Scientists invent way to trap mysterious ‘dark world’ particle at Large Hadron Collider – Phys.org
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Scientists invent way to trap mysterious ‘dark world’ particle at Large Hadron Collider – Phys.org

A new paper outlines a method to directly detect particles from the ‘dark world’ using the Large Hadron Collider. Until now we’ve only been able to make indirect measurements and simulations, such as the visualization of dark matter above. Credit: Zarija Lukic/Berkeley Lab Now that they’ve identified the Higgs boson, scientists at the Large Hadron…

Pinterest: Priced For Failure – Pinterest, Inc. (NYSE:PINS) – Seeking Alpha
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Pinterest: Priced For Failure – Pinterest, Inc. (NYSE:PINS) – Seeking Alpha

Introduction Pinterest (PINS), one of the most anticipated IPOs of the year, is expected to price shares around $19, which is above the guided range. This is in spite of the company previously lowering its valuation in reaction to the poor performance of the rideshare giant Lyft (LYFT). Pinterest is not profitable so we have…

UPDATED: Gene therapy for ‘bubble boy disease’ sets stage for cure – Endpoints News
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UPDATED: Gene therapy for ‘bubble boy disease’ sets stage for cure – Endpoints News

Infants with a rare, life-threatening genetic disorder that renders their immune system obsolete may have a new lease on life, after eight patients with “bubble boy disease” saw their body’s defense system restored by a gene therapy developed by scientists at the National Institutes of Health and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.…

Intel Fails Again – Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) – Seeking Alpha
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Intel Fails Again – Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) – Seeking Alpha

Maybe the biggest surprise outcome of the settlement between Qualcomm (QCOM) and Apple (AAPL) was the sudden exit of the 5G modem business by Intel (INTC). The failure in the smartphone modem market is another example of Intel failing to execute in a period of questionable leadership decisions and the weak signal of a $15…

One of the Game Boy’s weirdest games was a Pokémon clone with infrared trading – The Verge
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One of the Game Boy’s weirdest games was a Pokémon clone with infrared trading – The Verge

Many years ago, before AirDrop and Bluetooth, before widespread Wi-Fi and even remotely fast home internet access, there was the Game Boy Link Cable. It was how you got all three starters on your copy of Pokémon Red, and it was, at least in my mind, the only way to bring any sort of peer-to-peer…

The ancient memories trapped in the world’s glaciers – BBC News
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The ancient memories trapped in the world’s glaciers – BBC News

Speaking over a cacophony of humming machines in a crammed Swiss laboratory, François Burgay talks about the quiet, open skies above Mont Blanc. “At 4,200m above the sea, you’d never expect the night to be so bright,” he says. It’s the lack of light pollution from Earth that gives the sky its unique milky quality.”I…

NFL experts on the 2019 schedule – Picking best matchups and biggest winners – ESPN
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NFL experts on the 2019 schedule – Picking best matchups and biggest winners – ESPN

9:10 PM ETESPN NFL ExpertsWith eight days until the start of the NFL draft, the league has released the full regular-season schedule for 2019. Week 1 features Green Bay at Chicago to kick off the season on Thursday night, plus two stellar matchups on Monday Night Football, with Texans at Saints and Broncos at Raiders.Who’s…

Health Dept. learns of possible hep A exposure at Cincinnati restaurant – WXIX
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Health Dept. learns of possible hep A exposure at Cincinnati restaurant – WXIX

April 17, 2019 at 8:56 PM EDT – Updated April 17 at 8:56 PM CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) – A US Chili worker has recently been diagnosed with hepatitis A, and health officials say customers may have been exposed. People who ate at the US Chili restaurant, located at 2965 Colerain Ave., between March 28 and…

The Economy is Riding the Rails: Cramer’s ‘Mad Money’ Recap (Wednesday 4/17/19) – TheStreet
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The Economy is Riding the Rails: Cramer’s ‘Mad Money’ Recap (Wednesday 4/17/19) – TheStreet

If you’re looking for an honest read on the economy, look no further than the rails, Jim Cramer reminded his Mad Money viewers Wednesday. Today the markets received earnings from CSX (CSX – Get Report) and Cramer showed viewers how this one earnings report can be used to read the entire economy. Cramer said the…

50-inch Surface Hub 2S: $8999, shipping in June; 85-inch version next year – Ars Technica
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50-inch Surface Hub 2S: $8999, shipping in June; 85-inch version next year – Ars Technica

An 85-inch screen in my apartment? — You’ll be able to get it without the integrated computer, too. Peter Bright – Apr 17, 2019 9:07 pm UTC Microsoft First announced last year, Microsoft’s second-generation Surface Hub now has a price and release schedule—and a couple of new siblings, too. Surface Hub is Microsoft’s hardware dedicated…