Drone Photos and video from Township Commons waterfront park opens at Brooklyn Basin in Oakland

Perfect for these socially-distanced times, Oakland’s new outdoor waterfront living room opened at Brooklyn Basin on Wednesday.

Created from the remains of the 9th Avenue shipping terminal built in 1930, Township Commons park was designed by Oakland-based Einwiller Kuehl Landscape Architecture. Liz Einwiller, Sarah Kuehl and their team managed to transform a once-blighted industrial waterfront into a public outdoor space while keeping key pre-existing features such as the eastern-facing historic terminal front, gigantic metal structural trusses and the skeleton of the triangle-shaped terminus on the western end.

Some retail has opened in what’s left of the 20,0000-square-foot terminal building, including Rocky’s Market, The Kitchen at Rocky’s Market with outdoor dining, and California Canoe & Kayak.

An acre of wooden decking on the pier with bright yellow oversized wooden chaise lounge chairs and benches scattered throughout gives the feel of a boardwalk, and developers plan to install public art in the

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21 problem-solving gadgets that’ll help make your tech troubles disappear

When’s the last time your phone died while you were away from home? Have you ever shattered your screen? What about when all the charging cords in the house mysteriously disappear?

The good news is there’s a smart solution for most tech problems. Tap or click for my answers to five common tech frustrations, like spotty Wi-Fi and scanning documents from home.

Some questions need more attention. You can ask me your tech questions on my site, or post your tech questions to my Q&A Forum to get solid answers from me and other tech pros.

Other problems can be solved with the right product. I found 21 problem-solving gadgets that will make you say, “Why didn’t I buy this sooner?”

1. Problem: You can’t hear the dialogue clearly while watching TV.

Solution: You need to add the right soundbar to your setup. If you have

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More than the sum of its parts — ScienceDaily

Organ and stem cell transplants are proven and frequently used methods in everyday modern clinical practice. However, even when performed regularly in specialized centers, some patients still experience a number of serious complications afterwards. Among other things, infections with fungi and viruses can jeopardize therapeutic success. For example, coinfection with cytomegalovirus, which belongs to the family of Herpes viruses, and the fungus Aspergillus fumigatus can be critical. This combination of pathogens poses a serious medical threat in organ and stem cell transplantation.

When viruses and fungi join forces

A team of scientists from several German research institutions and clinics has now developed a new method to examine these two pathogens, their interaction with each other and with the human cells infected by them. The central result: coinfection with the two pathogens is more “than the sum of its parts.” Viruses and fungi interact synergistically in the human organism, where they

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This fintech and blockchain training bundle features 8 courses for $40

Blockchain could very well be the technology of the future. It’s gaining ground among businesses and financial providers because of its ability to record information across multiple systems, which improves transparency and security while reducing the risk of data tampering or loss. Similarly, blockchain may be used to solve ethics and bias issues in regards to machine learning and AI algorithms.

With the rise of big data and fintech, blockchain will play a pivotal role in our economy moving forward, so learning how blockchain works and how it can be applied will help you stand out on the job market. If you’re looking for fun, comprehensive courses that will get you up to speed with blockchain, fintech, data science, and more, look no further than The Ultimate FinTech & Blockchain Bootcamp Bundle by FinTech School. This bundle is available to ZDNet readers for $39.99, but you can get an additional

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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple’s XRP, Litecoin, And Chainlink Could Be Heading Into Their Biggest Week Ever

Bitcoin has sent the cryptocurrency market soaring in recent weeks with the total value of the world’s combined cryptocurrencies adding an eye-watering $150 billion since the beginning of November.

The bitcoin price brushed $18,900 per bitcoin this week, coming within touching distance of its 2017 all-time high and helping other top five cryptocurrencies—ethereum, Ripple’s XRP, litecoin and chainlink—record massive gains. XRP has climbed over 70% this week alone, with ethereum, litecoin and chainlink all up between 22% and 36%.

Now, as traders debate exactly how far this bull market has to run, the bitcoin and cryptocurrency community are gearing up for a pre-Thanksgiving surge—and may get a boost from the U.S. Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank (ECB).

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Latest PS5 Firmware Update Improves Performance

Sony has released the first firmware update for its recently launched PlayStation 5. The patch notes are short and unspecific, but you may notice some degree of improved performance after downloading it.

The patch notes for system update 20.02-02.25.00 don’t specifically state what areas of the console are being addressed, simply stating, “This system software update improves system performance.” The entire update is just shy of 900MB and is available to download now.

The PS5 launched in the US, Canada, and other regions on November 12, with the launch in Europe taking place this Thursday, November 19. Since launching the console has had numerous reports of widespread issues, ranging from bugs preventing PS5 game downloads and requiring a format to numerous instances of technical issues with the console’s Rest Mode. Many GameSpot employees have encountered these issues personally, too.

The PS5 could also benefit from a change that removes PS4

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Waking up is hard to do when you’re spouse is still asleep

It was the Senate majority leader, orating. His voice suddenly boomed across the bedroom as I stabbed at the volume control.

There’s no going back to sleep after something like that.

I apologized. Ruth — now entirely awake — picked up her own phone and soon we both lay there chewing our digital cud like narcotized cattle.

There’s a lot of research about how bad smartphones are when you’re trying to go to sleep, but I think they may be just as bad when you’re waking up. They’re especially bad for couples, and especially couples who don’t wake up at the same time.

We used to wake up at the same time. That’s because we used to have a schedule. If Ruth had to be at her office by 9 a.m., that meant setting the alarm for 6. That meant both of us waking up at 6.

The pandemic has

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U.S.-European mission launches to monitor the world’s oceans — ScienceDaily

A joint U.S.-European satellite built to monitor global sea levels lifted off on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California Saturday, Nov. 21, at 9:17 a.m. PST (12:17 p.m. EST).

About the size of a small pickup truck, Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich will extend a nearly 30-year continuous dataset on sea level collected by an ongoing collaboration of U.S. and European satellites while enhancing weather forecasts and providing detailed information on large-scale ocean currents to support ship navigation near coastlines.

“The Earth is changing, and this satellite will help deepen our understanding of how,” said Karen St. Germain, director of NASA’s Earth Science Division. “The changing Earth processes are affecting sea level globally, but the impact on local communities varies widely. International collaboration is critical to both understanding these changes and informing coastal communities around the world.”

After arriving in orbit,

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Echo, Fire, Kindle Best Deals

Amazon Black Friday 2020 sales are accelerating and Amazon has already launched many of its doorbuster deals which you can buy right now. Headlining these are big savings on Echo, Fire and Kindle devices. Here are my top picks of the best Black Friday Amazon deals you need to know about.

Tip: bookmark this page, because deals will be updated daily (new 11/22 updates)

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Amazon Black Friday tip: if you are not already a member, remember to sign up for a free one month Amazon Prime account. You’ll get fast, free 24-hour shipping on thousands of items as well as access to Prime-exclusive deals. You can then cancel your membership within 30-days and pay nothing.

Note: this article does

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Global Financial Predictive Analytics Software Market 2020 Trending Technologies, Development Plans, Future Growth and Geographical Regions to 2026

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Nov 22, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) —
Global Financial Predictive Analytics Software Market 2020 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2026 interprets market overview, value chain structure, industrial environment, regional analysis, applications, market size, and forecast. The report is one of the most comprehensive and important additions to our archive of market research studies. The report presents an extensive analysis of market competition, regional expansion, and market segmentation by type, application, and geography supported by exact market figures. The report discusses different growth drivers, market challenges and restraints, and trends, and opportunities in detail. It focuses on the global Financial Predictive Analytics Software market trends, future forecasts, growth opportunities, key end-user industries, and market players. The objectives of the study are to present the key developments of the market across key regions.

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