Near Field Communication (NFC) is something we take for granted these days. Nearly all smartphones have it. We even have NFC interfaces for all our favorite development boards. NFC’s history goes back all the way to 1997, when an early version was used in Star Wars special edition toys. Show More Summary
Grant “Twiggy” Baker (ZAF) claimed victory today at the Puerto Escondido Challenge, besting a field of 24 of the world’s best big wave surfers
AURORA, Colo. (June 23, 2016) - While the lure of academic medicine careers often lies in the promise of finding life-saving cures and new medical treatments, many young faculty leave the field in frustration after failing to win grants to fund their research. Show More Summary
The FCC Chairman wants to grant U.S. companies a “home field advantage” for 5G wireless by releasing high-frequency bands
THERE IS MORE 'FRAUD AND CONFIDENCE MEN' IN WHAT PRESENTS ITSELF AS "BLACK PROGRESSIVE POLITICS IN AMERICA" TODAY - WHEN IT TRUTH THEY ARE MERELY SHOWING THAT THE "COLONIZER FIELD AGENT IS EQUAL TO A SUBPRIME BANKER" - YET HIS FRAUDULENT...Show More Summary
This past weekend, 89-year-old Hermina Hirsch stood on a baseball field in front of a microphone. Less than two minutes later, she had finally fulfilled her lifelong wish. Hirsch, a Holocaust survivor, sang the national anthem before the Detroit Tigers took on the Tampa Bay Rays on May 21. Show More Summary
The “genius grant” recipient’s new book looks at “grit” in fields beyond education
Australians and New Zealanders only got emails granting them access to the field test for Pokemon GO yesterday. As part of those emails, they also received a non-disclosure agreement from Niantic and The Pokemon Company asking them to please please please not tell anyone about what’s happening in Pokemon GO. So, naturally, footage is being uploaded everywhere. More »
(Reuters) - A $250 million grant from Silicon Valley billionaire Sean Parker, announced on Wednesday, aims to speed development of more effective cancer treatments by fostering collaboration among leading researchers in the field. The...Show More Summary
Jason Heyward never takes opening-day ceremonies for granted, and the Cubs, it turns out, shouldn't take ace Jake Arrieta for granted either. A long-awaited trip Sunday night to Wrigley Field experienced some pre-flight turbulence after Arrieta's streak of consecutive scoreless innings vanished...
Senate preselection wreaks more discord among the NSW Liberals; Tim Wilson snatches victory in Goldstein; Stan Grant fields approaches from the Liberals; preselection challenges aplenty to sitting Liberals in WA; and Bronwyn Bishop reportedly in strife in Mackellar.
"The largest grant in the country for the national parks for maintenance backlog.” [ more › ]
With Apple's aggressive expansion into geospatial data has come a new focus on research into foundational sensors and systems related to the field, including a newly granted patent that covers an in-house LiDAR device for more accurately capturing three-dimensional scenes.
Professional athletes are not immune to financial insecurity. In fact, many times the case appears to be the total opposite. In a field that grants them access to multi-year, multi-million dollar contracts one could almost imagine them as completely free of financial worries. IRVING, TX - DECEMBER 20: Terrell Owens #81 [...]
Universal Tennis Academy offers co-ed summer tennis camps at six tennis sites (Bitsy Grant, Blackburn, Chastain, DeKalb, James Creek and […] The post Universal Tennis Academy Summer Camp appeared first on Field Trips with Sue.
Alexander Rossi has thanked Manor for granting him his Formula 1 debut in 2015, following confirmation that the team will field…
A patent was recently granted to Apple describing how a spherical image sensor can be used to design a very compact camera module. The sensor is spherically curved and eliminates the need to correct for curvature of field, meaning a simpler, brighter and ultimately smaller lens design can be used. Read more
Should Rob Garite have been eligible for a Pell Grant? Garite was 15 years old on the night in November 1991 he and four teenage toughs lured a 17-year-old Chicago gang member and coke dealer to a remote field in rural Wauconda Township, in northern Illinois. Their intent was robbery. Garite and...
Marine engineering apprenticeship program will create greater access to education and training in maritime and advanced manufacturing fields Foss
By Rakteem Katakey and Grant Smith (Bloomberg) — Iran’s return to international markets will spur investment in the Persian Gulf nation’s neglected oil fields as companies from Royal Dutch Shell Plc to Total SA hunt for profitable barrels with crude near a 12-year low. Show More Summary