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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

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

Motorola One Zoom quad-camera smartphone coming soon for $450 or so (leaks)
Motorola phone leaks appear to be dropping like flies these days. One of the more interesting smartphones the company has in the works is an upper mid-range…
Aug 13, 2019 23:15 UTC Gadgets Read More

Food dyes in snacks: Healthy or toxic?
Brightly coloured snacks which include various food dyes could be harming your children more than helping them, some health experts have warned. Health…
Aug 13, 2019 23:11 UTC Nutrition 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

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

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

New HTTP/2 Flaws Expose Unpatched Web Servers to DoS Attacks
Multiple implementations of the HTTP/2 protocol are vulnerable to attacks that could consume sufficient resources to cause a denial-of-*service* (DoS) condition…
Aug 13, 2019 21:52 UTC Computing Read More

U.S. Stocks Tumble as Economic Worries Mount: Markets Wrap
U.S. stocks suffered one of the deepest sell-offs of the year and Treasuries surged as mounting signs of a global economic slowdown stoked fears of an…
Aug 13, 2019 21:44 UTC Markets 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

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

NASA Robots Compete Underground in DARPA Challenge
Whether they fly, roll or do both, these machines could be the future of exploring beneath the surface of other worlds.
Aug 13, 2019 20:53 UTC Science Read More

What to Buy at Costco Best Costco Buys for Runners
Shopping at Costco can be both a wonderful and overwhelming experience, thanks to thousands of great, low-cost products, and free samples at this…
Aug 13, 2019 20:50 UTC Nutrition 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

Residency Bullying: Trainer on Trainee Harassment Common
Bullies sometimes wear white coats, and they may be in charge of educating the next generation of doctors. In a survey administered to a national cohort of…
Aug 13, 2019 20:40 UTC Health 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

The Keto Diet May Help Halt The Growth Of Certain Cancers, Finds Study
A new study lends more credibility to the theory that a low-carb ketogenic diet may help fight the spread of cancer. Here's what you need to know.
Aug 13, 2019 20:14 UTC Nutrition Read More

Idaho’s hepatitis outbreak hits the Frontier Club, Red Robin
The growing hepatitis A outbreak in Idaho hit two more restaurants. Food workers at Frontier Club in Meridian and Red Robin on Parkcenter in Boise were…
Aug 13, 2019 20:12 UTC Health Read More

‘Baby’ planet two to three times the size of Jupiter discovered
It may be an infant, but that doesn't mean it's small. Researchers have discovered a new 'baby' planet, at least twice the size of Jupiter, carving a path through a…
Aug 13, 2019 20:08 UTC Science Read More

People spend $3,300 a year on snacks—here’s how to keep it under $10 per week, according to dietitians
There's a reason I don't budget like a responsible #adult: I simply can't come to terms with how much dough I spend trying out new fitness classes, scouring the…
Aug 13, 2019 20:06 UTC Nutrition Read More

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