November 17, 2021
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Hi-tech fingerprint scanner to help solve crimes in Dubai

Forensic experts at Dubai Police have developed a smart device to scan fingerprints at crime scenes and transfer them directly to a database to look for matches immediately.The crime-fighting tool is equipped with a 10k lens to hone in on prints, and white and ultraviolet beams to boost accuracy.The cutting-edge device works better in extreme heat ...

Young farmers are bringing new technology to Stokes County

STOKES COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — The number of farms in North Carolina continues to decline year after year.  One reason, the majority of the farmers in our state are past retirement age. Seventy-five percent are older than 65. But there are newcomers, like the owners of Saura Creek Farm in Stokes County.  The couple, who are in their e...

Tinder launches Explore section in India: Here are the details

Tinder has confirmed that it is introducing a new ‘Explore’ section in India, which will bring various new interactive experiences to the dating app. Users will now get more control, over the people they interact with, and will be able to navigate through profiles arranged by interest. Tinder’s new update will allow users to chat before they match ...

Facebook Announces 10,000 EU Jobs to Build ‘Metaverse’

Facebook on Monday announced plans to hire 10,000 people in the European Union to build the metaverse, a virtual reality version of the Internet that the tech giant sees as the future.Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been a leading voice in Silicon Valley hype around the idea of the metaverse, which would blur the lines between the physical world a...

Drivers tend to ignore these new car tech features

Cars are getting smarter. While you can’t buy a true self-driving car at a dealership, the vehicles that are available are still crammed full of the newest tech—even if some features are gimmicky. There’s just one problem: hardly anybody is actually using it. Many seasoned drivers remember their first car with cruise control, or air co...

Windows 11 File Explorer may slow down PCs

Windows 11, which has been released by Microsoft earlier this month, has a number of known issues that affect the performance of certain systems.One major issue affects AMD processors, which may see a performance drop by up to 15% on Microsoft's newest operating system. The situation worsened after the release of the first cumulative update for Win...