Monthly Archives: July 2022

Community Newsletter: Animal Modeling, Cannabis and Autism, a New Editor | Spectrum

Illustration by Laurene Boglio Twitter can feel like a zoo at times, and this week two behavioral modeling studies had our newsfeeds buzzing. The first was a new preprint shared by Benjamin Cowley, a computational neuroscientist at Princeton University, in which he and his colleagues used a deep neural network, or “deep network,” to […]

Santa Cruz celebrates the 35th anniversary of “The Lost Boys”

Thirty-five is a mess of a number, teenage middle age. Teen vampire flick ‘The Lost Boys’ turns 35 today, and there’s no better time to honor this summer blockbuster, which inspired an entire genre that’s still going strong today. today. Reviews curses the movie with low praisebut contrary to expert opinion, people took notice in […]

Imaging solutions and Ultimate TechnoGraphics provide a fully automated multi-format printing solution

Dielsdorf, Switzerland, Montreal, Canada, July 29, 2022, Imaging Solutions AG, a Swiss manufacturer specializing in image enhancement software and modular systems for the automated production of on-demand photo prints, flatbed books and d ‘canvas framing, and Ultimate TechnoGraphics, a leader in imposition and finishing automation, join forces to deliver a fully automated digital photo printing […]

Celtic look to continue their domestic dominance as Rangers shake up the squad | Scottish Premiership

JThe odd aspect of the 2021-22 season as far as Celtic and Rangers were concerned was that age-old enemies could paint a picture of contentment. Celebrations at home for one, praise across the continent for the other. Rangers fans had reason to be frustrated as they left the Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán in May after […]

Remembering the photographer who captured San Francisco’s unruly ’90s indie rock scene

The Meices perform at the Bottom of the Hill. Photo: Peter Ellenby Few other photographers have captured the unruly spirit of San Francisco independent music scene in the 1990s as well as Peter Ellenbywhose blurry, high-contrast images have adorned countless album covers, flyers, and neighborhood bar walls across the city. Ellenby died of natural causes […]

Elton John’s Farewell Concert and 18 Other Things to Do in Cleveland This Weekend

CLEVELAND, Ohio – This weekend, downtown Cleveland will be packed with spectators for Elton John’s headlining performance at Progressive Field. If you can’t make it to the show, there are still plenty of other events to experience in Northeast Ohio, including art previews, dance parties, theater performances and more. Here are some ideas on how […]

OSAA 6A Football Playoff Format: 2 brackets of 16 teams, but only 1 state champion

By Rene Ferran | Photo by Taylor Balkom The OSAA Board of Directors finalized the Class 6A Football Playoff format during its annual summer workshop last week at Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond. OSAA executive director Peter Weber said Wednesday the board discussed the logistics of the 32-team, two-tier playoffs and how they would play […]

How a 1971 arrest laid the groundwork for the state’s investigation into Minneapolis police

Peggie Carlson looked at the photo albums spread out on her dining room table. Among the images of family reunions and school portraits, she found two photos of her younger brother, Randy Samples. The first shows a little boy with a wide, gap-toothed smile. In the second photo, the smile is gone. “He looks so […]

5 neighborhoods beyond the French Quarter to visit in New Orleans

1. Treme Come for the music, but stay for the food. Dating back to 1783, Treme is rich in African American history. The neighborhood was once a place where free people of color could buy goods and where slaves gathered on Sundays to play music in Congo Square. Today you can visit the historic St. […]

How to Watch Ree Drummond’s “Big Bad Budget Battle” TV Show

If you love watching Ree Drummond on his hit Food Network show, The pioneer womanget ready for more of yours as she hosts an all-new primetime competition series premiering this summer. The TV show? Battle for the big bad budget (also known as “BBBB”). The concept? Plan, shop and cook for a week of delicious […]

UAB Campus Dining’s Torregano Honored for Commitment to Customer Service – News

Restoration staff Ricardo “Rickey” Torregano is one of 22 college catering associates named a catering hero among 400 national nominees. Ricardo “Rickey” TorreganoRicardo “Rickey” Torregano of the University of Alabama at Birmingham, a Campus Dining staff member, has been honored as a restaurant hero by the publication Food Management. Torregano is one of 22 college […]

The San Francisco Chronicle recruits three more award-winning photojournalists

We are thrilled to announce three new additions to The Chronicle: Salgu Wissmath, Alvin AH Jornada and Ash Adams. Each brings a diverse perspective and experience to the visuals team and has a proven track record as photojournalists committed to documenting their communities and important social issues. Hearst Fellow Salgu Wissmath Courtesy of Marissa Leshnov […]

Brazilian Dani Alves joins Pumas UNAM in Liga MX

Liga MX side Pumas UNAM have completed the signing of Brazilian right-back Dani Alves, it was announced on Saturday. Alves’ arrival in Mexico City makes the former Barcelona defender the hottest addition to the league’s summer transfer window. – Futbol Americas on ESPN+: MLS, American teams, Sorting (WE)– Euro 2022: watch every match LIVE on […]

Say “cheese! Here are the 12 best places to take pictures in RVA

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – From urban skylines to vibrant sunsets over the James River, central Virginia has so much beauty all around. These must-see spots around Richmond are beautiful in person, but also make incredible backdrops for photos. Whether you’re a professional photographer looking to expand your portfolio, a high school student looking for where […]

Video of Josh Hawley fleeing Jan. 6 Capitol rioters sparks memes

Comment this story Comment Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) may have broken a Guinness World Record on Thursday — if there is one for guest starring in the most movies and music videos in a single night. There was “chariots of fire”, with Hawley running in slow motion on the film’s iconic theme song, punctuated by […]

Not Okay Review: Hulu Comedy’s Compound Satirical Eye Hilariously Roasts Influencer Culture

The intricacies of online cancel culture, appropriation and white privilege are an easy subject for satire. In a world where laughter is the best way to bring down medicine lest it ignite a war of words, an opinion on cultural policy is best served as a caricature of itself, but one that always gets to […]

Secret oath, Nest set for rematch in G1 CCA Oaks

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – secret oath and Nestthe top two Kentucky Oaks 1st-year-olds on May 6 at Churchill Downs, will face off once more in Saturday’s 1st-year, Coaching Club American Oaks $500,000 for 3-year-old fillies running nine furlongs at the Saratoga Racetrack. This year’s race marks only the third time in the last 25 years […]

Climate leaders paint a grim picture

“The 1.5°C pulse remains weak.” These are the sobering words of COP26 President Alok Sharma as personalities from the private, public and third sector spheres came together to launch London’s Climate Action Week at the end of June. The opening session of Europe’s largest independent climate change event posed the question: ‘Are Glasgow’s promises kept?’ […]

Saratoga County Fair enjoys early return to regular format – Saratogian

BALLSTON SPA, NY – The 2022 Saratoga County Fairgrounds are in full swing with animals, rides, entertainment and more showcased at this highly anticipated six-day summer event. This popular local tradition is returning to its usual format this year after a virtual fair in 2020 and a shortened four-day fair in 2021 due to the […]

90 Day Fiancé Fans Call Out Angela’s Photoshop Excess in HEA Promo

90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After? Promotional photos for season 7 show a very different Angela Deem as she poses next to husband Michael Ilesanmi. Angela Deem looks drastically different in her 90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After? the promo infuriated TLC viewers. The Georgian woman isn’t exactly known for her charming personality, but over […]

How the spirit of ancient Stonehenge was captured with a 21st century drone

Ruben Wua Chicago-based British photographer and visual artist, first discovered National geographic like most people: When he was a child, he liked to look at the magazines his father had subscribed to for decades. He dreamed of seeing his photographs in the same magazine – and even on the cover. So when National geographic asked […]

Ben Stokes declares retirement from ODI Cricket format

Ben Stokes, England’s all-round star, has declared his retirement from the ODI format. The 31-year-old’s choice came as what can only be described as an absolute stunner, shocking many people. With age on his side and his best years still ahead of him, the news was unexpected. Stokes will play their farewell ODI on Tuesday […]

Exploring the Kansas City Chiefs’ range of options for pass rushing assist

What exactly are the choices ahead of Kansas City Chiefs general manager Brett Veach for more rushing help? With training camp in sight for the Kansas City Chiefs, the 90-man roster looks broadly settled across most position groups. Throughout the spring and summer, the Chiefs submitted trades ranging from seismic changes to slight tweaks here, […]

Acting Uvalde police chief during shooting furloughed after report findings

The mayor of Uvalde announced on Sunday that the acting municipal police chief on the day of the Robb Elementary School massacre has been furloughed after a new report revealed ‘systemic failures’ by authorities during of the shooting. What they say : “This administrative leave is to determine if Lt. [Mariano] Pargas was responsible for […]

Doc shows how Gloria Swanson saw ‘Sunset Boulevard’ as a musical

SUMMER SONGS: July 23 Bring your best karaoke voice and sing along to the tunes movie, Anne, along with members of the Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus at the Palm Springs Cultural Center. Happy hour starts at 6pm in the upstairs bar followed by the movie at 7pm. ‘BOULEVARD! A HOLLYWOOD STORY: JULY 23 From […]

August 7 Maharaja T20 Trophy | Cricket News

BENGALURU: A tournament renamed in a new format: it is the Maharaja KSCA T20 Trophy bash for you, which kicks off August 7. The tournament replaces the franchise-based Karnataka Premier League, which sparked controversy the last time it was held in 2019. Six teams – Bengaluru, Mysuru, Shivamogga, Hubballi, Raichur and Mangaluru – are in […]

Goalkeepers Terry Francona underwent 45 medical procedures

CLEVELAND — While some members of the Guardians limped into the All-Star break — first baseman Josh Naylor literally — manager Terry Francona also fits that description. But for those worried that health issues will force Francona into retirement, that’s not on the immediate horizon. When asked ahead of Friday’s game against the Detroit Tigers […]

From e-books to learning a language, 15 things you can get for free

There’s always something new to spend on technology. Here’s a secret these companies don’t want you to know: there’s a lot you can get without spending a dime. Take photo storage. Are you using the free space you can get from Apple, Google, and Amazon? Tap or click here for the best ways to store […]

What to see and do at OC Fair 2022

Orange County’s largest community fair, the OC Fair, will return this year with new additions to its attractions and entertainment. This year’s theme “Feel the Sunshine” welcomes the community and highlights the summertime bliss of the season. The OC Fair dates back to 1890 when it started as a small community event with a horse […]

Post Office, City Hall and Private Club: Baton Rouge’s Iconic Building Has Had Three Lives | Entertainment/Life

In 1974, when I first arrived in Baton Rouge, the City Club struck me as a venerable building in a European Union country. Covered in the darkest green ivy and located at the corner of North Boulevard and Fourth Street, 355 North Boulevard was an oasis in the daunting August heat. What was this cool, […]

Sommer Ray flashes her naked body under a white dress in Las Vegas

Sommer Ray caught the attention of her fans with her latest Instagram share – a series of snaps where she was wearing nothing but a white dress! leaving little to the imagination Instagram | Sommer Ray The internet sensation’s garment appeared to be made of thick terry cloth. She wore it over her shoulders and […]

Ukraine reports hitting Russian ammunition depot in the south

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s military on Tuesday reported destroying a Russian ammunition depot in southern Ukraine, leading to a massive explosion captured on social media, as rescuers reported the death toll during a Russian strike over the weekend in the east of the country rose to 45. A rocket strike overnight targeted the Russian-held […]

Britain’s most famous MLS head coaches including Rooney, Neville, Nicol and many more

MLS has not always been a happy hunting ground for former Premier League players and internationals who have taken the plunge to become head coach. With Wayne Rooney joining MLS with DC United, once his The P-1 visa is over, Planet Sport takes a look at the good and bad sides of British managers in […]

Wall Districts of Nevada | Nevada Murals

Even though millions of Las Vegas residents already loved their city, a common criticism for generations was that despite offering more entertainment than anywhere else on Earth, there remained a lack of places to hang out. locals” and shopping districts – neighborhood hotspots that weren’t in malls or on public property. Finally, in 1998, the […]

Stephen Reiss Returns to The New York Times as Photo Editor

Stephane Reiss Beth Flynn and Meaghan Looram | The New York Times We are delighted to welcome Stephen Reiss back to The New York Times’ Photo Department. He will work with the National and Investigations offices. Stephen was most recently photo editor at the Wall Street Journal, where he worked on the National and Political […]

‘Contact support agencies directly if you have concerns about car rough sleepers’: Auckland Council

A woman had been sleeping in this Suzuki Swift since March, locals said. Photo/Michael Craig Auckland Council is reviewing reporting processes to ensure its teams are better prepared to respond to calls about people sleeping in cars. Last week, a woman found dead in a car in Remuera was wrongly classified as a freedom camper […]

Smithsonian to Collect Skateboard Decks and Iconic Skateboard Movie

The Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, USA Skateboarding, and Levitt at the Falls are collaborating this summer to create a one-of-a-kind Innoskate Festival for the Oglala Lakota Nation in Pine Ridge, South Dakota on July 5, and Sioux Falls, South Dakota, July 7-9. Innoskate brings skateboarding and local communities together […]

Bygone Days: Criticism of Wool Board by Ulster growers

“We have been inundated over the past two weeks with phone calls from angry farmers and collectors telling us that since mid-June anyone who books wool deliveries in Muckamore has been offered mid-delivery dates. -October,” NIAPA Secretary John Joe Bradley said. says Farming Life. “We also spoke to an agent who told us he arrived […]

Column: Colleges seek the almighty dollar, but at what cost?

Kyle Kallander has a unique perspective on the latest round of mayhem in college athletics. As the last commissioner of the defunct and great Southwest Conference, he knows nothing is sacred. Certainly not these days, when everyone is chasing the almighty dollar more than ever. History and traditions? Those terms carry no weight in what […]

PAA | Announcing DC’s First Annual LGBTQIAP+ Photography Grant

The American Photographic Artists (APA) has announced its first annual LGBTQIAP+ Photography Fellowship, sponsored by the APA Washington, DC Chapter (APA|DC). The LGBTQIAP grant is for emerging and established photographers to celebrate diversity, champion storytellers, and help LGBTQIAP+ photographers receive funding, recognition, and representation in the professional photography community. The $3,000 LGBTQIAP+ Photography Fellowship is […]

The Baalbeck International Festival in Lebanon returns to live format for the first time in 3 years

From 4 million TikTok followers to signing with Universal Music, Egyptian singer Basmala Alaa goes a long way DUBAI: 20-year-old Dubai-based Egyptian singer Basmala Alaa – who goes by the artist name Bsmalla – recently released her latest single on Universal Music MENA, having signed with the label after garnering more than 4 million followers […]

Sporting KC owner Cliff Illig discusses the work of Peter Vermes

Peter Vermes is hoping to bolster his injury-plagued Sporting KC roster in Major League Soccer’s annual summer transfer window. Nick Tre. Smith/file photo Special for the star Late Sunday night, Sporting Kansas City coach Peter Vermes walked onto the field at Children’s Mercy Park, and the club recognized a milestone that none of its peers […]

My favorite iOS 16 feature: tap to remove a pet from your photo

This story is part WWDC 2022CNET’s full coverage from and about Apple’s annual developer conference. Apples iOS16 will include lots of new iPhone features like Editable messages and one customizable lock screen. But there was one feature that really caught my attention during WWDC 2022despite the recovery less than 15 seconds of the event. The […]

Preserving the University of Sierra Nevada’s Online Legacy

The transition from the University of Sierra Nevada to the University of Nevada at Reno has many moving parts. Each institution has prepared physical and virtual spaces for this change. This latest job involves migrating the content of thousands of web pages that will be taken offline as part of this process. While many of […]

With smiles and stoles, student-run event celebrates black U of T graduates

“Understand that your presence here, and what you have accomplished here, is monumental and that cannot be denied.” The words of Adrian Williamspresident of the Black Student Association (BSA) at the University of Toronto, echoed in the Great Hall of Hart House, where dozens of black University of Toronto students who graduated earlier this spring […]

At the Met, protest and poetry on water

In a striking two-minute video titled “River (The Water Serpent)” in the American Wing of the Metropolitan Museum, we see a drone filmed of a snowy landscape where a crowd has gathered. Each of its members holds a vertical mirror panel. Together, at the signal, they place the panels horizontally above their heads, reflecting side […]

Houston Rockets and OKC Thunder: Comparing NBA Rebuilds

The Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder have been oddly aligned in recent seasons. After their year on loan from Paul ended with James Harden blocking a late Lu Dort 3-pointer for the lead and popping the ball inbounds, the Thunder committed to a full rebuild. The Rockets did the same when they traded Harden […]

Long live 35mm: classic focal lengths come to smartphones by Jose Antunes

The new ZTE Axon 40 Ultra has a main camera with a 35mm lens and now Motorola confirms that it uses 35, 50 and 85mm focal lengths common in conventional cameras. Is this the start of a trend? After the ZTE Axon 40 Ultra smartphone introduced 16 (ultra-wide angle), 35 (main camera) and 91mm (telephoto) […]

Stock up on ultra-wide film from Ilford

Filming with a special camera that doesn’t take standard film? For the 17th consecutive year, British film maker Ilford Photo is relaunching its Ultra Large Format (ULF) campaign. For a limited time, photographers can purchase extra-wide film and other non-standard sizes without the generally required minimum order. “We know that there are many vintage, collectible […]

How To Maximize Privacy Settings On Your Facebook Profile | Article

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in November 2015 by Priscilla Rey. _____________ GRAFENWOEHR, Germany — In a survey conducted by the Pew Research Center, Facebook remains by far the most popular social media site. As a military member, and for military family members, it is more important than ever to remain vigilant about […]