Life support cooked up from lunar rocks

Engineers have successfully shown how water and oxygen can be extracted by cooking up lunar soil, in order to support future Moon bases. A laboratory demonstrator, developed by a consortium of the Politecnico Milano, the European Space Agency, the It.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekSep 23rd, 2021

Bringing new life to ATLAS data

The ATLAS collaboration is breathing new life into its LHC Run 2 dataset, recorded from 2015 to 2018. Physicists will be reprocessing the entire dataset—nearly 18 PB of collision data—using an updated version of the ATLAS offline analysis softwar.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News12 hr. 54 min. ago

Tech support scams becoming the top phishing threat to consumers

NortonLifeLock published a report detailing the top consumer cybersecurity insights and takeaways from July to September 2021. The latest findings show tech support scams, which often arrive as a pop-up alert convincingly disguised using the names an.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News13 hr. 26 min. ago

Apple Pay nets WAON, nanaco prepaid card support in Japan

Japanese prepaid cards WAON and nanaco launched Apple Pay support with special Wallet integrations on Wednesday, bringing two of the country's three major e-Money systems into the fold.Source: Ata DistanceAvailable on Google Pay since 2018, Aeon's WA.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 26 min. ago

Pioneering new process creates versatile moldable wood

Natural wood already boasts an inherently lower life cycle cost than other materials and is a naturally strong, lightweight, and durable composite material that could offer an attractive alternative to commonly used polymers, metals and alloys, if it.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News13 hr. 54 min. ago

Amazon makes it easier to bring different types of silicon to Alexa devices

Greater variety in SoCs may give products more control over things like battery life. Enlarge (credit: Getty) Alexa gets around. The voice assistant has been in all types of devices, not just Amazon's Echo products. You can ta.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 26 min. ago

Eufy HomeVac H30 review: Versatile, but not outstanding

The Eufy HomeVac H30 rocks powerful suction, but its slightly unfriendly design isn't kind to the wrists......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 26 min. ago

NASA challenges kids to design a moon-digging robot

NASA has launched a contest challenging K-12 students to don their thinking caps and design a robot capable of digging and moving lunar soil......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Google Unmasks Two-year-old Phishing and Malware Campaign Targeting YouTube Users

Almost two years after a wave of complaints flooded Google's support forums about YouTube accounts getting hijacked even if users had two-factor authentication enabled, Google's security team has finally tracked down the root cause of these attacks......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

The next big thing: How do scientists bring hydrogen fuel cells from the laboratory to public life?

Fuel cells, due to their high efficiency and environment-friendly attributes in the process of electricity generation, are gaining popularity for Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV) production, such as automobiles, forklifts, buses and airplanes. However, the co.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Interactions with unreliable infrastructures could be key to smart city design

The advance toward smart cities promises improved quality of life through vast networked computing systems and integrated technologies that connect major public systems and infrastructures......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Ten mysteries of Venus

The surface of Venus is completely inhospitable for life: barren, dry, crushed under an atmosphere about 90 times the pressure of Earth's and roasted by temperatures two times hotter than an oven. But was it always that way? Could Venus once have bee.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Denon announces a trio of new 8K A/V receivers starting at $449

Denon has updated some of its most popular A/V receivers to support 8K resolution whether you need it now or in the future......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Group ceases egg harvesting on one of two northern white rhinos following an ethical risk assessment

While attempting to save the northern white rhinoceros from extinction through advanced assisted reproduction technologies, the scientists and conservationists of the BioRescue consortium place the highest value on respecting the life and welfare of.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Some of the world"s oldest rubies linked to early life

While analyzing some of the world's oldest colored gemstones, researchers from the University of Waterloo discovered carbon residue that was once ancient life, encased in a 2.5 billion-year-old ruby......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Google Removes Support for FTP and Old-gen U2F Security Keys in Chrome 95

Google Removes Support for FTP and Old-gen U2F Security Keys in Chrome 95.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Windows 11 Android app support rolls out to Windows Insiders

From today, beta channel Windows Insiders can preview the Android app experience on eligible devices. Insiders will find a limited selection of Android applications in the Microsoft Store that should look and feel like ordinary Windows 11 apps. Users.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

God of War’s 2018 reboot arrives on PC in January 2022

Now up for preorder on Steam, with technical teases of widescreen support, much more. This gallery consists of shots taken from today's PC reveal trailer. They all seem to better res.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Amazon’s Android apps come to the latest Windows 11 beta

Android app support has higher system requirements than Windows 11 itself. Enlarge / Android apps listed in the Microsoft Store. (credit: Microsoft) Windows 11 shipped without the promised support for Android apps from the Ama.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

God Of War Confirmed For PC Release In January 2022 With 4K & DualSense Support

God of War is coming to the PC in January 2022, Sony Santa Monica Studio has announced. The post God Of War Confirmed For PC Release In January 2022 With 4K & DualSense Support appeared first on PlayStation Universe. Sony Santa Monica Studio ha.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Microsoft Flight Simulator Game of the Year Edition lands on November 18 with DX12 support

Jorg Neumann, head of Microsoft Flight Simulator, revealed in a recent blog post that the Game of the Year Edition will include five new aircraft – the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet, the VoloCity, the Pilatus PC-6 Porter, the CubCrafters NX Cub and th.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021