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Machine gun-toting drone threatens to change combat forever

Duke Robotics is co-founded by Raziel Atuar, a former Special Mission Unit commander in the Israel Defense Force who was inspired to develop this …

Secret chips in replacement parts can completely hijack your phone’s security

Booby-trapped touchscreens can log passwords, install malicious apps, and more.<p>People with cracked touch screens or similar smartphone maladies have …

Information Security

Steve Jobs was successful because he mastered 'deep work' — here's how you can, too

Most of us might think that paying that much for a bottle of hooch is a bit ridiculous, but there is a reason it costs so much.<p>It took Bob Dalgarno, the master whisky maker behind the M, more than two years to craft, and it contains a blend of the world's finest whiskeys—some which date back to …

Do You Know What It Was Like To Be Healthy In 1918?

Pass the clabbered milk!

Weight Loss

Is Vitamin D a Wonder Supplement?

You may think vitamin D is little more than a component in your daily multivitamin.<p>But the so-called “sunshine vitamin” is more complicated — and …

4 Ways This Revolutionary Gene-Editing Tool Could Change the World

The woolly mammoth has been extinct for more than 4000 years. Now scientists are talking about bringing it back with the help of a powerful gene-editing technique called CRISPR-Cas9.<p>But CRISPR's promise extends far beyond the possibility to resurrect extinct animals. It may also have the potential …

Genetics

Hacking Our Cells to Produce Solar Power Could Make Humans Heal Faster

Kinda like Wolverine.<p>Much like a gas-powered car, the human body relies on carbon-based fuels for energy. But for automobile engines and our cellular engines alike, burning carbon has intrinsic inefficiencies.<p>If we could upgrade our cells to run on solar power, the age-old restrictions of using …

Scientists Have Found a Way to Rapidly Thaw Cryopreserved Tissue Without Damage

The future is now.<p>Researchers have developed a technique that allows them to rapidly thaw cryopreserved human and pig samples without damaging the …

This Is Big News For Diabetics And Biotech Investors

A paper published in <i>Cell</i> has taken the scientific world by storm. Its premise is so transformational, it’s being discussed by everyone from nutritional biologists to stem cell scientists. Investors and life extension advocates also have good reason to take note.<p>The title is, “Fasting-Mimicking Diet …

Diabetes

Intelligence and Mood Disorders

Since ancient times, people have associated “madness” with creative genius, believing the gods had blessed these individuals.

Intelligence

Now you can buy a USB stick that destroys anything in its path

Because who doesn't need a weaponized USB stick?<p>For just a few bucks, you can pick up a USB stick that destroys almost anything that it's plugged …

Electronic empathy: meet the next wave of virtual reality

Immersive technologies are expanding creative experiences, and have a broader reach than simply Pokémon Go<p>Brands are experimenting with immersive technology to create electronic empathy – blending digital and experiential marketing to bring shared experiences to a wider audience.<p>This year, virtual …

Mixed Reality

Sex robots might be better in bed than real humans

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>We're getting closer to a world full of sex robots. According to certain experts, by the year 2050, sex robot tourism, …

Robotics

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Eating three rashers of bacon a day raises the risk of dying from heart disease, new study shows

Eating three rashers of bacon a day could raise the risk of dying from heart disease by almost a quarter, a study has concluded.<p>The review of several …

Why quantum computing has the cybersecurity world white-knuckled

As quantum computers inch closer to reality, experts are sweating over their potential to render many of today's cybersecurity technologies useless. …

Quantum Computing

The truth behind testosterone: why men risk it all

How do hormones such as testosterone and cortisol affect our ability to work, rest and play? A stock-market trader turned neuroscientist has the …

New Zealand Rugby

This Teenage Entrepreneur Raised $2.8 Million for His Drone Startup In-Between High School Classes

George Matus graduated from high school in May, but his schedule is crazier than ever. While most of his former classmates are catching up on sleep …

10 Habits That Help You Learn Twice as Fast

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The world is in constant change due to advances in technology, science, and innovation. What was considered “hot” a year ago may no longer be relevant today. Just look at all the new social media platforms that have sprouted since …

Google is using its highly intelligent computer brain to slash its enormous electricity bill

DeepMind made headlines for beating the best human in the world at the notoriously complex board game Go and it's recently started working with hospitals in the UK on a number of healthcare projects but the startup is yet to make any money for Google, until now.<p>Google announced on Wednesday that it …

'Just a number': Woman shows off leaner body, heavier weight

A fitness trainer has a striking and inspiring reminder for those moments when, despite all your bicep curls, leg lifts and sweaty workouts, it seems like the scale is conspiring against you.<p>Yola van Acker recently posted a side-by-side photo of herself on Instagram. The image on the left is from …

Lessons From Recent Hacks: Creating Strong Passwords

The first rule for a secure account is to create a password that is unique but memorable. While many people obey the latter, they disregard the …

Scary Android malware blocks calls to your bank so it can keep stealing money from you

Most Android users will never have to deal with malware apps on their devices, or at least not as long as they don’t download potentially malicious …

New Study Links Gut Bacteria and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome—a condition that continues to baffle doctors—may be influenced by a person's intestinal bacteria—sometimes called gut …

Zoho Social tool tracks revenue from social media marketing

Zoho has announced its Social tool and app to measure revenue generated from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+.<p>Sixty percent of marketers say …

World’s smallest hard disk can write information atom by atom

Dutch scientists have created the world's smallest hard disk by developing a new rewritable storage technology capable of writing information atom by …

Chemistry

MIT researchers devise a secure anonymity network that's 10x faster than Tor - ExtremeTech

MIT researchers devise a secure anonymity network that’s 10x faster than Tor<p>By on July 18, 2016 at 12:15 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Privacy

These Fuel Economy Regulations Mean You May Soon Be Buying an Electric Car

Environmental regulators told automakers Monday that the companies have the technical capacity to meet fuel economy standards set by President Obama, …

Google AdWords Quality Score Explained

Google AdWords Quality Score can make the difference between paying 75 cents a click or paying 1 dollar a click. It can determine whether your ad …

22 ways to cut your energy bills this winter

Winter is here! Despite many Australians opting not to heat their homes to the point of complete comfort, many of us will still receive a nasty …