Why We Are in a Shipping Crisis That's Sparking Shortages
An anonymous reader shares a report: By late January 2021, some 55 vessels were crowded around the LA and Long Beach ports, reportedly sitting in the ocean for up to two weeks. FreightWaves noted that it took longer for some of these ships just to get unloaded than it was for them to cross the Pacific. Why is there a delay to unload these ships? The boom in demand is, of course, one leading reason. American ports are also seeing a shortage of labor. There's an ongoing shortage of the longshor...
Apple hosts Today at Apple sessions for Black Music Month
Apple partners with the National Museum of African American Music to host Today at Apple sessions with country artists Willie Jones and Valerie June.
The Windows 11 leak is criticized as an early, incomplete build
Windows 11 may be better than we thought. PCWorld has been told by a knowledgeable source close to Microsoft that the leaked Windows 11 build is being characterized as a portion of an incomplete, early build. The source characterized the Windows 11 build as not a final product, saying that Microsoft will likely offer a fuller look at what it plans to offer at its “ what’s next for Windows ” eve...
A Complete Guide To Accessibility Tooling
In a new short series of posts, we highlight some of the useful tools and techniques for developers and designers. Recently we’ve covered HTML Emails and SVG Generators . This time we look into different kinds of tools to help you streamline your accessibility testing process. Don’t miss the next one.
Amazon Appstore reduces revenue cut for small businesses
Developer and app store cuts have been around for ages and, while there have been some voices of opposition, the current 70/30 split has more or less been accepted as a fact of app store life. Epic Games may be credited for kicking the hornet’s nest, putting this system under a microscope and setting off a chain of events that … Continue reading
The Delta Variant and Low Vaccine Rates Could Spell Trouble
Vaccines are effective against the variant, but experts worry about states where fewer people are inoculated.
ET Deals: Over $600 off Dell Alienware M15 R3 Nvidia RTX 2070 300Hz Gaming Laptop, AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Eight-Core CPU for $399
Gaming is at an all time high in terms of popularity right now. Today you can save over $600 on a new Dell Alienware M15 R3 that has all the hardware you need to run games with blistering speed and with high quality graphics settings. The post ET Deals: Over $600 off Dell Alienware M15 R3 Nvidia RTX 2070 300Hz Gaming Laptop, AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Eight-Core CPU for $399 appeared first on ExtremeTech .
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The significance of China's new space station
Adding a crew to China's new orbiting space station is another major advance for the burgeoning space power
China launches first three-man crew to new space station in ambitious program's first crewed mission in five years
Chris Pratt honors Flag Day by parachuting with Navy 'Leap Frogs': 'The Stars and Stripes represent all of us'
The Marvel star, 41, took to Instagram to share a video of himself freefalling with the esteemed Navy Parachute Team -- dubbed the “Leap Frogs” -- with the American flag in a vote of unity for all throughout the country.
Ex-Defense Intelligence Agency Officer: Putin, Russia cyberattacks – get ready, there are many more on the way
Rep. Brian Mast: Flag Day 2021 -- what every American should know about the sacrifice woven into our flag
Apple Pre-Installed Apps Would Be Banned Under Antitrust Package
Apple would be prohibited from pre-installing its own apps on Apple devices under antitrust reform legislation introduced last week, said Democratic Representative David Cicilline, who is leading a push to pass new regulations for U.S. technology companies. From a report: Cicilline told reporters Wednesday that a proposal prohibiting tech platforms from giving an advantage to their own products over those of competitors would mean Apple can't ship devices with pre-installed apps on its iOS op...
How to use Razor View Engine in ASP.NET Core MVC
The ASPX View Engine is the legacy view engine built into ASP.NET MVC from its initial days. The Razor View Engine is more advanced and is now the default view engine of ASP.NET Core MVC. This article compares these two view engines in brief and then discusses how you can work with the Razor View Engine in ASP.NET Core MVC. To work with the code examples provided in this article, you should have Visual Studio 2019 installed in your system. If you don’t already have a copy, you can download Vi...
A look inside Google’s first store, opening in NYC’s Chelsea neighborhood tomorrow
There have been plenty of pop-ups over the years, but tomorrow Google’s first store opens in NYC’s Chelsea neighborhood. The brick and mortar model finds the company joining peers like Apple, Microsoft, Samsung and even Amazon, all of whom have a retail presence in Manhattan, including several just around the corner from Google’s new digs. […]
Investors Clara Brenner, Quin Garcia and Rachel Holt on SPACs, micromobility and how COVID-19 shaped VC
University CIO Modernizes Networking Infrastructure
The University of Texas Arlington sought an AI-enabled Wi-Fi platform to improve student experience. The project came in the middle of a total IT overhaul.
Digital sex crimes can be 'murder' to South Korean women's identity, report finds
Digital sex crimes devastate women's lives in South Korea but are inadequately punished, a human rights group found
U-Best Polymer to ship hard coat films for foldable smartphone applications
Taiwan-based polymer materials supplier U-Best Polymer Industry is expected to start shipping its hard coat (HC) films to Chinese handset vendors for foldable smartphone applications in the third quarter of 2021 at the earliest, according to company president NH Huang.
Alleged CL0P Ransomware Gang Members Arrested in Ukraine
Despite the arrests, the main CL0P ransomware gang is likely still in operation, according to a cybersecurity firm.
BrandPost: Network Essentials: SD-WAN and Zero Trust
In the world of business, what is considered essential changes over time. Most businesses haven't used paper accounting ledgers, fax machines, or phone books for years, for example. And now, in many cases, office space isn't even essential. The move to remote work caused by the pandemic led many organizations to invest in modern networking and security technologies. And protecting digital assets is becoming increasingly urgent as security threats such as ransomware continue to escalate at the...
Game Builder Garage review – Nintendo lets you loose on its building blocks
Switch; Nintendo From Mario Kart racers to 2D platforms, this charming game-maker gives you access to the Nintendo toolkit One of the most wonderful elements of Nintendo’s Super Mario Maker titles, which give players the chance to build their own platformers, is that they provide a glimpse at how Nintendo thinks about game design. You get to see how every element matters, from the exact length ...