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Anyone who has tried to cram about nine hours of Squid game in a day or two of viewing – that would be millions of people recently – can only agree with Douglas Coupland’s thought process in naming his first work of fiction in eight years. “It’s called frenzy for a reason, ”he said in …

Tulsi Pargain remembers tinkering with computers as a curious student. Today, she is the staff software engineer at Intuit who runs the platform that powers data-driven information for Mint aD QuickBooks. Tulsi Pargain first discovered what a computer could do when a school friend had one in her house. As her friend and brothers showed …

Today’s three challenges are from Han Dongkyu, a talented young puzzle maker from South Korea. The first two will warm you up for the third, which is probably the most amazing example of a dissection puzzle I’ve ever seen. Prepare to be amazed – and to have your brain twisted inside out. 1. The Librarian’s …

One of Arkansas’ newer schools looks a lot more like a floor of a corporate office building – with 29 workspaces and glass-walled conference rooms – than a traditional campus with halls classrooms filled with desks. The new LISA Academy Arkansas hybrid school, headquartered at 21 Corporate Hill Drive in western Little Rock, opened in …

Will you be the next Seacoast Powerball jackpot winner? There have been 11 Powerball jackpot winning tickets (plus a MegaMillions jackpot) sold in New Hampshire since Powerball first became available in 1995, including three on the Seacoast. Saturday’s Powerball jackpot reaches an annuity value of $ 635 million ($ 450 million in cash). It is …

Recycle for a gift card Photo: PACTE Drop off your old laptops and computer towers throughout the month of October and participate in the draw for a $ 50 gift certificate. Penticton & Area Co-Operative Enterprises (PACE) is celebrating 20 years of creating employment opportunities for people in the community who face barriers to employment. …

Gaël Linford DonovanApril 4, 1949 – May 18, 1921CarmelGAEL LINFORD DONOVAN was born in Palo Alto, California to Lois Linford Brooks Donovan and John Farrington Spencer Donovan on April 4, 1949. His parents soon moved to Carmel. It was in her beloved family home that she passed away on May 18, 2021.Gael grew up in …

October 2, 2021 VSSENIOR LEADERS are not, of course, the most natural writers in the world. They do not reach the top without a laser ambition, a trait that rarely leads to literary reflection. To be successful, they must murder their outspokenness and master the corporate twaddle instead. They don’t need fame or fortune – …

“Art” is in a bad way. Reading The arts journal confirms it. In the last issue, there is a book review called “Beyond Abstraction” (September 2021, p59). What the hell can that be? Giacometti described abstraction as “the art of the handkerchief”. And that’s what the illustration looked like, nothing more… Why was abstraction necessary? …

When it comes to the future of cryptocurrencies, the consensus is generally that the future lies in decentralized applications (DApps). While the rage is usually around the market caps and volatile prices of these cryptocurrencies, it is ultimately software. And, like any software, their value is determined by their usefulness. After all, would Google have …