Day: October 16, 2021

All-Remote GitLab Valued at $15B in NASDAQ’s First-Ever Livestreamed IPO Day

“Long before the pandemic, software business GitLab operated fully remotely, building its developer tools without any physical office…” remembers Forbes. “The company went public on Thursday on Nasdaq under the ticker ‘GTLB.’ Priced at $77, shares of GitLab closed their first day of trading at $103.89, up 35%, giving GitLab a market cap of nearly…

Shazam: Fury of the Gods goes bigger in first footage at DC Fandome – CNET

Zachary Levi takes on Helen Mirren and Lucy Liu with a first look at the Shazam sequel. …read more Source:: CNet

The Batman trailer reveals super-intense Pattinson action at DC Fandome – CNET

Robert Pattinson’s Batman strides from the flames of Gotham in the latest teaser for this 2022 action film. …read more Source:: CNet

OpenBSD 7.0 Released

Long-time Slashdot reader ArchieBunker writes: Everyone’s favorite security focused operating system OpenBSD released version 7.0 Thursday. In addition to the usual bug fixes and performance enhancements, support for RISC-V processors has been added. It’s 26 years old, and still chugging along. One interesting feature highlighted by Phoronix: Improving the ARM64 platform support with improved drivers…

Fail of the Week: Magnetic Levitation

We are big fans of the little desktop magnetic levitation setups that float a small object on a magnet. As [3D Printed Life] points out, they look like magic. He was surprised that the commercial units use analog electronics. He decided to build a digital version but didn’t know what he was getting into. He…

American Bumblebees Have Disappeared From 8 States and Could Face Extinction

Long-time Slashdot reader phalse phace quotes USA Today: The dwindling populations of the American bumblebee and their complete disappearance from eight states has led to a call for the bee to be placed under the Endangered Species Act before they face extinction. Maine, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, Idaho, North Dakota, Wyoming, and Oregon each…

New Gotham Knights trailer reveals the sinister Court of Owls – CNET

Gotham Knight’s latest trailer lands during DC Fandome. It shows off the deadly Talon forces, and how the Bat Family will face them. …read more Source:: CNet

Superman swaps ‘American way’ for ‘a better tomorrow’ in new motto – CNET

Truth, justice and a better tomorrow. …read more Source:: CNet

Black Adam first look reveals Dwayne Johnson in god mode at DC Fandome – CNET

The Rock’s “ruthless, unstoppable” villain will “change the hierarchy of power in the DC universe.” …read more Source:: CNet

The Flash trailer teases Michael Keaton’s Batman (and Batmobile) at DC Fandome – CNET

Michael Keaton and Ben Affleck are caped crusaders in Ezra Miller’s speedy solo adventure. …read more Source:: CNet