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Research Nobel Prize in Medicine 2017 won by 'biological clock' scientists
Author: 0 Nobel Prize in Medicine 2017 won by 'biological clock' scientists

The Nobel Prize winners work was pivotal, because the misalignment between a person's lifestyle and the rhythm dictated by an inner timekeeper could affect well-being and over time contribute to the risks for various diseases, for example disruption to our clocks when someone travels across a number of time zones results in jet lag .

Research Roku 4K Streaming Stick Launched
Author: 0 Roku 4K Streaming Stick Launched

It'll also point you towards 4K HDR content. It brings voice control to Roku TVs. Roku's Streaming Stick offers most of the same features as the Express, with the exception that it comes with dual-band Wi-Fi, has a more compact design that can be easily hidden, and costs more at $49.

Research Google ends policy allowing access to paywall content
Author: 0 Google ends policy allowing access to paywall content

The new step is part of a package of measures meant to make it... By the end of this era, it will be the publishers' choice to allow as many free articles as they wish to and there are no more hidden terms and conditions that may increase the quantity of content on Google but result in a declining quality.

Research Assassin's Creed Origins
Author: 0 Assassin's Creed Origins "Discovery Tour" Trades Combat for Teaching

Called " Discovery Tour ", the free roam mode is slated to be incorporated into the title after a few months post-launch, with an anticipated release date of sometime in 2018. Thankfully, Ubisoft will take the pressure off for Assassin's Creed Origins players. Some of the subjects that players can explore in the " Discovery Tour " mode include Egypt's Great Pyramids, the ancient figure Cleopatra, and the process of mummification.

Research The new iPhone found a new problem
Author: 0 The new iPhone found a new problem

Apparently, some iPhone 8 Plus handsets are splitting open along the sides, which is not something you'd expect from a £799 smartphone . The owner said the device cracked open when it was charging, according to Taiwanese media. However, it's entirely possible that these alleged iPhone 8 Plus issues are very infrequent, and Apple customer support is generally good at resolving such issues for customers on a case-by-case basis.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Spotted running on Android Oreo

OnePlus has already announced that apart from OnePlus 5, OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T will also be upgraded to Oreo. While it doesn't necessarily indicate anything specific about an Android Oreo release, it does show that an update does exist for the OnePlus 5 and it's a matter of time before it is released to the public.

Research Red Dead Redemption 2 gets second trailer
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 gets second trailer

This means that, despite the "2" in its name, Red Dead Redemption 2 is a prequel. Red Dead Redemption 2 will be arriving on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 during the spring of 2018. Furthermore, the trailer showed some new weapons, which includes a bow and arrow and dual guns. Overall this trailer looks fantastic and we can't wait to get our hands on the game itself! Coming off the game's reveal trailer from a year ago, Red Dead Redemption 2 got a brand new trailer earlier this week to ...

Research Julia Louis-Dreyfus Revealed she has Breast Cancer
Author: 0 Julia Louis-Dreyfus Revealed she has Breast Cancer

Read the full LA Times article . "We Veeps stick together", Biden tweeted, along with a photo of the two of them from the parody video they filmed for the 2014 White House Correspondents Dinner . Her eight overall Emmy wins is tied with Cloris Leachman for most by a singular performer. In a press release she stated that she had breast cancer and has advocated for better support of patients in need in the United States.

Research Cubs superfan Bill Murray could land his dream role
Author: 0 Cubs superfan Bill Murray could land his dream role

Of course, if Murray, a part-time Charleston resident and part owner of the Charleston RiverDogs, lands the role of Maddon that leaves one obvious question. "Second, it's very flattering if it's true". Here's an idea: Maybe Maddon could play him. Murray even wound up in the Cubs' locker room interviewing players and team president Theo Epstein after Chicago won Game 7 of the World Series against Cleveland.

Research IL governor 'done' after signing abortion bill
Author: 0 IL governor 'done' after signing abortion bill

Rauner's announcement. As for Rauner's plans, he has not formally declared that he is running for reelection, but his campaign spokeswoman said he is circulating petitions and has every intention to do so. Republican state lawmakers from throughout Kendall County heaped scorn on Rauner, while Democratic lawmakers praised the decision. That is a hard position for any Republican to occupy, even in abortion-friendly, Democratic-dominated states such as IL.

Research PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Developer Bluehole Changes its Name
Author: 0 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Developer Bluehole Changes its Name

It has been announced that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , more commonly knows as PUBG , is getting its own company. The developers at Bluehole Inc. Woonghee Cho, former CEO of Maui Games and Neowiz's previous head of business development, joins the team as well to further accelerate the outfit's business development efforts and global operations management.

Research YouTube Changes Rules Regarding Videos With External Links
Author: 0 YouTube Changes Rules Regarding Videos With External Links

Nintendo has recently updated their Nintendo Creators Program include conditions for live streaming Nintendo content. Though, as that same page points out, this means YouTubers will receive 10 percent less revenue per registered video since the advertisement revenue share is 70 percent for registered channels and only 60 percent for individual videos.

Research Nintendo will close its Wii Shop Channel in 2019
Author: 0 Nintendo will close its Wii Shop Channel in 2019

When that happens, removing WiiWare and VC content from your console will delete it permanently. Firstly, on March 27th 2018, players will lose the ability to add credit to their Wii Shop balance. The Wii Shop Channel has been open for business since December 2006, so it's definitely a bit of a somber time for Nintendo fans, even though we've known the console was dying for some time now.

Research Say hello to the C64 Mini, everyone. Ain't it cute?
Author: 0 Say hello to the C64 Mini, everyone. Ain't it cute?

Similarly to the recent SNES Mini and the Ataribox, the Commodore 64 is coming back, as the fully licensed C64 Mini at the hands of Retro Games. You see, kids, back in the dark ages games were so scarce that we often had to program our own.

Research ThinkGeek will have the SNES Classic Edition available on September 29
Author: 0 ThinkGeek will have the SNES Classic Edition available on September 29

But more are on the way. The SNES Classic has been released today. Below, we've compiled a selection of SNES Classic reviews from around the internet. As predicted, it still was not enough to satisfy demand and not everyone got a SNES Classic today. Retailers like ThinkGeek and B&H Photo Video are also selling the SNES Classic Edition , though it's unknown how many units they might have available.

Research Troll your Blizzard buddies with the free Battle.net app, out now
Author: 0 Troll your Blizzard buddies with the free Battle.net app, out now

Upon logging in, you'll be able to send and receive friend requests, find users via their Battletag or email address, text chat, and see what your buddies are playing. It's worth noting that this is not the first time Blizzard has allowed smartphone users to interact with other players from their mobile devices. Currently, the Blizzard Battle.net app is separate from the Blizzard Mobile Authenticator, I would expect these app's to merge and mirror Steam's mobile app over time.

Research Toyota to invest $373.8m in five plants
Author: 0 Toyota to invest $373.8m in five plants

According to the automaker, Toyota will modify its plant in Jackson, Tennessee to accommodate production of vehicle transmissions while its Huntsville, Alabama plant will undergo an upgrade enabling it to build engines complementing its strategy.

Research Senate Dems take to floor to rally against FCC chairman
Author: 0 Senate Dems take to floor to rally against FCC chairman

Apple is yet to respond to FCC's request, but it'll be quite interesting to see if the company decides to enable the FM chips on its iPhones after all these years. The news comes after new pressure from the National Association of Broadcasters. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.), ranking member of the Senate Commerce Committee, said that Pai's actions during his tenure as chairman have been "paving the way for a massive consolidation among radio and TV broadcast stations".

Research Nokia 3310 with 3G connectivity, improved UI launched: Specifications, features
Author: 0 Nokia 3310 with 3G connectivity, improved UI launched: Specifications, features

There is still a lot of love out there for the Nokia 3310. HMD without a doubt did an excellent job by launching a modern version of the Nokia 3310, but the handset has been criticised for lacking 3G connectivity . Juho Sarvikas, Chief Product Officer, HMD Global recently tweeted about this 3G variant of the phone via official Twitter handle. The global average price of the Nokia 3310 3G will reportedly be around €69.

Research A new gravitational wave detector called Virgo just made a major breakthrough
Author: 0 A new gravitational wave detector called Virgo just made a major breakthrough

A team of global scientists, including a group from LSU, announced Wednesday another monumental discovery involving gravitational waves and black holes. The location of the black holes in the night skies is visualized in this map. Pinpointing where these gravitational waves came from is a challenging task, notes Adrian Cho for Science .

Research Google Offers To Treat Shopping Rivals Equally
Author: 0 Google Offers To Treat Shopping Rivals Equally

The remedy by Google invites other comparison services to auction for display space on Google search results. Under Google's proposal, the company will make changes to its advertising panel at the top of the search results, giving competitors the opportunity to bid for all 10 available slots.

Research Google Pixel 2: Everything You Should Expect
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2: Everything You Should Expect

Considering that Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are ready to be unveiled during next month, Google is trying to cut off its ties with the Nexus brand. Other than that, we will also be getting a new portrait mode in the phone as mentioned in the thread about the Google Camera app.

Research Man Utd must win Premier League before thinking of Champions League
Author: 0 Man Utd must win Premier League before thinking of Champions League

And their Champions League exploits have yet to hamper their league form this season, winning five of their opening six games to sit top of the table alongside Manchester City . Each of United's European away assignments are on Wednesday nights, starting with the match against CSKA Moscow in the Russian capital, and followed by 3pm Saturday kick-offs.

Research Kids (and Twins) May Want to Pass on iPhone X Face ID
Author: 0 Kids (and Twins) May Want to Pass on iPhone X Face ID

It's not the first time that a new tech introduced by Apple would enter with a snag in the supply chain, but Tim Cook and gang usually manage to solve the constraints in the span of few weeks, so hopefully that will be the case with their biggest bet in years - the iPhone X - too.

Research New Firefox Quantum Browser Gets Official
Author: 0 New Firefox Quantum Browser Gets Official

It also performs better when you compare it with Google Chrome . For example, we've transformed Firefox to run using multiple processes, striking the "just right" balance between speed and memory usage . It also introduces a new look to menus, square tabs, a Library button that is a home for bookmarks, downloads, history, saved Pocket articles, and so forth.

Research Is Facebook Conspiring With NYT And Washington Post Against Donald Trump?
Author: 0 Is Facebook Conspiring With NYT And Washington Post Against Donald Trump?

U.S. Representative Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, which is among those investigating Russia's role, said he expected to have the ads by next week and that they should be made public. Facebook also found about 2,000 ads run by accounts that were registered through American internet addresses. The letters from Smith follow a July 29 request he and Republican Randy Weber of Texas sent to Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin seeking an investigation into ...

Research Senate GOP kills health care bill, ending Obamacare repeal quest
Author: 0 Senate GOP kills health care bill, ending Obamacare repeal quest

Sen. Lindsey Graham offered a eulogy for the GOP's Obamacare repeal effort on Tuesday, but seized on one bright spot as a reason not to give up after a parade of health care disappointments. Some lawmakers were even pushing to tackle health care and taxes - a pair of "unbelievably complex" subjects, as the president once noted - simultaneously.