How to Stay Informed Without Getting Paralyzed by Bad News

How to Stay Informed Without Getting Paralyzed by Bad News

One day Recently, I arrived at the Manhattan office where I work as a tutor. I hoped to tame my inbox before my first session. Instead, I clicked a news alert and succumbed to a media storm of Ukrainian refugees fleeing bombed homes and President Biden’s ominous warnings about Russian chemical warfare. This news cycle … Read more

What Is Touch ID on iPhone, iPad, and Mac?

What Is Touch ID on iPhone, iPad, and Mac?

Some models of Apple iPhone, iPad, and Mac include an authentication feature called “Touch ID,” which lets you use your fingerprint to verify your identity. We’ll explain why it’s useful and how it works. What Is Touch ID? Touch ID is a biometric security feature that scans a user’s fingerprint to allow logins, purchases, and … Read more

Square Cuts On Aluminum Extrusion, No Mill Required

Square Cuts On Aluminum Extrusion, No Mill Required

If you’re looking for the perfect excuse to buy that big, beautiful Bridgeport mill, we’ve got some bad news: it’s not going to be making perfectly square end cuts on aluminum extrusion. Sadly, it’s much more cost-effective to build this DIY squaring jig, and search for your tool justification elsewhere. There’s no doubting the utility … Read more

Report: Bing hid auto-complete in the US for politically sensitive Chinese names, affecting Windows search and DuckDuckGo; Microsoft says it was due to an error (Aaron Tilley / Wall Street Journal)

Report: Bing hid auto-complete in the US for politically sensitive Chinese names, affecting Windows search and DuckDuckGo;  Microsoft says it was due to an error (Aaron Tilley / Wall Street Journal)

Aaron Tilley / Wall Street Journal: Report: Bing hid auto-complete in the US for politically sensitive Chinese names, affecting Windows search and DuckDuckGo; Microsoft says it was due to an error– Bing’s autofill feature failed to make suggestions for terms that could be deemed controversial in Beijing, according to a cybersecurity and surveillance group

Imec makes strides in creating a medical digital twin for good health

Imec makes strides in creating a medical digital twin for good health

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and data leaders for insightful talks and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! Human gut health is closely correlated with mental well-being, various degenerative diseases and chronic inflammation. One big component of this is the balance of … Read more

Spotify is ‘blending’ your playlists with K-pop stars

Spotify is ‘blending’ your playlists with K-pop stars

After introducing its Blend playlists last year, Spotify announced Friday that it’s expanding the feature to include K-pop artists – and yes, that includes the mega-popular boyband BTS. Spotify’s Blend playlists are an easy way for users to create shared playlists based on each user’s listening preferences. In March, the company released updates for the … Read more