Stretchable Gold Film for Electronics


By Kimberly Kelly Stretchable Gold Film. While researchers from all over the world have been working with different kinds of stretchable conductors, it was the University of Michigan that first came up with a solution to the elastic conductor problem, a stretchable gold film.

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Why Security and IT Ops must team up in 2019


Neil Simon's play and film The Odd Couple hinged on two characters, Oscar and Felix, who had entirely different priorities but found themselves living together—and creating frustration for each other. Security, Information Security, IT Operations, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Information Security (Info Sec

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Barriers to effective insider threat monitoring


read like something out of an action film. Read Michael Daly’s article about the barriers companies face while monitoring insider threat on FCW : The August headlines surrounding General Electric Co. An engineer accused of stealing intellectual property was arrested, and the FBI is investigating whether the theft compromised any of the company’s trade secrets. Unfortunately, […]. Cyber Security News

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The Last Jedi and Suspension of Disbelief

Scott Berkun

[There’s no askberkun post today – hope you enjoy this timely essay on films and expectations. We love or hate films based on what we expect of them. Two decades and ten films into the world of Star Wars I find my expectations hard to manage.

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Why architecture should emerge?

It is an American drama science fiction film. The entire film is set in and around Oldman's house during his farewell party and is composed almost entirely of dialogue. Did anyone saw the movie The Man from Earth ?

Andre LeBlank on Artificial Intelligence and the future


Best of…: 2018: JavaScript Centipede

The Daily WTF

Starting with the film Saw , in 2004, the “ torture porn” genre started to seep into the horror market. This aside into film critique is because Greg found the case of a “JavaScript Centipede”: the refuse from one block of code becomes the input to the next block. Like a Human Centipede film, you’re best off just being disgusted at the concept on display. As we wind up for the new year, it's time to take stock and look back at some of our best articles for the year.

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An Interview


With a buggy FORTRAN compiler and a lot of assembly language, we controlled a film scanner that digitized bubble chamber film and identified frames with unique events for further study. I was asked to to take part in an e-mail interview recently.

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Physical and Digital Tools for Scrum Masters and their Teams

Roll of static whiteboard film. It's a roll of static film you can throw against almost any surface and it acts as an impromptu whiteboard. 3M offers similar products, their magnetic whiteboard film is somewhat of a hybrid between the static film and the adhesive whiteboard.

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Error'd: This Movie is Rated S for Safe for SQL

The Daily WTF

"Clearly the Light Cinema decided to ban unsafe sql characters from the cinema," wrote Simon , "Let's hope no one makes a film called 'Drop Table' " .

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How to use AR and VR in education industry?

OTS Solutions

It is used in various forms of entertainment from video games to films. How to use AR and VR in education industry?

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Free datasets for testing database engines


The Sakila sample database is designed to represent a DVD rental store and borrows film and actor names from the Dell sample database.

4 Companies That are Killing It with Crowdsourcing


Mobile Movies is a Unilever success story example, which involves local agents who organize film screenings (for free) in rural communities to create jobs and create a stable supply chain that meets the needs of such communities. Amazon Studios has made a large place for itself in the world of TV and film production. When it comes to crowdsourcing, many options are available. What is crowdsourcing?

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The Visual Microphone: Passive Recovery of Sound from Video


The camera recording this was filmed form outside behind soundproof glass. By Bob Gourley. This post deals with exciting science that is fun to watch.

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Remember Stasi spying to understand the GDPR

The Parallax

It is one thing to read about this history on Wikipedia , or see it staged in The Lives of Others , Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck’s masterful 2006 film. BERLIN—The cost of a refresher course here in what a state can do to destroy the privacy of its citizens is €6.

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2k Vs 4k

I'm Programmer

1) that better aligns with several of 35mm and 70mm films formats used to shoot and project movies. As we move beyond 1080p, consumers and the online video world are being enticed by 2K, 4K, and 4K Ultra HD (UHD) and 8K.

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Does the attention economy make life harder for creatives?

Scott Berkun

Most people today have in their pocket everything they need to write a novel, or make a film, and at the click of a button, put it online and make it instantly available to the entire planet. Or short films?

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The Grand Solution for Hospitality Staffing

Agile Engine

If you’re into movies, each of these names alone would be well enough a reason to catch the film. If you’ve never seen The Grand Budapest Hotel , you’re missing out on a true masterpiece.

New Zealand defends its border device search policy (Q&A)

The Parallax

And New Zealand, known for its sweeping vistas, plentiful sheep, and other-worldly film sites , is one of the first countries attempting to clarify the consequences travelers might face for refusing to comply with search demands. What’s the cost of data privacy at the border?

Transparency in Queues

A film from the 1980s starring John Candy and Steve Martin, where a pair of travellers set off on their journeys home for Thanksgiving while being hampered all the way by weather and the eventual choices they make in order to reach their goal.

Deep Learning AI Generates Realistic Game Graphics by Learning from Videos

The New Stack

Such technology could have big implications for the game and film industries, as well as the development of virtual reality platforms.

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How USB sticks help drive freedom in North Korea (Q&A)

The Parallax

I kept on trying to tweet to James Franco and Seth Rogen, and I was like, “We were using your film to free North Korea.

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The Battle For Your Head Is Underway: VR from Oculus, Sony, HTC/Valve competing at GDC2016


It expands beyond games to help developers produce immersive entertainment of all kinds, from games to CG movies to filmed experiences to simulations. Bob Gourley. GDC2016 is the largest game developer conference in the globe. By all accounts it will be the biggest yet for virtual reality.

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Delivering Meaning with Previews on Web

Netflix TechBlog

By Corey Grunewald and Tony Casparro As the Netflix catalog of films and series continues to grow, it becomes more challenging to present members with enough information to decide what to watch.

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Tech News Roundup May 18


A Beautiful Planet’: Astronauts and space moviemakers reflect on film’s final frontier. Katie Kennedy. The following are some of the hot topics we are tracking in the technology ecosystem: Technology Ticker. CGI Federal's new tech center dedicated at UL-Lafayette - The Herald. State Treasurer John Chiang launches 'underdog' campaign for California governor - Los Angeles Times. BJP to form next government in Assam: Sonowal - The Statesman. ‘A

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Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For June 22nd, 2018

High Scalability

But it turns out that the Orbiters' photos were actually super-high-rez, shot on 70mm film and robotically developed inside the orbiters, with the negs raster-scanned at 200 lines/mm and transmitted to ground stations using. Hey, it's HighScalability time: 4 th of July may never be the same.

Indian innovations that captured the world’s imagination

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

This diverse country is so much more than the slums and snake charmers it was defined by in unrealistic novels and films. Mark Twain, a premier 19 century American author whose carefree writing was famous for its satire and realism, said this about India: “So far as I am able to judge, nothing has been left undone, either by man or nature, to make India the most extraordinary country that the sun visits on his rounds. Nothing seems to have been forgotten, nothing overlooked.”

Five Questions in Five Minutes with the CEO of Sprinklr

Battery Ventures

In 2015, I produced an Indian film called Ennu Ninte Moideen. Portfolio Spotlight: Ragy Thomas, CEO of Sprinklr.

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30 tips for creating great software releases

Successful Software

If a film director is only as good as their last film, then I guess a software developer is only as good as their last software release. In more than 30 years of writing software professionally I have shipped my fair share of releases. For the last 13 years I have been shipping software as a solo developer. Here are a few things I have learned along the way. Some of them are specific to downloadable software, but some of them apply equally to SaaS products.

What Can A CIO Do About The Problem Of Airline Overbooking?

The Accidental Successful CIO

There was that event where a passenger was removed from a flight forcibly and everyone filmed it and put it on social media. United’s CIO needs to solve their overbooking problem Image Credit: Teka England. Times have been tough for United airlines in the past.

Using Scrum to Help with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) - Part One

This can be fine; we’ll end up having a relaxing evening, watching a film, ordering a take-away, and getting to bed very late.


What does it take to change the world—and are you up for it?

Linda Booth Sweeney

A Whole Systems Learning for Young Leaders — a short film by myself, David Macauley and The Donella Meadows Institute. Systems change. That’s a phrase I’m hearing more and more.

Most Popular Image/ Photo Editor for Linux OS

I'm Programmer

film grain simulation. In this post, I have inspected some of the best photo editing software available on various Linux distributions. This is not the only photo editors usable but are among the best and commonly used by Linux users.

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Sunny side up

Pandora's Brain

Those who do this enjoy the sort of celebrity and popularity previously reserved for film and sports stars. Satisfying stories feature a hero or heroine facing jeopardy and triumphing over adversity. This explains why most science fiction is dystopian: that’s where the jeopardy is.

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Understanding Big Data’s Big Impact


Netflix uses big data to decide which films and TV shows to make available next on their TV streaming site and app. Rick Delgado. In the last decade or so, the collection of data has moved from simple to towering skyscrapers and silos of information. Information that can be continually reaped and collected day after day to provide businesses and organizations with an enormous wealth of information.

What Can CIOs Do In Order To Increase Diversity In The IT Department?

The Accidental Successful CIO

There was that event where a passenger was removed from a flight forcibly and everyone filmed it and put it on social media. CIOs know that a more diverse IT department operates better Image Credit: Oregon Department of Transportation.

The Three Gaps of Creativity: Effort, Skill and Quality

Scott Berkun

Woody Allen rarely watches his films once they’re finished, and thinks little of Manhattan and Annie Hall , two of his most famous works. [This is an excerpt from the book The Dance of The Possible: the mostly honest completely irreverent guide to creativity.

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I'm Programmer

Drone footage can be spectacular, but it’s notoriously difficult to film well. Using GPS and a barometric pressure sensor to navigate and estimate altitude, it films you as you go about your vacation or your daily run.


I'm Programmer

The quality is so good, scientists recently shuttled one to the International Space Station to film experiments. POPULAR SCIENCE HONORS THE 50 GREATEST INNOVATIONS OF THE YEAR. BRILLIANT, REVOLUTIONARY, AND BOUND TO SHAPE THE FUTURE—THESE ARE THE BEST OF WHAT’S NEW.

Five World-Changing Software Innovations


Content Platforms Video is not new; television has been around for a long time, film for even longer. As revolutionary as film and TV have been, they push content to a mass audience; they do not inspire engagement.