Dawn of designer proteins; Turns cells on and off…

Unlike biotech tools adapted from nature, the invention was entirely conceived by humans and represents one of the few proteins made from scratch in the lab.Scientists have invented a synthetic protein designed to control the inner workings of cells. In a pair of papers, published yesterday (July 24) in Nature, the researchers demonstrate how the…

Cerebras Systems unveils a record 1.2 trillion transistor chip for AI

New artificial intelligence company Cerebras Systems is unveiling the largest semiconductor chip ever built. The Cerebras Wafer Scale Engine has 1.2 trillion transistors, the basic on-off electronic switches that are the building blocks of silicon chips. Intel’s first 4004 processor in 1971 had 2,300 transistors, and a recent Advanced Micro Devices processor has 32 billion…

[AR]T at the Apple Store: Here’s how Apple is making augmented reality accessible to everyone

After building out a robust platform for experiencing augmented reality and powerful tools for learning and teaching coding with Swift, Apple is tackling AR creation and exploration in its retail stores with new Today at Apple Labs, Walks, and an interactive art exhibit visible only through the lens of an iPhone. Here’s what you can…

Form AR Swim Goggles

Titleist debuted their first AP iron 11 years ago. Today, the lineup is finally being replaced. Dubbed the T-Series, Titleist’s latest family of irons includes the T100, a forged cavity iron designed with help from Jordan Spieth that replaces the AP2, the T200, a “players distance” club that replaces the AP3, and the T300, an…

Want to Do Crimes? Upgrade to 5G, Apparently

Photo: APEurope’s police agency is worried that the 5G will interfere with law enforcement’s ability to track people. Catherine De Bolle, head of Europol is asking European Union leaders to allow their agency to be more engaged in policy conversations involving the adoption of 5G technology, Reuters reports.Police agencies in Europe, and the U.S., are…

Pompeo says Iran needs to ‘come to the table’ for talks

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Argentina’s Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie attend a meeting on the sidelines of the hemispheric anti-terrorism summit, in Buenos Aires, Argentina July 19, 2019. Natacha Pisarenko/Pool via REUTERSBUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday that the United States needed Iran to “come to…

Designing Compact Gasoline Generator Prototype for Drone Use

Lithium batteries and brushless motors helped make multirotor drones possible, but batteries only last so long. Liquid fuels have far greater energy densities, but have not  been widely applied in these roles. [Tech Ingredients] has been experimenting with a compact gasoline-fueled generator, with the aim to extend drone flight times well beyond what is currently…

Father of B.C. murder suspect says son is not a neo-Nazi, thought memorabilia was ‘cool’ – Global News

The Canadian Armed Forces are approved to join the nationwide manhunt for northern B.C. murder suspects Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, and Kam McLeod, 19.Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale tweeted Friday night that investigators have asked for air support from the Canadian Armed Forces.“In the criminal investigation of the two fugitives in northern MB, the RCMP have…