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A STEP CLOSER TO QUANTUM COMPUTERS: RESEARCHERS SHOW HOW TO DIRECTLY OBSERVE QUANTUM SPIN EFFECTS

With companies like Google, Microsoft and IBM all racing to create the world's first practical quantum computer, scientists worldwide...

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN WE HEAT THE ATOMIC LATTICE OF A MAGNET ALL OF A SUDDEN?

Magnets have fascinated humans for several thousand years and enabled the age of digital data storage. They occur in various flavors....

 
 
 

MAGICMARK: A MARKING MENU USING 2-D DIRECTION AND 3-D DEPTH INFORMATION

A recent study presents a novel marking menu, MagicMark, to extend the selection capability of large-screen interactions. By leveraging...

STARTUP INNOVATES BY DEVELOPING IOT TECHNOLOGY FOR FORESTRY SECTOR

Since its inception in 2016, Brazilian startup Treevia, based in Sao Jose dos Campos, São Paulo State, has been developing a remote...

 
 
 

GEOLOGISTS FIND OUT HOW OVER 2.6 GA YEARS OLD ROCKS WERE FORMED AT LIMPOPO COMPLEX

Cratons are the areas of the oldest continental crust on Earth, and are preserved only in only a few places around the world. According...

THE FREEDIVING CHAMPIONS OF THE DOLPHIN WORLD

For the first time, researchers have explored the physiological adaptations that enable different populations of the same species of...

 
 
 

WHY DID HOME RUNS SURGE IN BASEBALL? STATISTICS PROVIDES TWIST ON HOT TOPIC

Around the middle of the 2015 season, something odd started happening in Major League Baseball : Home runs surged. They surged again...

THE SHORT, TUMULTUOUS WORKING LIFE OF A MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PITCHER

There are pitchers in Major League Baseball who have had 30-year careers, but as UC Riverside demographer David Swanson points out,...

 
 
 

ANTIMATTER PLASMA REVEALS SECRETS OF DEEP SPACE SIGNALS

Mysterious radiation emitted from distant corners of the galaxy could finally be explained with efforts to recreate a unique state...

NETFLIX SHARES DIVE AS SUBSCRIBER GROWTH MISSES MARK

Netflix shares plunged Monday after the leading streaming television service said subscriber growth fell short of expectations in the...

 
 
 

THYSSENKRUPP ADVISORY BOARD CHIEF QUITS AFTER TATA DEAL

German industrial giant Thyssenkrupp on Monday announced the resignation of the chairman of its advisory board after a dispute with...

HOW TO STOP RAPE IN NAIROBI: GROUND-BREAKING WORK BY A GROUP OF STANFORD STATISTICIANS

He has been called "Stanford's star of statistical inference," and he is responsible for creating a swathe of modern statistics, including...

 
 
 

STATISTICS SENDS STRONG SIGNAL TO MARKET: SALES STABILITY CREATES LONG-RUN SUCCESS, NOT JUST SALES

It was a bittersweet triumph. Their model had been validated in the real world. Share prices of Wayfair-which had billed itself as...

EXPANDING 'DEAD ZONE' IN ARABIAN SEA RAISES CLIMATE CHANGE FEARS

In the waters of the Arabian Sea, a vast "dead zone" the size of Scotland is expanding and scientists say climate change may be to...

 
 
 

DECADE OF RESEARCH SHOWS LITTLE IMPROVEMENT IN WEBSITES' PASSWORD GUIDANCE

Leading internet brands including Amazon and Wikipedia are failing to support users with advice on how to securely protect their data,...

ROLLS-ROYCE UNVEILS HYBRID FLYING TAXI AT FARNBOROUGH

British engine maker Rolls-Royce revealed plans this week to develop a hybrid electric vehicle, dubbed the "flying taxi", which takes...

 
 
 

ELON MUSK'S LATEST OUTBURST RAISES DOUBTS ON LEADERSHIP

Elon Musk has had a series of angry social media dust-ups with Wall Street analysts, journalists, employees and others.

THE ANCIENT ARMOR OF FISH-SCALES-PROVIDE CLUES TO HAIR, FEATHER DEVELOPMENT

When sea creatures first began crawling and slithering onto land about 385 million years ago, they carried with them their body armor:...

 
 
 

JAPAN'S GROWING PLUTONIUM STOCKPILE FUELS FEARS

Japan has amassed enough plutonium to make 6,000 atomic bombs as part of a programme to fuel its nuclear plants, but concern is growing...

AMAZON'S HOPES ITS PRIME DAY DOESN'T GO TO THE DOGS

Amazon is hoping customers don't see any more dogs, after early problems on Prime Day meant people trying to shop got only images of...

 
 
 



Eufy RoboVac 11 robot vacuum is $90 off at Amazon right now

Eufy RoboVac 11 robot vacuum is $90 off at Amazon right now

Amazon Prime Day is a great time to save on household tech, as evidenced by this Eufy RoboVac 11 deal. The robot vacuum is currently $159.99 at Amazon , down $90 from its... Read more ...

$80 off the Samsung 960 Evo 500GB leads the charge on these great storage deals

$80 off the Samsung 960 Evo 500GB leads the charge on these great storage deals

Amazon is kicking off Prime Day 2018 with a huge $80 off discount on one of our favorite solid-state drives, the Samsung 960 Evo. $169 is a steal of a price for what is one of... Read more ...

Amazon Prime Day 2018: 7 Tips For Getting The Best Possible Deals

Amazon Prime Day 2018: 7 Tips For Getting The Best Possible Deals

Amazon's Prime Day is here. This year, the online retailer's mega-sale event kicks off on July 16 and runs through July 17, going for a total of 36 hours-longer than we've seen... Read more ...

This 34-inch, curved, ultrawide 144Hz gaming monitor is only $385 on Prime Day

This 34-inch, curved, ultrawide 144Hz gaming monitor is only $385 on Prime Day

If you're looking for a killer gaming monitor, we have just the Amazon Prime Day deal for you. This curved, 34-inch ultrawide monitor normally sells for $600, but now it's only... Read more ...

Amazon Prime Day 2018: The best tech, electronics, PC, and mobile deals

Amazon Prime Day 2018: The best tech, electronics, PC, and mobile deals

For Amazon Prime Day 2018, the retailer's upped its game considerably. Its annual summer sale may not yet rival Black Friday, but this year's event is a bright spot in an... Read more ...

The Samsung Galaxy S10's fingerprint scanner could be ultrasonic

The Samsung Galaxy S10's fingerprint scanner could be ultrasonic

We've heard multiple rumors suggesting that Samsung might include in-screen fingerprint scanners in both its upcoming Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy S10 smartphones, but recent... Read more ...

Prime Day 2018: la liseuse Kindle Paperwhite d'Amazon à 89€ au lieu de 129€

Prime Day 2018:  la liseuse Kindle Paperwhite d'Amazon à 89€ au lieu de 129€

À l'occasion du Prime Day 2018, Amazon propose aussi ses produits en réduction. La liseuse phare de la marque est négociée à -30% toute la journée, jusqu'à minuit. Read more ...

Best Smartphone Deals for Prime Day 2018

Best Smartphone Deals for Prime Day 2018

Looking for a deal on a smartphone? From flagship bundles to budget device price cuts, we've found the top offers this Prime Day. Read more ...

The Best 4K HDTV Deals of 2018

The Best 4K HDTV Deals of 2018

If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use . Amazon Prime Day 2018 is here, but Amazon isn't the only one offering... Read more ...

10 Free PC Games Available Now For Amazon / Twitch Prime Members

10 Free PC Games Available Now For Amazon / Twitch Prime Members

All month, Amazon has been giving free PC games to Amazon/Twitch Prime members to build anticipation for Prime Day. Guess what? Prime Day has arrived. And right now Amazon and... Read more ...