Apple has picked up the next show from Breaking Bad’s creator

Apple has picked up the next show from Breaking Bad’s creator

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It’s Vince Gilligan’s adjacent large task aft Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul

Sep 22, 2022, 8:45 PM UTC|

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The Untitled Vince Gilligan Project is present successful officially successful the works.

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Apple has picked up the adjacent amusement from Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul creator Vince Gilligan. The two-season Apple TV Plus show, which Apple presently calls the “Untitled Vince Gilligan Project,” volition prima Rhea Seehorn, who was nominated for an Emmy for playing lawyer Kim Wexler successful Better Call Saul.

Apple isn’t revealing overmuch astir the bid conscionable yet, but Gilligan did stock a tiny hint of what we tin expect. “After 15 years, I figured it was clip to instrumentality a interruption from penning antiheroes… and who’s much heroic than the superb Rhea Seehorn?” Gilligan said successful a statement. “It’s agelong past clip she had her ain show, and I consciousness fortunate to get to enactment connected it with her.” Gilligan volition beryllium serving arsenic showrunner and enforcement producer.

In picking up Gilligan’s caller show, Apple tin number yet different prestigious creator among the ranks of its increasing Apple TV Plus library. Apple TV Plus already has rather a fewer deed bid with large names attached, similar Ted Lasso, Severance, and The Morning Show, and if the prime of Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul are thing to spell by, Gilligan’s untitled caller task has the imaginable to beryllium different large gully to the service.

The latest Alex Jones defamation proceeding is not going good for Alex Jones.

The Infowars big has already been hit with millions of dollars successful damages for spreading lies astir Sandy Hook — but today’s proceeding suggests helium could beryllium connected the hook for adjacent more.


Jones says he's done saying he's sorry. He thought it was staged, helium says, and "I basal by that." They're each yelling astatine each other. This is... wholly unreal.

— Anna Merlan (@annamerlan) September 22, 2022

Here’s a look astatine a fewer Pixel Watch watchfaces.

Google is ramping up the selling instrumentality up of adjacent month’s Pixel 7 and Pixel Watch event and has released a abbreviated video (via 9to5Google) highlighting the plan and showcasing immoderate of the watchfaces it volition have. Most of them are rather simple, with conscionable the clip being displayed.

These videos ever look large from a selling perspective, but I deliberation they poorly bespeak however I really usage a smartwatch. I privation the machine connected my wrist to amusement maine utile accusation similar weather, calendar appointments, timers, etc, which means it’s ne'er arsenic sparse oregon elemental looking arsenic it is successful these ads.


Please halt trying to bid the Hummer EV.

GMC is closing the bid books for the Hummer EV motortruck and SUV aft receiving 90,000 reservations for the arguable electrical vehicle, according to the Detroit Free Press. It conscionable can’t look to support up with demand, truthful the GM-owned institution has decided to halt taking orders until accumulation picks up. Maybe if the Hummer’s artillery wasn’t the same value arsenic a whole-ass Honda Civic, it would beryllium easier to manufacture, but I digress.

GMC is the latest automaker to tally into the occupation of EV request acold outstripping supply. Ford besides is having trouble making capable F-150 Lightnings and Mustang Mach-Es to capable each its orders. Waitlists for astir disposable EVs are longer than my arm. Things are going to beryllium choky until the car manufacture is capable to bring much artillery factories and assembly plants online, and unluckily that could instrumentality a while.


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Tesla recalls 1.1 cardinal vehicles to forestall drivers from getting pinched by the windows.

The contented is that the windows would not admit definite objects portion closing, which could effect successful “a pinching wounded to the occupant.” It’s a beauteous tremendous recall, covering immoderate 2017-2022 Model 3, 2020-2021 Model Y, and 2021-2022 Model S and Model X vehicles.

Tesla said it would contented a hole via an over-the-air bundle update. Notably, cipher has been been injured oregon killed by Tesla’s ravenous windows, but I wouldn’t urge sticking your fingers successful determination conscionable to spot what happens.


Congress is trying to marque Google wage quality outlets for links again.

The arguable Journalism Competition and Preservation Act — which would fto quality publishers negociate payments for being linked by sites similar Google — suffered a setback earlier this period acknowledgment to a surprise Ted Cruz amendment trying to bounds the platforms’ moderation options. After immoderate negotiations betwixt Cruz and sponsor Amy Klobuchar, it’s backmost for markup today, and it’s got critics adjacent much disquieted than before.


Twitter asks a tribunal to marque its whistleblower uncover if helium contacted Elon Musk.

The Delaware Court of Chancery has issued different mates decisions successful the fast-upcoming Twitter v. Musk trial. It’s letting Musk adhd allegations that Twitter whistleblower Peiter “Mudge” Zatko received a $7.75 cardinal payout from the company. Meanwhile, it punted connected a Twitter petition for details astir whether Musk oregon his associates knew astir Zatko’s whistleblower claims earlier helium took them nationalist — Twitter and Musk’s lawyers volition combat that retired successful a September 27th hearing.


Green light.

And we’re back! You whitethorn person noticed a review of the caller AirPods Pros, and the TikTok vs. Facebook conflict heads to the metaverse acknowledgment to this Pico 4 VR headset that lines up against the Meta Quest Pro.

Still, the sneakiest quality of the greeting mightiness beryllium this tidbit from Chris Welch’s update connected the $30 Chromecast HD — the caller instrumentality already runs Android 12, and the 4K exemplary volition get an update “in the adjacent future.”


A close-up of the Pico 4 headset

Have you seen immoderate edited tweets yet?

Twitter’s edit button is unrecorded to a tiny radical of users, Bloomberg says — “a subset of a subset” — and has been for astir 24 hours. I haven’t seen immoderate yet, though, and the option’s not successful my Twitter Blue settings either. So support an oculus out, and fto america cognize if you travel crossed the mythical edited tweet!


The James Webb scope has snapped this ghostly representation of Neptune’s rings.

NASA describes the representation arsenic the clearest presumption of Neptune’s rings successful implicit 30 years, immoderate of which haven't been detected since Voyager 2’s flyby successful 1989. Webb was besides capable to seizure 7 of Neptune’s 14 known moons, with Triton appearing truthful agleam it astir looks similar a star.

The Ice Giant appeared heavy bluish successful images antecedently taken by the Hubble abstraction scope owed to methane successful its atmosphere, but these images utilizing the Webb telescope’s Near-Infrared Camera springiness it an altogether much ethereal look.


James Webb representation  of Neptune and Triton

That ‘star’ connected the near is really Triton, Neptunes largest moon. And spot those agleam streaks and patches connected the planet? Those are methane-ice clouds reflecting sunlight.

Image: Nasa

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