Apple announced that they have sold three million new iPads since its release last Friday. Clearly, that's a huge number and its very impressive. That's just only one million below the iPhone 4S level numbers, but iPads cost a lot of money too.
It took the original iPad 80 days to reach three million units, and it took the iPad 2 28 days to reach one million units. Of course, the iPad 2 was only initially available in the United States. The iPad 3 was launched simultaneously in US, United Kingdom, Australia, France, Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan, Puerto Rico, Switzerland and the US Virgin Islands.
Wired has published a very nice feature on Kip Thorne and the science behind Chris Nolan's Interstellar. Kip Thorne is one of the world's most celebrated theoretical physicists. He and Nolan worked together to ensure depictions of scientific happenings in the film are as accurate as possible. Read more
Starting a modern farming business is probably much easier than you currently imagine. You just need a lot of money to get started. Once you’ve gained the funding you require, you’ll have to find a suitable stretch of land before deciding on how you’re going to make your income. Read more