Jay Solanki

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Creating Your First Desktop App With HTML, JS and Electron

Web applications become more and more powerful every year, but there is still room for desktop apps with full access to the hardware of your …

JavaScript

The Languages And Frameworks You Should Learn In 2016

A lot happened in the software development world in 2015. There were new releases of popular programming languages, new versions of important …

JavaScript

Your Next Hardware Project Might Be Biological, and Other News from the Solid Conference

O’Reilly Media held its annual Solid conference this week in San Francisco. It’s an annual show covering “Hardware, Software & the Internet of Things.” We found it eye-opening, informative, and occasionally controversial. Here’s some of what we heard at this year’s show:<p>Synthetic Biology<p>Joichi Ito, …

San Francisco

Scientists capture the first image of light behaving as both a particle and a wave

Researchers have achieved the first ever pictorial evidence that light can simultaneously behave as a particle and as a wave.<p>The concept of photons -- that is, particles of light -- has been around since 1905, explained by Albert Einstein as the "photoelectric" effect. This effect occurs when light …

Quantum Mechanics

IndieBio Will Accelerate Synthetic Biology To Tech Startup Speed

Can biology move at “internet speed”? Is there a Moore’s Law for cells? What about the problems that cannot be solved by information technology alone? IndieBio, a new biotech accelerator based in both San Francisco and Cork, Ireland, is proposing to answer these questions and more.<p>“What a lot of …

Immune System

Nanotechnology: Better measurements of single molecule circuits

A new technique gives better measurements of the properties of electrical circuits made of single molecules. The method should enable more research …

Indian-American researcher gets $500,000 Science Foundation award

Gurpreet Singh, an Indian-American assistant professor of mechanical and nuclear engineering at Kansas State University, has received a $500,000 …

Chinese researchers achieve major breakthrough in nano-carrier drugs for pancreatic cancer

Cancer

Nanodelivery Systems and Devices Branch

DNA nanoswitches reveal how life's molecules connect

A complex interplay of molecular components governs almost all aspects of biological sciences - healthy organism development, disease progression, …

Nanotech

Amazon Signals A Resurgence With A Blowout Fourth Quarter

Amazon beat estimates in fourth quarter by enough to silence the critics worried about the company’s lack of profits. The stock jumped 15% in the aftermarkets. Against a backdrop of major selloff in mid-summer, Amazon’s stock has underperformed the broader index for 2014.<p>But that could change. The …

Profit

Black and White Photography of India

Austrian photographer Josef Hoflehner brought from his many trips all around the world, a series of Indian landscapes’ photos in black and white. The …

Intel vs ARM, and the future of mobile technology

Image: <i>Notebookcheck</i><p>Qualcomm, Samsung, MediaTek, and Nvidia, are some of the biggest mobile SoC manufacturers, regardless of the operating system. Their combined market shares account for the vast majority of all smartphone and tablet chips, and they all share one thing in common – their CPU …

Mobile

Analysts estimate Apple sold 55.3M iPhones last quarter, up 16 percent

With Apple due to report its earnings a week from today, <i>Fortune</i> has run its usual roundup on the numbers analysts are predicting.<p>The consensus among the 44 analysts we’ve heard from so far — 27 professionals and 17 amateurs — is unit sales of 55.3 million iPhones, up 16% from the same quarter last …

Intel gives lukewarm revenue forecast; shares fall | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Intel Corp’s (INTC.O) earnings missed expectations by a penny in the fourth quarter due to weak spending on servers, and the chipmaker gave a lukewarm forecast for first-quarter revenue that did little to dispel concerns about a slowing PC industry.<p>Intel CEO Brian Krzanich …

Mapping Emotions On The Body: Love Makes Us Warm All Over

Close your eyes and imagine the last time you fell in love. Maybe you were walking next to your sweetheart in a park or staring into each other's eyes over a latte.<p>Where did you feel the love? Perhaps you got butterflies in your stomach or your heart raced with excitement.<p>When a team of scientists …

Vapor 'nanobubbles' detect malaria through skin - Futurity

A noninvasive technology is able to detect malaria infection through the skin with a laser scanner that requires no dyes, diagnostic chemicals, or …

How Neuroscience Will Fight Five Age-Old Afflictions

Rewiring the brain to battle seizures, blindness, and more<p>1) SEIZURES<p><b>A device delivers targeted drugs to calm overactive neurons</b><p>For years, large clinical trials have treated people with epilepsy using so-called deep-brain stimulation: surgically implanted electrodes that can detect a seizure and …

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Nine Bitcoin alternatives for future currency investments

Bitcoin's rapid rise in value and profile has spawned over 60 different 'altcoin' digital peer-to-peer currencies<p>Bitcoin’s recent meteoric rise in value to over $1,000 has shone the spotlight on alternative currencies, but bitcoin is not the only new digital currency vying for relevancy in …

Intel Aims to "Re-Architect" Datacenters to Meet Demand for New Services

SAN FRANCISCO, Jul 22, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- --NEWS HIGHLIGHTS<p>--Reveals new details of the forthcoming 22nm Intel(R) Atom(TM) processors C2000 …

Intel to drive faster into low end of the computing market

Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich said that the world’s biggest chip maker will drive its Atom family of chips into more devices and accelerate the company’s move into low-end computing devices, including smartphones, tablets, and the internet of things.<p>Krzanich said at Intel’s analyst meeting …

Intel isn’t just chips: President Renee James drives security, big data, and foundry businesses

Intel isn’t just about PC chips anymore. It’s also pushing hard into security, big data and cloud services, and chip contract manufacturing businesses.<p>Intel president Renee James said at the company’s analyst meeting that it has experimented with a lot of new businesses and culled its efforts to …

Intel Strategy Shift Could Bear Fruit With An Apple Chip Deal

My take from yesterday’s Intel Investor meeting is that a big shift in CPUs for Apple iPhones and iPads may be ahead.<p>Apple does not buy the CPU chip for its mobile devices from vendors like Qualcomm (QCOM) and NVIDIA (NVDA) but designs its own CPU chip based on ARM architecture. The architecture is …

Embrace The Fear, Get Greedy With Intel

The market is clearly wary of the once-popular chipmaker.<p>Over the past year, Intel has significantly lagged the NASDAQ Composite, and has one of the highest short ratios of any company in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Of the 44 analysts with ratings on INTC, eight (18%) have an “underperform” …