netpipe August 2, 2019

INHABITAT – Holiday Inn hotels will phase out mini shampoo bottles

Next Big Future – Quantum Computer Building Block is 200 Times Faster

Engadget – Are Intel’s 10nm Ice Lake CPUs worth the wait? – Grant Thompson, YouTube ‘King of Random’ Star, Dies in Paragliding Accident – Scientist Creates Bioplastic from Mango Peels and Seaweed – UC Santa Barbara, ‘Inventor’ of Filament LED Bulbs, Is Suing Everyone

Slashdot – Cisco To Pay $8.6 Million Fine For Selling Hackable Surveillance Tech

Slashdot – Researchers Develop Speedy Soft Robot That’s More Robust Than a Cockroach

Slashdot – When Open Source Software Comes With a Few Catches

Slashdot – Edward Snowden Memoir To Reveal Whistleblower’s Secrets

Hacker News – One-Bit Computing at 60 Hertz

Hacker News – Blender 2.80

Hacker News – DSVPN – VPN using TCP at port 80 and 443

Nano Patents and Innovations – What Does a Marsquake Look Like?

Big Think – Japan approves human-animal embryo experiments

Thingiverse – Newest Things – Hummingbirds

Thingiverse – Newest Things – NEMA 17 Stepper Motor Heat Sink

Blog – Hackaday – The Bluetooth LCD Sniffer You Didn’t Know You Needed

Blog – Hackaday – A Simple Way To Analyze Guitar Pickups

Big Think – When your gut makes its own alcohol it’s called ‘auto-brewery syndrome’

Slashdot – Scientists Create Contact Lenses That Zoom When You Blink Twice

Slashdot – In a 1st, Doctors In US Use CRISPR Tool To Treat Patient With Genetic Disorder

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