Month: May 2022

SARS-CoV-2 detection using a nanobody-functionalized voltammetric device

This article was originally published here Commun Med (London). 2022 May 23; 2:56. doi: 10.1038 / s43856-022-00113-8. eCollection 2022. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: An ongoing need during the COVID-19 pandemic has been the requirement for accurate and efficient point-of-care testing platforms to distinguish infected from non-infected people, and to differentiate SARS-CoV-2 infections from other viruses. Electrochemical platforms …

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SEC confirms it is investigating Elon Musk over Twitter share purchases

Placeholder while article actions load The Securities and Exchange Commission confirmed on Friday it had asked Tesla chief executive Elon Musk about irregularities in how and when he disclosed his investment in Twitter. In a letter dated April 4, the day Musk’s investments in the company became public through a filing, the regulator asked him …

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Digital Wellbeing Study now live in Google Health Studies

The University of Oregon’s Center for Digital Mental Health is launching a new digital wellbeing study that collects data using “passive and continuous sensing technology” on your Android and Fitbit via the Google Health Studies app. Update 5/26: Version 2.0 of Google Health Studies is widely available with the Digital Wellbeing Study now live. Complete …

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Josh Brolin Shocked Stephen Colbert Has Never Seen Goonies

Though The Goonies was a popular adventure comedy when it debuted in 1985, Stephen Colbert admitted to actor Josh Brolin that he’s never seen the film. Brolin is out doing press for his new Prime Video trippy Western thriller Outer Range, which included an appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. Brolin and the …

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ABBA makes rare appearance for ‘Voyage’ concert series in London featuring digital avatars

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Swedish supergroup ABBA has returned to the stage as digital avatars for a new London concert residency. On Thursday, all four members of the band publicly reunited to attend the opening night of “ABBA Voyage.” Benny Andersson, 75; Agnetha Fältskog, 72; Anni-Frid Lyngstad, 76; and Björn Ulvaeus, …

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Seen and Unseen review: George Floyd, Black Twitter and the fight for racial justice | Books

Nearly all the books I have read about the internet have deepened my fears about the net effect of social media on the health of our body politic. For example, I thought three facts from Congressman Ro Khanna’s recent book, Dignity in a Digital Age, were enough to scare anyone concerned about the future of …

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Chef’s 8-Feet-Tall Chocolate Giraffe Wins Internet

Pastry artist Amaury Guichon makes 8-foot tall giraffe creation with chocolate. A video is gaining traction on social media which shows an over eight-feet-tall statue of giraffe made of chocolate. Yes, you read that right. It is the specialty of pastry artist Amaury Guichon, who keeps posting videos of his artwork on social media. The …

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Cardinal Richelieu foresees Russia’s victory in Ukraine

NEW YORK – The custom-built Oculus headset delivered to my door by a hooded monk seemed to malfunction. The palace on the Place de Vosges appeared once again in the Metaverse but in black and white rather than bright cartoon colors, with less furniture and fewer objects d’art, with drab walls unadorned by the paintings …

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