Super-thin semiconductors delay the "death" of silicon

Silicon has been the backbone of processors for decades, but it's rapidly approaching its physical limits: making a chip on a process smaller than 5 nanometers is usually impossible without introducing problems. How is Moore's Law.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetAug 13th, 2017

Tracing cell death pathway points to drug targets for brain damage, kidney injury, asthma

Scientists are unlocking the complexities of a recently discovered cell death process that plays a key role in health and disease, and new findings link their discovery to asthma, kidney injury and brain trauma. The results are the early steps toward.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

SpeedGrip Socks create better traction for improved speed and control

Rather than being knit together like traditional athletic socks, SpeedGrip Socks are made up of thin, moisture-wicking compression fabrics that are sewn together, creating a lightweight sock that fits like a grippy second skin. The post SpeedGrip Soc.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

Hennessey Venom F5 to Debut at SEMA

The Hennessey Venom GT made headlines by topping the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport’s top speed with a 270.49-mph run. Now, the Texas-based tuning house is dead-set on beating that feat with their next world-beater, the Hennessey Venom F5. The triple e.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Canada"s "Super Secret Spy Agency" Is Releasing a Malware-Fighting Tool To the Public

Matthew Braga, reporting for CBC News: Canada's electronic spy agency says it is taking the "unprecedented step" of releasing one of its own cyber defence tools to the public, in a bid to help companies and organizations better defend their computers.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 43 min. ago

Running chemical reactions in liquid metal makes atomically thin materials

Dissolving a metal in liquid metal leads to unusual chemical reactions. Enlarge / Droplets of a gallium/indium alloy. (credit: Collin Ladd, NC State University) The discovery of graphene—a one-atom-thick sheet of covalently bonded carbon ato.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News4 hr. 51 min. ago

Emirates loses case re EU delay compensation

The UK Court of Appeal has found that Emirates (EK, Dubai Int'l) is liable to pay compensation to passengers in line with EU regulations for flight delays. Emirates had argued that it was not covered by the legislation, as a non-EU carrier, howeve.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated News5 hr. 22 min. ago

Boeing pitches souped-up Super Hornets during upcoming life extension

For an additional cost, Boeing could upgrade Super Hornets to the more advanced Block III configuration — with a new cockpit, conformal fuel tanks and stealth coating — during the service........»»

Category: aviationSource:  defensenewsRelated News5 hr. 22 min. ago

Intel and Amazon partner on voice recognition tech

Intel and Amazon are partnering to put the former's silicon and smarts into the latter's Alexa voice platform. The chipmaker has introduced the Intel Speech Enabling Developer Kit to provide a "complete audio front-end solution for.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News5 hr. 23 min. ago

Boeing pitches upgrading Super Hornets during upcoming life extension

For an additional cost, Boeing could upgrade Super Hornets to the more advanced Block III configuration — with a new cockpit, conformal fuel tanks and stealth coating — during the service........»»

Category: aviationSource:  defensenewsRelated News6 hr. 6 min. ago

JOHN WILCOCK: The Diggers" Death of Money & Other Counterculture Moments of 1966

Ethan Persoff will be speaking about the John Wilcock comic at The New School's Parsons School of Design, on November 7. Free and open to the public. Read Scott Marshall's adaptation of Nietzsche, An Illustrated Zarathustra. Ethan Persoff will be.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News6 hr. 23 min. ago

15 Games Released on Nintendo Switch This Week

The next packed seven days see over a dozen Switch releases, headlined by Fire Emblem Warriors. Ahead of Super Mario Odyssey's launch on October 27, the Nintendo Switch is still not lacking for releases, with 15 games set to release between tod.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News6 hr. 30 min. ago

Every Walking Dead Death So Far

Take a look at everyone who's joined the ranks of the dead in the seven seasons so far. The Walking Dead returns to AMC for its eighth season on Sunday, October 22nd and not only are we headed right into the show's 100th episode but it's just b.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News7 hr. 14 min. ago

Stay in touch with your kids without adding screen time

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Kids these days know how to use iPhones before they're even out of diapers. While it's great that our kids will grow up super tech savvy, (we d.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 15 min. ago

SF Motors To Acquire EV Battery Module Startup InEVit, Headed By Industry Pioneer Martin Eberhard

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SF Motors, a Silicon Valley electric vehicle (EV) company, today announced the acquisition of InEVit Inc., an electric vehicle (EV) battery modularization startup headed by industry trailblazer and f.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News8 hr. 58 min. ago

Super Mario Odyssey Will Support Video Capture

Super Mario Odyssey will be the fifth Nintendo Switch game to support the video capture feature. Read Super Mario Odyssey Will Support Video Capture on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News8 hr. 58 min. ago

$15 lightweight, stackable backpacking cookware

This is the lowest price I've seen for this super popular, cheap 10 piece camping cook set. The pot and pan, with lids, neatly stack. Netly stack into a size that is just right to fit into my VW Vanagon's sink, with some dishtowels and a cutting bo.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News9 hr. 15 min. ago

Verizon OTT Delay Can’t Help Fios Video Declines, So Why the Hold Up?

Verizon OTT Delay Can’t Help Fios Video Declines, So Why the Hold Up? Verizon announced quarterly results today, revealing a decline in Fios video subs of 18K. Verizon CFO Matt Ellis directly attributed the losses to cord cutting and competition f.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  telecompetitorRelated News9 hr. 58 min. ago

Politicians Share Outrage Over Vet"s Death at VA Hospital

A nurse's aide was playing video games on her computer when she should have checked in on the patient......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News10 hr. 50 min. ago

Prestige Leviathan Raid arrives in ‘Destiny 2,’ and some have already beaten it

After a delay, Destiny 2's tougher Leviathan raid is live and multiple fireteams crossed the finish line in just over an hour. Bungie recommends Guardians be at a 300 power level before attempting the tough fight. The post Prestige Leviathan Raid arr.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 43 min. ago

LG UltraGear VR trademark names high-end Oculus and Vive rival

Opting for a wired rather than wireless experience, LG is looking to push a super-sharp screen. LG is poised to enter the high-end VR market. We've already seen its prototype headset, and now thanks to a trademark filing spotted by LetsGoD.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News14 hr. 43 min. ago