Elon Musk still doesn’t think LIDAR is necessary for fully driverless cars https://www.theverge.com/2018/2/7/16988628/elon-musk-lidar-self-driving-car-tesla
Beauty news: Shiseido launches Essential Energy; Cleopatra Cat Eye Stamp; Dermaviduals wins two awards
http://lucire.com/insider/20180206/beauty-news-shiseido-launches-essential-energy-cleopatra-cat-eye-stamp-dermaviduals-wins-two-awards/ #travel #luxury #Lucire https://mastodon.art/media/Zsbm36Cv-M1ngEn6UMI
Social media and the “influencers”: not the evolution you might have expected
Longines launches Conquest V. H. P. watches, its flagship sport line
Everlast teams up with Michelin—Pivt and Élite shoes now feature high-performance Knock-out soles
Apart from my partner being under the weather (which necessitated a trip to the doc) most of my Waitangi Day was spent reading issues of Ad Age I had skipped during the last year. With New Year (the real one) in a week and a half, it really feels like I’m finishing up stuff.
The path of least resistance: we humans put up with an awful lot of crap software. http://jackyan.com/blog/2018/02/the-path-of-least-resistance-we-humans-arent-discerning-enough-sometimes/
Windows 10 seems to be calming down. No BSODs for three days (knock on wood). http://jackyan.com/blog/2018/02/windows-10-with-the-bsod-prone-creators-fall-update-is-calming-down/
Zoë Saldana stars in Campari’s latest promotional film, with red-carpet première in Milano
Royal New Zealand Ballet’s highly anticipated The Piano: the Ballet premières February 23
Trump: we need to increase the number of nukes to deter others.
Dude, your country has more nukes than everyone else on the planet combined. Who the fuck are you scared of?
If you’re a Supermarionation puppet, you, too, can eventually become vice-president of the United States.
Travel diary: from a leap of elegance to a pampering experience
Removed Oracle Virtualbox.
Computer still BSODed today.
Made a restore point, ran driver verifier.
More BSODs, Windows 10 said it would restore.
And Virtualbox is back. The program that refuses to be removed.
My 200th post on Mastodon. How about these thoughts about the revised #TPPA? http://jackyan.com/blog/2018/01/does-tppa-redux-protect-big-tech/ https://mastodon.social/media/TQa6wgxHMmQZvXtTvBg
If it’s good enough for Popeye Doyle … https://www.reddit.com/r/bicycling/comments/7ssinv/at_almost_88_years_old_gene_hackman_just_bought/?st=JCU7KF2L&sh=b7fe42e6