What's PayPal's first solo move?

PayPal's impending split from long-time partner eBay Inc. will ratchet up its appeal to online retail competitors such as Amazon.com and give it the freedom to aggressively take on new mobile ...

6 hours ago from Phys.org

Other sources: Phys.org (2), AP, iTWire , Arstechnica, Ubergizmo (2), show all (22)

Firefox OS-based Matchstick takes aim at Google's Chromecast

Matchstick is a new streaming dongle aiming to compete directly with Google's low-cost Chromecast product. The new stick plugs into your TV or HD monitor's HDMI port and lets you stream or mirror ...

11 hours ago from Gizmag

Other sources: Gizmag, Techspot, Gizmodo, Ubergizmo, Arstechnica, show all (8)

Hackers charged in software theft from US army, others

Four members of an international hacking ring were charged with cracking the networks of the US Army and developers of blockbuster war video games to steal software, prosecutors said Tuesday.

9 hours ago from Phys.org

Other sources: Phys.org, AP, Arstechnica, Gizmodo, Reuters Technology, show all (8)

Basis Peak is a stylish fitness tracker with smartwatch-like notifications

Basis has announced a new wearable that aims to provide accurate, convenient and comprehensive fitness tracking. The new device pays more attention to fashion than we're used to from the category ...

2 hours ago from Gizmag

Other sources: Gizmag, Ubergizmo, HotHardware, USA today, Engadget, show all (9)

Chimp social network shows how new ideas catch on

A study of how a chimp trick for drinking water spread throughout the social network is the first time social learning has been seen in wild chimps

9 hours ago from Newscientist

Other sources: Newscientist, The Independent, Phys.org, Telegraph.co.uk Science show all (5)

Netflix branches into films with 'Crouching Tiger' sequel

Netflix is branching out into the world of movies with a sequel to "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" that will premiere simultaneously on the online streaming service and in selected theaters ...

6 hours ago from Phys.org

Other sources: Phys.org, The Verge, USA today, Gizmodo, Ubergizmo, show all (8)

Reddit raises $50 mn - with users cut in on the action

Social news sharing site Reddit on Tuesday announced it had raised $50 million from investors who agreed that, this time, members of its community would get a piece of the action.

6 hours ago from Phys.org

Other sources: Phys.org, CNET, Techspot, The Verge show all (5)

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to go on sale in China in October after regulators give green light

Apple's new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will go on sale in China next month after the Cupertino giant secured regulatory approval from Chinese authorities amid security concerns.

18 hours ago from The Independent

Other sources: The Independent, Phys.org, AP, Techspot, dailywireless.org show all (6)

Tetris is somehow getting its own live-action movie

Just when you though Hollywood had rebooted every last thing that you held dear during your childhood, a Tetris movie has been announced.

13 hours ago from The Independent

Other sources: The Independent, Ubergizmo, Arstechnica, Gizmodo, Engadget show all (6)

HP Stream laptops and tablets provide Windows on a budget

HP has announced a new range of Windows-based tablets and notebooks. The devices, all of which carry the Stream moniker, hit a low-end price point and come with cloud storage solutions a signal ...

14 hours ago from Gizmag

Other sources: Gizmag, USA today, HotHardware, Techspot, Gizmodo, show all (9)

How it works?

"Science News Daily" is a computer generated news service, with no human editors in background. "Science News Daily" uses completely automated algorithms to display the most popular news stories. To do so, it evaluates several news parameters like the number of news sources a story appeared in, date of publication, etc. It also automatically match news stories to appropriate categories based on news content.

Visit also

Don't want to waste your time browsing through all these stories? Visit a Bit of Science - one top science news story of the day.

From content partners

New technology allows people to take a 'virtual field trip' to an aquarium tank, 1 hours ago
Slingbox lets you watch live TV at home or elsewhere, 4 hours ago
Visa software tackles fraud at the gas pump, 4 hours ago
Third of countries struggling to meet the needs of aging population, 5 hours ago
How Apple Watch can avoid some of Google Glass's pitfalls, 5 hours ago
Movement builds to ensure privacy for Internet users, 6 hours ago
Netflix branches into films with 'Crouching Tiger' sequel, 6 hours ago
What's PayPal's first solo move?, 6 hours ago
Engineers complete first comprehensive mesh-free numerical simulation of skeletal muscle tissue, 6 hours ago
Reddit raises $50 mn - with users cut in on the action, 6 hours ago
provided by Science X Science News

Subscribe to RSS

RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication, and is an easy way of receiving new content from Science News Daily - RSS feed.