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Of course guys think their companies are doing fine on gender diversity

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When it comes to gender-based discrimination and equal opportunities at work, men see their companies through rose-colored glasses.

Twitter users helped identify a mysterious blob on weather radar

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When the National Weather Service calls, Twitter answers.

The BBC reported Friday that on October 3 the National Weather Service (NWS) spotted what it believed to be a 70-mile-wide swarm of birds on its Doppler radar over the Denver area.

Google Maps error sends tourists looking for Australia’s Blue Mountains to a suburban cul-de-sac

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Mapping the world to the minute is a task.

And sure, Google Maps can mess up from time to time. But tourists in Australia looking for the country’s iconic Blue Mountains have been regularly led astray by the platform. Looking for sweeping Australian bush panoramas, they’ve instead been landing in a small, quiet cul-de-sac in a suburb called Dargan in New South Wales.

Reported by Fairfax, the Maps error has been causing…

Google Maps error sends tourists looking for Australia’s Blue Mountains to a suburban cul-de-sac

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Mapping the world to the minute is a task.

And sure, Google Maps can mess up from time to time. But tourists in Australia looking for the country’s iconic Blue Mountains have been regularly led astray by the platform. Looking for sweeping Australian bush panoramas, they’ve instead been landing in a small, quiet cul-de-sac in a suburb called Dargan in New South Wales.

Reported by Fairfax, the Maps error has been causing…

Sony’s new PlayStation VR headset is a little nicer than the last one

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When it came out in October 2016, the PlayStation VR did not exactly wow us: It looked nice and modern, but its tracking system and Move controllers left a lot to be desired.

Man tries to escape hotel bill by crossing a telephone wire over to the next building

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If you’re afraid of heights, look away. A man in China tried fleeing a hotel bill by escaping through a high-rise window, and climbing onto thin telephone wires to get to another building all the way across the street.

Unfortunately, he appears to have underestimated how difficult that would be, and he’s seen struggling to keep his balance, even swinging his body over the swaying wire to anchor it.

Eventually, he…

Man tries to escape hotel bill by crossing a telephone wire over to the next building

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If you’re afraid of heights, look away. A man in China tried fleeing a hotel bill by escaping through a high-rise window, and climbing onto thin telephone wires to get to another building all the way across the street.

Unfortunately, he appears to have underestimated how difficult that would be, and he’s seen struggling to keep his balance, even swinging his body over the swaying wire to anchor it.

Eventually, he…

Kim Kardashian bashes ‘fake’ rumors about her reaction to Kylie Jenner’s pregnancy

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As rumors about Kylie Jenner’s alleged pregnancy continue to swirl, the Kardashian-Jenners have stayed relatively mum on the subject.

Here’s why Apple removed 3D Touch app-switching in iOS 11

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Those updating to iOS 11 may be surprised to realize that switching between apps isn’t quite as easy as it was in iOS 10.

While double tapping the home button still works to bring up the multitasking view, Apple removed the 3D Touch gesture that also allowed you to switch between apps.

It may have been one of the lesser-known 3D Touch gestures, but pressing on the left edge of the screen, brought up the multitasking view that lets you quickly flip…

Here’s why Apple removed 3D Touch app-switching in iOS 11

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Those updating to iOS 11 may be surprised to realize that switching between apps isn’t quite as easy as it was in iOS 10.

While double tapping the home button still works to bring up the multitasking view, Apple removed the 3D Touch gesture that also allowed you to switch between apps.

It may have been one of the lesser-known 3D Touch gestures, but pressing on the left edge of the screen, brought up the multitasking view that lets you quickly flip…