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


@gamermatters.com | 31 minutes ago

1. Thermal

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


@bottledaux.com | 43 minutes 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


@news.mit.edu | 48 minutes 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


@news.mit.edu | 48 minutes 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


@iamexpat.de | 48 minutes 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


@iamexpat.nl | 1 hour 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


@iamexpat.nl | 1 hour 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


@newatlas.com | 1 hour ago

Early Access Federation for Self-Hosters. | Continue reading


@docs.bsky.app | 2 hours ago

Bluesky: An Open Social Web. | Continue reading


@bsky.social | 2 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


@scripting.com | 2 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


@languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu | 2 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


@graciano.dev | 2 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


@cleantechnica.com | 2 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


@gizmodo.com | 3 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


@jonbeckett.blog | 3 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


@sixcolors.com | 4 hours ago

A little US company makes history by landing on the Moon

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


@arstechnica.com | 4 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


@heatmap.news | 4 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


@bootifulpodcast.podbean.com | 4 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


@lessthan1000followers.com | 4 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


@emerging-europe.com | 4 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


@nmc-mic.ca | 4 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


@gizmodo.com | 4 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


@statmodeling.stat.columbia.edu | 4 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


@eff.org | 5 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


@gizmodo.com | 5 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


@gizmodo.com | 5 hours ago

Vice.com 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


@512pixels.net | 5 hours ago

Pan Sobao / Sobado (Breakfast Bread Roll)

Pan Sobao or Pan Sobado is one of the most emblematic breads of Dominican gastronomy, and a must at the breakfast table. It is a white bread with a golden crust and elastic and very soft crumb. It is versatile and can be toasted, eaten plain, or made into tasty sandwiches. Read P … | Continue reading


@dominicancooking.com | 5 hours ago

Friday 23 February, 2024

My ol’ Burgundian Home If I had a house en Bourgogne (which, alas, I don’t), I’d like one like this. And then I’d ask Randy Newman to do a variation on this for me. Quote of the Day ”My problem … Continue reading → | Continue reading


@memex.naughtons.org | 5 hours ago

Intuitive Machines Makes History

Aria Alamalhodaei, writing at TechCrunch: Intuitive Machines has landed a spacecraft on the lunar surface, in a historic first for a private company. Flight controllers confirmed the landing at 5:23 p.m. CST, though the exact condition of the spacecraft is unclear as engineers wo … | Continue reading


@512pixels.net | 5 hours ago

US returns to Moon after half a century with nail-biter landing

The United States has returned to the Moon after over 50 years. At 6:24 pm EST, the robotic Odysseus touched down autonomously on the lunar surface, followed by a tense 13-minute gap as radio communications were established with mission control.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, Sc … | Continue reading


@newatlas.com | 5 hours ago

The Golden Age of Medieval Nostalgia

The Golden Age of Medieval Nostalgia JamesHoare Fri, 02/23/2024 - 00:00 | Continue reading


@historytoday.com | 5 hours ago

Dave Bautista Opens Up About His Relationship With Denis Villeneuve

The Dune actor chats with io9 about his collaboration with the film’s director. | Continue reading


@gizmodo.com | 5 hours ago

Jeff Bezos’ New Glenn rocket finally makes an appearance on the launch pad

Blue Origin plans a tanking test at Cape Canaveral, then a hotfire on the launch pad. | Continue reading


@arstechnica.com | 5 hours ago

Odysseus spacecraft is the first private mission to land on the moon

Intuitive Machines has landed its Odysseus spacecraft on the moon, making it the first private company to achieve a feat previously only accomplished by national space agencies | Continue reading


@newscientist.com | 5 hours ago

EV Myths, Confusion, & Reality — EV Battery Costs, Battery Recycling, & EV Charging

From EV charging myths to EV battery myths, there are a lot of myths to go around. Electric vehicles are ... [continued] The post EV Myths, Confusion, & Reality — EV Battery Costs, Battery Recycling, & EV Charging appeared first on CleanTechnica. | Continue reading


@cleantechnica.com | 5 hours ago

Timothy Burke Indicted on Ridiculous Conspiracy Charges

Justin Garcia, Dan Sullivan, Jay Cridlin, and Olivia George, Tampa Bay Times: Tampa media consultant Tim Burke was charged Thursday with 14 federal crimes related to alleged computer hacks at Fox News. […] According to the indictment, Burke and an unnamed person used “compromised … | Continue reading


@pxlnv.com | 5 hours ago

Google introduces advanced AI capabilities to advertisers through Gemini integration

Google announced on Thursday its plans to enhance its advertising products with the integration of its Gemini artificial intelligence models, […] The post Google introduces advanced AI capabilities to advertisers through Gemini integration appeared first on ReadWrite. | Continue reading


@readwrite.com | 6 hours ago

Okay, Color Spaces

Fantastic interactive explanation of how color spaces work by Eric Portis. | Continue reading


@simonwillison.net | 6 hours ago

JavaScript Bloat in 2024

Depressing review of the state of page bloat in 2024 by Nikita Prokopov. Some of these are pretty shocking: 12MB for a Booking.com search, 9MB for a Google search, 20MB … | Continue reading


@simonwillison.net | 6 hours ago

Battlefront's New Classic Collection Is a Chance to Return to the Deadliest Bridge in Star Wars History

What is the most brutal battlefront in Star Wars history—the sands of Geonosis? The harsh icewinds of Hoth? The teddy bear-infused terror of Endor’s forests? The dark nights of Umbara? The answer we’re looking for was delivered 20 years ago in one of the all-time classic Star War … | Continue reading


@gizmodo.com | 6 hours ago

Vice Is Dead

Alexander Saeedy and Alexandra Bruell, Wall Street Journal: 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 publisher and its bra … | Continue reading


@pxlnv.com | 6 hours ago

SAE Adopts New Standards For Vehicle-To-Grid

There is a delightful fantasy out there that says the batteries in all the electric cars in the world could ... [continued] The post SAE Adopts New Standards For Vehicle-To-Grid appeared first on CleanTechnica. | Continue reading


@cleantechnica.com | 6 hours ago

Reddit’s IPO filing reveals major stake by OpenAI CEO Sam Altman

Reddit, the popular social media platform, has officially filed its IPO prospectus with the Securities and Exchange Commission, marking a […] The post Reddit’s IPO filing reveals major stake by OpenAI CEO Sam Altman appeared first on ReadWrite. | Continue reading


@readwrite.com | 6 hours ago

Weight-loss drug reduces cravings for opioids in small study

A first-of-its-kind trial found that GLP-1 agonists, a popular kind of weight-loss drug, could help people overcome their opioid cravings. | Continue reading


@freethink.com | 6 hours ago

Friday 22 February 1660/61

All the morning at the office. At noon with my wife and Pall to my father's to dinner, where Dr. Thos. Pepys and my coz Snow and Joyce Norton. After dinner came The. Turner, and so I home with her to her mother, good woman, whom I had not seen... | Continue reading


@pepysdiary.com | 6 hours ago