Las Vegas Is Installing Drug Needle Vending Machines

Needle exchange programs are generally considered a huge success. In New York state, the programs have been credited with virtually eradicating the transmission of AIDS through contaminated needles. Now, in an effort to further crack down on disease.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoApr 18th, 2017

Bits: Daily Report: Automation’s Effect on Developing Tech Economies

Many workers in the United States worry about being replaced by machines. The same is true in countries like India......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News32 min. ago

Smart cities

Across the globe, cities are installing sensors, smart meters, and other tech to gather data in the hopes of saving money, becoming cleaner, and reducing traffic. These are just a few of the goals of smart cities. From Oslo to San Diego, cities are p.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 40 min. ago

Despite losses, used-car seller Carvana notches wins on Wall Street

The used-car retailer, known for its vending machines, says it has a clear path to profitability and a strong brand that's making an impression......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 12 min. ago

This smart vending machine knows how you snack

Linux-powered vending machines are coming to a street near you, and they'll recognize your face. If you get your morning coffee from a vending machine, it might soon be able to recognize your face and prepare your brew without you pressing a si.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

11 Tips for iOS 11 Beta Users

11 Tips for iOS 11 Beta Users is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. There are some steps to take before installing the iOS 11 beta on your phone or tablet. There are also some steps you should take after you’ve successfully installed .....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

TYAN Shows Two Skylake-SP-Based HPC Servers with Up to 8 Xeon Phi/Tesla Modules

At ISC 17 this sweek, TYAN has demonstrated two new HPC servers based on the latest Intel Xeon processors for high-performance computing and deep learning workloads. The new HPC machines can integrate four or eight Intel Xeon Phi co-processors or th.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Are Intel’s powerful server-class Xeon processors coming to the new iMac Pros?

While we know that Intel's Xeon processors will be on tap for Apple's upcoming iMac Pro, rumor has it that, in fact, the machines will use the upcoming server-class Skylake-EX and Skylake-EP processors code-named Purley, The post Are Intel’s po.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

FinancialForce: Thrive at Speed in the New Services Economy

This week, FinancialForce held their Community Live event at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event was focused on thriving at speed in the new services economy......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

UK rail ticket machines hit by IT glitch

Rail ticket machines across the UK fell out of service during the morning commute......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Montreal cancer drug developer Repare raises $68-million

Canada’s red-hot biotech sector notches another big financing, led in part by San Francisco-based Versant Ventures, which has now created, incubated and financed six domestic firms.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

You wouldn’t want to meet these robot sumo wrestlers in a dark alley

Robot sumo wrestling is a thing in Japan, with dedicated tech geeks building super-quick machines to take on others at special events across the nation. YouTuber Robert McGregor has compiled a video showing some of the best bouts. The post You wouldn.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

World Hosting Days Picks Las Vegas as Site for Their 3rd Annual WHD.USA Conference

World Hosting Days (WHD) has picked the location and dates for their 3rd annual conference in the United States. WHD.USA's Las Vegas hotel will be very familiar to domain pros......»»

Category: internetSource:  dnjournalRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

South Korean firm"s "record" ransom payment

Nayana negotiated with hackers who had initially asked for $4.4m to unlock malware-frozen machines......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Psychiatric medication protects developing mouse brain from birth defects

A clinically available anxiety drug safely and effectively protects against brain defects caused by the mouse version of a common human virus, finds new research......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

Scientists a step closer to drug treatment for hepatitis B

A major new insight into how hepatitis B virus works could pave the way for new drug treatments for the infection which is the major cause of liver cancer worldwide, report scientists......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

Figuring out the 3-D shape of molecules with a push of a button

A team of researchers has developed a program that automates the process of figuring out a molecule's three-dimensional structure. The technique compresses a process that usually takes days into minutes and could shorten the pipeline of drug discover.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

DNA delivery technology joins battle against drug-resistant bacteria

A new DNA delivery technology has been developed to fight drug-resistant bacteria, report investigators......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

A more safe and efficient means for drug manufacturing

Scientists have developed a system that uses continuous flow technology, instead of a batch-by-batch approach, to produce pharmaceutical compounds, and they used it to manufacture a chemotherapy drug that's currently under evaluation in clinical tria.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

New antibiotic effective against drug-resistant bacteria

Scientists have discovered a new antibiotic effective against drug-resistant bacteria: pseudouridimycin. The new antibiotic is produced by a microbe found in a soil sample collected in Italy and was discovered by screening microbes from soil samples......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

Investigation tests drug to activate immune system, help fight cancer

The Efficacy and Metabolism of Azonafide Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADCs) in Microgravity investigation seeks to activate immunogenic cell death within the cancer cells, which should kill the cancer and prevent the disease from reoccurring in the futu.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017