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Google Doodle re-creates pi formula in delicious apple pie form

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For the 30th anniversary of Pi Day, Google went there. It made a Pi-themed Google Doodle out of, yep you guess it, pie ingredients. Hilarious. 

Pi Day is celebrated every year on March 14—or 3.14—as an homage to the mathematical constant, which is equal to 3.14159. 

This year Google decided to mark the 30th occurrence of this event with a nod to “the number’s delicious sounding name.” The Doodle represents Pi’s mathematical formula—the ratio between a circle’s circumference to its diameter—in pie form.

Pi Day was first recognised 30 years ago back in 1988 by physicist Larry Shaw, according to Google. And, those wishing to mark to the occasion often do so by enjoying a slice of their favourite pie.  Read more…

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Source: https://mashable.com/2018/03/14/pi-day-google-doodle/?utm_campaign=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial&utm_cid=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-All-Partial

Adobe XD update: Photoshop CC, Sketch, and more

This week the folks at Adobe released a set of updates for their Creative Cloud apps aplenty. The biggest update was for Adobe XD, software made to mock up and create user interfaces for a wide variety of end-use purposes. With the latest update, Adobe XD is able to work with Photoshop and Sketch assets and design files directly – … Continue reading

Source: https://www.slashgear.com/adobe-xd-update-photoshop-cc-sketch-and-more-13523080/

FCC won’t vote on Net Neutrality in November

#FCC won’t vote on #NetNeutrality in #November
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The FCC will not be voting this November on the adoption of the “Restoring Internet Freedom” rule that would roll back 2015’s Net Neutrality rules, contrary..

Tech companies face scrutiny from Congress over data sharing

Tech companies face scrutiny from Congress over data sharing
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Tech companies are about to get some hard questions over how they use and share user data.

Google Home can now Cast HBO and CBS Shows

Google Home can now Cast HBO and CBS Shows
#GoogleHome #GoogleCast
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Google has expanded the ability Google Home got last week of being able to send YouTube to a TV nearby to now include HBO Now and CBS. You can now instruct Google Home to start playing shows from HBO, CBS, or The CW on a nearby Chromecast or Android TV. Simply say “Play Breaking Bad” and specify

Whatsapp has Unveiled a New Unsend Function

How to Unsend a Message on WhatsApp
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Whatsapp users with fingers moving faster than their brain will be happy to know the company’s rolling out a new feature that lets you retract that last message, and wipe it from the conversation. Right now the feature is rolling out to certain users, according to The Next Web.

Neural Network Serves Up Truly Frightening Halloween Costume Ideas – Geek.com

Neural Network Serves Up Truly Frightening Halloween Costume Ideas
#AI #NeuralNetworks #halloween
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Life is stressful enough, without having to come up with an original Halloween costume. This year, leave your anxieties behind and wow everyone with a truly unique ensemble—generated by an AI. “I wanted …

Report shows enterprise hard drives are no more reliable than mainstream models

Are enterprise hard drives more reliable than mainstream models? Report says no
#hardware #storage
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A recent study issued by cloud service provider Backblaze reports that hard drives built for data centers aren’t more reliable.

Masquerading as an RPG, ‘Origins’ fences the open worlds of Assassin’s Creed

‘Assassin’s Creed Origins’ Review

#gaming #review #AssassinsCreed
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Assassin’s Creed Origins doesn’t rely on the series strengths, and fails to create new ones. Read why in our review.

All of the Xbox One backward-compatible Xbox games available now

The 13 Xbox One backward-compatible Xbox games available now
#XBox #XBoxOne #gaming
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Thirteen original Xbox games are now playable on Xbox One. Here’s the list of Xbox One backward-compatible Xbox games and how to secure them.
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