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Dutch researchers pull almost 43Gbit per second over a ray of light

An experiment by scholars at the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands has demonstrated a wireless network based on infrared rays that can move data at speeds of 42.8Gbps.The system, which is the work of new Ph.D recipient Joanne O.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldMar 17th, 2017

Touch panel maker GIS raises over US$200 million via GDR sale

Touch panel maker General Interface Solution (GIS) has completed selling 30 million new shares in the form of global depository receipts (GDRs) raising US$207 million to finance capital spending in 2017......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 min. ago

SpaceX scores two rocket landings in just 48 hours

SpaceX scored two rocket landings in just 48 hours over the weekend. The missions, both of which deployed satellites for private companies, saw the SpaceX team overcome some unique challenges. The post SpaceX scores two rocket landings in just 48 hou.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 min. ago

Pandora co-founder and CEO Tim Westergren will step down according to reports

 Panodora’s chief executive and co-founder Tim Westergren intends to hand over the reins at the company, according to a report in Recode citing people familiar with the company’s plans.  Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 8 min. ago

Plenty to see in U.S. sales in last half of 2017

Several old-fashioned U.S. sales races are shaping up to keep the second half of 2017 lively......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News4 hr. 40 min. ago

SpaceX successfully launches its second rocket in three days [Updated]

The instantaneous launch window opens at 4:24pm ET. Enlarge / The Falcon 9 rocket on the launch pad at Vandenberg Air Force Base. (credit: SpaceX) 4:40pm ET Sunday update: The Falcon 9 rocket took off amid a dense canopy of fog on Sunday, butÂ.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 16 min. ago

SpaceX successfully launches and recovers second Falcon 9 in 48 hours

 SpaceX has succeeded in launching another Falcon 9 into space, this time for client Iridium, a global satellite telecommunications provider. The Iridium-2 mission on Sunday saw a Falcon 9 take off from SpaceX’s Vandenberg Air Force base i.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 48 min. ago

Intel Kaby Lake-X Core i7-7740X Review: Better Than 7700K?

el's next-generation HEDT platform is here in the form of Skylake-X, Kaby Lake-X and the X299 chipset. Today we weigh up whether the quad-core Kaby Lake-X Core i7-7740X is a better investment over the well-established 7700K.... [PCSTATS].....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News11 hr. 48 min. ago

Anthem To Pay $115 Million In The Largest Data Breach Settlement Ever

An anonymous reader quotes CNET: Anthem, the largest health insurance company in the U.S., has agreed to settle a class action lawsuit over a 2015 data breach for a record $115 million, according to lawyers for the plaintiffs. The settlement still ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 0 min. ago

Ethereum Exchange Reimburses Customer Losses After "Flash Crash"

An anonymous reader writes: "The price of ethereum crashed as low as 10 cents from around $319 in about a second on the GDAX cryptocurrency exchange on Wednesday," reports CNBC, calling it "a move that is being blamed on a 'multimillion dollar market.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 16 min. ago

There’s a better way to build your startup

 If a startup founder could peer 8 years into the future and see a company that has become the symbol for disruptive culture, one that has raised over $8 billion on a valuation of $67 billion, that has a worldwide presence in hundreds of cities,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 40 min. ago

Watch SpaceX launch 10 satellites into orbit with a Falcon 9 live right here

 SpaceX is attempting its second launch in under 48 hours today at 4:25 PM EDT (1:25 PM PDT), from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The launch will be the second for client Iridium, a global telecommunications and data provider. The payl.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 40 min. ago

Coming out as a Slytherin

Fantasy author Cecilia Tan thought she was a Ravenclaw—then she had to face facts. Cecilia Tan is the award-winning fiction author of over 20 books and a co-writer of GEEK ACTUALLY, a fiction serial celebrating fandom, female friendsh.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News15 hr. 48 min. ago

Los Angeles Tests Reflective "Cool Pavement" On Streets

mikeebbbd writes: As reported in the Los Angeles Daily News, during the current heatwave various officials swooped down on streets coated with an experimental light-gray sealer that makes the old asphalt into a "cool street" -- and it works, with ave.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News16 hr. 48 min. ago

Carefully curate who sees your content on Instagram with new feature "favorites"

Instagram is reportedly testing a new way to share posts with a smaller, more selective group of friends. It's called favorites, and it's meant to prompt users to post more by giving them more control over who ultimately sees their content. The post.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 24 min. ago

Account Registrations Enable "Password Reset Man In The Middle" Attacks

"Attackers that have set up a malicious site can use users' account registration process to successfully perform a password reset process on a number of popular websites and messaging mobile applications, researchers have demonstrated." Orome1 quotes.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 25th, 2017

More conventional shape for Nissan Leaf

The 2018 Nissan Leaf, the second generation of the five-door battery-powered hatchback, is losing some of the dramatic styling on the original model......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 25th, 2017

Doctor Who: World Enough and Time review

“Full conversion wasn't necessary, though it will be in time.” So, pucker up! Enlarge (credit: Simon Ridgway/Ray Burmiston/BBC) This is a post-UK broadcast review of Doctor Who: World Enough and Time. River Song always warned the Doctor aga.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 24th, 2017

eBay will now match Amazon"s, Walmart"s and others" prices on over 50,000 items (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch: eBay will now match Amazon's, Walmart's and others' prices on over 50,000 items  —  As Amazon and Walmart continue their battle to become the world's largest retailer, another longtime rival in the e-commer.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 24th, 2017

Taking a ride in MIT’s self-driving wheelchair

 Over the past few months, CSAIL’s (MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory) self-driving wheelchair has become a familiar sight around the MIT halls. It’s a nice little rolling advertisement for the lab’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 24th, 2017

Binary Capital reportedly delays closing new fund amid controversy

 In the wake of allegations of sexual harassment and the resignation of Binary Capital co-founder Justin Caldbeck, the firm has delayed closing its second fund, Axios reports. Caldbeck issued a statement saying he would take an indefinite leave.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 24th, 2017