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August 31, 2022

Japan Declares ‘War’ on the Humble Floppy Disk in New Digitization Push

Japan’s digital minister, who’s vowed to rid the bureaucracy of outdated tools from the hanko stamp to the fax machine, has now declared “war” on a […]
August 31, 2022

Crypto Exchange Sues Woman After Sending Her $10 Million by Mistake

A woman received $10.5 million in an accidental transaction from popular cryptocurrency platform Crypto.com — and then allegedly spent it on a luxury home, according to […]
August 31, 2022

A Global Envelope Shortage Weighs on Canadian Institutions

An anonymous reader shares a report: Matt Stockburn already knew paper supplies were running short when the Toronto city clerk’s office, where he works as a […]
August 31, 2022

How to convert an image into editable text in Microsoft Word

If you receive a picture of data, don’t panic: You don’t have to enter it by hand. Microsoft Word can convert the image into text for […]
August 31, 2022

FDA Authorizes Updated Covid Booster Shots, Targeting Omicron Subvariants

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized the first redesign of coronavirus vaccines since they were rolled out in late 2020, setting up millions of […]
August 31, 2022

Pakistan Floods Have Killed At Least 1,100 and Submerged About a Third of the Country

After a spring of deadly heat waves, summer floods have killed more than 1,100 people in Pakistan. Since June, rains have washed away buildings, submerged homes […]
August 31, 2022

How to create a Redis cluster for database failover

Jack Wallen shows you how easy it is to set up a Redis cluster for database high availability and automatic failover. The post How to create […]
August 31, 2022

Real Money, Fake Musicians: Inside a Million-Dollar Instagram Verification Scheme

A jeweler. A plastic surgeon. An OnlyFans Model. They and others received a blue check in likely the biggest Instagram verification scheme revealed to date. After […]
August 31, 2022

Amazon, Facing Unfavorable Regulatory Environment, Struggles To Expand in India

Amazon is lagging its chief rival Flipkart in India on several key metrics and struggling to make inroads in smaller Indian cities and towns, according to […]