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Google sees alleged child porn in man's email, alerts police

Does Google have the right to tip off police if it sees that you have allegedly illegal content in your email?<p>This question will concern some after news emerged that a Houston man, John Henry Skillern, was arrested by police for possession of child pornography.<p>Police told KHOU-TV that Google has …

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Dolphin-Squeak-To-English Translator Works In Real Time

You had me at "seaweed."<p>For the first time ever, a device has enabled people to translate a dolphin whistle in real time. The dolphin's first word was "sargassum," a type of seaweed.<p>"I was like whoa! We have a match. I was stunned," researcher Denise Herzing told New Scientist. At the time, in …

Nepali Mothers Suffer From Fallen Wombs

It wasn't until I actually met rural Nepali women that I understood just how difficult life often is for mothers in that country. Not only are they expected to do all of the housework and most of the farming, they're expected to do it all while pregnant -- and to start their work again sometimes …

$1,000 Sovaldi now hepatitis treatment of choice

WASHINGTON (AP) — The price is sky-high, but so is demand. A new $1,000-per-pill drug has become the treatment of choice for Americans with hepatitis …

Sunrise Raises $6 Million From Balderton And Others To Build The Perfect Calendar

A year and a half after launching its first calendar app, Sunrise is raising a $6 million Series A round from Balderton Capital and existing investors — Bernard Liautaud is joining the board. The company had previously raised $2.2 million. Sunrise is also launching a platform preview for …

Google wants to turn NYC’s archaic pay-phone kiosks into useful Wi-Fi hotspots

Google has expressed an interest in turning New York City’s public pay-phone kiosks into free Wi-Fi hotspots, it emerged Monday, with the Web giant …

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Google could face criminal proceedings in Italy if it doesn’t clean up its act on privacy

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Flickr / davekellam<p>Google(s goog) could face criminal proceedings, as well as a €1 million ($1.35 million) fine, in …

AIDS pandemic may be reversed despite lack of cure

With widespread numbers of HIV patients in treatment, researchers and advocates are talking at this week's International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, about finally reversing the pandemic.<p>"At this point, even without a vaccine and a cure, we have the tools," said Anthony Fauci, an …

The link between weed and schizophrenia is way more complicated than we thought

Study finds genetic overlap between cannabis use and schizophrenia<p>The association between marijuana and schizophrenia is historically fraught. In the 1960s and 1970s, scientists thought that smoking weed couldtrigger psychosis in just about anyone. Today, these findings are more nuanced, but …

Your science questions answered

Q What happens to the billions of atoms in our body when we die? asks Victor Correa<p>A Put frankly, they end up all over the place. Once you die, the process/es of decomposition begin in which the vast array of molecules that make up your body, from fats to DNA, are broken down and their atoms …

This Is the Brain Circuit That Makes You Shy

What do you do when you want to study something as complicated as what happens deep in the brain when two strangers meet? You develop a completely …