Clouds are complicated, and these fabulous 3D renderings of real weather data prove it

Clouds are complicated, and these fabulous 3D renderings of real weather data prove it
Some people, when they look up at the sky and see a cloud, think “dog” or “fluffy.” And some people think “it’s a waning cumulus with a feathered edge suggesting a pressure system from the north ending in an updraft, which would probably cause turbulence. Also looks a bit like a dog.” Clearly one of ...

'The Rachel Divide': Film Review | Tribeca 2018

'The Rachel Divide': Film Review | Tribeca 2018
Three years after she became an infamous household name, activist Rachel Dolezal is the subject of an intimate documentary, ‘The Rachel Divide.’ read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

'Song of Back and Neck': Film Review | Tribeca 2018

'Song of Back and Neck': Film Review | Tribeca 2018
Paul Lieberstein of ‘The Office’ writes, directs and stars as a sad sack rom-com hero in the uneven debut ‘Song of Back and Neck.’ read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

8VC has closed its second early-stage fund, seemingly with an eye on logistics and biotech

8VC, the early-stage, San Francisco-based venture firm founded in 2015 by serial entrepreneur Joe Lonsdale and four other general partners, has closed it second early-stage venture fund with $640 million in commitments, says one of its investors. The fund comes roughly two years after the firm closed its debut fund with $425 million, along with a ...

Ferrari ‘pushed their power unit hard’ to close gap to Mercedes | RaceFans Round-up

In the round-up: Ferrari ‘pushed their power unit hard’ to close gap to Mercedes • Hamilton aims to “upset” Ferrari • F1 less fun since 2017 – Verstappen Source: F1 Fanatic

From Ferraris to flying taxis: Q&A with Lilium’s new head of Product Design

Munich-based Lilium, the super-ambitious company developing an electric vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) jet and accompanying “air taxi” service, continues to hire top talent to make its vision a reality. The latest new recruitment is car design veteran Frank Stephenson, who has previously worked for Ferrari, Maserati and Mini, to name but a few. Considered ...

Unstoppable exploit in Nintendo Switch opens door to homebrew and piracy

Unstoppable exploit in Nintendo Switch opens door to homebrew and piracy
The Nintendo Switch may soon be a haven for hackers, but not the kind that want your data — the kind that want to run SNES emulators and Linux on their handheld gaming consoles. A flaw in an Nvidia chip used by the Switch, detailed today, lets power users inject code into the system and ...

Amazon eyes a move into home shopping TV with possible Evine acquisition

Amazon has now passed 100 million subscribers for its Prime loyalty shopping program, underscoring its growth as an e-commerce, cloud services and streaming media behemoth. But it’s also looking beyond the internet, at more traditional ways to reach consumers. An industry source claims that Amazon is interested in making a buy in TV home shopping. Specifically, ...

2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix TV Times | 2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Don’t miss any of the 2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix sessions – here are the times for all of this weekend’s action, plus Formula E from Paris. Source: F1 Fanatic

Twitch’s creators and developers gain a new revenue stream with launch of Bits in Extensions

Twitch’s Bits, a virtual good that allows fans to cheer on their favorite streamers, have been one of the ways Twitch creators could make money from their channels while also recognizing and rewarding their top fans. Today, the game streaming site is expanding the power of those Bits by allowing them to now be used ...