You’d be hard pressed to find an industry more impactful than the media industry. Whether it’s the Academy Award-winning films we see in theaters or the popcorn ads that play before the trailers, the marks of the media industry on our daily lives can be seen nearly everywhere we go. But as people’s tastes change and things go in and out of style, media professionals have to be willing to test new waters to keep up with their audiences.

The past few decades have witnessed the rise of digital media, and as more and more people turn to their phones and computers for entertainment, digital media companies have been able to innovate entirely new ways for us to get the content we love. With just the click of a button, audiences can instantly access their favorite shows, games and news from nearly everywhere in the world, shortening the gaps between

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Before you jump down to the comments to chastise us for misspelling graphene, note that graphyne is similar to graphene but not the same. Like graphene, it is a two-dimensional structure of carbon. Unlike graphene, it contains double and triple bonds and does not always form hexagons. Scientists have postulated its existence for decades, but researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder have finally managed to pull it off. You can also download the paper if you want to wade through the details.

Carbon forms like fullerene and graphene are well-known and have many novel uses. Other allotropes of carbon include graphite and diamonds — certainly two things with wildly varying properties. Graphyne has conductivity similar to graphene but may also have other benefits.

The process is called alkyne metathesis, a fancy name for an organic reaction that reforms alkyne bonds. The process does require kinetic and thermodynamic control,

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Prince Harry recently expressed his fears about the online world and how it will affect the younger generation, including his and Meghan Markle’s own two children, Archie Harrison and Lilibet Diana. On Monday, the Duke of Sussex joined the 5Rights Foundation as it launched its Global Child Online Safety Toolkit webinar and spoke with kids about how social media and the digital age will impact them. It was during the chat that Harry, who joined virtually from his home in Montecito, got v candid about his own take as a father to 3-year-old Archie and 11-month-old Lilibet.

“As parents, my wife and I are concerned about the next generation growing up in a world where they are treated as digital experiments for companies to make money and where things like hatred and harm are somehow normalized,” the duke began. “We want our children and all children to feel empowered to

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You must have heard of “mesh,” “Wi-Fi system,” or “mesh Wi-Fi system,” and might even have some idea of what they are. OK, they are the same thing. But there’s more than just semantics in this post.

You’ll learn all about this type of Wi-Fi solution, including when it’s not a mesh and how to build an optimal one for your home. Sometimes, the little things I mention here can make a huge difference.

By the way, let’s face it! Similar to the case of a getting single router, only you would know which mesh system fits you best — you’re the one who lives in your home and knows what you need. All I can do is lay out the facts.

Dong’s note: I originally published this piece on April 28, 2018, and updated it on May 23, 2022, with up-to-date information.

Synology RT6600ax Wi-Fi 6 Router
A set of two Synology RT6600ax standalone
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