AWS discusses data center conditions; emphasizes water saving and low energy consumption

Amazon Web Services (AWS) stated that when considering whether or not to build a data center at a certain site, they would evaluate conditions such as local client demand, networking resources, renewable energy development, and more. When asked about.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekMay 26th, 2023

Apple announces tvOS 17: redesigned Control Center, Find my Remote, FaceTime app

tvOS 17 includes a redesigned Control Center interface, a way to find your Apple TV remote using your iPhone, as well some new photo screensaver options. They are also bringing the FaceTime app to Apple TV, using Continuity Camera to take advantage.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

tvOS 17 beta 1 now available to developers along with HomePod Software beta

Following the release of betas for iOS 17, macOS Sonoma, and watchOS 10, Apple is also rolling out the first beta of tvOS 17 to developers. The update brings a redesigned Control Center for Apple TV, plus a new way to find your Siri Remote with iPho.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

BlackBerry and Upstream Security join forces to protect software-defined vehicles

BlackBerry announced a partnership with Upstream Security to enable automakers to strengthen the overall security posture of their vehicles, by leveraging the rich telemetry data and edge compute capabilities from BlackBerry IVY. Upstream’s clo.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News1 hr. 22 min. ago

Illinois environmentalists push for state action to protect wetlands after Supreme Court ruling rolls back federal rules

Across the country, marshes, swamps and bogs quietly soak up flood water and filter pollutants. Ecologists agree they are one of the best natural defenses against climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 50 min. ago

Dealers happy with market, but interest rates weigh

The survey gauges U.S. dealer feelings about aspects of their dealership, including inventory, staffing and general economic conditions......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News2 hr. 22 min. ago

Optimizing the properties and microstructure of bulk superconductors

Superconductors are increasingly finding applications in several areas, such as medical imaging techniques, drug delivery systems, energy storage systems, levitation processes, and water purification methods. This can be attributed to their awe-inspi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

Researchers develop stepwise strategy for carbon dioxide reduction to multicarbon products

Though efficient C2+ production from CO2 electrocatalytic reduction reaction (CO2ERR) has become a promising approach to mitigate CO2 emissions and store intermittent renewable energy, it suffers from low selectivity and undesired side reactions......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

How we are contaminating our waters with microplastics and a multitude of chemicals

A plastic sandwich wrapper bobs in the water where the Limmat River flows out of Lake Zurich. The current carries it downstream through Zurich's historic center before eventually depositing it on the bank of Werd island. Exposed to sunlight, it gradu.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

Climate change has a dramatic impact on the global water cycle, say researchers

For Christoph Schär, ETH Zurich's Professor of Climate and Water Cycle, "global warming" is not quite accurate when it comes to describing the driver of climate change. "A better term would be 'climate humidification,'" he explains. "Most of the sol.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

Tiny gold particles can help harness energy from the sun to break down pollution

When organic pollutants such as dyes, agricultural chemicals, and pharmaceuticals enter waterways all around the world, they can harm the environment and human health—and removing them can be incredibly difficult......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News3 hr. 50 min. ago

Catalysis under the microscope is more complex than expected, shows new study

Catalysts composed from tiny metal particles play an important role in many areas of technology—from fuel cells to production of synthetic fuels for energy storage. The exact behavior of catalysts depends, however, on many fine details and their in.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 50 min. ago

MoveIt hack: What action can data-breach victims take?

Experts give advice to the more than 100,000 warned their personal data is in the hands of cyber-criminals......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News8 hr. 50 min. ago

Chinese startup claims breakthrough with EV battery that overcomes cold weather

Chinese unicorn Greater Bay Technology says its new Phoenix cell can heat the battery back from -4F to 77F in five minutes, allowing it to operate as normal and charge within six minutes in all weather conditions......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 50 min. ago

Where to watch Avatar: The Way of Water

James Cameron's Avatar: The Way of Water, the long-awaited sequel to 2009's Avatar, is now available to stream. Find out where to watch it......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 22 min. ago

With AI trending, cooling solutions are also receiving attention

In the face of a global demand slowdown, AI remains a hot topic and gradually shows its importance across all industries. However, with computing power continuously expanding and data storage access increasingly frequent, the issue of power consumpti.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 50 min. ago

What to make of Apple’s intriguing $3,499 Vision Pro headset

Some instant analysis of Apple's boldest product experiment in years. Enlarge / Vision Pro: The computer you can keep using while grabbing unbranded sparkling water from the fridge (credit: Apple) We're still reeling a b.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News18 hr. 22 min. ago

Microsoft to pay $20m for child privacy violations

The tech giant used data collected from child Xbox users without telling parents, US regulators say......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News18 hr. 50 min. ago

Big data astronomy: Using statistics in a new way to decipher the universe

The digital age has been a tremendous boon to the fields of both statistics and astronomy. However, according to Dr. Max Bonamente, a professor of physics and astronomy at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), most astronomers are not suffic.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 48 min. ago

Lessons from "The Blob" to help manage fisheries during future marine heatwaves

In early 2014, a great anomaly descended upon the seas: A patch of warm water that manifested in the Gulf of Alaska. Scientists called it "The Blob.".....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023

"Improvised, spotty and belated": Will California reform its oversight of water rights?

California's complex system of water rights took shape starting in the mid-1800s, when settlers saw the state's water as abundant and free for the taking—a time when a Gold Rush prospector could stake claim to river flows simply by nailing a notice.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023