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The first “100% uncensored” adult game has been approved for Steam release

With new filters in place, "Adults Only" content can be listed without black bars.<p>A game that a developer is calling Steam's first "100 percent …

Board Games

Being Koi. #koi #piano #cello #saxophone #coral #planets #harmony #harmonyoftheseas #surreal @allthingssuzette #allthingssuzette #artmeetsfashion #magic #magicalsky #magichyperrealism “In the end we shall have had enough of cynicism, skepticism and humbug, and we shall want to live more musically.” ― Vincent Van Gogh

Where the Deer And the Antelope Play. “What greater sorrow than being forced to leave behind my native earth?” ~ Euripides, Electra. #magichyperrealism #magicalsky #magic #artmeetsfashion #allthingssuzette #deer #antelope #bison #skull #horses #wagon #mountains #beautiful #displacement #trailoftears #baldeagle #deadtrees #edits #sorrow @allthingssuzette

The Ring. #art #collage #magichyperrealism #surreal #magicalsky #cloudscape #umbrella #ring #balloon #egret #clouds #fish #fishbowl #scholar #books #rayoflight #woke . “May it be a light to you in dark places, when all other lights go out.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

Brazil museum fire: ‘incalculable’ loss as 200-year-old Rio institution gutted

Brazil’s oldest and most important historical and scientific museum has been consumed by fire, and much of its archive of 20 million items is believed to have been destroyed.<p>The fire at Rio de Janeiro’s 200-year-old National Museum began after it closed to the public on Sunday and raged into the …

World News

Massive fire hits Brazil’s historic National Museum

Brazil museum fire: Funding cuts blamed as icon is gutted

<b>Officials in Brazil have blamed lack of funding for a huge fire that has ravaged the country's National Museum.</b><p>One of the largest anthropology and natural history collections in the Americas was almost totally destroyed in Sunday's fire in Rio de Janeiro.<p>There had been complaints about the …

Brazil

Inferno at Brazil's National Museum causes 'irreparable' damage and grief

<b>(CNN) —</b> Priceless artifacts spanning 11,000 years went up in flames as an inferno swallowed Brazil's National Museum.<p>More than 20 million pieces of history, including Egyptian mummies and historic artwork, may have been destroyed.<p>"The loss of the National Museum's collection is insurmountable for …

Rio De Janeiro

Google’s Chrome browser is now 10 years old

A lot has changed in a decade<p>Google first released its Chrome browser 10 years ago today. Marketed as a “fresh take on the browser,” Chrome debuted with a web comic from Google to mark the company’s first web browser. It was originally launched as a Windows-only beta app before making its way to …

Google

Siri will show you your passwords if you ask

I typically shun Siri because I find it's easier to tap and swipe my way to what it is I need on my iPhone ($916 at Amazon Marketplace). With iOS 12, though, Siri is getting smarter and has given me one very good reason to use Apple's digital assistant. Siri will show me any of the passwords I have …

iOS

Boston’s first black police commissioner hopes to be a catalyst for improved community relations

Growing up on his grandmother’s farm on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, William G. Gross was determined to serve in law enforcement or join the Air …

Justice

The disturbing parallels between modern accounting and the business of slavery

Slavery in the United States was a business. A morally reprehensible — and very profitable business. Much of the research around the business history of slavery focuses on the horrors of the trans-Atlantic slave trade and the business interests that fueled it. The common narrative is that today's …

North Carolina chooses Apple for statewide K-3 reading program deployment

Earlier this week, it was reported that Apple had been awarded a statewide contract in North Carolina. I spoke with Drew Elliot, Communications Director, for N.C. Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) as I wanted to learn more about <i>why iPad</i>, and more about how this deployment would work. Being …

How Trump Radicalized ICE

A long-running inferiority complex, vast statutory power, a chilling new directive from the top—inside America’s unfolding immigration tragedy<p>Settling into a sense of safety is hard when your life’s catalog of memories teaches you the opposite lesson. Imagine: You fled from a government militia …

Immigration

NYPD gives the feds an ultimatum on Eric Garner: Charge the officer who choked him to death, or we will

Exactly four years ago, Eric Garner, a black man, died in a police chokehold after they approached him for allegedly selling loose cigarettes in Staten Island. His final words, “I can’t breathe,” became a rallying cry against police brutality and a slogan for the burgeoning Black Lives Matter …

Illinois man faces hate crime charges after incident with woman wearing Puerto Rico flag shirt

<b>(CNN) —</b> An Illinois man accused of harassing a woman for wearing a Puerto Rican flag shirt at a Chicago-area park was charged Thursday with state hate crimes, authorities said.<p>Prosecutors filed the two Class 3 felony hate crime charges against Timothy G. Trybus, Cook County state's attorney's …

Why police need training to interact with people on the spectrum

Encounters between law enforcement and people with autism often go wrong, but some police departments are beginning to train their officers.The post …

The FBI Agent Accused of Accidental Shooting During a Backflip Has Been Arrested

An off-duty FBI agent accused of accidentally discharging a weapon while dancing at a night club last week has been arrested and charged with …

See every new iOS 12 feature in action

After months of testing Apple finally release iOS 12 to the public this moring.<p>See all the cool new iOS 12 features in the video below.<p>iOS 12 performance<p>First up, iOS 12 brings a noticeable speed boost. Apps load up quicker, the Camera app opens faster, etc. iOS 12 generally makes my iPhone X feel …

iOS

The future of the Mac comes from iOS apps

Bringing iOS apps to the Mac, on macOS’s terms<p>Apple made a big splash at WWDC this year when it announced that it would be letting developers port their iOS applications over to the Mac sometime next year — and that Apple had already started the process by bringing over the iOS versions of the …

Apps

Apple's Software Chief Details How iOS Apps Will Run on Macs

Near the end of yesterday's WWDC keynote, Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice president of software engineering, acknowledged that people have been …

How to install iOS 12 beta on your iPhone or iPad right now

At its WWDC event yesterday, Apple revealed the major new features coming to iOS 12. If the presentation got you all hot and bothered, you’ll be happy to know that you can now get your grubby paws on the beta preview.<p>The official route requires you to be signed up for the Apple Developer Program so …

Six apps, services, and features Apple copied for iOS 12

Most of us look forward to Apple events. We’re curious to see what new features will be introduced, regardless of whether we’ll ever actually use them. But for some developers, it can be a nerve-wracking time for one simple reason: what if Apple decides to clone your app?<p>Having your service or …

Apple WWDC 2018 keynote in 14 minutes

WWDC: Apple CEO Tim Cook Delivers Keynote | CNBC

Tim Cook

Apple's WWDC 2018 Keynote in 60 Seconds

Apple WWDC 2018 highlights

WWDC 2018's most important message comes from a teenage scholarship winner

<i>John Ciocca is a 2018 graduate of Estero High School in Florida and a WWDC 2018 student scholarship winner. He wrote this about the apps he makes,</i> …

Hooked on your iPhone? At WWDC 2018, Apple finally offers help

Apple is trying to make us love our iPhones a little less.<p>Helping consumers and parents combat addiction and encourage healthier relationships with technology was on Apple’s agenda at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday.<p>The event known as WWDC offered dozens of new software …

WWDC 2018: Everything important Apple just announced

From iOS 12 to the Mac.<p>Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference kicked off today with one of its big product-unveiling keynotes. Here are the most important announcements Apple made, in roughly chronological order.<p>As Apple’s iPhone App Store approaches its 10th birthday next month, and …

Apps