Apple to ad industry: Tough luck, privacy comes first – CNET

Advertisers are picking a fight over Safari’s new “intelligent tracking prevention” feature. But the iPhone maker isn’t backing down.

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‘Blade Runner’ anime coming from ‘Cowboy Bebop’ director – CNET

Director Shinichiro Watanabe will helm the anime short, “Blade Runner Black Out 2022,” to be released online by Sony Pictures Japan later this month.

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In new music video, real-world robots rock — then revolt – CNET

In musician Nigel Stanford’s explosive new vid, a rebellious robot band gives new meaning to the term “shredding.”

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T-Mobile’s Apple Watch Series 3 plan caps at 3G speeds for $10 – CNET

It’ll be another $10 for 4G LTE speeds.

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A nanoparticle-coated skin patch could treat obesity and diabetes

A new study out today in ACS Nano presents an interesting and effective way to reduce fat stores in the body. Researchers at Columbia University and the University of North Carolina showed that a patch loaded with nanoparticles could reduce fat, increase energy expenditure and ameliorate type-2 diabetes in obese mice.

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Ad industry attacks Safari’s effort to protect your privacy – CNET

A feature in Apple’s upcoming browser makes it harder for advertisers to track us online. That will “sabotage” the internet, advertisers say.

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In Irma’s aftermath, carriers scramble to restore service – CNET

Mobile operators have responded quickly following the devastating hurricane, but in areas pummeled by Irma cell service is still hard to come by.

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Proof Of ‘God Playing Dice With The Universe’ Found In The Sun’s Interior – Forbes

ForbesProof Of 'God Playing Dice With The Universe' Found In The Sun's InteriorForbesIn the 1920s, the world of physics was swept by two major revolutions: General Relativity, which put forth spacetime and the fact that matter and energy curved it as the cause of gravitation, and quantum mechanics, which detailed that all the particles …

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Facebook is reinventing art, and maybe consciousness, too – CNET

Augmented reality art, which you can only see through special apps on your phone, is coming. And with it, questions about what’s real and what’s not.

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Skin patch dissolves ‘love handles’ in mice

Researchers have developed a medicated skin patch that can turn energy-storing white fat into energy-burning brown fat locally while raising the body’s metabolism. The patch could be used to burn off pockets of unwanted fat and treat metabolic disorders like obesity and diabetes.

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