• As millions work from home, some online buyers see shortages, price jumps in at-home tech 05 Apr 2020 17:39 iStock iStock(NEW YORK) — With millions of Americans urged to work from home to further prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, many are dependent on at-home tech devices more so now than ever. That’s getting harder, and more expensive, with a sudden …
  • Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Ultrafast toothbrushes and a laptop/phone hybrid 05 Apr 2020 11:42 At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo and you’ll find no shortage of weird, useless, and downright stupid projects out there — alongside …
  • Sponsor spotlight: Staying home means your chance to create the perfect home office 05 Apr 2020 06:40 School is closed and many of you are “Staying Home, Staying Healthy.” If you have kids, this means navigating homeschooling and homework. This, combined with working from home on a permanent or part-time basis, can increase your thoughts on how to create …
  • Antistatic Floor Market Competitive Analysis by end users industries & Forecast to 2025 05 Apr 2020 04:19 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of the content. Apr 05, 2020 (HTF Market Intelligence via COMTEX) -- This intelligence report provides a comprehensive analysis of the Global Antistatic Floor Market. This includes …
  • Ford and GM are undertaking a warlike effort to produce ventilators. It may fall short and come too late 04 Apr 2020 16:11 Scrambling to get production underway, the workers took apart a ventilator and 3-D scanned each of the roughly 300 parts, creating computer simulations of how the device could be assembled efficiently. Ford, which has partnered with a ventilator-maker and …
  • Shape Memory Alloys Market 2020-2025: Global Size, Share, Trends, Report and Industrial Manufacturers 04 Apr 2020 09:46 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of the content. Apr 04, 2020 (SUPER MARKET RESEARCH via COMTEX) -- According to the latest report by IMARC Group, titled “Shape Memory Alloy Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, …
  • Binge Blog: My heart has never fainted 04 Apr 2020 06:35 More   For more binge-worthy suggestions, visit YourObserver.com/spotlight/BingeBlog.  We're alone right now, but that doesn't mean we have to be lonely.  If you get tired of chatting with your friends and family over Zoom calls, you could …
  • SMARTS: Motiva’s robot takes on the job of STEM outreach 04 Apr 2020 05:27 Robots aren’t only for engineers to work on. Joe and Kim Gilbreath, who are instrument, electrical and analyzer technicians at the Motiva refinery in Port Arthur, have a robot of their own. Joe and Kim Gilbreath enjoy reaching out to students about STEM …
  • Bryan Down obituary 04 Apr 2020 01:22 My father, Bryan Down, who has died aged 84, was an electronics engineer who spent more than a quarter of a century at Ferranti, the company that invented the first European microprocessor. It also produced some of the first uncommitted logic arrays (ULAs …
  • Teradyne (TER) Stock Moves 03 Apr 2020 23:33 In the latest trading session, Teradyne (TER - Free Report) closed at $52.86, marking a -1.07% move from the previous day. This change was narrower than the S&P 500's daily loss of 1.51%. At the same time, the Dow lost 1.69%, and the tech-heavy …
  • Kim Correa: EVs will help us keep this wonderful clean air 03 Apr 2020 22:21 Look around. See the mountains. Breathe in the air. In the Salt Lake Valley, we have seen an unprecedented improvement in air quality just over the past few weeks—all because people are staying home during the COVID19 pandemic. But it’s not just my …
  • Uh, guys — 'Zoombombing' could result in criminal charges, Michigan AG says 03 Apr 2020 20:43 In the age of coronavirus, working from home is no longer a once-in-a-while luxury — for many of us, it's our new normal. And with that comes, well, a lot of distractions, which include those that can occur during a meeting while using popular video …
  • The best alternatives to Amazon for buying tech right now 03 Apr 2020 20:24 While Amazon has traditionally been a one-stop shop for tech gear, its mid-April delays are making other retailers viable options for getting what you want with a shorter lead time. Online stores like Newegg and B&H are stepping up, alongside (gasp!) …
  • Big issues await Waterford Town Board candidates 03 Apr 2020 20:16 Winners of two seats will oversee incorporation effort, relations with village Four candidates are seeking two seats on the Town of Waterford Board of Supervisors – a panel that is in the midst of seeking incorporation for the township while remaining …
  • Apple Arcade: The full list of games for iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple TV - CNET 03 Apr 2020 19:41 Apple Arcade is packed with games for everyone.  Apple This story is part of CNET's coverage of Apple Arcade, including exclusive first looks we got at some of the service's high-profile new games. Apple firmly staked its claim in the gaming world …
  • Perfecting Final Fantasy 7′s legacy, as told by its creators 03 Apr 2020 19:02 Final Fantasy 7 was the rare game that exceeded all expectations. Its release coincided with growing awareness of Japan’s pop culture, particularly anime. As a cyberpunk story about personal delusions, mental illness, climate change and class warfare, it …
  • University’s 3D-printed surgical face shields help medical staff 03 Apr 2020 11:36 Fifteen 3D surgical face shields will be delivered to Netcare911. The University of Johannesburg’s (UJ’s) Library Makerspace division is developing 3D-printed surgical face shields, in an effort to meet the rapidly growing need for personal protective …
  • Firms start passing tax benefits on to consumers 03 Apr 2020 07:39 By PAUL WAFULA More by this Author Companies have started passing on the tax benefits announced by President Uhuru Kenyatta to consumers in what is set to soften the blow from the Covid-19 pandemic. President Kenyatta lowered the value added tax (VAT) from …
  • For Jewish law authorities, the coronavirus has caused an unprecedented flurry of questions 03 Apr 2020 07:26 (JTA) — As the coronavirus pandemic forces Jews around the world to contemplate a Passover holiday in which large family gatherings will be all but impossible, an unusual question posed to a group of Israeli rabbis led to an extraordinary answer. The …
  • COVID-19 lockdown: Bhubaneswar university professor runs practical classes using his virtual labs 03 Apr 2020 07:11 Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:  Going a step ahead in imparting online education to students during the lockdown, a senior faculty member of Rama Devi Women’s University here is now enabling his pupils to carry out practical assignments from home …
  • AG Nessel warns of video-teleconference hijacking 03 Apr 2020 06:20 LANSING – With the increasing popularity in video-teleconferencing due to employees, students and others communicating remotely during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel is warning consumers of potential …
  • Innovate 10X: A different kind of tech company 03 Apr 2020 05:57 TWO-YEAR-OLD TECH company Innovate 10X is putting the finishing touches on a digital platform for the buying, selling and renting of commercial and residential property including e-commerce capabilities, for launch within this quarter. The Jamaica Property …
  • What are the Odds: Scouring a barren gambling landscape 03 Apr 2020 04:50 There’s no time like the insular present to kick that betting “habit” — which seems impossible to rid yourself of when there’s normally something to wager on at any time of the day. If you’re allowed, take a nice walk outside, find something interesting to …

  • Tim Crone: Chiefs need to use draft picks wisely 05 Apr 2020 19:06 COVID-19 has taken the joy out of the early spring sports season. It keeps sports fans watching tapes of past college and baseball games on ESPN – not much thrill at the end of the games. It is time to focus on something else for a little while to take our …
  • An experience of a lifetime at the Chinnaswamy Stadium 05 Apr 2020 15:07 "Shall we swing by the Chinnaswamy?" This was an oft-used query in my vocabulary while growing up in Bangalore. Once I joined UVCE (University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering) - a convenient five-minute ride away from the KSCA's M. …
  • Huge Growth And Opportunities in Global Free Running Multivibrator Market Till 2025 05 Apr 2020 13:48 Apr 05, 2020 (MENAFN via COMTEX) -- (MENAFN - Online PR News) Market Research Future added New Report Named "Global Free Running Multivibrator Market Research Report- Forecast 2025" to its Database. Online PR News 05-April-2020 Pune The global …
  • Second act: Former CEO of RadioShack now an ER doctor on frontlines of COVID-19 fight 05 Apr 2020 12:59 Brian Levy loved science as a kid. He had a microscope, read up on stuff in the encyclopedia and messed around with home experiment kits. During his high school years, he took every science credit possible. By his own admission, he was a “geek,” one with …
  • 5G and COVID-19: The Technology, Conspiracy And Ignorance By Emeka Oparah 05 Apr 2020 11:09 17 hours ago Comments Off on 5G and COVID-19: The Technology, Conspiracy And Ignorance By Emeka Oparah 42 Views One would ordinarily have dismissed the “controversy” around 5G technology and the strange connection with COVID-19 being stridently pursued by …
  • COVID-19: Nigeria's innovations, ideas, or the lack of it 05 Apr 2020 10:13 Let me start this way, a man was trying to get some rest in his home, it is the say at home, stay safe ere, the following conversation ensued with his wife. Wife: Hermann? Husband: Yeah? Wife: what are doing? Husband: Nothing Wife: Nothing? Wife: Why …
  • Clement V. Valerio Sr. 05 Apr 2020 04:54 Clement V. Valerio Sr. WOLCOTT – Clement V. Valerio Sr. passed into eternal rest at the age of 96 at Beacon Brook Rehab in Naugatuck on March 31, 2020. He was the husband of the late Natalie (Materia) Valerio, for 68 years, whom he missed greatly. Mr. …
  • Digital Phase Shifters Market SWOT analysis Worldwide Growth Survey by 2025 05 Apr 2020 04:19 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of the content. Apr 05, 2020 (HTF Market Intelligence via COMTEX) -- This intelligence report provides a comprehensive analysis of the Global Digital Phase Shifters Market. This includes …
  • 7 Tech Stocks to Buy For an Interconnected World 04 Apr 2020 21:50 Amidst growing global tumult, volatility has had the stock market swinging from extreme bearishness to brief moments of bullishness. And although the general direction is down, sticking to the game plan will pay off in the long run. Investors ought to …
  • Pop Secrets: New Albums by The Weeknd and Dua Lipa 04 Apr 2020 15:36 Pop artists from any era have always approached the matter of production with the cherry-picking strategies of a magpie. Sounds that we think of as brand-new or iconic in retrospect often sit in the mix alongside ideas sourced from the banner styles of …
  • Amid pandemic, amateur radio societies across the North are seeking new recruits 04 Apr 2020 14:11 Amateur radio enthusiast Ron Thompson has made contact with Russia from Yellowknife. He's also used it to reach his wife to get milk from the store. He's part of the Yellowknife Amateur Radio Society, which is joining other radio societies to …
  • Cigar Butt Investing: Opportunities Abound In COVID-19 04 Apr 2020 06:08 Net-net investing was pioneered by Benjamin Graham, known as the father of value investing and for writing Security Analysis and The Intelligent Investor. The premise of such a strategy is simple: as above, if the price is sufficiently low, nearly any …
  • Ventilators we fixed at Jos hospital were first ones I ever saw — Gyang, one of two friends who fixed abandoned JUTH equipment free of charge 04 Apr 2020 05:21 Pictures of two young men, Mr Williams Gyang and Mr Nura Jibrin, who repaired abandoned ventilators at Jos University Teaching Hospital, Plateau State, for use of patients free of charge, have gone viral on social media. It was their own way contributing …
  • U of M designers build prototypes to fill the urgent need for masks, ventilators 04 Apr 2020 02:14 Few supplies are going to be as important as the protective masks that can prevent the coronavirus from spreading to the doctors and nurses treating the sick. But with shortages of masks widespread, researchers and designers at the University of Minnesota …
  • Tech users weigh in on upcoming approval of more Wi-Fi 6 spectrum 04 Apr 2020 02:13 Technology users welcomed news that the Federal Communications Commission is preparing to dramatically increase the available spectrum for Wi-Fi 6 networks. The move is expected to deliver the kind of network performance that vendors have long promised. …
  • Bryan Down obituary 04 Apr 2020 01:22 My father, Bryan Down, who has died aged 84, was an electronics engineer who spent more than a quarter of a century at Ferranti, the company that invented the first European microprocessor. It also produced some of the first uncommitted logic arrays (ULAs …
  • COVID-19 Conspiracies Abound But Science Reveals The Truth 04 Apr 2020 00:57 There are conspiracy theories about pretty much everything so it shouldn't come as a surprise that there are already a number on coronavirus conspiracies about the cause and cure floating around the internet. Just yesterday a man derailed the train he …
  • Raytheon and United Technologies Merge to Create Undervalued Defense Behemoth 03 Apr 2020 21:21 On April 3, Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) and United Technologies (NYSE:UTX) successfully closed their merger after clearing the last regulatory hurdles the previous week. The merger will create a defense behemoth that generated $74 billion in revenues during 2019. …
  • Tech leaders highlight military AI and 5G investments they call essential to U.S economy and national security 03 Apr 2020 17:05 Some of the biggest names in AI at companies like Amazon, Google, and Microsoft are making recommendations about how the U.S. military and federal government should fund 5G adoption and AI initiatives as part of the forward-looking work of the National …
  • Challenges to Developing Avionics Terminals with Commercial Waveform, Multi-Modem Capability 03 Apr 2020 09:09 The Boeing B-52 bomber is to have anti-jamming terminals that can receive communications from a number of satellites, including Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellites. Photo: Boeing Last week, the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center ( …
  • Dropping out didn’t interfere with our education 03 Apr 2020 07:39 By RUSHDIE OUDIA More by this Author Over the last couple of years, Kenya has witness several incidents where primary or secondary school candidates who performed poorly in their final exams either took their lives, or threatened to do so. A good fraction …
  • Montana Coronavirus Closures, Restrictions And Exemptions 03 Apr 2020 02:37 On March 24, Gov. Steve Bullock added new restrictions and expanded on previous coronavirus-related closures of Montana schools and businesses. The new orders, in effect through April 10, now prohibit non-essential gatherings of 10 or more people outside …