Serial Swatter Who Caused Death Gets Five Years In Prison

A 18-year-old Tennessee man who helped set in motion a fraudulent distress call to police that lead to the death of a 60-year-old grandfather in 2020 was sentenced to 60 months in prison today. Krebs on Security reports: Shane Sonderman, of Lauderdal.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJul 22nd, 2021

27 Years of Need for Speed

Be the first to cross the finish line. Second is the first to lose, as the great Ayrton Senna would say. Over the years car fanatics have been living and driving the dream, all made possible by games like the iconic Need for Speed......»»

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Death toll in central China floods rises to 302, dozens still missing

The death toll from floods in central China last month is at least 302 with dozens of people still missing, officials said Monday, after record downpours dumped a year's worth of rain on a city in just three days......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Don"t be fooled by signs of recovery: Pandemics weaken the flow of business ideas for seven years

The UK continues on its path to economic recovery from COVID. According to the latest survey data from the Office for National Statistics, the proportion of companies seeing their turnover reduced by COVID in July 2021 was just 29%, compared to 65% i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Organoid bladders reveal secrets of UTIs

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are among the most common bacterial infections. They usually require treatment with antibiotics, and almost a quarter of treated cases lead to recurrent infection. The vast majority of UTIs are caused by a subspecies o.....»»

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Bandicoots return to Sturt National Park after more than a century

Locally extinct western barred bandicoots have returned to Sturt National Park after more than 100 years......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

ASC 100: Hana Microelectronics branches out to 5G, SiC industries

For years, the business of Hana Microelectronics, the leading EMS provider in the Southeast Asia region, took off as orders divert from, to, or within China. Its business in China is expected to further benefit from China's new self-reliance policy......»»

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Turkey wildfires death toll rises to eight

The death toll from wildfires in southern Turkey rose to eight following the discovery of two bodies on Sunday, officials said, as more people including tourists were evacuated to safety......»»

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Best cheap home gym deals for August 2021

Stuck at home? This is might be the year to finally build that home gym you've been thinking of for years......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Best cheap NordicTrack home fitness and exercise equipment deals for August 2021

Premium home fitness machines can last for years because of their quality and manufacturer support......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

It"s the Hottest Job Market in 20 Years for Tech Workers

Tribune News Services says we're now experiencing the "hottest job market for tech workers since dot-com era" There's an air of desperation among tech employers this summer. Software talent, it seems, is in such high demand that companies are morphin.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Bring your own environment: The future of work

A few years from now, the organizations that succeed will be the ones that resisted the urge to race everyone back to the office and instead rethought how their workforce operates. Michael Biltz Contributor.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Bird brains left other dinosaurs behind

Today, being "birdbrained" means forgetting where you left your keys or wallet. But 66 million years ago, it may have meant the difference between life and death—and may help explain why birds are the only dinosaurs left on Earth......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

3G-only Kindles begin their long, slow death this year

The 2021/2022 3G sunset will affect even 8th-gen (2016) Kindle devices. Enlarge / 2007-era Kindles had a pretty good fourteen-year run—but we imagine there are some 2016-era Kindle Oasis (8th-gen) owners feeling pretty salty about their free 3.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Rick Astley"s "Never Gonna Give You Up" joins YouTube"s billion view club

The first video to garner more than a billion views was Psy’s “Gangnam Style,” doing so in December 2012. It’d be another two-and-a-half years before another video, Justin Bieber’s “Baby,” joined the club......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Filming the thermal death of electrons in matter

It is well known that an electric current increases the temperature of the material through which it is conducted due to the so-called Joule effect. This effect, which is used daily in domestic and industrial heaters, hair dryers, thermal fuses, etc......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Permafrost in Daisetsu Mountains in Japan projected to decrease significantly

Areas with ground temperatures that remain below 0 degrees Celsius for more than two years are referred to as permafrost, and approximately one-quarter of the Northern Hemisphere and 17% of the Earth's exposed land surface is permafrost. Permafrost i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

The magnetic field in the galactic outflow of M82

Messier 82 (M82) is a luminous infrared galaxy about twelve million light-years away from the Milky Way. Its burst of star formation powers the radiation and drives a bipolar superwind that originates near the core of the galaxy. The wind extends per.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Plant reproduction: Unraveling the role of a new membrane within pollen grain

While the reproduction process of flowering plants has been known for more than 120 years, there still remain many mysteries to unravel. Researchers from INRAE, ENS de Lyon, CNRS and Limagrain characterized a new membrane within pollen grain that sur.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Highlights of the day: Intel keen to regain foundry leadership

Intel has made aggressive moves trying to retake leadership in the foundry sector. If it is able to meet its schedule of technology advancements, Intel could close the gap against TSMC in five years. Conservative outlook from some of the big-name tec.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Intel could challenge TSMC in next 5 years

If Intel is able to advance its process technology on schedule, it could regain its foundry technology leadership that has been taken by TSMC in the next five years, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021