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The contents of this feed are available for non-commercial use only. http://www.planettechnews.com/ Regular coffee drinkers have 'cleaner' arteries [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/regular-coffee-drinkers-have-cleaner-arteries #heart #health #medicine #coffee #arteries #research]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/regular-coffee-drinkers-have-cleaner-arteries Autism is largely down to genes, twin study suggests [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/autism-is-largely-down-to-genes-twin-study-suggests #Autism #genes #genetics #health #medicine #disability]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/autism-is-largely-down-to-genes-twin-study-suggests Data can be analysed to determine the composition of clouds on exoplanets [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/kepler-space-telescope-data-can-be-analysed-to-determine-the-composition-of-clouds-on-planets-in-other-solar-systems #space #NASA #planet #exoplanet #Kepler #astronomy]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/kepler-space-telescope-data-can-be-analysed-to-determine-the-composition-of-clouds-on-planets-in-other-solar-systems The MindLeap virtual reality game system runs on your brainwaves [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/the-mindleap-virtual-reality-game-system-runs-on-your-brainwaves-no-controllers-needed #MindLeap #VR #virtual reality #augmented reality #hardware]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/the-mindleap-virtual-reality-game-system-runs-on-your-brainwaves-no-controllers-needed Looking deeply into the universe in 3D [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/looking-deeply-into-the-universe-in-3d #space #astronomy #telescope #galaxy #universe]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/looking-deeply-into-the-universe-in-3d Brain makes decisions with same method used to break Enigma [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/brain-makes-decisions-with-same-method-used-to-break-ww2-enigma-code #brain #mind #neurons #neuroscience #thought #decision ]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/brain-makes-decisions-with-same-method-used-to-break-ww2-enigma-code Drug-delivering nano 'drones' to help prevent heart attacks [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/drug-delivering-nano-drones-to-help-prevent-heart-attacks #heart #health #medicine #nanotechnology #nanomedicine #atherosclerosis]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/drug-delivering-nano-drones-to-help-prevent-heart-attacks Strong Link Between California Drought And Climate Change Revealed Today [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/strong-link-between-california-drought-and-climate-change-revealed-today #drought #rain #climate change #global warming #climate]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/strong-link-between-california-drought-and-climate-change-revealed-today Giant Asteroid Collision May Have Radically Transformed Mars [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/giant-asteroid-collision-may-have-radically-transformed-mars #Mars #space #asteroid #planet #solar system]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/giant-asteroid-collision-may-have-radically-transformed-mars Google developing knowledge based trust score for websites [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/google-developing-knowledge-based-trust-score-for-websites #Google #web #internet #search #AI #knowledge #software]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/google-developing-knowledge-based-trust-score-for-websites HTC and Valve reveal a virtual reality headset at the MWC summit [Games] http://www.planettechnews.com/games/htc-and-valve-reveal-a-virtual-reality-headset-mwc #Valve #HTC #VR #virtual reality #Oculus #Oculus Rift]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/games/htc-and-valve-reveal-a-virtual-reality-headset-mwc By 2020, 80% of the world's adult population will own a smartphone [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/by-2020-80-of-the-world-s-adult-population-will-own-a-smartphone #smartphone #mobile #online #iPhone #technology #hardware #business]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/by-2020-80-of-the-world-s-adult-population-will-own-a-smartphone SpaceX has successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying two satellites [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/spacex-has-successfully-launched-a-falcon-9-rocket-carrying-two-satellites #space #SpaceX #Falcon 9 #satellite #rocket #commercial space]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/spacex-has-successfully-launched-a-falcon-9-rocket-carrying-two-satellites Huawei and LG unveil new wearables at MWC [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/huawei-and-lg-unveil-new-wearables-at-mwc #wearable #smartwatch #watch #hardware #Android #LG #Huawei]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/huawei-and-lg-unveil-new-wearables-at-mwc Understanding the brain through growing brain organoids [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/understanding-the-brain-through-growing-brain-organoids #brain #cells #organ #dementia #Alzheimer's #medicine #health #research ]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/understanding-the-brain-through-growing-brain-organoids Tech demo lets you visit the International Space Station in VR [Games] http://www.planettechnews.com/games/tech-demo-lets-you-visit-the-international-space-station-in-vr #space #space station #ISS #virtual reality #VR #games #Oculus Rift]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/games/tech-demo-lets-you-visit-the-international-space-station-in-vr Feast-and-famine diet could help extend life, study suggests [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/feast-and-famine-diet-could-help-extend-life-study-suggests #aging #caloric restriction #fasting #diet #health #medicine]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/feast-and-famine-diet-could-help-extend-life-study-suggests Google buys .app web domain for $25m [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/google-buys-app-web-domain-for-25m #Google #app #online #business #domain #internet #web]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/google-buys-app-web-domain-for-25m A 'breakthrough' in rechargeable batteries for electronic devices and electric vehicles [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/a-breakthrough-in-rechargeable-batteries-for-electronic-devices-and-electric-vehicles #battery #energy #nanotechnology #Lithium-ion #power]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/a-breakthrough-in-rechargeable-batteries-for-electronic-devices-and-electric-vehicles Leukaemia mutations 'almost inevitable', researchers say [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/leukaemia-mutations-almost-inevitable-researchers-say #blood #aging #health #cancer #leukemia #medicine]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/leukaemia-mutations-almost-inevitable-researchers-say How machine learning will fuel huge innovation over the next 5 years [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/how-machine-learning-will-fuel-huge-innovation-over-the-next-5-years #machine learning #deep learning #AI #artificial intelligence #software #business]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/how-machine-learning-will-fuel-huge-innovation-over-the-next-5-years The First Direct Evidence that Rising CO2 is Heating Up the Earth [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/first-direct-evidence-that-rising-co2-is-heating-up-the-earth #climate change #atmosphere #carbon dioxide #global warming]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/first-direct-evidence-that-rising-co2-is-heating-up-the-earth 'Big Brain' Gene Found in Humans, Not Chimps [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/-big-brain-gene-found-in-humans-not-chimps #brain #human #gene #genetics #DNA #intelligence #evolution #biology]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/-big-brain-gene-found-in-humans-not-chimps Three Men Voluntarily Amputate Their Injured Hands In Favor of Bionic Replacements [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/three-men-voluntarily-amputate-their-injured-hands-in-favor-of-bionic-replacements #medicine #prosthetic #amputation #surgery #hardware]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/three-men-voluntarily-amputate-their-injured-hands-in-favor-of-bionic-replacements The first people on Mars could be in for a serious case of jet lag [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/people-on-mars-could-get-a-serious-case-of-jet-lag #Mars #space #NASA #colony #planet]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/people-on-mars-could-get-a-serious-case-of-jet-lag Breakthrough in understanding how cancer cells metastasize [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/breakthrough-in-understanding-how-cancer-cells-metastasize #cancer #cells #tumor #medicine #protein #biomarkers]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/breakthrough-in-understanding-how-cancer-cells-metastasize Brain-controlled drone shown off in Lisbon [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/brain-controlled-drone-shown-off-in-lisbon #brain #EEG #mind #drone #aircraft #hardware]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/brain-controlled-drone-shown-off-in-lisbon Sleeping over eight hours a day associated with greater risk of stroke [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/sleeping-over-eight-hours-a-day-associated-with-greater-risk-of-stroke #sleep #medicine #health #stroke #aging]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/sleeping-over-eight-hours-a-day-associated-with-greater-risk-of-stroke Nanoparticles could stop blood-clot-caused strokes and heart attacks [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/magnetic-nanoparticles-could-stop-blood-clot-caused-strokes-and-heart-attacks #heart #stroke #heart attack #nanoparticles #nanotechnology #health #medicine]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/magnetic-nanoparticles-could-stop-blood-clot-caused-strokes-and-heart-attacks Google may carve up its struggling social network Google+ [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/google-may-carve-up-its-struggling-social-network-google- #Google #Google+ #online #social media #social network #web]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:43:50 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/google-may-carve-up-its-struggling-social-network-google-