Reuters: When Apple has released previous security patches, it has done so hrough its regular software update system, which typically requires user intervention. The company decided to deliver the NTP bug fixes with its echnology for...Show More Summary
The global race to build more powerful supercomputers is focused on the next big milestone: a supercomputer capable of performing 1 million trillion floating-point operations per second (1 exaflops). Such a system will require a big overhaul of how these machines compute, how they move data, and how they’re programmed. Show More Summary
Google wants its Android operating system to be the brains of your car's infotainment system in 2015 -- no smartphone required.
Climate change impacts will require major but very uncertain transformations of global agriculture systems by mid-century, according to new research.
Climate change impacts will require major but very uncertain transformations of global agriculture systems by mid-century, according to new research from the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis. read more
Someone hacked into the University of Pennsylvania's email system to send a fake email to Wharton Business School undergraduates announcing a new community service requirement — of one hour a semester. Student blog Under The Button posted the fake email, which went out to undergrads on Monday evening. Show More Summary
Automatic parking systems are something of a novelty, in their present form. Sure, modern parallel parking systems work well enough. And they're great if you lack the special awareness required to complete such a task. But frankly, how...Show More Summary
There can be no reproductive justice when Black mothers fear for the lives of their sons; when Black families are deprived of caregivers, breadwinners, and parents; and when Black children cannot grow up in a society that values their lives and upholds their human dignity. Image: R. Show More Summary
Israel's military is preparing to issue a request for information (RFI) for a so-called "personal UAS" for use by infantry soldiers.The operational requirement for such an unmanned air system stems from the framework of the Israel Defence Forces' (IDF) "Digital Army" programme. Show More Summary
A system seen as ineffective to some was seen by others as an opportunity. In 2009, an appointment as a colonel required a $20,000 bribe. The same job today costs $200,000. Divisional commander positions run about $2 million.
One of the most striking aspects of the final report from the Australian Financial System Inquiry (AFSI), chaired by David Murray, is the proposal that the future capital requirements for Australian banks should be linked to international...Show More Summary
But the FCC isn’t planning to give tower owners much slack as a result. If you’re responsible for a tower subject to lighting requirements imposed by the Federal Aviation Administration, your life may be getting a bit easier early next year. Show More Summary
Getty Images By Matt Siegel SYDNEY -- Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Tuesday abandoned a plan to radically reshape Australia's universal health-care system by charging patients a fee to see their doctor, a major back flip for his struggling...Show More Summary
UK Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon has confirmed the selection of the strike-length Mk 41 Vertical Launch System (VLS) to meet the Flexible Strike Silo requirement for the Royal Navy's next-generation Type 26 Global Combat...Show More Summary
Techland's survival shooter on the weighing scales. Developer Techland has announced the official list of required PC specs for its new zombie survival game, Dying Light.Click here to read the full article
Starting next year, United and Delta are raising the requirements for elite flyer status. This is your last chance to make the most of out the previous system.
Neuroscience research has been constrained by the cables required to connect brain sensors to computers for analysis. Scientists have now described a wireless brain-sensing system to acquire high-fidelity neural data during animal behavior experiments.
The well choreographed exercise in political theater orchestrated by the architects of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) to force feed a single-payer health care system on residents of Vermont hit a speed bump recently when Vermonters for Health Care Freedom revealed flaws in the scope of work in Jonathan Gruber's contract with the state. Show More Summary
Darkfall Unholy Wars really requires PvP to function properly; it's one of the big elements of the game. That's why the new Relic system was introduced to help encourage inter-Clan warfare, provide more benefit to Clan holdings, and generally shake up the established order of things. Show More Summary
A week or two ago, Erik Kain wrote a great piece on the “gamification” of many RPGs, namely how inserting a crafting system into any and every game that can hold one is killing a lot of the inherent fun of loot. Requiring players to collect 20 plants or 30 metal scraps in order to […]