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Drivers for Elon Musk’s Loop script about their ‘great leader’

Ask 'Do you like working for him?' and you'll get a response that could have come straight from North Korea: 'Yup, he's a great leader! He motivates us to do great work.' Drivers for Elon Musk’s underground Loop system in Las Vegas ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagJul 28th, 2021

Best Alexa settings to update right now

Changing a few settings in your Amazon Echo can turn Alexa from a good smart assistant to a great one. Change these five settings to improve your experience......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 34 min. ago

An experimental loop for simulating nuclear reactors in space

Nuclear thermal propulsion, which uses heat from nuclear reactions as fuel, could be used one day in human spaceflight, possibly even for missions to Mars. Its development, however, poses a challenge. The materials used must be able to withstand high.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 1 min. ago

"Jumping Gene" May Have Erased Tails In Humans and Other Apes

sciencehabit shares a report from Science Magazine: Mammals from mice to monkeys have tails. But humans and our cousins the great apes lack them. Now, researchers may have unearthed a simple genetic change that led to our abbreviated back end: an iti.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 1 min. ago

Toyota plant leader to Senate panel: Worker-development policies are much needed

Leah Curry's testimony was delivered to members of the Subcommittee on Employment and Workforce Safety......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Apple CEO Tim Cook in Leaked Memo: "We Are Doing Everything in Our Power" To Identify Leakers

Apple CEO Tim Cook has warned employees about leaking company information. Cook's memo: Dear Team, It was great to connect with you at the global employee meeting on Friday. There was much to celebrate, from our remarkable new product line-up to ou.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Boeing still studying Starliner valve issues, with no launch date in sight

"The team's making great progress on further troubleshooting." Enlarge / Close-up of the Boeing CST-100 Starliner capsule, white room attached, atop the mighty Atlas V launch vehicle at Cape Canaveral's SLC-41. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) Nearly.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

They took a stand against Amazon for their drivers. They say it cost them their businesses

Ryan Schmutzer and Tracy Bloemer, owners of businesses that deliver packages for Amazon in Portland, Oregon, hit their breaking point this spring......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

How to track an Android phone, tablet, or smartwatch

Need to learn how to track your Android smartphone or other mobile device? Here are three great options, each of which can help you pinpoint your device......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

The iPhone 13 and 13 mini debut to great reviews

The iPhone 13 and 13 mini pack small but important upgrades, such as a better camera setup and a faster processor, though both include 'standard' 60Hz screens and lack a telephoto zoom lens. But they are still great all-round devices......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Florida’s new surgeon general skeptical of vaccines, opposes masks

Ladapo signed the Great Barrington Declaration and suggests embracing "the reality of viral spread." Enlarge / Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis holds a news conference at the Florida Department of Health office in Viera, Florida, on September 1, 2021......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Is the Elder Scrolls Online worth playing in 2021?

ESO has come a long way since its launch, and 2021 is a great time to start playing. From PvE updates to a new Companion System, here's why you should join in......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

A new study suggests Tesla drivers tend to be more distracted when autopilot is enabled

There have been reports of multiple crashes involving Tesla's autopilot (AP) system, at least enough to raise concerns about their safety. US safety agencies such as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Office of Defects.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Canada"s nitrogen footprint shows great regional variation

Reactive nitrogen emissions contribute to greenhouse gases, as well as air and water pollution. For the first time, researchers from McGill University have calculated Canada's nitrogen footprint (akin to a carbon footprint) at both national and provi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Savannas challenge preconceived notions of chimpanzee behavior

While humans are able to survive in arid climates, great apes need swaths of lush forest in Africa (bonobos, chimpanzees, gorillas) or Southeast Asia (orangutans) to thrive, except for some innovative savanna chimpanzees......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Amazon"s AI Cameras Are Punishing Drivers For Mistakes They Didn"t Make

em1ly shares a report from Motherboard: Amazon delivery drivers say surveillance cameras installed in their vans have made them lose income for reasons beyond their control. In February, Amazon announced that it would install cameras made by the AI-t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Googlers Protest Removal of Russian App as Bend To Government

Google employees have joined the slew of politicians and activists blasting the internet giant for pulling a voting app from Russia's opposition leader, a move critics say showed the company was caving in to the Kremlin. From a report: Staff members.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Battery Resourcers raises $70M to grow closed-loop battery supply chain

Battery Resourcers, a startup that’s developing a closed-loop approach to lithium-ion battery materials, has closed $70 million in mid-round funding to scale its commercial operations across two continents. The company, which is based in Worcester,.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

You won’t believe how cheap this Samsung tablet is today

Save $30 on the great Samsung Tab A7 Lite budget Android tablet at Amazon today......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

Best Amazon deals on tech you can shop today

Amazon has big discounts on some great tech right now including price cuts for Apple AirPods, iPad Air, and Samsung Galaxy Tab S7.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

GPU Availability and Pricing Update: September 2021

It'd be great if GPU pricing was normal and we didn't have to update you on the state of the market, but tracking GPUs is useful if you're wanting to jump the gun. Also, this month we can celebrate a rather unfortunate anniversary......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021