Instagram just threw users of its embedding API under the bus

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) Instagram does not provide users of its embedding API a copyright license to display embedded images on other websites, the company said in a Thursday email to Ars Technica. The announcement could come as an unwelcome surprise to users who believed that embedding images, rather than hosting them directly, provides insulation …

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Huawei’s temperature-taking smartphone is the most 2020 phone of 2020

Point the phone at someone’s forehead, get a temperature reading. [credit:Huawei ] Smartphones have always been the modern tech equivalent of a Swiss Army knife, combining a phone, a music player, a camera, a GPS, a PDA, and more into a single device. Now Huawei is pitching yet another device that can be integrated into …

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Nature’s cosmic hard drive? Black holes could store information like holograms

Enlarge / New research suggests we really can describe black holes as holograms: they have two dimensions, in which gravity disappears, but they reproduce an object in three dimensions. (credit: Gerd Altmann for PIxabay) Nearly 30 years ago, theoretical physicists introduced the “holographic principle,” a mind-bending theory positing that our three-dimensional universe is actually a …

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Retracted: Hydroxychloroquine study pulled over suspect data [Updated]

Enlarge / A bottle and pills of Hydroxychloroquine. US President Donald Trump announced May 18 he has been taking hydroxychloroquine for almost two weeks as a preventative measure against COVID-19. (credit: Getty | George Frey) The Lancet medical journal on Thursday announced the retraction of a dubious study suggesting that the anti-malaria drugs chloroquine and …

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I choose you: Pokémon Draft League brings pro sports excitement to the game

An early-season draft-league match comes down to the wire. Draft league is probably nothing like the Pokémon you’re familiar with. It’s not training up a team of your favorite Pokémon to beat Team Rocket. It’s not even like an official competitive tournament run by The Pokémon Company. And it all started with a bumper sticker. …

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Small ISP cancels data caps permanently after reviewing pandemic usage

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | RichLegg) The coronavirus pandemic caused big ISPs to put data caps on hold for a few months, but one small ISP is going a big step further and canceling the arbitrary monthly limits permanently. Antietam Broadband, which serves Washington County in Maryland, announced Friday that it “has permanently removed broadband data …

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N.Peal 007 Superfine Shirt

Language English co016 N.Peal 007 Superfine Shirt This N.Peal 007 Superfine Shirt is inspired by a shirt worn by Ursula Andress as Honey Ryder in Dr No (1962). More information and links