House overrides Trump veto, defying demand to repeal Section 230

House overrides Trump veto, defying demand to repeal Section 230

Spencer Platt/Getty Images The House of Representatives has voted to override Donald Trump’s veto of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) by a vote of 322 to 87 votes—easily exceeding the required two-thirds vote. The measure now goes to the Senate, where it must also pass by a two-to-one margin to overcome Trump’s opposition. Every year, Congress passes the NDAA to fund the military—this year’s bill provides $740 billion for the Pentagon. Thanks to broad public support for the military, the NDAA is widely seen as a “must pass” measure. This makes it a tempting vehicle for attaching unrelated proposals... Read More
Samsung Omnia 8GB Contract

Samsung Omnia 8GB Contract

In an age of computer systems, devices, gizmos, cell telephones, and electronics everybody desires to be the primary to supply, own, or buy the most recent expertise. There are plenty of back-to-college sales on laptops this weekend. In any case, you possibly can’t really return to high school with out a laptop today. The most recent Apple MacBook Air is on sale for $1,099, or $300 of its record value of $1,399, whereas the Microsoft Floor Ebook 2 goes for $1,283, or $216 off its retail value of $1,499. Each are price your whereas, but it relies on your a... Read More
Warner Bros. fast-tracking Wonder Woman 3 with Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot on board

Warner Bros. fast-tracking Wonder Woman 3 with Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot on board

Just two days after Wonder Woman 1984 hit theaters and HBO Max, Warner Bros. says it has put the third installment in the franchise on the fast track. Gal Gadot will reprise her role as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman and Patty Jenkins will once again write and direct, Warner Bros. chairman Toby Emmerich said in a statement Sunday. “As fans around the world continue to embrace Diana Prince, driving the strong opening weekend performance of Wonder Woman 1984, we are excited to be able continue her story with our real life Wonder Women – Gal and Patty – who will return... Read More
Dark Archives: Come for the floating goat balls, stay for the fascinating science

Dark Archives: Come for the floating goat balls, stay for the fascinating science

Enlarge / These might look like your standard leather-bound texts, but they are actually bound in human skin—a practice known as “anthropodermic bibliopegy.” All five are housed in the Mütter Museum in Philadelphia. Mütter Museum/College of Physicians of Philadelphia) There’s rarely time to write about every cool science-y story that comes our way. So this year, we’re once again running a special Twelve Days of Christmas series of posts, highlighting one science story that fell through the cracks in 2020, each day from December 25 through January 5. Today: a look at medical librarian Megan Rosenbloom’s book, Dark Archives, about... Read More
Apple iCloud sign-in and activation issue appears resolved after nearly 36 hours

Apple iCloud sign-in and activation issue appears resolved after nearly 36 hours

To all of you who got a new Apple device for Christmas, congrats! But you might have had some difficulty setting up and signing in to iCloud along with other Apple users. First reported by Apple Insider, as of Saturday morning, Apple’s system status page was showing “some users affected” by an issue that began at around 4:45AM ET on December 25th. Nearly 36 hours later, the issue appears to be over. A status update at 4:35PM ET Saturday shows the issue as “resolved.” The issue appeared to be affecting multiple devices. The system status page didn’t show issues with... Read More
Scientists ID potential biomarkers to peg time of death for submerged corpses

Scientists ID potential biomarkers to peg time of death for submerged corpses

Enlarge / Ophelia (1852) by John Everett Millais, inspired by the character in Shakespeare’s Hamlet, who goes mad and drowns in a brook. It can be challenging for forensic scientists to determine how long a dead body has been submerged in water. There’s rarely time to write about every cool science-y story that comes our way. So this year, we’re once again running a special Twelve Days of Christmas series of posts, highlighting one science story that fell through the cracks in 2020, each day from December 25 through January 5. Today: identifying potential biomarkers (in mice) for pegging time... Read More
Samsung Galaxy Word Evaluate For College Students

Samsung Galaxy Word Evaluate For College Students

Know-how has performed a key position in making this world a World Village. The ITC said this week that it does plan to analyze the grievance, which means every of those smartphone makers will be known as up to reply questions. This comes out of the blue, largely since Neodron is a patent holding firm that acquired its touchscreen patents from Atmel back in 2018. Upon doing so, it immediately began searching for targets to sue with a purpose to get hold of an even bigger payday. For Android customers, this might give them an edge over rivals who don’t... Read More
Apple, Microsoft And Samsung Accused Of Utilizing Minerals Mined By Youngsters To Make Telephones

Apple, Microsoft And Samsung Accused Of Utilizing Minerals Mined By Youngsters To Make Telephones

With innovations and technological development being at the forefront, the mobile phone industry is witnessing a surge like never earlier than. There are 4 widespread utilities to obtain website content for offline reading. They embrace HTTrack web site copier, Scrapbook, IDM Web site Grabber and Evernote Web Clipper. Counting on Android – although the Pixel has bought the full help of the Google company they are still innovating know-how that may easily be copied by the remainder of Android in no various months. In comparison, Apple’s technological innovation takes the remainder of the smartphone market a year to catch up... Read More