I Tried to Live Without the Tech Giants. It Was Impossible.

I Tried to Live Without the Tech Giants. It Was Impossible.

08/01 19:32 Anonymous 0

As lawmakers debate whether Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon are monopolies, a reporter recalls her attempt to avoid interacting with the companies.Then I blocked Amazon, Facebook, Google, Apple and Microsoft, one by one — and then all at once — over six weeks.

Tim Bray Is Not Done With Amazon

Tim Bray Is Not Done With Amazon

08/01 19:32 Anonymous 0

just confirmed how strongly Amazon employees felt about Amazon taking significant leadership on climate,” said Emily Cunningham, an Amazon designer at the time who helped organize the letter.His public dissent angered some leaders at Amazon, Mr.

Remington Files for Bankruptcy for 2nd Time

Remington Files for Bankruptcy for 2nd Time

08/01 19:32 Anonymous 0

Business|One of America’s Oldest Gun Makers Files for Bankruptcy for 2nd TimeThe move by the 204-year-old Remington Arms Company came after years of litigation and declining sales.But a slump in gun sales is not what drove Remington to file for bankruptcy, said Adam Winkler, a professor at the U.

One of America’s Oldest Gun Makers Files for Bankruptcy for 2nd Time

One of America’s Oldest Gun Makers Files for Bankruptcy for 2nd Time

07/28 16:02 Anonymous 0

Business|One of America’s Oldest Gun Makers Files for Bankruptcy for 2nd TimeThe move by the 204-year-old Remington Arms Company came after years of litigation and declining sales.ETThe Remington Arms Company, one of America’s oldest and largest gun manufacturers, filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday after years of litigation and a loss of investors took a heavy toll on its finances.

Tim Bray is Not Done With Amazon

Tim Bray is Not Done With Amazon

07/23 03:21 Anonymous 0

just confirmed how strongly Amazon employees felt about Amazon taking significant leadership on climate,” said Emily Cunningham, an Amazon designer at the time who helped organize the letter.His public dissent angered some leaders at Amazon, Mr.

British Airways bids farewell to Boeing 747s

British Airways bids farewell to Boeing 747s

07/17 17:03 Anonymous 0

LONDON (AP) — The “queen of the skies” will no longer don the red, white and blue of the Union Jack after British Airways retired its fleet of Boeing 747s on Friday as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.Its days have been numbered, though, in light of new, modern, fuel-efficient aircraft such as Airbus’ A350 and Boeing’s 787.

Universities and Tech Giants Back National Cloud Computing Project

Universities and Tech Giants Back National Cloud Computing Project

07/01 00:39 Anonymous 0

Technology|Universities and Tech Giants Back National Cloud Computing ProjectA proposal to give scientists access to huge data sets and powerful computers.John Etchemendy and Fei-Fei Li, co-directors of the Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence, have proposed an ambitious National Research Cloud.

Ahmaud Arbery shooting latest news: Federal investigation requested

Ahmaud Arbery shooting latest news: Federal investigation requested

05/11 16:43 Anonymous 0

“We are committed to a complete and transparent review of how the Ahmaud Arbery case was handled from the outset,” Attorney General Chris Carr in a press release Sunday.Brunswick District Attorney Jackie Johnson had previously recused herself from the case because Gregory McMichael was a retired investigator from her office.

Mike Cloud: Painting Outside the Safe Space

Mike Cloud: Painting Outside the Safe Space

05/08 03:05 Anonymous 0

Image“Painting right now feels like the most important thing I can do aside from taking care of myself and keeping my family healthy,” Mike Cloud said.I start with the Star of David painting and they kind of get more complex in shape.

Google Makes Stadia Gaming Service Free

Google Makes Stadia Gaming Service Free

04/09 02:33 Anonymous 0

Technology|Google Makes Stadia Gaming Service FreeThe $130 entry fee is being waived indefinitely, as interest in playing video games surges during the coronavirus pandemic.No controller required: Google’s cloud gaming service will be available at Stadia.