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Is Independent Journalism at Risk?

With all these accusations lately of fake news, activist journalism, and a president who encourages his base to hate on the “liberal media,” journalists have really had it rough.  741 more words

Activism

Hong Kong escalator suddenly reverses; Otis Elevator workers arrested

HONG KONG — Two Otis Elevator Company employees have been arrested in connection with an escalator that suddenly reversed injuring over a dozen people.

The escalator was apparently thrown into reverse and increased speed Saturday afternoon and sent people onto the ground and on top of each other. 94 more words

News

How to store date, time, and timestamps in UTC time zone with JDBC and Hibernate

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Introduction

Dealing with time zones is always challenging. As a rule of thumb, it’s much easier if all date/time values are stored in the UTC format, and, if necessary, dealing with time zone conversations in the UI only. 1,213 more words

Hibernate

Earthquake, Magnitude 6.9 - SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS - 2017 February 24, 17:28:43 UTC

Magnitude: Mw 6.9, Region: SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS, Date time: 2017-02-24 17:28:43.4 UTC, Location: 23.35 S ; 178.80 W, Depth: 400 km.

Source: Earthquake, Magnitude 6.9 – SOUTH OF FIJI ISLANDS – 2017 February 24, 17:28:43 UTC

Maritime

So many times: the clocks in your Mac

No matter where you are on the earth, although your clock may show a different time, it advances in perfect step with all the other clocks on the planet. 1,056 more words

Technology

[Debian Bug] FAT32 Timestamp Offset Issue

FAT32 should be saved using localtime instead of UTC, designed by microsoft. However, FAT32 in Raspbian Version of Linux is saving timestamp with UTC time even without… 247 more words

Configs