Elizabeth Holmes “was in charge” at Theranos, Mattis tells court

"I thought all along that we were doing it on Theranos' gear," Mattis said. Elizabeth Holmes speaking at the Fortune Global Forum in 2015, around the time Theranos was under increasing pressure to deliver results from its ill-fated Edison testin.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaSep 23rd, 2021

Police Can"t Demand You Reveal Your Phone Passcode and Then Tell a Jury You Refused

EFF: The Utah Supreme Court is the latest stop in EFF's roving campaign to establish your Fifth Amendment right to refuse to provide your password to law enforcement. Yesterday, along with the ACLU, we filed an amicus brief in State v. Valdez, arguin.....»»

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Elizabeth Holmes personally approved investor presentations, court hears

Jury hears details about sketchy investor demos and marketing inaccuracies. Enlarge / Elizabeth Holmes, founder of Theranos Inc., left, arrives at federal court in San Jose, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021. (credit: David Paul Morri.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Intermolecular charge-transfer aggregates enable high-efficiency near-infrared emissions

Harnessing the near-infrared (NIR) light is exceedingly important for biomedical sciences, photovoltaics and optical communications. Though urgently needed for flexible, wearable and implantable applications, NIR organic materials suffer from acceler.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Attorney conflict could benefit Activision Blizzard in harassment suit [Updated]

Game maker says it "could raise serious questions about... underlying investigation." Enlarge / Activision's Los Angeles offices. (credit: Getty Images) Update, October 21: In a response filed with the court Wednesday, the Cal.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Roku Tells Customers it is Unable To Strike a Deal With YouTube

Roku on Thursday told customers via a post on its corporate blog that it has still not been able to strike a distribution agreement with YouTube TV, which has been removed from Roku's channel store for five months. From a report: It's the first time.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Theranos devices ran “null protocol” to skip actual demo for investors

Holmes personally approved of scripted tours, court hears. Enlarge / Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes collects her belongings after going through security at the Robert F. Peckham Federal Building with her defense team on August 31, 2.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Destiny 2: The Witch Queen Dungeons Won’t Be Included In Season Passes, Players Will Be Charged Separately Too

Bungie has angered fans by confirming the Destiny 2: The Witch Queen dungeons will be sold separately and not included in the Season Passes. The post Destiny 2: The Witch Queen Dungeons Won’t Be Included In Season Passes, Players Will Be Charge.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

Many Doctors are Switching to Concierge Medicine, Exacerbating Physician Shortages

Practices that charge sometimes hefty membership fees promise more personalized care. But the high costs and low patient volumes may limit access for everyone -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsOct 20th, 2021

He took a job with his college buddy"s sister, Elizabeth Holmes. Now he"s a witness in her trial

To many people a decade or so ago, Elizabeth Holmes was the founder of high-flying blood-testing startup Theranos. To Daniel Edlin, she was the sister of his Duke University college buddy, Christian......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Power Station Tera 1000 promises to recharge in two hours flat

The Power Station Tera 1000 is the latest from 70mai. It offers 10 different plugs to charge your gadgets at the campsite......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 19th, 2021

Anti-vaccine school in Florida tells kids to stay home if they COVID shot

The school, which also barred vaccinated teachers, pushes vaccine falsehoods. Enlarge / Centner Academy private school building is seen in Miami's Design District in Miami on April 27, 2021. (credit: Getty | CHANDAN KHANNA).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 18th, 2021

Wireless electric vehicle charging explained

How wireless electric vehicle charging lets you charge your car without plugging it in......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsOct 18th, 2021

Epic Says It"s "Open" To Blockchain Games After Steam Bans Them

Epic tells The Verge that it's "open to games that support cryptocurrency or blockchain-based assets" on its game store, unlike its competitor Valve which has banned games that feature blockchain technology or NFTs from Steam. From the report: When w.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 16th, 2021

Death penalty can express society"s outrage, but biases often taint the verdict

In its hearing on Oct. 13, 2021, the Supreme Court appeared to favor reinstating the death sentence for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who was found guilty of planting homemade bombs, with the help of his brother, Tamerlan, along the crowded Boston Marathon rout.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

NASA’s Lucy mission will soon be in the sky, with a launch set for Saturday

"Each one of these tells us a chapter of the story that we're all a part of." Enlarge / Atlas V with the Lucy spacecraft aboard an SLC-41 on the morning of October 15 as media set their sound-activated remote cameras. (credit: Trevor M.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

Theranos’ second lab director got $5K a month to rubber-stamp forms

COO Balwani hired his longtime dermatologist to run Theranos’ lab. Enlarge / Elizabeth Holmes, founder and former CEO of blood-testing and life sciences company Theranos, leaves the courthouse with her husband, Billy Evans, after the.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 15th, 2021

Holmes used fake pharma reports to sell Theranos tech to Walgreens, prosecution says

Walgreens thought “the technology worked as we were told.” Enlarge / Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes. (credit: Getty | Gilbert Carrasquillo) Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes gave Walgreens executives fake reports from m.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

A new twist on 2D materials may lead to improved electronic, optical devices

A new generation of electronics and optoelectronics may soon be possible by controlling twist angles in a particular type of bilayer 2D material used in these devices, strengthening the intrinsic electric charge that exists between the two layers, ac.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

Court orders France to fix greenhouse gas cut shortfall

A French court on Thursday ordered the government to make up for its failure to meet its own greenhouse gas reduction targets, saying it needed to "repair" the emissions overshoots......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021

We"ve spotted a planet surviving its dying star – here"s what it tells us about end of our Solar System

How will the solar system die? It's a hugely important question that researchers have considered deeply, using our knowledge of physics to create complex theoretical models. We know that the sun will eventually become a "white dwarf", a burnt stellar.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsOct 14th, 2021