Oldest human DNA narrows time of Neandertal hookups

A 45,000-year-old Siberian bone provides genetic clues about the timing of interbreeding between ancient humans and Neandertals.

2 hours ago from ScienceNews

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Google unveils app for managing Gmail inboxes

Google is introducing an application designed to make it easier for its Gmail users to find and manage important information that can often become buried in their inboxes.

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Goofy dinosaur blends Barney and Jar Jar Binks (w/ Video)

Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found bones of two large, powerful dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome critter with killer claws.

3 hours ago from Phys.org

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Hendo Hover: the world's first real hoverboard?

Despite many efforts to make the hoverboard a reality in the more than two decades since Marty McFly zipped around on one in Back to the Future Part II, we're still waiting. Does the arrival ...

8 hours ago from Gizmag

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Survey: Harassment a common part of online life

A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life.

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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iCloud phishing attacks: Apple issues new advice to users following reports of Chinese hacks

Apple has issued another warning to its iCloud customers about hackers attempting to steal their credentials using fake websites.

7 hours ago from The Independent

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Twitter looks to weave into more mobile apps

Twitter on Wednesday set out to weave itself into mobile applications with a free "Fabric" platform to help developers build better programs and make more money.

52 minutes ago from Phys.org

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Now you can use a key to get into your Google account

There's an increasing recognition that passwords alone are not going be an adequate form of online security in the future. Two-factor authentication can vastly improve security, by simply introducing ...

Tue 21 Oct 14 from Gizmag

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Blink, point, solve an equation: Introducing PhotoMath

"Ma, can I go now? My phone did my homework." PhotoMath, from the software development company MicroBlink, will make the student's phone do math homework. Just point the camera towards the mathematical ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Apple Pay Double Charging Bug Surfaces

It hasn’t been long since Apple’s new payments service went live. On Monday, Apple Pay was formally opened up after the iOS 8.1 update brought support for iPhone 6 and iPhone ...

3 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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