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Does a Woman ‘Walking’ Her Boyfriend on a Leash Signal Covid Ennui?

Does a Woman ‘Walking’ Her Boyfriend on a Leash Signal Covid Ennui?

Does a Woman ‘Walking’ Her Boyfriend on a Leash Signal Covid Ennui? Does a Woman ‘Walking’ Her Boyfriend on a Leash Signal Covid Ennui? Last Saturday at 9 p.m., as residents across Quebec sat indoors to obey a new pandemic curfew, the police patrolling the sleepy city of Sherbrooke observed a perhaps unlikely crime: a woman “walking” her boyfriend, attached …

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Millions Flock to Telegram and Signal as Fears Grow Over Big Tech

Millions Flock to Telegram and Signal as Fears Grow Over Big Tech

Millions Flock to Telegram and Signal as Fears Grow Over Big Tech Millions Flock to Telegram and Signal as Fears Grow Over Big Tech Neeraj Agrawal, a spokesman for a cryptocurrency think tank, has typically used the encrypted messaging app Signal to chat with privacy-minded colleagues and peers. So he was surprised on Monday when the app alerted him to …

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No signal: Internet ‘dead zones’ cut rural students off from virtual classes.

No signal: Internet ‘dead zones’ cut rural students off from virtual classes.

No signal: Internet ‘dead zones’ cut rural students off from virtual classes. No signal: Internet ‘dead zones’ cut rural students off from virtual classes. Shekinah and Orlandria Lennon were sitting at their kitchen table this fall, taking online classes, when video of their teachers and fellow students suddenly froze on their laptop screens. The wireless antenna on the roof had …

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Does Trump’s Defeat Signal the Start of Populism’s Decline?

Does Trump’s Defeat Signal the Start of Populism’s Decline?

Does Trump’s Defeat Signal the Start of Populism’s Decline? Does Trump’s Defeat Signal the Start of Populism’s Decline? LONDON — When Hungary’s populist prime minister, Viktor Orban, joined a parade of foreign leaders in congratulating President-elect Joe Biden this week, he conspicuously failed to note that Mr. Biden had actually beaten his friend, President Trump. Like other right-wing populists, from …

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Ant I.P.O. Could Signal Hong Kong’s Future Under China

Ant I.P.O. Could Signal Hong Kong's Future Under China

Ant I.P.O. Could Signal Hong Kong’s Future Under China Ant I.P.O. Could Signal Hong Kong’s Future Under China HONG KONG — In Hong Kong, a city enveloped in uncertainty, Felix Lee is optimistic about the future. The reason: China. For many people in Hong Kong, China has caused nothing but alarm. Beijing’s imposition of a national security law this summer …

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TV Ratings for Biden and Trump Signal an Increasingly Polarized Nation

TV Ratings for Biden and Trump Signal an Increasingly Polarized Nation

TV Ratings for Biden and Trump Signal an Increasingly Polarized Nation TV Ratings for Biden and Trump Signal an Increasingly Polarized Nation Americans who watched the political conventions on television opted for news networks with partisan fan bases to a degree unseen in recent years, another sign of an increasingly divided electorate as the nation hurtles toward the November election. …

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‘Tenet,’ Expected to Signal Hollywood’s Return, Is Pushed Back

‘Tenet,’ Expected to Signal Hollywood’s Return, Is Pushed Back

‘Tenet,’ Expected to Signal Hollywood’s Return, Is Pushed Back ‘Tenet,’ Expected to Signal Hollywood’s Return, Is Pushed Back LOS ANGELES — It’s now on you, “Mulan.” Warner Bros. on Friday pushed back the release of “Tenet,” a $200 million-plus mind bender from Christopher Nolan that was supposed to arrive in theaters on July 17 and jump-start the pandemic-stricken movie business. …

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Signal Is the Messaging App of the Protests

Signal Is the Messaging App of the Protests

Signal Is the Messaging App of the Protests Signal Is the Messaging App of the Protests “I stood in front of a crowd of a few thousand people the other day and told them to wear as nondescript clothing as possible,” said Lilith Sinclair, 25, an Afro-Indigenous organizer who lives in Portland, Ore. Conversations about privacy and data security have …

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China and U.S. Signal Harmony on Trade, Despite Broader Tensions

China and U.S. Signal Harmony on Trade, Despite Broader Tensions

China and U.S. Signal Harmony on Trade, Despite Broader Tensions China and U.S. Signal Harmony on Trade, Despite Broader Tensions The two countries said on Friday — Thursday night, Washington time — that their top trade and financial officials had held talks via conference call, their first since the coronavirus pandemic ballooned in late January. Although President Trump had suggested …

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Electric Trucks Will Be True Signal of Electric Vehicle Era

Electric Trucks Will Be True Signal of Electric Vehicle Era

Electric Trucks Will Be True Signal of Electric Vehicle Era Electric Trucks Will Be True Signal of Electric Vehicle Era The electric future, as dreamed up in the 1990s, centered on groundbreaking cars like General Motors’ EV1: tiny, faceless transportation pods, their sci-fi bubble shapes a testament to aerodynamic function over stylistic form. In 2020, the equivalent of a three-ton …

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