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Ars Technica
2 hours ago
OMG science

Daily Telescope: Finally, we've found the core of a famous supernova

SN 1987A, the first observable supernova, still a topic of study
James Webb Space Telescope finds emission lines from a newly born neutron star
Ars Technica
44 minutes ago
OMG science

Final images of Ingenuity reveal an entire blade broke off the helicopter

Ingenuity's final flights faced unexpected challenges and communication loss.
Perseverance rover captured clear images showing Ingenuity's damaged rotor blade.
www.theguardian.com
7 hours ago
Privacy professionals

I regularly shared photos of my son on social media until alarm bells started ringing | Hannah Nwoko

Nostalgia through social media is powerful, with parents sharing numerous photos.
Parents are rethinking overexposing their children on social media due to privacy concerns.
Akron Beacon Journal
1 day ago
OMG science

Who will help us survive our fragile climate moment? | Guest column

Truth is essential for democracy and addressing climate change denial.
Michael Mann's book highlights the urgency of climate change and the need for truth and action.
Mail Online
2 hours ago
Privacy professionals

I tried the 'most disturbing site' where AI searches for your face

PimEyes is a facial recognition search engine that can find images of a person online within seconds.
The use of PimEyes raises concerns about privacy as it can uncover images even from private social media accounts.
Nature
3 days ago
OMG science

Daily briefing: First private Moon lander makes history

Odysseus, built by Intuitive Machines, made it safely to the Moon
CAR T cell trials for MS treatment have started
Global project to gather DNA from world's lakes
Engadget
7 hours ago
Digital life

Google brings Gemini to Messages and adds AI text summaries for Android Auto

Gemini integration with Messages for basic tasks and chatting, AI-powered text summaries in Android Auto to minimize distractions, New accessibility features for Android like AI-generated image captions and Lens in Maps.
www.nytimes.com
5 hours ago
Wellness

Your 2024 Guide to Covid Symptoms and Treatment

Common Covid symptoms remain consistent, including fatigue, sore throat, congestion, and body aches.
Milder symptoms are being experienced by most due to pre-existing immunity from vaccines or prior infections.
www.nytimes.com
5 hours ago
Wellness

Sexism in Medicine? It's Not All in Her Head.'

Women apologize often in healthcare settings, reflecting historical diminishment by the medical establishment.
Dr. Comen's book explores the roots of women's tendency to apologize and the impact on their healthcare experiences.
Federal Trade Commission
3 days ago
Privacy professionals

FTC Finalizes Order with Global Tel*Link Over Security Failures that Led to Breach of Sensitive Data

FTC finalized order with Global Tel*Link over data security issues
Order includes requirements for comprehensive data security program
Therecord
2 days ago
Privacy professionals

FTC hits Avast with $16.5 million fine over allegations of selling users' browsing data

Avast Limited to pay $16.5 million and cease selling browsing data for ads
FTC alleges Avast misled consumers about privacy protection
www.npr.org
15 hours ago
Tech industry

Kara Swisher is still drawn to tech despite her disappointments with the industry

Kara Swisher provides insights on interacting with tech leaders.
Her memoir Burn Book reflects her journey in the tech industry.
Federal Trade Commission
4 days ago
Privacy professionals

FTC Order Will Ban Avast from Selling Browsing Data for Advertising Purposes, Require It to Pay $16.5 Million Over Charges the Firm Sold Browsing Data After Claiming Its Products Would Block Online Tracking

Avast to pay $16.5 million settlement for selling browsing data without consent.
FTC alleges Avast misled users by claiming to protect privacy while selling browsing data.
The Jerusalem Post | JPost.com
6 hours ago
Privacy professionals

Cyber criminals hack Internet users with advertising tools - HP

Cyber criminals optimize attacks using advertising tools
Increase in malware distribution via PDF files
www.nytimes.com
16 hours ago
Tech industry

AT&T Offers $5 Credit to Customers Affected by Service Outage

AT&T offers $5 credit to customers affected by outage
Service restoration after seven hours
Medium
5 hours ago
UX design

VisionPro and beyond: protecting users in the era of spatial computing

Spatial computing advancements are rapidly evolving, with AI and mixed reality technologies leading the way.
User Experience Design is driven by psychology to create intuitive products.
Medium
3 hours ago
UX design

Design Challenges: Designers Demand Reform as Unfair Tasks Miss the Mark (part I)

Design challenges in hiring processes face dissent from designers due to unrealistic time expectations, lack of respect, limited skill assessment, and ethical concerns.
Reform is advocated for more human-centered, ethical assessment methods like portfolio reviews and collaborative discussions to promote inclusivity in hiring processes.
Medium
5 hours ago
UX design

UX leadership is failing, multi-brand design systems, proxies in UX

Companies profit from addiction to information consumption.
Designers contribute to information consumption with deceptive intentions.
Medium
5 hours ago
UX design

The power of patterns and playbooks in content design

Content components and patterns build consistency and allow content designers to focus on larger design issues.
Organizational leaders can equip content designers with arguments, tools, and evidence to respond to contradictory demands.
www.nytimes.com
1 day ago
Tech industry

Can a Tech Giant Be Woke?

Employees at Raven strike and successfully form a union after layoffs.
Microsoft takes a neutral stance on unionization after acquiring Activision.
Forbes
21 hours ago
Tech industry

Google Suddenly Reveals Bad News For Millions Of Microsoft Users

Google's court documents reveal Microsoft's attempts to have Bing as Safari's default search.
Apple consistently rejected Bing over quality concerns, favoring Google search instead.
Business Insider
23 hours ago
Artificial intelligence

Instead of taking your job, AI might be more like the best intern ever

AI can be like an intern, tackling tasks that may not otherwise be completed.
AI tools, like chatbots, can assist workers in completing tasks efficiently.
Abc
1 day ago
Artificial intelligence

Amid an AI arms race, US and China to sit down to tackle world-changing risks

US and China to discuss responsible development of AI
Concerns include AI's potential to disrupt democratic process and sway elections
www.nytimes.com
3 hours ago
Europe news

European Leaders to Gather in Paris to Bolster Ukraine at Critical Moment'

European leaders convened in Paris to show support for Ukraine amid Russian aggression.
The meeting aimed to coordinate aid for Ukraine and demonstrate European resolve against Putin.
Newsweek
2 days ago
Artificial intelligence

AI could unlock secrets of the human body within decades

AI in healthcare is poised to revolutionize diagnostics by utilizing diverse data.
Current AI models in healthcare are limited but future multi-modal deep learning can predict illnesses accurately.
TechRepublic
2 days ago
Artificial intelligence

Generative AI Defined: How It Works, Benefits and Dangers

Generative AI can create text, images, and code based on user prompts.
Deep learning and neural networks are essential components of generative AI models.
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Fox Sports
13 hours ago
English Premier League

'Got found out': Utd trend finally bites; $57m star's revival sparks shock CL push - PL Talking Pts

Manchester United's alarming defensive trend continued despite recent wins.
Aston Villa's resurgence under a once-maligned winger for Champions League contention.
www.fourfourtwo.com
1 hour ago
English Premier League

Manchester United identify first man to be sold, following Fulham defeat: report

Manchester United may allow Victor Lindelof to leave when his contract enters the final year this summer.
AC Milan is interested in signing Victor Lindelof to strengthen their defense.
www.caughtoffside.com
7 hours ago
English Premier League

Manchester United hoping to sign a striker and two defenders in the summer

Manchester United plans to sign a quality striker, right back, and right-sided central defender in the upcoming transfer window to improve in attack and defense.
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www.nytimes.com
1 hour ago
Europe news

Navalny Allies Say He Was About to Be Freed in a Prisoner Exchange

A prisoner exchange deal involving Navalny was reportedly close, according to his aides.
Navalny's potential release as part of the deal was tied to the release of two Americans in Russian prison.
www.aljazeera.com
32 minutes ago
Europe news

Navalny was close to being freed from prison before his death, says ally

Alexey Navalny was close to being freed in a prisoner swap before his sudden death.
The prisoner swap involved exchanging Navalny and two unnamed US nationals for a Russian FSB assassin imprisoned in Germany.
www.theguardian.com
1 hour ago
Europe news

Macron hosts summit to show west has means to defeat Putin in Ukraine

Macron hosts conference to show resolve against Putin
Ukraine facing ammunition shortage
www.nytimes.com
4 hours ago
Media industry

The Case That Could Change Social Media, and an Evacuation Plan for Parts of Gaza

The New York Times Audio app offers journalism and storytelling, available to Times news subscribers on iOS.
The app's Headlines feature provides a quick summary of the biggest stories from Times journalists in about five minutes.
Entrepreneur
1 hour ago
Social media marketing

With This LinkedIn Algorithm Change, Your Best Posts Could Reach New Readers for Years | Entrepreneur

LinkedIn is developing 'suggested posts' to increase reach of high-quality content.
Platform shifting focus to 'knowledge and advice' over virality.
AdExchanger
2 hours ago
Artificial intelligence

A Marketer's Guide To Generative AI Startups | AdExchanger

Generative AI is gaining popularity among marketers
Evaluation of generative AI startups is crucial for marketers
Exchangewire
6 hours ago
Artificial intelligence

Reddit and Google Sign $60m Deal; WPP Sales Slow as Clients Cut Ad Spend; UK AI Funding Halved in 2023

Reddit and Google signed a $60m deal for real-time data access and AI models training.
WPP's UK sales increased while US revenues fell, investing in AI tools despite pre-tax profit decline.
Los Angeles Times
4 hours ago
Books

She poured her heart into Arcadia's Book Rack. Now the small bookstore is closing

Shift to online shopping impacted small businesses like bookstores.
Challenges faced by aging small-business owners without family successors.
Hackread - Latest Cybersecurity, Tech, Crypto & Hacking News
2 days ago
Privacy professionals

Hackers Leak 2.5M Private Plane Owners' Data Linked to LA Intl. Airport Breach

The data breach shows why organisations must enhance cybersecurity measures in the face of growing threats from skilled hackers like IntelBroker.
TechCrunch
3 days ago
Privacy professionals

FTC bans antivirus giant Avast from selling its users' browsing data to advertisers | TechCrunch

Avast banned from selling browsing data
FTC fined Avast $16.5 million
Sensitive data sold to ad giants
Global IP & Technology Law Blog
1 hour ago
Privacy technologies

Harmful gender stereotypes or a double standard? Calvin Klein and GIRLvsCANCER ads banned in the UK

Gender stereotypes rule led to ad bans
Ads by Calvin Klein and GIRLvsCANCER banned for breaching rule
www.ocregister.com
2 hours ago
Books

Why 36 authors including Margaret Atwood, Celeste Ng and Scott Turow co-wrote a novel

The novel 'Fourteen Days' brings together successful authors to share stories for a cause.
Proceeds from the novel support the fight against book banning and unauthorized use of authors' work.
www.scientificamerican.com
3 hours ago
Environment

Even 'Twilight Zone' Coral Reefs Aren't Safe from Bleaching

Mesophotic reefs at greater depths are more vulnerable to bleaching than previously thought due to high water temperatures.
Bleaching in mesophotic reefs is linked to climate patterns like the Indian Ocean Dipole, affecting coral health.
The New Yorker
4 hours ago
Books

Thomas Korsgaard Reads "The Spit of Him"

Thomas Korsgaard is a prolific writer with recognition at a young age.
www.bkreader.com
3 hours ago
Books

Feb 26: Brooklyn Black History Maker, June Jordan

June Jordan's challenging childhood shaped her poetic talent at a young age.
Jordan's writing depicted interracial relations and African-American experiences in a white-dominated society.
ESPN.com
15 hours ago
English Premier League

Premier League's record goal rushes: How Arsenal's scoring form compares

Arsenal is in top form, having won all their recent Premier League games and scoring 25 goals in the last six matches.
The streak of 25 goals in six games coincided with Mikel Arteta being fed steak by Salt Bae in Dubai, sparking talk of its impact on their performance.
www.independent.co.uk
5 hours ago
Environment

Germany plans to enable underground storage of carbon dioxide at offshore sites

Germany plans to enable underground carbon storage at offshore sites to combat climate change.
Opponents question the effectiveness of carbon capture and storage compared to other renewable energy sources like solar and wind.
ESPN.com
15 hours ago
National Football League

Source: Bengals place franchise tag on Higgins

The Cincinnati Bengals placed the franchise tag on Tee Higgins.
Joe Burrow expects Higgins to remain with the Bengals in 2024.
Createsend
2 hours ago
World news

Logistics Report: Falling Natural Gas Prices Hit Output; Russia Builds a 'Eurasian Roundabout'

Retail sales in Canada dropped 0.4% in January after a December rise.
Investors are heavily funding startups developing thermal batteries for industrial processes.
www.theguardian.com
1 hour ago
Writing

Alan Brownjohn obituary

Alan Brownjohn was a prolific poet and novelist, known for his emotionally astute and wittily rendered character dissections.
Brownjohn was a diligent campaigner for poetry, serving as the chairman of the Poetry Society and contributing significantly to the literary world.
www.fastcompany.com
9 hours ago
Media industry

Is journalism school unethical at a time of mass layoffs?

Increased journalism school applications during politically contentious times
Donors supporting journalism education aim to address industry challenges
Bluebird Banter
2 hours ago
Major League Baseball

Better Know Your Blue Jays 40-man: Alejandro Kirk

Alejandro Kirk's performance fluctuated between strong and average seasons, excelling in hitting and pitch framing initially but facing challenges in later years.
Kirk's perceived lack of athleticism as a catcher continues to be a subject of discussion, with attention shifting to his physical appearance during games.
Cybersecurity Insiders
2 days ago
Information security

Repeat Ransomware attacks on 78% of victims who pay - Cybersecurity Insiders

Avoid ransom payments to deter cybercriminals
Ransom payment increases likelihood of repeat attacks and escalating demands
www.nytimes.com
9 hours ago
World news

Opinion | China Is Running Out of Lines to Cross in the Taiwan Strait

The balance of military power in the Taiwan Strait has shifted in China's favor.
China's military exercises and presence around Taiwan raise the risk of accidental confrontation and create complacency in Taipei and Washington.
www.theguardian.com
2 hours ago
Food & drink

Rukmini Iyer's quick and easy recipe for black bean and ginger roast aubergines with chilli-lime peanuts and rice | Quick and easy

The dressing in this recipe elevates anything into a great quick dinner.
With peanuts, lime and chilli, it can go on pretty much everything, but it's particularly good on just-roasted aubergines.
BuzzFeed
4 hours ago
Food & drink

33 Things To Help Unlock Your Tiny Kitchen's *True* Storage Potential

Utilize over-the-cabinet storage shelves for cutting boards and pans.
Use bakeware racks and lid organizers to save space and prevent clutter.
www.theguardian.com
4 hours ago
Food & drink

Rachel Roddy's recipe for chickpea, kale and potato soup with cumin pesto | A kitchen in Rome

Cumin is a versatile and ancient spice with medicinal properties.
Historical Roman recipes like cuminatum provide insights into the versatile uses of cumin.
Substack
2 days ago
Books

The dangers of being a reader

Creating a new platform for a broader range of content
Struggles with managing a large number of books to read
www.theguardian.com
8 hours ago
Writing

Wrong Norma by Anne Carson review unjoined-up thinking at its best

Anne Carson's book 'Norma' is deliberately disjointed to convey a sense of language's unreliability and difficulty in expressing precise meanings.
Carson's resistance to discussing her work in interviews adds to her enigmatic persona and aligns with her exploration of the volatility of language.
MLB Trade Rumors
12 hours ago
Chicago Cubs

Cubs To Sign Garrett Cooper To Minors Deal

The Cubs have signed veteran first baseman Garrett Cooper, according to Craig Mish of the Miami Herald ( X link).
MLB Trade Rumors
11 hours ago
Major League Baseball

AL Notes: Mejia, Bellinger, Yankees, Carter, Twins

Mejia in talks with Rays for return
Yankees had interest in Cody Bellinger
New York Post
18 hours ago
World news

How China is flooding America with fentanyl on purpose to undermine our society

China uses fentanyl as a weapon to destabilize American society.
Majority of fentanyl pharmaceutical ingredients are produced in China.
Independent.ie
15 hours ago
Writing

Poems On The Underground archive donated to Cambridge University Library

Former poets' letters archived at Cambridge University Library.
Poets like Larkin, Heaney, and Gluck praised Poems On The Underground initiative.
Mail Online
21 hours ago
OMG science

Data reveals where climate change skeptics and believers live in US

Climate change skepticism more prevalent in Republican-led states
Strong correlation between political affiliation, education, Covid-19 vaccination rates, and income
ESPN.com
15 hours ago
National Football League

Wilson: Hopeful title chase comes with Broncos

Russell Wilson expresses desire to finish his career with the Denver Broncos but emphasizes the importance of wanting to be in a place that values him.
Wilson is focused on winning two more Super Bowls regardless of the team he plays for.
eLearning Industry
21 hours ago
Remote teams

The Influence Of Employee Training Programs On Retention And Recruitment

Training is crucial for retention and recruitment.
Investing in employee training leads to employee satisfaction and company success.
The New Yorker
1 day ago
World news

Inside North Korea's Forced-Labor Program in China

North Korean workers sent to Chinese factories endure abuse and harsh conditions
Chinese companies employing North Korean workers often receive Western certifications despite labor violations
www.theguardian.com
1 day ago
Wine

Problems facing the European wine industry and some bottles to try

Protesting farmers in Europe are upset over rising production costs and shrinking margins, leading to violent demonstrations.
French winegrowers face income inequalities despite the industry's average high income.
Nieman Lab
2 days ago
Media industry

The week we couldn't find Google News

Google News filters sporadically disappearing due to testing different ways to show filters on Search.
Google Discover potentially replacing Google News, causing concerns about impact on news traffic.
The Seattle Times
1 day ago
Media industry

Instagram's uneasy rise as a news site

Instagram is becoming a significant platform for news delivery, attracting audiences critical of traditional outlets.
Personalities like Mosheh Oinounou are successfully packaging and delivering news content on Instagram, gaining large followings.
TheTravel
1 day ago
Remote teams

10 Easiest Countries To Work Remotely From

Remote work is on the rise due to factors like technology, work-life balance, and productivity benefits.
Several countries are attracting remote workers with low cost of living, good connectivity, and appealing lifestyles.
Tech.co
2 days ago
Remote teams

Fully Remote and Hybrid Jobs at Walmart Hiring in February 2024

Walmart offers well-paid fully remote jobs.
Candidates can search 'remote' on Walmart jobs page for remote-friendly positions.
Wine Enthusiast
4 days ago
Wine

The Best Dry White Wine for Cooking, According to Pros

Choose a dry white wine that enhances the dish without overpowering it.
Consider the flavor profile, body, and acidity of the wine when cooking.
ESPN.com
2 days ago
Dallas Cowboys

Former Cowboys WR 'Golden' Richards dies at 73

Former Dallas Cowboys receiver John "Golden" Richards passed away at 73 due to congestive heart failure.
Richards, after a career with the Cowboys, also played for the Chicago Bears and the Denver Broncos.
Her Campus
2 days ago
Social media marketing

I Spent 30 Days off Social Media, This is What Happened:

Taking a break from social media and following the rules of 30 hard can be beneficial for personal growth.
Deleting social media accounts can lead to more time for personal development and peace of mind.
ABC7 San Francisco
2 days ago
Social media marketing

Florida House passes legislation that would ban kids under 16 from having some social media accounts

The Florida House passed legislation restricting social media for minors. The bill requires age verification, bans under-16 accounts, and gives parents a role in supervision and opt-in decisions.
Forbes
2 days ago
Marketing

Why Leading Brands Should Adopt A Social-Out Approach To Marketing

Social-out marketing revolves around social media content and delivery formats, amplifying storytelling.
Social-out methodology is crucial as social media is where today's culture is formed, impacting other channel marketing executions.
The US Sun
2 days ago
Remote teams

What you need to know about taking on a remote role

An estimated 32.6 million Americans will be working remotely by 2025.
Remote working demands additional skills like time management and relationship-building.
Decanter
2 days ago
Wine

Decanter Fine Wine Encounter NYC 2024: Priority booking is now open - Decanter

Exclusive grand tasting featuring 50 world-renowned wine producers
Opportunity to sample award-winning wines from 2023 Decanter World Wine Awards at DWWA Winner's Bar
Unique masterclasses on prestigious wineries like Château Haut-Brion and Marqués de Murrieta
Eater SF
2 days ago
Wine

Northern Iranian Food and Wine Mingle at the New Komaaj Mazze & Wine Bar

Northern Iranian cuisine and wine pairing at Komaaj Maaze & Wine Bar
Focus on mazze plates and unique dining experience
time.com
3 hours ago
US politics

Michigan Democrats Threaten to Turn Away from Biden Over Israel Aid

Movement in Michigan urging uncommitted votes in Democratic primary to pressure Biden.
Listen to Michigan campaign gaining support for ceasefire and end to military aid to Israel.
www.nytimes.com
5 hours ago
US politics

Supreme Court to Hear Free Speech Challenges to Social Media Laws

The Supreme Court will define social media companies' rights to limit user posts, impacting free speech online.
Ruling against tech platforms could lead to more diverse viewpoints but also increase hate speech and disinformation.
www.nytimes.com
5 hours ago
US politics

Ronna McDaniel, the R.N.C.'s Top Official, Plans to Step Down on March 8

Ronna McDaniel stepping down as RNC chair
Donald Trump influencing RNC leadership selection
Dodger Blue
52 minutes ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Spring Training Highlights: James Outman And Max Muncy Hit Home Runs Vs. A's

The Los Angeles Dodgers won 4-2 against the Oakland Athletics in Spring Training.
James Outman and Max Muncy were crucial in providing offense for the Dodgers.
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