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“I’ve been working on a new electronic cash system that’s fully peer to peer, with no trusted third party.” These are the words of Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious creator of Bitcoin, in...
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To say initial coin offerings have “exploded” is, for once, to use the word justifiably. Buyers put $256 million into them in 2016, $5.5 billion in 2017, and more than...
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FREDERICTON A New Brunswick member of Parliament is calling for a federal study to take a closer look at the state of Canada s endangered whales. Karen Ludwig, the...
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On the latest episode of the Original Content podcast , we review the first season of the new show, which finds the Robinson family once again sent into space, facing...
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Researchers of Eindhoven University of Technology and fiber broadband equipment supplier Genexis have developed data transmission techniques that can double or even triple the data transmission capacity of existing fiber...
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Close In a paper published in Profession, the Modern Language Association s journal about modern languages and literatures, a Saint Louis University professor discusses how he uses video games to...
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Brown University researchers have shown that the effects of external strain on a catalyst depend on the internal strain exerted by chemical reactants. That new theoretical framework could be useful...
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A new systems biology model that mimics the process of wood formation allows scientists to predict the effects of switching on and off 21 pathway genes involved in producing lignin,...
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A new computer programme developed by scientists at the Universities of Edinburgh and Glasgow can assess whole brain deterioration and help predict cognitive function after stroke up to ten times...
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This February 2018 image made available by NASA on Thursday, April 19, 2018 shows the Lagoon Nebula, about 4, 000 light years away from the Earth, with the star Herschel 36 at...
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LOS ANGELES A committee of the Los Angeles City Council has approved an environmental review exemption for a tunnel that Elon Musk wants to dig to test a novel...
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“We’re a DNS and [Internet] traffic management technology company. We sit in a critical path. Companies point domains at our platforms, ” company CEO and co founder Kris Beevers told TechCrunch. That...
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That is, until the cloud changed everything. Suddenly, there was increasing overlap in the skills required for software engineering and operations, as well as a greater need for collaboration between...
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Close A new microchip technology capable of optically transferring data could solve a severe bottleneck in current devices by speeding data transfer and reducing energy consumption by orders of magnitude,...
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The Silurians are a species of lizard like creature that appeared in the cult science fiction TV show Dr. Who. They achieved industrial expertise about 450 million years ago, long before...
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The free app live streams 15 minute quiz shows throughout the week to millions of viewers, with a pot of money available to split between winners. People have taken home anything from...
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Reddit doesn’t have the best reputation. Between the sexism ,   racism , and general harassment  levied by and toward users daily,  the internet’s “front page” might also be its most toxic....
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Although pricing at the midpoint of its proposed range allowed Pivotal to raise $555 million. Its public company market cap exceeded $3 billion. The enterprise cloud computing company has been...
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Imagine you’re heading out for a dinner date. You’re hungry and left enough time to get there and not be late, but when you step outside you find that conditions...
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A new University of Kansas research effort featured in the current edition of Integrative Biology has resulted in a low cost, reliable blood test that uses a small plastic chip about...