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A Supercharged Sensor That Could Soon Make Homes Scary-Smart
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University researchers create a simple device that plugs into an electrical outlet and connects everything in the room. The post A Supercharged Sensor That Could Soon Make Homes Scary-Smart appeared first on WIRED.

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Going Where the Money Isn't: Wi-Fi for South African …
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With all the parties enrolled, there still needs to be some technology. It should come as no surprise that setting up access points in townships poses some unique challenges: Physical security, long-haul connectivity and power …

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BlackBerry Rolls Out OS 10.2.1 Update For Z10, Q10, And Q5
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After being out of action for a while, BlackBerry has started its year by rolling out software update for its BB10 OS. The new 10.2.1 software includes many add-ons and interface refinements that BlackBerry fans have been waiting for. The update will enable FM radio on BlackBerry Z30, BlackBerry Q10, and BlackBerry Q5. Some of […]

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Good News! Humans No Longer Caused Climate Change, According to the State of Wisconsin
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Image via Getty In late December, Wisconsin’s Department of Natural Resources removed language which asserted that humans are responsible for climate change from its website. The government site now reads, “As it has done throughout the centuries, the earth is going through a change. The reasons for this change at this particular time in the earth’s […]

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CNET giveaway: TomTom Spark multisport GPS watch     – CNET
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Get started on your New Year’s resolution with the help of this multisport GPS watch with built-in music storage and an optical heart-rate sensor. The promotion ends January 15, 2017.

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See Neil deGrasse Tyson eat hot wings while talking science     – CNET
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The popular astrophysicist discusses science in “The Simpsons” and dissects geeky rap lyrics while testing his hot sauce tolerance.

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ALIEN LIFE drenched in HOT FLUID on Jupiter’s Ganymede – is that so?
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Hubble riddle: What’s lurking inside mega-moon’s hidden ocean? The Hubble space telescope is usually eyeing up far away galaxies, but a novel technique has allowed it to peer inside the largest moon in our Solar System – and find signs of water.…

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A New Answers App Aims to Succeed Where Quora Failed
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Yahoo Answers. Quora. JustAnswer.com. Over the years, countless sites have offered to answer all your random questions with help from “experts” across the net. They’re called expert networks, and in some cases, they can be kinda helpful. But these myriad services have never lived up to their billing. The quality of the counsel on these […]

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Forget Global Warming And Climate Change, Call It 'Climate Disruption'
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People have been learned to cope with change by thinking it's not all bad, but climate change is all bad, according to a climate scientist at Argonne National Laboratory who says it's time to replace the term climate change, itself a replacement for …

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