Wednesday, August 12, 2020
LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System: A love letter to a retro gaming icon
The LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System is a LEGO brick recreation of the classic 1985 video games console. LEGO and the Original NES holds a very dear place in the hearts of geeks...
Google has updated its Lookout app, an AI toolkit for people with impaired vision, with two helpful new capabilities: scanning long documents and reading out food labels. Paper forms and similarly-shaped products at...
Teens who vape are five times more likely to catch coronavirus, study claims
Teenagers who vape are five times more likely to catch Covid-19, according to new research. And the risk soars almost seven-fold if they also use conventional cigarettes. Both forms of smoking weaken...
Simple deworming drug shows promise as coronavirus treatment in new trials
With coronavirus cases around the world now at over 20 million, scientists have been working around the clock to find a treatment for the disease. Now, scientists from South Korea’s Daewoong Pharmaceutical...
Best home printer for your photos in 2020
If your camera roll looks anything like ours, you know, 10,000 images an counting - it might be time to invest in a good quality photo printer to unleash your prints. You...
Pregnant women who suffer depression 'could pass condition onto their children'
Women who suffer from depression while pregnant could pass the condition onto their children, new research has found. Kids whose mothers suffer from prenatal depression have a higher risk of developing the...
Earth's nearest dwarf planet is a waterworld that 'could host alien life'
Earth's nearest dwarf planet is a waterworld, according to new research. A vast reservoir of brine has been discovered on Ceres, which orbits the sun between Mars and Jupiter. It lies beneath...
University urges students to wear masks during sex to stop spread of coronavirus
From public transport to shops, face masks are now compulsory in a range of locations across the UK. Now, one university is urging its students to wear face masks while having...
You can now make your dog look like a Disney character with new Snapchat filter
When it comes to our pets, we didn't think they could look much cuter. But then Snapchat decided to release a new filter that allows us to see what our dogs...
More than ever before, people are getting life’s essentials delivered — good news for Amazon, but bad news for the environment, which must bear the consequences of the resulting waste. LivingPackets is a Berlin-based...