Netflix Lands 'Seinfeld' Rights in $500M-Plus Deal After Losing 'Friends' and 'The Office'
Seinfeld will be master of a new domain starting in 2021. From a report: Netflix has landed worldwide rights to the iconic sitcom in a five-year deal with distributor Sony. The show will move from current rightsholder Hulu when its deal is up in 2021. Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that the new Seinfeld streaming deal is worth more than $500 million and covers global rights. By comparison, The Office and Friends moved to NBC's streaming platform and HBO Max, respectively, for similar val...
Mozilla and Creative Commons Want To Reimagine the Internet Without Ads, and They Have $100M To Do It
Russia Carried Out a 'Stunning' Breach of FBI Communications System, Escalating the Spy Game on US Soil
Monthly Web Development Update 9/2019: Embracing Basic And Why Simple Is Hard
Editor’s note: Please note that this is the last Monthly Web Development Update in the series. You can still follow the Web Development Reading List on Anselm’s site at https://wdrl.info. Watch out for a new roundup post format next month here on Smashing Magazine. A big thank-you to Anselm for sharing his findings and his thoughts with us during the past four years. Do we make our lives too co...
Bingeworthy: Netflix Snaps Up Streaming Rights to ‘Seinfeld’
The hit comedy will begin appearing on the service in 2021, the latest move in the battle between media companies for the rights to beloved sitcoms.
Regulators to question Facebook over new Libra cryptocurrency
BoE among 26 global banks due to meet with Libra amid fears over risk to state sovereignty Global regulators will question Facebook on Monday about its Libra cryptocurrency amid concerns from EU governments over the threat the digital currency poses to financial stability, according to the Financial Times. Officials from 26 central banks, including the US Federal Reserve and the Bank of England...
Microsoft's patch to patch Windows Search now must patch in an audio fix, too
Microsoft’s patch to fix its Windows Search patch will have to be “patched” again, at least before it goes live. Microsoft said it’s reverting changes in its problematic KB4515384 Windows 10 patch to revert changes it made to enable multichannel audio. Users began complaining that multichannel audio in PC games sounded worse than usual last week. Microsoft has since acknowledged the problem on ...
Yamaha YAS-209 soundbar with Alexa review: DTS Virtual:X 3D surround effects aren’t worth the harsh sound
Another popular heartburn drug gets FDA cancer warning
Since last year, the FDA has been looking into the presence of impurities in various types of medication, leading to multiple drug recalls over past months. In the latest announcement on this matter, the agency reports that some units of a popular heartburn and antihistamine drug called ranitidine may contain low levels of a cancer-causing impurity, though it isn’t ordering … Continue reading
To fight opioid crisis, Kentucky middle schoolers build needle database to aid 3D printed collecting device
Watch: Dr. Joe on mustard gas and chemotherapy
The Bari bombing was not the key to the development of chemotherapy. That dubious “credit” goes to the 1917 mustard gas attack at Ypres.
3 strategies to simplify complex networks
As the cloud era meets the demands of digital transformation, networks must change. That means for enterprises, they must become simpler, said Juniper CEO Rami Rahim, speaking at the company's annual industry analyst conference last week. The past five years has seen more innovation in networking than in the previous 30. Things such as SD-WAN , multi-cloud, Wi-Fi 6 , 5G , 400 Gig, and edge comp...
5 Ways Cisco, Dell, Lenovo, HP And HPE Are Incenting Partners Around As-A-Service
Cisco, Dell, Lenovo, HP and HPE are implementing incentives and partner programs to drive as a service sales.
15 Creative Instagram Accounts For Art and Inspiration
Instagram become a massive social platform where millions of people share every day their photos, videos, stories. It’s also an amazing source to get inspiration or new opportunities in many areas of businesses. This article will showcase you the best 15 Creative Instagram Accounts For Art and Inspiration. Get yourself inspired by all these amazing […]
IOS 13 Lock Screen Lets Anyone See Your Address Book
Slashdot reader dryriver writes: A security researcher discovered that if you get your hands on someone else's iThing running iOS 13, and place a phone call to it, you can choose to respond with a TXT message, and get to see the contents of the address book on the iThing without actually getting past the lock screen... The security researcher who found the flaw was not financially rewarded or acknowledged by Apple, but rather given the cold shoulder. The security researcher says all he'd want...
Apple Just Turned Its Extended Warranty For iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch Into a Monthly Subscription
Why developers hate low-code
The suits love the idea of “low code” tools. To them, less code means less work and less work means speedier projects, faster satisfaction, leaner budgets, and, ultimately, a fuller bowl of gravy for doling out big bonuses to those same suits. Who doesn’t like any of these things? To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story)
What startup CSOs can learn from three enterprise security experts
How do you keep your startup secure? That’s the big question we explored at TC Sessions: Enterprise earlier this month. No matter the size, every startup is an enterprise. Every startup will grow in size as it builds out. But as a company expands, that rapid growth can lead to a distraction from the foundational […]
Big Tech is “scary” because it wants to be the solution to everything, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says
Senators want FCC to review Chinese telecom approvals to operate in U.S.
Two U.S. senators on Monday asked the FCC and national security agencies to review whether two Chinese state-owned telecom companies should be allowed to operate in the United States, at a time of heightened concern about possible Chinese spying.
I got 99 problems but a switch() ain't one: Java SE 13 lands with various tweaks as per Oracle's less-is-more strategy
Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Google told: If you could cough up a decade of your internal emails, that'd be great
ET Deals: Dell XPS Intel Core i9-9900 $854, Acer 15.6-Inch AMD Ryzen 3 3200 Laptop $309, Apple Watch Series 5 $384
AMD's new Ryzen 3000-series processors are here, and today you can save on a new laptop that utilizes one of these processors to provide plenty of performance for everyday tasks. The post ET Deals: Dell XPS Intel Core i9-9900 $854, Acer 15.6-Inch AMD Ryzen 3 3200 Laptop $309, Apple Watch Series 5 $384 appeared first on ExtremeTech .
ET Deals: Apple iPhone 11 Pro BOGO $700 Off, New Apple iPad 128GB Pre-Order $399, Apple Watch Series 5 GPS Pre-Order $399
Hubble Detects Faint Galaxy in ‘Sea Monster’ Constellation
The Hubble Space Telescope snapped an image of UGC 695, a dim galaxy located 30 million light-years away in the constellation Cetus. (Photo Credit: ESA / Hubble & NASA, D. Calzetti) NASA/ESA’s Hubble Space Telescope has an eye for all types of galaxies, even those that are not as bright as their neighbors: The space telescope recently snapped an image of UGC 695, a […] The post Hubble Detects F...
Yada yada yada: Netflix to air 'Seinfeld' starting in 2021
Netflix says it will start airing episodes of the popular television comedy 'Seinfeld' starting in 2021
AP investigation: Vapes spiked with illegal and dangerous synthetic marijuana show dark side of CBD craze
Five Ways The Forbes Under 30 Summit Startup Showcase Expanded Into The Best Startup Competition Ever
At this year's Under 30 Summit in Detroit, Forbes will curate guaranteed 1-on-1s with relevant VCs. Jackpot: a $250,000 media grant.
Highlights of the day: Component suppliers upbeat about 5G
Components suppliers are naturally eyeing the business opportunities arising from 5G developments, with heat-sink solutio n providers expecting VC-based cooling solutions to become a mainstream for smartphones in 2020. For PCB makers, momentum from the smartphone sector is picking up faster than that for the base station sector where deployments in China has been dented by the US-China trade war.
How Autonomous Systems are Impacting IT
Automation isn't new to IT, but autonomous systems are, which is why IT leaders and professionals have to think about the value they're delivering, again.
Neighbors are using these smart cameras to track strangers' cars — and yours
Neighborhoods around Los Angeles are signing up for a new service: security cameras that automatically read the license plates of every car that drives by from a company called Flock Safety