Uber shareholder sues over ‘illicit business practices’ – CNET

A new lawsuit claims the ride-hailing company and its former CEO, Travis Kalanick, knowingly misled investors.

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Bill Gates ditches Windows Phone for Android – CNET

The final nail in the coffin of Microsoft’s mobile phone ambitions.

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An Indian American accepts the challenge of Nanotechnology – newsindiatimes.com

newsindiatimes.comAn Indian American accepts the challenge of Nanotechnologynewsindiatimes.comIndian American entrepreneur Mahesh Patel has started a nanotechnology company called ShayoNano in Stafford, Texas and has produced his first 300-pound batch of a nanomaterial which will be used to enhance the efficiency of common paint.

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An Indian American accepts the challenge of Nanotechnology – newsindiatimes.com

newsindiatimes.comAn Indian American accepts the challenge of Nanotechnologynewsindiatimes.comIndian American entrepreneur Mahesh Patel has started a nanotechnology company called ShayoNano in Stafford, Texas and has produced his first 300-pound batch of a nanomaterial which will be used to enhance the efficiency of common paint.

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Up for Auction: Einstein Letters Detailing General Relativity and Grand Unified Theory – Live Science

Live ScienceUp for Auction: Einstein Letters Detailing General Relativity and Grand Unified TheoryLive ScienceBasically, he thought that his work might be a first step in finding a unified theory not based on probabilistic calculations, the way quantum mechanics is, but rather something more akin to classical theories like mechanics, where, for example, the …

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Pyreos secures A 1m grant to develop infrared sensors

Technology firm Pyreos has been awarded a grant of almost 1 million to help develop the next generation of its infrared sensors, which are used in a range of industrial and consumer products. The Edinburgh-based company, spun out of German industrial giant Siemens a decade ago, received the A 950,000 from innovation agency Innovate UK, paving the way for a joint project with nanotechnology innovators at Imperial College London.

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We should upload human minds on Stephen Hawking’s interstellar mission – CNET

This is how humans might finally reach another star system.

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Google Doodle honors culture scholar Gloria E. Anzaldúa – CNET

The Mexican-American cultural theorist who identified invisible “borders” in society died in 2004. Tuesday would have been her 75th birthday.

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Lab-on-skin: Nanotechnology electronics for wearable health monitoring – Nanowerk (blog)

Nanowerk (blog)Lab-on-skin: Nanotechnology electronics for wearable health monitoringNanowerk (blog)(Nanowerk Spotlight) Nanotechnology materials are going to open new realms of possibility for flexible and stretchable monitoring gadgets that are wearable directly on the skin. In our previous Nanotechnology in Healthcare Spotlight we already looked …

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Green has always been the colour of envy—and in nanotechnology, it’s no different – Phys.Org

Green has always been the colour of envy—and in nanotechnology, it's no differentPhys.OrgFor centuries, we've used plant and animal pigments to dye our clothes all the colours of the rainbow. But some shades come easier than others. Throw some shade. In nature, green or blue colourants are tricky to make. Nowadays, we can create blue …

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