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Current Events

MV Dali and Port of Baltimore Update

This video from What is Going on With Shipping? looks over the data from the events leading up to the crash that collapsed the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore.

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Why Does The White House Endorse Rust?

In this video, Mental Outlaw discusses how the federal government is pushing to have future software written in memory safe programming languages like Rust, and how this can bring jobs to Rust developers and overall improve our digital infrastructure.

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Did Adblock Break YouTube

This video is from TechLinked. CORRECTION: the YouTube buffering issue was caused by an update to Adblock and Adblock Plus. This info had not been reported at time of filming because life is unfair https://www.neowin.net/news/adblock-google-did-not-slow-down-and-lag-youtube-performance-with-ad-blocker-on/

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Elon Musk: OpenAI is lying when it says it is not using copyrighted data

Elon Musk sits down with Andrew Ross Sorkin at the New York Times’ DealBook Summit on a wide-ranging interview including anti-semitism, an advertiser boycott, Tesla, AI and more. It turns out he had a lot more to say than just four letter words.

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The Internet is Worse Than Ever – Now What?

Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell highlights how social media has changed our brains and causes strife and division in society. However, new research shows that we might have largely misinterpreted why this is the case. It turns out that the social media internet may uniquely undermine the way our brains work but not in the way […]

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The Entire OpenAI Chaos Explained

This video from ColdFusion goes over the drama of recent time. Last week featured one of the most bizarre shakeups in the tech landscape. OpenAI fired their CEO Sam Altman, before taking him back days later. What followed was a flurry of rumours as to what happened, the most interesting of which is a human […]

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The high-stakes war on AdBlockers

Fireship explains how Google is cracking down on Ad Blockers on YouTube. How do adblockers work and should they be allowed on the Internet?

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OpenAI Drama, Open Source, and Andy’s New Venture

In this episode, Andy Leonard and I dive into some thought-provoking topics centered around decision making, reasoning, and the unfolding drama at OpenAI. Here are three key takeaways for you: 1️⃣ The Importance of Open Source: We discuss how open source plays a crucial role in the AI community and the need for transparency in […]

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