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CRISPR Skin Grafts Could Replace Insulin Shots For Diabetes

Another first for gene editing.<p>The potential of the gene editing tool CRISPR just seems to keep growing and growing, and the latest experimental use …

Polish government brings forward plans to assert control over judges

Debate on proposals to give government power to appoint and dismiss judges moved forward at short notice in wake of protests<p>The Polish government has brought forward its attempts to assert political control over the country’s judicial system, after thousands of Poles took to the streets in cities …

Tesla's very first Model 3 could roll off the line today — here's what you need to know

Tesla is expecting to have a very big day.<p>The very first Model 3 is expected to roll off the assembly line. It will mark the start of production for Tesla's first mass-market car.<p>There will be handover party for the very first 30 Model 3 customers on July 28. Tesla will then ramp up production to …

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Google is Closer Than Ever to a Quantum Computer Breakthrough

Google’s 49 Qubit Chip<p>Google is maintaining its edge in the world of quantum computing. Its 20-qubit processor is currently undergoing tests, and the …

Want to Lose Weight? Don't Use These 7 Fitness Watches to Track the Calories You Burn

Wearable fitness trackers do a great job measuring heart rate, but a terrible job measuring energy expended.<p>Millions of people rely on wearable fitness trackers -- FitBits, Apple Watches, Microsoft Bands, PulseOn, etc. -- to measure their heart rate and track the calories they burn.<p>In one way …

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Physicists have created an “impossible” state of matter that could power quantum computers

The laws of physics are supposed to be symmetrical in time and space. That means a ball thrown at a certain speed and in a certain direction would always go the same distance, no matter when you throw or where on Earth you throw it (assuming no other factors, like weather, came into play).<p>There …

Amazon just made its first delivery by drone — here's the video

Amazon just made its first customer drone delivery as part of its "Amazon Prime Air" program, according to a tweet by CEO Jeff Bezos.<p>In a video of the delivery released by Amazon, a drone delivers an Amazon Fire TV and "Propercorn Sweet and Salty Popcorn" to Richard B. of Cambridgeshire, …

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Microsoft And LinkedIn Officially Tie The Knot And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?<p><b>1 – Microsoft and LinkedIn are officially married.</b><p>The tech giant completed its roughly $26 billion acquisition of the social media company this week. (Source: Wall Street Journal)<p><b>Why</b> …

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Drug reverses one baldness type; is male pattern next?

<b>(CNN) —</b> In his mid 40s, Mike Thomas went bald. Not a "little bald spot in the back" kind of bald or "receding hairline" kind of bald, but almost totally and completely bald. He was diagnosed with alopecia areata, an autoimmune disease, and he was devastated.<p>He looked, by his own description, like a …

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