Get ready to clear some space, PlayStation VR asks for 60 square feet to play – CNET

New documentation details heavy space requirements to set up Sony’s VR accessory.

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Crave giveaway: Sony HT-XT1 to boost your TV’s sound – CNET

Want to enhance your home audio setup? Do it with this week’s prize, a compact, feature-rich sound stand that goes under your TV, rather than in front of it.

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Clinton on Trump: ‘A man you can bait with a tweet’ – CNET

Technically Incorrect: During her speech at the Democratic National Convention the candidate digs at her rival’s tweeting complex. It turns out to be her most retweeted moment.

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Modern movies get their own throwback VHS boxes – CNET

Watching movies on VHS may be a thing of the past, but artist Steelberg has given films like “Rogue One,” “The Revenant” and “Pacific Rim” retro-looking VHS cover art to remind us of our VCR past.

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Thirst for knowledge: CBU wastewater project receives funding

Cape Breton University student researcher Kori Andrea holds a test tube of soluble nanoparticles in water in a lab at the Verschuren Centre, while Xu Zhang, the research chair in applied nanotechnology, looks on. Nanotechnology is currently an area of intense scientific research due to a wide variety of potential applications in biomedical, optical, and electronic fields.

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​You’ll soon be able to ramble through an Oculus VR version of Minecraft – CNET

Microsoft’s update of its smash-hit game will reach Facebook’s virtual-reality headset in coming weeks.

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Harry Potter fanfic site ClintonKaine.com priced at $90,000 – CNET

One political domain squatter isn’t just your average muggle looking to cash in, though he’d be happy to do that, too.

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I blame computers for ruining my handwriting – CNET

Embarrassed by her sloppy handwriting in the age of keyboards, CNET contributor Gael Fashingbauer Cooper turns to the experts. Can her penmanship be saved?

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The Double-Slit Experiment That Blew Open Quantum Mechanics – Popular Mechanics

Popular MechanicsThe Double-Slit Experiment That Blew Open Quantum MechanicsPopular MechanicsThe physics equations you learned in school don't work on the atomic scale. We have Newtonian physics to explain the world we can see and feel, and we have Einsteinian physics to explain the behavior of matter and light in the universe, but we observe …

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Belgian Nanotech Firm Opens Sensor-Research Facility in Florida

The Inter-University MicroElectronics Center , based in Belgium, opened the doors to its new research center in Osceola County, Florida, which will focus on photonics, high-speed electronics, and integrated circuits. In addition to creating hundreds of tech jobs, the facility is expected to be a catalyst in establishing Florida as a center for technology in connective and interactive devices, and advancing sensor research and development.

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