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Getting wind of a problem: Giving antibiotics to cattle causes greenhouse gases released by COW PATS to double

Getting wind of a problem: Giving antibiotics to cattle causes greenhouse gases released by COW PATS to double

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Antibiotics are used to help tackle infections in both humans and animals, but their overuse has led to growing fears of bacteria becoming resistant to the drugs. Yet is also seems the use of antibiotics is also having a negative impact on the environment too. Researchers have discovered an unexpected side-effect of the use of [...]

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NASA Jet Propulsion Labs New Chief Has Big Plans for Space Robots

NASA Jet Propulsion Labs New Chief Has Big Plans for Space Robots

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

xNG Images / Alamy Stock PhotoJet Propulsion Laboratory is kind of a misleading name. NASA ‘s southern Californian center doesn’t really make rockets or jets or anything propulsive these days. Nope, JPL builds robots that explore the solar system: Curiosity , Voyager, Galileo, GRACE. On July 1, the center’s legacy becomes the responsibility of Michael Watkins. [...]

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NASA Jet Propulsion Labs New Chief Has Big Plans for Space Robots

NASA Jet Propulsion Labs New Chief Has Big Plans for Space Robots

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

xNG Images / Alamy Stock PhotoJet Propulsion Laboratory is kind of a misleading name. NASA ‘s southern Californian center doesn’t really make rockets or jets or anything propulsive these days. Nope, JPL builds robots that explore the solar system: Curiosity , Voyager, Galileo, GRACE. On July 1, the center’s legacy becomes the responsibility of Michael Watkins. [...]

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NASA Jet Propulsion Labs New Chief Has Big Plans for Space Robots

NASA Jet Propulsion Labs New Chief Has Big Plans for Space Robots

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

xNG Images / Alamy Stock PhotoJet Propulsion Laboratory is kind of a misleading name. NASA ‘s southern Californian center doesn’t really make rockets or jets or anything propulsive these days. Nope, JPL builds robots that explore the solar system: Curiosity , Voyager, Galileo, GRACE. On July 1, the center’s legacy becomes the responsibility of Michael Watkins. [...]

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Facebook builds virtual reality team in London

Facebook builds virtual reality team in London

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Facebook has hired a team of virtual reality experts in London, creating the first European base for its burgeoning Oculus division as Mark Zuckerberg aims to be at the forefront of the new technology. Oculus, which Facebook bought for $2bn (£1.4bn) in 2014 , has substantially expanded its UK team of engineers and developer relations [...]

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Ex Tor Developer helped FBI by creating malware to unmask anonymous Tor users

Ex Tor Developer helped FBI by creating malware to unmask anonymous Tor users

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

0 1 0 21 Former Tor Project developer is making a living creating malware for FBI to unmask users of the anonymity software A former Tor Project developer is making apparently making a living by creating malware for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that allows agents to unmask users of Tor anonymity software. The [...]

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Ex Tor Developer helped FBI by creating malware to unmask anonymous Tor users

Ex Tor Developer helped FBI by creating malware to unmask anonymous Tor users

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

0 1 0 21 Former Tor Project developer is making a living creating malware for FBI to unmask users of the anonymity software A former Tor Project developer is making apparently making a living by creating malware for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that allows agents to unmask users of Tor anonymity software. The [...]

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Meteorite hunt in Rangeley attracts expert from Ariz.

Meteorite hunt in Rangeley attracts expert from Ariz.

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Robert Ward hunts for meteorites in Rangeley (Photo: Hill, Amanda) CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST RANGELEY, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Since a fireball was caught on camera last Tuesday morning, some people have descended upon the Rangeley area hoping to find a piece of the meteorite, and cash in on a reward being offered by [...]

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Android Wear 2.0 is a major overhaul of Googles smartwatch OS

Android Wear 2.0 is a major overhaul of Googles smartwatch OS

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Enlarge / Android Wear 2.0 promises major improvements for Google smartwatches. GoogleMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Google has provided three major updates to Android Wear since it came to market two years ago—every time the version of Android that Wear is built on top of is updated, Google also adds Wear-specific features. Android 5.0 , 5.1 , and [...]

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Huawei подает в суд на компанию Samsung Electronics, обвиняя ее в нарушении патентов

Huawei подает в суд на компанию Samsung Electronics, обвиняя ее в нарушении патентов

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Êîìïàíèÿ Huawei Technologies ïîäàëà â ÑØÀ è Êèòàå èñêè ïðîòèâ êîìïàíèè Samsung Electronics, îáâèíÿÿ åå â íàðóøåíèè ïàòåíòîâ, êîòîðûå êàñàþòñÿ ñìàðòôîíîâ. Ýòî ïåðâûé ñëó÷àé, êîãäà Huawei îáðàòèëàñü â ñóä ñ îáâèíåíèÿìè â àäðåñ êðóïíåéøåãî ìèðîâîãî ïðîèçâîäèòåëÿ ñìàðòôîíîâ.  Huawei ðàññ÷èòûâàþò íà êîìïåíñàöèþ óùåðáà, ïðè÷èíåííîãî â ðåçóëüòàòå èñïîëüçîâàíèÿ áåç ëèöåíçèðîâàíèÿ çàïàòåíòîâàííûõ òåõíîëîãèé â îáëàñòè ñåòåé 4G, [...]

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