SpaceX launches 60 more Starlink satellites, claims over 500,000 service pre-orders so far

SpaceX has launched 60 more of its Starlink internet broadband satellites — on ‘Star Wars Day,’ no less, and only five days after it launched the last batch. The company has now delivered 420 Starlink satellites since the beginning of M.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchMay 4th, 2021

IBM embraces zero trust with upgraded Cloud Pak service

IBM has taken the wraps off a version of its Cloud Pak for Security that aims to help customers looking to deploy zero-trust security facilities for enterprise resource protection.IBM Cloud Paks are bundles of Red Hat’s Kubernetes-based OpenShif.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated News16 min. ago

Avaamo Launches Patient Engagement Virtual Assistant Solutions to Power the Healthcare ‘Digital Front Door’

Avaamo optimized for EPIC Omni-channel Conversational AI solutions optimized for Epic EMR customers LOS ALTOS, CA, USA, May 4, 2021 / — Avaamo, the leading provider of HIPAA-compliant conversational IVR (C-IVR) and virtual assi.....»»

Category: cloudSource:  techienewsukRelated News16 min. ago

Gigabyte announces a pair of Aorus pre-built gaming rigs with Intel/AMD chips and Nvidia RTX 3080 graphics

The new Aorus Model X and Model S offer the same choice of core components inside different form factors. This includes choosing between either an 8C/16T Core i9-11900K or a 12C/24T Ryzen 9 5900X chip and pairing it with a fixed choice of GPU: An Nvi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News16 min. ago

Peloton recalls over 125,000 treadmills following child"s death, dozens of injuries

The move follows weeks of discussions with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), whose concerns Peloton had called “inaccurate and misleading.”.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News16 min. ago

TeamGroup builds "ultra-durable" NVMe SSDs designed for Chia mining

We've been warned of potential storage shortages and price hikes as a result of Chia, which uses a proof of space and time model that allows miners to farm/earn the currency by allocating their unused disk space. Adata says it has prompted a 500% inc.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News16 min. ago

Dell brings "hardware as a service" to the mainstream

Sometimes all it takes to trigger a big move is to take the first step. With its latest Apex “as a Service” offerings unveiled at Dell Technologies’ TechWorld event, it looks like the company is doing just that. To make sense of it all, let’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News16 min. ago

People May Have Used Fire to Clear Forests More Than 80,000 Years Ago

Bushland around northern Lake Malawi in Africa might be the legacy of people burning forests tens of thousands of years earlier -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News16 min. ago

Expressable launches with millions for scalable speech therapy

Speaking isn’t simple for at least 40 million Americans, so a new Austin-based startup is scaling a solution. Expressable is a digital speech therapy company that connects patients to speech language pathologists (SLP) via telehealth services and a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News16 min. ago

Lunar crater radio telescope: Illuminating the cosmic dark ages

After years of development, the Lunar Crater Radio Telescope (LCRT) project has been awarded $500,000 to support additional work as it enters Phase II of NASA's Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) program. While not yet a NASA mission, the LCRT descr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 min. ago

Oxford Study Finds No Link Between Technology Use and Mental-Health Problems

An anonymous reader quotes a report from the BBC: There remains "little association" between technology use and mental-health problems, a study of more than 430,000 10 to 15-year-olds suggests. The Oxford Internet Institute compared TV viewing, socia.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

Starlink Satellite Internet Service Gets 500K Preorders

SpaceX has received more than 500,000 preorders for its Starlink satellite internet service and anticipates no technical problems meeting the demand, founder Elon Musk said on Tuesday. Reuters reports: "Only limitation is high density of users in urb.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

Giant sequoia still smoldering from 2020 California wildfire

A giant sequoia has been found smoldering and smoking in a part of Sequoia National Park that burned in one of California's huge wildfires last year, the National Park Service said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago

Touchdown! SpaceX successfully lands Starship rocket

SpaceX managed to land its prototype Starship rocket at its Texas base without blowing it up on Wednesday, the first time it has succeeded in doing so in five attempts......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago

Could NFT auctions be moving away from Ethereum? One new group is betting they will

NFTs were arguably already taking off when Beeple sold his NFT artwork for $69m. But another crypto project attracted attention when it bought an original Banksy artwork for $95,000. The group literally burnt the artwork and sold its NFT on the OpenS.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 16 min. ago

Ice core chemistry study expands insight into sea ice variability in Southern Hemisphere

Sea ice cover in the Southern Hemisphere is extremely variable, from summer to winter and from millennium to millennium, according to a University of Maine-led study. Overall, sea ice has been on the rise for about 10,000 years, but with some excepti.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago

TSMC sees orders for cryptomining chips pick up

Bitmain, a vendor of bitcoin mining ASICs and equipment, has placed 5nm chip orders with TSMC with production slated to kick off starting the third quarter, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago

Advantech to see 2Q21 shipments hit by component shortage

Industrial PC maker Advantech expects its second-quarter 2021 sales to be affected by the ongoing shortages of upstream components, with 5-10% of the orders set to see delays in delivery, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago

CCL maker Iteq upbeat about 2Q21

Taiwan-based CCL supplier Iteq expects its revenues to be driven by a continued influx of orders for server and 5G base station applications in the second quarter of 2021......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago

Design Without Borders launches vlog to showcase creative projects

Dezeen promotion: Budapest exhibition Design Without Borders is launching an online video series to present the work of artists and designers from the region and beyond, in lieu of an in-person event for 2021. Read more Dezeen promotion: B.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News5 hr. 44 min. ago

"The Starship has landed": SpaceX finally completes successful test flight

SpaceX has finally nailed a test flight of the rocket ship that tech billionaire Elon Musk wants to use to send people to Mars......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated News7 hr. 16 min. ago