Rather than going for a walk after catching up for breakfast, they had to be online for a 10am Zoom meeting, but could meet at the beach during their lunch break – as long as they were able to dial into another meeting at 2pm. This lurching from leisure to work and back again can be discombobulating. While you’re walking along the beach with them, feet in the shallows, suddenly they’re trailing behind, in a meeting, using a work-voice you haven’t heard before, telling a room full of colleagues about ROEs in the second quarter. They’re sort of on holidays, sort of at work, and you’re sort of in the meeting with them. … [Read more...] about Working from the beach, holidaying while we work: are we getting the worst of both worlds?
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In the Boerum Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn, 105 New Yorkers were stood in line outside the CityMD urgent care center as of 8:02 a.m., with the stream of people snaking all the way around the corner of Atlantic Avenue and onto 3rd Avenue, according to the CityMD Line Alert Twitter page. … [Read more...] about Hundreds of New Yorkers line up for COVID-19 tests ahead of Thanksgiving – as it’s revealed wealthy Manhattanites are paying volunteers $80-an-hour to do the waiting
Accordingly, the Hanoi Metropolitan Railway Management Board (MRB), the investor of the project, signed a contract on the execution of the metro line’s package No. 3 when the land for the package was yet to be cleared completely, which went against the prevailing regulations. At the time of inspection, the handover of the site for the project was yet to be completed, the local media reported. … [Read more...] about Violations at Nhon-Hanoi Station metro line project announced
In his study, Professor Vanchurin set out to create a model of how neural networks work — in particular, in a system with a large number of individual nodes. He says that, in certain conditions — near equilibrium — the learning behaviour of a neural network can be approximately explained with the the equations of quantum mechanics, but further away the laws of classical physics instead come into play … [Read more...] about Are we actually living in the matrix? Physicist attempts to redefine reality with controversial theory that the entire universe is a neural network
Creator Jed Mercurio has been very active on Twitter, updating fans on what they've been up to, and told his 103.8k followers yesterday: "#LineofDuty6 We couldn't have done it without the dedication of cast, crew and supporting artistes to rigorous CoViD safety [sic]. … [Read more...] about Line of Duty shares first pics of newcomer Kelly Macdonald as DCI Joanne Davidson after series 6 wraps filming