Speed Of Light

OYO plans to invest €40 mn in U.K.

OYO Hotels plans to invest €40 million in the U.K. to expand its presence in 10 cities in the county in the next 18 months, said a press statement on …

SoftBank Group

Scholar Stories: Kleedtke Engineering Future in Nuclear Science, A.I. - University of Michigan

<i>Continuing the popular series that began in 2016-17, each Wednesday MGoBlue.com will highlight a Michigan student-athlete and their academic</i> …

University of Michigan

Cosmic Speed Limit

Think you can travel as fast as you want? Think again.<p>For centuries, physicists thought there was no limit to how fast an object could travel. But …

Natural History

B.C. government readies speed cameras, but few details available

B.C. is readying its first intersection speed cameras, but details on how the program will work, and who will get the extra revenue, remain …

Farnworth

Reign Notebook - Lightspeed Academy, KvK Tidying, State of the Franchise

Good afternoon, Insiders!<p>Today’s the day of the first split-squad games of the NHL preseason…….but first a few notes looking back on the Reign side …

Los Angeles Kings

Researchers Create Quantum Computing Chip with Photons

Researchers have taken a big step forward in creating a working quantum computer—by using photons manipulated by a silicon chip.<p>“We made a photonic …

Quantum Computing

Illumix, a startup making tools for more dynamic phone-based AR games, raises $8.6M seed round co-led by Maveron and Lightspeed Venture Partners

Venture Capital

Augmented Reality Startup Illumix Raises $8.6 Million From Lightspeed, Maveron, Michael Bay

Silicon Valley-based augmented reality (AR) startup Illumix has raised a $8.6 million seed round of funding to build a new generation of AR games for …

Streaming

Illumix will use $8.6 million in funding to make augmented reality games

Illumix has raised $8.6 million to fuel its augmented reality technology and build games based on it.<p>Kirin Sinha, CEO of Menlo Park, California-based Illumix, said in an interview with GamesBeat that the company has cool technology that could be used as a platform for others, but for now the …

Business

This entrepreneur just got $8.6 million to make advanced AR games for phones without Apple's ARkit

Giant companies like Google and Apple are betting heavily on augmented reality, an emerging technology that enables advanced graphics to be integrated into the real world through your phone's camera lens.<p>But top-tier venture capital firms are backing a smaller company, Illumix, that's working on …

London School of Economics

Illumix raises $8.6M to build more dynamic phone-based AR games

As iOS12 drops, we are again reminded that phone-based AR is on hundreds of millions of phones but we still haven’t seen any big successes built on the new technologies.<p>Illumix is hoping that its approach to building games that understand where the user is while serving up content that responds to …

Living Rooms

Captain Marvel Teaches New Heroes In Secret Warriors Movie Trailer

Marvel has released a new trailer for the company's upcoming movie <i>Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors</i>. The film is a follow-up to the animated web series <i>Marvel Rising: Initiation</i>, which saw Ms. Marvel and Squirrel Girl team up, gave us new versions of Patriot and Quake, and introduced Spider-Gwen under …

Captain Marvel

Faster Than Light? Neutron-Star Merger Shot Out a Jet with Seemingly Impossible Speed

The dramatic neutron-star merger that astronomers spotted last year generated a jet of material that seemed to move at four times the speed of light, …

Neutron Stars

Lewis Hamilton describes Singapore GP lap as the 'best feeling ever'

<b>Lewis Hamilton said his Singapore Grand Prix pole lap was "awesome" and "the best feeling I've ever had".</b><p>The Mercedes driver, said he "did not expect" to take his 79th career pole.<p>"All of a sudden this lap out of nowhere was just flowing, beautiful," Hamilton said. "It was like a dance - …

Singapore Grand Prix

Zoltan Szabo-Trance Is My Life 171

Tracklist:<p>01.Arctic Moon - Digital Voices (Extended Mix)<br>02.Armin van Buuren presents Perpetuous Dreamer - The Sound of Goodbye (Ferrin & Morris …

Speed Of Light

Fan Favorite: Will we ever Travel Faster than Light Speed?

In honor of the new show, Daniel and Jorge Explain the Universe, Will and Mango revisit some of their favorite questions: What is Quantum …

Particles

Examining the Starship Enterprise

It’s the ship that would boldly go on to make history—the <i>Star Trek</i> starship <i>Enterprise</i> studio model, used in the filming of the iconic television …

Star Trek

Has The Large Hadron Collider Accidentally Thrown Away The Evidence For New Physics?

Over at the Large Hadron Collider, protons simultaneously circle clockwise and counterclockwise, smashing into one another while moving at 99.9999991% the speed of light apiece. At two specific points designed to have the greatest numbers of collisions, enormous particle detectors were constructed …

Particles

Are Ancient Aliens Really Futuristic Human Time Travelers?

I recently had the chance to sit down with Marie D. Jones, author of This Book Is From the Future and Viral Mythology to discuss the possibility of …

Ancient Aliens

Has the LHC Thrown Away the Evidence for New Physics?

Over at the Large Hadron Collider, protons simultaneously circle clockwise and counterclockwise, smashing into one another while moving at …

Protons

Welcome to Earth²!

Proxima Centauri b is the nearest exoplanet to us outside the Solar System, and it may be more habitable than previously thought.<p>4.244 light years …

Proxima Centauri

'Optical rocket' created with intense laser light: Force of light boosts electrons close to speed of light

Force of light boosts electrons close to speed of light<p>An experiment has demonstrated how the application of intense light boosts electrons to their …

University of Nebraska

Psychedelic Trance Vibes Episode 19

New energetic Psychedelic Trance show.<p>Tracklist:<p>Space Tribe, Stryker - Remote Control (Original Mix)<br>Spirit Architect - Pyramids (original mix)<br>Bionix, …

Psychedelia

NOVA - Official Website | Travel Light-Years in a Lifetime

Travel Light-Years in a Lifetime<p>Published September 5, 2018<p><i>Greg Kestin:</i> This is the Andromeda Galaxy. Wouldn't you love to vacation here? It's our …

Theory of Relativity

Hybrid cloud platform Datrium scores $60 mln Series D

Sunnyvale, California-based <b>Datrium,</b> a hybrid cloud platform, has raised $60 million in Series D funding. <b>Samsung Catalyst Fund</b> led the round with …

Hybrid Clouds

Voyager

Voyager 1 Distance from Earth<p>This is a real-time indicator of Voyager 1's distance from Earth in astronomical units (AU) and either miles (mi) or …

History of Science

Khalil Mack's Bears jersey outselling the rest of the NFL since Sunday

Khalil Mack has had the NFL’s top-selling jersey and other gear since Sunday, according to data from licensed retailer Fanatics.<p>In fact, Mack’s Bears merchandise — which also includes T-shirts, sweatshirts, accessories and other items — had more sales in the first hour after the outside …

Carson Wentz

Hybrid cloud data specialist Datrium nabs $60M led by Samsung at a $282M valuation

Cloud services — where our data, apps and computing power are all being managed in servers owned by others, many miles from where we are sitting — have taken off like a rocket in the decade with the rise of smaller devices, but in the business world, hybrid solutions — mixing cloud with on-premise …

Startups

Deal Street: Indian Startups Raise Nearly Rs 1,800 Crore Last Week

Sep 12 2018, 11:32 AMSep 12 2018, 11:32 AMSeptember 12 2018, 11:32 AMSeptember 12 2018, 11:32 AM<p><b>Udaan Raises $225 Million In Fresh …

Technology (India)

With doubleheader losses, Phillies swept out of contention by Nationals | Bob Brookover

Before the Phillies left Citi Field on Sunday after losing yet another series to the New York Mets, manager Gabe Kapler did his best to look ahead. …

Citizens Bank