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Film without words: the 70mm story of life, death, and rebirth in 'Samsara'

Arduino-based ArduSat will run your code in space

www.extremetech.com
What is the only thing cooler than an Arduino-based satellite? One that anyone can buy access to for up to a week to run experiments using a controllable satellite with a variety of sensors. Interestingly, the satellite is seeking funding using crowdsourcing website Kickstarter.The ArduSat is currently a 1U CubeSat...
Arduino-based ArduSat will run your code in space

Hackers set to work on Manchester's council services

www.guardian.co.uk
In what's believed to be the first event of its type, Manchester hosted an event for web developers which saw them set about data sets held by some of the city's main institutions to work up new ways to deliver services. Sarah Hartley went along to the Manchester HackathonBus timetables...
Hackers set to work on Manchester's council services

Ajax 0-2 Manchester United | Europa League last-32 match report

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Manchester United's battle was as much with themselves as with Ajax. There was little grandeur for them to savour in this Europa League encounter. While pondering the last 32 of a lesser tournament, they would have felt a pang this week as the knockout phase of the Champions League got...
Ajax 0-2 Manchester United | Europa League last-32 match report

Samsung's Next Galaxy Note To Make Its Grand Debut In Berlin On August 29

techcrunch.com
These past few weeks have been quite the ride for Samsung’s Galaxy Note devotees — a variant of the original model is finally (and officially) on its way to T-Mobile’s airwaves, and a report out of South Korea pointed to some nifty upgrades in place for the phablet’s successor. Now...
Samsung's Next Galaxy Note To Make Its Grand Debut In Berlin On August 29

HTC One V review

www.engadget.com
It's the other One. While HTC's One X and One S jostle over which has the more potent processor, and customers weigh high-definition screens against high-science coatings, the One V has held back. Quite rightly, as this phone has no delusions of flagship grandeur. Negri Electronics has lent us...
HTC One V review

The Talented, Photoshopping Shirley Hornstein Finally Says Why She Tricked Silicon Valley

www.businessinsider.com
More than six months ago, TechCrunch shined a light on Shirley Hornstein, a master photoshopper who pretended to know important people to make herself credible in Silicon Valley. Hornstein would find pictures of celebrities like Justin Timberlake, stick her face in the photo, and say she knew them. She used...
The Talented, Photoshopping Shirley Hornstein Finally Says Why She Tricked Silicon Valley
An Amsterdam museum throws open its doors with a vast digital catalog

PS Vita: a Games page special

www.guardian.co.uk
Nick Gillett roadtests PS Vita, Sony's latest assault on the handheld marketPS Vita's promise for the game player is straightforward: a PlayStation 3 in your pocket. That means a ridiculously beautiful and high-resolution screen, two tiny analogue joysticks, and the rest of the buttons found on your now-obsolete PSP. It's...
PS Vita: a Games page special

Samsung pushes graphene one step closer to silicon supremecy

www.engadget.com
Graphene has long-held notions of grandeur over its current silicon overlord, but a few practical issues have always kept its takeover bid grounded. Samsung, however, thinks it's cracked at least one of those -- graphene's inability to switch off current. Previous attempts to use graphene as a transistor have...
Samsung pushes graphene one step closer to silicon supremecy

Picture of the Day: the Terrible Grandeur of the Waldo Canyon Fire

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Picture of the Day: the Terrible Grandeur of the Waldo Canyon Fire
Scientists create 281-gigapixel embryo image comprised of more than 26,000 photos
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