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Cast your mind back to the internet in 2016. Do you have hazy memories of the Mannequin Challenge Well, the viral YouTube trend has now been used to train a...
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In a landmark move, San Francisco just became the first U.S. city to ban e cigarettes last night. The bill will go into effect 30 days after the mayor signs it...
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The latest round follows a $200 million Series D that arrived in late 2017, bringing the company’s total raise to $680 million. What exactly is the bay area based startup planning to...
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In the closing decades of the last century and the first decades of this one, the average cost of launching a kilogram into Earth orbit simply would not change. The...
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Over the years, many scientists have incorrectly claimed to have pulled off the feat – one that could give rise to room temperature superconductors and help scientists understand how planets like...
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NASA’s InSight Mars lander has been closely listening to the activity inside the core of the Red Planet. And something is stirring deep beneath the surface — earlier this year...
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On Monday, the city council of Sydney, Australia, unanimously voted to enter a state of emergency over the looming threat posed by climate change. The decision — which makes Sydney...
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A new Harvard University led study found that eating a “Western diet” – one packed with high fat and processed foods, such as pizza, chips, and red meat – as a teenager...
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Israeli startup Eviation Aircraft made a big splash at the Paris Air Show last week with a prototype of their $4 million commercial electric airliner, the Alice. The early success...
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The company, a subsidiary of  Downtown Music, a publishing and rights management firm that manages rights for artists such as John Lennon, One Direction and Santigold, now has 205, 000 artists...
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That’s key, MIT notes in a blog post , because black women are more than 42 percent more likely than white women to die from breast cancer, and one contributing...
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More than ten cell service companies from around the world were hit by targeted hacks that may have revealed customers’ personal information, call logs, and other private data. Cybereason found...
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Apple says that it will leverage a diverse set of news sources to provide this information, including ABC News, Axios, CNN, Fox News, NBC News, Politico, The Hill, The New...
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In a typical scenario, security researchers find vulnerabilities, the vendors disclose them and patch them. From there it’s up to individual companies to take care of downloading and installing the...
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SAN FRANCISCO – Machine learning is one of the best examples of exactly how resource intensive the numerous applications of artificial intelligence are. This sentiment is particularly true for supervised learning...
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StockX’s success rode the sneaker culture boom of the past half decade or so, as the startup first focused exclusively on acting as a resale source for shoes with high levels...
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MARYLAND – With the ongoing proliferation of smartphones and social media, it’s never been easier for consumers to evaluate which companies provide great experiences, and which ones don’t. To make...
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US forecasters have expressed concerns about 5G radio interference before, but now a group of scientific bodies has written to the Federal Communications Commission FCC over the issue. says the...
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First NASA launched a few nanosatellites as experiments. Then a private space company sent up 300. Soon every government and major corporation had its own satellite network, and nearly a...
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Fifty years after Neil Armstrong stepped onto the moon, it’s hard not to conclude that he got things backwards. The moon landing was a giant leap for a man—Armstrong’s life...