Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in US ends in Philly

A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Another US hunter suspected of illegal Zimbabwe lion kill

Another US trophy hunter is suspected of killing a lion in Zimbabwe without a permit, authorities in Harare said Sunday, days after the killing of Cecil the lion by an American dentist caused ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Sling TV Says Comcast's NBC Stations Are Blocking Its Ads

Sling TV is among the many services out there that are catering to the increasing amount of cord cutters who would rather pay monthly for TV instead of going with a traditional cable TV subscription. ...

2 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Facebook takes aim at expanding internet access using laser-equipped drones

In its quest to connect all corners of the globe – and get even more people signing onto the social networking juggernaut – Facebook has completed the first full-scale model of its internet-broadcasting ...

Fri 31 Jul 15 from Gizmag

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Nvidia issues Shield Tablet recall due to fire hazard

Nvidia on Friday announced it is recalling select Shield Tablets due to a potential fire hazard. The company has issued instructions on how to determine if your slate is impacted by the recall ...

Sat 1 Aug 15 from Techspot

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Yahoo tries to get more fashionable with Polyvore purchase

Yahoo is buying style-tip specialist Polyvore in its latest attempt to become a more fashionable place to advertise.

Sat 1 Aug 15 from Phys.org

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Mozilla CEO publishes open letter to Microsoft chief regarding Windows 10 upgrade process

Microsoft would have you believe that Windows 10 is the best thing since sliced bread. Not everyone is convinced, however, including Mozilla CEO Chris Beard.

Sat 1 Aug 15 from Techspot

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Scammers Launch Nefarious Email Campaign Disguising Ransomware As Windows 10

Windows 10 is off to a blazing fast start. The last official count had Windows 10 installed on more than 14 million devices in its first 24 hours, and unofficially there are now more than 67 ...

5 hours ago from HotHardware

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Facebook's Lollapalooza feed shows the festival you're missing

If you can't make a pilgrimage to Lollapalooza but want to get a sense of what it's like to be there beyond the concert streams, Facebook might have what you're looking for. It's testing an ...

18 hours ago from Engadget

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U.S. Reportedly Considers Retaliating Against Cyberattacks From China

Last month the U.S. Office of Personnel Management was hit by a drastic cyberattack which resulted in personal information of millions of current and former U.S. government employees to be stolen. While ...

4 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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