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NBC Paris Olympics opening ceremony to play on IMAX

A view shows the logo of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, in Paris, France, March 19, 2024. Benoit Tessier | ReutersMany of the world's greatest athletes will make their big-screen debut in IMAX theaters this summer.NBC announced Friday that its live coverage of the 2024 Paris Olympics opening ceremony on July 26 will play on more than 150 IMAX screens in the U.S.The Summer Olympics opening ceremony will be the first not held in a stadium. Instead, organizers will send Olympians down the River Seine on a…

‘Baldur’s Gate 3’ developer won’t make a sequel or expansion: “life is too short”

Larian Studios, the developer behind Baldur’s Gate 3, has confirmed that it will not be making a highly requested expansion or Baldur’s Gate 4. Speaking at this month’s Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, Larian Studios founder and CEO Swen Vincke shared that the studio will not be following up the massive success of Baldur’s Gate 3 with another game in the Dungeons & Dragons series it’s set in. “Baldur’s Gate will always have a warm spot in our heart,” shared Vincke. “We’ll forever be proud of it…

United Airlines starts letting customers pool frequent flyer miles

Passengers check in for United Airlines flights at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, Dec. 13, 2022.Scott Olson | Getty ImagesHere's a friendship test: Would you share your frequent flyer miles with your pals? United Airlines is betting customers will be open to it.The airline on Thursday started allowing members of its MileagePlus loyalty program to pool their frequent flyer miles and tap into that stash for trips on United.A "pool leader" can pick up to four other family members or friends to participate…

Weka Makes Life Simpler for Developers

Weka, the AI-native data platform company, recently delivered a series of compelling announcements and performance benchmarks at the 54th IT Press Tour that demonstrated how their platform is making life easier for developers, engineers, and architects working on AI, machine learning, and high-performance computing projects. With its focus on simplicity, performance, and scalability, Weka is empowering these technical professionals to achieve their goals more efficiently. Delivering Unmatched Performance One of the key…

32-Year-Old Has Lived In Florida Senior Community For 3 Years: “It’s Become A Joy [In] My Life”

A woman in her early thirties moved into a senior living community in Florida, USA, facing challenges, including a hurricane-induced renovation, but finding unexpected connections with the elderly, as well as experiencing mental growth amid the experience.32-year-old Liz White visited her retired parents in Naples, Florida, in 2021, where they had been spending their winters.Upon her visit, Liz reportedly became notified about an apartment becoming available in her parents’ building, prompting her decision to move…

‘La Hija del Rap’ Speaks the Truth About Life in the DR

There are few people on planet Earth who can rap as fast as J Noa — and even fewer who actually have something to say. On her 2023 debut EP, Autodidactica, the 18-year-old MC from the 5 de Abril barrio in San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic, showcased one of the most nimble flows in rap of any language, along with a penchant for strings-laden throwback beats and a modern perspective. Beyond merely precocious, her voice carries the weight of one who’s seen some things and lived to tell about them.  The frenetic,…

Your Wild and Precious Life by Liz Jensen review – spiritual awakening in the aftermath of loss | Autobiography and memoir

One day, Liz Jensen’s son, Raphaël, meets death in the garden. It’s a bird: a great tit that he picks up and brings inside. ‘‘I found a sleeping bird,’’ he says to his mother, who explains that this particular bird will not be waking up. They dig a hole for it and hold a funeral. “Not a bird any more, we tell him. Underground, it will rot and magic into something else. But this makes no sense to him. He puts snail shells on the little grave and howls.”At the age of 25, Raphaël meets death again. He is on a training run in…

Asteroid Bennu samples collected by NASA’s OSIRIS-REx have building blocks of life, reveals study

NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission has delivered an extraordinary revelation with its sample collection from asteroid Bennu, unveiling a treasure trove of clues about the origins of life. Initial studies of the 4.5-billion-year-old sample have uncovered the presence of carbon and water, suggesting that the fundamental components for life on Earth may also exist within this extraterrestrial rock.Ingredients of life discovered in asteroid Bennu samplesThe OSIRIS-REx mission surpassed expectations by not only meeting but exceeding…

"I`m a different person": Regina King shares how her life has changed after son`

Actor and filmmaker Regina King shared how her life has changed after the death of her only son Ian Alexander Jr, reported People. In an interview that was aired on `Good Morning America`, the 53-year-old Oscar winner marked two years since Ian`s passing, sharing how "grief is a journey." She shared that her upcoming film, Shirley, is dedicated to her late son. The preview clip shows Roberts, 63, asking King, "What have these last two years been like for you?" According to People, Ian died by suicide in January 2022…

Best 3D printers on Amazon to bring your ideas to life: Check top options from WOL3D, Pixel and more

In the realm of 3D printing, affordability and quality often walk hand in hand. Whether you're a hobbyist exploring the wonders of additive manufacturing or a professional seeking precision and reliability, choosing the right 3D printer can significantly impact your experience. Here, we present a curated list of the best 3D printers on Amazon, ranging from budget-friendly options to the more premium models, each offering unique features and capabilities to cater to diverse needs. Products included in this article…