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WordPress Pays Tribute To Jobs – A Retro Mac Theme

The WordPress theme team worked through the night to pull out a rabbit from their collective hats, only in this case it is a Steve Jobs Retro Mac OS theme. “I don’t know what WordPress would look like today if not for the inspiration he gave all of us,” writes Matt Mullenweg  in a WordPress release.

Originally created by Stuart Brown, Retro MacOS is now available in the WordPress.com dashboard.

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Snowflake to acquire TruEra AI observability platform

Snowflake has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TruEra, providers of an AI observability platform. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Biggest Windows 11 update in 2 years nearly finalized, enters Release Preview — Ars Technica

Microsoft has released Windows 11 24H2 build 26100.712 to its Release Preview testing channel for Windows Insiders, a sign that the update is nearly complete and that the company has shifted into bug-fixing mode ahead of general availability, writes Andrew Cunningham in Ars Technica. 

Elon Musk’s xAI is working on making Grok multimodal — The Verge

Elon Musk’s AI company, xAI, is making progress on adding multimodal inputs to its Grok chatbot, according to public developer documents, writes Kylie Robison in The Verge.