To achieve broad social impact, we need systemic solutions. This requires government to lead with an outcomes-focused approach that embraces data and technology, aligns financial incentives, learns from policy failures and successes, and acts on new knowledge about what works.
Service Partners Finds the Modern VSS-Like Replacement It Needed in Dynamsoft’s SourceAnywhere Version Control Software The requirement – a document storage system to replace the out of date VSS The development staff at Service Partners had used VSS software to keep track of the source-code from various in-house and third-party supporting products. Show More Summary
Microsoft quietly made its optional Windows 10 update for Windows 7 and 8.1 users into a “recommended” update, and your system may automatically upgrade to the new operating system depending on your Windows Update settings.
This white paper describes the requirements on a test system which simulates electrical faults of various types. In addition to theoretical examples, it will provide use cases of the ETAS fault insertion tools ES4440 and ES4441.
Ukraine's parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, approved constitutional changes in judicial system by 244 lawmakers, with a required minimum of 226 in the first reading.
If the NYPD and MTA want to lock the turnstiles on subway thugs, they will probably have go to Albany to make it happen. Short of legislation, any attempt to ban career criminals from the public transit system will fail, some legal experts said Saturday. The Post revealed Saturday that NYPD brass intend to ask...
The year of 2015 has been heralded as setting out a new roadmap for 'sustainable development' with both the SDGs and COP21 having delivered more clarity than we have had for a long time on the biggest challenges of our times. For progressive businesses, the Sustainable Development Goals represent both a set of 17 challenges and 17 opportunity spaces. Show More Summary
For years telecom operators have looked at their legacy systems, their out-of-date infrastructure, and their painfully antiquated processes and thought that with just a little polish and some minor tweaks, that such relics of a bygone era could be stretched just a little further. In fact, telcos have long been content to refine the way they’ve […]
SpaceX has successfully carried out a drop test for the four main parachutes that will form the principal stage of the Crew Dragon's descent system. The test, and many others like it, are a necessary step required to be completed byShow More Summary
OnePlus today made the OnePlus X available on its web site, no invitation required. OnePlus traditionally uses an invite system to manage supply and demand when it first launches handsets. It appears that OnePlus has reached balance with the OnePlus X handset so it no longer needs to mange supply through the invitation process. Show More Summary
In a milestone for artificial intelligence, a computer has beaten a human champion at a strategy game that requires “intuition” rather than brute processing power to prevail, its makers said Wednesday. Dubbed AlphaGo, the system honed its own skills through a process of trial and error,...
The agreement creates guidelines for training police officers and when they can use force. It also requires body-worn cameras and an overhaul of the municipal court system.
Almost four decades after he signed a law to require strict sentences for most serious crimes, Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday will announce a November ballot initiative to change course and return California to a system where judges and parole boards have much more discretion. Brown will introduce...
The safety of propranolol therapy in treating infantile hemangioma, a vascular tumor characterized by rapid growth during the first weeks of life, has been the focus of recent study. Severe forms require systemic therapy. Propranolol, a beta blocker, induces regression, but safety data have been lacking for children.
Eliminating the slack line required for conventional tie-ups, PSI Marine's TideSlide Mooring System reduces inertial loading usually generated by a moored vessel.
Power storage technologies are often touted as the Holy Grail for delivering the clean energy system required if the UK is to truly decarbonise its economy. But they are not, perhaps, something you’d think of putting in your home.However, home energy storage provider Powervault is now showing how a small investment by British householders can […]
Folks, sorry it’s been so long since I’ve been active, but I’ve been awaiting the release of required features in the upcoming new commenting system. Since that’s still 2-3 weeks off, I figured I’d post an update and general site maintenance thread. First – I haven’t been reading the site much, so I have […]
Ubisoft has also revealed two new screenshots of the game running on PC.
The Division’s beta starts next week, and if you’re a PC owner, you might be curious to know what the system requirements are. It seems pretty standard for a modern PC game—I’m very happy to have snagged a GTX 970 last year! Read more...
America today has dueling campaign finance systems for federal elections. One system, in existence for more than 40 years, provides contribution limits and disclosure requirements for federal candidates and political parties spending money in federal elections. Show More Summary