Bitcoin's price is up over 100% year-to-date, but the surging ether has eclipsed that gain, rising over 300% in 2021 alone.
Pyston, an alternate version of the Python runtime employing just-in-time compilation and other techniques to speed execution, released a 2.2 version this week with one significant new feature: the full source code, available as an open source project under Python’s original licensing.The goal of the Pyston project is twofold: Produce a drop-in replacement for the standard Python runtime that can speed up existing Python deployments with no additional effort; and make it possible for innovations in Pyston to be upstreamed back into Python itself, if the core Python team chooses to do so.To read this article in full, please click here
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A security research firm discovered a security vulnerability that could give hackers kernel-mode access to your laptop, and Dell is taking action with a fix.
JetBrains is offering its first technology preview of Jetpack Compose for the Web, which brings Google’s Kotlin toolkit for building reactive user interfaces to the web.Introduced on May 3, Jetpack Compose for Web works on top of Kotlin Multiplatform, enabling developers to build an application for Android, the desktop, or web using Jetpack Compose as the UI framework, all within the same project. Kotlin Multiplatform fosters sharing of platform-agnostic functionality such as business logic through common code, while still enabling developers to implement platform-specific functionality.
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Jetpack Compose for Web follows JetBrains’ Compose for Desktop, for building reactive desktop UIs for Kotlin, also still in early development, with a 1.0 release planned. With the Jetpack Compose for Web preview, developers can reuse all core Compose state management concepts across platforms. The preview currently does not allow developers to directly reuse existing widgets, but the Kotlin Multiplatform expect/actual mechanism can be used to build common widgets with implementations for all three platforms.To read this article in full, please click here
Dealmaster also has deals on true wireless earbuds and Garmin running watches.
Epic says it's "suing for change." Apple says Epic "just doesn't want to pay."
Tencent-backed Waterdrop plans to sell 30 million American Depository shares at between US$10 and US$12 apiece.
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Broad played a role in LA institutions like the Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art.
A SIM card, or subscriber identity module, is a small card in your cellphone that lets you place phone calls, send text messages, and more.
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Nearly a year after its last layoff, online coding bootcamp Lambda School just announced more cuts amid a broader structuring. In a blog post, CEO and founder Austen Allred said that the startup, which raised a $74 million Series C in August, is laying off 65 employees. The roles that were cut span senior product, […]
The term ‘PPE’ is something we’re all familiar with due to the important role this protective equipment has played during the pandemic. There is a downside to this personal equipment, however — it is typically bulky, uncomfortable, and slows down your ability to work. That’s why DARPA has announced a new project that seeks to revolution PPE for the battlefield … Continue reading
"Speculations outrun logic and that's probably going to be true of this one. But at some point, boy, there's going to be a lot of blood on the floor."
(Tel-Aviv University) The researchers performed imaging at the resolution of a single cell and discovered that the drilling movement occurs in specific cells at the tip of the root, and apparently enables the root to penetrate the ground.
For when Grandma absolutely refuses to get a smartphone.
Lu reveals his personal story on what it was like partnering with Masayoshi Son, founder of SoftBank Group and the Vision Fund, funding Alibaba, and bringing wireless services to China.
The YouTube TV app could disappear from Roku devices in the coming days, according to an email sent to subscribers on Monday. In a last-ditch effort, Roku is calling on subscribers to reach out to Google to “urge them” to reach an agreement.
In a statement issued Monday, Roku accused Google of attempting to control the platform’s user experience in a way that favors its own products as the two companies negotiate a contract renewal for YouTube TV.
“Google is attempting to use its YouTube monopoly position to force Roku into accepting predatory, anti-competitive and discriminatory terms that will directly harm Roku and our users,” a Roku spokesperson said in a statement Monday. “It should come as no surprise that Google is now demanding...
The colorful new iMac (2021) is ready to take on the world. Is it worth it and how does it compare to the previous model?