AOL says farewell to AIM, its popular instant messenger service, after 20 years

AOL has announced that it is discontinuing its pioneering Instant Messenger chat platform after 20 years of service.

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SpaceX plans to relaunch a rocket just 24 hours after it lands

SpaceX, the pioneering force behind reusable rocket technology, has already proven to the world that single-use rockets will one day be a thing of the past, but the company clearly isn’t done honing its recovery and refurbishing techniques.

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The man who uses lasers to control weather

Swiss physicist Jean-Pierre Wolf is pioneering the use of focused laser beams to affect the weather.


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The man who wants to control the weather

Swiss physicist Jean-Pierre Wolf is pioneering the use of focused laser beams to affect the weather.


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Samsung subsidiary Mapzen hiring Apple cartographers, designers for maps initiative

Mapzen, a pioneering open source mapping project now backed by Samsung Research America, has hired a number of former Apple employees previously attached to Apple Maps, AppleInsider has learned.

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Apple's invention for touch-sensitive buttons could prevent accidental inputs

Apple is famous for its pioneering touchscreen devices, but a new patent shows the company has also dabbled behind the scenes in touch-sensitive buttons that would be able to distinguish between accidental activation and an actual finger press.



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