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The Higgs Boson Explained in Layman's Terms

<i>How can you explain Higgs Boson to a layman? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Richard Muller, professor of physics at UC Berkeley, author of Now: The Physics of Time, on Quora.</b><p>In the theory …

Facebook launches Marketplace to rival eBay, Gumtree and Craigslist

<b>Facebook has launched a Marketplace feature to let people buy and sell items locally, in a move that could rival sites like eBay and Craigslist.</b><p>The new feature will debut in the US, the UK, Australia and New Zealand, the firm said in a blog post.<p>A smartphone app will be made available in the next …

Huawei was allegedly Google's first pick for Pixel, not HTC

There’s no doubt that Huawei can create some high quality devices. After all, the Nexus 6P is a very well-regarded handset throughout the Android community, and the company has seen success in markets all over the world. But not in the US.<p>Now a source that’s allegedly close to the situation has …

A Drone Accidentally Captured These Two Newlyweds and The Photo is AH-MAZE-ING

They found one another, but now the Internet is on the hunt to find them! When filmmaker Brandon Li sent his drone up over Hong Kong to capture some sunset shots, he ended up shooting something far more romantic — a bride and groom lying on a rooftop, basking in their newlywed bliss. The craziest …

Apple launches Apple Pay payment service in Russia | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Apple Inc launched its Apple Pay software in Russia on Tuesday as the U.S. technology firm extends the global reach of its payment service.<p>A man uses an iPhone 7 smartphone to demonstrate the mobile payment service Apple Pay at a cafe in Moscow, Russia, October 3, 2016. …

Xiaomi strengthens offline presence in India as it eyes market share

Xiaomi took India by storm when it entered the country with its low-cost and durable smartphones in 2014. In the two years since, it has become one …

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