Pentagon funding new high-tech venture

Defense Secretary Ash Carter will announce Friday that the Pentagon is funding a new venture to develop cutting-edge electronics and sensors that can flex and stretch and could be built into ...

Fri 28 Aug 15 from Phys.org

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Facebook gets 1 billion users in a day: site becomes bigger than almost every country

One billion people use Facebook in just one day making it far bigger than most countries, and easily the most used technology product on Earth.

Fri 28 Aug 15 from The Independent

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Time For Some EXPLOSIONS! Lionsgate Developing Movie Based On Borderlands Franchise

When a game like Borderlands is as funny as it is, as action-packed as it is, and features no shortage of interesting characters, it's inevitable that a movie is going to happen. And that's ...

4 hours ago from HotHardware

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Huawei Watch Could Be Released Next Month According To Listing

The Huawei Watch is a pretty classy looking smartwatch and it was announced earlier this year at MWC 2015. However five months later and there is still no sight of the device, although we suppose ...

19 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Ashley Madison CEO steps down in wake of hacking

The CEO of adultery website Ashley Madison is stepping down in the wake of the massive breach of the company's computer systems and outing of millions of its members.

Fri 28 Aug 15 from Phys.org

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Appeals court reverses ruling that found NSA program illegal

A federal appeals court on Friday ruled in favor of the Obama administration in a dispute over the National Security Agency's bulk collection of telephone data on hundreds of millions of Americans.

Fri 28 Aug 15 from Phys.org

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Instagram pictures stop being square, as app introduces long and wide images and videos

Instagram will now let people post long and wide pictures potentially bringing to an end the square images and videos that the site has become known for.

Fri 28 Aug 15 from The Independent

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Tidal claims Apple prevented it from streaming a Drake performance

It's no secret that Apple and Tidal are at each other's throats over music exclusives, but that fight might have reached a new peak. Tidal claims that Apple stopped it from ...

4 hours ago from Engadget

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Study Shows How Even Frogs Make Irrational Mating Choices

"In some in cases irrational decisions can be looked at as the better way to have gone"

Fri 28 Aug 15 from TIME

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U.K. Teens Apprehended For Using Lizard Squad's 'Lizard Stresser' DDoS Tool

If we may impart some words of wisdom to our younger readers out there, it's to choose your role models carefully. It's a piece of advice that comes too late for half a dozen teenagers living ...

8 hours ago from HotHardware

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