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Snapdragon 865 Leaked Benchmarks Sink Galaxy Note 10
Samsung's Galaxy Note 10 has arrived and there's a lot to like, but new information suggests that if you do upgrade you might be missing out on something…
Aug 13, 2019 23:30 UTC Gadgets Read More

Bacteria Has Metabolism 1 Million Times Slower, Eats Centuries-Old Food
Bacteria in the subsurface live extremely slow lives. With a metabolism 1 million times slower than lab-grown bacteria, the subsurface bacteria eat resources that…
Aug 13, 2019 23:28 UTC Health Read More

Inmates at Holman prison being treated for scabies
Twenty-six inmates at Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore are receiving treatment for a condition that is possibly scabies, the Alabama Department of…
Aug 13, 2019 23:18 UTC Health Read More

Google’s new password security upgrade might work best on the Pixel 4
Google has a brand new security feature that every Android user out there should be using, as long as they operate devices with built-in fingerprint sensors…
Aug 13, 2019 23:05 UTC Technology Read More

Horry County Schools providing more mental health counselors this school year
Amid a growing concern for students' mental health, Horry County Schools is providing more mental health resources.
Aug 13, 2019 23:02 UTC Mental-Health Read More

TransLink expands AI planning to improve bus route estimates Urbanized
TransLink has announced that following a successful pilot program it will be expanding its artificial intelligence program to improve bus departure estimates.
Aug 13, 2019 23:02 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

Meet OpenSpace, The Construction Tech Startup That Just Raised $14M From WeWork and Others
OpenSpace, an imaging and AI-driven platform providing 360-degree visibility for construction sites, has raised $14 million in a Series A round led by Lux…
Aug 13, 2019 22:58 UTC Entrepreneurship Read More

Auditor Is Reviewing the Pentagon’s $10 Billion Cloud Computing Contract Process for Potential Misconduct
The Pentagon's independent auditor is conducting a broad review of the handling of a cloud computing project potentially worth $10 billion, officials said…
Aug 13, 2019 22:51 UTC Computing Read More

Google details AI work behind Project Euphonia’s more inclusive speech recognition
As part of new efforts towards accessibility, Google announced Project Euphonia at I/O in May: An attempt to make speech recognition capable of understanding…
Aug 13, 2019 22:48 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

Are you taking your vitamins and health supplements correctly? And do they really work?
Nutrition experts tell CNA Lifestyle why multivitamins aren't always your best bet – and which common notions about health supplements are actually false.
Aug 13, 2019 22:31 UTC Nutrition Read More

3 Dividend Stocks That Are Perfect for Retirement Smart Change: Personal Finance
Even retirees will likely need to own stocks as part of their investments. These three dividend payers are good candidates.
Aug 13, 2019 22:15 UTC Personal-Finance Read More

Microsoft Warning Impacts 800M Windows 10 Computers
Microsoft has warned users of 'critical' new vulnerabilities across all versions of Windows which have the potential to spread worldwide...
Aug 13, 2019 22:07 UTC Computing Read More

Would you rent out your living room for a few hours? This startup is counting on it
Recharge, a startup that tried convincing hotels to let its customers rent their rooms by the hour and even minute, has revamped and rebranded. Now Globe, the…
Aug 13, 2019 21:52 UTC Entrepreneurship Read More

Iodine might be the reason you're not losing weight
When you're trying to lose weight, there are some things that are non-negotiable. You have to keep an eye on your calories and take in less food than you burn…
Aug 13, 2019 21:48 UTC Nutrition Read More

Worker at Washington, Mo. Bob Evans diagnosed with Hepatitis A; mass vaccination planned
WASHINGTON, Mo. - A food handler at a Washington Bob Evans restaurant was recently diagnosed with Hepatitis A, prompting the Franklin County Health…
Aug 13, 2019 21:40 UTC Health Read More

Teen vaping tied to marijuana use
Overall, young people who used e-cigarettes were 3.5 times more likely to use marijuana, the analysis found. Teen vapers were most at risk for marijuana use.
Aug 13, 2019 21:33 UTC Health Read More

Nutritionist reveals how to avoid the ‘dangerous’ snacks you don’t need and lose weight
WOMEN are eating “two biscuits too much each day” and must lose weight to curb their risk of cancer, experts say. There are 166 calories in two milk chocolate…
Aug 13, 2019 21:29 UTC Nutrition Read More

Neuralink guide: How wearables will play their part in Elon Musk's brain tech
Elon Musk has bold plans for the future. He's already working on sending humans to Mars with SpaceX and planning on building extensive tunnels under Los…
Aug 13, 2019 21:06 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

Mercury Levels in Fish Are Rising: Here's What You Need to Know
Researchers say climate change and overfishing are among the causes for the rise in mercury levels. However, you shouldn't give up entirely on eating fish.
Aug 13, 2019 21:05 UTC Nutrition Read More

Rabbit in Sheridan County tests positive for tularemia
BISMARCK — A wild rabbit in central North Dakota's Sheridan County has tested positive for tularemia, also called "rabbit fever," the North Dakota Department…
Aug 13, 2019 20:59 UTC Health Read More

Oregon DMV Computer System Back Up After Issues Halted Knowledge Tests
UPDATE (1:37 p.m. PT) – Oregon DMV officials say their computer system is again allowing them to administer knowledge tests for driver's licenses and permits.
Aug 13, 2019 20:48 UTC Computing Read More

Dextre completes RRM3 tasks to test robotic refueling of spacecraft
Canada's star space robot Dextre has completed tasks aimed at finding solutions to enable the robotic refueling of spacecraft. Robotic Refueling Mission 3…
Aug 13, 2019 20:43 UTC Science Read More

Video: Designing great room-scale VR interactions the Vacation Simulator way
In this 2019 GDC talk, Owlchemy Labs' Devin Reimer and Andrew Eiche share stories of success and failure from the development of Vacation Simulator.
Aug 13, 2019 20:33 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

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