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Blocking viruses" exit strategy

Tests of a new antiviral that aims to prevent the deadly Marburg virus from spreading in the body show promise, according to a new study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyMay 7th, 2021

AI model examines virus spread from animals to humans

A new model that applies artificial intelligence to carbohydrates improves the understanding of the infection process and could help predict which viruses are likely to spread from animals to humans. This is reported in a recent study led by research.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 59 min. ago

An act of God, or just bad management? Why trees fall and how to prevent it

The savage storms that swept Victoria last week sent trees crashing down, destroying homes and blocking roads. Under climate change, stronger winds and extreme storms will be more frequent. This will cause more trees to fall and, sadly, people may di.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 59 min. ago

New York State Low-Cost Broadband Law Blocked by US Judge

A federal judge granted a preliminary order blocking New York state from enforcing a law that requires internet service providers to offer high-speed broadband service to low-income customers at a discount. From a report: U.S. District Judge Denis Hu.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

Global smartphone AP market posts double-digit growth in 1Q21

The global smartphone applications processor (AP) market surged 21% on year to US$6.8 billion in the first quarter of 2021, according to Strategy Analytics......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

A vital tool to study virus evolution in the test tube

Variants of viruses, such as that causing COVID-19, can now be quickly studied in the laboratory, even before they emerge in nature and become a major public health challenge......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Growth marketing amid the pandemic: An interview with Right Side Up’s Tyler Elliston

We caught up with Tyler Elliston, founder of growth marketing firm Right Side Up and occasional contributor at TechCrunch, about his experiences and what he’s seeing as we exit the pandemic. Growth marketers are busy today helping all sor.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Scientists uncover the mysteries of how viruses evolve

An international team of researchers have shed new light on the early stages of viral evolution......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Metal Slug Tactics combines strategy RPGs with the classic shoot-’em-up formula

SNK and Dotemu are coming together to release a new Metal Slug Tactics being developed by Leikir Studios......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Balderton launches $680M ‘early growth’ fund to lure startups looking for a different kind of capital

Investors placing capital in earlier and earlier tech deals has been a historical trend for the last few years, but this strategy was generally reserved for the traditional, ‘high-growth’ VC arena. VCs needed to snag earlier ad earlier de.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Here"s what scientists learn from studying dangerous pathogens in secure labs

There are about 1,400 known human pathogens—viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa and helminths that can cause a person's injury or death. But in a world with a trillion individual species of microorganisms, where scientists have counted only one one-.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Global weight of all active SARS-CoV-2 viruses is between 0.1 and 10 kilograms

A combined team of researchers from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel and the California Institute of Technology in the U.S. has calculated the weight of all the SARS-CoV-2 viruses infecting people around the world at any given time. In the.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Xbox unveils cloud-centric strategy: New hardware, servers, regional plans

Pre-E3 briefing takes shots at rivals, confirms "new game every quarter" aspirations. Enlarge / If you want to play Xbox Game Pass titles on a weaker device, you'll need to sync to the subscription service's cloud library—and Microsoft is bull.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

How viruses mutate and create new variants

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, new variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus pop up, and some lead to increasing infections. The main new variants—named Alpha, Beta, and Gamma and first identified in Britain, South Africa, and India, respectively—hav.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Carbon-based nanomaterials show promising results against SARS-CoV-2 and 12 other viruses

Professor Ángel Serrano, principal investigator at the Biomaterials and Bioengineering Laboratory of the Catholic University of Valencia (UCV), recently published an article in journal ACS Nano, from the American Chemical Society, which shows that c.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Why is Verizon Blocking Pirate Sites Such as NYAA and Mangadex?

For more than a week, Verizon customers have been unable to access several popular pirate sites. The IP-addresses of sites such as NYAA and Mangadex are null-routed instead. While the blocks appear to be intentional, Verizon is keeping its motivation.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Biden administration sets up "strike force" to go after China on trade

Though not explicitly directed at China, the review is part of a broader Biden administration strategy to shore up U.S. competitiveness in the face of economic challenges posed by the world's second-largest economy......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Reynolds and Reynolds acquires digital retailing provider Gubagoo

Reynolds says the deal furthers its Retail Anywhere strategy. Gubagoo's products include live chat tools for dealership websites and a virtual retailing platform......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Storage Startups Solving Cloud Storage Problems

Cloud storage is a highly effective strategy, but it's not without its challenges. These storage startups are working to solve the many cloud storage problems that are getting in the way of the sector's growth......»»

Category: databaseSource:  infostorRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Enterprise Cloud Storage Takes More than Wishful Thinking

Successful enterprise cloud storage requires a strong business case and the will to transform your company’s cloud strategy......»»

Category: databaseSource:  infostorRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Extra Crunch roundup: Security data lakes, China vs. Starlink, ExtraHop’s $900M exit

News broke this morning that Bain Capital Private Equity and Crosspoint Capital Partners are purchasing Seattle-based network security startup ExtraHop. News broke this morning that Bain Capital Private Equity and Crosspoint Capital Partner.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021