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A "Superbug" Fungus Is Spreading Across the US

Over the past nine months, the number of US cases of an emerging, multi-drug resistant fungus has ballooned from 7 to more than 122. What’s more, the fungus, Candida auris, seems to be spreading, according to a field report the Centers for Disease.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMay 19th, 2017

Google and ProPublica Team Up To Build a National Hate Crime Database

In partnership with ProPublica, Google News Lab is launching a new tool to track hate crimes across America. The "Documenting Hate News Index" is being powered by machine learning to track reported hate crimes across all 50 states, collecting data fr.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 31 min. ago

YouTube starts delivering ‘breaking news’ on its homepage across platforms

 YouTube has started rolling out a “Breaking News” section in people’s feeds today across platforms as Alphabet continues to tailor custom content playlists to users logged into Google Accounts, Android Police reports. For mos.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News19 hr. 59 min. ago

Pro tips: How to get the best photos of the solar eclipse with a phone or a camera

People living across the continental U.S. will have a chance to see a total solar eclipse for the first time in 99 years next week on Aug. 21, so you might be thinking about taking some pics.  An event of this scale won't happen again until 2316.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 15 min. ago

Another one of Donald Trump"s committees just resigned in protest

In a move that is honestly should not be surprising at this point, members from another one of Donald Trump's committees have resigned.  The President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, which includes members from across the entertainme.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Here’s what reviewers think of Andy Rubin’s Android device, the Essential Phone

Andy Rubin's first Android device, the Essential Phone, is finally here. We've rounded up reviews from across the web to find out how it stacks up to competition like the Galaxy S8 and iPhone 7. The post Here’s what reviewers think of Andy Rubi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Google and ProPublica team up to build a national hate crime database

 Few things are certain in 2017’s fraught national climate, but hate certainly doesn’t look to be going away. In partnership with ProPublica, Google News Lab is launching a new tool to track hate crimes across America. Powered by mac.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Here"s what reviewers think of Andy Rubin"s Android device, the Essential Phone

Andy Rubin's first Android device, the Essential Phone, is finally here. We've rounded up reviews from across the web to find out how it stacks up to competition like the Galaxy S8 and iPhone 7. The post Here's what reviewers think of Andy Rubin.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Intel’s 8th-generation desktop CPUs will up core counts across the board

Several details of Intel’s 8th-generation Core i processors for desktops have leaked via a photo. Intel is evangelizing its 8th-generation Core i series with reckless abandon, most recently detailing the upcoming desktop chip line to Chinese.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Viral app is basically Dance Dance Revolution, but for your face

Think Dance Dance Revolution, but for your face. The Face Dance app, a music facial recognition based game, is going viral across Asia because of its seriously ridiculous gameplay videos. SEE ALSO: I hate the 'Dancing Hotdog!' game so much, but I can.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

This viral app is Dance Dance Revolution, but for your face

Think Dance Dance Revolution, but for your face. The Face Dance app, a music facial recognition based game, is going viral across Asia because of its seriously ridiculous gameplay videos. SEE ALSO: I hate the 'Dancing Hotdog!' game so much, but I can.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Twitter joins the eclipse party with full coverage of the celestial spectacular

Twitter has teamed up with The Weather Channel to provide full coverage of Monday's total solar eclipse as it makes its way across the U.S. Anyone can watch Twitter's coverage online — you don't have to have an account. The post Twitter joins the e.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

In Defense of the Popular Framework Electron

Electron, a popular framework that allows developers to write code once and seamlessly deploy it across multiple platforms, has been a topic of conversation lately among developers and users alike. Many have criticised Electron-powered apps to be "to.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Scientists Find 91 Volcanoes Underneath Antarctica’s Melting Ice

Geologists analyzing ice-penetrating radar data on Antarctica have found an additional, previously unknown 91 volcanoes, many of them in active rift zones across the continent. The post Scientists Find 91 Volcanoes Underneath Antarctica’s Melti.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

In Defense of Popular Framework Electron

Electron, a popular framework that allows developers to write code once and seamlessly deploy it across multiple platforms, has been a topic of conversation lately among developers and users alike. Many have criticised Electron-powered apps to be "to.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Report: Cities Have A Very Long Way To Go To Meet The Paris Climate Goals

Cities across the country have committed to taking the lead on climate change, but it’s going to be a long road. As the current administration rolls back environmental regulations–led by a president who believes global warming is.....»»

Category: topSource:  fastcodesignRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Solarflare Demos NVMe Fabric Running Across TCP Connections

NVMe-based systems are expected to be widely deployed in 2018. But it may be longer before all those systems can share a common storage network......»»

Category: itSource:  itbusinessedgeRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

HashiCorp Advances Secrets Management

HashiCorp Vault lets IT manage credentials across a range of applications versus having to replicate the same functionality inside every custom app......»»

Category: itSource:  itbusinessedgeRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Plexxi Partners with Decision Lab on Machine Learning for Networks

The goal is to create a dashboard that enables network administrators to make better informed decisions based on all the events across the network......»»

Category: itSource:  itbusinessedgeRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Three Apple suppliers hit by Taiwanese power outage, but iPhone production on-track

Three Apple suppliers in Taiwan say that production was hit by a widespread power failure across many parts of the country. One of the companies, which assembles and tests radio and Touch ID chips for the iPhone, says that the outage did have a signi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile wireless plans arrive nationwide

Following a soft launch in select markets, Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile unlimited wireless plans are now open to all users across the US. more….....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017