COVID Quickly, Episode 21: Colds Build COVID Immunity, and the Omicron Vaccine Delay

Today we bring you a new episode in our podcast series COVID, Quickly. Every two weeks, Scientific American’s senior health editors Tanya Lewis and Josh Fischman catch you up on the... -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamJan 22nd, 2022

Apple Music 1 launching new show hosted by K-pop sensation BTS

In a new Apple Music series, K-pop band BTS will show their journey to becoming the hit they are today. The three-episode limited series, BTS Radio: Past & Present, will air weekly on radio station Apple Music 1. more… The post Apple Music 1 laun.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News12 hr. 45 min. ago

Workers at Apple supplier Quanta rebel against lockdown in factory in China

Shanghai has been on lockdown for almost two months, due to its worst COVID-19 breakout since 2020. Apple supplier Quanta Computer, located in Shanghai, is facing backlash from mostly low-wage workers demanding more freedom from these lockdown restr.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News12 hr. 45 min. ago

Disney+ Premiers New Star Wars Miniseries "Obi-Wan Kenobi"

CNET reviews Obi-Wan Kenobi, the new six-episode miniseries premiering today on Disney+ It's a question that's vexed Star Wars fans for decades: How did the bad guys not find Luke Skywalker when he was literally hiding in his father's old home? New.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News14 hr. 48 min. ago

‘Flash Droughts’ Are the Midwest’s Next Big Climate Threat

New research shows that dry weather is coming on more quickly than before, with little advance warning. It could devastate farmers......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMay 28th, 2022

Playification – The Makey Makey Story

Makey Makey, a creative platform that has spread widely through education, turned 10 this month. In this episode of Make:cast, I talk to Jay Silver, the creative technologist and self-described jester, who started this product with a successful Kick.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

The best processors in 2022: AMD and Intel duke it out

The best processors include options from AMD and Intel, but only a select few are worth your time. Here are the best CPUs to look out for with your next build......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Quanta MacBook factory workers riot over conditions for second time

Following a previous protest over China coronavirus lockdown conditions, workers at the Quanta MacBook Pro plant in Shanghai have again rioted.The first riot in early May was specifically a clash between workers and authorities enforcing a COVID lock.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Huawei reckons it can build you a new data center in half the usual time

Huawei says it can construct a highly efficient new data center in six to nine months......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

New route to build materials out of tiny particles

Researcher Laura Rossi and her group at TU Delft have found a new way to build synthetic materials out of tiny glass particles—so-called colloids. Together with their colleagues from Queen's University and the University of Amsterdam, they showed t.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

The Bob’s Burgers Movie review: Just a long, so-so episode

Fox's beloved animated sitcom comes to the big screen with The Bob's Burgers Movie, which is basically just an overlong episode of the show......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Lego Bricks + Raspberry Pi = Awesome Motorized Microscope

IBM research has released a project that allows you to build a motorized, high quality microscope from Lego bricks and a Raspberry pi for roughl $300. They call the project MicroscopPy, and they’ve shared the build notes on Github. As you can.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Toyota cuts June output plan again as China lockdowns bite

Toyota said there was "a possibility" that it could lower its full-year production plan of 9.7 million vehicles as it faces a continuing shortage of parts due to the COVID-19 lockdowns in China......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Tesla submits application to expand German plant, report says

Tesla, which already has 740 acres of land for its auto factory and battery plant under construction, plans to build a freight station, logistics areas and parking spaces on the additional space, Gruenheide’s mayor told local media......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

How graphene and algae could help build space habitats

Scientists are researching how people might construct homes to live on other planets......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

VW shopping for U.S. sites for new plant to build Scout vehicles, CEO says

VW CFO Arno Antlitz also said the company is not ruling out an eventual share listing for the Scout brand, but it is too soon for that now......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

Will the iPhone 14 lineup face delays? Kuo weighs in

A report from early this week suggested Apple and its suppliers were struggling with iPhone 14 production due to COVID-19 lockdowns in China. In addition, an analyst said iPhone 14 Plus/Max production was delayed by three weeks. Now, analyst Ming-Ch.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

Foxconn Factory Fiasco Could Leave Wisonsinites On the Hook For $300 Million

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Register: For five years, Foxconn promised and spectacularly failed to build a much-hyped sprawling factory near Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin. Now, the area's leaders may be saddled with $300 million in bond.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

Virtual learning apps tracked and shared kids" data and online activities with advertisers, report says

Millions of students who participated in virtual learning during the Covid-19 pandemic had their personal data and online behaviors tracked by educational apps and websites without their consent and in many cases shared with third-party advertising t.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

Report: iPhone 14 Max production delayed by three weeks due to COVID-19 lockdown

Nikkei Asia reported this week that Apple and its suppliers are struggling with iPhone 14 production due to COVID-19 lockdowns in China. Now analyst Jeff Pu of Haitong International Securities has brought more detail to this story by saying that iPh.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022

Microsoft Dev Box Will Virtualize Your Windows Development PC In a Browser Window

Microsoft Dev Box is intended to simplify the process of getting new developer workstations up and running quickly, with all necessary tools and dependencies installed and working out-of-the-box (so to speak), along with access to up-to-date source c.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2022