New Book Paints Bleak Picture Of NASA Human Spaceflight Program

NASA Human Spaceflight

Since the glory days of Apollo, NASA human spaceflight program has seen its share of mission myopia, particularly when finding the political will and funding to send astronauts beyond low-Earth orbit. But in a new tell-all book, former Deputy NASA Administrator Lori Garver pulls no punches in chronicling her battles with NASA’s old guard on […]

TikTok Songs Agrees To Improve Protections For Children

TikTok Songs

Under pressure from the European Commission, ByteDance, owner of the video-sharing app TikTok Songs, has agreed to do more to protect children from hidden advertising and inappropriate content. The Chinese-owned company fell under the spotlight in February last year following complaints from the European Consumer Organization (BEUC) that it was failing to comply with the […]

Samsung Ventures Eyes Israeli AI, It’s A NeuReality

Samsung Ventures Eyes Israeli AI, It’s A NeuReality

Cloud is ubiquitous. The globally distributed nature of the computing backbone Samsung Ventures created by the planet’s datacenters and the neural IT hubs in between form a practically ubiquitous network of interconnectivity and access to compute power and data services. This reality has had a levelling effect. Given the ability to access massively scalable computing […]

New Apple Leak Reveals iPhone 14 Speed Shock

New Apple Leak Reveals iPhone 14 Speed Shock

For the first time in Reveals iPhone 14 history Apple is expected to give its new iPhones different chipset generations. Expectations were that the differences between them would be small, but a new leak may have blown those presumptions away. In a shock to the system, anonymous leaker iHacktu reports that Apple’s new A16 chip, […]

Medical Science Must Go With Social Science For Effective Control Of Covid-19

Medical Science Must Go Hand In Hand With Social Science For Effective Control Of Covid-19 And Other Pandemics

We find ourselves in a particularly challenging stage of the Social Science pandemic. While proving to be effective at reducing hospitalizations, and severe disease, our best vaccines have failed to protect against infection. While Paxlovid has been an effective line of defense in treating breakthrough Covid-19 infections of those most critically at risk, we are yet […]

8BitDo Releases The Lite SE Controller For Gamers With Limited Mobility

8BitDo Releases The Lite SE Controller For Gamers With Limited Mobility

Arguably one of the best third-party manufactures of gaming peripherals, the mighty 8BitDo, has a new pad to offer gamers with limited mobility. The story behind the Lite SE is a heart-warming one. As father Andreas Karlsson contacted 8BitDo about his son Oskar, a gamer with limited mobility. Modern game controllers were an issue for […]

What You Need To Know About The Outbreak Of Japanese Encephalitis In Australia

What You Need To Know About The Outbreak Of Japanese Encephalitis In Australia

I’ve written previously about how livestock are just as vulnerable as people to emerging infectious diseases. Livestock are an essential part of global food security, contributing 40% of the global value of agricultural output. Now, a major outbreak of Japanese encephalitis in Australia is affecting both people and animals. The outbreak in Australia was first […]