Apart from a few hiccups and questions about Autopilot, Elon Musk’s automaker knows how to make very safe cars. https://media.wired.com/photos/5ba43152ffac9b2ce1d57894/master/pass/TeslaCrash-Main.jpg
The breakthrough test can detect cancer markers found in your breath (Image: BILLY BOYLE) By detecting cancer earlier, potentially before symptoms have even appeared, tens of thousands of lives could be saved every year. It would also reduce the need for costly and invasive internal investigations, biopsies and scans. Multiple large-scale clinical trials, partly funded […]
BREATHALYSERS which detect some of the deadliest cancers are expected to become available in GP surgeries within a few years. The kits identify biomarkers in the breath and match them to different cancer signatures.
Enlarge / The impossible burger (credit: Impossible Foods) The oft controversial animal-rights group PETA has beef with the ostensibly animal-friendly Impossible Burger. PETA, short for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, is fired up over the fact that the vegetarian burger’s maker, Impossible Foods, tested the safety of its faux patty on animals. Impossible […]
Amid frequent customer data exposures, Amazon Web Services is pushing to spot errors and promote access control. https://media.wired.com/photos/5b4e632d12ed070b75a9e0ad/master/pass/aws_cloud_security-FINAL.jpg
Over the last few years, Netflix has slowly rolled out a series of price increases for its streaming service. After the debacle of 2011 that occurred when it announced a split between its streaming and disc service to create “Qwikster” the company has been more sensitive to potential backlash. The company’s next move could be […]
The future Russian spacecraft, set to replace tried and trusted Soyuz, has been tested in a hypersonic wind tunnel. The capsule will not be protected by a fairing during launch and requires refining of its shape and composition. The spacecraft, called PTK Federation, has been meticulously developed during the past decade. It is being designed […]
Health Canada has not identified any serious concerns with the quality of sunscreens, which were tested after a higher than expected number of reports last summer about skin reactions linked to the use of Banana Boat products.
David Ramos/Getty Images Uber has admitted that sending drivers DIY eye tests was probably not a good idea because the process was “open to abuse.” The company said using Push Doctor, which carried out medical checks on drivers over a video call, was a mistake and that it stopped after 2016. Uber held its hands […]
Keeping vehicles in good working order is about more than just getting to work on time for the US Army. A breakdown in the middle of a combat zone could prove deadly. So, to help keep on top of repairs, the army is testing artificial intelligence to predict when a vehicle might need a new […]