Thomas Gottschalk has caused a stir with his criticism live on "Wetten, dass.. ...
Gottschalk's "Wetten, dass...?" criticism outrages Kachelmann
Quick Glance: Kachelmann Upset by Gottschalk's 'Wetten, dass..?' Criticism
- Thomas Gottschalk's criticism has caused a stir.
- Many doubt whether Thomas Gottschalk has really been cancelled.
- Jörg Kachelmann perceives reality on television differently in general.
- It is not the refuge one would wish for Mr. Gottschalk. Whether he will actually be found in such niche portals in the future remains to be seen.
In Gottschalk's last "Wetten,dass..?" show, the presenter was thoroughly criticized ...
Quick Glance: Shirin David Challenges Thomas Gottschalk
- Superficially, Thomas Gottschalk and Shirin David got along well, but clearly, generations clashed.
- Shirin David challenges TV titans like Thomas Gottschalk and Dieter Bohlen.
- Did Shirin David cause uncomfortable moments and prompt the moderator to quit?
- Shirin David's dazzling appearance alongside Helene Fischer
Quick Glance: Judge: Tesla, Musk Aware of Autopilot Defect
- Florida judge found 'reasonable evidence' that Tesla CEO Elon Musk and other managers knew about the automaker's defective Autopilot system and still allowed unsafe driving.
- Plaintiff in lawsuit over fatal crash allowed to proceed to trial and bring punitive damages claims against Tesla for intentional misconduct and gross negligence.
- Setback for Tesla after winning product liability trials in California earlier this year over Autopilot driver assistant system.
- Evidence found that Tesla engaged in marketing strategy painting products as autonomous, and Musk's public statements had significant effect on belief about product capabilities.
Quick Glance: Karate Kid: Jackie Chan and Ralph Macchio Return for New Movie
- Both actors will star in Sony Pictures Entertainment's new Karate Kid movie.
- Jonathan Entwistle is set to direct the upcoming Karate Kid movie, as reported by The Hollywood Reporter.
- A video from Sony Pictures Entertainment confirms that Macchio will play Daniel LaRusso and Chan will play Mr. Han in the new movie.
- The new Karate Kid movie is scheduled for release on December 13, 2024.
Quick Glance: Paris Mayor Condemns X as 'Global Sewer'
- Elon Musk attends AI Safety Summit at Bletchley Park.
- The mayor of Paris announces resignation from X, formerly Twitter, calling it a 'gigantic global sewer' that undermines democracy and peaceful debate.
- Anne Hidalgo criticizes Twitter for contributing to the destruction of democracies and dominating public debate with irrelevant facts.
- She condemns 'its owner' for intentionally exacerbating tensions and conflicts and describes life on Twitter as the opposite of democratic.
Quick Glance: Tesla files lawsuit against Sweden over strikes
- IF Metall Stockholms län chairman Emma Hansson supports strike
- Tesla sues Transport Agency for unfair treatment
- 130 staff at Tesla repair shops demand better working conditions
- Eight other unions target Tesla in sympathy with the repair workers
Quick Glance: Is 8GB of RAM Adequate for MacBook Pro?
- Since the introduction of the first MacBook Pro with Retina display in 2012, there has been controversy over whether 8GB of RAM is sufficient.
- In 2023, Apple continues to offer 8GB as the base configuration for its latest 14-inch MacBook Pro.
- Apple's M-series of chips also utilizes a feature called 'Unified Memory', integrated alongside the SoC.
- Opting for 8GB of Unified Memory when purchasing a MacBook Pro is a cost-effective choice if you have modest requirements and want suitable performance for everyday tasks.
The fallout from the weirdness at OpenAI: Sam Altman is set to return, but the episode holds some disturbing lessons
Quick Glance: Sam Altman: The Indispensable
- Altman brought ChatGPT to the world.
- His ability to win people over is remarkable.
- Colleagues at Open AI did not take it lying down.
- In the end, Altman was supposed to emerge as the shining victor of the saga.
Quick Glance: Media Watchdog Claps Back at Elon Musk
- Media Matters for America found corporate ads for IBM, Apple, Oracle, and Comcast’s Xfinity were placed next to antisemitic content on X.
- Elon Musk threatens a 'thermonuclear lawsuit' against Media Matters and those involved in the fraudulent attack on his company.
- Musk has been accused of fueling antisemitism by agreeing with a social media user spreading the 'great replacement' conspiracy theory on X.
- In September, Musk also threatened to sue the Anti-Defamation League, accusing the group of 'trying to kill this platform' with accusations of antisemitism.
DeJay Downey posted a viral video on TikTok showing her ...
Target caught offering same prices for its 'Black Friday deals'
Quick Glance: Holiday Sales Surge Driven by Enthusiastic Shoppers
- Black Friday saw unadjusted year-over-year increases in both in-store and online retail sales.
- In-store sales jumped by over 1%, while e-commerce led with an 8.5% increase.
- The majority of shoppers did their browsing and purchasing on their mobile devices, resulting in $5.3 billion in mobile sales.
- Adobe predicts that Cyber Monday will be the largest retail event of the year, generating a record $12 billion in sales, over 6% higher than last year.
Activists from the “Center for Political Beauty” have called for a ban on the AfD in Berlin: the action ...
Quick Glance: Satirical Action: AfD behind Bars at Chancellery
- New art installation unveiled in front of Chancellery.
- Hinweisplattform afd-verbot.de launched.
- 1500 incidents involving 350 individuals recorded.
- Zentrum für Politische Schönheit known for controversial art actions.
Los Angeles to Auckland, New Zealand for only $588 roundtrip (Jan-Feb dates): Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Auckland, New Zealand for only $588 roundtrip ...
Quick Glance: VW: Restructuring for Cost Reduction
- Volkswagen is responding to the challenging situation with a restructuring program.
- The company aims to decrease the number of employees.
Quick Glance: Söder Calls for New Elections Amid Budget Crisis
- CSU leader Markus Söder calls for new elections at the federal level.
- Bavarian Minister President Markus Söder (CSU) demands consequences at the federal level in light of the current budget crisis.
- Söder suggests a possible reformation of the Grand Coalition with the SPD after a new election.
- Söder firmly opposes the abolition or reform of the debt brake.
With help from PwC Cyprus, ...
Quick Glance: Tropical Island Pension Fund Scandal Involving US Billionaire
- Former Iranian statesman takes over Ennia in Curacao as a US billionaire.
- Allegations by the Central Bank of Curacao against the US billionaire for asset outflow at Ennia.
- Global company KPMG audited key parts of Ennia's business during the US billionaire's tenure.
- After six years as company CEO, the US billionaire had PwC establish offshore shell companies.
Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2023 is “authentic.” Editor at large Peter ...
What's Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2023? Hint
Quick Glance: Genuine: Merriam-Webster's Word of the Year
- The word "Genuine" was named the top word of 2023 by Merriam-Webster.
- There was a significant increase in online searches for the term.
- Interest was driven by stories and discussions about AI, celebrities, identity, and social media.
- The word has multiple meanings, including "not false or imitation" and also "true to one's own personality, spirit, or character".
Quick Glance: US Government Takes Lead in AI Regulation
- Recent US memo on AI systems aims for transparency and safety.
- Agencies to monitor data quality and system impact, with plain language explanations for affected individuals.
- EU parliament discusses AI Act to ensure equity and fairness in AI deployment.
- Government urged to follow best practices for AI procurement to avoid pitfalls of inexperienced adoption.
Quick Glance: Taylor Swift's Best Songs
- Ranking all 237 of Taylor Swift's songs, evaluated by Rob Sheffield.
- Celebrating the real Taylor Swift as a songwriter, regardless of her celebrity image.
- Determining her top ten songs based on artistic genius, not popularity or sales.
- Taylor Swift re-recording her albums, including unreleased songs.
Quick Glance: Ford Cuts Jobs, Investments for Marshall EV Battery Plant
- Ford is reducing its commitment to a planned electric vehicle battery facility in the Marshall area by 800 jobs and over $1 billion, resulting in a 40% reduction in the plant's production capacity.
- This announcement marks a significant departure from the previously promised 2,500 jobs and $3.5 billion investment by Ford and Governor Gretchen Whitmer earlier this year.
- A Ford spokesperson, Mark Truby, admitted that the company's cuts will likely lead to the state reducing the approximately $1.8 billion in taxpayer subsidies for the megadevelopment.
- Truby stated that Ford originally anticipated the facility would produce 35 gigawatt hours worth of batteries annually, enough to equip about 400,000 vehicles.
After an acrimonious split with the company in 2014, the 45-year-old returns at an event in Chicago.
Quick Glance: CM Punk's Surprise WWE Comeback at Survivor Series
- Famous WWE star surprises with comeback, wearing a grey hoody and a smile.
- After departing WWE in 2014, CM Punk briefly ventured into mixed martial arts with the UFC.
- Speculation arose following his recent departure from rival wrestling organization All Elite Wrestling (AEW).
- Randy Orton, returning to the ring after a year-long injury break, was seen sharing a smile with CM Punk.
96-Core AMD Threadripper Hits 6GHz on All Cores With LN2: All hail the multi-core king of Cinebench, Threadripper 7995WX.
Quick Glance: Thanksgiving: New Highlight in the Slasher Genre
- Thanksgiving revives the slasher genre.
- Eli Roth successfully reinterprets the ensemble slash and sleuth formula of the 1990s.
- Thanksgiving offers the most impressive slasher opening in years.
- Roth quickly moves away from the idea that Thanksgiving is not about sales, but about family, and goes towards Rube Goldberg, Eli Roth style.
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