Acer launches bacteria-resistant PCs

Acer expands its "antimicrobial" portfolio. Enlarge / Acer's Enduro Urban N3 (above) also comes in blue. (credit: Acer) Acer's “antimicrobial” laptops have been around for a few years, but they became particularly releva.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaOct 13th, 2021

SpaceX needs to tame toilet trouble before weekend launch

SpaceX is taming some toilet troubles in its capsules before it launches four more astronauts......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 49 min. ago

AOpen sees slow rebound in demand for digital signage

AOpen, a member of the Acer Group, has seen demand slowly rebounding for digital signage along with the easing of the coronavirus pandemic, according to company chairman Victor Chien......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 26th, 2021

ICT industry key to development of smart medical care in Taiwan, says Acer founder

As smart medical care has become a global trend, Taiwan's ICT industry will play an essential role in the local development of smart medical care, according to Acer founder Stan Shih......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 26th, 2021

Researchers identify new threat to American chestnut trees

For lumber companies, the American chestnut was a nearly perfect tree—tall, straight, rot-resistant and easy to split. It also was prolific, sending up new shoots that grew quickly......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Sharpest images ever reveal the patchy face of living bacteria

The sharpest images ever of living bacteria have been recorded by UCL researchers, revealing the complex architecture of the protective layer that surrounds many bacteria and makes them harder to be killed by antibiotics......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

MacOS Monterey officially launches, but its biggest features have been delayed

MacOS Monterey, the latest version of Apple’s Mac operating system, has finally gone live. Sadly, though, it’s missing two of its most exciting features......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Walmart is practically giving away this 2-in-1 touchscreen Chromebook

Black Friday 2021 is only getting crazier as we find more astounding deals! Get this versatile Acer Chromebook Spin 311 at an amazing price only at Walmart......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Permafrost thaw could release bacteria and viruses

When considering the implications of thawing permafrost, our initial worries are likely to turn to the major issue of methane being released into the atmosphere and exacerbating global warming or issues for local communities as the ground and infrast.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Researchers discover a way to increase the effectiveness of antibiotics

A multi-disciplinary project driven by EMBL Australia researchers at Monash University and Harvard University has found a way to make antibiotics more effective against antibiotic-resistant bacteria—also known as 'superbugs......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

LCD monitors 20-30% short of demand, says Acer

Demand for LCD monitors supporting remote working and learning in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic remains strong, but the retail market sees a 20-30% shortage in supply, according to Victor Chien, president for Acer's Digital Display Business......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

France launches state-of-art military communications satellite

France has successfully launched a state-of-the-art satellite into orbit, designed to allow all of France's armed forces across the globe to communicate swiftly and securely......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsOct 24th, 2021

NATO Launches AI Strategy and $1 Billion Fund As Defense Race Heats Up

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), the military alliance of 30 countries that border the North Atlantic Ocean, this week announced that it would adopt its first AI strategy and launch a "future-proofing" fund with the goal of investing ar.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2021

New infosec products of the week: October 22, 2021

Here’s a look at the most interesting product releases from the past week, featuring releases from SecLytics, SecurID, Splunk, ThreatConnect and ZeroFox. ThreatConnect launches Risk Quantifier 6.0 to bring cyber risk quantification for businesses T.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Tracking a bacterial culprit in the case of the warty pumpkin

On a Halloween pumpkin, warts and bumps have a certain spooky charm. But some unwanted bacteria-caused blemishes open the door to infections that rot and ruin this bright, seasonal fruit......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Where is the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE? Here’s why it will never release

If the S21 FE launches in January, it will be a smartphone that's born outdated soon after. Here's why we don't think it'll release......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

NASA launches tool that measures Western water loss

NASA on Thursday launched an online platform with information on how much water evaporates into the atmosphere from plants, soils and other surfaces in the U.S. West, data it says could help water managers, farmers and state officials better manage r.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Fighting viruses with interchangeable defense genes

Bacterial viruses, so-called phages, destroy bacteria. Bacteria are constantly exposed to viral attacks. A research team led by Martin Polz, a microbiologist at the University of Vienna, has now studied how bacteria defend themselves against viral pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Razer gets into PC components with RGB-ridden power supply, AIO cooler, and fans

Razer is mostly known for laptops and peripherals, but the company is taking its first step into the world of PC components with a few new product launches......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

DOOM Eternal’s Horde Mode Launches With Update 6.66 On Oct. 26, Watch The Trailer Here

The DOOM Eternal update 6.66 is out on October 26, bringing with it the long-awaited Horde mode and more. The post DOOM Eternal’s Horde Mode Launches With Update 6.66 On Oct. 26, Watch The Trailer Here appeared first on PlayStation Universe......»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Researchers discover monolayer Mott insulator resistant to stimuli such as heat and light

Superconductivity—where electrical resistance drops and current continues without power—is a unique property used to enable MRI machines and particle accelerators, but its temperature-based restrictions have limited applications. Superconductivit.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021