Monthly Archives: August 2022

UTSA Libraries to Lead New Federal Grant to Preserve Historic ITC Collections | UTSA today | UTSA

“The project will reinforce the university’s commitment to ensuring that ITC’s resources are preserved, maintained, and available to all who have an interest in Texas’ rich cultures, consistent with the results of the community stakeholder vision process. of ITC 2068,” added Espy. ITC’s first audio-visual presentation, “Faces and Places of Texas”, debuted at the opening […]

Pirates vs. Brewers – Game Recap – August 29, 2022

MILWAUKEE — — Garrett Mitchell hit a game-tying home run in the eighth inning and Keston Hiura connected for a game-ending shot in the ninth as the Milwaukee Brewers rallied against the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 on Monday night. Hiura, who replaced injured first baseman Rowdy Tellez in the fourth, threw a two-run homer off reliever […]

Netflix sued for defamation for making up real-life Anna character – Deadline

This isn’t the first time Netflix has faced legal action today for adding fictional traits to a real person for one of its dramas. In this case of defamation and invasion of privacy by false light, the drama in question is Invent Annaand the real person is ex-vanity lounge photo editor Rachel Williams, starred in […]

15 Labor Day Events Across Oklahoma to Celebrate the End of Summer

With Labor Day approaching on September 5, the unofficial end of summer is almost here. Across the Sooner State, this year’s end-of-season festivities include the in-person return from Cherokee National Day and Choctaw Nation Labor Day Festival after two years of cancellations or limitations due to the COVID-19 pandemic; the beginnings of a new glass […]

2022 NASCAR Cup Series playoff field set

Meg Oliphant | Getty Images Editor’s note: This year’s playoff field will be spotlighted in USA Network’s new unscripted series “Race for the Championship” airing this fall. The first episode is Thursday, September 1 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Watch the trailer here. The 16-driver field for the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs is set after […]

Olivia Pratt-Korbel: Silence not an option, police say in new appeal | UK News

Police have urged anyone with information about the murder of nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel to come forward, saying “silence is not an option”. In a video shared on social media, Merseyside Police said anyone withholding information was “protecting the killers”. WATCH | When it comes to catching murderers, silence is not an option. The progress we […]

“Guiding Juniors on the Right Path” – Message from Judge Ramana to the Bar on Last Working Day

New Delhi: Calling the pending cases a “tremendous challenge”, India’s outgoing Chief Justice N.V. Ramana expressed regret on Friday that he could not pay much attention to matters of listing and posting cases to hear before the Supreme Court. Justice Ramana, who left office on Friday, said it was necessary to deploy modern technological tools […]

The beauty of three coasts soon exposed; classic shows on community stages | St. Tammany Community News

The work of three prominent Louisiana photographers celebrating the natural beauty of three of America’s coastal regions will be displayed in a new exhibition at the Christwood Atrium Gallery in Covington from September 10 through October 27. A reception is scheduled from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. on opening day. While all three artists hail […]

Asian Cricket Cup 2022: Pakistan prepare for a new challenge

Two-time defending champions Pakistan will kick off their 2022 Asian Cup campaign with a mouth-watering clash against India in Dubai on August 28. The Babar Azam-led side will next face Hong Kong in their second and final Group A game against Hong Kong Sharjah. September 2nd. On Thursday, PCB posted team practice photos with a […]

3 tips to improve team productivity in hybrid and remote workplaces

Improving team engagement is a constant challenge for leaders, whether people are working together in the office or remotely. Many teams can suffer from “domination by a few” where multiple people control every meeting and shape the direction of the team. Getting quieter team members to contribute and participate is a challenge for in-person teams […]

Winston-Salem Journal Wins 25 NC Press Association Awards | Local News

The Winston-Salem Journal received 25 awards, including nine first prizes, at the NC Press Association’s annual convention Thursday in Raleigh. This year’s event was the first to be held in person since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. The awards for the period published between October 1, 2020 and February 28, 2022 continue a […]

Prominent Kelley Direct Online MBA Program Students Join Forces in Strategic Blitz: News at IU: Indiana University

Display a print-quality imageKelley Direct Online MBA students gathered in Bloomington for a Kelley on Campus event in July 2022. Photo courtesy of Kelley School of Business Ranked as the number one online MBA program, the Kelley Direct Online MBA program is unique because of the hybrid model offered to its students. As part of […]

Manchester United news: Harry Maguire set to stay on bench in big games

Harry Maguire was benched for Manchester United’s win over Liverpool and manager Erik ten Hag’s reaction speaks volumes, writes PAUL HIRST. Harry Maguire may have been dropped from the Manchester United squad on Monday, but don’t expect to see the England defender sitting on the bench for five or six games in a row this […]

40 gifts for 12 year old boys

The Mandalorian Imperial Light Cruiser Introduce your son to the world of Star Wars with this Imperial Light Cruiser Lego kit from The Mandalorian, Season 2. It consists of 1,336 pieces, so it will take dedication and time to build. Comes with additional features such as 2 rotating turrets with spring-loaded shooters, 2 mini TIE […]

Here’s why the ‘Girl Explaining’ meme is all over your Twitter feed

Comment this story Comment Over the past week, Denise Sanchez has received a flood of text messages letting her know that her picture is all over Twitter. An image taken in 2018 of her apparently speaking passionately into the ear of her rather indifferent ex-boyfriend had gone viral – again. Enter the “Girl Explaining” meme. […]

Melvin Van Peebles: 10 Essential Movies In Honor Of His Birthday

Less than a year ago, the legendary Melvin Van Peebles passed away. He left behind a legacy as a fiercely independent, multi-hyphenate creator who changed the course of black cinema and cinema in general. Throughout his influential life, Van Peebles has tackled and excelled in every medium of storytelling possible. He has recorded seven studio […]

Antony: Ajax winger and Manchester United target refuse to take part in behind-closed-doors training session – Reuters Sports News

Manchester United’s top attacking target Antony refused to take part in a behind-closed-doors training session at Ajax today. According to reliable Jonathan Shrager, the Brazilian played no part in the game as the Dutch champions are now ready to allow him to leave for an eye-watering €100m. “There was a training session behind closed doors […]

A local photographer rubs shoulders with the best of the race on the pit lane | News, Sports, Jobs

Photos courtesy Michael Waltrip’s pit crew rushes to refuel, change tires and make adjustments to Napa Auto Parts’ #15 Chevy in a photo taken by Kathleen Asheton, who was a track photographer. Ashton now has a home in Alcona County. ALPENA — From the mid-1990s to 2005, Alcona County resident Kathleen Asheton held a job […]

Family traditions, spinning rides and crowd-pleasing dishes at the Alaska State Fair

Chelsea Trudeau gets her hand stamped as she enters the Alaska State Fair. The Trudeau family, from Wasilla, were the first group to walk through the red door on opening day of the Alaska State Fair in Palmer on Aug. 19, 2022. (Marc Lester/DNA) PALMER — The Trudeau family waited patiently outside the red gate […]

Asian Cup 2022 Schedule, Venue, Team List, Cricket, Indian Team, Qualifiers, Format, Indian Team, Squad, Groups, India Live Stream and India Live Stream Details

Asian Cup 2022 Schedule, Venue, Team List, Cricket, Indian Team, Qualifiers, Format, Indian Team, Squad, Groups, India Live Stream and India Live Stream Details Asia Cup 2022 is an upcoming cricket tournament that will entertain fans around the world. The tournament begins on August 27 and will end on September 11, when the final will […]

Two planes collided Thursday in California, killing at least two people. : NPR

This photo provided by KION-TV shows multiple agencies responding to Watsonville Municipal Airport, northwest of Watsonville, Santa Cruz County, Calif., after 2 planes attempting to land collided Thursday. (KION-TV via AP) PA hide caption toggle caption PA This photo provided by KION-TV shows multiple agencies responding to Watsonville Municipal Airport, northwest of Watsonville, Santa Cruz […]

PhotoUp helps real estate photographers grow and grow their business

With PhotoUp’s professional real estate photo editors, photographers can outsource their editing and focus on other high-impact tasks to grow their photography business. Outsourcing of real estate photo editing Many real estate photographers have built their entire careers controlling every aspect of the creative process. While this is great at first, it can hamper future […]

Automatic detection of microaneurysms in optical coherence tomography images of the retina using convolutional neural networks and transfer learning

The overall block diagram of the proposed method is shown in Figure 1 and the details are explained in the following subsections. Figure 1 General functional diagram of the proposed method (SLO = Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopy). Image registration and preparation of OCT strips For classification purposes, we need a dataset consisting of OCT image bands […]

Massive portraits according to the Brenizer method made from 16 medium format photos

Most portrait photographers are familiar with the Brenizer method for creating massive “bokehramas”, but photographer Steven Schultz takes it a step further by using an entire roll of 120 film to create a single portrait. For those who may not be familiar, the Brenizer method is a photo stacking and panning process that involves capturing […]

Apple may soon bring more ads to your iPhone

Apple may eventually show ads on more apps that come preinstalled on your iPhone and other Apple devices, including Maps, Books, and Podcasts. According a report of Bloombergby Mark GurmanApple has internally tested search ads in Maps, which can show recommendations when you search for nearby restaurants, stores, or other businesses. Apple already implements a […]

Fun Week at the Kutztown Fair

Crowds again filled the Kutztown fairgrounds for Dutch food, live music, animals, crafts, competitions and fairground rides in Kutztown. “The visitors to the fair are out in force,” Kutztown Fair Manager Ginger Schappell reported Saturday afternoon on the final day of the fair. “The number of visits to our portals has increased considerably this year. […]

Panthers Notch defeat UNCW in exhibition match

History links HIGH POINT, North Carolina — The High Point University men’s soccer team earned a 1-0 win in their first exhibition game against UNC Wilmington. The match featured an unusual format, playing three 30-minute periods with eight-minute breaks between each. Green Final??#GoHPU pic.twitter.com/3dn41OvHFw — High Point College Football (@HPUMSOCCER) […]

New Dixon Art Gallery Head, A Hometown Boy With Worldly Experience – Shaw Local

DIXON – For Philip Atilano, home is where the art is. It was there that he grew up, it was there that he discovered a passion for creating that would become a career – and it was there that the new executive director of The Next Picture Show found a place where he can finally […]

After switching brands in the West, many beauty companies still offer to “whiten” skin elsewhere

Oscar Holland, CNN Editors: Meera Senthilingam, Eliza Anyangwe; Design: Gabrielle Smith; Researchers: Lizzy Yee, Gawon Bae and Mengchen Zhang; Photo editor: Jennifer Arnow Editor’s Note: This story is part of ‘lie to protect‘, a series of CNN’s As Equals investigating skin bleaching practices around the world to expose the underlying drivers of colorism, the industry […]

Major Pakistani players agree to modified central contracts

After several days of deadlock, a group of prominent Pakistani players, including Captain Babar Azam, Shaheen Afridi and Mohammad Rizwan, agreed to sign the central PCB contracts – but only after successfully negotiating amendments to several clauses. The band signed the contracts almost a week after receiving them and just before flying out for the […]

Tesla begins converting its energy fleet to Model Y electric SUVs

Tesla has started converting its Tesla Energy fleet to Model Y electric SUVs and Model 3 sedans, getting rid of their gas-powered vehicles. When Tesla Energy shows up at a customer’s home, it’s with gas-powered vans and cars, which isn’t the best look for the world leader in electrification – but Tesla is looking to […]

US police hold suspect in murders of Muslim men

ALBUQUERQUE — Police in the US city of Albuquerque, New Mexico, said they arrested their “primary suspect” in the murder of four Muslim men. Muhammad Syed, 51, was arrested on Monday and is charged with the murder of two of the men. Several firearms were recovered from his home, police said. Police said they were […]

Muslim men sue Alaska Airlines for being removed from flight over Arabic texts

Comment this story Comment Two black Muslim men have sued Alaska Airlines for discrimination after they said the airline removed them from a flight following another passenger’s complaint about Arabic text messages and would not allow them to travel together on modified flights . Lawyers for the Washington State Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic […]

Aura digital photo frame review: We tested this digital photo frame with family photos and videos

We tested the Aura Carver Luxe HD Smart Digital Picture Frame to assess its features and functions When it comes to showing photos from your phone or social media, it can be frustrating to find specific photos when you want them. A traditional photo frame limits the number of photos you can share and only […]

Connie Boesen knows the Iowa State Fairgrounds better than anyone

I’m back. In fact, I’ve never stopped walking around the Iowa State Fairgrounds, except this time it’s different. It’s still the best place in town for a quiet respite, on foot or by bike. It’s still an A-more gem of a place to spend a morning, afternoon or early evening – when hundreds of thousands […]

Planner of the week: 23 fun things to do in Charlotte, including concerts and the Panthers Fan Fest

mobile photography Skill Pop Online | 7-8:30 p.m. | $24 | Details Why you should go: Content Creator and Photographer Chris Rodarte (@rodartes.corner) will help you up your mobile photography game. It will cover some of the fundamental techniques like composition, lighting and editing. Guided Meditation Series Selenite Beauty | second Tuesdays; 6-7 p.m. | […]

Is the Arsenal 2 for advanced photographers?

You may remember my 2019 review of the original Arsenal hardware. It was a blocky box that you attached to your DSLR or mirrorless camera that automated many of the tasks that photographers regularly face. Arsenal sold pretty well. Although it had a few good points that could speed up or improve a photographer’s workflow, […]

Neve Campbell might not return for Scream 6, but Hayden Panettiere is back and just posted a behind-the-scenes photo

The Scream the franchise continues to pay homage to members of the franchise’s past while balancing the contributions of the new crew that introduced themselves in surprising success Scream – the one from 2022, not the classic from 1996. The fifth Scream had a slew of new faces in its cast who joined series founders […]

Instagram is testing a new photo format with an ultra-high aspect ratio of 9:16. Read here

San Francisco: In a bid to match its full-screen reels, Meta-owned photo and video sharing platform Instagram has confirmed that it will soon start testing new “ultra-high photos”. According to The Verge, the company will introduce support for thinner and taller 9:16 aspect ratio photos to help them fill the entire screen when users scroll […]

Scully honored with video tribute and banner at Dodger Stadium

A screen at Dodger Stadium shows the late broadcaster Vin Scully during a tribute to him before a baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres on Friday, August 5, 2022 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Jae C. Hong PA LOS ANGELES Dodgers manager Dave Roberts ended a pre-game ceremony […]

Things to do in Sterling & Logan County – August 4 – August 10 – Sterling Journal-Advocate

Thursday August 4 Logan County Farm Bureau Pancake Breakfast — 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Pavilion. Reserved for livestock exhibitors and families. Logan County Fair Junior Goat Show — 8:00 a.m., Logan County Fairgrounds Expo Center. Caliche inscription — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at school. For grades K-12. Logan County Fair […]

Chuck E. Cheese mascot intentionally ‘ignored my black baby’, claims mom

Comment this story Comment With her hands in the air and a pink tutu around her waist, Safa Muhammad bounced 20 times in eight seconds, like she was on a pogo stick. Chuck E. Cheese had just arrived at the birthday party, and the 2-year-old reacted like a 1960s teenager in the grip of Beatlemania. […]

These 17 Android Apps Stole Banking Info – Delete Them All Now

Just days after McAfee broke news of a new strain of malware affecting millions of devices via apps downloaded from the Google Play Store, there is more worrying news for Android users. In a new report (opens in a new tab), cybersecurity firm Trend Micro revealed the existence of 17 other apps that dropped malware […]

‘Jack and the Beanstalk: 70th Anniversary Limited Edition’ Blu-ray Movie Review

Classic comedy duo Abbott and Costello’s first foray into color cinema in 1952 returns to home theaters with a 4K restoration of their musical comedy available in high-definition disc format. In Jack and the Beanstalk: 70th Anniversary Limited Edition (Classic Flixunclassified, 1.37:1 aspect ratio78 mins, $49.99), Mr. Dinkle (Bud Abbott) and Jack (Lou Costello) take […]

1st Class Graduate Sonoma County Vineyard Worker Management Preparation Course

Twelve years ago Fabian Garcia started working in the fields, the last four with Vino Farms in Healdsburg where he is now Assistant Vineyard Manager. Ask him about his future and he replies, “The sky is the limit. Why he said it has a lot to do with the program he and 14 other farm […]

Dylan O’Brien didn’t agree with the Nightwing rumors

Exclusive: Dylan O’Brien candidly discusses his feelings about the long-running Nightwing casting rumors, which he has always declared false. While promoting Not goodDylan O’Brien Reveals How He Really Feels About These Persistents night wing rumors. Fans have continually waited for O’Brien to play a superhero movie character. Early in his career, when looking for a […]

Blue Devil of the Week: Making Duke a Better Place to Learn

Position: Associate Director of Research, Evaluation and Development for Duke Learning Innovation Years at Duke: 8 Meet Kim’s nominator Kim Manturuk was nominated by Blythe Tyrone, communications strategist for Duke Learning Innovation. “Honestly Kim is a true Wonder Woman,” Tyrone wrote in her nomination. “I don’t know how she does all this!” Kim is a […]

‘Hey muscly’: Nurse pulled out over inappropriate messages to teenager

Lawrence Smith / Stuff Their first face-to-face meeting was on the school grounds. (File photo) A mental health nurse broke professional boundaries by sending suggestive messages to a ‘vulnerable’ teenager, a health watchdog has found. A report by the Health and Disability Commissioner, released on Monday, said the nurse, known as RN B, breached the […]