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  1. New Topical Cream Approved for Persistent Redness with Rosacea

    Empr.com - Technology 01.19 / 19:13 empr.com
    Allergan announced that the Food and Drug Adminisration (FDA) has approved Rhofade (oxymetazoline HCl) cream for the topical treatment of persistent facial erythema associated with rosacea in…
  2. Celebrating the Champs: The Storied History of Coke's Commemorative Sports Cans (and Bottles)

    Coca-colacompany.com - Technology 01.19 / 19:10 coca-colacompany.com
    Of the many spoils and accolades Clemson fans enjoyed after the team won college football's national championship – the school’s first in 35 years – with a last-second touchdown, one had a distinctly Coca-Cola flavor. Limited-edition commemorative Coca-Cola cans celebrating the Tigers’ triumph wi…
  3. Mirrorless monster: Thriller film “Cadaver” to be shot entirely with a Sony a7S II

    Imaging-resource.com - Technology 01.19 / 19:09 imaging-resource.com
        Coming to a theater near you this summer, Cadaver - a horror-thriller movie starring Shay Mitchell ("Pretty Little Liars") - will be the first movie shot entirely with a Sony a7S II camera. In Cadaver, disgraced ex-cop and recovering addict Megan Reed (Shay Mitchell) must take a graveyard shift at the morgue in the hospital where she got sober, but things get out of control when a suspicious cadaver is delivered. “Not only is the α7S II right for my studio pro…
  4. This Cordless and Compact LED Work Light Can Also Charge Your Phone

    Jalopnik.com - Auto 01.19 / 19:07 jalopnik.com
    This battery-operated LED work light puts out as much light as a 100W halogen, and its removable battery pack can even charge your phone over USB. It’s one of those things you might not use often, but it’s not a bad idea to keep one handy in your garage, just in case. Read mor…
  5. Amazon Patents Way For Autonomous Vehicles To Navigate Lanes In Both Directions

    Jalopnik.com - Auto 01.19 / 19:07 jalopnik.com
    You soon may be able to ask Amazon’s Alexa a question in your car, but if a new patent revealed this week is any indication, the tech behemoth is also working on how to make autonomous vehicles function smoothly.Read m…
  6. Kingdom-Building Survival Game 'Kingdom: New Lands' Coming to iOS and Android January 31st

    Toucharcade.com - Games 01.19 / 19:07 toucharcade.com
    You may recall seeing Raw Fury's Kingdom way back at GDC in March of last year when we went hands-on with an early build of the mobile version. The plan was to release the game on mobile later that summer, but it didn't quite pan out that way. That's not such a bad thing…
  7. Nokia's brand-new smartphone SOLD OUT in ONE MINUTE

    Express-Tech 01.19 / 19:06 express.co.uk
    NEW NOKIA 6 smartphone proves an immediate hit among mobile fans - now will the company bring it to the…
  8. Gigantic heads North as its first major update arrives!

    Thexboxhub.com - Games 01.19 / 19:05 thexboxhub.com
    Enjoying Gigantic? You're about to love it even more as the first major update hits home. The post Gigantic heads North as its first major update arrives! appeared first on…
  1. New Topical Cream Approved for Persistent Redness with Rosacea

    Empr.com - Technology 01.19 / 19:13 empr.com
    Allergan announced that the Food and Drug Adminisration (FDA) has approved Rhofade (oxymetazoline HCl) cream for the topical treatment of persistent facial erythema associated with rosacea in…
  2. Celebrating the Champs: The Storied History of Coke's Commemorative Sports Cans (and Bottles)

    Coca-colacompany.com - Technology 01.19 / 19:10 coca-colacompany.com
    Of the many spoils and accolades Clemson fans enjoyed after the team won college football's national championship – the school’s first in 35 years – with a last-second touchdown, one had a distinctly Coca-Cola flavor. Limited-edition commemorative Coca-Cola cans celebrating the Tigers’ triumph wi…
  3. Mirrorless monster: Thriller film “Cadaver” to be shot entirely with a Sony a7S II

    Imaging-resource.com - Technology 01.19 / 19:09 imaging-resource.com
        Coming to a theater near you this summer, Cadaver - a horror-thriller movie starring Shay Mitchell ("Pretty Little Liars") - will be the first movie shot entirely with a Sony a7S II camera. In Cadaver, disgraced ex-cop and recovering addict Megan Reed (Shay Mitchell) must take a graveyard shift at the morgue in the hospital where she got sober, but things get out of control when a suspicious cadaver is delivered. “Not only is the α7S II right for my studio pro…
  4. Nokia's brand-new smartphone SOLD OUT in ONE MINUTE

    Express-Tech 01.19 / 19:06 express.co.uk
    NEW NOKIA 6 smartphone proves an immediate hit among mobile fans - now will the company bring it to the…
  5. These Simple Tasks Prepare You for Tax Season

    Lifehacker.com - Technology 01.19 / 18:58 lifehacker.com
    It seems early to think about taxes, but the beginning of the year is the best time to get started. April creeps up quickly, after all, and you want to be prepared. Rockstar Finance suggests a few simple tasks to get the ball rolling.Read…
  6. IPhone messenger bug disabling touch screens and buttons

    Kitguru.net - Technology 01.19 / 18:57 kitguru.net
    Remember those iOS text messaging bugs that were floating around a couple of years ago? Well, they appear to still exist as this week, a string of emojis and text was discovered to be causing iPhones to crash. The message only needs to be three characters long but it will temporarily render an iPhone useless…
  7. Ubisoft details Last Stand expansion for The Division

    Kitguru.net - Technology 01.19 / 18:56 kitguru.net
    If you have been keeping up with The Division over the last few months, then you may have noticed that the game has gone through plenty of changes in an effort to get players back into the game. That objective has now been achieved, so today, Ubisoft turned its attention back to future content, giving…
  8. ‘Last Week in Trump’: Newsletter distills the hyper-partisan news to create empathy on both sides

    Geekwire.com - Technology 01.19 / 18:56 geekwire.com
    Sol Villarreal knows a thing or two about socio-political bubbles. He grew up in rural Texas as a religious conservative and voted for George W. Bush before undergoing a “full liberal conversion,” as he puts it. He later became an unlikely campaigner for Barack Obama in 2008 and then a community engagement coordinator for notoriously liberal former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn. RELATED: Shocked by Trump win, Seattle tech vets start news site ‘Presterity,’ using facts to foil new pr…
  1. New hope for children with brain tumors

    News.harvard.edu - Harvard Gazette 01.19 / 19:05 news.harvard.edu
    A new study out of Harvard-affiliated Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center suggests that precision medicine can provide vital care in treatment and diagnosis of pediatric brain t…
  2. Thylacine Had Brain Structure Suited to Predatory Life Style

    Sci-news.com - Science 01.19 / 18:46 sci-news.com
    A duo of researchers from the United States and Australia has used an imaging technique to reconstruct the brain architecture and neural networks of the thylacine (Thylacinus cynocephalus), the most iconic animal of Tasmania. The thylacine, also known as the Tasmanian tiger or the marsupial wolf, was a carnivorous marsupial and the apex predator in…
  3. Rfx2 Stabilizes Foxj1 Binding at Chromatin Loops to Enable Multiciliated Cell Gene Expression

    Plosgenetics.org - Science 01.19 / 18:43 plosgenetics.org
    by Ian K. Quigley, Chris Kintner Cooperative transcription factor binding at cis-regulatory sites in the genome drives robust eukaryotic gene expression, and many such sites must be coordinated to produce coherent transcriptional programs. The transcriptional program leading to motile cilia formation requires members of the DNA-binding forkhead (Fox) and Rfx transcription factor families and these factors co-localize to cilia gene promoters, but it is not clear how…
  4. Matter-antimatter mystery remains unsolved

    Symmetrymagazine.org - Science 01.19 / 18:25 symmetrymagazine.org
    Measuring with high precision, physicists at CERN found a property of antiprotons perfectly mirrored that of protons. There is little wiggle room for disparities between matter and antimatter protons, according to a new study published by the BASE experiment at CERN. Charged matter particles, such as protons and electrons, all have an antimatter counterpart. These antiparticles appear identical in every respect to their matter siblings, but they have an opposite charge…
  5. A View of the Future: Hyperloop Plans to Connect All Europe

    The current average fuel capacity for most trains is between 4,000-5,000 gallons, which only lasts for approximately 1,000 miles It takes a little over an hour to fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco, The same journey with Hyperloop would take half that time The post A View of the Future: Hyperloop Plans to Connect All Europe appeared first on…
  6. The Future of Protein: Here’s How Lab-Grown Meat is Transforming Our Future

    Livestock farming contributes to 14.5 percent of all anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions, meaning 7.1 gigatonnes of carbon dioxide are released from the practice. Lab-grown meat could drastically alter these numbers, especially considering the cost of cultivating meat in a lab has dramatically decreased in the last few years. The post The Future of Protein: Here’s How Lab-Grown Meat is Transforming Our Future appeared first on…
  7. This machine lets your smartphone analyze DNA

    Popular Science - News 01.19 / 17:32 popsci.com
    Health There's an app for that? This $500 device enables a smartphone to identify DNA…
  8. Insecticides mimic melatonin, creating higher risk for diabetes

    ScienceDaily - Science 01.19 / 17:32 sciencedaily.com
    Synthetic chemicals commonly found in insecticides and garden products bind to the receptors that govern our biological clocks researchers have found. …
  1. Kingdom-Building Survival Game 'Kingdom: New Lands' Coming to iOS and Android January 31st

    Toucharcade.com - Games 01.19 / 19:07 toucharcade.com
    You may recall seeing Raw Fury's Kingdom way back at GDC in March of last year when we went hands-on with an early build of the mobile version. The plan was to release the game on mobile later that summer, but it didn't quite pan out that way. That's not such a bad thing…
  2. Gigantic heads North as its first major update arrives!

    Thexboxhub.com - Games 01.19 / 19:05 thexboxhub.com
    Enjoying Gigantic? You're about to love it even more as the first major update hits home. The post Gigantic heads North as its first major update arrives! appeared first on…
  3. Watch Daigo's Ryu parry, out-footsie, and combo his way to victory against highly ranked Street Fighter 5 players

    Eventhubs.com - Games 01.19 / 19:02 eventhubs.com
    Now that we know that BST|Daigo is unhappy with playing Guile for the year 2017, we now know that Daigo is going to stick it out with Ryu. A couple of videos by two different users showcases Daigo's recent training sessions with Ryu against other online players in the ranked mode. Here's an impressive set of parries from Daigo's Ryu that led into this victory. Click image for animated…
  4. XCOM 2’s Long War 2 mod released today

    Pcinvasion.com - Games 01.19 / 18:58 pcinvasion.com
    Long War 2: The Enlongening mod for XCOM 2 has been released today by Pavonis…
  5. Here’s a sneak peek at the Switch’s user interface—and hey, look at those indie games!

    Kotaku.com - Games 01.19 / 18:57 kotaku.com
    Here’s a sneak peek at the Switch’s user interface—and hey, look at those indie games! I will totally replay Cave Story on Switch.Read more…
  6. Path of Exile Coming To Xbox One This Year

    411mania.com - Games 01.19 / 18:48 411mania.com
    In a post on their official website, Grinding Gears Games Limited announced that Path of Exile is coming to the Xbox One this year.…
  7. Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 Getting Retail Release On Xbox One & PS4

    Wegotthiscovered.com - Games 01.19 / 18:40 wegotthiscovered.com
    Ultimate Marvel Vs. Capcom 3 is getting another round of retail releases this year, six years after its original release on Xbox 360 and …
  8. Release: Imperium Galactica II: Alliances

    Gog.com - Games 01.19 / 18:38 gog.com
    4X-ing your way to galactic domination. Imperium Galactica II: Alliances, an ambitious mix of addictive 4X gameplay and hands-on RTS mechanics, is available now, DRM-free on GOG.com with a 20% launch discount! The original Imperium Galactica is also 20% off for a week.There's a scary galaxy waiting for you out there: Deadly secrets, long-dormant technologies, hostile races vying for supremacy. But you've got the means to prevail. Non-stop exploration, intense negotiations, strategic…
  1. This Cordless and Compact LED Work Light Can Also Charge Your Phone

    Jalopnik.com - Auto 01.19 / 19:07 jalopnik.com
    This battery-operated LED work light puts out as much light as a 100W halogen, and its removable battery pack can even charge your phone over USB. It’s one of those things you might not use often, but it’s not a bad idea to keep one handy in your garage, just in case. Read mor…
  2. Amazon Patents Way For Autonomous Vehicles To Navigate Lanes In Both Directions

    Jalopnik.com - Auto 01.19 / 19:07 jalopnik.com
    You soon may be able to ask Amazon’s Alexa a question in your car, but if a new patent revealed this week is any indication, the tech behemoth is also working on how to make autonomous vehicles function smoothly.Read m…
  3. NHTSA closing Tesla Autopilot fatality investigation

    Autoblog.com - Auto 01.19 / 18:58 autoblog.com
    Filed under: Government/Legal,Green,Tesla,Safety,Emerging Technologies,Autonomous,Electric The six-month probe into a fatal crash in Florida has come to an end.Continue reading NHTSA closing Tesla Autopilot fatality investigation NHTSA closing Tesla Autopilot fatality investigation originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:37:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Com…
  4. Here’s What Nissan’s CEO Will Do Before Trump Tweets At Him

    Autoguide.com - Auto 01.19 / 18:46 autoguide.com
    Renault and Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn believes automakers will have to adjust how they do business under Donald Trump's presidency. The post Here’s What Nissan’s CEO Will Do Before Trump Tweets At Him appeared first on AutoGuide.com N…
  5. U.S. ends probe of fatal Tesla crash; no recall

    DetroitNews-Auto 01.19 / 18:44 detroitnews.com
    Tesla will not be fined for fatal accident or forced to disable its autopilot…
  6. Land Rover Launches Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic

    Automotive-fleet.com - Auto 01.19 / 18:39 automotive-fleet.com
    Land Rover's 2017 Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic has arrived as an ultra-luxury SUV with a shorter wheelbase than the Range Rover SVAutobiography. The vehicle will go on sale this month as Range Rover celebrates 30 years of vehicle sales in the…
  7. Average Electricity Prices Are Very Stable Compared To Gasoline Or Diesel

    Insideevs.com - Auto 01.19 / 18:33 insideevs.com
    The US DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy released an interesting comparison of fuel price fluctuations. And as it turns out, electricity pricing is pretty stable, although the chart does reveal some periodic changes in winter vs. summer. On the other hand, gasoline prices could change by upwards …
  8. 3 More States Suspend HOS Regs Due to Severe Winter Weather

    Gobytrucknews.com - Auto 01.19 / 18:18 gobytrucknews.com
    On Jan. 2, Go By Truck reported Montana Gov. Steve Bullock has issued an executive order declaring a state of emergency and temporarily exempting truck drivers from “hours of service” regulations due to harsh winter conditions and an increased short-term demand for propane. With continued extreme winter weather, three more states have followed suit. On Jan. [..…
  1. IBM Wins $62 Million Cloud Contract with U.S. Army

    Talkincloud.com - Internet 01.19 / 19:02 talkincloud.com
    IBM announced this week that it has won a cloud deal with the U.S. Army worth up to $62 million over five years. read…
  2. IDG Contributor Network: Ransomware takes a nasty turn

    Computerworld - News 01.19 / 17:43 computerworld.com
    Another open source database has been targeted for attack. Only this time, paying the ransom isn't even an option. Instead, the perpetrators just destroy the database, sometimes leaving a nasty message before moving on. This makes these attacks a very odd subcategory of “ransomware”. Only weeks after the attacks began on BongoDB, the new attacks were reported by Fidelis Cybersecurity just last week. Fidelis is estimating that 8,000-10,000 installations worldwide might be affected.What …
  3. Nintendo Announces Fire Emblem Heroes for Mobile

    Allfacebook.com - Internet 01.19 / 17:33 allfacebook.com
    The strategy RPG will challenge players to save the Kingdom of Askr from the Emblian Empire by summoning heroes for their teams from different Fire Emblem…
  4. China Oceanwide, IDG Capital to acquire Computerworld-parent IDG

    Computerworld - News 01.19 / 17:06 computerworld.com
    China Oceanwide Holdings Group and China-based IDG Capital have agreed to acquire tech journalism pioneer International Data Group, publisher of Computerworld, PCWorld and hundreds of other tech publications worldwide.Tech analyst firm IDC and venture capital firm IDG Ventures are included in the deal, announced Thursday. The size of the deal was not officially released, although a Wall Street Journal story put the price at less than $1 billion.To read this article in full or to leave …
  5. LinkedIn Overhauls Desktop Site

    Allfacebook.com - Internet 01.19 / 16:19 allfacebook.com
    “Conversations and content” were the key elements of LinkedIn’s overhaul of its desktop exper…
  6. Data Breaches Hit Record in 2016 as DNC, Wendy's Co. Hacked

    Thewhir.com - Internet 01.19 / 16:16 thewhir.com
    Headline-grabbing hacks, with victims ranging from Wendy's Co. to the Democratic National Committee, are increasing despite regulatory scrutiny and more aggressive cyber-security spending. Read…
  7. Developer blames Wegmans for nixing plans for Chick-fil-A

    The Danieles removed Chick-Fil-A from their proposed plans after what they say was pressure from Wegmans about…
  8. IDG Contributor Network: Loneliness: The problem technology elevated but hasn’t yet solved

    Computerworld - News 01.19 / 15:54 computerworld.com
    No person is an island. Back in the 80’s, the thought of 2017 was incomprehensible, at least to me. No one is that forward-thinking, or so I thought, who accurately predicts what life will bring in 30 minutes, let alone 30 some-odd years from now.For all that the internet and accompanying technology has provided, I would suggest it has also taken away a huge chunk of our soul.Yes, we can go online and shop for groceries instead of waiting in line in store checkouts or saying, “excuse m…
  1. Samsung Galaxy S8 images may show us our best early peeks yet

    Slashgear.com - Gadgets 01.19 / 18:57 slashgear.com
    This morning we’ve had what seems to be our clearest look at the Samsung Galaxy S8 thus far – thanks to a few renders from various sources. I want to be up front as possible about the images you’re about to see – most of them are almost certainly renderings of what the device MIGHT look like. That said, it’s … Continue…
  2. Apple iPhone 8 rumors and news

    Digital Trends - Mobile 01.19 / 18:57 digitaltrends.com
    Apple's iPhone 7 isn't even out yet, nor is the iPhone 7S, but we've already heard rumors about the iPhone 8, which is likely to arrive in 2017. Here are all the spec, price, design, feature, launch date, and other rumors for the iPhone 8. The post Apple iPhone 8 rumors and news appeared first on Digital…
  3. The Fizzics Waytap Beer Dispenser turns your home into a bar

    Coolest-gadgets.com - Gadgets 01.19 / 18:53 coolest-gadgets.com
    Having a hobby is good for you. People would go insane if they didn’t have interests outside of work, as it gives them a way to express themselves and indulge in something fun. That might translate to Zumba classes or woodworking for some, but there those in the world who just really love beer. So much so that they can not only tell slight differences in brewing practices, but also…
  4. Research for WSJ raises concern over just how much Google advertises its products on its own ad platform

    9to5google.com - Gadgets 01.19 / 18:46 9to5google.com
    Following the launch of the Pixel, Google embarked on a massive marketing campaign to promote its first wholly-made device. Encompassing print, TV, and online ads, the latter form of marketing is now under scrutiny. According to a Wall Street Journal analysis, ads for Google-made products overwhelmingly took the top spots in Search during the holiday shopping season… more…Filed under: Google Corporate …
  5. How to tell if Wi-Fi Assist is actually using too much iPhone data

    9to5mac.com - Gadgets 01.19 / 18:37 9to5mac.com
    There’s a feature on iPhones called Wi-Fi Assist that is a common source of confusion for a lot of users. Wi-Fi Assist helps your iPhone switch to cellular data with your carrier when your local Wi-Fi is too weak to offer fast enough loading speeds. That sounds risky especially if you have a limited monthly data cap, but most people shouldn’t have to worry about turning Wi-Fi Assist off. Here’s how to check and understand how much data Wi-Fi Assist is actually using. …
  6. Deals of the Day (1-19-2017)

    Liliputing.com - Gadgets 01.19 / 18:33 liliputing.com
    Newegg is running one of the best deals I’ve seen for a convertible notebook/tablet computer with high-end specs. For $769 you can pick up an HP Envy 13 with a 360-degree hinge, a 3200 x 1800 pixel touchscreen display, 16GB of RAM, 256GB of PCIe storage, and a Core i7-7500U Kaby Lake processor. The laptop measures 0.6 inches thick and weighs 3.2 pounds. It has a backlit keyboard and features a USB 3.1 Type-C port, a USB 3.1 port, HDMI output, and a headset jack, among other …
  7. Apple Announces Update to Apple News Format, Major Revision to Design Tutorial

    Iclarified.com - Gadgets 01.19 / 18:32 iclarified.com
    Apple has announced an update to its Apple News Format and a major revision to the Design Tutorial that helps you create articles to showcase your content on Apple News.Apple News Format now includes the following new features:● List Item Style for HTML Formatting: You can now use bullets, numbers, letters, roman numerals, or custom characters in HTML formatted lists. The new listItemStyle Text Style property describes the style for list items using HTML formatting.● Automatic MREC Pla…
  8. Samsung reveals all of its phones and tablets that will receive the Android Nougat update

    Phonearena.com - Gadgets 01.19 / 18:23 phonearena.com
    Samsung revealed today which of its mobile devices will be receiving the Nougat build of Android. These models include the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, which actually started to receive the update prior to the official roll out date of January 17th . Also on the list is the Samsung Galaxy S6, Samsung Galaxy S6 edge, Samsung Galaxy 6 edge+, Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (LTE, unlocked), Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S Pen, Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (LTE, unlocked),…