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Microsoft is bringing DALL-E 2’s fantastical AI art to Windows and Edge

Jan 6, 2023

Microsoft said it will “soon” bring DALL-E 2-powered AI art to Windows with a new Microsoft Designer app and a separate, related Microsoft Image Creator toolset to Bing and Microsoft Edge. AI art is all the rage right now, with various tools such as Craiyon providing basic ways of creating AI art. Midjourney is a more advanced AI art service that provides a step up in functionality. Meanwhile, the godfather of AI art, DALL-E, is now free to try as well. What’s interest ...read more

Symphony — You can't get any closer

Jan 6, 2023

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Advanced plastics recycling yields climate benefits

Jan 6, 2023

Credit: City College of New York The City College of New York Grove School of Engineering today released a new report which examined advanced recycling. The report concluded that advanced recycling helps avoid climate impacts, reduces demand for energy resources, and offers key tools for expanding the circular economy. The report was authored by Dr. Marco J. Castaldi, professor of chemical engineering and director of CCNY's Earth Engineering Center (EEC), and EEC research associate La ...read more

Overhauled Microsoft 365 app introduces a helpful new toolbar

Jan 6, 2023

A Microsoft 365 app will replace the existing Office app within Windows beginning next month, Microsoft said at its Microsoft Ignite conference today. That will usher in a welcome change to some Microsoft 365 / Office apps, automatically putting frequently used commands in the taskbar. Though the Ignite conference focuses on Microsoft’s business customers, most of Microsoft’s non-business users will also benefit from the new changes and additions to various Office capabilities, ...read more

What is Brown Noise and Can it Really Help You Concentrate?

Jan 6, 2023

Oct 11, 2022, 4:00 pm EDT | 2 min read fizkes/Shutterstock.com We’ve all heard of white noise, the static-like sounds that people often leave on in the background to tune out distract noises and/or help them sleep. Think ceiling fans, vacuums, air conditioners etc. In particular, people with insomnia or other sleep disorders often find that playing white noise in the background helps them fall asleep better. White noise’s close cousin, brown noise, has recently gai ...read more

The New 2023 BMW M2 Already Feels Like A Modern Classic

Jan 6, 2023

BMW USA The 2023 BMW M2 heralds the arrival of the second-gen variant of the German automaker's smallest (yet more enticing) M car. The interweb is resplendent in teaser images and camouflaged spy shots of the much-awaited next-generation M2, proof of the marquee's relevance among Bimmer fans and enthusiasts worldwide. The first-gen BMW M2 was a sweet little ride with its 3.0-liter turbocharged inline-six with 365 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. However, the 2023 M2 is uppin ...read more

Triangle Strategy beginner’s guide: 9 tips and tricks to get started

Jan 6, 2023

The strategy genre has been seeing a resurgence in video games in recent years. Games like Fire Emblem: Three Houses and the rebooted X-COM series, plus upcoming titles like The DioField Chronicles, have finally given long-time fans new, high-quality entries in this niche genre while also introducing a new audience to the punishing but extremely satisfying mechanics it is known for. Triangle Strategy is one of the newest tactics games that caught the public eye, not just for being a faithful st ...read more

Today's Wordle Answer #479 – October 11, 2022 Solution And Hints

Jan 3, 2023

Tada Images/Shutterstock It looks like the Wordle puzzle difficulty of the past week is finally easing up — WordleBot says players figured out today's answer in an average of 3.6 tries. Although the solution word is a common one, it might still be difficult to solve the puzzle before you run out of guesses, especially considering you only have six. Here are some hints and tips to help you unravel the mystery in record time. Today's answer has two vowels, "A" and "I," as the se ...read more

34-Inch Dell Curved Monitor Slashes Prices by $250: Worth It at $620?

Jan 3, 2023

Urian B. , Tech Times 07 October 2022, 06:10 am As the demand for more screen space increases, a 34-inch Dell curved monitor has dropped its price from $250 to $620. Its original price was $870. The Demand for Larger Monitor Screens has Grown Over Time As more people start to work from home or as the nature of work gets more sophisticated, more people are looking for wider monitor space. Aside from work, gamers have also started to adapt to larger screens. The problem with larger scr ...read more


Overwatch 2 Twitch Drops: How to earn a Legendary Kiriko skin and more

Jan 3, 2023

By Sam Hill October 10, 2022 1:46PM Want to unlock new skins, voice lines, and more for your favorite Overwatch 2 hero? With Overwatch 2 going free-to-play and introducing a battle pass, unlocking new cosmetics is a bit tougher than in the original Overwatch game and might feel like a bit of a grind for casual players. While last-generation's loot boxes (and the practice in general) were a bit problematic, players still enjoyed getting something for playing so much. Luckily ...read more