Politicians can see who their voters are with this new Facebook update

A Facebook Town Hall update allow politicians to see who actually lives in the district they represent in three features launched Wednesday. The update allows politicians to see which commenters actually live in their district.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/08/politicians-can-see-who-their-voters-are-with-this-new-facebook-update.html

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'Lost city' discovery: Kansas site sheds new light on Native American history

Archaeologists have found incredible evidence of a huge Wichita Indian town in Kansas that was once home to 20,000 people.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/21/lost-city-discovery-kansas-site-sheds-new-light-on-native-american-history.html

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Town suddenly dwarfed by massive iceberg

A small town on the coast of Newfoundland is—in the words of one local—suddenly “swarming with people” after a huge iceberg recently set up shop there, the CBC reports.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/20/town-suddenly-dwarfed-by-massive-iceberg.html

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British WWII veteran visits French town he liberated, via virtual reality

VR has allowed a 91-year-old veteran of World War II to digitally visit a town in France he helped liberate without leaving his nursing home.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/11/british-wwii-veteran-visits-french-town-liberated-via-virtual-reality.html

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New PC motherboard teases Intel Skylake chipset, integrated GTX 1070

B150-Board
There might be a new kid in town in the GPU/motherboard integration game: How does a 1070 attached to Skylake sound?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/229582-new-pc-motherboard-teases-intel-skylake-chipset-integrated-gtx-1070

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Apple CEO hints at more cross-platform services, says iPad revenue will rebound by year's end

Article Image Speaking at a recent internal “town hall” event, Apple CEO Tim Cook hinted that services beyond Apple Music might soon make the leap to additional platforms, like Android.

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The anti-Silicon Valley: Start-up haven blooms in Moroccan paradise

Taghazout is a tiny town on Morocco’s west coast with sketchy Internet coverage, but it is becoming an international start-up hot spot.


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Town's fear of solar farms becomes Internet sensation

The town of Woodland, North Carolina, is taking a drubbing online after its town council not only shot down a proposed solar farm but put a moratorium on future similar projects.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/12/14/town-fear-solar-farms-becomes-internet-sensation.html

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Meet the JLTV: Part-tank, part-ultimate off-road racing machine

Move over Humvee, there’s a new vehicle in town that combines the ballistic protection of a light tank with the off-road mobility of a Baja racer.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/08/27/meet-jltv-part-tank-part-ultimate-off-road-racing-machine/

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Bogies Spotted: Jet Ventures Into Amazon's Airspace


Amazon has been in its prime for quite some time, but there’s a new show in town, and it claims that its prices are lower. Online merchant Jet opened its inventory of millions of products to consumers on Tuesday. While Amazon’s Prime subscription service offers consumers extra perks for $99 a year, Jet requires payment of a $50 annual membership fee to make purchases. Jet’s approach is focused solely on selling cheaper goods, as opposed to Amazon Prime’s more robust strategy of offering free shipping and access to digital content.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82297.html?rss=1

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4 apps to help you move across town (or across the world)

Moving across town (or anywhere in the world) is not a joyful experience. It’s stressful, involves physical labor, and can be incredibly time-consuming. These apps and services can help ease the burden. They are designed to add some fun and even excitement to the move. When you are all situated in the new home, you’ll be glad you had more than a few friends and family helping.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/21/4-apps-to-help-move-across-town-or-across-world/

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Top tech to help police track criminals

The police force in your town could use a helping hand. These tech advancements aid in investigations, make it easier to record criminal activity, and keep officers safe. These gadgets are also designed to protect citizens from false arrests and any potential abuses.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/17/top-tech-to-help-police-track-criminals/

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Time Warner Cable calls a customer a very naughty name

As hard as it might be to believe, Comcast isn’t the only service provider in town to have pretty terrible customer service stories, as Time Warner Cable (TWC) now has a “customer service from hell” story it can call its own, Ars Technica reports.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/20/time-warner-cable-calls-customer-very-naughty-name/

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Polish town to have monument honoring Wikipedia

A university professor says that an eastern Polish town is taking up his suggestion and will put up a monument to honor the authors of Wikipedia, the Internet encyclopedia which allows anyone to contribute.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/10/09/polish-town-to-have-monument-honoring-wikipedia/

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Plastc is an e-ink, NFC ‘meta’ card that will (try to) replace your entire wallet

Plastc Card and a cup of coffee
There’s a new company in town that wants to replace your credit, debit, and store cards with a single digital “meta” card: The unpronounceable and probably-conceived-during-a-drunken-game-of-scrabble Plastc. The Plastc Card is the same size and thickness (0.8mm) as a credit card, but it manages to pack in a battery, e-ink display, NFC, and other high-tech features, along with the usual magnetic strip.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/191664-plastc-is-an-e-ink-nfc-enabled-meta-card-that-will-try-to-replace-your-entire-wallet

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Shellshock: A deadly new vulnerability that could lay waste to the internet (updated)

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There’s a new internet-crippling zero-vulnerability in town called Shellshock. It potentially affects around half of all websites on the internet (around 500 million), and millions or billions more internet-connected devices such as routers, smartphones. In simple terms, this means that it’s now relatively simple for anyone to gain unauthorized access to a large portion of the world’s computers.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/190959-shellshock-a-deadly-new-vulnerability-that-could-lay-waste-to-the-internet

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Shellshock: A deadly new vulnerability that could lay waste to the internet

Some server racks
There’s a new internet-crippling zero-vulnerability in town called Shellshock. It potentially affects around half of all websites on the internet (around 500 million), and millions or billions more internet-connected devices such as routers, smartphones. In simple terms, this means that it’s now relatively simple for anyone to gain unauthorized access to a large portion of the world’s computers.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/190959-shellshock-a-deadly-new-vulnerability-that-could-lay-waste-to-the-internet

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Motorola Moto 360: What it's like to use the coolest smart watch of the year

Wearing the new Motorola Moto 360 smart watch around town this weekend, I found something interesting: People noticed it, but they thought it was a regular (albeit large) watch.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/09/08/motorola-moto-360-what-it-like-to-use-coolest-smart-watch-year/

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What's Next for Sprint?


There’s a New Sprint in town. Last week the earth shook twice in Kansas City — once when Sprint decided to end its pursuit of T-Mobile, and then again when it replaced CEO Dan Hesse with Marcelo Claure. What can we expect next? The first thing is this: Sprint is going to be a very different kind of company going forward. New CEO Marcelo Claure and Masayoshi Son, CEO of majority owner Softbank, will take Sprint on a new path, which they say will lead to rapid growth and success.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/80876.html?rss=1

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