Stem cell transplants: Researchers report on the second case of a “cured” HIV patient

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Reporting that a man has been in remission of HIV for a year and a half after receiving a stem cell transplant without medication increases the likelihood that he is the second person to be cured of the disease. Anonymously called the “London patient”, the case has been cautiously reported by researchers as they believe … Read more about Stem cell transplants: Researchers report on the second case of a “cured” HIV patient

The ‘tree of death’ is so toxic that the mere contact with its leaves and fruits could kill you

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Along the coasts of the Caribbean, Central America, the northern edges of South America and even in South Florida, you can find a kind of pleasant looking beach tree, often loaded with small yellow-green fruits very similar to apples, whose pleasant aroma invites you to take a bite out of them. It is best not … Read more about The ‘tree of death’ is so toxic that the mere contact with its leaves and fruits could kill you

HAL-9000 and Alexa take home automation to new heights

Get to know a device that joins two artificial bits of intelligence to control your home. Often, the vast majority of times, the reality is what inspires the world of the seventh art. However, legions of fans of particular genres and films tend to copy or take to our world what they are most passionate … Read more about HAL-9000 and Alexa take home automation to new heights

IBM has patented a technology that Black Mirror has warned of

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Sometimes reality is a little too much like fiction. That is what this new patent filed by IBM, which wants to “filter” our environment through augmented reality, makes us think. It’s hard to believe that this is a good idea from the computer giant. IBM has patented a technology that Black Mirror has warned of … Read more about IBM has patented a technology that Black Mirror has warned of

Nvidia introduces Deep Learning supercomputers, promotes AI

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Artificial intelligence was the central theme of Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang’s opening speech at the GPU Technology Conference. His company vigorously promoted an AI future and unveiled the new DGX-2 supercomputer, which is designed to accelerate machine learning. Nvidia introduces Deep Learning supercomputers, promotes AI According to Huang, the DGX-2 supercomputer is explicitly aimed at … Read more about Nvidia introduces Deep Learning supercomputers, promotes AI

Augmented Reality: iOS 11.3 is rolled out, brings ARKit 1.5 and new Emoji

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Apple announces that iOS 11.3 will be rolled out to users starting today. The update includes version 1.5 of ARKit, which supports 2D image recognition and can now also use vertical surfaces such as walls and doors as a reference layer for digital extensions. iPhone X owners can also look forward to four new Animojis. … Read more about Augmented Reality: iOS 11.3 is rolled out, brings ARKit 1.5 and new Emoji

Siren – Smart socks: These smart socks alert people with diabetes to injuries

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Diabetic neuropathy is one of the most common complications of diabetes, affecting mainly the legs and feet. Skin lesions in these areas if not detected early can lead to ulcers or more severe consequences. Details as simple as shoe rubbing or sock friction can trigger a succession of significant complications. And to avoid these situations, … Read more about Siren – Smart socks: These smart socks alert people with diabetes to injuries

Australia’s obstetricians are now training with virtual reality

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With “Road to Birth,” the University of Newcastle in Australia is focusing on virtual reality and augmented reality to train its obstetrician students. Australia’s obstetricians are now training with virtual reality In partnership with the Hunter Medical Research Institute, the University of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia, is building a virtual teaching platform. On … Read more about Australia’s obstetricians are now training with virtual reality

Zara deploys augmented reality in its stores

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Little by little, the big brands are getting involved in augmented reality. Zara, in turn, played the game by announcing the launch of an AR application in its stores from April 18. Further proof of the marketing potential of this technology. Zara deploys augmented reality in its stores This Monday, the chain of stores Zara … Read more about Zara deploys augmented reality in its stores

Nokia 5233 exploded and killed an 18-year-old girl

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An unfortunate accident occurred in India, where 18-year-old Uma Oram died after her mobile phone Nokia 5233 exploded, trying to save the girl, but died as a result of numerous injuries. The exact cause of death can be determined after careful autopsy. Nokia 5233 exploded and killed an 18-year-old There was a tragedy in India … Read more about Nokia 5233 exploded and killed an 18-year-old girl