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US border officials will examine 5 years’ worth of visa-seekers’ social media posts

US border officials will examine 5 years’ worth of visa-seekers’ social media posts

The new questionnaire that US visa applicants have to fill in requires them to supply biographical information stretching back 15 years and all their social media handles for the past 5 years.

Just a note: my first application for a …

by June 2, 2017 0 comments Tech
The ‘Nancy’ podcast is a radical lesson in empathy. Oh, and it’s super gay.

The ‘Nancy’ podcast is a radical lesson in empathy. Oh, and it’s super gay.

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When I ask the creators of new LGBTQ podcast Nancy how gay their show is, they’re caught a little off guard.

"We’ve never been asked that," laughs Kathy Tu, one-half of the friend duo that …

by May 22, 2017 0 comments Tech
Astronauts take epic 200th spacewalk outside the International Space Station

Astronauts take epic 200th spacewalk outside the International Space Station

A spacewalk view.

Two NASA astronauts are floating around in the void outside the International Space Station Friday.

NASA’s Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer are, at the time of this writing, comfortably inside their spacesuits traversing the outside of the …

by May 22, 2017 0 comments Tech