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Fan-less quad-core computer dedicated to Linux Mint

Fan-less quad-core computer dedicated to Linux Mint

Processing comes from a quad-core ‘Apollo Lake’ Celeron J3455, and the machine ships with the Mint 19 ‘Tara’ Cinnamon installed. Other Mint variants, or other Linux variants, or even Windows 10, FreeBSD or a hypervisor like ESXi can be installed, but “Linux Mint Cinnamon is considered by many as the most user-friendly desktop-oriented Linux distribution.Read more about Fan-less quad-core computer dedicated to Linux Mint[…]

Uruguay vs Portugal live stream: how to watch today's World Cup football online

Uruguay vs Portugal live stream: how to watch today's World Cup football online

Live stream Uruguay vs Portugal – when and where This round of 16 World Cup 2018 match sees Uruguay take on Portugal at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi. The game will kick-off on Saturday July 30 at 9pm Sochi time. So that’s 7pm BST and Portugal, 2pm ET, 11am PT, 4am AEST (Sunday morning)Read more about Uruguay vs Portugal live stream: how to watch today's World Cup football online[…]

UK scientists work on advanced accelerator at EU-based CERN

UK scientists work on advanced accelerator at EU-based CERN

Working closely with colleagues from around the world at CERN, the North West England based team has demonstrated that it is possible to create head-on collisions of proton beams using a crab-like motion.  A view of the Large Hadron Collider Work at the centre on plasma accelerators (the fifth state of matter) could be usedRead more about UK scientists work on advanced accelerator at EU-based CERN[…]

The 787 planning to intercept the 'Einstein eclipse'

The 787 planning to intercept the 'Einstein eclipse'

As far as inflight entertainment goes, EFLIGHT 2019-MAX has it sorted. Not only will this Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner gives its passengers a view of a rare total solar eclipse above the clouds, but it will chase this natural phenomenon as it rolls across the planet, extending what would otherwise be a two-minute totality to anRead more about The 787 planning to intercept the 'Einstein eclipse'[…]

UK designed quick-fit system adds smart monitoring to grid sub-stations

UK designed quick-fit system adds smart monitoring to grid sub-stations

Branded FuseOhm, is self-powered data-logger that offers real-time measurement and recording of current (1A – 1,000A), voltage, phase angle and local temperature. Power dissipation is <6W. Sensing is resistive, and based on the firm’s existing ‘Triple Ohm’ intellectual property. Data can be logged for a year, and is extracted via a display or micro-SD card,Read more about UK designed quick-fit system adds smart monitoring to grid sub-stations[…]

Most Read articles – ARM security, 350kW charging, neural nets and asteroids

Most Read articles – ARM security, 350kW charging, neural nets and asteroids

What topics have your peers been reading? ARM chip security, neural nets, 350kW charging, Chinese smartphones and asteroid mining all figure prominently this week… As always, let’s take them it in reverse order: 5. Daimler chooses Xilinx for automotive neural network processingDaimler has tied up with Xilinx to create automotive artificial intelligence hardware. “When Daimler startedRead more about Most Read articles – ARM security, 350kW charging, neural nets and asteroids[…]

Tesco stores might soon let you pay using an app rather than a till

Tesco stores might soon let you pay using an app rather than a till

Paying for your supermarket shopping at a till can take time, especially if there’s a queue, and for manned tills it’s also an expense for the store, but Tesco might soon solve all those problems, as it’s trialling shops without tills. Instead, you’d use a smartphone app to scan the barcodes of the products youRead more about Tesco stores might soon let you pay using an app rather than a till[…]

Driverless motorbike aids driverless car development

Driverless motorbike aids driverless car development

Well, one possible answer is: to help test the driverless cars, to respond to more real world, unpredictable interactions from fellow road vehicles… It’s the idea of UK automotive test specialists AB Dynamics. Check out the video below, which shows a prototype system (based on a BMW C1 bike) produced as a technology demonstrator. NoteRead more about Driverless motorbike aids driverless car development[…]

How to watch the Austrian Grand Prix online: live stream F1 for free from anywhere

How to watch the Austrian Grand Prix online: live stream F1 for free from anywhere

Austrian Grand Prix – where and when The 2.7 mile/4.3km Red Bull Ring is one of the newer circuits on the Formula One calendar. It’s towards the south of Austria, around 3 hours south west of Vienna. These are the crucial timings from the Austrian Grand Prix weekend: Practice 1 – Friday June 29 atRead more about How to watch the Austrian Grand Prix online: live stream F1 for free from anywhere[…]