China Roundup: Tech giants take stance on Beijing’s data control in Hong Kong

China Roundup: Tech giants take stance on Beijing’s data control in Hong Kong

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Devolver Digital launches interactive experience to explore its new game

Devolver Digital launches interactive experience to explore its new game

Rather than simply host an “online” convention featuring Zoom chats and pre-recorded trailers, Devolver turned the whole situation into a game. Devolverland Expo is a free-to-play, first-person “marketing simulator” in which players explore an abandoned convention center after the annual Devolver Digital expo was “mysteriously canceled.”

The pandemic has made UK government rethink its relationship with data

The pandemic has made UK government rethink its relationship with data

Minerva Studio – stock.adobe.com Data has been essential to fighting the coronavirus outbreak, and the forthcoming National Data Strategy promises to place data at the heart of the UK’s economic recovery By Oliver Dowden, HM Government Published: 09 Jul 2020 It’s taken a global crisis for us to rethink our relationship with data. Over the…

The best cordless vacuum for 2020

The best cordless vacuum for 2020

Today’s advanced vacuum cleaners are nothing like the clunky models of decades past. They’re cordless, lightweight and they pack rechargeable batteries for extreme portability and convenience. These machines aren’t simple dustbusters either. They rival a traditional upright corded vacuum, both in flexibility and power. Seriously, these things have the strong suction necessary for a hardcore…

Inside the Milan Hotel That Housed Covid-19 Patients

Inside the Milan Hotel That Housed Covid-19 Patients

Hotel Michelangelo is a fine place to stay. Located in central Milan, it boasts four stars and close proximity to tourist attractions. Not that those things matter much to its recent guests: They’re forbidden to leave. As part of efforts to contain Covid-19, which has claimed more than 34,000 lives across Italy, Milanese authorities have…

‘Big mistake’: Barr, White House officials tried to keep Trump from getting involved in Stone’s sentencing

‘Big mistake’: Barr, White House officials tried to keep Trump from getting involved in Stone’s sentencing

WASHINGTON — Some White House officials were against offering clemency to Roger Stone and were outraged by President Donald Trump’s decision to do so Friday night, people familiar with the matter told NBC News.Among those opposed to Trump’s decision to spare his longtime adviser from having to report to prison next week was White House…