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Three high-end home gym machines we like are on sale for Cyber Monday

Fitness tech we like from Peloton, Tonal, and Mirror is seeing rare discounts for Cyber Monday. Enlarge (credit: Peloton) I'm a bit of a fitness nerd year-round, but with Cyber Monday sales in full swing, right now is a good.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaNov 29th, 2021

Chemical Pollution Has Passed Safe Limit For Humanity, Say Scientists

The cocktail of chemical pollution that pervades the planet now threatens the stability of global ecosystems upon which humanity depends, scientists have said. The Guardian reports: Plastics are of particularly high concern, they said, along with 350.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News6 hr. 50 min. ago

Cultural similarities may play key role in successful immigrations

People immigrate to new places for many reasons, but new research found that the culture of an immigrant's new home may be a key factor in whether the move is successful and they ultimately remain in their new home......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News11 hr. 18 min. ago

Star Trek boldly goes into 2022 with renewals, premiere dates

The streaming home of Star Trek will keep exploring the final frontier as Paramount+ renews three of its signature Trek series for new seasons......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 18 min. ago

These are the best Super Bowl TV options for under $400

If you're excited to watch Super Bowl LVI from your living room, you might want to upgrade your home theater setup with one of these 4K TV deals for under $400......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 50 min. ago

Mini electricity generator made from quantum dots

Machines and electronic devices often generate waste heat that is difficult to utilize. If electricity could be generated from this waste heat, it would offer a means for a clean and sustainable power production: Such a technology would be ideally su.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 50 min. ago

Boxing up molecular machines

Machines that are confined inside a cage or casing exhibit interesting properties by converting input energy into programmed functions. One such system is the mechanical gyroscope or gyrotop, a fascinating toy that amuses everyone with its incessant.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 50 min. ago

Six-month Trial of a Four-day Working Week To Be Launched in the UK

More than 30 companies will take part in a trial of a four-day working week to "herald in a bold new way of working in 2022," researchers say. From a report: The global pandemic has impacted how long and where people work with Working From Home guida.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News18 hr. 50 min. ago

The US Inches Toward Building EV Batteries at Home

In an effort to reduce dependency on hard-to-source cobalt and Chinese manufacturing, US makers are finally getting into the cathode business......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News20 hr. 17 min. ago

How diversity of test subjects is a technology blind spot, and what to do about it

People interact with machines in countless ways every day. In some cases, they actively control a device, like driving a car or using an app on a smartphone. Sometimes people passively interact with a device, like being imaged by an MRI machine. And.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 18 min. ago

Do you need a VPN at home? Potential benefits explained

A VPN might seem like overkill at home but it actually offers plenty of key advantages. Here's why you need a VPN at home......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 18 min. ago

Nanobubbles provide pathway to build better medical devices

Researchers from the University of Sydney Nano Institute and School of Chemistry have revealed that tiny gas bubbles—nanobubbles just 100 billionths of a meter high—form on surfaces in unexpected situations, providing a new way to reduce drag in.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Pfizer CEO: Virus will be here for years but this may be last wave with restrictions

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla speaks during a ceremony in Thessaloniki, Greece, on October 12, 2021. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos, File)Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said on Monday that while the "most likely scenario" is that the coronavirus will circulate for.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Winter storm whipping northeast US with snow, thunderstorms

A dangerous winter storm brought significant snowfall, strong thunderstorms and blustery winds to the northeastern U.S. on a holiday Monday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Ozone pollution costs Asia billions in lost crops: study

Persistently high levels of ozone pollution in Asia are costing China, Japan and South Korea an estimated $63 billion annually in lost rice, wheat and maize crops, a new study says......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Shock waves, landslides may have caused "rare" volcano tsunami: experts

A rare volcano-triggered tsunami sparked by the eruption of Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai in Tonga could have been caused by shock waves or shifting underwater land, experts said Monday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Newly discovered carbon may yield clues to ancient Mars

NASA's Curiosity rover landed on Mars on Aug. 6, 2012, and since then has roamed Gale Crater taking samples and sending the results back home for researchers to interpret. Analysis of carbon isotopes in sediment samples taken from half a dozen expose.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Peru beaches suffer oil spill blamed on waves from Tonga volcanic eruption

Peruvian authorities sealed off three beaches Monday after they were hit by an oil spill blamed on freak waves caused by the volcanic eruption in Tonga......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Himax intros 288Hz 8K TV TCON solution

Himax Technologies has introduced an industry-leading 288Hz 8K TV timing controller (TCON) solution for ultra-high resolution gaming TVs, and is collaborating with the world's major TV panel makers for a bigger presence in this rapid-growing gaming T.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

PCB firm Ichia expects record revenue and profit in 2022

PCB maker Ichia Technologies expects to post record-high revenue and profits in 2022, buoyed by strong demand for automotive and consumer electronics applications......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Foundry PSMC sees revenue, profit surge in 2021

Pure-play foundry Powerchip Semiconductor Manufacturing (PSMC) saw its revenue hit a record high of NT$65.62 billion (US$2.38 billion) in 2021, when pre-tax profits hiked 300% on year to NT$19.21 billion......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022