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Rick Perry’s “baseload” study released, offers a lifeline to coal, nuclear

The study is two months late, but meets many expectations. Enlarge / DUNKIRK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES - 2016/10/09: A NRG owned coal fired energy facility that plans to convert to a natural gas facility. (Photo by John Greim/LightRocket via Get.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: Top2 hr. 24 min. ago Related News

Energy Department’s contentious “baseload” study is out

The study is two months late, but meets many expectations. Enlarge / DUNKIRK, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES - 2016/10/09: A NRG owned coal fired energy facility that plans to convert to a natural gas facility. (Photo by John Greim/LightRocket via Get.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: Top2 hr. 32 min. ago Related News

Former CIA agent hopes to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

 Remember Valerie Plame Wilson? The former CIA agent, who got involved in what became known as the “Plame Affair,” has a solution for ridding Twitter of America’s favorite troll. Wilson launched a fundraiser last week to buy t.....»»

Source:  TechcrunchCategory: Gadget10 hr. 24 min. ago Related News

Xbox One X Pre-Order Tips

Xbox One X Pre-Order Tips is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Xbox One X pre-orders are live but Microsoft’s new console is extremely hard to find right now due to stock shortages in the United States and around the world. Earlier thi.....»»

Source:  GottabemobileCategory: Mobile10 hr. 40 min. ago Related News

Top B2B Events (Aug. 23 to Sept. 22, 2017)

On Aug. 21, North America had the opportunity to witness a total solar eclipse, the moment when the moon completely blocks the sun's light. It's a beautiful sight to behold. Although the eclipse was visible anywhere in North America, where you view.....»»

Source:  CmswireCategory: It12 hr. 0 min. ago Related News

Here’s a way to silence Trump on Twitter: Buy the microblogging service

White House says it’s a “ridiculous attempt” to silence Trump’s 1st Amendment rights. Enlarge (credit: gofundme.com/buytwitter) Anybody who knows that Donald Trump is president of the United States probably knows that his Twitter feed.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: Top12 hr. 16 min. ago Related News

NYC mayoral candidate calls Christopher Columbus "the founder of our nation"

A little known fact about Italian explorer Christopher Columbus is that, in 1492, after he sailed the ocean blue, he lived another 300-ish years and founded the United States of America. This, I am forced to assume, is the belief of New York City Rep.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: Top12 hr. 24 min. ago Related News

Clear link between heavy vitamin B intake and lung cancer

B vitamins are among the most popular supplements on the market in the United States. Some, like B6 and B12, are marketed and sold as products that can boost your energy. But a new study shows that using too much vitamin B6 and B12 dramatically incre.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: Biomed13 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

When given the chance to pay less, patients choose cheaper prescription drugs

As prescription drug spending continues to rise in the United States, along with prices for new and well-established drugs, insurers, employers and patients are searching for ways to cut costs. A new study found that a policy called reference pricing.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: Biomed13 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

Oropouche virus could emerge and cause a public health problem

Brazil runs a serious risk of being afflicted by Oropouche, another virus that is widely distributed throughout South and Central America and the Caribbean. An arbovirus transmitted by a mosquito (like Zika and yellow fever), Oropouche causes acute f.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: Biomed13 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

Abstinence-only-until-marriage programs and policies are a failure, research shows

Abstinence-only-until-marriage programs and policies in the United States are ineffective as they do not delay sexual initiation or reduce sexual risk behaviors, two scientific review papers show. They also violate adolescent human rights, withhold m.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: Biomed13 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack Will Be Getting A Physical Version For Switch In North America

Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack is set to release digitally later this month for the Nintendo Switch, but the game has also been confirmed to be getting a retail version set with a tentative date of October 31st for North America. Read Azure Stri.....»»

Source:  SiliconeraCategory: Game13 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

The Demo For Pokkén Tournament DX Will Be Available Later Today For North America

For North America, the demo will be downloadable on the Switch eShop later today, August 23, 2017, at 9pm PT/12am ET. Those in Europe will get the demo a day later on the 24th. Read The Demo For Pokkén Tournament DX Will Be Available Later Tod.....»»

Source:  SiliconeraCategory: Game13 hr. 7 min. ago Related News

Verizon changes up "unlimited" plan to restrict high quality video streaming

The largest mobile network provider in the United States has put an end to high quality streaming options with the announcement of new unlimited data plan options. Verizon was previously testing reduced video quality on Netflix recently, and this app.....»»

Source:  TechspotCategory: Top13 hr. 8 min. ago Related News

Google could release a new Chromebook Pixel and smaller Home speaker at its fall hardware event

We know that Google’s Pixel 2 phones are on their way, but according to recent rumors, the company might be releasing a total of four new pieces of hardware at an event this fall. The report states that in addition to its two handsets, Google w.....»»

Source:  TechspotCategory: Top13 hr. 8 min. ago Related News

North American semi equipment industry billings slip in July

North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted a slight 1.4% sequential decrease in billings worldwide in July 2017, according to SEMI......»»

Source:  DigitimesCategory: ItAug 23rd, 2017Related News

Everyone is rightfully mad at Nintendo today

The Super NES Classic went up for pre-order today in North America. It was a disaster. It all started at about 1 a.m. ET when pre-orders for the SNES Classic went live on Amazon and Best Buy. While most of North America was asleep, lucky night owls n.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopAug 22nd, 2017Related News

Dozens of pro-Trump rallies retreat to internet, insist it"s not due to poor attendance

For an organization with an estimated 280,000 members, ACT for America's website feels a bit desperate.  "We are the NRA of national security," the site declares, a comparison that, of course, would not be necessary for an organization that felt.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopAug 22nd, 2017Related News

Dozens of pro-Trump rallies retreat to the internet, insist it"s not due to poor attendance

For an organization with an estimated 280,000 members, ACT for America's website feels a bit desperate.  "We are the NRA of national security," the site declares, a comparison that, of course, would not be necessary for an organization that felt.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopAug 22nd, 2017Related News

South Korea rejects U.S. request to revise trade agreement

South Korea rejected a United States proposal to revise a five-year-old trade deal as the Trump administration pushed for major changes it says will cut its trade gap with the Asian nation......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: AutoAug 22nd, 2017Related News