How the world ran out of semiconductors

There’s a global shortage in semiconductors, and it’s becoming increasingly serious. The US is currently reviewing of its supply of the technology, following a landmark executive order from President Joe Biden. The president also pledged US$37 billion (£26 billion) to...

My beauty score is 73.5. What’s yours?

A comparison of two photos of Beyonce Knowles from Lauren Rhue’s research using Face++. Its AI predicted the image on the left would rate at 74.776% for men and 77.914% for women. The image on the right, meanwhile, scored 87.468% for men and 91.14% for women in...

Election Doubting Is All-American – WSJ

By Ted Rall March 4, 2021 6:40 pm ET Maricopa County elections officials count ballots in Phoenix, Nov. 4, 2020. Photo: Matt York/Associated Press Democrats and journalists think Republicans who doubt the 2020 election results are crazy. So do some Republicans. “We...