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Everything we know about State of Decay 3

Undead Labs' third entry in its State of Decay series will surely pit survivors against hordes of wandering undead. Here's everything we know so far......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsJun 11th, 2021

Toward a daily-use deep UV light source for sterilization and disinfection

Researchers from the Graduate School of Engineering and the Center for Quantum Information and Quantum Biology at Osaka University unveiled a new solid state second-harmonic generation (SHG) device that converts infrared radiation into blue light. Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 32 min. ago

Irish potato famine pathogen stoked outbreaks on six continents

North Carolina State University researchers continue to track the evolution of different strains of the plant pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine in the 1840s, which set down roots in the United States before attacking Europe......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 32 min. ago

Experts urge global reform, before deadlier pandemic emerges

An international panel is offering a suite of recommendations to prevent the next pandemic—including a new global body of heads of state—but the effort's leaders said more urgent than any single item is concerted international action before the w.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 32 min. ago

How an Army of Goats Could Help Prevent California Wildfires

An anonymous reader quotes a report from VICE News: California has unleashed an army of goats to munch away at overgrown brush and grass throughout the state in hopes of reducing the risk of wildfires this summer. State agencies have deployed the ani.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

New York State Low-Cost Broadband Law Blocked by US Judge

A federal judge granted a preliminary order blocking New York state from enforcing a law that requires internet service providers to offer high-speed broadband service to low-income customers at a discount. From a report: U.S. District Judge Denis Hu.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

NY can’t force ISPs to offer $15 low-income broadband plans, judge rules

$15 requirement is rate regulation and preempted by federal law, ruling says. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | PM Images) On Friday, the broadband industry won a court order that prohibits New York from enforcing a state law that would require.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Amazon, eBay Fight Legislation That Would Unmask Third-Party Sellers

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Amazon and a who's who of online-only retailers are trying to kill proposed federal and state legislation that would make the companies disclose contact information for third-party sellers. The b.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

New York Senate Passes Landmark Right To Repair Bill

A Right to Repair bill that would give everyone the information, parts, and tools they need to fix their electronic devices passed in the New York State Senate, the first such bill to pass in the country. Kevin Purdy writes via iFixit: At a virtual s.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Amazon, eBay fight legislation that would unmask third-party sellers

Federal and state bills come as e-commerce gains ground. Enlarge / Boxes move along a conveyor belt at the Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center in Robbinsville, New Jersey. (credit: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg) Amazon and a who’s who of online-onl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Texas must address groundwater future, says expert

Long-term water security is essential for the future of Texas, and the state acutely needs a common law system that can balance world-scale agricultural activity, industrial development and urban growth while also protecting private property rights,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

US state reports first litter of wolf pups in 80 years

Colorado has reported its first litter of gray wolf pups in 80 years, a major milestone in the US state's efforts to reintroduce the iconic species even as it stands imperiled in other parts of the country......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Florida bans "critical race theory" from its classrooms

Florida's state Board of Education banned "critical race theory" from public school classrooms Thursday, adopting new rules it said would shield schoolchildren from curricula that could "distort historical events.".....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Everything we know about State of Decay 3

Undead Labs' third entry in its State of Decay series will surely pit survivors against hordes of wandering undead. Here's everything we know so far......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

What do these 4 IPOs tell us about the state of the market?

To catch up on this busy IPO week, Marqeta, Monday.com, Zeta Global and 1stDibs are on the docket. We’re digging into the final IPO prices set by fintech unicorn Marqeta and enterprise productivity unicorn Monday.com this morning. Br.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Novel study looks at nitrogen credit trading to spur growth of riparian buffers

Watershed-wide nutrient credit trading has been suggested as a mechanism for reducing pollution entering the Chesapeake Bay, but a new study by Penn State researchers suggests that the high cost of producing nitrogen credits through the establishment.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

1st gray wolf pups since 1940s spotted in Colorado

Colorado has its first litter of gray wolf pups since the 1940s years, state wildlife officials said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

1st gray wolf pups in 80 years spotted in Colorado

Colorado has its first gray wolf pups in 80 years, state wildlife officials said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Ford-backed Solid Power said in talks with Decarbonization SPAC

The solid-state battery startup also counts BMW among its investors......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

SSD Trends, Tips and Topics

Solid state devices are in your future — if you're not using them already......»»

Category: databaseSource:  infostorRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Spurred by Clarence Thomas, Ohio AG wants Google declared a public utility

Ohio lawsuit quotes Justice Thomas' opinion that websites can be common carriers. Enlarge / Googleplex office in Palo Alto, California in January 2018. (credit: Getty Images | Ingus Kruklitis) The state of Ohio sued Google today in an unusual.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021