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Job-related stress threatens the teacher supply: RAND survey

Nearly one in four teachers may leave their job by the end of the current (2020-'21) school year, compared with one in six who were likely to leave prior to the pandemic, according to a new RAND Corporation survey. Teachers who identified as Black or.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJun 15th, 2021

Nikola cuts delivery outlook for its electric semi trucks

Nikola, the electric truck startup that went public via a SPAC merger, warned Tuesday that supply chain constraints are causing numerous delays forcing it to slash its vehicle delivery projections in half. The company, which is still in pre-productio.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 4 min. ago

Rust is the Most Loved Language For the 6th Year in a Row in Stack Overflow Study

RoccamOccam writes: For the sixth-year, Rust is the most loved language, while Python is the most wanted language for its fifth-year in Stack Overflow's 2021 survey of 80,000 developers. Read more of this story at Slashdot......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 37 min. ago

Activision Blizzard quarterly revenue jumps to $2.3 billion as it faces harassment allegations

Activision Blizzard is raking in the cash even as the fallout over a harassment and discrimination lawsuit threatens its enormous business......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News9 hr. 37 min. ago

Harmful algal blooms jeopardize health of reptiles, songbirds

Toxic algal blooms in the Great Lakes region cause mixed reactions in wildlife, from higher stress levels to weaker immune systems......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News18 hr. 4 min. ago

India active EV development impacts local supply chains

The India government and India-based automakers and motorcycle makers have been actively boosting the development and domestic production of two-, three- and four-wheel electric vehicles (EVs), but the ambition is impacting the local supply chain mak.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 5 min. ago

COF substrate, probe card demand stays robust for processing DDI chips

Tape COF substrates and probe cards continue to see robust demand for processing display driver ICs (DDI), which will buoy revenue performance at related suppliers in the third quarter, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 5 min. ago

India active to develop EV, but impacts local supply chains

The India government and India-based automakers and motorcycle makers have been actively boosting the development and domestic production of two-, three- and four-wheel electric vehicles (EVs), but the ambition is impacting the local supply chain mak.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

Standard IC supply to stay tight in short term

The supply of standard ICs including LCD driver ICs, MOSFET chips, 4- and 8-bit MCUs, and specialty DRAM chips will remain tight in the short term, as foundries give their supply priorities to high-margin orders amid tight capacity, according to indu.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

The Rise of Never-Ending Job Interviews

An anonymous reader quotes a report from the BBC: Every jobseeker welcomes an invitation to a second interview, because it signals a company's interest. A third interview might feel even more positive, or even be the precursor to an offer. But what h.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

Steam Survey Shows Linux Marketshare Hitting 1.0%

According to Steam Survey numbers for July 2021, Steam on Linux hit a 1.0% marketshare, or a +0.14% increase over the month prior. Phoronix reports: This is the highest we have seen the Steam on Linux marketshare in a number of years and well off the.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

Delta engulfs unvaccinated in Florida, Louisiana; CDC clarifies breakthroughs

Vaccines and masks are both needed to lower transmission, US officials stress. Enlarge / MELBOURNE, Fla. - 2021/07/29: A treatment tent is seen outside the emergency department at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne. The tent was set up.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

The Lord of the Rings TV series has finished filming, and it has a release date

Plus, Amazon shared one of the first visuals from the series. Enlarge / The first live action promotional image for Amazon's new The Lord of the Rings-related series. (credit: Amazon Studios) Today, Amazon Studios announced that its new TV ser.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Pandemic of unvaccinated rages in Louisiana, Florida amid breakthrough concerns

Vaccines and masks are both needed to lower transmission, US officials stress. Enlarge / MELBOURNE, Fla. - 2021/07/29: A treatment tent is seen outside the emergency department at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne. The tent was set up.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

How Google Quietly Funds Europe"s Leading Tech Policy Institutes

Google has provided tens of millions of pounds of funding to academics investigating issues closely related to its business model. From a report: A recent scientific paper proposed that, like Big Tobacco in the Seventies, Big Tech thrives on creating.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Gigabyte"s 1200W Aorus power supply features an integrated LCD panel

The company’s new Aorus P1200W 80+ Platinum modular power supply is an 80 PLUS certified unit (92 percent efficiency at 50 percent load) with a fully modular design that packs 100 percent Japanese capacitors, a single +12V rail and a 140mm smart do.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

This ridiculous 1200W power supply comes with its own screen

Power supplies aren't usually known for bringing flair to your gaming PC, but that's exactly what the Aorus P1200W does......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

First additively-manufacture thermal protection shield is going to space

A research team at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have 3D printed a thermal protection shield, or TPS, for a capsule that will launch with the Cygnus cargo spacecraft as part of the supply mission to the International Space Station. The launch will ma.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Major Ethereum Upgrade Set To Alter Supply, Fix Transaction Fees

Ethereum, the second-largest blockchain network, is about to undergo a technical adjustment that will significantly alter the way transactions are processed, as well as reduce the supply of the ether token and sharply boost its price. The scheduled c.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Latest Steam survey shows AMD rebounding, an excellent month for Ampere, and a Windows 7 resurgence

Having chipped away at Intel’s CPU lead since December and finally passing the 30% mark in May, AMD experienced a surprise decline in June, dropping to 28.41%. As predicted, it appears this was only a temporary blip: Team red rebounded with a share.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Finite State lands $30M Series B to help uncover security flaws in device firmware

Columbus, Ohio-based Finite State, a startup that provides supply chain security for connected devices and critical infrastructure, has raised $30M in Series B funding.  The funding lands amid increased focus on the less-secure elements in an organi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021