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CDC renews JBS beef warning; 100 more sick as outbreak expands to 25 states

CDC RENEWS JBS BEEF WARNING; 100 MORE SICK AS OUTBREAK EXPANDS TO 25 STATES

The only good thing that can be said about the multi-state Salmonella Newport outbreak is that so far, no one has died. The federal...

Walmart and Target embrace in-store mobile checkout for the holidays

WALMART AND TARGET EMBRACE IN-STORE MOBILE CHECKOUT FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Two of the U.S.'s largest brick-and-mortar retailers, Walmart and Target, are launching new mobile checkout systems in their stores...

 
 
 
Insignia introduces new HomeKit-enabled Smart Garage Door Controller, currently priced at $45

INSIGNIA INTRODUCES NEW HOMEKIT-ENABLED SMART GARAGE DOOR CONTROLLER, CURRENTLY PRICED AT $45

HomeKit garage door systems have been hard to come by thus far, with the exception of one offering from Chamberlain. This month, however,...

IAmScience Sarah Unruh

IAMSCIENCE SARAH UNRUH

By Erica Overfelt | Bond LSC Orchids are just weird. No, like really weird, even bizarre. But sixth-year biological sciences Ph.D....

 
 
 
At ASHG 2018, Workshop Speakers Discuss SMRT Sequencing Applications for Human Disease

AT ASHG 2018, WORKSHOP SPEAKERS DISCUSS SMRT SEQUENCING APPLICATIONS FOR HUMAN DISEASE

Last month's annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics in San Diego was a terrific reminder of how much progress is...

Pokemon Go Sinnoh Stone: how to get the Sinnoh Stone to evolve into new gen 4 evolutions

POKEMON GO SINNOH STONE: HOW TO GET THE SINNOH STONE TO EVOLVE INTO NEW GEN 4 EVOLUTIONS

For the most part Pokemon Go keeps the same requirements and systems as found in other Pokemon games, but every now and then it mixes...

 
 
 
Scientists find huge meteor crater under Greenland's ice

SCIENTISTS FIND HUGE METEOR CRATER UNDER GREENLAND'S ICE

The crater is about 300 meters deep and 31 kilometers wide, and is the first to be found under any of our planet's ice sheets, according...

Google: Android Pie will hit more devices by the end of 2018 than Oreo in 2017, thanks to Project Treble

GOOGLE: ANDROID PIE WILL HIT MORE DEVICES BY THE END OF 2018 THAN OREO IN 2017, THANKS TO PROJECT TREBLE

With major system upgrades landing each year, it feels as though most devices are farther behind than they've ever been. Despite the...

 
 
 
Mastermind portable cold coffee brewer

MASTERMIND PORTABLE COLD COFFEE BREWER

Coffee drinkers may be interested in a new portable cold coffee brewing system designed by Mastermind to “re-engineer your morning...

Simple, Scalable Wireless System Uses the RFID Tags on Billions of Products to Sense Contamination

SIMPLE, SCALABLE WIRELESS SYSTEM USES THE RFID TAGS ON BILLIONS OF PRODUCTS TO SENSE CONTAMINATION

NewsMIT Media Lab researchers have developed a wireless system that leverages the cheap RFID tags already on hundreds of billions of...

 
 
 
Assassin's Creed Odyssey Visual Customization Brings Transmog to Loot System

ASSASSIN'S CREED ODYSSEY VISUAL CUSTOMIZATION BRINGS TRANSMOG TO LOOT SYSTEM

As revealed in its November update plans , Assassin's Creed Odyssey will be receiving a Visual Customization feature. Probably better...

New Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ mini PC launches

NEW RASPBERRY PI 3 MODEL A+ MINI PC LAUNCHES

The Raspberry Pi Foundation official manufacturers and designers of the awesome range of Raspberry Pi mini PC systems have today announced...

 
 
 
Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with light theme, improvements to snipping and printing

MICROSOFT RELEASES NEW WINDOWS 10 PREVIEW WITH LIGHT THEME, IMPROVEMENTS TO SNIPPING AND PRINTING

Microsoft's Windows 10 build 18282 : a light theme and improvements to snipping, printing, Windows Update, brightness, and Narrator.

An Interview with Leslie Vosshall: Buzzing About the New Mosquito Reference Genome

AN INTERVIEW WITH LESLIE VOSSHALL: BUZZING ABOUT THE NEW MOSQUITO REFERENCE GENOME

Photo courtesy of Ben Matthews The new reference genome for Aedes aegypti , just published in Nature , famously got its start through...

 
 
 
Abzû Coming to Switch

ABZÛ COMING TO SWITCH

At this point in the system's life cycle, one would almost be hard pressed to find a critically-acclaimed indie game that isn't in...

Opportunities in Hip-Hop, R&B & Gospel Take Center Stage at the 2018 Billboard Live Music Summit

OPPORTUNITIES IN HIP-HOP, R&B & GOSPEL TAKE CENTER STAGE AT THE 2018 BILLBOARD LIVE MUSIC SUMMIT

"The biggest investment is in people," said Red Light Management senior executive Jonathan Azu, at the top of the appropriately-titled...

 
 
 
Media Advisory: Lecture to explore health care transformation through the VA's patient-centered model

MEDIA ADVISORY: LECTURE TO EXPLORE HEALTH CARE TRANSFORMATION THROUGH THE VA'S PATIENT-CENTERED MODEL

What: Tracy W. Gaudet, M.D., inaugural executive director, Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation, Veterans Health...

 
 
 
IIHS: Automatic emergency braking reduces crashes in GM vehicles

IIHS: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING REDUCES CRASHES IN GM VEHICLES

Sometimes technology is a good thing. New research presented by the IIHS Tuesday shows automatic emergency braking systems helped reduce...

Nearly 50,000 women are 'at risk of cervical cancer' because of an NHS system error

NEARLY 50,000 WOMEN ARE 'AT RISK OF CERVICAL CANCER' BECAUSE OF AN NHS SYSTEM ERROR

A blunder by the company Capita, which failed to send letters to thousands of women inviting them to cervical screening appointments,...