House of Representatives To Give Staff Free Peloton Memberships

schwit1 shares a report: The House of Representatives [...] will provide taxpayer-funded Peloton memberships to all of its staff, costing taxpayers roughly $100,000 per month. The move comes one year after the fitness company set up a lobbying shop i.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 14th, 2022

Feature request: HomePod should have a true surround mode

HomePod, Apple’s smart speaker, has some great features when it comes to pairing multiple speakers together. Thanks to AirPlay 2, users can play the same audio on different HomePods around the house or even use a stereo pair as standard Apple TV s.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News22 hr. 34 min. ago

Gigabyte and Maingear team up to offer hassle-free PC builds

Gigabyte and Maingear revealed a partnership to offer products and services to make PC building easier for both beginners and veterans......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Twitter updates its API to give developers access to reverse chronological timeline

Twitter on Friday announced an important update to its “API v2,” which can be used to create third-party clients for Twitter. With the latest update, developers can now access the same reverse chronological timeline that is available to users vi.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Best iPad accessories for college students

Give yourself the best chance at success to wind down the school year or start the next one with our top picks for iPad accessories for students.iPads are an everyday staple on college campuses, with many students preferring to use them on a daily ba.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Mixing laser beams and X-ray beams

Unlike fictional laser swords, real laser beams do not interact with each other when they cross—unless the beams meet within a suitable material allowing for nonlinear light-matter interaction. In such a case, wave mixing can give rise to beams wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

The Math Prodigy Whose Hack Upended DeFi Won"t Give Back His Millions

An 18-year-old graduate student exploited a weakness in Indexed Finance's code and opened a legal conundrum that's still rocking the blockchain community. Then he disappeared. An excerpt from a report: On Oct. 14, in a house near Leeds, England, Laur.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Friday’s best deals: iPhone SE 3 includes free AirPods 3, 10.2-inch iPad $59 off, more

All of this weekend’s best deals are now on tap and headlined by an iPhone SE 3 pre-paid bundle at $429 with AirPods 3 and more. That’s alongside Apple’s latest 10.2-inch iPad at $59 off and a weekend Anker MagSafe accessory sale from $16. Hit.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Boeing Is Ready to Launch Starliner, a Rival to SpaceX’s Dragon

The company’s uncrewed spacecraft will fly to the International Space Station, and if successful, will give NASA astronauts another way to get to orbit......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

"Moth motorways" could help resist climate change impact

Moths struggling to move north to adapt to climate change in the U.K. could be assisted by pinpointing areas where habitat restoration can give them a smoother journey......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Two business-grade Netgear VPN routers have security vulnerabilities that can’t be fixed

Netgear has admitted that multiple security vulnerabilities in its business-grade BR200 and BR500 VPN routers can’t be fixed due to technical limitations outside of their control, and is offering users a free or discounted replacement router. T.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

The Valet just debuted on Hulu — how to watch it for FREE

The latest Hulu Original movie -- The Valet -- is out now. Here's how to watch it for free......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

How to avoid being scammed by fake Apple support staff

As another victim loses $1,500 to scammers posing as Apple support, here's how to spot a fake — and prevent it from happening to you.Denver resident Cookie Pridemore lost $1,500 to scammersIf you're a Mac user, it used to be almost amusing when you.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Borderlands 3 is now free to keep on Epic Games Store

The first of the free game giveaways during Epic's 2022 'Mega' sale has landed, with three more to follow in coming weeks......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Highly emissive Sb3+-doped 0D cesium indium chloride nanocrystals with switchable photoluminescence

All-inorganic lead-free luminescent metal halide nanocrystals (NCs) are very important in optoelectronics, but their applications are limited by the low photoluminescence (PL) efficiency. It is an effective approach via ns2-metal ions doping for tail.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Get 2 months of Kindle Unlimited for FREE with this rare deal

Amazon is offering two free months of Kindle Unlimited, a service that will let you borrow titles from more than a million e-books, comic books, and audiobooks......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Macroblock expects 2-digit sales growth in 2Q22

LED driver IC design house Macroblock expects to post a double-digit sequential revenue increase with high gross margin in the second quarter of 2022, driven by robust demand for high-end niche-market applications......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Elon Musk mocks Apple over return to office delay; Twitter staff express concern

A tweet by Elon Musk mocks Apple over the company’s announcement of a further delay to the next phase of its return-to-office plans … more… The post Elon Musk mocks Apple over return to office delay; Twitter staff express concern appeared fi.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

How to make a beacon in Minecraft

Beacons in Minecraft give you an easily visible landmark to find, and allow for several power-ups, too. Here's how to craft and use these beacons in Minecrat......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 18th, 2022

Shkreli released from prison to halfway house after serving

His early release reflects good behavior and completion of rehabilitation programs. Enlarge / Martin Shkreli, former CEO of Turing, smirked his way through a congressional hearing. (credit: CSPAN) Infamous ex-pharmaceutical ex.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 18th, 2022

Physicists shine new light on an old quantum optics problem about collective behavior

When atoms interact with each other, they behave as a whole rather than individual entities. That can give rise to synchronized responses to inputs, a phenomenon that, if properly understood and controlled, may prove useful for developing light sourc.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 18th, 2022