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Scientists succeed at Brain to Brain Telepathic Communication

Scientists at the University of Washington’s Institute of Learning and Brain Sciences have now made it possible for humans to transmit thoughts from one brain to another using the Internet. Scientists were able to achieve this by arranging a question and answer game session between two participants. The brain interface utilized in the experiment was very simple. It works by ...

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Facebook revamps Notes; resembles blogging platform

Facebook, Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has rolled out a much-needed update to its Notes features, making it more customizable. Users can now add cover photos, add captions and format text into headers, quotes or bullets. Facebook announced the rollout of the feature through a blog post on Sept. 25. Isaac Salier-Hellendag, a User Interface Engineer said that they are rolling out a ...

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Ad-Free YouTube subscription service to be launched in October

According to a report from Re/code, YouTube is set to launch ad-free YouTube subscriptions in October. The move has been long-proposed, speculated, and it remains to be seen if the subscription will increase revenue for content creators over traditional advertising. Content owners have started to receive emails from YouTube, which mentions that videos will no longer be available for “public ...

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Study shows weight loss, exercise has a direct bearing on fertility

A new study published recently in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism will dispel  notions that birth control pills/oral contraceptives have an impact on improving fertility levels among obese and overweight women suffering from PCOS. PCOS stands for Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome, which is a result of hormonal imbalance in women. Hitherto, women consumed oral contraceptives in order to ...

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Priv, new Android slider phone by BlackBerry; BB10 version of Priv coming?

Blackberry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) has finally announced its much anticipated flagship Android phone. Named Priv, the new phone will be the company’s first Android smartphone. This is the same phone that has been rumored as Blackberry Venice. While the company hasn’t revealed any details about the hardware or pricing of the device yet, the phone is expected to hit all the ...

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