GENIUS USED A TYPOGRAPHY TRICK TO BUST GOOGLE FOR STEALING LYRICS

Scrub Your Metadata Genius, a website of annotated song lyrics, used a neat typographic trick to show that Google has been stealing its content. Since 2017, the company has accused Google of pilfering its lyrics to display as part of Google’s search results. Now, The Wall Street Journalreports that a coded message — specifically hidden in […]

Call for entries to MADE Labs’ architecture and design training programme

Dezeen promotion: architects and designers are invited to register to MADE Labs’ architecture and design training programme, which takes place in Sicily throughout July and August. Now in its third year, MADE Labs is the educational initiative of the Mediterranean Arts & Design (MADE) Program, which aims to offer high quality and affordable training programmes to professionals and […]

foster + partners designs modular stations for saudi arabia’s high-speed railway

foster+partner has completed four stations that form part of a 450-kilometer-long (280-mile) rail link that connects the major saudi arabian cities of makkah, madinah, jeddah, and king abdullah economic city. the stations that comprise the haramain high-speed railway are inspired by the ancient architectural traditions of the region and provide a shaded retreat from the sun while creating […]

Raising money from IFCI for your business: A guide to approach the lender

Besides offering business hand-holding, IFCI, the country’s oldest financial institution, offers several Government-supported funding avenues for deserving Indian MSMEs, says Emandi Sankara Rao, MD & CEO, IFCI Ltd. Elaborating on the process of approaching IFCI for funding, Rao says that the IFCI venture capital fund and IFCI Factors Ltd are the two subsidiaries that are focused solely on […]

Malicious IP attack interrupts internet service in San Bruno for several hours

A malicious internet attack on San Bruno’s municipal cable company led to disruptions in internet and telephone service around the city Saturday, officials said. The outages affected “significant portions of the city’s network,” a recorded message on the San Bruno Municipal Cable TV company’s phone line said, and are “the result of a malicious internet […]

Ben Kingsley reveals inspiration for divisive Iron Man 3 role

Sir Ben Kingsley has revealed the inspiration behind his divisive Iron Man 3 role. The British actor joined the MCU as ‘the Mandarin’ in the 2013 film, although he was later revealed to be nothing more than an actor called Trevor Slattery, who had been hired to play the role of the legendary terrorist. And speaking to GQ, […]

Bill Yoast Dies: Inspiration For Coach Portrayal In ‘Remember The Titans’ Was 94

Bill Yoast, the football coach whose personality was portrayed by Will Patton in the film Remember The Titans, has died. He was 94 and passed at an assisted living facility in Springfield, Virginia, according to a news release from the Alexandria City Public Schools. Yoast coached at Francis C. Hammond High School, an all-white school, before integration in the […]

Rare Apple-1 Computer Goes Up for Auction, Could Fetch Up to $650,000

The Apple-1 computer, the first Apple computer, cost approximately $666 when it was first released in 1976, but now one of the few surviving Apple-1s is expected to fetch up to GBP 300,000 – GBP 500,000 ($389,878 – $649,797) in auction. The auction house Christie’s is offering a rare example of the first personal computer sold with a […]

Tottenham Took Inspiration from Liverpool Comeback for Champions League Masterclass

Amsterdam: Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Christian Eriksen said they threw tactics out the window and relied on grit and heart to come back from 3-0 down on aggregate to beat Ajax Amsterdam on away goals and reach the Champions League final on Wednesday. Having lost the first leg in London 1-0, Tottenham got off to the worst possible start […]