Explosive Underwater Volcanoes May Have Triggered ‘Snowball Earth’ Event – I4U News

January 19, 2016 by  
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Explosive Underwater Volcanoes May Have Triggered 'Snowball Earth' Event
I4U News
Extensive underwater volcanism during ridge spreading led to rapid alteration of volcanic deposits and major changes in ocean chemistry. Credit: Gary Hincks. Earth's surface was covered in ice around 720 years ago. Explosive underwater volcanos had a …
Explosive Underwater Volcanoes Were A Major Feature Of 'Snowball Earth'Science 2.0
'Snowball Earth': Underwater Volcanoes Significant Feature Of Time Period Headlines & Global News
Explosive underwater volcanoes helped thaw out 'Snowball Earth'NH Voice
Astrobiology News (press release) –Xinhua
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I Finally Tried Virtual Reality and It Brought Me to Tears – TIME

January 9, 2016 by  
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I Finally Tried Virtual Reality and It Brought Me to Tears
TIME
The light poured directly into my eyes. It flashed, strobed, pulsated, faded, and changed color, desperately begging for my attention. Meanwhile, my ears flooded with a radio dial full of sound: an ad for a steakhouse, music by Rihanna, comedy shows, …
I am not ready for Virtual RealityCNET
Here's What Your Computer Needs To Run Virtual Reality Games Flawlessly Tech Times
Bits | My Virtual Life at Tech's Big Consumer Electronics ShowNew York Times (blog)
PC Magazine –ABC News –Motley Fool
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’46 years’ Facebook glitch is a New Year’s gift from Unix – Engadget

January 1, 2016 by  
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'46 years' Facebook glitch is a New Year's gift from Unix
Engadget
Don't worry, you're not living out a 13 Going on 30 scenario — you're only "celebrating" 46 years of Facebook friendship with someone right now because of a glitch. A Unix-based glitch, that is. (That said, sorry to burst your bubble if you woke up
Facebook marks 46 years of friendsPress Herald
The Nerdy Explanation for Facebook's '46 Years Ago' GlitchGizmodo
Facebook glitch incorrectly congratulates people on 46-year friendshipsNew York Daily News
Northern Californian –Bloomberg –Appeal-Democrat –Twitter
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FBI said to probe breach of Juniper Networks VPN software – USA TODAY

December 20, 2015 by  
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FBI said to probe breach of Juniper Networks VPN software
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO—U.S. officials are investigating a recent breach of Juniper Networks software over concerns the "backdoor entry" allowed a foreign government to tap into communications of the U.S. government, news reports said. On Thursday, Sunnyvale …
US reviews possible 'back door' in Juniper Networks codeVentureBeat
First on CNN: Newly discovered hack has US fearing foreign infiltrationCNN
FBI Probes Network Hack Affecting Govt CommunicationNewsmax
Light Reading –Echo Examiner
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Yahoo scraps spinoff plan for Alibaba – Los Angeles Times

December 10, 2015 by  
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Yahoo scraps spinoff plan for Alibaba
Los Angeles Times
In this Jan. 7, 2014, file photo, Yahoo President and CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. In this Jan. 7, 2014, file photo, Yahoo President and CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the International …
Yahoo scraps original Alibaba spinoff plan; shares riseSacramento Bee
Yahoo going back to the drawing board with Alibaba spinoffHouston Chronicle
Yahoo to Keep Alibaba Stake but Spin Off Core BusinessesNew York Times
The North Star National –TheStreet.com –CNBC –Yahoo UK & Ireland Finance
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The VTech data breach shows kids are just as vulnerable to hacking – Mashable

December 1, 2015 by  
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The VTech data breach shows kids are just as vulnerable to hacking
Mashable
Toy maker VTech on Friday admitted that 5 million of its customer accounts — including at least 200,000 accounts related to children — had been breached. The admission came the massive hack was first reported by Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai of …
UPDATE 4-US states probe VTech hack, experts warn of more attacksReuters
Hackers Breach Popular VTech Site To Access 5 Million Customer Emails, Child CBS Local
Data breach at toy maker VTech leaked photos of children, parentsComputerworld
STLtoday.com –Sydney Morning Herald –TechCrunch –Motherboard
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TAG Heuer’s Connected smartwatch looks like an actual watch – Engadget

November 10, 2015 by  
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TAG Heuer's Connected smartwatch looks like an actual watch
Engadget
TAG Heuer unveiled its first smartwatch called Connected at an event today. The 155-year-old luxury watch company turned to its classic Carrera for inspiration. But for the innards of the watch, it tapped into Google for its Android Wear software and
UPDATE 1-Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer teams up with big tech for smartwatchReuters
TAG Heuer Presents the "TAG Heuer Connected" WatchMarketWatch
Hands on with TAG Heuer's $1500 Connected Android Wear smartwatchMashable
Forbes –Android Headlines – Android News –Android Community
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A Look At Who’s Down From Google – TechCrunch

November 1, 2015 by  
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A Look At Who's Down From Google
TechCrunch
No longer content to just being the ubiquitous source of information of all kinds for the typical college student, Google is now trying to be the platform that friends use to plan their next hangout. As 9To5Google reported earlier today, the company
Android “slower” than iPhone to develop for (because reasons)Computerworld
Google's New App Asks: Who's Down?PC Magazine
iPhone Success Driven By Angry Android UsersForbes
iTunes – Apple
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Researchers Say They’ve Recreated Part of a Rat Brain Digitally – New York Times

October 11, 2015 by  
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Researchers Say They've Recreated Part of a Rat Brain Digitally
New York Times
Building on years of research, 82 researchers from institutions around the world reported Thursday that they had built a reconstruction of a section of a rat brain in a computer. The research was partly supported by the Human Brain Project, a more than
Scientists Recreate Part of Rat's Brain on ComputerHaaretz
Supercomputer Simulates Rat Brain FragmentScientific American
First results of 10-year digital brain projectNew Vision
swissinfo.ch –Engadget –Blue Brain Project, EPFL, CH – EPFL
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Microsoft, Google bury the hatchet with global patent deal – PCWorld

October 1, 2015 by  
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Microsoft, Google bury the hatchet with global patent deal
PCWorld
Microsoft has been pursuing a more collaborative approach under CEO Satya Nadella, working with longtime rivals like Salesforce, VMware and Apple. There hasn't been much love between Microsoft and Google, though, but an announcement Wednesday …
Google, Microsoft settle long-running patent feudCNET
?Google and Microsoft make patent peaceZDNet
Google and Microsoft end their years-long patent warEngadget
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