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Booting Up: The Hey There Higgs Boson Edition

higgs boson handmade Booting Up: The Hey There Higgs Boson Edition

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Stephen Hawking lost a $100 for betting against his fellow physicists about the discovery of the Higgs boson particle. He looks pretty happy about being wrong, though. [CNET]

Pro-tip: please don’t present your historical scientific discovery in Comic Sans. Even the dude who designed Comic Sans is having trouble taking you seriously. [The Verge]

Apple in retrograde? The ratio of PCs sold to Macs sold looks like it did in the nineties. [Asymco]

Want a tech job? Move to Baltimore or Detroit. No, for real. [VentureBeat]

Sgt. Computer: L.A. cops are taking orders from a crime-predicting algorithm. And it’s working. [Technology Review]

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