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RLTY raises over $4 million in funding for metaverse event creation tools

Interested in learning what’s next for the gaming industry? Join gaming executives to discuss emerging parts of the industry this October at GamesBeat Summit Next. Learn more. Metaverse event company RLTY announced it’s raised €4 million, or over $4 million in funding for its new event-building tools. With the money, the company plans to continue […]

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600,000-Year-Old Artifacts Reveal The Identity of Some of Britain’s Oldest Toolmakers

An overlooked archaeological site outside of Canterbury turned out to contain some of the oldest human-made tools in Britain. Many of the artifacts were found in the 1920s in the market town of Fordwich, Kent, but they were only recently properly dated.   According to modern radiometric techniques, the collection of more than 330 hand […]

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DNA testing, genealogy tools help solve 1980 cold case murder of Chicago man

Embed from Getty Images WOLF CREEK, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania state police say they have solved the slaying of a Chicago man whose burning body was found 42 years ago near Interstate 80 in a northwestern town. Edwin Rodriguez was identified through the use of DNA testing and genealogy tools, authorities announced Wednesday. Rodriguez was […]

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iTWire – 3 tools to protect patient health information

GUEST OPINION: Are you a doctor, a clinical researcher, or a hospital manager looking for the right tool to protect patient health information? Every patient has the right to data privacy and confidentiality. Whether the patient is suffering from acute or chronic disease or an infectious or a terminal illness, healthcare workers and agencies must […]

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Microsoft And AI2 Partnered With The Green Software Foundation On Tools For Building Carbon-Aware Applications

For a long time, scientists have been concerned about the ever-increasing carbon footprint. The World Meteorological Organization recently stated that the global temperature has a 50% chance of topping 1.5 degrees Celsius in the next five years. Scientists believe this should be the upper limit to avoid catastrophic climate change. They believe that even if […]

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Adobe revamps metaverse design tools for Apple’s chips

Adobe said that it has reworked the software so that it will run on Apple’s proprietary chips, a move that is likely to help Apple gain some ground of its own. Adobe said that it has reworked the software so that it will run on Apple’s proprietary chips, a move that is likely to help […]

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Apple AirTags, meant to help you track your stuff, have become tools of stalkers and criminals

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! An Apple AirTag is supposed to help people keep track of their belongings, but police say the small device is being used it to commit crimes. Investigators tell Fox News that the Apple product is increasingly being used for stalking. That was the case in Indianapolis. Just […]

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Mark Zuckerberg shows vision for user-created metaverse with Crayta tools

Interested in learning what’s next for the gaming industry? Join gaming executives to discuss emerging parts of the industry this October at GamesBeat Summit Next. Learn more. Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that user-generated content tools will help bridge 2D gaming experiences on Facebook to Meta’s long-term vision for the metaverse. The metaverse is the […]

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The 10 Coolest New AWS Tools Of 2022 (So Far)

Amazon Web Services has already launched an avalanche of new tools this year to better enable customers, technologists, channel partners and developers around AWS’ ever-growing portfolio of cloud offerings. From new automation and configuring tools to new EC2 instances, the Seattle-based public cloud market-share leader is creating new cloud offerings in 2022 at a rapid […]

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Ancient ‘Swiss Army Knives’ Suggest Early Humans Were Social Across Long Distances

Humans are the only species to live in every environmental niche in the world – from the ice sheets to the deserts, rainforests to savannahs. As individuals we are rather puny, but when we are socially connected, we are the most dominant species on the planet.   New evidence from stone tools in southern Africa […]