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Apple Pushes First Ever Automated Security Update to Mac Users

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

When we get an Exascale Computer?

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 to Integrate Android Directly Into Cars (Report)

Google wants its Android operating system to be the brains of your car's infotainment system in 2015 -- no smartphone required.

How will climate change transform agriculture?

Climate change impacts will require major but very uncertain transformations of global agriculture systems by mid-century, according to new research.

How will climate change transform agriculture?

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

There Was An Elaborate Hoax To Convince Wharton Students They Had To Do Community Service

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

Official: BMW to show car that can park itself in a multi-story garage at CES

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

Police Violence Is a Systemic Problem That Requires Systemic Solutions

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

Israeli Military Seeking 'Personal UAVs'

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

Ghost army: You, too, can command an Iraqi division for only $2 million

2 weeks agoNews : The Great Debate

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.

Murray Report: Capital levels a domestic concern, not international

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

FAA to Ease (a little) Its System for Reporting Tower Light Outages

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

Australia Drops Plan to Require Co-Pays to See a Doctor

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

Britain Selects Mk 41 VLS for Type 26 Global Combat Ship

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

Dying Light PC system requirements confirmed

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

Why Frequent Flyers Should Take a Long Flight Before the New Year

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.

Wireless brain sensor could unchain neuroscience from cables

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.

Gruber Contract Analyzes Only 2 of 6 Financial Conditions Required By Law to Launch Vermont Single-Payer System

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 patches in relics

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

‘Far Cry 4? And The Problem Of Too Much To Do

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 […]

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