Pilotless planes? No thanks, say more than half of travelers

Even if they were told the technology was perfectly safe, more than half of travelers still don’t like the idea of pilotless planes. Research shows that the industry has a big job to convince people it’ll be just fine.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/08/pilotless-planes-no-thanks-say-more-than-half-travelers.html

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Microsoft Windows 10 S Isn’t as Secure as the Company Claims

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Microsoft’s Windows 10 S may be more secure than other versions of the OS, but no operating system is perfectly locked down.

The post Microsoft Windows 10 S Isn’t as Secure as the Company Claims appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/251467-microsofts-windows-10-s-variant-isnt-secure-company-claims?source=Computing

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Watch this daredevil skydiver use a massive drone instead of a plane for his jump

Planes do the job perfectly well, but check out how this skydiver uses a massive drone instead for a parachute jump. The machine could one day be used to rescue people from danger zones or help in other emergency situations.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/17/watch-this-daredevil-skydiver-use-massive-drone-instead-plane-for-his-jump.html

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Samsung's Galaxy Note7 woes perfectly timed for Apple on iPhone 7 debut

Samsung’s ongoing Galaxy Note7 woes are perfectly timed for Apple, say tech experts, as the eagerly-anticipated iPhone 7 hits the market Friday

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/16/samsungs-galaxy-note7-woes-perfectly-timed-for-apple-on-iphone-7-debut.html

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Computer coughs up passwords, encryption keys through its cooling fans

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An inventive new attack can extract passwords from computer fan activity, perfectly showing why the security war will always continue, and can never be won for good.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/230933-computer-coughs-up-passwords-encryption-keys-through-its-cooling-fans

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Review: Elgato's Eve Energy smartplug is easy to use, but highlights HomeKit's flaws

Article Image Elgato’s Eve Energy smartplug is a perfectly serviceable home automation product, but in some ways it proves that Apple’s HomeKit platform still has a ways to go before it becomes mainstream.

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Skate star Tony Hawk teams with Silicon Valley firm to design next-gen hoverboard

Perfectly timed for “Back to the Future Day” – Silicon Valley firm Arx Pax has unveiled Hendo 2.0, the next generation of its hoverboard technology.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/10/21/skate-star-tony-hawk-teams-with-silicon-valley-firm-to-design-next-gen-hoverboard.html

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