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Psychedelic Drugs and their Effects on Depression Discovered

Left Brain, Tech

June 12, 2018

A new study conducted by scientists at the University of California Davis examined the effects of psychoactive substances on depression and other related disorders, finding that the substances could combat depression by promoting neural plasticity and neuron growth. While it

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Study Links Body Clock to Certain Mental Illnesses

Left Brain, Tech

May 26, 2018

A British university study has found a connection between a disturbed circadian rhythm and a greater likelihood of certain mental illnesses. The circadian rhythm, better known as the body’s internal clock, is the pattern of waking and sleeping time our

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UK Facial Recognition Wrongly Identifies Criminals

Left Brain, Tech

May 20, 2018

The UK government is feeling immense scrutiny over the facial recognition software being used to identify criminals at public events. Photos of every attendee are being collected by the vast network of british surveillance cameras installed throughout metropolitan areas of

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3-D Printing Startup has Eye on the Sky

Left Brain, Tech

April 20, 2018

Relativity Space, the Los Angeles-based rocket manufacturer, is using the world’s largest 3-D printers to disrupt the growing aerospace market. The company believes it can 3-D print 95 percent of the Terran 1, their orbital rocket in development. The startup

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Your Smart Device Might Be Listening

Left Brain, Tech, Uncategorized

April 15, 2018

Google and Amazon, tech giants and the leading sellers of digital assistants, have filed patent applications to collect data from millions of smart devices. The New York Times reports that the companies both “filed patent applications that outline an array

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Cobalt Robotics Receives Funding for Robot Security Guard

Left Brain, Tech

April 10, 2018

Cobalt Robotics, a Silicon Valley-based robot security startup, plans to use security robots in offices across the United States. These “roving security robots” are designed to protect commercial buildings ranging from hospitals to data centers against intruders or other hazards

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Worst week ever? Tech takes a bow, not in a good way

Left Brain, Tech

March 31, 2018

Facebook has not been having a good week, and the entire tech sector took a massive hit on the stock market, spearheading a correction across Wall Street as well as shareholders.

Facebook is the current glaring example of privacy breaches, …

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