Oldest-known animals had complex asexual lives

FRACTOFUSUS FOSSILS: The earliest evidence for reproduction in a complex organism had two surprisingly sophisticated modes of reproduction.

8 hours ago from ABC Science

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Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in US ends in Philly

A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.

Sun 2 Aug 15 from Phys.org

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Nico Gerard Unveils $9,000 Attachment For Your Apple Watch

The Apple Watch's design is lauded by some and criticized by others who felt that it might not necessarily have been Jony Ive's best work. Maybe you feel that way,. or maybe you're the type ...

28 minutes ago from Ubergizmo

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AT&T, as new owner of DirecTV, offers TV-wireless package

AT&T is unveiling a new package that combines traditional TV and wireless services as it seeks to broaden its offerings following its $48.5 billion purchase of satellite TV company DirecTV about ...

Mon 3 Aug 15 from Phys.org

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Thunderstrike 2: Proof-of-concept worm could infect Macs

Two researchers, Xeno Kovah co-founder of LegbaCore and Trammell Hudson, a security engineer with Two Sigma Investments, have created a proof of concept worm capable of attacking Mac computers. ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Gears of War: Ultimate Edition will come with the rest of the series for free

Microsoft will give all buyers of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition — the remastered version of the first game — will come with all of the games in the series.

19 hours ago from The Independent

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Apple Reportedly Wants To Offer Its Own Wireless Service

iPhone 5s Kelvinsong, Wikimedia Commons Apple isn't content with just selling you their phones—they want to be your carrier, too. Business Insider reported today ...

15 hours ago from Popular Science

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Samsung pledges $85M to help cancer-stricken workers

The electronics giant will also use the cancer fund to improve worker safety at its manufacturing facilities around the world.

17 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Apple pushed down to 3rd in China smartphones for Q2

Two Chinese smartphone makers pushed US technology giant Apple into third place in the world's biggest market in the second quarter, an independent analyst firm said Monday.

Mon 3 Aug 15 from Phys.org

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OS X flaw leaves Macs vulnerable to attacks, no password required

The latest version of OS X contains a serious flaw that hackers can use to attack your computer without ever needing your password. The issue is around a hidden document -- Sudoers -- ...

3 hours ago from Engadget

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