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Facebook scoops up link-sharing service Branch and sister service Potluck

Facebook scoops up link-sharing service Branch and sister service Potluck

| January 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Social reticulated king Facebook has agreed to acquisition link-sharing service Branch and sister work Potluck. Ironically enough, Branch CEO Josh Miller announced the acquisition via Facebook post earlier today but stopped petulant of disclosing a purchase price. The startup was accomplished to raise $2 million early without ceasing from a number of investors including SV [...]

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Global Temperature for November Was Hottest on Record

Global Temperature for November Was Hottest on Record

| January 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Yenisei River vexations all of Siberia from south to north to enter the Kara Sea. The part has seen record-high temperatures this year. Photograph through . /Ilya Naymushin CVI/AA/Reuters Last month was the warmest November steady record, according to a report released this week from the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). “It’s the pristine [...]

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Google X latest project is focussing on high tech contact lenses

Google X latest project is focussing on high tech contact lenses

| January 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the bygone time a number of companies, including Microsoft, gain started research and development on distinguished tech contact lenses that have in the way that far led to nowhere. However, a little while ago Google is throwing their hat into the ring with a brand new project, and already it is turning some heads. [...]

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Chrome 32 arrives with noisy tab indicators, Chrome OS-like Metro UI

Chrome 32 arrives with noisy tab indicators, Chrome OS-like Metro UI

| January 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Google announced Tuesday the free of Chrome 32 for Windows, Linux and Mac. It's common of the biggest updates to the browser in late times. Apart from security fixes, and immovability and performance updates, the new translation brings along many new and helpful features including tab indicators for strong and video, a new look notwithstanding [...]

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Astronomers Discover Triple System of Two White Dwarfs and Neutron Star

Astronomers Discover Triple System of Two White Dwarfs and Neutron Star

| January 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Millisecond pulsar, left foreground, is orbited by a hot white dwarf star, center, both of which are orbited by any other, more-distant and cooler white dwarf, highest rank right. Credit: Bill Saxton; NRAO/AUI/NSFSource featured

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Blackphone privacy smartphone will be unveiled at MWC 2014

Blackphone privacy smartphone will be unveiled at MWC 2014

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

As retirement concerns continue to circle in everyone’s minds, and the NSA and kin scandals dominate headlines, the new Blackphone smartphone is hitting the emporium. The Blackphone, brainchild of Silent Circle and Geeksphone, decree put privacy first. The phone, which will be revealed in Barcelona for the time of the Mobile World Conference on February [...]

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Marvel removes digital download availability for its games

Marvel removes digital download availability for its games

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A slew of Marvel-based titles wish been yanked from digital storefronts, including Steam, Xbox Live, and the Playstation Network. This word come on the heels of a modern Marvel “New Years sale” that was freckled on Facebook. Titles like Deadpool, Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, X-Men: Destiny, and a mass of other super-human releases saw large price [...]

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Schoolchildren and Musicians Boycott SeaWorld in “Blackfish” Flap

Schoolchildren and Musicians Boycott SeaWorld in “Blackfish” Flap

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two orcas achieve at a whale show at SeaWorld in San Diego, California. Photograph by SeaWorld San Diego, AP This has been a unrefined week for SeaWorld. The aquatic parks partnership is facing a rising backlash and controversy over the recent documentary film Blackfish, a censorious look at SeaWorld’s treatment of its animals. This week, [...]

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FCC loses landmark anti-discrimination net neutrality case

FCC loses landmark anti-discrimination net neutrality case

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

After years of going back and from retirement, the FCC has officially lost its landmark suit for net neutrality. The federal court has struck from a high to a low position rules that restricted companies from giving preferential commerce access to certain sources in interchange for higher payments. Opening the passage for businesses like Verizon, [...]

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Researchers Create World’s Fastest Organic Transistor

Researchers Create World’s Fastest Organic Transistor

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Transparent transistors on this postage-stamp size glass esteem speed characteristics rivaling some forms of silicon transistors. The device used a new process to journey this world record-setting organic transistor, paving the manner for a new generation of indifferent, transparent electronic devices. (Jinsong Huang and Yongbo Yuan, University of Nebraska-Lincoln)Source featured

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