Free schools guide about inclusiveness and climate science is based on evidence

A recently released policy guide book for teachers and schools has been receiving some criticism. For instance, an article in the Daily Telegraph claimed: "Teachers are being told not to use phrases like 'girls and boys,' 'normal' and 'other' in clas.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJun 10th, 2021

Aleees progressing well in certification for cathode materials used in high-end LFP batteries

Advanced Lithium Electrochemistry (Aleees) has progressed into third-phase certification process for cathode materials used in high-end LFP (lithium iron phosphate) batteries conducted by Northeast Asia-based potential clients, according to the compa.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News2 hr. 3 min. ago

AMD Ryzen 5000G Series Launches With Integrated Graphics At Value Price Points

MojoKid writes: AMD is taking the wraps off of its latest integrated processors known as Ryzen 7 5700G and the Ryzen 5 5600G. As their branding suggests, these new products are based on the same excellent AMD Zen 3 core architecture, but with integra.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 31 min. ago

How to watch the men’s and women’s Olympic basketball finals

The men's and women's basketball finals are approaching, and the competition is at an all-time high. Here is our guide to catch the finals this year......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 3 min. ago

Amazon’s anti-union conduct made free election “impossible,” NLRB officer finds

Report cites mailbox under cameras and anti-union materials at mandatory meetings. Enlarge / A sign held during a protest on March 27, 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama. (credit: Getty Images | Patrick T. Fallon ) Amazon interfered with a union-cer.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News7 hr. 3 min. ago

Gig companies take worker classification fight to Massachusetts through ballot initiative

A coalition of app-based ride-hailing and on-demand delivery companies including Lyft, Uber, Doordash and Instacart have filed a petition for a ballot initiative in Massachusetts that would keep gig economy workers classified as independent contracto.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 30 min. ago

Microsoft"s business-focused Windows 365 Cloud PC subscription starts at $20/mo

Windows 365 Cloud PC is Microsoft's subscription-based service for the modern hybrid workspace, aimed at delivering the benefits and security of the cloud to small and big businesses. Microsoft recently announced general availability of Windows 365,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Take remote control of your PC or phone with TeamViewer

TeamViewer is a well established app and an intuitive way to remotely control computers, tablets, and smartphones. It is free for personal use available for all major platforms......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Demand Curve: Tested tactics for growing newsletters

There are very few marketing channels as well rounded as email newsletters. They provide a direct line of communication; nearly 40x ROI, are infinitely scalable and virtually free. Stewart Hillhouse Contributor.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Rani Therapeutics’ $73M IPO will fund upcoming clinical trials

Rani Therapeutics, a San Jose-based company developing a pill to replace medical injections, went public on Friday.  According to S-1 filings, shares were estimated to price between $14 and $16 last week. On Friday, shares debuted slightly lower, ar.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Substack doubles down on uncensored ‘free speech’ with acquisition of Letter

Substack announced last week that it acquired Letter, a platform that encourages written dialogue and debate. The financials of the deal weren’t disclosed, but this acquisition follows Substack’s recent $65 million raise. Newsletters are.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Sophos extends its spending spree with Refactr buy

Thoma Bravo-owned Sophos has announced its second takeover in as many weeks with the acquisition of Seattle-based DevSecOps startup Refactr. Refactr was founded in 2017 and offers an automation platform that helps cybersecurity and DevOps teams to co.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

FandangoNOW and Vudu merge into a new streaming service with titles to rent, buy or stream free

Last year, movie ticketing and discovery business Fandango, a division of NBCUniversal, bought the on-demand video streaming service Vudu from Walmart, after the retailer had failed to capitalize on the service it had first acquired in 2010 for $100.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

Spotify Plus might give free users unlimited track skipping for $1 per month

Spotify appears to be testing out a new paid plan that would give listeners direct access to songs and unlimited track skipping for just a buck a month......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 31 min. ago

Mac Pro Gets a Graphics Update

On Tuesday, Apple rolled out three new graphics card modules for the Intel-based Mac Pro, all based on AMD's Radeon Pro W6000 series GPU. From a report: (Apple posted a Mac Pro performance white paper [PDF] to celebrate.) The new modules (in Apple's.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 3 min. ago

NASA science chief says it’s OK to be “worried” or “terrified” about Webb

"This mission has a very troubled story with chapters that were disappointing." Enlarge / NASA's science chief, Thomas Zurbuchen, has worked hard to bring the oft-delayed James Webb Space Telescope to the launch pad. (credit: NASA) For scienti.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 3 min. ago

After a COVID-free year, delta arrives in Wuhan, China

Delta is thought to have arrived in the country on a flight from Russia. Enlarge / Residents line up for nucleic acid testing of COVID-19 on August 3, 2021, in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. (credit: Getty ) After going a full year without any.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 3 min. ago

Bringing discoveries to light: X-ray science at Argonne

For more than 25 years, the Advanced Photon Source's intense X-rays have enabled important breakthroughs. With a massive upgrade in the works, scientists will be able to see things at scale never seen before......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 31 min. ago

Cracking one more layer of genetic code will finally enable personalized medicine, researcher says

When the Human Genome Project reached its ambitious goal of mapping the entire human genome, it seemed the world was entering an era of personalized medicine, where evidence from our own specific genetic material would guide our care......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 31 min. ago

Insignia F50 is the first Fire TV with a quantum dot display

Amazon and Best Buy's partnership to sell Fire TV Edition smart TVs might be headed up-market with the first model to offer a quantum dot-based display......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 31 min. ago

New study finds emperor penguins increasingly threatened by climate change

A new study published today in Global Change Biology provides valuable new data that highlights how species extinction risk is accelerating due to rapid climate change and an increase in extreme climate events, such as glacial calving and sea ice los.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News13 hr. 2 min. ago