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    Google Meet Introduces New Immersive Backgrounds for Video Calls on Web

    Google Meet has added new immersive backgrounds and styles that allow Web users to change their backgrounds during a video call. The platform has added two new animated backdrops called Cafe and Condo which will help users represent their current time zone and climate. Both the interiors will have multiple iterations including rainy, sunny, or snowy weather, along with morning and night time zones. Google Meet previously offered background options including classroom, party, and forest. Additionally, Google Meet is offering options to add several light and colour filters and more stylised backgrounds to customise the video. Google on November 17  

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    China calls missile launch ‘routine test’ of new technology

    China says its launch of a new spacecraft was merely a test to see whether the vehicle could be re-used ByThe Associated Press October 19, 2021, 12:46 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BEIJING — China said Monday its launch of a new spacecraft was merely a test to see whether the vehicle could be reused. The launch involved a spacecraft rather than a missile and was of “great significance for reducing the use-cost of spacecraft and could provide a convenient and affordable way to make a round trip for mankind’s  

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    Charlotte parent calls for tighter restrictions on school-issued technology after finding adult content on computer

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – Almost one year into remote learning, a single mom made a shocking discovery on her child’s school-issued computer. Now, she’s calling for tighter restrictions on the technology. The mother, who wants to remain anonymous, told FOX 46 that her 12-year-old autistic daughter was viewing inappropriate images on her CMS Chromebook. A few weeks ago, a teacher tipped off the mom, telling her that her daughter was looking at “scantily clad” images during virtual class. That night, the girl’s mother went through the device, searching for what was being viewed and logged into. She says  

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