Apple now lets you automatically transfer your iCloud Photo Library to Google Photos

Apple has added a service that lets you automatically transfer photos, videos, and albums from your iCloud Photo Library to Google Photos (via MacRumors). The feature has a support document outlining the procedure, which simply entails going to privacy.apple. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/3/3/22311990/apple-icloud-photo-google-transfer-how-to

Great apes receive COVID-19 vaccine at San Diego Zoo

Several great apes at the San Diego Zoo received two doses each of a COVID-19 vaccine in February, National Geographic reports. The lucky recipients are four orangutans and five bonobos, who were distracted with treats as they got their shots. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/3/3/22311984/great-apes-covid-19-vaccine-san-diego-zoo

Steam sensation Valheim sold 5 million copies in one month

Breakout early access sensation Valheim, the Nordic-themed survival title taking the gaming world by storm, has sold more than 5 million copies since it launched on Steam on February 2nd, developer Iron Gate Studio announced on Wednesday. At a retail price of $19. via Technology and News Today https://www.theverge.com/2021/3/3/22311338/valheim-five-million-copies-sold-valve-steam-early-access-success

Newly Restored Pompeiian Frescoes Capture Hunting Scenes in Vivid Detail

The walls of Pompeii’s House of the Ceii are adorned with scenes of animals locked in battle, from a big cat on the verge of taking down a pair of rams to a deer looking back in terror as a wild boar gives chase. via Technology and News Today https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/newly-restored-pompeiian-frescoes-capture-hunting-scene-vivid-detail-180977116/

This Guy Got a Minecraft Server Running on His Canon DSLR

A programmer who goes by the name Turtius has managed to install and run a Minecraft server on a Canon SL2 (also known as the EOS200D) DSLR camera. Turtius was working on reverse-engineering Canon’s network processor when he decided to try and see if it could be done. via Technology and News Today https://petapixel.com/2021/03/03/this-guy-got-a-minecraft-server-running-on-his-canon-dslr/

Does this Make Sense? Gasoline Delivered to Your Car

Some California drivers no longer go to the gas station—and it’s not because they drive electric cars. Gasoline increasingly is being delivered into the fuel tanks of cars while their owners work or as they spend time at home. via Technology and News Today https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/does-this-make-sense-gasoline-delivered-to-your-car/