Jaguar Land Rover"s Bespoke ordering program boosts profit, satisfaction at Land Rover Princeton

The New Jersey dealership has grown its Bespoke orders to about 5 percent of sales of Range Rovers. Sales staff begin the process about six months before leases end......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsJul 3rd, 2022

Iraq"s Garden of Eden now "like a desert"

To feed and cool his buffaloes, Hashem Gassed must cross 10 kilometers (six miles) of sunburnt land in southern Iraq, where drought is devastating swathes of the mythical Mesopotamian Marshes......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 55 min. ago

Uber closing rewards program in favor of pushing Uber One subscription

Ride-hailing service Uber is closing down its loyalty program, Uber Rewards, with users being urged to sign up for the Uber One subscription to get regular Uber and Uber Eats discounts.Since 2018, Uber Rewards provided users with discounted rides and.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

Is Coal Mining Increasing East Kentucky’s Flood Risk?

Mountaintop removal destroyed Appalachia's land. Then came the floodwaters......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsAug 13th, 2022

First results from the paleomagnetic study of Cumbre Vieja

Josep M. Parés, coordinator of the Geochronology and Geology Program at the Centro Nacional de Investigación sobre la Evolución Humana (CENIEH), has led the first study of the magnetic properties of the lava and ash produced during the 2021 erupti.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

How life on land learned to breathe

Scientists from the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin, together with collaborators from South Africa and the U.S., have revealed a new chapter in the history of the mammalian breastbone. Their study of a 260-million-year-old fossil shows that its breastb.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Why NASA Wants to Go Back to the Moon

The space agency’s upcoming lunar mission will launch the ambitious Artemis program, building on the landings 50 years ago......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Sharp sees decreased 2Q22 revenues, operating profit

Sharp has released the financial report for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2022 (second quarter of 2022), with sales revenues of JPY562.174 billion (US$4.22 billion) decreasing 6.54% on quarter and 8.08% on year and operating profit of JPY6.115.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Falling demand and US sanctions leave marks on SMIC"s earnings report

Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) has posted its earnings report for 2Q22, showing a 41.6% YoY revenue growth reaching US$1.9 billion. Gross profit was US$750 million, an 85.3% YoY growth from $405 million in Q2 2021. Gross margi.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Gmail will stop marking political fundraising emails as spam after GOP outcry

Anyone who likes to maintain a clean Gmail inbox should sit down before reading this.The Federal Election Commission (FEC) approved a proposal by Google on Thursday to put in place a new program that would prohibit political fundraising emails from a.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Apple cracks down on sites with iOS 16 developer beta profiles

Apple appears to finally be fed up with websites distributing developer beta profiles without permission. For years, websites like and have offered free profiles to users that did not pay to join the Apple Developer Program......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

A new method boosts wind farms" energy output, without new equipment

Virtually all wind turbines, which produce more than 5 percent of the world's electricity, are controlled as if they were individual, free-standing units. In fact, the vast majority are part of larger wind farm installations involving dozens or even.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Brydge’s new Thunderbolt 4 ProDock packs an upright design with integrated 15W MagSafe charger

Today, Brydge is launching the latest addition to its stable of MacBook docking stations. Marking only the second Thunderbolt 4 option to land in the lineup, the new Brydge ProDock takes a unique approach by delivering a smattering of I/O in a verti.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Taiwan IC test interface vendors quitting iPhone AP supply chain

Taiwan's IC test interface solutions providers including Chunghwa Precision Test Tech (CHPT) and WinWay Technology reportedly may almost fully retreat from the supply chain for iPhone Aps in 2023 probably due to increasingly thin profit margins for r.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Apple allegedly taking down websites sharing iOS 16 developer beta

Following WWDC 2022 in June, Apple released the first developer beta of iOS 16 and other software updates for members of the Apple Developer program. While users interested in a public beta had to wait until July to try iOS 16, some websites had alr.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

ActZero Ransomware Readiness Assessment strenghtens ransomware defense for SMEs

ActZero has launched a Ransomware Readiness Assessment for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The program simulates a ransomware attack sequence, which can expose vulnerabilities and lateral pathways left open by existing tools. With this val.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Balancing act: Creating companies that generate profit and social impact

Companies should prioritize data collection, analysis and education to measure the effectiveness of social impact solutions. Companies should prioritize data collection, analysis and education to measure the effectiveness of social impact solutio.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsAug 11th, 2022

Prehistoric podiatry: How dinos carried their enormous weight

Scientists have cracked an enduring mystery, discovering how sauropod dinosaurs—like Brontosaurus and Diplodocus—supported their gigantic bodies on land......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Study links protecting Indigenous peoples" lands to greater nonhuman primate biodiversity

By comparing geographic patterns of nonhuman primate biodiversity and human land-use, researchers discovered that areas managed or controlled by Indigenous peoples tend to have significantly more primate biodiversity than nearby regions. They also fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 Boosts Battery And Health Sensor Size For A Better Smartwatch

Samsung has taken the wraps off its hotly anticipated Galaxy Watch 5 series, including the fabled Pro version and a Golf Edition watch variant. Samsung has taken the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022

Aboriginal homelessness requires a different cultural approach

Aboriginal people are 15 times more likely than other Australians to experience homelessness due to racism, dispossession of land, profound economic disadvantage and cultural oppression, according to a new report released in Canberra today......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 10th, 2022