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What's new on Hulu in January 2019  Windows Central · 1 hour
It's the return of Future Man. And other things not quite as advanced. This January we travel further into the future. Not just because it's a new month, and a new year, but because... more
Rhodium-catalyzed, P-directed selective C7 arylation of indoles  Science Magazine · 6 hours
The indole scaffold will continue to play a vital role in the future of drug discovery and agrochemical development. Regioselective direct arylation of indoles on the benzenoid moiety is a challenging task due to... more
Should you upgrade to the new HP Spectre x360 13?  Windows Central · 6 hours
Best answer: If you need the latest specifications, upgrade to the latest HP Spectre x360 13. HP: Spectre x360 13-ap0038nr ($350) Featuring a new design The late 2018... more
Porsche and BMW unveil EV charger that’s three times faster than Tesla’s  THE VERGE · 9 hours
A research group with members including Porsche and BMW has unveiled a new 450 kW charging station prototype in Germany (via New Atlas), which... more
9 smart gifts for a smarter home  TechCrunch · 9 hours
Smart home items make great gifts and what follows are some of the best. From faster Wifi to smart meat thermometers, there’s something here for everyone on your list. I use everything listed here... more
Orangutans can communicate about the past just like humans, new research finds  PHYS.ORG · 10 hours
The evolution of language converted a defenceless naked ape into a world-dominating force. It fundamentally transformed how humans transmit information and knowledge. A large... more
Are computer-aided decisions actually fair?  PHYS.ORG · 11 hours
Algorithmic fairness is increasingly important because as more decisions of greater importance are made by computer programs, the potential for harm grows. Today, algorithms are already widely used to determine credit scores, which can mean the difference between... more
CERN Open Days - Explore the future with us!  CERN · 14 hours
CERN Open Days - Explore the future with us! anschaef Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:35 Visit underground to the... more
Half of UK homes could get faster broadband  BBC · 20 hours
New research suggests that people have not taken up faster services, even though they are available. more
In search of missing worlds, Hubble finds a fast evaporating exoplanet  nanowerk · 23 hours
Astronomers have used Hubble to nab a second 'very warm' Neptune (GJ 3470b) that is losing its atmosphere at a rate 100 times faster than that... more
Medical News Today: What to know about HIV false-positives  MNT · 1 day
A false-positive HIV test occurs when a test incorrectly indicates that a person has contracted the virus. It can be stressful, and seeking support, taking another test, and learning the... more
Data use draining your battery? Tiny device to speed up memory while also saving power  nanowerk · 1 day
Researchers have discovered a new functionality in a two-dimensional material that allows data to be stored and retrieved... more
Time travel is possible – but only if you have an object with infinite mass  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
The concept of time travel has always captured the imagination of physicists and laypersons alike. But is it... more
Warmer winters mean more rain on the Svalbard archipelago  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
It's often said that the Arctic is one of the places most vulnerable to climate change. Temperatures are climbing faster there than anywhere else on the planet. Increasing winter temperatures... more
Indian ocean may be more disruptive to tropical climate than previously believed  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
The Indian Ocean played a far greater role in driving climate change during the last ice age than previously believed and may disrupt climate... more
Why one woman agreed to become an 'Immortal Corpse' for science  ABC NEWS · 1 day
National Geographic’s special-edition, single-topic issue on “The Future of Medicine” features the longest-in-the-making feature story for the magazine. more
How The Verge makes video reviews  THE VERGE · 1 day
Here at The Verge, we’ve been at this video thing for over seven years — from first looks at new devices to full-fledged, in-depth... more
OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition does indeed charge superfast - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Equipped with new "Warp Charge 30" technology, the special-edition OnePlus 6T juices up faster than the original. more
Indian ocean may be more disruptive to tropical climate than previously believed  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
The Indian Ocean played a far greater role in driving climate change during the last ice age than previously believed and may disrupt climate... more
Sorry mantis shrimp, the Dracula ant's snap-jaw is faster - CNET  CNET · 2 days
An enthralling ant beats the mantis shrimp to the punch with the fastest animal appendage known to science. more
Dracula ants possess fastest known animal appendage: The snap-jaw  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Move over, trap-jaw ants and mantis shrimp: There's a faster appendage in town. According to a new study, the Dracula ant, Mystrium camillae, can snap its mandibles at speeds of... more
Boron nitride and silver nanoparticles to help get rid of carbon monoxide emissions  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Russian chemists from NUST MISIS have developed a new hybrid catalyst for carbon monoxide oxidation consisting of hexagonal boron nitride and silver... more
Faster, cheaper test can help predict risk of metastasis in prostate cancer patients  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
A report describes a new assay to assess copy number alterations that is cheaper, faster, reproducible, and requires less tissue than other... more
Faster, cheaper test has potential to enhance prostate cancer evaluation  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
For men newly diagnosed with prostate cancer or patients previously treated, the risk of metastasis is a crucial determinant of whether to choose conservative management or undergo further... more
Dracula ants possess fastest known animal appendage: The snap-jaw  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Move over, trap-jaw ants and mantis shrimp: There's a faster appendage in town. According to a new study, the Dracula ant, Mystrium camillae, can snap its mandibles at speeds of... more
Google Duo 45 preps pinning favorite contacts, Data Saving mode, more [Gallery]  9to5Google · 3 days
Completing the trio of Google communication app updates in recent days is the latest version of Duo. Google Duo 45 preps a number of... more
Vivaldi is a unique Chromium-based browser you should try  Windows Central · 3 days
If you want to use a Chromium-based browser, there are already plenty of options other than Chrome, and Vivaldi is one of the best. With Microsoft Edge switching over to... more
How to turn off Xbox One video autoplay in Microsoft Store  Windows Central · 3 days
Disabling video autoplay in the Microsoft Store can mean faster, distraction-free browsing. The Xbox One's integrated Microsoft Store has undergone substantial changes since launch, recently bringing... more
The richer the reward, the faster you'll likely move to reach it  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
If you are wondering how long you personally are willing to stand in line to buy that hot new holiday gift, scientists say the... more
Magic Leap works best when it makes you question reality - CNET  CNET · 3 days
I trained Star Wars porgs, fought robot invaders in a living room and sat across a table with the future of AI. more
UN science panel chief calls for more action to curb warming  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
The head of the U.N.'s top science panel on climate change said Tuesday the world needs to "do more and faster" to prevent global warming on... more
UN science panel chief calls for more action to curb warming  ABC NEWS · 4 days
The head of the U.N.'s top science panel on climate change says the world needs to "do more and faster" to prevent global warming on a... more
This is the OnePlus 6T McLaren edition  THE VERGE · 4 days
Not content to end the year with just three different 6T options, OnePlus has announced a new special edition of the phone... more
Softbank invests in parking startup ParkJockey pushing valuation to $1 billion  TechCrunch · 4 days
Softbank continues to invest in the future of transportation — this time in ParkJockey, a startup that has built a technology platform aimed monetizing parking lots.... more
Instagram launches walkie-talkie voice messaging  TechCrunch · 4 days
You’d think Facebook would be faster at copying itself. Five years after Facebook Messenger took a cue from WhatsApp and Voxer to launch voice messaging, and four months after TechCrunch reported Instagram was testing its own walkie talkie... more
Microsoft may use AI for its Xbox gaming xCloud dream  Windows Central · 4 days
Xbox and Windows gaming is going to become the Netflix of interactive entertainment. Microsoft is looking at streaming as the future of Xbox and Windows gaming with xCloud.... more
A glimmer of hope for the world's coral reefs  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
The future of the world's coral reefs is uncertain, as the impact of global heating continues to escalate. However, according to a new study, the response of the Great Barrier... more
A glimmer of hope for the world's coral reefs  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
The future of the world's coral reefs is uncertain, as the impact of global heating continues to escalate. However, according to a study published today in Nature Climate Change, the... more
OnePlus 6T In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Becomes Faster With Use, Claims OnePlus  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
OnePlus claims that the latest OnePlus 6T “uses sophisticated algorithms to improve over time as they learn more about the way you unlock your phone.” more
State of Apple Watch in 2018  9to5Mac · 5 days
As I have done over the past few weeks, I am finishing up 2018 by looking at Apple’s various product lines to see how... more
'Ashen' publisher confirms Xbox Play Anywhere support is coming (update)  Windows Central · 7 days
The PC game store wars are heating up, with Epic Games firing off major salvos at last night's Game Awards. Xbox Play Anywhere seems to be among the... more
'Ashen' publisher confirms Xbox Play Anywhere support is coming (Updated)  Windows Central · 7 days
The PC game store wars are heating up, with Epic Games firing off major salvos at last night's Game Awards. Xbox Play Anywhere seems to be among the... more
How to check your Apple Pencil model number  9to5Mac · 7 days
Now that there’s multiple hardware revisions of Apple Pencil, you may need to know the model number in the future,... more
190: Google Hangouts, Google Allo death, and RCS ‘Chat’ | 9to5Google Daily  9to5Google · 1 week
Today we’ve got a catchup episode after the chaos of our reports on both Hangouts and Allo being shuttered, which Google confirmed. Also, a... more
US interstate highways need overhaul, says new report  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
The future of the US Interstate Highway System is threatened by a persistent and growing backlog of structural and operational deficiencies and by various looming challenges, such as the progress of automated... more
Being yelled at: Our brain on alert in a flash  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
What happens within the brain when it perceives a threatening signal, such as an aggressive voice? Researchers have studied brain activity during the processing of various emotional voices.... more
Fast storage material in neutron light  nanowerk · 1 week
Novel phase change memory materials can work a thousand times faster than current flash memory chips, while being significantly more durable. more
Nigeria's depleting fish stocks may pose a threat to regional security  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Sometime in the next year or two, Nigeria will become the seventh country to reach a population of 200m or more. It is still growing considerably... more
4K and HDR TVs have never been cheaper  Windows Central · 1 week
4K is the way of the future. Despite its slow consumer-level growth over the last five or so years, we're starting to see more and more 4K HDR content, and therefore, more... more
Researchers devise 3-D printer that can make energetic materials safer, more environmentally friendly  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Purdue University researchers have devised a method of 3-D printing that can produce energetic materials with fine geometric features faster and with... more
Best stands for your WMR headset  Windows Central · 1 week
As much as we would all like to be in virtual reality all the time, that's not exactly possible. So, when we're in the mundane world, we need a place to put our headset to keep... more
Greenland ice loss quickening  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Using a 25-year record of ESA satellite data, recent research shows that the pace at which Greenland is losing ice is getting faster. more
O2 services to be 'fully restored by early hours of Friday'  BBC · 1 week
The mobile phone company says its 3G service is already back and faster 4G data will be restored soon. more
Firefox is getting a native ARM64 version for Snapdragon PCs  Windows Central · 1 week
The future of Always Connected PCs is starting to take shape. Qualcomm today broke cover on the Snapdragon 8cx, a powerful new chip purpose-built for Windows 10 PCs.... more
Google Assistant launching personalized audio news feed w/ shorter stories & updates  9to5Google · 1 week
As smart speakers proliferate and enter people’s homes, voice as a platform continues to develop and mature. Google is now exploring the “future of... more
Sails make a comeback as shipping tries to go green  CBC · 1 week
As the shipping industry faces pressure to cut climate-altering greenhouse gases, tech companies are pitching futuristic... more
US interstate highways need overhaul, says new report  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
The future of the U.S. Interstate Highway System is threatened by a persistent and growing backlog of structural and operational deficiencies and by various looming challenges, such as the progress of automated... more
Microsoft Edge goes Chromium (and macOS)  TechCrunch · 1 week
The rumors were true: Microsoft Edge is moving to the open-source Chromium platform, the same platform that powers Google’s Chrome browser. And once that is done, Microsoft is bringing Edge to macOS, too. In addition, Microsoft... more
Young aphids piggyback on adult aphids to get to safety faster  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Young aphids may ride on the backs of adult aphids to get back to the safety of a host plant quicker, according to a new study. more
Greenland ice loss quickening  ESA · 1 week
Using a 25-year record of ESA satellite data, recent research shows that the pace at which Greenland is losing ice is getting faster. more
Prey gets hide-and-seek multiplayer mode next week  Windows Central · 1 week
Prey is about to get even better. The Prey reboot wasn't the resounding commercial success Bethesda hoped for, but that didn't rule out new content from the franchise in the future. A few months... more
2019 BMW M2 Competition: Even more performance and driving pleasure video - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
With more power, more grip, quicker acceleration and faster lap times, the M2 Competition proves to be an even better BMW M... more
Young aphids piggyback on adult aphids to get to safety faster  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Young aphids may ride on the backs of adult aphids to get back to the safety of a host plant quicker, according to an article published... more
Pixel gets memory updates, Waymo's self-driving service is go video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The Pixel's multitasking problems may be all over. Meanwhile, Uber and Lyft get competition thanks to Waymo's new ride-hailing service. All that, the city... more
Still a year away from launch, Meg Whitman and Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi keeps adding talent  TechCrunch · 1 week
Video won’t start rolling on Meg Whitman and Jeffrey Katzenberg’s new bite-sized streaming service with the billion dollar... more
Foldable phones of the future could use this super thin bendable glass - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The makers of Gorilla Glass gave us an exclusive look the ultra-thin bendable glass that could help protect the next... more
This foldable Gorilla Glass could shape the phones of the future - CNET  CNET · 1 week
An exclusive look at Corning's ultra-thin bendable glass that could help protect the next wave of foldable phones. more
This foldable Gorilla Glass glass could shape the foldable phones of the future - CNET  CNET · 1 week
An exclusive look at Corning's ultra-thin bendable glass that could help protect the next wave of foldable phones. more
Announcing Better Worlds: a science fiction project about hope  THE VERGE · 1 week
Contemporary science fiction often feels fixated on a sort of pessimism that peers into the world of tomorrow... more
Mechanism for turning skin cells into blood stem cells uncovered  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Researchers have succeeded in converting human skin cells into blood stem cells in an international collaboration project. "This is a first step on the way to generating fully... more
Reflecting antiferromagnetic arrangements  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
A team led by Rutgers University and including scientists from the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory has demonstrated an X-ray imaging technique that could enable the development of smaller, faster, and more robust electronics. more
Pindrop raises $90M to bring its voice-fraud prevention to IoT devices, and Europe  TechCrunch · 1 week
When it comes to how humans communicate with each other or with machines, voice is a major interface, with growth in the... more
LinkDesk’s Devices app for HomeKit lets you control smart accessories using ARKit  9to5Mac · 1 week
It’s no secret that Apple is incredibly bullish on the future of augmented reality, having introduced ARKit 2.0 as part of iOS 12. Now... more
Verizon is launching RCS Chat on the Pixel 3 on December 6th  THE VERGE · 1 week
Verizon has confirmed to The Verge that it will be launching RCS Chat on the Pixel 3 and 3 XL on December 6th. Only... more
Are these robots the future of warfare?  BBC · 2 weeks
The Ministry of Defence is carrying out its biggest ever exercise using autonomous vehicles in battle scenarios. more
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Orangutans can communicate about the past just like humans, new research finds
PHYS.ORG
Time travel is possible – but only if you have an object with infinite mass
PHYS.ORG
Dracula ants possess fastest known animal appendage: The snap-jaw
PHYS.ORG
iPhone XS Max beats Mate 20 Pro in speed test after Huawei was ‘confident’ it would outpace Apple’s flagship
9to5Mac
Researchers devise 3-D printer that can make energetic materials safer, more environmentally friendly
PHYS.ORG
Google Assistant launching personalized audio news feed w/ shorter stories & updates
9to5Google
Sails make a comeback as shipping tries to go green
CBC
LinkDesk’s Devices app for HomeKit lets you control smart accessories using ARKit
9to5Mac
Grimes’ latest song insists that simulation is the future
THE VERGE
Could 'Iron Man' style suit be the answer to the world's biggest nuclear challenge?
PHYS.ORG
The future of fighting cancer: Zapping tumors in less than a second
PHYS.ORG
AT&T predicted the Apple Watch in 1993; here’s what it predicts for the next 25 years
9to5Mac
TEDxCERN: A remarkable elephant in the room
CERN
Google is being vague with disclosure in early real-world Duplex calls
THE VERGE
Is the future of dog health in a DNA test?
PHYS.ORG
The power of the wobble: Finding exoplanets in the shifting of starlight
PHYS.ORG
More than H2O: Technology simultaneously measures 71 elements in water, other liquids
PHYS.ORG
Making classic games more approachable should be the norm
THE VERGE
Is it a bird? Is it a plane?
ESA
Toilets of the future must be designed with people in mind, not technology
PHYS.ORG
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