Scientists have designed virtual human brain cells

For centuries, scientists who have dedicated their lives to studying the human brain have attempted to unlock its mysteries. The role the brain plays in human personality — as well as the myriad of disorders and conditions that come along with it — is often difficult to study because studying the organ while it’s still functioning in a human body is complicated. Now, researchers at The Allen Institute for Brain Science have introduced a new tool that could make such study a whole lot easier: functioning virtual brain cells.

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Best Laptops for Video Editing

Dell XPS 15 Video Editing laptops

While dedicated workstations are still the most efficient machines for video production, it’s now quite common for editors to use laptops to get work done; here are the best ones to buy.

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Best Tools for Spyware Removal and Protection

Binocs

While dedicated anti-spyware apps enjoyed popularity for many years, it’s become abundantly clear that malicious actors will use any and all techniques to gain access to your data. Protect it with any six of our favorite security suites.

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Oculus founder Palmer Luckey confirmed as anonymous backer behind pro-Trump memes

Luckey Touch Oculus
Oculus founder Luckey Palmer has admitted to funding a group dedicated to spreading pro-Trump, alt-right memes and self-described “shitposts.” This is not the kind of publicity Facebook is likely to want for its Oculus Rift VR platform.

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Apple opens official Apple News feed on Twitter to promote stories

Article Image Apple on Tuesday inaugurated @applenews, a Twitter feed dedicated to promoting “top stories and great reads” from the Apple News app for iOS.

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Injured Panthers linebacker playing in the Super Bowl with 3D-printed arm brace

When it comes to the Super Bowl, not even a broken arm will keep dedicated players from participating in the championship game.

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Japan Apple Stores roll out iPhone screen protector installation service

Article Image Apple Stores in Japan are now offering screen protector installations using dedicated TrueClear Pro machines made by Belkin, with prices ranging from 2,180 yen to 4,280 yen (about $19 to $37) depending on material and size.

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Rumor: Apple has 'hundreds of staff' working on virtual & augmented reality projects

Article Image Through a series of acquisitions, Apple has a considerably large staff dedicated to experimental virtual reality and augmented reality projects, some of whom are reportedly working on prototype headset configurations that could one day compete with the likes of Facebook’s Oculus Rift.

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Apple releases Apple TV ad showcasing on-demand content and apps

Article Image Apple on Tuesday released a new commercial highlighting the new fourth-generation Apple TV, tvOS and its dedicated App Store, with special attention paid to third-party on-demand offerings.

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A larger screen gives Apple's iPad Pro a more fully-featured virtual keyboard

Article Image The onscreen keyboard with Apple’s iPad Pro includes a dedicated number and character row, as well as buttons for caps lock, tab and more, taking advantage of the device’s spacious 12.9-inch display.

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How to quickly switch and force-close apps with the fourth-gen Apple TV

Article Image Multitasking on the new Apple TV is more iOS-like than ever, thanks to the inclusion of a new dedicated home button on the Siri Remote that functions largely identical to the iPhone and iPad.

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Apple pushes Maps Indoor service to venue owners, limited to high-traffic spots

Article Image Joined by a new dedicated indoor mapping app, Apple has also begun encouraging large venue owners to sign up for its “Maps Indoor” service, potentially laying the groundwork for advanced indoor step-by-step directions in future iPhone updates.

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Apple indoor positioning app 'Indoor Survey' spotted on iOS App Store

Article Image Apple could be on the verge of releasing its first dedicated indoor positioning app for iPhone, as a seemingly legitimate, albeit non-operational, first party app called “Indoor Survey” was spotted in the iOS App Store on Sunday.

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Apple calls for tvOS app submissions ahead of Apple TV sales launch

Article Image Preparing for next week’s launch of an all-new Apple TV with dedicated App Store, Apple sent out emails to developers on Wednesday asking for tvOS app submissions tested on the latest golden master seed.

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New iOS 9 public beta prompts users to install iCloud Drive app

Apple’s dedicated iCloud Drive iOS app for managing cloud assets, introduced with the first developer iOS 9 beta in June, is being advertised as ready to install on public beta builds released on Thursday.

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Apple's Campus 2 headquarters to feature visitor center with observation deck, store

Apple has plans to build a dedicated visitor’s center at its upcoming Campus 2 headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., that will offer views of the main “spaceship” building at the heart of the development and retail opportunities, planning documents show.

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Job listing reveals Apple Maps will become available cross-platform via the Web

While Apple Maps is currently restricted to dedicated apps on iOS and OS X, that will change, as a new job listing from Apple reveals the company plans to make its mapping service available cross-platform on the Web.



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Apple updates Apple Watch Human Interface Guidelines website with new design, more resources

Apple on Monday updated the Human Interface Guidelines website dedicated to Apple Watch development, bringing a refreshed look and new software resources to developers.



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