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[Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/alphabet-the-singularity-company- #Google #Alphabet #AI #business #Singularity #futurology]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/alphabet-the-singularity-company- Planetoid a billion miles beyond Pluto selected as New Horizons' next destination [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/planetoid-a-billion-miles-beyond-pluto-selected-as-new-horizons-next-destination #space #Pluto #New Horizons #NASA #planet #comet #Solar System]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/planetoid-a-billion-miles-beyond-pluto-selected-as-new-horizons-next-destination Speech-classifier program is better at predicting psychosis than psychiatrists [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/speech-classifier-program-is-better-at-predicting-psychosis-than-psychiatrists #brain #mental illness #psychosis #speech #software #research]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/speech-classifier-program-is-better-at-predicting-psychosis-than-psychiatrists 'Tissue Velcro' Could Patch Damaged Organs [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/-tissue-velcro-could-patch-damaged-organs #medicine #surgery #cells #organ #transplant #research]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/-tissue-velcro-could-patch-damaged-organs Greenland's Ice Sheets Are Getting Cooked By Ocean Currents [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/greenland-s-ice-sheets-are-getting-cooked-by-ocean-currents #ice #Greenland #climate change #global warming #ocean]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/greenland-s-ice-sheets-are-getting-cooked-by-ocean-currents Nasa starts year-long isolation to simulate life on Mars [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/nasa-starts-year-long-isolation-to-simulate-life-on-mars #Mars #NASA #space #Mars colony #simulation #astronaut]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/nasa-starts-year-long-isolation-to-simulate-life-on-mars Key Inmarsat rocket flight from Kazakhstan 'a success' [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/key-inmarsat-rocket-flight-from-kazakhstan-a-success- #space #satellite #Inmarsat #rocket #mobile #spacecraft #hardware]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/key-inmarsat-rocket-flight-from-kazakhstan-a-success- Engineers Create Brain-Machine Interface for Controlling Robot Exoskeleton [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/engineers-create-brain-machine-interface-for-controlling-robot-exoskeleton #brain #robot #robotics #brain-computer interface #hardware #neuroscience]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/engineers-create-brain-machine-interface-for-controlling-robot-exoskeleton Deep learning neural networks are looking to take over art and design jobs [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/deep-learning-neural-networks-are-looking-to-take-over-art-and-design-jobs #art #software #AI #deep learning #neural networks #design]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/deep-learning-neural-networks-are-looking-to-take-over-art-and-design-jobs Buzz Aldrin developing a 'master plan' to colonize Mars within 25 years [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/buzz-aldrin-developing-a-master-plan-to-colonize-mars-within-25-years #Mars #space #NASA #Mars colony #Buzz Aldrin]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/buzz-aldrin-developing-a-master-plan-to-colonize-mars-within-25-years Key Inmarsat Proton rocket flight under way [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/key-inmarsat-proton-rocket-flight-under-way #space #rocket #Inmarsat #satellite #hardware]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/key-inmarsat-proton-rocket-flight-under-way Alzheimer??ôs disease thought to be accelerated by an abnormal build-up of fat in the brain [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/alzheimer-s-disease-thought-to-be-accelerated-by-an-abnormal-build-up-of-fat-in-the-brain #brain #Alzheimer's #memory #fat #dementia #research #health #medicine]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/alzheimer-s-disease-thought-to-be-accelerated-by-an-abnormal-build-up-of-fat-in-the-brain One-meter rise in sea levels inevitable, NASA says [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/one-meter-rise-in-sea-levels-inevitable-nasa-says #sea #ocean #climate change #warming #pollution #nature #environment #NASA]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/one-meter-rise-in-sea-levels-inevitable-nasa-says SpaceWorks Believes Cryogenic Sleep Holds the Key to Space Travel [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spaceworks-believes-cryogenic-sleep-holds-the-key-to-space-travel #space #NASA #hypothermia #human spaceflight #Mars #Cryogenic Sleep]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spaceworks-believes-cryogenic-sleep-holds-the-key-to-space-travel Principal Solar Teams with Entropy to Build 100MW Generating Facility [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/principal-solar-teams-with-entropy-to-build-100mw-generating-facility #solar energy #clean energy #energy #renewable energy #power #hardware #business]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/principal-solar-teams-with-entropy-to-build-100mw-generating-facility Anti-cancer vaccine uses patient??ôs own cancer cells to trigger immune responses [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/anti-cancer-vaccine-uses-patient-s-own-cancer-cells-to-trigger-immune-responses #cancer #blood #immune system #biotechnology #medicine #research #health]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/anti-cancer-vaccine-uses-patient-s-own-cancer-cells-to-trigger-immune-responses Laser detects brain tumour cells during surgery [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/laser-detects-brain-tumour-cells-during-surgery #surgery #brain #laser #cancer #tumor #health #medicine]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/laser-detects-brain-tumour-cells-during-surgery The rise of intelligence enhancement [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/the-rise-of-intelligence-enhancement #brain #drug #Modafinil #enhancement #intelligence #psychiatry #sleep]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/the-rise-of-intelligence-enhancement Aphantasia: A life without mental images [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/aphantasia-a-life-without-mental-images #mind #brain #psychology #aphantasia #health #medicine]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/aphantasia-a-life-without-mental-images Low vitamin-D genes linked to multiple sclerosis [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/low-vitamin-d-genes-linked-to-multiple-sclerosis #Vitamin D #health #medicine #genes #genetics #multiple sclerosis]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/low-vitamin-d-genes-linked-to-multiple-sclerosis What is YouTube Gaming, the Latest Twitch Rival? [Online] http://www.planettechnews.com/online/what-is-youtube-gaming-the-latest-twitch-rival- #gaming #YouTube #Google #online #Twitch #live stream #video]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/online/what-is-youtube-gaming-the-latest-twitch-rival- Coursera raises $49.5M to help it expand to Latin America, China, and India [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/coursera-raises-49-5m-to-help-it-expand-to-latin-america-china-and-india #Coursera #education #online #business #funding #software]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/coursera-raises-49-5m-to-help-it-expand-to-latin-america-china-and-india Micro-sensors stuck to honey bees to help solve mass deaths [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/micro-sensors-stuck-to-honey-bees-to-help-solve-mass-deaths #bees #parasite #colony collapse disorder #nature #environment #hardware]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/micro-sensors-stuck-to-honey-bees-to-help-solve-mass-deaths Those Omega3 Supplements May Not Help Your Brain After All [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/those-omega3-supplements-may-not-help-your-brain-after-all #medicine #health #Omega 3 #fish oil #supplement #research]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/those-omega3-supplements-may-not-help-your-brain-after-all China passed 250M 4G users in July, more than double the subscribers in the U.S. [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/china-passed-250m-4g-users-in-july-more-than-double-the-subscribers-in-the-u-s- #mobile #online #China #smartphone #4G #3G #internet]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/china-passed-250m-4g-users-in-july-more-than-double-the-subscribers-in-the-u-s- Implanted carbon nanotubes could help diagnose medical conditions [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/implanted-carbon-nanotubes-could-help-diagnose-medical-conditions #nanotechnology #nanotube #diagnosis #health #medicine #disease]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/implanted-carbon-nanotubes-could-help-diagnose-medical-conditions Market Fall Masks Renewable Energy??ôs Bright Future [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/market-fall-masks-renewable-energy-s-bright-future #solar #solar energy #power #energy #hardware #business #renewables]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/market-fall-masks-renewable-energy-s-bright-future How We??ôre Battling Virtual Reality's Dreaded Simulator Sickness [Games] http://www.planettechnews.com/games/how-we-re-battling-vr-s-dreaded-simulator-sickness #VR #virtual reality #hardware #software #Oculus #FOVE #motion sickness #nausea]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/games/how-we-re-battling-vr-s-dreaded-simulator-sickness Universal flu vaccine comes closer [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/universal-flu-vaccine-comes-closer #flu #virus #infection #disease #vaccine #health #medicine #research]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/universal-flu-vaccine-comes-closer Panic over China and the global economy causes tech stocks to plummet [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/panic-over-china-and-the-global-economy-causes-tech-stocks-to-plummet #business #shares #stocks #share price #market crash #Sillicon Valley]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:27:21 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/panic-over-china-and-the-global-economy-causes-tech-stocks-to-plummet