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Reliving The Mount St Helens Eruption Of 1980 - Tech Times

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-05-08 18:11

Tech Times

Reliving The Mount St Helens Eruption Of 1980
Tech Times
Mount St. Helens is experiencing earthquakes as vast amounts of magma move underneath its rocky exterior. Although there are no definite signs of an impending eruption, the rumblings are bringing back memories of the massive explosion that took place ...
Scientists warn America's deadliest volcano is 'RECHARGING' for eruption amid quake swarmExpress.co.uk
Climb Out Of The Bunker — Mount St. Helens Isn't Erupting AgainUPROXX
​Earthquake swarm detected beneath Mount St. HelensCBS News
RedOrbit -AOL News -The Inquisitr -Forbes
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Pluto reconsidered: Is it a planet? A comet? Or something else altogether? - Christian Science Monitor

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-05-08 16:24

Christian Science Monitor

Pluto reconsidered: Is it a planet? A comet? Or something else altogether?
Christian Science Monitor
Scientists studying the treasure trove of data yielded by NASA's New Horizons mission have found that Pluto's interaction with the solar wind is unique in our solar system. By Jason Thomson, Staff May 7, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. Artist's ...
Pluto Is Looking More Like A Planet After AllTech Times
Water ice found on Pluto's tiny moon HydraThe Space Reporter
New Pluto maps released; Pluto's interaction with the solar wind found to be uniqueSpaceFlight Insider
Discovery News -Modern Readers -Headlines & Global News -iTech Post
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Nvidia's GTX 1080, 1070: Faster than Titan X, at a much lower price - ExtremeTech

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-05-08 15:25

ExtremeTech

Nvidia's GTX 1080, 1070: Faster than Titan X, at a much lower price
ExtremeTech
AUSTIN, TEXAS — It's been nearly 18 months since Nvidia unveiled its last-generation Maxwell architecture, and the PC enthusiast community has been chomping at the bit to see what benefits 14/16nm technology would deliver. Both Nvidia and AMD are ...
Nvidia's beastly GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070: The 10 key things you need to knowPCWorld
Nvidia's GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 revealed: Faster than Titan X at half the priceArs Technica
Nvidia's new graphics cards are a big dealThe Verge
AnandTech -Game Rant -Tech Times -PC Magazine
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Someone hacked a Tesla Model S to work with Amazon's Echo - BGR

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sun, 2016-05-08 15:03

BGR

Someone hacked a Tesla Model S to work with Amazon's Echo
BGR
While Tesla is undeniably hastening the adoption and popularity of electric vehicles, the company is also pushing the envelope as it pertains to self driving cars. Indeed, Tesla's suite of autonomous driving technologies is one of the more impressive ...
Amazon Tap review: Say hello to my little friend -- and new travel buddyGeekWire
Don't buy an Echo just to talk to Alexa — download Lexi insteadDigital Trends
Amazon Alexa Can Now Summon Your Tesla Model S But First, Say Hello To LexiTech Times
Ubergizmo -Bidness ETC -Hot Hardware -Mashable
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'Battlefield 1' Shows Why 'Call of Duty' Should Have Gone Back To World War II - Forbes

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sat, 2016-05-07 17:44

Forbes

'Battlefield 1' Shows Why 'Call of Duty' Should Have Gone Back To World War II
Forbes
Yesterday, DICE had a day-long countdown to the reveal of their new Battlefield game. It's called Battlefield 1 and is leaving the comfort of present day and going back, way back, to World War I. Trench warfare, mustard gas, horse charges, the whole ...
EA DICE's lead designer answers our questions about Battlefield 1VentureBeat
Battlefield 1 Officially Announced, Watch the Trailer HereGameSpot
Watch an exhaustive frame-by-frame analysis of the Battlefield 1 trailerThe Verge
Polygon -Cinema Blend -TIME -PlayStation LifeStyle
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Leopards have lost 75 percent of historic range, study shows - Washington Post

Google News - Sci/Tech - Sat, 2016-05-07 13:33

Washington Post

Leopards have lost 75 percent of historic range, study shows
Washington Post
LAGOS, Nigeria — Leopards have lost 75 percent of their historic range across Africa, Asia and the Middle East, with three Asian subspecies in danger of eradication, a new study says. A three-year review of data published in the scientific journal ...
Major decline in Leopard range reported in recent researchNorthern California News
Leopards global presence dwindled by 75 percent new studyWorld Tech Today
Leopards have suffered a 75% range loss worldwideMashable
Nature World News -Mongabay.com -Newsweek -Christian Science Monitor
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Rethinking security for the Internet of Things - TechCrunch

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 22:00

TechCrunch

Rethinking security for the Internet of Things
TechCrunch
Many people scoffed in January 2014 when Cisco CEO John Chambers pegged the “Internet of Everything” as a potential $17 trillion market, five to 10 times more impactful on society than the Internet itself. Two years later, it seems that Chambers ...
Upskill U Tackles IoT Security ChallengesLight Reading
To go from IT to IoT, build on your skillsPCWorld
It's an ​IoT world: The big shift to intelligent devicesZDNet
eMarketer -MediaPost Communications -Business Wire (press release) -Federal Times
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This One Surprising Trick Might Keep Fruit Fresh for Longer - TIME

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 19:01

TIME

This One Surprising Trick Might Keep Fruit Fresh for Longer
TIME
Scientists say they have found a way to keep fruit fresh for longer without refrigeration: cover it in silk. Strawberries and bananas dipped in a solution made up of silk fibroin ripened less quickly than the ones without the coating, according to a ...
Silk keeps fruit fresh without refrigerationPhys.Org
Scientists Have Found A Way To Keep Fruit Fresh Without A RefrigeratorPopular Science
Edible silk coating keeps fruit fresh for a week, scientists findUPI.com
Gizmodo -R & D Magazine -Yorkshire Post -Sky News
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Debate Rages Over Whether Apple Music Automatically Deletes Users' Owned Music Collections - Mac Rumors

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 18:51

Mac Rumors

Debate Rages Over Whether Apple Music Automatically Deletes Users' Owned Music Collections
Mac Rumors
Apple Music is the center of a heated debate this week, with involved parties arguing over whether or not the service is deleting Apple Music users' song collections from hard drives after uploading them to iCloud Music Library. Vellum's James ...
Ping 2.0? Apple Music revamp rumored to downplay Connect social network featureAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Apple Music doesn't delete your music filesMacworld (blog)
Apple Music's Connect tab is reportedly going away in iOS 10The Verge
Wall Street Journal -PC Magazine -9 to 5 Mac -AppAdvice
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How to upgrade to Windows 10 for free (while you still can) - CNET

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 18:29

CNET

How to upgrade to Windows 10 for free (while you still can)
CNET
If you're still on the fence about whether to upgrade to Windows 10, the clock is ticking. Microsoft's free Windows 10 upgrade offer officially expires on July 29, 2016. After July 29, upgrading will cost you $119, £100 or AU$180. So if you're running ...
The DeanBeat: Everybody is an underdog. What you do about it is what mattersVentureBeat
Microsoft says it will stop pestering users to 'Get Windows 10' in JulyPCWorld
Windows 10: Is Microsoft still on target for one billion devices, and does it really matter?ZDNet
Forbes -Computerworld -The Verge -InformationWeek
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Just how massive is one supermassive black hole? 660 million times the Sun - Christian Science Monitor

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 18:22

Christian Science Monitor

Just how massive is one supermassive black hole? 660 million times the Sun
Christian Science Monitor
Scientists studying a black hole in a nearby galaxy have devised a new method of determining their mass, far more precise than previous measurements. By Corey Fedde, Staff May 6, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. The barred spiral galaxy NGC 4639 is ...
Measuring Monster Black Holes --"A Tiny Speck at the Center of a Mass of Dark Matter and Stars"The Daily Galaxy (blog)
ALMA Measures Mass Of Black Hole With Unprecedented PrecisionTech Times
ALMA Helps Scientists Measure Black Hole's Mass With Unprecedented PrecisionInternational Business Times
ECNmag.com -News Every day -Laboratory Equipment -Discovery News
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6 More Inducted Into Video Game Hall of Fame - PC Magazine

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 16:10

PC Magazine

6 More Inducted Into Video Game Hall of Fame
PC Magazine
The World Video Game Hall of Fame Class of 2016 features action, adventure, fantasy, dysentery, life simulation, an anthropomorphic blue hedgehog, and aliens. The Strong Museum of Play on Thursday announced its next round of inductees, including ...
The Video Game Hall of Fame Adds 6 New ClassicsTIME
Gaming Hall of Fame welcomes 'Sonic,' 'Space Invaders,' 'Oregon Trail' and moreMashable
The Legend of Zelda inducted into the World Video Game Hall of FameNintendo
Siliconera -Washington Post -BBC News -iDigitalTimes.com
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Researchers grow human embryos outside of womb for 13 days. Ethical? - Christian Science Monitor

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 14:44

Christian Science Monitor

Researchers grow human embryos outside of womb for 13 days. Ethical?
Christian Science Monitor
Researchers kept human embryos alive in a laboratory for a record 13 days, a breakthrough which sheds light on the question of how long such experiments should last. By Ben Thompson, Staff May 5, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. This microscope photo ...
Scientists Double Life Expectancy for Embryos Grown Outside WombNature World News
Lab-Grown Human Embryo: Kept Alive For More Than A Week; Scientists Debate Ethical 14-Day Limit [VIDEO]University Herald
Scientists smash record for human embryos grown in the lab in revolutionary breakthroughBelfast Telegraph
Chicago Tribune -NPR -Pulse Headlines -Gizmodo
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[ May 6, 2016 ] Falcon 9 succeeds in middle-of-the-night launch and landing Falcon 9 - Spaceflight Now

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 10:21

Spaceflight Now

[ May 6, 2016 ] Falcon 9 succeeds in middle-of-the-night launch and landing Falcon 9
Spaceflight Now
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket streaks due east from Cape Canaveral after lifting off at 1:21 a.m. EDT (0521 GMT). Credit: SpaceX. A Japanese communications satellite rode a Falcon 9 rocket into space from Cape Canaveral early Friday, reaching an on-target ...
Where is SpaceX storing all of its landed rockets?The Verge
SpaceX Racks Up Another Sea Landing [Video]Scientific American
SpaceX launches Japanese communications stationCBS News
NPR -Atlanta Journal Constitution -Florida Today -Quartz
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Big 3 increase tie-ups in race to self-driving cars - The Detroit News

Google News - Sci/Tech - Fri, 2016-05-06 05:35

The Detroit News

Big 3 increase tie-ups in race to self-driving cars
The Detroit News
Lyft Inc. and General Motors Co. are developing self-driving Chevrolet Bolt EVs that could pick up passengers for testing on California roadways within a couple of years. (Photo: Bryan Mitchell / Special to The Detroit News). 83 CONNECTTWEET 10 ...
Behind GM's EV deal with Lyft: The old guard prepares for wrenching changeExtremeTech
GM, Lyft to Test Self-Driving Electric TaxisWall Street Journal
Self-Driving Taxis May Hit the Road Within a YearScientific American
Los Angeles Times -Detroit Free Press -Forbes -TheStreet.com
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Persona 5 Gets a Japanese Release Date, New Trailer - PlayStation LifeStyle

Google News - Sci/Tech - Thu, 2016-05-05 16:53

PlayStation LifeStyle

Persona 5 Gets a Japanese Release Date, New Trailer
PlayStation LifeStyle
During the stream today, Atlus announced that Persona 5 is coming to Japan on September 15 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. Along with the standard edition, Japanese gamers will be able to pick up the more expensive 20th Anniversary Edition, which ...
Watch a wild new Persona 5 trailerThe Verge
'Persona 5' gets a new trailer and release date in JapanEngadget
Persona 5 receives Japanese release date, new collector's edition announcedGameZone
GearNuke -Attack of the Fanboy -Twinfinite -App Trigger
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Save Your Periscope Broadcasts Forever - PC Magazine

Google News - Sci/Tech - Thu, 2016-05-05 16:43

PC Magazine

Save Your Periscope Broadcasts Forever
PC Magazine
Periscope's latest update makes it more Facebook Live, less Snapchat, as you can now permanently save broadcasts. Just add #save to your title, and the video will remain active for more than the usual 24 hours. In fact, it will remain active forever.
A Traveler's Guide to Social MediaWall Street Journal
Twitter's Periscope will now let you keep your live streams foreverCNBC
Here's how to #save your Periscope videos more than 24hrsSlashGear
TechCrunch -Digital Trends -USA TODAY -The Verge
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900 more evacuated ahead of growing blaze in Alberta - Chicago Tribune

Google News - Sci/Tech - Thu, 2016-05-05 16:20

900 more evacuated ahead of growing blaze in Alberta
Chicago Tribune
A spreading wildfire in northern Alberta forced almost 900 more people to be evacuated overnight, adding to the 80,000 already relocated as an inferno around Fort McMurray destroyed homes and disrupted Western Canada's oil-sands operations. Changing ...

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Apple's App Store search is completely broken right now - TechCrunch

Google News - Sci/Tech - Thu, 2016-05-05 16:04

TechCrunch

Apple's App Store search is completely broken right now
TechCrunch
Apple's App Store search is experiencing significant issues this morning, which, if allowed to continue for a longer period of time, could end up impacting app developers' sales. The problem is that keyword searches on the App Store are simply not ...
Search glitches hit iOS and Mac App Stores, concealing major apps [ux2]AppleInsider (press release) (blog)
App Store search is failing more than usual with wonky search resultsMacworld
App Store Experiencing Widespread Search Issues [Updated]Mac Rumors
9 to 5 Mac -Forbes -iDigitalTimes.com -CNBC
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