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In Russia, western planes are falling apart

Aircraft operators are running out of options after months of sanctions. Enlarge / An Aeroflot Boeing 777-300ER aircraft is preparing to land at Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg, in the Russian Federation in June 2022. (credit: SOPA.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaJun 23rd, 2022

Perceptions of happy and sad music may not be universal across cultures, new research finds

New research led by Western Sydney University has found that perceptions of major and minor chords and melodies—what Western culture commonly thinks of as "happy music" and "sad music"—may not be universal and is likely the result of culture-depe.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

GPU prices aren’t just falling, they’re absolutely crashing from the crypto fallout

GPU prices have been declining for months, but the crash from the crypto fallout is finally taking shape as prices fall as much as 50%......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Monitoring COVID-19: Could medicine found in wastewater provide an early warning?

In a pilot project exploring ways to monitor COVID-19, University at Buffalo scientists hunted for pharmaceuticals and viral RNA simultaneously in wastewater in Western New York......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Memory chip price drops widen

Spot market prices for DRAM and NAND flash memory chips have started falling rapidly since late June, as downstream module and device companies offload their excess inventories, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Taiwan panel makers face another hit from rising electricity costs

Taiwan-based panel makers, which have been strapped by falling panel prices and waning demand, will bear the brunt of planned electricity rate hikes starting July, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 29th, 2022

New report outlines how civil aviation could navigate post-pandemic funding

The global pandemic has exposed some structural flaws in the funding models for air navigation service providers (ANSP), a critical component in the safety of the civil aviation industry, according to a new international study involving Western profe.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Russia threatens Apple with fines for not storing user data within the country

Apple may be fined by Russia for failing to store user data within the country, according to a new report today. Twitch, Pinterest, Airbnb, and UPS have already been fined – though the sums involved are hardly likely to concern any of them … m.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Pro-Russia threat group Killnet is pummeling Lithuania with DDoS attacks

DDoSes aim to punish Baltic country's blockade of shipments to Kaliningrad. Enlarge / Drowning in a sea of data. (credit: Getty Images) Internet services in Lithuania came under "intense" distributed denial of service attacks.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Russia"s Cyberattacks Thwarted by Ukraine, Microsoft, Google, and Western Intelligence

Russia's invasion of Ukraine is "the first full-scale battle in which traditional and cyberweapons have been used side by side," reports the New York Times. But the biggest surprise is that "many of the attacks were thwarted, or there was enough redu.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 26th, 2022

New study offers insight into past—and future—of west-side wildfires

When the 2020 Labor Day Fires torched more than 300,000 hectares over the span of two weeks in parts of western Oregon and Washington, they devastated communities and put the threat of west-side fires squarely into focus. A new study led by the USDA.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 25th, 2022

Japanese City Worker Loses Flash Drive Containing Personal Details of Every Resident

A city in Japan has been forced to apologise after a contractor admitted he had lost a USB memory stick containing the personal data of almost half a million residents after an alcohol-fuelled night out. From a report: Officials in Amagasaki, western.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 24th, 2022

Inflationary concerns outweigh expected income growth

Consumer sentiment continued its downward trend, falling 14.4% in June, according to the University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 24th, 2022

World"s dirtiest oil and gas fields are in Russia, Turkmenistan and Texas

Oil and natural gas fields in Russia, Turkmenistan and Texas are the most climate-damaging on Earth, according to a first-of-its kind analysis that looks at greenhouse-gas emissions across entire supply chains and finds they vary widely. The dirtiest.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 24th, 2022

Dutch Join Germany, Austria, In Reverting To Coal

The Dutch joined Germany and Austria in reverting to coal power on Monday following an energy crisis provoked by Russia's invasion of Ukraine. France 24 reports: The Netherlands said it would lift all restrictions on power stations fired by the fossi.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 24th, 2022

In Russia, Western planes are falling apart

Aircraft operators are running out of options after months of sanctions. Enlarge / An Aeroflot Boeing 777-300ER aircraft is preparing to land at Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg, in the Russian Federation in June 2022. (credit: SOPA.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2022

In Russia, western planes are falling apart

Aircraft operators are running out of options after months of sanctions. Enlarge / An Aeroflot Boeing 777-300ER aircraft is preparing to land at Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg, in the Russian Federation in June 2022. (credit: SOPA.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2022

Effect of dust and smoke on Western drought "likely similar" to African study, author says

A University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) student says his examination of the combined influence of dust and smoke on surface atmosphere temperatures in sub-Saharan Africa likely applies to conditions in the American West, now in its worst drought.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2022

How to watch Yellowstone online: Stream the western drama for free

Keen to watch the fantastic western, Yellowstone? Here's how to stream it for free with Paramount+......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2022

Russia Launched Cyber Espionage Campaigns Against Ukraine Allies, Microsoft Says

Russia has levied dozens of cyber espionage campaigns in 42 countries since it invaded Ukraine in February, according to a new Microsoft report. From a report: The report says those efforts have targeted entities across six continents and primarily f.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2022

Australia"s first marine Aboriginal archaeological site questioned

A new study from The University of Western Australia has challenged earlier claims that Aboriginal stone artifacts discovered off the Pilbara coast in Western Australia represent Australia's first undisturbed underwater archaeological site......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 21st, 2022