Women politicians drive spending on education and healthcare, to a point

When women gain power in national legislatures such as the U.S. Senate or Israeli Knesset, countries begin to spend more on priorities like education and healthcare. .....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgOct 26th, 2021

How To Develop A Successful Healthcare App In 2021

The year 2020 has been a year when the surprising turn of events took place, not just in our lives but also where medical care concerns. Ultimately modern healthcare is all about the evolution and adoption of advanced technology to make people’s li.....»»

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Cyber Monday sales were down, but overall holiday spending is up nearly 12 percent

Impressive as it sounds, the figure is actually down 1.4 percent compared to 2020......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News5 hr. 19 min. ago

California lost thousands of giant sequoias. It"s tragic, but at least we are aware

Pretty much anyone who has had the privilege of standing next to one of the biggest, oldest giant sequoia trees understands the rush of awe. Here is a tree so burly, cars could—and once did—drive through a tunnel carved out of the massive trunk......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News5 hr. 19 min. ago

COVID has had an impact on academics" well-being

The COVID pandemic has had a considerable impact on academics' work and well-being. They have had much less time to spend on their research. The Young Academy and the Dutch Network of Women Professors have conducted research into how the situation ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News5 hr. 19 min. ago

How we found a way to track alien marine species along South Africa"s coast

Saldanha Bay harbor on the west coast of South Africa has long been an important point for global shipping routes. It was also the port of entry for an unwanted stow-away: the Mediterranean mussel. The species first appeared in South Africa in the la.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News5 hr. 19 min. ago

The point of no return: Chromatin enforces cell fate decisions

Stem cells balance self-renewal with differentiation into mature cells. A fundamental and intriguing question is when during the process of maturation a cell reaches a "point of no return," losing its capacity to self-renew and becoming committed to.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 19 min. ago

Best external hard drive deals for December 2021

Whether you’re after an external HDD or SSD, we rounded up a collection of the best cheap external hard drives......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 1st, 2021

Cyber Monday Online Sales Fall For the First Time Ever

Consumers logged online Monday and spent $10.7 billion, marking a 1.4% decrease from year-ago levels, according to data released Tuesday by Adobe Analytics. This year's tally marks the first time that Adobe has tracked a slowdown in spending on major.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsDec 1st, 2021

The 2022 Porsche Taycan GTS first drive

The $131,400 GTS sits between the Taycan Turbo and Taycan 4S. Enlarge / This is Porsche's $131,400 Taycan GTS electric sedan, which goes on sale in the US in Q2 2022. (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Porsche provided flights to Los.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Aliens: Fireteam Elite Season 2 Begins This December, Adding The Brand New Mode “Point Defense”

Aliens: Fireteam Elite is getting a new season starting this December. Season 2: Point Defense brings an all new mode to the mix, and more. The post Aliens: Fireteam Elite Season 2 Begins This December, Adding The Brand New Mode “Point Defense&.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Treating insomnia with cognitive behavioral therapy can prevent major depression in older adults

A new study has found that cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT-I) prevented major depression, decreasing the likelihood of depression by over 50% as compared to sleep education therapy in adults over the age of 60 with insomnia......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Windows 11 update resolves a big pain point with managing video calls

Microsoft is bringing an enterprise feature to Windows 11 PCs that's designed to make it easier to manage video calls......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Failures of California"s first plan to stop offshore oil drilling cast shadow over new efforts

Offshore oil derricks dotting the California coastline continue pumping despite a history of catastrophic spills and vows from generations of politicians to send them to the scrapheap. They've even survived a modest attempt by state officials more th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Metaverse to drive ICT business opportunities

Everyone from hardware, software, platform and application service providers want to play a role in the metaverse. However, with the gradual popularization of different AR/VR applications, in what other ways can the metaverse be used to attract users.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Researchers study extent of healthcare avoidance during COVID-19

One in five individuals avoided healthcare during lockdown in the COVID-19 pandemic, often for potentially urgent symptoms, according to a new study......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Stem cell memories may drive wound repair, and also chronic disease

A trifling paper cut is a site of frenzied activity. Within it, a squad of epidermal stem cells briskly regenerate to patch up the wound. A closer inspection of this war-torn swath of epidermis will reveal that while some of the stem cells are native.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Nissan Lays Out $17.6 Billion Plan To Electrify Its Future

Nissan has announced plans to spend around $17.6 billion over the next five years to accelerate the roll-out of electric vehicles. "And to emphasize that point, Nissan unveiled a pack of delightful EV concepts, including an adorable pickup truck, an.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

This 2TB External Hard Drive for PS5, Xbox Series X is $65 for Cyber Monday

Want more game storage for your PS5 or Xbox Series X/S? Check out this WD 2TB hard drive deal for Cyber Monday!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Drop in students who come to the US to study could affect higher education and jobs

Driven largely by the global pandemic, the number of international students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities fell by 15%—or 161,401 students—from 2019 to 2020. However, early data for 2021 indicate the number might bounce back soon. Thi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

Black Friday online sales were down this year, but retailers needn"t worry

Adobe Analytics reports that total online spending for Black Friday reached $8.9 billion, slightly lower than last year's $9 billion record. But retailers don't have to worry; not only did the pandemic see online buying explode in 2020— Black Frida.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021