Antihistamines can influence immunotherapy response by enhancing T cell activation

Researchers discovered that antihistamines are associated with improved responses to immunotherapy. Their work revealed a role for the histamine receptor in suppressing T cell activation to block anti-tumor immune responses......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyNov 30th, 2021

Kid of the Year Finalist Lino Marrero, 15, Invented a Shoe That Can Charge a Cell Phone

Lino Marrero was leaving cello practice one day when he noticed several blisters on his fingers. The pain was so bad that the 10-year-old inventor from Frisco, Tx. wanted to quit playing the instrument for good, even though he loved music. So he star.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Score some big savings with the best Android phones under $300

Over the past couple years flagships have reached maturation with just about every feature users could want, and in turn, manufacturers have nudged towards enhancing the low-end market with amazing devices under $300. This means there are a ton of.....»»

Category: topSource:  technobuffaloRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Raven QA Employees Form Activision Blizzard"s First Union [Update]

A group of Raven Software QA employees have become the first Activision Blizzard workers to form a union by launching the Game Workers Alliance.The story has been updated with a response from Activision Blizzard. Read the full statement from the comp.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

This DualSense One-Handed Adapter Is a Response To One Of PlayStation"s Biggest Oversights

YouTuber Akaki Kuumeri has created a 3D-printed adapter, allowing players to play games with a DualSense controller using just one hand.When Microsoft released the Xbox Adaptive Controller in 2018, it allowed people with disabilities to play games mo.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

BeReal is what "casual Instagram" wants to be

BeReal takes casual posting to the next level. Founded in 2020 by French entrepreneur Alexis Barreyat, BeReal was made in response to the current social media landscape. It's not like Instagram, where users can curate their feeds and edit their.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Verizon’s C-Band 5G is Live and Their 5G Home Might be the Play

Now that everyone has shared their frustrations with the US government and airline industry and made adjustments to rollouts, Verizon and AT&T have gone ahead and fired up their very important C-Band 5G networks. Today’s big activation means be.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2022

Civic engagement does not improve well-being

Whether somebody engages civically or not, does not substantially influence their well-being. This is the central finding from two recent studies from Germany and the UK, conducted by researchers from the Universities of Vechta and Bochum. The studie.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Increasingly efficient production of human pluripotent stem cells

Researchers at the University of Helsinki have developed a new, faster and more reliable technique for reverting human cells to the stem cell state. Pluripotent stem cells are a key tool in biomedicine for modeling various diseases and developing nov.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

The better you are at math, the more money seems to influence your satisfaction

Your grade school math teacher probably told you that being good at math would be very important to your grownup self. But maybe the younger you didn't believe that at the time. A lot of research, though, has shown that your teacher was right......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Your biggest questions about the Microsoft-Activision deal, answered

Analysts reveal what Microsoft's Activation Blizzard acquisition means for the industry......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Modeling how cells choose their fates

It may seem hard to believe, but each one of us began as a single cell that proliferated into the trillions of cells that make up our bodies. Though each of our cells has the exact same genetic information, each also performs a specialized function:.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Kioxia intros UFS 3.1 embedded flash with QLC

Kioxia has announced the launch of its Universal Flash Storage (UFS) Ver. 3.1 embedded flash memory devices with 4-bit-per-cell, quadruple-level cell (QLC) technology for applications requiring high density, such as cutting-edge smartphones......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Researchers simulate behavior of living "minimal cell" in three dimensions

Scientists report that they have built a living "minimal cell" with a genome stripped down to its barest essentials—and a computer model of the cell that mirrors its behavior. By refining and testing their model, the scientists say they are develop.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Taiwan IC design houses upbeat about smartphone orders in 1Q22

Unspecified Taiwan-based IC design houses have reiterated their optimism about orders for smartphones in the first quarter of 2022, in response to speculation indicating brand smartphone vendors are slowing the pace of their orders......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Dutch regulators to vet Apple’s plan for App Store third-party payments as details remain murky

Over the weekend, Apple announced that it will allow developers of dating apps in the Netherlands to use alternative payment systems other than its own In-App Purchase system. This announcement from Apple came in response to new regulations in the N.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

5G C-band activation on Wednesday will cause ‘economic calamity’, airline CEOs warn

Verizon and AT&T will begin activating 5G C-Band spectrum on January 19 after weeks-long delays to accommodate the U.S. Department of Transportation. Despite these delays, eleven airline CEOs have penned a critical letter to the DOT and chief execut.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

How to create a QR code for free

This tutorial explains how you can create a QR code for free using a QR code generator. The post How to create a QR code for free first appeared on Phandroid. Quick Response codes aka QR codes are widely used for both personal and business.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Enhancing simulations of curved space with qubits

One of the mind-bending ideas that physicists and mathematicians have come up with is that space itself—not just objects in space—can be curved. When space curves (as happens dramatically near a black hole), sizes and directions defy normal intui.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Taiwan ABF substrate makers eyeing new profits with new capacities

Taiwan-based ABF substrate suppliers expect the activation of new production capacities later this year and in 2023 to boost their profits amid tight supplies, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Uncovering the underlying patterns in contemporary evolution

Wild populations must continuously adapt to environmental changes or risk extinction. For more than fifty years, scientists have described instances of "rapid evolution" in specific populations as their traits (phenotypes) change in response to varyi.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022