Shuffle sofa by Robert Bronwasser for Jess

Dezeen Showroom: Dutch studio Jess has introduced the playful Shuffle sofa, part of a collection created by industrial designer Robert Bronwasser that also features armchairs, chairs and tables. Read more Dezeen Showroom: Dutch studio Jess h.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenMay 7th, 2021

Scientists shuffle atomic layers like playing cards to make new quantum materials

Materials scientists can now shuffle layered compounds together, much like combining two different decks of cards. The technique, recently discovered by a team of researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory, is leading to developme.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 20th, 2021

The Batman: Cast, release date, and everything else we know about the movie

The Caped Crusader returns in The Batman, with Robert Pattinson in the title role and Matt Reeves as writer and director. Here's everything we know so far......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 19th, 2021

An Alabama lawmaker just wants NASA to fly SLS, doesn’t care about payloads

"The mission for which is to be determined by the NASA Administrator." Enlarge / Rep. Robert Aderholt, R-Ala., is seen at NASA headquarters in 2019. (credit: NASA) The US House Appropriations Committee passed a budget bill for NASA on Thursday.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 16th, 2021

Asia Tech Image enjoys CIS module orders visible until 2022

CIS module maker Asia Tech Image has obtained surging orders with their shipments scheduled until 2022, according to company chairman Robert Lai......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 16th, 2021

Facebook Pay extends its reach later this summer

August's expansion is Facebook Pay's first step out of the Facebook ecosystem. Enlarge / Facebook Pay is one of many payment services aiming to eliminate the "phone, laptop, credit card" shuffle by offering easily accessed one-tap payment option.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 15th, 2021

We’re getting a Wheel of Time prequel film trilogy to augment Amazon series

Films will focus on history of Robert Jordan's fictional world before events of books. Cover art for the first Wheel of Time novel. A prequel film trilogy is now in development, in addition to the Amazon TV series. (credit: Tor Books) Expectat.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 14th, 2021

Man Wrongfully Arrested By Facial Recognition Tells Congress His Story

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: Michigan resident Robert Williams testified about being wrongfully arrested by Detroit Police in an effort to urge Congress to pass legislation against the use of facial recognition technology. Wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 13th, 2021

After street lights in an entire county were swapped to LEDs, light pollution got worse

"The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry"—this famous paraphrase of Scottish poet Robert Burns sometimes sums up human ingenuity. That is exactly what happened when a county in Washington State decided to replace all of its county-owned s.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 9th, 2021

3 issues to resolve before switching to a subscription business model

You can't just layer a subscription model on top of a business. Jess Warrington Contributor Share on Twitter Jess Warrington is general manager, North America, at CloudBlue......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 24th, 2021

Game Boy Advance game gets split-screen multiplayer through new FPGA core

No link-cable needed for this emulated single-machine, single-display solution. Developer Robert Peip shows off some split-screen Game Boy Advance multiplayer gaming through his new FPGA core. Here at Ars, we're big fans of situations whe.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

70 years of automotive design from the front row

Robert Cumberford continues to remain by default the English-speaking world’s dean of automotive design criticism. His career spanned decades, yet his authority on the subject remains undimmed......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Intelligent NFT Created Linked to a Machine-Learning Chatbot

Decrypt reports on the world's first "intelligent NFT" (or iNFT), being auctioned off in June as part of a collection of digital artworks at Sotheby's. Her name is Alice: The brainchild of artist Ben Gentilli's Robert Alice studio and software deve.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 29th, 2021

Total modular sofas by Part & Whole among new products on Dezeen Showroom

This modular sofa system that adopts circular economic principles is among 14 new products featured on Dezeen Showroom this week. Read more This modular sofa system that adopts circular economic principles is among 14 new products featured o.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsMay 24th, 2021

This AI makes Robert De Niro perform lines in flawless German

Technology related to deepfakes helps match facial movements to dialogue. Enlarge (credit: Paul Bednyakov | Getty Images) You talkin' to me... in German? New deepfake technology allows Robert De Niro to deliver his famous line from Taxi Driver.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2021

Before ruining millions of vaccines, Emergent failed inspections, raked in cash

Tens of millions of J&J and AstraZeneca doses are still in limbo. Enlarge / Robert Kramer, President and Chief Executive Officer of Emergent BioSolutions, speaks via videoconference during a House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis he.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 19th, 2021

The Secondhand Origins of Silicon Valley’s Ingot Industry

Robert Lorenzini built a more efficient silicon-crystal puller from parts he bought at auction Photo: Science History Institute The furnace at the bottom of this crystal puller heated a sample of silicon, and then.....»»

Category: Source:  ieeeRelated NewsMay 19th, 2021

Total modular sofas by Part & Whole

Dezeen Showroom: Canadian design company Part & Whole has designed a modular sofa system called Total that adopts circular economic principles. Read more Dezeen Showroom: Canadian design company Part & Whole has designed a modular sofa syste.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsMay 18th, 2021

Book: Fundamentals: Ten Keys to Reality

I’ve been reading hard science fiction lately, along with some actual science. The hard sci-fi includes Dragon’s Egg and Starquake by Robert Forward (wow – awesome) and Nova by Samuel Delany (also awesome). The science includes The.....»»

Category: financeSource:  feldRelated NewsMay 17th, 2021

Neutrons unlock the secrets of Antonie van Leeuwenhoek’s microscopes

His most powerful microscope holds a lens likely made with Robert Hooke's 1678 recipe. Enlarge / First microscope by Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. (credit: Tetra Images/Getty) In the late 17th century, a Dutch draper and self-taught scientist name.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 17th, 2021

Research reveals negative effects of hotel app adoption on customer spending

Companies have often considered app adoption among their customers to have a positive impact on customer spending. According to new research from marketing professor P.K. Kannan at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business, high.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 13th, 2021