New Silicon Valley craze: drinking untreated water

Is drinking “raw water” a great way to get beneficial minerals and microbes removed by filtration—or do people who pay $15 a gallon for untreated water have more money than sense?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/03/new-silicon-valley-craze-drinking-untreated-water.html

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Tech Q&A: TV guide for streaming, ransomware hits Apple, investing in tech stocks and more

Is there such a thing as a TV Guide for programs, movies and shows that are streaming online? I want a real simple way to see what’s available on Amazon vs. Apple vs. Hulu vs. YouTube vs. Roku and all the others!

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/05/tech-q-tv-guide-for-streaming-ransomware-hits-apple-investing-in-tech-stocks-and-more.html

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Not at home? Amazon wants to come in and drop off packages

Is Amazon taking convenience a bit too far? Some customers think so after the online retail mogul announced their newest product today: “Amazon Key.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/25/not-at-home-amazon-wants-to-come-in-and-drop-off-packages.html

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Tech Q&A: Text read notifications, eBay alternatives, free office suites and more

Is there a way to know if someone has actually read my text messages? I send them, and people don’t always reply. So maybe they are just not getting my texts.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/16/tech-q-text-read-notifications-ebay-alternatives-free-office-suites-and-more.html

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Trump's Not the Only One With a Phone Security Problem


Is your Android phone secure? President Donald Trump’s favorite smartphone reportedly is an older Android device. Security concerns flared recently, following indications that he sent some tweets from it. Of course, the president has been given a special secure device, but it’s not clear whether he is using it. My question is, if the president is not secure using an ordinary phone for his primary wireless communications… are any of us? This is the same security dilemma President Obama faced when he took office eight years ago.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84315.html?rss=1

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Does Avaya Have a Post-Chapter 11 Prayer?


Is Avaya on the road to financial recovery? What will happen to business partners and customers if it is not? The company last month filed for Chapter 11 protection for itself and some of its United States subsidiaries — a move that makes it “the first major established technology company that’s dying as a direct result of the cloud,” according to Ian Campbell, CEO of Nucleus Research. However, the move actually is a strategic and tactical restructuring that’s meant to retire a heavy debt burden, according to John Sullivan, Avaya’s treasurer.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84282.html?rss=1

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey finds Trump's incessant tweeting 'fascinating'

Is Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey a fan of President-elect Donald Trump’s nonstop tweeting? The question was relayed to the platform’s chief at a tech conference on Tuesday. Dorsey’s reply was characteristically diplomatic, but nonetheless revealing.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/07/twitter-ceo-jack-dorsey-finds-trumps-incessant-tweeting-fascinating.html

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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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Google OnHub is more than just an expensive WiFi router

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Google announced its own branded wireless router (made by TP-LINK), which it says “is a new way to Wi-Fi.” But what does that mean? Let’s take a closer look.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/212531-google-onhub-is-more-than-just-an-expensive-wifi-router

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Apple starts production on next-gen iPhone, report says

Is the next iPhone nearly upon us? Apple has begun “early production” of the next-generation iPhone with volume production possibly starting next month, according to a report from Bloomberg. Citing people with knowledge of the matter, the report says that the future iPhone will come with a touch technology called Force Touch.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/06/29/apple-starts-production-on-next-gen-iphone-report/

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NASA’s ‘Greased Lightning’ drone merges helicopter and plane technology

Is it a helicopter? Is it a plane? NASA has developed a 10-engine electric vehicle that can take off like a helicopter but fly a plane.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/07/nasas-greased-lightning-drone-merges-helicopter-and-plane-technology-1758526231/

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