Amidst the recent drama in Congress over government surveillance and phone data, a larger point has gone missing: Regardless of what happens in Washington, Americans privacy is rapidly disappearing and they are …
NBC News · 48 minutes ago
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NASA had a dress rehearsal May 29, 2015, the release of its Low Density Supersonic Decelerator at the Navy Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii. (Photo: Bill Ingalls, AFP/Getty Images) NASA's launch of a …
USA Today · 1 hour ago
About 115 million years ago, a teenage bird with spotted, ribbonlike tail feathers flew around the trees of the supercontinent Gondwana, until it perished and fossilized in what is now northeastern Brazil, a new study finds. At …
FOX News · 6 hours ago
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In a first, Yahoo and the National Football League have reached an agreement to livestream a regular-season game over the Web and around the globe, the two announced Wednesday. The game will air Oct. 25, and …
Washington Post · 1 hour ago
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In the tech industry, where Latinos and African-Americans make up just five percent of the workforce at leading companies, it’s been widely established that there’s a serious diversity problem. Less widely known are …
The Huffington Post · ByKate Abbey-Lambertz · 7 minutes ago
A 500-year-old engraving may show Leonardo da Vinci playing a musical instrument called a lira da braccio. If verified, the engraving would represent just the third contemporary depiction of da Vinci (created while he was …
FOX News · 6 hours ago
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Initially, the long-rumored Lumia 735 was expected to be sold by Verizon in the U.S. with a “Nokia” brand name. As it turns out, the device has apparently gone through a name change and now it is referred as …
International Business Times · 20 minutes ago
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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/5/15, Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. (NASD: DNKN), Outerwall Inc (NASD: OUTR), and Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (NYSE: PEG) will all trade …
Forbes · 26 minutes ago
Premium cable network Showtime will be available as a standalone Internet streaming service starting in early July. The exact date was not revealed in the Wednesday announcement of the service, but Showtime said it will …
San Francisco Gate · 14 minutes ago
Apple CEO Tim Cook has lobbed a few quick jabs at the likes of Facebook and Google for making money off users' personal data in the past. But Cook unloaded during a speech Tuesday night, in which he bemoaned the …
NBC News · 1 hour ago
Google could soon make you think twice about snapping a photo of that decadent meal you're about to eat. The search giant is reportedly developing algorithms that analyze an image of food and estimate how many …
PC Magazine · ByStephanie Mlot · 27 minutes ago
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(CNN)In the vast expanse of the universe, we are still trying to find our place. Is there anyone else out there? Where do we come from? Are there other habitable planets like our own? These are just some of the questions …
CNN · ByLauren Said-Moorhouse · 5 hours ago
Twisted Agile: We're taking elements Agile dev and shaking it up with savvy best practices for better, faster outcomes. Sign up for our free webinar on June 11 at 10 a.m. PST/11 p.m. EST. Microsoft today announced …
VentureBeat · 10 minutes ago
Fast-growing team-communication startup Slack today announced version 2.0 of its Android app, introducing a new look and several feature updates. The new version complies with Google’s Material design standards.
VentureBeat · 10 minutes ago
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UPDATE: In a post to the Skype forums, a staff moderator said that the firm has issued updates to affected apps, which fixes the problem, and encouraged everyone to install the latest versions. Original Story: If you're …
PC Magazine · ByStephanie Mlot · 27 minutes ago
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Encrypted social networking tools are hindering the FBI’s ability to track terrorists and recruiters who are appealing to young people in the U.S., an FBI official told lawmakers. Congress must pass a new wiretap law that …
PC World · ByGrant Gross · 19 minutes ago
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Apple is reportedly inclined to deliver the best component available for the iPhone 6S upgrade this year. Reports coming from China are saying that the planned unboxing this year will see 2K resolution and Liquidmetal …
International Business Times · 57 minutes ago
Japan's infrastructure ministry announced Tuesday that the country's elevators may soon have a surprising new feature, the Kyodo news agency reports: Toilets. Yes, it sounds odd, but while the idea of a fully plumbed …
Washington Post · 4 hours ago
High-resolution audio is getting a lot buzz as of late thanks to the efforts of Tidal, Neil Young and others. While Tidal had a test of its own, NPR set up another quiz to see if you can tell the difference between MP3s and …
Engadget · ByBilly Steele · 20 minutes ago
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In cities from New York to New Delhi, the car service Uber has faced threats and bans from regulators but usually comes out on top. Has it met its match in Paris? Around midnight on a windswept Saturday in April, three …
New York Times · ByLiz Alderman · 1 hour ago
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