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Don't Panic, but Physicists in Australia Just Proved Reality Doesn't Exist

Quantum physics is weird.<p>Get ready to have your mind blown. According to an experiment led by two physicists in Australia, reality doesn’t exist. …

Quantum Mechanics

Scientists discovered an absurdly easy way to seem convincing

Over the holidays it's best to avoid any arguments, whenever possible. But if you can't, you may want to bring some scientific ammunition for your side of the discussion.<p>It turns out that if you want to convince someone that your explanation for something is the best way to explain it, you might …

How to Get People to Say Yes to What You Want, According to Science | Inc.com

The ability to persuade others is a valuable skill. It can translate into making a huge sale, convincing people to follow your leadership, getting a raise, or countless other successes in the business realm. In your personal life, it can mean winning over a partner, well-behaved children who do as …

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Ultra-Cheap Chromebook Laptops Are Killing it This Year

Google’s line of Internet-dependent Chromebooks are increasingly growing out of their niche market. The laptops are expected to sell 7.3 million …

Google Drops Cloud Computing Prices By Up To 30 Percent, Launches Preemptible Instances

Google today announced yet another round of price cuts for its cloud computing platform, as well as a new instance type that will allow businesses to save even more on some of their cloud computing tasks.<p>Today’s cuts focus on the Compute Engine side of the service and include cuts of up to 30 …

AMD CEO: Windows 10 will launch ‘at the end of July’

AMD CEO Lisa Su appears to have revealed a much more specific launch timeframe for Windows 10. If the executive is correct, Microsoft will debut Windows 8’s successor in just three months.<p>During an earnings call last week, Su stated the following:<p>What we also are factoring in is, you know, with the …

Apple partners with IBM on new health data analysis

Apple is part of a collective formed by IBM to develop new technology that will help health care companies analyze patient data collected from millions of wearable Apple devices.<p>IBM on Monday unveiled Watson Health Cloud, a cloud-based platform that will allow health researchers to not only store …

Medical Technology

A timelapse project with DSLR, Raspberry Pi, Eye-Fi and gphoto2

I needed something to make a time lapse movie of a construction. The basic requirements were:<p>I had done one time lapse project with a GoPro Hero2 and …

Waiting for the End of the World: ‘Fallout’ and the Lure of the Apocalypse

<i>Editor’s note: This post was originally published in March 2015. We’ve selected it as one of the posts we’re republishing for our 10th anniversary</i> …

Player completes Fallout 3 in new record time

In the time it takes most of us to get ready in the morning, one speedrunner completed Bethesda's massive open-world RPG.<p>By clipping through walls …

I Had ‘Fallout 3’’s Tranquility Lane Dream Sequence Interpreted by a Holistic Therapist

It's one of gaming's most memorable moments, but what will an expert make of Bethesda's not-so-serene scene?<p>The desolate and barren wasteland of post-apocalyptic Washington, D.C. is the second most harrowing locale in <i>Fallout 3</i>. The first? Tranquility Lane.<p>Against the death, destruction and …

An unlikely hack lands Edward Snowden in the White House

Google Maps lists 'Edwards Snow Den' shop at home of the president<p>After turning up as a sculpture in Brooklyn Park and making an appearance on <i>Last Week Tonight with John Oliver</i>, Edward Snowden has finally returned home. In fact, if you look at Google Maps right now, it appears he's marched all the …

Apple’s new Music app arrives in iOS 8.4 beta

Apple just delivered a huge update to users with the release of iOS 8.3 last week, now it’s giving developers a preview of it’s upcoming redesign of the Music app with iOS 8.4 beta 1.<p>The new iOS 8.4 beta is available now in the iOS Dev Center and includes new Music app with an all-new design that …

After comparing Apple to Hitler, Chinese company reveals Le Superphone

'Hello US'<p>Two weeks ago, to build buzz for the Android smartphone it announced today, Chinese tech company Letv turned to Hitler. A poster teasing the phone shows Hitler giving the Nazi salute while wearing an armband marked with the Apple logo. Apple, explained Letv CEO Jia Yueting in an …

Pandora Radio adds Apple Watch app for remote music control, favoriting songs, more

The WWDC keynote has come and gone. Apple announced a lot of exciting changes to iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS. I can’t wait to see what developers can do with all of the new APIs, and how these products are refined ahead of their fall releases. Be sure to stay on 9to5mac.com this summer to follow …

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