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Salad chain Sweetgreen buys kitchen robotics startup Spyce (2 minute read)

California-based salad chain Sweetgreen has introduced plans to go all-in on automation with its acquisition of Spyce. Spyce’s automated eating places first opened in 2015 and there are at present two automated eating places within the Boston space. The 2 places will keep open as Sweetgreen works to include Spyce’s expertise into its eating places. Sweetgreen at present operates greater than 120 places within the US. It’s introducing the expertise in order that staff can focus extra on preparation and hospitality and it has no plans to exchange staff outright.

OnlyFans says it will no longer ban porn in stunning U-turn after user backlash (1 minute read)

OnlyFans has suspended its plans to ban pornography. It had beforehand stated it was being pressured to ban porn because of stress from its banking companions, however it now says that it has secured the required assurances it must proceed permitting sexually specific content material. Many intercourse staff had condemned OnlyFans for its earlier determination. OnlyFans’ success has largely been because of grownup performers promoting their content material by its platform.


Science &
Futuristic Know-how

Scientists Reveal Worldโ€™s First 3D-Printed, Marbled Wagyu Beef (2 minute read)

Scientists from Osaka College have manufactured the world’s first 3D-printed Wagyu beef. Wagyu beef is among the costliest meats on the planet because of its excessive marble content material, with seen layers of intramuscular fats that give it wealthy flavors and a particular texture. 3D-printing the meat was an especially troublesome feat. The scientists used a particular technique that concerned a method impressed by Japanese Kintaro sweet. The workforce didn’t say how a lot the meat prices to provide or how lengthy it might take for the product to succeed in the market. A diagram displaying the 3D-printed meat and its construction is out there.

Dawn Aerospace conducts five flights of its suborbital spaceplane (2 minute read)

Daybreak Aerospace has accomplished 5 check flights of its Mk-II Aurora spaceplane. The spaceplane is designed to fly as much as 60 miles above the Earth’s floor, though its check flights solely reached altitudes of three,400 toes. It could actually take off and land from standard airports and probably carry out a number of flights to and from house on daily basis. Mk-II is lower than 16 toes lengthy and weighs solely 165 kilos empty. Whereas Mk-II can solely carry a payload of lower than 8.8 kilos, Mk-III might be able to carrying as much as 551 kilos to orbit. Mk-III might be fitted with a rocket engine to allow supersonic efficiency and high-altitude testing.


Programming, Design & Knowledge Science

Miller (GitHub Repo)

Miller can edit named fields in CSV, TSV, JSON, and positionally-indexed information with no need to rely positional indices. It could actually add, drop, and type fields, combination statistically, pretty-print, and extra. A screenshot is out there.

Vulnerability in Bumble dating app reveals any user’s exact location (23 minute read)

A vulnerability within the Bumble relationship app made it attainable to trace an individual’s location. Whereas the app tried to cover person places by rounding their distances from the server, a devoted attacker might nonetheless decide a person’s location by spoofing a location and pinging the app’s servers for the sufferer’s location. The server’s responses might be collected and analyzed to find out the person’s actual location. This text describes how the assault was developed and examined. The vulnerability has since been patched, with the finder being awarded a $2,000 bounty.



Feast Your Eyes Upon the World’s First 3D-Printed Steel Bridge (4 minute read)

The world’s first 3D-printed metal bridge debuted in Amsterdam final month. The virtually 40-foot-long bridge was constructed by Dutch firm MX3D for pedestrians and cyclists. 4 robots with welding torches had been used to 3D-print the construction out of 10,000 kilos of metal. Laptop simulations had been used to examine the bridge’s potential to face up to each day foot visitors and damaging climate forces. The bridge is monitored with a system of over a dozen sensors that report information on the bridge’s motion, vibration, temperature, pressure, and displacement to search for tendencies that may recommend modifications are so as. A video displaying the bridge being put in is out there within the article.

I 3D-Printed a Glock to See How Far Homemade Guns Have Come (15 minute read)

Ghost weapons are home-assembled firearms that haven’t any serial numbers and thus no straightforward means for authorities to trace down the proprietor or producer. The most typical ghost weapons price a number of hundred {dollars} and are available principally assembled with all the required instruments. Practically 24,000 privately made firearms had been recovered at crime scenes from 2016 to 2020. The Biden administration has proposed new guidelines that can require serial numbers on sure unfinished elements and prohibit mail order kits. This text follows the creator’s expertise in printing their very own gun to be able to compete in a capturing competitors completely for home-assembled firearms.


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