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Intel will build the first exascale supercomputer in the US
Engadget

The US might currently have the world's most powerful supercomputer, but it isn't resting on its laurels. An international race is on to build exascale supercomputers (systems capable of a quintillion calculations per second) and today, Secretary of Energy Ri… more…

Apple kerfuffles, praise groups, and media layoffs
TechCrunch

Lots of news and interesting tidbits to wrap up the week. Apple kerfuffles Apple has been vindicated (for a brief moment anyway) in its long-standing dispute with Qualcomm. From Stephen Nellis at Reuters: A U.S. federal judge has issued a preliminary ruling t… more…

The best women's rain boots you can buy
Business Insider

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objecti… more…

Dai is the next big women's performance workwear brand you should know — here's what its clothes look and feel like
Business Insider

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider, Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and object… more…

Breakthrough programmable computer made from DNA running chemical software
Boingboing.net

For more than two decades, researchers have explored using DNA as a chemical computer. Until now though, DNA computers have only been capable of solving whatever mathematical problem they were built to tackle. Now though, researchers have demonstrated a more … more…

Orlando airport officials in Florida sue Melbourne airport for using 'Orlando' in its name
Floridatoday.com

The lawsuit asks the court to bar Melbourne's aviation board from using "Orlando" in its airport's name, advertising or promotional materials. more…

Death toll in China chemical plant explosion rises to 44
USA Today

Thursday’s blast at the Tianjiayi Chemical plant in the city of Yancheng is one of China’s worst industrial accidents in years. more…

I wore these sneakers for a week, and their versatility completely sold me
USA Today

I’m very particular about my footwear, and I’m happy to have these in my collection more…

Deported veteran who grew up in Las Cruces longs to return home
Lcsun-news.com

Ivan Ocon served in the military. He grew up in Las Cruces. Now, he's fighting to return home after being deported from the country he served to protect. more…

Making more from methane
Sciencemag.org

Methane, the major component in natural gas, is one of the most difficult molecules to activate in a controlled manner, because almost any initial oxidation product is easier to oxidize than methane itself and most of the product is carbon dioxide. Instead, m… more…

When Buying a Fixer-Upper, Where Should You Draw the Line?
Freshome.com

When you find a great fixer-upper, it can be difficult to determine if you should put an offer. You want to restore the home to its natural beauty — especially if it comes at a good price. However, you need to weigh the good, the bad and the ugly before makin… more…

Want to profit from the housing shortage? There’s a new ETF for that.
Marketwatch.com

A new exchange-traded fund takes a very broad approach to tracking housing stocks, and argues that it is a good way to play the housing crisis. more…

The Hashy bottle deserves to be in a contemporary art museum
Yankodesign.com

The Hashy bottle deserves to be in a contemporary art museum If I asked you to imagine a water bottle, you’d probably think of a flimsy, disposable plastic PET bottle with a branding-label around its waist. Even... more…

Plugable made a budget-friendly gaming headset that sounds awesome
Windowscentral.com

Plugable's new affordable gaming headset offers fantastic value. Plugable makes some excellent PC accessories and general gadgets, including USB port hubs, Bluetooth speakers and even some adapters. The company is now moving into the realm of gaming headsets … more…

Lizzie Fortunato Is Hiring An Assistant Design & Production Coordinator In New York, NY
Fashionista.com

Lizzie Fortunato is a NYC-based accessories line that produces high-end jewelry and leather goods and is distributed at more than 70 retailers; the company was inducted into the CFDA in 2015. Lizzie Fortunato has been featured in Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Vogue,… more…

Our Favorite Winners from iF DESIGN AWARD Night 2019 in Munich
Core77.com

Last week, we headed to Munich to celebrate the 66 gold winners of the iF DESIGN AWARD 2019 at the striking BMW Welt. Part of Munich's Creative Business Week, the iF DESIGN AWARD welcomed a total of 6,375 contributions from 50 countries within the categories … more…

Van der Waals integration before and beyond two-dimensional materials
Nature.com

Recent advances and future directions in the use of van der Waals integration beyond two-dimensional materials are reviewed. more…

Van der Waals integration before and beyond two-dimensional materials
Nature.com

Recent advances and future directions in the use of van der Waals integration beyond two-dimensional materials are reviewed. more…

Jenny McCarthy's Autism Charity Has Helped Its Board Members Make Money Off Dangerous, Discredited Ideas
Jezebel.com

Camel’s milk. B12 lollipops. Hyperbaric oxygen chambers. “Ion-cleansing” foot baths. Chelation therapy. Gluten-free diets. Casein-free diets. Massive doses of nutritional supplements. All of these products and services have two things in common. First, mains… more…

Stone Island Adds Bold New "Fluo Orange" Collection to SS19 Line
Hypebeast.com

Late last week, we received a closer look at Supreme and Stone Island's Spring/Summer 2019 collaboration. Now, switching gears to the brand's own Spring/Summer 2019 output, Stone Island injects a lean line of boldly-colored outerwear and t-shirts into its cur… more…