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Virtual Reality Hardware predicted to earn $3.6 billion in 2017

Posted in Games on 25th Feb, 2017 04:23 PM
by Alex Muller
Virtual reality is ready to grow.
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Nasa wants to 3d print habitats with metal extracted from martian soil

Posted in Science on 25th Feb, 2017 04:20 PM
by Alex Muller
scientists are studying the various ways to make goods on Mars rather than carry materials there.
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+37

Google's self-driving firm sues Uber

Posted in Business on 25th Feb, 2017 04:10 PM
by Alex Muller
Uber is being sued for stealing trade secrets and technology from Google.
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+26

Fasting diet 'regenerates diabetic pancreas'

Posted in Medicine on 24th Feb, 2017 05:12 PM
by Alex Muller
The pancreas can be triggered to regenerate itself through a type of fasting diet, say US researchers.
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+32

Brain-computer interface allows fast, accurate typing by people with paralysis

Posted in Hardware on 24th Feb, 2017 04:51 PM
by Alex Muller
3 participants with movement impairment controlled an onscreen cursor simply by imagining their own hand movements.
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+31

Oculus facing legal ban on VR code used in its products

Posted in Business on 24th Feb, 2017 04:40 PM
by Alex Muller
The video game publisher that won a case against Facebook-owned Oculus has asked a judge to block the firm from using its code in virtual reality products.
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+28

Fruit and veg: For a longer life eat 10-a-day

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Feb, 2017 05:20 PM
by Alex Muller
The study, by Imperial College London, calculated such eating habits could prevent 7.8 million premature deaths each year.
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+45

Hair thin fibers were used for two way optical, electrical and chemical signaling within the brain

Posted in Science on 23rd Feb, 2017 04:54 PM
by Alex Muller
The new approach could provide way to learn about the functions and interconnections of different brain regions.
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+22

New York sees almost 800 percent growth in solar over 5 years

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Feb, 2017 04:35 PM
by Alex Muller
New York's Clean Energy Standard requires 50 percent of electricity to come from renewables by 2030.
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+37

Star's seven Earth-sized worlds set record

Posted in Science on 22nd Feb, 2017 10:22 PM
by Alex Muller
Astronomers have detected a record seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star.
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+44

Creative people have better-connected brains, research finds

Posted in Science on 22nd Feb, 2017 10:17 PM
by Alex Muller
A new study suggests it's how well the two brain hemispheres communicate that sets highly creative people apart.
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+39

China’s first 'deep learning lab' intensifies challenge to US in AI race

Posted in Software on 22nd Feb, 2017 10:10 PM
by Alex Muller
Search giant Baidu to head up research platform to develop technology that mimics human thought.
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+25

NASA developing carbon nanotube-based material for Stronger and lighter vehicles and Mars habitats

Posted in Science on 21st Feb, 2017 04:11 PM
by Alex Muller
Deep space exploration will require new materials.
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+33

UK to set out powers paving way for first space satellite launch

Posted in Science on 21st Feb, 2017 04:06 PM
by Alex Muller
Britain will set out powers this week which would allow the launch of space satellites from the country for the first time, the government said on Monday.
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NASA Is Sending a Lander to Discover Whether Life Exists on Europa

Posted in Science on 21st Feb, 2017 03:58 PM
by Alex Muller
NASA is planning to send a lander to Jupiter's moon Europa, which is believed to hold a vast ocean beneath it's frozen crust.
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+23

Bill Gates Says Job Stealing Robots Need to Pay Taxes

Posted in Business on 20th Feb, 2017 04:29 PM
by Alex Muller
Bill Gates thinks that, as automation makes jobs obsolete, governments should impose a tax on robots.
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+45

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