Uber reportedly advised employees about sex with each other – CNET

A memo for a company event in 2013 warned against getting arrested and throwing kegs off buildings.

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NSF Announces 2017 Winners for Generation Nano: Small Science, Superheroes – Controlled Environments Magazine

Controlled Environments MagazineNSF Announces 2017 Winners for Generation Nano: Small Science, SuperheroesControlled Environments MagazineOn June 6, the National Science Foundation (NSF), in partnership with the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI), named the first- and second-place winners, as well as the People's Choice winner, for the second annual Generation Nano competition.

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NSF Announces 2017 Winners for Generation Nano: Small Science, Superheroes – Controlled Environments Magazine

Controlled Environments MagazineNSF Announces 2017 Winners for Generation Nano: Small Science, SuperheroesControlled Environments MagazineOn June 6, the National Science Foundation (NSF), in partnership with the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI), named the first- and second-place winners, as well as the People's Choice winner, for the second annual Generation Nano competition.

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OneD Material reaches a new milestone

This newly granted patent is an important milestone in a long journey started in 2001 when Nanosys was formed and exclusively licensed certain foundational nanotechnology inventions from In the following years, Nanosys' R&D team worked on new nanostructures for fuel cells and lithium-ion battery electrodes and filed seminal patent applications describing interconnected networks of silicon nanowires and graphitic materials for use in electrodes . , OneD's Chief Technology Officer, various silicon-graphite materials and processes were perfected over many years and tested by large battery makers around the world.

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Pandora adds infinite listening feature for $10 subscribers – CNET

Pandora launches an automated feature to play similar songs when the previous one ends on its fledgling $10-a-month Premium service.

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The Galaxy Note 8 may keep that pesky fingerprint sensor on the back – CNET

Samsung moved the Galaxy S8′s fingerprint sensor to the back of the phone. Now one report claims that the Note 8 will do the same.

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Molecular code for melanin-like materials

A new approach for producing materials that mimic the properties of melanin has now been developed. It also provides unprecedented control over expressing specific properties of the biopolymer, according to a paper. The discovery could enable the development of cosmetic and biomedical products.

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Nanoparticles and magnets offer new, efficient method of removing oil from water

Engineering researchers used magnetic nanoparticles to separate oil from water through a simple process that relies on electrostatic force and a magnet. The engineers believe their new technique could improve water treatment for oil and gas production, more efficiently clean up oil spills and potentially remove lead from drinking water.

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X-ray study reveals way to control molecular vibrations that transmit heat

Scientists have developed a new way to track dynamic molecular features in soft materials, including the high-frequency molecular vibrations that transmit waves of heat, sound, and other forms of energy.

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Nanotechnology reveals hidden depths of bacterial ‘machines’

New research from the University of Liverpool, published in the journal Nanoscale , has probed the structure and material properties of protein machines in bacteria, which have the capacity to convert carbon dioxide into sugar through photosynthesis. Cyanobacteria are a phylum of bacteria that produce oxygen and energy during photosynthesis, similar to green plants.

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