Twitter now has a timeline to go after bullies and trolls – CNET

For the first time, the social network makes its safety calendar public. Now you can see when it plans to enforce rules against abusive behavior.

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Klipsch offers up premium powered floorstanders, the R-28PFs – CNET

Klipsch has debuted two new sets of powered speakers — the R-28PF floorstanders and the R-14PM powered monitors — which offer digital connections and Bluetooth.

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Quantum entanglement record set but still no Schrödinger’s cat – Cosmos

CosmosQuantum entanglement record set but still no Schrödinger's catCosmosSo that's how many atoms would need to be 'entangled' via quantum mechanics to realise Schrödinger's famous thought experiment, in which the random decay of a single atom could cause a cat in a box to be somehow alive and dead at the same time.

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The Mac Mini is 3 years old…since it was last updated (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 106) – CNET

Tim Cook responds to a customer about the future of the Mac Mini, and the latest iPhone X updates.

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Will Ferrell bitingly mocks how much devices control us – CNET

Commentary: In new ads for the nonprofit Common Sense Media, Ferrell is a phone-addled dad whose family feels he’s gone AWOL.

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Beyond Schrödinger’s cat: Quantum effects in biology – Varsity Online

Varsity OnlineBeyond Schrödinger's cat: Quantum effects in biologyVarsity OnlineQuantum mechanics is not just the spooky, headline-making phenomena of spontaneous teleportation, or intercontinental particle entanglement. At its most basic, it is stated that energy is quantised, and at the minute scales where that is significant …

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Two-dimensional materials gets a new theory for control of properties

Desirable properties including increased electrical conductivity, improved mechanical properties, or magnetism for memory storage or information processing may be possible because of a theoretical method to control grain boundaries in two-dimensional materials, according to materials scientists.

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Nanoelectronics Breakthrough Means Smaller, Smarter Devices

A study published in Nature Communications sheds light on some of the issues faced by engineers when building molecular nanoelectronics, and presents them with a possible solution, Science Daily reported . It turns out that by harnessing the quantum nature of electrons, engineers could store more information and create new engineering possibilities that could ultimately lead to the development of smarter and more efficient electronics.

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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and California NanoSystems Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA. Two-dimensional materials have a wide variety of potential applications in the electronics industry.

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Facebook begins testing paywall for subscriptions – CNET

Reading articles on Facebook is about to start changing.

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