Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Your 2018–19 NBA Most Valuable Player

Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Your 2018–19 NBA Most Valuable Player

Photo: Kevin Winter (Getty)Monday night Milwaukee Bucks destroyer of worlds Giannis Antetokounmpo became the first European import to win the NBA Most Valuable Player award since Dirk Nowitzki in 2007, and the first NBA player ever to win MVP after having won the NBA’s Most Improved Player, which Giannis won after the 2016–17 season. Giannis’s…

Weekly Editorial Round-Up: NYC trivia, CircuitPython 4.1.0 Beta, AdaBox012, & more!

Weekly Editorial Round-Up: NYC trivia, CircuitPython 4.1.0 Beta, AdaBox012, & more!

June 17, 2019 AT 4:00 pm Weekly Editorial Round-Up: NYC trivia, CircuitPython 4.1.0 Beta, AdaBox012, & more! ADAFRUIT WEEKLY EDITORIAL ROUND-UPWe’ve got so much happening here at Adafruit that it’s not always easy to keep up! Don’t fret, we’ve got you covered. Each week we’ll be posting a handy round-up of what we’ve been up…

Apple’s new Seattle campus may mean big things for Siri, artificial intelligence

Apple’s new Seattle campus may mean big things for Siri, artificial intelligence

It sure looks like Apple has big plans for Siri. Apple plans to hire 2,000 more employees for a new Seattle campus, the company announced Monday. A significant number of those jobs look like they’re focused on improving Siri and developing more advanced artificial intelligence. While Apple already has about 500 workers in the area,…

‘Star Wars’ Trivia: Mark Hamill Went Full Motion-Capture For a Small Additional Role in ‘The Last Jedi’

‘Star Wars’ Trivia: Mark Hamill Went Full Motion-Capture For a Small Additional Role in ‘The Last Jedi’

The true, lasting legacy of Star Wars: The Last Jedi won’t be clear until after the dust settles on J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Will Rian Johnson’s 2017 entry be considered a pivotal turning point in the Star Wars mythos, or a creatively risky anomaly whose narrative decisions are largely ret-conned? While…

Tom Holland is “heartbroken” that Gwyneth Paltrow forgot about their time in Spider-Man: Homecoming

Tom Holland is “heartbroken” that Gwyneth Paltrow forgot about their time in Spider-Man: Homecoming

Recently Gwyneth Paltrow had the great pleasure of learning that she had a scene in Tom Holland’s first solo MCU installment, Spider-Man: Homecoming. It’s an understandable (and hilarious) mistake, if you consider the likely packed nature of the Avengers filming schedule at that time, those scenes could have ended up anywhere, really. But that didn’t…

Jeopardy!: James Holzhauer’s winning streak ends short of money record

Jeopardy!: James Holzhauer’s winning streak ends short of money record

Image copyright Jeopardy Productions Inc Image caption James Holzhauer was just short of breaking the programme’s money record A professional gambler’s 32-game winning streak on US quiz show Jeopardy! has come to an end after he was beaten by a university librarian. James Holzhauer had won $2.46m (£1.9m) before losing to Emma Boettcher.He is only…