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The contents of this feed are available for non-commercial use only. http://www.planettechnews.com/ Apple??s 'Everyone Can Code' program expands more broadly in Europe [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/apple-s-everyone-can-code-program-expands-more-broadly-in-europe #apple #business #code #computer science #programming #education]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/apple-s-everyone-can-code-program-expands-more-broadly-in-europe U.S. Senate passes bill to renew warrantless internet surveillance [Online] http://www.planettechnews.com/online/u-s-senate-passes-bill-to-renew-warrantless-internet-surveillance #internet #NSA #spying #surveillance]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/online/u-s-senate-passes-bill-to-renew-warrantless-internet-surveillance Cancer blood test 'enormously exciting' [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/cancer-blood-test-enormously-exciting- #cancer #health #medicine #oncology #blood]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/cancer-blood-test-enormously-exciting- European Union moves to strengthen renewable-energy goals [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/european-union-moves-to-strengthen-renewable-energy-goals #solar #energy #hardware #solar panels #wind]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/european-union-moves-to-strengthen-renewable-energy-goals Bitcoin dipped below $10,000 for first time since December [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/bitcoin-dipped-below-10-000-for-first-time-since-december #bitcoin #blockchain #business #online]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/bitcoin-dipped-below-10-000-for-first-time-since-december Apple pledges $350 billion investment in US economy over next five years [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/apple-pledges-350-billion-investment-in-us-economy-over-next-five-years #Apple #business #USA #America #investment]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/apple-pledges-350-billion-investment-in-us-economy-over-next-five-years SpaceX crushing ULA in terms of value for US taxpayer dollars [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spacex-crushing-ula-in-terms-of-value-for-us-taxpayer-dollars #space #SpaceX #rocket #hardware #ULA]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spacex-crushing-ula-in-terms-of-value-for-us-taxpayer-dollars Can Molten Salt Make 24-Hour Solar Energy Possible? [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/can-molten-salt-make-24-hour-solar-energy-possible- #solar #energy #hardware #energy storage]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/can-molten-salt-make-24-hour-solar-energy-possible- 2018 could bring the IPOs that tech has been promised for years [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/2018-could-bring-the-ipos-that-tech-has-been-promised-for-years #IPO #stock market #business #entrepreneurship]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/2018-could-bring-the-ipos-that-tech-has-been-promised-for-years Is anxiety a strong early indicator of Alzheimer's disease? [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/is-anxiety-a-strong-early-indicator-of-alzheimer-s-disease- #health #mental health #anxiety #Alzheimer's #research #medicine]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/is-anxiety-a-strong-early-indicator-of-alzheimer-s-disease- Can psychedelic drugs such as magic mushroom 'reconnect' depressed patients with their emotions? [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/can-psychedelic-drugs-such-as-magic-mushroom-reconnect-depressed-patients-with-their-emotions- #drug #mushroom #depression #health #medicine #research]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/can-psychedelic-drugs-such-as-magic-mushroom-reconnect-depressed-patients-with-their-emotions- Renewable energy set to be cheaper than fossil fuels by 2020 [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/renewable-energy-set-to-be-cheaper-than-fossil-fuels-by-2020-according-to-new-report #solar #energy #hardware #solar panels #wind]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/renewable-energy-set-to-be-cheaper-than-fossil-fuels-by-2020-according-to-new-report Bitcoin Could Bankroll MDMA Into the Mainstream as a Therapy Drug [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/bitcoin-could-bankroll-mdma-into-the-mainstream-as-a-therapy-drug #bitcoin #brain #health #medicine #drug #MDMA]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/bitcoin-could-bankroll-mdma-into-the-mainstream-as-a-therapy-drug Platelet coated stem cells Could Offer Targeted Heart Repair [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/platelet-coated-stem-cells-could-offer-targeted-heart-repair #health #medicine #research #stem cells #heart]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/platelet-coated-stem-cells-could-offer-targeted-heart-repair [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/nasa-tests-x-ray-based-space-gps-navigation-system #]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/nasa-tests-x-ray-based-space-gps-navigation-system Scientists map mammalian neural microcircuits in precise detail [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/scientists-map-mammalian-neural-microcircuits-in-precise-detail #brain #research #neuroscience #medicine #biology]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/scientists-map-mammalian-neural-microcircuits-in-precise-detail SETI Institute finds lunar lava tubes that could provide easy access to water ice [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/seti-institute-finds-lunar-lava-tubes-that-could-provide-easy-access-to-water-ice #moon #space #NASA #water #research]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/seti-institute-finds-lunar-lava-tubes-that-could-provide-easy-access-to-water-ice More than 94% of net new electricity capacity in the USA from renewables in 2017 [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/more-than-94-of-net-new-electricity-capacity-in-the-usa-from-renewables-in-2017 #solar #energy #hardware #solar panels #wind]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/more-than-94-of-net-new-electricity-capacity-in-the-usa-from-renewables-in-2017 Microsoft Wants to Diagnose Disease By Building Massive Database of the Human Immune System [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/microsoft-wants-to-diagnose-disease-by-building-massive-database-of-the-human-immune-system #Microsoft #software #AI #health #medicine #immune system]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/microsoft-wants-to-diagnose-disease-by-building-massive-database-of-the-human-immune-system Planetary Resources Arkyd-6 launched and deployed [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/planetary-resources-arkyd-6-launched-and-deployed-successfully #space #Planetary Resources #hardware #orbit #satellite]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/planetary-resources-arkyd-6-launched-and-deployed-successfully Citizen science bags five-planet haul [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/citizen-science-bags-five-planet-haul #astronomy #planet #research #space #exoplanet]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/citizen-science-bags-five-planet-haul US Venture Capital Investing Hits Highest Since Dot-Com Boom [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/us-venture-capital-investing-hits-highest-since-dot-com-boom #Venture Capital #startups #business #entrepreneurship]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/us-venture-capital-investing-hits-highest-since-dot-com-boom Bill Gates sees near term elimination of all infectious disease [Medicine] http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/bill-gates-sees-near-term-elimination-of-all-infectious-disease #health #medicine #research #infection]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/medicine/bill-gates-sees-near-term-elimination-of-all-infectious-disease South Korea prepares bill to ban cryptocurrency trading, raids local exchanges for alleged tax evasion [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/south-korea-prepares-bill-to-ban-cryptocurrency-trading-raids-local-exchanges-for-alleged-tax-evasion #bitcoin #blockchain #business #online]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/south-korea-prepares-bill-to-ban-cryptocurrency-trading-raids-local-exchanges-for-alleged-tax-evasion The Vive Pro VR headset's new OLED display is a huge improvement [Games] http://www.planettechnews.com/games/the-vive-pro-vr-headset-s-new-oled-display-is-a-huge-improvement #VIVE #Valve #Virtual Reality #hardware #VR]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/games/the-vive-pro-vr-headset-s-new-oled-display-is-a-huge-improvement Nissan unveils Brain to Car communication technology [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/nissan-unveils-brain-to-car-communication-technology-for-faster-controls #brain #car #Nissan #BCI #hardware #neuroscience]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/nissan-unveils-brain-to-car-communication-technology-for-faster-controls CES 2018: Kodak soars on KodakCoin and Bitcoin mining plans [Business] http://www.planettechnews.com/business/ces-2018-kodak-soars-on-kodakcoin-and-bitcoin-mining-plans #bitcoin #blockchain #business #online #Kodak]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/business/ces-2018-kodak-soars-on-kodakcoin-and-bitcoin-mining-plans Omron Healthcare shows off wearable blood pressure monitor for your wrist [Hardware] http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/omron-healthcare-shows-off-wearable-blood-pressure-monitor-for-your-wrist #blood pressure #health #device #medicine #gadget]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/hardware/omron-healthcare-shows-off-wearable-blood-pressure-monitor-for-your-wrist China is building a $2.1 billion Artificial Intelligence research park [Software] http://www.planettechnews.com/software/china-is-building-a-2-1-billion-ai-research-park #AI #software #China #Research machine learning]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/software/china-is-building-a-2-1-billion-ai-research-park SpaceX successfully launches top-secret Zuma spacecraft and lands booster [Science] http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spacex-successfully-launches-top-secret-zuma-spacecraft-and-lands-booster #space #SpaceX #rocket #hardware]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:23:32 +0000 http://www.planettechnews.com/science/spacex-successfully-launches-top-secret-zuma-spacecraft-and-lands-booster