(Cardiff University) Researchers at Cardiff University have found a way to boost the cancer-destroying ability of the immune system's T-cells, offering new hope in the fight against a wide range of cancers.
FEATURE: Launching a new gadget in this era of consumer electronics is both seductive and scary. While the changing economics of manufacturing and the explosion of connectivity has created a massive opportunity for hardware startups, tech giants have come stampeding into the market with big budgets and ambitious plans. Amid this groundswell of startups on one […]
SPONSORED: Presented by Intel When Realmforge Studios and publisher Kalypso Media Digital launched Dungeons in 2011, the sim quickly became a victim of expectations. After years of hoping for a spiritual successor to Bullfrog’s much-loved Dungeon Keeper series, people latched onto this new dungeon sim, thinking it might be the cure for their itch. But that […]
... By sailing to the New World, they hoped to re-create the English village life they so dearly missed while remaining beyond the meddlesome reach of King James and his bishops. It was a stunningly audacious proposition. With the exception...Show More Summary
A really fun opening match! WWE Survivor Series 2017 started off well, with The Shield defeating The New Day in an energetic, fast-paced opener. This match was just about everything people were hoping for when it came together. ThisShow More Summary
via Dilbert Here are some of the posts that caught my eye recently. Hope you find something interesting. Lighter Links: Building A.I. that Can Build A.I. (New York Times) North Korea's Nuclear Test Site Is 'A Wasteland with Deformed Babies'....
A new report shows a surprising amount of Americans plan for the most expensive gift they buy this year to cost less than $50.
Where Politics Can’t Stop Us A funny thing happened on the way to isolationism. Some in the business believe there’s new interest in work from other languages. I’m hopeful that some of what’s lost in the dynamics of vulgar nationalism can be found in translation. Threatened with the un-American idea that we shouldn’t have people […]
Joe Biden made an appearance at the Miami Book Fair on Saturday and discussed his new book, “Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose.” Read more...
Against all odds, the Terminator franchise is being kept alive thanks to producer James Cameron. The crippled sci-fi film series now has a home at 20th Century Fox, and Cameron is hoping to spark the beginning of a new Terminator trilogy,...Show More Summary
The ACT Ambulance Service’s new Chief Officer is very hopeful of a new station being established in Civic, warning that it may be a case of now or never as the City faces a burst of development and population increase. Howard Wren, who was appointed last week, said a feasibility study for a City ambulance […]
New research casts doubt on a gene-editing strategy that scientists had hoped to use against invasive species and epidemic diseases.
Ubisoft released some new information on Far Cry 5 via their developer blog. Unlike previous Far Cry games, Far Cry 5 is set in Hope County, Montana. Check Out the Far Cry 5 ‘Recreating Montana’ Video: In the past, the developer used secondary source information to create a video game world from sources like the...
Danish startup Artland is building a social marketplace for the art world and its key players: Galleries and professional collectors, while also hoping an app-based approach helps onboard a new generation of art buyers. Read More
Mauricio Pochettino included eight 16-year-olds during Tottenham’s training session on Wednesday. The Argentine handed them a “fantastic experience” which he hopes will enhance their development. Pochettino has insisted that he will try to hand English players more opportunities as he attempts to bring even further success to North London. Show More Summary
Lonzo Ball is not necessarily tearing it up on the basketball court for the Los Angeles Lakers. Ball is hopeful that a sudden change equals change in his production. The Los Angeles Lakers rookie is showcasing a new look. According to ESPN, Lonzo Ball is donning a new haircut these days. Show More Summary
This is probably not the impression they were hoping to make.
There’s a glimpse of hope in new media as Axios just raised $20 million less than a year after its launch, the Wall Street Journal reported. The company already had a pretty big list of investors, and most of the startup’s existing investors are putting more money into Axios. Show More Summary
Nov 17 (Reuters) - Former world number one Angelique Kerber is hoping to bounce back from a disappointing campaign with the announcement that Belgian Wim Fisette will replace Torben Beltz as her coach in 2018, the German said on Thursday.
North Korea’s Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho and his delegation will be traveling to Cuba, in hopes of revamping international support amid sanctions and widespread condemnation of Pyongyang’s nuclear missile tests.