Anthony Nassar

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Here Are (Approximately) 3000 Free Data Sources You Can Use Right Now

If you need data about government activity, the welfare of Mother Earth and her children, finance, economies, industry, weather and climate, or any of a myriad of social and scientific concerns, you can get it right now, free of charge.<p>Thousands of municipal, state, and national governments now …

European Union

DeepMind has started paying to put PhD students through Oxford

The London-based AI lab — acquired by Google in 2014 for £400 million— has been quietly funding PhDs since at least last October, a LinkedIn search suggests.<p>It is one of several organisations offering to sponsor 15 students through Oxford PhDs (or DPhils as Oxford refers to them) from October 2017 …

Artificial Intelligence

18 picnic recipes perfect for (fairly good) weekend weather

From homemade custard tarts to halloumi salads. Here's to how take your picnic basket to the next level.<p>As the weather brightens up, summer clothes …

Walter White Not Dead? Bryan Cranston Drops Crazy 'Breaking Bad' Hint In CNN Interview

No. Way.<p>Just when "Breaking Bad" fans were (SPOILER ALERT!) finally starting to come to terms with the death of Walter White, actor Bryan Cranston suggested that maybe the show's finale wasn't as final as it seemed.<p>“I’m going to ask you, really, seriously, I wasn’t so sure that you died, I really …

The artificial leaf that could power the world

As Daniel Nocera gazed down on one of his experiments in what has come to be known as the "holy grail" of energy research, his response was to shrug:<p>"Oh, that can't be right."<p>It was a glass of tap water with a thumb-sized strip of silicon floating in it. When he held the glass up to the light, the …

17 Emerging Energy Technologies That Will Change The World

<i>Policy Horizons Canada worked with futurist and data visualizer Michell Zappa of Envisioning to produce a report called MetaScan 3: Emerging Technologies and accompanying infographics. We are reproducing the summary for emerging energy technologies.</i><p>We have included predictions based on consultation …

Energy

How I Android – At the Gym

Technology has made our lives a lot easier, and as our understanding of the human body has increased, we now know and understand the need for a healthy diet and regular exercise, along with exactly how to go about it. On the flip side, having the world at our fingertips has also contributed to …

Google Play

A 3-D Printer That Uses the Sun to Create Glass Objects Out of Sand

Marcus Kayser's Solar Sinter project turns the desert's resources into bowls<p>When design student Markus Kayser wanted to test his sun-powered, sand-fed 3-D printer, he knew the gray skies outside his London apartment wouldn't do. So he shipped the 200-plus-pound contraption to Cairo, Egypt, flew …

Entrepreneur finds remedy for water-damaged phones

Ever dropped your smartphone down the loo? Last year, 900,000 people did just that, according to gadget site Gizmodo. But water-damaged phones will soon be a thing of the past.<p>Oliver Murphy, a 20-year-old inventor turned entrepreneur has devised an ingenious system for bringing phones that have …

New X-Men film, Apocalypse, to be released in 2016

A new X-Men film has been announced for 2016.<p>Apocalypse will be the eighth film in the superhero series, which includes two Wolverine spin-off movies.<p>Bryan Singer, who directed the first two films in the franchise, hinted about the project on Twitter before it was confirmed by Fox that it would be …

Comics

New international trailer for Darren Aronofsky's Noah

After giving us our first look at Darren Aronofsky’s <b>Noah</b> earlier this month with two trailers [which you can watch here], Paramount Pictures has now …

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Who Will Buy A $500 Steam Machine?

A few days ago, we finally got a look at the hardware, price and a few performance markers of one of the many 3rd party manufactured Steam Machines being crafted at Valve’s behest to supposedly complete with Microsoft’s Xbox One and Sony’s PS4, or even PC gaming itself.<p>Jason Evangelho wrote up what …

Samsung Galaxy S5 'to launch in early 2014'

Samsung’s forthcoming Galaxy S5 could be launched as early as February.<p>Samsung is reportedly planning to release the successor to its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone in early 2014, amid speculation that the device could come in two versions – one metal and one plastic.<p>According to Korean news website</i> …

Samsung Galaxy S5