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Seven Projects Which Have NASA’s Support of Funds

NASA funds low-cost probes and other futuristic space tech

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Cost-efficient probes, an extraterrestrial submarine and spacecraft powered by electric sails, are 3 among the seven different projects moving on to second phase of NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts program (NIAC). All the entries have only just begun development, since the ...

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About 4.2 Billion People Worldwide Still Have No Internet Access

Mobile broadband is seen as the savior, but barriers such as a lack of network coverage and content in local languages have to be overcome. / Flickr

About 4.2 Billion People Worldwide Still Have No Internet Access. The number of people using the Internet is growing at a steady rate, but 4.2 billion out of 7.4 billion will still be offline by the end of 2015. Overall, ...

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Basis Peak: A Fascinating Alternative To The Apple Watch

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For all of the media spectacle surrounding last week’s first deliveries of the Apple Watch, the fact remains that Cupertino’s smartwatch will affect relatively few people, particularly in the short term. With Apple Watch starting at a pricey $350 and ...

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Apple Inc. Bans 3rd Party Device Accessory Leakers

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Apple Inc. apparently demands its third-party accessory makers sign agreements to make sure they won’t dig up information on new Apple devices or face losing out on “future business opportunities” with Apple, according to reports. Unnamed sources confirmed the agreements ...

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Google Is Making A Big Change To It’s Search Results

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Mobile-friendly websites will now get a big boost. Google has let the world in on a recent change to its carefully protected search algorithm. Starting Tuesday, the company is boosting the ranking for mobile-friendly websites and demoting those pages that ...

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How to Re-Live Every Embarrassing Google Search You’ve Ever Made

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There’s a way to download a history of every Google search you ever made while logged into your Google account. It’s eye-opening to see what deeply personal secrets or insights into your life you give Google every time you make ...

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All Medical Researchers Get Free Use Of Apple Open-Source ResearchKit

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Apple announced the official release of ResearchKit, its platform for connecting medical researchers with iPhone users. Previously, the platform had only been available to select medical institutions. “We are delighted and encouraged by the response to ResearchKit from the medical ...

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Barbie Is The First Female Google Image Search Result For ‘CEO’?

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The first female result in a Google Image search for “CEO” is Barbie and is hidden at least 10 rows down, a recent study from The University of Washington pointed out.  In fact, it’s not even the real Barbie. The ...

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The Apple Watch Sold Out In Under 6 Hours

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All Apple Watch models in the US are now at minimum 4 – 6 week shipping estimates in less than six hours. Whether due to high demand or low supply, all models of Apple Watch have now almost entirely sold out with many slipping ...

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