亚洲风情83:Smart telescope startups vie to fix astronomy’s satellite challenge

Smart telescopes and shutter units will save observatories time and money by protecting images that are incredibly complicated to generate.

Tech for good during COVID-19: Texts for frontline workers, a crisis prevention hotline and more

What do a heating filter company, a robotics startup and an architecture startup have in common? Usually, nothing. But right now, as COVID-19 sweeps the world and jeopardizes the lives of millions, companies are shifting operations to make N95 masks and ventilators for healthcare workers.

New York City bans Zoom in schools, citing security concerns

As schools lie empty, students still have to learn. But officials in New York City say schools are not permitted to use Zoom for remote teaching, citing security concerns with the video conferencing service. “Providing a safe and secure remote learning experience for our students is essential,

R&D Roundup: Ultrasound/AI medical imaging, assistive exoskeletons and neural weather modeling

In the time of COVID-19, much of what transpires from the science world to the general public relates to the virus, and understandably so. But other domains, even within medical research, are still active — and as usual,

Original Content podcast: ‘The Platform’ offers a gruesome metaphor for capitalism

“The Platform” is not a subtle movie. That’s true of its approach to horror, with intense, bloody scenes that prompted plenty of screaming and pausing from your hosts at the Original Content podcast.

Startups Weekly: SaaS companies feel the churn but hope for a brighter tomorrow

[Editor’s note: Want to get this free weekly recap of TechCrunch news that startups can use by email? Subscribe here.]? There are a few online productivity stocks booming, and a few popular remote-first product companies still announcing funding rounds amid a huge new wave of unicorn layoffs.

New guidance on SBA loans means most startups are still excluded from $349 billion stimulus

Under new guidance issued by the Small Business Administration it seems non-profits and faith-based groups can apply for the Paycheck Protection Program loans designed to keep small business afloat during the COVID-19 epidemic, but most venture-backed companies are still not covered.

Why telehealth can’t significantly flatten the coronavirus curve—yet

Eli Cahan Contributor Share on Twitter Eli Cahan is a medical student at NYU on leave to complete a master’s in health policy at Stanford as a Knight-Hennessy Scholar. His research addresses the effectiveness, economics, and ethics of (digital) health innovation.

Apple extends free trials for its pro creative apps

Apple announced today that they are temporarily extending the free trials on Final Cut Pro X and Logic Pro X from 30 days to 90 days, giving potential customers stuck at home a longer window of time to try out the software.

TuSimple partners with supplier ZF to mass produce self-driving truck tech

Self-driving truck startup TuSimple is partnering with automotive supplier ZF to develop and produce autonomous vehicle technology such as sensors on a commercial scale. The partnership, slated to begin in April, will cover China, Europe and North America.

A Norwegian school quit using video calls after a naked man ‘guessed’ the meeting link

A school in Norway has stopped using popular video conferencing service Whereby after a naked man apparently “guessed” the link to a video lesson. According to Norwegian state broadcaster NRK, the man exposed himself in front of several young children over the video call. The theory,

China May Build an Undersea Train To America

New submitter howtokilltime sends this news from the Washington Post: "China is planning to build a train line that would, in theory, connect Beijing to the United States. According to a report in the Beijing Times, citing an expert at the Chinese Academy of Engineering,

Twitter因国家安全数据披露要求起诉美国政府

Twitter因国家安全相关的用户数据披露要求而起诉美国政府。Twitter等服务商被禁止公开他们收到的国家安全信函和外国情报监视法庭(FISA)命令的确切数量,Google去年以宪法第一修正案的言论自由权利为由挑战了这一封口令。

上帝的孤独程序员

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A Last-Minute Gift Guide of Items Currently in My Bedroom

Oh no. Your Big Holiday Event is just a day/hour/30 minutes ago away, and you have yet to pick up an appropriate gift. One option is to try to find a 24-hour drug store. Another is murder-suicide. Don't bother! I'm sure I have something.Read more...

KGI发布最新报告,iPhone、iPad出货量走低,Mac将逆势上扬,给Apple Watch定论为时尚早

以了解苹果著称的KGI分析师郭明池,近日又发布了一份调查报告。根据郭明池的分析,2015年第一季度,iPhone、iPad、Mac的发货量分别为5820万、1010万、450万;截止到目前,Apple Watch的发货量约为631,

Ryan McHenry, creator of 'Ryan Gosling won't eat his cereal' meme, dies at 27

Ryan McHenry, the creator of the wildly popular "Ryan Gosling won't eat his cereal" meme, has died of cancer. He was 27 years old.McHenry, a Scottish citizen who rose to prominence with the Gosling cereal meme in 2013, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in July of that year.See also:

中移动用户被订阅了5次付费业务 获10元赔偿

短短一周时间内,一个中移动10年的老用户被人订阅了5次付费业务,包括30元流量包,280元套餐业务,3次手机阅读业务。当事人为此义愤填庸,出于对用户的安抚,中移动赔偿了用户10块钱。前天,蓝鲸TMT独家披露了中移动老用户田女士被恶意订阅手机付费业务的事情。消息一经披露,中移动方面反应比较迅速,并在当天和田女士进行了沟通。

你以为西门子还在做冰箱,它都要往VR转型了

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可能大家對於雲迪素的第一印象還是來自於他的經典作《狂野時速》(Fast & Furious) 系列,不過這次要說並不是《狂野時速 8》的消息,而是即將於明年一月上映的《3X 反恐暴族:重火力回歸》(xXx: Return of Xander Cage) 。今次已經是《3X 反恐暴族》第三續集 (第三集為第一集直接續集,而非第二集) ,而 Paramount Pictures 也剛已發佈了首段預告短片!The post 宇宙最強甄子丹參戰﹑雲迪素回歸!《3X 反恐暴族:重火力回歸》首段預告曝光 appeared first on UNWIRE.HK 玩生活?樂科技.

Behind the mysterious stock dump ahead of Trump's Lockheed Martin tweet

When it began pinging around on Twitter, the graph raised suspicion.?It showed the stock price of Lockheed Martin, an aerospace firm, jumping off a cliff only minutes before President-elect Donald Trump disparaged the company on Twitter.?SEE ALSO: