Researchers Use Nanotechnology to Treat Cancer

After years of animal testing, researchers at Penn State University have developed a therapy to treat some of the most resistant cancers without damaging any healthy cells, and that treatment is now in the early stages of testing on humans. After years of animal testing, researchers at Penn State University have developed a therapy to treat some of the most resistant cancers without damaging any healthy cells, and that treatment is now in the early stages of testing on humans.

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Twitter finds 201 Russian accounts also linked to Facebook ads – CNET

The social network discloses its findings to congressional investigators looking into Russia’s role in the 2016 election.

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NIST Researchers Revolutionize the Atomic Force Microscope

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have redesigned the atomic force microscope . AFMs, premier tools in nanotechnology, use a small probe, or tip, to map the submicroscopic hills and valleys it comes in contact with.

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Google quantum computer test shows breakthrough is within reach – New Scientist

New ScientistGoogle quantum computer test shows breakthrough is within reachNew ScientistThis is simple with regular coins, but if the coins behave like particles obeying the laws of quantum mechanics, things get more complicated. In that case, we cannot know whether any individual coin turned up heads or tails without knowing about all …

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FCC chairman calls on Apple to activate FM radios in iPhones – CNET

Following devastation from recent hurricanes, the FCC’s chief says Apple should “step up to the plate” and put Americans’ safety first.

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Biological Dynamics And The OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Announce …

The research will take place at the OHSU Cancer Early Detection Advanced Research Center in “The ability to directly access critical biomarkers, such as cell-free DNA and exosomes in blood, plasma, and serum is extremely valuable for early cancer detection,” said Raj Krishnan, Ph.D. founder and chief executive officer of Biological Dynamics. “When cancer is caught early, patient outcomes are vastly improved.

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In the future we’ll all will fly personal drones like this – CNET

At least until they perfect jetpacks or teleportation.

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Small scale energy harvesters show large scale impact

The production of nano-scale devices has drastically increased with the rise in technological applications, yet a major drawback to the functionality of nano-sized systems is the need for an equally small energy resource. To address this, researchers have been modeling new piezoelectric energy harvester technology at the nano-scale level.

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Nokia’s 3310 is back — again. This time it actually makes calls – CNET

A new 3G version of the Nokia 3310 will hit Australia mid October before rolling out internationally.

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Mobile game Vainglory to host $140K tournament in Singapore – CNET

It seems playing games on your iPhone or Android does pay.

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