The Rosetta spacecraft was launched in 2004 and arrived at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on August 6, 2014, becoming the first probe to rendezvous with a comet. On November 12, Rosetta dropped its Philae lander to the comet’s surface — another first. But Philae bounced and didn’t grab onto the comet in its designated landing spot. After three days, the lander’s battery died and it went into hibernation. It woke up and briefly communicated with Rosetta in June and July 2015 as the comet came closer to the sun. Mission scientists weren’t sure exactly where the probe had ended up. Until now.

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Solar eclipse 2017: what it is, when it's happening and why it's important

On August 21, 2017, the United States will have something happen to it that hasn’t happened since Jimmy Carter was President, Sony introduced the Walkman and M*A*S*H was still on TV.The U.S. will go dark.

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Rite Aid to begin taking Apple Pay, other wireless payments on Aug. 15

Pharmacy chain Rite Aid on Tuesday annnounced that starting August 15, all of its U.S. stores will begin offering Apple Pay and other wireless payment options, marking a turnaround for a company that last year intentionally blocked Apple’s mobile payment system.

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Rumor: Intel prepping next-gen Skylake chips for August debut, may curtail Broadwell sales

Chip giant Intel is reportedly targeting August of this year for the initial rollout of its next-generation Skylake microarchitecture, a timeline that likely means Apple’s high-end Macs will skip the oft-delayed Broadwell line.



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TweetDeck for Mac gets catch-up update, Facebook debuts Riff video app for iPhone

Twitter today released its first major TweetDeck for Mac update since August, bringing support for features like Teams and group messages, while Facebook launched Riff, an app for shooting and sharing collaborative videos.



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August iPhone-connected lock unveils new remote access add-on, private API

Owners of the Yves Behar-designed August Smart Lock now have the option to control the device from their iPhone even when they’re out of the house thanks to the new August Connect accessory announced by the company at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show.



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Yves Behar's iPhone-controlled August Smart Lock arrives in Apple Stores

The August Smart Lock, created by famed designer Yves B?har, is now available at retail through a partnership with Apple, which is selling the HomeKit-connected device at all of its locations across the U.S.



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Wikileaks’ Julian Assange turns up on stage in Nantucket – as a hologram

When Wikileaks founder Julian Assange said back in August that he was planning to leave the Ecuadorean Embassy “soon,” perhaps he was simply referring to a holographic version of himself. 

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iPhone-controlled August Smart Lock finally starts shipping to preorder customers

After nearly a year’s wait, Yves Behar-designed August Smart Locks finally started shipping out to preorder customers on Tuesday and the company plans to have supply ready for a wider launch by October.



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Shares of Apple, Inc. near ex-dividend as it gears up to distribute $2.9 billion to shareholders

On August 14, Apple will pay shareholders of record a quarterly dividend of $0.47 per share, but investors will need to have purchased the company’s stock by the market’s close next Monday, August 11 in order to qualify.



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VIA’s new Isaiah x86/ARM hybrid CPU outperforms Intel in benchmarks – but will it ever come to market?

Silicon wafer
VIA is working on a new CPU design with an unveil planned for late August — could this core be a combined ARM-x86 hybrid?

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