Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The Pride and Prejudice of Online Fan Culture

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The Pride and Prejudice of Online Fan Culture

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Trekkies were the first fandom. But universal acknowledgment does not make a truth true. In fact, Adrianne Wadewitz, a feminist scholar of 18th-century literature, set Wikipedia straight on this point over a decade ago, when she identified the first fandom subculture as the Janeites, the network of Jane…

Hexbyte  News  Computers New trailers: Black Widow, No Time to Die, Mulan, and more

Hexbyte News Computers New trailers: Black Widow, No Time to Die, Mulan, and more

Hi everyone, I’m back after a couple weeks away — partly because of the holidays, partly because the trailer selection just wasn’t very good. (I’m sorry, I couldn’t post another Cats trailer). I got to watch a few things during the break though, with the biggest being Joker. There’s something incredible about indie filmmaking styles…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | r/awfuleverything – Allegra chicken

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | r/awfuleverything – Allegra chicken

Looks like you’re using new Reddit on an old browser. The site may not work properly if you don’t update your browser!  If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit old reddit.Press J to jump to the feed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcutsBecause sometimes everything is just… ***awful***.Reddit…

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | A Billion Pixels and the Search for India’s Crashed Moon Lander – The New York Times

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | A Billion Pixels and the Search for India’s Crashed Moon Lander – The New York Times

The Indian space agency has been tight-lipped about the fate of Vikram, but crowdsourcing and NASA’s openness led to its discovery.A map of the moon’s surface, made by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, showing the Vikram spacecraft’s intended landing site.Credit…Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesDec. 6, 2019On Nov. 19, Mark S. Robinson opened an email with the…