Mohamedou Salahi spent more than fourteen years in detention at Guantánamo Bay, where he was repeatedly

Mohamedou Salahi spent more than fourteen years in detention at Guantánamo Bay, where he was repeatedly tortured. Mohamedou Salahi spent more than fourteen years in detention at Guantánamo Bay, where he was repeatedly tortured. In 2004, Steve Wood was deployed to Guantánamo Bay, as a member of the Oregon National Guard. He and his comrades were told that many of the detainees were responsible for 9/11 and, given the opportunity, would strike again. “I just remember being super excited, because I thought, I’m going to be doing something important,” Wood told me. For two weeks, he worked as a guard in the cellblocks, monitoring men who had been captured on the battlefields of Afghanistan. Then a sergeant major pulled him aside for a brief interview, and assigned him to work the night shift in Echo Special, a secret, single-occupancy unit that had been built to house the United States military’s highest-value detainee. The International Committee of the Red Cross—which has access to many of the world’s most notorious detention sites, some of them in countries where there is no rule of law—had recently sent representatives to Guantánamo, but the base commander, citing “military nece...

UPVC Roof Sheet Market Report Focusing on Current Trends and Leading Fortune Companies by 2025

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Welcome to the latest edition of road.cc’s buyer’s guide to summer cycling socks in which you’ll

Welcome to the latest edition of road.cc’s buyer’s guide to summer cycling socks in which you’ll find everything you need to know to find the right socks for you, plus our pick of 14 of the best socks. The warmer weather is coming, and what better way to freshen up your cycling wardrobe and keep your feet cool than some new socks. You can wear any socks you want for cycling, but cycling-specific summer socks are made from lightweight and breathable fabrics that keep your feet cool and dry in hot weather, and will be far more comfortable than regular sports socks. Most summer cycling socks are made from polyester because it’s breathable, can be woven into thin fabrics and wicks sweat away from the skin. Polyester fabrics also dry quickly, which helps stop your feet getting sweaty. Socks are also made from Merino wool, which has the advantage of not holding odours like man-made fabrics. Many cycling socks will have mesh panels strategically placed to further help keep your feet cool. For durability, some will have a harder-wearing material in the sole, heel and toe area. Cycling socks will also have a cuff which prevents them from sliding down your ankle. The height o...

Raise3D to launch education-focused E2 3D printer at TCT Show

“We’ve made an extra effort to improve some usability factors in the E2, without compromising performance.” 3D printer manufacturer, Raise3D is preparing to launch its latest machine at TCT Show in Birmingham next week. The E2 is said to be an easy to use, industrial-grade 3D printer and marks the launch of a new line of open, multi-purpose machines aimed at specific materials, applications and industries. The E2 will focus exclusively on the education sector when it starts shipping to Europe in November at a reduced price of 2,499 EUR (plus VAT). Edward Feng, Raise3D’s global CEO explained: “There is always a fine balance between usability and performance. At Raise3D we want our 3D printers to be as inclusive as possible, operated by engineers, technical experts, and large manufacturing enterprises, while at the same time providing access to easy to use 3D technologies that support education, entrepreneurial ventures, and desktop engineering. We’ve made an extra effort to improve some usability factors in the E2, without compromising performance.” The E2 features a flexible build plate with a print volume of 330 x 240 x 240 mm supported by automatic bed levelling. ...

Could SleepTuner Be A Powerful Standalone Alternative to Apple Watch Sleep Tracking?

According to Beddr, a health technology company, one billion people worldwide suffer from sleep apnea, a disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts during sleep, and even more suffer from poor quality sleep. This is why the California based company, founded in 2016 by a team of digital health entrepreneurs, launched SleepTuner, the first FDA-registered consumer sleep wearable, to help improve sleep quality. Designed to provide in-depth, personalised insights into your sleep quality, SleepTuner captures much of the same clinical data and accurately measures blood oxygen (SpO2), heart rate, sleep position and stopped breathing events. It then offers actionable recommendations on how to improve your sleep. “Poor quality sleep can lead to a greater risk of a variety of chronic conditions, like type 2 diabetes, hypertension and depression,” said Mike Kisch, CEO and co-founder of Beddr. “The key to better sleep is breathing, and SleepTuner provides access to insights on oxygen levels that cannot be found in traditional consumer sleep trackers. We aim to empower anyone to figure out the cause of their poor sleep within a few days in the privacy of their own home.” The Slee...

Touchscreen Monitors Market 2019 – Planar, Acer, Dell, HP, ViewSonic

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Plenty of Fish bans users from posting ‘deceptive’ face filter photos

The site announced in a blog post on Tuesday it was “implementing a face filter ban across the platform” and will begin removing photos featuring them. The site surveyed 2,000 singles in the U.S. to gauge public opinion on the use of face filters in photos on dating sites. Some 70% of those surveyed “consider the use of face filter to heavily alter someone’s appearance to be deceptive.” A quarter of the survey sample said their first thought when seeing a potential match with a face filter is that they’re pretending to be someone they’re not. Similarly, 23% said they feel potential dates who use face filters are insecure, and 9% go as far as saying the person appears immature. The dog ears and tongue filter was deemed the worst of the worst, with 22% saying they disliked it. The bunny, fake glasses, flower crown and deer filters also made the list of least-popular filters used on dating profiles. “When looking for a partner online, it’s important that users feel like they’re seeing their matches as the real them in their photos, and not the glossed over, puppy-faced version a filter would supply,” the site said. And 52% of singles agreed that face filters should be banned and no...

Lift Check Valve Market 2019: Demand Analysis & Opportunity Outlook 2026

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