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Global conflicts inflamed by election-seeking "hawkish" politicians, study finds

Long-running conflicts, such as that between Israel and Palestine, are inflamed by the political process itself as politicians adopt tough 'hawkish' policies to get themselves re-elected, according to a new study......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekJan 14th, 2022

Apple countersues Ericsson; Cupertino company makes ‘astounding’ U-turn

Foss Patents yesterday said it was inevitable that we’d see Apple countersue Ericsson, and it didn’t take long for that to happen. Each company is now suing the other for patent infringement. Ericsson is seeking to ban the import of iPho.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 54 min. ago

Noname Security appoints Strategic Advisory Board

Noname Security announced the formation of a Strategic Advisory Board to support the company’s global expansions and establish Noname as a trusted API security provider to CISOs around the world. The Noname Security Advisory Board consists of execu.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 55 min. ago

40 Quintillion Black Holes are Lurking in the Universe, Study Projects

"Scientists have estimated the number of 'small' black holes in the universe," reports Live Science. "And no surprise: It's a lot." Using a new method, outlined January 12 in The Astrophysical Journal, a team of astrophysicists has produced a fresh.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 59 min. ago

2022 Could Be a Turning Point In the Study of UFOs

In 2021, there was an upsurge in peculiar sightings reported, thanks to people with smartphones or other video gear that captured these strange glimmers in the sky. In 2022, UAP will get more attention from both the scientific community and the feder.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 27 min. ago

Exclusive: Intel Reveals Plans for Massive New Ohio Factory, Fighting the Chip Shortage Stateside

As part of an effort to regain its position as a leading maker of semiconductors amidst a global chip shortage, Intel is committing $20 billion to build a manufacturing mega-site in New Albany, on the outskirts of Columbus, Ohio, the company exclusiv.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News20 hr. 27 min. ago

It"s the beginning of the end for YouTube Originals

YouTube is reducing its original programming division following the departure of Global Head of Originals Susanne Daniels.Launched in 2016, YouTube Originals began life as a subscription service streaming ad-free series and films. However, faced with.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 27 min. ago

The best sex toy deals as of Jan. 21: Lelo, Satisfyer, Magic Wand, and more

UPDATE: Jan. 21, 2022, 2:45 p.m. EST This story has been updated to include new early Valentine's Day deals and more — check out some of our favorite finds below. The We-Vibe Tango is a bullet vibe but better — $59 $79 (save $20) Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 27 min. ago

Cryptocurrencies Tumble As Global Investors Reduce Risk

New submitter NoMoreDupes shares a report from CoinDesk: The crypto market was in a sea of red on Friday as bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, tumbled more than 10% over the past 24 hours. It appears that global inv.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News20 hr. 27 min. ago

Study: Leidenfrost effect occurs in all three water phases: Solid, liquid, and vapor

But there's a much higher threshold of 550° C for levitation of an ice disk to occur. Slow-motion video of boiling ice, a research project of the Nature-Inspired Fluids and Interfaces Lab at Virginia Tech. Dash a few drops of water onto.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News22 hr. 59 min. ago

Tug of sun, moon could be driving plate motions on "imbalanced" Earth

A study led by geophysicist Anne M. Hofmeister in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis proposes that imbalanced forces and torques in the Earth-moon-sun system drive circulation of the whole mantle......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Exploring fish flow from fisheries to supper

Recent breakthroughs in multiple fields of study now allow researchers to follow the entire life cycle of ocean fishes—from when and where they are spawned, to where they disperse and grow, to when and where they are captured, transported, and eate.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Mange outbreak decimated a wild vicuña population in Argentina

Mange has decimated the population of wild vicuñas and guanacos in an Argentinian national park that was created to conserve them, according to a study from the Administration of National Parks in Argentina and the University of California, Davis......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Intel Reveals Plans for Massive New Ohio Factory, Fighting the Chip Shortage Stateside

As part of an effort to regain its position as a leading maker of semiconductors amidst a global chip shortage, Intel is committing $20 billion to build a manufacturing mega-site in New Albany, on the outskirts of Columbus, Ohio, the company told TIM.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Game Developers Not Interested in NFTs, Survey Finds

NFTs remain a contentious topic for developers, according to the State of the Game Industry survey, with a majority claiming their companies aren't interested at all. From a report: The survey states that 72% of respondents related to cryptocurrency.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Study finds river flows linked to the ups and downs of imperiled Chinook salmon population

A study led by Simon Fraser University researchers has discovered that sufficient water flows during summer can be critical to a Chinook salmon population in the interior of British Columbia......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Fastest-ever study of how electrons respond to X-rays performed

A study of electron dynamics timed to millionths of a billionth of a second reveals the damage radiation can do on a molecular level......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Sex-typical behavior of male, female mice guided by differences in brain"s gene activity

Male and female mouse brains differ in important ways, according to a new study led by Stanford Medicine investigators......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Non-Apple handset vendors looking to galvanize sales with new models in 1H22

With Apple ending the fourth quarter of 2021 with the No.1 spot in global smartphone sales, Android handset vendors pin their hopes for a sales upturn on the Chinese New Year shopping festival and are set to release new models to stimulate sales in t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Fed Releases Long-Awaited Study On a Digital Dollar

The Federal Reserve on Thursday released its long-awaited study of a digital dollar, exploring the pros and cons of the much-debated issue and soliciting public comment. CNBC reports: Billed as "the first step in a public discussion between the Feder.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

"Rough" words feature a trill sound in languages around the globe

In languages spoken around the world, words describing rough surfaces are highly likely to feature a "trilled /r/" sound—a linguistic pattern that stretches back over 6,000 years, a new study reveals. The international team of researchers from the.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022