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BoxLock secures your booty against porch pirates

This clever – if expensive – product is called the BoxLock and it is a keyless padlock that lets your package delivery person scan and drop off your packages into a locked box. The system essentially watches for a shipping event and then waits for the right barcode before opening. Once the delivery person scans the package, the lock opens, ...

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No one should be surprised that pirates hijacked the Logan Paul/KSI boxing match on Twitch

Over the weekend, pirates made off with millions in potential YouTube revenues by hijacking the live-streams of its pay-per-view “boxing” match between YouTube celebrities Logan Paul and KSI and broadcasting them on the rival streaming platform Twitch. The theft represents a pretty bold move in the continuing cat-and-mouse game between rival entertainment platforms Twitch (for live streaming) and YouTube (for pretty much ...

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Showtime Declares War On Mayweather vs. McGregor Pirates

Showtime Declares War On Floyd Vs. Conor Pirates 8/15/2017 12:21 PM PDT EXCLUSIVE They thought they were slick … dozens of websites aiming to livestream the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight for free.  But Showtime is preemptively striking the potential pirates with a big, fat lawsuit … mateys.  The network is ripping a page from the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao playbook — ...

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1st West Point grad in majors wins debut as Jays top Pirates

TORONTO — Walking off the mound to a standing ovation from a crowd that included his parents and sister, Chris Rowley started to become aware of the magnitude of his achievement. Rowley became the first West Point graduate to reach the major leagues, pitching one-run ball over 5 1/3 innings to win his debut Saturday and lead the Toronto Blue ...

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Pirates’ Andrew McCutchen looks good getting tagged out at plate

Andrew McCutchen can always do the high jump in his life after baseball. He’ll just have to work out a few kinks first. The Pirates outfielder came oh so close to avoiding a tag at home plate in one of the most incredible ways possible. In the bottom of the sixth inning in their 3-1 win over the Marlins, McCutchen ...

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Bullpen implodes, again, as Mets fall to Pirates

The offense did its part. The pitching? Not so much. The Mets lost to the Pirates, 12-7, Friday night at Citi Field, dropping the series opener in demoralizing and embarrassing fashion. Despite Matt Harvey struggling over five-plus innings, he departed the game in the sixth with the Mets ahead by two runs. But rookie reliever Paul Sewald gave up a ...

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Matt Harvey looks much better as Mets top Pirates, 7-2

PITTSBURGH — After taking what looked like a knockout blow Saturday night, the Mets got up off the mat on Sunday and finished off the Pirates. Matt Harvey made his best start of the season and the Mets lineup continued to pound the Pirates for a 7-2 win at PNC PArk. The Mets (21-27) took their sixth out of their ...

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Red-hot Michael Conforto not in Mets lineup vs. Pirates

PITTSBURGH–After playing in 31 straight games, starting 30, Michael Conforto was out of the Mets starting lineup Sunday night. The left fielder has hit five home runs and driven in 11 RBI in his last 12 games, but Collins said he had to get him a day off his feet. “I wanted him to play tomorrow at home,” Collins said. ...

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Bullpen collapses again as Mets fall to Pirates, 5-4, in extras

PITTSBURGH — It was a tough pill for the Mets to swallow. Tyler Pill, making his major league debut, loaded the bases in the 10th and John Jaso singled off lefty Josh Edgin to give the Pirates a 5-4 walkoff win over the Mets Saturday at PNC Park. It was the Mets (20-27) third loss in their last five games. ...

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CC Sabathia finally comes back down to earth in Pirates loss

PITTSBURGH — CC Sabathia was off. So were several of his teammates. They hope it was just one of those days, rather than cause for concern. Sabathia’s velocity was down and he struggled early in the Yankees’ 6-3 loss to the Pirates on Friday night at PNC Park. The 36-year-old lefty came in with a 1.47 ERA, but gave up ...

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