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IF IT'S NEWS, IT'S HERE!
Never Again Miss A News
I created this website for those who love news, enjoy news and love to stay ahead. Alex Katiraie
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Sleeping Sickness Can Now be Cured with Pills
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:00:00 GMT
From https:
Researchers are seeking approval from regulators for this quicker, easier treatment

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


FDA Approves Second CAR-T Treatment for Cancer
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:15:00 GMT
From https:
The pricey therapy is designed for adults with advanced lymphoma

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


How Ether Transformed Surgery from a Race against the Clock
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:00:00 GMT
From https:
Before anesthesia, surgeons battled patient agony during each procedure. But another foe awaited them next: postoperative infection

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Why Are Scientists So Bad at Recycling?
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:00:00 GMT
From https:
Laboratories have unique obstacles toward achieving zero waste, but incentives could help

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Engulfed in Opioid Deaths, Ohio Turns to Science
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:45:00 GMT
From https:
State attempts to accelerate high-tech solutions after treatment and law enforcement fail to stem overdose fatalities

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


The shape of work to come
Date: 0
From feeds.nature
Three ways that the digital revolution is reshaping workforces around the world.

Boeing invests in autonomous flight tech provider
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:09:21 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Boeing Co said on Thursday it invested in Near Earth Autonomy, a Pittsburgh-based firm that develops technologies enabling autonomous flight based on drone and other technologies.


35 firefighters tackle an enormous Tesla Model S fire
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:08:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The crash occurred on an Austrian motorway near Landeck, when the 19-year-old driver crashed into a concrete barrier at the side of the road.


'Pyramids' spotted at the bottom of the Atlantic ocean
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:08:24 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Believers argue that the strange shapes are proof of inhabitance of the regions surrounding The Bahamas by an ancient race of people, similar to the Aztec culture of South America.


A step towards creating rice that is 50% more productive
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:02:59 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers from Oxford University have taken an important step in a long-term project aimed at improving photosynthesis in rice.


Brain-training game could help people understand speech
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:01:41 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The brain-training audio game helped people mentally filter out noise, according to research by Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Harvard Medical School (stock image).


For APS760 anyone can track your location
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:56:07 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Research led by the University of Washington found that it costs just APS760 ($1,000) for people, including burglars, to purchase online ads which can be used to track your location.


'Anemic' iPhone 8 demand drags Apple lower
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:47:23 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
CEO of Canada's largest mobile network Rogers Communication said appetite for the latest iPhone had been 'anemic', adding to a series of hints of poor sales of the first of Apple's two new phones.


Lower-income kids spend more time watching TV
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:42:24 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Less-affluent youngsters spend nearly three-and-a-half hours daily watching TV and using gadgets, compared to two hours for those in more affluent homes, Common Sense Media found.


Stretchable artificial skin will allow robots to feel
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:49:00 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Engineers from the University of Washington and UCLA created a flexible skin that mimics the way a human finger experiences tension and compression to give robots a sense of touch.


Bus-sized asteroid will come past Earth tonight
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:15:14 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Asteroid 2017 TD6 will fly 119,000 miles from Earth at 19:53 BST (14:53 EST) today a but , experts predict there is no threat of it hitting our planet.


UK team cure lame horses with gene therapy
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:49:46 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
An international team led by experts at the University of Nottingham gave injured horses DNA injections and within two to three weeks the animals were able to walk and trot.


Uranus will be closest to Earth tomorrow and visible
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:36:11 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The ice giant planet will reach opposition on Thursday, bringing it to the closest point in its orbit to Earth. NASA says it will be visible in the night sky, and may be bright enough to see with the naked eye.


Manipulative people with psychopathic traits earn less
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:13:49 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers from the University of Denver revealed that hedge fund managers with psychopathic traits made less profitable investments than peers.


Japan's Selene lunar orbiter uncovers a moon cave
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:03:35 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Scientists at Japan's Jaxa space agency have used data taken from the Selene lunar orbiter to confirm the existence of a 31 mile (50 km) long and 330 foot (100 metre) wide cavern on the surface of the moon.


Dogs may use different facial expressions to communicate
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:02:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers from the University of Portsmouth tested 24 dogs of different breeds by presenting them with four different situations, recording their facial responses for analysis.


Storm Ophelia unearths ancient human skeleton in Ireland
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:58:18 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Storm Ophelia lashed at the coast around Kilmore Quay in Wexford, Ireland, on Tuesday afternoon, eventually revealing what appears to be an Iron Age burial site.


Scientists pinpoint jealousy in the monogamous mindA
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:36:11 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Research led by the University of California found when male titi monkeys felt jealous they had heightened activity in the area of the brain associated with social pain (stock image).


Facebook rolls out alternative timeline 'Explore Feed'
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:59:41 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The Explore Feed is now globally available and lets users discover stories beyond the friends and pages they already follow. To see it, visit the 'see more' section on Facebook's desktop site.


Evidence that Planet Nine does exist piles up
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:46:38 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The research, from experts at the University of Michigan, follows claims from Nasa last week thatA imagining Planet Nine does not exist generates more problems than it solves.


Can you spot the critters hidden in these images?
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:03:31 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The incredible photos in Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Madagascar, were taken by professional photographer Paul Bertner, 33 from Kelowna, Canada.


Stonehenge buildersA' diet habits revealed at exhibition
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:51:27 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Prehistoric people at Stonehenge in Wiltshire had lavish midwinter feasts where they dined on hog roasts and beef stew, according to finds displayed in the Feast! Food at Stonehenge exhibition.


Hackers 'able to remotely control electronic butt plugs'
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:40:11 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Security expert Giovanni Mellini said he was able to hack into the Lovense manufactured Hush butt plug using his laptop and change the vibrate setting.


World's largest earthquake drill in California today
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:20:18 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The drill will happen at 10:19 PST (18:19 BST/13:19 EST), during which time 20 million people a 10.2 million of which will be in California a will practice what to do if a quake strikes.


Older Samsung phones 'better' than new iPhone 8
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:11:47 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Consumer Reports, the New York-based ratings and review non-profit, ranked the Galaxy S8 andA Galaxy S8 Plus, unveiled back in March, as the top two devices in terms of performance.


Jan Moir looks back at innovations over the last 60 years
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:06:37 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
JAN MOIR takes a look at some of the items which have revolutionised the way we live our lives, from the dishwasher and automatic washing machine, to the smart phone and satnav.


New screen at Piccadilly Circus couldA track people
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:13:45 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The vast screen - which is around the size of four tennis courts - features facial and car recognition technology to target people with hidden cameras. It will be installed in London this month.


Fears as insect numbers plunge up to 80% in just 30 years
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:59:37 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers in Germany have documented a steep decline in flying insects at dozens of nature reserves. It is thought the decline could be caused byA agricultural pesticides.


Is world's oldest tortoise on St Helena gay?
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:53:58 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Jonathan (pictured) and Frederica have enjoyed regular mating sessions since 1991, but it's only recently that vets discovered the elderly's creature's sweetheart is actually male as well.


Australian jumping spiders mate once in their lifetime
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:34:18 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Experts from Macquarie University in Sydney say the strategy protects sperm stored in special organs by females after their first mating, which the spiders incubate for the rest of their whole.


Netflix bingers finishing whole new seasons on release day
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:31:52 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Australians are in the top 10 leading 'binge racers' in the world as people find it harder and harder to stop watching their favourite new television shows.


NASA reveals gigantic killer cloud of icy cyanide on Titan
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 01:21:22 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Cassini's latest discovery has revealed a toxic hybrid ice in a wispy cloud high above the south pole of Saturn's largest moon Giant cloud isA at an altitude of about 100 to 130 miles.


Google Maps now lets you go to space
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:46:38 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The search giant has been working with NASA to include data from the Cassini mission, along with data from other missions.


Illinois University study says mass killings are random
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:42:04 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
In the study, researchers from the University of Illinois analysed data on mass killing events a or those in which four or more people were killed a between January 1, 2006 and October 4, 2006.


Nasa astronaut shows off fidget spinner in micro-gravity
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:39:57 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik took to Twitter to share footage of his hilarious recent experiments with a fidget spinner aboard the International Space Station.


NAU study says dinosaur dung 'fertilized the planet'
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:30:36 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A Northern Arizona University study suggests that the dung of large dinosaurs contributed to the spread of fertility across the planet, effectively mixing nutrients.


Torture of the Templars: New book on the famous knights
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:21:18 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
In a co-ordinated dawn action on Friday, October 13, 1307, the king's men raided every religious house belonging to the unsuspecting Templars from Normandy to Toulouse.


Alarm over decline in flying insects
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:07:58 GMT
From bbc.co
Flying insects have declined by more than 75% in 30 years in German nature reserves, alarming ecologists.

A brief history of the Earth's CO2
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:15:09 GMT
From bbc.co
Prof Joanna Haigh from Imperial College London explains why this gas has played a crucial role in shaping the Earth's climate.

Blue Bottle chain boss counts the beans as NestlA(c) wakes up and smells the coffee
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
WHAT do Silicon Valley's tech engineers, Brooklyn's hipsters and Los Angeles movie producers have in common? They're all hooked on an Irishman's coffee. Bryan Meehan's Blue Bottle Coffee chain has taken over large parts of San Francisco, New York and LA. It's also making solid progress into Tokyo. And it's about to set its sights on China and South Korea.

Apple Watch 3 ticks all the boxes and is definitely fit for purpose - but just be wary of jumping in at the deep end
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
IS IT time to consider Apple's Watch Series 3? If so, a reminder that Irish customers are limited to the GPS-only version as the 'LTE' variant - the feature most discussed around its launch - is not available in the Irish market. (And no, you can't buy one abroad and try to get it to work here).

SIRO announces a a!25m contract with Huawei
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:46:59 +0100
From independent.ie
SIRO, the open-access broadband provider that delivers Irelandas first 100pc fibre-optic broadband network to 50 towns, has signed a a!25m contract with Chinese multi-national Huawei.

Why rich Asian clans are pouring money into tech startups
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
In Hong Kong, 35-year-old Matthew Tai has been shifting part of his family's fortune, built by his father and uncles in real estate, into a string of digital startups.

Dublin payments firm debuts group transfers
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Dublin-based 'social payments' company Circle has launched a new service that lets groups send and receive money across multiple users for free.

Code to nowhere: Why I'm writing newsletters instead of software
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
This is the third instalment of my weekly column. I'm writing about doing a B2B startup in Ireland and the catch is I have to do it in real-time, preventing me from sugar-coating my decisions.

Customers warned over costly scam mobile calls
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
Tens of thousands of scam mobile phone calls are sweeping across the country in an "unprecedented" surge, according to Ireland's operators.

Companies face cyber security double whammy in Brexit and GDPR
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 02:30:00 +0100
From independent.ie
COMPANIES processing and storing EU residents' personal data face two major challenges in the coming years. The first is the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into effect in May 2018. The other is Brexit.

Why We Need Negative Emissions TechnologyaBut It’s No Silver Bullet
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:44:46 +0000
From https:
If greenhouse gases are such a problem, canat we just suck the carbon dioxide back out of the atmosphere? Itas a perfectly reasonable question and an important area of technological research to pursue. The technique is referred to as negative emissions technology. As emissions remain high, experts are starting to accept that weall need to [...]


Is USB-C Chasing an Unachievable Goal?
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:45:58 +0000
From https:
USB-C-Feature

USB-C sells a dream of uniting every cable standard and protocol over a single cable, but so far the fairy tale hasn't stood up to cold reality.

The post Is USB-C Chasing an Unachievable Goal? appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Mysterious Molecules Detected On Saturn During Cassini’s Grand Finale Dive
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:04:18 +0000
From https:
cassinifinale

Scientists from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory announced Cassini's detection of some wild and unexpected particles in Saturn's atmosphere.

The post Mysterious Molecules Detected On Saturn During Cassini's Grand Finale Dive appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Two Giant Robots Enter a Steel Mill for a 3-Round Slugfest. Which One Leaves?
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:58:12 +0000
From https:
GiantRobotFight1

Giant robots. Paintball cannons. 600-pound punching arms. What's not to love?

The post Two Giant Robots Enter a Steel Mill for a 3-Round Slugfest. Which One Leaves? appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Microsoft: ARM-Based Windows Laptops Will Have Amazing Battery Life
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:04:38 +0000
From https:
Qualcomm Windows 10

Microsoft is crowing that its upcoming ARM laptops will offer multi-day battery life. And while they well may do that, there's reason to withhold judgment until we know how they compare with existing x86 products.

The post Microsoft: ARM-Based Windows Laptops Will Have Amazing Battery Life appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Boeing invests in autonomous flight tech provider Near Earth Autonomy
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:12:47 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Thursday it invested in Near Earth Autonomy, a Pittsburgh-based firm that develops technologies enabling autonomous flight such as drones.


'Anemic' iPhone 8 demand drags Apple lower
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:38:09 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Signs of poor demand for the iPhone 8 fueled more market questions over Apple Inc's double 2017 iPhone release strategy, sending its shares down as much as 2.6 percent on Thursday.


Amazon offered billions in tax breaks for second U.S. headquarters
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:09:35 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. cities are offering Amazon.com Inc at least as much as $7 billion in tax breaks ahead of a Thursday deadline as they compete to house its second headquarters.


Samsung, Omnitracs expand tablet offering for U.S. truck fleets
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:05:10 -0400
From feeds.reuters
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and U.S. truck fleet services company Omnitracs said on Thursday they are rolling out a tablet-software package to help smaller carriers comply with a looming federal regulation to log driver hours electronically.


Facebook general counsel to testify before Congress on Nov. 1
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:30:31 -0400
From feeds.reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's general counsel will testify on Nov. 1 before a U.S. House of Representatives panel investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, the company said on Thursday.


Toshiba probed by Japan securities watchdog over results filing: source
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:23:47 -0400
From feeds.reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's securities watchdog is investigating Toshiba Corp's accounting in its latest earnings statement to see if it properly handled losses incurred by its U.S. nuclear unit, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.


Alphabet leads Lyft's latest $1 billion funding
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:58:46 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Uber rival Lyft said on Thursday Capital G, the growth investment fund of Google parent company Alphabet Inc , led a $1 billion round of financing, boosting the valuation of the ride-hailing service to $11 billion.


Boeing invests in autonomous flight tech provider Near Earth Autonomy
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:12:47 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Thursday it invested in Near Earth Autonomy, a Pittsburgh-based firm that develops technologies enabling autonomous flight such as drones.


Ryanair, Google and eDreams reach settlement over advertisements
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:10:42 -0400
From feeds.reuters
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ryanair reached a settlement with Google and online travel agent eDreams to end legal proceedings in the Irish High Court over what it said were misleading advertisements for Ryanair flights, the airline said on Thursday.


Just relax, Europe's tech leader SAP tells investors, fourth quarter will be dynamite
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:37:14 -0400
From feeds.reuters
FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - SAP , Europe's most valuable technology stock, predicted a "dynamite" fourth quarter for its cloud computing business, helping its shares erase losses after third-quarter results fell short of market expectations.


TSMC sees on-quarter revenue growth at 10 pct ahead of iPhone X launch
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:22:42 -0400
From feeds.reuters
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC) said demand from mobile device makers is likely to push October-December revenue growth to 10 percent from three months prior, in a quarter when client Apple Inc begins sales of its iPhone X.


Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 strikes off southern Japan: USGS
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:19:39 -0400
From feeds.reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck off southern Japan on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey said.


China's Chongqing Changan to stop selling combustion-engine cars from 2025
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:11:38 -0400
From feeds.reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Chongqing Changan Automobile on Thursday said it would stop selling combustion-engine cars, starting 2025, and invest more than 100 billion yuan ($15.10 billion) by that time to advance its "new energy strategy".


Trump 'committed' to U.S. renewable fuels: Iowa governor
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:35:23 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(This story corrects ninth paragraph to say that refiners want exported ethanol to qualify for renewable credits, not exported fuel blended with ethanol.)


South Africa commits to shale gas despite adverse court ruling
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:16:22 -0400
From feeds.reuters
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa's mineral resources minister said on Thursday the government remains committed to shale gas exploration despite a court order revoking fracking regulations that pushes back plans to award the first exploration licenses by 2019.


'Save the dung beetle!' Global science chief says biodiversity vital
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:58:53 -0400
From feeds.reuters
OSLO (Reuters) - Governments should extend the protection of nature far beyond iconic creatures such as tigers and elephants to species including worms and beetles that are vital to human prosperity, the chair of a global scientific project said on Thursday.


EU agrees measure to safeguard carbon market from Brexit
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:52:15 -0400
From feeds.reuters
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU lawmakers and member states have agreed ways to safeguard the carbon market if Britain leaves the emissions trading scheme as a result of Brexit.


These Spooky PokA(c)mon Are Headed to PokA(c)mon Go for Halloween
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:07:49 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Spooky PokA(c)mon like Banette and Sableye are coming to the game


aEinstein of the Oceana Who Helped Surfers Catch the Perfect Waves Turns 100
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:13:00 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Munk is called the agreatest living oceanographera and aEinstein of the ocean"


Researchers see 'horrific decline' in insect numbers
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:00:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
If it seems like there are fewer squished bugs on your windshield after long journeys than in years past, you're not imagining things: Researchers say there appears to have been a steep and extremely worrying decline in insect populations in recent decades.


Ancient sea creature looked like a wine glass, died alone
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:45:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
A solitary fossil unearthed in Utah's Antimony Canyon reveals a long-extinct marine creature previously unknown to science.


400 mysterious ancient stone structures discovered in Saudi Arabia
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:45:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Almost 400 mysterious stone structures dating back thousands of years have been discovered in Saudi Arabia, with a few of these wall-like formations draping across old lava domes, archaeologists report.


Something is floating around Saturn and NASA isn't sure what it is
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:15:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
NASA Cassini spacecraft performed its final, fateful dive into Saturn several weeks ago, destroying itself in the planet's atmosphere and ending an incredible mission that spanned nearly two full decades.


Caves discovered on the Moon raise hope for human colonization
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:07:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Space luminaries such as Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos have talked about building bases on the Moon to let humans live, work and play on the lunar surface. A new discovery, however, may bring that dream to reality sooner than realized.


Volcanoes helped topple ancient Egyptian empire, study finds
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:00:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Sun-choking debris cast off by volcanoes more than 2,000 years ago starved headwaters feeding the Nile river and hastened the downfall of ancient Egyptas last kingdom, researchers claim.


How high-tech mapping could help save the Great Barrier Reef
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:12:50 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
New and old technologies reveal what's killing Australia's great marine wonder


Dangers posed by Alaska's rapidly thawing permafrost
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:06:06 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Side effects include the rapid release of greenhouse gases and homes buckling into uneven ground


Is there still time to save the Great Barrier Reef?
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:11:19 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
We're killing one of the world's most spectacular natural wonders a but it's not too late to change


Japan is building the fastest supercomputer in the world
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Japan is building the world's fastest supercomputer, which it hopes will make the country the new global hub for artificial intelligence research.


Zero gravity, fully cute: New Japanese drone in space
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency has released the first set of images and videos taken by its debut zero-gravity camera drone or "Int-Ball," the cute orb of a drone, will optimize communication between crew in space and on Earth.


Hilarious Thor Ragnarok will rock your world - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:04:28 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Marvel hammers the humour and action of "Guardians of the Galaxy" with this brilliantly-tuned blockbuster.


New 'The Punisher' trailer delivers blood and a release date - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:26:50 +0000
From feedproxy.google
At last, The Punisher is coming to collect on a set release date as a new trailer shines a light on his dark military past.


McCain Honest Ads Act looks to regulate online political ads - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:33:45 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The proposal would requires more transparency in political advertising on digital platforms.


Yale door locks' parent company to buy August Home - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:26:28 +0000
From feedproxy.google
ASSA ABLOY, parent company of Yale locks, is acquiring August Home, the companies announced Thursday.


Nintendo Switch update adds video capture, data transfer - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:35:31 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Video clips can now be shared, and your system data can be moved to another Switch... but there's a catch.


Get a 1-year SelectTV subscription for $14.99 - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:23:56 +0000
From feedproxy.google
A Cheapskate exclusive! This cord-cutter's friend -- normally $36 -- aggregates a wealth of streaming TV, movies and more. Plus: a $29 all-in-one!


Freshen up your car with Elon's Musk - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:04:53 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Make your ride smell of success, or at least of Tesla car leather, with an Elon Musk air freshener. No really.


Nissan teases mystery SUV concept for Tokyo Motor Show - Roadshow
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:00:02 +0000
From feedproxy.google
"Intelligent Mobility" concept is likely powered by electricity and packed with some level of self-driving tech.


A new Airbus in the Sky - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:21:58 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Set to enter service next year, the Airbus A330neo boasts new engines, a quieter passenger cabin and redesigned wings.


Where are the Verizon video freebies? - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:49:50 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Moves by rivals AT&T and T-Mobile raise the question of whether Verizon needs to offer a video perk, even as customers flock back to its unlimited plan.


Intel wants to be inside your Alexa devices - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:22:27 +0000
From feedproxy.google
With a vision for improving the smart home, and a new Alexa developer's kit, Intel has a plan to grow its profile in the smart home.


Clarion Builds Acura NSX heads to Barrett-Jackson for charity - Roadshow
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:14:08 +0000
From feedproxy.google
All auction proceeds will benefit the American Red Cross.


Google's adorable Doodle stars Nobel-winning astrophysicist - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:44:13 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar won the Nobel Prize in 1983 for his theory on the evolution of stars.


Mapping the Great Barrier Reef with cameras, drones and NASA tech - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:12:50 +0000
From feedproxy.google
New and old technologies reveal what's killing Australia's great marine wonder.


Creator of The Matrix code reveals its mysterious origins - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:57:45 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The production designer of the "Matrix" films and "The Lego Ninjago Movie," which is out now, takes CNET down a rabbit hole of Zack Snyder, Harry Potter, Star Wars and Lego.


The 49 best iPhone games - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:30:18 +0000
From feedproxy.google
If you're all about the iPhone, these are some of the best games you can play.


iPhone 8 Plus vs. Pixel 2: Which does better video? - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:00:26 +0000
From feedproxy.google
These two phones go head-to-head in a video camera comparison.


CNET Book Club, Episode 2: 'Walkaway' by Cory Doctorow - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:07:17 +0000
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In our new podcast about tech-related books, we talk to the author of a novel that explores what happens when people just walk away from everything.


China's president applauded 1B times on silly clapping game - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:03:17 +0000
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The game was rolled out by Chinese tech giant, Tencent, as the Chinese government gathered for its 19th Party Congress yesterday.


New UE Blast and Megablast speakers jump on Alexa train - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:01:16 +0000
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Ultimate Ears' first Wi-Fi speakers are the latest to include Amazon's Alexa voice-powered assistant.


Pixel 2 XL: What's up with that screen? - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 02:14:35 +0000
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Some people are complaining about the Pixel 2 XL's screen. But the issue isn't as straightforward as it sounds.


Actor Jared Leto relishes role as tech-savvy investor - CNET
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 01:43:47 +0000
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The actor credits the now-defunct Napster music-sharing network with spurring his interest in tech.


Nissan teases mystery SUV concept for Tokyo Motor Show - Roadshow
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:00:02 +0000
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"Intelligent Mobility" concept is likely powered by electricity and packed with some level of self-driving tech.


Clarion Builds Acura NSX heads to Barrett-Jackson for charity - Roadshow
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 13:14:08 +0000
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All auction proceeds will benefit the American Red Cross.


Polestar 1 will be expensive, probably won't be subscription-only - Roadshow
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:37:18 +0000
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The first offering from Volvo Cars' new Polestar division will likely be offered for sale after all, and it'll probably cost over $150,000.


2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid review - Roadshow
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:46:42 +0000
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Toyota gives the new generation Camry Hybrid a power bump and greater average fuel economy, at 45 mpg, but it's most noteworthy improvement is how it looks.