Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry calls for closing of pay gap

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry has advocated for the closing of the pay gap on Womens Equality Day Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry has advocated for the closing of the pay gap on Womens Equality Day. Curry, one of the most famous athletes in America, has long used…

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Not to be overshadowed by the Apple Watch, AliveCor announces a new 6-lead ECG reader

Apple’s announcement last week of a Watch with an FDA-approved ECG reader to track heart health looked to be the undoing of original ECG reader company AliveCor. But, to prove it still has a hearty pulse, AliveCor tells TechCrunch it is coming out with a “never-before-seen” 6-lead electrocardiogram (ECG), pending…

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These Are The Countries Where You Are Most Likely To Die Prematurely

Chronic or noncommunicable diseases (NCD) kill 41 million people each year, roughly 71 percent of all deaths globally. In 2015, all countries in the United Nations committed to reducing the number of deaths from these conditions by one-third by 2030. A new analysis predicts that more than 80 percent of…

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Kanye West BLASTS Nick Cannon, Drake, & Tyson Beckford In Defense Of Wife Kim Kardashian! – Perez Hilton

In a series of Instagram videos posted on Thursday, Kanye West goes off on Nick Cannon, Drake, and Tyson Beckford for what they said (or didn’t say) about his wife Kim Kardashian! Ye begins his rant addressing Cannon — the KUWTK star’s former flame — who recently did an interview…

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Our 5 most anticipated films of fall 2018

Image: Annapurna / Mashable Welcome to our 2018 fall movie preview. We’ve been coming at you all week with the movies you need to know over the next few months – like what to see if you’re getting emotional, feeling offbeat, hanging with the family, or prepping for awards season.…

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Otter Family Takes On A Crocodile And Wins!

Otters are audacious little beasts. This tale of a family taking on a crocodile more than twice their size (and winning) is a case in point. The encounter was caught on film by wildlife photographer Jeffery Teo and took place at the Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve in Singapore.  As you can…

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Teresa Giudice SLAMMED For Allowing 9-Year-Old Daughter To Wear Makeup & Crop Top! – Perez Hilton

Teresa Giudice is no stranger to drama… This week, the RHONJ star’s youngest daughter Audriana celebrated her 9th birthday where she had a lavish party complete with a three-tier pink cake, decorated with jewelry, makeup, and a big bow. On Monday, the Bravolebrity shared the (above) photo of her and her…

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What Is So Special About These Real-Life Golden Eggs?

A genetically engineered hen is able to produce “golden eggs” containing a very particular protein (interferon beta) that may help treat diseases as diverse as cancer, hepatitis, and multiple sclerosis (MS). It might sound a lot like snake oil medicines – those pseudoscientific wonder supplements claiming to cure all ills from…

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Scientists Grow Human Esophagus In The Lab For The First Time

For the first time, researchers have grown esophageal tissues entirely from pluripotent stem cells, which are those that can become any other type of cell in the body. The feat was led by a team from the Cincinnati Children’s Center for Stem Cell and Organoid Medicine (CuSTOM). This approach has many intriguing…

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Logistics startup Freightos raises $44.4M Series C led by Singapore Exchange

Freightos, a marketplace for logistics providers, announced today that it has raised a $44.4 million Series C led by Singapore Exchange. Returning investors including General Electric Ventures (the lead investor of Freightos’ Series B extension last year), ICV and Aleph also participated in the round, which brings Freightos’ total funding…

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Wakandans in ‘Black Panther’ could’ve had British accents, but Chadwick Boseman said no

"They felt like it was maybe too much for an audience to take."Image: Marvel When you’re hearing Wakandans speak in Black Panther, you’re actually hearing the Xhosa accent, which originates from South Africa. But things could’ve been different if it went Marvel’s way, with the studio apparently wanting a British…

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Alex Salmond crowdfunds legal fees after sexual misconduct allegations

(CNN)Supporters of Alex Salmond, the former first minister of Scotland, have donated large sums to a crowdfunding campaign to pay for his legal defense after sexual misconduct allegations were made against him. However, Salmond faced criticism from some quarters for asking ordinary people to contribute from their own pockets. Scottish…

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