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Audi signals diminished interest in hydrogen fuel cell vehicles

The tepid outlook from one of the world's largest automakers could ripple across the industry by slowing or discouraging the adoption of fuel cell technology, which will require increased global scale and infrastructure investments to catch on......»»

Source:  AutonewsCategory: Top10 hr. 34 min. ago Related News

DHS informs 21 states that Russian hackers attacked their voting systems in 2016 election

The Department of Homeland Security today revealed which states were targeted by Russian hackers trying to break into voting systems during the 2016 election cycle. DHS said "most" states were unsuccessfully attacked, but didn't make clear how and wh.....»»

Source:  BoingboingCategory: Top15 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

A rapid alternative to standard safety tests for lentiviral vectors

A new, publicly available test to assess the safety of cell therapy products altered by lentivirus generates results within a few hours, potentially hastening the pace at which viral immunotherapies move into clinical trial. Current assays required b.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: Biomed17 hr. 34 min. ago Related News

Wittmann Battenfeld robots help put medical molder Intertech on the MAPP

Last month, the Manufacturers Association for Plastics Processors (MAPP; Indianapolis, IN) awarded Intertech Medical (Denver, CO) first place in its 2017 Innovation Award program for its work cell automating quality inspection, de-gating and packagin.....»»

Source:  PlasticstodayCategory: Plastics19 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

Improving techniques for joint defect treatment

Different surface topographies and materials provide interesting ways to study cell behavior and potentially provide novel solutions for treating joint defects. Tissue engineering methods that simulate native cartilage could prove useful to create ca.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: Biomed21 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

Neuron types in brain are defined by gene activity shaping their communication patterns

Neurons are the basic building blocks that wire up brain circuits supporting mental activities and behavior. In a major step forward, scientists have described a discovery about the molecular-genetic basis of neuronal cell types. The study, which inv.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: Biomed22 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

Locking down the big bang of immune cells

Ignored pieces of DNA play a critical role in the development of immune cells (T cells), scientists have found. These areas activate a change in the structure of DNA that brings together crucial elements necessary for T cell formation. This “big ba.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: Biomed22 hr. 54 min. ago Related News

Last Chance to Sign Up For The Fall 2017 Venture Deals Course

Kauffman Fellows and Techstars are running another cycle of the Venture Deals course with me and Jason Mendelson. Signups close tomorrow as the course runs from 9/24/17 – 11/13/17. The course is free to everyone. The seven-week course, which i.....»»

Source:  FeldCategory: FinanceSep 22nd, 2017Related News

Rainbow colors reveal cell history

A system called “Beta-bow”, which allows the history of ?-cells to be traced by genetic bar-coding and multicolor imaging, has been developed by researchers......»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: BiomedSep 22nd, 2017Related News

Taiwan solar cell makers reportedly to form alliance to better competitiveness

Four Taiwan-based solar cell makers, Neo Solar Power (NSP), Gintech Energy, Solartech Energy and Tainergy Tech, have reportedly planned to form an alliance to integrate resources to enhance competitiveness in the international market, according to in.....»»

Source:  DigitimesCategory: ItSep 22nd, 2017Related News

Another court tells police: Want to use a stingray? warrant

DC Court of Appeals: even if you know the police can track you doesn’t mean they should. Enlarge (credit: Elvert Barnes) The District of Columbia Court of Appeals ruled that the warrantless use of a cell-site simulator violated the Constitut.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2017Related News

Court rules Stingray use without a warrant violates Fourth Amendment

Today, the Washington DC Court of Appeals overturned a Superior Court conviction of a man who was located by police using a cell-site simulator, or Stingray, CBS News reports. The court ruled that the defendant's Fourth Amendment rights.....»»

Source:  EngadgetCategory: GadgetSep 21st, 2017Related News

DC Court Rules Tracking Phones Without a Warrant Is Unconstitutional

An anonymous reader writes: Law enforcement use of one tracking tool, the cell-site simulator, to track a suspect's phone without a warrant violates the Constitution, the D.C. Court of Appeals said Thursday in a landmark ruling for privacy and Fourth.....»»

Source:  SlashdotCategory: TopSep 21st, 2017Related News

Opinion: Have Jetliners Escaped The Boom-Bust Cycle?

Commercial aviation has enjoyed strong growth since 2004, and OEMs plan to continue the trend through 2019 at least. read more.....»»

Source:  AviationweekCategory: AviationSep 21st, 2017Related News

Mitochondria drive cell survival in times of need

Researchers have discovered a mechanism through which mitochondria, the energy factory of our body's cells, play a role in preventing cells from dying when the cells are deprived of nutrients -- a finding that points to a potential target for next-ge.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: BiomedSep 21st, 2017Related News

Faulty cell signaling derails cerebral cortex development, could it lead to autism?

As the embryonic brain develops, a complex cascade of cellular events occur, starting with progenitors -- the originating cells that generate neurons and spur proper cortex development. If this cascade malfunctions then the brain can develop abnormal.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: BiomedSep 21st, 2017Related News

Cell phone data coupled with sewage testing show drug use patterns

The drugs people inhale, inject or ingest ultimately end up in some form down the toilet. So scientists have started monitoring drug use through sewage-based epidemiology. But this approach hasn't taken into account the variation in number of people.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: BiomedSep 21st, 2017Related News

Production of key diabetes cells can be improved

In the future diabetics might benefit from getting insulin-regulating beta cells transplanted into their body because their own beta cells are destroyed or less functional. However, according to new stem cell research, the current way of producing be.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: BiomedSep 21st, 2017Related News

Customer Data Platforms Near Trough of Disillusionment (And That"s Great News)

Gartner’s latest Hype Cycle for Digital Marketing and Advertising placed Customer Data Platforms (CDPs) on a rollercoaster to the summit of the "Peak of Inflated Expectations."  Soon, therefore, CDPs will begin their slump into the "Tro.....»»

Source:  CmswireCategory: ItSep 21st, 2017Related News

Stingray surveillance ends with cop shooter getting 33 years in prison

“As I get older, I think more about what's going to happen to my soul when I die.” Enlarge (credit: Daniel Arauz) Last month, a federal judge in Oakland, California, ruled that police must generally have a warrant before they use a cell-si.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 21st, 2017Related News