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It is with great sadness that we share the news that the great toymaker, Ron Fuller, passed away yesterday. He was an early and important figure in the growth of contemporary automata. Certainly, he will be missed. We are, however, left with his example, his writings, and his creations.

Rumors are circulating that scientists have detected gravity waves for the first time ever

Scientists may have detected gravity waves for the first time ever

Physicists have searched for ripples in the fabric of spacetime for nearly 100 years, ever since Albert Einstein’s 1915 theory of relativity predicted they exist. These ripples, called gravitational waves, happen when a massive celestial object suddenly moves, like when a star explodes, or when two massive objects collide, like the merging of two black holes.

Microsoft with its ‘Super Spy’ Windows 10 is collecting more data than thought before

Microsoft with its ‘Super Spy’ Windows 10 is collecting more data than thought before

The Redmond software giant Microsoft’s Windows 10 is fast becoming world’s preferred operating system over Windows 7 or 8.1. Despite its continued insistence that Windows 10 isn’t spying on anyone, Microsoft seems to have taken an interest in how much time you are using its Windows 10 operating system.