In the July 22, 2021, article,1 “Did Scientists Stifle the Lab-Leak Theory,” foreign reporter and columnist for Unherd, Ian Birrell, analyzes the circumstances that led to a near-complete blackout of questions about SARS-CoV-2’s origin. In September 2019, the Global Preparedness Monitoring Board issued a warning that a new infectious disease was poised to spread around […]

Visit AutoHunter Listing Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by, is a 419-original-mile 2021 Porsche 911 Carrera S presented as one of only 50 optioned with a factory-issued Aerokit. “The 911 two-door high-performance sportscar dates back to 1964 and has evolved through the subsequent decades with various changes to drivetrains and technology

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Two favorite American classics, one from Ford and one from Chevy, tied to lead the Mecum auction in Orlando, Florida, this past weekend, which scored an 80 percent sales rate and $35 million in total results. The auction-topping 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429 and custom 1961 Chevrolet Corvette each sold at Mecum for $352,000 (all

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WhatsApp introduced a new View Once feature that, precisely as its name suggests, enables viewers to set photos or videos to disappear from chats once they are viewed once. The Facebook-owned messaging application said in a blog post Tuesday that View Once–which will be rolled out to all users this week–was introduced to give people…

The YouTube Shorts Fund, initially revealed in May, officially debuted Tuesday. The Google-owned video site will distribute $100 million to creators over the remainder of 2021 and 2022, with payments of $100 to $10,000, based on viewership and engagement on the short-form videos. YouTube chief business officer Robert Kyncl said in a blog post that…

Creativity drives 80% of an ad’s effectiveness. Yet it continues to be the least objectively understood part of the marketing ecosystem. Anastasia Leng, founder and CEO of CreativeX, joined Adweek’s 2021 NexTech summit to reveal the impact of creative effectiveness in advertising and how brands can start tapping into this potential. Insights into creative power…

Google Maps on iOS is getting a major update, including the long-requested dark mode for those occasions when users are driving or navigating in lower light conditions. Google says the update – which also includes live home screen widgets and a mini app for iMessage – will assist users experiencing screen fatigue. The company says

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