It’s Not Just the Extreme Heat. It’s the Extreme Humidity

It’s Not Just the Extreme Heat. It’s the Extreme Humidity

This story originally appeared in The Guardian and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration.Intolerable bouts of extreme humidity and heat that could threaten human survival are on the rise across the world, suggesting that worst-case-scenario warnings about the consequences of global heating are already occurring, a new study has revealed.Scientists have identified thousands of…

Apple’s Massive Mistake Drives MacBook Pro Success

Apple’s Massive Mistake Drives MacBook Pro Success

The recent launch of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro from Apple completes this round of updates for its MacOS laptops. Hardware wise there’s very little difference between the MacBooks and the equivalent Windows 10 laptops. So why have the new machines been met with resounding critical acclaim? The keyboard. 12 November 2019, US, New York:…

Buying Giphy Gives Facebook a New Window Into Its Rivals

Buying Giphy Gives Facebook a New Window Into Its Rivals

Facebook announced Friday it was acquiring Giphy, a leading service for making and sharing GIFs that will now be part of Instagram, a leading service for making and sharing photos. Even if you’ve never visited Giphy’s website, you’ve likely seen its footprint on social media, dating apps, maybe even in your workplace on Slack. Founded…