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The CSS Standardization Process

  • The most recent snapshot can always be found at this URL: http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS/ Implementers interested in the experimental features, and everybody who wants to help develop CSS, may also find the CSS current work page useful: it shows the current status and a short description of all existing parts of CSS.
  • Implementers interested in the experimental features, and everybody who wants to help develop CSS, may also find the CSS current work page useful: it shows the current status and a short description of all existing parts of CSS.

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The Rabbit Outbreak

  • First, it killed Angora rabbits being raised commercially for wool, and then it burned through pet rabbits and rabbits farmed for meat, all of which are members of the same species, Oryctolagus cuniculus, or what is commonly known as the European, or domestic, rabbit.
  • A few years ago, a lawyer named Natalie Reeves, who volunteers at a rabbit shelter and has lectured on rabbit law at the New York City Bar Association, was having trouble untangling the hair of her pet long-haired rabbit, Mopsy McGillicuddy.
  • The biggest processor was (and still is) Pel-Freez, founded in 1911 by a man who was given a pet rabbit that was pregnant, and, according to Pel-Freez’s corporate history, turned “the dilemma into an opportunity.” Rabbit meat, which could be cooked like chicken, was appealingly high in protein and low in fat.

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Teen's coronavirus-themed prom dress made of duct tape is a work of art

  • Her coronavirus-themed dress features multiple images depicting life during the pandemic.
  • Manker's ideas evolved as the pandemic continued to impact people all over the world.
  • She does so by showing an image of people running away from the giant coronavirus to signify the world trying to avoid catching the disease.
  • It would be difficult to tell from looking at the pictures of her work, but Manker says this is her debut as a duct tape artist.
  • Her previous experience is from making small duct tape wallets and flowers when she was much younger.
  • Four months and 41 rolls of duct tape later, she managed to make something far more elaborate.
  • Manker says it is "surreal" that her work was able to make an impression on people all over the world who commented on the post.

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Russian democracy is a farce. Putin wants the same fate for America

  • Even aside from Trump's bizarre loyalty to Putin personally, America's role as a global champion of democratic values has evaporated in a cloud of quid pro quos thanks to a president who is more likely to criticize traditional American allies than dictators like Putin and Xi Jinping.
  • Now I'm watching Trump use many of the same techniques to chip away at democracy in my new home, although I cannot complain of exile when some of my Russian colleagues have been jailed or killed.
  • In this he has a partner in Trump, who accuses Democrats of trying to rig the elections, attacks voting by mail, and has done little to prevent the raging coronavirus pandemic that looks set to continue into November and sow chaos at the polls.

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British mall owners struggle to rake in the rent

  • The London-listed landlords of many of the country's biggest malls opened their bonnets to the market in the second half of last week, revealing a collective coronavirus tale of lacklustre rent collection.
  • Shares in some of the shopping centre owners have halved over the past five years, said IG chief market analyst Chris Beauchamp.
  • Hammerson, owner of 18 malls across Britain, was one of the earliest out of the blocks, reporting that it had collected a mere 16 per cent of the rent it was due for the three months to October, a week past the due date.
  • The other big shopping mall owners, Land Securities Group and British Land Company, both have more diversified property portfolios beyond retail.
  • It reported last week that almost two-thirds of the stores in its properties were open at the end of June, but rent collection for the June quarter was running at 36 per cent in retail.

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Failure after failure for tough-talking Andrews

  • Yet the Andrews government is still shrugging off the offer of more numbers from the well trained Australian Defence Force – either to supervise Melbourne’s quarantine hotels, where widespread security breaches proved so disastrous, or to assist with the lockdowns now.
  • Yet when small outbreaks among a couple of families in a few suburbs as a result of infected hotel guards became obvious nearly three weeks ago, the Andrews government rejected advice to quickly institute a localised blitz in tracing, testing and shutdowns in affected areas.
  • So instead of the ADF, Melbourne-based staff from various federal departments are helping police manage an ever-increasing number of suburbs by encouraging people to get testing.
  • After accepting an earlier offer of 1000 military personnel on June 25, for example, the Victorian government reneged the same day, insisting only 200 would be necessary and not for quarantine duty.

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The CSS Standardization Process

  • The most recent snapshot can always be found at this URL: http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS/ Implementers interested in the experimental features, and everybody who wants to help develop CSS, may also find the CSS current work page useful: it shows the current status and a short description of all existing parts of CSS.
  • Implementers interested in the experimental features, and everybody who wants to help develop CSS, may also find the CSS current work page useful: it shows the current status and a short description of all existing parts of CSS.

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Onyx is violating the Linux kernel's license, refuses to release source code

  • I don't think I understand what you are trying to say, but if you support China you support the violation of Human Rights, and that's a fact.
  • I avoid using Chinese products when I can, but frankly, I think we need government regulation.
  • I'm sure some components in my PC are made in China, but I'm human, and sometimes I just buy things not thinking of the consequences.
  • That all depends if you value the integrity of your data or not, some Chinese products are great but you can be certain they are sapping every single bit of information they can and sending it back to be collected by the CCP.
  • If you use the device offline, there shouldn't be an issue from Onyx withholding source code.
  • I personally want the source code as I'd like to make modifications to the kernel in an attempt to put custom software on the device.

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Lisp Badge: A single-board computer that you can program in uLisp

  • You can use it to run programs that interface to components such as LEDs and push-buttons via the I/O pins, read the analogue inputs, and operate external devices via the I2C and SPI interfaces.
  • It has a greyscale OLED display that gives 8 lines of 42 characters, and an integrated 45-key keyboard optimised for Lisp.
  • Keyboard: Integrated 45-key keyboard providing upper and lower-case characters, digits, and the symbols required by uLisp.
  • The language includes two extensions, plot and plot3d, for plotting graphs and 3d functions.
  • The Lisp Badge contains two plotting extensions, plot and plot3d, designed to allow plotting to the greyscale graphics display.
  • After generating a plot both functions wait for the ESC key to be pressed before displaying the uLisp prompt.
  • The function should return the greyscale value to be plotted, from 0 to 15.

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How the Data Center Technology Market Is Faring in the Pandemic

  • The COVID-19 crisis will drive up demand for everything from IT hardware and software to power and cooling infrastructure gear for cloud service provider data centers, according to the market research firm Omdia, which recently put out its assessment of the headwinds and the tailwinds the data center industry should expect from the crisis.
  • Investment in storage capacity by cloud providers is also expected to accelerate this and next year, driven by greater demand from video and gaming services and by enterprises increasingly relying on remote collaboration tools enabled by file sharing.
  • These companies are expected to slow down spending on servers, network switches, storage, multi-tenant server software, UPS, racks, and PDUs. Their spend on application delivery and SD-WAN solutions is expected to remain flat, explained by the need to equip more remote workers, shift to the cloud, delays in campus and branch office expansion projects, and supply chain disruptions.

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