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Kepler spacecraft in trouble 75 million miles from Earth - CNN

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 13:06

Forbes

Kepler spacecraft in trouble 75 million miles from Earth
CNN
(CNN) NASA's Kepler spacecraft is in trouble -- far, far away. The telescope that searches for habitable planets in outer space went into emergency mode 75 million miles away from home, leaving engineers scrambling. Mission engineers discovered Kepler ...
Kepler spacecraft in trouble 75 million miles awayWJXT Jacksonville
NASA's Planet-hunting Kepler Probe goes into Emergency ModeI4U News
NASA 's Kepler Space Telescope In Big Trouble And it's Not Looking Good!Weekly Observer
The Daily Chappaqua -WPTZ -Times of India -SpaceNews
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Facebook 'adding' robots to its Messenger app: Report - Times of India

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 12:50

Times of India

Facebook 'adding' robots to its Messenger app: Report
Times of India
Facebook is going to add a whole host of robots to its Messenger app, in an attempt to change the way the internet works. The company is widely expected to announce a "bot store" at its F8 event for developers. And it will hope that those bots could ...
Facebook To Unveil New Messenger Chatbot Capabilities at F8NewsFactor Network
Facebook to Highlight Messenger at F8 ConferenceWall Street Journal
CHATBOTS EXPLAINED: Why the world's most powerful tech companies think they're the biggest thing since the iPhoneBusiness Insider
ABC News -TechCrunch -InformationWeek -CNET
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BMW Takes A Leap Ahead Of Tesla - Seeking Alpha

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 10:54

Seeking Alpha

BMW Takes A Leap Ahead Of Tesla
Seeking Alpha
BMW has entered the U.S ride-sharing & ride-hailing market today with the electric BMW i3 among other BMW models. BMW offering hits Tesla in both its future ambitions, increases exposure to the i3 and lowers the ownership cost of an i3. Tesla has ...
BMW launches car sharing service ReachNow in SeattleMaine News Online
Grabbing and going with BMW's ReachNow car share serviceEngadget
BMW unveils car-sharing service: Are personal cars becoming obsolete?Christian Science Monitor
Headlines & Global News -TechCrunch -Modern Readers -Kabir News
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Don't rewrite rules for Tesla - Waterbury Republican American

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 10:45

Don't rewrite rules for Tesla
Waterbury Republican American
This is in response to the March 23 editorial "What will lawmakers do?" An important omission from the editorial is that while Connecticut Senate Bill 3 is drafted to apply specifically to Tesla Motors, its original form also opened the door for ...

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Astronomers find a supersized black hole in a cosmic small town - Engadget

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 10:26

Engadget

Astronomers find a supersized black hole in a cosmic small town
Engadget
The humongous black hole in the center of a galaxy called NGC 1600 took the MASSIVE Survey astronomers by surprise. It's not only almost as big as the largest one we've discovered, it's also located in a sparsely populated region of only 20 or so ...
Monster black holes may lurk all around us: studyCTV News
Supermassive Black Holes May Be More Common Than Previously BelievedTech Times
Supermassive black holes may be lurking everywhere in the universeSpace Daily
Christian Science Monitor -Courthouse News Service -SpaceCoastDaily.com -Lake County News
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Apple's iPhone SE Could Be Doing Better Than Expected - Forbes

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 08:11

TIME

Apple's iPhone SE Could Be Doing Better Than Expected
Forbes
There is a difference of opinion on how well Apple AAPL -1.23%'s iPhone SE is doing in its first 10 days. There weren't people camped out like a typical iPhone launch while Tesla saw hundreds of people order a Model 3 at its stores. While the SE has a ...
FBI Debates Sharing iPhone Security Opening with AppleNewsFactor Network
US judge in Boston ordered Apple to help law enforcement examine iPhoneYahoo News
Brooklyn case takes front seat in Apple encryption fightDubuque Telegraph Herald
Paducah Sun -mySanAntonio.com -Apple Insider -Macworld
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Elon Musk's SpaceX Rocket 'Falcon 9' Engines Might be Reused in Next Orbital Mission - StarmineNews.com

Sun, 04/10/2016 - 08:02

StarmineNews.com

Elon Musk's SpaceX Rocket 'Falcon 9' Engines Might be Reused in Next Orbital Mission
StarmineNews.com
falcon 9 of SpaceX After the successful launch and landing at sea of the SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket on Friday, the CEO and founder of the company, Elon Musk revealed further plans for the rocket. According to Elon, the spacecraft company will now try to ...
SpaceX successfully lands rocket at seaWaterbury Republican American
Live coverage: Space station ready to receive Dragon cargo craftSpaceflight Now
SpaceX Sticks a Rocket Landing at Sea in Historic FirstSpace.com
Intelligent Aerospace -ABC News -The Daily Chappaqua -Daily News & Analysis
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How a Google robot reimagines walking - Christian Science Monitor

Sat, 04/09/2016 - 22:25

Capitalberg

How a Google robot reimagines walking
Christian Science Monitor
Alphabet's mysterious Shaft Inc. has unveiled a new kind of robot. It's less cute and less intimidating than previous Googlebots, and walks in a unique way. By Corey Fedde, Staff April 9, 2016. Save for later Saved · About video ads. close. Schaft Inc ...
Alphabet X Showcases New Bipedal Robot That Can Climb Stairs And Overcome ObstaclesTech Times
Technology: Google flaunts its bipedal robotAsia Times
Google's bipedal robot reveals the future of manual laborYahoo News
Pulse Headlines -Quartz -TechCrunch -Hot Hardware
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Alienware-powered HTC Vive VR Systems Landing At Retail Locations This Month - Forbes

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 23:13

Forbes

Alienware-powered HTC Vive VR Systems Landing At Retail Locations This Month
Forbes
Feeling physically present in a non-physical world is a magical thing, and consumer virtual reality headsets are pulling it off. However, evangelizing VR to people who haven't tried it understandably results in looks of disbelief. You can't properly ...
Why And How BMW Will Use HTC Vive VR In Vehicle Development ProcessTech Times
HTC Vive virtual reality systemLetsGoDigital
Oculus Rift vs. HTC Vive: What we've learned after the reviewsEngadget
iDigitalTimes.com -VentureBeat -TechCrunch -PC Magazine
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Tested and judged: The best graphics cards for VR gaming - PCWorld

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 16:00

PCWorld

Tested and judged: The best graphics cards for VR gaming
PCWorld
After years of teases, tweaks, and trailers, virtual reality is finally here, with the Oculus Rift and HTC's Vive headsets landing in the hands of gamers and real-world Holodeck fans. But the birth of PC VR will no doubt spawn a legion of video card ...
NVIDIA Tesla P100 specs: Pascal-based GPU accelerator delivers higher performance and improved efficiencyEcumenical News
Fire up your GPU: VR takes hold at Nvidia's GTC 2016ExtremeTech
Nvidia's Tesla P100 GPU to boost performance of supercomputer Piz DaintChristian Daily
Motley Fool -Crossmap -Tom's Hardware -Digital Trends
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Robots could get soft, stretchable skin that changes colors - Engadget

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 16:03

Engadget

Robots could get soft, stretchable skin that changes colors
Engadget
Researchers from Cornell University have developed a potential skin material that lights up and stretches to more than six times its original size. The so-called hyper-elastic, light-emitting capacitors (HLECs) are made from transparent hydrogel ...
With artificial 'octopus skin,' robots can bend and stretch while changing colorWashington Post
New artificial skin inspired by octopus can stretch six times its normal size and capable of changing colorNH Voice
Artificial Light-Up Skin For Robots is Super StretchyI4U News
Maine News Online -Christian Science Monitor -EurekAlert (press release)
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Hubble Space Telescope Shatters Cosmic Distance Record, Spots Oldest Galaxy Ever Found - Huffington Post

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 16:00

Huffington Post

Hubble Space Telescope Shatters Cosmic Distance Record, Spots Oldest Galaxy Ever Found
Huffington Post
The Hubble Space Telescope has been “pushed to its limits,” and the result is a total shocker. On Friday, NASA announced that the telescope had seen farther back in time than ever before, successfully observing the most distant (and oldest) galaxy in ...
Hubble Space Telescope Captures Most Distant Galaxy Ever Seen [VIDEO]Headlines & Global News
Hubble telescope's latest find pushes back clock on galaxy formationReuters
Farthest Galaxy Yet Smashes Cosmic Distance RecordSpace.com
Forbes -NH Voice -SlashGear
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Want an encrypted Amazon Fire tablet? Don't update to the latest version of Fire OS 5 - Digital Trends

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 15:49

Digital Trends

Want an encrypted Amazon Fire tablet? Don't update to the latest version of Fire OS 5
Digital Trends
In the latest Fire OS 5 software update for its Kindle Fire tablets, Amazon has removed device encryption. First highlighted on Amazon's support website, the matter has since captured the interest of many. Why? Because encryption is a hot topic thanks ...
Amazon confirms it has dropped device encryption for its Fire TabletsTechCrunch
Amazon drops encryption feature in Fire tablet softwareBusiness Insider
Not in my house: Amazon's unencrypted devices a sitting target, cybersecurity experts sayCNET
SlashGear
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Star Fox Zero on Wii U Release Date Confirmed, Includes Second Game Project Guard - GameSpot

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 15:16

GameSpot

Star Fox Zero on Wii U Release Date Confirmed, Includes Second Game Project Guard
GameSpot
Nintendo has confirmed the Star Fox Zero release date as April 21 in North America and April 22 in Europe. Project Guard, the Star Fox-themed minigame from E3 two years ago, has also finally been revealed as a standalone project. Announced during ...
Star Fox Guard Announced, Bundled With Star Fox Zero Wii U GameGame Rant
'Star Fox Zero' release date: Nintendo discloses details, includes 'Star Fox Guard'Vine Report
Star Fox finally coming out in AprilIrish Independent
WorthPlaying.com -IGN Africa -Warp Zoned
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US tech companies unite behind Apple ahead of iPhone encryption ruling - Reuters

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 15:15

Reuters

US tech companies unite behind Apple ahead of iPhone encryption ruling
Reuters
Tech industry leaders including Alphabet Inc's Google, Facebook Inc, Microsoft Corp, AT&T and more than two dozen other Internet and technology companies filed legal briefs on Thursday asking a judge to support Apple Inc in its encryption battle with ...
Shooter's iPhone Could Harbor 'Dormant Cyber Pathogen', Claims San Bernardino DAMac Rumors
San Bernardino DA claims Syed Farouk's iPhone may house 'cyber pathogen'TechCrunch
San Bernardino prosecutor raises concerns about 'cyber pathogen' in terrorist's iPhonePCWorld
Quartz -Mashable
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Apple Needs A Better Mac To Power Oculus Rift Says Founder - Forbes

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 14:58

The Verge

Apple Needs A Better Mac To Power Oculus Rift Says Founder
Forbes
Apple Mac Pro. A trending story over the last few days points to a shortcoming in Apple's AAPL +0.75% Mac Pro lineup and the prohibitively high entrance fee for using the Oculus Rift headset. Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey was blunt about Apple ...
Oculus Rift will support Macs 'when Apple makes a good computer'The Verge
Oculus CEO says why only a Windows PC will do for the RiftWindows Central
Oculus Rift founder doesn't believe Facebook will be a major VR platformExaminer.com
Design & Trend -REM -I4U News
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Nintendo Wii U and 3DS Game Releases for 2016 Unveiled - I4U News

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 13:58

I4U News

Nintendo Wii U and 3DS Game Releases for 2016 Unveiled
I4U News
In a new Nintendo Direct presentation the Japanese video game maker has revealed the upcoming Wii U and 3DS games for the next months. In a new Nintendo Direct on March 3, Nintendo revealed new games on the way for its Wii U and Nintendo 3DS ...
Nintendo Reveals What's Next For Wii U And 3DS Through Winter, Spring And BeyondGameranx (blog)
You can get a 3DS that looks like a SNESIrish Independent
Culdcept Revolt Will Release This June In Japan For Nintendo 3DSSiliconera
IGN -Metro -NDTV
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Six Flags teams up with Samsung to bring VR to real roller coasters - Mashable

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 13:54

Mashable

Six Flags teams up with Samsung to bring VR to real roller coasters
Mashable
If the climbs, drops and loops of roller coasters weren't thrilling enough for you, Six Flags is enhancing your coaster experience with virtual reality. Amusement park giant Six Flags announced today it has teamed up with Samsung to bring the world of ...
Six Flags to Use Gear VRs on New VR Roller Coaster ExperiencesRoad to VR
Six Flags Magic Mountain to add virtual reality to a coasterLos Angeles Times
Virtual reality roller coaster to open at Six FlagsWRIC
WCSH6.com -WTNH Connecticut News (press release) -BetaNews
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What to expect at Apple's March 21 event video - CNET - CNET

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 07:07

CNET

What to expect at Apple's March 21 event video - CNET
CNET
A new iPad Pro 9.7-inch model, the iPhone SE and Apple Watch Bands are coming. Plus, the MacBook Selfie Stick! Share (0). facebook. twitter. googleplus. linkedin. Transcript. [MUSIC] What's good? Brian Tong here, and welcome to the Apple Byte for ...
Stock Of Apple iPhone 5s, Older iPad Models Run Low As iPhone 5se, Smaller iPad Pro Release Date LoomsTech Times
iPad Pro Review for artists, illustrators, and designersSlashGear
Apple iPad Air 3, iPhone 5se Release Date Rumors Point to March 21 EventGospel Herald
TechnoBuffalo -Inc.com -Forbes
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New Critique Sees Flaws in Landmark Analysis of Psychology Studies - New York Times

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 00:58

New York Times

New Critique Sees Flaws in Landmark Analysis of Psychology Studies
New York Times
A landmark 2015 report that cast doubt on the results of dozens of published psychology studies has exposed deep divisions in the field, serving as a reality check for many working researchers but as an affront to others who continue to insist the ...
Experimental economics: Results you can trustPhys.Org
About 40% of economics experiments fail replication surveyScience Magazine
A far from dismal outcomeThe Economist
Science Codex
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