A drop in the ocean, crypto colonialism, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#16)

Slow week (holidays), but still managed to read some cool stuff. Let's start: 1-hour delivery! To your door! At no additional cost! Not much to say, honestly. Apparently, getting to 55$ billion in sales by using cheap labour and stealing from sellers it is not enough to make a profit for Amazon. Having tax havens …

Sigue leyendo A drop in the ocean, crypto colonialism, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2022#16)

Blah, blah, blah; Bezosism moves, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#46)

Super interesting news this week. The Climate Change Conference ended and it kinda sucked (as expected). Amazon keeps screwing around (as expected). The metaverse is coming, and its start is not really impressive (as expected). On the bright side, a couple really cool articles on eyeglasses and the press. Let's start: The invisible tech Good …

Sigue leyendo Blah, blah, blah; Bezosism moves, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#46)

More Bezosism, Nixon deepfakes, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#40)

Quite a lot going on this week. Massive leaks, Nobel prizes, deepfakes, Facebook being shamed everywhere... let's start. Can you tell the difference? Does it really matter? Cool technology being shown by the people at MIT. Of course, deepfakes are not something new, and this one in particular is not over the top in quality …

Sigue leyendo More Bezosism, Nixon deepfakes, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#40)

Facecrap, Bezosism, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#37)

Really packed week, so let's start right away. Enhance! Another year, another amazing contest of scientific photography. I particularly liked the third place, though all the images are really impressive. 2021 PHOTOMICROGRAPHY COMPETITION, on nikonsmallworld Nintendo being Nintendo Honestly, I thought that after 4 years they were not going to add bluetooth support for headphones, …

Sigue leyendo Facecrap, Bezosism, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#37)

404, Robotaxis, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#29)

OnE wEeK uNtIl HoLiDaYs. LET'S GO! Trump or gangbang? Funny story of the week. It seems that an old YouTube competitor was storing many videos for different media outlets. This is fine, except when the service dies and the domain is sold to a porn website. After that, you start having porn videos instead of …

Sigue leyendo 404, Robotaxis, and more: THE WEEKLY RECAP (2021#29)