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AP Explains: Streaming of German synagogue attack on Twitch

Oct. 10, 2019 2:48 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The attacker who killed two people in a shooting at a German synagogue livestreamed the assault on Twitch, a video service owned by Amazon. It was one of the first violent attacks streamed on the service, which is best known for letting people watch others play competitive video games....

AP Explains: Meet Twitch, Amazon's live-streaming video site

Oct. 9, 2019 6:02 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The attacker who killed two people in a shooting at a German synagogue live-streamed the assault on Twitch, a video service owned by Amazon. It was one of the first violent attacks streamed on the service, which is best known for letting people watch others play competitive video games....

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Oct. 8, 2019 5:33 PM EDT

App Store Official Charts for the week ending October 6, 2019: App Store Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 4. iSchedule, HotSchedules 5. NBA 2K20, 2K 6. Facetune, Lightricks Ltd. 7. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 8. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 9....

Custom-made cakes put smiles on the faces of ill children

Oct. 5, 2019 3:05 AM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Few things can sweeten the day of an ailing child like a beautifully frosted birthday cake. And few bakers know how to spin sugar and flour into an edible fantasy like the artisans of Icing Smiles. The organization has iced nearly 19,000 smiles since its inception in 2010, when Tracy...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Oct. 1, 2019 1:52 PM EDT

App Store Official Charts for the week ending September 29, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 4. NBA 2K20, 2K 5. iSchedule, HotSchedules 6. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 7. Facetune, Lightricks Ltd. 8. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 9. Procreate...

Ready student one? Universities launch degrees in esports

Oct. 1, 2019 8:16 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — On their first week in class, a group of students is playing a first-person shooter video game in a sleek new digital studio. It's their introduction to the degree in esports they've all enrolled in. The group clicking away on their mice are at the University of Staffordshire, one of several...

Nielsen's top programs for Sept. 16-22

Sep. 24, 2019 5:20 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Sept. 16-22. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. NFL Football: L.A. Rams at Cleveland, NBC, 18.59 million. 2. "Sunday Night NFL Pre-Kick," NBC, 13.17 million. 3. NFL Football: Cleveland at N.Y. Jets, ESPN, 12.22...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Sep. 24, 2019 3:36 PM EDT

App Store Official Charts for the week ending September 22, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Pocket Build, MoonBear LTD 4. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 5. iSchedule, HotSchedules 6. Tap Roulette - Make Decisions with Friends!, Laan Labs 7. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 8....

Make gets community for taking turtles, turtle eggs

Sep. 21, 2019 3:02 AM EDT

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to 100 hours of community service for illegally possessing turtles and turtle eggs. Court records show that Michael Clemons pleaded guilty Friday in Charlotte County to taking or possessing more than one turtle per day and transporting more than one...

Nielsen's top programs for Sept. 9-15

Sep. 17, 2019 6:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Sept. 9-15. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. NFL Football: Philadelphia at Atlanta, NBC, 17.64 million. 2. "NFL Post-Game," Fox, 15.02 million. 3. NFL Football: Houston at New Orleans, ESPN, 13.53 million. 4....