Lyme Disease Soars in Michigan as Tick Populations Grow

Lyme disease cases are rising steeply in Michigan, and more numerous and widespread tick populations are to blame......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceMar 13th, 2017

Wanted man loses Facebook bet with police, turns himself in, brings doughnuts

You might remember the story of Champagne Torino a.k.a. Michael Zaydel, a wanted man in Michigan who said on Facebook that he'd turn himself in if Redford Police Department's next post got a thousand shares.  SEE ALSO: Wanted man taunts police o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago

Republican fight against municipal broadband heats up in Michigan

Michigan bill says no "federal, state, or local funds" can pay for broadband. A state lawmaker in Michigan wants to prevent cities and towns from using any government funding to provide Internet service. Michigan Rep. Michele Hoitenga, a Repub.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

One step closer toward a treatment for Alzheimer"s disease?

Scientists have characterized a new class of drugs as potential therapeutics for Alzheimer's disease and discovered a piece in the puzzle of how they would work......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 37 min. ago

Electronic Pills Powered by Gastric Acid to Guarantee Compliance: Interview with etectRx President & CEO Harry Travis

Patients are constantly lectured on the importance of taking their medications as directed. Yet, a disturbingly low adherence across patient populations remains a major challenge for clinicians, insurance and pharma companies, and of course the patie.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated News2 hr. 37 min. ago

Michigan-based SaaS firm Duo Security raises $70M Series D at a valuation of $1.17B, led by Meritech Capital Partners and Lead Edge Capital (Matt Burns/TechCrunch)

Matt Burns / TechCrunch: Michigan-based SaaS firm Duo Security raises $70M Series D at a valuation of $1.17B, led by Meritech Capital Partners and Lead Edge Capital  —  Duo Security today announced its Series D funding that puts the.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News4 hr. 1 min. ago

IBM Expects Sales to Grow for the First Time in Five Years

Getting back to growth on the top line has been a major goal for Chief Executive Officer Ginny Rometty and a milestone investors are looking for as proof that the company can finally climb out of its rut.... Getting back to growth on the top line has.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  thewhirRelated News4 hr. 21 min. ago

Docker, IBM expand partnership

As IBM looks for ways to grow its cloud business, it's working with Docker to provide more assistance for cloud migrations......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News9 hr. 1 min. ago

KPF reveals plans for Brooklyn"s second tallest building

Architecture firm Kohn Pedersen Fox has released renderings of a 68-storey skyscraper proposed for Downtown Brooklyn, as the New York borough's skyline continues to grow. Read more Architecture firm Kohn Pedersen Fox has released renderings.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News21 hr. 9 min. ago

Traditional PC Sales Continue To Slide

Sales of traditional PCs continue to decline, although the overall PC market is likely to grow slightly next year. From a report: Traditional PC shipments are forecast to drop by nearly eight percent this year, and another 4.4 percent in 2018, predic.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 38 min. ago

World Vehicle Population Rose 4.6% in 2016

Vehicle populations grew rapidly in developing countries while wealthy nations saw little change. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News22 hr. 37 min. ago

New imaging approach maps whole-brain changes from Alzheimer"s disease in mice

A new imaging system that offers a better way to monitor the brain changes indicative of Alzheimer's in mouse models of the disease could help speed new drug development......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Self-driving Chevy Bolts are coming to the streets of Manhattan in 2018

Its mean streets will be the self-driving car's toughest challenge. Enlarge / Autonomous Bolts under construction at GM's Orion Assembly Plant located in Orion Township, Michigan, in June 2017. (credit: General Motors) General Motors and Crui.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Portable 3-D scanner assesses patients with elephantiasis

An estimated 120 million people worldwide are infected with lymphatic filariasis, a parasitic, mosquito-borne disease that can cause major swelling and deformity of the legs, a condition known as elephantiasis. Scientists have shown that a portable s.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Yield rates for iPhone X components improving

Yield rates for certain iPhone X components have improved and become more stable, and shipments of the smartphone are set to grow substantially after October, according to sources from Apple's supply chain......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Dig Up Bones, Romance Archeologists In Otome Game C14 Dating

C14 Dating takes players to Blegium for an archeological internship, letting them find interesting bits of history as they grow closer to the people they meet there. Read Dig Up Bones, Romance Archeologists In Otome Game C14 Dating on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Ford Police Responder Hybrid Sedan, F-150 Police Responder Earn Pursuit Ratings from Michigan State Police

Inevitabilities: birth, taxes, the creeping dread that the world may actually be a terrible place full of terrible people, and the Ford LEO vehicles tearing it up in Michigan State Police testing. This time out, the new 2019 Ford Police Responder Hyb.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Mobility Center signs education partnership with 15 Michigan schools

American Center for Mobility enlists universities and community colleges to help drive retraining and education as hedge against jobs lost to future mobility.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Leave It To the Heat to Dull Autumn"s Glory

It's autumn. Somebody tell the trees. From a report: Ordinarily, two signals alert deciduous trees that it's time to relinquish the green hues of summer in favor of autumn's yellows, oranges and reds. First, the days begin to grow shorter. Second, th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

How many opioid painkillers do surgery patients need? New prescribing recommendations unveiled

Surgeons performing 11 common operations can turn to a free new prescribing tool based on data about how many opioid painkillers patients across Michigan actually took after their operations......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

If you want to grow your business, start by increasing your social media following

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. You've seen the job listings: "we're looking for a social media rockstar..."  Social media is driving huge amounts of revenue for compani.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017