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The 21st Century Has Really Not Been Great For Women And Minorities In STEM

The gap between white men and everybody else in tech starts in high school.<p>Teens of all stripes are glued to their smartphones, but, per a new study out today from U.S. News and World Report and Raytheon, while 15% of high school boys surveyed were interested in a career in technology, only 2% of …

A robot called Hadrian wants to build you a house in two days

A West Australian company has a robot they say can lay 1,000 bricks per hour and build the frame of an average house in under two days.<p>The robot is …

Check Out the World's First 3-D Printed Supercar

Scott Olson—Getty Images<p>Uli Deck—dpa/Corbis<p>Scott Olson—Getty Images<p>Bao Dandan—Xinhua Press/Corbis<p>Jewel Samad—AFP/Getty Images<p>Carlos …

Detroit Auto Show

Self-assembling gauss gun idea would heal patients from the inside

A research team from the University of Houston and Boston Children's Hospital debuted a novel new approach to internal medicine: using a swarm of tiny, noninvasive robots as a gauss gun to shoot medicine or clot-busting needles directly at the afflicted tissue. Much like rail guns, gauss guns rely …

This Pizza Hut box turns into a movie projector

Pizza Hut thinks it can do more than just bring food to your front door. It wants to deliver your entertainment for the evening, too. At least, that's the case in Hong Kong, where the pizza chain is delivering some pizzas in specially-designed boxes that convert into pseudo movie …

Pizza Hut

Partial packing list for rowboat crossing the Pacific

CHOSHI, Japan (AP) — Most of us have enough trouble remembering our train passes and car keys when we set out each day. Florida-born Sonya Baumstein had to pack everything she needed for an up-to-six-month solo journey across the Pacific by rowboat that she began Sunday. Some highlights of her …

Rowing

Sunday #FoodPorn: Picnics with Panache

Have you ever been struck by picnic-envy? You happily head to the park with a blanket and some takeout and end up with a spot next to some impossibly perfect person with the works: rattan basket, expensive champagne, gourmet eats, and cloth napkins. (And they probably remembered to pack the organic …

21 Vegan Barbecue Staples That'll Make Any Cookout An Herbivore's Delight

Just because you don't eat meat products doesn't mean you have to suffer through a vacuous frozen veggie burger while everyone else at the summer barbecue chows down on hot, delicious grill food.<p>You, dear vegan, deserve the very best. And, as it happens, the very best cookout foods are often vegan. …

Healthy Eating

Doctors Have a Moral Responsibility to Discuss Alternatives to Conventional Medicine

A growing number of scientific studies underscore the need for more training in and, by extension, dialogue about alternatives to conventional medicine, for a few reasons:<p>First, education and information about such alternatives will empower doctors to guide their patients through the maze of …

Medicine

Who has cavities? Nearly all Americans, study finds

Virtually all American adults have tooth decay, and more than a quarter have cavities that have not been treated, a new government survey finds.<p>Americans may be known around the world for having strong, white teeth, but the dentist sees something different inside a patient’s mouth, the study from …

Dentistry

Doctors urged to stop 'over-treating'

<b>Doctors' leaders have launched a major campaign to stop medics "over-treating" their patients in ways that do not help and could even harm them.</b><p>Writing in the British Medical Journal, they suggest some patients are given pills or have tests they do not need by doctors who feel under pressure to act.<p>…

Medicine

Embryo engineering a moral duty, says top scientist

<b>It would be unethical and a "sin of omission" to prevent the genetic engineering of embryos, a leading scientist has argued.</b><p>Cloning pioneer Dr Tony Perry told the BBC that advances in genetics posed a "wonderful opportunity" for eliminating diseases such as cystic fibrosis.<p>Last month, a group in …

Genetics

Navy Secretary Ray Mabus to Propose Doubling Paid Maternity Leave

NORFOLK, Va. — In an effort to retain talented women, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus will unveil a proposal Wednesday that calls for doubling the amount of paid maternity leave that sailors and Marines can take to 12 weeks.<p>Mabus will detail the proposal during a speech at the U.S. Naval Academy in …

Military

Great Leap Forward

My airline recently rolled out our Electronic Flight Bag (EFB), a Microsoft Surface 2 tablet, and I've been using it for about a month now. The idea …

Re/code on the Air: Potential Deals for Salesforce and Yelp, Periscope Piracy and More!

Also the legacy of the late David Goldberg.<p>Another big week in tech news means that the writers here at <b>Re/code</b> were in strong demand on TV and the radio, talking about things like the potential for an acquisition of Salesforce.com and Yelp and the questionable streaming of the Mayweather/Pacquiao …

Periscope

Skip Googling With Facebook’s New “Add A Link” Mobile Status Search Engine

Mobile link sharing is a clumsy rigmarole of app switching and copy & pasting. So to get more people posting links, Facebook is testing an in-app keyword search engine that lets you find websites and articles to add to your status updates.<p>Alongside buttons to add photos or locations, some iOS users …

Wall Street

This developer has a web browser running on his Apple Watch

Obviously, it's not very practical<p>Comex, the developer behind JailBreakMe and former Apple intern, has figured out a way to hack the Apple Watch OS to get a web browser to run on the device, <i>9to5 Mac</i> reports. In a recent video, Comex shows Google's homepage displayed on his Apple …

Apple Watch

8 Body Oils You Didn't Realize You Needed For Your Summer Beauty Regimen

Face and body oils are a must-have during the wintertime when you're fighting off dry skin. So it might seem strange to suggest that you add them to your beauty regimen when temperatures rise and your sweat seems to be moisturizing your skin just fine.<p>Well, that's exactly what you should do. Who …

Skin Care

10 Ways to Be the Person People Like to Work With

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Raw talent, education or experience, and competency are no longer enough to thrive in today’s competitive economy. Nor is it enough to have the right product or service at the right time to court a client and land the contract.<p>Soft …

Body Language

Ask E. Jean: How Do I Stop Coming Off as a Know-It-All at Work?

I'm not even trying to be one, and it's ruining my career.<p><b>Dear E. Jean:</b> I'm at one of the top companies in the world, and I'm good! I get my work done, perform well within quality standards, and I'm dedicated.<p>So here's the kicker. Last year, I transferred offices and was told by my new manager that …

Fortune.com

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Print Media

Loop Commerce Raises $16 Million For Its “E-Gifting” Checkout Service For Online Retailers

Loop Commerce, a company that has developed an alternative checkout technology for e-commerce sites that allows customers to more easily buy gifts for friends without having to worry with product details like size or color – or even recipients’ shipping addresses – is today announcing an additional …

eCommerce

11 Mother's Day Gifts From Net-A-Porter That Won't Break The Bank

If it were up to us, our Mother's Day gifts would consist of diamonds, pearls, round-trip tickets to Paris, and anything else our moms wanted. But alas, while mom is definitely worth splurging on, most of us don't have bottomless bank accounts to spend freely on our favorite ladies.<p>However, that …

How to Pack Truly Healthy Snacks for Travel

<i>By Aly Walansky for ShermansTravel</i><p>We all want to travel smart and healthy -- but that's often easier said than done. Long layovers at the airport, tight connections, and tired caffeine and carb crashes can lead to making bad choices. The best tool for making the right decisions is being prepared -- …

Healthy Eating

Graphene produces a working 3D holographic display

A wide viewing angle, full-colour, holographic 3D display has been built using graphene-based materials.<p>Since "Help me, Obi Wan, you're my only hope" hit the big screens in 1977's "Star Wars," we've been dreaming of a full-3D holographic display. Mastering the technology isn't easy, though. We've …

Nanotech

We're hearing about a big layoff going on at newly private Riverbed Technologies

It inked an agreement to sell itself to Thoma Bravo and the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan back in December thanks to activist investor Paul Elliott.<p>And on Thursday - as many employees feared - the company is laying off workers. A Riverbed spokesperson confirmed the layoff to Business Insider.<p>"As a …

Profit