Sport

Lions wrap up draft class by signing Josh Paschal

The Lions have officially wrapped up their 2022 draft class. Detroit announced on Friday that the club has signed second-round pick Josh Paschal. Paschal, a defensive end, was this year’s 46th overall pick out of Kentucky. He registered 13.0 sacks with 35.5 tackles for loss for the program, including 5.0 sacks and 15.0 tackles for […]

Lifestyle

Feds warn of 14 infant deaths in rockers from Fisher-Price, Kids2

At least 13 infant deaths have been reported in Fisher-Price’s Infant-to-Toddler Rockers and Newborn-to-Toddler Rockers since 2009, while there has been one death reported with a Kids2 Bright Starts Rocker, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and both companies warned in new alerts issued Tuesday. Rockers should never be used for sleep, and infants […]

Business

U.S. broadens restrictions on Belarus national airline after violations

The U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday broadened export controls on Belarus’s national airline, Belavia, for providing flights on Boeing aircraft in violation of restrictions issued after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Companies around the world are now prohibited from maintaining, repairing and otherwise using U.S. parts or equipment to service Belavia’s fleet, according to a Commerce […]

Technology

Samsung’s ViewFinity S8 high-res monitor caters to creatives and content creators

Samsung has added a new tier to its ViewFinity line of high-resolution monitors for creative professionals and content creators. The Samsung ViewFinity S8 monitors are offered in 27-inch and 32-inch variants. They feature IPS matte panels with a resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 (UHD) and cover 98 percent of the DCI-P3 color space. The larger […]

News

Thriving Townsville street art scene ‘on par’ with world’s best, says public art researcher – ABC News

It may seem unlikely to some but this North Queensland city is fast emerging as a hot spot on the international street art map. Buildings in Townsville’s CBD are adorned with eye-catching art that has transformed the city into a head-turning public gallery. The colourful works form the basis of a Griffith University investigation into […]

Sport

Giants LB Justin Hilliard suspended two games

Giants linebacker Justin Hilliard has been suspended for the first two games of the 2022 season. The team announced Hilliard’s suspension with a statement from the league. Hilliard’s ban is due to a violation of the league’s performance-enhancing substance policy. Hilliard joined the Giants as a waiver claim last September. He signed with the 49ers […]

Lifestyle

Novel radiopharmaceutical pair detects and treats melanoma, shows potential for broad application in solid tumors

A newly developed small-molecular radiopharmaceutical pair has successfully visualized and treated melanoma in a preclinical study, according to new research presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging 2022 Annual Meeting. Targeting a receptor that is aberrantly overproduced in many human solid tumors, this theranostic (therapy + diagnostic) approach shows promise for non-invasive […]

Business

Growth woes after Swiss, UK rate hikes drag European shares to 16-month lows

European stocks tumbled to their lowest levels in 16 months on Thursday after policy tightening in Britain and Switzerland fuelled fresh worries about the impact of inflation on the global economy. Already under pressure at the open after the U.S. Federal Reserve’s big interest rate hike on Wednesday, the benchmark STOXX 600 (.STOXX) fell further […]

Technology

Call of Duty rolls out additional mitigations to frustrate cheaters

Call of Duty is one of the most popular franchises in gaming. Unfortunately, it’s also a magnet for cheaters looking for an unfair advantage against their peers. The relationship between cheat makers and a game’s developer largely mirrors what we see in the greater software security industry between bad actors that write nefarious code and […]

News

Acclaimed Martumili artists’ work lights up the Opera House for Vivid festival

Internationally acclaimed Martumili artists from WA’s East Pilbara have illuminated the Sydney Opera House as part of the Vivid Sydney Festival. Martumili artwork lights up Sydney Opera House in one of Vivid Sydney’s “most outstanding commissions ever”‘Yarrkalpa – Hunting Ground’ was animated by Curiious and accompanied by an Electric Fields soundtrackThe original artwork in on […]