Report: Amidst layoffs, Nike to kill production of FuelBand

Nike spokesperson: "We continually align resources with business priorities."

40 minutes ago from Arstechnica

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Female 'Penis' Found on Brazilian Cave Insects

In what is being called the "world's first" instance of gender-reversed genitalia, scientists have found four species of insects with female "penises." The species live in dry Brazilian caves ...

20 hours ago from TIME

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Microsoft reports strong sales of XBox One

Microsoft said Thursday it has sold more than five million XBox One consoles since they were launched in November.

Fri 18 Apr 14 from Phys.org

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2,500 Bunsen Burners + Dubstep = Best Visualizer Ever

 Take 2,500 bunsen burners, and put'em in a grid. Make the flames react to sound waves, thanks to some amazing physics trickery. Then drop the bass. What do you get? The best visualizer ...

1 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

People with accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the ...

8 hours ago from Phys.org

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Facebook releases first major update for Paper news reader app

Facebook on Friday pushed out the first major update to Paper, its standalone news reader app for iOS. Update 1.1 includes a number of new features and notifications – some of which were ...

20 hours ago from Techspot

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Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature

Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are in close proximity using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.

Thu 17 Apr 14 from Phys.org

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LinkedIn membership hits 300 million

The career-focused social network LinkedIn announced Friday it has 300 million members, with more than half the total outside the United States.

23 hours ago from Phys.org

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Dying grandmother uses Oculus Rift to walk outside again

Roberta Firstenberg had long loved walking outside and caring for her garden. However, a hard battle with cancer had weakened her so that going outside was no longer possible. In ...

5 hours ago from The Verge

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Plants with dormant seeds give rise to more species

Seeds that sprout as soon as they're planted may be good news for a garden. But wild plants need to be more careful. In the wild, a plant whose seeds sprouted at the first warm spell or rainy ...

23 hours ago from Phys.org

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