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Wednesday June 26, 2019. 07:34 PM
Research has shown that two kinds of videos are sure to cheer you up. The first kind is baby animals. The second kind is jackasses ruining their $330,000 cars. This video is of the second kind. Image: YouTube
Verizon’s Visible phone service is a great option for people who don’t want to spend a bundle on their bill every month, but its $40-a-month unlimited hook has always come with a catch: Data speeds are capped at 5Mbps, which is painfully slow when trying to streams...
Engadget's picture of the Oppo display. It's like a semi-transparent camera notch. [credit: Engdaget ] Smartphone design is slowly dumping notches, hole punches, and other blemishes that cut into the display to make room for the front camera. Devices like the OnePlus 7...
Kickstarter has a lengthy piece on Medium discussing frequent BB contributor Andrea James's Transphobia project (previously). and the broader issues surrounding transgender reporting, the bias within it, and the lack of transgender representation (and outright exclusion)...
Local TV is trusted and is still the preferred method of getting news (thanks mostly to people 50 and up). But viewership for local TV news continues to decline, according to research released by Pew this week. Pew also took a look at cable and network news. Read more of...
Opinion: Silicon Valley culture often reveals the optimism of organized ignorance. Rather than lauding 'new' experts, we need to respect, sustain, and strengthen the ones we already have.
Flexing on video has become incredibly popular. But their excess consumerism could be harming their viewers' well-being.
[UPDATE 6/26/19 1:58pm PT. According to an Atlantic article by Ken White, a former federal prosecutor, the woman in the video is Sarah Fabian, the senior attorney in the Department of Justice’s Office of Immigration Litigation. 'Before Sarah Fabian defended concrete floors ...
'Key Performance Indicators' -- KPIs -- are the metrics used by software shops to figure out whether their products are improving; notoriously, much of the software industry has converged on 'engagement' (that is, minutes spent with an app) as a KPI, and everyone from...
The new RoboBee is the lightest aerial vehicle to manage sustained untethered flight. One day that could make it ideal for navigating tight, sensitive spaces.
The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) today announced that it has released version 2.0 of the DisplayPort (DP) audio/video standard. DP 2.0 is the 'first major update to the DisplayPort standard since March 2016, and provides up to a 3X increase in data...
A Japanese zoo is taking over social media after hilarious footage emerged of zookeepers “chasing” a furry fake lion during an escaped animal training drill. Tobe Zoo, which is located in Ehime, Japan, […] The post Watch: Furry Fake Lion ‘Goes Wild’ During Escaped Animal...
    Geek - Jun 26, 06:40 PM
Far away, my Office is calling... Outlook alerts do chime The Welsh, it seems, just cannot get enough of Microsoft as 100,000 NHS staff across the country are set to receive a bucketload of the company's productivity wares.…
Intel is working with rival Arm to create a new industry standard for an important issue in the Internet of Things market: making sure that devices are properly configured and connected to the cloud. From a report: The Santa Clara, Calif.-based chipmaker announced on...
A Pennsylvania great-grandma is one fearless snake hunter: The 73-year-old woman recently slaughtered a 4.5-foot Asian cobra with a shovel after it sneaked onto her property earlier this week. On Monday, at approximately […] The post Fearless Great-Grandma Kills 4.5-Foot...
    Geek - Jun 26, 05:47 PM
Cue the Jaws theme. Researchers have confirmed at least nine sightings of great white sharks off the coast of Cape Cod Bay in Massachusetts since Monday. Researchers from the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy […] The post At Least 9 Great White Sharks Spotted by Researchers...
    Geek - Jun 26, 05:37 PM
The EU Commission's High-Level Expert Group on AI (AI HLEG) has tabled its Policy and investment recommendations for trustworthy Artificial Intelligence, recommending a ban on the use of machine learning technologies to generate Chinese-style Citizen Scores and limits on the ...
Some Windows 10 users are seeing notifications from Microsoft that their devices are temporarily blocked from receiving the Windows 10 1903 update.
NETWORKING NEWS ANALYSIS: The acquisition of Aerohive makes Extreme bigger and stronger as it moves into the SD-WAN market.
5 men, 1 woman nabbed European cops have cuffed six people for typosquatting – in this case spoofing a well known cryptocurrency exchange – and allegedly making off with €24m worth of Bitcoin tokens.…
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