Alien life looms? Newly discovered exoplanet may be best candidate, experts say

An exoplanet 40 light-years from Earth may be the best place to look for signs of life outside our Solar System, scientists say.

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FedEx is paying people to use Adobe Flash for Office Print service

FedEx really wants you to use Adobe Flash if you’re designing and printing signs, banners, posters, and more from the comfort of your web browser, so much so that it’s actually paying people to install it.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/27/fedex-is-paying-people-to-use-adobe-flash-for-office-print-service.html

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Dr. Dre's 'Vital Signs' not a harbinger of Apple's entry into TV business, report says

Article Image Vital Signs — an upcoming scripted TV show from Apple starring Dr. Dre — is about marketing Apple Music, and does not represent the company taking its first step towards becoming a service like Netflix or HBO, a report said.

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Jeb’s plan to woo Silicon Valley: Gut net neutrality, kill encryption, bulk up NSA

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush — or just “Jeb!” as he’s called in his campaign signs — probably won’t win the endorsement of the Electronic Frontier Foundation given his positions on tech policy. In fact, we can’t imagine many Silicon Valley types are pleased with Jeb’s latest declarations this week that as president he’ll kill net neutrality rules while at the same time bulking up the data collection powers of the National Security Agency.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/24/jebs-plan-to-woo-silicon-valley-gut-net-neutrality-kill-encryption-bulk-up-nsa/

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Early signs indicate strong demand for Apple's new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

Pre-orders for Apple’s new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus kicked off on Sept. 12 with early signs indicating strong demand for the gadgets, which will be available later this month.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/14/early-signs-indicate-strong-demand-for-new-iphone-6s-and-6s-plus/

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No Joke: New Signs at Park Warn of Angry Owls

MSNBC host Rachel Maddow inspired Oregon’s capital to post new warning signs in a park where four runners reported attacks from an angry owl likely defending its nest against perceived threats.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/13/no-joke-new-signs-at-park-warn-angry-owls/

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Protect yourself from the latest data breach

There are troubling signs that The Home Depot may have been hacked—so far the retailer has released a statement that says only that it is “looking into some unusual activity that might indicate a…

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Apple granted comprehensive 'iTime' smartwatch patent with in-strap circuitry, arm gesture support

In one of the clearest signs that Apple is — and has been — working on a smartwatch device, the Cupertino company was on Tuesday granted a patent for a wrist-worn wearable with augmented strap capabilities, support for arm and wrist gestures, advanced proximity-sensing circuitry and much more.



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Cloud Providers Profit by Serving Nonprofits


One of the sure signs of a maturing company, or even an entire industry, is the ability to offer free services to nonprofit organizations in order to demonstrate benevolence. However, such charitable acts aren’t just about being altruistic. As a growing number of cloud providers are discovering, there are plenty of new revenue and profit opportunities in the nonprofit sector. I have a particular awareness of the fertile market opportunities associated with the nonprofit world because I started my career working for United Way.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80554.html?rss=1

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Mobile Apps, Beacons and the Coming Retail Revival


Internet companies are showing no signs of slowing down when it comes to innovation, specifically in the area of physical retail. Smartphones and tablets are the new darlings of e-commerce companies, and they now are being used to provide immersive and entertaining shopping experiences. Many of the characteristics of online retail shopping are being replicated in the physical shopping aisle. Brands that are able to create retail experiences that are digitally savvy will keep the brick-and-mortar model alive and running.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80408.html?rss=1

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Apple may be hiding behind 'Brightflash' dummy corporation to trademark 'iWatch' name

Signs that Apple is preparing to roll out a wearable device called the “iWatch” grew stronger Tuesday following a report that the company may have set up a shell corporation in Delaware designed to register iWatch trademarks without arousing suspicion.



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