Please enjoy all the creative ways these students have managed to waste time

If you're looking for a new hero, a new hobby, or just some classic inspiration, look no further. Graduate teaching assistants for environmental and Earth science classes at the University of Michigan compiled a truly impressive list of all the thing.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableApr 19th, 2017

Steam Summer Sale hidden gems: 15 fantastic games under $10

Great games done cheapImage by IDGOne of the most thrilling parts of the Steam Summer Sale—aside from, you know, all the cheap games—is the opportunity to check out lesser-known gems you may have missed. There’s no better time to try something.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News45 min. ago

GlobalFoundries Details 7 nm Plans: Three Generations, 700 mm², HVM in 2018

Keeping an eye on the ever-evolving world of silicon lithography, GlobalFoundries has recently disclosed additional details about its 7 nm generation of process technologies. As announced last September, the company is going to have multiple generat.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News1 hr. 1 min. ago

A short exercise in middle school sets minorities on a path to college

Years later, minority students go to competitive colleges as often as whites. Enlarge (credit: Austin Community College) In the US, a college education makes a huge difference for most people. It opens up lots of career opportunities, many of.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 45 min. ago

Nissan’s next-gen Leaf will bring semiautonomous technology to the masses

The next generation of the all-electric Nissan Leaf is right around the corner. It will receive more driving range, and it will inaugurate Nissan's ProPilot Assist suite of semi-automated driving technology. The post Nissan’s next-gen Leaf will.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 53 min. ago

Five Talent Discovery Vendors Approach Recruiting in New Ways, Named as IDC Innovators

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 22, 2017 International Data Corporation (IDC ) has just released an IDC Innovators report recognizing five talent discovery vendors with revenue under $100 million......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

How to factory reset a PS4

Whether you're dealing with errors or prepping your Playstation 4 for resale, you should factory reset your PS4. Here are all the steps for how to factory reset a PS4 and return it to its out-of-the-box state. The post How to factory reset a PS4 appe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 29 min. ago

Trump Plans To Dismantle Obama-Era "Startup Visa"

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: A regulation from the Obama administration that would have allowed foreign-born entrepreneurs who raise investor cash to build their startups in the U.S. won't be allowed to go into effect. The D.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 21 min. ago


To my Canadian friends, you are cordially invited to participate in our LITEHAWK Canada sponsored contest, where you can win a (MSRP $79.99) LITEHAWK QUATTRO CLICK Camera Drone! Ends Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Good luck to all!”... [PCSTA.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News3 hr. 37 min. ago

Check Point says Fireball malware hit 250 million; Microsoft says no

Either way, Microsoft assures us that Windows 10 S would have been immune. Enlarge (credit: Corinne Kuhlmann) Microsoft sparked a curious squabble over malware discovery and infection rates. At the start of the month security firm Check Point.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 1 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. 29 min. ago

Tip: Handle WPF Application Exceptions all in one Place

Learn how to handle all of the exceptions from your WPF applications all in one place......»»

Category: topSource:  devxRelated News4 hr. 45 min. ago

Vecto collapsible water container is designed for backpackers

Portland-based Cnoc Outdoors is known for their backpacking equipment. This time, the firm is turning to Kickstarter to help fund its latest innovation, the Vecto dual-opening collapsible water container.  The post Vecto collapsible water container.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 45 min. ago

Handle WPF Application Exceptions all in one Place

Language: .NET, Expertise: Intermediate - Learn how to handle all of the exceptions from your WPF applications all in one place......»»

Category: dotnetSource:  devxRelated News5 hr. 1 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. 29 min. ago

Netflix Launches New "Interactive Shows" That Let Viewers Dictate the Story

Netflix announced that it's launching an all-new interactive format that turns viewers in storytellers, letting them dictate each choice and direction the story takes. "In each interactive title, you can make choices for the characters, shaping the s.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 53 min. ago

It"s time to upgrade to TLS 1.3 already, says CDN engineer

Businesses dragging their heels over rolling out TLS 1.2 on their website might have an excuse to delay a little longer: Version 1.3 of the TLS (Transport Layer Security) encryption protocol will be finalized later this year, and early deployments.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News6 hr. 1 min. ago

VIA announces Mobile360 Surround View sample kit

VIA Technologies has launched its Mobile360 Surround View sample kit for real-time commercial 360-degree video vehicle monitoring, recording, and tracking applications......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 45 min. ago

Yageo to raise MLCC prices 15-30%

For the second time in 2017, Yageo and Walsin Technology will raise MLCC (multi-layer ceramic capacitor) prices to reflect tight supply, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 45 min. ago

Huawei, Oppo and Vivo likely to ship fewer-than-expected smartphones in 2017

China's top-3 smartphone vendors, Huawei, Oppo and Vivo, have quietly lowered their smartphone shipments goals set for 2017 due to difficulties ramping up shipments significantly in non-China markets, according to sources from Taiwan-based IC design.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 45 min. ago

Taiwan market: Tainan and Chiayi City looking to try out autonomous driving

The governments of Tainan and Chiayi City, Southern Taiwan have both expressed interest to become trial areas for autonomous driving, according to an official from the Industrial Development Bureau of Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 45 min. ago