Nike FuelBand Isn't Going Away, For Now

On Friday an online report claimed that due to significant layoffs at Nike’s digital sports division, the hardware side of FuelBand was going to be shut down. Nike is a prominent company ...

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Google Trends info is placed on inbox duty for subscribers

( —Google Trends has added a new service to its mix, where users can enter email subscriptions for Google Trends, and as a can be sent notifications on topics of interest, showing them ...

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Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

People with accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the ...

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Beats Music Embraces In-App Subscriptions To Drive Subscriber Base

Beats Music is a relatively new on-demand music streaming service. Due to its intelligent recommendation features the service has actually become quite popular over the past few months. While ...

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Female 'Penis' Found on Brazilian Cave Insects

In what is being called the "world's first" instance of gender-reversed genitalia, scientists have found four species of insects with female "penises." The species live in dry Brazilian caves ...

Fri 18 Apr 14 from TIME

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Microsoft reports strong sales of XBox One

Microsoft said Thursday it has sold more than five million XBox One consoles since they were launched in November.

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Crook Uses Heat Vision Drone To Target Weed Growhouses

Law enforcement agencies, such as the DEA in the US, have used thermal imaging cameras for a long time to locate marijuana growhouses. That’s because the hydroponic lights used for indoor ...

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2,500 Bunsen Burners + Dubstep = Best Visualizer Ever

 Take 2,500 bunsen burners, and put'em in a grid. Make the flames react to sound waves, thanks to some amazing physics trickery. Then drop the bass. What do you get? The best visualizer ...

Sat 19 Apr 14 from TechCrunch

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Many Americans Wary of Drones, Robot Caregivers and Google Glass

New survey shows Americans are skeptical of controversial technologies despite being technological optimists in the long run

Fri 18 Apr 14 from IEEE Spectrum

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Facebook releases first major update for Paper news reader app

Facebook on Friday pushed out the first major update to Paper, its standalone news reader app for iOS. Update 1.1 includes a number of new features and notifications – some of which were ...

Fri 18 Apr 14 from Techspot

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