Breathe easy? Air pollution trackers put to the test

Lara Lewington finds out if air pollution gadgets can help her pick the healthiest route to take......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcMar 8th, 2017

7-year-old who wrote adorable letter to Google CEO continues to crush it with new tech job

Chloe Bridgewater is only 7 years old but she's already getting paid to test products for a computer company.  Her new side hustle comes only a few months after she wrote a letter asking "Google boss" Sundar Pichai for a future job in tech. .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 11 min. ago

Score a Garmin Vivofit 3 Activity Tracker for only $76 right now on Amazon

Get in shape just in time for summer with one of the most popular fitness trackers. The Garmin Vivofit 3 Activity Tracker normally retails for $100 but is currently discounted to $76 on Amazon. The post Score a Garmin Vivofit 3 Activity Tracker for o.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago

Another iPhone 8 leak hints at wireless charging

 Slowly but surely, we’re getting hints about the next iPhone from multiple leaks. Today’s new image from @OnLeaks shows that the next iPhone could feature wireless charging. In this iPhone schematic, it’s easy to spot a rounde.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News2 hr. 54 min. ago

Oh my god, you can book a reservation at the Taco Bell test kitchen

PSA: The Taco Bell test kitchen — a magical mystery land for fast food lovers — is opening its doors to the public.  That means you — yes, you — can book a reservation to dine at the very same test kitchen that thought a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 54 min. ago

The FCC’s anti-net neutrality proposal is a giant question mark

 Yesterday the FCC’s Chairman, Ajit Pai, put existing net neutrality rules on notice, saying that the agency would continue to protect consumers — but with a lighter touch. Just how he plans to do that, however, is an open question......»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 2 min. ago

When to defrag a hard drive, TRIM an SSD and perform other storage tasks, or not

We still get quite a few questions about when and how to optimize storage devices. Easy answer: The care and feeding of storage devices is either taken care of automatically by Windows, or it's simply unnecessary. Mostly.[Have a tech question? Sen.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago

People Are Already Opening Accounts to Save for Space

In the halcyon days of yore, people put away money with the hopes of retiring somewhere warm, where they could argue about chicken salad with other curmudgeons until they expired. But very soon, the new retirement hotspot might be on Mars. While bil.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News3 hr. 19 min. ago

Review: WTFast Gaming VPN

WTFast claims to help lower your ping if you game on servers located far away. We put those claims to the test. Whether you are looking to protect your privacy or or want play games that are restricted where you live, a Virtual Private Network.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News4 hr. 54 min. ago

U.S. military wants white-hat hackers to target its cyber security systems

The U.S. military, which continues its interest in bug bounty programs as a way to improve cybersecurity, is launching a new contest next month.Called “Hack the Air Force,” the new program will put certain of the branch’s Web sites up as tar.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated News5 hr. 18 min. ago

UK loses another court case over failure to tackle air pollution

Government must unveil revised plans on 9 May and cannot wait until after the general election as it wanted to.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News5 hr. 18 min. ago

Apple Music redesign will put video in the spotlight

We know all about Apple's plans for Planet of the Apps and Carpool Karaoke, but it looks like the company has bigger things in mind for its music-focused series. Bloomberg reports an Apple Music redesign will accompany the next version.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News5 hr. 18 min. ago

Synthetic material replicates photosynthesis to generate energy, clean air

Scientists have discovered a method for triggering artificial photosynthesis using a synthetic material -- opening up a new way to generate energy and convert greenhouse gases into clean air. The post Synthetic material replicates photosynthesis to g.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 19 min. ago

Put Business Intelligence in Employees" Hands With Shared Libraries

In a data-driven organization, self-service business intelligence (BI) and analytics hold the key to empowering more people across your organization to make better decisions. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News5 hr. 35 min. ago

New blood test may better predict gestational diabetes

Researchers have found that a single measurement of GCD59, a novel biomarker for diabetes, at weeks 24-28 of gestation identified, with high sensitivity and specificity, women who failed the glucose challenge test as well as women with gestational di.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News5 hr. 54 min. ago

Apple Music in iOS 11 could put video front and center

Apple Music is a work in progress, and with iOS 11 Apple plans to revamp its $9.99 per month streaming service once again—this time to make video a more prominent feature.According to Bloomberg, the redesign reflects Apple’s big bets on video......»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News6 hr. 10 min. ago

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors ha inaugurato ufficialmente un laboratorio di prove nel Centro Tecnico di Trenčín

TRENČÍN, Repubblica Slovacca, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Apparecchiature ingegneristiche allo stato dell'arte consentono l'effettuazione di test di ampia portata su componenti di interni automobilistici Yanfeng read more.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News7 hr. 2 min. ago

New eye test detects earliest signs of glaucoma

Researchers have developed a simple, inexpensive diagnostic tool DARC (Detection of Apoptosing Retinal Cells). In clinical trials it allowed for the first time visualization of individual nerve cell death in patients with glaucoma. Early detection me.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News7 hr. 2 min. ago

Amazon’s New Echo Look Puts a Camera, Microphone in Your Bedroom

Amazon's new Echo Look touts fashion advice as its major feature, but it's a major push to put "smart" devices in the bedroom. The post Amazon’s New Echo Look Puts a Camera, Microphone in Your Bedroom appeared first on ExtremeTech......»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News7 hr. 2 min. ago

This is the best Beatles book ever yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah

How do you get your arms around this four-headed phenomenon we call the Beatles? How do you put into words the entirety of their influence on our music, our politics, our entire culture? It's too big a task. It would be like a fish trying to explain.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 11 min. ago

Google Trips update reminds us Google has another travel app, and it"s actually pretty great

Google has so many apps these days, it’s easy to forget what they all do. So, if you happened to see an update to the Trips app that you downloaded last year but didn’t use much, you’re probably wondering what’s new. Or maybe you just need.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News7 hr. 55 min. ago