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September 20, 2022

OpenAI Begins Allowing Users To Edit Faces With DALL-E 2

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: After initially disabling the capability, OpenAI today announced that customers with access to DALL-E 2 can upload people’s […]
September 20, 2022

Tech Workers Paying To Get Taller

joshuark writes: A Las Vegas surgeon reports tech workers are paying $70,000 to $150,000 to get surgery to increase their height by 3-inches. The doctor is […]
September 20, 2022

Last Floppy-Disk Seller Says Airlines Still Order the Old Tech

Tom Persky, the founder of floppydisk.com who claims to be the “last man standing in the floppy disk business,” said that the airline industry is one […]
September 19, 2022

Earth Has 20 Quadrillion Ants, Study Says

An anonymous reader quotes a report from the Washington Post: A new estimate for the total number of ants burrowing and buzzing on Earth comes to […]
September 19, 2022

When AI Asks Dumb Questions, It Gets Smart Fast

sciencehabit shares a report from Science Magazine: If someone showed you a photo of a crocodile and asked whether it was a bird, you might laugh […]
September 19, 2022

Children May Be Losing the Equivalent of One Night’s Sleep a Week From Social Media Use, Study Suggests

Children under 12 may be losing the equivalent of one night’s sleep every week due to excessive social media use, a new study suggests. Insider reports: […]
September 19, 2022

How to display multiple grand total rows in a Microsoft Excel PivotTable

Microsoft Excel PivotTables do a great job of turning data into meaningful information, but they have one flaw: You can’t easily add grand total rows. The […]
September 19, 2022

NYC to Offer Free Broadband to 300,000 Public Housing Residents

New York City is partnering with Charter and Altice to provide free high-speed internet and basic cable TV service to about 300,000 residents of public housing. […]
September 19, 2022

Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome Enhanced Spellcheck Feature Exposes Passwords

Recent research from the otto-js Research Team has uncovered that data that is being checked by both Microsoft Editor and the enhanced spellcheck setting within Google […]