Sonos has designed a $400 soundbar that harnesses the smarts of Amazon Alexa — I tried it, and it's worth every penny

  1. Sonos has designed a $400 soundbar that harnesses the smarts of Amazon Alexa — I tried it, and it’s worth every penny  Business Insider
  2. White-hat Chinese hackers turned Alexa into a spy, briefly  Digital Trends
  3. Security researchers found a way to hack into the Amazon Echo  TechCrunch
  4. Amazon Alexa Auto Software Development Kit – Amazon Developer  Amazon Developer
  5. Hackers Found a (Not-So-Easy) Way to Make the Amazon Echo a Spy Bug  WIRED
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BlackBerry Key2 Designed as Business Tool, Not as a Fashion Statement

  1. BlackBerry Key2 Designed as Business Tool, Not as a Fashion Statement  eWeek
  2. BlackBerry unveils new Evolve series of phones with massive batteries and displays  The Verge
  3. BlackBerry Evolve, BlackBerry Evolve X all-touch Android phones out in India  Android Community
  4. BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X First Impressions  NDTV
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Smart bandages designed to monitor and tailor treatment for chronic wounds

A team of engineers has developed a prototype bandage designed to actively monitor the condition of chronic wounds and deliver appropriate drug treatments to improve the chances of healing. While the lab-tested bandages remain to be assessed in a clinical context, the research is aimed at transforming bandaging from a traditionally passive treatment into a more active paradigm to address a persistent and difficult medical challenge.
Source: Science Daily

New software designed for rapid, automated identification of dendritic spines

Researchers have released open source software, connecting and building the neuroscience coding community. The software has the potential to dramatically increase experiment workflow, shaving off hours of imaging time. Weaving in an element of machine learning, the algorithm can be taught how to differentiate between dendrite backbone and dendritic spines after being fed a training data set of previously identified spines.
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Spotify is testing a slimmed-down version of its app designed for emerging markets

  1. Spotify is testing a slimmed-down version of its app designed for emerging markets  The Verge
  2. Spotify is testing a data-friendly ‘Lite’ app for Android  TechCrunch
  3. Spotify Lite App Now Available, Weighs Only 15MB: Download  Android Headlines
  4. Spotify Lite is a 15MB app that’s missing a lot of major functionality [APK Download]  Android Police
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Self-organizing multicellular structures designed using synthetic biology

Self-organizing multicellular structures designed using synthetic biology

Self-organizing multicellular structures designed using synthetic biology, Published online: 02 July 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-05564-5

Synthetic genetic circuits can induce cells to form simple 3D structures reminiscent of those generated during early embryonic development. This advance will help engineers build tissues that have desirable structures.
Source: Nature

Instagram Lite is a slimmed-down version of Instagram designed for emerging markets

  1. Instagram Lite is a slimmed-down version of Instagram designed for emerging markets  The Verge
  2. Facebook launches Instagram Lite — a stripped-down version of the app for emerging markets  CNBC
  3. Instagram Lite quietly goes live on Google Play  Engadget
  4. Instagram Lite quietly launches to find a billion more users abroad  TechCrunch
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Bose's new $250 'Sleepbuds' are designed to help you sleep — here's how they work

  1. Bose’s new $250 ‘Sleepbuds’ are designed to help you sleep — here’s how they work  Business Insider
  2. Bose Made a White Noise Machine You Stick In Your Ears  Gizmodo
  3. Check out these ‘revolutionary’ $250 Bose earbuds that can’t play music  Android Police
  4. Bose noise-masking sleepbuds — SOLD OUT | Indiegogo  Indiegogo
  5. Bose’s new $250 Sleepbuds play soothing sounds instead of music  The Verge
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Lenovo's Legion Y530 and Legion Y7000 gaming laptops are designed to be subtle

  1. Lenovo’s Legion Y530 and Legion Y7000 gaming laptops are designed to be subtle  PCWorld
  2. Lenovo refreshed its Legion gaming laptop and desktop lineup  The Verge
  3. Lenovo revamps Legion brand with affordable gaming laptops and desktops  Digital Trends
  4. Lenovo’s Line of Cheap Gaming PCs Just Got Real Classy  Gizmodo
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Anker partners with Nintendo on two new USB-C battery packs designed for the Switch

  1. Anker partners with Nintendo on two new USB-C battery packs designed for the Switch  The Verge
  2. Anker’s PowerCore Adds 15 Hours Battery Life to Your Switch  PCMag
  3. Anker Partners With Nintendo To Launch The First Officially-Licensed Portable Power Banks For Nintendo Switch™  Benzinga
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CMT Awards 2018: Kelsea Ballerini Reveals the Fun Way Her Bold Crop Top Was Designed (Exclusive)

  1. CMT Awards 2018: Kelsea Ballerini Reveals the Fun Way Her Bold Crop Top Was Designed (Exclusive)  Entertainment Tonight
  2. Carrie Underwood makes CMT Awards history as Blake Shelton takes home top award  Fox News
  3. Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher Make Rare Red Carpet Appearance at 2018 CMT Music Awards  E! Online
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Singapore summit: Luxury hotel designed by British architect on 'pirates' island' named as venue for Trump-Kim talks

Singapore summit: Luxury hotel designed by British architect on 'pirates' island' named as venue for Trump-Kim talksA luxury hotel designed by a British architect and located on a former pirates’ hideaway is to host the historic meeting between Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. After weeks of speculation over where the 12 June summit would be held, the White House revealed that the Capella hotel on Sentosa, an island located a quarter of a mile off the coast of Singapore, would play host to the event. “UPDATE: The venue for the Singapore summit between @POTUS and Leader Kim Jong Un will be the Capella Hotel on Sentosa Island,” White House press secretary Sarah Sanders wrote on Twitter.


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