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Following rivals, AT&T says DirecTV won't need a dish or box - Kansas City Star

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 10:53

CNNMoney

Following rivals, AT&T says DirecTV won't need a dish or box
Kansas City Star
Like other cable and satellite companies, AT&T is trying to win new customers by making it a little easier to sign up for and watch TV. It said Tuesday that DirecTV packages that run on apps and don't need a dish or TV set-top box are coming in the ...
Refuse to pay for video? AT&T hopes new streaming options turn you onDallas Morning News (blog)
AT&T DirecTV platform set for expansion with carrier-agnostic mobile offerRCR Wireless News
AT&T to Sell DirecTV as Streaming ServiceHollywood Reporter
FierceWireless
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FBI isn't the only agency that failed to unlock the San Bernardino killer's iPhone - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 10:49

Los Angeles Times

FBI isn't the only agency that failed to unlock the San Bernardino killer's iPhone
Los Angeles Times
FBI Director James B. Comey told lawmakers Tuesday that his agents have “engaged all parts of the U.S. government” to try to get into San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook's work iPhone -- with nothing to show for it. The comment counters public ...
FBI Error Locked San Bernardino Attacker's iPhoneNew York Times
Apple's lead attorney frames encryption debate as digital arms race, says only US asking for privileged accessApple Insider
Apple lawyer, FBI director face off in Congress on iPhone encryptionReuters
Mac Rumors -CNET -ZDNet
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DB11: This supercar is Aston Martin's answer to Ferrari, McLaren - IBNLive

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 10:23

IBNLive

DB11: This supercar is Aston Martin's answer to Ferrari, McLaren
IBNLive
The long-awaited replacement for the glamorous but aging DB9 has finally arrived and it was well worth the wait. On Tuesday, Aston Martin CEO Dr Andy Palmer officially unveiled the DB11, the grand tourer that he hopes can close the gap that has been ...
All-New 600HP DB11 Opens A New Chapter For Aston Martin [New Pics]Carscoops (blog)
Is The Kahn Design Vengeance What The DB9 Should Have Been?CarBuzz (blog)
Geneva motor show: Aston Martin reveals most powerful DB model yetAutocar Professional
SpeedLux -Jalopnik -Bangkok Post
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After Nearly A Year in Space, NASA's Scott Kelly Is Back on Earth - NBCNews.com

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 10:12

NBCNews.com

After Nearly A Year in Space, NASA's Scott Kelly Is Back on Earth
NBCNews.com
NASA is celebrating a very big homecoming as American astronaut Scott Kelly returns to earth. He has spent almost a full year on the International Space Station floating 250 miles above the earth — setting a record for an American astronaut. After 340 ...
March 1, 2016 in Mission Reports: Live coverage: Station crew lands after 11 months in orbitSpaceflight Now
The Latest: 2 spacemen back home after year aloftChron.com
Astronaut Scott Kelly returns to Earth after year in spaceAL.com
Washington Post -NOLA.com
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DJI shows off the semi-automated Phantom 4—leave the flying to the drone - Ars Technica

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 06:18

Ars Technica

DJI shows off the semi-automated Phantom 4—leave the flying to the drone
Ars Technica
NEW YORK—DJI has just announced the Phantom 4, the latest in the company's line of camera-equipped quadcopters. Of course the newer version flies faster for longer and has a better camera, but the headline feature is the addition of new autonomous ...
DJI Announces The Phantom 4 With Smart Collision Avoidance, New Automatic Flight Modes, And A Host Of Other ...Android Police
DJI's Phantom 4 drone avoids obstacles, tracks humansCIO
How This New Drone Can Track Your Every MoveTIME
Digital Trends -SYS-CON Media (press release) -Fstoppers
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Facebook, Inc. Wants to Show You More Live Videos - Motley Fool

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 05:30

Motley Fool

Facebook, Inc. Wants to Show You More Live Videos
Motley Fool
Here's why Facebook wants to put live videos at the top of your News Feed. Daniel Sparks. (TMFDanielSparks). Mar 1, 2016 at 7:00PM. Video has been a key driver for Facebook's (NASDAQ:FB) business over the past two years. Recent updates from the ...
Facebook Wants Celebrities for Its Live Streaming Service, and It's Willing to Pay CashRe/code
Facebook's News Feed Algorithm Now Gives Preference to Live VideoAdweek
Facebook to push live video to top of News FeedEngadget
Slate Magazine (blog) -Business Insider -VentureBeat
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Senior Facebook executive arrested in Brazil after police denied access to data - Washington Post

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 05:04

Washington Post

Senior Facebook executive arrested in Brazil after police denied access to data
Washington Post
RIO DE JANEIRO — A senior Facebook executive was detained in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Tuesday after the company's WhatsApp cellphone chat subsidiary told federal authorities it was unable to intercept instant messages in connection with a drug ...
Facebook caught in privacy debate after arrest of executive in BrazilCNET
Brazil arrests Facebook's top executive in Latin AmericaPress Herald
Facebook's Latin American boss arrested in BrazilMartins Ferry Times Leader
NDTV -Houston Chronicle
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Oldest Nervous System Found in 520-Million-Year-Old Fossil - Scientific American

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 04:13

Scientific American

Oldest Nervous System Found in 520-Million-Year-Old Fossil
Scientific American
Fossils of an ancient creature resembling a shrimp with an armored head contain the oldest and best-preserved nervous system ever found, which could help scientists decipher the evolution of nervous systems in animals alive today, according to a new ...
Researchers found 520 year old nerve systemPulse Headlines
Exquisitely detailed 520 million-year-old fossil shows individual nervesWashington Post
Researchers discover 'exquisite' 515-million-year-old fossilized nervous systemChristian Science Monitor
Voice of America -Science Recorder -Discover Magazine (blog)
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Pebble's Time watches get a price cut - CNET

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 03:26

The Verge

Pebble's Time watches get a price cut
CNET
Pebble's last round of smartwatches came in three flavors, and several prices. Over the holidays, Pebble dropped the price on some of these watches temporarily. Now those price cuts are in effect going forward. The Pebble Time now costs $150, while the ...
Pebble Time, Time Round Get $50 Price CutsPC Magazine
Pebble Time And Time Round Smartwatches Receive $50 Price CutHot Hardware
Pebble Time, Pebble Time Round receive $50 price cutsPhoneDog
TechCrunch -Ubergizmo -Android Police
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Real Terrier and Robo-Dog Face Off - Discovery News

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 01:31

Discovery News

Real Terrier and Robo-Dog Face Off
Discovery News
Imagine a headless robotic dog twice your size that moves around unpredictably. That was the parking lot scene when Googlers introduced the Boston Dynamics robo-dog Spot to Alex the terrier. I'd probably bark like crazy, too. 10 Superhero Robots to the ...
Man's best friend? Dog takes on Google robot in bizarre new videoTechnoBuffalo
Fido vs. Spot: Watch An IRL Dog Try To Pick A Fight With A Robo DogTech Times
Watch Boston Dynamics Use Their War Dog To Terrorize A Helpless SchnauzerSFist
Daily News -WILX-TV -RT
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Nissan Does The Right Thing, Suspends App Downloads Until They Fix Leaf Hacking Issues - Jalopnik

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 20:45

Jalopnik

Nissan Does The Right Thing, Suspends App Downloads Until They Fix Leaf Hacking Issues
Jalopnik
Yesterday, we reported on a significant security hole with Nissan Leafs (and electric eNV200 vans) that would allow some HVAC systems and a good amount of owner data to be accessed via the web. The hole was, pretty much, that there was no real security ...
Nissan disables Leaf car app over hacking exposureUPI.com
Nissan Leaf App Disabled Over API Vulnerability That Allowed HackingTech Times
Nissan's connected car app offline after shocking vulnerability revealedArs Technica
BBC News -Beacon Transcript -SlashGear
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Tim Cook: Protecting America from itself — and protecting Apple from America - Washington Post

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 20:41

Washington Post

Tim Cook: Protecting America from itself — and protecting Apple from America
Washington Post
When murderers armed with semiautomatic weapons killed 14 people at a holiday party on the campus of the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino, Calif., on Dec. 2, the nation was outraged and terrified. Though the traditional prayer vigils followed ...
Apple vs. FBI is the big story no one's touching at Mobile World CongressCNET
Maricopa County Attorney bans employees from getting new iPhones, says Apple is 'on the side of terrorists'Apple Insider
The wrongness chamber: Getting it wrong on the iPhone caseMacworld
Reuters -ABC News -Forbes
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BT must open up its Openreach network, says watchdog - ZDNet

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 20:39

ZDNet

BT must open up its Openreach network, says watchdog
ZDNet
The telecoms regulator Ofcom has ordered BT to open up its network of telegraph poles and underground tunnels to allow its rivals to build their own broadband networks. The broadband service in the UK had been under review by Ofcom since July last year ...
UPDATE 2-BT should be overhauled, not split up, says watchdogReuters
Ofcom Forcing BT Openreach To Open Up, Targeting Overhaul To Improve UK BroadbandTech Times
BT Is Safe From Breakup, For NowFortune
BBC News -Business Wire (press release)
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Samsung's 256GB flash chips point to super-sized storage for future phones - PCWorld

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 20:28

PCWorld

Samsung's 256GB flash chips point to super-sized storage for future phones
PCWorld
Your next phone might pack a whopping 256GB of onboard storage thanks to Samsung. The Korea-based electronics maker announced on Thursday that it's now mass producing 256GB embedded flash memory chips for smartphones and other devices.
Samsung unveils new high-speed 256GB storage chips for smartphonesApple Insider
Your Next Phone Might Have 256GB of Storage Thanks to Samsung's New ChipGizmodo
Your dream of a 256GB iPhone 7 might come trueBGR
Phandroid.com -Android Headlines - Android News -Engadget
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Scientists pinpoint origin of mysterious radio bursts from space - Christian Science Monitor

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 20:19

Christian Science Monitor

Scientists pinpoint origin of mysterious radio bursts from space
Christian Science Monitor
After a decade of puzzlement over their origins, scientists have recently been able to trace a burst of radio waves to a galaxy 6 billion light years away, where two neutron stars collided. By Cathaleen Chen, Staff February 25, 2016. Save for later ...
Mysterious Fast Radio Burst Traced To A Galaxy Far, Far AwayInternational Business Times
Solved! First Distance To A 'Fast Radio Burst'ECNmag.com
In a far-off galaxy, a clue to what's causing strange bursts of radio wavesMinnesota Public Radio News
Science World Report -Raw Story
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Superhot review: The most innovative shooter we've played in years - PCWorld

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 19:30

PCWorld

Superhot review: The most innovative shooter we've played in years
PCWorld
SUPER. HOT. SUPER. HOT. SUPER. HOT. SUPER. HOT. SUPER. HOT. SUPER. HOT. SUPER. HOT. Superhot. It's a real game, finally—nearly three years after the original demo emerged on the Internet (birthed from the 7 Day FPS Challenge game jam) and ...
Superhot Review RoundupGameSpot
Superhot reviewPolygon
Superhot: The Kotaku ReviewKotaku
Ars Technica -The Verge
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ISIS supporters threaten Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter's Jack Dorsey - CNET

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 19:18

CNET

ISIS supporters threaten Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter's Jack Dorsey
CNET
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's efforts to eliminate terrorist activities from the social network are mocked in a new ISIS-released video. Stephen Shankland/CNET. ISIS supporters have a new target in their sights: the leaders of two of the world's most ...
ISIS Supporters Threaten Zuckerberg, Dorsey Over Account TakedownsPC Magazine
ISIS Has Directly Threatened Mark Zuckerberg and Jack DorseyVanity Fair
What Is ISIS Death Threat To Zuckerberg And Dorsey Meant To Achieve?Forbes
Fortune -ValueWalk -The Denver Channel
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Incredible New View of the Milky Way Revealed (Video) - Space.com

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 18:01

Space.com

Incredible New View of the Milky Way Revealed (Video)
Space.com
An incredible new picture of the Milky Way shows our home galaxy glowing eerily in wavelengths that are invisible to the human eye, revealing zones of hidden star birth. Shining in submillimeter wavelengths (between infrared light and radio waves), the ...
You've Never Seen The Milky Way Look Quite Like ThisHuffington Post
Spectacular new Milky Way map reveals colder parts of galaxyChristian Science Monitor
Astronomers complete Milky Way mapping projectFox News Latino
Mexico Ledger
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Microsoft Corporation Acquires Xamarin to Improve Cross-Platform App Integration - Bidness ETC

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 17:59

Bidness ETC

Microsoft Corporation Acquires Xamarin to Improve Cross-Platform App Integration
Bidness ETC
Today, Microsoft Corporation announced the acquisition of Xamarin, a company specializing in development of cross-platform apps. Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President of Cloud and Enterprise Group at Microsoft, authored the official blog post.
Microsoft buys Xamarin to strengthen mobile sideBetaNews
Microsoft Acquires Cross-Platform Xamarin To Drive 'Universal Windows' DreamForbes
Microsoft Acquires Xamarin To Help Developers Push Universal Apps Across PlatformsTech Times
The Next Digit -Proactive Investors USA & Canada -Android Police
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Advertisers Don't Like Facebook's Reactions. They Love Them - WIRED

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 17:32

WIRED

Advertisers Don't Like Facebook's Reactions. They Love Them
WIRED
Will VR make life better or just be an opiate for the masses? bit.ly/21jtkUp · Follow · Follow Us On Facebook · Don't miss our latest news, features and videos. Follow · We're On Pinterest · See what's inspiring us. Follow · Follow Us On Youtube · Don ...
Facebook Reactions Raise Questions for MarketersBusiness 2 Community
Facebook just did another face-plant with its awful emojisNew York Post
Facebook Won't Use New Emoticons to Target Users—For NowFortune
Tech Times -NBCNews.com -Tech News Today
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