US Air Force spends $60 million on supersonic commercial airliner

"Overture would offer the valuable advantage of time." Enlarge / Could Air Force officers fly on Boom Supersonic's Overture aircraft one day? (credit: Boom Supersonic) The US military has indicated its interested in commercial.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaJan 26th, 2022

Ford ordered to pay $7 million in fatal W.Va. crash involving 2014 Mustang

Following the jury verdict, Ford said it "will review options for appeal.".....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Users Threaten To Sue After Yield Generation Project Stablegains Loses $44 Million in Terra Collapse

A class action law firm sent a letter to the yield generation project Stablegains, demanding records on customer accounts, marketing and advertising strategies, and communications relating to the Terra stablecoin. Web3 is Going Great reports: [...] U.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Hubble focuses on large lenticular galaxy 1023

This new NASA Hubble Space Telescope image looks at one of the nearest, massive lenticular galaxies to Earth, NGC 1023 some 36 million light-years away. Lenticular galaxies get their names from their edge-on appearance that resembles a lens. They are.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

HomeKit Weekly: A redesigned Home app is at the top of my iOS 16 wishlist

It’s officially the time of year when I turn my focus to what will be announced at WWDC in June. The rumors are always rampant this time of year, and outside of some significant improvements to iMessage, I hope Apple spends a lot of time during th.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

EU law will force Apple to blow open its entire hardware and software stack

A European Parliament committee has advanced an agreement between member states on the Digital Markets Act, which if passed as it presently stands, will force Apple and others to open up otherwise restricted app stores, hardware features, and more.Eu.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

A new tool to verify the geographical origins of virgin olive oil

Olive oil is one of the most prestigious agri-foods in Spain and it is the base of the Mediterranean diet. Adulteration and commercial fraud cases occur when it comes to the origin and varieties of a product with such an economic and business interes.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Fortnite uses the force to add Obi-Wan Kenobi to its roster

Star Wars is returning the force to Fortnite with a new Obi-Wan skin to celebrate the Disney series......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

China homegrown self-driving chips gaining ground in EV market

China's homegrown high-end autonomous driving chips have seen a significant breakthrough in commercial applications, as Chinese AI chip startup Horizon Robotics has over the past month cut into the supply chains of both BYD and FAW Group with its lat.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

BOE may lose millions of iPhone 14 orders after unauthorized screen changes

Apple is reportedly looking to move up to 30 million orders for iPhone 14 OLED screen orders away from BOE, following the company's changes to Apple specifications.BOE is alleged to have changed the circuit width of the thin film transistors (TFT) on.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Google to remove nearly 1 million abandoned apps

Google takes the incisive of clearing the app store of nearly a million inactive and unsupported apps. The post Google to remove nearly 1 million abandoned apps first appeared on Phandroid. Google is planning to remove apps that haven&rsquo.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Paleontologists find the jaws of an extremely rare bear in Taurida cave

Ural paleontologists discovered the lower jaws of an Etruscan bear from the Early Pleistocene (2–1.5 million years ago) in the Taurida Cave (Crimean Peninsula). Scientists reported the finding in the international journal of paleobiology Historical.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

TSMC to move CoWoS-L technology to commercial production in 2 years

TSMC's CoWoS-L is the latest CoWoS process variant, and is expected to kick off commercial production in 2023-2024, according to industry sources. The offering is designed to target AI-specific training chips......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Acer enjoys robust commercial notebook sales

Acer has enjoyed robust commercial notebook sales despite the impact of inflation and the Russia-Ukraine war on its overall sales performance, according to company CEO and chairman Jason Chen. Acer's eco-friendly green PCs are also seeing growth......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Starliner successfully launches, reaches a stable orbit [Updated]

"The teams are ready. Boeing is ready. ULA is ready." Enlarge / Boeing's Starliner is seen on Wednesday atop an Atlas V rocket at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) 7:30 pm ET Update: Star.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Tether Cuts Commercial Paper, Boosts Treasuries Behind USDT

Tether, the operator of the world's most used cryptocurrency, said it had reduced the amount of commercial paper in the reserve backing its $74 billion stablecoin, revealing information about its holdings while dollar-pegged assets face tougher scrut.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

CipherMode Labs raises $6.7 million and launches CipherCore

CipherMode Labs announced it has closed $6.7 million in seed financing led by Innovation Endeavors with participation from Pillar VC, the National Science Foundation, and several technology executives. CipherMode is also announcing the release of its.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Dig emerges from stealth and raises $11 million to secure data in public clouds

Cloud data security company Dig emerged from stealth, announcing $11M in seed funding for the cloud Data Detection and Response (DDR) solution. The seed round was led by Team8, with cybersecurity firms CrowdStrike, through their Falcon Fund, and Cybe.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

US economy on brink of recovering pre-COVID job numbers, but more than half of industries lag

The U.S. is on pace to recover all 22 million jobs wiped out in the COVID-19 recession as early as July, but the milestone will obscure sharp differences among industries and an economy transformed by the crisis......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

How long is a Minecraft day?

Just like in real life, time is passing no matter what in Minecraft. And when night falls, the dangers come out in full force. Be sure to prepare each day......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Discovery of high-speed moving plasma turbulence that outpaces the movement of heat

In order to achieve a fusion power plant, it is necessary to stably confine a plasma of more than 100 million degrees Celsius in a magnetic field and maintain it for a long time. A research group led by Assistant Professor Naoki Kenmochi, Professor K.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022