Nepal earthquake: Google and Facebook want to help you find victims of the disaster

Google has reopened its Person Finder tool to aid earthquake relief efforts in Nepal.

15 hours ago from The Independent

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Russian hackers read Obama emails, report says

Emails to and from President Barack Obama were read by Russian hackers last year in a breach of the White House's unclassified computer system, The New York Times said Saturday.

Sat 25 Apr 15 from

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New heat-recovery system makes Stanford one of world's most energy-efficient uni's

At Stanford University in California, it's normally the Nobel-winning researchers who make the news. But with the commissioning of a novel renewable energy system, the campus's humble heating ...

4 hours ago from Gizmag

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Imagination Technologies battles x86 and ARM with free and open MIPSfpga

"No industry likes a monopoly," says CEO. "We are doing deals with tier one guys."

48 minutes ago from Arstechnica

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Hackers Deface Tesla Website, Hijack Tesla And Elon Musk's Twitter Accounts

Tesla might seem like it's an invincible company lately, but when it comes to software and social media, it shares the same risks us common folk do, something yesterday's events help emphasize. ...

13 hours ago from HotHardware

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'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3': 5 ways it's different

"Call of Duty: Black Ops 3" is enlisting a few new recruits.

12 hours ago from

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Buying Stuff With Smartwatches Is Dumb: Accidental Xbox Edition

There is a limited number of things that smartwatches are good for. As this tech blogger's accidental purchase of an Xbox One shows, browsing Amazon is not one of those things. Read more...

2 hours ago from Gizmodo

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Signs points to cancellation for Kojima's Silent Hills

Del Toro quits collaboration, playable trailer coming off of PSN.

6 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Back pain link to chimpanzee spine

People with lower back problems are more likely to have a spine similar in shape to the chimpanzee, our closest ape ancestor.

4 hours ago from BBC News

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Google engineer dies in Everest avalanche after Nepal quake

Dan Fredinburg, an engineer in Google's Project X division, was among more than a dozen climbers killed in avalanche set off by Nepal's massive earthquake.

14 hours ago from CNET

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