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Turning Back the Aging Clock

News Writer: Lori Dajose Mitochondrial DNA is the small circular chromosome found inside mitochondria. The mitochondria are organelles found in cells …

Can I replace my laptop with a tablet?

And which one should I pick?<p>Advancements in everyday tech have allowed us to replace many things in our lives. Laptop and desktop computers helped some go paper- and pen-less. Touchscreen tablet computers only furthered the transition.<p>As companies make more powerful tablet devices, the iPads and …

Seven Ways to Save When Buying A Computer

For many people, computers are a fairly major purchase. They are like most consumer appliances and we expect them to last for several years at least. …

Personal Finance

Updated: Drilling of dinosaur-killing impact crater explains buried circular hills

<b>UPDATE:</b> Today, scientists published their first results from a drilling expedition into Chicxulub crater, the buried remnants of an asteroid impact …

2016 2-in-1 Comparison Guide

For the sake of this comparison, we are including some devices that are essentially tablets with extra functionality, and others that are laptops …

IPad Pro

8 Courses (78+ Hours) to Get a Quality Tech Education---From Coding to Design--without Paying Exorbitant Tuition

<b>From 0 to 1: C Programming - Drill Deep</b><p>Dive into This Foundational Language to Build a Solid Programming Skill Set<p>Consider C the programming …

Databases

Can your own immune system kill cancer?

<b>(CNN) —</b> There was another big win in the advancement of immunotherapy treatments for cancer this week.<p>The Food and Drug Administration approved an immunotherapy drug called Keytruda, which stimulates the body's immune system, for the first-line treatment of patients with metastatic non-small-cell …

Immunotherapy

How to Track Your Kids Without Freaking Them Out

There’s a growing amount of tech out there, from apps to wearables, designed to help you keep tabs on your children: where they are, what they’re up …

Mobile Devices

Flexible and Colorful Electronic Paper Promises a New Look for E-books

Plasmonic nanostructures and electrochromic polymers combine to create a display medium that consumes one-tenth of the energy consumed by today's …

Solar Panels

Using a simple SQLite database in your Android app

I recently published a tutorial describing the different available methods to store data locally in an Android app. However, due to article length constraints, I could not adequately cover creating and using an SQLite database for data persistence. In this tutorial, I delve into how to use an …

Codeine not safe for kids, doctors warn | Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Codeine isn’t safe for children and shouldn’t be used to ease pain or relieve coughs, a leading U.S. pediatricians group warns.<p>Codeine has been prescribed for decades for both purposes, despite mounting evidence that it doesn’t always work and sometimes causes serious or …

Do trees have feelings too? One expert says they do

When I began my career as a forester in western Germany’s Eifel mountains, I knew as much about the hidden life of trees as a butcher knows about the emotional life of animals. The forestry industry produces lumber; it fells trees and then plants new seedlings. If you read the professional …

How Do Airplanes Survive Lightning?

There are few things more alarming for an airplane passenger than to look out the window and see a lightning storm. After all, you’re flying in a …

How To Install Multiple Bootable Operating Systems On One USB

How To Install Multiple Bootable Operating Systems On One USB<p>en_US<p>article<p>Learn how to make a Multiboot USB with Windows OS pre-loaded. To know how …

This Common Phone Habit is Dramatically Increasing Your Risk of Cancer and Toxic Radiation

Cell phones have been proven to affect the human body in a hurtful manner, and this was finally confirmed on May 31, 2011.<p>The World Health …

Graphene breakthrough is big news for future of semiconductors

The supermaterial graphene has been receiving quite a bit of attention over the past few years. The latest breakthrough comes in the form of a method …

Nanotech

We. Think. Everyday.

by | | Internet<p>GoDaddy.com is an Internet hosting company and domain registrar. Founded by Bob Parsons in 1997 and headquartered in Scotsdale, …

Web Hosting

Breakthrough solar cell captures CO2 and sunlight, produces hydrogen

<b>Bill Burton, UIC News Center</b> -- Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have engineered a potentially game-changing solar cell that …

There’s a hidden menu in Android that lets you unlock experimental features — here’s how to use it

But you might not know that Google itself keeps a few settings tucked away in a hidden menu called the System UI Tuner.<p>It's not available on <i>every</i> device — you'll have less luck if yours has a heavy UI skin — but it's worth checking out to see which features might be coming to future Android …

Neuroscience Reveals The Easy Ritual That Will Make You Happy

You drastically underestimate the power of touch. Actually, I’m wrong…The research says we’re really big on touching — our phones, that is. People …

Science has determined how many friends you really need

How many friends do you have?<p>Ok got that number? Now get ready to downsize your crew.<p>According to new research, you only need five friends in your life. British psychologist, Robin Dunbarm breaks down our friendships into layers.<p>The top layer consists of a spouse or best friend that you interact …

AOL

‘Our solar system just got weirder’: Bizarre new planet with offbeat orbit stumps scientists

Niku, named after Chinese word for ‘Rebel’, has a diameter of just 200km (120 miles), is 160,000-times smaller than Neptune and behaves like no other …

Acer Switch Alpha 12

Home > Windows Tablet Reviews - > 2-in-2 Laptop Reviews > Acer Switch Alpha 12<p>Editor's rating (1-5):<p>What's Hot: Low price, Intel Core i5 and i7 …

Gear & Gadgets

Masdar Institute tests new tech that uses sand to store solar heat

When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. When it hands you an abundance of dry, grainy sand, it’s a good idea to make the most of that as well. …

Clean Energy

A visual introduction to machine learning

In machine learning, computers apply <b>statistical learning</b> techniques to automatically identify patterns in data. These techniques can be used to make …

Machine Learning

Making a solar energy conversion breakthrough with help from a ferroelectrics pioneer

When Fridkin and his colleagues at the Institute of Crystallography in Moscow observed an unusually high photovoltage while studying the …

13 Foods That Aren't What You think They Are

There's nothing like a fresh bowl of pasta topped with wood shavings, emitting the mouthwatering aroma of petroleum product, and paired with warm, …

Mental Clarity During Near-Death Experiences Suggests Mind Exists Apart From Brain: Study

If the mind is just a function of the brain, it stands to reason that the worse the brain is injured, the worse the mind would function. While this …