Technology

Social Media or Social Disease?

6 months ago degostar 0
Is social media evolving into an antisocial medium? Days after one of its former execs argued that the answer is yes, Facebook published a post addressing the issue. “I think we have created tools that are ripping apart the social fabric of how society works,” Chamath Palihapitiya, who once served as vice president for growth Read More

Apple Unveils Highly Secure, High-Priced iPhones

6 months ago degostar 0
Apple on Tuesday made its long-awaited iPhone splash, accompanied by announcements of major upgrades to Apple Watch and Apple TV. The company launched two new generations of mobile phones — iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, and iPhone X — with enhancements in photography and device security in all models. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Read More

New Stem Cell Treatment Offers Dramatic Burn-Healing Potential

6 months ago degostar 0
A med-tech startup has developed a fast and easy way to treat certain burn wounds with stem cells. RenovaCareĀ harvests a variety of cells, including stem cells, from a healthy area of skin on a patient. Those cells are then suspended in a water-based solution, which is loaded into the company’s SkinGun and sprayed onto the Read More

Facebook’s Move to Dial Back News Ratchets Up Drama

7 months ago degostar 0
Facebook once again has found itself at the center of a media storm, following Mark Zuckerberg’s recent announcement of plans to shift its focus away from promoting news and business content and more toward emphasizing interactions from friends and family. The shift follows more than a year of heavy criticism directed against Facebook. It has Read More