Verizon is preparing to throttle 4G LTE unlimited data users

Starting October 1, Verizon customers on unlimited data plans that meet certain criteria will see their 4G LTE wireless connection throttled as part of what the carrier calls "Network Optimization," ...

47 minutes ago from Techspot

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US Congress decriminalizes cellphone unlocking

US consumers will be allowed to unlock their cellphones and move them to a new carrier under a measure adopted Friday to fix a perceived glitch in copyright law.

3 hours ago from Phys.org

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'Fluffy' dinosaurs were widespread

A discovery of 150 million year old fossils in Siberia indicates that feathers were much more widespread among dinosaurs than previously thought.

21 hours ago from BBC News

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Google reportedly buying Twitch for $1 billion to consolidate grip on live streaming video

Google has reportedly signed a deal to buy video game streaming site Twitch for $1 billion, according to a new report from VentureBeat.

12 hours ago from The Independent

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Google Baseline Study aims to define what a healthy human looks like

Google has announced that it has added a project it's calling Baseline Study, to Google X. The announcement came from project manager Andrew Conrad—he gave an interview to the Wall Street Journal. ...

9 hours ago from Phys.org

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Bose sues Beats over headphone patents

Audio technology veteran Bose Corporation on Friday sued Beats Electronics over patented technology for canceling noise in earphones.

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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Wikipedia blocks 'disruptive' edits from US Congress

Wikipedia has blocked editing rights from some computers at the US House of Representatives in response to "disruptive" revisions of the online encyclopedia.

5 hours ago from Phys.org

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Hundreds of animals disappear as humans multiply

'SIXTH EXTINCTION': As the number of humans on Earth has nearly doubled over the past four decades, the number of bugs, slugs, worms and crustaceans has declined by 45 per cent, say researchers.

19 hours ago from ABC Science

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Ride-share service Lyft reaches deal with New York

Ride-share operator Lyft has struck a deal allowing its launch in New York City two weeks after a snag over safety and licensing forced a postponement.

6 hours ago from Phys.org

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Contactless Payments To Launch This September 16

Do you think that contactless payments would be the face of the future when it comes to performing transactions? After all, that is why credit cards exist in the first place, so that ...

9 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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