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Researchers show off a working light-based processor

The year has been chock-full of scientific breakthroughs, but the University of Colorado is determined to finish 2015 with a bang. Its researchers have created what they say is the first full-fledged processor to transmit data using light instead of electricity. The design isn't <i>entirely</i> photonic, …

I taught a computer to write like Engadget

That's my baby.<p>Raising a kid is the closest analog I've found to explain the pride and wonder I drew from training a neural network. But while my own son's development has taken years, I've been able to watch my artificial children mature in a matter of hours.<p>Neural networks are a type of machine …

What is Li-Fi and how is it 100 times faster than Wi-Fi?

Just as you thought 4G or 5G LTE would finish off Wi-Fi once and for all, Li-Fi appears on the scene to rock its status.<p>Wi-Fi has been great but it's …

Indians are downvoting apps to let companies know they disagree with them

For many people around the globe, it's now second nature to take to social networks to express opinions in times of political and cultural upheaval. …

This Device Lets You Feel In Virtual Reality

If you get hit in a video game, you feel it in real life. At least, this is the effect promised by a new technology developed by the Human-Computer …

See The FURIOUS 7 Shots That Used a VFX Paul Walker

Twitch bringing Bob Ross' The Joy of Painting back every Monday

Happy little accidents to continue<p>On Friday, Twitch's nine-day streaming marathon of Bob Ross' <i>The Joy of Painting</i> came to an end. More than 183,000 viewers watched the final episode of the PBS painting show being streamed. More than 5.6 million viewers total watched Bob paint last week, making …

Leaked Palantir Doc Reveals Uses, Specific Functions And Key Clients

Since its founding in 2004, Palantir has managed to grow into a billion dollar company while being very surreptitious about what it does exactly. Conjecture abounds. The vague facts dredged up by reporters confirm that Palantir has created a data mining system used extensively by law enforcement …

Surveillance

Begeek : Tech, Pop et Bons plans

Tech<p>Tesla, la société d'Elon Musk, vend des voitures électriques, principalement, mais aussi des batteries, des panneaux solaires et bien …

Technologie

14 Years After Decriminalizing All Drugs, Here's What Portugal Looks Like

In 2001, the Portuguese government did something that the United States would find entirely alien. After many years of waging a fierce war on drugs, …

Differences Between a Psychopath vs Sociopath

Society has conspired with Hollywood to put two seemingly-sexy psychology terms into our collective consciousness — psychopath and sociopath. …

Yamaha shows Motobot motorcycle-riding humanoid robot

Yamaha produced somewhat of a surprise at the Tokyo Motor Show today when it showed a motorcycle-riding robot. Unlike most two-wheeled debutants, …

Ghost Rider

Lithium Batteries | English

Following an IATA/ICAO decision to ban loose Lithium Metal batteries on passenger aircraft as from January 2015, DHL Express is unable to accept …

Une entreprise nomme un robot à son conseil d'administration

Une société d'investissements en capital risque de Hong-Kong vient de nommer un logiciel à son conseil d'administration. Sa mission: analyser les …

Logiciel

Google Search scratches its brain 500 million times a day

Google's search engine is powerful, but not all-knowing. Every month Google processes 100 billion queries, and typically returns results with microsecond speed. However, on a fairly regular basis, Google's search engine has to think a bit harder to render a result. On a daily basis, 15 percent of …

Quand le numérique s'attaque aux top models

<b>Avec sa technologie brevetée, Allure Systems propose aux e-commerçants du secteur du prêt-à-porter et de la mode de réaliser des shootings photo de</b> …

7 brilliant Android features Apple still needs to add to iOS

While the two mobile OSes have borrowed plenty of features from each other down the years, there are still some crucial differences - and still some …

What happens to astronaut poop? NASA finally has an answer

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is in the midst of the first-ever full year in space aboard the International Space Station, which naturally leads to …

Influence of Body Position on Defecation in Humans - SAKAKIBARA - 2010 - LUTS: Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms

LUTS: Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms<p>Volume 2, Issue 1<p>Influence of Body Position on Defecation in Humans<p>Ryuji SAKAKIBARA<p>Corresponding Author<p>Department …

Comparison of Straining During Defecation in Three Positions: Results and Implications for Human Health

1.<p>Gatewood WE: The mechanics of the colon. Northwest Med 29:1-7, 1930Google Scholar<p>2.<p>Connel AM, Hilton C, Irvine G, Lennard-Jones JE, Misiewicz JJ: …

3D Touch is what the long press should have been all along

It's going to happen, again and again. It has to happen. Today, Apple executives unveiled the new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus at the company's annual …

Le site hebdo.ch n'existe plus

En raison de la fin de la publication de L'Hebdo, le site internet du magazine n'est désormais plus accessible.<p>Les <b>archives papier</b> sont disponibles en …

'Talking like a parent' could be the best way to encrypt your emails

A security researcher from the Georgia Institute of Technology has invented an encryption system called "Open Book" that 'vaguifies' emails by …

Epic Privacy Browser, a secure chromium-based web browser that protects your privacy and browsing history | a free VPN privacy browser

Epic overview<p>Blocking tracking scripts and ads loads webpages as much as 25% faster than other browsers.<p>Epic is dedicated to protecting your privacy …

A new image format for the Web | WebP

WebP is a modern <b>image format</b> that provides superior <b>lossless and lossy</b> compression for images on the web. Using WebP, webmasters and web developers …

Web Development

Advanced Topics in Programming Languages: Java Puzzlers, Episode VI

The Live Reflection Madness

Newly Discovered Octopus Is So Darn Cute It Could Be Officially Named 'Adorable'

This tiny octopus looks as though it could be a character out of a Pixar movie. With large eyes, tiny flapping fins and a blob-like body, the octopus …