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Wild new theory says Earth may actually be two different planets

A new theory says Earth is made of two planets, rather than just one. Apparently, our planet is the result of a collision that helped map the course …

Einstein's Mass-Energy Equation Inadequate, Claims Indian Researcher

Einstein's mass-energy equation (E=mc^2) is inadequate as it has not been completely studied and is only valid under special conditions, an Indian …

Physics

Smart Spoon Helps Parkinson's Patients Feed Themselves

GYENNO spoon is a robotic aid for people with tremors.<p>Being able to feed yourself is a daily freedom many people take for granted, but for people with neurological conditions causing tremors, the essential activity can be a huge source of frustration and shame.<p>Enter GYENNO's Smart Spoon, a …

Creating a WebGL Game with Unity 5 and JavaScript

<i>This article was peer reviewed by Nilson Jacques Collins, Marc Towler and Matt Burnett. Thanks to all of SitePoint’s peer reviewers for making</i> …

Sikkim Winter Carnival to Begin on Jan 23

Sikkim’s showpiece tourism event, the Sikkim Winter Carnival will be celebrated as Red Panda Winter Carnival.<p>Poster of the rechristened Winter …

MIT's insane new app lets you 'edit' reality - The Kernel

The future promised by the Internet of Things still feels like it’s a long way away. But when (and if) it arrives, the Swiss army knife for fiddling …

Internet of Things

India hits 1 billion mobile phone users

The Indian phone market made a 0.7 percent increase from September to October, vaulting the nation over the 1 billion user threshold to 1.03 billion users. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India just released this information yesterday, making India the second country in the world to reach this …

Mobile

The BoomStick makes any wired headphones sound better

A $99 dongle for your ears<p>Most of us would like our music to sound better, even if we're not willing to do much about it. The only real solution — buying better headphones — costs money, and picking the right ones takes time and effort. That's why a new company called BoomCloud 360 created the …

Sikkim Democratic Front completes 21 years, 5 facts about the Party and its leader

1. Pawan Kumar Chamling founded the Sikkim Democratic Front<p>2. Pawan Kumar Chamling is the fifth and incumbent chief minister of Sikkim<p>3. He governed …

Sikkim Governor calls on Dr Jitendra

Latest News, India, Bengal News, Breaking News, Opinion, Bollywood News, Cricket, Football

The elevation of senior advocate Indu Malhotra as a Supreme Court judge has triggered a new controversy, with the Centre not clearing the name of …

10 Top Programming Languages For Learning To Code

Everyone wants to learn how to code, but what is the best entry point? Here are 10 top ways to check "programming" off your skills life-list.<p>1 of …

Is Gates's 'Breakthrough Energy Coalition' a nuclear spearhead?

Last week a new billionaires club strode into COP21 in Paris promising big money for 'clean energy': the Breakthrough Energy Coalition. But most of …

How my startup lost Rs15 lakh and shut down before its first anniversary

I thought I would make millions of dollars through my startup, but I failed miserably.<p>I had read amazing stories of startups like Flipkart and Zomato, but nobody told me that 90% of new companies fail within two years of taking their initial steps.<p>I failed in my first year.<p>I sometimes feel cheated, …

Startups

New Analysis: The Most Hackable Programming Language Is Hands-Down PHP

Java and the .NET family get high marks while web languages lag.<p>Based on code analyses and scans of 50,000 different applications written within the past 18 months, cloud security firm Veracode has compiled a list of the most and least secure programming languages. Software engineers won't find it …

Computer Science

The 2015 Christmas List of Best STEM Toys for your little nerds and nerdettes

My 8 year old (recently 7, they grow so fast) asked recently, "are we nerds yet?" Being a nerd doesn't have the negative stigma it once did. A nerd …

Russia prepares for nuclear war: 'Doomsday' plane could be ready to launch in TWO WEEKS

Share Email Comments<p>A RUSSIAN ‘Doomsday’ plane which is used in the event of nuclear war and is ‘invisible’ could be ready to launch in the next TWO …

Hillary Clinton

Rudy discusses Skill India with Sikkim CM

Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy discussed various issues relating to effective implementation of Skill India mission in Sikkim with the state's …

That "Mysterious Object" on a Collision Course with Earth Just Burned In Our Atmosphere

I wasn’t worried. Were you worried?<p>The Earth’s most infamous hunk of space trash, a rather-large object by the apt-name of WT1190F, has been …

Pi-TopCEED Is A $99 Desktop Computer For Makers

After the sweating toil of transforming a hardware prototype into an actual shipping product, the makers of a $299 kit laptop called Pi-Top are crowdfunding their next project. And this time they’re aiming to package the low cost Raspberry Pi microcomputer into a far more affordable form factor. …

Raspberry Pi