Brazilian female cave insects have penises and have sex for up to 70 hours

Scientists have discovered gender-bending female cave insects with "very impressive" penis-type organs and can have sex for up to 70 hours at a time.

40 minutes ago from The Independent

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Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature

Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are in close proximity using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.

20 hours ago from

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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.

6 hours ago from

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Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet

Finnish telecom company Nokia on Thursday recalled 30,000 chargers for its Lumia 2520 tablet due to risk it could give customers an electric shock.

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Toshiba to launch world's fastest microSD memory cards

Toshiba Corporation today announced that it will launch the world's fastest microSD memory cards, compliant with UHS-II, the ultra high speed serial bus interface defined in SD Memory Card Standard ...

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Floating nuclear plants could prove tsunami-proof

The most frightening part of a tsunami hitting a nuclear power plant is what comes after radioactive leaks that contaminate the water around the plant are exceedingly difficult to contain. ...

22 hours ago from Gizmag

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Heartbleed: First arrest made of 19-year-old Canadian for Heartbleed hack

The first hacker suspected of using the Heartbleed bug in order to steal personal data has been arrested in Canada.

24 hours ago from The Independent

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Amazon Fire TV's Voice Search Expands Partners Roll

It seems that Amazon Fire TV's Voice Search will be on the receiving end of an expansion when it comes to their partners' roll, where from this summer onward, the likes of Hulu Plus, Crackle, ...

11 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Scientists find 'Model T Ford' of sharks

JAWS: THE PREQUEL: Scientists have unveiled the impeccably preserved fossilised remains of a shark that lived 325 million years ago.

Thu 17 Apr 14 from ABC Science

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Michaels Arts And Crafts Retailer Confirms Customer Data Security Breach

If you're in need of arts and crafts supplies, there is a chance that you might have headed over to Michaels Stores, a company which is considered to one of the largest retailers with regards ...

12 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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