Is social media making your child sad?

Rangan Chatterjee is a GP and says he has seen plenty of evidence of the link between mental ill-health in youngsters and their use of social media.

One 16 year-old boy was referred to him after he self-harmed and ended up in A&E.

“The first thought was to put him on anti-depressants but I chatted to him and it sounded like his use of social media was having a negative impact on his health.”

Källa: Is social media making your child sad?

Pyeongchang Games organizers probe possible cyberattack

Pyeongchang Olympics organizers were looking into a disruption of non-critical systems on the day of the opening ceremony but could not yet confirm if it was a cyberattack, Games spokesman Sung Baik-you said on Saturday.

The Winter Olympics opened with a spectacular ceremony on Friday, attended by several heads of state who witnessed the joint march of North and South Korean athletes, as Games systems played up.

Källa: Pyeongchang Games organizers probe possible cyberattack

Video: Edith + Eddie

Nominated for an Academy Award®, this devastating short film tells the story of the country’s oldest interracial newlyweds. Edith and Eddie are deeply in love, but that’s not where the story ends.

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Directed, produced and edited by Laura Checkoway
Produced by Thomas Lee Wright
Co-producers Karina Rotenstein and P. Corwin Lamm
Executive Producers: Steve James, Gordon Quinn, Betsy Steinberg, and Cher
A production of Kartemquin Films and Heart is Red
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Gratistipset: VLC Media Player

Gratistipset: VLC Media Player

Gratistipset: VLC Media Player

Gratistipset: VLC Media Player

VLC Media Player är ett av ´måsteprogrammen´för din Mac. VLC kan pela upp praktiskt taget alla video- och ljudformat som används idag.

Hittar du en fil som du inte kan spela upp så prova med VLC. Sannolikheten är stor att du kan se/höra innehållet.

VLC Media Player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, MP3, OGG, …) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network.

What’s New

  • Supports hardware decoding on all platforms, for HD and UHD of H.264 & H.265 codecs, allowing 4K and 8K decoding with little CPU consumption.
  • Supports 360-degree video and 3D audio, up to thid order Ambisonics, with customizable HRTF.
  • Supports direct HDR (on Windows 10) and HDR tone-mapping (on other operating systems).
  • Allows passthrough for HD Audio codecs so external HiFi decoders can provide the best sound.
  • Allows users to browse local network drives like SMB, FTP, SFTP, NFS, and so on.
  • Supports Chromecast discovery and streaming (including audio-only), even in formats not supported by Chromecast, such as DVDs.
  • Adds a new subtitle rendering engine, supporting ComplexTextLayout and font fallback for multiple languages and fonts, including East-Asian languages.
  • Updates the user interface to support HiDPI on Windows 10, new APIs for macOS, and so on.
  • Adds support for numerous new formats and codecs, including WebVTT, TTML, HQX, CEA-708, Cineform, and many more.
  • Prepares support for AV1, both decoding and encoding.
  • Supports Bluray with Java menus (BD-J), although decryption needs to be performed outside of VLC.
  • Prepares the experimental support for Wayland on Linux, and switches to OpenGL by default on Linux (Qt5 only for now).
  • Supports Dex for Samsung’s Android devices and other keyboard-driven devices, in addition to complete Oreo support and playlists.
  • Improves performance and battery life on iOS.

VLC

U.S. Secretly Negotiated With Russians to Buy Stolen NSA Documents — and the Russians Offered Trump-Related Material, Too

THE UNITED STATES intelligence community has been conducting a top-secret operation to recover stolen classified U.S. government documents from Russian operatives, according to sources familiar with the matter. The operation has also inadvertently yielded a cache of documents purporting to relate to Donald Trump and Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

Källa: U.S. Secretly Negotiated With Russians to Buy Stolen NSA Documents — and the Russians Offered Trump-Related Material, Too

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