Our Earliest Close-Ups of the Planets Versus Today’s Best Shots

Left: Pioneer 10’s view of Jupiter in March 1973. Right: Webb Telescope’s view of Jupiter in July 2022. Image: NASA, ESA, CSA, Jupiter ERS Team; image processing by Judy Schmidt For centuries, astronomers were limited to ground-based observations of the planets, but now we use spacecraft to capture close-up views of our neighboring worlds. Excitingly, … Read more

Benchmark, the storied venture firm, sees “traps” in today’s AI funding frenzy: “Don’t be Microsoft”

Yesterday in Helsinki, this editor interviewed four of the six general partners at Benchmark, the nearly 30-year-old, Silicon Valley firm that’s known for some notable bets (Uber, Dropbox), paying each general partner exactly the same way, and for continuing to raise similar-size funds over its many years rather than balloon in size.  We were speaking … Read more

Today’s Wordle Answer & Hints for November 30, 2023 (Puzzle #894)

30th November’s Wordle answer is not the most difficult to solve, but it could cause some players to lose their daily streaks if they keep using random guesses. While the word isn’t quite obscure, it is still not used ubiquitously in daily conversation. However, if you use some strategic starting words, you might be able … Read more

Today’s Wordle Answer & Hints for November 29, 2023 (Puzzle #893)

November 29th’s Wordle answer is not going to be the easiest to solve as it again contains a repeating letter. Even though Wordle offers some hints, it does not have a specific clue for a repeating letter. Since today’s answer is a type of food from Japan, it may cause even more difficulties for some … Read more

Today’s Wordle Answer & Hints for November 26, 2023 (Puzzle #890)

The newest word is available to solve and we’ve got hints, and the fully spoiled answer, for the November 26th Wordle answer. There is a new Wordle for fans of the game to solve and today’s answer shouldn’t be too difficult for most players. There are no tricks or repeated letters used in today’s word … Read more

Tom Brady Says He’s Seeing ‘A Lot of Mediocrity in Today’s NFL’ | nfl, Tom Brady | Just Jared: Celebrity News and Gossip

Tom Brady isn’t impressed by what he’s seeing in the NFL. In a new interview, the 46-year-old retired quarterback voiced his frustrations with the decline of “quality” he’s seeing on-field during games. Keep reading to find out more… “I think there’s a lot of mediocrity in today’s NFL,” Tom shared on The Stephen A. Smith … Read more

Today’s final Jeopardy! answer: Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Jeopardy! is all set to return with a new episode on Wednesday, November 8, 2023, bringing back the finale of the Fall 2023 Champions Wildcard contest, which is in the middle of its Diamonds Bracket now. The competition has been very engaging up to this point, and the three finalists had a great battle yesterday. … Read more

Today’s Wordle Answer & Hints for November 8, 2023 (Puzzle #872)

November 8th’s Wordle answer is going to cause problems for many players as, once again, it features a repeating letter. To make things more complicated, the answer is not used in daily conversation and is more associated with popular Japanese media. However, if you are well-versed in anime or video games, you might be able … Read more

Today’s Wordle Answer & Hints for November 5, 2023 (Puzzle #869)

Sunday, November 4th has a brand new Wordle to solve and with these hints, today’s answer shouldn’t be too difficult for most players. The Sunday Wordle is here and today’s answer should be easy for most players. There aren’t any major tricks to today’s word, no repeated letters or regional spellings. A simple, straightforward Wordle … Read more