Drone used to find missing woman in North Carolina cornfield, video shows

An 81-year-old woman who was lost in a North Carolina cornfield on Sunday was found in less than 30 minutes after officials used a drone to locate her, a video released by police showed.

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London police unveil 'Talon' to thwart car-ramming terror attacks

Authorities in London deployed new technology Sunday meant to thwart vehicle terror attacks, after a number of incidents in Europe over the past year where vehicles were used as weapons.

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Hurricane Irma: Facebook activates Safety Check service in Florida

With Hurricane Irma making landfall in the Florida Keys Sunday, Facebook has activated its Safety Check service that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe.

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World's 1st Robocop to begin duty in Dubai

The “world’s first operational Robocop” started its tour of duty Sunday in Dubai – the first in the emirate’s planned robot police force, according to  the Daily Mirror.

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Virginia gamer mysteriously dies during 24-hour charity gaming session

A Virginia gamer was mysteriously found dead Sunday while he was participating in a 24-hour charity gaming event he was hosting and producing alone from his home.

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Don't fly your drone within 35 miles of Sunday's Super Bowl, FAA warns

If you’re a drone owner who’s down Houston way on Sunday and you’re thinking how cool it’d be to get an aerial shot of the Super Bowl, forget it. The FAA has imposed a flight ban within 35 miles of the stadium.

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A major Internet outage in Germany on Sunday was probably a botched hack attack

Nearly a million internet users in Germany were knocked offline for much of Sunday and Monday following what’s believed to have been a failed effort to hijack customer routers for the Mirai botnet.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/29/major-internet-outage-in-germany-on-sunday-was-probably-botched-hack-attack.html

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Scout, NASA's new asteroid-tracking system, just passed an important test

An asteroid that passed within 310,000 miles of Earth Sunday night was discovered a few days ago by NASA’s new computer program, Scout.

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China's longest space mission launches

China’s Shenzhou 11 “heavenly vessel” launched Monday (7:30 p.m. Sunday ET) from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi Desert. The launch was shown on state broadcaster CCTV.

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Mountain biker suffers horrific burns after his iPhone 6 exploded when he crashed in Australia

Gareth Clear, 36, was riding around Manly Dam in Australia on Sunday when he fell from his bike, landing on his iPhone 6. Seconds later he noticed smoke and a searing heat, before hearing an explosion as the phone he’d had for just six months ignited, melting through his shorts and two layers of skin on his upper right thigh

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Facebook activates Safety Check service after Orlando nightclub shooting

Facebook activated its Safety Check service for the first time in the U.S. after Sunday morning’s deadly shooting in a packed Orlando nightclub that killed 50 people and wounded at least 53 more.

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Germany basically had to pay people to use electricity Sunday

Germany hit a new milestone in renewable energy on Sunday, generating so much power at one point that customers were essentially being paid to turn on their lights or charge their phones.

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Siri, Kobe Bryant & Michael B. Jordan feature in latest Apple TV ad

Article Image Apple on Sunday posted a new ad for the Apple TV, featuring soon-to-be-retired basketballer Kobe Bryant and actor Michael B. Jordan, best known for roles in movies like Creed and Fruitvale Station.

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Samsung Answers Android Ad-Blocking Call


Samsung on Sunday released a version of its mobile browser that supports applications that block advertising on Web pages. The browser upgrade can be applied to devices running Android Lollipop and higher. Apple released similar support for the Safari mobile browser last year, but this is the first time a major maker of Android hardware has supported ad blocking. Within hours of the announcement, two ad-block app makers, Crystal and Adblock Fast, had already released versions of their software for the Samsung browser.

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U.S., EU reach breakthrough on new 'Safe Harbor' data transfer agreement – report [u]

Article Image Having already missed the original Sunday deadline, U.S. and European officials are reportedly on the verge of cinching a new “Safe Harbor” deal on transferring data across the Atlantic. [Updated]

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US & Europe miss deadline for new 'Safe Harbor' agreement on overseas data transfers

Article Image In spite of late-hour talks, U.S and European officials missed a deadline on Sunday to renegotiate a “Safe Harbor” agreement allowing companies like Apple and Google to shuttle data back and forth across the Atlantic.

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Execs Exit as Dorsey Works to Reshape Twitter


Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Sunday announced that four executives have exited the company. Alex Roetter and Kevin Weil, who managed the engineering teams responsible for generating ads; Katie Stanton, who helped guide the international offices; and Skip Schipper, who oversaw HR and recruiting, all have departed. Roetter, Weil and Stanton each had been with Twitter for more than five years. They will be taking some well-deserved time off, Dorsey said in a tweet in which he expressed his gratitude for their contributions to Twitter.

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