Stunning images of Air France A380 engine destroyed in flight – CNET

Commentary: Passengers on an Air France flight look out the window and see that one of the plane’s engines has been mysteriously wrecked.

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FBI doesn’t have to reveal iPhone hack details, judge rules – CNET

Agency doesn’t have to name the vendor that helped hack iPhone from San Bernardino attack, judge rules.

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Should Apple feel threatened by Amazon’s smart speaker show? – CNET

Commentary: When it comes to smart speakers, Amazon seems not to know what people want. Apple, on the other hand, seems completely sure. Should it be?

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Credit card thieves are getting smarter. You can, too – CNET

Card skimmers have gotten so advanced, even experts may be fooled. But there’s a way to spot at least some of them.

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SNL brings back alien abductees for strange encounter – CNET

Commentary: Kate McKinnon, Ryan Gosling and Cecily Strong return to recount what it’s really like when you’ve communed with beings up there.

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You won’t see iPhones in ‘Blade Runner 2049′, director says – CNET

Denis Villeneuve explains why the sequel to the 1982 science fiction classic conjures an alternative future that doesn’t depend on digital data the way we do.

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‘SNL’ skit mocks ‘Avatar’ use of Papyrus font – CNET

If you’re a graphic designer with a sense of humor, this “SNL” skit was probably exactly your type.

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Quantum mysteries dissolve if possibilities are realities – Science News (blog)

Science News (blog)Quantum mysteries dissolve if possibilities are realitiesScience News (blog)Physicist Werner Heisenberg (right) believed that quantum mechanics implied an aspect of reality similar to the concept of “potential” advocated by the Greek philosopher Aristotle (left). A new paper suggests that the mysteries of quantum mechanics …

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Quantum Computing: What Is It And How Does It Work? – Lifehacker Australia

Lifehacker AustraliaQuantum Computing: What Is It And How Does It Work?Lifehacker AustraliaQuantum mechanics is the branch of physics that explains the behaviour of matter and energy at the atomic scale. So does “quantum technology” just mean technology based on very small things? Is it just a cool-sounding synonym for nanotechnology? No!

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