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Nuclear Fusion Is Already Facing a Fuel Crisis

It doesn’t even work yet, but nuclear fusion has encountered a shortage of tritium, the key fuel source for the most prominent experimental reactors......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredMay 20th, 2022

Nuclear waste, diamonds, and how they can revolutionize smartphone batteries

Using nuclear waste for a smartphone battery might sound crazy, but it's actually very real (and very impressive)......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2022

Infosec products of the month: June 2022

Here’s a look at the most interesting products from the past month, featuring releases from: Acronis, Arcserve, Black Kite, Cavelo, Code42, ComplyCube, Cynet, Elastic, ESET, Feroot, Fusion Risk Management, G-Core Labs, Hillstone Networks, Incognia,.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

New infosec products of the week: July 1, 2022

Here’s a look at the most interesting products from the past week, featuring releases from Fusion Risk Management, G-Core Labs, Rafay Systems, and RangeForce. Fusion Risk Management announces new capabilities to improve incident response for organi.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Apple CarPlay feature to offer an easy way to pay for fuel

Apple is developing a new CarPlay feature that will let drivers pay for gas via their vehicle’s dashboard. The tech company is aiming to release it in the fall......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Students seek to improve safety for houseless pedestrians in Portland

In 2022, a Portland State University Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURP) team made headlines with their strategies to improve safety for houseless pedestrians. Cities across the U.S. are facing alarming increases in traffic fatalities, espec.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Research on regional combustion efficiency in urban Beijing calls for top-down approach

Urban areas account for 2% of the world's land but are responsible for 40%–70% of global anthropogenic, or human-made CO2 emissions. Quantitative fossil-fuel and greenhouse gas (GHG) variation tracking in a city's most densely populated areas is im.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Two Seattle startups racing to transform next-gen space travel

The phrase "nuclear energy" conjures images of large steaming towers or Tony Stark's arc reactor from the iconic "Iron Man" movies. But two Seattle-based startups are designing nuclear technologies small enough to pick up and carry that, thanks in pa.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

New iOS 16 CarPlay feature could let you pay for fuel from your car’s screen

At WWDC, much of the attention was on the fancy next-generation CarPlay Apple previewed, but those experiences won’t appear in cars for several years. Near term, something new for CarPlay in iOS 16 is the addition of new supported app categories f.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

CarPlay"s forthcoming fuel app will let drivers buy gas from the car

Initially believed to be a guide for drivers to gas stations, future CarPlay apps will be able to pay for fuel right from the dash — and they may arrive as soon as the launch of iOS 16.Apple's sneak peek at the future of CarPlay included the news t.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Converting sunlight into fuel: Developing more efficient photocathodes

Photoelectrochemical cells are promising tools for the conversion of sunlight into fuel, for example, water into hydrogen, or CO2 into organic molecules. To realize this, a higher efficiency of the photocathode, often based on NiO, is needed. An impo.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Evolving online habits have paved the way for fraud. What can we do about it?

Information is power, and personally identifiable information (PII) is an extremely powerful asset that is fueling the rapid growth of online fraud (also known as the Digital Identity Crisis). PII is any piece of data that someone could use to figure.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJun 30th, 2022

Meta sparks anger by charging for VR apps

Facebook parent faces backlash from developers, accusations of "hypocrisy" over VR store terms. Enlarge (credit: Justin Sullivan | Getty Images) Meta is facing a growing backlash for the charges imposed on apps created for it.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 29th, 2022

Pixel 7’s front-facing camera could be getting a huge upgrade

According to an APK teardown, it looks like Google could be giving the Pixel 7’s front-facing camera a substantial upgrade. The post Pixel 7’s front-facing camera could be getting a huge upgrade first appeared on Phandroid. Not much is.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsJun 29th, 2022

Fusion Risk Management announces new capabilities to improve incident response for organizations

Fusion Risk Management announced expanded functionality of its Dynamic Response capability as well as the launch of Fusion Intelligent Incident Manager to deliver resilience that is both agile and interactive. The new Intelligent Incident Manager is.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJun 29th, 2022

Improving hydrogen peroxide production through sustainable photocatalysis

Hydrogen peroxide is used in many industries for a variety of purposes, including bleaching, sewage treatment, sterilization, and even as rocket fuel. Because hydrogen peroxide's byproduct is water, it has been lauded as a "green," environmentally fr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Rapid method helps to detect Arf6 guanine nucleotide exchange factor activity

A research team led by Prof. Wang Junfeng from the Hefei Institutes of Physical Science (HFIPS) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has developed a new one-dimensional (1D) fluorine-19 (19F) nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)-based method for rapi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Exploring nature"s own assembly line

Today the raw ingredients for virtually all industrial products, ranging from medicines to car tires, come from non-renewable chemical feedstocks. They are produced in fossil fuel refineries that emit greenhouse gases, such as carbon dioxide. However.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Dream of unlimited, clean nuclear fusion energy within reach

The old joke is that nuclear fusion is always 30 years away. Yet the dream of abundant clean energy is no laughing matter as we meet an ITER researcher to catch up on progress at the reactor facility......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 28th, 2022

Destiny of science modeled and explained in new study

What is the common thread among mRNA vaccines, genomic drugs, NASA's mission to the moon and the harnessing of nuclear power? They all have been products of science convergence, where knowledge from multiple scientific disciplines is integrated into.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 27th, 2022

Steam Deck shipments “more than double” this week—so let’s estimate how many

We match good hardware-manufacturing news with a dive into Valve's public-facing data. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson | Getty Images) For anyone trying to buy a modern piece of gaming hardware, good news is beginning to peek t.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 27th, 2022