Beekeeper's surprise find may help our plastic problem

Many scientific discoveries can be attributed to a happy accident—the discovery of penicillin thanks to moldy petri dishes, for instance.

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Scientists discover atmosphere around distant Earth-like planet

Astronomers have detected an atmosphere around the super Earth-like planet GJ 1132b, a discovery which could help pave the way to finding life outside our solar system.

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Google celebrates exoplanets discovery with charming Doodle

Google is celebrating the discovery of seven new exoplanets in a charming Doodle on the search giant’s homepage.

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Google takes down man's blog, erasing 14 years of work

Artist Dennis Cooper made a horrifying discovery June 27: His 14-year-old blog—the sole home of his experimental writing, research, photographs, and more—was gone, Art Forum reports.

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Apple to deprecate QuickTime for Windows after discovery of two flaws

Article Image Software security firm Trend Micro on Thursday announced the discovery of two new flaws in QuickTime for Windows, adding that Apple has plans to deprecate support for the software.

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This week on AI: March special event, Supreme Court rejects e-books appeal, ransomware strikes Mac, encryption debate & more

Article Image This week got off to an inauspicious start with the discovery of a Mac ransomware threat, followed by a Supreme Court snubbing of Apple’s appeal of its $450 million e-books antitrust case. But the biggest news was Apple’s confirmation of a special event on March 21, expected to feature a next-gen 4-inch iPhone model, revamped 9.7-inch iPad and more.

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Apple correcting Siri "abortion" search issue uncovered in 2011

Article Image More than four years after the discovery of a purported Siri flaw that led users searching for abortion clinics to adoption agencies and fertility clinics, it seems Apple and its data providers are slowly working to correct the issue.

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The Windows 10 Store has a serious app discovery issue, and its developers aren’t pleased

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Windows 10 has a significant problem with app searching and discovery, and it’s driven one longtime developer to call for boycotting the Windows Store until Microsoft fixes the problem.

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Apple blocks older Adobe Flash plug-in versions on OS X

Article Image Following the discovery — and subsequent fix — of yet another critical Adobe Flash vulnerability last week, Apple activated its Web plug-in blocking capability for OS X Safari to protect Mac users from what Adobe describes as “limited, targeted attacks.”

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3rd-party ad APIs from China illegally collected data from hundreds of App Store titles

Article Image Apple has removed numerous apps from the App Store following the discovery that a third-party advertising SDK — developed by Chinese firm Youmi — was using private APIs to record user information in violation of official App Store guidelines.

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Apple addresses XARA vulnerabilities, says fixes on the way

Apple on Friday commented on the discovery of so-called cross-app resource access (XARA) exploits, saying it rolled out a server-side security update earlier this week and is currently working with researchers on additional fixes.



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Comcast Blasts TWC Merger Foes


Comcast has lashed out at critics of its $45.2 billion bid for TWC, accusing Discovery Communications of making “extortionate demands.” Netflix also drew Comcast’s ire. The proposed merger is in the public interest, Comcast maintained. “It is not extortion to demand that Comcast provide its own customers the broadband speeds they’ve paid for so they can enjoy Netflix,” said Netflix spokesperson Cliff Edwards. “It is extortion when Comcast fails to provide its own customers the broadband speed they’ve paid for unless Netflix also pays a ransom.”

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Shazam gets in-app music streaming with Rdio integration

Music and television show discovery app Shazam on Monday rolled out an update that integrates Internet radio service Rdio, offering in-app track streaming to users of both products.



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