Genomics detective work reveals pest moth travels

The fall armyworm moth (Spodoptera frugiperda) is a notorious pest in agriculture. It devastates essential food crops and threatens global food security. It has been reported to feed on more than 350 plant species, ranging from maize to cotton and ve.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgSep 26th, 2023

As Apple Card rumors swirl, Amex CEO reveals what he looks for in co-brand partnerships

Based on the latest reporting, Apple and Goldman Sachs are planning to part ways sometime next year, ending their partnership that currently consists of Apple Card and Apple Card Savings Account. American Express has been rumored to be one of the com.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News3 hr. 27 min. ago

Is the Facebook algorithm bypass a scam? Or is it a hack?

No, you can't bypass the Facebook algorithm by copying and pasting a post. Not then, not now. It's just not how things work......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News15 hr. 28 min. ago

Google calls Drive data loss “fixed,” locks forum threads saying otherwise

The fix will sift through app data for cached files, but users say it doesn't work. Enlarge (credit: Google Drive) Google is dealing with its second "lost data" fiasco in the past few months. This time, it's Google Drive.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News17 hr. 0 min. ago

Q&A: Reducing the use of animal tissues for testing the safety of cosmetics

Imperial College London researchers speak to us about their work exploring animal-free methods for the future of testing cosmetics safety......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 28 min. ago

3 underrated shows on Peacock you need to watch in December

Revisit the former USA Network detective series Monk, which is one of the three underrated shows on Peacock that you need to watch in December......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 28 min. ago

PSA: It’s a good time to turn on ADP; Apple study reveals 2.6B personal records stolen in data breaches

Following up on last year’s report “The Rising Threat to Consumer Data in the Cloud”, Apple has shared a new study from MIT’s Dr. Madnick that looks at how cyber threats are growing worldwide. Read on for a look at the state of online securit.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

OWC reveals Express 1M2, an ultra-fast USB 4 NVMe SSD enclosure

The OWC Express 1M2 is a new USB 4 drive enclosure, and is the fastest single blade NVMe enclosure that OWC has ever offered.OWC Express 1M2SSD enclosures with USB 4 connectivity promise universal compatibility without compromise. They are compatible.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsDec 7th, 2023

Quantum computer performs error-resistant operations with logical qubits

QuEra gets ready for error correction, runs operations with over 40 logical qubits. Enlarge / Some of the optical hardware needed to get QuEra's machine to work. (credit: QuEra) There's widespread agreement that most use.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Scientists develop "sexy_markers," a bioinformatics tool that reveals white shark gender

A new study led by CSIRO, Australia's national science agency, has revealed white shark gender is determined by X and Y sex chromosomes......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

iPhone 16 batteries should preferably be made in India, Apple tells suppliers

As part of the company’s continuing work to reduce its dependence on China, Apple has reportedly told suppliers that it has a preference for iPhone 16 batteries being made in India. One battery supplier which already manufactures in India has be.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Volumetric LED candle looks the same from any angle—and looks like amazing work

Re-creating a candle's multi-angle glow requires a lot of small-scale soldering. Enlarge / It takes proficiency in quite a few disciplines, a pick-and-place machine, a 3D printer, and lots of little solder points to get a candle.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Do boycotts against McDonalds and Starbucks work? They can, just not for the reason you might think

What do Starbucks, McDonald's, Target and Amazon have in common, other than being some of the biggest corporations in the world?.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Toxic comments associated with reduced activity of volunteer editors on Wikipedia

A study links hostility on Wikipedia to lost productivity on the site. Wikipedia, the largest reference work ever created, is written and edited by tens of thousands of volunteers, known as Wikipedians. Despite the fact that anyone can edit any page,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

New research reveals a fishing threshold for reef resilience

Coral reefs are the most biodiverse systems in the sea and central to the life of many coastal human communities. Half a billion people rely on coral reefs for protection from storms, provision of seafood as well as promotion of tourism and recreatio.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Environmental monitoring of bacteria can strengthen community preparedness against diseases

A variety of potentially disease-causing bacteria exist in the Baltic Sea and in Swedish lakes. Karolina Eriksson, a doctoral student at the Industrial Doctoral School at Umeå University, reveals future health risks for humans in the light of climat.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Study reveals changes in glaciers, snow cover and permafrost in Chinese Altai mountains since 2000

The Altai Mountains are located in the eastern hinterland of Central Asia, bordering Russia, China, Mongolia, and Kazakhstan. Chinese Altai Mountains, located in the north of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, belongs to the southern slope of the midd.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Study reveals genes that set humans apart from other primates in cognitive ability

An international team led by researchers at the University of Toronto has uncovered over 100 genes that are common to primate brains but have undergone evolutionary divergence only in humans—and which could be a source of our unique cognitive abili.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Apple reveals ‘push notification spying’ by foreign governments, after open letter

Apple has confirmed that foreign governments have been carrying out what has been described as “push notification spying,” stating that the company was not previously allowed to disclose the practice. Governments have been serving both Apple a.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

Daily Telescope: A super-hot jet 1,000 light-years from Earth

Molecules in the outflows from the young stars are excited by the turbulent conditions. Enlarge / This image reveals intricate details of the Herbig Haro object number 797 (HH 797). (credit: ESA/Webb, NASA & CSA, T. Ray (Dublin I.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023

The Fallout TV series trailer is here, and it’s loaded with homages to the games

The show looks faithful—maybe to a fault. Let's look at what the trailer reveals. The teaser trailer for Amazon's Fallout TV series. The trailer for Amazon's Fallout TV series dropped this weekend, and it's either craven fan servi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2023