Mass Production of 16 Gb GDDR6 Started by Samsung

These new chips will be adopted by major players involved in the production of next-generation graphics cards and gaming devices, with applications also in automotive, network, and AI systems. "With all of its improvements in density, performance and... More..

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Flu May Be Spread By Just Breathing
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Flu May Be Spread By Just Breathing

The new details about how flu spreads-a topic that in the past has stirred up scientific controversy over which size of respiratory droplets can carry the viruses-come as the United States and other countries b...More..

Researchers develop blood test that can detect early-stage cancer
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Researchers develop blood test that can detect early-stage cancer

But the PSA looks only for one kind; CancerSEEK looks looks for eight, and will also look for small pieces of DNA floating around in a person's blood. "So hopefully, eventually this will be a few hundred doll...More..

If a Shutdown Happens, McConnell Has a Plan
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

If a Shutdown Happens, McConnell Has a Plan

In 2013, then-President Barack Obama signed a bill to pay the military during shutdown. Mail delivery , the issuance of Social Security checks and Medicare reimbursements will remain intact. Law.com spok...More..

Jimmy John's stopping sprouts after 7 salmonella cases
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Jimmy John's stopping sprouts after 7 salmonella cases

Two of the cases have affected IL residents who fell ill on December 20 and December 26. Investigators with the state health department along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food a...More..

Absolutely No Parking on South Broad Street for the Eagles Game
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Absolutely No Parking on South Broad Street for the Eagles Game

A win over the Eagles would not only clinch a trip to the Super Bowl , but it would also be the Vikings' first playoff victory against Philadelphia in four tries. Can Keenum be productive against the Eag...More..

AFDB approves third $500 mln tranche in support for Egypt's reform program
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

AFDB approves third $500 mln tranche in support for Egypt's reform program

The report emphasises the need to develop Africa's infrastructure, and recommends new strategies and innovative financing instruments for countries to consider, depending on levels of development and specific c...More..

We Will Beat Nigeria At CHAN 2018, Says Libya Coach
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

We Will Beat Nigeria At CHAN 2018, Says Libya Coach

The CHAN trophy is the only elusive major trophy for Nigeria in Africa. Faleye capitalised on the ball-watching Libyan defence before putting the ball past Muhammad to give Nigeria a 1-0 victory. However, whe...More..

Keepin' It Reel:
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Keepin' It Reel: "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"

Dubbed the "De-Feminized" or "chauvinist" cut, it's a silly, sexist spin on Rian Johnson's sequel, and the director has already taken to Twitter to poke fun at what is, essentially, an incoherent fan flick ...More..

Millennials are stuck in adolescence until the age of 24, experts reveal
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Millennials are stuck in adolescence until the age of 24, experts reveal

Furthermore, puberty - which is initiated by the release of hormonal signals from the brain - is now happening earlier in many more affluent countries as a result of improved health and nutrition. Other biologi...More..

Bikram yoga does not have to be hot to benefit health
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Bikram yoga does not have to be hot to benefit health

That said, it should be reiterated that the study was concerned primarily with vascular health. However, hot yoga was no better for this than doing it at room temperature. The researchers noted that Bikram yo...More..

5-foot tapeworm wiggled out of sushi lover's intestines, doctor says
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

5-foot tapeworm wiggled out of sushi lover's intestines, doctor says

The parasites can be found in different types of fish that haven't been flash frozen to kill the worms. After treating the man with deworming medication used in humans and dogs, Bahn measured the tapeworm and...More..

Russian Federation not going to join Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - Lavrov
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Russian Federation not going to join Treaty on Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons - Lavrov

However, the deal's other signatories - the UK, France, Russia, China, and Germany - have hailed it as a diplomatic triumph and a pillar of regional and global diplomacy. "If the deal is put aside and Iran is t...More..

Trump's Physical Exam Inadvertently Sparks #Girther Movement
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump's Physical Exam Inadvertently Sparks #Girther Movement

A usually routine affair, there has been a lot of interest over Trump's first presidential medical exam. He said on Wednesday that the most alarming fact is that the president's LDL levels remain above 140 ev...More..

US Air Force's New Missile-Warning Satellite Launching Tonight
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

US Air Force's New Missile-Warning Satellite Launching Tonight

The payload includes GEO-4, the fourth satellite in the Space-Based Infrared System, or SBIRS. This evening, an Atlas V rocket will launch another satellite for the USA military - one aimed at giving advanc...More..

Surveillance shows arrests of parents in Southern California torture case
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Surveillance shows arrests of parents in Southern California torture case

When Sheriff's deputies arrived, they gave food and water to the children, who said they were "starving". "Deputies located what they believed to be 12 children inside the house but were shocked to discover...More..

New blood test could help detect eight common cancers before they spread
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

New blood test could help detect eight common cancers before they spread

Broad application of the test is still some years away but the research team is now embarking upon a large-scale study that will involve over 10,000 healthy subjects. "We're anticipating pretty much everyone ...More..

Joint Olympic march will give N Korea a 'taste of freedom'
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Joint Olympic march will give N Korea a 'taste of freedom'

Speaking at an event at Stanford University in California, Tillerson said that South Korean President Moon Jae-in attributed North Korea's willingness to talk to the pressure felt by the sanctions. "What they...More..

Repeated head hits may cause CTE
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Repeated head hits may cause CTE

Ann McKee , chief of Neuropathology at Boston VA Healthcare System and the director of BU's CTE Center, said of the latest study, which she co-authored with Dr. "The concussions we see on the ballfield or the...More..

Minnesota Unemployment At Lowest Level Since 2000
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Minnesota Unemployment At Lowest Level Since 2000

Bill Haslam and the Tennessee Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development, the state experienced a huge boost in job growth past year. The U.S. unemployment rate stood at 4.1 percent for December. The state's l...More..