Amazon launches one-hour shipping in Manhattan

Amazon says it is offering one-hour delivery of thousands of basic products to its Prime customers in Manhattan.

4 hours ago from Phys.org

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Mojang to collaborate with Telltale Games on narrative-driven Minecraft: Story Mode

Telltale Games, the folks behind episodic game titles for The Walking Dead, Back to the Future, and Game of Thrones is set to collaborate with Mojang on a new narrative-driven game set in the ...

1 hours ago from Techspot

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Birds can sense impending storm, skip town

Migratory birds may use low-frequency sound waves to detect severe weather

5 hours ago from Science Now

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A look at North Korea's cyberwar capabilities

Most North Koreans have never seen the Internet.

10 hours ago from Phys.org

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Authority that runs the internet has been hacked

ICANN, the organisation that provides the tools that allow the internet to work, has said that it was the victim of a cyber-attack that left many of its most important systems exposed.

10 hours ago from The Independent

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Microsoft no longer has to promote rival browsers in Europe

Back in 2009, to comply with a court order, Microsoft began offering a choice of browsers to European customers who were booting up a copy of Windows for the first time. The screen offered ...

3 hours ago from Techspot

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Blackberry launches the Classic, a new phone for people that want an old keyboard

Blackberry today launched its Classic, a new phone that it hopes will convince those holding onto old Blackberrys for their keyboard and size to finally upgrade.

Wed 17 Dec 14 from The Independent

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Disabled dog is now able to run, thanks to 3D-printed prostheses

Derby the dog faced a challenge right from Day One. Due to a congenital deformity, he was born with very small forelegs and no front paws. This resulted in his ending up in the care of Hillsborough, ...

21 hours ago from Gizmag

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Watch a man control two robotic prosthetic arms with his mind

Thanks to a neural surgery and robotic technology, a man in Colorado named Les Baugh is the first person to gain the ability to control two shoulder-level robotic arms with his mind. ...

4 hours ago from The Verge

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Sprint accused of billing for unwanted services

(AP)—Federal regulators are accusing Sprint Corp. of illegally billing its wireless customers tens of millions of dollars in unwanted charges for text message alerts and other services.

Wed 17 Dec 14 from Phys.org

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