DSEI: Where the world's militaries window shop

Tanks, fighter jets, drones, armored fighting vehicles, laser weapons, bomb defusing robots – and even submarines. These are just a few of the latest military and security innovations from around the world on offer at the Defence and Security Equipment International Show (DSEI) in the U.K. this week.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/12/dsei-where-worlds-militaries-window-shop.html

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Sony adds PS4 games to PlayStation Now library

The new additions span a variety of genres everything from first-person shooters and fighting games to racing, action-adventure, and real-time strategy titles.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/06/sony-adds-ps4-games-to-playstation-now-library.html

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Consumer Advocates Bemoan Senate Vote to Lift ISP Privacy Restrictions


Privacy advocates and consumer groups are fighting back against the U.S. Senate’s Thursday vote to undo privacy restrictions on Internet service providers. In a 50-48 party line vote, the Senate approved the Congressional Review Act, S.J. Res. 34. If the House of Representatives gives it the green light, it then will go to the president to be signed into law. “We’re working actively with a coalition of other consumer groups pushing to defeat the resolution in the House,” said John Simpson, director of the Consumer Watchdog Privacy Project.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84407.html?rss=1

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Apple, Ireland Balk at EU's Bill for Back Taxes


Apple and the government of Ireland are fighting what some view as a European Union tax grab. The two recently filed a formal appeal of the EC’s decision ordering Apple to pay nearly $14 billion in back taxes, based on its finding that Ireland had given Apple several illegal tax breaks. The commission this summer found that Ireland had allowed Apple to determine its tax based on the activities of its subsidiary firms, Apple Sales International and Apple Sales Europe, which are incorporated in Ireland.

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Twitter hopes changing its 140-character limit will Make Twitter Great Again

Twitter has been fighting for relevancy over the last few years: Snapchat took away its tweens, Facebook took away the argumentative uncles, and Twitter is mostly left with political statements and Kanye’s tweetstorms.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/24/twitter-hopes-changing-its-140-character-limit-will-make-twitter-great-again.html

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Apple developing unhackable iPhone technology, report says

Apple, which is fighting an order to help hack the phone of a shooter in the deadly terror attack in San Bernardino, Calif, is reportedly working on an unhackable iPhone.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/25/apple-developing-unhackable-iphone-technology-report-says.html

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Science, religion and a really big telescope

Native Hawaiians are fighting to prevent the world’s largest telescope from being built on what they say is sacred ground.

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USB-C vs. USB 3.1: What’s the difference?

USB Type-C
After more than a decade of fighting with USB’s relentlessly superpositioning cables, a new cable standard is finally coming to market.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/197145-reversible-usb-type-c-finally-on-its-way-alongside-usb-3-1s-10gbit-performance

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Reversible USB Type-C finally on its way, alongside USB 3.1’s 10Gbit performance

USB Type-C
After more than a decade of fighting with USB’s relentlessly superpositioning cables, a new cable standard is finally coming to market.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/197145-reversible-usb-type-c-finally-on-its-way-alongside-usb-3-1s-10gbit-performance

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