Instagram launches time-lapse video app for iPhone

Facebook-owned photo-sharing service Instagram on Tuesday launched an application for capturing time-lapse videos using Apple mobile devices.

16 hours ago from Phys.org

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'iPad Pro' would be Apple's biggest ever tablet, say reports

Apple is reportedly planning to start production on its largest ever iPad, offering customers a screen size more usually associated with laptop computers than with tablets.

3 hours ago from The Independent

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Hewlett-Packard recalls 5 million AC power cords

Hewlett-Packard Company is recalling about 5.6 million notebook computer AC power cords in this country and another 446,700 in Canada because of possible overheating, which can pose a fire and ...

17 hours ago from Phys.org

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Amazon buys Twitch for $970m, beating Google to tap a new 'global phenomenon' of gamers

With an all-cash deal totalling $970 million, Amazon has beaten Google to the punch and purchased Twitch a video-game streaming site at the forefront of an industry that analysts say might ...

Tue 26 Aug 14 from The Independent

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Scientists Claim GPS Data Has Finally Solved the 'Sheepdog Mystery'

Researchers say a trained canine turns a roaming flock into a cohesive bunch by following two simple steps

4 hours ago from TIME

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The 'Spiral of Silence': How social media encourages self-censorship online

How often do you really say what you feel online? Do you leap into arguments counterpoints flying or do you tend to think 'oh what's the point' and console yourself with the reminder that discretion ...

2 hours ago from The Independent

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Seagate pushes 3.5in drives to 8TB

Written by: Stephen Withers | Published in: Hardware & StorageStorage vendor Seagate Technology has begun shipping the world's first 8TB hard disk drive to selected customers.

5 hours ago from iTWire

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Google Chrome 37 64-Bit Stable Released, Faster, More Secure

We suspect quite a few folks will be rejoicing over this one. This week, Google announced that its 64-bit experimentation with Chrome in Windows was a success. Thus, it's planning official, ...

4 hours ago from HotHardware

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Facebook hates click-bait and is changing its Newsfeed so that you read less of it

Facebook wants you to read less 'click-bait' online and is willing to mess with your Newsfeed to stop you.

Tue 26 Aug 14 from The Independent

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Google buys special effects technology firm Zync

Google on Tuesday announced that it had bought Zync Render, a service that trims costs of special effects by pushing the work into the Internet "cloud."

16 hours ago from Phys.org

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