Diabetes on the increase among young Americans

Diabetes on the increase among young Americans

An increasing number of American children are being fallen victims to the devastating chronic condition of diabetes, a fresh report has revealed.

The first of its kind study revealed that at least 29.1 million people in the United States are living with either diagnosed or undiagnosed diabetes. Nearly 208,000 of those who have been diagnosed with the condition are younger than 20 years.

Cape Cod boaters urged to proceed in the area with extreme caution

Cape Cod boaters urged to proceed in the area with extreme caution

The Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) is urging Cape Cod boaters to use extra caution due to presence of unusually large number of endangered right whales in the bay area.

In a newly released statement, the Massachusetts Department of Fish & Game said that a large number of endangered North Atlantic right whales were spotted swimming in the area.

Apple granted DMV Permit for Self-driving Vehicles in California

Apple granted DMV Permit for Self-driving Vehicles in California

Apple has received California DMV permit for testing self-driving vehicles in California. While other companies working on self-driving technology have shared their plans, Apple has remained silent about its project for self-driving vehicles. As per media reports, the company hired automobile and self-driving technology experts and has setup a team under Project Titan to develop its autonomous vehicle.

Only bottom third of Great Barrier Reef escaped bleaching: scientists say

Only bottom third of Great Barrier Reef escaped bleaching: scientists say

The bottom third of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is now the only section that has escaped back-to-back bleaching, according to new aerial surveys.

After completed aerial surveys of the reef, a team of scientists from the Australian Research Council’s Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies reported that two consecutive mass bleaching events in 2016 and 2017 have affected a 1,500-kiilometer stretch of the world’s largest living structure.

Microsoft trying to address Windows 10 updates-related confusion

Microsoft trying to address Windows 10 updates-related confusion

Software giant Microsoft Corp. is reportedly preparing to address confusion for users of System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) when they try to put off Windows 10 updates and upgrades.

Currently, the software firm has Group Policy settings to postpone Windows 10 updates as well as upgrades that several users of SCCM think they have to have to activate in order to control the arrival of Windows 10 under the company’s operating system (OS) servicing plans.

Canada introduces legislation to legalise marijuana

New York [U.S.], Apr. 14 (ANI): The highly anticipated legislation aimed at regulating recreational marijuana use by July 2018 has been introduced by the Canadian Government.

The new legislation paves the way for the country to become the first in the G7 to fully legalise the drug, reports CNN.

Since becoming the Liberal leader in 2013, Justin Trudeau has argued that the decriminalisation and regulation of marijuana would help keep the drug away from children and ensure profits don't end up in the hands of what the prime minister described as "criminal elements".

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