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Google Envisions 'Unprintable' Interactive Digital Books

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 7:30pm
Phones may not be the best platform for reading through Anna Karenina, but that doesn't mean books can't be designed with such devices in mind.









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Apple Ordered to Pay $625M in Patent Dispute With VirnetX

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 7:20pm
A jury earlier decided Apple used the patent licensing company's Internet security technology without permission in its FaceTime and iMessage features.









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Three-Parent Babies Are OK, Experts Say

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 5:13pm
Experiments using sperm and egg cells from three different people to make an embryo are all right if they are carefully monitored and regulated.









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FAA: Drones Around Super Bowl Could Face 'Deadly Force'

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 5:08pm
'Bring your lucky jersey. Bring your face paint. Bring your team spirit. But leave your drone at home.'









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NASA and Zuckerberg Tease Virtual Reality View of Mars

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 4:05pm
Facebook's CEO wants you to get excited about virtual reality — and a Mars panorama taken by the Curiosity rover is as good a way as any to do that.









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Google Rolls Out Free High-Speed Internet to Public Housing

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 3:07pm
Many of us take high-speed Internet access for granted, but for low-income folks it's a luxury they simply can't afford









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Google Ads Pilot Aims to Counter Online Extremism

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 1:21pm
Google is trying out a new program that would cause anti-extremism messages from NGOs to pop up in slots managed by its AdWords service.









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Luxembourg Announces Plan to Help Launch Asteroid Mining

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 10:56am
Mining asteroids for minerals took one step closer to reality after tiny Luxembourg announced plans to help the fledgling industry get into orbit.









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Musk to 'Super Rude' Customer: No Tesla for You!

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 10:48am
If you criticize a company online, you normally get an apologetic response via Twitter.









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Recording Industry to Count Streams in Album Sale Awards

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 9:30pm
The Recording Industry Association of America announced that it will count streams towards the coveted gold and platinum awards for popular albums.









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Yahoo to Lay Off 15 Percent of Workforce, Revamp Company

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 5:56pm
The company unveiled a plan to turn around its once-mighty Internet business.









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NASA Denies Claim Hackers Took Control of a Drone

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 5:11pm
NASA denied hackers' claims that they had infiltrated the agency's systems and taken control of a drone mid-flight.









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New Testing Program Could Make Hoverboards Safer

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:39pm
Manufacturers and distributors of self-balancing scooters can now submit their product for evaluation and certificaiton.









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'I' Is for Investment: Sesame Street Gets a Venture Fund

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 2:57pm
Since 1969, parents have trusted the loveable, fury characters on Sesame Street to teach their children important skills and life lessons.









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GE is Ditching The Twisty Light Bulbs in Favor of LEDs

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 12:49pm
General Electric is going to phase out the CFL (compact fluorescent lamp) bulb in favor of the LED that's slowly but surely becoming the standard.









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WH Welcomes Facebook Move to Block Private Gun Sales

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 10:50am
WASHINGTON, Feb 1- The Obama administration on Monday welcomed Facebook Inc's move last week to prohibit users from using its services to coordinate person-to-person private sales of firearms. "Obviously, we welcome steps from private entities like Facebook," White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters at a press briefing, following Facebook' s...









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Identity Thieves Changing Tactics to Steal Your Money

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 10:22am
About 13.1 million Americans became ID fraud victims in 2015. That's up three percent from 2014 and the second highest number in the past six years.









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MIT Team Wins SpaceX Hyperloop Design Contest

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 8:53pm
The MIT grad students beat out more than 100 other teams with their design for a passenger-carrying Hyperloop "pod."









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Messaging Service WhatsApp Tops 1 Billion Monthly Users

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 8:32pm
That's nearly one in seven people on Earth who use the multi-platform mobile chat service.









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Mark Kelly Remembers Those Lost Aboard Shuttle Columbia

Mon, 02/01/2016 - 7:04pm
It was 13 years ago that we began to hear the terrible news: Space Shuttle Columbia had been lost during re-entry into our atmosphere.









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