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Toyotas hydrogen-powered Mirai goes on sale in Japan
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   posted 1 day ago:
The Mirai can travel 650 km on a full tank of hydrogen. Toyota describes it as the “ultimate eco-car.” It runs on electricity produced by mixing hydrogen fuel and oxygen in the air, only emitting...

Memristors spell end of Big Software, Hardware
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   18 comments, latest 5 days ago:
John Bailo says bob2356 says Sounds more like an urban legend to me. I did moonlighting as a night operator in various data centers from 78-85 and only saw one punch card machine the whole...

Turning cancer into a chronic disease
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080   1 comment, latest 6 days ago:
Heraclitusstudent says Curing it is not a worthy goal. Turning it into a chronic cash cow is the holy grail of cancer startups.

Has the Time Finally Come for California's Hydrogen Highway?
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   posted 6 days ago:
California officials yesterday opened the newest stop in their network of hydrogen fueling stations and another chapter in the state's long-running pursuit of hydrogen-fueled vehicles. http://www.scientificamerican.

Win-DOH!s 9 trying to make nice.
By CaptainShuddup  7 comments, latest 1 week ago:
HydroCabron says By the way, Breath, Windows 9 doesn't exist. It's Windows 10. August called - they want their article back. HELP! I CAN'T BREATH!

Japan Promotes Home Fuel Cell on Path to Hydrogen Society
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   10 comments, latest 1 week ago:
bob2356 says EBGuy says HC said: I'm still not seeing the efficiency here, if they're 70% less efficient than batteries at storing electricity. Nobody's storing hydrogen. According to Panasonic "primary energy consumption [is reduced] by...

Cancer genome now available on Blackberry
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080   posted 1 week ago:
http://www.toptechnews.com/art Are usernames and passwords soon to be a thing of the past? If advances in authentication proceed at their recent pace, they might be. An industry group has published standards for more-secure alternatives.

Machines shooting long-range laser beams to scare birds away replace scarecrows
By zzyzzx in Baltimore MD 21230   7 comments, latest 1 week ago:
Dan8267 says zzyzzx says Machines shooting long-range laser beams to scare birds away replace scarecrows Finally, I can shoot birds with lasers like god intended.

Got Lollipop (Android 5) yesterday OTA
By jvolstad in San Antonio TX 78256   5 comments, latest 1 week ago:
CaptainShuddup says Did it make your dual core processor phone 64bit, and enable the 24bit audio? I read at one point, that the hardware on Samsung S4 and S5 is already capable of 64bit processing...

Another positive cancer immunotherapy report
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080   posted 1 week ago:
http://www.wsj.com/articles/tw

There will soon be a cloud to give us more brain power
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080   4 comments, latest 1 week ago:
The Professor says tovarichpeter says people will soon be able to augment their brain power by using the cloud Isn't that already here and isn't it called Google?

Organovo Yale collaborate on 3-D printing of human liver
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080   posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.bbc.com/news/health A drug which makes a wide range of cancers more vulnerable to the body's immune system is "exciting" and may mark a new era, say doctors. It strips cancer cells of the "camouflage" they...

Immunotherapy: big breakthrough in cancer treatment
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080   posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.bbc.com/news/health A drug which makes a wide range of cancers more vulnerable to the body's immune system is "exciting" and may mark a new era, say doctors. It strips cancer cells of the "camouflage" they...

The lure of junk food
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine In the new study, participants who self-reported they were nutritionally knowledgeable, but who didn't have healthy eating habits, reacted more positively to images of "junk food" than images of healthy food.

Fire ant scourge? Heres a cure: Poison frogs
By tvgnus  2 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
Ceffer says Another Florida perk. Ants in your pants. The little ones in No. California can't lift your house off it foundations and carry it away like the ones in Florida.

If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with cancer
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080   6 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
tovarichpeter says Courios2 I have proposed a liver transplant to my son who is looking into it. sbh Thank you.

Toyota has 200 orders for 2016 Mirai hydrogen fuel cell car
By John Bailo in Kent WA 98030   posted 2 weeks ago:
Toyota built 500 Lexus LFA supercars between 2010 and 2012 in what Automotive News has called a "secretive workshop." The automaker has been wondering what to do with that production line since the last LFA...

It is OK to pee in the ocean
By Dan8267 in Boca Raton FL 33433   14 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
marcus says But is it okay to comment on Patrick.net ?

The last medical breakthrough is coming
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080   6 comments, latest 2 weeks ago:
Howdy There says Heraclitusstudent says Really? No other creative ways to die outside disease and accidents? My plan is parachute accident. Pretty specific, but I can make it happen when the "old grey matter ain't...

The cool cucumber: Bitter but good medicine
By tvgnus  posted 2 weeks ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine Wild cucumbers have potential to treat cancer and diabetes •  You just chomp on a cucumber leaf of fruit and your tongue gives you the readout Unlike their tamed, docile domesticated cousins, wild cucumbers...

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