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Maria Bezaitis: The surprising need for strangeness

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This Video Explains Everything You Need to Know About Bitcoin in Three Minutes

What is a bitcoin? Like exactly? It's digital currency and it's been around for a while now so what's all the fuss these days? It's because more and …

The philosophy of the Higgs | Michael Krämer | Life & Physics

Many of the great physicists of the 20th century have appreciated the importance of philosophy for science. Einstein, for example, wrote in a letter …

What Google Glass And the Android Smartwatch Are Really All About

Google is getting closer to releasing Google Glass into the market. And we learned this week that Google’s Android team is working on a smartwatch.<p>Both these products are examples of Android-based wearable computing devices.<p>A fresh new religious war has broken out on the social networks about …

Microsoft's MixShape uses big data and clever visuals to craft the perfect Spotify playlist

Making a good mix for a party or workout is serious, time-consuming work, so why not throw some data analysis and computing power at the problem? MixShape takes Spotify’s vast music library and couples it with some heavy data analysis from The Echo Nest to give you a graphical representation of the …

Decide.com Raises $8M Series C For Its Price Predictions Engine; Will Expand To More Categories, Improve Data Mining & Mobile Apps

Shopping and comparison engine Decide.com, which offers suggestions as to not just what to buy but also <i>when</i>, is announcing today that it has raised $8 million in Series C funding, in a round led by Vulcan Capital. Also participating were existing investors, Maveron and Madrona Venture Group.<p>As a …

James Cameron donates Deepsea Challenger submarine to science

James Cameron has donated the one-man submarine within which he descended to the bottom of the planet's deepest chasm last year to the largest …

Announcing Forecast

By Adam Grossman on .<p>We’re extremely excited to announce the launch of Forecast, a new global weather service.<p>About a year ago, we released a little …