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Audacity"s New Owner Is In Another Fight With the Open Source Community

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Muse Group -- owner of the popular audio-editing app Audacity -- is in hot water with the open source community again. This time, the controversy isn't over Audacity -- it's about MuseScore, an o.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJul 22nd, 2021

To Fight Vaccine Misinformation, US Recruits an "Influencer Army"

The New York Times tells the story of 17-year-old Ellie Zeiler, a TikTok creator with over 10 million followers, who received an email in June from Village Marketing, an influencer marketing agency. "It said it was reaching out on behalf of another.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 49 min. ago

Best cheap bidet deals for August 2021

If you are out of toilet paper and open to trying new things, here are some cheap bidet toilet seats......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 18 min. ago

Hundreds of AI Tools Were Built to Catch Covid. None of Them Helped

At the start of the pandemic, remembers MIT Technology Review's senior editor for AI, the community "rushed to develop software that many believed would allow hospitals to diagnose or triage patients faster, bringing much-needed support to the front.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 17 min. ago

How to open the Nvidia Control Panel

The Nvidia Control Panel doesn't live on your desktop, but it's easy to find. Here, we show you how to open the Nvidia Control Panel in a few steps......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

New Android Malware Uses VNC To Spy and Steal Passwords From Victims

A previously undocumented Android-based remote access trojan (RAT) has been found to use screen recording features to steal sensitive information on the device, including banking credentials, and open the door for on-device fraud. The Hacker News rep.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Growth roundup: Investing in community, targeting developers, new marketer recs

“The best thing a startup can do, and I’m seeing it happen more and more, is investing in community early on,” growth marketing expert Max van den Ingh of Unmuted tells us. “When I was leading growth at MisterGreen, we created a c.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

CDC Scaled Back Hunt for Breakthrough Cases Just as the Delta Variant Grew

The U.S. agency leading the fight against Covid-19 gave up a crucial surveillance tool tracking the effectiveness of vaccines just as a troublesome new variant of the virus was emerging. From a report: While the Centers for Disease Control and Preven.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Elon Musk Backs Epic in Fight Against Apple Over App Store Fees

Epic, which sued Apple last year and has expressed concerns about the exorbitant fees the iPhone-maker charges on App Store (30% on each transaction on year 1 for apps that are not games and 15% on year 2 and beyond), has found a new backer in the co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

A single cell type map of human tissues

In a study published in the US journal Science Advances, a single cell type map of human tissues is presented. An open access atlas has been launched with more than 250,000 interactive plots to allow researchers to explore the expression in individua.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Italian community hopes to save fire-ravaged ancient tree

Scientists in Sardinia are hoping a thousand-year-old olive tree nearly destroyed by recent fires can be saved, mobilising volunteers to stand guard around the remains of the ancient tree......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Introducing the Open Cap Table Coalition

If this coalition gets all the relationships right, doesn’t get greedy and understands that there is a social good component here, this could be as impactful as the SAFE was. Aron Solomon Contributor Aron.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Clays, not water, are likely source of Mars "lakes"

Three studies published in the past month have cast doubt on the premise of subsurface lakes below the Martian south pole......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

7 things you didn’t know your home security system could do

Your home security system can do more than just watch for broken windows or open doors. It might even save you money......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Apple shows how to shoot ‘otherworldly’ night mode shots on the iPhone

If you're an iPhone owner who's yet to get to grips with the camera's night mode, then check out these tips on how to get great shots in low light......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Soil tested for hidden contaminants in community gardens

This year saw many people rediscovering an interest in gardening, digging in the dirt and maybe even harvesting vegetables from a garden plot. But around the Puget Sound, not all garden soils are created equal. Soil, particularly in urban areas, can.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Apple shows how to shoot ‘otherworldly’ Night mode shots on the iPhone

If you're an iPhone owner who's yet to get to grips with the camera's Night mode, then check out these tips on how to get great shots in low light......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Highlights of the day: EV market approaching sweet spot

EV development is fast acclerating. Jack Cheng, CEO of the Foxconn-led MIH Alliance, an open platofrm for EV development, believes the EV market may reach its sweet spot in 2025-2026. In the semiconductor sector, MediaTek has raised its outlook for f.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

EV market likely to reach sweet spot in 2025-2026, says MIH CEO

The global electric vehicle (EV) market, judging from the progress in technological development, is likely to reach its sweet spot in 2025-2026, according to Jack Cheng, CEO for the MIH Alliance, a Foxconn (Hon Hai)-led open platform for developing E.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Apple shows how to shoot ‘otherworldly’ Night mode shots on iPhone

If you're an iPhone owner who's yet to get to grips with the camera's Night mode, then check out these tips on how to get great shots in low light......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Bronze Age cemetery reveals history of a high-status woman and her twins

Ancient urn graves contain a wealth of information about a high-ranking woman and her Bronze Age Vatya community, according to a study published July 28, 2021 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Claudio Cavazzuti from the University of Bologna, It.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021