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There was once an unfortunate event called the Great Stink. It took place in Central London during the summer of 1858 when the sweltering heat magnified the odors of untreated human waste on the banks of the River Thames. This river became a cesspool after years of a poorly...
U.S. right-to-repair advocates hoped a district judge would finally rule Friday on Massachusetts' voter-approved right-to-repair referendum. But they were disappointed again, reports the Boston Globe, since instead the judge said he'd first have to consider a recent ruling...
Somehow I missed this one back in May: Meta's 'Integrity' department sure seems to lack in the integrity department. Kitty Lixo has taught us the true nature of the gram and hopefully does not get viral but Meta can not be trusted. — Read the rest
Twitter presence Jordan Peterson claimed that Elliot Page's top surgery and the doctor performing it was 'criminal'. He's now admitting he was incorrect, even as he compares such procedures to Nazi experimentation, and says he has 'post-coital, so to speak, regrets' about...
There are just so many ways to deep fry your chips these days Comment Liquid and immersion cooling have undergone something of a renaissance in the datacenter in recent years as components have grown ever hotter.…
The 5.18.9, 5.15.52, 5.10.128, 5.4.203, 4.19.250, 4.14.286, and 4.9.321 stable kernel updates have all been released; each contains yet another set of important fixes.
An anonymous reader shares this report from NBC News: A controversial bitcoin mining operation on the largest of central New York's Finger Lakes does not meet the requirements of state climate laws, New York's Department of Environmental Conservation ruled Thursday, denying...
Summer is officially here, and we know you couldn't be more excited. Sure, you'll have those days when you're hanging out with friends or heading to the beach or pool, but what about those days when it's too rainy or hot to step foot outdoors? — Read the rest
Everything You Do is a Balloon is a track by Boards of Canada from their 1996 album Hi Scores. The music video uses footage from One Got Fat: a 'deeply weird bicycle safety film with kids in monkey masks.' It feels as if the bicycle safety film was made to be paired with...
'Effortlessly funny. Endlessly talented. Gone too soon,' tweeted fellow YouTuber Ted Nivison after hearing the news. 'Technoblade, a popular Minecraft YouTuber, has died from cancer age 23,' writes the Verge. But before Technoblade left, he'd prepared a goodbye for his 11.9...
Due to the extremely high volume of calls coming through smaller carriers, the FCC is requiring them to migrate to a Caller ID protocol earlier than planned. This probably will not help for longer than 1 hot minute, but I am glad the FCC is trying. — Read the rest
It is easy to understand why many folks prefer dogs over people. This person is a gosh durn a-hole. I'll never understand why someone is cruel to a dog, but going out of your way — even as minimally as this moron does — absolutely earns this outcome. — Read the rest
Technology can play an important role in helping displaced people. Here's what two organizations are doing to help guide refugees toward long-term stability.
Prices were already sliding as it became unprofitable to mine on less efficient GPUs, but ETH dropping under $1k this week seems to have the rest of the smokers folding. The Verge reports that it was able to buy a higher-end video card at MSRP for the first time in years. —...
Being a software developer is more than just typing away at a computer. To be successful, you need to be able to keep up with the rapidly evolving software industry and the significant developments occurring across the sector. Developers looking to propel their careers...
These 6 courses can teach anyone to automate tasks through PowerShell for Windows and beyond.
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Phoronix, written by Michael Larabel: RISC-V International has relayed word to us that in China the DeepComputing and Xcalibyte organizations have announced pre-orders on the first RISC-V laptop intended for developers. The 'ROMA'...
Plus: Insta-delete your Instagram account, TikTok is eyeing your wallet, and Google makes it easier to switch from iOS.
It's spendy, but this portable board folds up compact enough to fit in (relatively) small spaces.
Plus: Indian hacker-for-hire groups, Chinese student espionage efforts, and more.
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