NHTSA releases uncooked 2015 visitors fatality knowledge, requires tech corporations to research

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The variety of visitors fatalities within the U.S. in 2015 was up 7.2 p.c from the yr prior, to 35,092, and the Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration is doing issues a little bit in a different way this yr with respect to that knowledge, because it’s a troubling departure from the general latest development of […]

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Y Combinator S16 Demo Day 2’s prime eight startups

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Gunshot detectors and anti-drone protection topped our record of favorites from the 48 startups that offered at Y Combinator Summer time 2016 Demo Day 2. We requested traders what wowed them and huddled with the TechCrunch workforce to give you our choose of the eight most promising firms. Examine them out right here, in addition to […]

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SmartSite makes use of sensors to observe building staff’ well being and security

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A startup known as SmartSite has launched and cloud-based software program to assist the development trade monitor what their workers are uncovered to and take measures to guard them from hurt. Most cancers, respiratory issues, dermatitis from pores and skin publicity to hazardous substances, and well being issues from excessive ranges of publicity to noise […]

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How carbon nanotubes might give us quicker processors and longer battery life

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Carbon nanotubes are a kind of supermaterials — a cylinder with a diameter of 1 or two nanometers — which might be stuffed with dreamy purposes, starting from supercomputers to ultra-efficient smartphones. The issue is, they’re troublesome to fabricate, and commercializing these purposes could require 10 or 15 years. A nanotube is a tube-like molecular construction made of […]

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How carbon nanotubes may give us quicker processors and longer battery life

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Carbon nanotubes are a kind of supermaterials — a cylinder with a diameter of 1 or two nanometers — which are stuffed with dreamy functions, starting from supercomputers to ultra-efficient smartphones. The issue is, they’re tough to fabricate, and commercializing these functions could require 10 or 15 years. A nanotube is a tube-like molecular construction made of 1 […]

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Tekserve is auctioning off its large Mac museum

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Earlier than there have been Apple Shops in Williamsburg, Grand Central Station and the World Commerce Heart – heck, earlier than there have been Apple Shops in any respect – there was Tekserve. For almost 30 years, the Mac specialist dutifully served Manhattan, earlier than chucking up the sponge earlier this week. Now Tekserve is […]

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Google search now consists of data on the right way to vote

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Google has rolled out an replace to look aimed toward serving to U.S. customers learn how they’ll vote within the upcoming November election. This consists of info on what kind of ID it is advisable to carry with you to your polling locations, voting deadlines, particulars on early voting and mail-in ballots and extra. The […]

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