Zango has settled an investigation with the Federal Trade Commission over the illegal and semi-illegal installations of its software.
But more than giving Zango a proper legal spanking (even though the company didn't admit to any wrongdoings), the settlement defines some new rules that provides a stick to poke future offenders.
New light-guiding nanoscale device can control and monitor a nanoparticle trapped in a laser beam with high sensitivity
Optical traps are scientific instruments in which a focused laser beam is used to exert an attractive or repulsive force on a microscopic object to hold it in place
Scientists estimate that the exoplanet has already lost up to 35 per cent of its mass over its lifetime
The observations were made using the Atacama Array in the Chilean desert
J1043+2408 was observed for more than 10 years, and its radio light curve exhibited a periodic signal repeating in about 563 days