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How to fix your TV settings to make your screen look perfect

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It feels like it’s been months since the premiere of “The Long Night,” a highly anticipated episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones featuring the longest battle sequence in the history of film. Like the rest of the fantasy epic’s final season, it was divisive; some fans found it to be an enthralling example of the series at its best, while others found it to be an unsatisfying and abrupt ending to a major storyline.

One thing…

Fans react to emotional ‘Game of Thrones’ finale

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Warning: The following post contains spoilers for the finale of Game of Thrones. You must know this by now.

After nine years, eight seasons, and 73 episodes, Game of Thrones bowed out with – if nothing else – a massive sendoff. Tears were shed, fire breathed, and wine drunk (mostly by us). The Iron Throne dissolved (literally), giving way to Westeros’ first vaguely constitutional monarchy, and the Starks split up (by choice this time) to explore the world and keep the peace.

Season 8…

Fans react to emotional ‘Game of Thrones’ finale

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Warning: The following post contains spoilers for the finale of Game of Thrones. You must know this by now.

After nine years, eight seasons, and 73 episodes, Game of Thrones bowed out with – if nothing else – a massive sendoff. Tears were shed, fire breathed, and wine drunk (mostly by us). The Iron Throne dissolved (literally), giving way to Westeros’ first vaguely constitutional monarchy, and the Starks split up (by choice this time) to explore the world and keep the peace.

Season 8…

Spotify’s first piece of hardware is a voice assistant for your car

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It’s a car thing.

That’s the name of Spotify’s first voice-controlled plug-in smart device: Car Thing. In a blog post Friday, the music streaming company said the device would play music and podcasts for a “small group” of invited Spotify Premium users in the U.S.

Spotify said it could also be joined by devices called  Voice Thing and Home Thing. A company spokesperson wouldn’t elaborate beyond the blog post.

Spotify’s first piece of hardware is a voice assistant for your car

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It’s a car thing.

That’s the name of Spotify’s first voice-controlled plug-in smart device: Car Thing. In a blog post Friday, the music streaming company said the device would play music and podcasts for a “small group” of invited Spotify Premium users in the U.S.

Spotify said it could also be joined by devices called  Voice Thing and Home Thing. A company spokesperson wouldn’t elaborate beyond the blog post.

Meet the tropical islands that are now a plastics dumpster

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Discarded cigarette lighters, toothbrushes, and useless plastic water bottles have piled up on the Cocos Islands’ white sand beaches, a balmy tourist destination surrounded by aquamarine waters.

Marine scientist Jennifer Lavers and her research team traveled to this tropical paradise, an Australian territory in the Indian Ocean, for a couple weeks in 2017. They knew many beaches were littered with plastic trash, but after giving the coast proper scientific scrutiny, discovered the…

You can’t escape air pollution in national parks

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The National Park Service mission statement breathes some grand words, as the conservation agency intends to preserve the country’s natural resources “for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations.”

But the Park Service can’t keep out air pollution.

A new report published by the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) concluded that a whopping 85 percent of parks contend with unhealthy air. The problem is a respiratory toxin regularly created and found…

You can’t escape air pollution in national parks

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The National Park Service mission statement breathes some grand words, as the conservation agency intends to preserve the country’s natural resources “for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations.”

But the Park Service can’t keep out air pollution.

A new report published by the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) concluded that a whopping 85 percent of parks contend with unhealthy air. The problem is a respiratory toxin regularly created and found…

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ stars were given redacted scripts to avoid spoilers

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Spoiler alert if you haven’t watched Avengers: Endgame.

The first rule about Avengers: Endgame is don’t talk about Avengers: Endgame

That’s the unfortunate plight of anyone in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, particularly the cast of the next film on the schedule, Spider-Man: Far From Home

Stars Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Zendaya, Cobie Smulders, and Jacob Batalon joined Jimmy Kimmel on Thursday to chat about the film, but found themselves walking on eggshells attempting to speak…

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ stars were given redacted scripts to avoid spoilers

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Spoiler alert if you haven’t watched Avengers: Endgame.

The first rule about Avengers: Endgame is don’t talk about Avengers: Endgame

That’s the unfortunate plight of anyone in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, particularly the cast of the next film on the schedule, Spider-Man: Far From Home

Stars Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Zendaya, Cobie Smulders, and Jacob Batalon joined Jimmy Kimmel on Thursday to chat about the film, but found themselves walking on eggshells attempting to speak…