China says Biden plan to shut it out of U.S. battery supply chain violates WTO rules

The plans will make investors in the U.S. EV supply chain ineligible for tax credits should they use more than a trace amount of critical materials from China, or other countries deemed a "Foreign Entity of Concern.".....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsDec 7th, 2023

Future Apple Pencil could be modular with new features added by swappable sleeves

Apple is researching whether interchangeable sleeves for the Apple Pencil could give users a choice of controls, sensors, or even extended battery life.A possible future Apple Pencil wth mre controlsThe Apple Pencil lineup has been accused of being c.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News11 min. ago

China plans to send San Diego Zoo more pandas this year, reintroducing panda diplomacy

China plans to send a new pair of giant pandas to the San Diego Zoo, renewing its longstanding gesture of friendship toward the United States after a recalling nearly all the iconic bears on loan to U.S. zoos as relations soured between the two natio.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

California"s rainy season is here. What does it mean for water supply?

After a dry start to winter, California's rainy season is finally well under way......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

China may miss all key climate targets for 2025: report

China may miss all of its main climate goals for 2025, a new report showed Thursday, as the world's largest emitter increased its reliance on carbon-intensive industries to bolster a flagging economy......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

A step-by-step plan for safe use of GenAI models for software development

If you are a large-scale company, the recent AI boom hasn’t escaped your notice. Today AI is assisting in a large array of development-related and digital-related tasks, from content generation to automation and analysis. The development of AI is r.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

9to5Mac Daily: February 21, 2024 – iPhone 15 battery lifespan, iOS 17.4 beta 4

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by Cl.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News14 hr. 10 min. ago

Einstein telescope E-TEST prototype passes its first series of tests

The Einstein telescope project has reached a new stage, with the E-TEST prototype—developed in the ULiège and CSL laboratories—being sent to the Liège Space Centre to undergo a battery of cryogenic and vibration tests. To function optimally, th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 39 min. ago

Accurate quantitative analysis of information loss from digital metasurfaces caused by mutual coupling

Research by Dr. Ruiwen Shao and Prof. Junwei Wu (Institute of Electromagnetic Space, Southeast University, Nanjing, China) teaches us about how digital metasurfaces lose information......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 39 min. ago

A new tool can help protect California and Nevada communities from floods while preserving their water supply

At the dawn of the new year in 1997, the Truckee River transformed. The winter season had thus far been great for snow, but when a subtropical storm from near the Hawaiian Islands rolled in, it carried with it unseasonably warm rain. The warm rainfal.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 39 min. ago

Mapping the future of rural revitalization: Study sheds light on China"s rural dynamics

Globally, rural areas face challenges such as population decline, job shortages, and deepening urban-rural divides, exacerbated by rapid urbanization and industrialization. In China, these issues threaten rural sustainability, making the study of rur.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 39 min. ago

Solar-driven green synthesis of epoxides

Research published in the journal Science China Chemistry is expected to serve as comprehensive background knowledge and to provide researchers with insight into the recent developments of solar-driven green synthesis of epoxides......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 39 min. ago

California regulators postpone decision on Waymo"s self-driving expansion plan

Waymo will wait a little longer to hear whether California regulators approve the self-driving tech company's ambitious expansion request......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News15 hr. 38 min. ago

Pirate Site Shut Down For Trademark, Cybersquatting & Copyright Violations

A popular pirate site specializing in content from South Korea has been shut down by a court in the United States. Wavve Americas, a coalition of Korean broadcasters, filed a complaint against Kokoa TV in 2023, alleging trademark infringement, cyber.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News17 hr. 10 min. ago

UAW commits $40 million to organizing U.S. auto, battery workers

The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Wednesday it was committing $40 million to organizing non-union auto and battery workers in the United States over the next two years......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated News17 hr. 10 min. ago

Jeff Bezos Nets $8.5 Billion From Amazon Share Sale

The founder and former CEO sold 50 million shares over nine days. Jeff Bezos unloaded 14 million Inc. shares worth about $2.4 billion, finishing in just nine trading days the plan he disclosed earlier this month to sell up.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News17 hr. 10 min. ago

OnePlus teases Watch 2, wants to "do it right" this time

OnePlus has teased a new wearable with the tagline 'it's time, to do it right.' In 2021, OnePlus launched its first smartwatch, the OnePlus Watch. And it was...well, a watch. It told the time and it had long battery life, but other than that, i.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 11 min. ago

Score a refurbished MacBook Pro for only $379.99

Get a 2015 Apple MacBook Pro, refurbished, for only $379.99. TL;DR: As of February 21, get this 2015 refurbished Apple MacBook Pro for only $379.99 — that's a 68% savings.When your machine starts to lag, shut off, or have trouble completi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 11 min. ago

iPhone 15 quietly got a new battery upgrade. You may regret getting an older iPhone now.

Older iPhones are cheaper and almost just as good as the new ones. But the iPhone 15's battery might make you rethink that. One of the biggest upgrades Apple made to the iPhone 15 is only just coming out now, nearly six months after the phone l.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News17 hr. 11 min. ago

A plan to protect the biodiversity of US waters

Marine biodiversity is in crisis around the globe. Climate change, overfishing, habitat destruction and other extractive industries are causing species losses at an alarming rate. Scientists, managers, and governments are taking steps to protect mari.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 39 min. ago

The 4 best portable jump starters for cars in 2024

Keep a backup plan right in your vehicle's trunk with one of the best portable jump starters in 2024......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 39 min. ago