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Earth’s Radiation Belt Sounds like Whale Song

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The radio frequencies of Earth’s radiation belt have uncanny resemblance to a sort of whale/bird song remix. Check out this video to learn more about NASA’s efforts to explore the belts and listen to the Earth’s song. … Go To Full Article

Facebook Reads Your Messages And Likes Things For You?

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Facebook is checking your private messages and liking things you talk about for you? Say what? The scanning, which is either an oversight on Facebook's part of a deliberate effort—we're waiting to hear back from FB—increases the Like count for… Go To Full Article

Microsoft Acquires PhoneFactor

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Microsoft Corp. and PhoneFactor Inc. today announced that Microsoft has acquired PhoneFactor, a recognized leader in multifactor authentication (MFA) solutions. "The acquisition of PhoneFactor will help Microsoft bring effective and easy-to-use multifactor authentication to our cloud services… Go To Full Article

Inno3D GeForce GTX 650 Ti Pictured

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Here are some of the first pictures a partner-branded GeForce GTX 650 Ti, made by Inno3D. A member of the ChipHell.com community got early access to a card, and was quick to put it under the lens. Pictured below, Inno3D's… Go To Full Article

Toyota Makes The Backseat Invisible

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This idea is pretty neat, I just wonder how well it will work with people sitting in the back seat? Imagine parallel parking into a space and knowing exactly how far your bumper is from the vehicle behind you. It's… Go To Full Article

BFI to digitize 10,000 British films as part of Film Forever investment plan

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The British Film Institute plans to digitize and provide easier access to 10,000 British flicks as part of a new £500 million (approximately $800 million) "Film Forever" initiative. In addition to driving growth in the UK industry by investing in… Go To Full Article

Sharkoon Announces Vertical Docking Station for SATA Hard Drives

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Sharkoon presents two external hard drive docking stations for the USB3.0 interface, in which unobstructed SATA hard drives can be quickly and without effort connected to a computer or notebook. The two Sharkoon Vertical Docking USB3.0 stations, with a choice… Go To Full Article

ASRock Z77 OC Formula review: designed by Nick Shih

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ASRock has a new high-end Socket 1155 motherboard specially aimed at overclockers, and the extra features reflect this. Professional overclocker Nick Shih assisted with the design of the ASRock Z77 OC Formula board, and also added a number of custom… Go To Full Article

Bloodhound SuperSonic Car test-fires its engines, roasts the lab wall

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The land-speed record has been in British hands since 1983, but it's never been the motherland's habit to rest on its laurels. Yesterday, in a bomb-proof shelter in Cornwall, the team behind the Bloodhound SSC test-fired its rocket system for… Go To Full Article

Linaro 12.09 goes live with Android Jelly Bean support



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Linaro is a not-for-profit (NFP) engineering organization tasked with consolidating and optimizing open source for ARM architecture, such as the Linux kernel, power management, graphics and multimedia interfaces. 
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