Can EV tax credit survive Senate, industry objections?

What appeared to be a path forward on EV tax credits at first glance evolved into a last-minute scramble, as automakers and some Senate Democrats seek changes to the provision's strict battery content and assembly rules, which they said could delay v.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsAug 5th, 2022

The weekend’s best deals: Apple MacBook Air, Resident Evil bundle, and more

Dealmaster also has the Xbox Series S, Apple Watch Series 7, and Nvidia Shield TV. Enlarge (credit: Ars Technica) It's the weekend, which means it's time for another Dealmaster. Our latest roundup of the best tech deals from a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

How long will it take to understand long COVID?

Researchers have proposed a variety of theories to explain symptoms of COVID long-haulers. Enlarge (credit: niphon | Getty Images) Rachel Robles contracted COVID in March 2020. The 27-year-old data analyst has not gone a singl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Apple shares first look at "Lessons in Chemistry"

The upcoming Apple TV+ series "Lessons in Chemistry" is set to hit the streaming platform in 2023.Image Credit: AppleApple on Friday shared a first look at upcoming drama series "Lessons in Chemistry." Read more........»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Google adds instant cloud-streaming button to web searches for games

It's not just Stadia, either; non-Google streaming rivals also get featured. Enlarge / A good Stadia idea finally comes to Google. (credit: Google / Sam Machkovech) The earliest sales pitch for Stadia, the Google streaming ser.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Epson’s bricked printers highlight the industry’s reparability problem

Printer makers have a history of invasive practices that hurt user repairability, experience. Enlarge (credit: Getty) Epson printers have had a nasty little issue for years. Some models will abruptly brick, even if they seem.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

The Soviet Union once hunted endangered whales to the brink of extinction

Scientists opposed whaling and secretly tracked its toll. Enlarge / Soviet whalers manning mechanized harpoons in 1960. (credit: Marka/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Every year, an estimated 13 million people go whal.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Xiaomi clones the Galaxy Fold, makes it 40% thinner, adds a bigger battery

Samsung hasn't changed the Galaxy Fold battery density for four years, and it shows. The Xiaomi Mix Fold 2. Yep, that's thin. [credit: Xi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Betelgeuse is bouncing back after blowing its top in 2019

"We're watching stellar evolution in real time." Enlarge / Artist’s conception in 2021 provided a close-up of Betelgeuse’s irregular surface and its giant, dynamic gas bubbles, with distant stars dotting the background. (credit: E.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

How to upgrade to Windows 11, whether your PC is supported or not [Updated]

Supported or not, new or old, this is everything you need to know. Enlarge / You name it, we've tried installing Windows 11 on it. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) We originally published this install guide for Windows 11 shortl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

LG plans to introduce 20-inch OLED panels this year

The smallest consumer OLED TV LG makes currently measures 42 inches. Enlarge / A promotional image for LG's larger OLED televisions. (credit: LG) LG plans to introduce a 20-inch OLED panel by the end of the year, and unlike mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Poliovirus detected in NYC sewage; health officials urge vaccination

Meanwhile, officials in London reported finding poliovirus over 100 times in sewage. Enlarge / Transmission electron micrograph of poliovirus type 1. (credit: Getty | BSIP) Health officials in New York are ramping up efforts t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

EV tax credit restrictions could reshape automakers" supply chains, battery strategies

EV manufacturers now must decide whether they'll chase all, some or none of the revamped tax credit. Depending on their strategies, it could mean reshaping their supply chains sooner than anticipated......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Overcoming a major manufacturing constraint

Additive manufacturing (AM) using two-photon polymerization lithography (TPP) has increased in usage in industry and research. Currently, a major constraint of TPP in general and specifically of the material IP-Q (Nanoscribe GmbH, Germany) is the use.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Researchers fabricate cobalt copper catalysts for methane on metal-organic framework

The world is highly dependent on fossil fuels to power its industry and transportation. These fossil fuels lead to excessive carbon dioxide emission, which contributes to global warming and ocean acidification. One way to reduce this excessive carbon.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Steven Cliff leaving NHTSA to become California Air Resources Board executive officer

Cliff was confirmed by the Senate in May as NHTSA's 16th administrator. The agency had been without a permanent leader since 2017, when Mark Rosekind resigned as the Trump administration took over......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Downtown restaurants rely on the office lunch crowd. Can they survive the move toward hybrid work?

Audible’s new food delivery app aims to help restaurants in downtown Newark, New Jersey, grapple with uncertainty. Like many downtown business districts across the U.S., Newark, New Jersey’s central business area is full of restaurants.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

The best cheap Android phones

Want a smartphone but don't want to spend $1,000? We've got you covered. Enlarge / The camera bar returns but it's a lot shallower than the Pixel 6 version. (credit: Ron Amadeo) So you want to buy a cheap Android phone, but y.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Rocket Report: SpaceX sees rideshare demand, Russia’s odd launch deal with Iran

"One of the questions that we’re getting a lot is, 'How full are you guys?'" Enlarge / India's Small Satellite Launch Vehicle takes flight on Sunday. (credit: ISRO) Welcome to Edition 5.06 of the Rocket Report! The big new.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

5 signs the film industry is going fully virtual

Is the future of film-making Virtual Production?.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Samsung cutting DDR4 chip prices

Samsung has cut its 4Gb DDR4 chip prices, according to industry sources, which believe it is the company's strategic move further to accelerate the industry's transition from DDR3 to DDR4......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022