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Brinqa Announces $110 Million in Growth Funding to Accelerate Adoption of Risk-based Cybersecurity

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #AppSec–Brinqa™, a leader in Cyber Risk Management, today announced that it has received $110 million in growth capital from leading global venture capital and private equity firm Insight Partners. B.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsJun 8th, 2021

OnePlus announces the 90 Hz, $240 “Nord N200” for North America

It has a Snapdragon 480, 4GB of RAM, a headphone jack, microSD slot, and more. The OnePlus Nord N200. [credit: OnePlus ].....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 50 min. ago

Health care CEOs raked in $3.2 billion as pandemic raged

CEOs’ median pay rose to $9 million despite record layoffs of health workers. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Jonathan Kitchen) As the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged the country last year, the chief executive officers of 178 US healthcare compani.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 50 min. ago

Study reveals bycatch risk for dolphins and porpoises in global small-scale fisheries

A new study by Newcastle University shows that the risk of dolphins and porpoises being caught in small-scale (artisanal) fisheries is highest in low- and middle-income regions around the tropics and sub-tropics......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 49 min. ago

Eco-friendly smart farms based on nutrient solution recirculation

The development of new urban agriculture technologies, such as vertical and smart farms, has accelerated rapidly in recent years. These technologies are based on hydroponic cultivation in which plants are grown using nutrient-rich solutions rather th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 49 min. ago

Groundwater depths affect nutrient resorption of desert phreatophyte

Water and nutrients play important roles in the survival and growth of plants in arid and nutrient-poor desert ecosystems. Phreatophytes have a strong competitive advantage in arid desert ecosystems because their roots can reach deep into groundwater.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 49 min. ago

Baltic herring larvae show effects of climate change

Data collected for over two decades shows that rising Baltic Sea water temperature is one of the main factors in the increasingly earlier appearance and faster growth of Baltic herring larvae......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 49 min. ago

Is it feasible to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere?

Last week, the media reported that atmospheric carbon dioxide is at its highest levels in more than 4 million years. Carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is one of the primary drivers of global warming. The dip in greenhouse gases associated with reduced.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 49 min. ago

Highlights of the day: Digitimes releases ASC 100 Asia tech supply chain survey

The top-100 tech firms in Asia are mostly based in Japan, China, Korea and Taiwan, with the car and ICT device/equipment sectors making up the two largest groups, according to Asia Supply Chain 100 (ASC 100), the freshly released research results by.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News20 hr. 22 min. ago

Chrome OS was born 10 years ago. Here are the highlights in its rise to power

In 10 years, Chrome OS evolved from a browser-based operating system to something much bigger, and it has made a lot of noise in the computing world......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 22 min. ago

Plexiglass Is Everywhere, With No Proof It Keeps Covid at Bay

Sales of plexiglass tripled to roughly $750 million in the U.S. after the pandemic hit, as offices, schools, restaurants and retail stores sought protection from the droplets that health authorities suspected were spreading the coronavirus. There was.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News20 hr. 49 min. ago

ASC 100: Digitimes identifies 3 major trends that will reshape global supply chains

Digitimes, an Asia-based premium source of tech supply chain information, undertook a six-month study on the financial reports of 4,725 publicly listed corporations across 11 countries in Asia and compiled its first annual report on the top 100 Asian.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

ASC 100: Toyota No. 1 by revenue; half of top 50 with strongest revenue growth are Chinese firms

Digitimes, an Asia-based premium source of tech supply information, has just released its 2021 Asia Supply Chain 100 (ASC100) research results. In terms of 2020 revenue, Japan's Toyota Motor, South Korea's Samsung Electronics and Taiwan's Hon Hai Pre.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

PSMC negotiating orders for 2023

Taiwan-based pure-play foundry Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC) continue to see orders demanding 8- and 12-inch wafer fabrication services pull in, and is in talks with clients about orders for 2023, according to company chairman Frank Hu.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Google"s AirTable Rival, Tables, Graduates From Beta

Last fall, Google's in-house incubator Area 120 introduced a new work-tracking tool called Tables, an AirTable (a San Francisco-based startup that makes cloud-based spreadsheet collaboration software and is valued at $5.77 billion) rival that allows.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Introducing play to higher education reduces stress and forms deeper connection material

A new study found higher education students are more engaged and motivated when they are taught using playful pedagogy rather than the traditional lecture-based method. The study was conducted by University of Colorado Denver counseling researcher Li.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Does zinc inhibit or promote growth of kidney stones? Well, both

A funny thing happened on the way to discovering how zinc impacts kidney stones—two different theories emerged, each contradicting the other. One: Zinc stops the growth of the calcium oxalate crystals that make up the stones; and two: It alters the.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Using machine learning and radar to better understand storm surge risk

The types of land around us play an important role in how major storms will unfold—flood waters may travel differently over rural versus urban areas, for example. However, it's challenging to get an accurate picture of land types using only satelli.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

We have another highly effective COVID vaccine, based on different tech

While not needed for the US, it should help with the global vaccine push. Enlarge / A participant gets his second dose of the Novavax vaccine during the clinical trial. (credit: Karen Ducey / Getty Images) Today, a company called Novavax annou.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Chip shortages lead to more counterfeit chips and devices

Industry analysts recommend businesses take extra care with the supply chain. Enlarge / This pair of FT232RL USB to serial UARTs looks quite similar—but the one on the right is a counterfeit based on a mask-programmable microcontroller and onl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Ransomware Attack Targeted Teamsters Union in 2019. But They Just Refused to Pay

NBC reports that America's "Teamsters" labor union was hit by a ransomware attack demanding $2.5 million back in 2019. "But unlike many of the companies hit by high-profile ransomware attacks in recent months, the union declined to pay, despite the.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021