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NIST releases advanced communication technologies standards report

Dec 6, 2022

Credit: CC0 Public Domain NIST released an interagency report on Advanced Communication Technologies Standards that provides a guide to the standards priorities and activities of Federal agencies with interests in communications technologies. The Interagency Advanced Communications Technology Working Group, (ACTWG) comprises 18 Federal agencies including the National Institute of Standards (NIST), the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), the National Aer ...read more

The Reason Chrysler Discontinued The Crossfire After Only 4 Years

Dec 6, 2022

Heritage Images/Getty Images The Chrysler Crossfire was an odd vehicle to say the least. It was only made from 2004 to 2008, and probably for good reason.  It was, ostensibly, a sports car from an automaker that wasn't known for sports cars. At the time, Chrysler itself was known for the Town and Country minivan and PT Cruiser. The minivans were extremely capable family haulers that enjoyed generational success. The PT Cruiser wasn't as lucky.  So why would Chrysler, of all br ...read more

Dell Labor Day sale knocks $680 off this powerful Alienware gaming PC

Dec 6, 2022

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Why trust us? If you’ve been even tangentially informed about the computer industry in the last decade, then you’re probably familiar with Alienware and its incredible history. While it isn’t at the heights of market share that it used to be, it still has some great products like the Alienware Aurora R10, which is currently discounted by Alienware in its Labor Day sales down to just $1,200 from $1,880 ...read more

How to benchmark your graphics card

Dec 6, 2022

Sure, benchmarking your graphics card may sound like rocket science, but it’s not as difficult as you might think. Roll up your sleeves, because this guide will show you just how easy, enjoyable, and important it is to benchmark your GPU. And not just when you’re overclocking! We’ll cover benchmarking for both stability and performance. For even more information, be sure to check out our roundup of the best graphics cards, as well as our supplementary guide to the best GPU ...read more

How to Go Frame by Frame in VLC Media Player

Dec 6, 2022

Appio Studios/Shutterstock.com If you’d like to play your video one frame at a time, use a built-in VLC Media Player feature to do that. You can use a keyboard shortcut as well as an on-screen button to move one frame at a time in your video. We’ll show you how to do that. RELATED: 10 Useful Features Hidden in VLC, The Swiss Army Knife of Media Players Use a Keyboard Shortcut to Move Frames in a Video To use a hotkey to play your video frame by frame, then first, open your v ...read more

awwsome.dev — Text-based social network for developers

Dec 6, 2022

Topics Browse products through topics Upcoming products See what Makers are currently building Collections Products curated by the community Time travel Most loved products by the community Newsletter The best of Product Hunt, everyday Web3 Keep up to date with the latest in web3 Source: https://www.producthunt.com/posts/awwsome-dev ...read more

Easing pain at the pump with food waste: New method for making biodiesel fuel

Dec 6, 2022

Graphical abstract. Credit: iScience (2022). DOI: 10.1016/j.isci.2022.104916 With gas prices soaring and food costs pinching family budgets, an interdisciplinary team of researchers at WPI is looking at ways to use food waste to make a renewable and more affordable fuel replacement for oil-based diesel. The work, led by Chemical Engineering Professor Michael Timko, is detailed in a new paper in the journal iScience. "By creating a biodiesel through this method, we've shown that we ca ...read more

The Reason Ferrari Employees Are Banned From Buying Their Own New Cars

Dec 6, 2022

Artur_Nyk/Shutterstock Ferrari does things its own way. Some would say the Italian sports car maker has earned the right to do so, and they wouldn't be wrong. But Ferrari's way comes with a very long and uncompromising list of dos and don'ts that customers must adhere to in order to stay in the good graces of the men in Maranello. Perhaps actually working for the Prancing Horse might earn a person some perks that ordinary folk aren't privy to, such as the typical employee discou ...read more

Donald Trump's Truth Social Media App is Still Unwelcome in Google Pay Store For Violating Policies

Dec 6, 2022

Due to insufficient content filtering, the Google Play Store has not yet given the green light to Donald Trump's social networking platform Truth Social, a Google representative stated on Tuesday, Aug. 30. (Photo : Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images)) WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 28: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks in the Oval Office before signing an executive order related to regulating social media on May 28, 2020 in Washington, DC. Trump's executive order could lead to attempts to punish compa ...read more


Labor Day sales: Take home this HP gaming PC for just $600

Dec 6, 2022

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Why trust us? With Labor Day sales in full swing, HP has decided to get in on some gaming PC deals, with the computer giant discounting its extremely popular Pavilion gaming desktop PC. Currently you can get the HP Pavilion gaming desktop for just $600, which is a savings of $100 from its regular price of $700. Free shipping is included with your purchase, and you can use some of the cash you save on the HP Pa ...read more