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Millions of Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Tests May Help Fill the Testing Gap
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 18:15:00 GMT
From https:
The assays may not detect all cases, but they are cheap and could be used at home

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Ninety Percent of U.S. Cars Must Be Electric by 2050 to Meet Climate Goals
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 18:00:00 GMT
From https:
Any move away from gas-powered cars should also be accompanied by efforts to beef up public transportation

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Online Reptile Trade Is a Free-for-All That Threatens Thousands of Species
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:00:00 GMT
From https:
More than one third of all reptile species, including highly endangered ones, are sold internationally, primarily as pets

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


The American Public Still Trusts Scientists, Says a New Pew Survey
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:00:00 GMT
From https:
So why don’t we act like it?

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


The Most Confused of the Scientific Branches
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 13:15:00 GMT
From https:
An experimental twist on the Schrödinger’s cat paradox could overturn cherished assumptions in metaphysics

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Lessons from AIDS for the COVID-19 Pandemic
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 13:00:00 GMT
From https:
We can learn from parallels between the coronavirus and HIV crises

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


How to Narrow Achievement Gaps for Underrepresented Students
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:00:00 GMT
From https:
Techniques such as inclusive teaching can inspire “hyperpersistence”

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Nature's Splendor Exceeds Our Imagination
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 11:00:00 GMT
From https:
When you're unprepared to find exceptional things, you never will

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Structure and Chemistry Dictate How Cicada Wings Repel Water and Kill Bacteria
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 10:45:00 GMT
From https:
A new analytical process shows how chemicals affect the nanostructures of an insect’s wings

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Dinosaurs Got Cancer Too
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 01:13:00 GMT
From https:
Researchers seeking evidence for cancer in dinosaurs found it in a collection of bones at an Alberta paleontology museum.   

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


ET Deals: Dell New G5 Gaming Desktop for $599, Insignia 50-inch 4K HDR Fire TV Edition Smart TV for $249
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 21:18:57 +0000
From https:

If you're looking for a PC to run the latest games on then you should consider Dell's new G5 gaming desktop. This system has an Intel Core i5 processor along with an Nvidia GTX 1650 Super GPU that gives it sufficient power to run most games at 1080p resolutions with ease. The system's also on sale and can be picked up for just $599.99.

The post ET Deals: Dell New G5 Gaming Desktop for $599, Insignia 50-inch 4K HDR Fire TV Edition Smart TV for $249 appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Lenovo Announces the X1 Fold, a Laptop-ish Device With a Foldable Screen
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 21:01:15 +0000
From https:

The Lenovo X1 Fold will bring the concept of foldable screens over to the PC side of the business. Will consumers bite?

The post Lenovo Announces the X1 Fold, a Laptop-ish Device With a Foldable Screen appeared first on ExtremeTech.



SilverStone’s Latest Power Supply Can Drive Two RTX 3090s at the Same Time
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 19:40:28 +0000
From https:

There are probably some RTX 3090 GPU buyers that would love to use them in tandem. Here's the power supply to do it.

The post SilverStone's Latest Power Supply Can Drive Two RTX 3090s at the Same Time appeared first on ExtremeTech.



With Enpass Password Manager, You Enjoy Super-Strong Passwords That Stay Yours
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:44:08 +0000
From https:

A lifetime of Enpass Password Manager protection is usually $59, but with the current deal, you can take nearly $35 off that price, cutting your total down toA just $24.99.

The post With Enpass Password Manager, You Enjoy Super-Strong Passwords That Stay Yours appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Has the Era of Digital Health Finally Arrived? Testing New Wearables
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:38:52 +0000
From https:

We've been promised amazing digital health wearables for years. Finally, some of the promises are becoming a reality.

The post Has the Era of Digital Health Finally Arrived? Testing New Wearables appeared first on ExtremeTech.



A New Look at the Golden Age of Coin-Op Arcade Games
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:39:35 +0000
From https:

A new book by ExtremeTech editor-in-chief Jamie Lendino shows how for the first 25 years of the video game industry, arcade coin-ops set the standards all console and computer games aspired to--and that in some ways have yet to be matched.

The post A New Look at the Golden Age of Coin-Op Arcade Games appeared first on ExtremeTech.



New Nvidia Drivers May Improve RTX 3080 Stability by Tweaking Voltages, Boost Clocks
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:17:11 +0000
From https:

A new Nvidia driver significantly improves RTX 3080 and RTX 3090 stability. Grab it if you're having trouble with your new GPU.

The post New Nvidia Drivers May Improve RTX 3080 Stability by Tweaking Voltages, Boost Clocks appeared first on ExtremeTech.



The Moon Has More Radiation Than We Thought, a New Problem for Astronauts
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 11:21:55 +0000
From https:

The lunar surface is too unsafe for humans to spend long periods of time there, which complicates NASA's plans for a long-term lunar presence.

The post The Moon Has More Radiation Than We Thought, a New Problem for Astronauts appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Biden campaign and Facebook get in public spat on debate day
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
With President Donald Trump's election campaign repeatedly sharing misinformation on social media, the Biden campaign wrote to Facebook on the eve of the first presidential debate calling on the company to take action against Trump.


Paramedics test jet suit that can fly up mountains
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
The world's first jet suit-wearing paramedic could be coming to the hilly terrain of the Lake District in the United Kingdom.


TikTok jumps on the voter registration bandwagon
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
TikTok is pushing the get-out-the-vote message, albeit a little late. The short-form video app on Tuesday launched a US elections guide, including voter registration and election information from sources such as BallotReady and SignVote. TikTok will also link to its guide at the bottom of videos related to the elections or from verified political accounts.


A big Chinese tech company is quitting Wall Street after 20 years
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Chinese online media firm Sina Corp. is quitting Wall Street as Chinese tech companies come under heightened scrutiny in the United States.


Amazon wants you to pay with a wave of your hand
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Amazon's latest effort to speed up shopping trips lets you pay with the palm of your hand at some of its stores.


Former Amazon finance manager and family charged with insider trading
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
A former finance manager for Amazon.com and two of her family members were charged on Monday with insider trading by the Securities and Exchange Commission, which accused the family of making $1.4 million from unlawful trading.


Microsoft 365 services are coming back after major outage
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Microsoft 365 was hit with a significant outage late Monday that affected users' access to multiple services, including Outlook.


Judge in Apple 'Fortnite' case slams Epic's tactics, hints at July trial date
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
A federal judge presiding over a high-stakes antitrust lawsuit between Apple and Epic Games a maker of the popular video game Fortnite a repeatedly slammed Epic on Monday on its legal theories and tactics in the company's case against the iOS App Store, a court battle that could reshape the digital economy.


Uber can continue operating in London
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Uber has won the right to continue operating in London, a crucial market for the company.


Judge rules TikTok can avoid a ban in the US, for now
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
A federal judge has partially granted TikTok's request for a temporary injunction against the Trump administration, blocking a US government ban on downloads of the app mere hours before the policy was set to take effect.


Shares in China's biggest chipmaker fall after reports that it could lose access to US technology
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Shares in Chinese chipmaker SMIC fell 6% in Hong Kong on Monday on fears that it will soon lose access to key US technology.


Elon Musk criticizes OpenAI exclusively licensing GPT-3 to Microsoft
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Tesla CEO Elon Musk doesn't seem to approve of Microsoft's deal with OpenAI a the research company he co-founded in 2015.


Cockroaches, porn and a bloody pig mask: How eBay harassed bloggers
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
One of the most explosive Silicon Valley scandals of all time was a poorly run, easily discovered scheme inspired by a 1980s teen comedy, conducted by a company long past its heyday to harass a mom and pop blog.


Analysis: Trump is stealing China's playbook to deal with TikTok
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
The race to keep TikTok operating in the United States has turned into a saga of intricate dealmaking and political flattery.


Among Us, a murder mystery set in space, is the latest multimillion dollar craze in video games
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
As people stay at home across the world, their latest favorite pastime is a 2018 murder mystery game set in space called Among Us.


Analysis: How Jack Ma built China's money supermarket into a $200 billion company
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Ant Group, which started out as a service for China's nascent e-commerce industry, has become one of the biggest financial tech firms in the world.


Why Amazon's new Alexa conversation feature is so hard to pull off
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Even with years of practice, it can be tricky for humans to understand the back-and-forth and nuances of conversations a we interrupt each other, misunderstand things, and sometimes have to repeat ourselves to get a message across. Now imagine how difficult it may be for artificial intelligence, which at its best is far less capable than any of us, to figure all that out and weigh in at the right time, too.


Google will temporarily stop running election ads after Election Day
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Google will temporarily prohibit all advertisers from running ads on its platforms that relate to the US election following Election Day, the company told advertisers in an email Friday.


Amazon launches its own gaming service. Can it stand out?
Date: 0
From rss.cnn


Mercedes reveals new red-hot behemoth
Date: 0
From https:
While the growling engine of the updated Mercedes-AMG E63 S still belts out hard rock, the super-sedanas chassis now has some of the subtle smoothness of a nightclub crooner.

Toyota Hiluxas shock price rise revealed
Date: 0
From https:
Toyota has updated its two most expensive HiLux utes, adding new safety tech and a more powerful engine.

COVID breakthrough a areal game-changera
Date: 0
From https:
Queensland scientists are on the verge of a major breakthrough in the fight against COVID-19.

Why complaints surged 1500 per cent
Date: 0
From https:
Australian telecommunications companies basing their call centre operations overseas is already frustrating enough for many, but there was a brand new reason to be annoyed at outsourcing in 2020, and people complained about it in droves.

Rumoured Google change to cut phone prices
Date: 0
From https:
The global smartphone market is dominated by Apple and its iPhones and Samsungas huge range of phones led by its powerful Galaxy S range, but the company that makes the Android software on the Korean giantas devices doesnat hold nearly as much of the market.

Experts warn of stormy summer ahead
Date: 0
From https:
Intense cyclones and big downpours are on the summer agenda with a La Nina event to occur this year, the weather bureau declared on Tuesday.

Why this could be Fordas best car
Date: 0
From https:
Fordas new Puma is a huge step up in class from its predecessor, the EcoSport.

Kmart item tames destructive possum
Date: 0
From https:
A woman whose garage was invaded by a possum used an unusual Kmart item to turn the adorable marsupial into an unlikely new pet.

China steps up military drills in the South China Sea
Date: 0
From https:
The US has accused China of going back on its word to not militarise the contested Spratly Islands, as the Communist Party ramps up military drills amid rising tensions in the region.

Scott Morrison fires up over Sydney Port pay dispute
Date: 0
From https:
Scott Morrison has savaged a union at the centre of a pay dispute for Sydney wharfies, accusing it of preventing vital medical supplies making their way to Australians.

La Nina is here a itas going to bring a big summer weather change
Date: 0
From https:
After years of one of our main climate drivers doing a well, not a whole lot really a suddenly the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) has woken from its slumber.

What safe sub-$15k car should I buy?
Date: 0
From https:
A reader is after a safe small hatchback for his young daughter, but he isnat sure what options he should be looking at.

Mercas new fully-loaded SUV
Date: 0
From https:
Mercedes-Benz has one of the most expansive ranges of cars in the country, but it has managed to find a new niche to fill. And with next to no natural competitors can the all-new GLB SUV become a sales success? We find out.

Massive 3m crocodile spotted on popular tourist beach
Date: 0
From https:
A crocodile thought to be responsible for multiple attacks on local dogs has been spotted sunning itself near a popular beach in Cairns, prompting urgent calls for it to be captured and relocated.

Microsoft suffers major outage
Date: 0
From https:
Microsoft software is experiencing a major global outage with thousands of Australians working from home unable to access programs while issues persist.

Problem with new record cold temperature
Date: 0
From https:
Greenland and the Arcticas temperature is rising quicker than other parts of the world, worrying onlookers as huge chunks of ice break off its glaciers and cause sea levels to rise. But itas also the new home of the coldest temperature ever recorded in the northern hemisphere.

Why you canat get any work done today
Date: 0
From https:
Microsoft has raced to roll back an update that created a major outage, preventing people who rely on its services to run their businesses from being able to do so.

Man lets thousands of mozzies sting arm
Date: 0
From https:
You might think your job sucks, but itas nothing compared to this.

Tragic reason manas arm wouldnat heal
Date: 0
From https:
When James McGill broke his arm, he thought it was little more than a standard fracture.

Thunderstorms forecast to hit SA, NSW, ACT, Vic and Qld
Date: 0
From https:
Thunder and lightning are expected to hit several states before the October long weekend arrives with sunshine and record heat.

Zookeeper mauled by 200kg gorilla
Date: 0
From https:
A Spanish zookeeper was left with serious chest and head injuries after being mauled by a 200kg gorilla who broke through three security doors, according to officials.

Salesa ablunta question for Attenborough
Date: 0
From https:
David Attenborough might be 94 but the world-famous naturalist isnat showing any signs of slowing down.

aIam laughinga: MP mocks billionaire
Date: 0
From https:
The Australian founder and CEO of multi-billion dollar software company Atlassian has hit out at a fellow panellist while appearing on Monday nightas Q&A.

Court halts Trumpas TikTok ban
Date: 0
From https:
A ban on TikTok expected to come into place in the biggest market it operates in has been delayed by a court decision just hours before the ban was to take effect.

Woman attacked by buffalo in Sydney
Date: 0
From https:
A woman is in hospital after being attacked by a buffalo in southwestern Sydney.

aFuminga: Game remake baffles fans
Date: 0
From https:
Iam fuming. Itas 1933 prohibition-era America. For the past hour, Iave been trying to secure my shipment of booze from Canada, but an ambush by Border Patrol has led to a shootout in a barn. My gang and I get a lucky break, flee in the shipment truck and a police chase ensues.

Aussie physics student works out aparadox-freea time travel
Date: 0
From https:
A young University of Queensland student says he has found a way to asquare the numbersa and prove that aparadox-freea time travel is theoretically possible in our universe.

aDilemmaa posed by new Netflix doco
Date: 0
From https:
In the past 15 years social media platforms have become a hugely influential force in our lives.

Virus delays search for new planet
Date: 0
From https:
A plan to send a drone to search for athe building blocks of lifea on Saturnas moon has been delayed by a year due to aexternala factors including COVID-19.

There's an app
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:45:53 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
Forget a do cable box


Save the Children
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:43:48 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
QAnon's dP conspiracy


Amazon confirms
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:44:26 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
Prime Day Oct-13-14


Biden blasts Facebook over Trump posts, voting misinformation before presidential debate
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 18:50:47 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
Joe Biden is pressuring Facebook to remove Trump posts containing voting misinformation as the two prepare to face each other in their first debate.


Amazon One: Amazon's launches hand scanners as its new entry option in select stores
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:27:03 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
Starting Sept. 29, customers can use Amazon One as an entry option at two Amazon Go stores in Seattle.


You don't need to spend $1,000 on a phone. Here's how to get a smartphone for under $300.
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 20:42:15 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
What to look for in a budget phone: As much power as you can afford, the ability to add extra storage and a decent battery.


Facebook says its campaign helped recruit 100,000 poll workers for Trump-Biden presidential election
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:22:29 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
A recruitment drive by Facebook to address the coronavirus-caused shortage of poll workers on Election Day has spurred 100,000 people to volunteer.


Microsoft 365 including Outlook email, Word, Excel and Teams hit with massive outage
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 01:02:09 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
Microsoft 365 was down Monday evening, affecting users' new access request to multiple services including Outlook, Word, Excel and Microsoft Teams.


Trump used Facebook to suppress the Black vote in battleground states during 2016 election, report says
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:47:05 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
Report: Trump's 2016 campaign sought to deter Black Americans in battleground states from voting by targeting them with negative Clinton Facebook ads.


Ransomware hack cripples Universal Health Services hospitals, facilities across the US
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:28:59 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
Universal Health Services, one of the nation's largest health care providers, has seen its hospitals and facilities crippled with a massive cyberattack.


'We are at the precipice of a democratic crisis': Democrats ask Facebook to get serious about misinformation, hate
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:32:03 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
Two influential Democrats have urged Facebook to take stronger action against misinformation, voter suppression and incitements to violence.


This 2-for-1 Echo Dot speaker deal for Amazon Prime Day 2020 is too good to miss
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 23:45:14 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
This Amazon Prime Day 2020 deal on an Echo Dot will give Prime members two smart speakers for the sale price of oneadetails


5 unbelievably good laptop deals to buy from HP's huge fall sale
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 23:18:56 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
You can get HP computers on sale plus printers and more at a huge discount for the store's blowout HP Days savings eventahere's what to grab first.


The best TVs of 2020
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 20:50:16 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
We tested the best TVs on the market of every brand and price-point.


What's the best camera for video meetings?
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 19:36:03 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
With so many of us spending so many hours a day on video meetings, the age-old question "What kind of camera should I buy?" takes on a new urgency and meaning.


If you don't want to spend $1,000 on a smartphone, here are some smartphones under $300
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 18:03:07 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
You don't need to spend $1,000 to get a smartphone. Here are 4 smartphones under $300.


This coffee maker will blow your Keurig awayaand it's on sale for National Coffee Day
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 18:03:07 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
This National Coffee Day deal on our favorite single-serve coffee maker, the Nespresso VertuoPlus, is a jaw-dropperaget the details.


60 thoughtful gifts for every type of mom
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:52:56 +0000
From rssfeeds.usatoday
There's a gift for every kind of mom from Etsy, Nordstrom, Amazon, Wayfair, and more.