Morgonpressen hårt drabbad under ett svårt annonsår

Morgonpressens annonsintäkter från webben, appar och tryckta tidningar minskade med 13 procent under 2023, jämfört med helåret 2022. | Continue reading | 38 minutes ago

Apple silicon: 2 Power and thermal glory

How power efficiency is just as important to desktop Macs as it is to notebooks, and the story of the Mac mini in power from 2005-2023. | Continue reading | 39 minutes ago

Stubborn liver cancer may have met its match in century-old TB vaccine

A single injection of the 102-year-old tuberculosis vaccine, BCG, has proven effective at triggering an immune response in mice and shrank their liver cancer tumors, according to research by UC Davis Health. The findings suggest that BCG might be an alternative way of treating th … | Continue reading | 39 minutes ago

OCaml Adds `List.take` and `List.drop`

One of my small issues with OCaml is that the standard library is quite spartan. Sometimes it misses functions that are quite common in other (similar) languages. One such example are functions like drop, drop_while, take and take_while in the List module.1 What’s weird is that t … | Continue reading | 57 minutes ago

The Bezzle is another good one from Cory Doctorow

Cory Doctorow’s newest book, The Bezzle, is a second installment in his Martin Hench, tech-nerd, forensic accountant series. It was released Tuesday and I got my Kickstarter-backed audiobook onto my phone the same day. Yesterday, I started a 12-hour road trip to California … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

2023 var ett deprimerande annonsår för morgonpressen

TU:s nya statistik för annonsintäkterna visar en minskning på 13 procent för helåret 2023. Exklusivt för medlemmar. | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Baked Apple Butter Pork Chops

  When my sister and I were in the grocery store yesterday I spied a package of bone in old-fashioned pork loin chops that were marked down by 50%.  Old habits die hard and even though I am cutting way back on my meat consumption I could not help myself. I picked them up and brou … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Ask Ethan: How long will life persist in our Universe?

One of the most humbling aspects of our Universe is the knowledge that, with enough time, all things will eventually pass away. New stars and stellar systems, while they’re expected to keep forming for many billions or even trillions of years to come, are on the decline, with the … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

200+ Million Digital Piracy Instances Removed in 2023

Piracy is a major issue for digital publishers including Kakao Entertainment's subsidiary Tapas Entertainment, which focuses on publishing webcomics and web novels. For publishers that make their money off of clicks and microtransaction coins, having the same content being upload … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Nvidia App Now In Beta – New App To To Unify Nvidia Control Panel, Geforce Experience, RTX Experience Apps

Nvidia has launched a public beta of the Nvidia App. This new companion software unifies the three different Nvidia softwares used to configure an Nvidia graphics card settings: Nvidia Control Panel, Geforce Experience, and RTX Experience. Once installed, the Nvidia App will repl … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Libranda, Zebralution Join on Audiobooks

Spanish digital distributor Libranda-DeMarque and German distribution company Zebralution have partnered to coproduce, distribute, and market audiobooks with Spanish and Latin American publishers. Through this partnership, Spanish-language publishers will be able to access fundin … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Naver Webtoon’s Global Expansion

The U.S. headquarters of Naver Webtoon, known as WEBTOON Entertainment, is actively expanding its intellectual property (IP) and diversifying its business models (BM) with the aim of listing on the NASDAQ this year. This strategy has led to Naver Webtoon’s first annual profit sin … | Continue reading | 1 hour ago

Type 2 stamps classic VW camper-inspired steel on new pop-top trailer

You won't find a new Volkswagen pop-up camper van on the US market, but you can find a VW-inspired pop-up camping trailer. In fact, you've had that option for over a decade, as Dub Box USA began offering just such an adorable trailer back in 2012 and soon expanded with additional … | Continue reading | 2 hours ago

LEaT magazine 1.2024 LiveCom Edition rückt Virtual Production in den Fokus

Digitale Inhalte in Echtzeit in physische Umgebungen integrieren oder vollständig digitale Umgebungen erstellen? Mit Virtual Production kein Problem – nachzulesen im neuen LEaT magazine 1.2024 LiveCom Edition. Erfahre im Heft, welche Möglichkeiten für Augmented Reality (AR), ... | Continue reading | 2 hours ago

290 Civil Society Groups Urge EU & G7 to Stop Funding the Militarization of Russia

Civil society appeal: Plug energy sanctions loopholes and strengthen enforcement to end the war. The European Union and G7 must ... [continued] The post 290 Civil Society Groups Urge EU & G7 to Stop Funding the Militarization of Russia appeared first on CleanTechnica. | Continue reading | 2 hours ago

From Romania, a new fund for deeptech start-ups with global ambitions

The fund is run by the same team who have for the past six years been managing GapMinder Fund I, a 50 million euros fund that has contributed significantly to the development of the tech start-up environment in Romania. A major new investment fund is on the look out for start-ups … | Continue reading | 2 hours ago

Down the rabbit hole in the Stack Exchange network

On this home team episode: Discussions on Stack Overflow is a new feature that allows users to engage in open-ended conversations outside the site’s primary Q&A structure. The team explores deep-cut Stack Exchange questions about the nature of consciousness and the availability o … | Continue reading | 2 hours ago

Helldivers 2 Server Capacity Raised Again Ahead Of Weekend, But Wait Times Are Still Expected

This would be the third weekend for Helldivers 2, the co-op multiplayer shooter that exploded in popularity in just days after launch, pushing the servers to max capacity in the last two weekends. Arrowhead CEO Johan Pilstedt tweeted that the max CCU (concurrent users) for the se … | Continue reading | 2 hours ago

1. Thermal

Temperature, placid, but still intense.  I see everything in front of me and my ability to stop is […] | Continue reading | 3 hours ago

MIT engineers 3D print the electromagnets at the heart of many electronics

MIT researchers modified a multimaterial 3D printer to produce three-dimensional solenoids in one step. The devices could generate about three times more magnetic field than other 3D-printed solenoids, and could help lower the cost of electronics. | Continue reading | 3 hours ago

Nourishing the mind, hand, and stomach

A longstanding love of cooking unlocked MIT senior Branden Spitzer’s interest in materials science and engineering. He’s worked on a number of projects related to food and sustainability, from extending the shelf-life of produce to developing lab-grown meat. | Continue reading | 3 hours ago

Germany ranked second-best European country for university education

Based on student reviews, The Campus Advisor has named Germany as the second-best European country for higher education, coming in second only to the UK. The Campus Advisor’s... | Continue reading | 3 hours ago

Higher education in the Netherlands ranked 6th best in Europe

The Netherlands has come in sixth place in a ranking of the best countries in Europe for higher education, according to the 2024 survey by The Campus Advisor.  The Campus Advisor... | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

5 tips to building a community in a new country

Moving to a new country involves challenges on so many levels. One of the primary reasons for this is the initial loss of your immediate networks and communities, be they social,... | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

Software tweak doubles computer processing speed, halves energy use

Existing processors in PCs, smartphones and other devices can be supercharged for enormous power and efficiency gains using a new parallel processing software framework designed to eliminate bottlenecks and use multiple chips at once.Continue ReadingCategory: Computers, Technolog … | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

Early Access Federation for Self-Hosters. | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

Bluesky: An Open Social Web. | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

I have the motto for the Biden campaign: Old enough to know better. Uncle Joe, sit down with a reporter you can relate to, and explain what aging is about. How there's good and bad that come with getting on, and Repubs (of course) have been focusing on the bad but the journalists … | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

Modals, idiolects, garden-path sentences, and English translations of a ninth-century Chinese poem

Here I present a digest of four scientific linguistics papers from the latter part of the month of January, 2024 to show that our field is very much alive in diverse subfields at the beginning of the new year. "The Semantics, Sociolinguistics, and Origins of Double Modals in Amer … | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

Weekend Reading List #214 – Week of Feb 19th

Welcome to the weekend reading list, edition #214. If you want to see your article here, reach out to me on Twitter/X or the blog.Você tem sugestão de artigos em Português? Gostaria de ver seu artigo divulgado aqui no blog? Envie sua sugestão pelo Twitter ou pelo blog. NYJavaSIG … | Continue reading | 4 hours ago

Decarbonizing Heavy Industry

On the southern shore of Lake Michigan, a university and a steel plant are working on the same problem. With ... [continued] The post Decarbonizing Heavy Industry appeared first on CleanTechnica. | Continue reading | 5 hours ago

AT&T Says Outage Wasn't Cyberattack Despite Widespread Conspiracy Theories Online

AT&T issued a statement Thursday night to explain that the telecom’s widespread network outage earlier in the day wasn’t caused by a cyberattack. Countless conspiracy theories emerged online Thursday morning as people naturally wondered why they’d lost service—theories that will … | Continue reading | 5 hours ago

Stadiums for art, not just sport

I’ll admit to being one of those people who roll their eyes at billion dollar stadium upgrades, especially given the steep opportunity cost. But Jack Snape may have proved me wrong: A total of 96,000 people turned up on Friday. Then 96,000 on Saturday. And 96,000 on Sunday, highl … | Continue reading | 6 hours ago

Nothing to Report (but reporting it anyway)

How has it been a week since I last wrote anything in the blog? I’ve been meaning to write something every day – but one thing or another has got in the way and just sitting in front of the keyboard to write has never quite happened. I’m trying to think of anything vaguely intere … | Continue reading | 6 hours ago

(Podcast) Downstream 63: Everyone Loves a Bundle

Fallout from the “Spulu” announcement from Disney, Fox, and WBD continues; picking apart HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” YouTube strategy; and what does Peacock have in common with the New York Jets?… | Continue reading | 6 hours ago

A little US company makes history by landing on the Moon

“We’re not dead yet." | Continue reading | 6 hours ago

Euromaidan, and Alexei Navalny

This week marked the one decade anniversary of the end of the Euromaidan protests in Ukraine, and the Revolution of Dignity that ended the corrupt Yanucovych regime. Having lost his puppet, Putin began his invasion of the country in Crimea, which he accelerated in 2022 with his l … | Continue reading | 6 hours ago

Why 2024 Is a Make or Break Year for Rivian

America’s most interesting electric-vehicle company is about to have the defining year of its life. On Wednesday, the company reported that it lost $1.58 billion in the fourth quarter of last year, bringing its net annual losses to $5.4 billion. It announced that it is laying off … | Continue reading | 6 hours ago

Timefold Solver AI lead Geoffrey De Smet

Hi, Spring fans! In this installment, I talk to Timefold Solver AI lead Geoffrey De Smet about the amazing new integrations for Spring Boot developers | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

Realma – “Down the Railway Spine”

On the latest single, Realma deals openly and candidly with trauma and PTSD, in a single that feels both claustrophobic and comforting on its production. Her vocals sound incredibly soothing, as the chaos of the electronic and orchestral instrumentals seem to swirl around her and … | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

Europeans increasingly pessimistic about the outcome of Russia’s war on Ukraine

Catch up quickly with the stories from Central and Eastern Europe that matter, this week led by news of a poll that reveals weak levels of confidence in Ukraine’s chances of victory in its war against Russia. Russia’s war on Ukraine Europeans appear pessimistic about the outcome … | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

Newspapers by the Numbers fact sheet now available

News Media Canada is pleased to share a new ‘Newspapers by the Numbers’ fact-sheet with members. This fact sheet provides straightforward visualizations of national and provincial newspaper data. One important […] The post Newspapers by the Numbers fact sheet now available appear … | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

Elon Musk's Battle with Swedish Unions Is Now Impacting Tesla's Charging Stations

For the past several months, Tesla has been locked in a battle of wills with the labor unions of Sweden. The company’s refusal to ratify a collective bargaining agreement with a small number of workers associated with the Swedish union IF Metall has led to boycotts by other regio … | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

Why we say that honesty and transparency are not enough:

Someone recently asked me some questions about my article from a few years ago, Honesty and transparency are not enough. I thought it might be helpful to summarize why I’ve been promoting this idea. The central message in that paper … Continue reading → | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

Is the Justice Department Even Following Its Own Policy in Cybercrime Prosecution of a Journalist?

Following an FBI raid of his home last year, the freelance journalist Tim Burke has been arrested and indicted in connection with an investigation into leaks of unaired footage from Fox News. The raid raised questions about whether Burke was being investigated for First Amendment … | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

Odysseus Lander Touches Down on the Moon

Intuitive Machines landed its Odysseus spacecraft on the Moon on Thursday at 6:23 p.m. ET, becoming the first private company to pull off a soft landing on the lunar surface.Read more... | Continue reading | 7 hours ago

10 Tasty Horror Movies (Including Thanksgiving) Streaming on Netflix

Thanksgiving is killing it on Netflix—it’s currently ranked among the streamer’s top flicks. When one horror film does well, that’s great news for the genre at large, so if you head to the streamer for John Carver’s merry Massachusetts massacre, why not stick around and feast on … | Continue reading | 7 hours ago Shutting Down

Alexander Saeedy and Alexandra Bruell at the Wall Street Journal, via Apple News: Vice Media said it would stop publishing content on its flagship website and plans to cut hundreds of jobs, following a failed effort by owner Fortress Investment Group to sell the embattled digital … | Continue reading | 7 hours ago