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Ancient Mongolian warriors may have inspired the Mulan legend

Enlarge /. Skeletal remains from a husband / wife funeral (woman is on the left). Airagiin Gozgor site, Orkhon province, Mongolia. Christine Lee The story of Mulan, a young woman disguised as a man to fight for China’s emperor, has become one of the most famous and popular stories in the world, not least thanks to Disney. The animated film …

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Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 Leak inspired us more for the Galaxy Note 20

The Samsung Galaxy Fold was touted as a smartphone and tablet in one device, but wasn’t very good in either mode. The front 4.6-inch display was too small, and even the 7.3-inch pop-up display was smaller than most tablets, including the 7.9-inch iPad mini. Now comes the news that Samsung is planning to downsize the display of the Samsung Galaxy …

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World of Warcraft: Shadowland's Torghast Endgame Dungeon is inspired by roguelikes

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands was just announced during BlizzCon 2019. When released next year, it will introduce a whole new set of dungeons and raids for the players they can conquer. But one peculiarity that Shadowland's new endgame does not really have to offer is the fact that game director Ion Hazzikostas says a random, ever-changing dungeon was inspired by …

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An efficient new depth sensor was inspired by spider eyes

Depth sensors are used in smartphones for functions such as face unlocking. These work with thousands of laser spots to map the details of a face, which requires a fast processor and a large battery to perform many calculations. The researchers looked for a way to perform similar functions in small devices with limited battery life, such as smartwatches or …

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The Jonas brothers were sharing the untold story of what really inspired them to reunite

The Jonas brothers are back together and better than ever. After focusing on their own lives and careers, the brothers celebrated their long-awaited comeback earlier this year. Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas and Kevin Jonas | Rebecca Sapp / Getty Images for The Recording Academy Although it took years and many heartfelt conversations before these brothers even considered being a band …

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Chowchilla School Bus kidnapper inspired by Dirty Harry is denied probation

In 1976 Woods along with Richard and James Schoenfeld abducted 26 children and their bus driver in Chowchilla, California. The abduction was inspired by the 1971 film "Dirty Harry". All three kidnappers were initially sentenced to 27 life sentences without probation. Woods was denied probation for the 17th time today, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Richard …

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Facebook's horizon is a new social VR network inspired by Spielberg's worst film

Screenshot: Oculus Today at Oculus Connect 6, Facebook's annual event that does its best To convince the world why VR is still a business, Horizon announced a huge virtual reality A playground where users can build their own worlds, create and play games, or just socialize with friends represented by legless animated avatars. The Oculus wireless VR system will soon …

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