Neanderthal stone rings discovered

Researchers investigating a cave in France have identified mysterious stone rings that were probably built by Neanderthals.

18 hours ago from BBC News

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HP's New OMEN Notebooks And OMEN Desktop With GeForce GTX 1080 Showcase Devilish Side

Hewlett-Packed announced its first OMEN gaming notebook back in November 2014, and now a year and a half later, the company is announcing four new additions to the family. For starters, HP ...

5 hours ago from HotHardware

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Rumors suggest Microsoft will release a more powerful Xbox One in 2017, slim model this year

When it comes to rumors about upgraded versions of current-gen consoles, much of the focus has been on the supposed 4K-ready PlayStation 4 NEO. We haven’t heard much about the next Xbox ...

16 hours ago from Geek.com

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Gov't report: Feds spend billions to run ancient technology

The government is spending about three-fourths of its technology budget maintaining aging computer systems, including platforms more than 50 years old in vital areas from nuclear weapons to ...

Wed 25 May 16 from Phys.org

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Google self-driving car project opening Michigan tech center

Google's self-driving car project is heading to the Motor City.

19 hours ago from Phys.org

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Microsoft cuts more jobs in troubled mobile unit

Microsoft will cut up to 1,850 jobs and book an approximately $950 million writedown as it attempts to salvage its rocky entrance into the smartphone market.

Wed 25 May 16 from Phys.org

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Fruit fly's giant sperm is quite an exaggeration

Giant sperm, about 20 times a male fruit fly's body length, could make the insects the champs of supersized sexual ornaments.

17 hours ago from ScienceNews

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Report shows 50% of misogynistic tweets come from women

For as long as there has been an internet, there has been online abuse. While this covers everything from racism, anti-Semitism, and general cyberbullying, one area that has come under the spotlight ...

42 minutes ago from Techspot

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Chinese brewed beer 5,000 years ago

Chinese drinkers may have been brewing beer as many as 5,000 years ago, new research suggests.

Wed 25 May 16 from BBC News

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Peter Thiel admits to bankrolling Hulk Hogan's Gawker lawsuit

Peter Thiel confirmed last night that he did indeed fund Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker, asárumored earlier this week, saying that the move was one of the "greater philanthropic ...

8 hours ago from The Verge

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