Popular travel web sites, and at least some airlines, gradually jack up the prices shown if you search for many flight options in a single login session. This sounds crazy but I just saw it happen on Expedia and many others report seeing this on other travel web sites. The theory is that if you are searching for multiple flights, then you really must want to travel – and would be willing to pay more. So they gradually increase the prices for flight options.
Coldstreams Internet of Things, Drones, etc Blog
Used to be you only needed to create a local account on your Windows computer but the newer Windows 10 setup procedure demands you create a Microsoft (cloud) account. There is, however, a work around.
Software development has been evolving (no surprise!) Today much software can be written using tools that make development easier than ever. A consequence is that it no longer requires a degree in computer science (a broad field) to develop web and smart phone apps. Much software development has become a skilled labor function that no longer requires a 4-year degree.
McDonald’s installing more automation, both to reduce labor costs and to trick consumers into purchasing more than they were planning to purchase.
“5G” is mostly about adding capacity in major markets, and offering a broadband-like wireless connection
5G is not likely to solve much of the rural access issue. Mainly, its a high capacity, faster wireless link at millimeter wavelengths, meaning relatively short distances from base stations. It’s sort of like WiFi on a neighborhood scale. It will enable wireless providers to deliver a wired-like broadband experience, primarily to urban dwellers who will see an added broadband option. However, since phone companies already offer wired services, in many cases consumers will not see an additional market competitor.
Extinction Rebellion plans “terror” op to shut down Heathrow Airport by attacking it with quadcopters
The terror operation, per documents, is intended to start September 13th.
Apple disables battery percent remaining if you replace battery outside of Apple’s authorized service centers
Contrary to urban myth, Apple has a long and substantial history of treating its own customers like crap.