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Two electric scooter companies, Skip and Scoot, take the win for SF permitsTwo electric scooter companies, Skip and Scoot, take the win for SF permits

And then there were two. Twelve companies, including Uber and Lyft, had been jockeying for permits to operate dockless, rentable electric scooter programs in San Francisco. But the city had said there was room for just five. After three months of studying applications, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) said Thursday that only two […]

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Zoom all the way into the supermassive black hole at the centre of our galaxyZoom all the way into the supermassive black hole at the centre of our galaxy

Last week observers at the European Southern Observatory confirmed something scientists have long suspected: Sagittarius A*, an astronomical radio source at the centre of our galaxy, is actually a supermassive black hole.   In order to prove this, scientists needed to observe objects travelling close to Sagittarius A*. When a star called S2 orbited deep […]

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Slack’s new logo is weirdSlack’s new logo is weird

Changing your well-known logo can be a risky move, and I’m still not sure if Slack’s revision makes sense. I came in on a Monday morning, fired up the work MacBook Pro, and found odd new icons replacing the familiar hash logo on my Chrome browser. Slack, the instant messaging app that makes it easier […]

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The Walking Dead’s Rick Grimes is getting his own movie trilogy spin-offThe Walking Dead’s Rick Grimes is getting his own movie trilogy spin-off

Much has been made of season eight being the swansong for Rick Grimes, the titular hero of AMC’s long-running series The Walking Dead. But despite the series finale airing tonight, this isn’t the end for everyone’s favourite zombie slaying ex-cop. Rick Grimes will return in several more projects set in The Walking Dead universe, including […]

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