Extinction of dinosaurs was 'colossal bad luck'

The extinction of the dinosaurs was caused by a perfect storm of "colossal bad luck", according to new research.

20 hours ago from The Independent

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Amazon launches 3D printing storefront with molecular jewellery and custom bobbleheads

Retailing giant Amazon has launched a new storefront for 3D-printed goods and accessories, giving customers the chance to customize the items from plastic wallets to bobblehead figurines.

10 hours ago from The Independent

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OkCupid says psychology experiments on users are normal

Featured | Written by: David Swan | Published in: StrategyOnline dating site OkCupid has laughed in the face of critics of Facebook's controversial experimentation methods, in a new blog posted ...

18 minutes ago from iTWire

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Microsoft says under antitrust probe in China

Microsoft said Monday it was under investigation by antitrust authorities in China, pledging to cooperate in the investigation.

9 hours ago from Phys.org

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Mozilla puts management woes behind them, appoints interim CEO Chris Beard as permanent chief

Mozilla on Monday announced interim CEO Chris Beard will man the position permanently as the foundation looks to put its management woes behind them once and for all.

5 hours ago from Techspot

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Hilton plans to completely replace room keys with smartphones by 2016

Hilton Worldwide has been investing heavily in upgrading its various hotel locations with smart features and it plans to continue to do so with even more extensive smartphone integration. By ...

5 hours ago from Techspot

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Fitbit For Windows Phone 8.1 Arrives

It was at the end of last year that we brought you word on how Fitbit could see an app roll out on the Windows Phone 8.1 platform in due time, and since it is now close to the end of ...

1 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Zillow buys real estate rival Trulia for $3.5 bn

Online real estate website Zillow announced Monday it was buying rival Trulia in a $3.5 billion stock deal that merges the two main firms in the sector.

12 hours ago from Phys.org

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Part car, part motorcycle, Polaris Slingshot is the inverted trike every kid dreams of

Take your favorite three-wheeler from childhood, flip it around, give it the power and handling of a motorcycle with the comfort and stability of a car, and the look of something out of a futuristic ...

5 hours ago from Gizmag

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LCD Hacking Trick Could Make Virtual Reality More Real

Stacking components from two LCD panels more than doubles the pixel density of a video display.Donning a pair of virtual reality goggles like the Oculus Rift can instantly transport you into ...

21 hours ago from MIT Technology Review

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