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Common Skype problems and how to fix them

With videoconferencing and distributed teams more popular than ever before, fixing errors is crucial. Learn more about common Skype issues and their solutions......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsJan 23rd, 2021

Could catnip become the new DEET? The common plant shows promise as a new natural insect repellent

New collaborative research from Northwestern University and Lund University may have people heading to their backyard instead of the store at the outset of this year's mosquito season......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 20 min. ago

Bioinspired materials from dandelions

Fields are covered with dandelions in spring, a very common plant with yellow-gold flowers and toothed leaves. When they wither, the flowers turn into fluffy white seed heads that, like tiny parachutes, are scattered around by the wind. Taraxacum off.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Scientists investigate 3-D-printed high-entropy alloys

Scientists from the Skoltech Center for Design, Manufacturing and Materials (CDMM) and the Institute for Metals Superplasticity Problems (IMSP RAS) have studied the fatigue behavior of additive-manufactured high-entropy alloys (HEA). The research was.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Trans-Tasman study finds populations of common dolphin at risk

While consumers look out for the Dolphin Safe mark on seafood purchases, a major research stocktake of Australian-New Zealand waters gives new guidelines to managers of dolphin fisheries......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Cuttlefish can pass the marshmallow test

Cuttlefish that were better at self-control also performed better on learning tests. Enlarge / A common cuttlefish, Sepia officinalis, in the Marine Resources Center at the Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA. A new study finds the cut.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Social tipping points: slouching toward climate salvation

The world appears to have finally woken up to the existential threat of global warming, and the drive to fix the problem is accelerating across the board......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

New study examines importance and unique characteristics of U.S. female farmers

While women can be drawn into farming for many reasons, researchers in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences have found that female-owned farms in the U.S. are more common in areas that are closer to urban markets, that engage in agritourism.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Common bacteria modified to make designer sugar-based drug

Envisioning an animal-free drug supply, scientists have reprogrammed a common bacterium to make a designer polysaccharide molecule used in pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

The Sinking City developer blasts "pirated" Steam version, warns not to buy

Developer Frogwares writes that since the release of The Sinking City in June 2019, it has faced problems with its licensee, Nacon......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Fake RTX 3000-series eBay listings claim they"re targeting bots, but is it a scammer"s excuse?

RTX 3000-series cards, the Radeon RX 6000s, Ryzen 5000 CPUs, and new consoles have all suffered availability problems, due in no small part to scalpers grabbing them to make huge profits on auction sites. A report from January showed that scalpers ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Delays in reporting alleged rapes are common, but coming forward is important no matter the timing

On Friday, an anonymous letter was sent to the prime minister's office alleging a current federal cabinet minister raped a woman in 1988......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

Common bacteria modified to make designer sugar-based drug

Envisioning an animal-free drug supply, scientists have—for the first time—reprogrammed a common bacterium to make a designer polysaccharide molecule used in pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals. Published today in Nature Communications, the resear.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

EU Law Requires Companies To Fix Electronic Goods For Up To 10 Years

Companies that sell refrigerators, washers, hairdryers, or TVs in the European Union will need to ensure those appliances can be repaired for up to 10 years, to help reduce the vast mountain of electrical waste that piles up each year on the continen.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

SelectQuote Announces Proposed Secondary Public Offering of Common Stock by Selling Stockholders

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SelectQuote, Inc. (NYSE: SLQT) (“SelectQuote” or the “Company”), a pioneer in providing consumers with unbiased price comparisons from some of the most trusted insurance carriers, today announce.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

Hacker reduces GTA Online load times by roughly 70 percent

Homebrewed DLL solves inefficient parsing of in-game shop files. Enlarge / You could spend less time looking at loading screens like this with a new DLL fix. A hacker going by the handle T0st says he has figured out a core issue that caused l.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

China turns to Japan for semiconductor equipment, avoiding US restrictions

Nikkei Asia writes that Chinese semiconductor makers are turning to Japan for used equipment in the wake of US sanctions, sending up prices in the country's second-hand market. With the worldwide chip shortage still causing supply problems across mul.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

The most common Kindle Fire problems, and how to fix them

Is your Amazon tablet giving you grief? We explain each issue and glitch and provide clear troubleshooting steps to get your Amazon Fire tablet back on track......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

The most common Apple Watch problems and how to fix them

Struggling with some Apple Watch problems? We’ve compiled a list of some of the most common issues people are having and fixes for dealing with them easily......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

Go Malware is Now Common, Having Been Adopted by Both APTs and E-crime Groups

The number of malware strains coded in the Go programming language has seen a sharp increase of around 2,000% over the last few years, since 2017, cybersecurity firm Intezer said in a report published recently. From a report: The company's findings h.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 1st, 2021

Moore’s law is reaching its limits. Could graphene circuits help?

The number of transistors that chipmakers can pack into an integrated circuit is reaching the upper limit of what's possible. Wrinkled graphene could fix that......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2021