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Heavy Drinkers May Not Handle Alcohol As Well As They Think

Heavy social drinkers may think they have a high "tolerance" for alcohol, but a new study shows otherwise......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceApr 21st, 2017

Ocado trials driverless delivery van in London

Ocoado's driverless pod is designed to deliver goods but is not big enough for the weekly shop......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News26 min. ago

Japan Software Market Forecast, 2017−2021

This IDC study is a translation of the Japanese document IDC #JPJ41777717. It presents the Japan software market actual performance in 2016 and forecast from 2017 to 2021. The strong market growth is expected to continue well after 2017. The next few.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 5 min. ago

European SMBs" IT Spending Priorities: Where are SMBs Along the Innovation Path?

This IDC Web Conference looks at our most recent European Vertical Markets Survey, which shows how small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are reacting to years of uncertainty. They are more optimistic about business prospects, and if SMBs have been.....»»

Category: verticalSource:  idcRelated News1 hr. 5 min. ago

Samsung Joins Ranks of Foreign Firms Adding Jobs in the U.S.

The South Korean company said it had considered opening an appliance plant for about three years, but the factory may help it stay on President Trump’s good side......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 5 min. ago

EVs Strain Clean-energy Supply, But Could Help Balance Grid

Electric vehicles are complicating power companies’ transition to renewable energy sources. But EVs could help balance the grid by recharging off-peak and providing electricity when not in use......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated News1 hr. 18 min. ago

Ocado demos driverless delivery van in London

Ocoado's driverless pod is designed to deliver goods but is not big enough for the weekly shop......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News1 hr. 57 min. ago

$7.5 billion Kemper power plant suspends coal gasification

Owners of the plant made the decision to burn natural gas exclusively for now. Enlarge / Heavy equipment works in the lignite coal mine adjacent to Southern Co.'s Kemper County power plant near Meridian, Mississippi, U.S., on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 6 min. ago

O"Reilly No Longer Selling Individual Books, Videos Online

dovf writes: Just got an email from O'Reilly Media that as of today, they are no longer selling individual books or videos online -- rather, they are encouraging people to sign up for Safari. They are continuing to publish books and videos, "and you'.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Podcast 565: So long (for now) and thanks for all the Mbps!

Roman and Glenn reminisce over the iPhone's introduction 10 years ago, and discuss Roman's review of the new iMac. We also advise not installing iOS 11's public beta quite yet—for most people—and look at Virgin Mobile's iPhone-only plan, as we.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News2 hr. 25 min. ago

The NotPetya ransomware may not actually be ransomware at all — it could be something worse

Is ransomware still ransomware if its goal is purely to destroy? This is less if-a-tree-falls hypothetical and more sobering reality for the untold number of people across the globe whose computer systems have been infected with the NotPetya ransomwa.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

NASCAR just shared a recipe for deep-fried Coke, and our minds are blown

Does it make one a Coastal Elite™️ if deep-fried Coca-Cola (deep-fried Coca-Cola?!) is a new concept to them?  Well, NASCAR is here to ensure everyone hears the gospel of deep-fried Coca-Cola (deep-fried Coca-Cola?!).  Here.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 5 min. ago

Notorious crow single-handedly shuts down mail delivery in neighborhood

And now for some very Canadian news: Mail delivery has been halted in certain areas of Vancouver because a "well-known crow" attacked a mailman.  SEE ALSO: Buy this house and you'll live in 2 countries at once Canuck the crow, who is identifiabl.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 5 min. ago

Google Photos can now use machine learning to share your pics

Google Photos rolls out its latest feature that makes sending out your snaps a, well, snap. Google Photos is rolling out two new features that will make getting your favorite snaps out to the world a, well, snap.The first of these features, Sug.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 5 min. ago

Equal Rights Center Sues Uber For Denying Equal Access To People Who Use Wheelchairs

The Equal Rights Center is suing Uber, alleging that the company has chosen not to include wheelchair-accessible cars as an option in its standard UberX fleet of vehicles, and excludes people who use wheelchairs in Washington, D.C. According to the l.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 5 min. ago

How can you tell how affluent an area is? Penny does it from space

While you may not be able to tell how much money the denizens of a neighborhood simply by walking through it, you may be able to do so by flying over said neighborhood -- that is, if you're flying in a satellite. The post How can you tell how affluen.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 34 min. ago

Nutanix introduces two new tools in quest to simplify hybrid cloud management

 Nutanix was born in 2009 as a storage company, but always had a broader view of the computing world. As company president Sudeesh Nair told me, they started with storage because they believed legacy storage was holding back data center transfor.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 41 min. ago

Lost dogs finally reunite with family because they smelled sausage

Miniature schnauzers Charlie and Theo were lost for four days in Cumbria, England until the smell of sizzling sausages brought them back, Caters reports. Image: Jim Davis/Caters NewsLiz and Graham Hampson were distressed when their fuzzy furbabies.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 57 min. ago

The 9 best computers of 2017: the best PCs ranked

Consider splashing out on one of the best PCs of 2017. Building a computer is so last year. Well, not really, but with desktop PC market share being swiped from down under, it’s becoming increasingly affordable to straight up buy your ne.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 57 min. ago

OnePlus Android O Update Details

OnePlus Android O Update Details is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile. The OnePlus Android O update for multiple phones is coming sooner than you probably think. Earlier this year Google debuted its next big software update, and OnePlus is.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News4 hr. 6 min. ago

Lawsuit claims Uber ignored attempted murder conviction of driver who later raped passenger

 A passenger who says she was raped by an Uber driver in Kansas City has filed a lawsuit against the company, alleging that Uber ignored previous warnings that the driver was not fit to drive for the company. The plaintiff, who is going by ̶.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 17 min. ago