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Women's pay remark trails Microsoft chief to the cloud

Women's pay remark trails Microsoft chief to the cloud

by Piggy since 5 hours in Science via phys.org

Even as Microsoft ramped up Internet "cloud" offerings for businesses, its chief continued to be dogged by a comment that women should not ask for...

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Review: Apple Pay in action

Review: Apple Pay in action

by Piggy since 5 hours in Science via phys.org

If there ever comes a day I can ditch my wallet and use my phone to pay for everything, I'll look back to my first purchase through Apple Pay: a...

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3 Weeks of Isolation and Worry End for 43 People Declared Free of Ebola

3 Weeks of Isolation and Worry End for 43 People Declared Free of Ebola

by daily insanity since 9 hours in Science via nytimes.com

The fiancée of Thomas Eric Duncan, who died of Ebola, was among the people watched for signs of the disease because they had contact with him...

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Japan court orders Facebook to reveal revenge porn IP addresses

Japan court orders Facebook to reveal revenge porn IP addresses

by Piggy since 3 hours in Science via phys.org

A Tokyo court has ordered Facebook to disclose the IP addresses used by fake accounts that were posting revenge porn, a lawyer said Tuesday, in...

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Samsung seeks boost from redesigned Note

Samsung seeks boost from redesigned Note

by Piggy since 6 hours in Science via phys.org

The latest version of Samsung's popular big-screen Galaxy Note has gone on sale at a crucial time for the South Korean company as it suffers a...

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Morning Call: Severe gales - Cooler with showers, Oct 21 - 05:44

Morning Call: Severe gales - Cooler with showers, Oct 21 - 05:44

by weatheronline since 8 hours in Science via co.uk

Severe gales, cooler with sunny spells and heavy showers Good morning, Welcome to the remains of ex-Hurricane Gonzalo! It is windy wherever you...

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Skin icons can tap into promise of smartwatch

Skin icons can tap into promise of smartwatch

by Piggy since 3 hours in Science via phys.org

You have heard it before: smartwatches are cool wearables but critics remind us of the fact that their small size makes many actions cumbersome...

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Chewing too much hassle? Japan's got just the thing

Chewing too much hassle? Japan's got just the thing

by Piggy since 4 hours in Science via phys.org

Are you worried that you're just not chewing enough to keep your mind and body in tip-top condition? Then never fear: Japan has invented something...

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Hoverboard? Still in the Future

Hoverboard? Still in the Future

by daily insanity since 3 hours in Science via nytimes.com

For the last 25 years, inventors like garage tinkerers, physics professors and engineers have been trying to make a hovering skateboard.

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NASA's HS3 mission continues with flights over Hurricane Gonzalo

NASA's HS3 mission continues with flights over Hurricane Gonzalo

by Piggy since 13 hours in Science via phys.org

Tropical Storm Gonzalo strengthened into a hurricane on Oct. 14 when it was near Puerto Rico and provided a natural laboratory for the next phase...

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Measuring on ice: Researchers create 'smart' ice skating blade

Measuring on ice: Researchers create 'smart' ice skating blade

by Piggy since 13 hours in Science via phys.org

An ice skating blade that informs figure skaters of the stresses they are imposing on their joints has been developed by a group of researchers in...

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Fossils Rewrite History of Sex

Fossils Rewrite History of Sex

by FlyingHight since 20 hours in Science via scientificamerican.com

Evidence of bony organs in ancient, fish suggests that they copulated even though many of their descendants stopped doing so-- Read more on...

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Secrets of dinosaur ecology found in fragile amber

Secrets of dinosaur ecology found in fragile amber

by Piggy since 20 hours in Science via phys.org

Ryan McKellar's research sounds like it was plucked from Jurassic Park: he studies pieces of amber found buried with dinosaur skeletons. But...

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Predatory Fish Have Declined by Two Thirds in the Last Century

Predatory Fish Have Declined by Two Thirds in the Last Century

by FlyingHight since 18 hours in Science via scientificamerican.com

First-of-its-kind analysis of hundreds of food web models shows that the decrease has mostly taken place since the 1970s-- Read more on...

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Digital native fallacy: Teachers still know better when it comes to using t

Digital native fallacy: Teachers still know better when it comes to using t

by Piggy since 21 hours in Science via phys.org

Members of today's younger Net Generation aren't more tech savvy than their teachers just because they were born into a world full of computers....

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Human or Hobbit?

Human or Hobbit?

by FlyingHight since 21 hours in Science via scientificamerican.com

The arguments over an ancient skeleton just won’t die -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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Lizard Stowaways Revise Principle of Ecology

Lizard Stowaways Revise Principle of Ecology

by FlyingHight since 22 hours in Science via scientificamerican.com

The movement of lizards around the Caribbean is forcing an accounting for human activity in even the most basic ecological models-- Read more on...

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Sony Tests a Ball That Hovers

Sony Tests a Ball That Hovers

by FlyingHight since 19 hours in Science via scientificamerican.com

Physics-flouting design could change sports dynamics-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

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An android opera: Japan's Shibuya plots new era of robot music

An android opera: Japan's Shibuya plots new era of robot music

by Piggy since 20 hours in Science via phys.org

Life and death, surveillance and privacy, humans and robots: Keiichiro Shibuya likes to unsettle and push boundaries in music.

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After Election 2014: BIOMEDICAL FUNDING

After Election 2014: BIOMEDICAL FUNDING

by knowledge since 18 hours in Science via sciencemag.org

A plan to exempt NIH from budget caps could also have a big downside for researchers trying to close "innovation deficit"

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