Daily Archives: May 14, 2019

Dell’s 75-Inch 4K Display with Multitouch: A Rival for Microsoft Surface Hub

https://www.anandtech.com/show/14329/dells-75inch-4k-display-with-multitouch-a-rival-for-microsoft-surface-hub Dell has started sales of its 75-inch 4K monitor supporting multi-touch capabilities, and combined the device with a set of interactive features. The new Dell 75 4K Interactive Touch Monitor is designed to enable interactive work by groups of … Continue reading

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Intel Flaw Lets Hackers Siphon Secrets from Millions of PCs

https://www.wired.com/story/intel-mds-attack-speculative-execution-buffer More than a year has passed since security researchers revealed Meltdown and Spectre, a pair of flaws in the deep-seated, arcane features of millions of chip sold by Intel and AMD, putting practically every computer in the world at … Continue reading

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Why Amazon Is Giving Employees $10,000 to Quit

https://www.wired.com/story/amazon-delivery-paying-employees-to-quit The so-called last mile of delivery—getting an order to the customer’s door—has long been an obsession for ecommerce companies. To make the journey as efficient as they can, some have engaged in extreme experiments. Take Walmart: Two years ago, … Continue reading

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Meet the ‘Oyster Wench’—a single mom fighting pollution with the power of clams and kelp

https://www.popsci.com/ocean-farming-kelp-pollution?dom=rss-default&src=syn Nexus Media News “Women could be the architects of the blue economy.” Catherine Puckett drives a pink boat to her ocean farm, where she harvests food that’s restoring the environment. via Popular Science – New Technology, Science News, The … Continue reading

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Coffee Served With A Cotton Candy Cloud That Rains Sugar Into Your Drink

https://geekologie.com/2019/05/coffee-served-with-a-cotton-candy-cloud.php These are two videos (one from Singapore, one from Beijing) of cafes that serve coffee with a cloud of cotton candy hanging above the cup so it slowly rains sugar into your drink (coming soon to a froufrou coffee … Continue reading

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The Morning After: Lenovo’s foldable-screen laptop

https://www.engadget.com/2019/05/14/the-morning-after/ Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. This morning, we’re checking out the latest update in Walmart vs. Amazon, and Lenovo’s bright new idea for a laptop is going to feel very familiar. Aren’t all laptops foldable?Lenovo is working on … Continue reading

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Disney takes full control of Hulu in deal with Comcast

https://www.engadget.com/2019/05/14/disney-comcast-hulu-ownership-deal/ When AT&T sold its shares of Hulu last month, Disney and Comcast were left as the company’s sole owners. Today, Comcast relinquished its control, leaving Disney in charge of the streaming platform. This means, since its acquisition of Fox’s … Continue reading

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