The idea of creating chainmail tires have been toyed with since the 60s, and even the lunar rover had steel wire mesh tires. The problem with tires in the past is they would be easily deformed with too much weight, which these new tires hope to solve.
Keep in mind this is more than a single country, not all the countries combined. Estimated bitcoin mining revenues is $7.2 billion and mining costs $1.5 billion.
The therapies for the cancer patients was missed by a molecular tumor board. Researchers believe next-generation genomic sequencing is “evolving too rapidly to rely solely on human curation”.
This action might be in violation of data breach disclosure laws. The hack was done in 2016, included the names and drivers licenses of 600,000 drivers in the USA, and personal information of the 57 million affected users.
The robot works by simulating the expansion and contraction of breathing. This helps to relax, and creating a breathing rhythm for people suffering with sleeping disorders. Currently the product is running a kickstarter crowdfunding campaign.
The idea is for the plants to be self sustaining but will they then be sterile? Or do they have another way to stop a cross contamination of a surrounding enviornment. This research has been worked on since the early 2000’s in an effort to help detect land mines.
The robot has passed the written test for China’s national medical licensing examination. This is the entrance exam for doctors, and while these are difficult to pass, they are heavily based on memorization skills, something computers excel at.
Starting in the beginning of 2017 android phones have been collection the addresses of nearby cellular towers even when location services are disabled. Google claims this information was never used or stored in anyway and will no longer collect data this way.
The new notification system uses data provided by Have I been Pwned?, a site that helps see if your information has been compromised. Users complain this new feature is very obnoxious in how it creates a large pop up window.
The hope is this will allow a delivery system of drugs to specific parts of the body. Also the magnetic coat on these robots kill cancer cells. Here is the journal reference on this invention.