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A cure for blindness? Stem cells may hold the key

A 60-year-old is the first person in a test to see whether the foundational cells can help reverse a vision problem called macular degeneration. Early results should arrive in December.

By September 29, 2015


Stem cell-grown hair could help those with hair loss

For the first time, researchers have been able to use pluripotent stem cells to generate cells that can grow new hair.

By January 28, 2015


Sprint stems customer bleeding in return to Q1 profit

Sprint's core wireless brand and prepaid service continued to lose customers, though not as rapidly, amid a long network upgrade.

By July 30, 2014


Failed stem cell treatment causes nasal growth on woman's spine

A woman who received stem cell treatment for paralysis needed a growth of nasal tissue removed from her spine eight years later.

By July 15, 2014


#ILookLikeAnEngineer: Promoting diversity by challenging preconceptions

The ad campaign, which has kicked off in the San Francisco Bay Area, aims to dispel the tech-professional stereotype.

By September 26, 2015


UN urges action to combat online violence against women

Almost three quarters of women online have been exposed to some form of cyberviolence, says a new UN report.

By September 25, 2015


Driving change: Ian Somerhalder says we need to 'humanize tech'

From CNET Magazine: By day, Ian Somerhalder plays a supernatural antihero on the popular TV series "The Vampire Diaries." The rest of the time, he's an activist and entrepreneur working to remind us what it means to be human.

By September 8, 2015


Use the cloud to make your garden grow with the Smart Outdoors Buying Guide

Expand your smart home beyond your outer walls with connected outdoor tech.

By September 16, 2015


Microsoft Surface Pro goes on sale via Dell, HP

Microsoft expands distribution of its Surface Pro tablets and makes enterprise services for them available via new partnerships with Dell and Hewlett-Packard.

By September 8, 2015


3D-printed Maze hairbrush is a breeze to clean

Thousands of us throw our brushes away when they get clogged with hair and hair goop. A simple, 3D-printed solution out of Ohio State University plans to change that.

By September 3, 2015