400 million voting records show persistent gaps in voter turnout by race, age, and political affiliation

A new study from BYU and the University of Virginia analyzed 400 million voter records from elections in 2014 and 2016 and found that minority citizens, young people, and those who support the Democratic Party are much less likely to vote than whites.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgAug 11th, 2022

The last 12,000 years show a more complex climate history than previously thought

We rely on climate models to predict the future, but models cannot be fully tested as climate observations rarely extend back more than 150 years. Understanding the Earth's past climate history across a longer period gives us an invaluable opportunit.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News8 min. ago

How to watch Google’s Pixel 7 and Pixel Watch event on October 6

Google is ushering in the fall tech season this year with an event to show off the Pixel 7 lineup and the new Pixel Watch. Here's how to tune in......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 8 min. ago

Is the Apple Watch UItra too big? We took a bunch of photos to show you

Do you want to buy an Apple Watch Ultra, but are worried it'll look too big on your wrist? We've got comparison photos that should alleviate any fears......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 8 min. ago

Dream, the Minecraft-playing YouTube star, finally reveals his face

Dream, a YouTube star with more than 30 million subscribers, has finally revealed his face after hiding behind a smiley-face mask for years......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News8 hr. 40 min. ago

AUO creates circular economy benefits of nearly NT$8 billion in 2021

LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO), in response to the United Nations SDG 12, has been boosting circular economy in products, manufacturing and supply chain, and has created circular economy benefits estimated at NT$7.99 billion (US$276 million) in 2.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 40 min. ago

LayerX emerges from stealth to help enterprises mitigate web browsing risks

LayerX has announced its emergence from stealth and the unveiling of its universal, “user-first” browser security solution that transforms any browser. The company also announced the closing of a $7.5 million Seed round from Glilot Capital Partne.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News10 hr. 39 min. ago

With orbital launch, Firefly takes an early lead in the 1-ton rocket race

"Firefly is at the point where the only thing holding them back is execution." Enlarge / Firefly Aerospace's Alpha rocket is seen on the pad ahead of the "To The Black" mission. (credit: Firefly) Since SpaceX reached orbit for.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 8 min. ago

New PS5 exploit unlocks root privileges, read/write memory access

Hack uses FreeBSD "race condition" exploit on older PS5 firmware. Enlarge / Hackers are getting closer to fully unlocking user control of the PS5 hardware. (credit: Sony) Long-time console hacker and exploit developer SpecterD.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 8 min. ago

Linux 6.0 arrives with support for newer chips, core fixes, and oddities

Intel and AMD gear, yes, but support for RISC-V, LoongArch, and Gaudi2 show up. Enlarge / And there was much rejoicing, as a new Linux kernel version had arrived before its founder ran out of fingers and toes for counting. (credit: Get.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News14 hr. 8 min. ago

World"s whitest paint now thinner than ever, ideal for vehicles

The world's whitest paint—seen in this year's edition of Guinness World Records and "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert"—keeps surfaces so cool that it could reduce the need for air conditioning. Now the Purdue University researchers who created.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 8 min. ago

Study suggests La Niña winters could keep on coming

Forecasters are predicting a "three-peat La Niña" this year. This will be the third winter in a row that the Pacific Ocean has been in a La Niña cycle, something that's happened only twice before in records going back to 1950......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 8 min. ago

New research demonstrates connection between climate and Earth"s ability to replenish itself

Some 250 million years ago—long before dinosaurs roamed the earth—global warming and acid oceans caused by the rapid volcanic emission of the Siberian Traps led to the Permian-Triassic mass extinction, which resulted in the elimination of over 95.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 8 min. ago

Small App Developer Assistance Fund payouts will happen soon

Developers who applied for a share of Apple's $100 million App Store class action settlement have been told that payments should happen as soon as October.The Small App Developer Assistance Fund was created as part of Apple's settlement of a lawsuit.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News19 hr. 39 min. ago

Apple & Amazon"s $195M Italian antitrust fine dismissed

An administrative court judge in Italy has canceled a 200 million Euro retail collusion fine levied on Apple and Amazon.In November 2021, L'Autorit Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato had imposed fines against Apple and Amazon following an invest.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Apple Music celebrates 100 million songs

Apple has announced that Apple Music now features more than 100 million songs, and says 20,000 are being added by artists every day.Apple Music launched in 2015, but Apple says its celebration of 100 million songs on the service is also about how the.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Apple Music Today will explore a song"s history every day

Apple celebrated 100 million songs in Apple Music on Monday, and to help discovery, has launched a new Apple Music Today series.Apple Music TodayApple highlighted its human curation in Apple Music that powers its recommendation algorithms. The compan.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Far EasTone scores points in 5G metaverse accelerator

Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) established the first 5G metaverse accelerator in Taiwan at the end of 2021 and has seen its startup teams create total potential business value of more than NT$70 million (US$2.2 million) in the first stage, acco.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Popular Minecraft YouTuber Dream reveals face

The YouTuber's 30 million subscribers finally find out what he looks like without a mask......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Japanese semiconductor packaging material leader to expand production in China

Sumitomo Bakelite, a leading Japanese manufacturer of synthetic plastics used in IC packaging, has announced a plan to build a new factory in China, investing JPY6.6 billion (US$45 million) in total. The new factory is scheduled to complete in 2023,.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

The best cult classic horror movies

If you've rewatched the classics a million times over, why not give one of these amazing cult classic horror flicks a try? Here are seven titles that we love......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2022