Meet the combat crop duster, armed and armored to join the fight

Crop dusters regularly fly the skies above America’s heartland, but this combat crop duster is unlike anything Americans have ever seen.

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Historic US military rifles in pictures

From the Browning Automatic Rifle to the M16 and the new upgraded M4A1, America’s combat rifles have undergone a dramatic transformation over the last 100 years.

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Apple sneaks into several Super Bowl 50 commercials

Article Image Apple didn’t buy airtime during America’s National Football League 2016 Super Bowl, but some of its products did turn up playing a cameo role in a variety of commercials.

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Study finds which US states have the 'fastest talkers'

Research by mobile advertising analytics company Marchex has ranked America’s “fastest talkers” and the results may surprise you.

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US Army eyes ‘Star Wars’-style hoverbikes for tactical reconnaissance

“Star Wars”-style hoverbikes could become part of America’s high-tech arsenal, as the U.S. Army Research Laboratory looks to harness the unusual technology for military use.

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Discover cards coming to Apple Pay this fall

The last of America’s four major credit card networks is set to join Apple Pay, as Discover announced Monday that it has struck a deal with Apple to allow its cardmembers access to the iOS-based mobile payments service.



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Apple now allowing marijuana-themed App Store downloads in 23 US states where drug is legal

America’s stance on marijuana is changing, and so too are Apple’s App Store policies, as the iPhone maker has begun giving the greenlight to cannabis-related apps, provided they are accessed from a state where the drug has been legalized.



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New rules requiring U.S. carriers to unlock out-of-contract phones now in effect

America’s top wireless providers can no longer refuse to unlock devices for customers who have paid financing plans in full or completed their contract term under a new set of industry rules — agreed to over one year ago — which go into effect today.



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Tech Execs Issue Dire Warnings on Impact of NSA Surveillance


The NSA’s wide-ranging surveillance of people’s communications worldwide is hitting America’s high-tech industry hard, said panelists on Wednesday at a roundtable held by Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden in Palo Alto, California. Wyden set the tone from the start: “This is going to cost America jobs.” Several foreign governments are planning to build domestic Internets, and Brazil is concerned about storing data abroad, he added. U.S.-based cloud service providers could lose up to one-fifth of their foreign market share, Wyden said.

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Verizon will not throttle unlimited 4G LTE data users, to double data plans in promotion

In a statement released on Wednesday, America’s largest cellular provider Verizon said it will not be throttling 4G LTE data speeds for users grandfathered in to unlimited data plans, while at the same time announcing a buffed data plan promotion.



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