Clearly, we're going to have to keep an eye on this because we never actually got the product, don't know why it was undeliverable, and have no control over whether it will actually ever make its way back to Amazon. If they don't get it back, they may recharge us, which will necessitate another round of phone calls, refunds and stress. … [Read more...] about Amazon return? Make sure your refund was actually issued
BSD 0-clause license—this is the warranty disclaimer from the original BSD license, with none of the restrictive clauses, and with the leading statement "Permission to use, copy, modify, and/or distribute this software for any purpose with or without fee is hereby granted." The BSD 0-clause license does not specifically grant royalty-free usage of software patents to anyone receiving or using BSD 0-clause licensed projects. This is the only OSI-approved public domain equivalent license. Non-OSI-approved licenses For the most part, if a license is not OSI approved, you shouldn't consider using it—and you should be wary of using it, as well. Whether you're looking for strong copyleft, weak copyleft, or permissive licensing, there are plenty of examples in the OSI-approved list and, therefore, no reason to stray. … [Read more...] about How to choose an open source license
What we do know is the proposal, which passed with overwhelming support, will eventually mandate that all devices sold within the 27-member EU bloc use the same charging technology. When this is implemented, it will have ramifications for everyone, though, not just those who live in one of the 27 EU countries. We’ll explain why. … [Read more...] about Will the EU Make Apple Get Rid of Lightning on the iPhone?
On the budget end, we’ve got additions to the ThinkPad L series, including a refreshed L13 and L13 Yoga, L14, and L15. These include — as you’ve probably guessed — 10th-Gen Intel processors, but also integrated graphics and dual far-field mics. The L14 and L15 have up to 2TB of HDD or 1TB PCIe SSD storage, while the L13 and L13 Yoga only offer the latter option. No Thunderbolt 3 support on these, though there is a microSD slot. The L14 and L15 also include new dedicated communication keys that will make it easier to join and leave meetings. … [Read more...] about Lenovo adds nine new laptops to its ThinkPad lineup
"When he had colonoscopies for different reasons, we basically tried to characterize biopsies that were taken from his gut," Loke told LiveScience. "We tried to look at these biopsies and see what kinds of immune cells were activated… what kind of genes were activated. We were trying to put together a picture of what was going on in the gut at different times." … [Read more...] about ‘Worm Therapy’ Stimulates Gut Mucus