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Soybean cyst nematode is the most damaging soybean pathogen—and it"s rapidly spreading

The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is the most damaging pathogen of soybeans in the United States and Canada and it is spreading rapidly, according to information compiled by Gregory Tylka and Christopher Marett, nematologists at Iowa State University......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgMay 4th, 2021

Fast charger demand driving up aluminum capacitor, MLCC sales

China's market for white-box charging devices has grown rapidly since the fourth quarter of 2020, not only bringing abundant orders for Taiwan designers of fast-charging chips but also adding significant growth momentum to vendors of other related co.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 27th, 2021

"Slow slip" earthquakes" hidden mechanics revealed

Slow slip earthquakes, a type of slow motion tremor, have been detected at many of the world's earthquake hotspots, including those found around the Pacific Ring of Fire, but it is unclear how they are connected to the damaging quakes that occur ther.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 25th, 2021

Climate Change Is Erasing Humanity’s Oldest Art

Extreme weather is rapidly eroding the limestone caves where people first drew images 40,000 years ago......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2021

5G growing rapidly despite component shortages, says Strategy Analytics

Radio component revenue reached an all-time high in 2020, according to Strategy Analytics, which expects revenue to grow through 2025......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 21st, 2021

Taiwan at last mile to smart auto light market, says SAC CEO

Global business opportunities for smart auto lights are emerging rapidly, and Taiwan stands a good chance to benefit significantly as a major supply source if the semiconductor, optics and AI software sectors can be effectively integrated, according.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 21st, 2021

Microsoft Warns of Malware Campaign Spreading a RAT Masquerading as Ransomware

The Microsoft security team has published details about a malware campaign that is currently spreading a remote access trojan named STRRAT that steals data from infected systems while masquerading as a ransomware attack. From a report: According to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2021

The best portable chargers for 2021

In today's world of rapidly draining electronics, you should treat yourself to one of the best portable chargers available. We have loads of great options......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2021

Mac usage is growing rapidly, but iOS still outpaces it by about 10 times

Apple's Craig Federighi revealed during the company's ongoing legal battle with Epic that there are 10 times as many iPhone users as there are Mac users......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2021

Taiwan server ODMs brace for lockdown impact

Taiwan-based server ODMs are all capable of shifting production to their factory sites overseas if COVID-19 is spreading out of control in Taiwan resulting in a nationwide lockdown, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 19th, 2021

Therapeutics that can shut down harmful genes need a reliable delivery system

Viruses attack the body by sending their genetic code—DNA and RNA—into cells and multiplying. A promising class of therapeutics that uses synthetic nucleic acids to target and shut down specific, harmful genes and prevent viruses from spreading i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 17th, 2021

Epigenetic changes drive the fate of a B cell

B cells are the immune cells responsible for creating antibodies, and most produce antibodies in response to a pathogen or a vaccine. A small subset of B cells instead spontaneously make antibodies that perform vital housekeeping functions. Understan.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMay 16th, 2021

Lasers Could Clear Space Junk From Orbit

Adaptive optics proposal would allow tracking and steering of small but still damaging orbital debris Ever since humans started launching rockets into space, the amount of junk flying around Earth has been growing, to the point where debris has.....»»

Category: Source:  ieeeRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

New screening method could lead to microbe-based replacements for chemical pesticides

Plants have evolved unique immunity mechanisms that they can activate upon detecting the presence of a pathogen. Interestingly, the presence of some nonpathogenic microorganisms can also prompt a plant to activate its systemic immunity mechanisms, an.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

Warnings on social media as "manipulated" photos and videos about Israel-Gaza conflict go viral

As violence between Israeli and Palestinian groups worsens, misinformation relating to both sides is spreading on social media......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

Hydrogen peroxide-producing drug boosts cancer-killing effect of radiotherapy

A small drug molecule that appears to protect normal tissue from the damaging effects of radiation, may simultaneously be able to boost the cancer-killing effect of radiation therapy, according to a new study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

Footage from Syria in 2018 among inaccurate videos circulating about Israel-Gaza conflict

As violence between Israeli and Palestinian groups worsens, misinformation relating to both sides is spreading on social media......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsMay 14th, 2021

Tesla suspends bitcoin payments over concerns about "rapidly increasing" emissions

Tesla owner Elon Musk has announced that the electric-car maker will no longer be accepting bitcoin in exchange for its vehicles due to the cryptocurrency's contribution to climate change. Read more Tesla owner Elon Musk has announced that t.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 13th, 2021

Musk makes U-turn on use of Bitcoin for buying Teslas

Tesla's CEO cited concerns about “rapidly increasing use of fossil fuels for Bitcoin mining and transactions.”.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 13th, 2021

Lemon trees showed less response to citrus greening disease pathogen than orange trees

Citrus greening disease was first discovered in Florida in 2005. Since then, production of oranges in the United States for processing has declined by 72 percent between the 2007-2008 growing season and the 2017-2018 growing season, primarily in Flor.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 12th, 2021

The truth about SDK integrations and their impact on developers

As the app ecosystem rapidly expands beyond the borders of mobile, app developers and publishers would benefit immensely from identifying economical and secure ways of adopting more SDKs. Ken Harlan Contributor.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 12th, 2021