Apple’s iPad drops to $299, plus the rest of the week’s best tech deals | Engadget

Valentina Palladino

Now’s a great time to pick up Apple’s iPad ahead of the upcoming school year. The base, 10.2-inch tablet is $30 off right now and down to $299, which is the best price we’ve seen it. It may not have all the bells and whistles that the iPad Air does, but it’s a solid, budget-friendly … Read more

Apple’s iPad drops to $299, plus the rest of the week’s best tech deals

Now’s a great time to pick up Apple’s iPad ahead of the upcoming school year. The base, 10.2-inch tablet is $30 off right now and down to $299, which is the best price we’ve seen it. It may not have all the bells and whistles that the iPad Air does, but it’s a solid, budget-friendly … Read more

HKD, AMTD, WTF? The stock you haven’t heard of that’s up 30,000% in 2 weeks

Contents AMTD Digital (HKD): What do they do? The Rise of AMTD Digital Stock Summarizing AMTD Digital (HKD)’s Mysterious Run We’re going to establish the number one most important thing right out of the gate, before we get into this situation: This is about as high risk as stocks get. This stock just IPO’d, is … Read more

Monkeypox can survive for weeks in water and on refrigerated food

Monkeypox virus can survive for weeks

The monkeypox virus can remain stable for days and even weeks on refrigerated food and in water, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate. Monkeypox is continuing to spread around the world, with three new deaths this past Friday and Saturday—the first such deaths to have … Read more

Why did gold price outlook just change? All eyes on next week’s employment report

(Kitco News) Gold rallied in response to the repricing of Federal Reserve rate hike expectations after the July FOMC meeting, but gold is not out of the woods just yet, with analysts not ruling out a drop back to $1,700. After raising rates by 75 basis points on Wednesday, Fed Chair Jerome Powell said another … Read more

Satellites can get lost in major solar storms and it could take weeks to find them

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In October 2003 satellite controllers lost track of hundreds of spacecraft for days after a major solar storm hit Earth. Experts worry that with the increase in the number of satellites and debris orbiting the planet in the nearly twenty years since, the next big solar storm could throw the near-Earth space into chaos for … Read more

‘I literally screamed out loud in pain’: my two weeks of monkeypox hell

I got monkeypox and it’s been a total nightmare. When New York Pride festivities kicked off on 24 June, I was aware that monkeypox was an emerging issue – especially for gay men – but I was also under the impression that the number of cases in the city was relatively small. What I didn’t … Read more

Two Weeks In, the Webb Space Telescope Is Reshaping Astronomy | Quanta Magazine

Hiding in JWST’s image of Jupiter is the volcanic moon Io interacting with Jupiter’s aurora — creating a small bump in the aurora low in the planet’s sky. The image reveals “material coming from Io streaming down the magnetic field lines,” said Melin. The effect has been seen before, but it was easily picked out … Read more