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Deadliest month in Baltimore. Ever.

The Sun reported that this month has been the fifth deadliest in 40 years. Actually, by rate, since Baltimore has fewer people than it used to have, May has been the most deadly month ever.In number of dead, the deadliest months have been:Aug 1972: 45Dec 1971: 44Aug 1990: 42Aug 1996: 39May 2015: 42But the homicide rate (per 100,000) for these months are, in rank order:May 2015: 6.7Aug 1990: 5.7Aug 1996: 5.7Aug 1972: 5.0Dec 1971: 4.8And...

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Google will standardize fingerprint readers in Android M

Sadly, one area where Apple iOS is severely better than Android at is reading fingerprints.  Apple has pretty much set the standard for all other devices, when it comes to fingerprint readers, as their device is the easiest fingerprint reader to use among smartphones.  There’s no need to swipe down across the iPhone’s fingerprint scanner like Samsung users need to do on their Galaxy devices which leads to much frustration when it...