Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Why Netflix Features Black Actors in Promos to Black Users

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Why Netflix Features Black Actors in Promos to Black Users

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Last week, Netflix users raised concerns that the company was targeting African American users by race in the way it promoted films—highlighting black characters who sometimes had only minor roles in a movie.The debate began after Stacia L. Brown, creator of the podcast Charm City, tweeted a screenshot of the promotion she was shown for…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Star-Swallowing Black Holes Reveal Secrets in Exotic Light Shows

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Star-Swallowing Black Holes Reveal Secrets in Exotic Light Shows

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Black holes, befitting their name and general vibe, are hard to find and harder to study. You can eavesdrop on small ones from the gravitational waves that echo through space when they collide—but that technique is new, and still rare. You can produce laborious maps of stars flitting around the black hole at the center…

ambv/black

ambv/black

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The Uncompromising Code Formatter “Any color you like.” Black is the uncompromising Python code formatter. By using it, you agree to cede control over minutiae of hand-formatting. In return, Black gives you speed, determinism, and freedom from pycodestyle nagging about formatting. You will save time and mental energy for more important matters. Blackened code looks…