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Move over, Skylake: Asus' new Surface rival rocks Intel's Kaby Lake chip - PCWorld

Mon, 2016-05-30 17:35

PCWorld

Move over, Skylake: Asus' new Surface rival rocks Intel's Kaby Lake chip
PCWorld
The wait for Intel's Kaby Lake chip will end in the third quarter this year, as the first PC with the 7th Generation Core chip was announced at Computex. Kaby Lake, the successor to Intel's Skylake Core processor chips, will be in the Asus Transformer ...
Hands on: Asus Zenbook 3Digital Trends
Asus Unveils ZenBook 3 Ultrabook and Three New ZenFonesPC Magazine
Asus Zenbook 3 is MacBook killer, say wishful thinkersComputerworld
Laptop Mag -Engadget -Gizmag -CNET
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Asus unveils Zenbo, a cute robot for the home priced at $599 - Computerworld

Mon, 2016-05-30 14:47

Computerworld

Asus unveils Zenbo, a cute robot for the home priced at $599
Computerworld
Asus has just unveiled what's likely to be the most talked about product at this week's Computex trade show in Taipei, a cute talking robot for the home priced at $599. Called Zenbo, Asus pitched it as a personal assistant that can help look after ...
With Zenbo, Asus Branches Out Into Home RobotsPC Magazine
Computex 2016: ASUS unveils $599 Zenbo home robotZDNet
The Asus Zenbo is a ridiculous home robot for $599The Verge
Fortune -CNET -BGR -Tech Times
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Key ingredients of life have been detected in Comet 67P's atmosphere - ScienceAlert

Mon, 2016-05-30 05:38

NDTV

Key ingredients of life have been detected in Comet 67P's atmosphere
ScienceAlert
It's no surprise that one of the biggest mysteries of life happens to be life itself - how exactly did it arise on Earth, and why hasn't it appeared anywhere else in the Universe (that we know of)? While we can't begin to answer the second part of that ...
Space probe confirms chemicals of life in comet's haloKUTV 2News
Study: Comets may have started life on EarthPulse Headlines
Amino acids and organic molecules detected in dust around Comet 67PPerfScience
Cosmos -WDIV Detroit -NH Voice -Gizmodo
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World's fastest stretchy circuits to power Internet of Things - ETTelecom.com

Mon, 2016-05-30 04:51

ETTelecom.com

World's fastest stretchy circuits to power Internet of Things
ETTelecom.com
WASHINGTON: Scientists have created the world's fastest stretchable, wearable integrated circuits, an advance that could drive the Internet of Things and lead to a much more connected, high-speed wireless planet. The platform developed by University of ...
Fast, stretchy circuits could yield new wave of wearable electronicsNext Big Future
Tiny, stretchy, faster circuits are wave of wearable electronics' futureUPI.com
Advanced 5G-Compatible, Stretchable Electronics Created – May Revolutionize IoTIndian Nerve
Deccan Chronicle -Northern Voices Online -CrazyEngineers
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Google Photos update hints at unlimited free storage for Nexus users - CNET

Mon, 2016-05-30 03:34

CNET

Google Photos update hints at unlimited free storage for Nexus users
CNET
An Android Police teardown of the APK for Google Photos' next update looks like there are some new tweaks and features coming to the backup and storage service, including a pot sweetener for Nexus users. A line in the code reads "Unlimited free storage ...
Nexus Devices Could Avoid Google's Monthly Photo ChargeForbes
Google Photos Update Teases Unlimited Storage for Nexus OwnersPC Magazine
Ten Google Photos Tips For The Service's BirthdayAndroid Headlines
Ubergizmo -SlashGear -Phone Arena -androidandme.com
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Tesla's Gigafactory To Get Grand Opening In July - Headlines & Global News

Mon, 2016-05-30 00:47

Headlines & Global News

Tesla's Gigafactory To Get Grand Opening In July
Headlines & Global News
Tesla Motors plans to hold a grand opening ceremony for its Nevada-based Gigafactory on July 29, which will be the first official "opening" of the factory as its construction continues. By John Nassivera | May 29, 2016 06:47 PM EDT. Tesla Model 3.
Top Best a' Tesla: Openings, Secrets, Competitors, Collisions & PartnershipsAUTO Connected Car News
Tesla's Gigafactory sets grand opening for July 29thThe Verge
VW may challenge Tesla for who has the largest advanced battery factoryQuartz
Engadget -Green Car Reports -Stuff.co.nz -CleanTechnica
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Ancient Phoenician DNA may change the way we see human migration - Christian Science Monitor

Sun, 2016-05-29 19:38

Christian Science Monitor

Ancient Phoenician DNA may change the way we see human migration
Christian Science Monitor
The Phoenician remains discovered in 1994 provided the first ancient DNA of the Mediterranean civilization that dominated trade routes. By Ben Rosen, Staff May 29, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. A rendering of a Phoenician man. Researchers have ...
Ancient Phoenician Found in Carthage Had European DNANew Historian
DNA Analysis Of Ancient Phoenician From Carthage Reveals European AncestryTech Times
The 'Young Man Of Byrsa' Actually Had European HeritageDesign & Trend

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UK Wireless Carrier Three Will Test Mobile Ad Blocking Technology Next Month: Should Online Publishers Be Afraid? - Tech Times

Sun, 2016-05-29 16:02

Tech Times

UK Wireless Carrier Three Will Test Mobile Ad Blocking Technology Next Month: Should Online Publishers Be Afraid?
Tech Times
UK wireless carrier Three is heading a massive offensive against advertisers and publishers. For a full 24 hours, Three will block ads at the network level. ( Three ). Advertisement. With advertisers and media outlets stepping up the technology and ...
Wireless Service Provider Three will test ad-blocking in JuneNH Voice
Is this wireless company going to destroy the Internet?Morning Ticker
Three's ad-blocking initiative could kill the internetSlashGear
Modern Readers -BBC News -YIBADA English -Press Insider Daily
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1st Inflatable Habitat for Astronauts All Pumped Up on Space Station - Space.com

Sun, 2016-05-29 01:27

Space.com

1st Inflatable Habitat for Astronauts All Pumped Up on Space Station
Space.com
The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module is seen fully inflated on the International Space Station after being successfully expanded to its full size on May 28, 2016. The Bigelow Aerospace-built BEAM is a prototype space habitat for future space stations ...
After glitch, NASA reinflates habitatCNN
NASA successfully inflates new space station roomFlorida Today
An astronaut just deployed the Space Station's first inflatable habitatMashable
Forbes -New York Times -Las Vegas Review-Journal -SpaceFlight Insider
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Phonebloks creator isn't entirely happy with Project Ara - Engadget

Sat, 2016-05-28 23:51

Engadget

Phonebloks creator isn't entirely happy with Project Ara
Engadget
Dave Hakkens, the brains behind the Phonebloks modular phone concept, thinks Google could do better when it comes to Project Ara. In a blog post, Hakkens said he wasn't happy that the modular phone's latest version puts its processor, battery, antenna, ...
Phonebloks founder voices out frustration on Project Ara update, says Google could do betterNeowin
Droid Life Q&A Sessions: Volume 40 AnswersDroid Life (press release) (blog)
Phonebloks's Creator Isn't Too Happy With Project Ara's DirectionUbergizmo
Techaeris -The Verge -9 to 5 Google -Phandroid.com
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Schrödinger's cat gets a playmate - Christian Science Monitor

Sat, 2016-05-28 22:36

Christian Science Monitor

Schrödinger's cat gets a playmate
Christian Science Monitor
The decades-old paradox of Schrödinger's cat, in which the feline is both dead and alive at the same time, has taken a giant leap forward. The cat now exists in two boxes, simultaneously. And it's still dead and alive.
Schrödinger's cat just got even weirder (and even more confusing)Washington Post
Schrödinger's Cat 2.0: New Thought Experiment Combines Quantum Entanglement And SuperpositionInternational Business Times
Doubling down on Schrödinger's catPhys.Org
EurekAlert (press release) -Science 2.0 -WTNH Connecticut News (press release) -Daily Mail
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This ancient Aussie marsupial dined on snails, say scientists - Christian Science Monitor

Sat, 2016-05-28 18:46

New Historian

This ancient Aussie marsupial dined on snails, say scientists
Christian Science Monitor
New evidence points to a 15 million-year-old Australian marsupial that munched mostly on snails. By Corey Fedde, Staff May 27, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. An illustrated depiction of a Malleodectes from Riversleigh chowing down on snail ...
Bizarre Ancient Marsupials Had Taste For SnailsTech Times
Ancient species of snail-eating mammal found in AustraliaPulse Headlines
Scientists uncover fossils of woodpecker-like marsupial from Australia's Riversleigh World Heritage sitePerfScience
Washington Post -New Historian -NH Voice -Morning Ticker
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'No Man's Sky' Should Be PlayStation VR's Flagship Title - Forbes

Sat, 2016-05-28 16:32

Forbes

'No Man's Sky' Should Be PlayStation VR's Flagship Title
Forbes
This week, there's been a bit of a weird news cycle regarding No Man's Sky, the upcoming space exploration title from Hello Games. Kotaku reported that their sources said the game was being delayed, the writer of that scoop got death threats from the ...
No Man's Sky has been delayed until AugustThe Verge
No Man's Sky Finally Has A New Delayed Release DateCinema Blend
No Man's Sky Delay Confirmed, Now Coming in AugustGameSpot
PlayStation LifeStyle -Tech Times -Destructoid -Polygon
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Who's afraid of the IoT? - TechCrunch

Sat, 2016-05-28 15:01

TechCrunch

Who's afraid of the IoT?
TechCrunch
It's heeeere! The Internet of Things, I mean. I just spent several days at the Connected Conference in Paris, which focused on IoT hardware. They built a whole home full of connected devices, showcased the War for the WAN and underscored that the IoT ...
Internet of Things spend in ME set to hit $3.2b in three yearsKhaleej Times
'Smart cities' are closer to reality than we realizeWashington Post
Samsung's Future IoT Is Nation-WideGeekDad (blog)
Motley Fool -Christian Science Monitor -Yahoo News -IT Business Edge (blog)
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SpaceX makes fourth successful rocket landing - Phys.Org

Sat, 2016-05-28 09:39

Phys.Org

SpaceX makes fourth successful rocket landing
Phys.Org
SpaceX launched an Asian communications satellite into a distant orbit Friday and for the fourth time managed to recover the rocket that did the work. Under blue skies dotted with clouds, the shiny white Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral, ...
Three in a Row! SpaceX Lands Rocket on Ship at Sea Yet AgainSpace.com
Does SpaceX's Latest Rocket Landing Prove They're Ready For The Future?UPROXX
SpaceX successfully lands another rocket stage on floating platformChicago Tribune
Spaceflight Now -Christian Science Monitor -Motley Fool -KABC-TV
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VirnetX Goes After Apple for iMessage, FaceTime - PC Magazine

Sat, 2016-05-28 01:21

PC Magazine

VirnetX Goes After Apple for iMessage, FaceTime
PC Magazine
Say what you will about the business techniques of VirnetX, a company that has been called a patent troll by quite a few publications as a result of its recent (and successful) patent lawsuit against Apple. Said lawsuit centered on four patents the ...
VirnetX Wants to Shut Down FaceTime, but it Won't HappenThe Mac Observer
This Patent Troll Is Asking for Another $190 Million From AppleAppAdvice
VirnetX Wants Another $190 Million From AppleUbergizmo
Macworld -Mac Rumors -AppleInsider (press release) (blog) -BBC News
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HP sheds some more light on the Omen X VR PC backpack - TechCrunch

Sat, 2016-05-28 00:32

TechCrunch

HP sheds some more light on the Omen X VR PC backpack
TechCrunch
The Omen X by HP VR PC is nothing if not compelling. The company showed off a picture of the concept earlier today and let slip a smattering of details around the backpack PC but not much else. No press release, no product page. It was a fairly usual ...
HP has a backpack PC for tether-free VR in the works under the Omen X brandDigital Trends
This backpack computer makes a PC-grade virtual reality experience portableBGR
Wearable 'backpack PCs' let you experience high-end VR on the goMashable
PCWorld -Engadget -Tom's Hardware -Ubergizmo
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Manhattanhenge happening Memorial Day - USA TODAY

Fri, 2016-05-27 23:23

USA TODAY

Manhattanhenge happening Memorial Day
USA TODAY
Like your cousin with the tiny house, the sun's location is always changing. That's why four times a year, New Yorkers and anyone with an artsy Instagram page freak out about Manhattanhenge, when the sun lines up exactly with Manhattan's street grid ...
Celebrate Manhattanhenge This Memorial Day WeekendNew York Times
Manhattanhenge to Be Seen This WeekendNBC New York
Manhattanhenge Phenomenon Returns This WeekendNY1

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Amazon puts Alexa in the browser with Echosim.io - TechCrunch

Fri, 2016-05-27 21:26

TechCrunch

Amazon puts Alexa in the browser with Echosim.io
TechCrunch
After logging in with an Amazon account, anyone can start asking Alexa questions by clicking and holding on the mic button. Amazon's Alexa is able to answer basic questions around information, weather, news and music and control other gadgets in the ...
Take Amazon's Alexa for a spin in your browserEngadget
Amazon Creates Usable Web Version Of The EchoAndroid Headlines
Amazon built an Echo simulator you can use in the browserVentureBeat
Ubergizmo -SlashGear -Marketing Land -Liliputing
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Dragon Quest's On and Off History With PlayStation - PlayStation LifeStyle

Fri, 2016-05-27 18:39

PlayStation LifeStyle

Dragon Quest's On and Off History With PlayStation
PlayStation LifeStyle
Today is Dragon Quest's 30th anniversary! The influential role-playing game franchise is a phenomenon in Japan, and is has a dedicated fanbase worldwide. Dragon Quest is set for a big 2016 with three releases planned (two of which are already out in ...
'Minecraft'-inspired RPG 'Dragon Quest Builders' hits US shores in OctoberDigital Trends
Dragon Quest Builders Gets First TrailerComicbook.com
Preview: Dragon Quest Builders: Minecraft Meets the JRPGShacknews
Polygon -The Inquisitr -Forbes -VentureBeat
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