Linux To Be First OS To Support USB 3.0
Guess they decided to go for a Godwin award this time.
Device Reads Messages From Surface of the Brain
This makes me think of the capped people in the Tripods trilogy.
In the books, aliens had taken over earth and used these caps that melded a mesh into the head that would render people docile and subservient so they could be used as slaves.
A Teacher Asking Students To Destroy Notes?
This suggests a bad teacher/professor. If your students can get by simply by copying notes, then you are not teaching the subject properly. Students need to learn to apply the subject, not just repeat memorized notes.
In a properly taught class, all the notes and books in the world available to you during the exam won't save you unless you learned and understand the subject.
Japanese Scientists Claim To Reconstruct Images From Brain Data
Yeah but will a photoshop look as seemless as something cooked up in your head? Probably not.
Unholy Matrimony? Microsoft and Cray
I'm sure I could configure a Mac Pro that costs more than that, and it will run Windows too.