Google unveils secret delivery drone program dubbed 'Project Wing'

Bored with simply serving up search results, Google has started testing a prototype drone delivery system that can shuttle goods to remote areas.

5 hours ago from The Independent

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Nintendo tweaks portable line with new, more powerful 3DS for Japan

New version features second analog nub, more buttons, better 3D viewing angles

14 minutes ago from Arstechnica

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Samsung Gear S vs. LG G Watch R

Smartwatches have yet to really take off, but this holiday season is going to mark the biggest push we've seen from OEMs. Ahead of IFA 2014, Samsung and LG have already spilled the beans on ...

10 hours ago from Gizmag

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The Lost Hobbits of the Eastern Arctic

Scientists never understood what became of the Paleo-Eskimos who once peopled the north. Now they know—and there's new reason to miss them

17 hours ago from TIME

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Nokia's HERE Maps is coming to Android as a Samsung exclusive

Relations between Google and Samsung are already a little tense, but the Korean smartphone maker may just have elevated those frustrations a little further. Extending its existing deal to provide ...

2 hours ago from Engadget

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Your Bacterial 'Aura' Follows You From Place to Place

Housemates may share more than a Netflix subscription and a mortgage – they also host an abundance of shared microbes, which significantly shape a home's overall micro-environment, according ...

18 hours ago from Discover Magazine

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Australia's consumer watchdog sues US games giant Valve

Australia's consumer watchdog Friday said it was taking online US video games giant Valve to court for allegedly making "false or misleading representations" and refusing to offer refunds.

5 hours ago from Phys.org

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iPhone 6 -- the jolt that mobile payments need

Apple's rumored embrace of true mobile payments may finally shake up how we pay for goods and services after years of empty promises

2 hours ago from CNET

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How fish can learn to walk

Land-raised bichirs provide insight into evolutionary pressures facing first vertebrates to live on land.

Wed 27 Aug 14 from Nature News

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Nintendo launching 'amiibo' with 12 characters

Pikachu and Link will be among the first characters coming to "amiibo."

1 hours ago from Phys.org

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