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Doctors say 'superblood' may work against deadly malignancies

New therapy seen as possible treatment for pancreatic cancer and triple-negative breast cancer, among others.<p>Cancer care has seen its share of false dawns in recent years, with many new drugs failing to live up to their early promise. But now there’s great excitement over so-called “superblood” — …

Cancer

How to make perfect crispy bacon using one simple ingredient

There’s no denying that bacon is beloved by many across the country.<p>However, the question over the best way to cook bacon is hotly contested. …

Vision-improving nanoparticle eyedrops could end the need for glasses

High-tech eyeglasses can give blind people the ability to see, but could the development of eyesight-improving eyedrops help eliminate the need for …

University of Washington

Coinbase just made a big move to tap Wall Street's appetite for cryptocurrency

Coinbase, the cryptocurrency trading platform, announced Tuesday the launch of an index fund which will allow investors to put money into a basket of four of the largest cryptocurrencies.<p>The so-called Coinbase Index Fund will give investors access to the digital currencies listed on GDAX, the …

Cryptocurrency

A Massachusetts company claims to be close to a solid-state battery

New Investments<p>According to <i>Axios,</i> technology giants like Samsung and Dyson have collectively invested $65 million in Massachusetts-based Ionic …

Solar power: the next generation

Scientists are working on an exciting new material called perovskite – a light sensitive crystal which could revolutionise solar power.<p>In just a few years its power conversion efficiency figure is nearly on a par with traditional silicon at around 22 per cent, and it’s some 1,000 times thinner.<p>All …

Clean Energy

"Nanodrops" That Repair Corneas May Ultimately Replace Glasses

New eye drops developed by researchers from the Shaare Zedek Medical Center and Bar-Ilan University in Israel can improve both nearsightedness and …

“Real Deal” Coconut Shrimp

<i>In Ben Mim’s single ingredient-focused book,</i> Coconut, <i>he cracks open tips and tricks for cooking this tropical fruit into both savory and sweet dishes.</i><p>…

Cancer jab that eliminates tumours even after they've spread will start human trials

A cancer jab that can eliminate tumours even when they have spread throughout the body is about to start human trials.<p>Scientists at Stanford University in the US found that injecting tiny amounts of two drugs directly into a tumour not only kills the original cancer, but also triggers an ‘amazing …

Tumors

Woman's warning to pit bull owners after "gentle" dog launched sudden vicious attack which cost her an ARM

A woman mauled by her pit bull wants to send out a warning to other pet owners after her "gentle" dog suddenly turned on her - causing her to lose …

The next hot trend in Japan is super low-rise underwear

For the last few years high waisted pants and longline bras have been all the rage.<p>You’ll catch an occasional thong here and there, but our style …

Review: Outcast delivers the best Apple Watch podcast playback experience yet

Podcast playback remains one of the biggest opportunities for Apple Watch. Apple doesn’t offer an official Podcasts app and watchOS doesn’t let developers create a fully featured app with features like sync, subscriptions, and even volume control.<p>Outcast for Apple Watch doesn’t magically fix any of …

Trump's Sit-Down with Piers Morgan & Sean Hannity's Live U-Turn on Robert Mueller - The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

watch full episode<p>The Daily Show with Trevor Noah<p>Trump's Sit-Down with Piers Morgan & Sean Hannity's Live U-Turn on Robert …

Tractor beam breakthrough could lead to levitating humans

Yes, really. Sci-fi technology that can float objects in mid-air like magic could become reality.<p>Tractor beams have made the jump from science fiction to reality in recent years, but only for levitating very small objects. A new breakthrough could lead to futuristic, far out new uses for the …

Breakthroughs

Bank of America has found the formula for a market meltdown — and we're dangerously close

The scorching-hot stock market is fresh off yet another week of new record highs, yet one glaring question remains: When will it all come crashing down?<p>The global investment strategy team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch has an idea.<p>The firm, which has repeatedly warned of investor overexuberance, …

Stock Markets

This Photoshop Guru Is So Good, You Won’t Know What’s Real Anymore

Photoshop. It's both a blessing and a curse, allowing for amazing creativity with images, changing the way we see and experience things in so many …

Photoshop

Raspberry Pi Hardware Guide | Raspberry Pi Learning Resources

Begin by placing your SD card into the SD card slot on the Raspberry Pi. It will only fit one way.<p>Next, plug your keyboard and mouse into the USB …

Raspberry Pi

How to Scan a QR Code Using the Camera on the iPhone or the iPad

In iOS 11, the native camera app includes functionality that allows you to scan QR codes and access QR code content like URLs without having to download a third-party app.<p>Here's how to scan a QR code when you run into one:<p>Open the Camera app on the iPhone or iPad.<br>• Make sure you have adequate …

The Best Way to Sharpen Images in Photoshop

Making sure your images are sharp is a necessity for every photographer. Getting your focus right in camera is of course key but there is always room …

Tutorials

Destiny 2 Curse Of Osiris Forge Guide: How To Unlock All The New Vex Weapons And Lost Prophecies

One of the key post-campaign activities for Destiny 2 players to check out after finishing the new Curse of Osiris DLC expansion's campaign are Lost Prophecies. Completing these reward you with unique new, Vex-style weapons, but you don't immediately gain access to any of this. Here's how to unlock …

This ex-trucker has some questions about the Tesla Semi

<i>By Jonathon Ramsey</i><p>Resurrecting a dormant childhood dream, I spent almost nine months of this year as an over-the-road truck driver - six months in a Freightliner Cascadia pulling a refrigerated trailer, then nearly three months in a Kenworth T680 pulling a flatbed. I drove more than 90,000 miles, …

How to Shoot Like Sean Archer

Sean Archer is one of the most famous woman portrait photographer on 500px and Instagram. Irene Rudnyk is going to explain the three basic elements …

Aldi’s latest bargain is a 3D printer

When you think of Aldi, you'll likely picture low-priced fresh fruit and veg, cheap alcohol and metal bins full of "Specialbuys". Each week, it's a lottery on whether there's a special on power tools, slow cookers or bedding. But what about a 3D printer? The budget retailer announced today that it …

These magenta greenhouses grow plants faster while generating clean energy

Could a new rose-colored glass change the world of greenhouse design? A UC Santa Cruz spinoff called Soliculture has discovered that covering …

What are Zigbee and Z-Wave? Everything you need to know!

Maybe the most fun part of new tech and internets of things and stuff is all the crazy names attached to it. And there are a <i>lot</i> of them.<p>Two of the …

Smart Homes

This tip will save you hours of color matching in photoshop

Here is a quick little tip that can save you hours and hours of color matching in photoshop. Surprisingly, it does not involve reviewing real colors …

Tutorials

Microwave-powered hard drive will boost capacity to 40TB, blow your SSD away

SSDs are all the rage these days thanks to their extremely fast speeds, smaller sizes, and lower potential for physical failure. They’re great, but …

Western Digital

The best 4K TV on a budget

<i>By Chris Heinonen</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, they may earn affiliate commissions that support their work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After spending 80 hours testing new …

Televisions

Sharpening in Photoshop – The Complete Guide

Sharpening is one of those things in post-processing that makes a lot of people scratch their heads. There are multiple sharpen tools in Photoshop, …

Tutorials

Four new solar panel technologies in pictures

The newest solar panel technology was on display at Solar Power International in Las Vegas. The biggest attention getters were higher efficiencies and bifacial – but there are other technologies- cut cells, string ribbons, anti-soiling coatings, and solar tiles – that also deserve some time in the …