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Low-Fat vs. Low-Carb: A New Study Puts Them to the Test

The Nutrition Science Initiative was co-founded by Gary Taubes, one of the leading advocates of a low-carb/low-sugar diet. He argues that sugar is the real enemy in the American diet, not fat. I’ve been intrigued by this for a long time, and recently NSI teamed up with Stanford University and the National Institutes of Health to […]

São Paulo Military Police Glock G22 Gen5 initial test setback

Following the recent arrival in Brazil of test samples of the.40 S&W Glock Gen5 pistol that emerged as the winner of a competition to supply 5,000 units to PMESP – Polícia Militar do Estado de São Paulo (São Paulo State Military Police),...Show More Summary

Curler Fails Drug Test, Reviving Russian Olympic Doping Scandal

Russia was initially banned from competing in this year’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang after investigators found its athletes had participated in an elaborate government-run doping scheme during the Sochi Winter Olympics. However, the International Olympic Committee ultimately relented, inviting 169 Russian athletes to compete at the games as “Olympic Athletes ... More »

Small Hands/Small Infrastructure

The initial response to Trump’s infrastructure plan has been justifiably critical.  Jennifer Rubin, my favorite conservative columnist, says the plan doesn’t pass the straight-face test.  A good deal of it is designed to encourage privatization of infrastructure or to eliminate environmental safeguards for new projects.  I want to focus on a different aspect of the […]

UK Police Roll Out Handheld Device To Fingerprint Migrants In Under A Minute

UK police are testing two hundred and fifty handheld devices which can fingerprint unknown persons and compare them to a database of 12 million records in under a minute (instead of an hour). Assuming the initial test goes off without...Show More Summary

It Used To Mean Something To Become A Marine Corps Infantry Officer

Marine Corps Times: In a slight change to the grueling initial stage of the 13-week Infantry Officer Course, Marines will no longer be required to pass the Combat Endurance Test to move on. The Corps has come under criticism for what some have claimed to be unnecessarily high standards to graduate from the course. To […]

A Comprehensive Guide To User Experience Design

(This is a sponsored article.) Having undertaken initial user research and analyzed your research findings, the next phase of the design process is to apply what you’ve learned by developing a series of designs to test your assumptions. Show More Summary

IndyCar's windscreen tests get initial thumbs-up

IndyCar’s windscreen prototype made its on-track debut Thursday and it came away with mostly positive reviews.        

Twitter’s 280 character limit increased engagement without increasing the average tweet length

After some initial testing, Twitter late last year officially upped the character limit on tweets from 140 characters to 280. In one fell swoop, Twitter changed the most defining feature of the service: brevity. Twitter's decision, as...Show More Summary

Israel: DNA tests may provide answers on missing babies

Gene-testing initiatives promise to shed light on what happened to thousands of babies taken from parents in the 1950s.

SpaceX Launches World's Biggest Rocket

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. successfully launched the Falcon Heavy rocket on its initial test flight, marking another historic coup for founder Elon Musk.

PS4 firmware 5.50 new features include library UI updates, Supersampling Mode, custom wallpapers, more

Those in the PS4 firmware beta programme will get their hands on firmware update 5.50 today, and there’s a lot that needs testing. PS4 firmware 5.50, codenamed KEIJI, is the next major update for the console, and was initially announced back in January when Sony began taking sign-ups. Show More Summary

Tested: Black Diamond's Momentum Climbing Shoes

When Black Diamond released its first-ever batch of climbing shoes, only a third of the initial line was marketed to women

Initial developer tests of ARKit 1.5 show off impressive vertical surface, image detection

Developers have been testing out Apple's ARKit 1.5 since the refreshed augmented reality platform saw release with iOS 11.3 beta last week, and a few early projects offer a glimpse into the technology's ability to detect vertical surfaces, images and more.

Post Hyperlocal News Stories to Google With New ‘Bulletin’ App by @MattGSouthern

Google is in the initial testing stages of a new app called Bulletin, which allows users to publish hyperlocal news. The post Post Hyperlocal News Stories to Google With New ‘Bulletin’ App by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.

Rainforest QA rakes in $25 million Series B to expand on-demand software testing biz

Rainforest QA, an on-demand software QA service, announced a $25 million Series B investment today. Silicon Valley Bank, Bessemer Venture Partners, Sutter Hill Capital, Rincon Ventures and Initialized Capital all participated in the round. Show More Summary

US tests nuclear power system to sustain astronauts on Mars

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Initial tests in Nevada on a compact nuclear power system designed to sustain a long-duration NASA human mission on the inhospitable surface of Mars have been successful and a full-power run is scheduled for March, officials said on Thursday. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

GREECE to Test the ADCOR Defense Adcor A-556 Elite Rifle

According to a Greek website called Via Diplomacy, the Hellenic Armed Forces will test the Adcor Defence Adcor A-556 Elite rifles to evaluate the possibility of adoption. They have signed an initial agreement with Adcor Defense and Hellenic...Show More Summary

SpaceX, Boeing questioned about safety

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Boeing and SpaceX plan initial test flights this year of new spacecraft designed to carry astronauts

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