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ICYMI: Roller coasters will be recommended by urologists

Today on In Case You Missed It: Researchers at Michigan State created a lifelike 3D model of a patient's kidney, with stones inside, and took it on a roller coaster after the man said the crystals cleared after riding Big Thunder Mountain. Turns ou...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

Powered prosthetics turn mundane tasks into monumental feats

Lukas Kalemba was walking home with some friends after a night of partying and drinking in Dortmund, Germany, in 2003. While crossing a bridge along the way, he stopped to rest but lost his balance and fell over. In an attempt to break his fall, he i...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

DoorDash delivers voter registration kits to your home

It's important to register to vote if you want your voice to be heard this election, but there's no denying that it can sometimes be time-consuming. You can't always register online, and it's all too easy to balk at printing forms or signing up in p...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

Wink's new smart home hub is slimmer and more powerful

Every person who's tried to smarten up their home knows the woes of dealing with multiple hubs for each brand's products. Wink tried to solve that problem two years ago with its original Hub, and is now launching a successor that not only looks much...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

Blue's new microphone is a compact option for recording on the go

Blue Microphones' gear has been the go-to choice for novice podcasters and audio pros for years and now the company has yet another option for mobile recording. The new device is called the Raspberry: an iOS and USB microphone that offers plug-and-pl...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

Spotify's Daily Mixes use your listening habits to make playlists

Spotify has been keen on adding new discovery features to its service for a while now. Today, the streaming option announced yet another tool that keeps your playlists fresh. The new feature is called Daily Mixes and it compiles six different playlis...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

Sainsbury's expands one-hour deliveries in London

Sainsbury's will begin quietly bowing out of the digital entertainment game next month, shutting down its video streaming service and music, e-book and magazine stores. But while the supermarket is admitting defeat in one area, it's doubling efforts...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

Drake has the first album with a billion Apple Music streams

Apple's strategy of cherry-picking exclusives for Apple Music seems to be paying off. Drake's Views, which debuted on April 29th, has already attracted 1 billion plays -- a first for the company's plays streaming service. The album was technically a...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

Hive takes on Hue with colour-changing light bulbs

In its bid to kit out Britain's homes with tech-centric appliances, British Gas' Hive has launched a wide range of internet-ready products. There's the all-important smart thermostat, plugs, home sensors and, more recently, Hive Active Lights. These...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link

Microsoft's Edge browser stays secure by acting as a virtual PC

Microsoft has unveiled Windows Defender Application Guard for Microsoft Edge, a new system that will isolate the browser on Windows 10 Enterprise PCs, making them harder to hack. In a blog, the company wrote that it's "the first operating system to s...
Published on: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | link