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Breaking News: Hack North Korea - a two-day ‘hackathon' in Silicon Valley on 2 and 3 August
   
Posted by: prabirghose

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-21 17:27:55 -0700 | odd-news

Hack North Korea, a two-day ‘hackathon’ is scheduled to take place in San Francisco on 2-3 August – it would be organized by the Human Rights Foundation, a New York-based group that focuses on closed societies. The purpose of the...
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Breaking News: NSA using images from the internet to create facial recognition database to fight terrorism
   
Posted by: prabirghose

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-06-05 16:45:18 -0700 | odd-news

The growth of terrorism all over the world has forced the NSA to go in for introducing counter measures and one of these methods is to create a comprehensive facial recognition database by intercepting millions of photographs that are posted...
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Breaking News: Exoplanets: Most accurate measurement yet of an alien world's size
   
Posted by: Robert Myles

Pasadena :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 02:39:47 -0700 | technology-news

Aided by two NASA telescopes, astronomers have made the most precise calculation yet of the size of an exoplanet — a planet outwith our solar system. The measurement of the radius of planet, Kepler-93b, a so-called super-Earth orbiting a star...
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Breaking News: Early warning systems to predict natural disasters under development in California
   
Posted by: prabirghose

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-01 03:30:06 -0800 | green-news

Natural disasters keep taking a huge toll of men and their livelihoods and properties and hence, an early warning system for earthquakes, tsunamis and floods would be an invaluable aid for any country. Such systems are under development in California...
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Breaking News: DARPA awards announced - Google's Schaft robot wins the challenge
   
Posted by: prabirghose

Miami :: FL :: USA | updated 2014-02-01 03:31:39 -0800 | odd-news

DARPA is the acronym of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency of the US department of defense and it has conducted a challenge for robots in Miami, Florida - Google's Schaft robot won the two-day challenge. There were a total of...
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Breaking News: Astronomers Discover Exoplanet With Longest Known Year
   
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 12:58:27 -0700 | technology-news

Astronomers have discovered an exoplanet with the longest known year. Kepler-421b completes a full orbit of its parent star every 704 Earth days. "Finding Kepler-421b was a stroke of luck," says David Kipping of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA)...
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Breaking News: Dazzling amber fossil captures ancient flower in the sexual act
   
Posted by: Nina Rai

Corvallis :: OR :: USA | updated 2014-06-02 11:58:48 -0700 | odd-news

Whoever said archaeology is only hard work and not sexy? A newly discovered 100-million-year-old amber fossil shows just how ancient flowers got down to the business of mating. A cluster of 18 tiny flowers encased in an amber fossil, including...
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Breaking News: We're less than a year away from visiting Pluto
   
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 13:38:54 -0700 | technology-news

We’re less than a year away from meeting Pluto, the former planetary member of our Solar System—now downgraded to a “Dwarf Planet,” but it’s still has its full planetary status in the hearts of many. According to NASA, the New...
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Breaking News: Microsoft CEO Excites With New Version of Windows
   
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 13:34:45 -0700 | technology-news

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella spoke to shareholders yesterday in the company’s fourth quarter earnings call. The biggest news for software junkies is that the company announced they are bringing together Windows for desktops, tablets, smartphones and game consoles. "This means...
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Breaking News: Facebook has more than 1300 million active users
   
Posted by: rsa76

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 11:35:45 -0700 | technology-news

According to a statement from Facebook 1320 million users check their accounts on the social network at least once a month. The company reports that in the last three months the social network audience has increased by 40 million users,...
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Source: International Business Times

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 09:15:34 -0700 | technology-news

American Horror Story fans are well aware that each season means a completely different story line. However two AHS worlds might be crossing paths in Season 4, Freak Show. A fan of the hit FX mini-series reportedly posted a leaked...
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Source: Fox News

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 13:18:49 -0700 | technology-news

Some 70 million years ago, three tyrannosaurs stalked together across a mud flat in Canada, possibly searching for prey. The new insight comes from several parallel tyrannosaur tracks unearthed in Canada. The dinosaur tracks provide stronger evidence for a controversial...
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Source: Guardian Unlimited

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 09:52:30 -0700 | technology-news

Sigourney Weaver is reprising her role as Ellen Ripley in the forthcoming game, Alien: Isolation an experience that she found moving. (AP Photo/Sega) Photograph: AP They say don't meet your heroes and usually they're right. Work on a film magazine...
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Source: Entrepreneur

Irvine :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 12:42:17 -0700 | technology-news

The Rule of 5 for Bloggers First, it's important to understand what it takes to be a top-notch blogger...Bloggers who spend more time writing content are more likely to value quality content, as opposed to how much content they produce....
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Source: Bidness etc.

St Louis :: MO :: USA | updated 2014-07-24 12:35:39 -0700 | technology-news

International Business Machines Corp. ( IBM ), to develop products with a corporate focus. In an interview with the Financial Times today, BlackBerry CEO John Chen said: I am working on some [partnerships], and maybe we will collaborate with others....
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