Meta’s “friendly” threads collide with the hostile internet

The company said it would impose the same rules on users of the new Threads app it maintains on its photo- and video-sharing social media service, Instagram.  Image: Yui Mok/PA cable

Mark Zuckerberg has launched Meta’s Twitter app, Threads, as a “friendly” haven for online public discourse, framing it in stark distinction to the more adversarial Twitter owned by billionaire Elon Musk. “We’re definitely focusing on kindness and making this a friendly place,” Meta CEO Zuckerberg said Wednesday, shortly after the service launched. Maintaining that idealistic … Read more

New ‘Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny’ Phone Cases and Magnets at Walt Disney World – WDW News Today

Indiana Jones Magneti 2100 phone case

New “Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny” phone cases and magnets are available at Walt Disney World. These designs are available both pre-made and in MaDe kiosks. Indiana Jones 1970s Phone Case – $29.99 We found this phone case in sizes for iPhone 12, 12 Pro, 13 and 14. It has a silhouette of … Read more

Ryu Sungsil’s expansive and satirical universe is captivating the Internet and the art world | Artistic

Ryu Sungsil's expansive and satirical universe is captivating the Internet and the art world |  Artistic

Art Hayoung Chung Again from Ryu Sungsil, BJ Cherry Jang 2018.4, 2018, single-channel video, 6 minutes. Courtesy of the artist. This article was produced in collaboration with the Korea Arts Management Service (KAMS). In 2018, a six-minute video titled BJ Cherry Jang 2018.04 (2018) was uploaded to a YouTube account. In the beginning, the words … Read more

Thousands of people gather around the world to support a multilingual internet

Thousands of people gather around the world to support a multilingual internet

Universal acceptance events held in over 40 countries/territories, with 22 languages LOS ANGELES, July 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and the Universal Acceptance Steering Group (UASG) released attendance figures for the first Universal Acceptance Day (UA) in a new report released today . According to the report, … Read more

In a world of exclusive PC partners, everyone loses | Digital Trends

I’m worried. Last week, AMD announced that they are the exclusive PC partner for the upcoming star field,working directly with Bethesda Game Studios to optimize the game for AMD hardware and get AMD’s FidelityFX Super Resolution (FSR) working in the game (the second, much better version, to be exact). It’s not a problem. It’s a … Read more

Other World Computing Releases MacDrive 11 With Full APFS Support, Launches The Most Comprehensive Tool For Accessing Mac Disks On Windows PC

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Accessing Mac-formatted drives, editing and backing up on Windows PCs is easier than ever with the new version of MacDrive WOODSTOCK, Ill., June 29, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — More computers around the world www.OWC.com – The leading end-to-end ecosystem solution provider of computer hardware, accessories and software for both consumers and professionals today announced the release … Read more

30 years ago, one decision changed the course of our connected world

30 years ago, one decision changed the course of our connected world

This was the first web page in the world. Thirty years ago, the World Wide Web fell into the public domain. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption on/off Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty Images This was the first web page in the world. Thirty years ago, the World Wide Web fell into the … Read more