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Tesorio Is Hiring a Senior Engineers and a Senior Product Designer

Tesorio Is Hiring a Senior Engineers and a Senior Product Designer
What is TesorioTesorio is a high-growth, well-funded Series A startup backed by some of the Bay Area’s most prominent Venture Capital firms (Madrona, First Round, Floodgate, Y Combinator, Fuel) and the world’s top finance execs (e.g. the ex-CFO of Oracle, the ex-CFO of Yahoo, and the founder of Adaptive Insights).We build software that applies machine…

The N95 mask shortage America can’t seem to fix

The N95 mask shortage America can’t seem to fix
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The mysterious cause of stuttering in the brain

The mysterious cause of stuttering in the brain
The mysterious cause of stuttering in the brain After centuries of misunderstanding, research is finally tying the speech disorder which affects millions of people around the world to certain genes and brain alterations – and new treatments may be on the horizon. GGerald Maguire has stuttered since childhood, but you might not guess it from…

Roughly 2000 blogs running on a $7/month dyno

Roughly 2000 blogs running on a $7/month dyno 31 points by HermanMartinus 2 hours ago | hide | past | favorite | 9 comments Bear Blog (https://bearblog.dev) has just hit 2000 blogs.Due to the optimization of DB calls, the text-only content (no static files) and Cloudflare's awesome CDN, my single Heroku dyno is running at only…

Neurotoxic peptides isolated from venom of giant Australian stinging tree

Neurotoxic peptides isolated from venom of giant Australian stinging tree
TrilobitesScientists have found a potent chemical that might give Australian giant stinging trees their extraordinarily painful punch.Australia’s giant stinging trees deliver a biting pain that can last for hours, days and possibly months.Credit...Peter Righteous/AlamySept. 16, 2020The lore that shrouds Australia’s giant stinging trees, of the genus Dendrocnide, is perhaps as dubious as it is vast.…

MWC 2021 rescheduled for June to contend with COVID-19 concerns

MWC 2021 rescheduled for June to contend with COVID-19 concerns
MWC is a highlight of the tech calendar. Matthias Oesterle/Corbis via Getty Images Mobile World Congress, the world's biggest mobile show, takes place every year in Barcelona, Spain -- every year except this year, that is. The 2020 show, which was scheduled for late February, was one of the first major tech events to be…

Roccat Vulcan Pro gaming keyboard uses optical switch that’s 40x faster...

Roccat Vulcan Pro gaming keyboard uses optical switch that’s 40x faster than mechanical switches
Roccat Vulcan Pro, Vulcan TKL Pro and Vulcan TKL (top to bottom).  Roccat PC gaming peripheral brand Roccat is moving from mechanical to optical switches with its new Vulcan Pro keyboards. Roccat, owned by headset maker Turtle Beach, has used its Titan Tactile and Titan Speed switches in its other keyboards. The new Titan Optical…

How to avoid PS5 and Xbox Series X preorder FOMO

How to avoid PS5 and Xbox Series X preorder FOMO
No, these are just mockups.  Dan Ackerman/CNET PlayStation 5 preorders were a trash fire, with Sony even taking to Twitter to apologize for the mad rush that left most potential buyers empty-handed. Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S preorders were slightly better, if only because they started at the announced time -- though Microsoft's…

Hulu vs. Peacock: Which streaming service is best for you?

Hulu vs. Peacock: Which streaming service is best for you?
If you're running out of stuff to watch on Netflix, Disney Plus and Amazon Prime, now is the perfect time to widen your streaming horizon. A bunch of new services have come online recently, including Apple TV Plus, Quibi and HBO Max, and the latest is called Peacock. Owned by NBC, it has tons of familiar shows and movies, including…

Best food processors of 2020: Cuisinart, KitchenAid and more

Best food processors of 2020: Cuisinart, KitchenAid and more
Deciding on the best food processor to suit your chopping, dicing, grinding and food prep needs can be challenging. Add a wide range of prices, and it's not easy to decipher which ones are worth the extra cash.From motor power to capacity, attachments and overall value, we're here to help find the best options on…

Are Chewbacca and Bigfoot Related?

Are Chewbacca and Bigfoot Related?
It's Sunday, Feb. 26, 1984, and like millions of other kids in the United States, you're watching the network TV debut of "Star Wars" (aka "Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope") on CBS. "Is that Bigfoot?" asks your dad, when Chewbacca appears onscreen. Advertisement "No, Dad," you manage. You've told your dad about…

Drones Help Bridge the Gaps in Assessing Global Change

Drones Help Bridge the Gaps in Assessing Global Change
As Earth warms, satellite images send strong indications of Arctic greening. But a greening signal belies greater complexity. Climate change brings a ground war to the tundra as plants compete for dominance. In many tundra regions, taller shrubs are invading areas once bare — or with short cover — from like plants like lichen. Understanding…