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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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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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