Fiber optics capture seismic signatures of the rose parade

Fiber optics capture seismic signatures of the rose parade
Seismic records showing vibrations caused by motorcycles driving back and forth during 2020 Rose Parade in Pasadena, California. Credit: Seismological Research Letters

Yes, there’s a prize for the most beautiful flower-filled float in the Rose Parade each year, but how about a prize for the most ground-shaking marching band? According to a new study, the 2020 honors go to the Southern University and A&M College, followed closely by the hometown Pasadena City College Honor band.

These bragging rights and other interesting signatures of the Rose Parade were captured by fiber optic telecommunications cables lying below the parade route. In Seismological

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The future smartphones of 2021

(Pocket-lint) – With the pace of smartphone evolution moving so fast, there’s always something waiting in the wings. No sooner have you spied the latest handset, that there’s anticipation for the next big thing.

Here we look at those phones that haven’t yet launched, the upcoming phones for 2021. We’ll be updating this list on a regular basis, with those device rumours we think are credible and exciting.

As for already-launched handsets, we’ve rounded up the best smartphones for 2021 elsewhere – those we consider to be the best across all platforms. If your budget is a little smaller, there

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Trump is looking past today’s Electoral College vote to Jan. 6

Electors from the key states that Joe Biden flipped in November cast their ballots for president Monday in the formal Electoral College process that will affirm Biden’s election as the 46th president of the United States.

The battleground states of Nevada, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Arizona, Michigan and Wisconsin all sealed election victories for Biden on Monday as electors for all 50 states and the District of Columbia met in each state.

California’s votes around 5 p.m. ET is expected to put Biden over the 270 total needed to win the White House.

Vermont’s three electors were the first to cast their

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Best laptop for 2021: Dell, HP, Microsoft, Apple, Acer, Lenovo and more

If, like many of us, you’re working from home or doing remote learning, this list can help you find the perfect new laptop to meet your needs. Whether you’re looking for a laptop for work, school, gaming or entertainment, you’ll find our top picks from the best laptop brands on the market: Apple, Dell, HP, Microsoft, Lenovo, Acer, Asus and more. 

We review a lot of laptops, so obviously not all of them are on this list. You can also read our recommendations for the best gaming laptops15-inch laptopstwo-in-one and Chromebooks, as well as

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Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G vs Huawei P40 Pro Plus

The importance of comparison and contrasting of mobile phones in the evolution of modification, development, improvement and technology shortly afterwards brings out the ultimate sources of the right case in point. Most likely while purchasing a particular subject under question. When there are hundreds and thousands of never ending purveyors, all selling their projects at varying selling prices with varying specs and features. For one instant, one brief comparison, the quality correspondence endeavours to clear a certain mobile phone’s worth over another phone.

With the expression of fresh relevance, one of our developer’s mobile device models, an avant-garde Huawei P40 … Read more