Apple to open source its first graphical OS from the Lisa

Apple Lisa

Apple is checking over the code and could give the green light to release it in a few months.

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Northern lights from space! Astronaut captures aurora over Europe

The enchanting blue and green lights of an aurora dance above the city lights of Northern Europe in a stunning new image taken by an astronaut in space.

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Apple Stores to use paper, not plastic, bags in environmental push, report says

Article Image Like many retail outlets looking to go green, Apple reportedly plans to phase out its familiar plastic shopping bags in mid-April, with the drawstring design to be replaced by environmentally friendly paper bags made out of recycled materials.

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The Best Videos on Facebook Could Be Stolen Property


Facebook has stolen videos for display on its site, alleged Hank Green of VlogBrothers. A whopping 725 of the 1,000 most popular videos on Facebook in Q1 were freebooted — that is, re-uploaded to the social media network without authorization — he said, citing a report from Ogilvy and Tubular Labs. Those 725 videos accounted for about 17 billion views in the quarter, Green noted. The Facebook freebooting issue also has triggered complaints by other content creators. “Welcome to the information age,” remarked tech analyst Jim McGregor.

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Underwater drones map algae beneath Antarctic ice

Although the surface of Antarctica is almost completely white, a field of green and brown algae clings to the underside of the sea ice around the frozen continent

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Apple's environmental chief addresses ballooning carbon footprint, clean energy initiatives

At Fortune’s Brainstorm Green conference on Tuesday, Apple VP of Environmental Initiatives Lisa Jackson went in-depth on the company’s multiple green projects and fielded questions, including one regarding the industry-wide problem of reducing a firm’s carbon footprint while growing as a business.



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Apple hires new director of renewable energy in green initiative push

As part of a more concerted — and public — effort to go “green,” Apple has named former vice president of NV Energy Bobby Hollis as the company’s Senior Renewable Energy Manager.



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