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A DECADES-OLD COMPUTER SCIENCE PUZZLE WAS SOLVED IN TWO PAGES

A paper posted online this month has settled a nearly 30-year-old conjecture about the structure of the fundamental building blocks of computer circuits. This “sensitivity” conjecture has stumped many of the most prominent computer scientists over the years, yet the new proof is so simple that one researcher summed it up in a single tweet. QUANTA MAGAZINE ABOUT Original story reprinted with permission from Quanta ... Read More »

Analysts predict the iPhone 8 won’t be the “supercycle” the iPhone 6 was

A trio of analysts from Deutsche Bank claims that the iPhone 8 won’t be able to break the company’s sales records due to the absence of factors that were present leading up to the launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. With smartphones now powerful and marginally improving between the latest releases and folks holding onto their smartphones longer, Deutsche Bank ... Read More »

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 was ‘just too ambitious’, says CI Games

CI Games’ Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 was delayed on two occasions in the lead up to its eventual April 25 release. Perhaps the writing was on the wall at that stage, given the developer has now admitted its plans were too ambitious—a fact galvanised by a small development team and pressing deadlines. Since launch, Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 has suffered ... Read More »

Samsung was granted yet another patent for flexible display technology

Bendable and flexible screens have been a lot like the iconic self-lacing shoes from Back to the Future for some time now. There has been a lot of of talk about the feasibility of the technology at least as far back as three years ago and we have all grown so accustomed to the thought, that it almost feels weird ... Read More »

Malala Yousafzai was shot today: Here’s all you need to know about the women’s education activist

Four years ago, on this day Malala Yousafzai was shot in the head by the Taliban. The youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner has since then come a long way in advocating Human Rights, specially education for women. Here are few things about Malala that you should know: 1. Born in 1997 in Pakistan, Malala became an activist for women’s education ... Read More »

Cramer: Home Depot’s quarter was amazing

Home Depot’s latest quarterly results have competitors in awe, CNBC’sJim Cramer said Tuesday. The home improvement giant and Dow component posted better-than-expected fiscal fourth-quarter earnings and revenue, as U.S. same-store sales rose 8.9 percent. “This is the kind of quarter where you just think it’s not possible. I looked at this quarter, I said 8.9? … There must be something ... Read More »