FAA Issues First Aircraft-Specific Limits Due To 5G Signals

U.S. aviation regulators published the first aircraft-specific restriction related to new 5G service expected to begin next week, ordering operators of Boeing 737 Max jets to update landing requirements. From a report: Equipment on the planes that co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 14th, 2022

Instagram Lite Courts the Developing World

Last week, Instagram hit the 1-billion-user mark and now wants to lure in even more users. The U.S. company silently launched Instagram Lite for the emerging markets. The new app promises to fix many of the issues affecting users in the developing wo.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextdigitRelated News3 hr. 35 min. ago

Verizon and AT&T Are Rolling Out New 5G Networks—But Not Near Major Airports. Here’s Why

AT&T and Verizon will postpone new wireless service near some airports planned for this week after the nation’s largest airlines said the service would interfere with aircraft technology and cause massive flight disruptions. The companies said.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News21 hr. 11 min. ago

Bernice King calls for MLK"s legacy to be taught in full, not just the "comfortable part"

Martin Luther King Jr. Day has already come and gone this year, but the issues this national holiday highlights remain relevant all year round. On the latest episode of The Daily Show, host Trevor Noah spoke to minister Bernice King about her parents.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 11 min. ago

SHIELD TV’s Android 11 Upgrade Brings Wave of Issues (Updated)

I’d like to preface this post by saying that NVIDIA is the first OEM to ship out the Android 11 upgrade to an Android TV-powered device. Even Google’s own hardware, like the Chromecast with Google TV, is still running Android 10. Now with.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 11 min. ago

New Google Play Store and Services Updates Add 10 New Items to Your Devices

At the end of last year, Google started to post changelogs for the Google Play System Updates it issues to Android devices (phones, watches, TVs, and tablets). The introduction of a changelog for these updates is somewhat of a big deal because for th.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News21 hr. 11 min. ago

Here’s why some games aren’t “verified” for Steam Deck compatibility

Vast majority of early listings are at least "playable," with no graphics issues. Enlarge / The Steam Deck, from Valve. (credit: Valve) Back in October, Valve laid out the specific review guidelines that a Steam game would ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Valorant now allows players to selectively censor specific words in chat

On Wednesday, Riot Games rolled out Valorant patch 4.01. Headlining the patch notes are changes to the chat settings. Players should note a new section titled "Muted Word List." This setting allows Valorant players to mute specific words at the local.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Analysis of bankruptcy data reveals patterns that underscore broader social, economic trends

A new paper co-written by a University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign expert who studies consumer credit issues provides the first comprehensive overview of bankruptcy filers in more than 30 years, shining a spotlight on the economic stressors faced by.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Fickle sunshine slows down Rubisco enzyme and limits photosynthetic productivity of crops

Researchers from Lancaster University working to improve the sustainable productivity of key crops in sub-Saharan Africa have discovered an imperfection in a critical enzyme within cowpea—and believe this imperfection is likely shared with other cr.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

How to check if your AirPods Pro are eligible for free replacement

If you’re having issues with one or both of your AirPods Pro earphones, they may be covered under Apple’s service program. Follow along for how to check your AirPods Pro free recall replacement eligibility. more… The post How to c.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Apple implements new verification process and product limits for Education Store in the US

The Apple Education Store in the US is following a trend that has existed in the United Kingdom and the European Union for years. If you plan to get a discount when buying a new Mac or iPad for education purposes, you need to prove that you’re.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

10 Common iPhone 12 Problems & How to Fix Them

10 Common iPhone 12 Problems & How to Fix Them is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max owners continue to complain about a variety of bugs and performance issues. Fortunately, a lo.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

The 5G-airline snafu: Everything we know

The attempt to roll out amped up mobile service across the United States has been a bit of a mess. The aviation industry and transportation regulators are worried about new 5G antennas interfering with a key type of aircraft altimeter that's essentia.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

New study on freemium marketing strategies demonstrates their limits for creating revenue

Freemium strategies dominate software product markets, with many if not most applications enticing new users with a free version, then requiring payment for more advanced features. The strategy thrives at attracting users, but there's very little emp.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

NASA"s Curiosity rover measures intriguing carbon signature on Mars

The type of carbon is associated with biological processes on Earth. Curiosity scientists offer several explanations for the unusual carbon signals......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Uncovering the underlying patterns in contemporary evolution

Wild populations must continuously adapt to environmental changes or risk extinction. For more than fifty years, scientists have described instances of "rapid evolution" in specific populations as their traits (phenotypes) change in response to varyi.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Electrocoagulation helps improve efficiency of microscreen drum filter in recirculating aquaculture system

Total suspended solids (TSS) affect water quality in recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS). The TSS with small particle size in traditional RAS is easy to accumulate, resulting in excessive ammonia and nitrite nitrogen, which limits the aquaculture.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Owl wing design reduces aircraft, wind turbine noise pollution

Trailing-edge noise is the dominant source of sound from aeronautical and turbine engines like those in airplanes, drones, and wind turbines. Suppressing this noise pollution is a major environmental goal for some urban areas......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

After six decades, Russia will build its final Proton rocket this year

Proton had reliability issues and could not compete with SpaceX's Falcon 9. Enlarge / A Russian 3-stage Proton rocket blasts into the sky in 2000. (credit: NASA) Russia's main space corporation, Roscosmos, said it is in the pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

FedEx hopes to add antimissile lasers to its cargo jets

FedEx wants to fit an antimissile system to some of its planes despite the rare nature of such attacks on civilian aircraft......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022