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Conservative media viewing correlates with intention to use ivermectin

Watching fringe stations and general mistrust of science are both causing problems. Enlarge / Whether you trust this man likely depends on whether you watch right-wing news. (credit: Getty Images) The US public's response to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaOct 14th, 2021

Minecraft Update 2.32 Adds A Major Slew Of Bug Fixes

Mojang has announced the Minecraft update 2.32 patch notes for your viewing pleasure. Find out what's new with the new Minecraft PS4 update here. The post Minecraft Update 2.32 Adds A Major Slew Of Bug Fixes appeared first on PlayStation Universe......»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News4 hr. 25 min. ago

Why Twitter should share revenues with soccer players

High-profile social media users, such as actors, popstars or athletes, compete on social media for user attention, that can translate into ticket sales for concerts or movies, a better contract, or lucrative product endorsements. This kind of competi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 25 min. ago

Best 4K TV Deals for October 2021

If you're looking to take your home viewing to the next level with a shiny new 4K TV, check out these deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 26 min. ago

Manufacturers in Vietnam striving to resume normal operations

Since reopening in early October, export-processing zones and industrial parks in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam have restored production capacity to nearly 70%, while Saigon Hi-Tech Park is also running at 75% capacity, according to media reports......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News13 hr. 25 min. ago

99.9% of Scientists Agree Climate Emergency Caused by Humans

knaapie writes: It may still be fuel for hot debate on social media, but 99.9% of scientist actually agree on the fact that humans are altering the climate. The Guardian reports that the degree of scientific certainty about the impact of greenhouse g.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Five critically endangered monkeys shot dead in Vietnam

Poachers in Vietnam have shot dead five critically endangered langurs, a type of monkey killed for bushmeat and traditional medicine, state media said Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

New game can help users identify, avoid online echo chambers

Every day, social media users are exposed to fake news and political polarization on social networks. What makes people vulnerable to believing false information they find online?.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

NASA’s Lucy mission will soon be in the sky, with a launch set for Saturday

"Each one of these tells us a chapter of the story that we're all a part of." Enlarge / Atlas V with the Lucy spacecraft aboard an SLC-41 on the morning of October 15 as media set their sound-activated remote cameras. (credit: Trevor M.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

One of Facebook"s Earliest Investors Says People Have Lost Trust in Company

Facebook has lost people's trust "for good reasons" and isn't responding well to whistle-blower claims that the social-media giant prioritizes profit over user safety, according to one of its earliest investors, Reid Hoffman. Bloomberg: "I'm disappoi.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

Death threats, trolling common for scientists who speak to media about COVID

(HealthDay)—Doctors who discuss COVID-19 in the media frequently face abuse and harassment, including threats of death or violence, a new report reveals......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

How your firm"s Tweets affect its value—both temporarily and permanently

Researchers from University of Edinburgh and University of Maryland published a new paper in the Journal of Marketing that examines the impact of firm-generated social media content on firm stock price in real time......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

Virgin Media O2 customers could be set for a major broadband speed boost

Ultrafast proof of concept was delivered using existing cable infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

Component suppliers see no cutback in orders for iPhone 13

Component suppliers for Apple's new iPhones have seen no cutback in orders thus far this year, in contrast to a media report indicating Apple may slash its projected iPhone 13 production targets for 2021 by as many as 10 million units due to chip sho.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

Highlights of the day: TSMC expects 24% sales growth in 2021

TSMC has narrowed its revenue growth outlook this year to 24%, based on its forecast of 4.5% sales rise at the midpoint of the foundry house's latest guidance for fourth-quarter 2021. Despite a media report's claims that Apple is cutting its producti.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

Conservative media viewing correlates with intention to use ivermectin

Watching fringe stations and general mistrust of science are both causing problems. Enlarge / Whether you trust this man likely depends on whether you watch right-wing news. (credit: Getty Images) The US public's response to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

Bots were not very active on Twitter during the Finnish municipal elections 

Researchers from the Department of Computer Science in Aalto University and University of Helsinki Faculty of Social Sciences joined their forces in the ELEBOT-2021 project. They analyzed a large set of social media data and focused on automated acco.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 13th, 2021

Passive component makers conservative about 4Q21

Most Taiwan makers of passive components are conservative about their revenue performance for the fourth quarter of 2021 due to power cuts in China and the seasonality, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 13th, 2021

Strong quake strikes off Greece"s Crete, no injuries reported

A powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the Greek island of Crete Tuesday, the Athens Observatory said, with initial media reports suggesting no one was hurt......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 12th, 2021

Facebook To Act on Illegal Sale of Amazon Rainforest

Facebook says it will begin clamping down on the illegal sale of protected areas of the Amazon rainforest on its site. From a report: The social media giant changed its policy following a BBC investigation into the practice. The new measures will app.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 11th, 2021

Snapchat is Boosting Its Efforts To Root Out Drug Dealers

Deadly counterfeit versions of prescription medications are "widely available on social media platforms," reports NBC News, and "2 in 5 of those seized and tested in the United States contain enough fentanyl to kill, according to a warning issued by.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 11th, 2021