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Tuesday January 22, 2019. 11:54 PM
Cherry Healey met with a scientist who taught her how to make a superior cup of tea. tl;dr: Don't use a styrofoam mug (it absorbs flavor), do use a red mug (it tricks your brain into making the tea taste better), and steep it for five minutes (again, it is more flavorful)....
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The New England Aquarium has a special volunteer: Meet Wilson Menashi, an 84-year-old man who’s known as the “octopus whisperer” at the Boston-based attraction. Menashi, who’s “armed with affection” for the aquarium’s octopuses, […] The post Meet the 84-Year-Old Man Known As...
    Geek - Jan 22, 11:50 PM
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How many ad blocks could an ad slinger block if an ad slinger could block blocks? Updated Google engineers have proposed changes to the open-source Chromium browser that will break content-blocking extensions, including ad blockers.…
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Enlarge / Meet the COLLUSION Unisex puffer jacket in red. (credit: ASOS) On Tuesday, the Electronic Frontier Foundation issued yet another formal response to an overzealous legal demand, this time over the use of the domain name 'collusion.so.' This story begins with...
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An anonymous reader quotes a report from Reuters: The U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday it will pursue the extradition of the chief financial officer of China's Huawei, arrested in Canada in December. The United States has accused Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou of...
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Need a top-notch gaming PC? Snag a CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme with a six-core CPU, 16GB of RAM, and a RTX 2080 graphics card for just $1649. Plus, you can grab a 6,400 DPI […] The post Geek Deals: CyberPowerPC Liquid-Cooled Gaming PC for $1650, Razer DeathAdder Gaming Mouse...
    Geek - Jan 22, 11:15 PM
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Disable redirects before applying update The Debian Project has patched a security flaw in its software manager Apt that can be exploited by network snoops to execute commands as root on victims' boxes as they update or install packages.…
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I appreciate all the work Guy Jones puts into restoring old movies. He replaces the herky-jerky motion with a more natural looking motion and adds sound that matches the action. Here's a short film of High Street in Marseille, France as it looked on April 11, 1896. There's...
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Influencing people on Facebook doesn’t have to be rocket science: The Spinner, a U.K. startup, claims it will target an individual Facebook user with ads designed to sway their behavior for only $29. […] The post This Startup Claims It Will ‘Brainwash’ Facebook Users for $29...
    Geek - Jan 22, 11:00 PM
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For many, Wednesday is just another hump day. But for the residents of Utqiagvik (also known as Barrow) in Alaska, this Wednesday is extra special… as the sun will rise there for the first […] The post The Sun Will Rise in This Alaskan City for the First Time in Two Months a...
    Geek - Jan 22, 10:50 PM
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In a new filing, the US Department of Labor says Oracle underpaid women and minorities at its headquarters complex by $400 million over four years.
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Kashmir Hill, a reporter at Gizmodo, spent weeks trying to avoid and block Amazon -- and every service that is owned by Amazon or uses Amazon's web services (AWS). She went to great lengths such as getting her own custom-built VPN. Turns out, it is impossible to keep Amazon...
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Recall the days of being a well-adjusted middle-schooler, free of pimples, bullies, authoritarian teachers, and self-doubt, by playing this dirt-cheap Oregon Trail handheld game. Learn about the realities of 19th-century pioneer life on The Oregon Trail - one of the most...
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Indie open-source startup Whitewater Foundry debuted WLinux for WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) four months ago. This new, open source Linux distribution, based on Debian stable, was specially optimized for WSL. Now the company is back with a 'remix' of the popular Fedora...
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When the tech giant helps Wikipedia, it’s also helping itself.
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I am so sick of the fucking handwringing shit over those racist kids.
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Chip giant can't shake off US class-action lawsuit over Bulldozer advertising A class-action lawsuit against AMD claiming false advertising over its 'eight core' FX processors has been given the go-ahead by a California judge.…
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Google is considering pulling its Google News service from Europe as regulators work toward a controversial copyright law. From a report: The European Union's Copyright Directive will give publishers the right to demand money from Alphabet, Facebook and other web platforms...
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The 2017 Fyre Festival was one of the worst music industry scams, and the hoax celebration is back in the spotlight again, thanks to new documentaries on Hulu and Netflix. However, there’s more […] The post GoFundMe for Unpaid Fyre Festival Caterer Raises More Than $160,000...
    Geek - Jan 22, 09:43 PM
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If the thought of a certain ex makes your skin crawl, an animal sanctuary in the U.K. has the perfect way to commemorate the relationship this Valentine’s Day. The Hemsley Conservation Centre (HCC) […] The post Animal Sanctuary Lets You Name a Cockroach After Your Ex for...
    Geek - Jan 22, 09:32 PM
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