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How to move your iPhone or iPad backups to an external hard drive

If you have iOS backups taking space on your internal drive, you can relocate them to an external hard drive to clear out some space.<p>If you do now, …

iOS

Internet-enable your microcontroller projects for under $6 with ESP8266

To get started with IoT (the Internet of Things), your device needs, well, an Internet connection. Base Arduino microcontrollers don't have Internet …

Arduino

Need a doctor? Just talk to Alexa and its new HealthTap integration

Why it matters to you<p>If you're feeling a cold coming on, you might not want to leave the house to talk to a doctor. Luckily, Alexa has you covered -- …

Amazon Echo

Arduino CNC Zen Garden Table Created (video)

Instructables user MakrToolbox has created a very unique CNC inspired Zen Garden that allows you to draw shapes in the sand for meditation and …

Arduino

1-Day Project: Arduino and nRF24L01+ Data Transceiver

arduino-info - Nrf24L01-2.4GHz-HowTo

RF24L01 2.4GHz Radio/Wireless Transceivers How-To<p>PROBLEMS getting nRF24L01 Working: CLICK HERE<p>Example sketches:<p>Having two or more Arduinos be able to …

Amazon Echo: Now Alexa can check your Microsoft Outlook calendar, and voice calls could be coming soon

Outlook can be set as the default calendar for Alexa-powered devices, while rumours suggest that support for voice calls could be on the way.<p>Users of …

Amazon Echo

Cram a Raspberry Zero and Screen Into an Altoids Tin for a Portable Micro Computer

It’s been awhile since we’ve seen a good Altoids tin project, but over on Hackmypi, they’ve got a guide from stuffing the $5 Raspberry Pi Zero and a …

Cool Stuff

International Angelman Day

International Angelman Day is a day to advance awareness and understanding of Angelman syndrome and those affected by AS. With nearly 50 percent of …

Research

Penn Orphan Disease Center Partners with Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics on Gene Therapy Research

Penn Medicine's Orphan Disease Center (ODC) announces a new partnership with FAST (Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics) to study gene …

Ganaxolone Reduces Seizures and Improves Behaviors in Angelman Syndrome Preclinical Model

<b>Data Published in Neuropharmacology</b><p>RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MRNS), a biopharmaceutical …

Ovid Therapeutics and NeuroPointDX Announce Collaboration to Identify Biomarkers for Angelman Syndrome

NEW YORK and MADISON, Wis., Feb. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ovid Therapeutics, a privately held biopharmaceutical company committed to developing …

Things I wish I'd known about having a child with special needs

Things I Wish I knew<p>It wasn’t long after our son Theodore was born that my husband, Daniel, and I noticed how incredibly happy he was. As in “<i>Clap along if you feel like a room without a roof</i>” kind of happy. He barely cried, or made much noise at all, and his general disposition was one of extreme …

Parenting

Hunting For Pharma Deals, Ovid Bags Epilepsy Drug from Takeda

Big pharmaceutical companies are always on the hunt for promising drugs from smaller biotechs. But the reverse is true, too, and that can lead to …

NaviCare virtual centre aims to help NB children with complex health needs

A new virtual centre has been launched in New Brunswick with the aim of helping children with complex health care needs.<p><b>READ MORE: Improvements</b> …

Cavion Raises $26.1 MM Series A Financing

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>Cavion, Inc., announced today the closing of a $26.1 million venture financing. Lilly Ventures and Novartis …

New 21st Century Cures Act a positive step

For decades now, Indiana has been a leader in the medical research field, pushing and testing cutting-edge cures for diseases threatening the lives …

Health Care

Discovery sheds new light on Angelman, Prader-Willi syndromes

Researchers who helped uncover a new genetic clue to Angelman syndrome include, from left, Janice Williams, Ph.D., Terry Jo Bichell, Ph.D., …

Autism

Colin Farrell, other celebs raise awareness for rare neuro-genetic disorder

CHICAGO -- One of Hollywood's leading men was in Chicago to support a cause that is dear to his heart. Colin Farrell attended a gala to raise …

Celebrity Poker Tournament in Charlotte will support UNC Angelman syndrome research

On Saturday Dec. 10, 2016, Harvey’s Aces Celebrity Poker Tournament will be held at the Charlotte Museum of History. Proceeds will be donated to the …

Health Care

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Department of Neuroscience stem cell researchers identify new clue to the neurological basis for Angelman syndrome:<p>A new stem cell model of Angelman …

Startup Takes on Autism Spectrum Disorders With Patient Journey in Mind

NewsOvid Therapeutics was founded in 2014 on a simple idea: take advantage of recent progress and discoveries in neurology—specifically orphan and …

Autism

Faulty electrical activity keeps Angelman syndrome cells apart

A new stem cell model of Angelman syndrome delivers evidence for three molecular mechanisms underlying the condition — and one potential treatment. …

Neuroscience

Grand Marnier family gives $5.8m to cure disease

The Marnier Lapostolle Foundation, founded by the family responsible for Grand Marnier liqueur, has awarded a $5.8 million grant to help scientists …

Genetics

Adam Power's 7000 metre climb for Angleman Syndrome after "pub promise"

Adam Power (left) with best friend Keith Henderson and his five year old daughter Kaya,who has Angelman Syndrome. Power will climb Ama Dablam in the …

New Zealand News

New wheels enable freedom for woman with Angelman syndrome

Zaina Almesfer (left) with her sister Nawar on the trike bought with funds granted by the Mazda Foundation.<p>The saying "like a kid with a new toy" …

New Zealand News

King for a day

There wasn’t a dry eye at Imbler’s homecoming dance last Friday when King K.C. Muilenberg, who has Angelman syndrome, rose from his wheelchair and …

Eastern Oregon

How to Buy, Prepare, and Enjoy Raw Fish

Raw fish preparations like sashimi, gravlax, and crudo may seem like something you should only trust the professionals with but, if you know your …

Seafood

RetroPie

RetroPie 4.1 images are now available for download. Since 4.0.2 there have been various emulator updates including new versions of lr-mame2003 and …

Playing back files stored on a PC and NAS

Overview<p>Accessories<p>Features<p>Part names and functions<p>Connections<p>Connections<p>Connecting speakers<p>Connecting a TV<p>Connecting a playback device<p>Connecting an …