Best friends from the start: how man and dog are the perfect match

It's been a bone of a contention, in zoological circles, as to how man and dog first began their famous relationship. When did dogs evolve as a separate species from wolves and did it happen ...

8 hours ago from The Independent

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Dating site hack reveals sexual secrets of 4 million users

A hacker has exposed the personal and sexual details of nearly 4 million users on one of the world-leading dating sites.

14 hours ago from The Independent

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Bronze Age Danish girl 'German-born'

New research reveals that a girl buried 3,400 years ago in Denmark who became one of the country's best-known Bronze Age relics was probably born in Germany.

10 hours ago from BBC News

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Adult dating website hack exposes personal data

A data breach at a website billed as "the world's largest sex and swinger" community may expose personal and sexual information on millions of users worldwide, a report said Friday.

7 hours ago from

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Facebook adds 'caller ID' to Messenger app

Facebook is actively rolling out a new feature for its Messenger app that provides recipients with more information about who is contacting them. This, in turn, will help users determine if ...

5 hours ago from Techspot

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Why Uber's driverless car has been spotted all over Pittsburg

With Uber looking to replace its current business model with self-driving vehicles, will taxi drivers survive the autonomous car boom?

1 hours ago from The Christian Science Monitor

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Mozilla to begin testing Firefox ads based on browsing history

Mozilla is taking its controversial in-browser advertising program to the next level. The foundation will roll out Suggested Tiles to its beta channel starting next week, joining Directory ...

1 hours ago from Techspot

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VIDEO: How an ancient parasite was frozen in time

Professor David Siveter from the University of Leicester explains how a 425 million year-old parasite was frozen in time at a site in Herefordshire.

13 hours ago from BBC News

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Firefox Maker Battles to Save the Internet—and Itself

Mozilla helped an open Web flourish in the 2000s. Now it's struggling to play a meaningful role on mobile devices.In Silicon Valley, most pioneers pursue big ideas and giant personal fortunes ...

17 hours ago from MIT Technology Review

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Microsoft was's $55 billion suitor, but talks are off

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff wanted $70 billion.

2 hours ago from Arstechnica

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