How dinosaurs shrank, survived and evolved intobirds

That starling at your birdfeeder? It is a dinosaur. The chicken on your dinner plate? Also a dinosaur. That mangy seagull scavenging for chips on the beach? Apart from being disgusting, yet ...

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France's Illiad bids for T-Mobile US: report

Shares in T-Mobile jumped Thursday on a report that French telecommunications firm Iliad is bidding to buy the US wireless service carrier.

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Facebook's launches first app, offering free access to Wikipedia, job listings and baby care in developing countries

Facebook's initiative launched last year with the intention of working with industry companies to reduce the cost and hassle associated with getting online developing countries.

Thu 31 Jul 14 from The Independent

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SR Labs research to expose BadUSB next week in Vegas

A Berlin-based security research and consulting company will reveal how USB devices can do damage that can conduct two-way malice, from computer to USB or from USB to computer, and can survive ...

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Tesla to double output of electric supercar

Tesla Motors, the trendy US electric car manufacturer, will produce 35,000 cars this year and double that in 2015, the company's CEO Elon Musk has announced.

3 hours ago from The Independent

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Microsoft challenging US on overseas data

In a case closely watched by the tech sector, Microsoft will challenge Thursday a US court order requiring it to give prosecutors electronic mail content associated with an overseas server.

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HP's new smartwatch actually looks good

Fashion designer Michael Bastian is partnering with HP and retailer Gilt to sell a smartwatch this fall. Described by Gilt as a "Michael Bastian smartwatch engineered by Hewlett-Packard," ...

3 hours ago from The Verge

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One of Google's mystery barges has been sold and is shipping out

The shipping containers on the barge are intact as it prepares for departure.

36 minutes ago from Arstechnica

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CIA director reverses himself on Senate spying

For months, CIA Director John Brennan had stood firm in his insistence that the CIA had little to be ashamed of after searching the computers of the Senate Intelligence Committee. His defiant ...

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Deep-sea octopus keeps record-breaking four and a half year vigil over her eggs

Scientist have found what must be nature's most dedicated mother a deep sea octopus that tended to her clutch of 160 eggs for neraly four and a half years, most likely not eating once during ...

18 hours ago from The Independent

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