Hands-on with a WiSA wireless home theater system

Soundbars promise great sound without the headache of wires, but they can't always compete with dedicated systems. With WiSA, you get the best of both worlds......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMay 4th, 2021

Ajit Pai Promised Cheaper Internet -- Real Prices Rose 19% Instead

The average US home-Internet bill increased 19 percent during the first three years of the Trump administration, disproving former Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai's claim that deregulation lowered prices, according to a new report.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 34 min. ago

Elon Musk"s Own Engineers Say He Exaggerates Autopilot Capabilities

boudie2 writes: According to his own employees, Elon Musk has been exaggerating the capabilities of Tesla's Autopilot system. Documents obtained from the California Department of Motor Vehicles show that despite Musk's tweets to the contrary, "Elon's.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 34 min. ago

Tesla refutes Elon Musk’s timeline on ‘full self-driving’

What Tesla CEO Elon Musk says publicly about the company’s progress on a fully autonomous driving system doesn’t match up with “engineering reality,” according to a memo that summarizes a meeting between California regulators.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 34 min. ago

Children likely to be pleading guilty when innocent

Young people need additional support and protection in the criminal justice system because they are more susceptible to pleading guilty when innocent, a new study argues......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 33 min. ago

Without commuter traffic, pandemic-era drivers are speeding up, increasing noise pollution

When millions of Americans began working from home, city traffic halted. Although the air became cleaner, researchers discovered that sound levels increased in nature conservation areas due to cars driving faster......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 33 min. ago

Tracking down the tiniest of forces: How T cells detect invaders

What happens on a molecular level, when our immune system detects antigens? Scientists have found out, how T cells exert tiny forces on antigens. Bonds between T cells and antigen presenting cells break, and this behavior tells the T cell whether or.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News12 hr. 33 min. ago

Archaeologists pinpoint population for the Greater Angkor region

Long-running archaeological research, boosted by airborne lidar sensing and machine-learning algorithms, finds that Cambodia's Greater Angkor region was home to 700,000-900,000 people......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 34 min. ago

Best cheap 8K TV deals for May 2021

When nothing but the very best for your home theater setup will do, then there's an option even better than 4K TVs, and that's 8K TVs......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 34 min. ago

Ajit Pai promised cheaper Internet—real prices rose 19 percent instead

Home-Internet prices rose four times faster than inflation in Trump era. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | MirageC) The average US home-Internet bill increased 19 percent during the first three years of the Trump administration, disproving forme.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 2 min. ago

American Axle swings to $38.6M profit in Q1, launches JV for EV powertrain

American Axle said it will join forces with Israel's REE Automotive to develop an electric propulsion system for e-mobility......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News15 hr. 34 min. ago

Using probiotic bacteria to protect against coral bleaching

Images of bare, naked white coral reefs have been increasingly circulating around the world. The typically colorful reefs of tropical oceans, which are home to many species of the marine ecosystem, are suffering from rising water temperatures due to.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 34 min. ago

Microsoft scraps its next-gen Windows 10X OS to focus on Windows 10 in 2021

Microsoft's lightweight Windows 10X operating system is not coming in 2021, as the company reportedly wants to focus on regular Windows 10 instead......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 34 min. ago

Nintendo"s Disastrous Wii U Proves To Be the Switch"s Secret Weapon

Nintendo's worst-selling home console, the Wii U, continues to be the source for some of its biggest hits on the record-setting Nintendo Switch. From a report: With the Switch, Nintendo is putting on a clinic about how to turn prior failure into fort.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 2 min. ago

Coming Home: NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission to Begin Return from Deep Space

Robotic spacecraft begins its two-year voyage to bring back 300-gram soil sample from asteroid Bennu It’s a good thing robotic spacecraft are not sentient, because if they were, they would probably hate us. Their reward for a job well done ha.....»»

Category: Source:  ieeeRelated News19 hr. 34 min. ago

American Axle, Israel"s REE to develop EV propulsion system

The propulsion system will incorporate American Axle's electric drive units into REE's technology that integrates all the traditional vehicle chassis components into the arch of the wheel......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News19 hr. 34 min. ago

How to use your business plan to grow your company

If you’re starting your own company or even a small freelance business at home, you need a business plan. A business plan is a roadmap that explains what your business does and outlines your business goals and your action plan to achieve them. It a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News20 hr. 33 min. ago

Dumpy and Quasimodo proteins enable tendons and muscles of fruit flies to develop in sync

Two proteins play a key role in the development of flight muscles and their tendons in fruit flies, two RIKEN developmental biologists have shown1. Their study reveals how the components of the muscle–tendon system develop in sync with each other,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 34 min. ago

What to look for in a smart home security system

Your home is meant to be to be your own private space where you can relax, unwind, have fun with family and friends, and feel safe and comfortable at all times. And while no-one wants to think about being the victim of a home robbery or break-in, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

AboCom sees clear order visibility for next 5 months

Wireless networking solution provider AboCom System has seen clear order visibility for the next five months, encouraging it to negotiate higher prices with customers, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Chips shortages to slow down specs upgrades for new offerings in 2H21

As shortages of ICs and other components are expected to worsen further in the peak season, downstream system makers are expected to slow down specs upgrades for their new offerings set for launch in the second half of the year, according to industry.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021