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Pause of J&J vaccine was the right call, say 88 Percent of polled Americans

pause, shrug — Poll results contradict concerns that the pause added to hesitancy. Beth Mole – Apr 20, 2021 10:25 pm UTC Enlarge / General exterior view of the head office of Janssen pharmaceutical company on April 15, 2021 in Leiden, Netherlands. About 88 percent of Americans support the pause of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19…

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Everybody hates”FLoC,” Google’s Monitoring plan for Chrome Advertisements

Go FLoC yourself — The EFF, Mozilla, Brave, Vivaldi, and DuckDuckGo, say “no way” to FLoC. Ron Amadeo – Apr 20, 2021 9:48 pm UTC Enlarge / Vivaldi’s graphic on FLoC. VivaldiGoogle wants to kill third-party tracking cookies used for ads in Chrome with the “Chrome Privacy Sandbox.” Since Google is also the world’s largest…

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Grab a pair of recommended Anker noise-canceling headphones for $68

Dealmaster — Dealmaster also has deals on Fitbit trackers, great wireless mice, and more. Ars Staff – Apr 20, 2021 7:58 pm UTC Ars TechnicaToday’s Dealmaster is headlined by a nice discount on Anker’s Soundcore Life Q30: the wireless noise-canceling headphones are currently down to $68 at Amazon. That’s $12 off the pair’s usual going…

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Hackers are exploiting a Pulse Secure 0-day to breach orgs around the world

PULSE SECURE — Exploits allow state-backed hackers to bypass 2FA and breach defense contractors. Dan Goodin – Apr 20, 2021 7:40 pm UTC Hackers backed by nation-states are exploiting critical vulnerabilities in the Pulse Secure VPN to bypass two-factor authentication protections and gain stealthy access to networks belonging to a raft of organizations in the…

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In evolving to infect mink, SARS-CoV-2’s risk for humans changes

Good and bad — It’s less infective, but it has a lower immune profile. John Timmer – Apr 20, 2021 6:38 pm UTC Enlarge / The coronavirus spike protein that mediates coronavirus entry into host cell.We’ve always needed to limit the total SARS-CoV-2 infections for reasons beyond the immediate risk they pose to the infected.…

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Lines and D pairings

The Canadiens hit the ice for practice in Edmonton on Tuesday to prepare for their second straight matchup against the Oilers slated for Wednesday.Carey Price, who left Monday’s game with an upper-body injury, did not take part in the skate with his teammates.SHOP: O8 Lifestyle x Canadiens Kids’ Rain JacketHere are the lines and D…

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Super League to ‘Reconsider Most Appropriate Steps’ After English Clubs Leave

Matt Dunham/Associated PressThe Super League released a statement on Tuesday saying it would “reconsider the most appropriate steps to reshape the project” after all six Premier League founding members—Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham—officially withdrew from the competition, along with the Serie A’s Inter Milan.  The statement read as follows:Fabrizio Romano @FabrizioRomano#SuperLeague official statement…

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WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from April 20

0 of 7Credit: WWE.comWWE NXT started off Tuesday night with a big show that included surprises, title changes and fresh faces to the black-and-gold brand. Continuing that evolution of NXT, the April 20 edition promised more title matches and a huge debut.Just two weeks after his vicious war with Adam Cole, Kyle O’Reilly returned to…

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49ers Rumors: SF Hasn’t Decided Between Mac Jones, Fields, Lance with No. 3 Pick

Much of the first round of the 2021 NFL draft hinges on the decision the San Francisco 49ers, since the Jacksonville Jaguars and New York Jets are widely believed to be taking Trevor Lawrence and Zach Wilson, respectively, with the first two picks. As for which quarterback the Niners favor, well, that remains to be seen.…

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Lakers’ LeBron James Tweets ‘Accountability’ After Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict

Mark J. Terrill/Associated PressLos Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James reacted on Twitter after a jury found former police officer Derek Chauvin guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter for the killing of George Floyd.LeBron James @KingJamesACCOUNTABILITYJames has used his platform many times to speak on the murder of Floyd and ensuing protests against systemic racism…