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Prince’s Warner Bros. catalog goes to all streaming services

Tidal’s exclusive streaming rights to Prince’s Warner Bros. Records catalogue is over. The record company announced that starting Sunday, his music on the label — including albums like the seminal “Purple Rain” to his early work like “Dirty Mind” — will be made available on all streaming services.

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The state of residential solar power

Don't panic, but we will need to generate approximately 15TW of usable energy from renewable (carbon-neutral) sources by 2050 in order to stabilize the atmospheric CO2 concentration.

Solar is "probably the only long-term supply-side energy solution that is both large enough and acceptable enough to sustain the planet's long term …

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NORKS fires missile that India reckons it could shoot down in flight

While President Donald Trump hosted Japan's prime minister Shinzo Abe over the weekend, North Korea decided the time was right for another missile test.

But the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's 500 km test shot was thrown some shade by India, which on the weekend successfully test-fired a ballistic missile …

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Man jailed 16 months, and counting, for refusing to decrypt hard drives

Francis Rawls, a former Philadelphia police sergeant, has been in the Philadelphia Federal Detention Center for more than 16 months. His crime: the fired police officer has been found in contempt of court for refusing a judge's order to unlock two hard drives the authorities believe contain child pornography. Theoretically …

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Cheating Frenchman sues Uber for tipping off wife about affair

A businessman in southern France is suing ride-hailing company Uber over his wife's discovery of rides he took to see his lover, his lawyer said.
The man says he once requested an Uber driver from his wife's phone. Despite logging off, the application continued to send notifications to her iPhone …

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