In previous communiques, the guild’s negotiating committee has said that it’s advocating for an across-the-board increase in minimum salaries; tiered bonuses for streaming residuals; greater protections for its pension plan; first-ever residuals for theatrical films shown in foreign markets; paid parental leave; and better terms and conditions for comedy-variety writers on subscriber-based streaming shows. … [Read more...] about WGA Calls For Elimination Of New-Writer Discounts And Training Program Rates That Once Were Seen As A Boon For Hiring Women & Minorities
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Most antivirus apps on Android scan your downloads, including new apps, to check for threats. They can also check the sites you're visiting in your web browser for known threats. This can include sites that are attempting to look like a legitimate app or website to trick you into giving away information. … [Read more...] about Do I need an antivirus on my Android phone?
This is because the G sound is plosive, a consonant that is spoken by stopping the airflow in your mouth. You can’t drag it out like you can an aaaaah or ooooh. So in the case of the word goal, it’s the vowels that do the lengthening, and they tend to lengthen in lockstep with one another. “What we didn't know beforehand is that those lines are pretty linear,” says Dodds. “So if you do 140 characters or 80 characters, the balance of O, A, and L is actually pretty much the same.” Which is in keeping with the classic soccer announcer cry of “Gooooooaaaaaaaaalllllll”—it is light on the Gs and heavy on the rest of the word. … [Read more...] about Whoooaaa duuuuude: Why we stretch words in tweets and texts
Still, severing ties with the organization is a drastic step. Experts say that if the US severs ties with the WHO, there could be catastrophic consequences to global public health. The US contributes hundreds of millions of dollars to its efforts. “It’s surreal to even be having this conversation, since it’s so hard to get one’s head around the massive implications,” Rebecca Katz, director of the Center for Global Health Science and Security at Georgetown University, told Nature this week. … [Read more...] about The United States will cut ties with the World Health Organization, says President Trump
If you want to skip down a large section of the page, press d. To go up the same amount of space, press u. According to the Vimium team, these commands should scroll up or down about half a page, but in our experience, it’s more like one-third or less. … [Read more...] about Use Vimium to Browse with the Keyboard in Chrome and Firefox