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All 24 Pixar movies ranked, from worst to best – CNET

Movies like Up have found a special place in audience’s lives.  Pixar When it comes to moving storylines and stellar animation, Pixar stands out among the rest, as evidenced by the studio’s many Oscar wins and rave reviews for its feature films. Since the release of Toy Story in 1995, the world’s first feature-length computer…

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Ministers have no clear plan to tackle child poverty, say cross-party MPs

Ministers have no clear plans to tackle rising child poverty, while a lack of focus and leadership has hindered efforts to reduce the numbers of youngpeople living in hardship, a cross-party group of MPs has said.The House of Commons work and pensions select committee said ministers needed to draw up a fresh cross-departmental anti-poverty strategy…

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Don’t Fight Nationalism. Use It for Good

The more the political Left abandons the field of nationalism, the greater will be the political Right’s power to deploy it. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE N ationalism, supposedly a relic of the two centuries between the French Revolution and the fall of the Soviet Empire, has proven surprisingly resilient. Should we be alarmed at that? A…

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WWE Raw Ratings: Raw Up 7% With Roman Reigns Featured

Roman Reigns main events Raw Credit: WWE.com WWE Raw garnered an average viewership of 1,793,000, up 7% from last week’s 1,670,000 for Big E’s Money in the Bank cash-in and WWE Championship victory. Raw drew 642,000 in the 18-49 demo, up 15% from last week. Raw heavily featured WWE’s top star Roman Reigns. SmackDown’s WWE…

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Green Field Farms Dairy recalls chocolate milk in nine states over lab results

Green Field Farms Dairy of Fredericksburg, OH, has announced a recall of 1,242 units of its whole chocolate milk product because a laboratory analysis indicated the product was not effectively pasteurized. Pasteurization kills harmful bacteria, parasites and viruses. The affected milk was distributed in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Delaware…

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Two Russian Tu-160 Bombers Escorted By Flankers Intercepted By Italian Typhoons, Danish F-16s Over The Baltic Sea

Some screenshots from the Russian MOD video show the Tu-160s, accompanying Su-35S and an Italian Eurofighter Typhoon. In the bottom left hand box, a screenshot from FR24.com. Two Tu-160s have flown over the Baltic region. NATO, Finnish and Swedish fighters shadowed the Russian Blackjacks which were escorted by Su-35s. Two Russian Aerospace Forces Tu-160 Blackjacks…

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Twitch strikes deal with music publishers

The National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA) and Amazon-owned livestreaming platform Twitch have announced an agreement, which, in a statement they explain will see them “work together to build productive partnerships between the service and music publishers”.According to the NMPA, Twitch will provide “new opportunities” to music publishers, who will be offered “an opt-in deal”, which,…

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Pieces of NFT Art Block is abruptly swapping for millions in Ether

NFT Art Block has surged by 80% to yield $403 million worth of trading volumeWith its recent surge the project has achieved a new record with an overwhelming successAmong the collections Fidenza remains an adaptable algorithm so farNFT Art Block is recently observed to be another soaring NFTs collection. These pieces of crypto tokens established…

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The iOS 15 Privacy Settings You Should Change Right Now

Apple’s iOS 15 has dropped. The latest version of the mobile operating system and its iPad equivalent, iOS 15.5, are rolling out around the world. Apple made the download available after announcing the iPhone 13 at its annual hardware event last week.Even before it was released, iOS 15 proved controversial. Apple’s child safety tools were…

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Hollywood Legend’s Sleek Contemporary Home Is For Sale

Robert Wise’s Oscars line the top shelf in the vast living room with distant ocean views Neue Focus for Sotheby’s International Realty Robert Wise was Tinseltown royalty who, among many other achievements, edited Citizen Kane, won Oscars as director of West Side Story and The Sound of Music, was president of the Directors Guild of America from 1971-1975, and…

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Compact amplifier could revolutionise optical communication

The novel compact optical amplifier is thousands of times smaller than its precursor. Credit: Ping Zhao, Zhichao Ye and Yen Strandqvist/Chalmers University of Technology Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, present a unique optical amplifier that is expected to revolutionize both space and fiber communication. The new amplifier offers high performance, is compact enough…

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UK synthetic fuel manufacturer secures £200k funding from Damon Hill syndicate

A UK-based synthetic fuel manufacturer has secured funding from an investor syndicate of which Formula One (F1) icon and broadcaster Damon Hill is a member.Zero Petroleum, a British technology company that produces net zero synthetic fuel by recycling carbon dioxide and water, raised the £200,000 in an oversubscribed seed financing round from investor syndicate Raising…

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Texas Sues Biden Administration Over Transgender Worker Right Guidance

The state of Texas sued the Biden administration on Sept. 20 over guidance issued this summer requiring employers to make certain exceptions for transgender workers. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed the lawsuit (pdf) against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the commission’s chair Charlotte Burrows, and Attorney General Merrick Garland. Paxton argues that the guidance issued…

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