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Max Born: Pioneer of Quantum Mechanics

Max Born: Pioneer of Quantum Mechanics

Today, Google is celebrating the 135th birthday of Max Born with doodle. Göttingen developed an global reputation for physics theory under Born's leadership, issuing doctorates to renowned mathematicians including Victor Weisskopf, Siegfried Flügge, Maria Goeppert-Mayer, and Robert Oppenheimer .


Two fund firms make new push for bitcoin ETFs as futures debut

Two fund firms make new push for bitcoin ETFs as futures debut

This weekend, the value of Bitcoin soared once again , and this time it was all because it finally started trading on a major exchange. Currently, bitcoins are bought and sold on unregulated virtual exchanges. The entrance of regulated exchanges enables professional investors who have been unwilling to do business on the unregulated platforms where bitcoin now trades to place bets on bitcoin's price.


HP's second laptop keylogger in less than a year

HP's second laptop keylogger in less than a year

The security researcher was exploring the Synaptics Touchpad SynTP.sys keyboard driver and how laptop keyboards were backlit and stumbled across code which looked suspiciously like a keylogger. In a statement, the company said: "HP uses Synaptics' touchpads in some of its mobile PCs and has worked with Synaptics to provide fixes to their error for impacted HP systems, available via the security bulletin on".


Bitcoin futures surge past $17000 on launch day

Bitcoin futures surge past $17000 on launch day

The move has been seen by some as a step towards legitimising Bitcoin as an investment. Anticipation of the first mainstream listings have helped the controversial currency soar past $10,000 and then over before retreating. According to the Guardian , the CBOE futures don't involve actual bitcoin. Now it has recovered most of those loses near record level highs. When Bitcoin was first created in 2009 it was only worth a few cents.


Celebrate 30 Years of Street Fighter With Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection

Celebrate 30 Years of Street Fighter With Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection

Capcom officially revealed today a special collection for the Street Fighter video game franchise with the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection . The collection will also feature a museum packed with original concept art, plus a music player . This year, the 30th anniversary of Street Fighter was celebrated and Capcom did not want to stay without celebrating one of its star franchises.