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Explainer: What is a blockchain? - MIT Technology Review

What is it?<p>A public1, permanent2, append-only3distributed4ledger5.<p>What’s that?<p>A mathematical structure for storing data in a way that is nearly …

Gluteal tendinopathy, is targeted loading or education the key? | RunningPhysio

By onJune 8, 2018 in Hip and Pelvis, Tendinopathy<p><b>Thanks to the hard work of some excellent research teams we’ve seen several key gluteal tendinopathy</b> …

Biomechanics

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Cancer: 'If exercise was a pill it would be prescribed to every patient'

Leading Australian researchers back world-first campaign for activity to be part of any treatment<p>• Sign up to receive the top stories in Australia every day at noon<p>Exercise should be prescribed to all cancer patients, and not to do so would be harmful, some of Australia’s leading experts on cancer …

Cancer

Education plus exercise versus corticosteroid injection use versus a wait and see approach on global outcome and pain from gluteal tendinopathy: prospective, single blinded, randomised clinical trial

AbstractObjectiveTo compare the effects of a programme of load management education plus exercise, corticosteroid injection use, and no treatment on …

What is Bitcoin and how does it work?

In 2017 and 2018, Bitcoin and various other forms of Cryptocurrency have taken off in a big way. But how does a product that doesn't actually exist …

Cryptocurrency

How to check your Mac for 32-bit apps before Apple kicks 'em to the curb

Apple has recently begun warning users about 32-big application compatibility. These applications are relics — although some are still in heavy use without a development team to support or update them — and will one day be phased out for the 64-bit versions most developers have been spitting out …

Here's More Secret Netflix Codes to Uncover Hidden Categories

An easier way to find the movies or TV shows you want to watch.<p>Searching for the content you want on Netflix isn’t all that easy due to the streaming …

TV shows

SolarHome 620

Including a six-watt solar panel, a wall-mounted control box, two hanging lights and more, BioLite's new SolarHome 620 set can help make almost any structure into a functional, off-grid home. Use it as a back-up source for power outages, in your van for road trips, or anywhere you might need lit up.

The Real Reason Bankers Are Afraid of Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency

A former high-flying JPMorgan trader turned cryptocurrency fund manager says banks “have absolutely failed to innovate in any way, shape, or form and …

Cryptocurrency

The Air Opus pop-up camper inflates in 90 seconds flat

The Air Opus Camper makes on-the-road living easy with an amazing self-inflating system that pops up in 90 seconds flat. Simply flick a switch and …

Here's where all the UK's major banks stand on buying bitcoin

Not only are big banks looking at the applications of bitcoin and the blockchain technology attached to it, so too are they worrying about the impact the volatility could have on their customers.<p>This is particularly true when it comes to people using credit cards to speculate on bitcoin.<p>Although …

Credit Cards

Ledger Addresses Man in the Middle Attack That Threatens Millions of Hardware Wallets

Security<p><b>Hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger, which sold over one million devices last year, has alerted its users to a major attack vector that’s</b> …

Bitcoin

6 New Cryptocurrencies That Should Be on Your Radar

New cryptocurrencies offer great opportunities, albeit with great risk, as they promise to revolutionize various aspects of the human experience.<p>Today, there are, of course, several major cryptocurrencies that are widely traded, as well less many less-well-known (a.k.a. alt-) cryptos that have been …

35 Amazing Real World Examples Of How Blockchain Is Changing Our World

It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.<p>Here is a list of 35 which I have come across. While some may fail to live up to their promises, …

Blockchain

​How to Unshrink a Sweater

It's happened to all of us: the incredulous dread when you see the smidge of fabric of your favorite wool sweater or the cashmere cardigan you got …

Knitting

Scenic tiny house village opens in the Midwest

With units for rent and purchase<p>When it comes to “tiny house hotels,” there are already a number of options around the country—from Getaway cabins in the Northeast to a handful of tiny home villages in Portland, Oregon, to even a couple of Airstream resorts in California. Now, a tiny home …

12 hidden tips and tricks every iPhone X owner needs to know

The iPhone X ushers in a new age of all display, notches, facial recognition, Animoji, and new gestures for controlling everything.<p>You may find …

Batteries

Recommended Reading: Trust your gut

<b>Is Your Gut Microbiome the Key to Health and Happiness?</b><br>Amy Fleming,<br>The Guardian<p>You've likely heard the phrase "trust your gut" at some point in your life, but the key to being healthy and happy could actually lie in all of those organisms in your digestive system. <i>The Guardian</i> lays out the case for …

Google's AI guru predicts humans and machines will merge within 20 years

Public perception of artificial intelligence technology, in 2017, seems to lie somewhere at the intersection of existential fear and cautious optimism. Yet there’s a growing movement of people who believe AI is crucial to the evolution of our species. These people aren’t outsiders or outliers — …

Is your gut microbiome the key to health and happiness?

Research suggests the vast ecosystem of organisms that lives in our digestive systems might be as complex and influential as our genes in everything from mental health to athleticism and obesity. But is ‘poop doping’ really the way ahead?<p>John Cryan was originally trained as a neuroscientist to …

PE #034 Advanced ACL Rehabilitation with Enda King

The advanced stages of ACL rehabilitation are enjoyable to progress your patients through, and at the same time challenging to find the right …

Webinars

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Doctors told to think twice before signing patients off work or ordering x-rays

Doctors should rethink classifying patients as unfit for work and instead consider how work could benefit their recovery, an expert body has recommended.<p>The proposal is among the latest recommendations released on Monday by NPS MedicineWise, an Australian-based organisation led by medical experts …

Apple’s Safari update secretly mines data to protect your privacy

Apple's newly launched macOS High Sierra may not be flashy on the outside, but there's plenty going on beneath the surface. Admittedly, some of its high-profile upgrades are easier to spot: Like Safari muting autoplaying videos by default. However, another modification to the browser could go …

iOS 11: How to improve iPhone battery life

Since iOS 11 has been available for over a week, many users are now running Apple’s latest mobile OS. While there are lots of great new features, one downside many users are experiencing is decreased battery life. Let’s take a look at the best ways to improve battery life on your iPhone.<p>In a recent</i> …

Batteries

How to upgrade to macOS High Sierra the right way

Apple’s latest update for the Mac finally arrived today in the form of macOS High Sierra, bringing a host of improvements to Mac users. While the update doesn’t contain a ton of outward-facing changes, it’s definitely worth taking the time to upgrade if you want your Mac to be faster and more …

A blinded, randomized, controlled trial assessing conservative management strategies for frozen shoulder. - PubMed

BACKGROUND:<p>There is little evidence for the optimal form of nonoperative treatment in the management of frozen shoulder. This study assesses the …

7 paint effects you have never thought to try (but definitely should!)

Proof that a splash of paint in all the right places can transform a room…<p>1. Grand illusions<p>Make a room feel bright and airy by creating a ‘false …

A Third of Dementia Cases Could Be Preventable, Says New Report

Dementia could seem inevitable as relatives age and begin to suffer from heartbreaking memory loss. Almost 50 million people lived with it in 2015, …