Daily Archives: August 7, 2017

Why is bitcoin surging? Ask ‘Spoofy,’ the trader who’s reportedly manipulating prices – MarketWatch


Posted in Financial

When Will the Tech Bubble Burst? – NYTimes.com


Posted in Business, Financial

Penny-sized nanochip pad to regrow organs and heal injuries

Scientists have hailed a “breakthrough” technology capable of regrowing damaged organs and healing serious wounds with the single touch of a penny-sized pad. The new device uses nanochips to reprogramme skin cells which then generate any type of cell necessary for medical

Posted in Health, Lifestyle, Medical, Science, Technology

Tesla Plans $1.5 Billion Bond Market Debut to Fund Model 3 – Bloomberg

Tesla Inc. is making its debut in the primary corporate bond market as Elon Musk bolsters his company’s audacious bet on a more affordable electric car. The automaker plans to offer $1.5 billion in senior unsecured notes due in 2025, according to a statement.

Posted in Technology, Travel

Gold nanoparticles could be used to treat cancer, scientists say | The Independent

Tiny flecks of gold could be used in the fight against cancer, new research has suggested. Scientists at Edinburgh University have just completed a study which shows the precious metal increased the effectiveness of drugs used to treat lung cancer

Posted in Health, Medical

‘This was not supposed to happen’: Gore’s sequel comes in dismal 15th at box office – Gore fans allege film ‘sabotaged’ by Paramount | Climate Depot

According to Deadline Hollywood, Gore’s sequel “grossed $900K, averaging $5,000 (per screen). That brought its cume (cumulative) over seven figures, landing at $1,052,000. Its weekend gross placed it 15th in the overall box office as of Sunday morning. Paramount said it will

Posted in Climate Change, Weather

A majority of Americans favor deploying U.S. troops if North Korea attacks South Korea, poll finds – The Washington Post

A large majority of Americans consider North Korea’s nuclear weapons program a critical threat toward the United States, according to a new poll. However, they remain divided on which policy would best contain that threat — and, for the first time in

Posted in Asia, US News, War, World News

Never too old to code: Meet Japan’s 82-year-old app-maker

Fujisawa (Japan) (AFP) – When 82-year-old Masako Wakamiya first began working she still used an abacus for maths — today she is one of the world’s oldest iPhone app developers, a trailblazer in making smartphones accessible for the elderly. Frustrated

Posted in Education, Lifestyle

Trump should not impose a tax increase on the wealthy: Steve Forbes


Posted in Financial, US News

A Google engineer writes that women may be genetically unsuited for tech jobs – SFGate.com


Posted in Business, Stupidity, US News


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