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Sooner Than Tender in Our Mannequin of Physics: Some Preliminary Suggestions
Sooner Than Tender in Our Mannequin of Physics: So...

When the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts Program asked me to keynote their annual conference, I thought it would be a good excuse to spend some time on a question that I’ve always thought would be interesting to explore… Can You Build a Warp Drive? “So you think you have a fundamental theory of physics. Well,…

Boa: an experimental Javascript lexer, parser and compiler written in Rust
Boa: an experimental Javascript lexer, parser and ...

Boa is an experimental Javascript lexer, parser and compiler written in Rust. It has support for some of the language, can be embedded in Rust projects fairly easily and also used from the command line. Boa also exists to serve as a Rust implementation of the EcmaScript specification, there will be areas where we can…

A WiFi controlled finger for pressing YubiKeys
A WiFi controlled finger for pressing YubiKeys

If you work in tech, you probably have a YubiKey. I have this one, the YubiKey 5C Nano: If you don’t work in tech but primarily work on your laptop, you probably should have a YubiKey. And if you work on a political campaign or as a journalist, you should definitely have one (or something…

Alchemy Arrives in a Burst of Laser Refined
Alchemy Arrives in a Burst of Laser Refined

optical physicsBy Philip BallSeptember 30, 2020Researchers have shown how to effectively transform one material into another using a finely shaped laser pulse. The idea sounds like magic, pure and simple. You create a light beam that can make substances vanish, give them properties they shouldn’t possess, or turn them into a perfect mimic of another…

Apple says electronics recycler “illegally” reselling over 100k iPhones, iPads
Apple says electronics recycler “illegally” re...

Apple has sued the Canadian electronics recycling company Geep after it was caught illegally selling over 100,000 Apple devices that were supposed to be recycled. Geep is saying that the responsibility should fall on the three employees that acted on their own but an interesting twist here is that they were reportedly Geep executives. Reported…

Trello co-founder Michael Pryor on pandering to vitality customers
Trello co-founder Michael Pryor on pandering to vi...

Microsoft unveiled its latest crack at getting customers organised last month with Project Moca, but Redmond's scattergun approach to planning tools has left many a little confused. The Register spoke to Trello co-founder Michael Pryor about keeping things simple. "They have kind of a Trello clone called Planner," claimed Pryor. "So it's interesting to see…

Palantir goes public but founders would possibly per chance perhaps well conceivable perchance settle for as true with withhold watch over for life
Palantir goes public but founders would possibly p...

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BMW fined $18M for offering fallacious retail gross sales files to retailers
BMW fined $18M for offering fallacious retail gros...

The Securities and Exchange Commission recently announced $18M in fines that BMW and two of their subsidiaries must pay for having provided misleading and inaccurate retail sales information to their investors.The SEC report reads:According to the SEC’s order, from 2015 to 2019, BMW inflated its reported retail sales in the U.S., which helped BMW close…

Samsung Ads – Quiz-Aspect Platform
Samsung Ads – Quiz-Aspect Platform

Samsung DSP gives hands on access to advertisers Programmatic traders can now holistically manage reach and frequency of their video campaigns across linear TV, CTV, and mobile/desktop, all in one platform. Samsung DSP gives hands on access to advertisers Programmatic traders can now holistically manage reach and frequency of their video campaigns across linear TV,…

World Capital Is the Tail That Wags the U.S. Financial Canines
World Capital Is the Tail That Wags the U.S. Finan...

When he signed the finalized NAFTA agreement in September 1993, U.S. President Bill Clinton was backing away from a campaign promise he made months before. He famously explained his decision to do so by arguing that the marriage of finance and technology had wrought major changes in the global economy. “Nothing we do in this…

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