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Stephen Hawking Was a Living Metaphor for the Scientific Endeavor

If ever a human being seemed capable of living forever, that human was Stephen Hawking. In 1963, when Hawking was twenty-one, he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, the degenerative neurological disorder, and given three years to live; he died this past Wednesday, at the age of …

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Here's What's New On Netflix In January

Netflix has announced its list of January releases.<p>Among the lineup for Jan. is Tom Hank's "Cast Away," Oscar-nominated "Tinker, Tailor, Solider, Spy," and "Mean Girls."<p>The best addition is all 10 seasons of "Friends."<p><b>"Friends" (available 1/1)</b><br>Calling all Ross and Rachel fans. All 10 seasons of the …

Europa's Stunning Surface

The puzzling, fascinating surface of Jupiter’s icy moon Europa looms large in this newly-reprocessed color view, made from images taken by NASA's …

Game controller takes your real blood whenever you lose (update: suspended)

Forget playing games for cash -- if you <i>really</i> want to raise the stakes, try losing your actual blood when you lose in the virtual world. That's the concept behind Blood Sport, a crowdfunded project that modifies game controllers to drain your body when your character takes damage. Their …

Google Shopping adds to long list of depressing Black Friday statistics

Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and you know what that means.<p>It’s time for the annual ritual in which thousands and thousands of people drag their lawn chairs to the local Wal-Mart and camp out for hours and hours until the stores open. Then they trample each other in a rush to save a few …

The Only Way To Save Samsung's Dying Mobile Business

• <b>Samsung's smartphone shipments were down 8.2% on a year-over-year basis last quarter, according to IDC.</b> It was the only top-5 smartphone shipment that saw a contraction in smartphone shipments.• <b><br>The decline in phone shipments hit Samsung's bottom line.</b> Its profits were down 60% last quarter. That was …

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Meet the Dalek-looking security robot from Knightscope

Say hello to the K5 from California startup Knightscope, a five-foot tall, 300 pound autonomous security robot that has been in development for the …

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Five-year-old British boy becomes youngest ever qualified computer specialist

Ayan Qureshi from Birmingham is Microsoft’s youngest-ever certified computer specialist<p>A schoolboy has become the world's youngest qualified computer specialist after passing a Microsoft Windows exam at the age of just five.<p>Ayan Qureshi has only just started primary school, but passed the test at …

Walmart Stores Are Now Price-Matching Amazon.com

Black Friday is exactly two weeks away and the holiday season is just around the corner, which is causing the competition between retailers to intensify. Now Walmart executives are telling managers at its stores across the U.S. to price-match Amazon.com and other online retailers.<p>Greg Foran, the …

[1312.6721] Sensor Discovery and Configuration Framework for The Internet of Things Paradigm

Abstract: Internet of Things (IoT) will comprise billions of devices that can sense, communicate, compute and potentially actuate. The data generated …

Yes, In The Internet Of Everything, Things Will Have Passwords

Things would have no problem remembering passwords like "[email protected]" But even for things, passwords are less than ideal.<p>Looks like you've hit …

I've got a brand new photo on my blog today from my amazing t…

<b>I've got a brand new photo on my blog today</b> from my amazing trip to New Zealand earlier this year.<p><b>I was there to help coach in</b> <b>+Trey Ratcliff</b><b>'s FIRST New Zealand Adventure</b> (he's got another one coming up in February!)... and of course, we visited the amazing Milford Sound.<p><b>I hadn't processed this particular photo until last week</b>... it was sure fun to revisit that trip through images! New Zealand has been on my dream list most of my life... so it was a huge thrill to get to see it with my own …

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