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HIDDEN ocean on Saturnian moon Enceladus may hold soup of SPACE LIFE
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It’s a big ‘un, and it may be home to living critters Pics  Analysis of the gravity field of Saturn’s moon Enceladus, conducted by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, all but confirms that an ocean of water the size of Lake Superior lies underneath its shell of ice.…

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Motorola Launches New Mods For Moto Z Smartphones
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The launch of Moto Z smartphones along with Moto Mods this year brought in quite a good amount of attention to the Lenovo owned company, Motorola. While the company has until now launched a couple of mods, such as, Incipio offGRID Power Pack, JBL Soundboost, InstaShare Projector, and Hasselblad True Zoom, recently Moto Z users […]

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Gawker Pulls Post as New Media Enters Midlife Crisis Mode
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Gawker pulled a controversial post as the media company navigates a maturing Internet culture that demands higher standards and accountability. The post Gawker Pulls Post as New Media Enters Midlife Crisis Mode appeared first on WIRED.

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“LPs have a license now to ask questions that are uncomfortable”
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 On Wednesday night, at the Autodesk Gallery in San Francisco, this editor sat down with Michael Kim of Cendana Capital and Elizabeth “Beezer” Clarkson of Sapphire Ventures. I’d invited these fund of fund managers to a small industry event as they’re two of very few limited partners — meaning people who give VCs money to […]

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Nestle Finds A Way To Reduce Sugar In Chocolates Without Affecting The Taste
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Scientists at Nestle research has found a way to lower sugar content in chocolates without affecting the taste. The team of scientists found a way to structure sugar differently using the natural ingredients. Nestle has released the microscopic image that compared the current sugar crystals as opposed to Nestle’s breakthrough. Nestle’s Chief Technology Officer, Stefan […]

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Google made its own earbuds because it killed the headphone jack
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Google followed Apple's "courageous" move to eliminate the 3.5mm headphone jack on the Pixel 2, and like the handset itself, Google designed a pair of headphones to (hopefully) best show off Assistant's capabilities. Like real-time translation so you…

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Founders Fund backs Home61, a real estate platform for the middle class
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 Most real estate agents are commission-based and incentivized to focus on the big sales. That results in inefficiencies for lower class home buyers, who may have to wait longer to view properties and receive less guidance on paperwork. A Miami-based startup called Home61 has been working on a solution for this category of buyers and […]

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Secret Service Allowed To Use Warrantless Cellphone Tracking
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mi writes: A mere belief in there being a threat against the President or any other protected person is now sufficient for the U.S. Secret Service to use cell-site simulators (commonly known as “stingrays”). In certain “exceptional circumstances,” the stingeays can be used without a judge-signed warrant and even without probable cause. When asked whether […]

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See inventor's crazy real-life Assassin's Creed Syndicate gauntlets
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British maker Colin Furze gets his hands dirty (literally) and builds a pair of Assassin’s Creed gauntlets that include a deadly hidden blade and a functioning grappling-hook launcher.

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