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Time to pop an anti-ageing pill | Cosmos

He’s not alone. Leonard Guarente, a professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has been taking NAD+ boosters for years; and in 2015 started …

Your forgotten IoT gadgets will leave a disastrous, toxic legacy

With IoT devices increasingly a part of the real, physical world, something needs to be done to avoid disaster in the event of a cyberattack against …

Cybersecurity

Data breaches highlight how Social Security number has to be phased out for blockchain, biometrics

The Social Security number shouldn't be the keys to verifying identity. As data breaches pile up, alternative authentication and identification …

Identity Theft

The Mind-Controlled Bionic Arm With a Sense of Touch

​A robot implants 3D-printed teeth in a Chinese patient

A new age of autonomous robotic surgery is on the way, at least for some routine procedures<p>A robot performed autonomous dental implant surgery on a …

Robotics

Tiny robot vehicles travel to your stomach to drive away infection

Trials have shown tiny robotic drug deliveries could one day improve the performance of antibiotics.<p>The future of drug delivery may be placed in the …

University of California

Fire ants could be used to help Kim Kardashian

Fire ants may one day help psoriasis sufferers.<p>Scientists at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta found that in mouse studies compounds …

Kim Kardashian

Hacker claims to have decrypted Apple's Secure Enclave, destroying key piece of iOS mobile security

iOS users beware: A hacker has just published a decryption key for the Apple Secure Enclave, which is responsible for processing Touch ID …

iPhone

Every iOS user should update to 10.3.3 now to avoid this Wi-Fi hack

Called "Broadpwn," this Broadcom Wi-Fi chip flaw can result in a crashed iPhone, iPad, or iPod. If you don't update right away you're leaving …

Mobile Devices

High-Intensity Workouts May Be Good at Any Age

Abbreviated, intense workouts may help people of any age become healthier, a new study of old mice that ran on treadmills suggests. Although the experiment involved rodents, not humans, the study found that old mice can tolerate high-intensity interval training and rapidly gain fitness and …

Hilton’s new guest rooms can transform into private gyms

On Wednesday, per a press release on Business Wire, Hilton Worldwide Holdings unveiled a new program called “Five Feet to Fitness,” a new guest room …

Harvard Scientists Reverse Aging In Mice

Scientists Can Reverse DNA Aging In Mice | TIME

Apple Watch Proves Most Accurate at Measuring Heart Rate in New Fitness Tracker Study

In a new study comparing the accuracy of seven different fitness trackers, the Apple Watch was found to have the lowest margin of error when measuring heart rate, beating the Basis Peak, Fitbit Surge, Microsoft Band, Mio Alpha 2, PulseOn, and Samsung Gear S2.<p>Researchers set out to determine the …

Fitness Technology

Tesla extends free Supercharger use to all existing owners

When Tesla put an end to free lifetime Supercharger access for new customers, it left more than a few people crestfallen -- one of the nicer perks of ownership just went out the window. However, Tesla has had a (partial) change of heart. As of now, any existing owner has free Supercharger use, even …

Superchargers

Stem cell therapy makes sterile mice fertile again

Researchers at Shanghai's Jiao Tong University have conducted an experiment involving stem cells and sterile mice. Germline stem cells -- the building blocks of an egg -- were taken from a young mouse and implanted into the ovary of a mouse that had been sterilized. Five to eight weeks later, and …

Stem Cells

How Interval Training Can Reverse Aging

Compared to other types of exercise, high-intensity interval training is the most efficient way to boost cardiorespiratory fitness, rev metabolism, …

HoloLens, MD: Why this medical school will teach doctors anatomy with Microsoft's augmented reality, not cadavers

One US university is planning on teaching the next generation of medics with the next generation of virtual reality technology.<p>Every doctor, no …

Augmented Reality

Smartwatches might be the ticking dead, but Apple Watch is starting to slay

The last few months haven't been good for the smartwatch product category. Google delayed Android Wear 2.0 until next year, Motorola seems to be …

Apple Watch Series 2 review (as written by a marathoner)

When the Apple Watch first came out last year, Engadget published not one but two reviews. There was the "official" review, which provided an overview of the device's features and, more important, attempted to explain who, if anyone, should buy it. Then there was a piece I wrote, focusing …

What you see is not always what you get: how virtual reality can manipulate our minds

It is often said that you should not believe everything you see on the internet. But with the advent of immersive technology – like virtual reality …

Virtual Reality

Windows Secure Boot broken after Microsoft leaks golden key

Microsoft accidentally released the golden key for Windows Secure Boot, causing a serious security issue for the company despite putting only less …

Linux TCP flaw lets 'anyone' hijack Internet traffic

What started as an attempt to secure TCP/IP in Linux ended up enabling an attack vector that can be used to break, or even hijack, internet …

Information Security

With Customers From Walmart To Allianz, An Israeli Startup Could Create The Future Of Web Design

TEL AVIV: In the evolution of our online lives it seems inevitable that companies like Clicktale would appear. The 10-year-old Israeli company, which pivoted and took off in 2014, uses behavioral science and data to provide analysis to the biggest companies in the world on how to increase …

Startups

Here's another reminder that Amazon is crushing Microsoft and Google in the cloud

Despite rising competition from Microsoft's Azure and Google's cloud service, Amazon Web Services still reigns supreme in the cloud computing industry.<p>And in a note published Wednesday, Goldman Sachs reminded investors once again that AWS leads its Microsoft and Google counterparts by a wide margin …

Entrepreneur Networking Site FounderDating Just Got Acquired By Its Top Competitor

A popular website that helps entrepreneurs find co-founders and advisers just inked a deal of its own.<p>San Francisco-based FounderDating has agreed to …

The Secret to Motivating Millennials That Most Entrepreneurs Miss

Millennials crave a sense of purpose, but do you know what that means to them? Don't mistake greater good for organizational purpose.<p>Millennials cite a sense of purpose as one of their top priorities in choosing - and staying in - a job. But in speaking with the millennials on my own team, I've …

Employee Engagement

Big Data

Big data will almost certainly impact many careers and fields in the future. Human resources, marketing, scientific and medical research, psychological research, product development, customer service, finance, and manufacturing are all fields beyond IT that will be affected by big data.

6 Baby Steps To Become A Data Ninja Entrepreneur

<b>By Dayna Sessa</b><p>If analyzing numbers makes you anxious, relax. A majority of the value you gain from data comes from things you already do as a savvy business person.<p>I waited eagerly for my daughter to turn six months old and sit independently so my husband and I could begin bringing her to a …

10 Smartest money saving tips for entrepreneurs

Share26<p>Tweet<p>Share36<p>+15<p>Shares 67<p>It’s no secret that startups often fall into the trap of spending money on things that aren’t that important — it’s …