Pirates pitch shut out of West

WHEELERSBURG — Once again, the annual Scioto County Halloween bowl was one-sided —with Wheelersburg’s Pirates picking up, and raking in, all the treats. That’s because the Pirates pitched a 38-0 shutout of the West Senators on Friday night —and in the process captured another Southern Ohio Conference Division II outright football championship, while also locking up a Division V Region 19 first-round home playoff game.
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Durvalumab Plus Chemotherapy Significantly Improves Survival in Biliary Tract Cancer

Significant survival improvement was achieved with durvalumab in combination with chemotherapy as treatment of patients with biliary tract cancer. Patients with biliary tract cancer treated with the frontline combination of durvalumab (Imfinzi) and standard-of-care (SOC) chemotherapy had a statistically significant and clinically meaningful improvement in overall survival (OS) compared with chemotherapy alone, meeting the primary end point of the phase 3 TOPAZ-1 (NCT03875235) study.1.
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Apple's M1 Pro, M1 Max SoCs Investigated: New Performance and Efficiency Heights

Last week, Apple had unveiled their new generation MacBook Pro laptop series, a new range of flagship devices that bring with them significant updates to the company’s professional and power-user oriented user-base. The new devices particularly differentiate themselves in that they’re now powered by two new additional entries in Apple’s own silicon line-up, the M1 Pro and the M1 Max. We’ve covered the initial reveal in last week’s overview article of the two new chips, and today we’re getting the first glimpses of the performance we’re expected to see off the new silicon.
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SBRT Yields Promising Progression-Free Survival in NSCLC With Oligoprogression

Stereotactic body radiotherapy added to standard of care treatment resulted in better progression-free survival for those with oligoprogressive non–small cell lung cancer. Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) to sites of oligoprogression showed positive benefits to progression-free survival (PFS) for a cohort of patients who had oligoprogressive metastatic non–small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and breast cancer, according to results presented at a press briefing during the 2021 American Society for Radiation Oncology.1.

MacBook Pro 2021 vs. MacBook Air 2020: New M1 chips complicate your laptop choice

With the two new MacBook Pro laptops, a 16-inch and a 14-inch model, introduced by Apple this month, the entire MacBook laptop line has shifted to Apple's own M-series chips, and away from Intel. This shift means more options for new MacBook buyers to consider, as well as additional considerations about ports, screens, webcams and power -- especially graphics power.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 series confirmed to offer 120W fast charging

The next Redmi Note lineup will take the fast charging battle in the mid-range segment to a whole new level. Xiaomi on Monday confirmed that its upcoming Redmi Note 11 series would support up to 120W fast charing. Last week, Redmi General Manager Lu Weibing confirmed that the Redmi Note...

Local horticultural society hands out Curb Appeal Awards

The Gananoque Horticultural Society is pleased to announce that they awarded more than twenty gardens this year with their annual Curb Appeal Awards. This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Article content. “We have finished our summer awards, which we called the Curb Appeal Award, for...

Dennis Rodman named to the NBA 75th Anniversary Team

Hard to believe at one point in time, basketball Hall-of-Famer and fashion icon Dennis Rodman walked the slums of Oak Cliff without anyone batting an eye. According to his autobiography, 1996’s As Bad As I Wanna Be, he was more used to being beat up or pushed to sell drugs than expected to get himself out of the ghetto and into the history books. But last week, the Oak Cliff native was named to the NBA 75th Anniversary Team. Born in Trenton, New Jersey, Rodman grew up in Oak Cliff with his two sisters and single mother during the late 1970’s and early 80’s. Rodman attended South Oak Cliff High School where he was on the basketball team, but barely played due to being benched or cut most years.

Google Tensor SoC beats other flagship chips in GPU benchmarks: report

Google Pixel 6 and Google Pixel 6 Pro launched last week, and a new report suggests that the Google-designed Tensor SoC that powers both smartphones is beating the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888, Samsung Exynos 2100, and HiSilicon Kirin 9000 chipsets in GPU benchmarks. These benchmarks – performed on 3DMark Wild Life, Wild Life Extreme, and Wild Life Stress – were posted by a user on Reddit. The Google Pixel 6 Tensor chipset appears to beat other flagship Android chipsets by a decent score in all three tests. Note that these results do not indicate actual performance.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 25 October 2021

Each business day, MSSP Alert broadcasts a quick lineup of news, analysis and chatter from across the managed security services provider ecosystem. The Content: Written for MSSPs, SOC as a Service (SOCaaS), Managed Detection and Response (MDR), Extended Detection and Response (XDR) and MSP security providers — and those who need to partner up with such companies.

Lenovo Tab K10 with MediaTek Helio P22T SoC launched in India: all the details

The Lenovo Tab K10 launched Monday in India. The new Android 11-based tablet sports a 10.3-inch Full HD TDDI display. The Lenovo Tab K10 is powered by a MediaTek Helio P22T octa-core SOC paired with up to 4GB of RAM and up to 128GB of on-board storage with expansion via SD card. It also packs a 7,500mAh battery with 10W charging support. Its dual speakers support Dolby Audio and the display supports the Lenovo Active Pen as an optional accessory. A variant without battery is also marketed to customer companies.

Partnering with Security Partners

Outsourcing security provides MSPs access to valuable expertise and technology, but it is still a shared responsibility. By Colleen Frye. This article is based on a panel discussion at ChannelPro’s August 2021 Cybersecurity Online Summit. WHEN IT COMES to cybersecurity, it's increasingly difficult for an MSP to go it alone....

Oppo A56 5G with a Dimensity 700 SoC, big battery launched in China

OPPO has officially launched a new smartphone under its popular A-series in China. The OPPO A56 5G arrives as the successor to the A55 5G which was launched in India not too long ago. The new A56 5G shares the same design as its predecessor as well as an almost identical specs lineup.
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Vikings use late TD to win SOC, finish unbeaten

McDERMOTT — The clock was ticking. On the line was a Southern Ohio Conference Division 1 football title, the school’s second unbeaten regular season and a higher ranking in the computer playoffs. All of this was facing the Symmes Valley Vikings who were trailing 13-9 late in the fourth quarter....