Airbnb lets hosts put cameras inside your rental

Yes, Airbnb is totally cool with hosts placing video cameras inside their rentals. And yes, it’s creepy as hell.  The issue of hidden cameras in Airbnbs is once again back in the news this week, after a family traveling through Ireland discovered a camera disguised as some sort of smoke detector in their rental. And while, according to CNN, Airbnb eventually sided with the family, the latest privacy-violating incident forces us to confront a larger structural issue sure to turn off many a renter: Airbnb policy permits hosts to put…

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Twitter is experiencing a weird bug that’s affecting likes and retweets

Hey Twitter, what’s going on with my likes?Image: mashable/vicky leta By Johnny Lieu2019-02-13 03:59:11 UTC Something is up with Twitter. It’s not only that it’s hard to follow a conversation between two people on the platform, but rather there’s a weird bug that’s messing up likes, retweets and notifications, something which Twitter is working on resolving. As reported by a number of Twitter users in the past day, the bug seems to cause likes and retweets to fluctuate wildly, or appear much lower than usual. Some users suspected Twitter was…

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Why There Are No Nuclear Airplanes

Neither program managed to overcome the problems of shielding and weight. The development of intercontinental ballistic missiles in the 1950s, moreover, weakened the case for developing nuclear-powered bombers. The nuclear airplane became redundant from a military point of view, as ICBMs avoided the problems of manned nuclear flight. They had only one-way missions, needed no refueling, and did not have pilots to shield. Without a military justification for atomic flight, funding withered away. The nuclear airplane began to die a slow death. In the late 1950s, the Eisenhower administration cut…

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Brother of JonBenet Ramsey Reaches Settlement with CBS

A $750 million defamation lawsuit filed against CBS by the brother of JonBenet Ramsey has been settled. The Daily Camera reports court records show that a Michigan Circuit Court judge on Wednesday dismissed the lawsuit filed by Burke Ramsey in December 2016. The terms of the settlement have not been disclosed. The lawsuit said that Burke Ramsey’s reputation was ruined after a television series suggested he killed his 6-year-old sister more than two decades ago. A spokesperson for producers of the TV program said in a statement that “an amicable………

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Brother of JonBenet Ramsey Reaches Settlement with CBS

A $750 million defamation lawsuit filed against CBS by the brother of JonBenet Ramsey has been settled. The Daily Camera reports court records show that a Michigan Circuit Court judge on Wednesday dismissed the lawsuit filed by Burke Ramsey in December 2016. The terms of the settlement have not been disclosed. The lawsuit said that Burke Ramsey’s reputation was ruined after a television series suggested he killed his 6-year-old sister more than two decades ago. A spokesperson for producers of the TV program said in a statement that “an amicable……

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Brother of JonBenet Ramsey Reaches Settlement with CBS

A $750 million defamation lawsuit filed against CBS by the brother of JonBenet Ramsey has been settled. The Daily Camera reports court records show that a Michigan Circuit Court judge on Wednesday dismissed the lawsuit filed by Burke Ramsey in December 2016. The terms of the settlement have not been disclosed. The lawsuit said that Burke Ramsey’s reputation was ruined after a television series suggested he killed his 6-year-old sister more than two decades ago. A spokesperson for producers of the TV program said in a statement that “an amicable…

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‘Confirmed evidence’ US-led coalition supports ISIS & other terrorists in Syria — RT News

TurkishPresident Recep Tayyip Erdogan has actually stated “it’s extremely clear” that the US-led union is sustaining terrorist teams in Syria, Islamic State (IS, additionally called ISIS/ISIL) amongst them. “Theyprovide assistance to terrorist teams consisting of Daesh (Arabicfor IS),” Erdogan stated. Sayingthat the United States have actually implicated Turkey of sustaining IS, talking at an interview on Tuesday the Turkish leader criticized the US-led union for aiding terrorists themselves. Apartfrom IS, he additionally discussed Kurdish People’s Protection Units in north Syria (YPG) and also Democratic Union Party (PYD) as teams sustained…

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