A new study of different countries’ slumber habits hints at how culture shapes bedtimes.
Source: Society Is Messing With Your Sleep – The Atlantic
The technology was once considered superfluous, until contemporary capitalism made it a necessity.
Source: Why Refrigerators Were So Slow to Catch On in China – The Atlantic
The hidden value in the tech titan’s services segment is finally revealed.
Source: Apple, Inc. Is On to Something With Its New Metric — The Motley Fool
The next hot job in Silicon Valley is something you’ve never heard of.
Source: The next hot job in Silicon Valley is for poets – The Washington Post
By treating the birth and death of car models as a kind of “fossil record,” anthropologists have been able to chart the evolution of American automobiles for the first time.
Source: How Data Mining Reveals the Hidden Evolution of American Automobiles
Microsoft has purchased ten million strands of synthetic DNA to advance cutting edge digital data storage technology. With the amount of digital data doubling nearly every two years, the tech industry is on a quest for a long-term solution to keep track.
Source: 1000+ yr shelf life: Microsoft buys into synthetic DNA for data storage — RT America
These days, it’s not enough to come up with a great idea for a product or medicine. Understanding the steps necessary for gaining regulatory approval is crucial.
Source: Regulatory science degrees help researchers think outside the lab – The Washington Post