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CO2 emissions from energy remain flat for third year running

Carbon dioxide emissions from the energy sector have not increased for three years in a row even as the global economy grew.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistMar 20th, 2017

Are There More Developers Than We Think?

JavaScript's npm package manager reports 4 million users, doubling every year, leading to an interesting question from tech industry analyst James Governor: Just how many developers are there out there? GitHub is very well placed to know, given it's.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

Samsung Launches Galaxy J3 Pro In India With Android 5.1 Lollipop

Almost after a year since Samsung launched the Galaxy J3 Pro In China, it has announced the Indian launch, available exclusively on Flipkart in Gold, White, and Black color schemes. The smartphone is priced at Rs 7,990, and surprisingly, the smartpho.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News5 hr. 0 min. ago

Exploring DynamIQ and ARM’s New CPUs: Cortex-A75, Cortex-A55

Another year, another TechDay, and another ARM facility (this time in Cambridge, UK)—can only mean new ARM IP. Over the span of several days, we got an in-depth look at its latest technologies, including DynamIQ, the Mali-G72 GPU, the Cortex-A.....»»

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

Dealership buy-sells fell in Q1, but advisers predict rebound

Buy-sell deals tumbled in the first quarter from robust year-earlier levels. But buy-sell advisers expect deals to rebound in 2017......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 52 min. ago

Walt Mossberg"s Last Column Calls For Privacy and Security Laws

70-year-old Walt Mossberg wrote his last weekly column Thursday, looking back on how "we've all had a hell of a ride for the last few decades" and revisiting his famous 1991 pronouncement that "Personal computers are just too hard to use, and it isn'.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 44 min. ago

Inflatable space habitat passes first hurdle, now onto radiation testing

Tests will determine whether inflatables play a role in deep space exploration. NASA It has now been a year since NASA successfully expanded a habitat attache.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News17 hr. 28 min. ago

The future: NASA uses 3D printing to test its new expandable habitat

Tests will determine whether inflatables play a role in deep space exploration. NASA It has now been a year since NASA successfully expanded a habitat attache.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News18 hr. 0 min. ago

Racer Graham Rahal tells us about his Indy 500 preparations

It's not as simple as just keeping it floored and turning left every so often. Enlarge / Graham Rahal during practice for the Indianapolis 500 this year. (credit: Michael Hickey | Getty Images) The 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 is just.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News20 hr. 36 min. ago

A year of digging through code yields “smoking gun” on VW, Fiat diesel cheats

Current US and EU emissions testing is insufficient to confirm compliance. Enlarge / Volkswagen AG Turbocharged Direct Injection (TDI) vehicles sit parked in a storage lot at San Bernardino International Airport (SBD) in San Bernardino, Califor.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News20 hr. 36 min. ago

Google Go-Playing A.I. Retires To Focus On Energy Conservation And Medicine

After "narrowly" beating the world's top Go player, what's left for Google's AlphaGo AI? Engadget reports: Now that it has nothing left to prove, the AI is hanging up its boots and leaving the world of competitive Go behind. AlphaGo's developers from.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 28th, 2017

Hackers Have Targeted Both the Trump Organization And Democrat Election Data

An anonymous reader writes: Two recent news stories give new prominence to politically-motivated data breaches. Friday the Wall Street Journal reported that last year Guccifer 2.0 sent 2.5 gigabytes of Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee elec.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Alpine Linux 3.6.0 Released

An anonymous reader quotes DistroWatch: Natanael Copa has announced the release of Alpine Linux 3.6.0. Alpine Linux is an independent, minimal operating system that is well suited to running servers, routers and firewalls. Version 3.6.0 introduces su.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Say goodbye to the video store, hello to the non-profit foundation

How one of the last video stores turned non-profit with an eye on preservation. 120,000 movies, six minutes. Ars takes the Scarecrow Video tour. (video link) Despite fond memories running to Blockbuster as a kid, these days you probably h.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

The Race of Gentlemen classes up the beach with vintage motorcycles and cars

The Race of Gentlemen is a combination carnival, vintage car and motorcycle race, history lesson, and all around good time. This year's east coast event is June 10 and 11 on the beach in Wildwood, New Jersey. The post The Race of Gentlemen classes up.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Our galaxy produces 9 trillion kilograms of antimatter a second—how?

New study proposes a (relatively) mundane source: a specific class of supernova. Enlarge / That sharp red line is the high-energy radiation coming from our own galaxy, some of which is produced by the annihilation of antimatter. (credit: NASA/DO.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Our galaxy produces 1013kg of antimatter a second—how?

New study proposes a (relatively) mundane source: a specific class of supernova. Enlarge / That sharp red line is the high-energy radiation coming from our own galaxy, some of which is produced by the annihilation of antimatter. (credit: NASA/DO.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Hackers Have Targetted Both the Trump Organization And Democrat Election Data

An anonymous reader writes: Two recent news stories give new prominence to politically-motivated data breaches. Friday the Wall Street Journal reported that last year Guccifer 2.0 sent 2.5 gigabytes of Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee elec.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

What Bad News? Markets Surge Despite It All

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite both hit record highs, as stocks remain impervious to blaring headlines and disappointing data......»»

Category: financeSource:  barronsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Dealer Bellavia rasing money for prostate cancer research

A year ago, noted dealer lawyer Len Bellavia was told that he had terminal cancer and would soon be dead. That's not the way things turned out......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

A Third of the Nation"s Honeybee Colonies Died Last Year

A third of the honeybees in the United States were lost over the last year, part of a decade-long die-off experts said may threaten our food supply. USA Today reports: The annual survey of roughly 5,000 beekeepers showed the 33% dip from April 2016 t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017