Breakfast can be a pretty depressing ordeal, especially on these cold, dark mornings. Why not genetically engineer your yogurt to turn it into into a pharmacy-grade anti-depressent? That ought cheer the process up. Here's how to do it. More »
Scientists from MIT havefigured outhow to hack living cells to store biological events around them. They modified E. Coli cells to generate so-called retrons -- a type of mutated single-strand DNA -- in response to stimuli like light or chemicals. Those lo-fi "memories" can then be read back to glean useful information using high-throughput DNA sequencing and other techniques.
And here's what the opening of "House of Cards" looks like in all of its 2-bit glory. It might not be HD, but at least you don't have to worry about accidentally seeing any Season 3 spoilers.by clicking here. You can watch the full demo below, or check out the other experiments that came out of the Netflix Hack Day by clicking here.
The US government is no stranger todealing with cyberattacks, but it just took a rare and relatively extreme step to keep itself safe. The State Departmentshut downits entire unclassified email system this weekend to bolster its defenses after spotting "activity of concern" (read: potential data breaches) that happened at the same time as an earlier hack that targeted the White House.
Researchers at Pwn2Own hack the top four internet browsers, as well as Adobe Reader and Flash Player plug-ins.Hacker Exploits Safari, Chrome, IE at Pwn2Own, Wins Record $225,000 [VIDEO] is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource
The prevailing consensus is that North Korea was responsible, as retribution for the James Franco comedy "The Interview." The American government has publicly blamed the reclusive authoritarian state for the hack.Taia is now challenging the narrative.
The UK's House of Commonsoverwhelmingly voted in favorof a law that would allow scientists to genetically engineer babies from the DNA of three people. Before your mind wanders to some of the more... salacious possibilities, the technique -- a spin on traditional in vitro fertilization -- is meant to help women with mitochondrial disease have families without fear of passing the illness down.
When you take a ride in an Uber vehicle, the first things you'll notice when you request a ride on the app are your driver's name, the make and model of your Uber ride, and your driver's rating out of five stars.Uber's rating system goes both ways — after a ride, passengers rate their experience with their drivers, and drivers do the same with passengers.
Instagram has added two new tools for its photo sharing app, set to debut on iOS in a few days.Instagram Announces New Colour and Fade Tools, Coming Soon to iOS is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource
It's the weekend, y'all: What better time to sit back, relax and catch up on all the juiciest news from the past seven days? This week, we reviewed the ASUS ZenWatch, investigated the Sony Pictures hack, learned how to handle a loved one's online accounts, and more. All you have to do is click on the gallery below.
No, you're not looking at a dessert gone horribly wrong -- that might just be the future of synthetic organ transplants. Scientists at the University of Texas at Austin havedevelopeda genetic "glue" that forms gels useful for 3D printing organic tissues. The key is using custom-designed, complementary DNA strands that bond just the way you'd like them.
Get over 70+ hours of elite training to become a pro web developer hacker in this bundle.Last Chance: Full Stack Hacker Bundle on Sale for 93% Off [Deals] is a post from: iPhone in Canada Blog - Canada's #1 iPhone Resource
Office goods retailer Staples recently saw themselves fall prey to hackers, much as Target, The Home Depot, and a laundry list of retailers ahead of them have. The company has now addressed the hack, saying that over one million unique cards were compromised. The hack also affected more than 100 point-of-sale systems at 1,400 stores.
Late last week, Edward Snowden revealed another bombshell . In his ongoing quest to reveal the scope of NSA spying, he announced the NSA and GCHQ (NSA’s UK counterpart) hacked a major SIM card provider, Gemalto, in an attempt to get the ‘keys’ to your phone.
Ingress players — they’re a dedicated bunch. It takes heart to traipse around town and hack imaginary portals only you can see, conversing with people that (probably) aren’t there, and being part of a collective full of folks you’ll probably never lay eyes on. Still, the augmented reality game gone physical is something special, and it just got a lot cooler.
When UbisoftsurveyedAssassin's Creedfansin 2011, two possible video game locations piqued our curiosity: Feudal Japan and Victorian England. With each annual release, we've clamored to see if either had been chosen as the developer's next virtual playground. Well, for one historical backdrop that time has finally arrived.