Month: June 2022

Open source body quits GitHub, urges you to do the same

Open source body quits GitHub, urges you to do the same

The Software Freedom Conservancy (SFC), a non-profit focused on free and open source software (FOSS), said it has stopped using Microsoft’s GitHub for project hosting – and is urging other software developers to do the same. In a blog post on Thursday, Denver Gingerich, SFC FOSS license compliance engineer, and Bradley M. Kuhn, SFC policy …

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Worst foods and drinks for brain health, according to nutrition experts

There are many reasons to want to eat well, but among them, one priority may be to promote your brain health. From reducing your risk of dementia to supporting mental health, experts say there are good reasons to limit these foods and drinks if you aren’t doing so already. Check out these details — and …

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Micron Stock Is Sliding. The Outlook Disappointed.

Micron Stock Is Sliding. The Outlook Disappointed.

Text size New Street Research analyst Pierre Ferragu says recent weakness in Micron Technology stock represents an opportunity to buy. Dreamstime Micron Technology stock is trading lower after the memory-chip maker said financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter ending in August will come in well short of previous Street estimates. While analysts had expected …

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Interim Recommendations of the Advisory Committee ...

Interim Recommendations of the Advisory Committee …

Recommendations for the Use of the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine in Children Aged 6 Months–5 Years and the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine in Children Aged 6 Months–4 Years Data reviewed with the EtR Framework supported the use of COVID-19 vaccine in children aged 6 months–5 years. COVID-19 is a major public health problem among young children. As …

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The Mere Sight of a Meal Triggers an Inflammatory Response in the Brain – Neuroscience News

Summary: The simple sight and smell of a meal prior to consumption triggers insulin release. This insulin release depends on a short-term inflammatory response. In those who are overweight, this inflammatory response is so excessive it can impair insulin secretion. Source: University of Basel Even before carbohydrates reach the bloodstream, the very sight and smell …

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Uber releases safety data: 998 sexual assault incidents including 141 rape reports in 2020

Uber releases safety data: 998 sexual assault incidents including 141 rape reports in 2020

The 78-page report, which covers 2019 and 2020, is the second-ever Uber has released regarding safety incidents following a CNN investigation into sexual assault and abuse on the ride-hailing platform four years ago. In its latest report, Uber said it received 3,824 reports of the five most severe categories of sexual assault, which range from …

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Uber releases safety data: 998 sexual assault incidents including 141 rape reports in 2020 | CNN Business

Uber releases safety data: 998 sexual assault incidents including 141 rape reports in 2020 | CNN Business

CNN Business  —  Even as its ridership was decimated by the pandemic in 2020, Uber recorded 141 reports of rape on its platform in the United States, the company disclosed in its safety report released Thursday. The 78-page report, which covers 2019 and 2020, is the second-ever Uber has released regarding safety incidents following a …

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