Rovio has launched a special Halloween edition of its popular mobile game Angry Birds. Besides informing us about a new version of the immensely addictive game, the announcement is significant for two other reasons.
By using a laser to reversibly combine and separate molecules, scientists have demonstrated a new optical data storage technique. Because the data can be read by only one kind of imaging technique (second-harmonic generation-assisted imaging), the new method could be used for hidden 3D data storage.
Research by University of Leeds plant scientists has uncovered a snapshot of evolution in progress, by tracing how a gene mutation over 100 million years ago led flowers to make male and female parts in different ways.
Two of Japan’s biggest franchises are teaming up. Capcom and Level-5 are combining forces for the true ultimate crossover: Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney! And it’s coming to 3DS. — I want a new Ace Attorney. I want a new Professor Layton. I never imagined that they would put the best 2 franchises on the DS in one. This is going to be so epic and in 3D!
The front glass panel of the iPhone is constructed of Corning Gorilla Glass, a chemically strengthened alkali-aluminosilicate thin sheet glass that is reported to be 20 times stiffer and 30 times harder than plastic.
While facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg may have had to steal a company to impress chicks and prove geeks can be cool, lesser nerds can show their pride simply by furnishing and accessorizing with these nerdasphere inspired items.
Most of the time, if you get a speeding ticket you just grumble about it and pay the fine. It’s usually not a big deal for most people unless it happens a lot or they get caught going a ridiculous amount over the posted speed limit. You can fight it in court or just pay the ticket, and for most people those are the only options.