Can Your Brain Remain Ageless?- Research.

“Like the rest of the body, the brain loses flexibility with age, impacting the ability to learn, remember, and adapt. Now, scientists report they can rejuvenate the plasticity of the mouse brain, specifically in the visual cortex. The study shows that manipulating a single gene triggers the shift, revealing it as a target for new…

Google’s Duckling Glass Becomes Welcome In The Workplace.

“Google’s augmented reality goggles were a flop several years ago – when intrepid explorers wore the devices in restaurants and bars, sparking reactions ranging from disapproval to outright violence — but they have become very welcome in the workplace. Their success in a host of business settings led The Team at X on Tuesday to…

Toshiba regains access to credit line but…- Technology.

“Crisis-hit Toshiba Corp has regained access to a crucial $6 billion credit line after stumping up shares in its chip unit as collateral but its lenders have imposed tough conditions, banking sources with direct knowledge of the matter said. Hit by massive cost overruns at its now bankrupt U.S. nuclear unit, Toshiba needs billions of…

Microsoft to offer it’s own version of Azure cloud service.

“Microsoft Corp on Monday unveiled a new service that allows customers to use its cloud technology on their own servers, part of the company’s efforts to refocus its product line to compete more effectively with rivals Amazon.com Inc and Google. “One of the key differentiations we have with Azure versus our two biggest competitors in…