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Scientists use light to nuke cancer cells in mice

In the great fight against cancer, scientists look for solutions that are both effective and less ravaging than current treatments like chemotherapy. One experimental concept, optogenetics, uses light to reduce or eliminate cancer cells. Researchers...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

Panasonic's $699 UHD Blu-ray player arrives in September

If you thought Ultra HD Blu-ray players were already pretty expensive, Panasonic would like to have a word. Whereas Samsung's player and the recently released unit from Philips aim for a mainstream crowd with $400 price tags, Panasonic is targeting a...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

The Public Access Weekly: I want to believe

Yes, we did accidentally rickroll y'all this week in the Trent Reznor/Juno post. Our (hilarious, unintentional but not really regrettable) bad. Thanks to the attentive commenters who alerted us to the error. Also, for those of you keeping track of...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

NASA's New Horizons probe is officially set to explore the Kuiper Belt

After capturing and transmitting the most detailed images of Pluto we've ever seen, NASA's New Horizons space probe is getting a new mission. NASA announced today that the probe had received funding to continue its exploration of the outer reaches of...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

ESPN2 will televise the 'Street Fighter V' finals from Evo 2016

Professional gaming continues its slow creep into the mainstream, landing airtime for another tournament on a prominent sports channel. ESPN2 will air the world championship matches for Street Fighter V live from the Mandalay Bay events center on Jul...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

Police confirm DVD player found in Tesla Autopilot wreck

A day after we learned that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is investigating a fatal crash involving Tesla's Autopilot feature, more details have emerged. The Florida Highway Patrol confirmed to Reuters that a portable DVD...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

BMW partners with Intel to get autonomous cars on the road by 2021

BMW has already said it wants to get autonomous cars on the road by 2021, but the automaker doesn't have all the technological know-how to make that a reality. To get there, BMW today announced a partnership with Intel and computer vision / sensing c...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

Verizon will reward customers for referring new subscribers

Need a little extra pocket money? Is Verizon your cell phone carrier? You might be able to hit the company up for a little boost in your cash flow then, provided you bring a few new customers along with you.
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

Alibaba announces new system to track and remove fake goods

If you've ever shopped at Alibaba, you know to tread carefully: the online marketplace has long had a problem with merchants peddling counterfeit goods. It's given the site a bad reputation, creating tension between Alibaba and major brands. Today, t...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link

US Senate finally dumps BlackBerry

The US Senate's Sergeant at Arms (SAA) announced earlier this week that staffers would no longer be able to request new BlackBerry OS 10 devices for official work. That includes the Q10, Z10, Z30, Passport and Classic. In their place, the SAA is offe...
Published on: Friday, July 01, 2016 | link