German scientists have found a way to predict a person's risk of developing type 1 diabetes, their study has been published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The American Diabetes Association estimates there are over 3 million Americans living with type 1 diabetes, while Diabetes UK says that are about 300,000 in the UK. Show More Summary
Continuing in last year's tradition, here are seven amazing young entrepreneurs who are following their dreams in the fields of fashion, media and entertainment, personal and professional development, philanthropy, and fitness.
Last night CBS' Investigative Reporter Sharyl Attkisson went on the O'Reilly Factor to discuss the latest developments with her strange personal...
jQuery is definitely a great tool when it comes to front-end web development. Today, I'm sharing with you a bunch of super useful jQuery snippets from my personal favorites.
I love personal development, but it kinda poisons our minds. Don’t get me wrong, some of the biggest shifts and growth in my life happened because of a seminar attended, a book read or a coach consulted. That stuff really does work – if you work it. Nevertheless, personal development will suck the happiness out [...]
Attending a conference isn't all about personal and career development. Here's what else employees should be doing. Since there are so many high-quality conferences and events put on each year, you really need to think about which ones you should go to and what you'll get out of them by attending. Show More Summary
About a decade ago, Piano started developing plans for a minimalist home. He had been interested in the concept since his student days, and he began doing the work on spec, without a specific client. That concept ultimately developed into Diogene, a two-meter-by-two-meter
MLB fans develop unique criteria for determining their favorite ballplayers, but certain current stars meet everyone's standards. Players' personal characteristics and on-field accomplishments resonate with a large chunk of the baseball-loving population, earning these athletes recognition on the following team. Show More Summary
Business is business until becomes personal. For Google, it's more important that they help to slow the expansion of child pornography on the web than to have an edge over their competitors, so they're sharing. The search giant has access to billions of pictures on the world wide web. Show More Summary
The flying bike is a mostly real thing. Mostly in that it actually flies – but not with a real person. Here is the developer’s site (Duratec) and a good review from Mashable where they add that the whole thing...
Elastic Path has raised an $8 million debt round to fuel the development of its "commerce everywhere," API -- a hypermedia platform that abstracts backend complexity for the front-end developer and business person. Wellington Financial out of Toronto provided the financing. Elastic Path has traditionally served as an e-commerce company. Show More Summary
The tough economy in the wake of the “Great Recession” has made giving tough for many. Add to this the seemingly constant news reports of scam charities ripping off donors, and the joy of giving is practically stolen. I’m creating a guide currently called “Developing Your Personal Giving Strategy” to help you and your donors [...]Show More Summary
This flying bike is a prototype developed by a consortium of three Czech companies. That's not a real person flying the bike, that's a test dummy. YouTube link The Presurfer
Wouldn't it be nice if we developed strong, healthy bonds with every member of our family? Stop laughing -- it could happen. Maybe. Cats are definitely family members and, like with human relationships, personalities come into play. Sometimes it takes some thought and patience to cultivate a connection. Show More Summary
Federal investigators appear to have opened a new front in their probe of campaign finance matters in the District. Two persons familiar with the matter who spoke on the condition of anonymity due to its sensitivity said prosecutors have issued subpoenas … Continue reading ?
During its I/O developer conference, Google quietly introduced a massively improved version of its photo search feature in Google+, which now uses advanced computer vision to let you search your personal photos. The company didn't make a big deal about this tool, but it works extremely well. Show More Summary
Imagine walking into a new room and, like Harry Potter, being able to control all the devices in there with a few gestures. But (because you are a Muggle) instead of a wand, you use your smartphone. Developed by Qualcomm, AllJoyn isShow More Summary
Back in 2010 SundaySky raised $9 million in a series B to develop its technology capable of extracting content from any website and molding it into videos created on-the-fly. This enables consumer brands to engage people with personalized, real-time video. Show More Summary
Argos Therapeutics Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of fully personalized immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases using its Arcelis™ technology platform, has...Show More Summary
An incredible tech demo developed by Quantic Dream, running entirely in real-time on Sony PS4 hardware. We saw it up close and personal, and they zoomed and moved around in the scene to prove it to us. Best watched in 1080p. Link