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11 December, 2018 – 4:32 am |

Perhaps following the example of data center of Google chillerless Belgium (www.microsoft.com) new technology giant Microsoft’s mega data center in Dublin is based almost entirely on free cooling. First announced in June, the Microsoft data generation 3 mega center officially opened in July. The data center is designed to support “the company’s software plus services” […]

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iTunes to block Palm Pre

12 November, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

Apple Inc. appears to have the approval of an industry group to block its rival Palm Inc. ‘s phone before connecting to the iTunes software. The $ 200 Pre began in June as a direct competitor to the iPhone, and became the first Apple device that could connect directly to iTunes. He did that in […]

Cocina nueva mejora dramáticamente la salud de pulmón en mujeres mexicanas

11 November, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

La mujer en el centro de México, que utilizó una estufa de ventilación en lugar de la tradicional chimenea interior, experimentan una mejoría de la salud respiratoria a la par con un paquete a un fumador del día de dejar el hábito, según un estudio reciente. El estudio, que analizó el primer año de los […]

People gather to talk Twitter

11 November, 2018 – 4:32 am |

Former professional wrestler The Iron Sheik, right, and comedians Loni Love, and Chris Hardwick represent together after speaking on a panel together for 140: THE Twitter Conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009. Twitter is a matter of trends Tuesday – and not just on Twitter. Real people were physically gathered at the […]

Nintendo cutting Wii price by $50 to $200

5 November, 2018 – 4:32 am |

Nintendo on Sunday cut the price of its popular Wii console for $ 50, in an attempt to broaden its appeal among potential new customers as it prepares to release the Wii Fit-Plus and New Super Mario Bros. games. The Wii game which senses motion control without relying exclusively on the buttons and levers, is […]

Fish fend off invading germs with an initial response similar to the one found in people

4 November, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

Since the response to human infection is very complex, research to understand how people fight infection is facilitated by the study of how similar processes occur in simpler organisms. Zebrafish are becoming an important model for human disease, because they are easy to manage, maintain and manipulate, and that the fundamental processes between zebrafish and […]

Magnetic Nanoworms and Nanocrystals Deliver siRNA to Tumors

3 November, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

Small pieces of nucleic acid known as short interfering RNA, or siRNA, can disable the production of specific proteins, a property that makes them one of the most promising new classes of anticancer drugs in development. In fact, at least two siRNA-based therapies against cancer, both delivered to tumors in nanoparticles, have begun human clinical […]

New accounting rules mean boost to Apple & others

3 November, 2018 – 4:32 am |

Regulators approved changes to accounting rules Wednesday that will make the short term sales and profits seem higher in technology companies for the sale of certain gadgets that combine hardware and software. Under the old rules, companies like Apple Inc. had to spread the revenue from the sale of an iPhone over two years, the […]

Argonne opens new chapter in battery research

2 November, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

Argonne National Laboratory has been involved in research and development of the battery for more than 40 years. More than 10 years ago, the research center made the strategic decision to expand its investigation of lithium-ion batteries, with emphasis on application development for electric cars. That decision, and subsequent investments for research by the U.S. […]

Why pruning encourages plants to thrive

1 November, 2018 – 4:32 am |

Scientists have shown that the main stem, dominates the growth of the plant, mainly because it was there first, and not because of its position at the top of the plant. Teams of collaborators from the University of York in the UK and the University of Calgary, Canada combined their expertise in molecular genetics and […]

New Ruling Decides the Boundaries of Earth’s History

31 October, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

After decades of debate and four years of research by an international body of earth scientists has formally agreed to move the date for the prehistoric era of glaciation 800,000 years, reports the Journal of Quaternary Science. The decision has been made by the International Commission on Stratigraphy (ICS), the authority of geological science has […]

Superior 3D Graphics for the Web a Step Closer

31 October, 2018 – 4:32 am |

The development of the best three-dimensional graphics in Web-based applications took a step forward recently, when developers began building WebGL nightly builds on Mozilla Firefox, and WebKit, which is used in Google Chrome and Apple’s Safari browser. The WebGL (Web Graphics Library) is a new open source standard specification which is a continuation of previous […]

IMEC unveils promising mechanically-stacked GaAs/Ge multijunction solar cell

30 October, 2018 – 4:32 am |

In the European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference (Hamburg, Germany), IMEC presents a mechanical stacked GaAs / Ge multijunction solar cells. This is the technology demonstrator promising first novel IMEC to produce mechanically stacked, high-efficiency multijunction solar cells, with a view to efficiency above 40%. At the top of the stack is a contact side of […]

German scientists produce first Bose-Einstein condensate with calcium atoms

29 October, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

Like a giant wave in a sea of gaseous calcium atoms, the Bose-Einstein condensate rises. It consists of approx. 20 000 atoms that are not normally visible to the human eye. However, the waves describing the quantum mechanics of atoms, all oscillate synchronously in the condensate and accumulate to form a dense tidal wave. Thus, […]

Taming the digital data-sphere

28 October, 2018 – 4:35 pm |

European researchers are making an impressive effort to link digital repositories to create a vast network of searchable data online. DRIVER Project work – one of the largest efforts of its kind – aims to make sense and better use of the “digital world that is increasingly online, the” sphere of data. ” Europe has […]

Medical school students post unprofessional content online

26 October, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

Most medical schools surveyed report they have experienced incidents of students to publish professional content online, including incidents of violation of patient confidentiality, with few schools have policies to deal with these ads, as A study published in the September 23/30 issue of JAMA, a theme issue on medical education. Internet applications around user-generated content, […]

Nano-ruler sets very small marks

26 October, 2018 – 4:32 am |

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has published a new ruler, and even for an organization that routinely deals in superlatives, set some records. Designed to be best available commercially “measuring rule” to the nano world, the new measuring tool – a calibration standard X-ray diffraction – with uncertainties below a femtometer. That’s 0.000 […]

People with type 2 diabetes improved muscular strength

24 October, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

A physiotherapist who runs counseling combined with exercise gym-based training exercise can improve muscle strength and exercise capacity in people with type 2 diabetes, with results similar to supervised exercise, according to a study published randomized clinical the September issue of Physical Therapy, the journal of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). Type 2 diabetes […]

New Nanochemistry Technique Encases Single Molecules in Microdroplets

23 October, 2018 – 4:32 am |

Water flows through a microfluidic channel, about 35 microns wide, and enters a narrowing which breaks into drops. By varying the width of the constriction of changes in the size of droplets and strands of water molecules with desired concentration just cause of the resulting droplets to collect individual molecules of interest of 99 percent […]

Eminem’s music publisher takes Apple to court

22 October, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

In this Sunday, September 13th, 2009 picture, Eminem accepts the “Best Hip Hop” award at the MTV Video Music Awards in New York. Eminem’s music publisher wants a bigger slice of Apple. Eight Mile Style, LLC is suing Apple Inc., claiming they never authorized the use of 93 songs in a downloadable format on the […]

IMEC presents large area solar cells with 18.4% conversion efficiency, featuring Cu-plated contacts

22 October, 2018 – 4:32 am |

In the European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference (Hamburg, Germany), IMEC has a large area solar conversion efficiency of 18.4%. Compared to the standard i-PERC process of the cell, solar cell includes a transmitter IMEC shallow front advanced metallization using copper coating. The results were obtained in the large area of cells (125cm2), demonstrating the industrial […]

Diamonds May Be the Ultimate MRI Probe, Say Quantum Physicists

21 October, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

A nitrogen vacancy (small circles) within a diamond crystal is promising as a little ‘for quantum computers, in part due to its high sensitivity to magnetic fields, a sensibility that could also allow the RM-like studies objects as small as individual molecules or living cells. When the green light hits the nitrogen vacancy, which emits […]

Dutch help California’s Bay Area plan for sea level rise

20 October, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

How to plan for rising sea level, an abstract concept for many Californians still drew serious consideration of engineers, designers and urban planners from the Netherlands and the U.S. at a symposium on Monday. A panel of experts sponsored by the Dutch government submitted a report outlining strategies to address sea level rise in San […]

EU court adviser backs Google in ads row with LMVH

20 October, 2018 – 4:32 am |

An adviser to Europe’s highest court on Tuesday backed the U.S. Internet giant Google LMVH in a row with French manufacturer of luxury goods on online advertising. “Google did not infringe the trademark rights, allowing advertisers to buy keywords related to trademarks,” Attorney General Poiares Maduro said in an opinion that is influential but not […]

Facebook, Nielsen team up to measure ad performance

19 October, 2018 – 4:32 pm |

Facebook, in a move aimed at boosting its appeal to advertisers with measurement company Nielsen on Tuesday to allow sellers to better gauge the performance of ads on social networking. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, announced the launch of the “multi-year strategic alliance” in an advertising conference in New York. “Nielsen is the leader in measurement […]

New computer methods reveal secrets of ancient math problem

18 October, 2018 – 4:33 pm |

Mathematicians in North America, Europe, Australia and South America have resolved the first cases of a trillion old math problem. This was achieved thanks to an ingenious technique for multiplying large numbers. The number of cases is so enormous that if their numbers were written by hand that would stretch to the moon and back. […]

Younger People & Saving Money

18 October, 2018 – 4:32 am |

Younger adults can do a better job saving for the future of what many experts believe, says a new study. While those under 30 years tend to save less than older adults in real dollars, it is important to take into account the stage of life and all they can afford to save and how […]