Open Space Technology

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Open Space Technology (OST) is a workshop format that allows a group of people to work through a complex set of issues in a finite amount of time. The time is typically from half-a-day to three days for a workshop. kampanye di media sosial To run OST there must be a well defined question or problem statement. Then OST will allow a group of people to have all the conversations they need, to document all those conversations, to collaborate with all the right people, and to reach a shared consensus on the best way forward.

OST is an Open Source

Themes, themes, and more themes

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There are heaps of smart light bulbs to choose from if you want to spice up your lighting. Some offer millions of colors, some offer convenient scheduling apps, but sometimes you need a smarter light bulb to nail both. Lifx is hoping that it’s created such a bulb, and it’s time to put those claims to the test in our Lifx Color review.

What you need to know about the Lifx Color

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  • Lifx Color (800lm, 9W — 1-pack): $34.99 / £39.99 / €44.99
  • Lifx Color (800lm, 9W — 2-pack): $64.99 / £69.99

The Lifx Color

iPhones will soon accept contactless payments directly, says report

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Small businesses will soon be able to use iPhones to accept payments without the need for Square-style extra hardware, according to a Bloomberg report. The feature has been anticipated since Apple bought contactless payment startup Mobeewave in 2020, and Bloomberg now says it could be coming via a software update “in the coming months.”

Mobeewave previously worked with Samsung on similar NFC functionality, trialling a system called Samsung POS in the startup’s home country of Canada in 2019 before launching it worldwide. Samsung POS enabled Samsung phones to accept payments directly from contactless cards and NFC payment services like Apple

Spotify says it will remove Neil Young’s music instead of dropping Joe Rogan

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Enlarge / Neil Young performs at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island during Farm Aid 30 on September 19, 2015, in Chicago, Illinois.

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With Neil Young having told Spotify that it can keep him or podcaster Joe Rogan but not both, the streaming company today said it will remove Young’s catalog of music.

“We want all the world’s music and audio content to be available to Spotify users,” Spotify said in a statement to Deadline and other media organizations. “With that comes great responsibility in balancing both safety for listeners and freedom for creators. We

Millions of colors, no hub in sight

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The world of smart light bulbs has exploded in recent years, and it can be hard to decide on your perfect match. Luckily, TP-Link has ample experience in the smart home game. Its Kasa Smart Bulb (KL125) offers millions of colors and lighting temperatures without the need for a hub. They sound great on paper, but let’s find out how they stand up in our TP-Link Kasa Smart Bulb (KL125) review.

What you need to know about the TP-Link Kasa Smart Bulb (KL125)

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  • TP-Link Kasa Smart Bulb (KL125) (1 pack): $14.99
  • TP-Link Kasa Smart Bulb

Samsung’s Galaxy S22 likely to debut at Unpacked on February 9th

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Samsung has confirmed a date and time for its next Galaxy Unpacked event: Wednesday, February 9th at 10AM ET / 7AM PT. The invitation features a large letter “S” with the words “The Epic Standard,” indicating that we can expect to see the Galaxy S22 series debut on the livestream, to nobody’s surprise. Samsung itself had already hinted that a new S-series Ultra device would be coming in February — one that will likely absorb the Note series.

As they tend to, the S22 leaks have been coming in strong over the past month. From the looks of it, the

Fabs stretched thin as chip shortage shrinks inventories to just 5 days

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Enlarge / A worker checks a mainboard at a Vingroup production facility in Hanoi, Vietnam.

US chip supplies are close to the breaking point as a new survey reveals diminished inventories and overstretched fabs.

The numbers put the chip shortage in stark relief. In 2021, companies that purchase semiconductors had less than five days of inventory on hand as opposed to the 40 days of inventory they had in 2019, according to a survey of more than 150 companies conducted by the US Department of Commerce. At the same time, demand was up 17 percent. Many of the companies surveyed

Amazon Halo View review: Costly conundrum

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Amazon brings even more to the table with its latest fitness tracker, the Amazon Halo View. While still a very basic device, the Halo View boasts a brand new display and interesting new measurables in hopes of helping users on their wellness journey. Overall, it’s a decent device at a very good price, but users will need to sign up for a subscription to get the most out of it. Find out more in our full Amazon Halo View review.

About this Amazon Halo View review: I tested the Amazon Halo View over a period of 12 days. The Amazon

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