12pm News Alertsfrom Silicon Republic Silicon Republic is a leading source for technology, science and start-up news, information and resources for people who are passionate about STEM. in the 12/10/2015edition:
Preparing for its third year, the MATHletes challenge for 2016 is now open under a new name – LearnStorm – for registration for Irish students with a prize fund of €20,000 being made available to the competition’s best mathematicians.
It turns out YouTube has found the cure for viral videos: time. In YouTube Rewind, the video site squeezes in so many forgotten, blink-of-an-eye moments into one, tightly squeezed coffin that you might actually be thankful that they have all found a home together.
I’ve heard of a trailer giving away spoilers but this is getting ridiculous. Nearly putting the amount of trailers released into double figures, the Chinese Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer has hit the small screen.
Facebook has released it’s review of 2015, a cool video showing the year’s highlights, like Senator David Norris cheering in Ireland’s marriage referendum, and lowlights, like the Paris attacks and natural disasters around the world.