Japan PV makers to face impact from feed-in tariff cuts, says Nikkei

The Japan government will lower feed-in tariff rates for renewable energy beginning April 2017, and for Japan-based PV makers, this is equivalent to ending favorable subsidization and consequently will bring negative impact, according to Japan-based.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMar 20th, 2017

Cooler Master"s MasterCase Pro 6

Cooler Master's MasterCase Pro 6 puts a sharp new face on the company's tried-and-true modular chassis. We popped in our test system to see whether this case's pop-out vents are a cool new idea in case design.... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News1 hr. 24 min. ago

Atari sues Nestle, says Kit Kat video game ad violates Breakout copyright

Candy ad plays off Breakout, “an icon of early Silicon Valley ingenuity.” Enlarge (credit: 2AM films / Nestle) Atari claims that a commercial for Nestle's Kit Kat candy bars violates the copyright and trademark rights of Breakout, Atari'.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 40 min. ago

Online hate crime to be treated the same as face-to-face crime in the UK

 Sometimes the most obvious solutions might be the best. While the US wrings its hands over what to do with online haters and abusers on social media, other countries have a more direct approach: throw the book at them. That’s effectively.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 0 min. ago

Driverless Cars Need a Lot More Than Software, Ford CTO Says

In an interview, Ken Washington, Ford's Chief Technical Officer, shared company's views on how autonomy will change car design. From an article: The biggest influence will be how the cars are bought, sold and used: "You would design those vehicles di.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 32 min. ago

SBA Head Sees Businesses Held Back by Lack of Loans, Workers

Six months into her tenure as head of the Small Business Administration, Linda McMahon sees a split among small business owners -- they are increasingly optimistic, she says, but many are held back by their inability to get loans or find the right wo.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News6 hr. 16 min. ago

Britain: Online Hate Is Real-Life Hate

British authorities are promising to prosecute hate crimes committed online as vigorously as those that take place face-to-face, recognizing the growth of hate speech on social media and the potential for such crimes to affect large numbers of people.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News6 hr. 16 min. ago

HTC cuts price of Vive virtual reality system by $200, could spur more enterprise pilots

HTC Vive now goes for $599 and the company may be speaking to enterprises as much as consumers......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News6 hr. 16 min. ago

Is Your CMS GDPR Ready?

Businesses have less than a year to get their privacy strategy in order before the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect. The GDPR will have a profound impact on how organizations conduct business online. Continue r.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News9 hr. 24 min. ago

Younger consumers use two or more apps for streaming music, mobile messaging, says Nielsen

 Millennials’ reputation for a lack of brand loyalty extends to digital services, according to a new report out from Nielsen this morning. The measurement firm’s latest study looks into how the generation consisting of 18 to 34-year-.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 24 min. ago

HTC cuts the price of its Vive VR headset to $599

Virtual reality got a lot cheaper this summer. Oculus sliced the price of its Rift VR headset to $399 in June, and now HTC has reduced the price of the competing Vive headset to $599.  Besides the Vive headset and controllers, for the price you.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 32 min. ago

The heroes of "Overwatch" face off in a legendary rap battle

The Overwatch fan community always finds a way to outdo itself. Wow, this video. YouTuber ThatPunchKid assembled this epic "Legendary Rap Battles of Overwatch" short using a mix of hand-made animations (that really look like they could have come.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 32 min. ago

Intel promises a 40-percent speed boost with its 8th gen Core chips

 Intel might be sticking to the familiar Kaby Lake architecture for the eight generation of its Core chips, but the its internal testing looks pretty promising as far as performance goes. The company says the chips are capable of a 40-percent in.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 8 min. ago

Yardi Wins Cortland Capital Market Services

Santa Barbara-based property management software developer Yardi said Friday that it has signed up Cortland Capital Market Services LLC, as a new customer. Financial impact of the win was not announced. Cortland Capital Market Services, which is base.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News11 hr. 16 min. ago

Ligand Lands $2M From Wuxi Biologics

San Diego-based Ligand Pharmaceuticals said on Friday that it will receive $2M in a payment from Wuxi Biologics, as a result of licensing of the exclusive rights to its anti-PD-1 antibody GLS-010 to Arcus Biosciences in North America, Europe, Japan a.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News11 hr. 16 min. ago

Desktops are dead? Lenovo says no as it shoves new gaming PCs into the spotlight

Lenovo is taking sides in the VR arena by dishing out three new Lenovo Legion desktop PCs optimized for the Oculus Rift headset. The new gaming towers are based on seventh-generation Intel Core CPUs, and Nvidia/AMD graphics. The post Desktops are dea.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 24 min. ago

HTC Vive’s price cut is big, but it might not be enough to take VR mainstream

With both the Vive and Rift getting price cuts this year, is virtual reality struggling to hit the mainstream? HTC has announced that its HTC Vive virtual reality headset is getting a price cut. The exact percentage varies across regions, but t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News12 hr. 40 min. ago

Watch the "Uneekbot" shoe-making robot stitch sandals on demand

Keen's unusual Uneek shoe garnered a loyal following in Japan and to celebrate its success there, the footwear company brought its Uneekbot to Tokyo to put it through its paces and build custom footwear for customers. The post Watch the 'Uneekbo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 32 min. ago

Elon Musk is one of 116 tech experts asking for a UN ban on killer robots

Autonomous killing machines should be outlawed alongside chemical weapons and landmines, say company bosses. The United Nations should put an outright ban on the development and manufacture of autonomous killing machines, says a group of 116 le.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News14 hr. 8 min. ago

Healthy Aussie Pirates Set To Face Cash ‘Fines’, Poor & Sick Should Be OK

Village Roadshow says it will carry through on threats to track down Australia-based Internet pirates this year and force them to pay a 'fine' or face court. Interestingly, anyone who is sick or in dire financial straights will only have to promise t.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News14 hr. 47 min. ago

Hate crimes: Online abuse "as serious as face-to-face"

Tweeting abuse can be as "equally devastating" as shouting it, prosecutors are told......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News15 hr. 16 min. ago