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Electron (or ‘hole’) pairs may survive effort to kill superconductivity

The emergence of unusual metallic state supports the role of ‘charge stripes’ in the formation of charge-carrier pairs essential...

Jun 16 · 5 sec read >

Beyond Queen’s stomp-stomp-clap: Concerts and computer science converge in new research

New research suggests how to get large numbers of people engaged in participating during a live performance like a...

Jun 16 · 7 sec read >

Artificial nose identifies malignant tissue in brain tumours during surgery

An artificial nose developed in Finland helps neurosurgeons to identify cancerous tissue during surgery and enables the more precise...

Jun 16 · 4 sec read >

ThinkGeek.com is shutting down, consolidating with parent company GameStop

Geek culture retailer ThinkGeek is shutting down its online store, consolidating its product lines with parent company GameStop.

Jun 15 · 3 sec read >

GPS outage could cost $1 billion per day, study finds

A state-sponsored study into the use of GPS in the US can answer that question. In the first day,...

Jun 15 · 10 sec read >

The first USB4-supported devices could arrive in late 2020

Back in March, we reported on the announcement of USB4: an upcoming USB standard based on Thunderbolt. It’s set...

Jun 14 · 7 sec read >

Facebook’s Habitat generates photorealistic homes to teach AI agents real-world navigation skills

The simulation is called Habitat. The researchers published a paper on it back in April with Cornell University, but...

Jun 14 · 7 sec read >

US adults are increasingly reaching for their smartphones to access the Internet

Americans of all ages are increasingly likely to go online using their smartphone. According to a new Pew Research...

Jun 14 · 10 sec read >

Steam’s ‘Remote Play’ feature lets you access your game library away from home

As game streaming services continue to make waves in the tech industry, many companies are starting to lean into...

Jun 14 · 10 sec read >

BenQ is adding an ePaper mode to its new monitors

BenQ this summer will launch two monitors with a rather unique feature. The BenQ GL2480 and the GL2780, 24-inch...

Jun 14 · 6 sec read >