Month: April 2018

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Zipline’s faster new drones buzz over California

Zipline’s faster new drones buzz over California The startup shows off a faster second-generation system for delivering blood, vaccines and other medical supplies. The startup shows off a faster second-generation system for delivering blood, vaccines and other medical supplies. Written by at All CNET Video Podcasts (HD) Permanent Link: http://dw.cbsi.com/redir/18n0302_ZiplineR_1387542_2696.mp4?destUrl=https://cnetmedia-a.akamaihd.net/21923/mpx/2018/04/02/1200774211817/18n0302_ZiplineR_1387542_2696.mp4 Author: Powered by WPeMatico

Intel’s new Core i9 chips could make laptops feel like desktops – CNET

Intel’s new Core i9 chips could make laptops feel like desktops – CNET Six cores. 12 threads. Up to 4.8GHz when chilled. That’s possible in a laptop now. Six cores. 12 threads. Up to 4.8GHz when chilled. That’s possible in a laptop now. Written by Sean Hollister at CNET News Permanent Link: https://www.cnet.com/news/intel-8th-gen-core-i9-i7-hexacore-optane/#ftag=CAD590a51e Author: Sean…
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Why 2001: A Space Odyssey’s mystery endures, 50 years on – CNET

Why 2001: A Space Odyssey’s mystery endures, 50 years on – CNET The author of a new behind-the-scenes look at the sci-fi classic talks about his friendship with Arthur C. Clarke, and why the film still fires imaginations today. The author of a new behind-the-scenes look at the sci-fi classic talks about his friendship with…
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Google Doodle celebrates English inventor John Harrison – CNET

Google Doodle celebrates English inventor John Harrison – CNET The British clockmaker invented the first marine chronometer, crucial to navigation and safer voyages at sea. The British clockmaker invented the first marine chronometer, crucial to navigation and safer voyages at sea. Written by Jennifer Bisset at CNET News Permanent Link: https://www.cnet.com/news/google-doodle-celebrates-english-inventor-john-harrison/#ftag=CAD590a51e Author: Jennifer Bisset Powered…
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Grindr dating app to stop sharing HIV status with third parties – CNET

Grindr dating app to stop sharing HIV status with third parties – CNET The sensitive information was included with other profile data and sent to app optimization companies. The sensitive information was included with other profile data and sent to app optimization companies. Written by Mike Sorrentino at CNET News Permanent Link: https://www.cnet.com/news/grindr-dating-app-to-stop-sharing-hiv-status-with-third-parties/#ftag=CAD590a51e Author: Mike…
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Zipline’s second-gen drones speed its medical delivery business – CNET

Zipline’s second-gen drones speed its medical delivery business – CNET New drones fly faster and farther delivering blood in Rwanda and could come to the US. Also, see Zipline’s system to snatch returning drones from the sky. New drones fly faster and farther delivering blood in Rwanda and could come to the US. Also, see…
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How to download your Facebook data

How to download your Facebook data Before you quit Facebook, download your data and take a look at everything the company has been tracking. Before you quit Facebook, download your data and take a look at everything the company has been tracking. Written by at All CNET Video Podcasts (HD) Permanent Link: http://dw.cbsi.com/redir/ht_DownloadFacebookData_1387529_2696.mp4?destUrl=https://cnetmedia-a.akamaihd.net/21923/mpx/2018/04/02/1200767555673/ht_DownloadFacebookData_1387529_2696.mp4 Author: Powered…
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SpaceX, Elon Musk launch Falcon 9 loaded with weird science for NASA to ISS

SpaceX, Elon Musk launch Falcon 9 loaded with weird science for NASA to ISS A rocket carrying a Dragon capsule for NASA launched Monday to bring supplies, experiments and even a new printer to the space station. A rocket carrying a Dragon capsule for NASA launched Monday to bring supplies, experiments and even a new…
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Skydio R1 review: a mesmerizing, super-expensive self-flying drone

Skydio R1 review: a mesmerizing, super-expensive self-flying drone The idea of a robot methodically hunting you down isn’t the most pleasant of concepts. A metal-bodied being zooming after you at up to 25 miles per hour with multiple eyes fixed on your location seems… out of your best interest. The Skydio R1 drone seems friendly…
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Bats Are Migrating Earlier, and It Could Wreak Havoc on Farming

Bats Are Migrating Earlier, and It Could Wreak Havoc on Farming Climate change may be partially to blame for the creatures’ shifting schedules — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Climate change may be partially to blame for the creatures’ shifting schedules — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com Written by Inga Vesper at Scientific American News Permanent Link:…
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