Exploring how adding UV treatment to water chlorination can actually increase toxic trihalomethane production

Halobenzoquinones (HBQs), as new emerging disinfection by-products (DBPs), are frequently detected in potable and swimming pool waters. In fact, HBQs are also precursors of other DBPs such as currently regulated trihalomethanes (THMs), which pose a h.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJul 1st, 2022

Mercedes gives up on in-between Metris van

Production of the four-cylinder gasoline engine that powers Mercedes-Benz's commercial vans will end next year......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News54 min. ago

Toyota keeps plan to build 9.7M vehicles despite factory stoppages

The automaker will suspend production on three lines at its Motomachi plant in September. That follows suspensions at its Tsutsumi plant......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News1 hr. 54 min. ago

Swarms of Mini Robots Could Dig the Tunnels of the Future

The underground excavation industry is exploring mini robots, plasma torches, and superheated gas to replace the massive boring machines now in use......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News3 hr. 53 min. ago

Subsurface water on Mars defy expectations: Physics connects seismic data to properties of rocks and sediments

A new analysis of seismic data from NASA's Mars InSight mission has revealed a couple of surprises......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News3 hr. 53 min. ago

Rivian"s Q2 earnings focus on "cash burn," factory output

Analysts are focused on Rivian's operating costs as part of second-quarter earnings due Thursday. Rivian improved its production ramp up, but still faces questions over its cash burn......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 22 min. ago

Stolen credentials are the most common attack vector companies face

60% of IT security decision makers believe their overall security strategy does not keep pace with the threat landscape, and that they are either lagging behind (20%), treading water (13%), or merely running to keep up (27%), according to a survey by.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News6 hr. 21 min. ago

Foxconn raises 2022 sales outlook

Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn) revised its sales outlook this year to an on-year increase despite excess inventories held by its customers......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News10 hr. 53 min. ago

Microsoft claims Sony pays to stop devs from adding content to Xbox Game Pass

Microsoft has accused Sony of paying for so-called "blocking rights" to prevent certain games from appearing on Xbox Game Pass......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 22 min. ago

Canon"s EOS R5 Gets The Transformers Treatment

If you saw it sitting on a shelf, you'd think you were looking at a Canon EOS R5. Surprise! It's actually a Transformer that has been cleverly disguised. If you saw.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News15 hr. 17 min. ago

The first Loki season 2 plot spoilers have leaked

Loki season 2 is already filming, and we’ve seen a few set photos since Marvel started production a few weeks ago. The series will hit Disney Plus next summer, which gives us ample time to figure out what the God of Mischief will be up to next......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News15 hr. 17 min. ago

Apple expands original podcasts investment as it hunts for compelling stories to adapt into TV+ shows

Apple is continuing to invest in original podcast production. Bloomberg today reported that Apple has signed a deal with award-winning production company Futuro Studios. Under the arrangement, Apple funds Futuro‚Äôs development of new podcasts but.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News16 hr. 15 min. ago

Big Man is only hours old, but Deep Cut"s "Splatoon 3" idol is already perfect

Behold, Big Man. He's a happy, smiling manta ray who brings some slick (water pun intended) moves to the dance floor. He's also perfect and we love him. Tweet may have been deleted (opens in a new tab) Big Man is one of the.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News17 hr. 16 min. ago

50 years of research productivity trends across fields and genders

An analysis of scholarly research papers published in the last 50 years provides new insights into trends in research productivity, highlighting an overall increase in productivity and a worldwide gender gap. Milad Haghani of the University of New So.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 18 min. ago

The Big Myth About Charging Technology You Should Stop Believing

There are a ton of 'tips and tricks' on how to charge your devices and increase your battery's lifespan. Here's what to believe and what not to believe. There are a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News21 hr. 47 min. ago

Apple TV+ plans documentary about comedy star Steve Martin

The writer, comedian, actor, and banjo player Steve Martin is to be the subject of a new two-part Apple TV+ documentary, now in production.Steve Martin (source: Wiki Commons)Few details are yet known about the currently untitled documentary, but The.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

iPhone 14 Pro models may be more expensive than iPhone 13, Kuo says

Apple may increase the prices on its upcoming iPhone 14 Pro models, though it isn't clear how much more expensive they'll be, according to TF Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.iPhone 14 Pro rendersIn a tweet on Wednesday, Kuo said that Foxconn would be.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Using a magnetic field to remotely control the air-water interface

A multidisciplinary study conducted by the Microfluidics Cluster of the UPV/EHU has observed and characterized a novel system involving the use of an external magnetic field to manipulate the air-water interface. The study is part of the European mul.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Rainwater unsafe to drink due to chemicals: study

Rainwater everywhere on the planet is unsafe to drink due to levels of toxic chemicals known as PFAS that exceed the latest guidelines, according to a new study by Stockholm University scientists......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Long-term mystery on muscle mechanisms may be solved, and may lead to better drugs

New knowledge about the very smallest muscle components, myosin and actin, can contribute to more effective treatment methods for heart and muscle diseases. Together with a research group from Canada, researchers at Linnaeus University have come up w.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

WhatsApp improves three important privacy features

WhatsApp is adding more options to hide your online status, block screenshots for view-once messages, and now you can quietly leave groups without other participants knowing. WhatsApp is available for mobile and desktop......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022