Group 1 to acquire U.K. group Inchcape

Group 1 Automotive has agreed to buy U.K. dealership group Inchcape. The all-cash deal, announced Monday, is for $439 million. The deal is expected to close in the third quarter......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsApr 15th, 2024

Christian group temporarily opens beaches it has closed on Sunday mornings as court fight plays out

Christian group temporarily opens beaches it has closed on Sunday mornings as court fight plays out.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 26th, 2024

Urban water system theory 5.0 offers a systematic solution to complex urban water issues in China

The urban water system theory is the application and extension of watershed hydrological science to an urban scale. In a paper published in Science China Earth Sciences, a research group led by Chinese academician Xia Jun introduced the urban water s.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024

Researchers unveil tritium release behavior of solid breeder irradiated with fusion neutron

A research group led by Prof. Wang Haixia from the Hefei Institutes of Physical Science of the Chinese Academy of Sciences has revealed the tritium release behavior of lithium titanate (Li2TiO3) breeder irradiated with fusion neutrons, which contribu.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024

US retailers under attack by gift card-thieving cyber gang

Earlier this month, the FBI published a private industry notification about Storm-0539 (aka Atlas Lion), a Morocco-based cyber criminal group that specializes in compromising retailers and creating fraudulent gift cards. Microsoft then went more in-d.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024

Deciphering how crystals form in non-classical ways

Soft and organic crystals are a diverse group of materials with connections to biological, environmental, and industrial processes with a wide range of applications, from pharmaceuticals to flexible electronics. Understanding the details of their cry.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024

Lucid to cut 400 jobs in latest sign of stress for EV market

Lucid Group Inc. will eliminate about 400 jobs in the coming months, the latest move by an electric-vehicle maker to cut costs in a dramatically slowing market for plug-in cars......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024

El Nino not responsible for East Africa floods: Scientists

The El Niño weather pattern did not have "any influence" on widespread flooding that killed hundreds in East Africa this year, an expert group of scientists said Friday......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 24th, 2024

Google Meet has a cool new feature that can reduce microphone feedback

Google Meet has introduced a new feature that should eliminate feedback from microphones during group meetings. The post Google Meet has a cool new feature that can reduce microphone feedback appeared first on Phandroid. We’re sure that.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2024

Study shows sexual parasitism helped anglerfish invade the deep sea during a time of global warming

Members of the vertebrate group including anglerfish are unique in possessing a characteristic known as sexual parasitism, in which males temporarily attach or permanently fuse with females to mate. Now, researchers reporting in the journal Current B.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2024

Atomic-resolution imaging shows why ice is so slippery

A team of physicists affiliated with several institutions in China has uncovered the reason behind the slipperiness of ice. In their study, published in the journal Nature, the group used atomic force microscopy to get a closer look at the surface of.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2024

New report finds success in wild horse adoption program, critics disagree

A free-market environmental group has recommended expanding a Bureau of Land Management wild horse and burro adoption program that it says is saving taxpayers millions of dollars a year. A wild horse advocacy group has called the program a failure......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2024

Youths" attitudes in post-conflict Colombia reflect both cynicism and hope for peace, research finds

Following numerous attempts at peace, in 2016, the Colombian government and the FARC, the largest left-wing guerilla group, signed a peace treaty. Although Colombians were deeply divided about the treaty's prospects when it was first signed, the agre.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2024

New research into the secrets of the forest: Finnish tree population is made up of families and neighborhoods

The trees in the forest are not just a random group. Fascinating facts reveal pine tree family relationships. The pollen that floats in the air can spread for hundreds of kilometers, but the offspring are usually found in the neighborhood......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2024

Simulations of swimming fish suggest fish may naturally prefer to compete—not cooperate—during swimming

Researchers have shown how different swimming formations may save fish energy and suggest that they only switch positions to save energy for the group when under pressure......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2024

Fired dealership group VP says in lawsuit he wasn"t paid promised $80,000 monthly salary

A fired Southern California dealership group vice president has sued Dalia Auto Group and its CEO Alam Khan, alleging he was not paid his $80,000 monthly salary plus 25 percent of the company's net profits......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2024

After beating Sonos case, Google brings back group speaker controls

We'll likely have to wait until the end of the year for Android 15, though. Enlarge / The Nest Audio. (credit: Google) It's unclear how much life is left in the 4-year-old Nest Audio or 8-year-old Google Home speakers,.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 21st, 2024

Tesla shareholder group opposes Musk’s $46B pay, slams board “dysfunction”

Letter urges shareholders to reject CEO pay plan and boot two board members. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Duncan Hull / Getty) A Tesla shareholder group yesterday urged other shareholders to vote against Elon Musk's.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 21st, 2024

Designing a tiny new tool to map and treat children"s brain cancer

Medulloblastoma is the most common cancerous brain tumor in children, and fighting it requires an approach that is delicate, durable, and direct. Now a group of researchers at UQ's Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) bel.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 21st, 2024

VW Group of America CEO Pablo Di Si: Confident on EVs, sees hybrid potential

Between the expansion of electric vehicle offerings and unionization of workers at its plant in Tennessee, 2024 is a year of change for Volkswagen in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 21st, 2024

In Darwin"s footsteps: Scientists recreate historic 1830s expedition

Like Charles Darwin did in 1831, a group of scientists and environmentalists last year set sail from the English port of Plymouth, headed for the Galapagos islands off the coast of Ecuador......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 21st, 2024