The rise of data mining, mobile applications and social media, among many others, has dramatically changed the face of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and what they can accomplish. This has led to the creation of tools suited to various use cases.
Charges for carbon emissions should become the major tool for fighting climate change, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde said in a statement on Wednesday.
Warming and acidification of the oceans are two major drivers of climate change. Mesocosm facilities are a powerful tool for studying the impact of warming and acidification on planktonic ecosystems. This study presents one of the few existing systems for controlling temperature in outdoor mesocosm enclosures. Two temperature targets (25, 28°C) were maintained with very […]
To celebrate the upcoming Star Wars release, Google is allowing its users to change the appearance of their apps with a new tool that lets them join the light side or the dark side of the force. After picking a side, Google starts reskinning its apps and services with the colours and symbols of the Empire or Rebel Alliance. Show More Summary
Digital arena has transformed all around the globe during the last decade. Majority of companies are now spending more on their digital marketing campaigns as compared to conventional marketing tools. The change is a result of increased use of social media and conversion of the desktops into hand-held devices. Show More Summary
By Lisa Wirthman Digital startup Oscar wants to change the way customers buy health insurance. By using data and technology in innovative ways, the company is creating a new model of health insurance that aims to create not only better plans, but also better healthcare. Officially launched in 2013, Oscar created a new model [...]
Facebook wants to help ease the burn of a breakup.The social media giant introduced new tools Thursday on its mobile app to help users see less of their exes.Now when you change your relationship status to “single,” Facebook will ask if you want to “take a break” from seeing pictures and posts...
Facebook is testing new tools to help people better manage relationships that have ended. The tools are activated when people change their status from "in a relationship with..." to something else. Users can choose to see less of a former partner's name/photo around Facebook without requiring them to be unfriended or blocked. Show More Summary
New year, new career? If you’re thinking of making a change, this training bundle could have you working as a project manager by 2016. Get all the tools you need to get your Project Management Professional certification and your Associate in Project Management certification for $49. Show More Summary
Biotechnology doesn't have quite the same milestones of progress as Moore's Law, but as we unravel how biology works, we're going to have incredibly powerful tools to change the world. Sure, we're going to need to figure out the ethical...Show More Summary
The Senate is expected to vote Tuesday to block key pillars of President Barack Obama’s climate change agenda. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) exercised a rarely used legislative tool to set up a vote on a resolution of...Show More Summary
For cancer biology detectives, mitochondria have not been on the "Most Wanted" list of cellular suspects. Now growing evidence and better investigative tools are implicating mitochondria in the mystery of changes in tumor metabolism....Show More Summary
Here's how to change to position of the PitchVision crease sensor for throwdowns, so you can track batting technique with the built-in video analysis tools. It's much easier than sifting through 45 minutes of tape with no tracking, I can tell you.
Satellite images are helping humanity better understand our changing world. It's never been easier to access recent pictures of the changing face of our planet captured by NASA and a growing constellation of satellites from public and private companies. Show More Summary
Danny Montoya teaching in the Butterfly Joint. Photo by Patricia Chang. Danny Montoya runs The Butterfly Joint, a woodworking studio for children 18 months and up, on one of the few streets in San Francisco's Mission District that hasn't yet...
Metal Gear Solid 5's latest update, which has just gone live, introduces a set of sweeping changes to its online FOB missions, as well as a surprise tweak to the story mode that's been quickly uncovered. The bulk of November's update...Show More Summary
Self-judgment is one of the least effective tools we have for changing our bodies (or our lives) and yet it is often the first place our minds go when we realize our current situation is not quite how we'd like it to be. We start blaming ourselves. Show More Summary
Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered an important advance in the field of cancer imaging and phototherapy, using a single-agent system that may ultimately change the efficacy of cancer surgery and treatment around the world. Show More Summary
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At the beginning of 2015 I told you how I was going to work on changing my personal story and make 2015 the year of being enough. As the year is coming to a close I’m proud to say I’ve been making progress. AND each week I continue to look for ways to work less and […] The post Tips & Tools to Help Busy Nonprofits Get Things Done appeared first on Ignited Fundraising.