|DATE - TIME in UTC: Apr 27|
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|Scientists grow brain in a laboratory 2018-04-26 14:01 UTC|
|Scientists grow brain in a laboratory. They hope to solve problems like Alzheimer's disease.
New questions arise such as is the brain a person?
|Blockade, the original Snake; Snake, the original slither.io 2018-04-07 02:49 UTC|
|Slither.io is a game where you play a worm that goes around eating pellets.
It originated from Snake. And Snake came from the original 1976 arcade game, Blockade.
The original Blockade:
|Walmart's new scan and go 2018-03-27 21:21 UTC|
|Walmart's new answer to rising costs is scan and go. You walk in and take a scanner and go get your items. You would scan each item with the scanner or app on your phone and then place them in the shopping cart. When you are done you would check out at a machine and show the recipe to the gest greeter at the door.
|IBM Designs 1x1 mm Computer 2018-03-20 15:04 UTC|
|IBM designs a 1x1 mm computer that is about equivalent to an x86 chip from 1990.
That's the size of a large grain of common table salt. You can put that anywhere. They propose usage in inventory control and tracking.
It could be equip with a solar cell and a communication module.
|New Raspberry Pi 3 B+ still at $35USD 2018-03-14 13:30 UTC|
|Happy pi day in USA.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has released a new pi on pi day (USA 3/14/2018). It has been two years since their last release, a Raspberry Pi 3 B.
* It's CPU runs at 1.4GHz vs the old one at 1.2GHz. Broadcom BCM2837B0, Cortex-A53 (ARMv8) 64-bit SoC @ 1.4GHz
* 1 GB LPDDR2 SDRAM
* The built-in wifi is improved at 2.4GHz and 5GHz. IEEE 802.11.b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, BLE
* Gigabit Ethernet over USB 2.0 (maximum throughput 300 Mbps)
Other specs are about the same.
The input power requirements are 5 Volts at 2.5 Amps DC. It uses much more energy than previous pis.
There is now support for Power-over-Ethernet (PoE), but it requires separate PoE HAT