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Mechanism for precise targeting of the immune response uncovered

The immune system checks the health of cells of the body by examining a kind of molecular passport. Sometimes cells present the wrong passport, which can lead to autoimmune diseases, chronic inflammations or cancer. Scientists can now explain the pro.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyOct 12th, 2017

British TV star falls down a hole on stage, but posts the perfect Instagram response

It's not how you fall, it's how you get back up.  British TV celeb Gemma Collins was presenting an award at the BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards earlier on Sunday — when she took a nasty tumble down a hole on stage. SEE ALSO: Ariana Grande kneels o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 16 min. ago

Facebook says no thanks to Apple, new app will only be on Android platforms

Facebook is rolling out a new app soon that may help struggling publications sell more subscriptions, but now Apple wants a slice of the revenue. In response, the new feature will only be available on Android devices. The post Facebook says no thanks.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 9 min. ago

If you’ve got an iPhone, you won’t be able to use this new Facebook feature

Facebook is rolling out a new app soon that may help struggling publications sell more subscriptions, but now Apple wants a slice of the revenue. In response, the new feature will only be available on Android devices. The post If you’ve got an iPho.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 17 min. ago

Former EVA Air chairman plans StarLux Airlines. Taiwan does not need a third major airline

EVA Air chairman Chang Kuo-wei was piloting a company aircraft in Mar-2016 when siblings removed him as chairman, following an inheritance dispute after the death of their father. In response, in 2019 Mr Chang intends to launch a new a.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  centreforaviationRelated News6 hr. 40 min. ago

UK regulators order 450+ sites to remove casino games allegedly targeting the under-18 crowd, following an investigation by The Times (Jon Fingas/Engadget)

Jon Fingas / Engadget: UK regulators order 450+ sites to remove casino games allegedly targeting the under-18 crowd, following an investigation by The Times  —  Have you ever seen a gambling machine or website that was all too consp.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News8 hr. 52 min. ago

Feds warn energy, aviation companies of hacking threats

Hackers have been targeting the nuclear, energy, aviation, water and critical manufacturing industries since May, according to Reuters. It's even serious enough for Homeland Security and the FBI to email firms most at risk of attacks, w.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News11 hr. 0 min. ago

Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for new subscriptions that media publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools (Madhumita Murgia/Financial Times)

Madhumita Murgia / Financial Times: Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for new subscriptions that media publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools  —  Google plans to share revenues with publishers whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for subscriptions publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools (Madhumita Murgia/Financial Times)

Madhumita Murgia / Financial Times: Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for subscriptions publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools  —  Google plans to share revenues with publishers which benefit from.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News14 hr. 24 min. ago

Deep Down, Games Pirates Love Enemies Like Denuvo

Denuvo is considered to be the most despicable anti-piracy mechanism known to man although lately it's been almost completely dismantled. But while hardcore pirates celebrate its current demise they're forgetting one thing. Having a bogeyman and then.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017

US Government Warns Of "Ongoing" Hacks Targeting Nuclear and Power Industries

An anonymous reader quotes Reuters: The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

Enders expects new alliances in response to CSeries deal

Airbus chief executive Tom Enders predicts the next few months could be rough and tough as Boeing responds to European airframer s acquisition of the Bombardier CSeries programme......»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Trump gets a 10 on Puerto Rico response from San Juan mayor — but on a very different scale

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz finally agrees with President Donald Trump on something: the U.S. government's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico was a 10. Only for the mayor it's out of 100 — a failing grade, compared to Trump's perfe.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Brain takes seconds to switch modes during tasks

The brain rapidly switches between operational modes in response to tasks and what is replayed can predict how well a task will be completed, according to a new study in rats......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

The end of pneumonia? New vaccine offers hope

A new vaccine under development provoked an immune response to 72 forms of the bacteria that's responsible for pneumonia, sepsis and meningitis. That's up from the 23 forms of bacteria covered by current immunizations. The new vaccine, which represen.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Remap the Pixel 2 squeeze function with Button Mapper

Some would say the squeeze function on the HTC U11 and Pixel 2 are gimmicks. However, one could argue that being able to simply squeeze the phone to illicit some response or action could be quite useful. The U11 allows you to remap the squeeze functi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Sen. Feinstein Takes Aim at the Dark Web, Teases Regulations

The Senate Judiciary Committee's ranking Democrat discussed possible legislation Wednesday targeting sites on the "dark web," the non-indexed and difficult to monitor portion of the internet infamously used to host illegal online marketplaces includi.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Delayed word processing could predict patients" potential to develop Alzheimer"s disease

A delayed neurological response to processing the written word could be an indicator that a patient with mild memory problems is at an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, research has discovered......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

How the smallest bacterial pathogens outwit host immune defenses by stealth mechanisms

Despite their relatively small genome, mycoplasmas can cause persistent and difficult-to-treat infections in humans and animals. A study has shown how mycoplasmas escape the immune response. Mycoplasmas 'mask' themselves: They use their small genome.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

To vape or not to vape? Probably: Not to vape

E-cigarettes appear to trigger unique immune responses as well as the same ones triggered by regular cigarettes, according to new research......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017

Quinn Norton on sexual assault, community response, and restorative justice

In the early 2010s, Quinn Norton (previously) was sexually assaulted by Robert Scoble (previously), a well-known technology exec and anti-privacy advocate while attending O'Reilly Media's FOO Camp, a private tech gathering that has a well-earned rep.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsOct 20th, 2017