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Here's What A Photo Taken With Hasselblad's 400MP Camera Looks Like

Image: Hasselblad<p>Hasselblad's 40-megapixel X1D? Into the sea with you! Why would you even bother taking photos on that piece of junk when you could …

Cameras

This new machine could finally cure the din of tinnitus with electric shocks to the brain

Using a combination of sound and weak electric shocks, a non-invasive treatment could stop the roots of tinnitus<p>Tinnitus can be an infuriating …

Missed the Bitcoin boat? Here are 6 other cryptocurrencies that might make you rich

Dang. We missed out – at least, that’s how it feels when it comes to Bitcoin. A few years ago, a Bitcoin (BTC) could be had for less than one dollar, …

Bitcoin

Affordable new device uses solar energy to produce hydrogen and electricity

Researchers at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) have advanced the field of hydrogen power by creating a hybrid device that uses solar …

Oxsight

“It’s a bit more appetising when you can see what you are eating. With the glasses on I knew what was on my plate”

This Robot Can Crack a Combination Lock Safe in Fifteen Minutes - Technabob

For all of the terrible damage and dismemberment that robots will surely bring in the near future, they also have their uses. Imagine taking a robot …

Robots

NeuroBytes Electronic Neuron Simulators Hit Kickstarter

Developers, makers and hobbyists or anyone that would like to learn more about the function of our brains Neuron activity may be interested in a new …

Microcontroller

Rainbow Chip Icon

GADGET BOOTS: Fastbooting, Secure, Mainline Linux that just works.<p>Open source and built on Mainline Linux with regular updates and critical …

Linux

The Silicon Valley Diet

Tech’s body obsession<p>Not very long ago, while en route to lunch in downtown <b>Palo Alto</b>, I bumped into my dour pal, Arthur. He’d lost so much weight I hardly recognized him. He looked like a walking snake or eel. His eyeballs, which protruded slightly, were the only round things on him. My first …

How often you actually need to shower, according to science

When was the last time you showered?<p>If you're like most people, the answer is probably less than 24 hours ago.<p>There's no official protocol for how often to shower, but folks around the world — in countries like India, the US, Spain, and Mexico — all bathe about once a day (either with soap or …

Skin Care

Elderly doctor: I lost my license because I don’t know how to use a computer | Ars Technica

Doc says her paper records are just fine—state medical board disagrees.<p>An 84-year-old doctor in New London, New Hampshire, appeared in state court …

Here are the best Raspberry Pi alternatives | ZDNet

MinnowBoard MAX<p>The MinnowBoard MAX is an update of the popular MinnowBoard, and features a 64-bit Intel Atom E3800 processor, 2GB of RAM, and Intel …

Raspberry Pi

Características de los niños con altas capacidades

Hasta hace años, a los chicos con un coeficiente intelectual superior a 130 se les consideraba superdotados. Pero hace unos años esta clasificación …

Stop lying to your dentist about flossing and get the ToothShower

There’s no point in lying to your dentist — she knows you’re not <i>always brushing</i> twice a day, much less flossing. And while you care about your …

Health

Bored this winter? You can now build yourself a humanoid robot assistant

Ever wanted to own your very own 4-foot humanoid robot? If so — and if you have access to a 3D printer, a whole lot of free time, and a couple …

Robots

A doctor was asked to test an iPhone gadget and ended up diagnosing his own cancer

Earlier this year a vascular surgeon diagnosed his own cancer while testing out a new ultrasound gadget for his smartphone.<p>Dr. John Martin, who is not an oncologist, was tapped to test out the Butterfly iQ, a tiny ultrasound device designed to replace several bulkier, more expensive machines. When …

Medical Technology

New Study Could Explain The Elusive Reason Hot Water Freezes Faster Than Cold

The Mpemba effect is even weirder than predicted.<p>If you want to freeze your water faster, heat it up first. This counter-intuitive piece of advice …

What Most People Learned About Science in School Isn't How Most Scientists Actually Work

How do you react when someone says "science is just a bunch of facts and is not knowledge"? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora: <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Suzanne Sadedin, evolutionary biologist, on Quora:<p>Science is …

Sleep Scientist Warns Against Walking Through Life 'In An Underslept State'

The National Sleep Foundation recommends an average of eight hours of sleep per night for adults, but sleep scientist Matthew Walker says that too many people are falling short of the mark.<p>"Human beings are the only species that deliberately deprive themselves of sleep for no apparent gain," Walker …

Neutron Star Merger Gravitational Waves and Gamma Rays

Raspberry Pi laptop teaches code with modular innards

The power and affordability of the Raspberry Pi has given rise to a new type of computer. One that goes beyond the credit-sized board, with colorful shells and displays that make it feel like a normal laptop or PC. The latest is the all-new Pi-Top, a modular laptop with a unique sliding keyboard. …

Build Websites without Coding with Blocs 2 for Mac, and Save 50% - Technabob

You don’t have to be a professional web developer to design beautiful, modern websites. With Blocs 2 for Mac, you get a fast and powerful visual web …

Web Design

Epson just unveiled a 130-inch ‘screen-free’ laser TV that launches this fall for $3,000

The home projector market is likely far bigger than you think, and Epson is the market leader by a wide margin, with a 53% market share in the United …

Could a graphene filter be the key to helping us drink seawater?

Science may soon make the seas accessible to us, insofar as drinking water is concerned. According to a new study released in Nature Nanotechnology, …

Engineering

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

Webs para descargar libros gratis: lectura sin límites

¿Te gusta leer? Recopilamos webs desde la que podrás <b>descargar libros gratis</b> de forma legal.<p>A todo el mundo le gusta leer, bueno, quizá no leemos todo …

Inger Enkvist y el respeto al profesor

Inger Enkvist habla de la clave del éxito educativo en Finlandia<p><b>Al hablar de educación siempre miramos al modelo educativo finlandés</b>. Se ha …

La mejor tabla periódica ilustrada para estudiar los elementos y enterarse

Un padre ha dibujado esta tabla con los 118 elementos y sus aplicaciones en la vida diaria<p>Cuando el ruso Dmitri Mendeléyev publicó en 1869 su célebre</b> …

This futuristic jet engine is very real

3-D printed LEAP jet engine parts are helping to make the latest airplane engines more reliable and efficient than ever.

Evergreen | The Next Web

All stories in Evergreen<p>Get the most out of your Windows 10 taskbar with these customization tips<p>The Windows 10 experience is anchored by the taskbar. It provides an information-packed reference point for your workflow, but not every desktop serves the same purpose. Here are a few customization …