Mass layoffs and hiring freezes: Tech workers report huge drops in confidence in job security

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2022-08-14 06:00:07
Just 9% of tech workers are feeling confident in their job security, according to a June survey from Blind, the anonymous professional networking site. No doubt, job-market fears are being fueled by months of headlines about hiring freezes, job offers being rescinded and mass layoffs from burgeoning...

Download YouTube Vanced APK for your Android smartphone [Discontinued]

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2022-08-14 06:00:06
YouTube Vanced used to be a popular modded version of YouTube. It added a number of features to the official YouTube app, including built-in adblocking, background playback, black/dark themes, and much more. However, note that YouTube Vanced has been discontinued as of March 13, 2022. You can check ...

Don't Pay UK - Wikipedia

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2022-08-14 06:00:05
Don't Pay UK are an advocacy group in the United Kingdom that urge consumer boycotts of energy bills. They are set to begin a pledge for individuals to cancel energy bill payments, to take effect on 1 October 2022 if 1  million individuals sign up and planned energy cap rises take place. The gr...

Pluralistic: 07 Aug 2022

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2022-08-14 05:30:08
"Innovation" has become a curseword, thanks to…innovation. Some of the world's most imaginative, best-funded sociopaths have spent decades innovating ways to fuck you over. While the whole tech sector likes to get in on this game, no one "innovates" like inkjet printer companies. Printer compa...

PrivacyToolsIO failing to their principles: dark patterns and the hidden contract with NordVPN.

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2022-08-14 05:30:07
The most reliable source for privacy tools since 2015. Software and services to counter surveillance with encryption for better internet privacy. This is PrivacyToolsIO bio in Twitter. This used to be true, but that’s no more the case. PrivacyTools has losen every bit of credibility. I’m...

Forecasting of energy consumption by G20 countries using an adjacent accumulation grey model

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2022-08-14 05:30:05
Scientific Reports volume  12, Article number: 13417 (2022 ) Cite this article This paper studies an adjacent accumulation discrete grey model to improve the prediction of the grey model and enhance the utili...

Takatsuna Senba – 2001 Developer Interview

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2022-08-14 05:30:03
This lengthy interview originally appeared in the legendary gaming magazine CONTINUE in 2001, and was later recompiled with others in "the style of game" book printed in 2012. The first half of this interview covers Senba's experiences in the anime industry (on Char's Counterattack, in particular), ...

In a single month, the James Webb Space Telescope has seen the oldest galaxies, messy cosmic collisions, and a hot gas planet's atmosphere

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2022-08-14 05:30:02
The James Webb Space Telescope only been fully operational for a month, but in that time, it's allowed astronomers to peer father into the universe than ever before and changed how we see the cosmos.  Often described as the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope, Webb launched on December 25, ...

GitHub - tjluoma/di: [D]ownload and [I]nstall Mac apps

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2022-08-14 05:00:12
If you buy apps from the Mac App Store, then getting updates is fairly easy. (For all of its problems, the Mac App Store does updates pretty well.) However, there are a lot of good apps -- maybe even the majority of good apps -- which aren’t available in the Mac App Store. going to Google to find ...

'There will be blood on streets,' Google execs warn employees about layoffs

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2022-08-14 05:00:05
IANS  |  San Francisco  Last Updated at August 13, 2022 13:26 IST As Big Tech companies begin to lay off empl...