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1 Aug 2014

Do we really need more sites for up-voting viral content? The Independent seems to think so

You might think the market for viral clickbait sites is already saturated, but The Independent newspaper in Britain has launched its own version anyway, called i100 — complete with celebrity gossip, cat photos and large, red “upvote”
1 Aug 2014

Simulation Model to Make Hydroelectric Plants More Efficient

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation IOSB in Ilmenau are developing information technology to make water power generation systems more efficient. The Daily Fusion
1 Aug 2014

New Dyes Help Solar Cells Harvest More Light

Researchers have developed zinc porphyrin dyes that harvest light in both the visible and near-infrared parts of the spectrum. The Daily Fusion
31 Jul 2014

Internet of Things: Envisioning an Even More Interconnected World

While we’re not exactly living in the times of Marty McFly or George Jetson, our world is quickly becoming smarter and more interconnected, thanks to the rapidly growing Internet of Things sector.  Internet of Things, or IoT,
28 Jul 2014

Facebook has only “pivoted” on one kind of privacy — in other ways, it’s becoming more dangerous

When it comes to Facebook, there’s privacy and there’s privacy. And the way things are playing out, improvements on one kind of privacy could in effect act to the detriment of the other. Facebook has only “pivoted”
24 Jul 2014

Wind Share of World Electricity Will More Than Double By 2018

Front cover of the Navigant report, featuring the most powerful wind turbine installed in the world (Vestas V164-8.0 MW prototype at the Danish National Test Centre in Østerild, Denmark, originally © Vestas Wind Systems A/S). Global prospects
22 Jul 2014

Exfoliating Method Makes Water-Splitting Catalysts More Efficient

Scientists at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL) have developed a new method for improving the catalysis of water-splitting reactions. The Daily Fusion
22 Jul 2014

Catalyst Helps Get More Energy From Biofuel

A new, simple catalyst, developed at the University of Twente, improves the quality of oil produced from biomass before it is even sent to the refinery. The Daily Fusion
22 Jul 2014

Catalyst Helps Get More Energy From Biofuel

A new, simple catalyst, developed at the University of Twente, improves the quality of oil produced from biomass before it is even sent to the refinery. The Daily Fusion
22 Jul 2014

ParkWhiz raises $10M as more VC cash flows to parking spot-booking startups

Competing Chicago VCs are funding different parking reservation startups are they try to lock down the market for online spot bookings in different cities. ParkWhiz raises $ 10M as more VC cash flows to parking spot-booking startups