Top stories

15
mashable's picture

Lawsuit alleges Apple might have known about Touch Disease before launching the iPhone 6

Ugh, the iPhone 6's problems keep coming back to haunt Apple. Years after the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus made headlines for "Bendgate" and "Touch Disease," new information made public (via Motherboard) from an ongoing class-action lawsuit on the latter has
30
sethgodin's picture

Kurtosis is not a disease (but getting it wrong is painful)

The mass producers of the world (from ketchup to school) tried to persuade us that by grouping everyone into a tight bundle of normal, everything would become more efficient and we'd all do better. In stats, this is called leptokurtosis.... 
32
mashable's picture

Illnesses from ticks and insects have tripled in the US since 2004. Here's why.

A doctor in Denver, Colorado recently called tick biologist Nathan Nieto to say that he found a lone star tick feeding on a patient.  The problem is, lone star ticks aren't supposed to be found anywhere near Denver. These ticks are supposed to
17
mashable's picture

You're more likely to get the flu from a sick flight attendant than a sick passenger: study

Air travel is often depicted as a spreader of diseases around the world, given that it squeezes lots of people into a small space. However, a new study shows that you're not likely to get the flu from a passenger seated more than 1 meter, or 3.3
337
mashable's picture

Gigi Hadid opens up about health condition after getting body shamed

Gigi Hadid has posted a response to people claiming the model is "too skinny," stating she would no longer explain the way her body looks.  SEE ALSO: Gigi Hadid on Milan grab: 'I felt I was in danger, and I had every right to react the way I
159
businessstandard's picture

Global disorder vs economic progress

From: Buisness-standard By Shankar Acharya Recommended by: business-standard The past year has been a bad one for the underlying global political and economic order.Consider the following events and trends: * Despite apocalyptic
395
vkhosla's picture

Reinventing Health, Disease Diagnosis & Management, Drug Discovery

From: medium.com   By: Vinod Khosla Via: twitter.com 7/17. Reinventing Societal Infrastructure
78
vkhosla's picture

Doctors say this start-up could revolutionize how we fight infectious diseases

From: www.cnbc.com   By: Christina Farr Via: twitter.com RT @EricTopol: Diagnosing >1000

Pages