Benefits messaging boosts consumer plant purchasing

A deeper understanding of the relationship between plant benefits, consumer perceptions, and demographic differences is important when shaping marketing strategies for communicating the benefits of plants. In the ornamental plant industry, plant bene.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgFeb 29th, 2024

Plant-Based Meat Boomed. Here Comes the Bust

Sales of vegan meat are trending downward in the US, with companies scrambling to win back customers......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News10 hr. 42 min. ago

Advances in understanding the evolution of stomach loss in agastric fishes

Living beings can evolve to lose biological structures due to potential survival benefits from such losses. For example, certain groups of ray-finned fishes show such regressive evolution—medakas, minnows, puffera, and wrasses do not have a stomach.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 42 min. ago

2024 Toyota Tacoma"s hybrid boosts performance, price by $3,700

On sale later this spring, the 2024 Toyota Tacoma's optional i-Force Max powertrain boosts power to 326 hp, fuel economy to up to 24 mpg combined, but also raises price by $3,700......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 43 min. ago

Stellantis lays off 199 at Ram 1500 plant in suburban Detroit

The layoffs in Sterling Heights, Mich., took effect Monday as the automaker continues to trim its head count......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

What"s next after UAW"s historic win at VW Chattanooga plant

After two close defeats, Volkswagen workers in Chattanooga overwhelmingly voted to join the UAW. Here's what you need to know......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

Home Assistant has a new foundation and a goal to become a consumer brand

Can a non-profit foundation get Home Assistant to the point of Home Depot boxes? Enlarge (credit: Open Home Foundation) Home Assistant, until recently, has been a wide-ranging and hard-to-define project. The open smart h.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

Consumer Reports: 4 of 5 least expensive car brands to maintain are American

Car ownership costs can go far beyond what consumers pay for a vehicle. A key question is whether customers can afford the drip, drip, drip of maintenance and repairs as their vehicle gets older. Consumer Reports, seeking to understand how costs i.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

Planning at multiple scales for healthy corals and communities

Governments in the Mesoamerican Reef region are exploring the use of nature-based solutions to strengthen coral health and societal benefits for coastal communities. A new study led by Stanford researchers in collaboration with scientists from the Wo.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

AESC doubles battery investment for BMW"s EVs in South Carolina

The plant is expected to come online in 2027 and supply BMW's assembly plant in Spartanburg, S.C., where the automaker plans to produce at least six EV models by 2030......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

This Wi-Fi robot vacuum is discounted from $199 to $79

The iHome AutoVac Juno Robot Vacuum is an incredibly cheap robot vacuum which has many of the key benefits you need. It's on sale right now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

Google Chat adds Support for Slack and Microsoft Teams

There is a catch, however. The post Google Chat adds Support for Slack and Microsoft Teams appeared first on Phandroid. Google recently announced that it will be integrating inter-app support for Google Chat with other workspace messaging.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

Inside World of Volvo, the automaker"s shrine to sustainability

The joint venture between Volvo Cars and Volvo Group will serve as a central marketing opportunity and consumer touchpoint for the brands......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2024

Gurman: iOS 18 AI features to be powered by ‘entirely on-device’ LLM, offering privacy and speed benefits

As indicated by much of the research material Apple has been publishing in recent months, the company is investing heavily in all sorts of artificial intelligence technologies. Apple will announce its AI strategy in June at WWDC, as part of iOS 18 an.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsApr 21st, 2024

VW workers in Tennessee vote to unionize, giving UAW first win in the South

The UAW claimed victory by a 2,628-985 vote after two failed attempts in the past decade to organize Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 20th, 2024

Some plant-based steaks and cold cuts are lacking in protein, researchers find

Many plant-based meats have seemingly done the impossible by recreating animal products ranging from beef to seafood. But beyond just the taste and texture, how do these products compare to the real thing in nutritional value? A small-scale study pub.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2024

Uncovering key players in gene silencing: Insights into plant growth and human diseases

Monash University biologists have shed light on the intricate molecular mechanisms that are responsible for gene silencing induced by expanded repeats in an international study published today in Nature Plants......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2024

Apple pulls WhatsApp and Threads from App Store in China

Apple has removed two Meta apps from the App Store in China at the request of the Chinese government. Both WhatsApp and Threads have been made unavailable in the App Store, preventing new installs for the messaging and social apps. more….....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsApr 19th, 2024

Marine microbial populations: Potential sensors of the global change in the ocean

Animal and plant populations have been extensively studied, which has helped to elucidate ecosystem processes and evolutionary adaptations. However, this has not been the case with microbial populations, due to the impossibility of isolating, culturi.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsApr 18th, 2024

Study finds that providing housing and support benefits homeless

Being supported to find a home and then receiving ongoing specialized support services are the key combination in significantly improving the well-being of people who have experienced homelessness, researchers say......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 18th, 2024

Mapping plant functional diversity from space: Ecosystem monitoring with novel field-satellite integration

An international team of researchers, led by Professor Jin Wu from the School of Biological Sciences at The University of Hong Kong (HKU), has made a promising advancement in mapping plant functional traits from space using time-series satellite data.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 18th, 2024