Amazing experimental attack planes on show

The U.S. Air Force Light Attack Experiment (OA-X) is a groundbreaking event where innovative aircraft undergo a series of trials to determine how they perform in attack roles. Here’s an inside look at some of the exciting aircraft on show at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico during OA-X.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/slideshow/2017/08/11/amazing-experimental-attack-planes-on-show.html

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With Echo Dot at Bat, Amazon Scores Prime Day Home Run


Amazon has hailed its third-annual Prime Day promotion as its single biggest global shopping event ever. The sales event, held earlier this week, reached $1 billion in sales, according to some estimates, surpassing year-ago sales by 60 percent and beating the company’s prior Black Friday and Cyber Monday records. More members joined Prime on this year’s Prime Day than on any other single day in the company’s history, Amazon said, although it did not release any figures to back up that claim.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84670.html?rss=1

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The [xxx] Economy


While sitting in the audience at Zuora’s recent Subscribed event, I couldn’t help contemplate the meaning and progress of what was once a set of words that didn’t roll off the tongue. I am talking about the “subscription economy” — and it’s really something. The data coming in from a variety of sources shows how rapidly subscriptions have become a big part of our lives, and why not? As I am fond of saying, subscriptions have become the way to commoditize technology and other things so that they can spread to the largest markets possible.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84587.html?rss=1

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Microsoft may be about to take on Google Chromebooks, reports say

Microsoft is slated to hold an event on May 2 in New York City where it’s expected to discuss the future of Windows 10. But the star of the show may be new hardware designed at the education market.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/21/microsoft-may-be-about-to-take-on-google-chromebooks-reports-say.html

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Google is about to unveil a 'brand new' Google Earth

Google is holding a special event in NY City next week to reveal details of a “brand new experience” with Google Earth. No details are offered, but it looks set to be the biggest update for the virtual globe in years.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/13/google-is-about-to-unveil-brand-new-google-earth.html

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Nintendo Switch launch event kicks off at 11 PM Thursday, pre-orders start Friday morning

Nintendo Switch Console 2

Nintendo will unveil the Switch tonight in a major event, with early pre-orders starting tomorrow. Here’s what we expect the company to debut, and where we think the Switch will land.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/242626-nintendo-switch-preorders-start-friday-morning-launch-event-kicks-off-11-pm-thursday?source=Computing

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Where do you put the money? Robot stripper performs at Australian 'Sexpo'

The most eye-popping sight at the recent “Sexpo” event in Melbourne, Australia was a computer-controlled stripper robot constructed out of mannequin parts and boasting a CCTV camera for a head.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/30/where-do-put-money-robot-stripper-performs-at-australian-sexpo.html

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Apple special event live blog: New MacBook Pros, no new MacBook Air

MacBook Pro

At today’s special event, Apple will likely show off a handful of major Mac updates. New laptops are definitely in the cards, but the rumor mill hasn’t been very kind to the beleaguered Mac desktop fans among us. The event begins at 1pm ET (10am PT), and we’ll be live blogging the entire thing.

The post Apple special event live blog: New MacBook Pros, no new MacBook Air appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/238291-apple-special-event-live-blog-new-macbooks-horizon?source=Computing

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Google unveils Pixel phone, VR headset

It’s a big day for Google. Looking to drum up consumer excitement, the tech company hosted an event San Francisco on Tuesday to unveil a series of products, including two new phones, a virtual reality headset and the Chromecast Ultra.

The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_tech/~3/AuUQRpDuHF0/index.html

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New Apple AirPods: What You Need to Know

The strangest products introduced by Apple today at its glitzy San Francisco media event were the AirPods, a pair of wireless earbuds that aren’t connected to each other by a cord.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/07/new-apple-airpods-what-need-to-know.html

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