Joni Mitchell Performs ‘Both Sides Now’ and the Internet Is Sobbing

Joni Mitchell Performs ‘Both Sides Now’ and the Internet Is Sobbing

If the first inclination, when Monday morning hits, is already to have a good cry, then new footage of Joni Mitchell giving a rare performance is escalating things to a full-on sob. The legendary performer made a surprise return to the stage, performing at the Newport Folk Festival on Sunday, her first concert since suffering … Read more

Israel to establish quantum computing R&D center, build quantum computer

Israel to establish quantum computing R&D center, build quantum computer

Israel is moving ahead with plans to lay the foundation for quantum computational ability, which it has said would lead to future developments in economics, technology, security, engineering, and science. This week, the Israel Innovation Authority announced a budget of NIS 100 million ($29 million) to build a quantum computing research center, headed by Israeli … Read more

Twitter is running with Josh Hawley’s solidarity fist and flee moment during January 6 hearing

Twitter is running with Josh Hawley’s solidarity fist and flee moment during January 6 hearing

AFP Iraqi cleric urges against protests as supporters occupy parliament Powerful Iraqi Shiite preacher Moqtada Sadr Sunday urged other factions to support a protest that has seen his followers occupy parliament in a dispute over who should name the next prime minister. Nearly 10 months after elections, the oil-rich country is still without a new … Read more

Actress and Voice of Ursula in The Little Mermaid – The Hollywood Reporter

Actress and Voice of Ursula in The Little Mermaid – The Hollywood Reporter

Pat Carroll, the gregarious Emmy-winning comedienne who was a television mainstay for decades before segueing to a voiceover career that included portraying the villainous sea witch Ursula in The Little Mermaid, has died. she was 95 Carroll died Saturday of pneumonia at her home in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, her daughter Kerry Karsian told The Hollywood … Read more

From enabling hybrid work to creating collaborative experiences—here’s what’s new in Microsoft 365

From enabling hybrid work to creating collaborative experiences—here’s what’s new in Microsoft 365

Now that hybrid work is just work, the challenge for organizations is to balance employee demands for flexibility with business needs. More than ever, today’s shifting macroeconomic environment requires maximizing productivity while reducing costs. The digital imperative for every organization is to deliver integrated technology solutions powered by data and AI to help employees work … Read more

Xiaomi 12S Ultra: From an iPhone clone to a global powerhouse – the student becomes the master?

Xiaomi 12S Ultra: From an iPhone clone to a global powerhouse – the student becomes the master?

For those who don’t know, Xiaomi is much more than just a smartphone company. Kind of like Samsung, the Chinese brand makes/produces home appliances, but it also has a bunch of “side hustles’, like the Xiaomi Electric scooter (one of the best-selling electric scooters worldwide), and, more recently, a prototype EV set to be unveiled … Read more

How do nanoparticles grow? Atomic-scale movie upends 100-year-old theory

How do nanoparticles grow?  Atomic-scale movie upends 100-year-old theory

Credit: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory For decades, a textbook process known as “Ostwald ripening,” named for the Nobel Prize-winning chemist Wilhelm Ostwald, has guided the design of new materials including nanoparticles—tiny materials so small they are invisible to the naked eye. According to this theory, small particles dissolve and redeposit onto the surface of large … Read more

Twitter expands e-commerce efforts with launch of mobile storefronts, Twitter Shops – TechCrunch

Twitter expands e-commerce efforts with launch of mobile storefronts, Twitter Shops – TechCrunch

Twitter today is introducing a new shopping feature called Twitter Shops, which will allow merchants to curate a collection of up to 50 products to showcase on their Twitter profile. The mobile-first feature, which is free to use, aims to encourage users to go from talking about products on Twitter’s platform to actually clicking through … Read more