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Why You Might Soon Text Robots as Often as Your Friends

Tue, 04/12/2016 - 10:29am
Users of Kik, Facebook' s Messenger app Microsoft's Skype can expect to soon find new automated assistants offering information and service.









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Cyber Threats Are 'Mind Blowing,' Crooks Getting Smarter

Tue, 04/12/2016 - 8:54am
You're being targeted, every hour of every day. These digital attacks are growing in number and sophistication, according to the Internet Securit









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Your In-Flight Wi-Fi Is About to Get Much Better

Tue, 04/12/2016 - 6:52am
Providers of satellite communications have built networks for aviation, with ground/flight testing underway, and three satellites already in place.









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Software Flaws Used by Hackers Are at Record Levels

Tue, 04/12/2016 - 6:21am
The number of previously unknown software flaws used by hackers more than doubled last year, a new report says.









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'Ransomware' Hackers Have a Savvy Business Plan

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 4:49pm
The hackers behind recent high-profile ransomware attacks on U.S. hospitals are using business methods that might be familiar to some start-ups.









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This City is Offering Subsidies For Uber Rides

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 4:19pm
The residents of Altamonte Springs, Florida, are the first in the country to receive an automatic 20 percent subsidy on any Uber in city limits.









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Tesla Recalls 2,700 Model X SUVs

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 1:51pm
Tesla warned owners of its Model X SUV not to have anyone in the back of the vehicle until it can replace the third-row seat backs, which could fail.









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Kepler Spacecraft Stabilized After Unexplained Emergency

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 12:57pm
The Kepler spacecraft, which declared a state of emergency on Friday, has resumed normal deep space operations according to a Monday NASA press release.









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Leak of Senate Encryption Bill Prompts Backlash

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 6:59am
Security groups condemned draft legislation that would let judges order tech companies to help law enforcement agencies break into encrypted data.









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Automakers Urge Slowdown For Self-Driving Cars

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 6:44am
An automaker trade association warned Friday that auto safety regulators' timetable for guidance on self-driving cars may be too aggressive.









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U.K.'s Daily Mail 'Eyeing a Bid For Yahoo'

Mon, 04/11/2016 - 6:13am
Britain's Daily Mail is in talks with potential partners to bid for Yahoo's internet assets, eyeing a plan to buy the troubled U.S. Internet pioneer.









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NASA's Kepler Probe Goes Into Emergency Mode

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 10:09pm
The unexplained development is very fuel intensive, making recovery the No. 1 priority, NASA's Kepler program director said.









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NASA's Kepler Probe Goes Into Emergency Mode

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 10:09pm
The unexplained development is very fuel intensive, making recovery the No. 1 priority, NASA's Kepler program director said.









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SpaceX Delivers World's 1st Inflatable Room for Astronauts

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 11:23am
SpaceX has made good on a high-priority delivery: the world's first inflatable room for astronauts.









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Cellphone-Tracking Ruling Could Serve as Cautionary Tale

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 6:04am
A major Maryland ruling said cops can't use cellphones to track suspects without getting a warrant.









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SpaceX Rocket Lands on Ocean Drone in Historic First

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 5:15pm
SpaceX resumed station deliveries for NASA on Friday with the launch of a futuristic pop-up room, the first ever built for astronauts.









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Apple Patent Imagines a Keyboard without Keys

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 3:37pm
After ditching traditional keys on almost every product it sells, Apple is now looking to phase out the keyboard on its MacBook as well.









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Netflix Hikes Price to $10 a Month Starting in May

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 3:26pm
Netflix is about to hike the price of its most popular plan by 25 percent for all streaming customers, to $9.99 per month for the two-stream HD service.









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