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South Korea plans to launch 5G Internet Network by 2020

South Korea plans to launch 5G Internet Network by 2020

South Korea, well known with regard to being at the top of technological violent departure from established precedent, has invested $1.6 trillion won ($1.5 billion USD) to bring into being the first widely accessible 5G internet services. The despatch of the service would be such high that a full movie of extreme quality could be [...]

Civil liberties group releases report, deems NSA data gathering illegal

Civil liberties group releases report, deems NSA data gathering illegal

An unrestricted report by an executive review enter has found that the actions of the NSA are unlawful and should be stopped. The narrative, released by the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB), didn’t virtuous look at the basic actions of the NSA, mete at the Patriot Act and the sort of it justifies [...]

Highlights from the Q&A session with Edward Snowden

Highlights from the Q&A session with Edward Snowden

Earlier today a live Q&A session was held with activist and whistleblower Edward Snowden through . FreeSnowden. While the entire transcript is a fascinating comprehend, there were some interesting highlights. Edward Snowden talked in all parts of the threat made on his life, Obama, US public security apparatus and even presented his views forward spying [...]

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Check out these Prey power combos, including the good ol GLOO-and-levitate

Check out these Prey power combos, including the good ol GLOO-and-levitate

Prey is one of those games that’s all about choice, and not just the kind you make from a list of dialogue options. It takes place in a space station is full of aliens, robots, and high-tech, repurposed gear, and how you use those things to deal with each other is up to you. The [...]

Cyber-Thieves Using Persistent Bot to Steal Gift Card Balances

Cyber-Thieves Using Persistent Bot to Steal Gift Card Balances

eWeek Cyber-Thieves Using Persistent Bot to Steal Gift Card Balances eWeek Today's topics include, an automated bot used to steal retail gift card balances, Google's allegations that Symantec has failed to properly validate issued certificates, Google's plan to remove SMS texting from Hangouts and Dell Boomi's acquisition of … …

Surface Pro 4 Hits Lowest Price Ever

Surface Pro 4 Hits Lowest Price Ever

Laptop Mag Surface Pro 4 Hits Lowest Price Ever Laptop Mag The Surface Pro 4 is no stranger to price cuts and it appears Redmond's beloved hybrid is back in the deal spotlight. Amazon is offering the entry level Surface Pro 4 for $673.98, which in addition to being $126 under retail and $26 under [...]

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New Approach May Enable Portable Atomic Clocks

New Approach May Enable Portable Atomic Clocks

A team of researchers from MIT and Draper Laboratory has developed a unused approach to atomic timekeeping that may make able more stable and accurate portable small clocks. What time is it? The respond, no matter what your initial relation may be — a wristwatch, a smartphone, or every alarm clock — will always trace [...]

Engineers Use Voltage to Control Magnetic Memory

Engineers Use Voltage to Control Magnetic Memory

This figure shows the principle behind using voltage to vary material properties. In this sandwich of materials, applying a voltage results in move of ions — electrically charged atoms — from the mean, functional layer of material into the target layer. This modifies some of the properties — magnetic, thermal, or optical — of the [...]

New Clues About Hidden the Interior of Uranus Revealed

New Clues About Hidden the Interior of Uranus Revealed

By enhancing set off by opposition and teasing out previously hidden advice in images taken by the Voyager-2 spacecraft, LPL scientist Erich Karkoschka discovered that Uranus’ southern hemisphere is anything but bland.Source featured advertising space on websites ppc

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Faraday Futures $1B EV Factory Is Still Just Flattened Dirt, Says …

Faraday Futures $1B EV Factory Is Still Just Flattened Dirt, Says …

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Greentech Media Faraday Future's $1B EV Factory Is Still Just Flattened Dirt, Says … Greentech Media Update: On March 27, Faraday Future announced it has scrapped plans to build a massive electric vehicle factory on Vallejo's Mare Island, which was slated to … Faraday Future Has Spent $160 Million Moving Dirt Around And Not … Jalopnik [...]

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LastPass bug could allow hackers to steal passwords and execute code

LastPass bug could allow hackers to steal passwords and execute code

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SC Magazine LastPass bug could allow hackers to steal passwords and execute code SC Magazine LastPass has had to patch a flaw in one of its browser extensions that could have enabled hackers to steal passwords from users after visiting a malicious website. LastPass is a popular password manager which stores encrypted passwords in private … [...]

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The Tinder Opera Creators Hope You Swipe Right On Online Opera

The Tinder Opera Creators Hope You Swipe Right On Online Opera

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NPR 'The Tinder Opera' Creators Hope You Swipe Right On Online Opera NPR Joiner composed the music for and sings the lead in “Connection Lost: The Tinder Opera,” an opera about a young man trying to connect through Tinder and failing. His character goes from scene to scene around New York, phone in front of [...]

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Antitrust move may let America Movil cut labor costs: union | Reuters

Antitrust move may let America Movil cut labor costs: union | Reuters

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Reuters Antitrust move may let America Movil cut labor costs: union | Reuters Reuters Antitrust measures announced last week that would split up Carlos Slim's America Movil and open its fixed line network to competition may help Mexico's … and more » …

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Apple iOS update creates instant storage space

Apple iOS update creates instant storage space

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CTV News Apple iOS update creates instant storage space CTV News The new update, dubbed iOS 10.3, comes with a variety of storage and security improvements, as well as new functionalities for Siri , Apple's voice-activated digital assistant. Siri can now … Computer program-savvy users hailed the new file system … Why You Should Download [...]

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Facebook Messenger will STOP working on some mobile phones this week – check to see if youre affected

Facebook Messenger will STOP working on some mobile phones this week – check to see if youre affected

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The Sun Facebook Messenger will STOP working on some mobile phones this week – check to see if you're affected The Sun THE FACEBOOK Messenger app is set to stop working on a number of older smartphones from as early as this week. While owners of recent iPhone and Android models need not panic, the [...]

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Operation Barbarossa: Unseen Second World War photographs by …

Operation Barbarossa: Unseen Second World War photographs by …

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Telegraph.co.uk Operation Barbarossa: Unseen Second World War photographs by … Telegraph.co.uk Photo albums belonging to Field Marshal Wolfram von Richthofen, cousin of the infamous First World War fighter pilot the Red Baron, are being put up for … Chilling pics show Hitler's troops devastating Soviet cities during … The Sun all 2 news articles » …

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SpaceX Benefits From Customer Help Devising Reusable Rockets

SpaceX Benefits From Customer Help Devising Reusable Rockets

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SpaceX Benefits From Customer Help Devising Reusable Rockets Wall Street Journal (subscription) Legacy satellite operators aiming to launch payloads on previously-flown hardware have been quietly providing engineering expertise—along with a sprinkling of economic reality—to assist younger rocket companies pursuing the same goal. SpaceX's  … …

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Lenovo, ThinkStation, SIG Sauer P320 – Google News

Lenovo, ThinkStation, SIG Sauer P320 – Google News

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Call of Duty 2017 Will Reportedly Return to World War II

Call of Duty 2017 Will Reportedly Return to World War II

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Den of Geek US Call of Duty 2017 Will Reportedly Return to World War II Den of Geek US In the last few days, there have been some rumors that this year's Call of Duty installment, which is being developed by Sledgehammer Games, will go back to the series' original setting: World War II . [...]

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Torment: Tides of Numenera review: The Planescape successor youve been waiting for

Torment: Tides of Numenera review: The Planescape successor youve been waiting for

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PCWorld Torment : Tides of Numenera review: The Planescape successor you've been waiting for PCWorld If only Torment : Tides of Numenera were twice as long. I don't say that about many games—particularly RPGs. Even some of the genre's best could afford to lose 10 to 15 hours of filler quests, cinch up the story's [...]

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How to decapitate annoying Chat Heads in Facebook Messenger

How to decapitate annoying Chat Heads in Facebook Messenger

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Mashable How to decapitate annoying 'Chat Heads' in Facebook Messenger Mashable Chat Heads were introduced several years ago on Facebook Messenger for Android. The feature uses profile pictures of the people you're talking to on Messenger as shortcuts for the chat—they pop up on your screen, regardless of what you're doing, and … …

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Galaxy Note 7: Samsung to resell and recycle defected handset

Galaxy Note 7: Samsung to resell and recycle defected handset

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The Week UK Galaxy Note 7: Samsung to resell and recycle defected handset The Week UK Samsung has blamed the batteries used in its axed Galaxy Note 7 for causing the smartphone to spontaneously catch fire. Revealing the reason for the first time today, the South Korean electronics company pinpointed design and manufacturing issues, with … [...]

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