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New Galaxy S10 Leak Reveals Samsung's Ultimate Smartphone

Is the latest leaked image doing the rounds today the Galaxy S10? Noted leaker IceUniverse hedged the bet by using the Galaxy S10 codename of ‘Beyond’, but not explicitly saying this was the S10. And when Samsung’s flagship smartphone is launched early in 2019 I very much doubt that the S10 you …

Stephen Hawking says he knows what happened before the dawn of time

It's the biggest question in the universe. What happened before the Big Bang? Now world-famous physicist Stephen Hawking says he has an answer.<p>“The boundary condition of the universe ... is that it has no boundary,” Hawking tells the National Geographic’s <i>Star Talk</i> show this weekend.<p>In other words, …

Army of Nanorobots Successfully Strangles Cancerous Tumors

Tiny moving robots made of DNA are being used to deliver cancer drugs.<p>Nearly 1.7 million new cases of cancer are detected in the United States each …

How Ethereum became the platform of choice for ICO’d digital assets

Jason Rowley Contributor<p>Jason Rowley is a venture capital and technology reporter for Crunchbase News.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Where did venture capitalists go to college?<br>• ICOs delivered at least 3.5x more capital to blockchain startups than VC since 2017<p>For most of the history of …

A New State of Matter Is Discovered — and It's Strange

New State Of Matter<p>Duke University postdoctoral fellow Sho Yaida has just solved a 30-year mystery in the physics world with 30 pages of …

Time Crystals Could be the Key to the First Quantum Computer

It’s been proven that time crystals do in fact exist. Two different teams of researchers created some time crystals just recently, one of which was …

McDonald's Unveiled New Monochrome Uniforms. But Not Everyone Is Loving It

McDonald’s unveiled new uniforms for its employees — but some people think they’re better suited for a dystopian universe.<p>Employees will start …

Scientists capture first ever image of dark matter web that connects galaxies

For the first time ever, scientists have captured an image of a dark matter bridge, confirming the theory that galaxies are held together by a cosmic …

Dark Matter

How artificial intelligence is revolutionizing healthcare

There’s currently a shortage of over seven million physicians, nurses and other health workers worldwide, and the gap is widening. Doctors are stretched thin — especially in underserved areas — to respond to the growing needs of the population.<p>Meanwhile, training physicians and health workers is …

Analysts predict the YouTube advertiser boycott will cost Google $750 million

According to the note, Google-owned YouTube, which relies on big brands' advertising, could take a 7.5% hit to its revenues, which are estimated to be $10.2 billion for 2017.<p>Five of the top 20 US advertisers have frozen their advertising with Google, as have dozens more around the world. Those five …

Morgan Stanley

Flying Through Auroras: Airline Carries Passengers into Southern Lights

On March 23, airline passengers caught a breathtaking view of the aurora australis — the spectacular celestial light show also known as the southern …

This Object Has Been Sprayed With The World's Blackest Material, And It's Freaking Us Out

Seriously, that's not Photoshopped.<p>Well, we've finally cracked it. Scientists have finally figured out how to paint a portal to another dimension, as …

Don't Panic, but Physicists in Australia Just Proved Reality Doesn't Exist

Quantum physics is weird.<p>Get ready to have your mind blown. According to an experiment led by two physicists in Australia, reality doesn’t exist. …

How Realistic Is the Interstellar Ship from 'Passengers'?

The movie "Passengers," which opened yesterday (Dec. 21), explores the fascinations and perils of interstellar travel, but could the kind of starship …

Space Travel

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo completes second glide flight

Two years ago, Virgin Galactic's first SpaceShipTwo tragically crashed during a test flight, killing one pilot and severely injuring the other. The company unveiled its successor back in February, the VSS Unity, which has additional safety features to prevent another crash. It completed its first …

DDoS attack that disrupted internet was largest of its kind in history, experts say

Dyn, the victim of last week’s denial of service attack, said it was orchestrated using a weapon called the Mirai botnet as the ‘primary source of malicious attack’<p>The cyber-attack that brought down much of America’s internet last week was caused by a new weapon called the Mirai botnet and was …

Cybersecurity

Your device's battery status can be used to track you online

There are a myriad of ways you can be tracked online – from supercookies, to canvas fingerprinting and malware. Now you can add your device’s battery status to the list, according to research by Steve Engelhard and Arvind Narayanan – two academics from Stanford University.<p>The attack takes advantage …

Batteries

Why The 8-Hour Workday Doesn't Work

The eight-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and find a new approach.<p>The eight-hour workday was created during the industrial revolution as an effort to cut down on the number of hours of manual …

Time Management

The Tragedy Of LED Streetlights: They Don't Need To Be Such A Nuisance

I can see the enemy advancing by the day. The sidewalks that crisscross my Brooklyn neighborhood have mostly changed over to newfangled LED streetlights, while my block—a quiet residential side street—remains bathed in the orange glow of classic sodium-vapor lights. At least for now. Every night I …

This Swedish Scientist’s Transparent Wood Could Transform Architecture

A new material design innovation has made wood practically invisible. Just watch for splinters.<p>You don’t have to shop at Ikea to see that Sweden is obsessed with wood. Over 57% of the country is covered in upwards of 51 billion trees, and lumber and paper products are one of the country’s biggest …

The Science of Memory: How to Effortlessly Boost Your Retention and Recall

There's an easy way to improve your memory, but don't take my word for it - here's the research.<p>Have you ever had trouble remembering names? I know I have. There's nothing more embarrassing than having someone who "knows you" start a conversation while you're running through your mental Rolodex and …

Colorized Photos Show Street Scenes of Vietnam, Singapore, and the Philippines During the 20th Century

Search around the Internet, and you'll find several hand-colored photos and postcards of Vietnam, Singapore, and the Philippines offering a peek at …

Darpa-funded implant travels to the brain via blood vessels

This neural-recording device, which is implanted into the brain through blood vessels, will make it easier to control artificial limbs from the brain.<p>…

How Alphabet became the biggest company in the world

Photograph: Manu Fernandez/AP<p>Google’s chief executive Sundar Pichai.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>https://media.guim.co.uk/fd9b9ed4d416bd1867fe356e49975b9527c26765/0_0_2588_1551/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Paul Sakuma/AP<p>Google’s co-founders Larry Page and Sergey …

Marissa Mayer

Electric concrete could make snow-shoveling a thing of the past

As much as 42 inches of snow covered the ground last week after a historic blizzard slammed the East Coast.<p>Days later, cities are still working to clear roadways and sidewalks.<p>Chris Tuan, a civil engineer at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, thinks there's a better way to manage this huge …

Engineering

Don't give blood, grow it in a lab

Back In 2007, the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) issued an open call for a project. It required applicants to make a bioreactor …

Quantum computers will require complex software to manage errors

(PhysOrg.com) -- Highlighting another challenge to the development of quantum computers, theorists at the National Institute of Standards and …

Goldman Sachs' entire outlook for the markets and the economy in one giant slide

Goldman Sachs is more or less optimistic on US stocks as we head into 2016.<p>The bank's strategists summarized the bank's forecasts for major global markets and US economic data on Friday in a weekly note to clients.<p>According to chief equity strategist David Kostin, the S&P will hover around 2,025 in …

Adobe finally tells developers to stop using Flash

Once the primary means of making animation, browser games and interactive visualisations for the web, Adobe Flash has been ailing for a long time. …

Google just released powerful new artificial intelligence software — and it's open source

On Monday, the tech giant released TensorFlow, a new AI system that's used in everything from recognizing speech on a noisy sidewalk to finding photos of your pet dog Fluffy.<p>And in a rare move for Google, it's making its software open source, meaning anyone can access and edit the code.<p>The software …

Artificial Intelligence