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Christian Cantrell
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Attended George Mason University
Lives in Northern Virginia
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For those who have more time to listen than to read, the audio version of Equinox is now available.
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The world's thinnest light bulb was created by passing current through graphene filament. Coming up: optical chips.
A team of scientists has demonstrated—for the first time—an on-chip visible light source using graphene, an atomically thin and perfectly crystalline form of carbon, as a filament.
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Robotics is hard. (These are videos we'll look back on in 20 years and laugh at like floppy disks and pagers.)
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Looks like one of my favorite science fiction novels, Hyperion, is coming to SyFy.
Dan Simmons' Hugo Award-winning science fiction novel Hyperion is finally getting a TV adaptation.  SyFy announced Wednesday that it is teaming with Bradley Cooper, Oscar winner Graham King (The Departed, Argo) and Todd Phillips (The Hangover) to adapt Hyperion as an event series. Hyperion, first published in 1989, is the first book of the Hyperion Canton series, and won the prestigious Hugo Award for Best Novel.  Here's the synop
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Does Google understand design better than Apple?
Google's transformation into a company that creates beautiful software is the story of how tech itself has evolved in the mobile era.
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I don't believe so. The apps have gotten a bit better, but the operating system itself still looks like a polished turd after all this time. 
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Astro... mulch?
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My newest +Fast Company article explores the importance of retaining moving parts in our device interfaces.
We may envision the future as sleek and smooth, but we shouldn't forget the value of cogs, switches, and buttons.
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Who's getting the limited collector's edition of Fallout 4 purely for the included Pip-Boy?
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+GrandTheftAuto VGifs A LOT more came out as the week went on, and still are coming out. I got one not even a couple days ago.. Just so you guys know.. >_>
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My first Fast Company article. Why Sound Is Digital Design's Fourth Dimension.
What happens when our devices get too quiet?
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If you pre-ordered a Pebble Time, here's what you're getting.
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The Atlantic helps illuminate Superman's dark past.
In his earliest days, the Man of Steel was vengeful, cynical, and even cruel.
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I was thinking that Fury Road was Fallout meets Dune, but really it's just pure Mad Max.
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Writer, Software Developer
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  • Adobe Systems
    Engineering and Design Manager, present
    Engineering and Design lead on Adobe's XD team.
  • Adobe Systems
  • Amazing Media
  • Quantum Research Corporation
  • Seiko Instruments
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Northern Virginia
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Washington DC - San Francisco, California - Tokyo, Japan - Annapolis, Maryland
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I'm a science fiction writer and software developer living in Northern Virginia. I currently work for Adobe Systems as a Technical Product Manager on the Web Platform team.
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My novel Containment has sold well over 150,000 copies.
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  • George Mason University
  • South Lakes High School
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Five minutes after walking in, I was sitting on a Triumph Tiger Explorer, ready for a test ride. It's rare to find a dealership so accommodating. I ended up buying a BMW, and the experience was great. Professional and efficient. I'm certain I will buy from them again (maybe a Bonneville -- something classic to sit beside the R1200GS).
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