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Do Bugs Poop?

Don't think too hard about this on your next picnic, but yes, bugs poop......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 20th, 2017

Are You Measuring Employee Engagement? More News

The problem with disengaged employees? Companies don't measure their happiness to begin with. For them, "the number of bugs fixed or deals closed is easier to measure, whereas culture is more fungible and so harder to measure," Ted Sapountzis, vic.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsJun 18th, 2017

You Can Hack Some Mazda Cars With a USB Flash Drive

An anonymous reader writes: "Mazda cars with next-gen Mazda MZD Connect infotainment systems can be hacked just by plugging in a USB flash drive into their dashboard, thanks to a series of bugs that have been known for at least three years," reports.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 16th, 2017

The bed bugs won"t bite thanks to this smart IoT track-and-trap device

Worried about bed bugs? Delta Five's Automated Insect Monitoring System uses heat, vapors, pheromones, and other odorless methods to attract insects, then traps them and sends you the photos to prove it. The post The bed bugs won't bite thanks t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 7th, 2017

Smart device tracks down, captures bed bugs, then sends you photo evidence

Worried about bed bugs? Delta Five's Automated Insect Monitoring System uses heat, vapors, pheromones, and other odorless methods to attract insects, then traps them and sends you the photos to prove it. The post Smart device tracks down, captures be.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 7th, 2017

MJX Bugs 8 250mm Brushless FPV Racing Drone Review

There has been a huge rise of interest for Racing Drones. Last year Dubai hosted the inaugural World Drone Prix competition, making it the biggest drone racing event in history, and with a multi-million dollar prize pool, it essentially leg.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsJun 6th, 2017

iOS 11 Beta Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know

iOS 11 Beta Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Pre-release software is almost always riddled with bugs and performance problems so it’s not surprising to see a growing list of complaints about iOS.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsJun 6th, 2017

Apple Unveils What"s Next For macOS Desktop OS: High Sierra

Apple's next big macOS update is coming this fall, the company announced at its developer conference Monday. Apple is improving macOS Sierra, fixing bugs and making existing features and components faster and more reliable. The new version is called.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 5th, 2017

Ask Slashdot: How Does Your Team Track And Manage Bugs In Your Software?

Slashdot reader jb373 is a senior software engineer whose team's bug-tracking methodology is making it hard to track bugs. My team uses agile software methodologies, specifically scrum with a Kanban board, and adds all bugs we find to our Kanban boar.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 4th, 2017

Bed bugs: Proactive pest management critical in multi-unit housing

Amid the persistent threat of bed bug infestations in multi-unit housing, the best advice for property owners, managers, and tenants looking to avoid the pests is the same advice that applies to many other afflictions: an ounce of prevention is worth.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2017

Windows 10: A guide to the updates

The launch of a big Microsoft Windows 10 update like the Creators Update isn’t the end of a process — it’s really just the beginning. As soon as a major update is released, Microsoft quickly gets to work on improving it by fixing bugs, relea.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated NewsJun 1st, 2017

Pacemakers are far more vulnerable to hacking than we thought

Back in January, the FDA has finally acknowledged that some pacemakers and other cardiac devices are vulnerable to hacking. But how vulnerable are they, exactly? A security company called WhiteScope has discovered 8,000 bugs that hackers can.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMay 30th, 2017

Two Different Studies Find Thousands of Bugs In Pacemakers, Insulin Pumps and Other Medical Devices

Two studies are warning of thousands of vulnerabilities found in pacemakers, insulin pumps and other medical devices. "One study solely on pacemakers found more than 8,000 known vulnerabilities in code inside the cardiac devices," reports BBC. "The o.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Earth Defense Force 5’s English Trailer Gives Us A Tour Of The EDF Base With New Features

Earth Defense Force 5 recently got a brand new trailer featuring lots of action and alien bugs, and now an English version of the same trailer is available. Read Earth Defense Force 5’s English Trailer Gives Us A Tour Of The EDF Base With New F.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Earth Defense Force 5’s English Trailer Gives Us Inside The EDF Base With New Features

Earth Defense Force 5 recently got a brand new trailer featuring lots of action and alien bugs, and now an English version of the same trailer is available. Read Earth Defense Force 5’s English Trailer Gives Us Inside The EDF Base With New Feat.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Any website can crash your Windows 7 or 8 PC with these four characters

Just because Windows 7 is close to eight years old doesn’t mean you still can’t find ridiculous bugs that can crash your PC.Russian-language site Habrhabr.ru recently published one such bug that apparently causes problems if you simply visit a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Brood Awakening: 17-Year Cicadas Emerge 4 Years Early

Scientists search for the mysterious cause, as millions of hatching bugs loudly buzz the night away -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

In a throwback to the ’90s, NTFS bug lets anyone hang or crash Windows 7, 8.1

It's like the c:backslashconbackslashcon bug all over again. Enlarge (credit: Robert) Those of you with long memories might remember one of the more amusing (or perhaps annoying) bugs of the Windows 95 and 98 era. Certain specially crafted filenames could mak.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017

"Thousands" of known bugs found in pacemaker code

Thousands of bugs have been found in the code used to keep pacemakers functioning, say researchers.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 25th, 2017

Bacteria engineered to produce living, full-colour photographs

Gut bugs have been modified to turn red, green or blue when bathed in light of the corresponding colour so they create bacterial photocopies.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Embrace.io raises $2.5M to track mobile app performance

 Embrace.io says it can help developers understand the performance of their apps — and determine whether things like bugs or slow load times are actually driving users away. The company just announced that it has raised $2.5 million in s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017