Saturday, December 5, 2020

Jonathan Frakes asking you issues for 47 seconds

Because why not, here's Jonathan Frakes asking you things for 47 seconds. It's either a compilation from Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction or it's a toddler simulator for parents. Then again, if my toddler had the magnetic charm of Jonathan Frakes I wouldn't keep him tied to a tree all day. Keep going for the…

Ryan Reynolds made an ad for Match that paired Devil with 2020

Ryan Reynold's production company Maximum Effort made this ad for Match pairing Satan up with 2020. It's obvious when you think about it, but you didn't think about it because you're not Ryan Reynolds and nobody paid you a ton of money to make a commercial about it. Anyhoo, it's fitting and it's good, and…

This guy made an even looking out entertaining tribute to video video games he...

Eric Power animated this beautiful music video as a tribute to all the video games he played growing up. I'm not a super old fogey so I didn't recognize all the Atari titles, but other than that his list matches up pretty closely with mine. The only discrepancy I noticed was a severe lack of…

DJI’s cinematic FPV drone leaks in photos

That’s backed up by DJI leaker @OsitaLV, who tweeted that the DJI FPV could have 4K 60 fps on-board recording with stabilization that’s more suitable for cinema-like video than racing (comp drones generally have low-latency, low-resolution cameras). The 150 km/h (93 mph) maximum speed is also good for video but slower than the 120 mph+…

DoorDash lets restaurants add their very possess shipping drivers to its provider

DoorDash will allow restaurants that prefer using their own people for delivery to use its platform to reach more potential customers. The company has launched a new product called “DoorDash Self-Delivery,” allowing restaurants with their own fleet to list themselves on both its main platform and/or Caviar. DoorDash says the option could increase restaurants’ visibility…

American Airways conducts first public Boeing 737 Max test flight after ban

According to Reuters, Boeing set up a 24-hour “situation room” to monitor every Max flight around the world to keep an eye on everything that happens, even if they’re only routine glitches. American Airlines will also note on their website if a flight will use the 737 Max. Both American and Southwest will allow passengers…

Singapore is the first nation to approve the sale of lab-grown meat

Additionally, one major advantage of Eat Just’s manufacturing process is that it doesn’t involve any antibiotics. The overuse of antibiotics in industrial farming is turning into something of a ticking time bomb when it comes to human health.“We think that [the way] to really solve the meat problem — which is a health problem, a…

YouTube provides fresh ways for channels to hype their ‘Premieres’

Next, is a feature called Trailers. As the name suggests, they are short clips channels can append to a Premiere before it goes live. They can be anywhere from 15 seconds to 3 minutes in length, and their primary purpose is to encourage people to set a reminder to tune in. Lastly, the company is…

U.K. turns into first nation to approve Pfizer’s Covid vaccine

LONDON — The United Kingdom became the first country Wednesday to formally approve the Pfizer and BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, a huge symbolic milestone in the fight against the pandemic.The first inoculations are set to be rolled out next week, the government said, although the initial batch of 800,000 will cover a relatively small number of…

Portland homeless safe haven hit by Covid outbreak

Dec. 1 Coronavirus updates: Florida becomes third state to pass 1 million casesDecember 1 news about the coronavirus pandemic. Florida on Tuesday became the third state in the nation to surpass the 1 million mark for Covid-19 cases.The family of Jose Garcia, 67, who is currently being treated for Covid-19 and is on a ventilator,…