Physicists strike gold, solving 50-year lightning mystery

The chances of being struck by lightning are less than one in a million, but those odds shortened considerably this month when more than 4.2 million lightning strikes were recorded in every Australian state and territory over the weekend of 12-13 Nov.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgNov 24th, 2022

The secret to STEM diversity may lie in peer mentorship

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst recently published a paper in Nature Communications showing that when first-year female STEM students are mentored by student peers, the positive ripple effect lasts throughout their undergraduat.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News30 min. ago

Coupled computer modeling can help more accurately predict coastal flooding, study demonstrates

When Hurricane Florence hit the coast of North Carolina as a Category 1 storm in 2018, it set new records for rainfall, creating damaging 500-year flooding events along the Cape Fear River Basin......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News30 min. ago

IKKA-KY acquisition of Sol-Plus to spur automotive revenue growth

Car component manufacturer IKKA-KY expects its acquisition of Japan-based Sol-Plus earlier this year will help with automotive revenue growth in 2023, according to company chairman Shiang-Chi Hu......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News2 hr. 2 min. ago

ODMs expect server shipments to rise in 2023, but be weaker than 2022

Server ODMs mostly expect their shipments to increase in 2023, but at a scale smaller than in 2022, according to industry sources. Quanta Computer anticipates double-digit year-on-year growth in 2023, said company senior vice president Mike Yang......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News3 hr. 30 min. ago

Microsoft promises Call of Duty for Nintendo consoles in surprise 10-year deal

Agreement also extends to continued Steam support for the ultra-popular shooter. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) Nintendo fans hoping that the ultra-popular Call of Duty series would eventually come to the Switch got an.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News8 hr. 2 min. ago

The Game Awards 2022: how to watch and what to expect

The Game Awards 2022 show goes live on December 8. Here's how to watch the end-of-year gaming highlight reel and what to expect......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 30 min. ago

Google just revealed what you found most fascinating in 2022

Relive the best and most heart-breaking moments of 2022 with Google's top searches of the year for movies, songs, games, and more......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 30 min. ago

Wednesday’s best deals: Apple 11-inch Magic Keyboard $210, M2 MacBook Air $150 off, more

Wednesday has arrived with a fresh batch of notable Apple discounts. Leading the way, Apple’s latest Magic Keyboard for 11-inch iPad Pro has hit the best price of the year at $210 alongside Apple’s M2 MacBook Air returning to an all-time low. Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News11 hr. 1 min. ago

7 reasons why you must embed trust into the core of your business

As organizational trust becomes a top priority for companies of all sizes and industries, a new OneTrust report highlights seven key industry trends relevant to privacy, security, ethics, and ESG professionals in the coming year. “Looking at the so.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News15 hr. 1 min. ago

Daily deals Dec. 7: Refurb Apple Watch $199 and up, $50 off Ember Smart Mug, 28% off Shure microphones, more

Wednesday's best deals include one year of Disney+ for $80 before the December 8 price hike, $1,000 off a Samsung 55-inch curved monitor, the FlashForge 3D Printer for $329, and much more.Best deals December 7Every day, AppleInsider scours online ret.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News15 hr. 1 min. ago

The best Xbox exclusives of 2022: 6 Game Pass greats that saved Microsoft’s quiet year

While 2022 was a quiet year for Xbox, it was full of creative and experimental titles. Here are the best Xbox exclusives of 2022......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 2 min. ago

The best PS5 exclusives of 2022: standouts from the console’s strong second year

The PlayStation 5 delivered yet another great year of console exclusive games. These were our favorite PS5 exclusives of 2022......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 2 min. ago

Nintendo lands Call of Duty in 10-year Microsoft deal

Microsoft says it has offered the same deal to Sony, with Call of Duty also continuing to appear on PCs......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News17 hr. 2 min. ago

Samsung and Apple lead India"s phone exports

India's mobile exports are expected to nearly double in the fiscal year ending in March 2023, with Apple and Samsung Electronics leading the pack. China-based smartphone brands operating in India may find it challenging to even export phones......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

Lite-On Technology November revenues slightly down

EMS provider Lite-On Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$14.845 billion (US$484 million) for November, decreasing 0.34% sequentially and 0.49% on year......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

Motorola Edge 30 Fusion now available in Pantone’s COY 2023

If you’re looking for a new phone, then you might be interested to learn that the Motorola Edge 30 Fusion has launched in North America in Pantone’s color of the year. The post Motorola Edge 30 Fusion now available in Pantone’s COY 2023 first a.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsDec 7th, 2022

Meta needs explicit user consent to run personalized ads, EU watchdog rules

Meta may have to rethink its ad model (again) in the next month. Enlarge (credit: SOPA Images / Contributor | LightRocket) Meta has already been coping with a slump in ad revenue this year, and now a decision from Europe.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Rare new fossil find the "Rosetta Stone" of marine paleontology

Queensland Museum Network paleontologists have excavated Australia's first head and associated body of a 100-million-year-old long-necked marine reptile in what has been described as the Rosetta Stone of marine reptile paleontology......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

Can virtual reality play a role in veterinary education? Researchers think so

You're a fourth-year veterinary student, and it's Day 2 of your emergency clinic rotation......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022

300,000 households across Britain could be homeless next year if government does not urgently change course

Over 300,000 individuals and families across Britain could be forced into homelessness next year if there is no change to current U.K. government policy, with thousands suffering the worst forms of homelessness including sleeping on the streets, sofa.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsDec 6th, 2022