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Suspect In Arden Fair Mall Fatal Shooting Makes First Court Appearance

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Tags: Crime, News, Local, Sacramento, Beck, Cbs, Sacramento Police Department, Arden Fair Mall, Lousiana, Sacramento News, Dewayne James Jr, Arden Fair Mall Black, Damario Beck, Sa Quan Reed James, Sa'Quan Reed James 17 Police

Holidays & Nights: Want socially-distanced holiday event ideas? We’ve got them!

Get updates on fun things to do for the holidays delivered to your inbox on Tuesdays with Our Holidays & Nights newsletter. Sign up here.  A couple and their dogs walk along giant holiday whale display during the first night of the 46th Holiday Harbor Lights in Dana Point on Wednesday, November 11, 2020. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz, Orange County Register/SCNG) This holiday season is anything but typical. Because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, seasonal events have been modified at best and ...
Tags: Holidays, Beck, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Long Beach, Harry Potter, Pasadena, Orange County, Valencia, Gavin Newsom, Bay, Riverside, Costa Mesa, Dana Point, Universal Studios Hollywood

Beck’s Beer Tastes Different When You Listen to These Tracks by Brazilian DJs

Beer brand Beck's, with the help of AKQA in S?o Paulo, has created music that reaches a frequency it claims can alter the taste of beer to make it more bitter. AKQA enlisted top electronic Brazilian DJs to remix their tracks at 73 Hz, after Oxford University studies suggested low sound can enhance the brain's...
Tags: Advertising, Beck, Oxford University, Akqa, Food & Beverage, S?o Paulo, CPG, AdFreak

‘Complete Success’: Rocket Lab’s booster recovery is a big step toward reusability

Rocket Lab has successfully recovered the first stage of an Electron launch vehicle after it made a controlled splashdown in the Atlantic, marking a major milestone in the company’s quest for a reusable rocket. CEO Peter Beck, speaking to press shortly after the operation, called the mission “a complete success” — and it raised $286,092 for charity to boot. This was the first major test of Rocket Lab’s improved Electron, which has a modified interstage (above the first stage booster but below...
Tags: Space, Beck, Tech, Atlantic, Aerospace, Launches, Mach, Electron, Rocket Lab, Valve Software, Gabe Newell, Peter Beck, Launch Vehicle, Gnome Chompski, Starship Children 's Hospital

Amazon Pharmacy is going to be the first big test of public trust in Prime and will expose the company to more scrutiny

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. c This week Amazon launched its new Amazon Pharmacy service, selling prescription and generic medications. Prime members will get a bunch of perks, including huge discounts of up to 80%. By selling healthcare, Amazon Prime is getting into a market where consumers are keenly aware of how sensitive their data is, which means it will have to walk a fine line to maintain public trust. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Amazon launched its new service Ama...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Time, US, Beck, Trends, Eu, Amazon Prime, Healthcare, Pfizer, Jeff Bezos, Forrester, Medications, HIPAA, Tech Insider

UCLA, UC Riverside test smartphone technology to warn users of coronavirus exposure

University of California students and staff are working to contain the coronavirus pandemic with their smartphones. The California Department of Public Health, Department of Technology and UC are pilot-testing technology that uses smartphones to identify and notify users of exposure to the virus that causes COVID-19. UC Riverside and UCLA are among the campuses in the trial. UC Riverside Chief Medical Officer Dr. Andres Gonzalez, who is overseeing a trial of a coronavirus contact tracing sma...
Tags: Health, Google, News, California, Singapore, Beck, Sport, Taiwan, Public Health, Soccer, Higher Education, Local News, Riverside County, UC, University Of California, Ucla

Rocket Lab is about to recover a used rocket booster for the first time. Watch the company launch its SpaceX-inspired mission live online.

An Electron's booster, or first stage, that Rocket Lab intends to recover in the Pacific Ocean after flying its "Return to Sender" mission. Rocket Lab via Twitter Rocket Lab, founded in 2006 by Peter Beck, plans to catch its first Electron rocket booster on Thursday night. The aerospace company is streaming live video of the mission, called "Return to Sender," starting around 8:15 p.m. ET on Thursday (2:15 p.m. NZT on Friday). For every person who watches the YouTube video feed, embedd...
Tags: Transportation, Space, Spacex, Elon Musk, News, Youtube, Beck, Trends, Earth, Live, Fundraising, New Zealand, Half-life, Valve, Rockets, Spaceflight

Rocket Lab is about to recover a space-launched booster for the first time. Watch the company fly its SpaceX-inspired mission live.

An Electron's booster, or first stage, that Rocket Lab intends to recover in the Pacific Ocean after flying its "Return to Sender" mission. Rocket Lab via Twitter Rocket Lab, founded in 2006 by Peter Beck, plans to catch its first Electron rocket booster on Thursday night. The aerospace company is streaming live video of the mission, called "Return to Sender," starting around 8:15 p.m. ET on Thursday (2:15 p.m. NZT on Friday). For every person who watches the YouTube video feed, embedd...
Tags: Transportation, Space, Spacex, Elon Musk, News, Youtube, Beck, Trends, Earth, Fundraising, New Zealand, Half-life, Valve, Rockets, Spaceflight, Pacific Ocean

Sergeant sues LAPD for disciplining him for social-media posts made from Orange County home

A sergeant is suing the Los Angeles Police Department and its chief for allegedly violating his right to free speech by disciplining him for off-duty social-media posts concerning gang violence in songs by the late rapper Nipsey Hussle and other issues. Sgt. Joel Sydanmaa, a 24-year-LAPD veteran, says he was wrongly disciplined for expressing his opinions as a private citizen while off-duty on his personal social-media accounts about public issues, according to the suit filed Monday, Nov. 16. An...
Tags: Facebook, Japan, News, Instagram, Supreme Court, La, Islamic State, Uncategorized, Beck, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Paris, Islam, Courts

SentriLock’s SentriKey™ Showing Service Provides a Single Solution for Client Management and Lockbox Access Needs

Committed to providing effective technology solutions and superb service to the members of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), SentriLock—a leading technology company and provider of property access management solutions—has upped the ante even further with the upcoming launch of SentriKey Showing Service. The subscription-based solution, which will provide an alternative to current showing service offerings in the market, will enable real estate professionals to schedule and manage show...
Tags: News, Beck, Radio, Latest News, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Lockbox, Real Estate Technology, SentriLock, Spotlights, Paige Tepping, Real Estate Showings, SentriKey, Chuck Shroder, Devin Beck, Sentrikey Showing Service

‘New York Will Eat You Alive’: Colin Firth Will Star in ‘Zombie Brother’ Adaptation

Colin Firth will star in New York Will Eat You Alive, an adaptation of the digital comic Zombie Brother. Todd Strauss-Schulson, director of the excellent horror-comedy The Final Girls, is helming the film, which is about a group of New Yorkers trying to survive a monster apocalypse. Alex Rubens (Keanu), Dan Gregor (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend), and Doug Mand (Dolittle) all had a hand in the script. Channing Tatum is producing. Deadline broke the news that Colin Firth will star in New York Will Eat Y...
Tags: Comedy, New York, Movies, Casting, Horror, Beck, Adaptation, Tencent, Channing Tatum, Colin-Firth, Stx Entertainment, BAI, Firth, Todd Strauss Schulson, Adam Fogelson, Strauss Schulson

Rocket Lab will try to recover the booster of its Electron rocket for the first time on its next launch

Rocket Lab is set to complete a crucial test for its rocket reusability program during its next mission, which is currently set to take place sometime in mid-November, with a launch widow that opens on November 16. This is a bit of a surprise, because the launch company said that it would be doing this on its 17th flight, and the next launch is actually its 16th, but the company had a succinct answer for why it moved up the timetable. I know we said flight 17 for recovery but… pic.twitter....
Tags: Startups, TC, Space, Beck, Tech, Ceo, Earth, Space Tourism, Falcon 9, Spaceflight, Aerospace, Falcon, Blue Origin, Outer Space, New Shepard, Electron

Rocket Lab will soon run its first test of a SpaceX-like rocket booster recovery system that could save it millions per flight

Rocket Lab's "As the Crow Flies" mission lifts off from New Zealand aboard an Electron rocket on October 17, 2019. Andrew Burns and Simon Moffatt/Rocket Lab Rocket Lab, a small-launch startup in New Zealand, says it will soon try to recover one of its Electron rocket's boosters for the first time. Reusing boosters, as the Elon Musk-founded rocket company SpaceX now does routinely, can save millions of dollars in hardware per flight that's normally trashed at sea. Rocket Lab CEO and fou...
Tags: Transportation, Space, Spacex, Elon Musk, News, Beck, Trends, New Zealand, Rockets, Spaceflight, Pacific Ocean, Rocket Launch, Auckland, Falcon, Auckland New Zealand, Andrew Burns

Rocket Lab’s next launch will deliver 30 satellites to orbit – and a 3D-printed gnome from Gabe Newell

Rocket Lab’s next mission will put dozens of satellites into orbit using the launch company’s Kick Stage “space tug,” as well as a 3D-printed garden gnome from Valve Software’s Gabe Newell. The latter is a test of a new manufacturing technique, but also a philanthropic endeavor from the gaming industry legend. Scheduled for no earlier than November 15 (or 16 at the New Zealand launch site), the as-yet-unnamed launch — Rocket Lab gives all of their missions cheeky names — will be the company’s...
Tags: Gadgets, Gaming, Space, Hardware, Beck, Tech, New Zealand, Valve, Aerospace, Launches, Newell, Rocket Lab, Valve Software, Gabe Newell, Weta Workshop, Swarm Technologies

Beck & Woods’ 5 Favorite Horror Screenplays

Beck & Woods’ 5 Favorite Horror Screenplays While speaking with the Haunt filmmakers and A Quiet Place writers about Haunt’s new two-disc Blu-ray Collector’s Edition (available here), had the chance to ask Scott Beck and Bryan Woods what they think the five best horror screenplays are. The duo was gracious enough to dive into the horror scripts that landed at the top of their list, including Alien, The Sixth Sense, and more, which you can check out below! ...
Tags: Movies, Beck, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie, Gyllenhaal, Scott, James Vanderbilt, Shyamalan, Scott Beck, Walter Hill, ComingSoon, Andrew Kevin Walker, Dan Gilroy, Bryan Woods, Dan O'Bannon, Beck Woods

New on Blu-ray: ‘Back to the Future’ Trilogy, ‘Parasite’, ‘El Camino’, ‘Haunt’

Here are the latest Blu-ray releases you should check out (and maybe even buy; go ahead and treat yourself!) this week. Back to the Future Trilogy 4K At this point, it pretty much goes without saying, but the first Back to the Future has a perfect screenplay. The script, penned by Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, is held up as the prime example of perfect, economical, smart screen storytelling. Of course, Zemeckis and Gale didn’t know they were penning a perfect screenplay when they crafte...
Tags: Vince Gilligan, Movies, Beck, Features, Netflix, Ben Stiller, Robert Zemeckis, Cannes film festival, Terry, Aaron Paul, Lyon, Harper, Michael J Fox, Dolby Atmos, Blu, Gale

CS Interview: Beck & Woods on Haunt Collector’s Edition, Quibi & 65!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: Beck & Woods on Haunt Collector’s Edition, Quibi & 65! had the chance to speak with filmmakers Scott Beck and Bryan Woods about the Haunt Collector’s Edition two-disc set available now on Blu-ray from Ronin Flix in partnership with Momentum Pictures. The co-writers of A Quiet Place also briefly discussed their experience collaborating on Quibi’s 50 States of Fright with Sam Raimi as well as their upcoming project 65 starring Adam Driver. You ca...
Tags: Japan, Movies, La, Beck, Netflix, Iowa, Lena Dunham, Louisiana, Sam, Adam Driver, Eli Roth, Paramount, Blu, Fight Club, Scott, Bryan

Trustees name Erika D. Beck as new Cal State Northridge president

NORTHRIDGE — The president of CSU Channel Islands was named Thursday as the successor to retiring Cal State Northridge President Dianne Harrison. Erika D. Beck will take over the CSUN presidency Jan. 11. Her selection was announced Thursday morning by the California State University Board of Trustees. “From the robust academic programs to inspirational athletic competition to the expansive opportunities for arts and culture, I am inspired by the impact that CSUN has in shaping the face of the Sa...
Tags: Education, California, Washington, Beck, Sport, Soccer, Higher Education, San Diego, San Jose, Florida State University, Local News, Council, Ventura, Northridge, San Luis Obispo, CSU

The Geek in Review Ep. 93 – Stephen Embry – The Future of the Law Office Won’t Need Everyone to be in the Office

A couple of episodes ago, we had Richard Hsu discuss the need to eventually bring as many of our lawyers back to a physical office in order to have a successful working environment. Stephen Embry of   reached out to us after listening and wanted to argue that while he understood Richard’s argument that in order for there to be a level playing field for all lawyers in the firm, that there were actually ways to create a successful environment where lawyers could continue to wo...
Tags: Apple, Work From Home, Facebook, Europe, Podcast, Florida, Supreme Court, Microsoft, Law, California, Uncategorized, Beck, America, San Francisco, Chicago, Atlantic

Watch Tom Petty’s 70th Birthday Tribute Concert Featuring Beck, Spoon, Flaming Lips, Margo Price, & More

Tom Petty would've turned 70 this week. Every year, the late legend's family and friends celebrate his birthday with a festival in his Gainesville hometown. This year, like so many other festivals, Tom Petty's Birthday Bash was held as a livestream, and a whole lot of big names showed up to pay their respects. Following … More »
Tags: Music, News, Beck, Adam Sandler, The Flaming Lips, Post Malone, Spoon, Jackson Browne, Gainesville, Susanna Hoffs, Tom Petty, Beck Spoon Flaming Lips Margo Price

Watch Gorillaz & Beck Perform “The Valley Of The Pagans” In Animal Crossing

Gorillaz just released Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez, their new album or collection of songs or whatever they're calling it, yesterday. And to celebrate their release day, they went ahead and performed in Animal Crossing with Beck. More »
Tags: Music, News, Beck, Damon Albarn, Gorillaz, Animal Crossing, Jamie Hewlett

Gorillaz’s ‘Song Machine: Season One – Strange Timez’ Is a Perfect Pop Tonic for 2020: Album Review

Even as one of music’s most forward-facing artists, Damon Albarn must have been surprised by the prescience of his statement that the 2017 Gorillaz album “Humanz” was a “party record for the world going nuts.” Planet Earth’s apocalyptic shindig was only just beginning but Albarn has always been supernaturally gifted at reading the room, blessed […]
Tags: Reviews, News, Beck, Damon Albarn, Gorillaz, St. Vincent, Album Reviews, Schoolboy Q, Albarn, Tony Allen, 6lack, Humanz

Rocket Lab’s Peter Beck is coming to TC Sessions: Space 2020

Over the last few years Rocket Lab has gone from its very first orbital launch to regular commercial missions, with the goal of being the most responsive launch provider on the planet. Founder and CEO Peter Beck will join us at our all virtual TC Sessions: Space event happening on December 16 & 17 in December to talk about the new launch ecosystem and building a company to compete with industry giants. Rocket Lab’s 15th mission, “In Focus,” is scheduled to take off this very afternoon, with 10 E...
Tags: Startups, TC, Beck, Tech, Nasa, Electron, Rocket Lab, Peter Beck, TC Sessions Space 2020, Canon Electronics

Tom Petty’s 70th Birthday Bash to Feature Foo Fighters, Beck, Brandi Carlile, Adam Sandler and a Mike Campbell/Benmont Tench Teaming

Tom Petty’s annual birthday bash is taking on a bigger all-star cast as it goes virtual this year in celebration of the late musician’s 70th. Webcasts and satellite radio broadcasts Friday will feature five hours of music and testimonials to the singer-songwriter, including performances by Foo Fighters, Jackson Browne, Beck, Jason Isbell, Adam Sandler, the […]
Tags: News, Foo Fighters, Beck, Amazon Music, Tom Petty, Mike Campbell, SiriusXM, Benmont Tench, Mike Campbell Benmont Tench, Beck Brandi Carlile Adam Sandler, Jackson Browne Beck Jason Isbell Adam Sandler

The Quarantine Stream: ‘Echo in the Canyon’ Details the Creative Explosion of Folk Rock in the 1960s

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.) The Movie: Echo in the Canyon Where You Can Stream It: Netflix The Pitch: The Byrds, The Beach Boys, The Mamas & The Papas, Buffalo Springfield, and several other bands who are associated with the “California Sound” of folk rock all lived within a few miles of each other in the 1960s, and The Wallflowers front man Jakob Dylan (Bob Dylan’s ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Documentary, California, Beck, Los Angeles, Features, Brian Wilson, Quentin Tarantino, Ringo Starr, Dylan, Jakob Dylan, Wallflowers, Canyon, Laurel Canyon, Featured Stories Sidebar

The Quarantine Stream: ‘Haunt’ is a Halloween Treat That Should Become a Spooky Season Tradition

(Welcome to The Quarantine Stream, a new series where the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching while social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.) The Movie: Haunt Where You Can Stream It: Shudder The Pitch: College kids go to an extreme haunted house that turns out to be very extreme indeed. Why It’s Essential Quarantine Viewing: All those searching for Halloween scares need look no further than Haunt, a delightful, nasty little horror-thriller written and directed by A Quiet Place ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Beck, Features, Harper, Scott Beck, Netflix/Streaming Video, Featured Stories Sidebar, Bryan Woods, Haunt, The Quarantine Stream, Katie Stevens Harper

*COVER YOUR KINGDOM* Grandpa Beck’s Games

  Age: 8+ (Box says 10+)  Players: 2-8 Playing Time: 25-40 minutes Category: Card Gameschool Area: math, strategy Price: $25 Publisher: Grandpa Beck’s Games Grandpa Beck does it AGAIN!  Cover Your Assets was one of his first game hits, and Cover Your Kingdom is a similar concept only with a fantastical, funny, fabulous theme. The […]
Tags: Crafts, Games, Math, Uncategorized, Beck, Homeschool, Gameschooling

Nekopara’s Sweet Maple at the Beck & Call of Customers for Figurine

Nekopara‘s never-ending supply of precious kitty waitresses have been used to promote more collectibles as the eroge’s delightful Maple has arrived to enchant with her cuteness, and while she sadly can’t be stripped down to her pantsu, rabid hoarders will still find her impossible to resist when she offers her services in January 2021. Maple […]
Tags: Games, Beck, Anime, Anime Figures, Oppai, Image Gallery, Maids, Nekomimi, Waitress, Nekopara, Union Creative