Eating Dark Chocolate Improves Memory, Reduces Inflammation and Stress, Two Studies Say

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Breaking Science News “For years, we have looked at the influence of dark chocolate on neurological functions from the standpoint … Continue reading Eating Dark Chocolate Improves Memory, Reduces Inflammation and Stress, Two Studies Say

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A New Kind of Memory Could Make RAM and ROM Obsolete

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Futurism Like peanut butter and jelly, like salt and pepper, like that seemingly perfect couple you love (to hate), … Continue reading A New Kind of Memory Could Make RAM and ROM Obsolete

With Strategic Zaps to the Brain, Scientists Boost Memory

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Quanta Magazine For the past two decades, neuroscientists have been treating movement and neurological disorders with deep brain stimulation, a … Continue reading With Strategic Zaps to the Brain, Scientists Boost Memory

Holy Mother of Mac, the 2017 iMac Is Upgradable

Pigs have flown. Hell hath—indeed—frozen over. It’s Christmas in June! Our teardown confirms that the new 21.5″ iMac with 4K Display has both removable RAM and a modular CPU. Of … Continue reading Holy Mother of Mac, the 2017 iMac Is Upgradable

Intel’s Optane Memory Makes Cheap Hard Drives as Fast as Expensive SSDs

All images: Alex Cranz/Gizmodo It isn’t only the junk processor that makes a really cheap computer slow. Or the memory or the video card (or lack of video card). The … Continue reading Intel’s Optane Memory Makes Cheap Hard Drives as Fast as Expensive SSDs

Buzzing the brain with electricity can boost working memory

The scans show that stimulation ‘in beat’ increases brain activity in the regions involved in task performance. On the other hand, stimulation ‘out of beat’showed activity in regions usually associated … Continue reading Buzzing the brain with electricity can boost working memory

Why VR might be the next weapon in the war on dementia

Here’s a truism for you: dementia is a god-awful thing. A savage and remorseless condition, it strips away a lifetime of accumulated experience and personality, eradicating memory and emotional attachment, … Continue reading Why VR might be the next weapon in the war on dementia