Sir Clive Sinclair, who died of cancer at the age of 81, was the inventor who brought pocket calculators and the first inexpensive and accessible miniature computers to British homes in the 1980s. For a few years it seemed to be the epitome of the new hi-tech and green-light Britain that the Conservative government was …

On Friday, the government of Karnataka tabled a bill in the assembly banning online gambling or betting in the state and providing for a maximum prison term of three years or a fine of up to Rs a lakh for any violation. The “Karnataka Police (Amendment) Bill 2021” was tabled in the assembly by Minister …

The Riverland Community College Theater and Music announced the fall productions on Thursday. This year’s plays will return to the Frank W. Bridges Theater, which has undergone several upgrades and improvements during the COVID hiatus. The season opens October 13 with “The SpongeBob Musical,” designed by Tina Landau with a book by Kyle Jarrow and …

This week, we’re exploring a few more technical aspects behind Bitcoin BSV and the lesser-known components under the hood that are of more interest to computer science students. We will talk about compilers, byte code and BSV as Computer. So if this is your cup of tea, get dressed, grab your shield and your sword, …

Sep 18, 2021 MUCH OF THE time, most people don’t think about the intricate choreography that makes modern shopping possible. Just click and wait – and not too long, watch out – for one or three packages to arrive at your doorstep. In recent months, however, global supply chains have come to the fore as …

By Matt Talhelm, WRAL reporter Smithfield, North Carolina – The global shortage of computer chips is not only delaying the delivery of new cars, appliances and electronic gadgets, but is also affecting the manufacturing industry in North Carolina. Production at Carolina Electronic Assemblers in Smithfield, which makes a line of components for electronic devices, can …

Sep 18, 2021 TIT IDEA that the spoils of the modern economy are unfairly distributed has become part of the public discourse in the rich world. A common villain is the growing class of wealth owners living off the income of capital rather than hard-earned wages, an explanation popularized by Thomas Piketty in his book, …

If you’re looking for an escape reading, the books recommended this week won’t help. But if you want a lucid and at times thrilling look at the state of the world today, sit straight in: we have books on the Mexican drug trade and America’s efforts to combat it (“The Dope” , by Benjamin T. …

Sir Clive Sinclair, inventor of the world’s first slim pocket calculator and founder of revolutionary consumer electronics company Sinclair Research, has passed away. A report in The Guardian says Sinclair’s death occurred at home, following a long illness. Sinclair Research was founded in 1973 but only rose to prominence in 1980 with the release of …

Ask Dave Taylor, a YouTube channel dedicated to consumer electronics and electronics reviews, which also has a question-and-answer tutorial website offering online help and customer technical support, recently answered the question on how to access the “In This Day” archive publications on Instagram stories and share them. The question came from an Instagram user who …