How Cheap Genetic Testing Complicates Cancer Screening For Us All
Sometimes, more medical information is a bad thing. The influential United States Preventive Services Task Force recommends against most women getting genetic screenings for their susceptibility to breast cancer. Why? Because the tests are imperfect: for every woman who gets tested for genes associated with onset breast cancer, even more will falsely test positive, leading spooked patients into needless surgery or psychological trauma. Super cheap genetic testing from enterprising health startups, such as 23andMe, have complicated cancer detection for us all by increasing the accessibility of imperfect medical information.
Unreleased Wii U games will be demoed at Best Buy during E3
Sonic: The Lost World and Super Luigi U are among the selections.
Formlabs Prepares To Ship The Super Sexy Form One 3D Printer
The boy geniuses of Formlabs, David Cranor, Maxim Lobovsky, and Natan Linder have posted a video detailing their Form One 3D printer, one of the most well-put-together 3D printing devices we've seen in a while. The Form One uses a form of stereolithography that prints the objects "upside down" by activating polymers with laser light. The resulting objects come out of a bath of plastic looking like Neo tumbling out of his oozing cocoon in The Matrix.
Video: 'SRW OG Saga — Masou Kishin — Pride of Justice' trailer
Namco Bandai has released the first trailer for its upcoming mecha role-playing game called "Super Robot Wars OG Saga: Masou Kishin - Pride of Justice."
Dots, Betaworks' New Super Addictive iOS Game, Nabs 1 Million Downloads In One Week
Dots, a game launched just last week out of betaworks, has reached over 1 million downloads in just one week of availability. According to a blog post, the app hit number 1 in eight countries, and went into the top five in another fifteen countries. Right now, in fact, you'll find Dots as the number three free app behind Hardest Game Ever 2 and Falldown2, two worthy opponents.