Introducing new OneDrive features to share and collaborate across work and life – Microsoft 365 Blog

If there are two words that define the way we’ve used technology this year, they might just be “remote everything.” Our jobs. Our meetings. Our kids’ schools. Our social gatherings. Everything has moved online, accelerating our digital transformation both professionally and personally. We not only need the right apps to stay productive while working remotely, but we also need the right apps to stay connected with family …

Read More

Amazon’s ‘Lord Of the Rings’, Netflix’s ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Among 5 Productions Granted New Zealand Border Exemptions – Deadline

Several more overseas productions will join James Cameron’s Avatar sequels and Jane Campion’s The Power of the Dog Netflix film in New Zealand in the coming months. New Zealand’s Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment has announced that Amazon’s The Lord of the Rings series, Netflix series Cowboy Bebop and Sweet Tooth, Peter Farrelly’s film Greatest Beer Run Ever starring Viggo Mortensen, and Power Rangers Beast Morphers series …

Read More

Amazon Delivery Station Set to Open in Waldorf in 2020 | Southern Maryland News Net | Southern Maryland News Net

Charles County, Maryland will be the site of a new Amazon Last Mile “Delivery Station” – one of seven such facilities slated to open in Maryland.  Amazon’s Charles County operation will be based in Waldorf’s St. Charles Industrial Park and open in time for the 2020 holiday season. Amazon’s Waldorf facilities will occupy three existing industrial properties and will reactivate a 191,746-square-foot warehouse/distribution building that has been …

Read More

Amazon’s Ring Enables the Over-Policing Efforts of Some of America’s Deadliest Law Enforcement Agencies

Ring, Amazon’s “smart” doorbell camera company, recently began sharing statistics on how many video requests police departments submit to users, and the numbers are staggering. In the first quarter of 2020 alone, police requested videos over 5000 times, using their partnerships with the company to email users directly and ask them to share private videos from their Ring devices. It’s unclear how many video requests were successful, …

Read More

Westworld Creators Will Develop a Fallout Series For Amazon

Westworld Creators Will Develop a Fallout Series For Amazon Last year, Amazon Prime signed a development deal with Westworld creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy. Now, via GameRevolution, Deadline is reporting that Nolan and Joy will adapt the hit video game franchise, Fallout, as a new series for Amazon. In 1997, the first Fallout video game introduced players to a post-apocalyptic world inspired by the 1940’s vision of …

Read More

Amazon rainforest fires sharply increased in June – raising concerns about a repeat of last year’s devastation – CBS News

The number of fires in the Amazon jumped 20 percent this June compared to June last year, raising concerns that the rainforest could see a repeat of last year’s destructive fires. INPE, Brazil’s government space research agency, detected 2,248 fires in June this year, a 13-year high for the month, according to Reuters. Last June, 1,880 fires were detected. In June 2020, researchers saw an average of …

Read More

Bethesda, Amazon, and Kilter Films team up for Fallout TV series | EGM

Yet another popular video game series has now been optioned for the world of live-action entertainment, and this time, it’s the legendary Fallout franchise. In a new announcement, Amazon revealed that it had licensed the right to create a television series based around Fallout from publisher Bethesda. Helming the project will be Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy’s Kilter Films (Westworld), with Todd Howard for Bethesda Game Studios …

Read More

Gaumont Hires Former Amazon Executive Michelle Sullivan – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Narcos producer Gaumont has appointed Michelle Sullivan, a former Amazon Studios kids development executive, as its vice president of animation and family content. Sullivan will join Gaumont’s Los Angeles office in August after leaving Amazon Studios in July last year. She has worked as an independent producer and digital consultant for the past year. Sullivan will report to Terry Kalagian, senior vice president of creative development …

Read More

Lab tech develops fatal brain condition after accident with ‘mad cow disease’ samples | Live Science

A young lab technician in France developed a rare and fatal brain disease after she was accidentally exposed to prions, the infectious proteins that cause “mad cow disease,” according to a new report of the case. The accident happened in May 2010, when the technician was 24 years old and working in a prion research lab, according to the report, published Wednesday (July 1) in The New …

Read More

Samsung SSD 870 QVO Review: Terabytes Of Solid State Storage | HotHardware

Samsung SSD 870 QVO Specifications & Features Find Samsung SSD 870 QVO Solid State Drives @ Amazon All of the drives in the family are rated for 560MB/s reads with 530MB/s writes, with 98K / 88K read / write random IOPS. Endurance / TBW (total bytes written) is 360X the capacity, so up to 2,880TB on the kingpin 8TB drive. And all of the drives carry a …

Read More