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Russian nuclear scientists were arrested for using a supercomputer to mine bitcoin

Russian nuclear scientists were arrested for using a supercomputer to mine bitcoin

Employers typically frown upon using company resources for personal gain, and some scientists at a nuclear weapons facility in Russian Federation are finding that out the hard way. The Federal Nuclear Center - the heart of Russia's nuclear operations - reportedly employs up to 20,000 people and its supercomputer boasts a capacity of 1 petaflop, the equivalent of 1,000 trillion calculations per second.


LL Bean changes lifetime guarantee to 1-year return policy

LL Bean changes lifetime guarantee to 1-year return policy

The guarantee covered the item's full lifetime. So what's the new policy? In 2013, after people bragged of taking used REI products bought at swap meets to the store for cash refunds, the company began requiring customers to make their returns within a year of purchase (with some exceptions: outdoor electronic items have a 90-day return window, but products with manufacturing defects can be returned anytime).


Number Three Official at Justice Dept. Out

Number Three Official at Justice Dept. Out

Brand's leaving for a job as general counsel in the private sector, the sources said . Such a move could have put her in charge of the special counsel and, by extension, left her in the cross hairs of the president. 2 official, and Brand, saying they "represent the kind of quality and leadership that we want in the department". In her role as associate attorney general, Brand oversaw a broad portfolio, including the Justice Department's anti-trust, civil rights, tax and civil divisions .


How Obdulia Sanchez Reacted To Sentencing For Livestreaming Crash That Killed Sister

How Obdulia Sanchez Reacted To Sentencing For Livestreaming Crash That Killed Sister

A young woman in California has been sentenced to more than six years in prison for driving drunk while livestreaming the crash that killed her younger sister. "I'm sorry baby. I'm a hold it down". Between time served and good behavior in prison, she may be eligible for release in the fall of 2020. "Why did God choose me to be the older sister".