GNOME 3.26 Improves Control Center's Network, Online Accounts & Printers Panels

GNOME 3.26 Improves Control Center's Network, Online Accounts & Printers Panels [unable to retrieve full-text content] Development of the GNOME 3.26 desktop environment continues as planned, and, as we reported earlier this week, the third milestone (GNOME 3.25.3) has been released with various updates and bug fixes across multiple components and apps. GNOME Control Center […]

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The Week's Coolest Space Photos

The Week's Coolest Space Photos ​Every day satellites are zooming through space, snapping incredible pictures of Earth, the solar system and outer space. Here are the highlights from this week. Header image: In this classic Hubble image from 2000, the planetary nebula IC 418 glows like a multifaceted jewel with enigmatic patterns. IC 418 lies […]

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Who Killed Otto Warmbier?

Who Killed Otto Warmbier? When Otto Warmbier visited North Korea for a New Year’s trip in December 2015, he joined Young Pioneer Tours, a group that promises “fun, thrill seeking and adventure at great price.” But according to several people on that fateful tour—which would see the then 21-year-old junior at the University of Virginia […]

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Snapchat map update raises child safety worries

Snapchat map update raises child safety worries An update to Snapchat that shows publicly posted images on a searchable map has raised safety concerns among parents. Snap Map lets people search for places such as schools and see videos and pictures posted by children inside. It also lets people locate their “friends” on a map […]

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GlobalFoundries Details 7 nm Plans: Three Generations, 700 mm², HVM in 2018

GlobalFoundries Details 7 nm Plans: Three Generations, 700 mm², HVM in 2018 Keeping an eye on the ever-evolving world of silicon lithography, GlobalFoundries has recently disclosed additional details about its 7 nm generation of process technologies. As announced last September, the company is going to have multiple generations of 7 nm FinFET fabrication processes, including […]

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‘American democracy is under attack’: Sanders urges vigilance against Trump’s ‘authoritarianism’

‘American democracy is under attack’: Sanders urges vigilance against Trump’s ‘authoritarianism’ Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said the United States has been slipping toward authoritarianism under President Trump and that citizens have an “enormous obligation” to protect American freedom. The runner-up for the Democratic presidential nomination last year delivered his scathing critique of the administration in […]

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'Looking for Leia' film shines light on Star Wars fangirls – CNET

'Looking for Leia' film shines light on Star Wars fangirls – CNET [embedded content] When Carrie Fisher‘s Princess Leia first graced the screen in 1977’s “Star Wars,” many women and girls were excited to see a strong female character confronting ruthless villains like Grand Moff Tarkin and Darth Vader, shooting at Stormtroopers, smuggling stolen Death […]

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