Tragedy as famous daredevil climber plunges to death from well-known skyscraper

A daredevil climber was attempting to scale a 62-story skyscraper in China when he plunged to his death, according to media reports.

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Google tool for hate crimes questioned by conservative media

Google is attempting to help reporters find hate crime stories with machine learning – though it remains to be seen how impartial the effort is.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/25/google-tool-for-hate-crimes-questioned-by-conservative-media.html

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Apple will start building iPhones in India this spring

President Trump is still attempting to negotiate a deal that will bring iPhone manufacturing to the United States, but on Friday, Bloomberg reported that Apple would begin building smartphones in India by the end of April.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/03/apple-will-start-building-iphones-in-india-this-spring.html

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Hacker looks to sell 9.3 million alleged patient healthcare records on the dark web

A hacker is attempting to sell 9.3 million alleged patient healthcare records on the dark web, according to security experts, just days after 665,000 records reportedly went on sale.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/28/hacker-looks-to-sell-9-3-million-alleged-patient-healthcare-records-on-dark-web.html

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SoFIA later: Intel kills upcoming smartphone and tablet hardware

Intel's Medfield reference Android smartphone
After years of attempting to push into the market and billions of dollars invested in doing so, Intel is pulling out of tablets and smartphones. The company will align its efforts elsewhere and focus on different products.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/227523-intel-kills-upcoming-smartphone-and-tablet-hardware

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Apple releases updated iOS 9.3 to fix Activation Lock bug on older devices

Article Image Apple on Monday pushed out yet another new build of its iOS 9.3 mobile operating system, attempting to fix issues related to an Activation Lock bug that presented itself on older iPhones and iPads.

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Intel formally kills its tick-tock approach to processor development

Intel's D1X Fab
The tick-tock approach ensured Intel was never attempting to build a brand-new CPU architecture at the same time it ramped a new process node, and gave the company almost a decade of steady (if slowing) progress. That era is over.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/225353-intel-formally-kills-its-tick-tock-approach-to-processor-development

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Woman dumps rare Apple I worth $200,000 at recycling center

A Bay Area recycling center is attempting to track down an unidentified woman who dropped off a 1976-model Apple I in April, after the computer sold to a private collector for $200,000 this month.



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Interested in Tesla’s Powerwall battery for your home? Here’s what it takes to install

Tesla launched its home battery system in a blaze of publicity last month, attempting to change U.S. power usage. But what about the actual nuts and bolts of installing the Powerwall system?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/13/interested-in-teslas-powerwall-battery-for-your-home-heres-what-it-takes-to/

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Interested in Tesla’s Powerwall battery for your home? Here’s what it takes to install

Tesla launched its home battery system in a blaze of publicity last month, attempting to change U.S. power usage. But what about the actual nuts and bolts of installing the Powerwall system?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/13/interested-in-teslas-powerwall-battery-for-your-home-heres-what-it-takes-to/

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Uber Hustles to Buff Up Its Image


Uber is attempting to polish its image with a defense of its driver recruitment tactics following publication this week of accounts of sabotage, dirty tricks and generally ruthless behavior toward Lyft and other competitors in the ride-sharing space.
“We want to make sure everyone has access to Uber’s unmatched economic opportunity,” Uber’s “Craig” innocently said in a blog post responding to the reports. The post lays out Uber’s Operation Slog driver recruitment program, describing its activities as all in the spirit of Uber enthusiasm.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80968.html?rss=1

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Uber Hustles to Buff Up Its Image


Uber is attempting to polish its image with a defense of its driver recruitment tactics following publication this week of accounts of sabotage, dirty tricks and generally ruthless behavior toward Lyft and other competitors in the ride-sharing space.
“We want to make sure everyone has access to Uber’s unmatched economic opportunity,” Uber’s “Craig” innocently said in a blog post responding to the reports. The post lays out Uber’s Operation Slog driver recruitment program, describing its activities as all in the spirit of Uber enthusiasm.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80968.html?rss=1

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US government asserts unilateral right to access private data, even if it’s stored outside the US

Department of Justice, DOJ, seal cropped
The US government is attempting to pry data out of Microsoft regarding a foreign national by claiming that it has a unilateral right to access information because Microsoft is a US company. Will such tactics fly in the post-Snowden era?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/186302-us-government-asserts-unilateral-right-to-access-private-data-even-if-its-stored-outside-the-us

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Aereo claims cable company status, wants to restart operations

Attempting to reclassify the company as a cable operator, Aereo representatives are claiming that the Supreme Court ruling has given the company the right to pursue licensing related to rebroadcasting content. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/07/10/aereo-claims-cable-company-status-wants-to-restart-operations/

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Real-time language translation is coming soon to Skype

Attempting to put an end to language barriers within digital communication, Skype Translator is a new feature slated for late 2014 that will provide real-time language translation during a Skype voice chat.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/05/28/real-time-language-translation-is-coming-soon-to-skype/

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