Google updates Home Mini to address major privacy bug – CNET

Some units of the smart speaker are found to activate at random times and transmit the audio to Google’s servers.

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Zuckerberg ‘sorry’ for controversial VR tour of Puerto Rico – CNET

The Facebook CEO apologizes to anyone he might’ve offended when he tried to show how VR could help raise awareness of the hurricane-ravaged island’s plight.

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Step toward creating planes that travel at hypersonic speed

A recent study could lead to a drastic decrease in flight times. The study is one of the first steps toward the creation of planes able to move at hypersonic speeds, five to 10 times the speed of sound.

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Step toward creating planes that travel at hypersonic speed

A recent study could lead to a drastic decrease in flight times. The study is one of the first steps toward the creation of planes able to move at hypersonic speeds, five to 10 times the speed of sound.

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Carrie Fisher’s dog watched the new Star Wars trailer – CNET

A photo of Carrie Fisher’s dog Gary viewing his late mom in “The Last Jedi” trailer might break your heart.

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Machine learning translates ‘hidden’ information to reveal chemistry in action

Scientists have developed a new way to capture the details of chemistry choreography as it happens. The method — which relies on computers that have learned to recognize hidden signs of the steps — should help them improve the performance of catalysts to drive reactions toward desired products faster.

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Forget about it: A material that mimics the brain

Inspired by human forgetfulness — how our brains discard unnecessary data to make room for new information — scientists conducted a recent study that combined supercomputer simulation and X-ray characterization of a material that gradually ‘forgets.’ This could one day be used for advanced bio-inspired computing.

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SnapChat’s Context Cards help you interact with the world – CNET

Swipe up on a Snap when you’re out and about to see reviews, hail a ride or make a reservation.

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Amazon’s Echo Show speaker now $200 after YouTube retreat – CNET

Amazon Echo Show speaker sales have suffered since YouTube left, reports claim. Now it’s on sale for $200.

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Nanotechnology Research Collaboration with Universidad de Sevilla to Create Time-Released Formulation for GB … – Markets Insider

Markets InsiderNanotechnology Research Collaboration with Universidad de Sevilla to Create Time-Released Formulation for GB …Markets InsiderGB Sciences has identified USE as having top-notch nanotechnology experts, excellent research facilities, and state-of-the art scientific equipment. The group working with GB Sciences on this important project is headed by Dr. Mercedes Fernández …

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