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Joshua Hawkins

Since 2021
Top Channel Science
Articles 539

Bio

Josh Hawkins fell in love with writing and technology at a young age. Eventually he decided to combine the two and started writing about video games, the latest tech, and all the cool gadgets he could find. Whenever he isn’t busy writing about tech or gadgets, he can usually be found enjoying a new world in a video game, or tinkering with something on his computer.

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Google is experimenting with distraction-less notifications

April 17th, 2022

Google is experimenting with a series of devices that allow for “distraction-less notifications.” The devices are part of Google Little Signals. London-based studio Map Project Office designed the devices in collaboration with Google’s Seed Studio. The idea is for each of the six devices to notify users of things with simple and unobtrusive systems. Notifications …

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A new mystery on Neptune has astronomers baffled

April 16th, 2022

Neptune is located almost 2.8 billion miles from the Sun. As such, the planet is known for its exceptionally long orbit time. In fact, its journey around the Sun takes roughly 165 Earth years. Because the orbit takes so long, seasons on Neptune last over 40 Earth years.  Right now Neptune’s southern hemisphere is in …

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Reddit is finally adding comment search results

April 15th, 2022

Comment search on Reddit has been a community-want for a long time now. Reddit staff shared a blog post on Thursday, announcing the addition of comment search results. The company says that it wanted to make it easier for people to “find and engage in communities, content, and conversations.” Part of that was adding the …

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New liquid system could revolutionize solar energy

April 15th, 2022

A group of researchers has created a liquid solar energy storage system that can create electricity on demand. The system can store solar energy for up to 18 years, allowing them to release it when and where it is needed. The system has been in the works for over a decade, and new advancement allows …

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Unlimited Google Photos storage is back, but only with this T-Mobile plan

April 14th, 2022

Many Android and iPhone fans were disappointed when Google discontinued its unlimited Google Photos storage in June of 2021. Now, though, it looks like the beloved feature is making a comeback, though it comes with a caveat. Unlimited Google Photos storage is making a comeback I, and many other photo-taking junkies, were disappointed last year …

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Scientists explain why you should always leave your shoes outside

April 14th, 2022

Some scientists say you shouldn’t wear your shoes inside your home. Why? Because the germs on shoes can easily spread to your floors, and then contaminate your house as a result. The scientists shared their opinions as part of CNN’s The Conversation. They say that science points towards removing your shoes and leaving them outside …