WhatsApp drops support for older Android devices still running Ice Cream Sandwich

    WhatsApp drops support for older Android devices still running Ice Cream Sandwich

    PSA: Some Android users are about to lose their WhatsApp service. Beginning next month, WhatsApp will stop supporting Android 4.0.4…
    Coronavirus Waivers Ended: Patients Hospitalized for COVID-19 Now Could Pay Thousands of Dollars

    Coronavirus Waivers Ended: Patients Hospitalized for COVID-19 Now Could Pay Thousands of Dollars

    As insurance companies start charging members for hospital-related costs again, analysis of 2020 data shows what they might owe. Americans…
    A new 3D printing frontier: Self-powered wearable devices

    A new 3D printing frontier: Self-powered wearable devices

    Yanliang Zhang, associate professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering, and doctoral student Yipu Du. Credit: University of Notre Dame When…
    How spiteful are you?

    How spiteful are you?

    Nobody likes a meanie, but while being spiteful is generally considered an unpleasant characteristic, it can occasionally be the lesser…
    FCC revokes China Telecom’s authority to operate in the US, cites national security concerns

    FCC revokes China Telecom’s authority to operate in the US, cites national security concerns

    What just happened? The US government’s fears regarding potential Chinese surveillance have grown rapidly over the past few years, with…
    A Mysterious Signal Looked Like a Sign of Alien Technology – Here’s What the Investigation Revealed

    A Mysterious Signal Looked Like a Sign of Alien Technology – Here’s What the Investigation Revealed

    In December last year, the media reported an intriguing signal we at the Breakthrough Listen project found in our radio…
    How do plants act fast to fight off infections?

    How do plants act fast to fight off infections?

    Close-up of stem rust, caused by a fungal pathogen, on wheat. Credit: Yue Jin / USDA New work led by…
    Sharks may bite humans because they mistake us for seals and sea lions

    Sharks may bite humans because they mistake us for seals and sea lions

    Instances of sharks biting humans are rare, and researchers think they may happen when the marine predators confuse us for…
    The Apple M1 Max is faster than a $6,000 AMD Radeon Pro W6900X in Affinity GPU benchmark

    The Apple M1 Max is faster than a $6,000 AMD Radeon Pro W6900X in Affinity GPU benchmark

    Why it matters: When Apple announced the M1 Pro and M1 Max-based MacBook Pros, it made a number of claims…
    Antibiotic Breakthrough: Scientists Finally Figure Out How Penicillin Kills Bacteria

    Antibiotic Breakthrough: Scientists Finally Figure Out How Penicillin Kills Bacteria

    Scientists plan to exploit this new understanding to create new therapeutics for antibiotic-resistant superbugs. The mechanism which allows β-lactam antibiotics,…
    Fossil dental exams reveal how tusks first evolved

    Fossil dental exams reveal how tusks first evolved

    Life reconstruction of the the dicynodont Dicynodon. Aside from the tusks in the upper jaw, most dicynodonts possessed a turtle-like…
    TSMC announces new 5nm N4P process

    TSMC announces new 5nm N4P process

    Why it matters: This week TSMC announced another five-nanometer process, N4P. The company claims N4P will offer a number of…
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