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The contents of this feed are available for non-commercial use only. http://www.planettechnews.com/ Human Longevity Inc will try to defeat all of the diseases of aging to make 100 the new 60 [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/human-longevity-inc-will-try-to-defeat-all-of-the-diseases-of-aging-to-make-100-the-new-60-and-have-healthier-people-living-longer #aging #biology #genetics #stem cells #health #regenerative medicine]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/human-longevity-inc-will-try-to-defeat-all-of-the-diseases-of-aging-to-make-100-the-new-60-and-have-healthier-people-living-longer Newly identified genetic variants could delay Alzheimer's onset by four years [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/newly-identified-genetic-variants-could-delay-alzheimer-s-onset-by-four-years #Alzheimer's #brain #health #dementia #aging #gene #genetics]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/newly-identified-genetic-variants-could-delay-alzheimer-s-onset-by-four-years Missing sleep may hurt your memory [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/missing-sleep-may-damage-your-memory #sleep #brain #memory #health]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/missing-sleep-may-damage-your-memory New gene discovered that stops spread of deadly cancer: [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/new-gene-discovered-that-stops-spread-of-deadly-cancer- #cancer #genetics #genome #metastasis #health #cell #biology]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/new-gene-discovered-that-stops-spread-of-deadly-cancer- Research shows oceans are vital for the possibility of alien life [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/research-shows-oceans-are-vital-for-the-possibility-of-alien-life #space #planet #exoplanet #ocean #life #universe #water]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/research-shows-oceans-are-vital-for-the-possibility-of-alien-life Geologist says that Curiosity rover's images show Earth-like soils on Mars [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/geologist-says-curiosity-s-images-show-earth-like-soils-on-mars #Mars #space #life #Curiosity #bacteria]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/geologist-says-curiosity-s-images-show-earth-like-soils-on-mars Google Decrees That it Has No Plans to Bring Fiber to the UK [Online] http://www.planettechnews.com/online/google-decrees-that-it-has-no-plans-to-bring-fiber-to-the-uk #Google #Google Fiber #internet #online #broadband]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/online/google-decrees-that-it-has-no-plans-to-bring-fiber-to-the-uk Apple scolded by Europe over in-app purchase protections [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/apple-scolded-by-europe-over-in-app-purchase-protections #Apple #iPhone #iOS #App Store #mobile #smartphone]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/apple-scolded-by-europe-over-in-app-purchase-protections Antipsychotic drugs linked to slight decrease in brain volume [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/antipsychotic-drugs-linked-to-slight-decrease-in-brain-volume #brain #schizophrenia #health #neuroscience]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/antipsychotic-drugs-linked-to-slight-decrease-in-brain-volume ESA prepares IXV concept spaceplane for maiden flight [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/esa-prepares-ixv-concept-spaceplane-for-maiden-flight #space #ESA #spaceplane #rocket #space exploration]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/esa-prepares-ixv-concept-spaceplane-for-maiden-flight Physicists reveal random nature of metastasis [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/physicists-reveal-random-nature-of-metastasis #cancer #tumor #metastasis #probability #cells #disease]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/physicists-reveal-random-nature-of-metastasis Rogue Geoengineering Project May Have Increased Salmon Numbers [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/rogue-geoengineering-project-may-have-increased-salmon-numbers #fish #salmon #over fishing #geoengineering #ocean #nature]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/rogue-geoengineering-project-may-have-increased-salmon-numbers One Third Of Borneo's Rainforest Has Been Cut Down [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/one-third-of-borneo-s-rainforest-has-been-cut-down #nature #biology #deforestation #conservation #environment]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/one-third-of-borneo-s-rainforest-has-been-cut-down EC 'confident' in human brain project [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/ec-confident-in-human-brain-project #Brain #Human Brain Project #neuroscience #simulation]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/ec-confident-in-human-brain-project Microsoft Research demos Project Adam, machine-learning object-recognition software [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/microsoft-research-demos-project-adam-machine-learning-object-recognition-software #AI #machine learning #neural network #computer vision #Microsoft #Project Adam]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/microsoft-research-demos-project-adam-machine-learning-object-recognition-software Your next iPhone could lock itself if it senses you??re not the one using it [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/your-next-iphone-could-lock-itself-if-it-senses-you-re-not-the-one-using-it #iPhone #Apple #iOS #security #mobile #smartphone]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/your-next-iphone-could-lock-itself-if-it-senses-you-re-not-the-one-using-it NASA thinks that the moon's underground caves and tunnels could one day house astronauts [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/nasa-thinks-the-moon-s-underground-caves-could-house-astronauts #space #NASA #moon #lunar colony #cave #space exploration]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/nasa-thinks-the-moon-s-underground-caves-could-house-astronauts DARPA announces Phase 1 of its XS-1 spaceplane program [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/darpa-announces-phase-1-of-its-xs-1-spaceplane-program #space #DARPA #spaceplane #rocket #satellite ]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/darpa-announces-phase-1-of-its-xs-1-spaceplane-program Arthritis drug shows potential to stall Alzheimer's [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/arthritis-drug-shows-potential-to-stall-alzheimer-s #Alzheimer's #brain #health #dementia #aging #arthritis]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/arthritis-drug-shows-potential-to-stall-alzheimer-s One injection stops diabetes in its tracks: [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/one-injection-stops-diabetes-in-its-tracks- #diabetes #weight #sugar #obesity #glucose #insulin]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/one-injection-stops-diabetes-in-its-tracks- 'Biological pacemaker' tested in the lab [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/-biological-pacemaker-tested-in-lab #heart #pacemaker #surgery #health #cells #gene #genetics]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/-biological-pacemaker-tested-in-lab Oxygen fluctuations may have stalled life on Earth for a billion years [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/oxygen-fluctuations-stalled-life-on-earth #evolution #life #Earth #oxygen #chemistry #biology]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/oxygen-fluctuations-stalled-life-on-earth Google Offers A Free Crash Course In Android Development [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/google-offers-a-free-crash-course-in-android-development #Google #Android #Udacity #education #programming #online #app]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/google-offers-a-free-crash-course-in-android-development Spaceport Britain: 'No challenge is insurmountable' [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/spaceport-britain-no-challenge-is-insurmountable- #space #spaceport #Scotland #spaceplane #space exploration #UK]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/spaceport-britain-no-challenge-is-insurmountable- Better at reading than maths? Don??t blame it all on your genes [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/better-at-reading-than-maths-don-t-blame-it-all-on-your-genes #brain #maths #reading #genes #genetics #inheritance #DNA]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/better-at-reading-than-maths-don-t-blame-it-all-on-your-genes The World In 2025: [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/the-world-in-2025- #future #futurology #predictions #2025 #solar energy #cancer #mobile #food]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/the-world-in-2025- Google??s smart contact lens is one step closer to your eyeball [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/google-s-smart-contact-lens-is-one-step-closer-to-your-eyeball #contact lens #eye #Google #Google Glass #diabetes #Google X]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/google-s-smart-contact-lens-is-one-step-closer-to-your-eyeball Apple and IBM join forces to bring iPhones and iPads to businesses [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/apple-and-ibm-join-forces-to-bring-iphones-and-ipads-to-businesses #iPhone #Apple #iPad #IBM #iOS #mobile #tablet #smartphone]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/apple-and-ibm-join-forces-to-bring-iphones-and-ipads-to-businesses SpaceX has a successful launch and should have Expendable Launch Vehicle certification by the end of 2014 [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/spacex-has-another-successful-commercial-launch-and-should-have-evolved-expendable-launch-vehicle-certification-by-the-end-of-2014 #SpaceX #space #Elon Musk #NASA #rocket #satellite]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/spacex-has-another-successful-commercial-launch-and-should-have-evolved-expendable-launch-vehicle-certification-by-the-end-of-2014 The impacts of climate change: why global warming is bad for your health [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/climate-impacts-why-global-warming-is-bad-for-your-health #Climate #climate change #global warming #pollution #atmosphere #health #heat]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:19:56 +0100 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/climate-impacts-why-global-warming-is-bad-for-your-health