The National Integrated Ballistics Information Network helps solve cases by digitally archiving shell casings in a way that help investigators connect them to other cases. Therese Apel, Clarion Ledger
Jean Twenge, a professor of psychology at San Diego State University and one of the authors of the study, said the lack of leisure reading is troubling. For her, the most important discovery hidden in the data is this statistic: In the 1970s, about 60 percent of high school seniors reported reading a book, magazine […]
BEIJING — Major stock slides for Chinese tech firms in recent weeks have raised questions about their ability to face an uncertain future if Washington makes good on its threats to cut off the flow of new technology to China. The worst hit is Tencent, the world’s eighth biggest company by stock value, which recently […]
Today marks the start of a new school year for many students around the country. Alongside the anticipation of class schedules and forays into Office Depot for back-to-school supplies, this 2018-2019 school year brings with it the weight of a year plagued by school shootings and marked by demands for stricter gun control legislation from […]
This screen grab shows the main page of the healthcare.gov website in Washington, on Monday, May 21, 2018. A major government survey finds that the U.S. clung to its health insurance gains last year, a surprise after President Donald Trump’s repeated attempts to dismantle “Obamacare.” The survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]
Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) and NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) have been on a roll over the past few quarters. While favorable memory pricing has turned out to be a big catalyst for Micron, NVIDIA has benefited from a cryptocurrency-triggered shortage in graphics processing units (GPUs) that has led to a spike in prices. The success of both these […]
Partnership with Skip combines mobile pay with AmazonGo-type experience. Ricker’s and Skip are rolling out a new frictionless checkout technology—a hybrid of mobile pay and AmazonGo “just walk out” experiences—to customers in 58 Ricker’s stores in Indiana. The partnership’s mission is to provide a best-in-class convenience store experience, easy access to promotional deals, and enable […]
David Peterson Tech platform Airtable is taking the guesswork out of technology for real estate companies. With it, companies can create bespoke apps and tools tailored to any sector within the industry—from property management to investment to brokerage—all without hiring an IT team or knowing anything about coding. The concept has already sold many companies, […]
Chaotic blazes can mean firefighters might miss something in the moment, but this technology is helping them when they get back from the scene.
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