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Internet-based radicalization as enculturation to violent deviant subcultures - Holt TJ, Freilich JD, Chermak SM.
This work examines the intersections of subcultural theories and radicalization theories from terrorism studies to identify how they may be improved through integration. To date there have been almost no efforts to merge these frameworks, though terrorism ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Exploring the subculture of ideologically motivated cyber-attackers - Holt TJ, Freilich JD, Chermak SM.
Research on physical, that is, violent, terror attacks and extremism has increased dramatically over the last decade. The growth of the Internet and computer technology has also led to concern over the use of cyberattacks by ideologically motivated offende... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Exploring cognitive decision-making processes, computer-focused cyber deviance involvement and victimization - Louderback ER, Antonaccio O.
OBJECTIVES:Investigate the relationship between thoughtfully reflective decision-making (TRDM) and computer-focused cyber deviance involvement and computer-focused cybercrime victimization.METHOD:Survey data collected from samples of 1,039 employee... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Digital storytelling helps encourage Latinas to pursue treatment for depression and anxiety
A UCLA Nursing professor has found that culturally tailored multimedia content holds great promise for encouraging Latina woman seek help for, and address the symptoms of, anxiety and depression.“In my previous research, I found that Latina participants were hard-working and dedicated to their families,” said MarySue Heilemann, an associate professor at the UCLA School of Nursing, the study’s lead author. “To them, getting much-needed mental health care felt selfish and indulgent. I f it doesn’t help the family, they just won’t pursue it.”Theresearch is published in JMIR Mental Hea...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - October 21, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Amgen Announces Webcast of 2017 Third Quarter Financial Results
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that it will report its third quarter financial results on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, after the close of the U.S. financial markets. The announcement will be followed by a conference call with the investment community at 2 p.m. PT. Participating in the call from Amgen will be Robert A. Bradway, chairman and chief executive officer, and other members of Amgen's senior management team. Live audio of the conference call will be simultaneously broadcast over the internet and will be available to members of the news media, investors ...
Source: Amgen News Release - October 20, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Mind: How Fiction Becomes Fact on Social Media
Platforms like Facebook and Twitter offer up memes designed to feel real, if only for an instant — long enough for our minds to make a false connection. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: BENEDICT CAREY Tags: Rumors and Misinformation Computers and the Internet Social Media News and News Media Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates Psychology and Psychologists Facebook Inc Twitter Source Type: news

Internet-based radicalization as enculturation to violent deviant subcultures - Holt TJ, Freilich JD, Chermak SM.
This work examines the intersections of subcultural theories and radicalization theories from terrorism studies to identify how they may be improved through integration. To date there have been almost no efforts to merge these frameworks, though terrorism ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Exploring the subculture of ideologically motivated cyber-attackers - Holt TJ, Freilich JD, Chermak SM.
Research on physical, that is, violent, terror attacks and extremism has increased dramatically over the last decade. The growth of the Internet and computer technology has also led to concern over the use of cyberattacks by ideologically motivated offende... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Exploring cognitive decision-making processes, computer-focused cyber deviance involvement and victimization - Louderback ER, Antonaccio O.
OBJECTIVES:Investigate the relationship between thoughtfully reflective decision-making (TRDM) and computer-focused cyber deviance involvement and computer-focused cybercrime victimization.METHOD:Survey data collected from samples of 1,039 employee... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

The internet and political polarization
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - October 19, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Jasny, B. R. Tags: twil Source Type: news

U.S. indicts two Chinese in major fentanyl trafficking case
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice said on Tuesday it has indicted two major Chinese drug traffickers on charges of making and selling highly addictive fentanyl to Americans over the internet. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Understanding persuasive attributes of sports betting advertisements: a conjoint analysis of selected elements - Hing N, Vitartas P, Lamont M.
This study aimed to identify which attributes of sports bet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

'Going viral' and 'Going country': the expressive and instrumental activities of street gangs on social media - Storrod ML, Densley JA.
Based on social media content analysis and focus groups with young people, the current study explores expressive and instrumental uses of the internet among street gangs. 'Trap rap' videos posted on YouTube and orientated around life as a drug dealer are i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

HealthyDads.ca: what do men want in a website designed to promote emotional wellness and healthy behaviors during the transition to parenthood? - Da Costa D, Zelkowitz P, Letourneau N, Howlett A, Dennis CL, Russell B, Grover S, Lowensteyn I, Chan P, Khalif é S.
BACKGROUND: Up to 18% of men experience depression and/or anxiety during the transition to parenthood. Interventions designed specifically to promote the mental health of men during the transition to parenthood are scarce. Internet-delivered interventions ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Duppying yoots in a dog eat dog world, kmt: determining the senses of slang terms for the courts - Grant T.
I describe and discuss a series of court cases that focus upon on decoding the meaning of slang terms. Examples include sexual slang used in a description by a child and an Internet Relay Chat containing a conspiracy to murder. I consider the task presente... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Mobile apps for suicide prevention: review of virtual stores and literature - de la Torre I, Castillo G, Arambarri J, L ópez-Coronado M, Franco MA.
BACKGROUND: The best manner to prevent suicide is to recognize suicidal signs and signals, and know how to respond to them. OBJECTIVE: We aim to study the existing mobile apps for suicide prevention in the literature and the most commonly used virt... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

The Fall and television noir - Steenberg L.
This article analyzes the Belfast-set BBC series The Fall (2013-) as an illustrative example of television noir. It aims to use noir scholarship to investigate The Fall's complex gender politics and genre position, and, more significantly, to use The Fall ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Marketing study examines what types of searches click for car buyers
(University of Texas at Dallas) A new study from The University of Texas at Dallas examines how consumers allocated their time when searching offline and on the internet as they shopped for a new automobile, and what the outcomes were for price satisfaction. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Food sharing puts sustainability on the menu
EU-funded researchers are carrying out a comprehensive analysis of urban food-sharing schemes, examining how they embrace modern technologies like the internet and smart phones. The worldwide study could help people living in cities make more sustainable use of food resources. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - October 16, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: news

Suicidality in German-speaking school psychiatry : thematization in textbooks from 1803 until the present - Gnoth M, Glaesmer H, Steinberg H.
This study was guided by the following questions: has suicidality been p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 14, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Earthquakes! Fires! Shootings! Storms! How Tech Can Help Ease ‘ Disaster Fatigue ’
Experts say there are steps you can take to help fight the sadness and anxiety that a stream of bad news may be causing. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JENNIFER JOLLY Tags: Mobile Applications Anxiety and Stress News and News Media Mental Health and Disorders Social Media Therapy and Rehabilitation Computers and the Internet Smartphones Depression (Mental) Source Type: news

This shoe is the most maddening optical illusion since 'the dress'
The internet has been victimized by another optical illusion that prods the simple, soft parts of our brains that don't understand color and pits us against friends and loved ones in a deeply bitter debate. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - October 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Board Meeting Minutes. August 22, 2017
Participants: Dave DeBronkart, Judy Danielson, Peter Elias, Nancy Finn, John Grohol, Sarah Krug, Danny Sands, Linda Stotsky, Joe Ternullo, Sue Woods Minutes approved Nancy will be on a leave of absence due to surgery. The Board decided to share note-taking responsibilities by having all members write notes into Google docs. Conference Update, Joe, Sarah We have a dynamic program with a great rooster of keynote speakers who have all confirmed. Over the next month, we will be working on putting together the panels and recruiting patient representatives. Promotion for the event will begin this week. We also have several ...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - October 12, 2017 Category: General Medicine Authors: Nancy Finn Tags: Board Minutes News Source Type: news

Welch Allyn IoT home devices now standard with Honeywell platform
Welch Allyn, a vital signs monitoring technology company, now will offer its Internet of Things home medical devices as part of Honeywell ’s remote patient monitoring platform. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - October 12, 2017 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Buying Pet Medicines Online: Ensuring Products are Safe
If you're purchasing medications for your pet online to save money or for convenience, there are Internet sites that represent legitimate pharmacies. But the FDA has found that there are others that sell unapproved pet drugs and counterfeit pet products, make fraudulent claims, dispense prescription drugs without requiring a prescription, and sell expired drugs. Any of these practices could mean that the products you are buying could be unsafe or ineffective for your pet. (Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates)
Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates - October 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What sound do pandas make? You asked Google – here’s the answer | Jules Howard
Every day millions of internet users ask Google life ’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queriesA great frustration for those who study natural history is that the sounds made by almost every extinct creature that ever lived will never be heard by human ears. The best we know of the call of thedodo, for instance, is that, perhaps, its name was an onomatopoeic allusion to a two-noted pigeon-like “cooo”. Likewise, the best we know of thegreat auk, a flightless penguin-like bird of the northern hemisphere, is that it may or may not have made a “gurgling ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 11, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Jules Howard Tags: Zoology Biology Science Animals Source Type: news

For fighting cybercrime and boosting internet security, UCSD's Stefan Savage wins a MacArthur award
A Q&A with newly minted MacArthur Fellow Stefan Savage and his work. He's a computer scientist at UCSD who was picked for his work that identifies and addresses the technological, economic and social vulnerabilities underlying internet security challenges and cybercrime. (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - October 11, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Deborah Netburn Source Type: news

New bill looks to establish med device cybersecurity guidelines, rules
Two US House representatives have introduced a new bill looking to protect medical devices from the increasing risk of cyberattacks according to a DOTmed report. Representatives Dave Trott (R-Mich) and Susan Brooks (R-Ind) introduced the Internet of Medical Things Resilience Partnership Act, which opposes a partnership between public and private stakeholders to create guidelines to prevent cyberattacks against medical devices which are becoming more common. “Bad actors are not only looking to access sensitive information, but they are also trying to manipulate device functionality. This can lead to life-threatening c...
Source: Mass Device - October 10, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Health Information Technology Cybersecurity Source Type: news

Most Americans Are Not Into Rough Sex Or Anal Sex
Despite increased visibility of anal sex and rough sex in Internet pornography, new study shows that most U.S. men and women don't engage in these activities and do not find them appealing. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 9, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Zhana Vrangalova, Contributor Source Type: news

Wearing Decorative Contacts For Halloween? Experts Warn You Could Go Blind
WASHINGTON (CBS) – When planning this year’s Halloween costume, be careful about what you’re putting in your eyes. Doctors and the FDA are concerned about the health dangers of decorative contact lenses. They say the lenses can cause a variety of injuries including cornea scratches, infection and blindness in the worst cases. Photo by Sebastian Willnow/AFP/Getty Images In some states, selling the lenses over the counter is illegal, but they can easily be purchased on the Internet. The FDA says it’s important to only buy decorative contacts if you have a prescription. Read The Full Warning From The F...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Contact Lenses Halloween Source Type: news

Is drive-by sex toy hacking a wake-up call for Britain ’s internet security? | Chi Onwurah
I ’ve repeatedly asked the government to ensure households won’t be vulnerable to internet-of-things safety breaches. Will vibrators finally attract its attention?Hacking tends to bring to mind compromised bank accounts or infiltrated government security systems, not anything as salacious as a dildo. But yesterday, the scientist Ben Goldacre alerted me to the practice of “screwdriving” – short-distance sex-toy hacking.It might sound far-fetched, but the bluetooth low energy (BLE) networking protocol that “smart” sex toys often use can be compromised relatively easily, asdemonstrate...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 6, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Chi Onwurah Tags: Internet safety Hacking Sex Internet of things UK news World news Source Type: news

Brain-training games don ’t work
I heard an ad on the radio a few days ago… It was from one of those brain-training websites. It promised to boost your brainpower if you played their online games. When sites like this first came out a few years ago, I thought they would work. I even recommended them to my patients.    But it turns out these online brain-training games only train your brain in one thing… How to play their online games! That’s the conclusion of an extensive review by more than 70 scientists. They published the results of their research in the journal Psychological Science in the Public Interest.1 In fact, s...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 5, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Anti-Aging Source Type: news

Funding Award for Automated ILL Software and Training
The GMR is pleased to announce that Western Michigan University has received funding in the amount of $4,642 in the form of an NNLM Technology Enhancement Award to implement resource sharing management software at the Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) Library. Congratulations to WMed and applicant Elizabeth R. Lorbeer, EdM, MLS, Founding Library Director on the successful proposal. Background The WMed Medical Library is described as a born digital library, serving one of the newest medical schools in the United States. Document delivery and resource sharing requests have increased steadily since t...
Source: The Cornflower - October 5, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Jacqueline Leskovec Tags: Funding Resource Sharing Technology Source Type: news

10 Essential Tips For Girls To Stay Safe Online
Laura Bates is a feminist writer, published in Time, xojane.com, the Guardian, the Independent, the New Statesman, and regularly asked for comment by Vice, The Atlantic, and others. She is the founder of the Everyday Sexism Project—a crowdsourced collection of stories from women around the world about their experiences with gender inequality. She was named one of the Huffington Post’s Most Inspirational Women of 2012 and shortlisted for the 2013 Shorty Award in activism. Her second book, Girl Up, is on sale now from Touchstone, an imprint of our sister company, Simon & Schuster. Control Who Sees Your Stuff ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health laura bates Simon and Schuster Source Type: news

We ’re all connected now, so why is the internet so white and western? | Mark Graham and Anasuya Sengupta
Google and Wikipedia have a responsibility to see that their content isn ’t skewed – and we users should hold them to accountWe recently passed a milestone in the history of human connectivity – people online now ​make up the majority​ of the world’s population. This has largely gone unnoticed, but it is an important moment and not just for statistical reasons.North American and European internet users now make up only about a quarter of the world ’s users. Furthermore, while countries like the US and the UK have almost reached internet saturation, Africa, Asia and Latin America are home t...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 5, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Mark Graham and Anasuya Sengupta Tags: Internet Google Wikipedia Geography Technology Science World news UK news Africa Middle East and North Africa Source Type: news

Bullying in virtual learning communities - Nikiforos S, Tzanavaris S, Kermanidis KL.
Bullying through the internet has been investigated and analyzed mainly in the field of social media. In this paper, it is attempted to analyze bullying in the Virtual Learning Communities using Natural Language Processing (NLP) techniques, mainly in the c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Mental health message appeals and audience engagement: evidence from Australia - Yap JE, Zubcevic-Basic N, Johnson LW, Lodewyckx MA.
This study presents a range of message appeals used in social media enabled mental health promotion and stigma reduction messages. Furt... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

The Importance of an Open Internet to Older Americans
2 days ago ... Visit us at www.aarp.org/livable. AARP Logo. AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that helps people 50 and older improve the quality  ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - October 5, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

This diet advice could kill you
The American Heart Association says sodium in salt raises blood pressure. They say it increases the risk for heart disease and stroke.  But the latest science says otherwise… A British review of 34 clinical trials showed that cutting down on salt reduced blood pressure only slightly for people with hypertension.1  And a new study in The Lancet found that some low-salt diets could put you at GREATER risk of heart disease and death.2 Researchers analyzed data from 133,118 people. They wanted to see if there was a link between high sodium and heart attack, stroke and death The results were startling. People...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 5, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Randall Hall Tags: Health Heart Health Men's Health Nutrition Women's Health Source Type: news

Illinois leads $25 million alliance to develop Internet of Battlefield Things
(University of Illinois College of Engineering) The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been selected to lead a $25 million initiative to develop the scientific foundations of a next-generation Internet of Battlefield Things (IoBT), designed to enable new predictive battlefield analytics and services. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 5, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Las Vegas Shows the Deadly Toll of American Anger
Anger is one of humanity’s elemental particles. It’s small, unstable, simple to the point of crude. And yet, in the right densities and balances, it’s fundamental to who we are. Lately, in America at least, that balance has been wildly off. Nobody was responsible for the slaughter in Las Vegas on Oct. 1 but the monster who pulled the trigger — not policymakers in Washington, not anger-stokers on cable TV, not even the gunmakers who manufactured the instruments that made the carnage possible. The killer did the killing — period. But that killing came in a context, and that context is anger. Am...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - October 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized behavior Gun Control Guns health ideas Las Vegas mass shootings politics psychology Source Type: news

The Las Vegas Shooting and Our Age of Anger
Anger is one of humanity’s elemental particles. It’s small, unstable, simple to the point of crude. And yet, in the right densities and balances, it’s fundamental to who we are. Lately, in America at least, that balance has been wildly off. Nobody was responsible for the slaughter in Las Vegas on Oct. 1 except the monster who pulled the trigger — not policymakers in Washington, not anger-stokers on cable TV, not even the gunmakers who manufactured the instruments that made the carnage possible. The killer did the killing — period. But that killing came in a context, and that context is anger. ...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - October 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized behavior Gun Control Guns health ideas Las Vegas mass shootings onetime politics psychology Source Type: news

Here ’s Everything Google Just Announced at Its Pixel 2 Event
If Google made one thing clear at its event on Wednesday, it’s that it wants its artificially intelligent virtual assistant to be everywhere, from phones to smart earbuds and laptops. Google unveiled several new products on Wednesday, many of which rely on its Google Assistant to provide compelling features that differentiate them from competing gadgets. Here’s a look at everything Google just announced. Google Pixel 2 Google’s new Pixel smartphones were the stars of Wednesday’s show. The new phones, one of which includes a 5-inch display and the other which has a 6-inch screen, both include improve...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - October 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Eadicicco Tags: Uncategorized Google google clips google home max google home mini google pixel buds pixel 2 pixelbook Source Type: news

The cancer-stress connection
It’s no secret that stress can be deadly. It weakens your immune system… It increases your risk of heart disease… But new research shows that stress can be particularly deadly for people with cancer. A recent study in Australia found that stress allows cancer to spread six times faster. Aussie researchers tracked breast cancer cells in mice. They tagged the cancer cells with a fluorescent marker. Then they used state-of-the-art imaging to see tumor cells that had spread into the lymph system.1 What they saw was remarkable… The images showed that stress increases the number and size of lymph ...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 4, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Cancer Health heart disease immune system stress Source Type: news

The ‘Monopoly Man’ Showed Up to Equifax’s Senate Hearing and It Was ‘Magical’
A woman dressed as the Monopoly man showed up to Wednesday’s Senate Banking Committee hearing on the Equifax data breach, much to the delight of the Internet. Sporting Rich Uncle Pennybags’ classic top hat and monocle look, the protester — who was reportedly a representative of consumer advocacy group Public Citizen — sat behind former Equifax CEO Richard Smith as he testified on the credit firm’s massive security hack. “We sent the Monopoly man to the #Equifax hearing to send a message,” Public Citizen tweeted. “Forced arbitration gives @Equifax a monopoly over our justice s...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - October 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Megan McCluskey Tags: Uncategorized Bizarre Equifax Monopoly Man Pop Culture viral Source Type: news

The Government Has Spoken. ‘Love’ Is Not a Food Ingredient.
The federal Food and Drug Administration is not in the mood for love. The FDA recently reprimanded a Massachusetts bakery for including the romantic term in the ingredients list for its granola. Unfortunately for the West Concord’s Nashoba Brook Bakery, however, seasonings of “love” aren’t meant to be. They laid out the case against love in a warning letter: Your Nashoba Granola label lists ingredient ‘Love.’ Ingredients required to be declared on the label or labeling of food must be listed by their common or usual name. ‘Love’ is not a common or usual name of an ingredient,...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - October 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Raisa Bruner Tags: Uncategorized Food & Drink viral Source Type: news

Google Just Announced a Smart Camera That Takes Photos For You
Google just unveiled a new miniature smart camera called Google Clips, which uses artificial intelligence to capture photos for you. Clips will cost $249 and is “coming soon,” Google says. A user could set the camera down or clip it to a piece of furniture, for example, and the camera would seek out moments to capture. Clips can capture still photos and short video clips, which can also be saved on your smartphone. The company claims the camera is smart enough to recognize familiar faces over time, like family members, so that it knows when to snap photos. It’s also capable of recognizing pets. The idea ...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - October 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Eadicicco Tags: Uncategorized Artificial Intelligence Cameras Gadgets Google Source Type: news

The Internet Is United Against Holding National Taco Day on a Wednesday
It’s National Taco Day, a “holiday” that would, under other circumstances, be cause for celebration and heaps of free tacos. But this year, National Taco Day fell on a Wednesday, not #TacoTuesday, the unofficial weekly holiday dedicated to the Mexican dish. Scheduling the national day to celebrate tacos on a Wednesday has confused taco enthusiasts, who came online to ask how such a grave mistake could have happened: It's always been #TacoTuesday way to fumble the ball America #NationalTacoDay — c.j.roth (@cjroth1) October 4, 2017 What kind of world do we live in where national taco day i...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - October 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Mahita Gajanan Tags: Uncategorized food and drink national taco day onetime Tacos Source Type: news

Indigenous women as newspaper representations: violence and action in 1960s Vancouver - Longstaffe M.
Through a discourse analysis of newspaper reports on the deaths of Indigenous women in Downtown Eastside Vancouver during the 1960s, this article provides a historical framework to expand our understanding of pervasive violence experienced by Indigenous wo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 4, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Judge Recommends Ruling to Block Internet Access to Sci-Hub
The American Chemical Society seeks a broad order that includes millions of dollars in damages and demands action from Internet service providers and search engines. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - October 4, 2017 Category: Science Tags: Daily News Source Type: news