“Merck: No one’s going to buy us a cure for cancer”

By Jennifer PateyPublished Mar 15, 2019 10:07:18More than two years after Merck, Inc. announced it would phase out its use of its blockbuster cancer drug Merckx, the company has announced it will phase out use of the drug on the planet.The decision comes as the company prepares to spend millions of dollars to sell off some of its medical research and develop new therapies.In a letter to...

Why did the iPhone 5 get a new screen? It’s not just the battery, says Apple’s chief engineer

Apple CEO Tim Cook says the new iPhone 5 is just as capable as the original, and says the company is doing everything it can to improve the smartphone.The iPhone 5 and the iPhone 6, which launched in September, were the first iPhones to ship with OLED screens, which offer a wide field of view and allow for a richer user experience.While the new models offer a similar display to the previous...