WhatsApp delays privacy update over user ‘confusion’ and backlash about Facebook data sharing

Jaap Arriens | NurPhoto | Getty ImagesWhatsApp has delayed a privacy policy update that caused confusion and backlash among users over fears it could mean broader data sharing with the messaging app’s owner Facebook.”We’ve heard from so many people how much confusion there is around our recent update. There’s been a lot of misinformation causing…Continue Reading

EU delays rules on carbon market permit handouts

FILE PHOTO: European Union flags flutter outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, June 5, 2020. REUTERS/Yves HermanBRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission will confirm in February rules to calculate industries’ free carbon permits over the next five years, it said on Friday, pushing back a plan to finish the regulations this year.The EU’s…Continue Reading

EU delays rules on carbon market permit handouts

FILE PHOTO: European Union flags flutter outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, June 5, 2020. REUTERS/Yves HermanBRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission will confirm in February rules to calculate industries’ free carbon permits over the next five years, it said on Friday, pushing back a plan to finish the regulations this year.The EU’s…Continue Reading

Ataluren Delays Disease Milestones in Nonsense Mutation DMD

Long-term treatment with ataluren delays loss of ambulation and may delay decline in pulmonary function in patients with nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy (nmDMD), according to study results presented at the 2020 CNS-ICNA Conjoint Meeting, held virtually this year. Because so few patients in the study reached one of the negative pulmonary endpoints, longer follow-up…Continue Reading

Treatment Delays and Worse Outcomes for Patients With In-Hospital Stroke

earn free cme creditEarn CME credit by reading this article and completing the posttest.Sign UpStudy Authors: Feras Akbik, Haolin Xu, et al.; Amy Y.X. Yu, Michael D. Hill Target Audience and Goal Statement: Neurologists, hospitalists, emergency department physicians The goal of this study was to examine trends in the use of intravenous and endovascular reperfusion…Continue Reading

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand officials are investigating the possibility that its first COVID-19 cases in more than three months were imported by freight, as the country’s biggest city plunged back into lockdown on Wednesday. The discovery of four infected family members in Auckland led Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to swiftly reimpose tight restrictions in…Continue Reading

NASA delays launch of flagship James Webb Space Telescope to Oct. 31, 2021

Home News Spaceflight The launch of NASA’s next flagship space telescope has been pushed back another seven months.The liftoff of the $9.8 billion James Webb Space Telescope has been delayed from March 2021 until Oct. 31 of that year, NASA officials announced today (July 16), citing technical difficulties as well as complications imposed by the…Continue Reading

SpaceX delays launch of South Korean military satellite to perform rocket checks

Home News Spaceflight SpaceX will launch the Anasis 2 satellite for South Korea using the same Falcon 9 rocket that launched the Crew Dragon Demo-2 mission to the International Space Station on May 30, 2020. (Image: © SpaceX) CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX postponed the upcoming launch of a South Korean military satellite Monday (July…Continue Reading