Insomnia tied to higher risk of heart disease and stroke

Data from more than a million people found that genetic liability to insomnia may increase the risk of coronary artery disease, heart failure and stroke. Among types of ischemic stroke, genetic liability to insomnia was primarily associated with an i.....»»

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File shortcuts are coming to Google Drive for G Suite users

Pointers are an efficient way to handle lines of code in an app or managing files on a desktop, and while this ability to refer to a resource located at another place has been utilized by desktop users for quite sometime now, most cloud storage servi.....»»

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LG patented a button-free handset and a phone possibly aimed at photographers

The patents, which were reported by LetsGoDigital, show a phone with no physical buttons anywhere on the device. It’s a design we’ve seen before. Earlier this year, Chinese firm Meizu launched an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for its Zero smart.....»»

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Roku launches a Kids & Family section on The Roku Channel, plus parental controls

Roku’s home entertainment hub, The Roku Channel, is expanding into kids’ programming. The company this morning announced plans to aggregate kids and family movies and TV alongside the channel’s other content, including its free, ad-.....»»

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Maker Business Profile: DIY BAR in Portland Oregon

who are you I’m Adam Gorske, the younger brother behind DIY BAR (a craft workshop / bar)! Tell us about what you do or make.  We provide the tools, materials, instructions, and liquid encouragement for you to create beautiful pieces of art. wh.....»»

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Save $45 on this wireless charging sonic toothbrush kit

Want to keep the dentist away? A little tooth care at morning and night isn't bad, but it won't keep the stains from smoking or fried foods at bay for long. If you enjoy your food and want to avoid the consequences, an upgrade from that old analog to.....»»

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Expect to see a lot more from Ikea in the smart home sector

Ikea is doubling down on its smart home efforts with the formation of a new business unit dedicated to the sector. The Swedish company said the move marks its biggest commitment to a single product line in more than 20 years......»»

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Amazon drops Echo smart home device prices for Labor Day Sale

Amazon began dropping prices for Amazon Echo smart home devices for the upcoming Labor Day sales event. Alexa-compatible device price cuts by Amazon and Google Assistant device discounts at Walmart mean a big sale is on the way......»»

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Walmart cuts prices for Google Home smart speakers and displays for Labor Day

Walmart dropped a round of serious price cuts on Google Home smart home devices for its Labor Day sales event. We've found the best discounts on Google Home smart speakers, a smart display, and two Google Home starter kits,.....»»

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MediaTek and Huawei partnership may mean cheap 5G phones in early 2020

Huawei has reportedly made a deal with MediaTek to use its new 5G SoC in a low-cost 5G smartphone expected to launch in early 2020. MediaTek launched the 5G SoC in May, and indicated the first phones to use it would come next year......»»

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King"s Cross investor seeks facial recognition answers

The BT Pension Scheme, which funded the area's redevelopment, asks about use of facial recognition......»»

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Former GM Europe boss Forster proposed as chair of Hella"s shareholder committee

Carl-Peter Forster, 65, is an industry veteran who began his career with BMW, where he rose to head of manufacturing, and has led Opel, GM Europe and Tata Motors......»»

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Twitter running Chinese-backed ads against Hong Kong protesters

The government-backed Xinhua news agency has been paying Twitter to promote its tweets, which say the protesters are "escalating violence" and calls for "order to be restored.".....»»

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Uncork Capital cracks open two new funds

Uncork Capital, the now 15-year-old, early-stage venture firm formerly known as SoftTech VC, has closed up two new pools of committed capital totaling $200 million: $100 million for its sixth early-stage fund, and $100 million for an “opportuni.....»»

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Twitter is blocked in China, but its state news agency is buying promoted tweets to portray Hong Kong protestors as violent

Twitter is being criticized for running promoted tweets by China’s largest state news agency that paint pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong as violent, even though the rallies, including one that drew an estimated 1.7 million people this week.....»»

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Rocket Lab successfully launches rideshare rocket with two experimental USAF satellites on board

Rocket Lab has successfully launched its eight mission, an Electron rocket rideshare flight carrying four satellites to orbit for various clients. The Electron launched from Rocket Lab’s Launch Complex 1 in New Zealand, at 12:12 AM NZST (8:12 A.....»»

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Hackers can work out passwords by listening to you type

Online passwords can be hacked by listening to keystrokes, experts warn. New hacking methods would allow criminals to work out passwords by listening to the sounds made when typing, experts have warned.Reports have claimed that hackers listenin.....»»

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Go big on storage with these 512GB Samsung S10 deals for the price of 128GB

Quadruple the storage on the superb Galaxy S10 - these Samsung phone deals are well worth a look. Are you one of those people who doesn't really trust the intangible notion of the cloud? Do you prefer to 'own' the media on your s.....»»

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The Winklevoss twins may work with Facebook again

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have long been known for their legal battle with Mark Zuckerberg over who invented Facebook. That was over a decade ago. Today they have made names for themselves as entrepreneurs in cryptocurrency with a company called G.....»»

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Minecraft graphics to be more "realistic"

However, the update will only be available to those with expensive Nvidia RTX graphics cards.....»»

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