A study is being carried out by a group of researchers from the Columbia Center for Translational Immunology and Columbia Stem Cell Initiative. As per the same, study researchers have moved one step closer to come up with lung tissue from patient's cells.
Privately-held cloud-based security solutions provider Prolexic Technologies has been acquired by Internet content delivery specialist Akamai Technologies, in an apparent effort to defend its corporate clients from cyberattacks. The security software designed by Prolexic helps protect data centers as well as enterprise applications against hackers.
Misfit Wearable has released an Android app for its Shine activity tracker. The $120-priced coin cell battery powered Shine activity tracker was launched last year, and its companion app since launch has been iOS-only.
As part of the annual 'Giving Tuesday' celebration on December 3, Internet search giant Google has repurposed its Google+ Hangouts video broadcasting service to host a special online "Hangout-a-thon" to allow people to make charitable donations.
In a Monday post to its Online Apple Store, tech giant Apple listed the order deadline dates for December 24 delivery, as well as announced 'free shipping' on all orders during the holiday shopping season this year.
According to the latest statistics released by Web metrics firm Net Applications on Sunday, the month of November witnessed a stalling of the uptake of Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system; while the expansion of the now-aging Windows 7 OS continued.
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