OA teacher climbs Africa’s tallest peak

Imagine standing on the Tanzanian border on the eastern coast of Africa where one of nature’s most stunning examples of its eternal power and might is facing you. Kilimanjaro, one of the seven tallest mountains in the world, is ranked with Mount Everest in the Himalayan mountain range and Mount Denali located in the American Cordillera Range of Alaska. Its peak is located at a staggering 19,341 feet, an impressive height for any serious hiker to summit…

http://easton.wickedlocal.com/news/20181001/oa-teacher-climbs-africas-tallest-peak

Windows 10 October 2018 Update Released: Here’s How To Get It Now

After much wait, Microsoft has officially released the Windows 10 October 2018 Update. That’s a pretty generic name but I guess Windows isn’t about making flashy headlines anymore. Instead, it aims to keep polishing the user experience with every update…

Windows 10 October 2018 Update Released: Here’s How To Get It Now

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Think You Don’t Need A Flu Shot? Here Are 5 Reasons To Change Your Mind

There are a lot of misconceptions out there about the flu shot.

But following a winter in which more than 80,000 people died from flu-related illnesses in the U.S. — the highest death toll in more than 40 years — infectious disease experts are ramping up efforts to get the word out.

“Flu vaccinations save lives,” Surgeon General Jerome Adams told the crowd at an event to kick off flu vaccine awareness last week at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. “That’s why it’s so important for everyone 6 months and older to get a flu vaccine every year.”…

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/10/01/652140517/think-you-dont-need-a-flu-shot-here-are-5-reasons-to-change-your-mind

Netflix Is Planning a Choose-Your-Own-Ending Adventure ‘Black Mirror’

Netflix Inc. is about to let you decide how your favorite show will end.

The streaming service is developing a slate of specials that will let viewers choose the next storyline in a TV episode or movie, according to people familiar with the matter. The company expects to release the first of these projects before the end of this year, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the plans are still private…

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-01/netflix-is-said-to-plan-choose-your-own-adventure-black-mirror

Tim Berners-Lee To Start A “New Internet” – Launches Open Source Project “Solid”

Due to the continuous torrent of data breaches and scandals like Cambridge Analytica, Tim Berners-Lee is devastated. To fight the powerful forces of the Internet, world wide web inventor has worked on a project called “Solid.”

In collaboration with MIT, the open-source project is build to make web decentralized, snatch power from big players like Facebook, Google, Amazon, etc. Solid offers tools to create social applications which follow the existing W3C standards. In simple words, you will have a tremendous amount of control over your data…

Tim Berners-Lee Launches Open Source Project Solid To Start A “New Internet”

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