UK Broadcaster Wins Injunction To Stop Reddit Moderator Sharing Pirated TV Shows

Sky TV, one of the largest broadcasters in the UK, has won a court injunction to prevent links to its TV shows from being illegally shared online. The interim order targets a man who moderated several TV-focused communities on Reddit while raising fu.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotApr 8th, 2021

The best sitcoms on Hulu right now

Hulu shines brightest with its sitcom selection, ranging from full seasons of the greatest sitcoms of all-time to episodes of current shows......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 27 min. ago

Ludwig Ahgren"s non-stop 31-day livestream breaks Twitch subscription record

Ahgren’s subathon had a simple premise: every time his channel received a new sub, 10 seconds would be added to the length of his livestream. He had expected the stream to last between 24 to 48 hours but ultimately had to limit it to 31 days or ris.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News16 hr. 54 min. ago

Plants thrive in a complex world by communicating, sharing resources and transforming their environments

As a species, humans are wired to collaborate. That's why lockdowns and remote work have felt difficult for many of us during the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 55 min. ago

Lifelogging isn’t dead. It lives on, just without any of the promised benefits

Lifelogging was the tech trend of 2013 and 2014 but quickly disappeared under the weight of privacy fears. But that didn't stop us from becoming lifeloggers......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 55 min. ago

New Quest 2 software brings wireless PC streaming, updated ‘office’ mode

After a relatively quiet couple of months from Oculus on the software front, Facebook’s VR unit is sharing some details on new functionality coming to its Quest 2 standalone headset. The features, which include wireless Oculus Link support, .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 14th, 2021

Global PC Market Swells by 55% in Q1 2021 To 82.7 Million

The latest data from research firm Canalys shows continued strength in the worldwide PC market in the first quarter of 2021, with shipments of desktops and notebooks, including workstations, up 55% year on year. From the report: Though this growth ra.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Finding resiliency in local, community news gathering

When the Webster-Kirkwood Times, a community newspaper in the greater St. Louis, Missouri area, had to endure layoffs and stop publishing its print edition—due to a loss in revenue as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic—its readers felt the loss an.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Google Is Removing Its Play Movies and TV App From Every Roku and Most Smart TVs

Google has announced that the Google Play Movies and TV app will no longer be available on any Roku set-top box or any Samsung, LG, Vizio or Roku smart TV starting July 15th. The Verge reports: If you have movies or TV shows purchased or rented throu.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Ancient history sheds new light on connection between weather and war

Data extracted from the oldest surviving document recording Korean history shows a strong correlation between extreme weather events and war......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Plastic Is Falling From the Sky. But Where’s It Coming From?

At any given time, 1,100 tons of microplastic are floating over the western US. New modeling shows the surprising sources of the nefarious pollutant......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

Crop rotations with beans and peas offer more sustainable and nutritious food production

Growing more legumes, like beans and lentils, is potentially a more sustainable and nutritious approach to European agriculture, shows a new study in Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. This study presents some of the first holistic evidence that.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

The best British shows on Hulu

Eager for some entertainment from across the pond? Hulu's got a bunch of great British TV shows, and we've found the best of them so you don't have to!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Women "risk" gray hair to feel authentic

Many women "risk" allowing natural gray hair to show in order to feel authentic, a new study shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Study shows multiple factors shape timing of birth in mule deer

A five-year study of mule deer does and newborn fawns in western Wyoming shows that migrating deer have a lot to balance when it comes to birth timing......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Lexus wins big with sponsorship of Masters winner Matsuyama

Lexus’ long bet on sponsoring Hideki Matsuyama finally pays off when the golf pro becomes the first Japanese to win a men’s major at the Masters in Augusta......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Best cheap streaming deals for April 2021

Looking to stream shows, movies, and sports on the cheap? We've got all the best streaming deals right here......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 11th, 2021

Attackers Can Now Remotely Deactivate WhatsApp on Your Phone

"Using just your phone number, a remote attacker can easily deactivate WhatsApp on your phone and then stop you getting back in," reports a new article in Forbes. "Even two-factor authentication will not stop this..." The attacker triggers a 12-hou.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsApr 11th, 2021

Ford Fund Encourages You to #VaxWithFacts

Ford Fund has launched a new public service announcement with a very simple, very important message: Stop listening to the stupid things your brother Steve posts on Facebook and just get the COVID-19 vaccine. The More You Know: What makes the new F-1.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsApr 11th, 2021

Porsche issues a recall on some 2021 Cayman, Boxster, and 718 Spyders

Porsche has announced a recall and a stop sale order covering 190 of its mid-engined 2021 Cayman, Boxster, and 718 Spyder models. The recall and stop sale comes due to a risk of cracked connecting rods that could lead to catastrophic engine failure......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsApr 11th, 2021

New Pokemon Snap trailer shows off a ton of gameplay

If you’ve been looking forward to the release of New Pokemon Snap later this month, then you’ll definitely want to check out a new trailer published by The Pokemon Company earlier today. The new trailer clocks in at just under seven minut.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsApr 11th, 2021