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Scientists watch water fleas take over new territory

Look into any nutrient-rich pond almost anywhere in the world and you will find Daphnia pulex, a tiny crustacean (also called a water flea) that is a source of food for fish and fascination for scientists. A new study, reported in the journal Molecular Ec.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 19th, 2016

More millennials are skipping marriage — but still having kids

Young Americans are likelier to have children without marrying than older Americans. Not so surprising. But they are even more likely to do so amid high income inequality, a study released today in American Sociological Review finds.  SEE ALSO: Sexua.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJul 14th, 2016

Path to higher productivity is focus, not multitasking, study finds

A Bryan College report on multitasking, especially among millennials, points to huge productivity costs plus a high cost in job turnovers. The report explores the problems and offers solutions for millennial job turnover and to reduce multitasking. The p.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 14th, 2016

Twitch study shows how it helps boost game sales

Some people lose the desire to play the games they watch on Twitch. But according to research conducted by one of the company's science team members, those who feel the opposite are plenty enough to boost sales and retention rates. The study, authore.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsJul 13th, 2016

Children who watch lots of TV may have poor bone health later in life

Consistently watching high levels of television during childhood and adolescence were linked with lower peak bone mass at age 20 years in a recent study. Hours of television watching per week were recorded by parental or self-report at 5, 8, 10, 14, 17 an.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJul 7th, 2016

Millennials admit using phones to avoid talking to people - CNET

Technically Incorrect: A new study suggests that holiday gatherings mean that millennials will use their phones strategically to avoid Uncle Bilbo......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2016

Before Juno’s upcoming historic entry into Jupiter’s orbit, watch how it all began

Juno's mission to dip into Jupiter’s polar orbit and study the forces at work beneath the planet's dense clouds will put Juno into the most intense radiation environment in our solar system. The post Before Juno’s upcoming historic entry into Jupi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 24th, 2016

We’re about to watch a star almost dive into the Milky Way’s black hole

The new GRAVITY instrument will allow scientists to closely study the star, S2. This artist’s impression shows stars orbiting the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way. It will make its closest approach in 2018, coming to wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2016

OTT Video Demographics: Millennials Watch Less YouTube, More OTT Services

OTT Video Demographics: Millennials Watch Less YouTube, More OTT Services Price is becoming less and content availability more of a factor in viewers’ decisions to cut the cord on their pay-TV services and switch to OTT alternatives, according to n.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  telecompetitorRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2016

Millennials aren"t glued to their phones like generation X - CNET

A recent Intel study shows millennials would be more willing to leave their phones behind while on vacation, giving them an edge in cybersecurity......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsJun 21st, 2016

Study reveals millennials are more likely to unplug while on vacation than gen X

In preparation for summer travel season, Intel Security conducted a study, "Digital Detox: Unplugging on Summer Vacation," to better understand the ways consumers stay digitally connected while traveling and ways they may unknowingly be putting their pers.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 21st, 2016

Online streaming exposes its viewers to a slew of security risks

Online streaming has become a popular way to watch sports but a new study suggests viewers are exposed to malware infections, personal data theft & scams. The post Online streaming exposes its viewers to a slew of security risks appeared first on Tech2. .....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsJun 16th, 2016

In-depth: The ultimate running watch: our wishlist

The ultimate runner's wearable wishlistSure, they're not as glamorous and marketing departments don't think they have the power to get millennials all hot and bothered, but they do what you need them to and don't need charging every day.Unless you're some.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 16th, 2016

MIT wants to pay Tesla owners $1,000 to watch them drive

In a research project designed to study how people use autonomous car features, MIT's AgeLab is seeking Tesla owners. The researchers will pay to watch you drive. MIT will install equipment in your car and observe how you use autopilot features. The post .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 5th, 2016

Tesla owners, earn up to $1,000 from MIT by letting researchers watch you drive

In a research project designed to study how people use autonomous car features, MIT's AgeLab is seeking Tesla owners. The researchers will pay to watch you drive. MIT will install equipment in your car and observe how you use autopilot features. The post .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 5th, 2016

Watch your step -- blur affects stepping accuracy in older adults

Visual blurring -- like that produced by bifocals or multifocal lenses -- may cause errors in foot position when walking. And that could contribute to the risk of tripping and falling in older adults, suggests a new study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2016

Mobile gamers will do a lot to earn their virtual currency

Want your advertisements to be seen? Go after mobile gamers. According to a new study, over 50 percent of highly engaged mobile gamers are willing to watch video ads, complete surveys, or install apps, all in the name of earning in-app awards. The post Mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2016

Deeper look needs to be taken at blockchain: EU watchdog

The European Union's markets watchdog will study blockchain in more depth after an initial analysis showed it was too early to say whether the technology poses any threat to financial markets. The post Deeper look needs to be taken at blockchain: EU watch.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsJun 2nd, 2016

The most accurate clock in the world is redefining the second

What if everything you knew about time was wrong and time actually moved at a different rate than what your watch or the clock on your phone is telling you right now? A new study is getting us closer to a much more accurate way to keep time and that could.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsMay 26th, 2016

Auto Loans are Gaining Popularity Among Millennials

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennials in Memphis, Milwaukee and St. Louis are seeking auto loans more often than their counterparts in any of the nation's top 50 cities, according to a new study by LendingTree®, the nation's .....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated NewsMay 25th, 2016