Extreme Weather Hits China With Massive Floods and Scorching Heat

China is grappling with extreme weather emergencies across the country, with the worst flooding in decades submerging houses and cars in the south and record-high heat waves in the northern and central provinces causing roads to buckle. From a report.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJun 23rd, 2022

Americans more likely than those in the UK to feel threatened by China"s development as a world power, survey shows

Americans were more likely than people living in the UK to feel threatened by China's growth as a world power, a new survey shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Nvidia RTX 4090 could shatter GPU speed records — but at a big cost

Nvidia's RTX 40-series will offer a massive jump in performance, but a new report states that these GPUs will be even better than previously believed......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

The 50 best movies on Netflix right now (July 2022)

No need to be intimidated by the massive library of films on Netflix. We've searched through it all to bring you the best movies streaming on Netflix now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

The 64 best movies on Amazon Prime Video (July 2022)

Amazon Prime Video has a massive movie library, but finding something to watch isn't always easy. Here's our curated roundup of some of the best this week!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Windblown “alien things” caused massive COVID outbreak, North Korea says

Health experts say the risk of spread from contaminated objects is very low. Enlarge / Balloons carrying anti-North Korea leaflets are released by North Korean defectors, now living on South Korea, on February 16, 2013, in Paju, South.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

A ceramic aerogel made with nanocrystals and embedded in a matrix for use in thermal insulation applications

A team of researchers at the Harbin Institute of Technology, in China, working with a colleague in the U.S., has developed a new kind of aerogel for use in flexible thermal insulation material applications. In their paper published in the journal Nat.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

IC 50: China firms supercharged in revenue growth, thanks to chip crunch and government policy drive

Chinese companies in IC 50 2022 ranking attracted attention over their surprisingly high revenue growth in 2021, which are much higher than the growth of their peers in South Korea, Japan, and Taiwan, due to chip crunch and the nationalistic "buy Chi.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

China TV sales disappoint during 618 shopping festival

Sales of LCD TVs during the 618 shopping festival in China were lower than expected, which could force panel makers to realize production cuts more broadly, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Samsung releases its 2022 soundbars including an 11.1.4-channel flagship with wireless Dolby Atmos

Samsung has released its full – and massive – line-up of soundbars for 2022, including features like wireless Dolby Atmos......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Apple’s new M2 MacBook Pro can’t handle the heat — should you still buy it?

Apple's latest M2 MacBook Pro buckled under the pressure of extremely resource-heavy tasks, hitting intensely high temperatures. Should you still buy it?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Kuo: Demand for iPhone 14 series in China to become stronger than current generation

The demand for iPhone 14 series in the Chinese market could be stronger than the iPhone models from the viewpoints of distributors and retailers, according to a new post by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. more… The post Kuo: Demand for iPhone 14 series in.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

iPhone 14 demand will be much higher than iPhone 13 in China, Kuo says

The demand for Apple's upcoming iPhone 14 may be stronger than the already popular iPhone 13 lineup, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.iPhone 13 modelsIn a tweet thread on Thursday, Kuo says his latest survey of Chinese distributors and retailers ind.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Navigating Choppy Waters

In the last seven months, the venture / entrepreneurial world has gone from “the only thing that matters is massive growth” to “the world is going to end.” For perspective, all you need to do is look at a dozen high-flying IPO.....»»

Category: financeSource:  feldRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Half of all smartphones sold during China"s 6.18 Festival were iPhones

China's annual shopping event, the 6.18 Festival, saw 14 million smartphones sold — and it's estimated that Apple's iPhone models accounted for half.Apple has done well in China's 6.18 festivaliPhone before, but for 2022, new research says it made.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

China lured graduate jobseekers into digital espionage

Student translators were targeted by front company for Beijing-backed hacking group APT40. Enlarge (credit: FT montage | Getty Images | Dreamstime) Chinese university students have been lured to work at a secretive technology.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

The vicious cycle of extreme weather and biomass burning

There is a downward spiral of extreme weather and pollution from wildfires, domestic heating and energy production in the New York and New Jersey area, according to a new study by CUNY SPH Professors Ilias Kavouras and Glen Johnson and 2022 DPH gradu.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

iPad finally has a Weather app, but there are better options

Apple has finally ported the Weather app to the iPad twelve years after its debut. Of course, it has stiff competition, but the company will also work with developers by introducing WeatherKit.Apple Weather on iPadThe original iPhone included weather.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

The World Can’t Wean Itself Off Chinese Lithium

China dominates the global supply chain for lithium-ion batteries. Now rival countries are scrambling for more control over “white oil.”.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

You Can Now Help NASA Hunt For Martian Clouds

NASA has a new tool where anyone can help advance its research by hunting for signs of Martian clouds in a massive data set. Trust us, it's more fun than it sounds.  The post You Can Now Help NASA Hunt For Martian.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Researchers caution beachgoers ahead of white shark season

Great white shark researchers on Cape Cod are reminding visitors that warmer weather signals not just the start of the busy tourist season, but also the arrival of the region's famous predators......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022