IRS wants to hear about your crypto transactions; how to report

https://apple.news/AO-RXK0CTTtaR_l2EefQVPQ The IRS Will Ask Every Taxpayer About Crypto Transactions This Tax Season. Here’s How to Report Them. T his article originally appeared on MarketWatch.  Cryptocurrencies, also known as virtual currencies, have gone mainstream. That’s for sure. For example, you can use Bitcoin to buy a Tesla (ticker: TSLA) and to buy or pay for lots of … Continue reading IRS wants to hear about your crypto transactions; how to report

Urban areas make climate crisis effects worse

https://apple.news/ApJFtCa1pSTu53FoAaezRlw 0.13.22 | CO.DESIGN What devastating floods look like once you remove cities from the equation In July 2021, Western Europe experienced one of the deadliest floods in its history, killing at least 242 people. Climate change was cited as the main culprit, but according to a recent study, it wasn’t the only thing to … Continue reading Urban areas make climate crisis effects worse

Which Ben Affleck appearances does Will Damon like best?

https://ew.com/movies/ben-affleck-matt-damon-favorite-performances/ Which Ben Affleck performances does Matt Damon like most? He told us, and we told Ben By Derek LawrenceJanuary 12, 2022 at 09:00 AM ESThttps://ew.assistpub.com/display.html?_otarOg=https%3A%2F%2Few.com&_cpub=AAXV53D7Q&_csvr=011209_315&_cgdpr=0&_cgdprconsent=1&_cusp_status=0&_ccoppa=0https://ew.assistpub.com/display.html?_otarOg=https%3A%2F%2Few.com&_cpub=AAXV53D7Q&_csvr=011209_315&_cgdpr=0&_cgdprconsent=1&_cusp_status=0&_ccoppa=0ADVERTISEMENTSaveFBTweetMore Hey, Matt Damon, how do you like them Ben Affleck performances? As part of EW's new Affleck cover story, which features Damon interviewing his longtime BFF, the Jason Bourne star picked his five favorite performances from … Continue reading Which Ben Affleck appearances does Will Damon like best?

Maersk may cause entire shipping industry to accelerate changes to meet the climate crisis

https://qz.com/2112395/maersk-accelerated-its-net-zero-climate-goals-by-a-decade/ FULL STEAM AHEAD Maersk could push the entire shipping industry to move up its climate goals By Nicolás Rivero Tech ReporterPublished January 13, 2022 Maersk, the world’s second-largest shipping line, pledged on Jan. 12 to make its business carbon neutral by 2040 instead of its previously stated goal of 2050. The company also expanded its net-zero emissions pledge to … Continue reading Maersk may cause entire shipping industry to accelerate changes to meet the climate crisis

Fantasy books to keep you cozy

https://www.inquirer.com/arts/books/best-cozy-fantasy-books-20220110.html The best books to read by the fire: Let’s talk about our favorites in science fiction and fantasy Feeling nostalgic? Try “The Chronicles of Prydain.” For something more modern, there's “The Midnight Bargain.” And so many more. Stardust/The Bear and the NightingaleWilliam Morrow Paperbacks/Del Rey - handoutby Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Lavie Tidhar, Washington PostPublished Jan. 10, 2022 … Continue reading Fantasy books to keep you cozy

iOS 15.2.1 protects against HomeKits denial of service vulnerability

9to5mac.com/2022/01/12/apple-confirms-ios-15-2-1-patches-homekit-denial-of-service-vulnerability/ https://9to5mac.com/2022/01/12/apple-confirms-ios-15-2-1-patches-homekit-denial-of-service-vulnerability/ Apple confirms iOS 15.2.1 patches HomeKit denial of service vulnerability Chance Miller - Jan. 12th 2022 10:21 am PT @ChanceHMiller Apple has officially released iOS 15.2.1 and iPadOS 15.2.1, bringing bug fixes for CarPlay and Messages. In addition to those bug fixes, the update also includes a notable security update to patch a HomeKit … Continue reading iOS 15.2.1 protects against HomeKits denial of service vulnerability

Everything you need/want to know about Wordle

Wordle, the Viral Word Game: What Is It, How Do You Play and Tricks to Impress Your Friends Everything you need to know about the online game that has taken the internet by storm The once-a-day word game Wordle was created by Josh Wardle, a New York software engineer who made a prototype in 2013 … Continue reading Everything you need/want to know about Wordle

What elderly care facility caretakers deal with every day

I’m a Longtime Union Organizer. But I Had Never Seen Anything Like This. The RawlinCredit... By Vanessa Veselka Photographs by Clayton Cotterell Ms. Veselka is a writer and former union organizer. Jan. 14, 2022 Last winter, workers at a memory care facility in western Oregon decided they were done watching the residents suffer. Conditions at the Rawlin … Continue reading What elderly care facility caretakers deal with every day

Bradley Cooper turns out to be well-prepared to play Bernstein

classicfm.com/discover-music/periods-genres/film-tv/bradley-cooper-classical-conducting-maestro/ Bradley Cooper reveals he is classically trained and ‘has spent hundreds of hours conducting’ 12 January 2022, 17:20 | Updated: 14 January 2022, 16:04 Bradley Cooper, who is directing and starring in the upcoming biopic about great composer Leonard Bernstein, reveals his ‘obsession with conducting classical music’. In Bradley Cooper’s directorial debut, A Star is Born, … Continue reading Bradley Cooper turns out to be well-prepared to play Bernstein

Enjoying a more sustainable cup of coffee (goodbye single-cup Keurig)

http://www.popsci.com/environment/sustainable-coffee-tips/ How to enjoy a more sustainable cup of coffee Bid single-use Keurig cups adieu. BY SARA KILEY WATSON | PUBLISHED JAN 13, 2022 11:00 AM A delicious cup of coffee doesn't have to leave plastic in its wake. Elle Hughes/PexelsSHARE  Making coffee is an essential part of many people’s morning routine—Americans gulp down around 400 million cups of … Continue reading Enjoying a more sustainable cup of coffee (goodbye single-cup Keurig)

Congress about to look at carbon footprint of making/using crypto

http://www.axios.com/congress-crypto-carbon-footprint-hearing-73ca88e4-7042-4b0d-83a1-895589af5ef0.html Jan 13, 2022 - Energy & Environment Congress to take a look at crypto's carbon footprint Ben Geman, author of Generate A powerful House committee next week will convene a hearing on the energy use of digital cryptocurrency mining. Why it matters: The Jan. 20 Energy and Commerce Committee hearing highlights growing concern about carbon emissions linked … Continue reading Congress about to look at carbon footprint of making/using crypto

Something fishy’s going on at Fairway

/ilovetheupperwestside.com/something-fishys-going-on-at-fairway/ (UPDATED): Something Fishy’s Going on at Fairway Keith Marder  January 12, 2022  Food & DrinkLast modified on January 13th, 2022 [ Scroll to the bottom of this article for a statement from the company and photos of the new layout ] The more Fairway’s owners change, the more things don’t stay the same. In 2020, Village … Continue reading Something fishy’s going on at Fairway