Humans need to stop driving, seriously – CNET

Commentary: There was a terrible example of human driving today and I cannot wait for my self-driving robot overlord-cars.

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Nanophotonics Market: Lucrative Opportunities Across Globe

Since long, the zest of the electronic industry has been to achieve miniaturization of their products and impart integration. With the advent and radical ubiquity of smartphones, that drive to achieve higher efficiency within smallest devices has gained further impetus and given birth to the nanophotonics market.

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Watch the Huawei P20 phone launch live here – CNET

Huawei is streaming its Huawei P20 launch event live on March 27.

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Stockport Exploration Inc. Announces Definitive Agreement for Amalgamation with Sona Nanotech Ltd. – Stockhouse

Stockport Exploration Inc. Announces Definitive Agreement for Amalgamation with Sona Nanotech Ltd.StockhouseHalifax, Nova Scotia / TheNewswire / March 26, 2018 – Stockport Exploration Inc. (TSXV: SPT) (“ Stockport ” or the “ Company ”) further to the Company's press release dated September 18, 2017, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a …

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Blowin’ in the wind — A source of energy?

It may in the future be possible to harvest energy with the aid of leaves fluttering in the wind. Researchers have developed a method and a material that generate an electrical impulse when the light fluctuates from sunshine to shade and vice versa.

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Nanoparticles as multimodal photon transducers of ionizing radiation

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Understanding charge transfers in molecular electronics

Scientists have found a way to understand and manipulate the transition of charges in molecular junctions.

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Edges and corners increase efficiency of catalytic converters

Catalytic converters for cleaning exhaust emissions are more efficient when they use nanoparticles with many edges. A team of scientists watched live as carbon monoxide was converted into carbon dioxide on the surface of metal nanoparticles like those used in catalytic converters of cars.

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From Quantum Bit Commitment To The Reality Of The Quantum State – Science Trends

Science TrendsFrom Quantum Bit Commitment To The Reality Of The Quantum StateScience TrendsIt is usually believed that whereas quantum mechanics can't make BC unconditionally secure, yet it can confer benefits in terms of certain trade-offs between Alice's and Bob's cheating probability. The standard proof against quantum BC [2,3] hinges on …

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Cambridge Analytica employees may have violated US campaign laws – CNET

A new report claims foreign workers from Cambridge Analytica came to America ahead of the 2014 elections.

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