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jeudi 19 juillet 2018, 18:50
At the AAAS 2018 conference, Loon's Sal Candido shared this video aid when the time came to explain how Project Loon functions. 'The team back in Mountain View knows presentations aren't my strength.' Project Loon, the Internet-delivering balloon system that grew out of...
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Enlarge / A sign for the Sinclair Broadcast buildings seen on October 12, 2004 in Hunt Valley, Maryland. (credit: Getty Images | William Thomas Cain) The Federal Communications Commission has voted unanimously against approving Sinclair Broadcast Group's acquisition of...
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Enlarge / Don't expect this to be the setting for a survival-style battle on an ever-shrinking map anytime soon. The stratospheric success of games like Fortnite and Playerunknown's Battlegrounds in the past year has led to a wave of copycat battle royale survival games...
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Enlarge / Do you want GATTACA? Because this might be how we get GATTACA. (credit: Columbia Pictures) Below you’ll find the third and final installment of my interview with medical geneticist Robert Green about the promise and pitfalls that could lie in reading out your...
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Enlarge Coming soon to a smartphone near you: it's Gorilla Glass 6, the latest version of Corning's ubiquitous smartphone display cover. Gorilla Glass typically sits between the display and the outside world, protecting your precious pixels from damage. Lately,...
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Enlarge (credit: michael) One of the things that to me sums up the utter futility of existence and the inevitability of humanity's eventual extinction is the fact that the world is slowing down. About every 18 months or so, the Earth takes about a second longer to rotate on ...
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Enlarge (credit: University of Basel) The University of Basel has dozens of ancient papyrus texts in its collection, but one has been known for centuries as the Basel Papyrus. The 2,000-year-old work has been in the university’s collection since the 1500s, when it was...
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(credit: Comcast) Comcast is abandoning its attempt to purchase 21st Century Fox properties, the cable company announced today. 'Comcast does not intend to pursue further the acquisition of the 21st Century Fox assets,' Comcast said in a statement. That doesn't mean Comcast ...
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Simple robots have been part of chemistry for years. (credit: Greg Russ) Chemistry is a sort of applied physics, with the behavior of electrons and their orbitals dictating a set of rules for which reactions can take place and what products will remain stable. At a very...
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mercredi 18 juillet 2018, 23:32
Almond milk (credit: Amazing Almonds) The US Food and Drug Administration seems to have soured on nondairy milk-alternative products that use the term “milk” in their marketing and labeling—like popular soy and almond milk products. In a talk hosted by Politico, FDA...
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Enlarge / Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook Inc., holds his phone after the morning session at the Allen & Co. Media and Technology Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, on Friday, July 13, 2018. (credit: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty...
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Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have another round of deals to share. We'll be honest: the Dealmaster is still a bit woozy from the flurry of deals Amazon Prime Day threw at him. But today is a new day, which means there are new deals to...
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The Rotem 'suicide drone' in action. In early July, Israel Aerospace Industries demonstrated the Rotem UAS—a proof-of-concept quadcopter drone capable of providing both airborne surveillance and an explosive punch. The lightweight drone, which can be carried in a...
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(credit: Lawrence Berkeley Labs) When you install rooftop solar panels, the electricity you create cuts into the amount of electricity the utility must provide to meet your needs. Add up the reduced demand of all the homes with solar panels, and you've got a pretty sizable...
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Blue Origin live video With its ninth flight test, the New Shepard launch system put on quite a show on Wednesday morning. Flying from West Texas, the rocket and spacecraft ascended toward space before separating after about 2 minutes and 40 seconds. Then, three minutes...
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USB Type-C, the most exciting boring connector in the industry right now. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Future generations of virtual reality headsets for PCs could use a single USB Type-C cable for both power and data. That's thanks to a new standardized spec from the...
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Enlarge / Don't you know that your DNA is toxic? (credit: Jive Records) Today we present the second installment of my interview with medical geneticist Robert Green about the promises and pitfalls that could lie in reading out your full genome. Part one ran yesterday—so...
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Enlarge A Star Citizen backer who went to small claims court seeking a refund of $4,496 he had put toward the long-delayed crowdfunded space sim has seen his case dismissed. Ken Lord, a data scientist from Colorado, had been a massive Star Citizen backer since the game...
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Enlarge / The Google search app on an Android portable device on February 5, 2018. (credit: Getty Images | NurPhoto ) The European Commission today fined Google $5.05 billion (€4.34 billion) for violating EU antitrust rules, saying that 'Google has imposed illegal...
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Enlarge (credit: Walmart) Walmart may be the next giant to enter the video streaming wars, according to a report from The Information. The retailer is reportedly considering launching its own video streaming service to battle Netflix and Amazon Prime Video. But Walmart...
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