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Please Fund More Science

Experts on the COVID-19 pandemic seem to think there are three ways out—that is, for life, health, and the economy to return roughly to normal. Either we get a vaccine good enough that R0 for the world goes below 1, a good enough treatment that people no longer need to be afraid, or we develop a…
Please Stop Big Tech, Small Rivals Tell Lawmakers – The New York Times

Please Stop Big Tech, Small Rivals Tell Lawmakers – The New York Times

Until Friday, few executives had complained in public about how Google, Apple, Amazon and Facebook hurt their businesses.Jan. 17, 2020Updated 5:52 p.m. ETFor all the criticisms directed at the largest tech companies in the last years, few smaller rivals have been willing to speak up publicly.That changed for a couple of hours on Friday, as…

Please make your stuff work with URLs

Why do I have to complete a CAPTCHA? Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. What can I do to prevent this in the future? If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to…
Please, Android phone makers, just give us better cameras, not more dumb gimmicks – PCWorld

Please, Android phone makers, just give us better cameras, not more dumb gimmicks –...

OnePlus's 'invisible camera' is the height of Why, but it's not the only culprit. Christopher Hebert/IDG Today's Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld's Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect's Editors We’re barely a week into 2020, and we’ve already got the first smartphone camera gimmick of the year. At last week’s CES…

Bug #915: Please help

Sunday 12 January 2020I just released coverage.py 5.0.3, with two bug fixes. There was another bug I really wanted to fix, but it has stumped me. I’m hoping someone can figure it out.Bug #915 describes a disk I/O failure. Thanks to some help from Travis support, Chris Caron has provided instructions for reproducing it in…
Please Stop Sending Terrifying Alerts to My Cell Phone

Please Stop Sending Terrifying Alerts to My Cell Phone

Last month a police officer in Houston was run over and killed during a traffic stop. The suspect got away. The next day, millions of phones across Texas buzzed with news of the officer’s death after the state’s Department of Public Safety blasted out what’s known as a Blue Alert. This prompted considerable concern and…
Oh My God, Netflix, Please Chill Out!

Oh My God, Netflix, Please Chill Out!

Surprise! I have nightmares. In my latest, I was stumbling through an eternal field in the dead of night, fog so thick I couldn't see two inches. Then, out of the mist, a carousel materialized. Carnival music jangled as the wide-eyed wooden horsies screeched round and round. The moment I jerked awake, the meaning was…

Please Don’t Buy This $67,000 Pair of Gold AirPods – Broadly

In October, Apple unveiled AirPods Pro, the upgraded version of the company's popular wireless earbuds that Chrissy Teigen's mom loses all the time. They cost $250 and boast different fit options for people with abnormal ear sizes, a welcome noise-canceling feature, and are sweat-and-water resistant. But one Russian luxury company called Caviar has decided to…
Apple, Please Don’t Cram Stuff Into The Apple Watch Band – Gizmodo Australia

Apple, Please Don’t Cram Stuff Into The Apple Watch Band – Gizmodo Australia

Please don’t do this Apple. (Image: USPTO) If patents are to be believed, Apple is potentially mulling moving wireless antennas into the bands of future Apple Watches. The idea is, doing so would free up space in the watch case for other components. This sounds great on paper, and while of course I’d love to…
Apple, Please Don’t Cram Stuff Into the Apple Watch Band – Gizmodo

Apple, Please Don’t Cram Stuff Into the Apple Watch Band – Gizmodo

If patents are to be believed, Apple is potentially mulling moving wireless antennas into the bands of future Apple Watches. The idea is, doing so would free up space in the watch case for other components. This sounds great on paper, and while of course I’d love to see a bigger battery in the Apple…

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git-subtrac: all your git submodules in one place

git-subtrac: all your git submodules in one place Long ago, I wrote git-subtree to work around some of my annoyances with git submodules. I've learned a lot since then, and the development ecosystem has improved a lot (shell scripts are no longer the best way to manipulate git repos? Whoa!). Thus, I bring you: git-subtrac.…

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