Twitpic saved by Twitter just hours before planned shut down

Twitpic has reached its final chapter. The once-popular image sharing service announced today that it has reached an agreement to be acquired by Twitter, saving millions of photos ...

1 hours ago from The Verge

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Not So Fast Apple SIM Users, AT&T Confirms iPad Air 2 SIM Gets Locked To Its Network

Apple had good intentions by equipping its cellular-based iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 with SIM card options, thereby giving owners the flexibility to choose from a variety of short and long ...

7 hours ago from HotHardware

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Science Museum exhibit explores the Information Age

If the 19th and 20th centuries were the Transportation Age, then the 21st century is the Information Age. Like most other ages, it didn't suddenly leap into being with the arrival of the Web ...

12 hours ago from Gizmag

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Facebook offers a modern take on the internet forum with Rooms

In one form or another, Facebook has been bringing existing social groups together online for over 10 years, and has so far shied away from user anonymity. Its new app is the very opposite. ...

22 hours ago from Gizmag

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Humans were living at extreme altitudes 1000 years earlier than thought

Paleoindians reached new heights soon after arriving in South America

Thu 23 Oct 14 from Science Now

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California startup unveils gun technology for cops

A Silicon Valley startup has developed technology to let dispatchers know when a police officer's weapon has been fired.

Fri 24 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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Fossils reveal very awkward dinosaur once roamed the Earth

Paleantologists in the Gobi Desert in Mongolia have discovered new fossils that allow them to create a picture of what one of the most unusually-shaped dinosaurs looked like.

Thu 23 Oct 14 from The Independent

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Ancient human bone reveals when we bred with Neanderthals

When a human bone was found on a gravelly riverbank by a bone-carver who was searching for mammoth ivory, little did he know it would provide the oldest modern-human genome yet sequenced. The ...

Fri 24 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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Hate your email? Google knows: its new app promises the earth (and a manageable inbox)

Google has launched a new smartphone app "years in the making" that it claims will let people finally take control of their inboxes.

Thu 23 Oct 14 from The Independent

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PS4 leads Xbox One by at least 40% in global sales: Has Sony already won this console generation?

All available data suggests the Xbox One is getting badly beaten by the PS4 in total sales -- has Sony established an unbeatable advantage?

5 hours ago from Extremetech

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