The First Martian Colonists Will Have to be Resourceful to Survive

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NASA is bent on colonizing the Red Planet before developing all the technology necessary for making the endeavor more comfortable. This means that the first team of colonists will have to use their imagination when dealing with unforeseeable situations instead of relying on state-of-the-art technology as sci-fi movies have taught us. Martian Colonists Will Need to be Self-Sufficient In order to … [Read more...]

Google Is Now Offering A Personalized Android Experience

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On March 12th, Google released a new website. Titled #myAndroid, its purpose is very specific. It will be looking to improve the user experience by offering a personalized Android, based on their own choices. Google seems to be hard at work in improving its Android products. Their latest move seems to be targeting its appearance. Instead of choosing a pre-set theme, Android will now create … [Read more...]

Stephen Hawking Warns About the Dangers of Rogue Technology

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Stephen Hawking recently declared that humanity might suffer severe consequences if the current rate of technological advancements will advance alongside our species’ natural aggression. In his view, the human species will be decimated by either warfare or climate change, chances of escaping a grim future growing slimmer by the day. Conflict Is Deeply Embedded in Our DNA The famous … [Read more...]

Meningococcal Disease Affects Third OSU Student

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During the fall of 2016, the Oregon State University was the location of a small meningococcal disease outbreak which affected two students. Now, after laying dormant for the winter, it seems that the same strain of the disease has affected a third student at the university’s campus. Local health officials have confirmed on Thursday that the third OSU student has indeed been infected by the … [Read more...]

Uber Used Greyball Software to Avoid Police

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Uber is currently having one of the worst weeks for its public image. From the company’s CEO caught on camera berating a driver to a new report revealing the fact that Uber is using software known as Greyball to avoid law enforcement. The Greyball software is being used since 2004 and it's officially a way for the company to determine the identities of certain users and deny them service. This … [Read more...]

DJI Unveils Matrice 200 Drone

Matrice 200 drone

During the Mobile World Congress 2017, the focus will be on the upcoming mobile devices from both large and small companies. However, that doesn’t mean that there isn’t room for other tech announcements. DJI, a consumer drone company, has just announced its Matrice 200 drone. However, their latest product seems to be developed for a more industrial use rather than just casual drone enthusiast. … [Read more...]

Smart Students Are More Likely to Experience with Pot and Alcohol

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The idea that smart students only focus on productive and meaningful activities for their future, and the cool kids are the ones to enjoy the various experiences in life, may be quite antiquated. A new study has found that clever teenagers are more likely to smoke pot and drink alcohol than others in their age group. More specifically, the study published in the journal BMJ Open, reveals that … [Read more...]

Child Obesity Is Partly Genetic

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Obesity is growing problem worldwide, not just the United States, which has among the highest rates of obese people in the world. It’s not only a problem of aesthetics but it can also lead to several other health risks such as heart disease, diabetes, and others. It has become quite common to blame obesity on the lifestyle and choices of each individual person afflicted by the condition. … [Read more...]

Xbox Receives Beam Streaming App

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Twitch has become the premiere destination for video game streaming for both desktop and console gamers, thanks to the wide availability of the service. However, Microsoft’s Beam streaming app is trying to catch up by now allowing Xbox One owners to stream their favorite video game content. Unfortunately, the Beam streaming app is currently only available to a limited number of console owners … [Read more...]

eSight High-Tech Glasses Allows Blind People to See

eSight glasses

Blindness can be a horrible condition to suffer from, even more so if you once knew the colorful world you are now unable to see, which could also lead to some negative emotional states. However, new high-tech glasses promise to restore vision to the blind. A Canadian company called eSight has developed headset which most looks like a visor from Star Trek, which uses a high-definition, … [Read more...]