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CO2 emissions set to surge, IEA warns

Climate-changing CO2 emissions are set to surge by the second-biggest amount in history this year as the global economy recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic, the IEA warned Tuesday, days before a major climate summit......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgApr 20th, 2021

China"s emissions now exceed all the developed world"s combined

China now accounts for more greenhouse gas emissions than all of the world's developed nations combined, according to new research from Rhodium Group......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 38 min. ago

Paramount+ lifts ViacomCBS to 36 million subs, will stream sci-fi movie Infinite

Streaming service commits to one original movie every week. Enlarge / Actor Mark Wahlberg confers with director Antoine Fuqua on the set of Infinite. (credit: Mark Wahlberg) On the heels of revealing that ViacomCBS' streaming platforms have re.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 6 min. ago

Emissions from human activity modify biogenic secondary organic aerosol formation

Despite their extremely small size, submicron atmospheric aerosols are critical pollutants with climate change, air quality, and human health implications. Of these particles, secondary organic aerosols (SOA) form when volatile organic compounds (VOC.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 38 min. ago

Fortnite season 6, week 8 challenges and how to complete them

In this guide, we break down all of the new Fortnite challenges for season 6, week 8. Here is the new set of challenges and how to complete the trickier ones......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 38 min. ago

Fighting poverty with cash: Testing universal basic income in the real world

School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2)assistant professor Amy Castro Baker set out to answer this question: What would happen to a person in or near poverty who received no-strings-attached guaranteed payments every month? And the answer, at least.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 38 min. ago

Carbon emissions from energy dropped 10% in the EU last year

Carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel combustion dropped 10% in the European Union last year amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to estimates from the EU's statistical office......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 38 min. ago

Chips shortages to slow down specs upgrades for new offerings in 2H21

As shortages of ICs and other components are expected to worsen further in the peak season, downstream system makers are expected to slow down specs upgrades for their new offerings set for launch in the second half of the year, according to industry.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 38 min. ago

"Out-of-control" Chinese rocket set to crash back to Earth at unknown location in hours

Remnants from a Chinese rocket are expected to fall back to Earth in an uncontrolled re-entry this weekend......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated News18 hr. 38 min. ago

Novatek, Himax set to post record 2Q21 revenues

Display driver IC specialists Novatek Microelectronics and Himax Technologies both expect to see their second-quarter revenues hit another record-high levels......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 6 min. ago

Worldwide semiconductor revenue to grow 13% in 2021 despite chip shortage

Worldwide semiconductor revenues are forecast to surge 12.5% to US$522 billion in 2021, driven by continued-robust growth in consumer, computing, 5G and automotive semiconductors, according to IDC......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 6 min. ago

China"s Emissions Now Exceed All the Developed World"s Combined

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: China's emissions of six heat-trapping gases, including carbon dioxide, methane and nitrous oxide, rose to 14.09 billion tons of CO2 equivalent in 2019, edging out the total of Organization for Econ.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Twitter suspends several accounts sharing posts from Trump"s website

Twitter has suspended several accounts that have been set up to share posts from Donald Trump's website......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

The Division getting a stand-alone free-to-play game called Heartland

Ubisoft has announced a new free-to-play game called The Division Heartland, along with many other projects set in The Division universe. Here's what to expect......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Stranger Things hints at return of Eleven’s “Papa” in new teaser

Matthew Modine, who played Dr. Martin Brenner, was spotted on set earlier this year. We might see the return of Matthew Modine's Dr. Martin Brenner in Stranger Things S4. Our favorite psychokinetic, Eleven (Millie Bobby Brown), might be c.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

China’s carbon pollution now surpasses all developed countries combined

As China's coal-reliant economy has boomed, so, too, have its emissions. Enlarge (credit: Getty | AFP) Carbon pollution from China's bustling, coal-intensive economy last year outstripped the carbon pollution of the US, the EU, and other devel.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Paramount+ hits 36 million subscribers, will stream sci-fi movie Infinite

Streaming service commits to one original movie every week. Enlarge / Actor Mark Wahlberg confers with director Antoine Fuqua on the set of Infinite. (credit: Mark Wahlberg) On the heels of revealing that it has reached just shy of 36 million.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Sitecore Set To Acquire Moosend as Part of Ongoing 1.2B Growth Plan

Sitecore announced the acquisition of Moosend, a marketing automation and campaign management platform, as part of Sitecore’s ongoing $1.2 billion growth plan. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Sony is working on a PS5 redesign set to start production in 2022

The PlayStation 5 has been an outstanding success for Sony. Despite facing supply issues, the PS5 has sold over 7.8M consoles since launch, outselling the PS4 during the same period. With the demand for PS5 consoles hitting record highs, Sony is bein.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Cutting methane emissions key to slowing warming: UN

Industry could cheaply and easily slash humanity's methane emissions by at least 30 percent in a decade, the United Nations said Thursday, adding that such cuts would slow global warming and prevent hundreds of thousands of deaths......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Off-put by offsets: Why some advocates doubt "net zero" pledges

Look at the fine print to understand the climate goals that governments and companies have set and search for one term in particular: net-zero......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021