The best facial recognition cameras of 2019 – CNET

Want a security camera with facial recognition? Here are your best options. …read more Source:: CNet


The Barn Find IBM 360 Comes Home

It’s a story that may be familiar to many of us, that of bidding on an item in an online auction and discovering once we go to pick it up that we’ve bought a bit more than we’d bargained for. We told you earlier in the year about the trio of Brits who bought an…


25 apps that defined the decade: 2010-2019 – CNET

From games to social media to dating: These 25 apps had the most impact on our lives in the last 10 years. …read more Source:: CNet


Reddit Bans 61 Accounts, Citing ‘Coordinated’ Russian Campaign To Interfere In UK Vote

“The prospect of Russian interference in Britain’s election flared anew Saturday after the social media platform Reddit concluded that people from Russia leaked confidential British government documents on Brexit trade talks just days before the general U.K. vote,” reports the Associated Press: Reddit said in a statement that it has banned 61 accounts suspected of…


Using Glow-in-the-Dark Fish Gut Bacteria to Make Art

In New Orleans, a Loyola University professor has been creating original art out of glow-in-the-dark fish gut bacteria, enough to fill 1000 Petri dishes. Her first major foray into art was biomorphic abstractions, inspired by Impressionist painters, with her current work reflecting much of the abstraction of the earlier style. The bacteria comes from the…


Thousands of iPhones end up in the shredder or unnecessarily scrapped every month

Apple’s security features that render iPhones and Macs worthless to thieves is hampering legitimate efforts to recycle old hardware. But could Apple do something to help? …read more Source:: ZDNet


Are You Ready for the End of Python 2?

“Users of an old version of the popular Python language face a reckoning at the end of the year,” reports Wired, calling it a programmer’s “own version of update hell.” The developers who maintain Python, who work for a variety of organizations or simply volunteer their time, say they will stop supporting Python 2 on…


New Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker clip debuting inside Fortnite – CNET

Director J.J. Abrams will reveal the footage for players who land in Risky Reels. …read more Source:: CNet


New Star Wars: The Rise of the Skywalker clip debuting inside Fortnite – CNET

Director J.J. Abrams will reveal the footage for players who land in Risky Reels. …read more Source:: CNet


20 VPS providers to shut down on Monday, giving customers two days to save their data

No explanation given for the sudden shutdown. Customers suspect an exit scam. …read more Source:: ZDNet