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Strong Rumours Suggest One of iOS’s Most Glaring Omissions Could Be Fixed


Strong rumours suggest iOS could finally be getting mouse input support and that it could be coming to the iPad Pro. The rumour comes courtesy of Federico Viticci of MacStories, who mentioned it on the Connected podcast. Developer Steve Troughton-Smith then confirmed the rumour on Twitter. Troughton-Smith then elaborated, noting that mouse support would likely be an...


Fake Lego Warehouse Raided, Boss Arrested


Remember Lepin, the Chinese Lego lookalike that recently had its trademark cancelled after a long battle with Lego lawyers (that’s lawyers for Lego, not lawyers made from Lego, sadly)? It’s in the news again after having its warehouses raided. Shanghai Police posted on the Chinese social network Weibo that they’ve raided no less than three Lepin warehouses and arrested...




Surgeons Use Self-Navigating Robot to Find Leaky Valve in Pig Hearts


During a recent experiment at Boston Children’s Hospital, bioengineers used a robotic catheter to reach a leaky valve inside pig hearts. But get this – the device was completely autonomous, navigating through the heart all by itself and without the benefit of a surgeon’s guiding hand. Welcome to the future of heart surgery. New research published today...


Labster scores $21M Series B to bring VR to STEM education


Labster, the Denmark headquartered startup building virtual laboratory simulations for STEM students, has raised $21 million in Series B funding. Leading the round is Owl Ventures, with participation from Balderton Capital, Northzone and Swisscom Ventures. Previous backers Nordic Makers, David Helgason, EduCapital and Entangled Group also followed on, bringing the total raised by the company to date...