Author: Benz Seo

Website Lets You Make GLaDOS Say Whatever You Want

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Do you like GLaDOS, the homicidal, yet charming AI overlord of the Portal games? Do you also wish you could hear her sing the opening line from My Chemical Romance’s “Black Parade?” Guess what? I got a website for you and your oddly specific dream.

15.ai is a site that lets you type in any text you want and have a bunch of different characters repeat those words. The results are surprisingly good, especially with some characters, like Portal’s GLaDOS. I had her say something about presidential impeachment, a timely topic, and my girlfriend

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Amazon responds to Elon Musk’s accusations of impeding SpaceX’s Starlink satellite internet plans

  • Amazon’s satellite internet project on Thursday clarified its position in response to recent accusations from Elon Musk and SpaceX that Jeff Bezos’ company is attempting to “stifle competition” in the sector.
  • SpaceX’s Starlink and Amazon’s Kuiper are working to build space-based internet networks by launching thousands of satellites into orbit.
  • Amazon says the FCC should consider Starlink as a “newly designed system” and include it in a broader regulatory processing round that was open when SpaceX submitted a modification request last year.



Jeff Bezos wearing a suit and tie: Founder of Amazon as well as space company Blue Origin, Jeff Bezos, speaks about the future of commercial space travel.


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Founder of Amazon as well as space company Blue Origin, Jeff Bezos, speaks about

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Meet the online gadget show, a hall of mirrors to the future

Every January, huge crowds descend on Las Vegas for the CES gadget show, an extravaganza of tech and glitz intended to set the tone for the coming year in consumer technology. CES kicks off this week, but thanks to the pandemic, it will be in a radical new format — a “virtual” show taking place only in cyberspace.



FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2020 file photo, crowds enter the convention center on the first day of the CES tech show,  in Las Vegas. Every January, huge crowds descend on Las Vegas for the CES gadget show, an extravaganza of tech and glitz intended to set the tone for the coming year in consumer technology. CES kicks off this week, but thanks to the pandemic, it will be in a radical new format — a “virtual” show taking place only in cyberspace. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)


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FILE – In this Jan. 7, 2020 file photo, crowds enter the convention center on the first day of the CES tech show, in Las Vegas. Every January, huge crowds descend on Las Vegas for the CES

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OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro updates in one place

Update: February 5, 2021 (11:40 AM ET): Today, OnePlus formally announced a second beta update for the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro. This second beta of Android 11 for the two phones brings along a slew of changes — including the long-awaited always-on display. Unfortunately, though, the AOD is only available on the 7T Pro.

The inclusion of an AOD option isn’t totally unexpected, but this is the first time people will actually be able to use it without hacking the phone in some way. It also strongly suggests that the feature will make it to the stable

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How digital networks and data help promote board diversity and bust the ‘pipeline problem’ myth

Charlotte Guyman.

In the last year, protests against racial inequality and the uneven effects of the coronavirus pandemic have thrust the lack of diversity at the top levels of business into the headlines. Now more than ever, customers, employees and investors are beginning to chastise companies that aren’t making an effort to introduce top-team diversity.

Most recently on Dec. 1 the tech-heavy Nasdaq filed a proposal with the Securities and Exchange Commission that would require companies to disclose their board’s diversity and to have at least two diverse directors. While the proposal remains unresolved, it was the latest high-profile sign

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Trufla’s new SEO focused Data Module is Changing Rankings Game

CALGARY, AB, FEB. 3, 2021/insPRESS/ – Trufla has released a new feature on its truWeb platform, enabling users to display updated insurance rating data live on their site. This feature attracts search engines’ emphasis on structured data, frequent updates, and relevant information such as price.

The aggregated and anonymized data platform allows the user to pull price rating in any city, province, or territory.

“The truWeb data module is the next step in helping brokers rank at the top of search engine results, which will, of course, lead to more leads and sales,” says Sherif Gemayel, CEO, Trufla Technology. “Sales

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