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New Wildfire Science Shows That Small Steps Can Save Homes, Communities

New Wildfire Science Shows That Small Steps Can Save Homes, Communities

| August 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A firefighter extinguishes flames from a wildfire engulfing a put under cover in October 2003 in the San Bernardino Mountains east of Los Angeles. Photograph by Robyn Beck, Getty Images   When a wildfire swept from one side 2,000 acres in the hills boreal of San Diego, California, in May, it left aft a curious [...]

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Meet Nokia Lumia 530 — Microsoft’s new entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 device

Meet Nokia Lumia 530 — Microsoft’s new entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 device

| August 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nokia Lumia 520 has proved to subsist an extremely important entry-level handset instead of Windows Phone, allowing the platform to capacity more consumers and become more pertinent in emerging markets. Its successor has to live up to occult expectations, as it has to transcend the 12 million activations mark quicker than Lumia 520 has managed to, in ordain to [...]

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The hidden security risks of popular apps

The hidden security risks of popular apps

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

As we rely greater degree and more on mobile devices and some increasing number of businesses adopt BYOD strategies, warranty and privacy risks become a greater interest. A new report by risk control specialist Appthority looks at the cabalistic risks presented by the 400 in the greatest degree popular iOS and Android apps. It identifies [...]

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Genetic Engineering to the Rescue Against Invasive Species?

Genetic Engineering to the Rescue Against Invasive Species?

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Asian tiger mosquitoes take expanded rapidly around the globe from their real range in Southeast Asia. The species spreads many viruses that afflict humans, including break-bone fever, West Nile, and Japanese encephalitis. Photograph by CDC/PHIL, Corbis Genes for swatting tiger mosquitoes, defanging brown tree snakes, and deporting Asian carp, entirelyy nasty invasive species, sound like a [...]

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New Measurements May Help Identify Antiquark’s Role in Proton’s Spin

New Measurements May Help Identify Antiquark’s Role in Proton’s Spin

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The STAR detector, used in the researchers’ assay, measures the energy and angle of the electron from the W boson degeneracy produced in the proton collision. Photo good-breeding of STAR CollaborationSource featured

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Download Ninja is a fast, flexible and free download manager

Download Ninja is a fast, flexible and free download manager

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Downloading files is submissive — click a link, click “Save”, usually — and whether or not you need more features then greatest in number browsers have a range of not parsimonious add-ons which can help. But toward real power there’s no substitute for a stand-alone download superintendent like the new Download Ninja. The program is entirely [...]

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Latest Hubblecast Video Explores the Merging Galaxies

Latest Hubblecast Video Explores the Merging Galaxies

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

In this six little Hubblecast video, scientists explore the merging of elliptical galaxies. Hubblecast 76: Merging galaxies and droplets of starbirthThis Hubblecast explores the ‘beads on a string’ star combination found between two merging elliptical galaxies in the crowd together known as SDSS J1531+3414. Source: Hubble Space Telescope Credit: Directed through .: Georgia BladonVisual design [...]

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Mozilla takes Firefox OS to new markets and devices, including India

Mozilla takes Firefox OS to new markets and devices, including India

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Not to subsist outdone by Google’s Android operating rule, Mozilla wishes to push its possess mobile platform out to customers. The organization is aiming mostly at the mean-end market, but that will subsist expanding in the future. The changeable platform initially debuted on just two devices, on the other hand Mozilla has managed to scare up [...]

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New Model Reveals How Geckos Cling to Objects

New Model Reveals How Geckos Cling to Objects

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Geckos’ feet are nonsticky by default, but they can activate “stickiness” through application of a diminutive shear force, according to research from Oregon State University. (Photo by Bjrn Christian Trrissen)Source featured

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The tracks of my bargains – sacrificing privacy for a good deal

The tracks of my bargains – sacrificing privacy for a good deal

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The increased favor of smartphones means that, unless we specifically opt not to, greatest part of us leave a record of our location wherever we go. This information is of conduct valuable to marketers and a modern study by customer engagement specialists PunchTab reveals that consumers are concerned surrounding how location data is used. Perhaps [...]

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