US Navy to use Xbox controllers on highly sophisticated submarines

Virginia-class submarines, equipped with some of the U.S. Navy’s most highly advanced and sophisticated technology, will soon be using Xbox 360 controllers to operate the periscope.

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Sweden is testing defibrillator-equipped first responder drones

Researchers in Sweden are using a drone equipped with a defibrillator to increase survival rates after a cardiac arrest in rural areas.

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The Pentium G4560 with Hyper-Threading is a potent budget processor

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Intel’s new Hyper-Threading equipped Pentiums offer excellent performance for very little money. AMD’s Ryzen is coming soon, but if you’re an Intel-only enthusiast, these budget chips have a lot to offer — more than any of their predecessors did.

The post The Pentium G4560 with Hyper-Threading is a potent budget processor appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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Teenage whizzes invent a 'thermoelectric spoon' that heats up food on the go

Equipped with three 9-volt batteries inside the wooden handle, the spoon’s ladle reaches up to 140 F, enough to heat a meal but not enough to burn the user.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/01/16/teenage-whizzes-invent-thermoelectric-spoon-that-heats-up-food-on-go.html

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Magnetic device lets smartphones test your blood

Smartphones equipped with portable devices that magnetically levitate cells might one day help diagnose diseases in the home, clinic or lab, researchers say

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Automakers better positioned to build self-driving cars than Silicon Valley, study claims

Article Image The existing giants of the auto industry are better equipped to produce self-driving cars, at least when considerng the amount of patents they control, a study said on Tuesday.

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Ford to bring Apple's CarPlay to all Sync 3-equipped 2017 vehicles

Article Image Leading up to the start of CES, Ford on Monday announced that all 2017 vehicles equipped with Sync 3 infotainment systems will bake in support for CarPlay and Android Auto, offering deep smartphone integration to both iOS and Android device owners.

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Amtrak activates speed-control system

Amtrak rails between New York and Philadelphia are now equipped with a speed-control and collision-avoidance system.


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Amtrak activates speed-control system between New York, Philadelphia

Amtrak rails between New York and Philadelphia are now equipped with a speed-control and collision-avoidance system.


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Apple will replace some faulty 3TB iMac hard drives under new repair program

Apple on Friday announced that some iMac owners whose machines are equipped with a 3-terabyte hard drive may be eligible to have their drive replaced free of charge, as those drives “may fail under certain conditions.”



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Review: iOgrapher iPhone and iPad camera platform

Made for iOS devices, iOgrapher is a highly adaptable camera platform that can be equipped with a variety of aftermarket lenses, microphones and other equipment to turn Apple’s mobile product range into a portable movie making studio.



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