Body-cam giant snaps up its biggest rival to create near-monopoly

Enlarge / A Los Angeles police officer wears an AXON body camera during the Immigrants Make America Great March to protest actions being taken by the Trump administration on February 18, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images) Axon, the company formerly known as Taser, has acquired its largest rival, VieVu—setting up a […]

Scientists create ultra-thin membrane that turns eyes into lasers

It will still be a while before scientists are able to harness Superman-like laser vision, but the technology is now closer than ever before thanks to a new development from the University of St Andrews. The team there have created an ultra-thin membrane laser using organic semiconductors, which is for the first time compatible with […]

T-Mobile and Sprint agree to merge, create giant to rival AT&T and Verizon

Enlarge (credit: T-Mobile) T-Mobile USA and Sprint today announced an agreement to merge, a deal that would combine the US mobile industry’s third and fourth biggest carriers to create a giant nearly as large as AT&T or Verizon Wireless. The all-stock merger deal would have T-Mobile acquire Sprint for $ 26 billion worth of stock, according […]

Creative Problem Solving: Create Meaning from Contradictory Ideas

Those who succeed in an unending changing environment are able to do one thing really well: Create meaning from contradictory ideas. We can create meaning by determining the factor of the interaction between contradictory ideas. We can do this through what is known as the Dialectic Method. This method was constructed mainly by Karl Marx, […]

I’m a food stylist and I create mouthwatering dishes for the camera — here are my best tips for taking your food photos to the next level

Eaters Collective/Unsplash Food stylists work with food to create the perfect photo for an ad, magazine, or publication. Each person has their own way of arranging food on the plate. Katie Farmand is a full-time food stylist who spends her day prepping, cooking, styling, and sometimes tasting her projects. We all are a guilty of […]

Elon Musk’s SpaceX just got the green light to launch 4,425 satellites that will create a new broadband service

Thom Baur/Reuters The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) gave its approval Thursday to Elon Musk’s SpaceX to provide global satellite broadband services. This is the first approval of its kind. The satellite system will consist of 4,425 satellites. The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Thursday it had approved an application by Elon Musk’s privately […]

Saga lands $30 million to create a new breed of stable cryptocurrency

The creation of a stable cryptocurrency is a challenge many blockchain startups are rising to, using various methodologies. The latest entrant is Saga, which just landed $ 30 million to fund the creation of a new, stable cryptocurrency — with a few tricks up its sleeve. The first thing that sets Saga apart from the crypto […]