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 | 7 hours ago

Okay, Color Spaces

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


@simonwillison.net | 7 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 | 7 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 | 7 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 | 7 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 | 7 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 | 7 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 | 7 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 | 7 hours ago

L’Alliance de la Presse est sur Twitch ! - Alliance Presse

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@alliancepresse.fr | 8 hours ago

Local Union Workers Power Minnesota’s Fast-Growing Clean Energy Industry

Laura Yoder, a single mother who worked as a waitress, bartender, and food distribution center manager, became self-sufficient in 2003 ... [continued] The post Local Union Workers Power Minnesota’s Fast-Growing Clean Energy Industry appeared first on CleanTechnica. | Continue reading


@cleantechnica.com | 8 hours ago

Alberta minister promises EPR exemption for Alberta newspapers

The Alberta Weekly Newspapers Association (AWNA) shared some good news with their members late last week: the province’s environment minister promised an EPR exemption for newspapers distributed in the province. […] The post Alberta minister promises EPR exemption for Alberta new … | Continue reading


@nmc-mic.ca | 8 hours ago

11:43… break soon.  Rest of the day, the most open of books.  Input notes for client, may need […] | Continue reading


@bottledaux.com | 8 hours ago

Warp, Rust-Based Terminal with AI, is Now Available on Linux

Linux developers have a new toy to play with, Warp. Warp is a closed-source terminal emulator built using the Rust programming language. It offers hardware acceleration, integrated AI, collaborative capabilities, and adopts a “blocks” based approach to commands that help set it a … | Continue reading


@omgubuntu.co.uk | 8 hours ago

Why Coal’s Slowdown Is Slowing Down

The United States has been able to drive its greenhouse gas emissions to their lowest level since the early 1990s largely by reducing the amount of energy on the grid generated by coal to a vast extent. In 2005, by far the predominant source of U.S. electricity, making up some 2. … | Continue reading


@heatmap.news | 8 hours ago

New Toolkit Urges Tourism Businesses in Belfast To Embrace Inclusivity

Belfast City Council has developed a new toolkit to help tourism and hospitality providers in the city become more inclusive and accessible to visitors with disabilities. will help tourism businesses across Belfast to ensure our welcome is inclusive to all. ‘Embrace the Inclusiv … | Continue reading


@accessibletourism.org | 8 hours ago

Solar Storage Industries Institute Launches Solar + Farms Survey

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the Solar and Storage Industries Institute (SI2) announced the launch of the Solar + Farms Survey. ... [continued] The post Solar Storage Industries Institute Launches Solar + Farms Survey appeared first on CleanTechnica. | Continue reading


@cleantechnica.com | 8 hours ago

Gareth Edwards Dropped Everything to Be Jurassic World's Next Director

The news that Gareth Edwards was scooped up by Universal to direct the upcoming Jurassic World feature shook the internet just a few days ago. During a Q&A after a recent screening of The Creator hosted by Collider, the filmmaker dished a bit on his new gig in theJurassic franchi … | Continue reading


@gizmodo.com | 8 hours ago

Ransomware associated with LockBit still spreading 2 days after server takedown

LockBit's extensive reach is making complete erasure hard. | Continue reading


@arstechnica.com | 8 hours ago

Bloodborne pathogens quickly ID'd by melting their DNA

A new technique, which involves melting bacterial DNA found in blood samples, could deliver diagnoses of potentially fatal infections faster than ever before. Results may be obtained in a few hours, instead of days.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: Bacteria, Blood, … | Continue reading


@newatlas.com | 8 hours ago

World's oldest known decimal point discovered in merchant's notes from 1440s Italy

Decimal points are at least 150 years older than historians thought, according to newly unearthed notes from Venetian merchant Giovanni Bianchini, who practiced astrology in the 1440s. | Continue reading


@livescience.com | 8 hours ago

The Best Earbuds for Under $150

Upgrading to a better pair of buds doesn’t always require splurging. If you’re looking for a modest, no-frills pair of buds that checks most of the must-haves list, we have a few recommendations for you for $150 or under. The must-haves list can be decent audio, a comfortable fit … | Continue reading


@gizmodo.com | 8 hours ago

Inside an Exploded Star

Cassiopeia A gets a close-up. The post Inside an Exploded Star appeared first on Nautilus. | Continue reading


@nautil.us | 8 hours ago

ukroam

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@tumblr.com | 8 hours ago

ISPs keep giving false broadband coverage data to the FCC, groups say

Telcos accuse fixed wireless ISPs of claiming more locations than they serve. | Continue reading


@arstechnica.com | 8 hours ago

Employees saved Elon Musk from himself with Twitter Files

Elon Musk‘s Twitter takeover has been anything but simple. In fact, his $44 billion acquisition of the social media site […] The post Employees saved Elon Musk from himself with Twitter Files appeared first on ReadWrite. | Continue reading


@readwrite.com | 8 hours ago

What Your Brain Is Doing When You’re Not Doing Anything

On autopilot, the mind reveals new connections. The post What Your Brain Is Doing When You’re Not Doing Anything appeared first on Nautilus. | Continue reading


@nautil.us | 8 hours ago

Taking myself out of choosing a currently inked

Taking myself out of the decisionmaking for pairing inks with pens shakes me from my rut of rotating between the same inks and same nibs over and again. The excitement of trying a new pen-nib-ink combination is what starts me writing and working and scribbling. Novelty generates … | Continue reading


@mnmlscholar.com | 8 hours ago

Siblings Step Dancing and Roller Skating

“Brothers dancing in sync” (above and below) is turning out to be my favorite video genre of 2024 so far. (Thanks, Instagram algorithms.) Both these duos — the Irish Gardiner Brothers and the Delaware-based Griffin Brothers — have been around for years, so they may be old news to … | Continue reading


@kottke.org | 8 hours ago

The Blue Nile "A Walk Across The Rooftops" (5.1)

1984 In early 1984 Scottish band The Blue Nile released their debut album “A Walk Across The Rooftops” including the single Tinseltown in the Rain. After 40 years the album is still regarded as a classic, and in all that time the band have released only three other albums. 2010 A … | Continue reading


@blog.gingerbeardman.com | 8 hours ago

Day 1129: "That's unfortunate."

1/ A third Alabama fertility clinic stopped its vitro fertilization program following the state Supreme Court ruling that frozen embryos are children. By classifying “cryopreserved embryos” as children, the ruling opens families, clinics, and doct... Subscribe: Get the Daily Upda … | Continue reading


@whatthefuckjusthappenedtoday.com | 9 hours ago

Microsoft has started testing Wi-Fi 7 support in Windows 11

Microsoft is testing support for Wi-Fi 7 in Windows 11, which offers multi-gigabit speeds and improved throughput, latency, and reliability compared to previous Wi-Fi generations. [...] | Continue reading


@bleepingcomputer.com | 9 hours ago

The Gowow Ori Electric Dirt Bike Takes The CAKE

A fairly new entry into the electric dirt bike market appears to have taken a page right out of CAKE’s ... [continued] The post The Gowow Ori Electric Dirt Bike Takes The CAKE appeared first on CleanTechnica. | Continue reading


@cleantechnica.com | 9 hours ago

The Leak-Proof $28 Container I Swear By for On-the-Go Lunches and Storing Leftovers

It's easy to store, too! READ MORE... | Continue reading


@thekitchn.com | 9 hours ago

Today, in 2024 in America, women are being turned away from emergency rooms and forced to travel hundreds of miles for health care, while doctors fear prosecution for providing an abortion. And now, a court in Alabama put access to some fertility treatments at risk for families w … | Continue reading


@whitehouse.gov | 9 hours ago

Easter Displays Return to the Resorts at Walt Disney World in March 2024

One of my favorite holiday displays at Walt Disney World are the Easter Eggs found at the resorts in the Spring, and this year, they will be returning in March to delight guests. The Details Starting March 3rd, select Disney Resort Hotels will be transformed with dazzling Easter … | Continue reading


@thedisneyblog.com | 9 hours ago

Riker's Hometown Wants to Put a Perfectly Postured Statue Up in His Name

Captain Kirk has one. Captain Janeway has one. If Star Trek fans are going to insist on slowly but surely getting every major character a landmark in their hometown-to-be, Jonathan Frakes’ legendary Will Riker is certainly up there as a priority—especially one that celebrates his … | Continue reading


@gizmodo.com | 9 hours ago

Stability announces Stable Diffusion 3, a next-gen AI image generator

SD3 may bring DALL-E-like prompt fidelity to an open-weights image-synthesis model. | Continue reading


@arstechnica.com | 9 hours ago

Tommy Tuberville On Alabama Embryo Decision: Great! Wait, Bad! | Continue reading


@huffpost.com | 9 hours ago

Ron DeSantis Is Attacking the Greatest Food Innovation Since the Corndog

In the Free State of Florida, Republicans have banned woke public investments, woke racial education, and woke books in school libraries. Now they’re trying to ban woke meat.Legislation that would criminalize the sale of cultivated meat grown from animal cells is wending its way … | Continue reading


@heatmap.news | 9 hours ago

Hillary Clinton warns birth control is ‘next’ after Alabama IVF ruling. | Continue reading


@thehill.com | 9 hours ago

No, Google Isn’t Sunsetting Gmail

Have you seen a claim on social media that Google is “sunsetting” Gmail this coming August? What appears to be a screenshot from an official Google announcement has gone viral on X, but it’s completely fake.Read more... | Continue reading


@gizmodo.com | 9 hours ago

The Fridge: Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS Released

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS (Long-Term Support) for its Desktop, Server, and Cloud products, as well as other flavours of Ubuntu with long-term support. As usual, this point release includes many updates and updated installation media … | Continue reading


@fridge.ubuntu.com | 9 hours ago

Nvidia’s new app doesn’t require you to log in to update your GPU driver

Removing little-used features also improved responsiveness and shrank the size. | Continue reading


@arstechnica.com | 9 hours ago

Graves of Roman Family Held Jewelry, Coins and 'Exquisite' Vials for Storing Mourners' Tears

Archaeologists in Bulgaria unearthed the remains of three individuals interred with rare treasures dating to the third century | Continue reading


@smithsonianmag.com | 9 hours ago

Fetterman to Democrats criticizing Biden: ‘Get your MAGA hat.’ | Continue reading


@thehill.com | 9 hours ago

Dr. Seus partners with the NFL to tackle reading

Dr. Seuss Enterprises and Creative Minds Publications will soon be teaming up with the NFL for the 8th annual Tackle Reading event. Tackle Reading events are assembly-style celebrations held during the week of Dr. Seuss’s Birthday, and are designed to inspire children at underser … | Continue reading


@goodereader.com | 9 hours ago

Emilia Clarke Goes VERY Prim to Get Her OBE

It's not bad or anything! The post Emilia Clarke Goes VERY Prim to Get Her OBE first appeared on Go Fug Yourself. | Continue reading


@gofugyourself.com | 9 hours ago