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Trump signs bill banning government use of Huawei and ZTE tech

Huawei and ZTE technology will largely be banned from use by the US government and government contractors. The ban was signed into placed by President Trump today as a component of the much larger Defense Authorization Act.
This caps off months of will…

The past, present, and future of the lithium-ion battery

In 1800, Alessandro Volta invented the first version of the thing we now call a battery. We’ve come a long way from his initial gadget to the lithium-ion batteries that power much of our lives, including our phones, batteries, cars, satellites, and mo…

76 Percent of Parents Concerned For Children's Online Safety

It’s a dangerous online world for kids, and parental controls[1] can only do so much. According to PCMag’s 2018 Consumer Cybersecurity Trends survey of 2,500 US consumers, 76 percent of parents have some level of concern for their child’s safety online…