UK Man Arrested in Spain for Role in Twitter 2020 Hack

A 22-year-old UK national was arrested today in Spain for his role in hacking Twitter's internal network and hijacking high-profile accounts in July last year. From a report: Joseph O'Connor, 22, was arrested today in the city of Estepona, in souther.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJul 21st, 2021

Fires rage across southern Europe, forcing hundreds to evacuate

Dozens of villages were evacuated in tourist hotspots in southern Turkey on Sunday as wildfires that have claimed eight lives raged for a fifth day, while blazes also hit Greece, Italy and Spain......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 23 min. ago

Unicorns are ready for a haircut

The digitization of your haircut may not have been on your 2020 bucket list, but 2021 has an even more surprising line item: Tech-powered barbershops are now a business proposition valued at nearly a billion dollars. Squire is a back-end barbershop m.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News20 hr. 23 min. ago

A Pilot Reported Another "Possible Jet Pack Man" Near Los Angeles

ABC News reports: A Boeing 747 pilot near Los Angeles reported Wednesday night another "possible jet pack man in sight." It's the latest in a string of mysterious jet pack sightings near the City of Angels since last year. "A Boeing 747 pilot repo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

How to watch the 2020 Tokyo Olympics track & field finals

Can't wait to watch the final races, hurdles, vaults, and shots for the Tokyo Games track and field events? We have all the places to watch and what works best!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

How to watch the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games in VR

The 2020 Summer Games are here, and this year, Oculus and Xfinity are giving owners of the Oculus Quest an amazing way to view the event through VR......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Stray is a compelling cat simulator heading to PlayStation and PC in early 2022

Stray is much more than a basic cat simulator. In it, you assume the role of a cat that has fallen into a mysterious and forgotten city, separated from its family and injured. You’ll need to use your feline skills to explore and survive the environ.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

White-label SaaS shipping startup Outvio closes $3M round led by Change Ventures

Outvio, an Estonian startup that provides a white-label SaaS fulfillment solution for medium-sized and large online retailers in Spain and Estonia, has closed a $3 million early-stage financing round led by Change Ventures. Also participating were TM.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

How fire today will impact water tomorrow

In 2020, Colorado battled the four largest wildfires in its history, leaving residents anxious for another intense wildfire season this year. .....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Remains of ancient dogs found among early human ancestral remains in Georgia

A team of researchers from Italy, Spain and Georgia has found the remains of ancient hunting dogs at a dig site in what is now modern Georgia. In their paper published in the journal Scientific Reports, the group describes the fossils they found, the.....»»

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

IC unit shipments to surge 21% in 2021

IC unit shipments are forecast to surge 21% in 2021, following an 8% increase in 2020 and a 6% drop in 2019, according to IC Insights......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Rocket Report: Ariane V returns after long layoff, Rocket Lab’s tough culture

"Pete told us that key contributors would be driving Ferraris to work in a year." Enlarge / China's iSpace releases renderings of a 1-, 2-, and 3-core Hyperbola-3 rocket. (credit: iSpace/Andrew Jones/Twitter) Welcome to Edition 4.09 of the Roc.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

Estonia Says a Hacker Downloaded 286,000 ID Photos From Government Database

Estonian officials said they arrested last week a local suspect who used a vulnerability to gain access to a government database and downloaded government ID photos for 286,438 Estonians. From a report: The attack took place earlier this month, and t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

4 key areas SaaS startups must address to scale infrastructure for the enterprise

As companies grow, their security and reliability needs evolve. When working with large customers, having empathy for these needs will go a long way. Prashant Pandey Contributor Share on Twitter.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

The 2020 iPad just got a sweet discount at Amazon

Considering replacing a laptop with a tablet, or want to see what all the fuss around the iPad is all about?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Digitalisation of hotels in the COVID-19 pandemic

What has been the role of the COVID-19 pandemic in the digitalisation of the hospitality industry? Domenico Morrone, Nicola Raimo, Annunziata Tarulli, and Filippo Vitolla of the Department of Management, Finance and Technology at LUM University, in C.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Non-native species cost Europe over 116 billion Euros from 1960 to 2020

Together with an international team, Senckenberg scientists have investigated the costs incurred by invasive species in Europe and Germany. In their studies, published today in the scientific journal NeoBiota, they show that in European countries, no.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Alternating magnetic field-responsive nano-platform developed for controlled pesticide release

Pesticides play a key role in controlling weeds, pests, and diseases in modern agriculture to promote crop yield. As one of the most extensively used neonicotinoid insecticides, imidacloprid can effectively kill insects. However, such pesticides tend.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Scientists use radiography to understand the evolution of liquid and solid microjets

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) scientists have experimentally tested the predictions of a 2020 study that computationally investigated the effect of melting on shock driven metal microjets. That earlier work predicted that melting the.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Views from Taiwan (3): Acer, Asus ride high on record notebook sales

Given the ballpark yearly volume of about 200 million units for the notebook market, estimated worldwide shipment of 238 million units in 2021 outperforming 2020 by 19% is a rarely seen booming record for laptop. According to DIGITIMES Research's sur.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021