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Interview with Claudia Myers, Director of The Bad Guardian

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailFILMRacing against the clock to tell a story that mattersCredit: Courtesy of LifetimeClaudia Myers is an American screenwriter, director, and producer (Fort Bliss, Above the Shadows), and an associate professor in Film & Media Arts at American University’s School of Communication. Her latest movie, The Bad Guardian, starring Melissa Joan Hart, La La Anthony, and Luis […]

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AI Is Apple’s Best Shot at Getting You to Upgrade Your iPhone

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailApple is limiting its new artificial intelligence features to new phones, in hopes of a sunny September.  Wired​Apple is limiting its new artificial intelligence features to new phones, in hopes of a sunny September.  Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmail

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The gilded ghetto – 6/10/24

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailToday’s selection– from Money Kings by Daniel Schulman. The ever-evolving Jewish community of the 1800s. “Jacob Schiff was on the path to becoming one of the greatest financiers of his generation, but another mogul still towered above him. Joseph Seligman had realized his vision of becoming something like an American Rothschild, a banker whose […]

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The teapot maker

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailIn the mountains of northern India, one of the last artisans of his kind keeps the tradition of crafting metal teapots alive – by Aeon Video Watch at Aeon  Aeon | a world of ideas​ In the mountains of northern India, one of the last artisans of his kind keeps the tradition of crafting metal […]

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Microsoft Gaming CEO: “I think we should have a handheld, too”

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailMore than just streaming, playing games locally “is really important” to Spencer.  Gaming – Ars Technica​ Enlarge / The “Xbox Series V” was a social media hoax, but the idea of a portable Xbox seems to still have legs inside Microsoft. (credit: Reddit) The extremely long-standing rumors regarding Microsoft making a portable game console got […]

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Microsoft reveals first disc-less Xbox Series X

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailBut don’t worry, Microsoft isn’t abandoning the console disc drive entirely.  Gaming – Ars Technica​ Enlarge / Looking more like a refrigerator than ever before. (credit: Microsoft) A new version of Microsoft’s top-end Xbox Series X will launch without a disc drive for the first time this holiday season. The new “Digital Edition” console option—which […]

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What Is Matter? We Explain the New Smart Home Standard (2024)

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailThis open source protocol ensures your devices play nicely. Matter 1.3 potentially adds more device support and energy management to smart homes.  Wired​This open source protocol ensures your devices play nicely. Matter 1.3 potentially adds more device support and energy management to smart homes.  Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmail

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Beyond the Hype: Understanding Slot Features and Payouts

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailDesigned to draw in players through constant action, bright lights, and tantalizing stories of payoffs, slot machines are a major attraction for online as well as land-based casinos. Reels are undoubtedly the most exciting part of spinning, but knowledge of which features pay and what win lines need to hit can boost your enjoyment […]

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16 Best Coffee Subscriptions to Keep You Wired (2024): Blends, Single-Origin, Small Batch, and Local Roasters

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailThese services deliver freshly roasted, delicious coffee picks right to your door—each with its own twist.  Wired​These services deliver freshly roasted, delicious coffee picks right to your door—each with its own twist.  Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmail

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Raycon The Magic Power Bank 5-in-1 Review: My New Favorite Portable Charger

Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmailI have high standards for my portable batteries. Somehow, Raycon exceeded all of them and then threw in a phone stand.  Wired​I have high standards for my portable batteries. Somehow, Raycon exceeded all of them and then threw in a phone stand.  Share this…TwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedinPinterestTumblrEmail