Thursday, January 19, 2017

Behind Wildlife Data: The Animals That Make Research Possible

Wildlife research is a story often told in numbers. Among population numbers, territory sizes and incident reports, the data resulting from field work is best understood in large figures and visualizations. Sometimes, however, a rare individual animal stands out for its significant contributions to conservancy. See also: Cyberpoaching: Why Hackers Pose a Deadly Threat to Endangered Animals Whether it's through years of data collection, repeated taggings, or sightings and unique movements, these individual animals give researchers a wealth of information about their entire species and the ways they interact with their environments. Were it not for these unique, reliable animals, our knowledge of the world's wildlife would be significantly behind where it is today. Read more... More about Research , Features , Conservation , Wildlife , and Tech

News;Schoolchildren in America forced to surrender their Facebook passwords

News;Schoolchildren in America forced to surrender their Facebook passwords A new law in the US state of Illinois will force schoolchildren to divulge their Facebook passwords in a bid to stamp out cyberbullying. The new measure, which came into force on...

Big Happy 5th Birthday Apple iPad

Big Happy 5th Birthday Apple iPad It’s hard to believe, but Apple’s all-conquering iPad is five years old today. Yes, on January 27, 2010, Steve Jobs unveiled the device we never knew we needed. Now it’s more popular than ever...

Yahoo confirms massive hack affecting 500 million accounts

At least 500 million Yahoo accounts have been hacked in a massive data breach, the company confirmed today. The hack itself, believed to be the biggest in history that the public knows about, took place in 2014. Yahoo Inc said they...

What you need to know about the Facebook privacy settings Changed TODAY.

What you need to know about the Facebook privacy settings Changed TODAY. Facebook’s new, updated privacy policy goes into effect today in Britain – and guess what, it’s not good news for anyone who values their privacy. There’s only one cast-iron...

A May-December Media Strategy Could Help Locally Focused Startups

In Silicon Valley, it’s sometimes easy to focus solely on social and other types of cutting-edge, digital advertising when advising startups on their marketing strategies. But these businesses can also amp up customer acquisitions by combining their Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest strategies with old-school, traditional-media marketing campaigns. Read More

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Instagram Hits 300million Users, Set to Launch Verification Badge for Celebs

Instagram has now reached 300million user, surpassing Facebook which has 284million users as at 3 weeks ago. Between Facebook’s 1.35 billion, Messenger’s 500 million, and WhatsApp’s 600 million users, Facebook has developed a jaw dropping mobile footprint. With growth steady, Instagram...

Apple iPhone 6 – Price and Specification

Apple has launched the iPhone 6 and there are two models, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Here we explain everything you need to know about the new smartphone. iPhone 6: release date You’ll be able to get your hands...

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