What Elon Musk Gets Wrong About Free Speech

What Elon Musk Gets Wrong About Free Speech

ANDIon Musk’s chaotic takeover of Twitter has led to panic among prominent pundits and politicians horrified by the prospect of Twitter amplifying the most radical voices of the unwashed online mob. But while elite panic may be directed at Big Tech and Silicon Valley billionaires, the consequences of this phenomenon cascades downwards. Ultimately, it’s ordinary … Read more

Ukrainian software developers deal with power outages

Ukrainian software developers deal with power outages

Ukrainian IT services companies are using diesel generators and creative time management to overcome power outages due to Russian missile attacks on energy infrastructure, the most recent of which was underway today. Planned shutdowns and emergency restrictions on electricity continue in parts of Ukraine as repairs are made on the power grid. Ukrainian energy company … Read more

Ruby Johnson, 77, sues cop who ordered SWAT raid of her home

Ruby Johnson, 77, sues cop who ordered SWAT raid of her home

An elderly Colorado grandmother is suing a Denver police detective for ordering a raid of her home triggered by a botched ping from a Find My iPhone app. A SWAT team stormed 77-year-old Ruby Johnson’s Montebello home after a dangerous misunderstanding on how to use the handy Apple app, according to the lawsuit filed Wednesday … Read more

Inscryption Review (Switch eShop) | nintendo life

Inscryption Review (Switch eShop) |  nintendo life

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Docked) The delight of Daniel Mullins’ games is the way they obliterate expectations. If there’s a problem with having such a distinctive creative voice, though, is that we’ve been trained by his previous games of his to expect the unexpected. And that’s why Inscryption’s arrival on Switch is such a treat: … Read more

Resilience4j 2.0.0 Delivers Support for JDK 17

Resilience4j 2.0.0 Delivers Support for JDK 17

Resilience4j, a lightweight fault tolerance library designed for functional programming, has released version 2.0 featuring support for Java 17 and dependency upgrades to Kotlin, Spring Boot and Micronaut. This new version also removes the dependency on Vavr in order to become a more lightweight library. Robert WinklerSolution Architect at Deutsche Telekom AG and creator of … Read more

Mobile police defend policy after chase started due to lack of tag leads to teen’s death

Mobile police defend policy after chase started due to lack of tag leads to teen’s death

A Mobile police official defended the agency’s vehicle pursuit policy as “very stringent” following a tragic crash that occurred early Sunday minutes after authorities called off a police chase. Assistant Police Chief William Jackson said on Monday that police attempted to stop a vehicle for not having the proper tag sometime around 2:50 am at … Read more

Brilliant Black Minds movement works to double the number of black software engineers

Brilliant Black Minds movement works to double the number of black software engineers

In the summer of 2018, Darius Faison was an incoming sophomore Computer Science major at Morehouse College. Unfortunately, due to a lack of experience with the technical interviewing process, Faison found himself stuck without an internship. In order to ensure this would be the last time that he faced this problem, Faison dedicated his time … Read more