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UK Space Agency Boosts Cubesat Space Internet Plan

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 8:02pm
The UK Space Agency will collaborate with space tech companies Clyde Space and Outernet on a satellite-based global Internet plan.






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State Department Tries to Purge Malware After Hack

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 6:54pm
The State Department temporarily shut down Internet service on its unclassified computer network in an attempt to try to root out malware.






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Facebook Buys Shopping Search Engine TheFind

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 6:14pm
Facebook says it bought the ecommerce search engine to help boost its advertising business.






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Cold Out? Screen Cover Makes iPhones Glove-Compatible

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 5:34pm
A new screen cover called Glovys flips the script, making your phone compatible with your gloves instead of vice versa.






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CIA Chief: Social Media Makes It Harder to Fight Terror

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 3:37pm
John Brennan says groups like Islamic State are increasing turning to social media and other technology to share information and wage militancy.






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Watch Live: CIA's Brennan Talks About Strengthening Intelligence Gathering

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 1:22pm
CIA Director John Brennan appears at the New York Council on Foreign Relations forum on the CIA's strategy to strengthen intelligence-gathering capabilities and enhance international security.






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Not Just for Nerds: Teens Train to be Cyber Warriors

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 12:02pm
The 2015 CyberPatriot program attracted more than 2,100 student teams from all over the United States.






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Tip Creep: Payment Screens Encourage Customers to Tip More and More

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 11:53am
Digital payment options make tipping easier and more widespread. NBC's Mark Barger reports with NBC News senior tech writer Julianne Pepitone.






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Steve Jobs Refused Liver Transplant from Tim Cook

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:49am
Steve Jobs turned down a liver transplant from Apple CEO Tim Cook, according to a new biography.






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Note-Writing Robots Pen Letters In Your Handwriting

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:12am
Bond, a new startup in New York City, has created robots that can learn your handwriting and convert digital notes into personalized letters.






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WikiLeaks' Assange Faces DNA Test at Embassy Hideaway

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 6:34am
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange could be questioned in London and have a DNA sample taken over sex assault and rape allegations, prosecutors said.






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Military Agency Wants to Help Protect Your Online Data

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 7:48pm
Of the many organizations in the world that might attempt to improve online privacy, it's rather surprising to hear that DARPA is getting in the fun.






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Note-Writing Robots Pen Letters In Your Handwriting

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 7:05pm
Bond, a new startup in New York City, has created robots that can learn your handwriting and convert digital notes into personalized letters.






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Meet USB-C: One Port to Rule (and Charge) Them All

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 7:04pm
USB-C is the faster, better and more user-friendly new generation of the USB ports we use every day.






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Colorful $4M Drug Haul Was Set to Be Sold Online

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 12:24pm
Police have conducted what they say could be Germany's biggest-ever drug bust.






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Smart Glasses in Space! NASA to Test Augmented Reality

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 12:03pm
It's hard to call the IT department in space. That is why NASA is experimenting with augmented reality glasses.






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Aerospace Guru Talks About His Next (and Last) Plane

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 12:01pm
Thanks to a film project, the curtain is slowly being raised on what aerospace designer Burt Rutan says will be his last airplane, dubbed the SkiGull.






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Here Are 15 Places Where Your Selfie Stick Isn't Welcome

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 4:41am
The "wand of narcissism" is considered a threat to people and priceless artworks.






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Cyclops Sub Makes Deep-Sea Exploration Comfy

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 9:36pm
OceanGate thinks there's an important place for humankind underwater — and it doesn't have to be a claustrophobic, rivet-studded experience, either.






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Olympus SH-2 Camera Packs Big Zoom in a Tiny Body

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 6:52pm
The new 16-megapixel Olympus SH-2 doesn't have a big sensor, but it makes up for it with a long zoom and solid image stabilization.






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