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The Bizarre History Of The Pedestrian Scoop

Dec 6, 2022

fizkes/Shutterstock By Kyle Encina /Updated: Sept. 5, 2022 12:37 pm EDT When it comes to bizarre inventions, this absurd pedestrian scooper takes the whole carriage. Car safety technology saw a dramatic improvement in the 21st century, but in the '30s, things were a lot different. This was a time before the first car with a three-point seat belt system even came to be. While seat belts prioritize the safety of passengers inside by minimizing the effects of inertia, it does ...read more

Next Sonos speaker rumours: Everything we have heard so far about Optimo 2

Dec 6, 2022

(Pocket-lint) - Sonos has been the subject of plenty of rumours of late, with seemingly a number of products in the pipeline. Sonos headphones have been speculated for years now, and a Sub Mini has also been doing the rounds, with a launch expected soon. You can read all about the rumours surrounding the Sonos headphones in our separate feature, and we also have one covering off everything we know about the Sonos Sub Mini.  - Here though, we're looking at the next flagship Sonos speaker. This ...read more

Best VPN deals and sales for September 2022

Dec 6, 2022

Almost everything we do today is internet-connected in some way, so it’s only natural that online privacy and security might be on your mind. Our social lives, financial accounts, work, classes, and even home appliances are increasingly dependent on the internet, which offers us many conveniences we couldn’t imagine just a decade ago — as well as new dangers to be aware of. The easiest way to protect you and your family from online threats (and even minor annoyances like geography-based st ...read more

Sellix — Digital selling with ease by accepting cryptocurrencies

Dec 6, 2022

“ Hello there! Daniele here, Co-founder & CEO of Sellix. I and my team are really excited to introduce you all to Sellix. 🎉 In short, Sellix is an all-in-one platform for anyone to sell digital products online. Whether it’s custom on-demand services, monthly billed subscriptions/memberships, or downloadable files/software, we’ve made it dead simple for you to accept payments and get paid online. We’re the little brother of Shopify fo ...read more

Password Manager Dashlane Wants to Usher in 'Passwordless Era'

Dec 6, 2022

News @jdannychadwick Sep 5, 2022, 3:00 pm EDT | 1 min read Vitalii Vodolazskyi/Shutterstock.com Passkeys are the future of security. So says password manager company, Dashlane. In a blog post this week, the company announced in-browser passkey support for their password management service. Users can start importing passkeys generated by other services into their accounts. The irony of a password management corporation helping to destroy passwords isn’t lost o ...read more

How to Customize Your Icons in Windows 11

Dec 6, 2022

One of the best things about Windows is the freedom it gives you to customize your user experience. There are dozens of programs available to change the user interface. Here are some ways to customize your icons with the default options in Windows, and some third-party tools. Where Can You Find Icons? There are tons of icons freely available on the internet. Just exercise some caution — plenty of sites prey on people looking for things like icon packs, and will install malware or potent ...read more

10 best moments from Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings saga

Dec 6, 2022

With a new chapter in the Lord of the Rings saga on the horizon, it’s as good a time as any to remember just how impactful Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings output has been. The New Zealand director dedicated well more than a decade to bringing this world to the screen, and he did so with remarkable success in the original trilogy. Although The Hobbit trilogy is less universally beloved, and with good reason, it’s important to acknowledge that there are still some moments of magic in ...read more

McBuild — Install buildings on your Minecraft map online

Dec 6, 2022

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Easily Add Emoji to a Google Doc With This New Shortcut

Dec 6, 2022

News @xguntherc Sep 5, 2022, 1:13 pm EDT | 1 min read Google Get ready to see a lot more fun and emotion in your documents because Google Docs has a new shortcut that makes it easier than ever to quickly access and add emojis. Lately, Google has been busy adding various features and options to Docs, including the ability to react with an emoji back in April. However, now the company is full-on embracing the emoji, as you’ll be able to insert an emoji into text ...read more

A novel approach to creating tailored odors and fragrances using machine learning

Dec 6, 2022

Credit: Tokyo Tech The sense of smell is one of the basic senses of animal species. It is critical to finding food, realizing attraction, and sensing danger. Humans detect smells, or odorants, with olfactory receptors expressed in olfactory nerve cells. These olfactory impressions of odorants on nerve cells are associated with their molecular features and physicochemical properties. This makes it possible to tailor odors to create an intended odor impression. Current methods only pred ...read more