Ahmed Faiz

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No Big Bang? Quantum Physicists Discover The Universe Has No Beginning

The universe may have existed forever, according to a new model that applies quantum correction terms to complement Einstein’s theory of general …

Physics

Elon Musk Says Tesla's New Solar Tiles Can Defrost Themselves

The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Hold onto your butts solar aficionados, the next generation solar roof is …

Genetic Data Will Take Up More Space Than YouTube In 10 Years

A classic big data problem<p>Your little genes are about to take up a lot more space. In the next 10 years, genomic data could generate anywhere between 2 and 40 exabytes per year—at a minimum, that’s more than two million times what your home computer can hold. A study approximating the overwhelming …

How SpaceX’s New Raptor Engine Will Get Us to Mars

An insane level of power.<p>Before Elon Musk walked on to the stage at the 67th annual International Astronautical Congress to declare exactly how humans are going to become an interplanetary species by colonising Mars, one piece of the gargantuan interplanetary jigsaw had to fall into place to give …

Space Travel

Wilson Audio Announces Yvette

The following is a press release issued by Wilson Audio. September 23, 2016 - When we think about Wilson Audio, there is a strong propensity to get …

Audiophile

Creating Melodies with WaveDNA Liquid Music

Synth Secrets is a series of programming tutorials in which we show how to make a range of classic and new synth sounds using plugins such as …

Music Production

6 of the best VST/AU kick drum plugins

It's all kicking off<p><b>Static sampled bass drums are all well and good, with plugin effects and your DAW's editing features giving you endless options</b> …

Music Production

This Mind-Blowing Theory About Dark Matter Will Make You See Space Differently

Dark matter and the nature of black holes are two of the biggest mysteries in astrophysics, and now a new theory has linked the two together: Dark …

Foxconn replaces 60,000 human workers with robots

According to reports, the world's largest electronics manufacturer Foxconn has replaced around 60,000 human factory workers with machines. Or, as a government publicist for the city of Kunshan told the <i>South China Morning Post</i>, the factory "reduced employee strength from 110,000 to 50,000 thanks to …

New Research Proved That Theory of Relativity Put Forward by Einstein is Still Valid

Galaxies 13 billion light years away from us have been shown on a 3D map. The Japanese-led team has discovered that the Theory of Relativity put …

Physics

To Stop Procrastinating, Start by Understanding the Emotions Involved

Time management goes only so far; the emotional reasons for delay must also be addressed<p>Putting off a work or school assignment in order to play videogames or water the plants might seem like nothing more serious than poor time-management.<p>But researchers say chronic procrastination is an emotional …

Procrastination

Why Action Launcher is the only launcher I use ...

The launcher is the most important part of any smartphone user interface. And the best one comes from Australia.<p>I don't recall exactly when I got fed …

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Moore's Law is dead

The foundation for the modern semiconductor industry got its start in the late 1940s and 1950s. Electronics up until then were dependent on vacuum tubes. These weren't, to say the least, very easy to miniaturize. But we did try to use them.<p>In 1946, the U.S. government built the first …

Computer Science

I’ve Used Android Exclusively for the Past 5 Years – Here’s Why I’ll be Buying an iPhone 6s

I’ve been a loyal Android fan ever since buying the original Motorola Droid X back in 2010. I’m also a big fan of Google’s app ecosystem, despite …

Motorola

Did Microsoft just give up on Windows Phone?

Microsoft’s future of mobile is less about phones<p>Windows Phone is in trouble. Despite spending around $7.2 billion to acquire Nokia’s phone business, Microsoft isn’t making any money out of Windows Phones and has decided to write off most of its Nokia deal to the tune of $7.6 billion today. …

5 technologies in the 2016 BMW 7 Series that will blow you away

The 2016 BMW 7 Series has just been unveiled to the public, and as the company’s flagship sedan, it features the latest and greatest tech BMW has to …

BMW

The top 14 smartphones you can buy right now

It's been a while since we took time out to list our favorite smartphones, which means we've had to make more than a few updates to our buyer's guide. Big players like LG, HTC, Samsung and Motorola have unleashed a flurry of updates to their previous lines, and in most cases, the devices are better …

RAW images and Android - everything you need to know

RAW image capture brings new possibilities to Android photography, but not everyone will need or want to use it. Or can.<p>You've probably seen (or …

How to Buy a 3D Printer

Ready to bring your three-dimensional creations to life? Here's everything you need to know to choose the right 3D printer.<p>PCMag reviews products …

China Accused Of Decade Of Cyber Attacks On Governments And Corporates In Asia

The Chinese government is accused of being behind a newly discovered set of cyber attacks waged against government agencies, corporate companies and journalists across India and Southeast Asia over the past ten years.<p>Security firm FireEye released a report today revealing a spate of corporate …

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Review In-Depth: Looking Beyond The Flawed Curve

<i>The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is now on sale. I’ve spent the last week with the handset to find out if the ‘edge’ is useful or useless. It’s tending towards the latter, but it’s worth pointing out that under the screen is one of the best Android devices on today’s market.</i><p>Last week I noted down my …

Gear & Gadgets

This project in Google's secret research lab could change the future

It's not just about making sure our cell phones last a little longer, though that's a nice side-effect too. Really, what's going on is that the new wave of wearable devices, flying drones, electric cars, and what-have-you are going to have higher and more specific power needs than what you get with …

Clean Energy

OnePlus’ Oxygen OS is now available for download

OnePlus needed an extra week to deliver it, but its new Oxygen operating system is now available for download.<p>“Our goal for OxygenOS is to provide faster, more meaningful updates and a better-integrated range of services for every OnePlus user,” said OnePlus’ Carl Pei in a blog post. Pei emphasized …

OnePlus

OnePlus One CM 11S 38R update offers new features, several bug fixes

While OnePlus has been responsible for some questionable promotions in its effort to sell the OnePlus One, the company has done a respectable job of …

Top Cydia Repos / Sources for 2014 on iOS 7 Jailbreak

Top Cydia Repos / Sources for 2014<p>Did you jailbreak your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch on iOS 7.0.4 or any iOS 7.x.x? If yes, this post will be very …

iOS

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …