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Nano-Pixels Hold Potential For Screens Far Denser Than Today's Best

Zothecula writes "The Retina displays featured on Apple's iPhone 4 and 5 models pack a pixel density of 326 ppi, with individual pixels measuring 78 micrometers.


Related Topix: Retina, iPhone

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Zero 7 Announce New Ep 'Simple Science' Plus Stream Lead Song 'Simple Science' [Listen]

British electronic duo Zero 7 will release their new EP Simple Science on Monday 18th August 2014 by Make Records.


Related Topix: Zero 7, Alternative, Sia

Scientific American

July 2014: Additional Resources

Know the Jargon - Rachel Nuwer Researchers have reexamined the physics of sneezes, as reported in the Journal of Fluid Mechanics .


Related Topix: Astronomy, Science, Icarus


Ohio opens multiservice prison inmate rehab center

The center at Ross Correctional Institution in Chillicothe houses the Ohio Adult Parole Authority, Alvis House, the day reporting program of the Ross County sheriff, and EXIT, a halfway house for former offenders.


Related Topix: Ross Correctional Institution, State Prisons, Prison, Ross County, OH

The Detroit News

Auto review: Ford C-Max Energi plugs into hybrid trend

Ford introduced the C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid in 2013 in addition to the C-Max Hybrid and Fusion Hybrid.


Related Topix: Wagon, Ford C-Max Energi, Ford, Hybrid, Ford C-Max, Ford Fusion, Sedan, Electric Vehicle

Londonderry Today

'Housing stress in Londonderry remains a major concern' - NIHE

The Housing Executive says the gap between demand and supply in the social housing sector in Londonderry remains a major concern with 67 per cent of local applicants deemed to have been in housing stress at March 2014.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland, Strategy, Travel, Northern Ireland, Ireland Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel

International Business Times

LG's New Tablet Series Hit Key Markets

These WiFi enabled tablets run on 4.4 KitKat and flaunt a simplified User Interface.


Related Topix: Interface, Science / Technology, CPU

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Foreign Policy

The Debate Over Confucius Institutes in the United States

Over the last decade, Beijing has sponsored at least 70 Confucius Institutes in the United States -- Chinese state-run instutions which partner with American institutions to provide Chinese language and culture study to U.S. students.


Related Topix: Confucius

Arthur Kaptainis: Tanglewood phones it in

There is a nice program at Tanglewood on Friday night featuring the Boston Symphony Orchestra under Andris Nelsons, its music director designate.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts

R & D

Oxygen extends graphene's reach

Carbon in the form of graphene-a two-dimensional sheet of carbon atoms in a hexagonal network-is strong, flexible and an excellent electrical conductor.


Related Topix: Interface

Chronicle Live

Police confirm 'no third party involvement' in death of...

Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the death of a student on a popular cycle route.


Related Topix: Oval, Science, Electrical Engineering

CBC News

Edward Snowshoe spent 162 days in segregation before suicide

Edward Snowshoe from Fort McPherson, N.W.T., committed suicide at Edmonton Institution, a maximum-security federal prison, after spending 162 days in segregation.


Related Topix: Prison, Suicide, Maximum Security, State Prisons, Federal Prisons, Manitoba

Business Journal

The List For researchers, virtual communities replacing the mall

Technology continues to change how market research is done. The types of questions asked are basically the same, but how researchers pose questions and obtain answers is increasingly dependent on the Internet and mobile devices.


Related Topix: List, Cincinnati, OH


"Nano-pixels" hold huge potential for flexible, low-power, high-res screens

Still images drawn with the 'nano-pixel' technology that each measure around 70 micrometres across, which is smaller than the width of a human hair The Retina displays featured on Apple's iPhone 4 and 5 models pack a pixel density of 326 ppi, with individual pixels measuring 78 micrometers.


Related Topix: Retina, Gadgets

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

Farm groups in Manitoba, Saskatchewan urge long-term solution to flooding

Saskatchewan Agriculture says early estimates suggest between 809,000 and 1.2 million hectares of farmland have been flooded and are unlikely to produce a crop.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Manitoba, Weather

Producer William Orbit Attempts To Defend Britney Spears' Pre Auto-Tune 'Alien'

A British record producer has defended Britney Spears after a recording of her singing 'Alien' without auto-tune was leaked online.


Related Topix: Dance, William Orbit, Pop/Rock, Britney Spears


Hear an Upcoming 12" from MGUN

Underground Resistance affiliate Manuel Gonzales has maintained a busy release schedule in 2014, and he's now set to return to the burgeoning Berceuse Heroique label in early fall under his own name.


Todmorden Today

Knife wielding man assaults partner and father

A 25-year-old man who armed himself with a knife during a violent disturbance at a house in Rastrick has been banned from contacting his partner.


Related Topix: The Knife, West Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom,


Halyard Consulting Discusses the Amazon Fire and Risks of Showrooming

In this week's podcast of The World of Internet Marketing, Jonathan Goodman, president of Halyard Consulting, spoke about Amazons new smartphone the Amazon Fire .


Related Topix: Marketing, Internet, The World of, Alternative-Rock, List, Small Business, Personal Finance

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Some passengers will have to power up electronics at U.S. airport checkpoints

A very limited number of airline passengers flying in the United States will be asked to turn on electronic devices while going through airport checkpoints, in an expansion of a security protocol implemented last week at some overseas airports, a U.S. official tells CNN.


Related Topix: List, Terrorism, Transporation Security Administration (TSA), US News