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Pandemic Year One Saw a Dramatic Global Rise in Anxiety and Depression

In hindsight, 2020 witnessed a disproportionate mental health burden on women and young people -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamOct 20th, 2021

YouTube reveals the most-viewed videos and top creators of 2021

YouTube's most-viewed video uploaded in 2021 was MrBeasts' I Spent 50 Hours Buried Alive, which has over 147 million views at the time of writing. However, there's a chance that MrBeast could break his own record before the year is out, thanks to the.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News4 hr. 10 min. ago

Advertising in the pandemic: How companies used COVID as a marketing tool

At the start of the pandemic, consumers were bombarded with a new and hastily constructed form of advertising. In those "uncertain times," customers were promised, they could rely on their favorite brands for help......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 10 min. ago

Arecibo data still yielding galactic insights

Data collected by the Arecibo Radio Telescope before it collapsed late last year will help astronomers better understand how our local neighborhood of galaxies formed......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 10 min. ago

"Digitally literate" Gen Z and Millennials" pandemic experience shaped by social media

Younger people's experience of the COVID-19 pandemic was shaped by their savvy use of social media platforms, navigating mis- and dis-information, subjective content loops, big-tech algorithms and emerging "splinter platforms," a new University of Me.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 10 min. ago

Laser spectrometer precisely monitors atmospheric N2O and CO

Nitrous oxide (N2O) and carbon monoxide (CO) are important drivers in global warming. However, there are many difficulties in reliable monitoring, especially for N2O, as the concentration of N2O in atmospheric is only a few hundred parts per billion......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News4 hr. 10 min. ago

UN migration agency: COVID has "radically altered" mobility

The U.N. migration agency says the coronavirus pandemic has "radically altered" mobility around the world, projecting in a new report that the growth in the number of international migrants is likely to remain weaker as long as travel and other restr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News5 hr. 42 min. ago

What influences the rise of influencers?

A model to describe the formation of online communities and rise of influencers on social media platforms, based on the quality of user generated content, is reported in a study published in Nature Communications. The findings could improve our under.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News5 hr. 42 min. ago

Prices of cylindrical lithium cell to rise 5-15% in 2022

Cylindrical lithium battery cell prices will rise by 5-15% in the first quarter next year, following two-time price hikes this year, according to sources at battery module suppliers. Prices of cylindrical lithium cells have increased by 10-15% this y.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 43 min. ago

Best cheap space heater deals for December 2021

Stay warm in cold spots year round without breaking the bank with these efficient space heaters......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 43 min. ago

Ushering in Digital Transformation in India – Role of the Cloud

This is Part-1 of a two-part series, based on the findings of NASSCOM’s report titled ‘Cloud Skills: Powering India’s Digital DNA’ Introduction ‘The Cloud’ is expected to be an US$800bn global opportunity by 2030, according to NASSCOM’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News13 hr. 10 min. ago

Cyber Monday Online Sales Fall For the First Time Ever

Consumers logged online Monday and spent $10.7 billion, marking a 1.4% decrease from year-ago levels, according to data released Tuesday by Adobe Analytics. This year's tally marks the first time that Adobe has tracked a slowdown in spending on major.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 10 min. ago

Meta exec behind Facebook"s cryptocurrency project to step down

David Marcus, the executive in charge of the troubled cryptocurrency project at Meta Platforms — the company formerly known as Facebook — announced Tuesday he will step down at the end of the year to pursue other projects......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News18 hr. 11 min. ago

Responding to anti-Asian racism requires better info about the AAPI community and its needs

The recent rise of anti-Asian attacks across the U.S. has galvanized the community to build newfound alliances and resilience, with advocates working to increase reporting of hate incidents and developing strategies to fight anti-Asian racism, accord.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News21 hr. 42 min. ago

Report indicates that English learners face severe inequities and substandard conditions in New Jersey schools

English learners in New Jersey public schools, already facing inadequate supports and a lack of attention, missed out on critical services during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report that a Rutgers faculty member helped edit......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News21 hr. 42 min. ago

Changing weather patterns mix up the size, duration of annual Chesapeake Bay dead zone

The Chesapeake Bay Program and its partners, including the University of Michigan, released information today on the state of the 2021 Chesapeake Bay "dead zone." While last year's dead zone was the second smallest observed since 1985, this year's as.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News21 hr. 42 min. ago

Treating insomnia with cognitive behavioral therapy can prevent major depression in older adults

A new study has found that cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT-I) prevented major depression, decreasing the likelihood of depression by over 50% as compared to sleep education therapy in adults over the age of 60 with insomnia......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News22 hr. 10 min. ago

"Tweens" increased media use during the 2020 pandemic summer, says study

"Put down your phone" is a common parental phrase, the modern-day equivalent of "turn off the TV." That's because parents have long thought that staring at a screen for too long will have a detrimental effect......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News22 hr. 10 min. ago

Bringing 400-million-year-old fossilized armored worms to "virtual" life

An international team of scientists from the United States and Australia, led by Sarah Jacquet at the University of Missouri, has documented the discovery of two new species of fossilized armored worms in Australia—Lepidocoleus caliburnus and Lepid.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News22 hr. 10 min. ago

Amazon Launches Preview of New "AWS Private 5G" Managed Service

At Amazon's AWS re:Invent conference this morning, the company announced the preview of "AWS Private 5G," which is a new service that aims to make it easy to deploy and manage your own private global network. From a report: The launch is meant to add.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 42 min. ago

The need for Financing to support the budding Indian EV Industry

Why the Budding Indian EV Industry Needs Financing Support The global automobile industry is currently undergoing a gradual but massive paradigm shift. It is slowly switching to alternative and energy-efficient options, to counteract the negative imp.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021