tecan December 27, 2018

Green Car Congress – Toshiba making SCiB battery business an independent unit; higher energy density batteries with titanium niobium oxide anodes for EVs

Green Car Congress – Volkswagen previewing mobile quick charging station; trials in 2019, production in 2020

Slashdot – Hospital Prices Are About To Go Public in the US

Ars Technica – Video: How Star Control II was almost a much more boring game

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – MIT researchers develop novel 3D printing method for transparent glass

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Bacteria found in ancient Irish soil halts growth of superbugs — new hope for tackling antibiotic resistance

Hack a Day – Motorize Your Camera Slider, The Hacker Way

Hack a Day – Does Electronic Current Flow Like Water?

Hacker News – The Brain’s Autopilot Mechanism Steers Consciousness

Hacker News – Portal: Personal Onion Router to Assure Liberty

Hacker News – Blender 2.8

Hacker News – DragonFly BSD 5.4

Hacker News – Scanning books at 250 pages a minute (2008)

Hacker News – A Sound So Loud That It Circled the Earth Four Times (2014)

Hacker News – Offline voice AI within 512 KB of RAM

Hacker News – Build your own bare-metal ARM cluster

Hacker News – Build the Linux Kernel and Busybox for ARM and Run Them on QEMU

Nano Patents and Innovations – 3D-Printed Robot Hand Can Play the Piano

Thingiverse – Newest Things – uniflo engine

Thingiverse – Newest Things – 2s battery pack with 18650 batteries

Slashdot – Linux 4.20 Released in Time for Christmas

Slashdot – Huawei Had a Deal To Give Washington Redskins Fans Free Wi-Fi, Until the Government Stepped In

Engadget – Huawei ships record 200 million phones in 2018 despite controversies

Engadget – Samsung is serving Galaxy S9 owners Android Pie for Christmas

Engadget – 2018 was the biggest shakeup in years for the camera world

Ars Technica – You can now download the long-lost (and unfinished) SimCity NES port

Engadget – Android Pie rolling out now to OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5T

Hack a Day – Explaining Fourier Again

Hack a Day – Achieving Zen the Arduino Way

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