Skull Discovery Tells a Human-Neanderthal Love Story

A 55,000-year-old human skull found within a cave in Israel could be evidence that modern humans and Neanderthals were close to each other. Very close. Scientists believe anatomical features ...

6 hours ago from Discover Magazine

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Most Americans and Scientists Tend to Disagree, Survey Finds

And that's not a good thing, scientists say

4 hours ago from TIME

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Google delivers another earnings letdown, stock sinks

Google has gotten into the habit of missing analysts' earnings targets, frustrating investors who believe the online search leader would be more profitable it wasn't pouring so much money into ...

4 hours ago from Phys.org

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People can be identified through their credit-card transactions

Analysis suggests that making data anonymous is not enough to protect consumers.

7 hours ago from Nature News

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Sorry, your broadband Internet technically isn't broadband anymore

The FCC has raised the benchmark for broadband speed to 25 megabits per second, above the speed that many Americans receive with their home connection.

49 minutes ago from CNET

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Samsung posts first annual profit decline in three years

Samsung Electronics posted its first drop in annual net profit in three years on Thursday and saw resurgent arch-rival Apple barge in on its pole position as the world's top smartphone maker.

18 hours ago from Phys.org

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Microsoft launches Outlook for rival iOS, Android

Microsoft on Thursday launched an Outlook app for rival handsets running on Apple's iOS and Google's Android, ramping up its software services efforts.

11 hours ago from Phys.org

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Save Dippy: Natural History Museum dinosaur loses his spot

The Natural History Museum was forced to deny that it is removing Dippy the dinosaur from its main entrance hall to raise more money from corporate events, as an online campaign was launched ...

6 hours ago from The Independent

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Tesla Model S is getting even quicker through a software update

If you didn't think that Tesla's Model S P85D was bonkers enough, you're in for a treat. Elon Musk has revealed that the already speedy electric sedan is getting a software update that will ...

2 hours ago from Engadget

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Nickelodeon to offer Internet-only subscription service

Add Nickelodeon to the list of channels planning a stand-alone Internet offering.

9 hours ago from Phys.org

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