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Membranes to remove viruses from drinking water

The 'zwitterionic polymer hydrogel' repels the viruses from approaching and passing through the membrane. It contains both positive and negative charges and improves efficiency by weakening virus accumulation on the modified filter surface. The resul.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyApr 19th, 2017

Fear the Walking Dead: "Burning in Water..." Review

A determined Madison accompanies Troy on patrol to find out who took down the helicopter. Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. First off, I just want open this review up with a quick shout out -- to the show itself, to Fear the Walking.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News30 min. ago

Your medical records can now be removed from Google search results

Google began to remove private medical records from results, because yes, prior to this, you could actually look that up online. Google quietly made the change with an update to its Removal Policies. The post Your medical records can now be removed f.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 25th, 2017

Google will now remove your private medical records from search results

Google began to remove private medical records from results, because yes, prior to this, you could actually look that up online. Google quietly made the change with an update to its Removal Policies. The post Google will now remove your private medic.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 24th, 2017

Watch a tiny virus take a constitutional under a laser-powered 3D microscope

 If you’re anything like me, you spend a significant portion of the day wondering about the paths viruses take when they’re cruising around your internals. Luckily for us, a newly developed microscope from Duke researchers can show t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Walmart reportedly won’t bid for Whole Foods after Amazon’s huge offer

 Walmart isn’t actively considering a bid for Whole Foods, which Amazon said it would purchase for $13.7 billion last week, according to a report by Reuters. If so, that would remove a major obstacle to Amazon’s bid to acquire the gr.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Medical records join revenge porn, credit card numbers for Google removal

It’s an elective removal, though. Google will only do it if you ask. Enlarge (credit: Getty | Chris Ryan) Alphabet Inc.'s Google has now added personal medical records to the list of things it’s willing to remove from search results upon.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Spend more time hiking and less time managing water with the Vecto

Portland-based Cnoc Outdoors is known for their backpacking equipment. This time, the firm is turning to Kickstarter to help fund its latest innovation, the Vecto dual-opening collapsible water container.  The post Spend more time hiking and less t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Google Will Now Hide Personal Medical Records From Search Results

Mark Wilson, writing for BetaNews: Google has updated its search policies without any sort of fanfare. The search engine now "may remove" -- in addition to existing categories of information -- "confidential, personal medical records of private peopl.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Vecto collapsible water container is designed for backpackers

Portland-based Cnoc Outdoors is known for their backpacking equipment. This time, the firm is turning to Kickstarter to help fund its latest innovation, the Vecto dual-opening collapsible water container.  The post Vecto collapsible water container.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

Can the U.S. run only on wind, water, and solar power? Scientists disagree.

Scientists widely agree that human activity is the main driver of global warming, and that we have to radically reduce greenhouse gas emissions to avoid its worst impacts. But when it comes to how we can best slash emissions, some scientists are fier.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

CUJO Smart Firewall –Safe online protection form Cyberthreat, Viruses, Worms, Etc.

CUJO is a nifty smart firewall device that safeguards your family, ensures privacy and protect your finances......»»

Category: topSource:  dailytechRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Disney Asks Google to Remove Its Own (Invisible) Takedown Notices

In an apparent attempt at self-censorship, the Walt Disney Company has asked Google to remove a copy of its own takedown notices from search results. While the targeted page contains links to Lucasfilm's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the request is.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Watch a drop of water turn into a camera lens with just some electricity

Most photographers try to avoid water on their lens -- but this group created a lens from water and shot a series of cool portraits. The lens focuses by adjusting the shape of a water droplet with electricity. The post Watch a drop of water turn into.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Keep beverages hot or cold longer with Takeya’s insulated water bottles

Takeya, a drinkware company, has developed an insulate, stainless steel water bottle that keeps beverages cold or hot all day long. Owners can enjoy up to 40 ounces of cold water on the go, whether it's on a hike or in the gym. The post Keep beverage.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

Scientists Declare End to Global Coral Reef Bleaching Event

Scientists in the U.S. have announced Monday that a mass bleaching of coral reefs worldwide has finally ended after three years. "About three-quarters of the world's delicate coral reefs were damaged or killed by hot water in what scientists say was.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 20th, 2017

NASA found ten Earth-size planets with conditions ideal for water

Remember when everyone went nuts over the seven Earth-like planets the Spitzer telescope found back in February shortly after Trump was inaugurated? If you're still keen to leave, NASA has released a batch of 219 recently-discovered pla.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

Fidget Spinners Are Over

Walt Hickey, writing for Five Thirty Eight: The toy craze that has swept the nation -- cheaply manufactured fidget spinners of dubious metallic constitution -- is probably on the way out, with the high-water mark of fidget obsession appearing to be a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

Ayo: A Rain Tale Is A Perilous Platformer About Fetching Water For Your Family

A young girl sets out to find water in the desert, finding natural dangers and confronting her fears personified along the way. Read Ayo: A Rain Tale Is A Perilous Platformer About Fetching Water For Your Family on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

Watching a Tesla tech pull a kitten out of a bumper will warm your heart

A man became concerned when he heard cat-like noises coming from his Tesla Model X. A kitten was trapped behind the bumper, so a Tesla technician pulled it out, gave it water, and adopted it. The post Watching a Tesla tech pull a kitten out of a bump.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017

Airborne viruses live for 45 minutes

Scientists have developed a new technique to study how some common disease causing bacteria can spread up to 4m and remain alive in the air for up to 45 minutes......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 19th, 2017