WEX Expands Global Executive Leadership Team with Two Appointments in Newly Created Roles

Karen Stroup joins as Chief Digital Officer Carlos Carriedo joins as Chief Operating Officer, International PORTLAND, Maine–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WEX (NYSE: WEX), a leading financial technology service provider, today announced two new addition.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsDec 22nd, 2021

Rory Kinnear on his multiple roles in Men and that wild final scene

Men actor Rory Kinnear opens up about filming that crazy final scene, as well as why he keeps playing multiple characters in films and series......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News60 min. ago

The Online Spider Market Is Massive -- and Crawling With Issues

An anonymous reader shares an excerpt from a report via Wired: Spiders and scorpions may seem like creatures that need to be crushed rather than conserved, but wildlife experts say a growing global pet trade is putting wild populations at risk, even.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 59 min. ago

Microsoft Warns of "Stealthy DDoS Malware" Targeting Linux Devices

"In the last six months, we observed a 254% increase in activity from a Linux trojan called XorDdos," writes the Microsoft 365 Defender Research Team. It's a trojan combining denial-of-service functionality with XOR-based encryption for communication.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 59 min. ago

Long-hypothesized "next generation wonder material" created for first time

For over a decade, scientists have attempted to synthesize a new form of carbon called graphyne with limited success. That endeavor is now at an end, though, thanks to new research from the University of Colorado Boulder......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News18 hr. 59 min. ago

Microchip Precise Time Scale Systems enables traceability to UTC without depending on GNSS

The strength of a nation’s infrastructure is increasingly dependent on the accuracy of time. With pervasive cybersecurity threats to Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), utilizing an alternative time system is a matter of national security......»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News22 hr. 57 min. ago

Gigabyte and Maingear team up to offer hassle-free PC builds

Gigabyte and Maingear revealed a partnership to offer products and services to make PC building easier for both beginners and veterans......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Red River appoints Brian Roach as CEO

Red River announced that Brian Roach has been appointed Chief Executive Officer, effective May 31. Roach joins Red River from SAP North America, where he led the Regulated Industries practice in the United States. He oversaw the business’ strategy,.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Sixth child in US dies of unexplained hepatitis as global cases top 600

There are now over 600 cases worldwide and 15 deaths, but still no firm answers. Enlarge / Liver lesions in patient with chronic active hepatitis C. (credit: Getty | BSIP) A sixth child has died in the United States from puzzl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Wristcam Review: the first dedicated camera for your Apple Watch

Wristcam is an Apple Watch band unlike any other. This band gives the Apple Watch some new life with the addition of a front- and back-facing camera for picture and video. Created by a team of former Apple Watch designers and app developers, this $2.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

How do typhoons trigger coastal algal blooms?

A research team led by Prof. Yin Baoshu from the Institute of Oceanology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (IOCAS) has revealed how typhoons trigger coastal algal blooms......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

IAP releases datasets of frequent marine heatwaves in most ocean regions over two decades

Heatwaves are extreme climatic events that occur in the atmosphere and even the oceans. Recent research indicates that marine heatwaves (MHWs) will become more frequent and intense under global warming conditions......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Space agencies provide global view of our changing environment

In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, ESA, NASA and JAXA worked closely together to create an open-source platform, based on the Euro Data Cube, that used a wealth of data from Earth-observing satellites to document the worldwide changes happe.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

The Online Spider Market Is Massive—and Crawling With Issues

A new study shows the enormous extent of the global arachnid trade, one that might be undermining wild populations......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Archaeologists reconstruct an ancient Aryan bow

A unique compound bow from the Bronze Age nearly 2 meters tall was reconstructed from authentic materials by SUSU specialists as part of an international team. This weapon had the greatest accuracy, shooting distance and killing power in its time......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Proposed global initiative to study female health across species

Giraffes have the highest blood pressure of all mammals—up to 300/200, more than double that of a typical human. But pregnant giraffes don't suffer from pre-eclampsia, a dangerous disorder caused by hypertension......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Flow of liquid metals found to exhibit surprising turbulence

Some metals are in liquid form, the prime example being mercury. But there are also enormous quantities of liquid metal in the Earth's core, where temperatures are so high that part of the iron is molten and undergoes complex flows. A team at the Hel.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

An exploration of global patterns of trade in arachnids reveals 1,264 species from 66 families

A small team of researchers with members from Thailand, Finland and China, has found that there is a very large and active trade in arachnids across the internet. In their paper published in the journal Communications Biology, the group describes the.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

ATC Drivetrain acquires Global Battery Solutions

ATC Drivetrain has purchased battery life cycle management company Global Battery Solutions......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Tony Fadell talks iPod design considerations, illustrated by CT scans

It’s not unusual to hear Tony Fadell talk iPod, but a 20-minute video provides a new perspective as it’s illustrated by CT scans of three different iPod models. Fadell talks about a number of the design considerations. For example, the team was.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Japan electronic component makers see significant revenue growth in 2021; Foxconn deepens global EV deployments

This Asia tech industry summary will mainly focus on South Korea becoming self-reliant in semiconductor equipment development; six major Japanese electronic component suppliers yielding impressive 2021 revenue numbers thanks to robust demand from the.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022