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Home Automation - How to Live Like the Jetsons

Home Automation – How to Live Like the Jetsons<p>Man of Many<p>in Living, Tech on<p>9<p>1<p>Debuting over 50 years ago, the Jetsons portrayed an idealized, …

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Ted Cruz and Barack Obama have more in common than you think

Ted Cruz doesn't get compared to President Obama all that often. But the senator's speech Monday at Liberty University announcing his 2016 presidential bid carried heavy echoes of the rhetoric and positioning that the current occupant of the White House used in the early days of his own national …

Results of largest ever genetics study of a single population could also help refine dates for major events during human evolution<p>Humans are evolving more rapidly than previously thought, according to the largest ever genetics study of a single population.<p>Scientists reached the conclusion after …

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The father of all humans lived 239,000 years ago

Huge Icelandic study provides insight into the genome of a nation<p>By sequencing the genomes of 2,636 Icelanders — the largest set ever obtained from a single population — researchers were able to identify that genetic mutations play a role in everything from Alzheimer’s disease to liver disease. The …

What “Being Healthy” Really Means and the Myths of Genetics and Exercise

The last three essays in this series were written in order to expose truths about health that have been ignored or forgotten. We talked about the …

Single drop test detects disease in 90 minutes - Futurity

A single-drop DNA test, which works like a pH test for swimming pools, quickly detects disease in people, livestock, and soil.

How College Basketball Fans Can Pledge Money To NCAA Tournament Athletes

Only 16 college basketball teams remain in the 2015 NCAA Tournament and 8 of them will hit the court tonight to participate in Sweet 16 games that will determine half of the field of the Elite 8. The players at the North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Wisconsin, Arizona and others are focused on helping …

NCAA Schools Can Absolutely Afford To Pay College Athletes, Economists Say

A growing chorus of critics are calling for the National Collegiate Athletic Association to pay student-athletes. Just this month, a coalition of professors banded together in support of labor rights for men’s football and basketball players. And just this week, former NCAA basketball stars Ed …

Opinion: The 10 highest-paid coaches in college basketball

If colleges aren’t going to pay their basketball players, they and their deep-pocketed boosters may as well aim fire hoses of cash at their head …

West Virginia player who guaranteed victory over Kentucky tried to hide in bathroom

When you say something silly like "36-1," you have to face the music.<p>West Virginia's Daxter Miles Jr. told media before West Virginia's Sweet 16 game against undefeated Kentucky that the Wildcats would be 36-1 after playing them. As it turned out, it was 36 and won.<p>Kentucky utterly demolished West …

FwdHealth Tracks And Reports Your Health To Employers In An Effort To Cut Insurance Costs

There’s no doubt that the cost of healthcare in the U.S. is a hot topic of debate, but a new startup called FwdHealth is looking to join the conversation. The idea is pretty simple.<p>FwdHealth is an app that links up with all of your existing fitness and wellness apps (for now that includes …

Apple confirms Apple Store iPhone trade-in program has launched today

In line with our reports from earlier this week, Apple has announced that its Apple Store iPhone trade-in-program has launched today. The confirmation comes by way of comment to CNBC.<p>The trade-in-program is officially called the “iPhone Reuse and Recycling Program” and it is available in Apple …

Don't Call It A Mind-Meld: Human Brains Connect Via Internet

In what they call "direct brain-to-brain communication in humans," researchers in Washington state say they've successfully passed signals from one mind to another via the Internet, without using surgical implants. In their test, two people collaborated on a task while sitting in different …

How to Build out Your Startup's Operations in Asia

<i>Thomas Clayton has started and run numerous high-tech startups in Silicon Valley. He is currently CEO of Bubbly, a social media startup backed by Sequoia Capital, SingTel Innov8, and JAFCO. The company is one of the largest VC–backed startups in Southeast Asia, having raised over $60 million in</i> …

Ready for smartphones with a next-generation chip? They’re right around the corner

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Next week in Berlin there are sure to be some new smartphone announcements. It’s the annual IFA show there, along with some …

Heads up, ebook buyers: Here’s how much you’re likely to get in the Apple ebook settlement

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / zimmytws<p>All five publishers who were accused of conspiring with Apple(s aapl) to set ebook prices at …

Here’s How the Oculus Rift Will Work on Mobile

Oculus Rift, the much-hyped virtual reality gaming console interface that debuted at E3 2012, is still seemingly some time off from a consumer …

Gogobot, The Travel Site Where Friends And Experts Plan Your Vacation, Is Growing Really Fast

It now has 3.7 million registered users and has become the fastest growing travel site on the web, according to data from Comscore and eMarketeer shared with us by cofounder and CEO Travis Katz.<p>In the summer-travel month of July, Gogobot was a more popular website than AirBnB, Bing Travel or …

Drivewise.ly raises $1.3M to score your driving with smartphones

Drivewisel.y can tell you how good of a driver you are.<p>The startup has raised $1.3 million for its mobile app that collects data on your driving habits. Every time you take a trip, Drivewise.ly uses smartphone sensors to learn gather information about speed, distance, acceleration, and so on. The …

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Sony’s Smartshot QX ‘smart lens’ will have a white and champagne color option, just in case

We’ve previously covered the recent rumors of the 20 Megapixel Sony Wifi ‘smart lens’ which will attach to Android and iOS smartphones and connect to the phone via Wifi. Theoretically, you’ll be able to take much better pictures with the bigger CMOS sensor and Zeiss glass.<p>But is that black lens …

The One Reason Every Blogger Should Use Google+

Once again this week I was asked by a colleague why they should care about Google+. This is a person who regularly publishes content, already has a full plate and wanted to be convinced why she should take up another social network. A scenario that’s all too familiar with many people I come in …

Blocking TV ads: The new Whack-a-Mole?

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Target's Ticket video on-demand service launching soon

If you can't get enough digital video storefronts, there's one more on the way -- Target's Ticket service. The video on-demand service has been in closed beta for awhile now, and, according to <i>TechCrunch</i>, employees have been told that it will be launching to the public soon. Prices vary by program, …

Parallels Launches Desktop 9: Faster, Stronger, And Packed With New Features!

- Aug 30, 2013<p>Following yesterday’s launch of the new Parallels Access program, which allows you to run desktop apps on your iPad almost as well as …

Microsoft Says Xbox One Is Worth $100 More Than PS4

<i>It’s only a Benjamin.</i><p>The pre-next-gen console wars are all fiery and hot even before product release.<p>Fans and corporations alike continue to throw punches, defending their system and attacking the other.<p>One of the major remaining differences between the next consoles on offer from Microsoft (MSFT) …

Who’s your new mobile carrier? How ’bout Wi-Fi?

Advertisement<p>56 Comments<p>Credit: (c) 2012 Pinar Ozger, pinar@pinarozger.com<p>Almost two years ago Republic Wireless launched with a crazy plan to offer …

What Google And Uber Have In Store For The Future

Last week, I published a piece of speculative fiction about how I saw Google and Uber evolving as companies and taking advantage of new technology 10 years from now. That “Dispatch From The Future” got quite a lot of attention, in part because more than a few people got very excited about the …

This is Samsung’s Galaxy Gear smartwatch: A blocky health tracker with a camera

<i>Editor’s Note Sept. 4: Samsung announced the Galaxy Gear Smartwatch as expected. We’ve got all the details on the Galaxy Gear smartwatch right here on VentureBeat.</i><p>Samsung is set to reveal its Galaxy Gear smartwatch next Wednesday, Sept. 4, in Berlin. But this weekend, we got a first look at the …