Red-bellied black snake hitches a ride with driver, pictures go viral

A man had the surprise of his life when he spotted this slippery hitchhiker tapping on his car window. Ted Ogier was heading back from a job on the NSW South Coast when a red-bellied black snake crawled out of his engine and wrapped itself around his driver’s-side window.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/11/red-bellied-black-snake-hitches-ride-with-driver-pictures-go-viral.html

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How to Upgrade to Windows 10

Got an older PC you want to upgrade to Windows 10 for free before the window closes? Looking to buy a copy of the OS and upgrade that way? We step through the two upgrade options and the pros and cons of each.

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Google air conditioner design could let you see straight through the machine

Looking to fix many of the problems associated with traditional window aid conditioner designs, Google’s newly filed patent would go fanless and even provide an interior window to let you receive more natural light.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/10/google-air-conditioner-design-could-let-see-straight-through-machine.html

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Post-9/11 shatterproof glass likely saved many from injuries in Chelsea blast

Shatterproof window glass installed in many New York City buildings following 9/11 potentially saved many from injuries from the Chelsea bombing last weekend. Multiple layers of glass bonded to plastic are designed to hold broken panes in place.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/21/post-911-shatterproof-glass-likely-saved-many-from-injuries-in-chelsea-blast.html

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Google to shut down Songza on Jan. 31, migrate listeners to Google Play Music

Article Image Google will officially shut off Songza at the end of January, leaving a two-month window for listeners of the streaming service to migrate to Google Play Music, according to an announcement.

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Stop force closing apps on your iPhone, it's not making it run faster or last longer

Article Image Yes, you can force close iOS apps by double pressing the home button and sliding the app window up, but you shouldn’t make a habit out of regularly doing it. Here’s why.

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IBM hopes Watson will lead the way in 'Silicon Alley'

When Ed Harbour, vice president of the IBM Watson Group, looks out the window of his New York City office, he can stare straight across at Facebook’s East Coast base and see the bright green-painted bars outfitting its walls.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/03/23/ibm-hopes-watson-will-lead-way-in-silicon-alley/

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DARPA aims to create small drones to zoom into enemy buildings

What if a drone could fly straight through your window at 45 miles per hour and zip around inside while navigating and gathering data all by itself? That would be very bad news for bad guys. Hiding inside structures, keeping hostages hidden inside buildings and more would just be ineffective. DARPA’s new Fast Lightweight Autonomy (FLA) program aims to create these small, fast drones.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/12/31/drones-to-zoom-into-buildings-and-hunt-inside/

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