Chemistry provides a new supply of a promising cancer and HIV treatment

Supplies of a promising drug for cancer, HIV and possibly other diseases is dwindling, and scientists have struggled to extract more from the marine creatures who produce it. Now, chemists have a synthetic solution......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyOct 12th, 2017

Project Loon"s LTE balloons are floating over Puerto Rico

About a month after Hurricane Maria's devastating landfall on Puerto Rico, and a couple of weeks after the FCC gave clearance, Project Loon is bringing wireless internet to people on the island. Part of (Google parent company) Alphabet&.....»»

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"Dungeon Boyfriend" is a game about dating your weapons and we"re already in love

You know that feeling when you're in a particularly infuriating argument with your boyfriend or SO and just think to yourself, "Wow — wish I could turn you into a baseball bat and smack you with it." The newly announced Boyfriend Dungeon has yo.....»»

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NVC: Switch"s September Success and System Update

Our Nintendo panel talks about Switch hitting a new sales milestone, the system update, and Sony on Switch. Welcooooooome back to Nintendo Voice Chat! It's the calm before the storm: we're just a week away from Super Mario Odyssey, can you beli.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News35 min. ago

Pieces of a famous comet will fall to Earth this weekend

This weekend, look up at night to see bits of Halley's Comet falling through Earth's atmosphere.  The Orionid meteor shower is set to peak in the overnight hours through the weekend, according to Sky & Telescope, and if you're in a dark part of.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News35 min. ago

Beautifully bizarre art game "Everything is going to be OK" is about how not OK everything is

Listen, everything is absolutely not OK right now. The short list of not-OK things just happening in the news lately, for instance, includes the pervasive culture of sexual assault that rots our society and is finally coming to bear. Or that our eart.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News35 min. ago

Apple is already being sued over one of the iPhone X"s features

The iPhone X isn't even out yet and Apple is already being sued over one of its biggest features. A developer is suing Apple for copyright infringement, alleging that Apple stole the "Animoji" name from the developer's app of the same name. SEE ALSO:.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News35 min. ago

Bathe in Elon Musk"s musk courtesy of this creepy air freshener

What does a dream smell like? The promise of distant worlds? A hairline that defies time and space? Or, perhaps, something more terrestrial — a magical underground tunnel, whisking you away to destinations heretofore only envisioned one sunny a.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News35 min. ago

This Photoshop fail from Netflix is actually pretty hilarious

Hearing the term "Photoshop fail" will likely invoke strong feelings about the manipulations of models and actors' bodies with unrealistic beauty standards. But sometimes, Photoshop fails can be completely innocent, and totally hilarious. The most re.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News35 min. ago

If this Burger King ad doesn"t make you cry, you don"t have a soul

Burger King is taking a stand against bullying in a clever new ad that reveals what matters most to people: a bullied high school junior student or a bullied Whopper Jr.  If that sounds strange, just stick with us for a second. In the three-.....»»

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Here’s a Multi-Angle Look at the HTC U11 Plus

Forget 3D renderings, want to see real images of the HTC U11 Plus? These images were pulled from TENAA, a telecommunications certification group in China (like the FCC), and show the device from almost all angles. It most definitely matches up to tho.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News35 min. ago

Google wants to pay you to find bugs in popular third-party Android apps

Google teams up with HackerOne to offer a bounty program focused on reducing phishing and malicious code downloads. Google is eager to clamp down on security flaws associated with some of the most high-profile apps in its Android library, so it.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News35 min. ago

Body Camera Giant Wants Police To Collect Your Videos Too

tedlistens shares a report from Fast Company: Axon, the police supplier formerly known as Taser and now a leading maker of police body cameras, has also charged into police software with a service that allows police to manage and eventually analyze i.....»»

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The Tech Info Group Acquired By Capitas Partners

Los Angeles-based The Tech Info Group, a managed IT services, back-up, cloud, and security provider, has been acquired by Capitas Partners, the two said late Friday. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. According to the companies,.....»»

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Apple slashes iPhone 8 production according to supply chain source

One of Apple's key supply chain sources in Taiwan has reported that the tech giant has cut orders for the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus by about 50%. This drop will affect November and December orders. Following the announcement, Apple shares fell n.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News43 min. ago

GardenSpace will water your garden and keep away pests with its robotic head

It's not that you don't have a green thumb -- you just don't have the time to take care of your garden. Luckily, the Kickstarter project GardenSpace can help you keep your plants watered when you're away. The post GardenSpace will water your garden.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News43 min. ago

Acer Mixed Reality AH101 Headset Review

The Acer Window Mixed Reality AH101 Headset offers an easy plug-and-play setup and a comfortable design, but it suffers from a small selection of apps, along with some tracking issues......»»

Category: topSource:  laptopmagRelated News51 min. ago

NASA model improves odds of finding habitable exoplanets

NASA has a new model that improves the space agency’s odds of identifying habitable exoplanets. The model is based on new NASA research that determines conditions across three different dimensions instead of one, as previous models did. With th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News51 min. ago

Pixel 2 XL screen problems VS iPhone 8 Plus, LG V30, Galaxy Note 8

Over the past few days a bit of controversy popped up over the display on the Pixel 2 XL. The most common issue seen in descriptions of the device seems to have to do with the device’s coloring and/or texture. Our own review by Chris Davies sai.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News51 min. ago

Zain Jaffer, CEO of video ad startup Vungle, put on indefinite leave after charges for attempted murder, lewd act on a child, and more; Vungle has raised $25.5M (Dean Takahashi/VentureBeat)

Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: Zain Jaffer, CEO of video ad startup Vungle, put on indefinite leave after charges for attempted murder, lewd act on a child, and more; Vungle has raised $25.5M  —  Zain Jaffer, who founded mobile ad fi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News51 min. ago