GSK’s long acting HIV injection gets boost from study

GlaxoSmithKline’s experimental HIV injection is as effective when given every other month as monthly, according to a study, a convenience that could help the British drugmaker in its battle against a rival drug from Gilead Sciences.GSK’s two-drug injection was as effective as a monthly dose of the same regimen in maintaining viral suppression at 48 […]

Fortnite Aimbot Cheat Actually Deletes Players’ Pc Files

A new Fortnite cheat that improves the aiming accuracy of players is actually a dangerous type of malware, security researchers have discovered. The aimbot hack promises players of the popular video game a way to shoot competitors without having to take careful aim. It also claims to offer ‘ESP’, meaning the location of other players […]

Exclusive: India proposes ban on e-cigarettes, with jail terms for offenders – government documents

India’s health ministry has proposed a ban on the production and import of electronic cigarettes, documents seen by Reuters showed, potentially jeopardizing the expansion plans of big firms like Juul Labs and Philip Morris International. The ministry has proposed that the government issue an executive order banning the devices in the public interest, saying it […]

Facial recognition technology aims to cut passport queue times

Millions of passengers pass through UK airports every year, and those numbers are projected to double by 2050. New technology has been developed that uses a combination of facial recognition technology and your mobile phone in a bid to speed up the immigration process. The UK Home Office and Border Force are considering using the […]

British conservationists work to restore acclaimed slavery painting

Ahead of the annual remembrance day for the abolition of the slave trade, art conservationists are working to restore a rare painting of a kneeling African slave to go on display in the British port city of Liverpool. Acquired by the International Slavery Museum in 2018, the “Am Not I A Man And A Brother’ […]

Lawsuit Filed After ‘Disturbing’ Video Shows Cop Punching Black Teen Who Committed No Crime

A California teen police now say had no gang affiliations and no criminal record is filing an excessive force lawsuit against the Fresno Police Department after he was repeatedly punched by one of the officers looking to bust some gang members. The January incident, which was caught on video, initially resulted in charges for resisting […]

RAF unveils deadly new Protector drone armed with ‘game-changing technology’

RAF unveils deadly new Protector drone armed with ‘game-changing technology’ The futuristic Protector aircraft can fly for 40 hours and strike targets with precision missiles and laser-guided bombs. The Protector boasts “game changing technology” behind its Remotely Piloted Air System (RPAS) which enables taxiing, taking off and landing anywhere in the world controlled via satellite […]

Blame humans for starting the Amazon fires, environmentalists say

The Amazon is burning — and humans are likely to blame. Environmental organizations and researchers say the wildfires blazing in the Brazilian rainforest were set by cattle ranchers and loggers who want to clear and utilize the land, emboldened by the country’s pro-business president. “The vast majority of these fires are human-lit,” said Christian Poirier, […]

WHO says eradicating malaria ‘can be done’, but first aim is to control it

Eradicating malaria is biologically feasible and a lofty aim, the World Health Organization said on Friday, but the focus for now should be getting the funds, tools and political will to control it. Launching the findings of a three-year long analysis of the global fight against malaria, WHO experts said that while ending the mosquito-borne […]

Great moments in PC gaming: When Dark Souls finally ‘clicks’

I picked up Dark Souls at the urging of friends convinced it was some eldritch god’s gift to PC gaming. And folks, I hated it. By Seath’s scaleless posterior, I really hated it. Never made it past Undead Burg, as I would repeatedly get my entire ass handed to me by the Taurus Demon and […]