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Comment Re: Lesson from this story...don't be a glass hol (Score 1) 1034

Besides, piracy and burglary aren't nearly the same. Imagine if I stole your car last night and you woke up and it was still where you left it. All I did was make 10,000 exact duplicates and freely distributed them. That's Piracy.

Submission + - Drug Company to Run Clinical Trial of Video Game->

An anonymous reader writes: Tech startup Akili Interactive Labs and drug giant Pfizer are set to run the first clinical trial of its kind: a test to see if a video game can detect early signs of Alzheimer’s disease. The startup’s mobile game will be tested on 100 elderly patients, in conjunction with brain scans. The idea of using games to assess and improve mental health has been around for years, but it’s starting to mature as a science and a business. Now companies like Akili, Lumosity, Dakim, Posit Science, and LinkedWellness are trying to cash in on people’s desire to get smarter, more productive, and stave off cognitive decline.
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Submission + - Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Vehicles Are Finally Arriving-> 1

kkleiner writes: Long promised hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles are finally arriving from major car manufacturers. Honda has started to make its FCX Clarity available for lease, and both Toyota and Hyundai are promising their versions next year. With a 300-mile range before needing a refill, these vehicles are appealing though their current cost won't be to most consumers (prices are expected to drop over the next decade). Still, it's the infrastructure to support these vehicles that will likely dictate their adoption rate, as has been seen with electric recharging stations.
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Comment Re:The Only Good Bug is a Dead Bug. (Score 1) 726

Oh, and I find it amusing that they still use the term "mobile infantry" in the movie. The movie mostly has guys getting dropped off by spacecraft and running around on foot.

Sounds more like Imperial Guard vs. Tyranids. And after having seen it, it basically was like watching Guardsmen being torn apart by 'nids. (/WH40k)


Submission + - Congress report warns: drones will track faces from the sky->

inotrollyou writes: "Drones are getting more sophisticated, and will soon carry "soft" biometrics and facial recognition software. In other news, sales of hats, tinfoil, and laser pointers go up 150%. Obviously there are major privacy concerns and not everyone is down for this."
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