'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.

14 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.

5 hours ago from The Independent

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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.

12 hours ago from ABC Science

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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 ...

2 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Google Granting Around Half Europe's Search De-Index Requests But Won't Show Its Workings

 Following a meeting between European regulators and search engines yesterday, to discuss the latter group’s implementation of a recent European Court of Justice privacy ruling, it ...

5 hours ago from TechCrunch

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The battle for virtual reality: Google, Samsung, Sony and Oculus VR

Back in June, Google revealed Cardboard: an open-source attempt at mobile virtual reality. Heck, even the "hardware" is open source --here are instructions to make your own, right now! But ...

1 hours ago from Engadget

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Amazon's Comixology To Offer DRM-Free Comics For Download

Well this is surprising (and in a totally good way) -- Comixology, the cloud-based digital comic book distributor founded in 2007 and acquired by Amazon this past April, is now allowing customers ...

2 hours ago from HotHardware

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Wikipedia bans edits from within US House of Representatives after conspiracy theory tweaks

Wikipedia administrators have banned edits from within the US House of Representatives after a series of "disruptive" edits promoting famous conspiracy theories.

40 minutes ago from The Independent

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Google offers three months of free streaming music to celebrate Chromecast anniversary

Today marks the one year anniversary of Chromecast, Google's uber affordable streaming dongle that allows you to push content from your phone, tablet or notebook to your television. It ...

19 hours ago from Techspot

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Amazon loss widens despite climbing sales

Internet retail titan Amazon on Thursday reported a money-losing quarter despite impressive growth in sales.

19 hours ago from Phys.org

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