netpipe May 29, 2020

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Not all multiple sclerosis-like diseases are alike

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Scientists finally crack nature’s most common chemical bond

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – ‘Nature’s antifreeze’ provides formula for more durable concrete

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Terahertz radiation: New material acts as an efficient frequency multiplier

ScienceDaily: Latest Science News – Exploiting viruses to attack cancer cells – latest science and technology news stories – Flow-through electrodes make hydrogen 50 times faster – latest science and technology news stories – New technology enables fast protein synthesis

The Register – Linux-loving Windows 10 May 2020 Update squeaks in with days to spare before June

Thingiverse – Newest Things – Mortal Kombat 11 Logo – Standing Sign!

Ars Technica – After watching 50,000 hours of Pac-Man, Nvidia’s AI generated a playable clone

Ars Technica – Archaeologists in Norway are about to dig up a Viking ship

Green Car Congress – SwRI engineers develop near-zero emissions diesel engine technology; 90% reduction of NOx

Next Big Future – Material Made With Record Melting Point of Over 4000 Degrees Celsius

Slashdot – Jack Dorsey Tells Andrew Yang: ‘AI is Coming For Programming Jobs’

Slashdot – The Most Powerful Raspberry Pi Now Has 8GB of RAM

CBC | Canada News – Slow return for Canada’s dental offices as pandemic restrictions ease

CBC | Canada News – 29 of Canada’s national parks to reopen to day-use visitors June 1

Engadget – Microsoft’s OpenAI supercomputer has 285,000 CPU cores, 10,000 GPUs

Engadget – Scientists create a cyborg eye that mimics the real thing

Engadget – Magic Leap raises $350 million and puts layoffs on hold

Engadget – Researchers squeeze 44.2 Tbps through existing fiber optic cables

Engadget – Hacked NES Power Glove controls a modular synth with finger wriggles

Engadget – Texas Instruments makes it harder to run programs on its calculators

Scientific American – News – Bumblebees Bite Plants to Force Them to Flower (Seriously)

The Hacker News – New Tool Can Jailbreak Any iPhone and iPad Using An Unpatched 0-Day Bug

Blog – Hackaday – Rocking Out On A Limb With LE STRUM

Hacker News – Bash IRC Quote Database

Hacker News – OpenSSL 3.0

Nano Patents and Innovations – 750-715 BCE: Cannabis and Frankincense Used at “Holy of Holies” Shrine in Israel

Slashdot – Check Point Releases Open-Source Fix For Common Linux Memory Corruption Security Hole

Hack a Day – Microsoft Releases the Source Code You Wanted Almost 30 Years Ago

Hacker News – SQLite 3.32.0

Hacker News – Ray tracing in notepad.exe at 30 FPS

Hack a Day – Plasma “Ghosts” May Help Keep Future Aircraft Safe

Hack a Day – Whiteboard Plotter Rocks Three Colors and an Eraser

Hack a Day – Pinball Machine Needs No Wizard

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Engineers develop low-cost, high-accuracy GPS-like system for flexible medical robots

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Early Bird uses 10 times less energy to train deep neural networks

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Smoking increases SARS-CoV-2 receptors in the lung

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Graphene-reinforced carbon fiber may lead to affordable, stronger car materials

Engadget – An electric dragster has passed 200MPH for the first time

EurekAlert! – Breaking News – Cord blood study provides insights on benefits, limitations for autism treatment

Slashdot – Mystery of Lava-Like Flows On Mars Solved By Scientists

Green Car Congress – Osaka researchers find formate dehydrogenase reduces CO2 directly to formic acid

Green Car Congress – Researchers show coordination polymer glass membranes can produce as much energy as liquid-based counterparts in fuel cells

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