The Future
Clean energy from local producers  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
Is it possible to boost sales of locally produced solar energy by allowing households to trade it through a peer-to-peer platform? The year-long Quartierstrom research project in Walenstadt is investigating how energy markets might operate in the future. more
Are Cat 7 cables worth buying?  Windows Central · 2 days
Best answer: No. Cat 7 cables aren't officially supported by any home networking equipment manufacturer so they will be operating as Cat 6 cables due to backwards compatibility. You might as well get a Cat 6... more
Nashville is banning electric scooters after a man was killed  THE VERGE · 3 days
Nashville is banishing the scooters after its first scooter-related death. The city’s mayor David Briley notified... more
MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Futuristic, Gesture-Based 'Tap' Wearable Keyboard  MacRumors · 3 days
For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with Tap to give MacRumors readers a chance to win one... more
Neural networks taught to recognize similar objects on videos without accuracy degradation  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Andrey Savchenko, Professor at the Higher School of Economics (HSE University), has developed a method that can help to enhance image identification on videos.... more
Google Earth will support all Chromium browsers, including Microsoft Edge  Windows Central · 3 days
What you need to know Google Earth will support all Chromium-based browsers going forward. Google Earth previously only used Native Client technology, which is exclusive to Google Chrome.... more
New Report Says Women Will Soon Be Majority Of College-Educated U.S. Workers  NPR · 3 days
This year U.S. women who graduated from college will likely make up a majority of adults with degrees in the labor force. The increase... more
Are Cat 7 cables worth it?  Windows Central · 3 days
Best answer: No. Cat 7 cables aren't officially supported by any home networking equipment manufacturer so they will be operating as Cat 6 cables due to backwards compatibility. You might as well get a Cat 6... more
Restaurants could be first to get genetically modified salmon  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Inside an Indiana aquafarming complex, thousands of salmon eggs genetically modified to grow faster than normal are hatching into tiny fish. After growing to roughly 10 pounds (4.5 kilograms) in... more
Nursing home care prices rise faster than other medical care and consumer prices  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
One of the largest studies on out-of-pocket costs for nursing home care finds prices are high and rising faster than other medical... more
New Report Says College-Educated Women Will Soon Make up Majority of U.S. Labor Force  NPR · 3 days
This year U.S. women who graduated from college will likely make up a majority of adults with degrees in the... more
Spider-Man: Far From Home is the future of the MCU - CNET  CNET · 4 days
Here's everything we know about the Sony-Marvel Studios joint venture coming in just a few weeks. more
Hasselblad’s new medium format camera is a tiny, beautiful nod to history  TechCrunch · 4 days
While mirrorless cameras accelerate into the future, medium format models are hearkening unto the past — and Hasselblad chief among them. Its new digital... more
Some Spotify Users Frustrated With Recent Update, Moving to Apple Music Instead  MacRumors · 4 days
One week ago today Spotify launched a revamped "Your Library" tab that the company said was "designed to get you to the content you... more
Why climate change means a rethink of coffee and cocoa production systems  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Global demand for coffee and cocoa is on the rise. Yet across the equatorial belt where these two crops are produced, the future is... more
Record efficiency for a gas engine  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
At the end of May, the final meeting of the "Horizon 2020" project "GasOn" with the EU Commission took place in Brussels. The aim of this EU project was the further development of gas engines for... more
Suppressing amygdala molecule enables faster recovery from PTSD symptoms  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
Fight or flight, panic, trembling: Our brains are wired to ensure we respond instantly to fear. While that fear response may save our lives in the dangerous moment, at times... more
Growing a better seaweed to fuel the future  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
"Thirteen point two." One scientist calls out the measurement; another jots it down in her data sheet. It's hot and stuffy in the lab, and the pungent smell of seaweed is inescapable... more
Future cities will need a holistic vision 'for the benefit of the entire society'  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Catherine Peters, chair and professor of civil and environmental engineering, discusses the future of infrastructure, the urgency of integrating large-scale... more
A new route for plant nutrient delivery  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Agriculture around the globe requires new solutions for food and water sustainability. With more frequent climate extremes, growing populations, increased food demand, and global crop threats, environmental engineers are searching for solutions to manage... more
Investment in stroke prevention interventions is good for the future  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
The Stroke Foundation has applauded the announcement of a long-awaited National Preventative Health Strategy, claiming it has the potential to ease the country’s stroke and chronic disease burden. more
Medical News Today: Nutrition: Even identical twins respond differently to food  MNT · 4 days
The largest ongoing nutrition study reveals important differences in how people respond to food and why personalized diets are the future of nutrition. more
People with higher multimorbidity scores have faster brain decline, greater suicide risk  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
Having arthritis, or diabetes, or heart disease can change a person's life, getting in the way of daily activities and requiring special diets and... more
Amazon All-New Kindle Oasis With Ability to Adjust Colour Temperature, Faster Page Turns Launched  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
Amazon all-new Kindle Oasis price in India starts at Rs. 21,999 for the 8GB storage model, while its 32GB storage... more
Scientists chart course toward a new world of synthetic biology  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
A team has compiled a roadmap for the future of synthetic or engineering biology, based on the input of 80 leaders in the field from more than 30... more
New research shows an iceless Greenland may be in our future  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
New research shows an iceless Greenland may be in the future. If worldwide greenhouse gas emissions remain on their current trajectory, Greenland may be ice-free by... more
AI, robots, data software helping create new approach for planning cities of the future  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Artificial intelligence and robots are playing significant roles as planners develop the cities of the future. The architecture, engineering and... more
OnePlus 7 Pro Starts Receiving OxygenOS 9.5.8 Update, Company Reveals Upcoming OxygenOS Features  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
OnePlus 7 Pro has started receiving OxygenOS 9.5.8 update. OnePlus team has also shared its feedback on several user submitted feature requests... more
Hasselblad’s new X1D II is a less expensive, faster medium format camera  THE VERGE · 5 days
Hasselblad has announced the new X1D II 50C, a follow-up to the company’s first mirrorless camera, 2016’s X1D. The new camera is very similar... more
Advancing AI for video: Startup launches powerful video processing platform  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Voxel51, a University of Michigan startup, today launched its flagship product—a software platform designed to make it easier, faster and more affordable to access the untapped potential of... more
New environmental DNA program makes conservation research faster, more efficient  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
It's estimated that a person sheds between 30,000 to 40,000 skin cells per day. These cells and their associated DNA leave genetic traces of ourselves in showers, dust—pretty... more
Locally-based Haitian social entrepreneurs empower disaster-stricken villages  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Steffen Farny, Ewald Kibler and Simon Down report how communities can better cope and move on from the trauma of natural disasters, and build hope for the future. Farny says, "Aside from the physical... more
OasISS reunion  ESA · 5 days
Live on Friday from 18:00 CEST: join three astronauts as they look back on their Space Station mission and discuss the future of exploration more
A warming Midwest increases likelihood that farmers will need to irrigate  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
If current climate and crop-improvement trends continue into the future, Midwestern US corn growers who today rely on rainfall to water their crops will need to... more
Google Slides adds keyboard shortcuts to control live presentations  9to5Google · 6 days
Google Slides is adding two new features that make it easier to give a live presentation. New keyboard... more
The fellowship of the wing: Pigeons flap faster to fly together  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
Homing pigeons fit in one extra wingbeat per second when flying in pairs compared to flying solo, new research reveals. more
The fellowship of the wing: Pigeons flap faster to fly together  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
New research publishing June 18 in the open-access journal, PLOS Biology, led by Dr. Lucy Taylor from the University of Oxford's Department of Zoology now reveals... more
Medical News Today: Coronary heart disease may speed up cognitive decline  MNT · 6 days
A study of adults aged 50 and over found that decline in memory and thinking was faster after a heart attack or angina, but not before. more
Focals by North Review: The future is (almost) here  TechCrunch · 6 days
The concept of an IRL heads-up display has been a part of science fiction since basically the beginning. Big players have tried their hand at it with less than stellar... more
Molecular switch for 'exhaustion mode' of immune cells discovered  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
Tumors and certain viral infections pose a challenge to the human body which the immune system typically fails to hand. In these diseases it switches to hypofunctional state that prevent... more
A warming Midwest increases likelihood that farmers will need to irrigate  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
If current climate and crop-improvement trends continue into the future, Midwestern corn growers who today rely on rainfall to water their crops will need to irrigate... more
French minister presses Renault to back Nissan reforms  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Tuesday urged Renault to back governance reforms at Japan's Nissan, saying it would send a "positive sign" for the future of the alliance between the... more
Cyberpunk 2077 E3 2019 preview: The glorious violence hid a deeper mystery  Windows Central · 6 days
Make no mistake, Cyberpunk 2077 is going to be a big event when it launches in 2020, and we're more intrigued than ever about... more
Honour the past, prepare for the future  ESA · 6 days
ESA will join the world in celebrating the anniversary of the first human Moon landing this summer as European Space Talks take on... more
The Polestar 1 looks familiar in all the right ways - Roadshow  CNET · 6 days
The Polestar 1 is as much a throwback Volvo as it is a vision of the future. Somehow, it accomplishes both goals. more
Image: Desert greenery  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Today marks the 25th anniversary of World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought (WDCD). Under its theme 'Let's grow the future together,' the initiative celebrates the 25 years of progress made in sustainable land management. more
Inflatable heat shield could deliver heavy payloads to worlds with a thick atmosphere  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
One of the greater challenges of sending payloads to Mars is contending with the planet's atmosphere. While incredibly thin compared to Earth's... more
Rising methane may thwart efforts to avoid catastrophic climate change  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
If the world were on track to meet the Paris Agreement goal of less than 2 degrees Celsius of global warming, methane levels in the atmosphere would theoretically... more
Past climate change: A warning for the future?  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
A new study of climate changes and their effects on past societies offers a sobering glimpse of social upheavals that might happen in the future. The prehistoric groups studied lived in the... more
Microsoft acquires Pull Panda to give GitHub code reviews a boost  Windows Central · 7 days
Pull Panda's code review tools are now available for free on GitHub. What you need to know Microsoft today acquired Pull Panda and its suite of... more
See how the futuristic home of a wounded warrior has life-changing effects - CNET  CNET · 7 days
Rob Jones' legs were amputated after an attack in Afghanistan in 2010. Now, his home is giving him an assist... more
Wounded warriors get futuristic living spaces to improve quality of life - CNET  CNET · 7 days
Rob Jones' legs were amputated after an attack in Afghanistan in 2010. Now, his home is giving him an assist to live... more
Climate talks held as Arctic ice melts, concerns grow  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
Diplomats and climate experts gathered Monday in Germany for U.N.-hosted talks on climate change amid growing public pressure for governments to act faster against global warming. more
The future of diversity and inclusion in tech  TechCrunch · 7 days
Silicon Valley is entering a new phase in its quest for diversity and inclusion in the technology industry. Some advocates call this part “the end of the beginning,” Code2040 CEO Karla Monterroso... more
Climate talks held as Arctic ice melts, concerns grow  ABC NEWS · 7 days
Experts are meeting in Germany for ten days of U.N.-hosted talks on climate change amid growing pressure for governments to take faster action to curb global warming more
Renewable transportation fuels from water and carbon dioxide  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The transition from fossil to renewable fuels is one of the most important challenges of the future. The SUN-to-LIQUID project takes on this challenge by producing renewable transportation fuels from water and... more
Amazon laid off ‘dozens’ of game developers amid reorganization  THE VERGE · 1 week
Amazon has confirmed that it has laid off “dozens” of game developers from Amazon Game Studios amidst a... more
2020 Polestar 1 first drive review: Powering the future - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
This is the first production car from fledgling electric sports car manufacturer Polestar, and while its Volvo DNA is evident throughout, this car is unlike anything... more
100-year-old physics model replicates modern Arctic ice melt  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The Arctic is melting faster than we thought it would. In fact, Arctic ice extent is at a record low. When that happens—when a natural system behaves differently than scientists expect—it's time... more
Amazon laid off ‘dozens’ of game developers amidst reorganization  THE VERGE · 1 week
Amazon has confirmed that it has laid off “dozens” of game developers from Amazon Game Studios amidst a... more
Audubon intervenes to protect ocean monument for puffins  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The National Audubon Society is getting involved in a lawsuit over the future of a national monument in the ocean off New England because of the area's importance to seabirds, especially colorfully... more
How to make remote work work  TechCrunch · 1 week
Every time I see a “the future of work is remote” article, I think to myself: “How backwards! How retro! How quaint!” That future is now, for many of us. I’ve been a fully remote developer-turned-CTO... more
Nintendo exec on E3, streaming and game delays  TechCrunch · 1 week
This year’s E3 was a bit of a mixed bag. Sony was completely absent, Microsoft was looking toward the future and Nintendo, as ever, was all about the games. The show came... more
Scientists create model to find ways to improve characteristics of human body communication  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth have made remote connectivity easier, and as electronics become smaller and faster, the adoption of... more
Making the 'human-body internet' more effective  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth have made remote connectivity easier, and as electronics become smaller and faster, the adoption of "wearables" has increased. From smart watches to implantables, such devices interact with the human... more
The Alpine A110 is getting a faster S version and we're madder than ever - Roadshow  CNET · 2 weeks
There's no chance that the US will ever get this featherweight turbo coupe, and that's criminally... more
India plans to have its own space station  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
India plans to have its own space station in the future and conduct separate missions to study Sun and Venus, it said on Thursday, as the nation moves to bolster its status... more
NOAA upgrades the U.S. global weather forecast model  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
NOAA's flagship weather model—the Global Forecast System (GFS)—is undergoing a significant upgrade today to include a new dynamical core called the Finite-Volume Cubed-Sphere (FV3). This upgrade will drive global numerical weather prediction... more
International experiments selected to fly on Chinese space Station  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
Six experiments have been granted a place aboard to the future Chinese Space Station through a joint international... more
Elephants walk more direct paths under risk of poaching  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Elephants move faster and straighter when moving through risky areas, researchers have discovered, meandering more when safer. more
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A miniature camera for the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will help test the observatory and take first images
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Growing a better seaweed to fuel the future
PHYS.ORG
A new route for plant nutrient delivery
PHYS.ORG
Inflatable heat shield could deliver heavy payloads to worlds with a thick atmosphere
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LG V50 ThinQ 5G lands on Verizon Wireless later this week for $999
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Renewable transportation fuels from water and carbon dioxide
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The Outer Worlds and Cyberpunk 2077: Two competing RPG views of the future at E3 2019 - CNET
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Cementing our place in space
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Study investigates how much climate change affects the risk of armed conflict
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Stimulated seizures help treat epilepsy faster, better
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Mountain-dwellers can adapt to melting glaciers without caring about climate change
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Microsoft’s Xbox Elite 2 controller arrives on November 4th for $179.99
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Inside the farm of the future - CNET
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E3 is changing because video games are changing - CNET
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Ariane 6 and Vega C—a new generation of European Launch Vehicles
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Floating cities: The future or a washed-up idea?
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