Scientists detect strange repeating radio burst on the other side of the cosmos

Fast radio bursts, or FRBs, have baffled scientists for the past decade. Until recently, we’ve only seen a FRB repeat once, and now we’ve observed another. But what does this latest discovery mean?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/31/scientists-detect-strange-repeating-radio-burst-on-other-side-cosmos.html

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iOS 11 will make it impossible for cops to force you to unlock your phone

The rollout of iOS 11 is fast approaching, and with the beta version of the new update already in the hands of many testers we were bound to discover things that Apple had kept secret.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/22/ios-11-will-make-it-impossible-for-cops-to-force-to-unlock-your-phone.html

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iPhone 8 said to feature next-gen 3D laser technology

Citing a source familiar with Apple’s plans, Fast Company reports that Apple’s iPhone 8 will incorporate an advanced system of 3D lasers on the back designed to enhance the user experience when running augmented reality apps.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/13/iphone-8-said-to-feature-next-gen-3d-laser-technology.html

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Astronomers discover what is causing those mysterious cosmic radio bursts

Three thousand thousand thousand years ago, a fast radio burst from the center of a dwarf galaxy far beyond the Milky Way generated as much energy as 500 million suns in milliseconds. And then it came out for an encore. And another. It has done roughly 30 curtain calls in all.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/26/astronomers-discover-what-is-causing-those-mysterious-cosmic-radio-bursts.html

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Best Laptops for Photo Editing

MacBook Pro Touch Bar

Photo editing on the road is always challenging, with the need for a high-quality display, fast graphics, and lots of RAM at odds with carrying a lightweight laptop. Here are some of the best laptops we’ve found for the road-warrior photographer.

The post Best Laptops for Photo Editing appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/167185-best-laptops-for-photo-editing?source=Computing

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AMD’s New Radeon Pro Duo is Slower, Cheaper Than Its Predecessor

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AMD’s new Radeon Pro Duo isn’t as fast as the Radeon Pro Duo it launched last year — but it does offer 4x the RAM, a significantly reduced price, and much lower power consumption.

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Uber Boss Practices Brinksmanship With Apple


Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has a reputation of playing fast and loose with rules, but it appears that a maneuver his company performed on iPhones took his ride-hailing outfit to the brink of ruin a couple of years ago. When Apple discovered Uber was planting code on iPhones that persisted on the devices even after the ride-hailing app was removed, Apple CEO Tim Cook warned Kalanick in a face-to-face meeting to stop the practice or the Uber app would be kicked out of Apple’s App store, according to a report.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84478.html?rss=1

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China has just finished building the world's largest alien-hunting telescope

Is there alien life out there? Now that it’s finished building its FAST radio telescope — the largest of its kind in the world — China hopes to find out.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/04/china-has-just-finished-building-world-largest-alien-hunting-telescope.html

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Wendy's: Data breach hit 5 percent of our restaurants

Wendy’s said Wednesday that an investigation into the recent data breach at the fast food-chain found that less than 5 percent of its restaurants were affected.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/11/wendys-data-breach-hit-5-percent-our-restaurants.html

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Nvidia’s vision for deep learning AI: Is there anything a computer can’t do?

Nvidia's Jen-Hsun Huang announcing the DGX-1 at GTC 2016
It is starting to seem like with fast enough hardware, nearly any repetitious task can be learned by a computer or robot. Nvidia is working to make sure that whenever it happens, it’s powered by Nvidia.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/226157-nvidias-vision-for-deep-learning-ai-is-there-anything-a-computer-cant-do

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Move over Tesla: the fastest street-legal EV is now a Corvette Z06

When you think of fast electric vehicles, the Tesla Model S and its “Ludicrous Mode” probably come to mind, and rightly so.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/09/move-over-tesla-fastest-street-legal-ev-is-now-corvette-z06.html

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Fuel-cell maker claims smartphones with 7-day battery life just 2 years away

For all our fast processors, QHD displays, and other bleeding edge jumps in tech, the holy grail of mobile innovation remains a way to meaningfully improve battery life in today’s devices.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/11/fuel-cell-maker-claims-smartphones-with-7-day-battery-life-just-2-years-away.html

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Apple Pay in-app transactions rapidly expanding beyond NFC payment terminals

Article Image App developers are increasingly adopting Apple Pay as a fast, convenient way to enable purchases, often as an alternative to standing in line at a store’s cash register or manually entering in billing and shipping information.

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This week on AppleInsider: 'iPhone 7' rumors, iPhone 6s production cuts, stock market troubles & more

Article Image News stepped to a fast pace at the beginning of 2016, with numerous rumors about the iPhone 7, and worries about Apple’s stock price and the prospects for iPhone 6s sales.

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