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 2022-05-26 20:05 

Slashdot

Why Chinese Sellers Are Quitting Amazon...

An anonymous reader shares a report: You might have seen the headlines over the past year: Chinese sellers are leaving Amazon. Since early 2021, the e-commerce giant says it has banned 3,000 Chinese accounts for using paid reviewers to artificially inflat...

 2022-05-26 20:01 

Fark

Photoshop this gauge [Photoshop]...

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 2022-05-26 19:58 

reddit

Police negotiating with suspect who fired several rounds at officers in Seaside, shelter-in-place orders still active KION546...
 2022-05-26 19:46 

Fark

'911?' 'Yes ma'am this is 911, how may we be of assistance?' ''Our customer don't like her chips' [Dumbass]...

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 2022-05-26 19:41 

reddit

FAA Inspector Took 'Money and Hookers' To Ignore Violations...
 2022-05-26 19:38 

reddit

Depeche Mode keyboardist Andy Fletcher dead at 60...
 2022-05-26 19:28 

reddit

Gunman 'not confronted' as he entered school, law official says...
 2022-05-26 19:24 

Slashdot

Epic Games Points To Mac's Openness and Security in Its Latest Filing in App Store Antitrust Case...

In a new court filing, Epic Games challenges Apple's position that third-party app stores would compromise the iPhone's security. And it points to Apple's macOS as an example of how the process of "sideloading"; apps -- installing apps ...

 2022-05-26 19:20 

reddit

CEO pay rose 17% in 2021 as profits soared; workers trailed...
 2022-05-26 19:20 

Fark

Mexican Pizza: The Musical is delayed [Sad]...

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 2022-05-26 19:11 

Fark

In the seemingly never ending sadness of the Uvalde story, the universe sees fit to twist the knife a little more. RIP Joe Garcia, husband of one of the teachers killed [Sad]...

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 2022-05-26 19:02 

Fark

Despite temperatures in the 50s, on Tuesday a single snowflake fell in Brunswick, ME and managed to ruin a freshly painted crosswalk [Asinine]...

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 2022-05-26 18:40 

Slashdot

Google Opens Up Chrome and Chrome OS To Enterprise Security, Control Integrations...

Google is highlighting how Chromebooks can work in "zero trust" corporate environments with its new Chrome Enterprise Connectors Framework. From a report: The new integration system is designed to make the Chrome browser and Chrome OS devices easi...

 2022-05-26 18:39 

reddit

Alan White, drummer with prog rock band Yes, dies aged 72...
 2022-05-26 18:39 

Boing Boing

Florida GOP candidate is slammed by her daughter on TikTok as "horrible, horrible person to look up to" (video)...

State Sen. Kelli Stargel (RFL), a "family values" politician who just announced she is running for Congress, is being publicly outed by her daughter Hannah Stargel in a series of posts on TikTok . "I felt like I just couldn't sit on the si...

 2022-05-26 18:39 

Boing Boing

Chick tracts artist Fred Carter has died...

Fred Carter, an African-American cartoonist, was perhaps an unlikely collaborator for evangelical extremist author, Jack Chick. The two are best known for Chick tracts, small comic booklets, often handed out on the streets and to prisoners by evangelicals...

 2022-05-26 18:38 

Fark

Good news, guys. There's no need to worry about global warming, generational drought, or wildfires devouring the west. They rescued an elk calf in New Mexico and named him Cinder. Get it? Cinder. ...

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 2022-05-26 18:35 

Boing Boing

Alice in Chains goes bardcore: "Down In A Hole" in Old English...

Alice in Chains goes bardcore in this Old English version of "Down In A Hole." "When they performed this at Ragnar's execution, It was kinda awkward but the scene later at lla's palace's unplugged session was surreal from what I he...

 2022-05-26 18:27 

Boing Boing

Brilliant design for a tissue box that looks like an iceberg in the sea...

Creative maker Michiru created this wonderful digital mock-up of a translucent tissue box that looks like an iceberg emerging from the sea. The design, Michiru explained to Yahoo! Japan , is a comment on climate change. Once you use up the tissues, the ic...

 2022-05-26 18:21 

reddit

Police in Dallas suburb find pistol, replica AR-15 in teen's car at high school day after Uvalde shooting...
 2022-05-26 18:17 

Fark

Soros says Russia is full of gas. Should fart in your general direction soon [Interesting]...

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 2022-05-26 18:09 

Boing Boing

Ray Liotta (RIP): supercut of him saying "Karen" over and over in Goodfellas...

In memory of Ray Liotta, who just died at age 67, here is a supercut of him saying "Karen" in Goodfellas: rip ray liotta, no actor has ever said a name like he said "karen" in "goodfellas"...here is twenty-three seconds of him doin...

 2022-05-26 18:09 

reddit

Husband of teacher killed in Texas school shooting dies from heart attack...
 2022-05-26 18:05 

Slashdot

Broadcom To Acquire VMware in Massive $61 Billion Deal...

Broadcom has announced it is acquiring VMware in a massive $61 billion deal. From a report: The deal is a combination of cash and stock, with Broadcom assuming $8 billion in VMware debt. With VMware, Broadcom gets more than the core virtualization, which ...

 2022-05-26 17:57 

Fark

"Thats a mighchoo big mushroom. I bet it would be delicious on the barbie with steak 'n a col' victawriah bitder Fair dinkum mate" [Strange]...

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 2022-05-26 17:56 

Boing Boing

Oishii strawberries, formerly $50 for 8, are now just $6 for 3...

Fast Company calls New York's Oishii strawberries " the Tesla of strawberries ." The Japanese variety Omakase berries, which are grown on vertical farms, sold for $50 for a tray of 8. But Oishii recently slashed prices after building a 74,000 ...

 2022-05-26 17:48 

Boing Boing

What it's like to have aphantasia, the inability to create mental pictures...

People with aphantasia can't form mental images. Sydney Dahl was born with the condition, and in this essay , she describes what it's like. If I was an art student it may be a problem. But I think it still does affect me, I've just adapted to ...

 2022-05-26 17:44 

Boing Boing

REM's "Bad Day" demo from 1986 which eventually became "It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)"...

In the 1980s, REM's Michael Stipe wrote the song above, a deconstruction of mass media and takedown of Ronald Reagan. The band made a demo of the track and originally planned to record it for Life's Rich Pageant (1986), but it didn't end up ma...

 2022-05-26 17:38 

Fark

Being stuck on a rollercoaster can be an unpleasant experience but it is so much worse when you add in a massive storm [Fail]...

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 2022-05-26 17:36 

Fark

Turns out the police in Uvalde DID go into the school during the shooting. Unfortunately, there's just one small catch [Followup]...

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 2022-05-26 17:35 

Slashdot

In Private, Vulnerable Senate Dems Back Off Tech Bill...

A bipartisan legislative effort to rein in the nation's largest tech companies is facing fresh resistance from a faction of Senate Democrats over complaints the measure could threaten their chances of holding their slim majority, 10 people familiar wi...

 2022-05-26 17:27 

Boing Boing

New book about the album cover art of Sun Ra's Saturn label...

Coming this fall: a new 2 40-page book about the incredible album cover art of Sun Ra's Saturn Label . It's edited by Irwin Chusid and Chris Reisman, and published by Fantagraphics. Drawn from private collections around the world, this is the firs...

 2022-05-26 17:26 

Boing Boing

Thief seeks witch doctor's assistance after TV set he swiped got stuck on his head...

Weird drama ensued in Kakamega, Kenya after thieves allegedly robbed someone of money and a TV set, leading the victim to seek aid from a "witch doctor." Shortly after the magical intervention, one of the thieves returned with the stolen TV appare...

 2022-05-26 17:25 

reddit

The next U.S. abortion battle is over pills, and it's already begun...
 2022-05-26 17:25 

reddit

Police face questions over response to Uvalde school shooting...
 2022-05-26 17:22 

reddit

'Never going to happen': Ukraine blasts trading land for peace...
 2022-05-26 17:20 

Boing Boing

Ray Liotta, 1954—2022...

Ray Liotta, star of movie classic ranging from Wild Hogs to In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale , is dead at 67 . Deadline reports that he died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic, where he was shooting his latest movie. — Read the rest...

 2022-05-26 17:20 

Fark

Great news: Germany to send antiaircraft tanks to Ukraine. Not so great news: the ammunition for them is in short supply so delivery will not be until July. Good thing they're not required immedia...

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 2022-05-26 17:16 

reddit

Trump loses an appeal and must testify in New York's civil investigation...
 2022-05-26 17:14 

reddit

CDC identifies 9 monkeypox cases in 7 states...
 2022-05-26 17:12 

Fark

Abbott: Cops "showed amazing courage by running towards gunfire for the singular purpose of trying to save lives." AP News: Police waited outside the school for at least 40 minutes while paren...

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 2022-05-26 17:10 

Boing Boing

Play Bad Writer, "the most depressingly realistic writer's life simulation I ever experienced"...

Hello! My name is Emily and I just lost my job. So I decided to chase my dream and try to make it as a writer. I have the support of my wife Cleo, and enough savings for a month. After that, we'll see what happens. — Read the rest...

 2022-05-26 17:00 

Boing Boing

Exclusive Interview: "My Little Pony: Make Your Mark" star Maitreyi Ramakrishnan...

Anyone peripherally acquainted with the My Little Pony franchise knows that the series focuses on girl power and individuality. Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, the Canadian star of Netflix's upcoming My Little Pony: Make Your Mark , evokes both with assurance ...

 2022-05-26 16:58 

Boing Boing

Switch your search engine for your efficiency, for the health of the web, and for the planet...

Make the choice to upgrade from Google. There are many good reasons to do so, and few downsides. Do it for your efficiency, for the health of the web and for the planet too. First, a quick clarification because this is confusing to many people: The thing ...

 2022-05-26 16:51 

reddit

Lawsuit says a 13-year-old's hands were up when Chicago police shot him : NPR...
 2022-05-26 16:50 

Fark

12 Monkeypox cases in the Netherlands, some of which were contracted at a leather and fetish festival in Belgium where at least 12 monkeys were spanked [Sick]...

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 2022-05-26 16:41 

Slashdot

Microsoft To Slow Hiring in Windows, Office, Teams Groups...

Microsoft will slow hiring in its Windows, Office and Teams chat and conferencing software groups, citing a need to realign staffing priorities as it approaches a new fiscal year in a time of global economic uncertainty. From a report: All new hires must ...

 2022-05-26 16:32 

Boing Boing

Watch The Deep End, a documentary about cultish spiritual guru Teal Swan...

A new cult docuseries dropped its first (of four) episodes last week on Freeform and Hulu. The Deep End is directed by John Kasbe, and produced by Bits Sola and The Documentary Group's Tom Yellin and Gabrielle Tenenbaum . The series focuses on spiritu...

 2022-05-26 16:30 

Fark

Today's 2-hour serving of '80s alt/post-punk/new wave includes music from Fad Gadget, The Waitresses, The Call, Midge Ure, and more. Hear what commercial radio doesn't sound like on pastFO...

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 2022-05-26 16:23 

Boing Boing

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Passengers on a Carnival cruise were treated to a sideshow this morning when their ship caught on fire. Spectators caught footage (videos below) of the cruise ship — docked in Grand Turk — blasting orange flames and black smoke into the sky. &...

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