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Biotech Company Plans To Use CRISPR On People In Next Two Years

To treat a rare form of congenital eye disorder<p>Genome editing company Editas Medicine plans to use CRISPR to treat an inherited eye disease, the company’s president announced this week at the EmTech conference in Cambridge, Massachusetts, as MIT Tech Review reports. In a bid to be the first of at …

Chemsex: the alarming new trend of 72 hour drug-fuelled sex sessions

NHS staff have warned of the growing rise of 'chemsex' where people embark on dangerous drug-fuelled sex sessions with an average of five partners<p>An alarming new craze for lengthy drug-fuelled sex sessions, which can last for days a time, could lead to a rise in HIV and hepatitis, health officials …

Samsung's absurdly large Galaxy View tablet is official

After being teased and leaked multiple times over the past few weeks, Samsung today officially revealed its supersized 18.4-inch tablet, the Galaxy View. As you might expect, the company's pegging this as the perfect device for people who consume heavy amounts of media -- you know, through Netflix, …

Turkish police raid media company tied to US-based cleric

ISTANBUL (AP) — Istanbul police used tear gas in a dawn raid Wednesday on the headquarters of a major media company linked to a government critic, …

Media Industry

TV station owners may get a windfall from selling broadcast airwaves

Your favorite local TV station may be worth a lot more if it goes off the air.<p>The owners of broadcast TV outlets across the country learned Friday how much the Federal Communications Commission could offer for the portion of radio frequency spectrum they use to transmit broadcast signals. The …

Judge: Texas can deny birth certificates for U.S.-born children of some immigrants

A federal judge ruled Friday that Texas officials can continue to deny U.S. birth certificates to the children of immigrants who cannot supply required identification because they entered the country illegally.<p>Though children born in the United States are entitled by law to U.S. citizenship …