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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"s annual report shows more web traffic is encrypted

For several years now, Google has been exerting pressure to increase the usage of HTTPS across the internet. By defaulting to secure connections on both ends, users can be protected from anyone who may intercept or even manipulate data as it.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News11 hr. 56 min. ago

NASA model improves odds of finding habitable exoplanets

NASA has a new model that improves the space agency’s odds of identifying habitable exoplanets. The model is based on new NASA research that determines conditions across three different dimensions instead of one, as previous models did. With th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News22 hr. 48 min. ago

7 haunted houses across America you should definitely visit this Halloween

There's nothing more fun, or more terrifying, than running down a dark hallway with a menacing clown hot on your tail.  It's officially the Halloween season and possibly the only time of the year when you're brave enough to come face-to-face wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

SearchCap: AdWords parallel tracking, Google Attribution & local search updates

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: AdWords parallel tracking, Google Attribution & local search updates appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please vi.....»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Billboard in 2018 will give songs played on paid streaming services more weight, but why?

Charting the popularity of music used to be relatively straightforward as the only two metrics to consider were physical retail sales and radio airplay. These days, things aren’t nearly as clear-cut as listeners consume music across multiple pl.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Shooting stars due as meteor shower peaks

Shooting stars are expected to streak across the sky as Earth passes through debris left behind by a comet......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Fake iPhone X has a fake notch, obviously

We're only one week away from iPhone X pre-orders, but the counterfeit market is already offering a variety of similar-looking devices to a particular crowd. As I anticipated, I came across one such clone while wandering around Hong Kon.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Why Audi’s new naming system won’t be coming to America anytime soon

Audi introduced a new two-digit naming system for its entire lineup. It was initially announced as a global plan, but company officials have confirmed to Digital Trends that the new names won't make the trip across the pond. to the U.S. The post Why.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Dynasty Warriors 9’s Open Field Gameplay Explained; Cao Ren, Jia Xu, Lu Meng, Xu Shu Revealed

The Japanese homepage for the upcoming Dynasty Warriors 9 has been updated, showcasing how players will advance the war across the field map of China, and some new and returning characters. Read Dynasty Warriors 9’s Open Field Gameplay Explaine.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

East of Siberia: The Fragility of Field Plans

Sometimes your truck makes it across the frozen river, and sometimes it doesn't -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

iPhone X release nightmare: Here’s the problem

The iPhone X launch was a problem since it was announced – but a bit of analysis today suggests Apple’s troubles are ending soon. While billboards, underground tram ads, and video spots run rampant across the world for iPhone X, behind th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Intel May Deploy AVX-512 in Upcoming 10nm Cannon Lake CPUs

Intel is bringing its AVX-512 instruction set to desktop CPUs with its upcoming Cannon Lake CPUs, but AVX-512 is a good deal more complex than previous SIMD sets, and its capabilities are distributed across a wider range of products. The post Intel M.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

This 94-year-old WWII veteran is crowdfunding a tour of refugee camps across the world

Harry Leslie Smith is a World War II RAF veteran who will turn 95 in February 2018.  SEE ALSO: David Miliband wants you to know that the refugee crisis is still happening He is also an activist who's written several books on the Great Depression.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Nissan Vehicle-to-Grid Program Spreading in Europe

The scheme, announced at the Nissan Futures event in Norway, has been tested in Denmark and is to begin its European rollout next year. The trial involving a fleet of e-NV200 vans resulted in weekly revenue of €40 per vehicle for their owners......»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Can it be true? Most consumers value security more than convenience

52 percent of UK consumers think fraud is an inevitable part of shopping online, according to Paysafe, a global payments provider. What are the top three challenges of identifying, managing and protecting against fraud across different payment method.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

One Angel Square / BDP

The building regenerates this historically important quarter of the town, whilst respecting the scale and grain of its neighbors and preserving cherished longer views across the town’s skyline. It never the less reflects the best of contem.....»»

Category: infraSource:  archdailyRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Madison Reed just raised another $25 million to open hair color bars across the U.S.

 You get to a certain age, and if you’re remotely vain (and let’s face it, you are), you need to have your hair colored fairly frequently. You’re hardly alone. Roughly 75 percent of women in the United States color their hair,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsOct 19th, 2017

Buying a Pixel 2 today? You might want to skip Google’s pop-up stores

Today is a day the Google faithful have been waiting a couple of weeks for. The Pixel 2 officially goes on sale across the US today, though unfortunately, your options are limited if you’re looking to buy, thanks to an exclusivity deal the big.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsOct 19th, 2017

One to 10 mutations are needed to drive cancer, scientists find

For the first time, scientists have provided unbiased estimates of the number of mutations needed for cancers to develop, in a study of more than 7,500 tumors across 29 cancer types. Researchers have adapted a technique from the field of evolution to.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 19th, 2017

Designers to watch from Design Week Mexico 2017"s Inédito exhibition

Emerging designers from across Mexico and Latin America showcased new products at this year's Inédito exhibition, held at Museo Tamayo during Design Week Mexico this month. We've chosen our picks of the bunch. Read more Emerging designers f.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsOct 19th, 2017