17 May, 2024
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Hurry ! Equifax breach settlement emails are real

Just like no one ever asked to be born, no one asked to have a credit score, and yet we all do. And now, unlike in your actual life, you may be entitled to financial compensation for simply having a credit score, thanks to Equifax.

“Why,” you may ask? Payments in the 2017 Equifax data breach are finally being disbursed, and users across social media are asking if they’re real. If so, are they getting a payment too? And why is the payment so small?

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Analyzing the Financial Impact of Introducing Apple Wallet for Mobile Access

In the contemporary digital landscape, the prevalence of smartphones and wearable devices for various purposes, including building access, has become increasingly ubiquitous. One notable innovation in this realm is the integration of Apple Wallet for mobile access, enabling iPhone users to utilize their digital access cards and employee badges stored within their Apple Wallet for seamless building entry. While this promises an enhanced user experience, it is imperative to meticulously examine the associated costs and potential challenges, particularly when interfacing with legacy hardware and existing access control systems.

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National Pepperoni Pizza Day

There’s a day for almost everything on the calendar, but some celebrations are just too delicious to ignore. One such day is the annual “National Pepperoni Pizza Day,” a day that brings people together to revel in the irresistible charm of America’s favorite pizza topping. On September 20th, pizza lovers across the nation unite to pay homage to the classic, the iconic, the ever-popular pepperoni pizza.

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The oldest federal judge in the US sues colleagues for alleged bullying after being suspended for mental fitness concerns.

Judge Pauline Newman, 96, Sues Colleagues for Alleged Bullying After Being Suspended for Mental Fitness Concerns.

Newman, who was appointed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in 1985 by President Ronald Reagan, was suspended for one year in September 2023 after a panel of judges said she had refused to cooperate with an investigation into her mental fitness.

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Menendez, a Democratic senator from New Jersey, has been indicted on federal corruption charges.

The indictment alleges that Menendez and his wife, Nadine, accepted hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes in exchange for using the senator’s power and influence to benefit the government of Egypt and other individuals. The bribes are alleged to have included cash, gold, payments toward a home mortgage, compensation for a low-or-no-show job, a […]

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Kaia Gerber, Austin Butler ‘very secure’ relationship

What’s the secret to their success? According to a source, it’s all about their “very secure” relationship.

“Kaia and Austin are very understanding of each other’s busy schedules,” the source told Us Weekly. “They make sure to spend quality time together when they can, and they’re always supportive of each other’s careers.”

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“What Sets George Kittle’s Helmet Apart from the Standard NFL Gear?”

The innovative design and tailored features of the Vicis Zero2 Trench not only align with Kittle’s role on the field but also represent a stride forward in player safety. The helmet’s emphasis on cushioning linemen, and tight ends like Kittle, against frequent impacts reflects a considerate approach to addressing the unique challenges faced by players in these positions.

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Bitcoin Short-Term Holders in Panic Mode as Nearly All Are in the Red

Bitcoin speculators are dealing with “a degree of panic” as their BTC holdings sit in unrealized loss, according to a recent report by on-chain analytics firm Glassnode.

The report, published on September 17, found that 97.5% of Bitcoin’s short-term holders (STHs) are currently in unrealized loss. This means that their cost basis for BTC is higher than the current market price.

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US general says Trump was angered by invite to wounded soldier: “Nobody wants to see that”

A retired US general has claimed that former President Donald Trump was angered by an invitation to meet with a wounded soldier who had lost his legs in Afghanistan.

Lieutenant General Mark Milley, the former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, made the claim in his new book, “Battlegrounds: The Fight to Defend the American Way of Life.”

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Lionel Messi to miss Inter Miami’s next game after leaving Toronto match early

Lionel Messi will miss Inter Miami’s next game against Orlando City SC on Sunday, September 24, after leaving Wednesday’s match against Toronto FC early with a leg injury.

“He had an old injury that had been bothering him,” Martino said. “We don’t think it’s a muscular injury, but we have to continue being careful and we’ll look at him the next few days.”

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Tropical Storm Warning Issued for Eastern Seaboard Ahead of Weekend Rain and Wind Threat

A tropical storm warning has been issued for regions along the North Carolina and mid-Atlantic coasts in anticipation of an evolving storm system. This storm is poised to bring about blustery winds, torrential rainfall, perilous rip currents, and potential coastal inundation across a stretch from Florida to New England, as it tracks northward near the coastline throughout the upcoming weekend.