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This patent for Apple Watch could cut down on distracted driving

Apple has patented a new feature that appears to reduce notifications on its wearable once the user hits the road. Using mobile devices while driving tends to be a dangerous-at-best, deadly-at-worst combination, one that's compounded even.....»»

Source:  TechradarCategory: TopMar 23rd, 2017Related News

Edited live vaccine could stop harmful polio outbreaks

We’re on the brink of eradicating polio, but the virus used as a vaccine can evolve to become dangerous. Now a team has figured out how, and plan to stop it.....»»

Source:  NewscientistCategory: TopMar 23rd, 2017Related News

Blizzard"s latest reveal paves the way for powerful elemental builds in "Hearthstone"

We knew Un'Goro was teeming with dangerous elementals, but apparently its also infested with the most pervasive, aggressive and menacing species of them all: Murlocs. Hearthstone has revealed another new batch of Journey to Un’Goro cards over t.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopMar 22nd, 2017Related News

Mountain Biking Down an Abandoned Mine Shaft Is a Dimly Lit Descent Into Hell

There are lots of places to go off-road mountain biking if you’re looking for a cheap thrill (or the chance to break your neck). But one of the most dangerous has to be riding into an abandoned mine shaft. If your flashlight dies as you’re pedall.....»»

Source:  GizmodoCategory: TopMar 22nd, 2017Related News

Texas Senate Passes Bill Allowing Doctors to Withhold Information From Pregnant Women

In a mind-bogglingly dangerous move, conservatives in the Texas Senate have passed a bill that some say would make it legal for doctors to lie to pregnant women about discoveries made during prenatal testing.Read more........»»

Source:  GizmodoCategory: TopMar 21st, 2017Related News

Nike’s Zoom Vaporfly Elite running shoe immediately runs into controversy

It is not every day that a shoe's unveiling is met with criticism. However, that is exactly what is happening to Nike's recently revealed Zoom Vaporfly Elite. Some feel it may offer an unfair advantage. The post Nike’s Zoom Vaporfly Elite runn.....»»

Source:  DigitaltrendsCategory: TopMar 21st, 2017Related News

Case Study: When Chronic Pain Leads to a Dangerous Addiction

How did an educated, elderly engineer wind up with a heroin habit?  -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Source:  SciamCategory: ScienceMar 21st, 2017Related News

Norway Plans to Build the World"s First Ship Tunnel

Norway is planning to build the world's first ship tunnel through the country's Stad peninsula, which is home to harsh weather conditions that often delay shipments and cause dangerous conditions for ship crews. The proposed tunnel would enable ships.....»»

Source:  SlashdotCategory: TopMar 21st, 2017Related News

Parrots find ‘laughter’ contagious and high-five in mid air

Chortling parrots join humans, apes and rats in elite club of species that find fun infectious and enjoy a laugh or two together.....»»

Source:  NewscientistCategory: TopMar 20th, 2017Related News

Spider venom messes with our brains—and may help protect them from harm

Australian funnel-web spider venom peptide protected rats’ brains hours after stroke. Enlarge / the Australian funnel-web spider (Hadronyche infensa) (credit: Toby Hudson) It may not be radioactive, but venom from a dangerous spider in Aus.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopMar 20th, 2017Related News

‘Sniper Elite 4’ to receive first wave of paid and free DLC March 21

Sniper Elite 4, the latest entry in the precision shooter franchise, receives its first batch of DLC March 21. Along with the paid story expansion and weapons pack, all users will receive a new multiplayer mode and map for free. The post ‘Snipe.....»»

Source:  DigitaltrendsCategory: TopMar 19th, 2017Related News

Canada imposes strict new drone rules following a jump in dangerous incidents

Canada this week tightened regulations on recreational drone use, imposing strict new rules that, if broken, could lead to fines of $2,250 — about $800 more than the maximum fine for similar offenses in the U.S. The post Canada imposes strict new.....»»

Source:  DigitaltrendsCategory: TopMar 17th, 2017Related News

Controversy at Mayo Clinic: Patients with private insurance get priority

One expert says new directive something out of playbook of developing countries. Enlarge (credit: Getty | Wolterk) Mayo Clinic, one of the country's top hospitals, is in the midst of controversy after its CEO said that the elite medical facil.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopMar 17th, 2017Related News

CCL supplier Elite Material sees strong profits in 2016

CCL (copper-clad laminate) maker Elite Material (EMC) has reported net profits of 2.77 billion (US$90.35 million) for 2016, increasing 15.95% from a year earlier. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$8.7 for the year......»»

Source:  DigitimesCategory: ItMar 17th, 2017Related News

Drones: Canada imposes strict new rules following a jump in dangerous incidents

Canada this week tightened regulations on recreational drone use, imposing strict new rules that, if broken, could lead to fines of $2,250 — about $800 more than the maximum fine for similar offenses in the U.S. The post Drones: Canada imposes str.....»»

Source:  DigitaltrendsCategory: TopMar 17th, 2017Related News

8 Extensions That Should Make Your Browser a Little More Hacker-Proof

The web can be a lot of fun, but it’s also a pretty dangerous place to venture out into—with phishing sites, drive-by downloads and other nasties lurking around every corner. If you’re browsing on Firefox or Chrome you should give your browser.....»»

Source:  GizmodoCategory: TopMar 16th, 2017Related News

"Drinkable Sunscreen" Creator Is Getting Sued For Obviously Dangerous Product

Imagine yourself enjoying an idyllic day at the beach: You’ve been sitting out in the sun for hours and are starting to get a bit thirsty. Do you feel compelled to reach for a bottle of ice cold water from the cooler, or a sudden urge to shotgun th.....»»

Source:  GizmodoCategory: TopMar 16th, 2017Related News

Indictment Details Collusion Between Cyberthief and 2 Russian Spies

The allegations offer an extraordinary case study of Russian espionage, and particularly the symbiotic relationship between hackers and Russia’s elite agents......»»

Source:  NytCategory: TopMar 15th, 2017Related News

Stare into an active volcano with Google Street View

Standing next to a boiling lake of molten rock the size of two football fields has got to be awe-inspiring, but it's also pretty damn dangerous. Google partnered with two explorers to capture images of one such volcano as they rappelled.....»»

Source:  EngadgetCategory: TopMar 15th, 2017Related News

Hire a DDoS service to take down your enemies

With the onrush of connected internet of things (IoT) devices, distributed denial-of-service attacks are becoming a dangerous trend. Similar to what happened to DNS service provider Dyn last fall, anyone and everyone is in the crosshairs. The idea.....»»

Source:  NetworkworldCategory: SecurityMar 15th, 2017Related News