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Astronaut Completes London Marathon From The International Space Station - NPR

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-04-24 19:03

NPR

Astronaut Completes London Marathon From The International Space Station
NPR
About 38,000 runners competed in the London Marathon today – and one of them ran it in orbit 200 miles above Earth. British astronaut Tim Peake completed the 26.2 mile course at the International Space Station with an estimated time of 3:35.21 , the ...
British astronaut runs marathon in space (Update)Phys.Org
UK astronaut runs virtual London MarathonWKMG Orlando
A British astronaut just completed the first marathon in spaceVentureBeat
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US no longer requires Apple's help to crack iPhone in New York case - Computerworld

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-04-24 12:38

Computerworld

US no longer requires Apple's help to crack iPhone in New York case
Computerworld
The U.S. no longer requires Apple's help to unlock an iPhone 5s phone used by the accused in a drug investigation, stating that an “individual provided the passcode to the iPhone at issue in this case.” The Department of Justice has withdrawn its ...
DOJ withdraws motion to force Apple to unlock NYC iPhone [u]Apple Insider
Data Sheet—Saturday, April 23, 2016Fortune
Second U.S. Bid to Force Apple to Unlock Phone Ends in a WhimperBloomberg
Washington Post -PC Magazine -Mac Rumors -New York Times
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Mojang releases Crown and Council with no fanfare at all - Modern Readers

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-04-24 11:27

Modern Readers

Mojang releases Crown and Council with no fanfare at all
Modern Readers
Mojang releases Crown and Council with no fanfare at all Just like that, Crown and Council arrived. But what is this game anyway, and why does it matter? Crown and Council is a new casual strategy game from Minecraft maker Mojang, and without a single ...
Mojang stealth released Crown and Council, its new free strategy gameDestructoid
Minecraft' Developer Mojang Unleashes Free Strategy Game On Steam: Play 'Crown And Council' [Video]Tech Times
Mojang Gives Game in One Day, Made By One Developer: Crown And CouncilMustTech News (satire) (press release) (blog)
The Next Digit -Neurogadget -SlashGear -News Every day
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Unnoticed Amazon River Coral Reef May Already Be In Danger, Scientists Say - Tech Times

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-04-24 10:21

Tech Times

Unnoticed Amazon River Coral Reef May Already Be In Danger, Scientists Say
Tech Times
The majestic Amazon River has been found to be housing a 600-mile-long coral reef beneath its murky waters. The coral reef is thriving with marine organisms such as corals, sponges, algae, fish, stars etc. (Photo : Guilherme Jofili | Flickr). A new ...
Massive coral reef discovered in the Amazon RiverCNN
Reef Larger Than Delaware Found At The Mouth Of The Amazon RiverNPR
Newly Discovered Coral Reef System Found At the Amazon River Already in Grave DangerNature World News
CDA News -gulfnews.com -Eurasia Review -Mashable
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Solar Impulse 2 lands in California after Pacific flight - CNN

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-04-24 08:20

CNN

Solar Impulse 2 lands in California after Pacific flight
CNN
(CNN) An experimental plane flying around the world without a single drop of fuel landed in California after a two-and-a-half day flight across the Pacific. Piloted by Swiss explorer and psychiatrist Bertrand Piccard, Solar Impulse 2 touched down in ...
AP PHOTOS: Solar-powered plane finishes flight over PacificSan Francisco Chronicle
Solar-powered aircraft ends three-day flight in Silicon Valley during global journeyNew York Daily News
Solar plane readies to land in California after 3-day flightMyrtle Beach Sun News
USA TODAY -STLtoday.com -eTurboNews -Daily Mail
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NASA pours $67 million into solar electric spacecraft engines - Engadget

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-04-24 04:36

Engadget

NASA pours $67 million into solar electric spacecraft engines
Engadget
NASA is big on solar electric propulsion (the Dawn spacecraft uses it, for instance) for a good reason: while the engines aren't powerful, they supply thrust for a very long time before giving up the ghost. And it now looks like the agency is ready to ...
Columnists: 'Lack of political will' strains space programOrlando Sentinel
Aerojet Rocketdyne Wins $67M Contract for Solar-Electric Drive for Missions to MarsFortune
NASA Seeks Ideas For Mars Habitats That Will House Astronauts On Red PlanetTech Times
Phys.Org -SpaceNews -TechCrunch -Spaceflight Now
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No Man's Sky: the art on the algorithms - Pulse Headlines

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sat, 2016-04-23 22:33

Pulse Headlines

No Man's Sky: the art on the algorithms
Pulse Headlines
No Man's Sky is a few months away from being launched on PS4, where many sci-fi and gaming fans are really hyped about. This game developed by Hello Games has actually ramped up the marketing of the game over the last few weeks. Sean Murray ...
No Man's Sky's stunning graphics are only one of the reasons why Sci-Fi geeks are hyped up about itThe Marshalltown
How No Man's Sky Makes Algorithms ArtisticGadget Gestures
Step inside the artistic algorithms of 'No Man's Sky'Engadget
Digital Spy -Hardcore Gamer -Gameranx (blog) -Crossmap
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Google And Microsoft Get Along, Stop Regulatory Complaints - Tech Times

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sat, 2016-04-23 12:06

Fortune

Google And Microsoft Get Along, Stop Regulatory Complaints
Tech Times
Google and Microsoft call truce and agreed to drop regulatory complaints against each other. The two tech giants announced that they are ready to work together moving forward, thus ending their long history of bitter rivalry. (Photo : Justin Sullivan ...
Microsoft, Google End Regulatory DisputesWall Street Journal
Microsoft and Google Say They'll Play Nice With Each OtherFortune
Google and Microsoft agree to end regulatory battlesPCWorld
New York Times -CNET -Apple Insider -USA TODAY
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China Shut Down Apple's Book And Movie Services. What's Next? - Fast Company

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sat, 2016-04-23 01:29

Fast Company

China Shut Down Apple's Book And Movie Services. What's Next?
Fast Company
The New York Times reported Thursday that Apple's iBooks Store and iTunes Movies were shut down in China at the request of the government, just six months after opening. News of the closures come just as Apple prepares to announce earnings next week ...
Closing of iTunes Movies Shows Apple Isn't Immune to Chinese RegulatorsBloomberg
Apple's iBooks, iTunes Movies "unusable" in ChinaModern Readers
Apple Suspends Online Book and Movie Services in ChinaWall Street Journal
Mac Rumors -Apple Insider -ZDNet -New York Times
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Google Phone Versions 2.05 And 3.0 Introduce A Missed Call Indicator [APK Download] - Android Police

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 22:52

Engadget

Google Phone Versions 2.05 And 3.0 Introduce A Missed Call Indicator [APK Download]
Android Police
The default dialer app that comes with the latest Android N Developer Preview has a small but significant change. When you fire up the Google Phone app, an indicator now appears alongside the middle tab showing how many calls you've missed.
What's your favorite Android feature?PhoneDog
Review: The LG G5 Is Unique but UnderwhelmingFortune
Bank of America now supports Android's fingerprint scannerEngadget
Android Headlines - Android News -The Verge -Komando -Android Central
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175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate change - Washington Post

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 21:41

Washington Post

175 states sign landmark Paris deal on climate change
Washington Post
UNITED NATIONS — The historic agreement on climate change marked a major milestone on Friday with a record 175 countries signing on to it on opening day. But world leaders made clear more action is needed, and quickly, to fight a relentless rise in ...
China, US pledge to ratify Paris climate deal this yearReuters
175 countries sign landmark climate agreementCNN
At UN, 175 nations sign landmark accord on global warming. 'We are in a race against time'Los Angeles Times
Lincoln Journal Star -UN News Centre -Seeking Alpha -Arkansas Online
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Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.1 million cars, SUVs for rollaway issue - Reuters

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 20:27

Reuters

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.1 million cars, SUVs for rollaway issue
Reuters
WASHINGTON Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCHA.MI) said on Friday it is recalling more than 1.1 million cars and SUVs worldwide because the vehicles may roll away after drivers exit. The automaker said the recall is linked to as many as 41 injuries ...
Fiat Chrysler recalls more than 1.1 million vehiclesFox News
Business roundup: Fiat Chrysler recalls more than 1.1 million vehiclesWashington Post
Gear shift confusion causes Chrysler recallCNNMoney
New York Times -USA TODAY -The Detroit News -MLive.com
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AMD Drops A Big Hint About New Consoles From Microsoft, Sony And Nintendo - Forbes

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 17:10

Forbes

AMD Drops A Big Hint About New Consoles From Microsoft, Sony And Nintendo
Forbes
Evidence keeps mounting that we're going to be getting new consoles, and soon. Rumors and vague statements have been swirling around for a few weeks now, with some of the most definitive statements coming from Gamestop's COO, who dropped a ...
Game Rant Open Discussion: April 22Game Rant
Did AMD just confirm the PlayStation NEO, and a new Xbox One?SlashGear
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) Stock Jumps On Sony NEO, Nintendo NX RumorsInternational Business Times
Neowin -Engadget -Inverse -Tech Times
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Modded Sega Genesis games will be supported by Steam - Modern Readers

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 12:02

Modern Readers

Modded Sega Genesis games will be supported by Steam
Modern Readers
Modded Sega Genesis games will be supported by Steam Retro gamers looking to relive the simplicity of gaming eras gone by can head to Steam, which supports a number of 16-bit Sega Genesis (a.k.a. Mega Drive) games. That's available through the ...
Soon You Can Mod Sega Genesis Games On Steam: Here's A Complete List Available On ReleaseTech Times
Have Modded Vintage Games? Fine By Us, Sega SaysPC Magazine
SEGA Mega Drive Classics Relaunching with Fully Interactive Hub & Steam Workshop FunctionalityAction Figure Insider
Digital Trends -Engadget -YIBADA English -Polygon
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Monkey teeth hint at a miraculous marine migration to North America - Christian Science Monitor

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 11:57

Christian Science Monitor

Monkey teeth hint at a miraculous marine migration to North America
Christian Science Monitor
Placed in a wax jaw, fossil teeth belonging to Panamacebus transitus are compared with those of a modern female tufted capuchin, Cebus apella, in this picture courtesy of the Florida Museum of Natural History. Kristen Grace/Florida Museum of Natural ...
Monkey Teeth Fossils Change History Of Primate Evolution: How Did Monkeys Reach North America?Tech Times
New monkey fossils suggest the primates made a wild migration across the seaWashington Post
Monkeys Could Have Floated to North America on Rafts nearly 21 Million Years AgoMaine News Online
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Mice Flown In Space Aboard The Shuttle Atlantis Found To Have Early Signs Of Liver Damage - Science World Report

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 11:43

Science World Report

Mice Flown In Space Aboard The Shuttle Atlantis Found To Have Early Signs Of Liver Damage
Science World Report
The mice flown aboard Atlantic returned to Earth with liver damage. It raises concerns on the future missions to Mars, in which the health of astronauts might be affected. (Photo : Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images). Researchers from the University of ...
Does Spaceflight Cause Liver Damage?Space.com
Mice Flown in Space Found to Have Signs of Early Liver Damage, Study ShowsABC News
Short-Term Space Flight Caused Liver Damage in MiceThe Monitor Daily
Space Daily -The Space Reporter -Science Recorder -ValueWalk
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Windows phones' free-fall may force Microsoft to push harder on Windows 10 adoption - PCWorld

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 11:40

PCWorld

Windows phones' free-fall may force Microsoft to push harder on Windows 10 adoption
PCWorld
Poor little Windows phone could have a bigger effect on Microsoft's business than you'd think. As the company's mobile device strategy continues to disintegrate, Microsoft may feel compelled to push harder on Windows 10 adoption and paid services to ...
Windows 10's upgrade model temporarily wipes $1.6B from Microsoft's booksComputerworld
Microsoft is on a quest to move more of its cloud services to AzureZDNet
Microsoft's weak phone sales drag down its Surface and cloud winsInfoWorld
Ars Technica -Mashable -San Jose Mercury News -New York Times
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NASA Celebrates Hubble's Birthday With Gigantic Cosmic Bubble - International Business Times

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 11:35

International Business Times

NASA Celebrates Hubble's Birthday With Gigantic Cosmic Bubble
International Business Times
hubble bubble The Bubble Nebula, also known as NGC 7635, is an emission nebula located 7,100 light-years away. This stunning new image was observed by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to celebrate its 26th year in space. Photo: NASA/ ESA/ ...
A 'Bubble' for Hubble: Iconic Telescope Snaps Spectacular Birthday PhotoSpace.com
Hubble sees a star 'inflating' a giant bubblePhys.Org
Hubble's bubble: Space telescope captures gorgeous Bubble NebulaCNET
Tech Times -Modern Readers -Maine News Online -Christian Science Monitor
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HMGA2 played crucial role in adaption of smaller beak in Darwin's finches - NH Voice

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-04-22 11:01

NH Voice

HMGA2 played crucial role in adaption of smaller beak in Darwin's finches
NH Voice
A gene has been identified that within a year helped inducing physical change in a finch species in response to a drought-induced food shortage. Researchers from Princeton University and Uppsala University in Sweden said that the findings could provide ...
Cosmic Beacons Reveal the Milky Way's Ancient CoreHeritageDaily
Gene Drives Quick Evolutionary Changes in Darwin's FinchesNewsweek
Evolution in action detected in Darwin's finches Uppsala UniversityEurekAlert (press release)
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