In recent years, the city’s charm — as well as a supply of talented engineering students from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo — has begun to attract tech companies scouting desirable destinations for their ever-expanding ranks of employees. Over the past five years, San Luis Obispo tech employment has increased 50% — from 6,572 workers in 2013 to 9,852 in 2018, according to a 2019 study from the County Workforce Development Board. That’s about 8% of the county’s workforce of 122,800. … [Read more...] about Can ‘SLO life’ survive when tech comes to town?
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Shinkai took to Twitter to thank fans for all of their kind words about Weathering With You, and hopes that more fans will see it for themselves from more countries around the world, "Thank you so much for many wonderful comments to 'The weathering with you' from many countries. Your words encourage me a lot!" … [Read more...] about Weathering With You Director Reacts to Film’s U.S. Release
It's a combination of things. One, we need to continue and ramp up our efforts to look at publicly owned land in Fairfax County as possible places where we can put mixed-income and affordable housing. Second, and this is something I'm particularly interested in and had some involvement in the last few years, we need to look at our old office parks, at our old commercial strip centers. Many of these places are underutilized, sometimes they're vacant. We need to put in place a process where those developments can convert to mixed-income communities and can convert to residential. But in exchange for that, we need to get bigger commitments to affordable housing [ from developers]. Typically, we get 10-12 percent commitments to affordable housing. For those, I want to see 25-30 percent. … [Read more...] about Alcorn Elaborates On Reston Plan Review, 2020 Priorities
The fallout of the RTX 2060 price drop isn't limited to the RX 5600 XT, either. It's supposedly only the Founders Edition and EVGA's new KO model, but other manufacturers are sure to follow. That leaves the 1660 Ti in an odd place, and prices are starting to fall on that card—this Gigabyte GTX 1660 Ti for example is $239 after rebates. That could have a ripple down effect on other cards like the 1660 Super, regular 1660, etc. Prices on AMD's cards might shift as well. … [Read more...] about Rumor: AMD’s 5600 XT may launch with faster clocks to counter RTX 2060 price cut
The GAO said the U.S. Constitution does not grant a president authority to unilaterally withhold funds, as Trump did. Instead, a president can only withhold spending in limited circumstances spelt out by law, its report said. "Faithful execution of the law does not permit the President to substitute his own policy priorities for those that Congress has enacted into law," the GAO said on Thursday. The GAO`s findings are not legally binding, but its reports are seen by lawmakers as objective, reliable and generally uncontested. It has no prosecutorial power. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump impeachment trial opens as watchdog faults White House on Ukraine