Hackers deface Tesla's website and Twitter accounts

It's all too common to see ne'er-do-wells compromising a website or a social network account, but Tesla just got hit with a triple whammy. At least one group has hijacked not just the electric ...

9 hours ago from Engadget

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Winners and losers of the demise of the big Comcast deal

In the aftermath of Comcast's decision to walk away from buying Time Warner Cable, some winners and losers are emerging.

Fri 24 Apr 15 from Phys.org

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Woolly mammoths' genes decoded, bringing clues to how they died out and how they could come back

Researchers have decoded the DNA of two woolly mammoths, giving further clues to how they died out and leaving us with full instructions of how to put one back together again.

Fri 24 Apr 15 from The Independent

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Russian hackers read Obama emails, report says

Emails to and from President Barack Obama were read by Russian hackers last year in a breach of the White House's unclassified computer system, The New York Times said Saturday.

12 hours ago from Phys.org

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Google Glass Is Coming Back Soon And It Will Be High On Fashion

Remember the Google Glass? Well, we don't blame you for the sudden amnesia. Anyway, the news is, Glass is coming back to life.It was around last month when Google and Luxottica came into partnership ...

Fri 24 Apr 15 from Ubergizmo

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'Map spam' puts Google in awkward place

Google was re-evaluating its user-edited online map system Friday after the latest embarrassing incident—an image of an Android mascot urinating on an Apple logo.

Fri 24 Apr 15 from Phys.org

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Ears, grips and fists take on mobile phone user ID

A research project has been under way to explore a biometric authentication system dubbed Bodyprint, with interesting test results. Bodyprint has been designed to detect users' biometric features ...

47 minutes ago from Phys.org

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Supermarkets welcome cold-comfort edge of F1 aerofoils

UK-based Williams Advanced Engineering, the technology and engineering services business of the Williams Group, has collaborated with UK-based Aerofoil Energy to develop an aerodynamic device ...

17 hours ago from Phys.org

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Jaws meets kangaroo? Rare, cute pocket shark found in deep

Think Jaws meets a kangaroo, with maybe a touch of cute kitten, and you've got the aptly named pocket shark—the newest and rarest species found off the U.S. coast.

Thu 23 Apr 15 from Phys.org

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Valve Gives Devs Golden Opportunity To Sell Homebrewed Game Mods Via Steam

Valve has this week unveiled a new Steam feature as part of its Steamworks platform that some would consider long overdue: allowing the distribution of mods. It goes without saying that one ...

21 hours ago from HotHardware

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