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Acorn Worm Raises Hope for Regeneration in Humans

Acorn Worm Raises Hope for Regeneration in Humans

According to new research on acorn worms, the regeneration of human body parts will be possible in future....

Nov 29 2016, 11:00am CST

A Soft Drink a Day Raises Diabetes Risk by 50%

A Soft Drink a Day Raises Diabetes Risk by 50%

Apparently, a soft drink a day allows diabetes a way into your body....

Nov 10 2016, 10:45am CST

Biotech Startup Zymergen Raises $130 million in Funding

Biotech Startup Zymergen Raises $130 million in Funding

US-based biotechnology company Zymergen on Wednesday announced that it has raised $130 million in Series B funding led by Japan...

Oct 12 2016, 4:08am CDT

Messenger App Hike Raises $175 Million at $1.4 Billion Evaluation

Messenger App Hike Raises $175 Million at $1.4 Billion Evaluation

 Instant messenger app Hike on Tuesday announced that it raised financing of over 175 million led by Chinese company Tenc...

Aug 16 2016, 6:31pm CDT

China’s Straddling Bus Raises Doubts

China’s Straddling Bus Raises Doubts

The Transit Elevated Bus (TEB) by China raise concerns on many grounds....

Aug 9 2016, 10:20am CDT

Pokemon Go raises Users' Security, Safety Concerns

Pokemon Go raises Users' Security, Safety Concerns

The newly-launched augmented reality (AR) game Pokemon Go poses a great data security threat to users as the app gets "full ac...

Jul 13 2016, 10:00pm CDT

High-tech India-British Monsoon Experiment Raises Hopes

High-tech India-British Monsoon Experiment Raises Hopes

A high-tech monsoon experiment in the Bay of Bengal (BoB) in which British scientists will release underwater robotic vehicles...

Jun 22 2016, 5:23am CDT

Climate Change Raises Amount of Toxins in Food

Climate Change Raises Amount of Toxins in Food

Many scientists are reporting the fact that the food supply turns toxic due to climate change. Global warming is thus destroyin...

Jun 2 2016, 6:09am CDT

Alipay Operator Ant Financial Raises Record $4.5 Billion Investment Round

Alipay Operator Ant Financial Raises Record $4.5 Billion Investment Round

China's internet is just on another scale as shown by today's announcement of Ant Financial....

Apr 26 2016, 1:40am CDT

Sirin Labs Raises $72 Million to Build The Most Advanced and Secure Smartphone

Sirin Labs Raises $72 Million to Build The Most Advanced and Secure Smartphone

An Israeli startup announced today to build a new kind of mobile device....

Apr 25 2016, 4:25am CDT

Lucid VR Raises $2.1 Million for 3D 180-Degree VR Camera

Lucid VR Raises $2.1 Million for 3D 180-Degree VR Camera

The Lucidcam is a 3D 180-degree Virtual Reality camera....

Apr 13 2016, 6:00am CDT

Tiny Wireless Camera Raises over $110,000 on Kickstarter

Tiny Wireless Camera Raises over $110,000 on Kickstarter

The WiCAM is a tiny wireless camera that can be mounted anywhere....

Apr 4 2016, 9:55am CDT

Highly Eccentric Exoplanet Raises Questions about the Origin of ‘Hot Jupiters’

Highly Eccentric Exoplanet Raises Questions about the Origin of ‘Hot Jupiters’

Hot Jupiter known as HD 80606b has a wildly eccentric orbit almost like that of a comet. As the exoplanet approaches close to i...

Mar 28 2016, 10:08pm CDT

YummyHealth Company Raises the Candy Bar

YummyHealth Company Raises the Candy Bar

In 2012 Lisa Goldbaum—a journalist, wife and devoted mother of two—came to a startling realization: empty calories defined her...

Mar 4 2016, 7:47pm CST

San Francisco Raises Smoking Age

San Francisco Raises Smoking Age

Starting on June 1, anyone in San Francisco who wants to buy tobacco products must be 21 years of age, an increase from 18, the...

Mar 2 2016, 6:50pm CST

Prison wires

Longer Prison Sentences Raises Number of Sexual Partners, HIV Infections

A new study published in the journal Social Science and Medicine reveals that incarceration raises the number of people who inv...

Feb 10 2016, 12:18pm CST

Absence of Asian Models among Victoria’s Secret Lineup raises Questions

Absence of Asian Models among Victoria’s Secret Lineup raises Questions

To date, there has been serious under representation of Asian or Asian American models on the Victoria’s Secret ramp which rais...

Dec 10 2015, 7:22am CST

Netflix's The Ridiculous 6 Trailer Raises Hopes for best Adam Sandler Movie

Netflix's The Ridiculous 6 Trailer Raises Hopes for best Adam Sandler Movie

Adam Sandler’s latest Netflix comedy features a long and impressive cast in a story based on the Wild West....

Oct 29 2015, 9:53am CDT

Jennifer Lawrence Raises Voice Against Gender Wage Inequality in Hollywood

Jennifer Lawrence Raises Voice Against Gender Wage Inequality in Hollywood

Jennifer admits that she felt angry at herself for not being a better negotiator than her acting counterparts in fear of being...

Oct 14 2015, 8:33am CDT

Slick Stabilizer for GoPro Raises over $100,000 in 24 hours

Slick Stabilizer for GoPro Raises over $100,000 in 24 hours

A new motorized image stabilizer for the GoPro cameras doubles funding goal within the first 24 hours. GoPro users really want...

Aug 20 2015, 4:54am CDT

Neil Armstrong’s Spacesuit Raises Over $500,000 on Kickstarter

Neil Armstrong’s Spacesuit Raises Over $500,000 on Kickstarter

Smithsonian Institution has started a massive Kickstarter campaign to raise at least $500,000 to display Neil Armstrong’s origi...

Jul 27 2015, 6:11am CDT

 Jennifer Lawrence Raises $10k by Swearing

Jennifer Lawrence Raises $10k by Swearing

Jennifer Lawrence has raised $10,000 for charity by swearing during an appearance on 'Conan' with her 'Hunger Ga...

Jul 10 2015, 11:17am CDT

Starbucks Raises Prices

Starbucks Raises Prices

The coffee company raises prices for the second time in two years....

Jul 7 2015, 12:30pm CDT

Giant Robot Battle Between Japan and America Raises Many Questions

Giant Robot Battle Between Japan and America Raises Many Questions

American Mech robot geeks successfully challenged Japanese giant robot maker Suidobashi Heavy Industries to a robot duel. Now t...

Jul 7 2015, 8:27am CDT

Hawaii Officially Raises Smoking Age

Hawaii Officially Raises Smoking Age

Hawaii is the first state in the US to raise its smoking age to 21, a measure that was signed into law on Friday and will becom...

Jun 23 2015, 10:47am CDT

Saygus V SQUARED Raises 1 Million on Indiegogo

Saygus V SQUARED Raises 1 Million on Indiegogo

Saygus V SQUARED Phone is the talk of the town and a series of videos tell us about some amazing features....

Jun 21 2015, 12:32pm CDT

EFF Raises Privacy Concerns over Xerox's Automated Vehicle Occupancy Detection

EFF Raises Privacy Concerns over Xerox's Automated Vehicle Occupancy Detection

Technology that is aimed at cracking down on carpool-lane misuse is also huge privacy risk....

Apr 28 2015, 5:22am CDT

First Genetic Modification of Human Embryos raises Moral Questions

First Genetic Modification of Human Embryos raises Moral Questions

The world’s first genetic modification of human embryos raised more moral questions than it answered. Will this be a feasible t...

Apr 27 2015, 6:18am CDT

VarageSale raises $34 million

VarageSale raises $34 million

VarageSale raises cash to fuel its rapid growth. VarageSale is the Craigslist of Web 2.0....

Apr 3 2015, 8:44am CDT

Ashton Kutcher needs Diaper Changing Tables for Men

Ashton Kutcher raises his Voice for Diaper Changing Tables for Men

Ashton Kutcher is raising his voice for the men who want diaper changing table for their babies at restaurants and offers a gre...

Mar 11 2015, 10:00am CDT

Pebble Time raises $1 million in 30 minutes on Kickstarter

Pebble Time raises $1 million in 30 minutes on Kickstarter

A new Pebble Smartwatch has been revealed on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The Pebble Time is another Kickstarter project and got fun...

Feb 24 2015, 9:35am CST

New Mercedes-Benz Ad for Fashion Week Berlin Raises Hopes for Mercedes Super Bowl Ad

New Mercedes-Benz Ad for Fashion Week Berlin Raises Hopes for Mercedes Super Bowl Ad

Mercedes-Benz released a very cool short film titled "A Fistful of Wolves" that is a commercial for the Mercedes-Benz...

Jan 15 2015, 7:50am CST

Evernote partners with Nikkei and raises $20 Million

Evernote partners with Nikkei and raises $20 Million

Evernote has raised $20 million from Japanese media conglomerate Nikkei and forms a new content partnership for its content....

Nov 10 2014, 5:27am CST

Kylie Jenner Instagram Bikini Photo Raises Questions

Kylie Jenner Instagram Bikini Photo Raises Questions

Kylie Jenner posted an arty black and white bikini photo on Instagram. Why not? The message in the post is though mysterious....

Oct 3 2014, 1:14pm CDT

JAY Z CONCERT RAISES EYEBROWS

JAY Z CONCERT RAISES EYEBROWS

The fans are having to shell out up to $80 to park in one lot at Minute Maid Park....

Jul 20 2014, 7:10am CDT

Twitter's blocking of 'blasphemous' content in Pakistan raises questions

Twitter's blocking of 'blasphemous' content in Pakistan raises questions

Twitter's international censorship policy is being criticized for giving away too much power to those who have no authorit...

May 23 2014, 12:11pm CDT

Netflix raises Fees by a $1 for new Subscribers

Netflix raises Fees by a $1 for new Subscribers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is raising its Internet video prices by $1 per month for new customers and giving its current U.S....

May 9 2014, 9:40am CDT

AppDirect Raises $35 Million

AppDirect Raises $35 Million

Major brands like Comcast, Samsung and Salesforce.com woo business customers with a broad range of services to bring their oper...

Apr 10 2014, 7:33am CDT

Quora Raises $80 Million To Stay Independent Forever

Quora Raises $80 Million To Stay Independent Forever

Quora, the popular questions and answers website, says it has the largest library of first-hand knowledge and second largest li...

Apr 9 2014, 8:20am CDT

I4U news

Mozilla CEO resignation raises free-speech issues

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The resignation of Mozilla's CEO amid outrage that he supported an anti-gay marriage campaign is prompt...

Apr 4 2014, 7:31pm CDT