Replacing JavaScript: How eBay Made a Web App 50x Faster With WebAssembly

"Online marketplace eBay has revealed how it boosted performance of a demanding web app by 50x using WebAssembly, " reports TechRepublic: The "astonishing" speed-up after switching from a...

Intel’s gaming laptop prototype is a dual-screen PC with a point

Intel's Open House event at Computex was filled with <a href="https://www.engadg... G2Reader / kenmay /

‘Phenomenal’ 2,300-Year-Old Bark Shield Found In Leicestershire

pgmrdlm shares a report from The Guardian: An "astonishing and unparalleled" 2, 300-year-old shield made of tree bark has been discovered in Leicestershire, the only example of its kind...

HP adds a wood option to its Envy laptops

Following on from the stylish business casual, leather-clad Spectre Folio, HP is... G2Reader / kenmay /

NASA officially orders its first segment of a lunar space station

Maxar has been selected to build and fly the first element of NASA’s lunar Gateway. (credit: <a ... G2Reader / kenmay /

Elon Musk’s Boring Company Secures $48.6 Million Contract in Las Vegas Despite Embarrassing Demonstration...

The city of Las Vegas has approved a $ 48.6 million contract for Elon Musk’s Boring Company to build an underground transit line that’s scheduled to be completed...

Apple pledges to notify users of potential iPhone slowdowns

Apple became more upfront with iPhone users... G2Reader / kenmay /

Stronger than aluminum, a heavily altered wood cools passively

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Uber will deactivate riders with low ratings

Rude behavior or leaving trash behind could get you... G2Reader / kenmay /