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Long-Term Marijuana Use Changes Brain at the Cellular Level, Say Scientists

Chronic use leads to chronic problems.<p>In March, long-term marijuana smoker Woody Harrelson surprised fans by announcing he was giving up his chronic …

Trump will end health care cost-sharing subsidies

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump plans to end a key set of Obamacare subsidies that helped lower-income enrollees pay for health care, the White House said Thursday, a dramatic move that raises questions about the law's future.<p>The late-night announcement is part of Trump's aggressive push …

Make a Killing During Bitcoin Hard Forks

Anyone who invested in bitcoin just before the August hard fork and simply held it for three months has already <b>more than tripled</b> their original …

Bitcoin

The Apple Watch is no longer a device for the everyday consumer

Earlier this week, Apple unveiled the third iteration of its Apple Watch wearable device. It’s a third attempt at figuring out the market for a device that has still not found the widespread success that Apple’s other product lines, such as its iPhones, Macs, and iPads, have found.<p>Originally, the …

Chatbot lets you sue Equifax for up to $25,000 without a lawyer

Equifax’s security failure affected 143 million US consumers, or 44 percent of the US population. To add insult to injury, Equifax waited over a month before revealing the security breach it had suffered. If you’re one of the millions affected by the breach, a chatbot can now help you sue Equifax …

This is one of the world's most dangerous places to mine bitcoin

Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin have long been seen as a risky investment, but in places like Venezuela, they can also be dangerous.<p>Thousands of …

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Want an all-natural way to lift your mood, improve your memory, and protect your brain against age-related cognitive decline?<p>Get moving.<p>A wealth of recent research, including a new study published this month in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, suggests that any type of exercise that raises your …

This Startup Is Lowering Companies Healthcare Costs With AI

The use of chatbot technology is making it possible to cut medical costs while improving results.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Healthcare costs are rapidly increasing. For companies that provide health insurance for their employees, they’ve been getting hit with …

The future of medicine: Personal, ubiquitous, and mobile

We’ve discussed before how Apple’s devices can be good for your health, but we should see the potential of its mobile health solutions take a quantum …

Top 15 Python Libraries For Data Science In 2017 | Articles | Chief Data Officer

As Python has gained a lot of traction in the recent years in the Data Science industry, I wanted to outline some of its most useful libraries for …

Machine Learning

Scientists have developed AI that can read your mind and predict your thoughts

At one point in our history, the most impressive example of artificial intelligence was a computer that was really, really good at chess. Today, various pieces of software can do everything from chat with us on Facebook Messenger to guiding the Mars rover Curiosity while its human engineers catch a …

Cryptocurrency: How We Hook the Masses

<i>Rich Svinkin is the CEO of</i> <i>Jaywalk.me</i><i>, a startup that motivates increased physical activity with brick-and-mortar retail rewards.</i><p><i>In this opinion</i> …

China Becomes First Country in the World to Test a National Cryptocurrency

Benefits of Digital Currency<p>China’s central bank — the People’s Bank of China — has developed a prototype of a cryptocurrency that it could end up in …

Quantum-encrypted communication satellites could be a reality within five years

A laser in space has measured quantum states on Earth, 38,000km away, for the first time.<p>Encryption explained: how apps and sites keep your private …

Chinese Satellite Relays a Quantum Signal Between Cities

On a clear night at the end of last year, a green dot appeared on the horizon near the Chinese-Myanmar border. “It was like a very bright green …

Quantum Physics

Can We Copy the Brain?

Intensive efforts to re-create human cognition will transform the way we work, learn, and play<p>1. A Unique Machine<p>Trying to create consciousness may …

Financial Times Praises ‘Innovator’ Greek Lawyer For Bitcoin Use

A Greek lawyer has made the Financial Times’ list of top legal innovators in Europe for his use of Bitcoin during the country’s financial …

Innovation

Your turn, Toronto-Waterloo.

The ingredients are in place: Time to <i>step up</i>.<p><i>“The thing is, there’s no easy way to do this. No simple way to quiet the noise in your head, no proven</i> …

Announcing Kin, a Cryptocurrency for an Open Future

<i>Building a new ecosystem of digital services, together</i><p>We’ve reached a worrying point in the evolution of the internet: more and more of our everyday …

Bitcoin Market Cap Passes Deutsche Bank’s Amid Loss Reversal

Bitcoin’s market cap is now $2 bln higher than that of Deutsche Bank, as an upwards price correction takes it over $40 bln once more.<p>Data uploaded to …

Bitcoin exchange Coinbase crashes after Asian buying frenzy

Japanese investors rush in after cryptocurrency was made legalOver the past couple of weeks, the price of Bitcoin has gone up 50 per cent, spiking at …

Coinbase CEO: Digital Currencies Like Bitcoin Will Become Reserve Currencies

At the Token Summit held on May 25, 2017, at the NYU Stern School of Business in New York City, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong noted the possibility of …

A Pair of Headphones That Can Measure Your VO2 Max

True VO2max testing isn’t a simple process. To get an accurate measurement of cardiovascular fitness determined by the volume of oxygen you consume …

Exercise

SAP unveils blockchain service in the cloud

A new Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) product has been launched by SAP at its annual Sapphire event in Orlando, U.S.<p>According to a statement released …

Blockchain

How IoT is Creating Investment Opportunity in Healthcare

The 'dogs from the cellar' is a perfect metaphor to explain how your childhood still influences your relationships today

Brach shares a bunch of simple but brilliant insights into the way we handle difficult emotions— and how we can handle them better.<p>But there's one sentence I've kept coming back to because it just makes so much sense:<p>"Because we are responding to an accumulation of past pain, our reactions are out …

How to Get People (Literally) Invested In Your Social Mission: 5 Steps | Inc.com

It seemed like a good idea at the time: farming cassava in Mozambique to produce ethanol and bring safe, affordable cooking energy to communities that have traditionally relied on burning coal and other solid fuels, while also improving farming practices. Three billion people burn coal and other …

Investing

Billionaire bitcoin enthusiast Tim Draper is backing a new cryptocurrency for the first time

Billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper soon plans to take a step that even he, a long-time bitcoin aficionado, has eschewed until now: Buying a …

Cryptocurrency

What Bitcoin Traders Should Know: Fundamental Analysis

While there are many different methods for evaluating the price of bitcoin, fundamental analysis may be the most integral for figuring out its true …

Former Coinbase Engineer Launches Ethereum Search Engine

A former software engineer for cryptocurrency exchange startup Coinbase has launched a new search engine for ethereum, the second largest blockchain …