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Toshiba sets sights on Microsoft HoloLens with biz-focused 'AR' smart glasses

Toshiba sets sights on Microsoft HoloLens with biz-focused 'AR' smart glasses

Toshiba has unveiled what it describes as the first completely wearable Augmented Reality (AR) glasses powered by Windows 10 Pro PC. Functions include document viewing, live video calls, see-what-I-see, photo and video capture, alerts and messaging, workflow instruction and barcode scanning, with the company claiming the device is ideal for a variety of uses cases, including maintenance, remote expert, manufacturing, QA inspection and audit, logistics, training and knowledge transfer. Consulte Mais Informação

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British river has worst recorded microplastic pollution in the world, study finds

British river has worst recorded microplastic pollution in the world, study finds

Microplastics are small plastic particles left over from household and industrial products; everything from microbeads in body scrubs and toothpaste, to fibres in synthetic clothing and fishing nets. "Microplastics in the ocean have recently attracted a lot of attention, but until now science knew little about the major sources of this pollution and the transport processes involved", said Professor Jamie Woodward, the University's Head of Geography. Consulte Mais Informação

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Thousands of Ethiopians flee country after army kills nine civilians

Thousands of Ethiopians flee country after army kills nine civilians

The civilians were killed near a town along the country's border with Kenya as the soldiers were in pursuit of Oromo Liberation Front fighters who had crossed into Ethiopia from three locations. The five members of the defense force including the commander have been disarmed and apprehended. According to a statement issued by a command post secretariat set up to oversee implementation of a February 19 state of emergency, the soldiers deployed in Moyale area in Oromia regional state, near the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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The Savannah Resources (SAV) Earns "Corporate" Rating from Northland Securities

Northland Securities' target price would suggest a potential upside of 3.54% from the company's previous close. Beaufort Securities restated a speculative buy rating on shares of Savannah Resources in a report on Monday, December 18th. The firm has a market cap of $35.89 and a P/E ratio of -606.00. Sunrise Resources has a twelve month low of GBX 0.09 ($0.00) and a twelve month high of GBX 0.26 ($0.00). Consulte Mais Informação

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Explosion targets Palestinian PM's convoy as it enters Gaza Strip

Explosion targets Palestinian PM's convoy as it enters Gaza Strip

Hamdallah arrived in the blockaded strip for a short visit on Tuesday, accompanied by intelligence chief Majd Faraj. "The prime minister was unhurt in the attack", Wafa said. It is Hamdallah's second visit to the Gaza Strip since the signing of an Egyptian-brokered "reconciliation" agreement between the West Bank's governing Fatah faction and Gaza's Hamas rulers late past year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sealed Air Corp (NYSE:SEE) Position Lessened by Swiss National Bank

Jennison Associates LLC now owns 3,498,776 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $172,490,000 after buying an additional 336,761 shares during the last quarter. Sealed Air (NYSE:SEE) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. The industrial products company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.01. Consulte Mais Informação

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Science teacher accused of feeding puppy to class snapping turtle

Science teacher accused of feeding puppy to class snapping turtle

In a news release , Preston School District 201 Superintendent Marc Gee says his administration became aware of " a regrettable circumstance involving some of the biological specimens " on March 7. Robert Crosland is a teacher at Preston Junior High, near the state's border with Utah, and is under investigation for the alleged demonstration after school was over for the day, according to the East Idaho News. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cyclone Linda forms off Queensland coast

Cyclone Linda forms off Queensland coast

That punishment takes form as a series of brutal tropical cyclones that sweep the state, mostly from November through to April. It is not predicted to cross the coast. Currently BOM has forecasted the Category 1 system would not make landfall but could cause wind gusts of up to 95km/h and risky weather conditions from the Sandy Cape to Southport. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jeremy Corbyn branded national security threat by Labour MP

Jeremy Corbyn branded national security threat by Labour MP

The DUP's Sammy Wilson (East Antrim) made the claim after the Labour leader was heckled and criticised for his response to the Prime Minister's statement on the attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury. On Twitter, Mrs May's chief of staff, Gavin Barwell, contrasted Mr Corbyn's response to that of Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, who said: "Cool heads certainly required but also a firm response". Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate Confirms Each Senator Gets N13.5m Monthly Running Cost

Senate Confirms Each Senator Gets N13.5m Monthly Running Cost

Thw Bring Back Our Girls co-convener said she feels sorry for the young Nigerians for being ignorant on national issues such as this. Mr. Falana was reacting to a revelation by Shehu Sani , the senator representing Kaduna Central. "According to the Senator (Shehu Sani ), the running cost of each Senator is N13.1 million in addition to a consolidated salary of N750,000 per month". Consulte Mais Informação

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Cong leader P Chidambaram corners PM Modi over 'pakoda' remark

Cong leader P Chidambaram corners PM Modi over 'pakoda' remark

The 77-page report on the 2G spectrum allocation "scam" was arguably one of the biggest dents in UPAs armour and was one of the biggest factors leading to the anti-incumbency against the UPA in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. "We should begin to ask hard questions". I think the next opportunity to ask questions is coming in Karnataka . He said that the government would continue to be in denial unless people start asking hard questions. Consulte Mais Informação

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Taliban Likely To Miss Afghan Peace Meeting, Says Uzbekistan

Taliban Likely To Miss Afghan Peace Meeting, Says Uzbekistan

Conference participants will call for an urgent start of direct talks between the Kabul government and the Taliban, the press office of Uzbekistan's foreign ministry said in a written reply to questions from Reuters. Mattis has said that the US goal is to enable Afghan forces to weaken the Taliban to the point where the Afghans can manage their own security. Asked whether the United States would be willing to directly talk with the Taleban, Mattis reiterated the U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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