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China's 'Great Cannon' - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 22:30

Stuff.co.nz

China's 'Great Cannon'
Stuff.co.nz
China determination to censor information resulted in an internet assault known as the "Great Cannon". Late last month China attacked US servers in an attempt to block access to websites considered a threat by the Communist Party. Researchers are calling ...
Study: China cybercensors attack outside its borders with 'Great Cannon'CNN International
China Is Said to Use Powerful New Weapon to Censor InternetNew York Times
China's 'Great Cannon': Taking censorship across country bordersZDNet
PCWorld
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Google re-inventing the humble battery - The Australian Financial Review

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 22:26

The Australian Financial Review

Google re-inventing the humble battery
The Australian Financial Review
Google has a secret team of scientists working to solve one the greatest problems facing humanity: batteries. Or, to be more specific, batteries that don't last long enough to let you squeeze a midnight selfie into your daily routine. For, while everything else in ...
The Google X lab reportedly has a small, secretive team working to build long ...Observer Chronicle
WSJ: Google Seeking Improved Battery PerformanceKMBZ
Google X Labs to develop a revolutionary battery!GeekSays
TechnoBuffalo -New York Recorder
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Universe's expansion may not be accelerating as much as thought, say scientists - Christian Science Monitor

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 22:11

Modern Readers

Universe's expansion may not be accelerating as much as thought, say scientists
Christian Science Monitor
Researchers from the University of Arizona have detected variation in a kind of supernovae used as a standard measure of distance, suggesting that the acceleration of the expansion of the universe might be lower than previously thought.
TOTALLY COSMIC, man! Dark energy-hunting boffins say universe is expanding ...The Register
Study Claims Universe Isn't Expanding As Fast As We Previously BelievedGeek Infinite
Report: Universe is expanding at a lower pace, says scientistsThe Next Digit
Observer Chronicle -UPI.com -MicroCap Observer
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New 12-inch Apple MacBook 2015: Review Roundup - The Next Digit

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 21:17

TIME

New 12-inch Apple MacBook 2015: Review Roundup
The Next Digit
The new 12-inch MacBook is the latest addition to the glorious list of devices manufactured by Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL). Apple is known to all as the company that believes in creating things for the future. Since its inception, Apple has positioned itself on the ...
Apple's Latest MacBook Notebook is OutMarket Journals
Apple's New MacBook: The Ultimate Portable With CaveatsInformationWeek
Apple; Minimalistic Retina display release, and 'MacBook Pro' unveiledNew York Recorder
American Register -Wired -CNET
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'Warm blob' in Pacific Ocean Worsens, Stop Accusing Climate change - Times Gazette

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 21:17

Daily Science Journal

'Warm blob' in Pacific Ocean Worsens, Stop Accusing Climate change
Times Gazette
There is a consistent change in the weather conditions of the Pacific Ocean. Local authorities are tensioned because of the fact that nearby regions are already affected by the hot climate. Seattle scientists conducted a research regarding the changing ...
Weird Anomaly Called 'The Blob' Is Causing Strange Weather Across USDaily Science Journal
Pacific Ocean Warm Blob May Cause California DroughtSavingAdvice.com
The Blob in the Pacific responsible for the drought in CaliforniaDispatch Times
University Herald -National Monitor -Immortal News
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OC News- Soil and sand harden as SPEEDING MISSILES and METEORS SLAM ... - Observer Chronicle

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 19:32

Geek Infinite

OC News- Soil and sand harden as SPEEDING MISSILES and METEORS SLAM ...
Observer Chronicle
MISSILES and METEOR Physicists have actually asserted that dirt and sand condition when struck with large pressure from meteors and also rockets striking the ground at broadband. A lab-based examination to imitate such impacts was performed by boffins ...
Soil gets stronger when struck by harder ground-penetrating missiles: researchWest Texas News
Research reveals about the impact of missiles and meteors on underlying area ...The Westside Story
What happens underground during a high-speed meteor or missile strike?National Monitor
The Current -Science Codex
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LG Shows Off The Leather-Clad G4 And Most Features In A Huge Web Leak - Android Police

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 18:29

Android Police

LG Shows Off The Leather-Clad G4 And Most Features In A Huge Web Leak
Android Police
Thanks to the fanatical culture that's grown up around mobile technology, we haven't been truly surprised by a new device in years. Even LG knows this: the company has been slowly revealing its upcoming G4 flagship, piece by pedantic piece, in the weeks ...
LG Accidentally Reveals Its Leather Clad G4 Weeks EarlyThe Leader
LG accidentally reveals G4 smartphone detailsI4U News
Oops! LG Accidentally Leaks Leather-Wrapped G4 Smartphone Two Weeks ...Hot Hardware
ZDNet -Chinatopix
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Xbox One highlights energy-saving mode for lower electric bills - SlashGear

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 18:07

SlashGear

Xbox One highlights energy-saving mode for lower electric bills
SlashGear
A few weeks ago, the environmental group Natural Resources Defense Council was critical of Microsoft and their Xbox One console in how its "Instant On" mode was wasting energy and increasing electric bills of gamers around the world by a collective $250 ...
Micosoft to Provide 'Energy-Saving' Mode in Xbox One's Initial SetupHeadlines & Global News
Microsoft heeds environmentalists' criticism, improves Xbox One's power optionsVentureBeat
Microsoft Responds to Xbox One Energy Consumption ConcernsGameSpot
Pulse Nigeria
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Sprint Offers Unlimited International Roaming In Select Countries - Hot Hardware

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 18:06

Hot Hardware

Sprint Offers Unlimited International Roaming In Select Countries
Hot Hardware
You've probably read horror stories of international travelers opening up their cell phone bills only to find they owe a king's ransom instead of the typical monthly fee they're used to paying. Welcome to the world of roaming charges. To prevent that kind of bill ...
Sprint Challenges T-Mobile with (Limited) Free International Roaming DataI4U News
Is Sprint's New International Value Roaming's Free International Data A Good ...Forbes
Sprint's new international value roaming plan: How good is it?Delhi Daily News
ZDNet -Engadget -Chinatopix
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Prehistoric terror bird may have hunted by listening to footsteps - Christian Science Monitor

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 16:30

NBCNews.com

Prehistoric terror bird may have hunted by listening to footsteps
Christian Science Monitor
An exquisitely preserved fossil of an ancient terror bird reveals that the fearsome predator had exceptional low-frequency hearing. By Laura Geggel, LiveScience April 12, 2015. close. The skeleton of the new species of terror bird (Llallawavis scagliai) on ...
Newly Discovered Terror Bird Sheds Light On A Fearsome ClanGizmodo
'Terror birds' had deep voices, fossil suggestsBBC News
Scientists Figure Out How Ancient 'Terror Bird' Stalked PreyNBCNews.com
Discovery News -CBS News
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Researchers Solve Young Sea Turtles' "Lost Years" Mystery - Brevard Times

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 14:04

World Tech Today

Researchers Solve Young Sea Turtles' "Lost Years" Mystery
Brevard Times
Juvenile turtles don't just passively drift in ocean currents during their “lost years” as researchers once thought. Instead, turtles as young as 6-18 months of age are very active swimmers, according to a recent study conducted by NOAA and the University of ...
Young sea turtles do not drift with the current, says NOAA researchNational Monitor
New research shows young sea turtles do swim with purposeScience Recorder
New Sea Turtle Study Discovers What They Do On Their Decade At SeaPioneer News
Apex Beats
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The Apple Watch will not be available in store on April 24 - TrustedReviews

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 09:33

TrustedReviews

The Apple Watch will not be available in store on April 24
TrustedReviews
The Apple Watch will not be available in stores from the device's April 24 release date, the company has confirmed. With those pre-ordering the smartwatch already facing significant delivery delays, Apple has revealed that prospective consumers will not be ...
Review: Many choices, indecision with Apple WatchWashington Post
Apple Watch goes on sale, and Apple tries a new sales strategySan Jose Mercury News
Apple Watch Try Out Offers Many OptionsHuffington Post
Mashable -Reuters -Computerworld
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Retail Apple Watches still feature 'hidden' diagnostic port, could lead to 'Smart ... - AppAdvice

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 08:40

AppAdvice

Retail Apple Watches still feature 'hidden' diagnostic port, could lead to 'Smart ...
AppAdvice
It seems the retail Apple Watches available for try-on sessions in Apple Stores indeed feature the hidden diagnostic port, inside the device's band adapter, which we first heard of some months ago. As such, the presence of this port hints that at some point, we ...
The hubris of putting on a $10000 Apple Watchgulfnews.com
Five Reasons Not to Buy the Apple WatchChinatopix
Apple keeps tight rein on Watch salesColumbia Daily Tribune
The Leader -The Current -Times Gazette
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[Deal] Moto 360 Gets Price Cut Ahead of Apple Watch Launch - News Every day

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 06:00

News Every day

[Deal] Moto 360 Gets Price Cut Ahead of Apple Watch Launch
News Every day
(Photo : Amazon) Apple Watch is now available - at least for preorders and is being backed by many as instant hit. However, rivals are doing everything they can to give Apple's watch a tough competition. Apple Watch is now available - at least for preorders ...
Motorola Moto 360 2's leaked images hint at design changesIBNLive
New leak hints at Moto 360 successor with round metal design and thin bezelsTech2
Leaked image of Moto 360 2 smartwatch hints to a round metal design with thin ...Delhi Daily News
USA TODAY -CNET -PC Magazine
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Microsoft's new Windows 10 Phone build: Spartan browser, new apps and more - Firstpost

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 06:00

Firstpost

Microsoft's new Windows 10 Phone build: Spartan browser, new apps and more
Firstpost
As promised a week ago, Microsoft has started rolling out the second build (10051) of the Windows 10 technical preview for phones. It is being rolled out to Windows Insider users and as expected comes with an early version of the Spartan browser for phones ...
Hands on: Windows 10 Build 10051 brings impressive new features to phones ...PCWorld
Microsofties Were All Over That New Windows 10 BuildTechCrunch
The Top 7 New Features in Windows 10 for PhonesPC Magazine
ZDNet -CNET -VentureBeat
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Spacewalk Caught on Camera - WTVY, Dothan

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 02:07

Mashable

Spacewalk Caught on Camera
WTVY, Dothan
Spacewalking astronauts took a camera to capture footage of their work on the International Space Station weeks ago, showing breathtaking views of Earth below them. The video was released by NASA on Friday. The spacewalks on 21 February and 1 ...
NASA's GoPro-armed astronauts take you on a spacewalkMashable
GoPro Camera Shows Astronaut Spacewalk ExperienceClapway
ISS astronauts eagerly await specialty espresso machine that uses recycled urineNational Monitor
Eastern Mirror
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Google X Lab team is working on long-lasting battery technology - The Next Digit

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 23:16

The Next Digit

Google X Lab team is working on long-lasting battery technology
The Next Digit
Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)'s X lab is currently experimenting a project for development of better batteries, which longs for more time while comparing to current battery technologies. The Wall Street Journal has released a report regarding the same; but the ...

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Apple Watch Try Out Offers Many Options - Huffington Post

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 22:45

NDTV

Apple Watch Try Out Offers Many Options
Huffington Post
PALO ALTO, CA - APRIL 10: An Apple Store employee wears an Apple Watch at an Apple Store on April 10, 2015 in Palo Alto, California. The pre-orders of the highly-anticipated wearable from the tech giant begin today as the watches arrive at stores for ...
Assessment: Apple Watch attempt-on visits with several selections lead to ...The Current
Apple Watch: Many choices and indecisionFinancial Express
Review: Apple Watch try-on visits with many choices lead to indecisionMinneapolis Star Tribune
Washington Times
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Tech news: Apple gives first hands-on look at smartwatch - The Express Tribune

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 21:21

The Express Tribune

Tech news: Apple gives first hands-on look at smartwatch
The Express Tribune
Apple is offering an unusual range of choices, allowing consumers to customize the look—and price—of the Apple Watch, which is due to be released next month. PHOTO: AFP. NEW YORK: Apple gave consumers their first hands-on look at its smartwatch on ...
Apple Watch Would Have Made Steve Jobs Proud, Pre-Order Strategy SuggestsWallStreet OTC
The Apple Watch is already sold out, but here's how you can try one onMashable
Apple Watch Sells Out QuicklyInformationWeek
The Current -KELOLAND TV -San Jose Mercury News
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What happens underground when a missile or meteor hits - The Current

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 21:06

The Current

What happens underground when a missile or meteor hits
The Current
Duke University physicists have developed techniques that enable them to simulate high-speed impacts in artificial soil and sand in the lab, and then watch what happens underground close-up, in super slow motion. In a study scheduled to appear this week ...

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