More support needed for pollination services in agriculture

The global decline of pollinators threatens the reproductive success of 90 per cent of all wild plants globally and the yield of 85 per cent of the world's most important crops. Pollinators—mainly bees and other insects—contribute to 35 per cent.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagSep 23rd, 2021

WhatsApp drops support for older Android devices still running Ice Cream Sandwich

WhatsApp users with older Android phones may soon find themselves cut off from service. Starting November 1, WhatsApp will pull support on Android phones running Android 4.0.4 or older. The new official standard is Android 4.1 (Jellybean) or newer. T.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 31 min. ago

Latest climate plans worlds away from 1.5C target: UN

Countries' latest climate plans will deliver just a tiny percentage of the emissions cuts needed to limit global heating to 1.5C, the United Nations said on Tuesday in a damning assessment ahead of the COP26 climate summit......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 31 min. ago

Advancing agriculture threatens the livelihoods of forest-dependent people

Forest-dependent people living across the Gran Chaco have been put on the map for the first time. As agribusiness expands into the dry forest on which they rely, the impact of that expansion on them has been difficult to document because their homest.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 31 min. ago

Adobe brings new Creative Cloud apps to M1 Macs and the web

Also, the iPad version of Photoshop is getting RAW image support. Enlarge / The somewhat inscrutable branding for Adobe's MAX conference. (credit: Adobe) Today is the first day of Adobe Max 2021, the software-as-a-service comp.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News13 hr. 4 min. ago

Beat Saber Update 1.49 Hits PSVR With Multiplayer Support

The Beat Saber update 1.49 patch notes have been announced by Beat Games. Find out what's new for PSVR users here. The post Beat Saber Update 1.49 Hits PSVR With Multiplayer Support appeared first on PlayStation Universe. Beat Games has announce.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News18 hr. 3 min. ago

Jeff Bezos" Blue Origin announces plans to build an operational space station this decade

The Orbital Reef project comes from a partnership between Blue Origin and Sierra Space. The former will supply the rockets needed to get the structure into space, while the latter will provide its Dream Chaser mini-shuttle spacecraft for crew and car.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News18 hr. 3 min. ago

Researchers use mobile tech, forge partnerships to study home literacy efforts

Penn State scientists are combining their skills in data science and innovative approaches to mobile technology with their ability to forge community partnerships to find ways to support families in their home literacy efforts......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 3 min. ago

HP Envy Inspire 7900e review: The remote work printer you needed last year

HP's new Envy Inspire 7900e draws from the company's best inkjet tech and has a Quiet Mode to reduce noise......»»

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

Samsung drops a big hint that the Galaxy S21 FE is still on the way

Samsung is posting support documents for the long-awaited handset, which could turn up in January......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News19 hr. 4 min. ago

Microsoft 365 will soon offer extra security configuration

Microsoft 365 will soon support custom ARC configurations to further boost the anti-spoofing mechanisms for the platform......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News21 hr. 32 min. ago

It"s Windows XP"s 20th Birthday and Way Too Many Still Use It

Today is the 20th anniversary of Windows XP, and although the operating system reached the end of support in 2014, way too many people continue to use the insecure version of Windows. BleepingComputer reports: Windows XP was released on October 25, 2.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Microsoft Says Russia Hacked at Least 14 IT Service Providers this Year

Microsoft said on Monday that a Russian state-sponsored hacking group known as Nobelium had attacked more than 140 IT and cloud services providers, successfully breaching 14 companies. From a report: The Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) s.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

iOS 15.1 brings delayed SharePlay feature to iPhones and iPads

iOS also adds ProRes video-capture support on the iPhone 13 Pro. Enlarge / The back of the iPhone 13. (credit: Samuel Axon) Timed with the launch of macOS Monterey, Apple today pushed out new versions of iOS, watchOS, and tvOS.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Seagrass restoration study shows rapid recovery of ecosystem functions

As the dominant seagrass species on the U.S. West Coast, eelgrass supports a wide range of ecosystem services and functions, making its preservation and restoration a top priority for the region. Eelgrass restoration has a spotty record of success, h.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Samsung will offer Galaxy smartphone repair service at Best Buy stores

The Samsung Authorized Care service at Best Buy locations will provide Samsung Galaxy owners with Apple-like repair services......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

The 16-inch MacBook Pro with M1 Max chip will have a High Power Mode

MacRumors contributor Steve Moser was the first to discover references to a High Power Mode in the beta of Apple’s upcoming Monterey OS. When enabled, the feature will “optimize performance to better support resource-intensive tasks” and “may.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

India telecom market landscape experience drastic changes

The mobile telecom landscape in India has changed drastically since startup Reliance Jio launched its 4G LTE network services in September 2016 with unprecedented free voice over LTE services and extremely low 4G subscription rates, triggering price.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

When it comes to solar farms, sheep are great groundskeepers

USDA funds project to build new group in support of solar grazing. Enlarge / Sheep may safely graze. (credit: Karl-Friedrich Hohl / Getty Images) What makes a good spot for livestock and a good spot for solar farms often overl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

The TouchBar was a missed opportunity for the MacBook

While the TouchBar showed promise, lack of support caused it to be a hindrance, rather than a benefit......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsOct 24th, 2021

Intel"s Future Now Depends On Making Everyone Else"s Chips

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica, written by Tim De Chant: Over the last year and a half, as the pandemic has everyone turned to their screens, demand has surged for devices (phones and laptops) and cloud services (Netflix and Zo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2021