The second OS X 10.11.4 beta preview is now available via the Mac App Store for testing. The first version of this El Capitan beta added new features including Live Photo viewing and sharing through iMessage using the Messages app as well as secure password support for individual notes in the Notes app.
Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn., went before the House Budget Committee February 3rd to talk up her vision of an “innovation agenda’’ to help Connecticut and the rest of the nation rebuild its aging industrial base and infrastructure. She urged the committee and Congress to up funding for “brownfields remediation’’ — rehabilitating decrepit and toxic industrial sites in places like Bridgeport.
Earlier this month, the space agency announced that it is forming four working groups to investigate possible concepts for a large-scale space mission that would likely launch in the 2030s. One of the four mission concepts is focused on direct imaging of the surfaces of exoplanets, to potentially search for signs of life.
Scientists already know that roughly 4.5 billion years ago planet Earth was violently smacked into by another mass—Theia, a so-called "planetary embryo" that was still forming and may have been just as large as Earth.
Cisco Systems Inc., the largest maker of networking equipment, said it will acquire closely held Jasper Technologies Inc. for $1.4 billion, bolstering its offerings in the growing market for technology that lets people manage devices like jet engines and vending machines over the Internet.
The 18th and final primary mirror segment is installed on what will be the biggest and most powerful space telescope ever launched. The final mirror installation Wednesday at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland marks an important milestone in the assembly of the agency’s James Webb Space Telescope.
The authors found a correlation between the presence of a post office and the subsequent number of patents issued in a particular county. That relationship remained even after accounting for population and numerous other variables.
The physics of a perfectly thrown NFL spiral. The sustainable engineering of an NFL stadium. The science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning opportunities inside San Francisco’s new Levi’s Stadium, home of Super Bowl 50 this weekend, are beyond ripe.
According to the most recent Broadband Progress Report released by the FCC, 10 percent of Americans (34 million) continue to lack access to advanced, high-quality voice, data, graphics and video offerings.