Posts Tagged ‘General’
 

 
 

Why Alastair Reynolds Doesn’t Do Star Trek Physics

Alastair Reynolds likes to keep his sci-fi grounded in reality. Photo: Barbara Bells British author Alastair Reynolds is at the vanguard of the current generation of hard science fiction authors — writers whose fabulous adven...
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Sad news for geeky parents: Comic-Con introduces stroller ban

Dressed as Star Wars characters Thomas, left, and Tennille Kuhlman, right, prepare to push their son Matthew Kuhlman around the exhibit hall on the first day of Comic-Con 2008. (AP) Earlier this week the organizers of Comic-Con...
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iPhone 5S and 5C show up in China Telecom promo

Apple’s upcoming iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C have made yet another early appearance online. This time, it was China Telecom’s official Weibo account that did the leaking. A lengthy vertical banner was spotted before the company...
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Geek Answers: What is at the center of a gas giant?

Gas giants are almost always a kid-favorite when teaching the planets. Not only are they huge — Jupiter comes it at more than 300 times the Earth’s mass, and more than 1,300 times its volume — they’re also beautiful and...
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Best Buy Laying Off 600, About 3% of Geek Squad Workforce

–Geek Squad layoffs represent fewer than one worker per store –Person familiar with matter says about 1,800 more store layoffs are to come –Geek Squad is a differentiator from rivals (Updates with additional l...
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