Why Oise in Northern France is a revelation

As I bicycled my way through the expansive undulating green flatland on both sides of the road that met the blue sky, it seemed like an endless horizon. When I decided to undertake immersive travelling through volunteering on sustainable and organic farms across France, I had no idea what was in … social experiment by Livio … Read more

Amazon turns ‘A League of Their Own’ into a TV series

The creators reportedly sought the approvals of both Davis and director Penny Marshall for the Amazon show, which puts a “contemporary spin” on the social issues of the US in the league’s era (it’s not clear if the show will cover the period beyond World War II). This isn’t the first time someone has taken … Read more

Tunisia. Fmi, ‘aumentare le tasse e contenere i salari pubblici’

A seguito del Consiglio esecutivo del Fondo monetario internazionale è stata fatta al governo tunisino la raccomandazione di contenere la spesa pubblica e di aumentare le entrate fiscali al fine di ridurre il debito. Si è trattato del secondo esame nell'ambito del “Fund Facility”, che concede alla Tunisia … by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit

Tapster’s robots are built to poke touchscreens

The CEO and COO are at their desks when I knock on the door, intently assembling robots to fulfill the company’s latest order. Tapster is about as lean as startups get. Founded three years ago (on Star Wars Day), the company’s two-person staff is half the size it was at its height, but a third … Read more

Pronostico Juventus-Milan/ Pierino Prati: “vince il Milan, ecco perché…” (esclusiva)

Pronostico Juventus Milan: intervista esclusiva a Pierino Prati sul big match della 30^ giornata. All'Allianz Stadium si gioca una sfida decisiva per i piani alti della classifica. 31 marzo 2018 INT. Pierino Prati. Pronostico Juventus Milan (LaPrasse … by Livio Acerbo #greengroundit #thisisnews

WIRED’s Top Stories in March: More Than Just Facebook

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Google needs your help finding Waldo

At some point in the not-so-distant past, April Fools was about pranks and hoaxes, but given that we apparently have enough of those on the web, the day has somehow morphed into a celebration of random jokey things. This year’s Google Maps gag is no exception. Starting today, when you open Google Maps on your … Read more

Netflix is reportedly close to buying Luc Besson’s movie studio

We’ve asked Netflix if it can comment on the report. The reason for the deal wouldn’t be shocking: it would get a major movie studio on the cheap. EuropaCorp is in financial trouble, having racked up the equivalent of $285 million in debt. It bet big on Valerian and the City of A Thousand Planets … Read more

Tesla says Autopilot was active during fatal crash in Mountain View

Last week's fatal Tesla Model X crash in Mountain View, California, occurred while the vehicle had Autopilot engaged, Tesla said in a Friday blog post. "Our hearts are with the family and friends who have been affected by this tragedy," the company said. The crash claimed the life of an Apple engineer, … social experiment by … Read more

Original Content podcast: We drop by Netflix’s ‘Terrace House’

Terrace House is a tough show to explain. Like The Real World and other reality TV, the show puts a group of strangers together in a house. But that’s about where the similarities end. On Terrace House, most of the cast members genuinely seem to be rooting for each other. And while there’s still drama, … Read more