Google, Facebook and other tech firms joined global news organizations Thursday in an initiative aimed at identifying "trustworthy" news sources, in the latest effort to combat online misinformation.
Republican Indianapolis city councilman Jeff Miller is reportedly under investigation for charges of child molestation, according to sources within the city police department. Channel 8 WISH-TV said that multiple sources within the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department confirmed that Miller...
A report from a conflict mineral advocacy group puts Apple well ahead of other companies including Google, Microsoft, and Intel in efforts to develop supply chains of metals outside of conflict zones like the Congo.
The River Thames runs 215 miles, from Gloucestershire through London to the North Sea, and it hasn't always been much of a source of English pride. In the 19th century it was known as the "Great Stink," and Charles Dickens called it a "polluted stream" in David Copperfield (1850). Show More Summary
Take it easy! The Ease of Doing Business Index click for interactive map Source: FRED How this map was created: In GeoFRED, select “Build New Map.” In the tools menu, click “Data” and search for “ease of doing business.” From the always...Show More Summary
The European Commission published today an Air Quality Atlas for Europe. This new publication produced by the Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) helps to pave the way for targeted air quality measures by mapping the origins of fine particulate matter in Europe's largest cities.
(Centre for Ecology & Hydrology) New research suggests that plant respiration is a larger source of carbon emissions than previously thought, and warns that as the world warms, this may reduce the ability of Earth's land surface to absorb emissions due to fossil fuel burning.
"Gucci" Grace Mugabe may have been the source of the military's ire and potentially spurred this week's armed takeover. Robert Mugabe is reportedly under house arrest. Grace Mugabe appeared to be angling to become Zimbabwe's vice president...Show More Summary
Categories: Healthcare Matters, Industry News, Procurement, Suppliers, Supply Chain Tags: L2, Sourcing & Categories The saline bag “shortage” in healthcare has been going on for a few years. I’ve got some strong opinions on the matter,...Show More Summary
In response to a news report saying that staff turnover has been high and morale low at the Brisbane, Australia-based orchestra - with sources blaming music director Alondra de la Parra and CEO David Pratt - the QSO section principals released a statement supporting the two, and the board chairman said, "I know that morale […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tilllerson called on African nations Friday to do more to isolate North Korea, which relies on trade and military relationships on the continent as a source of hard currency. Speaking to African...Show More Summary
BEIRUT/RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi authorities are striking agreements with some of those detained in an anti-corruption crackdown, asking them to hand over assets and cash in return for their freedom, sources familiar with the matter said.
Humans may be adding large amounts of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere by using groundwater faster than it is replenished, according to new research. This process, known as groundwater depletion, releases a significant amount of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere that has until now been overlooked by scientists in calculating carbon sources, according to the new study.
DEQ REVOKES WASTEWATER DISCHARGE PERMITS FOR GENX MANUFACTURER: The state revoked permits Thursday for the factory accused of dumping pollutants into the main source of drinking water for southeastern North Carolina. State regulators...Show More Summary
Post by Kayla Boyd. Although Kylie Jenner isn't ready to confirm to us that she's pregnant, sources have been telling multiple outlets about the details of her rumored pregnancy. According to People, even though Kylie and her boyfriend Travis Scott are excited to become parents, Kylie is apparently having a pretty hard time with her changing body.
As Russia investigation Special Counsel Robert Mueller waits to announce his next indictments in the Donald Trump Russia collusion case, Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, who has long been suspected to be among Mueller’s targets, found himself in trouble again on Thursday when two top U.S. Show More Summary
Join Percona Chief Evangelist Colin Charles as he covers happenings, gives pointers and provides musings on the open source database community. So we have announced the call for presentations for Percona Live Santa Clara 2018. Please send your submissions in! As you probably already know, we have been expanding the content to be more than just […]
Image Source: Getty / Kevin Mazur / TAS After staying out of the spotlight for most of the year, Taylor Swift made her big return to music in November with the release of her sixth album, Reputation. While she has made it clear that the old Taylor is "dead" with her new sound, her star power is currently thriving. Show More Summary
(Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics) The Ohio State University researchers, with scientists at Wright State University and Naval Research Laboratory, describe a promising new semiconductor LED made with GaN-based materials that could boost wallsocket efficiency by reducing energy losses and self-heating. Show More Summary
By Julien Phalip, Cloud Solutions Architect Memcached is one of the most popular open source, multi-purpose caching systems. It usually serves as a temporary store for frequently used data to speed up web applications and lighten database loads. Show More Summary