Icebergs Ahoy! Massive Islands of Ice Float by Canadian Coast

An unexpected number of huge icebergs, some so massive they dwarf nearby buildings, are drifting along the coasts of Newfoundland and Labrador in Canada, creating an awe-inspiring sight for locals and tourists alike......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceApr 21st, 2017

IDG Contributor Network: SAP sets a course for the future

At its massive customer conference held last week in Orlando, SAP made it clear that it was charting a new course for the future. In announcing Leonardo — what it calls a digital innovation system — and in interviews with company executives, t.....»»

Category: cloudcomputingSource:  linuxworldRelated News1 hr. 9 min. ago

First data from Juno shows strong magnetic field, massive polar storms

Unexpected features of gravity and magnetic fields provide new hints of interior. Enlarge / Jupiter's chaotic, cyclone-filled poles. (credit: J.E.P. Connerney et al., Science) It's hard to imagine that the Solar System's biggest planet, which.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 17 min. ago

Sony’s massive new E Ink tablet aims to save the planet at your wallet’s expense

Sony's new tablet is called the DPT-RP1, and while it promises tons of high-tech features (and yes, the ability to help save the planet), it comes with a high price tag, too. Specifically, $700 high. The post Sony’s massive new E Ink tablet aim.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 17 min. ago

World’s first orbital-class rocket launches from a private launch site

Although the Electron vehicle made it into space, it "didn't quite reach orbit." Rocket Lab On Thursday, shortly after midnight on the US East Coast, a New Ze.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 9 min. ago

Samsung Galaxy Gear 360: Great for the Galaxy S8, not so much for the iPhone

When the Galaxy S8 was unveiled in late March, it wasn’t the only premium product in Samsung’s catalog that received a massive overhaul. The Gear 360 camera also got an impressive redesign, turning it from a somewhat clumsy sphere into a neatl.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News11 hr. 41 min. ago

Canadian IT Forecast, 2017–2021: By Vertical Market

This IDC study outlines IDC Canada's market size and forecast for the Canadian information technology (IT) market by industry for the 2017–2021 forecast period. It updates our previous forecast published in Canadian IT Forecast, 2016–2020: By Ver.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News20 hr. 17 min. ago

Need to scale down a massive image file? Here’s how to do it in seconds

Resizing an image isn't the toughest thing in the world, even if it may seem like a hassle. These six tools will allow you to make quick work of any photo, regardless of your operating system. The post Need to scale down a massive image file? Here.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

First-ever global study finds massive health care inequity

A first-ever global study has found massive inequity of access to and quality of health care among and within countries, and concludes people are dying from causes with well-known treatments......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Here are all the changes to Canadian carrier rate plans this week [May 22-28]

There are over 30 million wireless subscribers in Canada and if you’re in the market to switch carriers, then you’ll want to know about the latest promotions and cellphone rate plan changes. You can find all those changes and additions be.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Instagram helps you hide unwanted photos instead of deleting them

That sloppy Instagram selfie from 2 AM on the walk home. That glut of ice coffee compositions. That once-happy vacation photo with your ex. There are no shortage of reasons to delete your old Instagram missives, whether it's to ensure c.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

LeEco reportedly expected to announce massive layoffs on May 23

It looks like LeEco may be scaling back a little. According to a report, the company will announce massive layoffs in a Tuesday Town Hall meeting -- which could signal the end of its big hardware push in the U.S. The post LeEco reportedly expected to.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Future Icebreakers May Have Cruise Missiles, Zukunft Says

As Russia builds up its massive icebreaker fleet with cutting-edge technology to assert dominance in the Arctic, the United States may need to keep its... As Russia builds up its massive icebreaker fleet with cutting-edge technology to assert dom.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Facebook is dealing with a massive revenge porn problem

If it wasn't already apparent that Facebook faces a lot of challenges when grappling with sensitive material, it is now. As part of a slow but steady file leak, the Guardian has revealed that Facebook has faced at least one recent surge.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware Update: Windows 7 Hit Hardest

More than a week after the massive WannaCry ransomware attack hobbled computer systems around the world, security experts continue to assess the damage and keep watch for new outbreaks. As of Friday, the malware had infected more than 416,000 syste.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Fox is building a massive, free-roaming VR Alien experience

Walking around a 2,000 square foot set based in the Alien universe would be cool enough, but FoxNext's virtual reality development will give you haptic guns and hand tracking to take down the xenomorph menace. The post Fox is building a massive, free.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Stingray phone tracker used to locate man living in country illegally

FBI and ICE agents have employed a Stingray cell-site simulator to track the whereabouts of an undocumented immigrant, sparking fears that the technology could be ripe for abuse without sensible restrictions. The post Stingray phone tracker used to l.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Northland Power, Yushan Energy jointly propose offshore wind farm project in Taiwan

Canada-based Northland Power and Singapore-based Yushan Energy have jointly proposed a project to establish wind power-generating facilities some 50km off Taiwan's west coast, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Did China Hack The CIA In A Massive Intelligence Breach From 2010 To 2012?

schwit1 quotes the International Business Times: Both the CIA and the FBI declined to comment on reports saying the Chinese government killed or imprisoned 18 to 20 CIA sources from 2010 to 2012 and dismantled the agency's spying operations in the co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 21st, 2017

CanCon Podcast Ep. 67: Is Vancouver Canada’s next great tech hub?

This week, the CanCon Podcast hit the road and landed in Vancouver. BetaKit Editor in Chief, Douglas Soltys, sits down with a few members of the Vancouver tech scene to gain insight into what’s popping on the west coast. First, Douglas intervie.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017

Apple App Store names Toronto’s DrinkBox Studios as one of the best Canadian game makers

Toronto independent game studio DrinkBox Studios has placed second in Apple’s App Store list of  “Canada’s Best Game Makers” as part of its Canada 150 initiative. DrinkBox’s latest release is the hit action-adventure title S.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017