Did you know we have an online event about product design coming up? Join the Sprint track at TNW2020 to explore the latest trends and emerging best practices in product development. Getting your first paid job as a web designer seems like the most difficult task in this universe. It’s not because you are incompetent or lack any technical skills. Rather, employers feel a little hesitant to hire new talent. But, every designer has to start somewhere. Right? In this article, I will share some interesting project ideas to help you craft a great web design portfolio. Now you might be wondering what the benefit… This story continues at The Next Web
(University of Pittsburgh) The FDA just revoked their EUA for intubation boxes - plastic shields that supposedly protect health care workers from becoming infected with SARS-CoV-2 - due to concerns over aerosol leaks. This study describes a better box, with negative pressure and filtration, that contains airborne virus.
The home-rental giant said it still preferred entering public markets through a traditional IPO, Bloomberg reported.
Opinion: I dismissed VR as too anti-social, but new multiplayer experiences are changing my mind…
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Tesla is pushing a software update that will let its vehicles’ Autopilot system detect speed limit signs using their cameras, Elektrek reported. When the camera detects a speed limit sign, it will be displayed on the driver visualization in the car and used to set a speed limit warning, according to the software release notes.
The latest software update also adds to its traffic light and stop sign control features, and will sound a chime when your Tesla is sitting at a stoplight that turns green. It’s only intended as a notification so it’s up to the driver to decide whether and when to actually move the car forward.
In April, Tesla rolled out a software update in beta for its newer cars to allow them to see and respond to stop signs...
When this article was first written, there was a satellite orbiting the Earth. By the time you read this article, said satellite may’ve fallen out of the sky. According to calculations done by NASA and revealed on August 27, 2020, the OGO-1 satellite will end its journey and exploration of space on Saturday, August 29, 2020, at right around 5:10 … Continue reading
The district, located in suburban St. Louis, could be a prime pick-up opportunity for Democrats in 2020.
But you can only play it during a set window of time.
(Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)) A group of scientists performed a genetic analysis of the Russian rapeseed collection. The research was published in the Genes journal. Scientists described the genetic diversity of Russian rapeseed lines and discovered new candidate genes that are potentially involved in controlling the content of glucosinolates, toxic secondary metabolites in rapeseed oil. Their findings can be used by crop breeders to improve the rapeseed oil composition.
Tesla could release an even cheaper electric car, a new report claims, with Elon Musk telling investors that “our cars aren’t affordable enough” as the automaker hunts more of the market. Although the Tesla Model 3 finally made good on Musk’s original promise for a $35,000 price tag – albeit several years after the EV first went on sale – … Continue reading
CEO Mark Tritton said the company needed to "rebuild the foundation of our business" in a Tuesday statement.
This article was originally published by Christopher Carey on Cities Today, the leading news platform on urban mobility and innovation, reaching an international audience of city leaders. For the latest updates follow Cities Today on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube, or sign up for Cities Today News. The actions of some big tech companies have led governments and the media to lead the accusations of big brother intrusion into our daily lives but Uber has put the boot on the other foot to lay into the Los Angeles Department of Transportation’s (LADOT) use of data. Over the past two… This story continues at The Next Web
The second night of the 2020 RNC was a made-for-TV affair in which Trump used the power of his office to promote his reelection campaign.
The Lexmark C2425DW is seriously cheap - but there's a rather large catch.