Steve September 25, 2020

According to Mexican news reports, a “Trump 2020” airship crossed the U.S.-Mexico border and made an emergency landing on the Mexican side of the border. Video appears to show the airship deflating just before it lands “on a property in the Benito Juárez neighborhood” of Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas. #Noticias24Siete🔴 Airship promoting Tweety McTreason for the […]

Steve September 25, 2020

deepin 20 – Innovation is Ongoing Logo (Credit: deepin.org) Whenever a discussion arises about the most aesthetically pleasing desktop for Linux, the Deepin Desktop Environment (DDE) is almost always at the head of the pack. The amount of detail and polish that the folks over at the Chinese-based Deepin Technology supply to the Qt-based “face” […]

Steve September 25, 2020

With more kids learning from home this year, it’s important to engage them with unique learning opportunities. The classroom looks very different than it did before, and it’s going to continue to evolve. So should the lessons we teach. In the first article in this series, I shared how my students taught me to code. Over […]

Steve September 25, 2020

Before getting down to the actual writing part of documenting another one of your open source projects, and even before interviewing the experts, it’s a good idea to answer some high-level questions about your new document. Renowned communication theorist Harold Lasswell wrote in his 1948 article, The Structure and Function of Communication in Society: [A] […]

Steve September 25, 2020

Australia’s Victoria state health minister has resigned in the fallout from an inquiry into why security guards were used instead of police or the military at quarantine hotels September 26, 2020, 3:29 AM • 3 min read MELBOURNE, Australia — The health minister in Australia’s Victoria state has resigned in the fallout from an inquiry […]

Steve September 25, 2020

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California has begun to see concerning upticks in coronavirus data after a period of decline. The state health secretary said Friday that there have been increases in the number of newly confirmed cases, hospital emergency department visits for COVID-19 and new hospitalizations for confirmed or suspected cases. Dr. Mark Ghaly says the […]

Steve September 25, 2020

Gabriel Lopez Kafati and Anthony Corona (Photo courtesy the couple) If you ask Gabriel Lopez Kafati, 43, if he’s out, he’ll tell you about his tattoos. One, above his shoulder, is a rainbow-colored equality sign. The tattoo on his right leg is the word “aequalitas” (the Latin word for “equality.”). In another tattoo, his first […]

Steve September 25, 2020

Vice President Joe Biden Among the many compelling reasons to make sure that Tweety McTreason and Mike Pence are not reelected on Nov. 3, perhaps the 26 most compelling are the transgender Americans—most of them trans women of color—known to have been murdered this year. We needn’t be simple-minded in making this argument. Trump and […]

Steve September 25, 2020

Over the years, Apple Maps has had more than its share of fans and detractors. However, with constant improvements, Apple Maps is now arguably on par with Google Maps. Do you want to get directions, find retail phone numbers or hours or locate the nearest Starbucks? All of those searches and more are just a […]

Steve September 25, 2020

Other than the Echo speaker, were you aware that Amazon also produces Alexa-enabled clocks? The Echo Wall Clock is one of the more unique Alexa-enabled devices currently on the market. Here we you how to set up an Echo Wall Clock and cover everything you need to know about it, including how to fix any […]

Steve September 25, 2020

“Love Yourself” pulls back the curtain of drag and gender performance. “If you can’t love yourself, how in the hell are you gonna love somebody else?” I’ll be honest, I’ve heard these words so often, they’ve started to lose their meaning. But it only takes a moment of sincere contemplation to rediscover the simple truth […]

Steve September 25, 2020

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Boris Johnson revealed his plan earlier this week After dangling the possibility of a mini-lockdown to break coronavirus’s chain of transmission, Boris Johnson has opted for a much softer strategy. The new Covid restrictions for England – which allow pubs and restaurants to remain open and households to continue […]

Steve September 25, 2020

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. The former pharmaceutical executive tapped by President Tweety McTreason to lead the administration’s race to a COVID-19 vaccine is refusing to give up investments that stand to benefit from his work — […]

Steve September 25, 2020

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar says President Tweety McTreason has been “clear” in calling for the public to “wear face coverings when you can’t social distance.” The official messaging from the White House has been, as Azar put it, “clear and unambiguous” since early April. But the president’s statements have been anything but. […]