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This astonishingly lightweight 18-karat gold nugget has a secret – CNET

This astonishingly lightweight 18-karat gold nugget has a secret – CNET

This looks like regular 18-karat gold, but it weighs much less than a traditional nugget. ETH Zurich / Peter Rüegg It looks like gold. It can be polished like gold. It is gold, but it's also something more. Researchers at ETH Zurich university in Switzerland have created a lightweight nugget that is still 18-karat gold. Typical…
5 Best Rain Jackets for 2019: Lightweight, Hiking, and More

5 Best Rain Jackets for 2019: Lightweight, Hiking, and More

Every time I slip on a rain jacket, I give thanks that we no longer have to wrap ourselves in smelly seal skin or bulky rubber slickers to stay dry. Advances in weatherproof textiles and apparel design mean that rain jackets today are more comfortable and watertight than ever before. But depending on the climate…
LG Gram 17 (2020) review: A lightweight productivity machine with a big screen – CNET

LG Gram 17 (2020) review: A lightweight productivity machine with a big screen –...

Joshua Goldman/CNET If you've been working from home on a 13-, 14- or 15-inch laptop and you're finding your productivity suffering by working on its small screen, you may be craving moving to something larger. An external display might make the most sense assuming you've got the room for one. But, if you need something more…
Lightweight API Design in Swift

Lightweight API Design in Swift

One of the most powerful aspects of Swift is just how much flexibility it gives us when it comes to how APIs can be designed. Not only does that flexibility enable us to define functions and types that are easier to understand and use — it also lets us create APIs that give a very…
8BitDo Zero 2 is a lightweight keychain controller that actually works – VentureBeat

8BitDo Zero 2 is a lightweight keychain controller that actually works – VentureBeat

8BitDo makes some of the best third-party gamepads, but now it also makes some of the best keychains as well. The company is launching the 8BitDo Zero 2, which is available to order now for $20. This is a tiny controller that has a mass of just 20 grams and easily fits in your pocket.…
How Google’s Lightweight Go Apps Work—and Why You Might Need Them – Gizmodo

How Google’s Lightweight Go Apps Work—and Why You Might Need Them – Gizmodo

Image: GoogleYou may have noticed Google launching a succession of cut-down, lightweight, basic apps under the Go label. The idea is they’re intended for countries where a combination of spotty internet and tight data caps making using all the cool apps on your phone a chore. Only those issues aren’t just happening abroad. Spotty internet…
LIFTBRIDGE · Lightweight, fault-tolerant message streams

LIFTBRIDGE · Lightweight, fault-tolerant message streams

Pub/Sub Log API for NATS Extend NATS with a Kafka-like durable pub/sub log API. Use Liftbridge as a simpler and lighter alternative to systems like Kafka and Pulsar or to add streaming semantics to an existing NATS deployment. Fault-Tolerant and Scalable Stream replication provides high availability and durability of messages. Clustering and partitioning provides horizontal…

Lightweight Alternatives to Google Analytics

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Psyonix Says Goodbye To Paid And Randomised Crates In Rocket League...

"we are dedicated to creating the best possible experience" by Liam Doolan 3 hours agoWhen Psyonix revealed it had been acquired by Epic Games in May, it didn't exactly go down well the Rocket League community. In fact, Psyonix was so concerned about how its fanbase would react, it released an FAQ to ease any…

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