NASA plans to crash a satellite into an asteroid

If you’re the sort who lies awake at night in a cold sweat, holding your breath, worrying that an asteroid is going to hit the Earth and wipe out the world as you know it, your worries could soon be over.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/05/nasa-plans-to-crash-satellite-into-asteroid.html

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NASA holding major press conference, will discuss 'future ocean world exploration'

NASA is holding a major press conference Thursday afternoon where it is expected to talk about new findings in the solar system, including plans for “future ocean world exploration.”

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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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Samsung might show off the Galaxy S8 at MWC, but don't get too excited

If you were holding out hope for Samsung to announce the Galaxy S8 at Mobile World Congress in Spain later this month, then you’re not going to like this news.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/01/samsung-might-show-off-galaxy-s8-at-mwc-but-dont-get-too-excited.html

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Apple 2016 spring event liveblog: 4-inch iPhone SE, 9.7-inch iPad Pro launch March 31st

Apple Spring Event
Today at 1PM ET, Apple will be holding a “special event,” and it seems as if the focus will be on strengthening its mid-range offerings. Smaller iPhones and iPad Pros seem to be getting the most attention in the rumor mill, but it wouldn’t be shocking to see updates today across many of Apple’s product lines.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/225083-apple-2016-spring-event-liveblog-iphone-ipad-mac

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Data breach affects 80,000 UC Berkeley faculty, students and alumni

A hacker broke into the University of California, Berkeley computer system holding financial data of 80,000 students, alumni, current and former employees, school officials said Friday.

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VirnetX seeks $532M from Apple in patent infringement retrial

Article Image Patent holding firm VirnetX argued in court on Monday that Apple should pay $532 million for allegedly infringing on intellectual property protecting secure communications, a sum nearly 45 percent higher than an initial damages award vacated last year.

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Apple won't host traditional October event this year, 'iPad Pro' expected today – report

Breaking with recent tradition, Apple will reportedly not be holding a media event in October of this year, with the company said to be planning to lay all of its cards on the table — including the anticipated “iPad Pro” — with today’s media presentation in San Francisco.

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B&H's Back-To-School sale knocks $100 off iPad minis & 13" MacBook, $200 off 15" MacBook Pros

Apple authorized reseller B&H Photo is holding its Back to School Savings event this week, with $100 discounts on some current-generation iPads and 11- & 13-inch MacBooks, as well as $200 discounts on several current 15″ MacBook Pro configurations.

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As Swiss watchmakers dismiss Apple Watch threat, Swiss National Bank increased its Apple holdings by 60%

Over the first calendar quarter of 2015, the Swiss National Bank increased its holding of Apple stock by 60 percent to 8.90 million shares, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing.



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Appellate court rejects $368 million VirnetX patent victory over Apple

Patent holding company VirnetX’s infamous $368 million win over Apple –?which most notably resulted in changes to FaceTime that riled consumers –?has been thrown out by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit after review.



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Google’s Android One program will make cheap phones less terrible, starting today

Google Android One invite
Google is holding an event in India on September 15 to announce the launch of Android One, an effort to make entry-level phones less terrible.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/189100-googles-android-one-program-will-make-cheap-phones-less-terrible-starting-sept-15

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Apple, Inc. opens up access to its WWDC developer utopia

For twenty five years, Apple has been holding its Worldwide Developer Conference as an annual resource for its third party software and hardware partners. This year, the company is trying something new: it has invited a select group of observers to share the WWDC experience with everyone else.



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Amazon expected to announce 3D sensing smartphone at June 18 event

Amazon on Wednesday announced it will be holding a special media event on June 18 for an as-yet-unannounced product that many expect will be the Internet retailer’s first foray into the smartphone business.



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