After all his 'bogus' talk, Elon Musk actually did have COVID-19
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After all his ‘bogus’ talk, Elon Musk actually did have COVID-19

“Space Karen” confirmed he had COVID-19 Tuesday while receiving an award (at a mostly mask-less in-person event) for a lifetime of accomplishments.  Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, was in Berlin as the recipient for this year’s Axel Springer Award from the German publisher. After a heavy-handed introduction that …

Thousands of unsecured medical records were exposed online
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Thousands of unsecured medical records were exposed online

Thousands of medical records for US patients, some of whom are children, were exposed in yet another lapse in health data security. A company named nTreatment, which handles records for clients in the healthcare industry, failed to protect one of its… Continue Reading…

The best Cyber Monday fitness deals to build your home gym
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The best Cyber Monday fitness deals to build your home gym

Here are the best Cyber Monday deals on home gym and fitness equipment as of Nov. 30: OUR TOP PICK: The Mirror — save $500 with code CYBERMONDAY20 BEST BUDGET PICK: NordicTrack GX 2.7 U exercise bike — save $450 BEST MASSAGE GUN DEAL: Theragun Elite — save $100 BEST FITNESS TRACKER …

Theodoric Chew, co-founder and chief executive officer of mental health app Intellect
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Singapore-based mental health app Intellect reaches one million users, closes seed funding

Theodoric Chew, co-founder and chief executive officer of mental health app Intellect Intellect, a Singapore-based startup that wants to lower barriers to mental health care in Asia, says it has reached more than one million users just six months after launching. Google also announced today that the startup’s consumer app, …

The best Cyber Monday fitness deals to build your home gym
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The best Cyber Monday fitness deals to build your home gym

Here are the best Cyber Monday deals on home gym and fitness equipment as of Nov. 30: OUR TOP PICK: The Mirror — save $500 with code CYBERMONDAY20 BEST BUDGET PICK: NordicTrack GX 2.7 U exercise bike — save $450 BEST MASSAGE GUN DEAL: Theragun Elite — save $100 BEST FITNESS TRACKER …

The best Cyber Monday fitness deals to build your home gym
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The best Cyber Monday fitness deals to build your home gym

Here are the best Cyber Monday deals on home gym and fitness equipment as of Nov. 30: OUR TOP PICK: The Mirror — save $500 with code CYBERMONDAY20 BEST BUDGET PICK: NordicTrack GX 2.7 U exercise bike — save $450 BEST MASSAGE GUN DEAL: Theragun Elite — save $100 BEST FITNESS TRACKER …

Moderna claims 94% efficacy for COVID-19 vaccine, will ask FDA for emergency use authorization today
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Moderna claims 94% efficacy for COVID-19 vaccine, will ask FDA for emergency use authorization today

Drugmaker Moderna has completed its initial efficacy analysis of its COVID-19 vaccine from the drug’s Phase 3 clinical study, and determined that it was 94.1% effective in preventing people from contracting COVID-19 across 196 confirmed cases from among 30,000 participants in the study. Moderna also found that it was 100% …

The best Cyber Monday fitness deals to build your home gym
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The best Cyber Monday fitness deals to build your home gym

Here are the best Cyber Monday deals on home gym and fitness equipment as of Nov. 29: OUR TOP PICK: The Mirror — save $500 with code BLACKFRIDAY20 BEST BUDGET PICK: NordicTrack GX 2.7 U exercise bike — save $450 BEST MASSAGE GUN DEAL: Theragun Elite — save $100 BEST FITNESS TRACKER …

Modified 'stealth' virus could fight advanced cancers
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Modified ‘stealth’ virus could fight advanced cancers

Scientists have long explored using viruses to fight cancer, but that doesn’t work well for metastatic cancers (that is, those that have spread beyond the primary site) when your immune system will quickly neuter perceived threats. There might, howev… Continue Reading…

Leak exposes personal data for millions of Brazilian COVID-19 patients
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Leak exposes personal data for millions of Brazilian COVID-19 patients

Medical data breaches are serious as a rule, but an incident in Brazil may be particularly severe. According to ZDNet, Brazilian newspaper Estadao has learned that a Sao Paolo hospital worker uploaded a spreadsheet with login details for two governme… Continue Reading…