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New ISACA Paper Enables Enterprises to Use Cyberrisk Quantification to Improve Approach to Cybersecurity Risk

SCHAUMBURG, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cyberrisk quantification (CRQ) expresses cybersecurity risk in terms of monetary value to the enterprise, translating technology concerns into business concerns. A new white paper from ISACA, Cyberrisk Qua.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsJun 8th, 2021

This Clever Mechanical Approach Saves Big On DIY Flip Dot Displays

This display uses a unique mechanical method to reduce the number of motors needed, called multiplexing. The post This Clever Mechanical Approach Saves Big On DIY Flip Dot Displays appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers......»»

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Study reveals bycatch risk for dolphins and porpoises in global small-scale fisheries

A new study by Newcastle University shows that the risk of dolphins and porpoises being caught in small-scale (artisanal) fisheries is highest in low- and middle-income regions around the tropics and sub-tropics......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 59 min. ago

Observations detect a brown dwarf orbiting the star TOI–1278

An international team of astronomers reports the discovery of a companion to the M dwarf star known as TOI–1278. The newly found object turns out to be a brown dwarf nearly 20 times as massive as Jupiter. The finding is detailed in a paper publishe.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 59 min. ago

Green space around primary schools may improve students" academic performance

Greenery around primary schools may improve students' academic performance, while traffic pollution may be detrimental, our study shows......»»

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Predicting the evolution of a pandemic

The inclusion of biological uncertainty and the latest case data can significantly improve the prediction accuracy of standard epidemiological models of virus transmission, new research led by KAUST and the Kuwait College of Science and Technology (K.....»»

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Can encroachment benefit hotel franchisees?

Researchers from University of Texas at Dallas and Emory University published a new paper in the Journal of Marketing that examines the issue of encroachment in the hotel industry......»»

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Google Will Let Enterprises Store Their Google Workspace Encryption Keys

As ubiquitous as Google Docs has become in the last year alone, a major criticism often overlooked by the countless workplaces that use it is that it isn't end-to-end encrypted, allowing Google -- or any requesting government agency -- access to a co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Using machine learning and radar to better understand storm surge risk

The types of land around us play an important role in how major storms will unfold—flood waters may travel differently over rural versus urban areas, for example. However, it's challenging to get an accurate picture of land types using only satelli.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

How an Army of Goats Could Help Prevent California Wildfires

An anonymous reader quotes a report from VICE News: California has unleashed an army of goats to munch away at overgrown brush and grass throughout the state in hopes of reducing the risk of wildfires this summer. State agencies have deployed the ani.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

MacOS Monterey quietly brings a critical gaming feature to the Mac

Apple has confirmed that its new operating system, MacOS Monterey, will support Adaptive Sync. It will improve screen refresh rates and gaming performance......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Global Banking Regulators Call For Toughest Rules For Cryptocurrencies

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: Global regulators have said cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin should come with the toughest bank capital rules to avoid putting the wider financial system at risk should their value collapse sudde.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

A quarter of global harvests at risk if agriculture does not adapt to climate change

Shifts in weather patterns induced by climate change will increase extreme heat and reduce rainfall across major crop growing regions, with impacts on agricultural production. Will this trigger a decline in the supply of calories needed to sustain th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Climate change and melting glaciers have widely varied impacts on Asian water supplies

Climate change is causing mountain snow to melt more rapidly and glaciers to shrink, but this is making a widely varied impact on water supplies in Asia, a new paper by PSI Senior Scientist Jeffrey Kargel says......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Nearly one in five patients who die from unexplained sudden cardiac death have suspicious gene, study finds

Researchers have found that nearly 20 percent of patients with unexplained sudden cardiac death -- most of whom were under age 50 -- carried rare genetic variants. These variants likely raised their risk of sudden cardiac death......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

New way to 3D-print custom medical devices to boost performance and bacterial resistance

Using a new 3D printing process, researchers have discovered how to tailor-make artificial body parts and other medical devices with built-in functionality that offers better shape and durability, while cutting the risk of bacterial infection at the.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Cloud Security Alliance New Telehealth Risk Management Guidance to Help Ensure Privacy and Security of Patient Information

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CSA offers best practices to ensure the privacy and security of telehealth patient information in the cloud complies with HIPAA and the GDPR. The post Cloud Security Alliance New Telehealth Risk Management Guidanc.....»»

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CVP Awarded $86M NIH BPA to Provide Risk Management Framework Cybersecurity Services

FAIRFAX, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #BPA–Customer Value Partners, Inc. (CVP), a business and technology consulting firm that helps organizations prepare for a culture of Continuous Change, is one of the six awardees for the $86 million Ri.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Saliva can be more effective than nasopharyngeal swabs for COVID-19 testing, researchers find

The addition of a simple processing step to saliva samples before testing may improve COVID-19 detection rate, eliminate the challenges of nasopharyngeal testing, and facilitate mass surveillance, researchers report......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Cells construct living composite polymers for biomedical applications

Biomedical engineers have demonstrated that a class of interwoven composite materials called semi-interpenetrating polymer networks (sIPNs) can be produced by living cells. The approach could make these versatile materials more biologically compatibl.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Laughing gas relieves symptoms in people with treatment-resistant depression

Researchers have found that a single, one-hour treatment that involves breathing in a mixture of oxygen and the anesthetic drug nitrous oxide -- otherwise known as laughing gas -- can significantly improve symptoms in people with treatment-resistant.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021