Day: February 15, 2020

The best weighted blankets in 2020: Layla, Gravity, Bearaby and more compared – CNET

These are some of the most stylish and well-rated weighted blankets you can buy. …read more Source:: CNet

Warning: Microsoft Pulls Windows 10 Security Update After Reports of Serious Bugs

Slashdot reader golden_donkey quotes Forbes: Are you booting up your Windows 10 machine and discovering you can’t log in to your profile? It appears you’re not alone. Reports are increasing across Twitter and Microsoft forums that following the most recent Patch Tuesday update (KB4532693), users are complaining that their profiles and desktop files are missing,…

The best Instant Pots of 2020 compared – CNET

Confused about which model is best for you? We’ve got the ultimate guide to what makes each Instant Pot unique. …read more Source:: CNet

AAA Powered LoRa Mailbox Sensor Goes the Distance

As more of the world’s communication moves into the electronic realm, a casualty has come in the physical mail. Where once each new day might have brought with it a bulging mailbox, today it’s not uncommon for days to pass with not even so much as a bill or a coupon book. For [Eivholt] this…

The best treadmills of 2020: NordicTrack, Nautilus, Peloton and more – CNET

I spent three months testing treadmills so you don’t have to. …read more Source:: CNet

Lenovo Presidents Day sale: Save big on ThinkPad and Yoga laptops – CNET

The sale is underway and ends Feb. 23. …read more Source:: CNet

Former NASA Official William Gerstenmaier Joins SpaceX

schwit1 shared this report from Ars Technica: This is a consequential hire for SpaceX — it is difficult to overstate the influence Gerstenmaier has over human spaceflight both in the United States and abroad. He led NASA’s space shuttle, International Space Station, commercial crew, and exploration programs for more than a decade. He immediately brings…

‘Five Open-Source Projects AI Enthusiasts Might Want To Know About’

b-dayyy quotes Linux Security: As AI becomes more and more ingrained in our daily lives through consumer products, we can’t help but be concerned that proprietary software will comprise the market. And we are not talking about a million-dollar market, but a bigger one that may reach US$118.6 billion by 2025. Many industries and end-users…

This Tile Essentials 4-pack for $50 is too good to pass up – CNET

That’s a $20 savings on these genuinely great trackers, which can help put an end to the agony of lost things. …read more Source:: CNet

Tesla Restores Remotely-Disabled Autopilot to Used Model S

An anonymous reader quotes The Verge: Tesla has restored the Autopilot driver assistance features it remotely disabled on a used Model S, just days after Jalopnik published a story about the customer’s ordeal. The owner, who Jalopnik simply referred to as Alec, confirmed to The Verge that the features are back after The Next Web…