Mini Google Home speaker could be on its way – CNET

A smaller version of the smart home device is expected to be unveiled in the fall, according to Android Police.

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3 things Ellen Pao says she would do differently at her trial – CNET

In her upcoming memoir, “Reset,” the former VC and Reddit CEO shares mistakes made during her landmark sexual harassment trial, but says there’s hope for Silicon Valley.

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The Geometric Structure That Is Changing Notions of Reality – Futurism

FuturismThe Geometric Structure That Is Changing Notions of RealityFuturismFor quantum mechanics and gravity to coexist, locality has to go, and the amplituhedron suggests that this is possible. This means it clears the way for a quantum theory of gravity, opening up the possibilities of understanding the inner workings of …

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NASA snaps space station crossing the solar eclipse – CNET

The International Space Station enjoyed a moment in front of the sun with a spectacular cameo photo during Monday’s solar eclipse.

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Android Oreo is here – CNET

Google announces the name of its latest version of Android with the unveiling of a statue in New York City — while the moon was eclipsing the sun.

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Nanotechnology moves from the clean room to the classroom

IMAGE: An electron microscope captured this image of a freshly grown batch of nanowires using the NextGen STEM Kit's star-shaped mold. view For years, scientists have been creating and tweaking extremely tiny materials atom by atom in special clean rooms scrubbed of debris.

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Will the Essential Phone get eclipsed? (The 3:59, Ep. 270) – CNET

Today we’re chatting about Andy Rubin’s newest device, Amazon’s accidental Echo giveaway and the eclipse.

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HTC Vive gets a huge price cut, but is it enough? – CNET

It’s $200, £160 or AU$400 cheaper now.

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Spaser can detect, kill circulating tumor cells to prevent cancer metastases, study finds

A nanolaser known as the spaser can serve as a super-bright, water-soluble, biocompatible probe capable of finding metastasized cancer cells in the blood stream and then killing these cells, according to a new research study. The study found the spaser can be used as an optical probe and when released into the body , it can find and go after circulating tumor cells , stick to them and destroy these cells by breaking them apart to prevent cancer metastases.

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Nanolaser can detect, kill circulating tumor cells to prevent cancer metastases, study finds

A nanolaser known as the spaser can serve as a super-bright, water-soluble, biocompatible probe capable of finding metastasized cancer cells in the blood stream and then killing these cells, according to a new research study.

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