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March for Science: Why Are Scientists Taking to the Streets on Saturday?

Here's a look at why various scientists will head to the streets of various cities on Saturday, April 22, for the March for Science.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceApr 20th, 2017

Why We Lose Motivation Once in a While and How to Fix It Forever

Why We Lose Motivation Once in a While and How to Fix It Forever.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

8 reasons why you should strengthen your iOS passcode today

Every enterprise IT manager knows the ghastly truth: the biggest security weaknesses in any system are the humans using it. So, if you are one of the nearly one-in-ten iOS users (or even the one-in-three Android users) who don’t use a passcode,.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

Ironing robot is here to steal the job you never wanted anyway

Researchers in Spain have developed a humanoid ironing robot called TEO that's mastered the art of ensuring your shirts and trousers remain wrinkle-free. Here's why that turned out to be so challenging. The post Ironing robot is here to steal the job.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 42 min. ago

iCloud Photo Library’s sync need fixing

I love iCloud Photo Library. It’s brain-dead simple to use (unlike iCloud Music Library), and it ensures that all my photos are in sync on all my devices. Lately, having bought a new camera, I’ve been taking a lot of pictures, and I’ve been.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News5 hr. 41 min. ago

Scientists Discover How To Stop Luggage From Toppling On the Race Through the Airport

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Scientists have worked out why suitcases tend to to rock violently from one wheel to the other until they overturn on the race through the airport. This most pressing of modern mysteries was take.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 50 min. ago

Lenovo ThinkPad P51s Preview, Specs & Price!

Powered by the latest Intel Kaby Lake processor with an NVIDIA Quadro GPU, the Lenovo ThinkPad P51s remains incredibly svelte and light. Find out why!... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News15 hr. 42 min. ago

4 reasons not to mount your TV over your fireplace (and a few helpful tips if you must)

Mounting a TV over a fireplace may be popular, and it might even seem appealing, but we have some concerns. We run down the list of reasons why placing your digital picture machine over a pyre should be avoided if possible The post 4 reasons not to m.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 50 min. ago

TEO the ironing robot is here to steal the job you never wanted anyway

Researchers in Spain have developed a humanoid ironing robot called TEO that's mastered the art of ensuring your shirts and trousers remain wrinkle-free. Here's why that turned out to be so challenging. The post TEO the ironing robot is here to steal.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 34 min. ago

Taiwan to Invest $131 Million in Semiconductor Industry

Reports out of Asia indicate that the island nation's minister of science and technology made the announcement at the grand opening of a Phison Electronics chip fab recently......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Surviving Mars captures the excitement and dread of launching a colony mission

Last month when Paradox and Haemimont announced Surviving Mars, I didn’t know what to compare it to. Here was a semi-realistic, science-based “colony builder” from the same studio that makes the satirical and somewhat grim Tropico series. It.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Lensless camera tech may mean the end of the smartphone camera bump

Scientists at Caltech have been working on a lensless camera, which digitally replicates how a traditional camera works, only in a super-thin chip without any glass. It may mean thinner phones without a camera bump on the back. The post Lensless came.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Tales From the Towers: Chapter 61 – Migration is for the Birds

We’ve talked about migrating from 802.11n to 802.11ac or from one manufacturer to another and all the pains involved with that. Sometimes it goes as smoothly as putting on a bandaid, other times more like ripping it off, taking the scab with it, an.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  muniwirelessRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

The Week in iOS Accessories: More cases for the new iPad Pro

Taking care of your tabletImage by Rob Schultz/MacworldThis week’s roundup contains new cases for the iPad Pro, plus headphones, Bluetooth speakers, and more. Read on!LifeProofImage by LifeProofTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, pl.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

CurbStand Names New CEO

Los Angeles-based CurbStand, the startup which was developing a valet parking app, says it has named Arya Alexander as the company's CEO. Alexander has been Interim CEO of the company since March 2016, when he stepped in after the departure of former.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Why the 10.5-inch iPad Pro is a typing champ

If there’s a defining quality to the iPad Pro, it’s that the device seeks to go beyond the traditional touch interface of iOS to seek out additional ways of getting work done. For people who are comfortable with pencil, pen, and paper, the App.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Breakthrough lens-less camera tech may mean the end of the smartphone camera bump

Scientists at Caltech have been working on a lens-less camera, which digitally replicates how a traditional camera works, only in a super-thin chip without any glass. In the future, it may mean thinner phones without a camera bump on the back. The po.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Aadhar: Why is India"s biometric scheme so controversial?

More than a billion biometric cards have been issued, but the scheme is deeply controversial......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Taiwan science parks post January-April total revenues of over NT$758 billion, says MOST

Government-run Hsinchu Science Park (HSP), Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) and Central Taiwan Science Park (CTSP) generated combined revenues of NT$758.531 billion (US$25.05 billion) in January-April 2017, growing 11.31% on year, according to sta.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Google is putting its display ads on a diet to help speed up browsing

In an effort to be part of the solution to obnoxious ads rather than the problem, Google is also taking steps to make its own ads less unruly. It's applying the Brotli compression algorithm to make its ads use less data. The post Google is putting it.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Bay Area: Join us tonight, 6/21, to discuss the US gov’t scientific data purge

Professor Lindsey Dillon will talk about rescuing scientific research in the age of Trump. Enlarge / UC Santa Cruz professor Lindsey Dillon will join us at Ars Live. After taking office in January, the Trump administration began systematical.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017