Hacking Team hack: cybersecurity firm 'sold spying tools to oppressive regimes to let them spy on activists and journalists', hack claims

Hacking Team, an Italian set of hackers that hires out its services to governments and other organisations, has been hacked. The documents taken in the attack have been leaked online, appearing ...

9 hours ago from The Independent

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Robot Taxis Could Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions 82%

Autonomous vehicles would make cities greener and drivers less employable

5 hours ago from IEEE Spectrum

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Microsoft Groove Is Xbox Music In New Wineskin

It looks like Microsoft have decided to shelve the Xbox Music branding where its music and video apps for Windows 10 is concerned, having given it a rebrand to call it simply as "Groove". What ...

2 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Amazon as an adult: Two decades of online shopping

It has officially been nearly two decades since shoppers of the world were introduced to the idea of buying books online.

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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GoPro announces small n' simple Hero4 Session

GoPro's Hero actioncams may already be pretty small, but when compared to things like the Polaroid Cube ... well, they almost look big. Soon, however, consumers will be able to buy ...

8 hours ago from Gizmag

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Google Could Reinvent Commuting

Google's Waze navigation app could slash commuting traffic if a carpooling service it is testing catches on.Google became an Internet giant by reinventing how we get around the Web. Now it seems ...

6 hours ago from MIT Technology Review

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Samsung boosts SSD 850 Evo and 850 Pro to 2TB capacity

If you have one drive bay and have been pining for faster local storage, Samsung's latest announcement is for you. They've just added 2TB solid-state drives to its 850 Pro SSD and 850 ...

4 hours ago from Techspot

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LG Display moves advanced touch tech up to notebooks

LG Display has news for people who are into working with notebook PCs. They have announced lighter and slimmer LCD panels. Unleashing "Advanced In-cell Touch" (AIT) technology, LG Display said ...

8 hours ago from Phys.org

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Instagram Is Finally Fixing Its Crummy Resolution

Instagram is a great way to share over-emojied pictures of fireworks with friends, but for years, pictures have been limited to a fairly-pathetic 640 x 640. Now that it's not 2009, and most ...

15 minutes ago from Gizmodo

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Facegloria: Facebook for Brazil's Evangelicals

Fluffy clouds waft across a blue sky as you log in and while you chat with friends, Gospel music rings out: welcome to Facegloria, the social network for Brazilian Evangelicals.

Sat 4 Jul 15 from Phys.org

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