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Just in time for Marvel’s Ant Man Movie

The BBC reports that tiny robots called “micro tugs” can pull 2000 times their own weight; the equivalent of a person lifting a blue whale! Thanks to feet designs based on the gecko, micro tugs are also capable of effortlessly climbing walls

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Best Phone Camera in the Galaxy?

If you are choosing your next phone based on the quality of the camera you might want to choose the Galaxy S6 by Samsung over the Apple 6. According to a recent article on CNET the Galaxy S6 has a

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Posted in Photography, Technology

Word Press 4.0 Released

  Version 4.0 of WordPress, named “Benny” in honor of jazz clarinetist and bandleader Benny Goodman, is available for download or update  

Posted in Technology
  • Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches edge of space in test flight - CBC.ca December 13, 2018
    Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches edge of space in test flight  CBC.caSuccessful Virgin Galactic flight brings space tourism a step closer to reality  Global NewsVirgin Galactic aims to reach space with tourism rocket  CTV NewsVirgin Galactic flies its first astronauts to the edge of space, taking one step closer to space tourism  CNBCVirgin Galactic "SpaceShipTwo" reaches space during […]
  • Sensor tells you how much sunlight your body has absorbed - TheSpec.com December 13, 2018
    Sensor tells you how much sunlight your body has absorbed  TheSpec.comThis tiny button can save you from sunburn — and maybe skin cancer.
  • Qualcomm wants China to ban the iPhone XS and XR - Engadget December 13, 2018
    Qualcomm wants China to ban the iPhone XS and XR  EngadgetApple is developing its own modems for future iPhones: report  MobileSyrupApple Reportedly Considering Moving iPhone Production Out of China if Tariffs Hit 25 Percent  iPhone in CanadaQualcomm asks China to ban the iPhone XS and XR  The VergeQualcomm seeks iPhone import ban, stepping up patent fight  South China Morning PostView […]
  • Trump denies ties to ex-lawyer Cohen's crimes - CBC.ca December 13, 2018
    Trump denies ties to ex-lawyer Cohen's crimes  CBC.caAs protectors abandon Trump, investigation into his campaign draws closer  The Globe and MailDonald Trump, Michael Cohen point fingers at each other on payments to women  Global NewsWho wants to be Donald Trump's lawyer? He needs a good one  The GuardianFormer election commissioner: Cohen and Trump didn't violate campaign finance law  Fox NewsView […]
  • Alberta premier says oil cut plan working, takes yuletide jab at prime minister - CTV News December 13, 2018
    Alberta premier says oil cut plan working, takes yuletide jab at prime minister  CTV NewsAlberta Premier Rachel Notley says the decision to cut oil production seems to be working, but says it's not a long-term solution.View full coverage on Google News
  • CINDY DAY: No rain gear needed for tonight’s showers - Cape Breton Post December 13, 2018
    CINDY DAY: No rain gear needed for tonight’s showers  Cape Breton PostIt's all about timing and Mother Nature is cooperating. The most reliable and prolific meteor shower of the year peaks tonight and with very little mo.
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