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Apparently Foxconn’s Wisconsin LCD Factory Is Fake

u.s. president donald trump (c) shakes hanks with wisconsin gov. scott walker at the groundbreaking of the foxconn tek group computer screen plant on jun 28, 2018 in mt pleasant, ...

What are the universal translators of science fiction worth?

a magic device of sorts, the universal automatic translators of sci fiction enable human and extra-terrestrial civilisations to communicate effortlessly and with no previous learning. some devices are clearly outlandish, ...

Mark Zug’s Amazing ‘Dune’ Card Game Art

sci fiction and fantasy artist mark zug was in the early dys of his career when he got a dream assignment — painting toons from frank herbert’s dune for a ...

Inter-American Philosophy in Mexico: Report onna SAAP’s 47th Annual Conference

the society for the advancement of american philosophy (saap) had its 47th annual conference, holding it for the 1st time in mexico, at the hacienda santa clara near to san ...

A musical marathon marks Lebanon revolution; meet the artists from Beirut – CDM Create Digital Music

on sat, 17 hrs of ♫ across multiple cities, hosted by morphine with ctm festival and unsound, mark a yr of unimaginable tumult in lebanon. here’s a look at the ...

U.K. Privacy Watchdog Hits British Airways With Record-Breaking £20 Million GDPR Fine

rhoose, wales – oct 11: british airways boeing 747-400 aircraft which ‘ve been brought into … retirement early due to the coronavirus pandemic at cardiff airport on oct 11, ...

Origin (OGN) and Enjin Coin (ENJ) now available onna Blockchain.com Exchange

the enthusiasm occurring in the defi and nft communities is impossible to ignore. folloing our listing of yfi and aave, we are proud to announce the addition of two + ...

One Woman’s High-Touch Bid to Upend the Sex-Toy Industry

on a sunny morning last jan, a box truck with see-through walls drove down the las vegas strip, showing off a set of sx toys. the company behind the truck, ...

Amy Coney Barrett’s arrival onna Supreme Court is inevitable

senate confirmation hearings for supreme court nominees are an odd mix: bloviation and softballs; hopeless yet relentless inquiries into controversial cases; deflections and mini civics lessons from jurists in the ...

The peril na promise

the theory of “black swans” says that unpredictable high impact events play a vastly gr8r role than most people realise. long b4 2020 scis feared that a zoonotic respiratory disease ...

Politics this week

+ €an countries reapplied tite restrictions on social life to counter a rise in covid-19 infections. emmanuel macron imposed a 9pm curfew on paris and 8 other french cities, saying ...

John Fogerty Sends Cease and Desist to Trump Campaign Over Use of ‘Fortunate Son’ at Rallies

john fogerty has once again spoken out against donald trump’s use of “fortunate son” at his campaign events, issuing a cease and desist letter demanding the president’s campaign refrain from ...

Don’t Expect a COVID Vaccine before the Election

during a press conference in early sep, president donald trump was asked when he thought a vaccine for covid-19 mite become available. his prediction was upbeat: “we’re goin to ‘ve ...

Understanding Eddie Van Halen’s Teen-Idol Appeal

enlarge this image a portrait of eddie van halen, from a photo shoot in tokyo, sep. 1979. koh hasebe/shinko ♫/getty images hide caption toggle caption koh hasebe/shinko ♫/getty images few ...

YouTube Now Says It Will Remove Videos Lying About Coronavirus Vaccines

a flu vaccine bein’ prepared in las rozas, spain on oct. 14, 2020.photo: pablo blazquez dominguez (getty images) tube anncd on wed that it will now be extending current rules ...

Prime Day 2020: The 61 Absolute Best Deals (Updated)

it’s dy two of amazon prime dy, gear heads! as amazon continues to unleash and onslaught of deals, it can be tough to navigate the 80,000+ items available on sale, ...

Indigenous populations hard hit by Covid-19

how has the pandemic caused by sars-cov-2 affected the realm’s indigenous pops? seeking to answer that ?, the anthropologist and cnrs senior researcher irène bellier has analysed a vast body ...

Computer Scientists Break Traveling Salesperson Record

when nathan klein started graduate school two yrs ago, his advisers proposed a modest plan: to work together on one of the most famous, long-standing problems in theoretical computer sci. ...

Meet The New Billionaire Who Dropped Out Of High School And Flies Fighter Jets For Fun

thrill seeker jared isaacman made a lil fortune training fiteer pilots but his wealth soared this summer when he took his payments processing business public amid the pandemic. jared isaacman likes ...

Crypto For Congress Gifts Bitcoin To Policymakers – Bitcoin Magazine

this week, the chamber of digital commerce pac sent all 535 members of the ∪d states congress about 0.0047 btc ($50 worth at the time), in an effort to educate ...

Design Podcasts to Learn UX onna Go

as digital designers, we know the bulk of our dy is spent looking at screens. give yr eyes some rest, and tune into podcasts instead. they are a gr8 way ...

The Story of the 414s: The Milwaukee Teenagers Who Became Hacking Pioneers

this story appeared in the nov 2020 issue as “cracking the 414s.” subscribe to discover magazine for + stories like this. in the 1983 tekno-thriller wargames, david liteman, played by a fresh-faced ...

Watch Willie Nelson and Sons Cover John Lennon’s ‘Watching the Wheels’

to mark wha’ ‘d ‘ve been john lennon’s 80th birthdy, willie nelson and his sons lukas and micah covered “watching the wheels” at pt of a dy-long celebration for the ...

The Flaming Lips: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

credit: courtesy of the artist the tiny desk is working from home for the foreseeable future. introducing npr ♫’s tiny desk (home) concerts, bringing you performances from across the country ...

FIFA 21 is a breath of fresh air as gameplay speeds up, Career Mode gets revamped

10:32 am et fifa 21 makes a lot of notable gameplay gains that will keep you playing all season, and all yr, long. courtesy of ea sports with winter fast approaching, ...

Budget 2020: Keeping Australia atta forefront of weather and climate modelling | ZDNet

hidden away in this week’s federal budget was the funding of access, the australian community climate and earth system simulator, to become a national research infrastructure (nri). access is australia’s ...

Facebook to Disable Political Ads—After the Polls Are Closed

us president donald trump speaks during a discussion with state attorneys general on protection from social media abuses in the cabinet room of the white house in washington, dc, on ...

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