Climate change may accelerate infectious disease outbreaks, say researchers

Aside from inflicting devastating natural disasters on often vulnerable communities, climate change can also spur outbreaks of infectious diseases like Zika , malaria and dengue fever, according to a new study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyOct 12th, 2017

The best cheap iPad deals in October 2017

We've found all the best deals on all the Apple iPads – now with added iPad Pro. If you're looking for cheap iPad deals - you've most certainly come to the right place! The iPhone may not be the best phone these days, but the iPad i.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News9 min. ago

Mobile Phone Companies Appear To Be Selling Your Location To Almost Anyone

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: You may remember that last year, Verizon (which owns Oath, which owns TechCrunch) was punished by the FCC for injecting information into its subscribers' traffic that allowed them to be tracked wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 min. ago

Australia launches site to report revenge porn

Australia has launched an online portal to report revenge porn, with researchers warning women are being affected on a "mass scale"......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated News36 min. ago

On-demand dog-walking app Wag, which sources say raised over $59M, is being criticized for losing dogs and fighting with customers, spooking potential investors (Olivia Zaleski/Bloomberg)

Olivia Zaleski / Bloomberg: On-demand dog-walking app Wag, which sources say raised over $59M, is being criticized for losing dogs and fighting with customers, spooking potential investors  —  The pet-care app is being criticized fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News1 hr. 0 min. ago

INSIGHT FROM FLIGHTGLOBAL: Airline Capacity Breakdown – October 2017

Get an overview of airline capacity across the different regions, illustrating the fastest-growing regional markets as of October 2017, so you can plan your next strategic move. Understand YoY change in seat capacity, flight frequencies and ASMs/ASK.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

The best VPN apps for iPhone and iOS in 2017

Stay secure when you’re online with your iPhone or iPad. Apple’s iPhone is widely regarded as a stable and secure smartphone, but that isn’t to say that iOS doesn’t have its own issues regarding security and privacy .....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 28 min. ago
Category: hardwareSource:  bit-techRelated News3 hr. 0 min. ago

China IIoT market to see 20% CAGR in next four years

In line with the advent of the Industry 4.0 era, China is aggressively gearing up for the development of IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) applications to accelerate industrial upgrades and transformations, with its domestic IIoT market scale esti.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 0 min. ago

Adobe releases emergency fix for Flash Player zero-day exploited in the wild

Adobe has released an out-of-band security update for Adobe Flash Player that patches a zero-day remote code execution vulnerability actively exploited in the wild. Kaspersky Lab researchers spotted the live attacks on October 10, 2017, and say that.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News3 hr. 20 min. ago

Researchers 3D-Print Super-Strong Aluminum to Solve Longstanding Welding Problem

Researchers have made a significant breakthrough in metal additive manufacturing with a new technique for successfully 3D printing high-strength aluminum that makes previously unweldable metals weldable. The technique—developed at Malibu, Calif.-ba.....»»

Category: roboticsSource:  designnewsRelated News4 hr. 27 min. ago

As GDPR implementation date approaches, cyber risk gets more attention

The upcoming implementation of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which takes effect in May 2018, has elevated cyber risk to the top of the corporate agenda for organizations doing business in Europe. In a new global Ma.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Every Wi-Fi enabled device vulnerable to a new security attack called KRACK

Security researchers have discovered weaknesses in the WPA2 (Wi-Fi Protected Access II), the security protocol for most modern Wi-Fi networks. An attacker within the range of victim can interrupt credit card numbers, passwords, photos, and other sens.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated News7 hr. 36 min. ago

Climate change informs rug collection by Fernando Mastrangelo

Breaking ice sheets, evaporating lakes and other phenomena relating to Earth's changing climate have influenced the patterns of these rugs by Brooklyn artist Fernando Mastrangelo. Read more Breaking ice sheets, evaporating lakes and other ph.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News8 hr. 8 min. ago

Google Maps ditches automatic calorie estimates after users say it’s not helpful and even potentially harmful

 Google Maps will remove a widely criticized experimental iOS feature that estimated how many calories its users could potentially burn by walking a route. A Google rep told TechCrunch that the decision was “based on strong user feedback&#.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 28 min. ago

Weekly Tech Reminders: Time Change, Digital Audio Interface and Repack

An excerpt from this week’s Monday Morning Coffee and Technical Notes.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated News8 hr. 36 min. ago

Australia tries to solve its bike-sharing dumping problem

Singapore-based, dockless bike-sharing service oBike fished 42 bikes out of Melbourne's Yarra River in one day. Suffice it to say, something has to be done about the high instances of bike-share dumping — and slowly but surely, local councils a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 36 min. ago

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a self-driving car? Moove lets you find out

Researchers in Germany have built an unorthodox vehicle that you get to drive using only the data a self-driving car gets to see. The results provides a glimpse at how an autonomous car sees the world. The post Ever wondered what it’s like to be a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 52 min. ago

How KRACK made it past scrutiny of researchers: IEEE"s standards specs are hard to access and handshake and encryption protocols were vetted separately (Matthew Green/A Few Thoughts ...)

Matthew Green / A Few Thoughts on Cryptographic Engineering: How KRACK made it past scrutiny of researchers: IEEE's standards specs are hard to access and handshake and encryption protocols were vetted separately  —  The big news in.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News11 hr. 52 min. ago

Amazon sportswear line may use the same vendors as Uniqlo and Nike

Amazon, never content with existing as-is, will launch its own line of sportswear in the future, according to sources. These clothes will be made specifically for the Internet retailer, giving Prime subscribers and others an online destination for ac.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News13 hr. 8 min. ago

Netflix may spend $8 billion on content in 2018

Netflix has never been afraid to spend big bucks to acquire existing content and develop new programs. On the comedy front alone, Netflix over the past 12 months has spent hundreds of millions of dollars via deals signed with A-list comedians such as.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News13 hr. 28 min. ago