Jeremy Stuckhardt

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Social media data 'could be used against you'

<b>Pictures posted on social media could be "used against you" decades later, a senior executive at a technology giant has warned.</b><p>Social media brought great benefits but the public had yet to understand the full implications of living under "permanent scrutiny", he told BBC News.<p>"It's about being able …

Social Media

Arduino's new 3D printer lets you modify just about everything

If you're a fan of Arduino's tinker-friendly approach to computing, you'll be glad to hear that it's now extending that open philosophy to 3D printers. The company has teamed up with Sharebot to unveil the Materia 101, a small (5.5 inches by 4 inches) printer that's built to be both friendly to …

The US is ready to redefine “television” to include the internet

The US Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to treat certain online video services like cable and satellite TV providers.<p>The move would help the online services get cheaper access to major network programming and could allow them to become stronger competitors to the dominant …

Net Neutrality

3D-printed dress lets you wear your heart(beat) on your sleeve

The Synapse dress integrates Intel's Edison chip and a range of sensors to show on the outside what the wearer is feeling within.<p>Anouk Wipprecht's creations aren't your ordinary, run-of-the-mill couture; instead, they blend fashion and technology in fascinating ways to create some truly innovative …

The Brain

Facebook boasters more likely to be in rocky relationships

Before you let yourself ooze with jealousy over your friend who’s always posting photographs of herself lovingly gazing into her boyfriend’s eyes, consider the results of a new study published in the journal <i>Personality and Social Psychology</i>.<p>Researchers found that on days “when people felt more …

6 Sky Events This Week: Cosmic Swan and Eagle Take Flight

Human Journey<p>A wide-field image of the Eagle Nebula, located in the constellation of Serpens, the Serpent. Courtesy of T. A. Rector (NRAO/AUI/NSF and NOAO/AURA/NSF) and B. A. Wolpa (NOAO/AURA/NSF)<p><b>A trove of celestial treasures—including the chance to track down a cosmic swan and eagle—come</b> …

The Cosmic Accident of Life: Alan Lightman on Dark Energy, the Multiverse, and Why We Exist

Questions like why our world exists and what nothing is have occupied minds great and ordinary since the dawn of humanity, and yet for all our scientific progress, they continue to do so, yielding only hypotheses rather than concrete answers. But there is something immutably heartening in the …

Space Combat Won't Look At All Like 'Star Wars'

PBS explains the physics of space skirmishes<p>If humanity brings war into space, what will those battles look like? Well, if our understanding of physics is anything close to correct, they won’t look at all like <i>Star Wars</i>. In this six minute clip by PBS Digital Studios, host Joe Hanson explores the …

Physics

Interesting Engineering

Engineering

What Are The $10+ Billion Big Industries Of The Future?

<i>Answer by Balaji Viswanathan, Founder of Belimitless.co, on Quora,</i><p><b>Sharing Economy</b>: There are 100s of things that we have, but don’t use it all the time (home, car, office, bike). Sharing economy refers to someone else using it while you are not using. This is already a billion dollar industry (led …

FLOYD MAYWEATHER: The Outrageous Ways The World's Highest-Paid Athlete Spends His Money

He's also one of the sport's all-time great characters. He's the highest-paid athlete in the world, and he acts like it.<p>He'll make $32 million alone for this weekend's fight against Marcos Maidana.<p>He's one of the only athletes in the world who can afford to travel with stacks of hundred-dollar …