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.

8 hours ago from The Independent

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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.

13 hours ago from Phys.org

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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.

Thu 17 Apr 14 from Phys.org

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LinkedIn membership hits 300 million

The career-focused social network LinkedIn announced Friday it has 300 million members, with more than half the total outside the United States.

3 hours ago from Phys.org

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Facebook Paper got its first big update today, but is anyone using it?

Here's a shocker: Facebook's first major update to Paper, its socially-augmented news-reading app, makes it more social. Specifically, the app's 1.1 update now allows users to comment on posts ...

3 hours ago from Engadget

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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 ...

9 hours ago from Phys.org

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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. ...

Thu 17 Apr 14 from Gizmag

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HTC hires marketing exec who led Samsung to smartphone dominance

It's no secret, HTC has an image problem. Despite consistently creating some of our favorite phones, it's failed to reach the heights of popularity of manufacturers like Samsung. That could ...

1 hours ago from Engadget

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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.

Thu 17 Apr 14 from Phys.org

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Oculus Rift gives terminally ill cancer patient one last sunny vacation

For one terminally ill housebound cancer patient, the Oculus Rift provided one last vacation underneath the Tuscany sun.

1 hours ago from Geek.com

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