So Long Automation, Hello Hyperautomation

Automation is rapidly evolving into hyperautomation. The productivity and cost saving appeal is obvious but organizations need to take care. Here's why. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireApr 30th, 2021

OnePlus Nord CE 5G vs. Google Pixel 4a 5G

The OnePlus Nord CE 5G is an impressively reliable budget smartphone, with a long-lasting battery and smooth software. We compare it to the Google Pixel 4a 5G......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 30 min. ago

Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp remasters the Game Boy Advance classics

After a long dormant period, Nintendo has revived the Advance Wars franchise with a reimagining of its first two games......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 30 min. ago

Sticky baseballs: The physics of the latest scandal in Major League Baseball

Cheating in baseball is as old as the game itself, and pitchers' modifying the ball's surface is part of that long history. Adding to the lore of cheating is a new scandal involving pitchers who may be applying sticky substances—what players refer.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 57 min. ago

Largest structures in the universe show clear light-shifted signal of rotation

By mapping the motion of galaxies in huge filaments that connect the cosmic web, astronomers at the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP), in collaboration with scientists in China and Estonia, have found that these long tendrils of galaxi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News15 hr. 57 min. ago

ASC 100: Long-term changes to top 20 suppliers in six Asian countries are worth watching

Countries in Southeast Asia and South Asia stand a chance of becoming rising stars in the midst of supply chain shifts and the move toward shorter supply chains and localization. Four Indian firms and one Indonesian firm entered Digitimes' Asia Suppl.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 58 min. ago

First-of-its-kind study finds lightning impacts edge of space in ways not previously observed

Solar flares jetting out from the sun and thunderstorms generated on Earth impact the planet's ionosphere in different ways, which have implications for the ability to conduct long range communications......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Insulators turn up the heat on quantum bits

Physicists have long suspected that dielectric materials may significantly disrupt ion-trap quantum computers. Now, researchers led by Tracy Northup have developed a new method to quantify this source of error for the first time. For the future opera.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Lab peers inside 2D crystal synthesis

Scientific studies describing the most basic processes often have the greatest impact in the long run. A new work by Rice University engineers could be one such, and it's a gas, gas, gas for nanomaterials......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

After fire and floods, Aussie farmers suffer devastating mouse plague

After surviving years of crippling drought, farmers in eastern Australia are locked in a months-long battle with hordes of mice that are pouring through fields and devouring hard-earned crops......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

PC Gaming Show: 3 can’t-miss games from the E3 livestream

Today's PC gaming show had a ton of games to sort through, so here are some of the choice picks from its long list of titles......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

Avengers: War For Wakanda gets a new trailer, but no release date

The latest trailer for Marvel's Avengers' War For Wakanda expansion was light on the details, leaving out a release date for the long-awaited update......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

SumTotal"s "ToolBook" (Older RAD/Content Authoring Tool) Is Approaching Its End-of-Life

Long-time Slashdot reader thegreatbob writes: The old RAD/content authoring system, ToolBook, appears to be entering the final phase of its EOL process. Sumtotal/Skillsoft (the current owner, under which meaningful development effectively ceased) 'm.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

New Study: Only 33% Would Opt For Immortality

Captain Kirk once said "The trouble with immortality is it's boring." But how many people agree with him? Long-time Slashdot reader tinkers shares one answer. University of Texas scientists surveyed more than 900 adults living in the U.S. — a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Capcom Sued By Photographer Claiming They Used 80 of Her Photos Without Licensing

Long-time Slashdot reader UnknowingFool summarizes a report from Polygon: Photographer Judy Jurasek has sued Capcom for copyright infringement of at least 80 of her photographs in their recent game, Resident Evil: Devil May Cry and other games. Jura.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

McDonalds Faces Potential Class Action Lawsuit Over Automated Drive-Thru

McDonald's equiped 10 of its restaurants in Chicago with automated speech-recognition for their drive-through windows. Now they're facing a potential class-action lawsuit. Long-time Slashdot reader KindMind shares this report from the Register: McDon.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Patch Released for 7-Year-Old Privilege Escalation Bug In Linux Service Polkit

Long-time Slashdot reader wildstoo writes: In a blog post on Thursday, GitHub security researcher Kevin Backhouse announced that Polkit, a Linux system service included in several modern Linux distros that provides an organized way for non-privileged.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

There’s a third mission traveling to Venus, Earth’s ‘evil twin’

Venus is not an inviting place, but sending probes there could answer some long-standing questions. ESA has announced it will send a mission called EnVision......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

Kena: Bridge of Spirits hands-on premiere: As good as “Legend of Pikmin” sounds

Hour-long demo proves this fall game is much more than a pretty face. These cute blobs are known as the "Rot," and when you're not running around kicking tree-monster butt, you can sit and even.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Bionic reconstruction: New foot for "Mia" the bearded vulture

With Oskar Aszmann and his team at the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, MedUni Vienna has long been regarded as a world leader in bionic limb reconstruction. It was only last year that the world's first fully integrated bi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Tesla takes aim at upstarts with 390-mile range, 200 mph Model S Plaid

Tesla's longest-serving car gets its long-awaited refresh. This is the Tesla Model S Plaid, the company's fastest sedan ever. [credit: Tesla.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021