Alphabet unveils AI camera system that monitors fish populations with the goal of feeding humanity

Google’s parent company unveils AI camera system designed to help sustainably feed humanity by using computer vision to monitor health of fish populations Google’s parent company, Alphabet, unveiled a new AI camera system The system, called Tidal, is designed to monitor fish populations It uses computer vision to check for oxygen levels, feeding habits, and … Read more Alphabet unveils AI camera system that monitors fish populations with the goal of feeding humanity

90 Day Fiance’s Alex Brovarnik saves drowning man in the Bahamas in dramatic caught-on-tape rescue

Alex Brovarnik of 90 Day Fiance saved a man from drowning in Nassau, Bahamas in a dramatic rescue shared by his wife Loren Sunday. ‘My husband saved a [man’s] life today!’ Loren, 31, wrote on Instagram, along with a harrowing video of the rescue. ‘And I couldn’t be more proud, yet not surprised at the … Read more 90 Day Fiance’s Alex Brovarnik saves drowning man in the Bahamas in dramatic caught-on-tape rescue

As coronavirus sweeps the globe, the old adage is true: Coughs and sneezes spread diseases

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled. Tourists are stranded, quarantined in their hotels. World stock markets are in freefall, and there are reports of desperate shoppers stockpiling crates of supplies – from nappies to medicines to toilet roll. Sales of surgical spirit have surged and Boots announced it has sold out of anti-bacterial hand gel. There’s … Read more As coronavirus sweeps the globe, the old adage is true: Coughs and sneezes spread diseases

Facebook Messenger is killing the ‘Discover’ tab to prioritise Stories

March 2016 – Filters One of the first signs Facebook was copying Snapchat was in March 2016 when it bought MSQRD, an app that overlays silly live filters to your selfies. The app lets users apply filters to their faces – similar to Snapchat ‘Lens’ filters. One of the first signs Facebook was copying Snapchat … Read more Facebook Messenger is killing the ‘Discover’ tab to prioritise Stories

Joanna Trollope, Colum McCann and Aravind Adiga: This week’s best new fiction

From Joanna Trollope’s classy Mum & Dad to Apeirogon by Colum McCann and Aravind Adiga’s gripping Amnesty, this week’s best new fiction By Hephzibah Anderson and Anthony Gardner and Max Davidson Published: 22:02 GMT, 22 February 2020 | Updated: 22:02 GMT, 22 February 2020 Mum & Dad Joanna Trollope              … Read more Joanna Trollope, Colum McCann and Aravind Adiga: This week’s best new fiction

Elizabeth Day: What not to say about my miscarriage 

Elizabeth Day: What not to say about my miscarriage By Elizabeth Day for You Magazine Published: 00:03 GMT, 23 February 2020 | Updated: 00:03 GMT, 23 February 2020 Hair: Fabio Nogueira. Make-up: Ruby Hammer. Styling: Holly Elgeti. Jumper and trousers, Chinti & Parker. Jewellery, Alighieri Four months ago, I discovered I was pregnant. It seemed … Read more Elizabeth Day: What not to say about my miscarriage 

Electric bicycle rider cleared of killing pedestrian by careless driving

An electric bicycle rider has been cleared at the Old Bailey of killing a pedestrian by careless driving in what is believed to be the first prosecution of its kind.  Thomas Hanlon, 32, was said to have smashed into Sakine Cihan, 56, when he was 10mph above the 20mph speed limit as she crossed Kingsland … Read more Electric bicycle rider cleared of killing pedestrian by careless driving

Peak conditions reached at Scotland’s Cairngorm Mountain ski resort

Peak conditions reached at one of Scotland’s top ski resorts: Heavy snowfall results in a layer of white stuff over 15 inches deep on Cairngorm Mountain Cairngorm Mountain has received 9.4 inches of snow since Saturday The snow depth on the upper mountain now measures 15.7 inches (1.3 feet) The ski resort’s website notes that … Read more Peak conditions reached at Scotland’s Cairngorm Mountain ski resort