The Wilde Ride for 04/14/21

Dominos is now delivering pizza via autonomous vehicles.

Good news for people who got the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines… you can’t transmit COVID-19.

Bad news for Johnson and Johnson though- use of their vaccine has been put on hold due to some people developing blood clots.

NFTs are all the rage right now and sports organizations are getting in on it.

Facebook is testing a new video-based dating app called Sparked.

Whaaat? Disney is working on a “real” lightsaber.

That’s a wrap on this blog. See ya tomorrow. <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 04/13/21

Sad news from the family of Jack Hanna. He has dementia.

He was always a favorite guest on Letterman

Adidas has released a pair of new LEGO-inspired shoes.

You can tell things are getting back to normal when a Marvel blockbuster release date is announced. Black Widow will now open on July 9th.

What if Kurt Cobain, Jimmy Hendrix, Jim Morrison and Amy Winehouse were still alive making music? Over The Bridge, an organization that empowers musicians and to reclaim their lives from their mental health struggles, used artificial intelligence to create the album the 27 Club never had the chance to.

That’s all for today. See you tomorrow. <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 04/12/21

Women and people under 40 seem to be more likely to have strong side effects to a COVID-19 vaccine.

Taylor Swift dropped her re-corded Fearless album with some surprise previously unreleased tracks.

And Prince’s estate has announced a new album of his previously unreleased music that’ll drop this summer.

If the air you’re breathing is not so fresh, you can now buy a bottle of coastal air.

Would you like to travel via train this summer? Amtrak has a BOGO deal you might wanna check out.

You can stop obsessively cleaning to get rid of COVID. The CDC has revised its guidelines.

The first flight of the Ingenuity helicopter has been bumped to Wednesday at the earliest.

Your Fitbit might be able to tell you that you’re sick before you even realize it.

Your springtime allergies could be the result of “botanical sexism.”

The woman with the world’s longest nails just had them cut off.

I hope you have a great week! <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 04/06/2021

Elon Musk’s Neuralink company could be piping music directly into our brains in the future.

It’s time to stop thinking of dandelions as weeds. They’re actually very beneficial for your health!

I was so sorry to see that April the Giraffe died. 🙁

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I snapped this screenshot back in April 2017 after watching for a birth for weeks.

Scientists have created a new kind of diamond that’s stronger than the real thing.

That’s it for now. I’m getting my second COVID shot tomorrow and since the first one made me feel bad, I’m better prepared this time and taking the rest of the week off to recover. After that, I’m good to go and ready to hug some people! (In two weeks when I’m considered “fully vaccinated.) So I’ll see you back here on Monday. <3 Jennifer

The Wilde Ride for 04/05/2021

If you use facebook, your personal info is likely floating around on a hackers’ forum, so beware of scammers.

A woman in England just gave birth to twins who were conceived 3 weeks apart.

Did you get more chocolate than you can eat? Here’s how to properly store it.

“Mini-brains” could be part of medicine of the future.

Some grandparents today aren’t down with being called “Grandma” or “Grandpa” so they’re choosing alternate names like “Glamma” and others.

That’s it for now. See you tomorrow. <3 Jennifer