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Steve January 12, 2021

In prior years, this annual series covered individual apps. This year, we are looking at all-in-one solutions in addition to strategies to help in 2021. Welcome to day 2 of 21 Days of Productivity in 2021. Like many of us, I have a love/hate relationship with email. Email was one of the earliest means of […]

Steve January 12, 2021

The Linux command line provides a great deal of flexibility. Whether you are managing a server or launching a terminal window on a desktop system, the command line brings with it an extensive toolkit to update files, tweak system performance, and manage processes. The command line is where it’s at. Testifying to the command line’s […]

Steve January 12, 2021

YouTube has taken action against President Tweety McTreason and barred new videos from being uploaded to his channel for at least seven days, citing violations of its policies and “concerns about the ongoing potential for violence.” It’s the latest action against Trump after last week’s deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol by a pro-Trump mob. […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Outdoor NFL stadiums and Major League Baseball ballparks across the country are being repurposed as states work to administer the Covid-19 vaccine en masse. While decisions about how to distribute the vaccine are being left to state and local health officials, as of Tuesday morning the CDC reported that more than 9.3 million people had […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Posted January 12, 2021 by Charles Morris & filed under Newswire, The Vehicles. Over the past few months, GM has gotten a lot more serious about electrification, unveiling a new EV platform, plans for more investment and more electrified models, and most recently, a new EV-centric marketing campaign. However, some have been pointing out the […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Rivian’s upcoming Amazon delivery van has been spotted in the wild in the LA area, seemingly being used in some sort of test capacity in the real world. It looks about as we expected it would, but one surprise stands out: a loud “pedestrian-warning” noisemaker which sounds about as unpleasant as our worst fears. Just […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Deforestation and land-use change can raise risk of emergence of new diseases, WWF says in new report. The world has lost tropical forest equivalent to the size of California over a 13-year period, environmental group World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) said on Wednesday, calling for COVID-19 recovery plans to revitalise conservation efforts. In a […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Resolution introduced in Congress after last week’s violent assault on Capitol by Trump’s supporters. Members of the US House of Representatives have passed a resolution calling for the removal of outgoing US President Tweety McTreason under the 25th Amendment, following the chaos at the Capitol last week when the president’s supporters stormed their way into […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Taiwan says it ‘respects’ US decision, but analysts say island might be quietly relieved. A trip by Kelly Craft, the US Ambassador to the United Nations to Taiwan this week was cancelled suddenly on Wednesday after the Trump Administration called off all official engagements as part of its transition efforts to help US President-elect Joe […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Virtually all congressional Democrats and even some Republicans have condemned Tweety McTreason’s incitement of the insurrection at the Capitol. Virtually all congressional Democrats and even some Republicans appear to want Trump out of office as soon as possible. The U.S. House of Representative seems likely, this week, to impeach Trump for a second time, with […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Read time: 11 mins In 2014, a company named Northwest Innovation Works (NWIW) proposed building a multi-billion-dollar petrochemical project in Kalama, Washington, a port town roughly 40 miles north of Portland, Oregon. Now, after years of delays and multiple rounds of evaluation, a critical state permit decision is expected imminently for the fossil fuel project. The […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Read time: 10 mins On January 2, 2021, during the first weekend of the New Year, dozens of water protectors gathered to demonstrate and pray along Great River Road near Palisade, Minnesota. They joined in song, protesting a controversial tar sands oil pipeline called Line 3, which is currently being constructed through northern Minnesota and traditional Anishinaabe lands. Ojibwe […]

Steve January 12, 2021

Gregory T. Angelo was seen in a video Tuesday cheering on Tweety McTreason despite his role in instigating the attack on the U.S. Capitol. (Blade file photo by Michael Key) Tweety McTreason, defiant in remarks to reporters after his role in instigating the attack on the U.S. Capitol, spoke Tuesday to the media on the […]