Concurrent Technologies Corp. to open Center for Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing – Pittsburgh Business Times

Concurrent Technologies Corp. of Johnstown announced Friday that it had created the Center for Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing. The center will work on issues surrounding the manufacturing of small modular reactors and advanced reactors that will be built in the coming decade; they provide different challenges than the traditional light water reactor systems.

Source: Concurrent Technologies Corp. to open Center for Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing – Pittsburgh Business Times

Here’s the easiest way to avoid malware on an Apple device

Malware targeting Apple smartphones and tablets is on the rise – here’s the simplest way to avoid it.

What’s the easiest way to sidestep malware? Avoid purchasing a jailbroken device.

Jailbreaking removes software restrictions on iOS-based devices, allowing root access to the operating system. This permits the installation of apps, themes and extensions that aren’t found in Apple’s official App Store.

Source: Here’s the easiest way to avoid malware on an Apple device

Dead Satellites Could Be Blasted Out of Orbit With Powerful Magnetic Beams

Ready, aim, fire.

One scientist is working on a novel solution for knocking dead, broken satellites out of orbit so they can’t cause any damage to other spacecraft: a magnetic grappling beam.

The same technology could also be used to keep groups of new satellites in orbit, according to experts, which might one day enable us to combine packs of satellites flying in formation to create giant telescopes.

Source: Dead Satellites Could Be Blasted Out of Orbit With Powerful Magnetic Beams

Why the Sirius Investment in Pandora Is a Win-Win Situation – Nasdaq.com

Pandora’s Friday morning announcement that it had secured a $480 million investment  from Sirius XM and agreed to sell its ticketing unit.

What’s in it for Sirius XM

Sirius XM has done well with its existing satellite radio subscription business, generating $5 billion in revenue and $746 million in net income in 2016. The company had 31.6 million subscribers at the end of Q1 of 2017, and expects to add 1.3 million paying subscribers in 2017.

Read more: http://www.nasdaq.com/article/why-the-sirius-investment-in-pandora-is-a-win-win-situation-cm801402#ixzz4jZ3Jjewx

Source: Why the Sirius Investment in Pandora Is a Win-Win Situation – Nasdaq.com

Harley Recall List 2017: 57,000 Motorcycles By Harley-Davison After Oil Leak Leads To 2 Accidents, 1 Injury

According to USA Today, Harley-Davidson’s most recent recall affects approximately 57,000 motorcycles sold in around the world, with at least 46,000 sold in the United States. The company reportedly recalled the bikes due to an oil line that can come loose. If this happens, there is the potential for oil to leak in the path of the rear tire.

Source: Harley Recall List 2017: 57,000 Motorcycles By Harley-Davison After Oil Leak Leads To 2 Accidents, 1 Injury

Leonardo Da Vinci’s 500-year-old human flying machine design brought to life in new exhibition – Mirror Online

For the first time, 100 machines invented by the acclaimed Italian Renaissance-era mastermind have been brought to life using plans he drew himself.

A few of the 500-year-old designs, such as the bird-like human aeroplane, were created at life-size scale.

Source: Leonardo Da Vinci’s 500-year-old human flying machine design brought to life in new exhibition – Mirror Online