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How Kubernetes can reduce cloud complexity

A while ago I declared Kubernetes the winner in the container orchestration wars. Although I love being right, many...

Apr 30 · 37 sec read >

Writing server-side code in Azure Cosmos DB

Azure Cosmos DB, Microsoft’s cloud-scale distributed database, is designed to offer the APIs and the storage model you need...

Apr 30 · 15 sec read >

New polymer films conduct heat instead of trapping it

Engineers have flipped the picture of the standard polymer insulator, by fabricating thin polymer films that conduct heat —...

Apr 30 · 10 sec read >

Patterns of compulsive smartphone use suggest how to kick the habit

Researchers conducted in-depth interviews to learn why we compulsively check our phones.

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For low-income countries, climate action pays off by 2050

A new study shows that beyond the benefits of reduced extreme weather in the long term, global mitigation efforts...

Apr 30 · 7 sec read >

New charge transfer and separation process

Scientists have discovered a new charge transfer and separation process named Twisted Intramolecular Charge Shuttle (TICS), paving a new...

Apr 30 · 8 sec read >

Magma is the key to the moon’s makeup

For more than a century, scientists have squabbled over how Earth’s moon formed. Now researchers say they may have...

Apr 30 · 4 sec read >

The FCC wants to roll out ‘improved broadband’ to over 106,000 rural homes and businesses by 2028

Back in January of 2018, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced a proposal that could have allocated over $500 million...

Apr 29 · 9 sec read >

Marriott will launch ‘Homes & Villas’ to compete with Airbnb

Marriott, the world’s largest hotel chain, will be launching its own home sharing division according to reports from the...

Apr 29 · 9 sec read >

Burger King will launch its meat-free ‘Impossible Whoppers’ nationwide by the end of 2019

As we reported earlier this month, Burger King has been market testing its meat-free “Impossible Whoppers” for several weeks...

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