10 biggest weapons stories of 2017

Concealed carry guns, lasers, sound weapons that attack invisibly, new nuclear bombs….Reveals of new weapons – both personal protection and military use – were big this year. Not just in the sheer number, but in the wide range of types of weaponry.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/29/10-biggest-weapons-stories-2017.html

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Build a portable computer on a USB stick

USB computer

It’s a PC that you can carry anywhere.

Using modern-day Linux distributions, you can set up a portable computer that will fit on a standard USB flash drive. You simply plug it into any other machine.

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/portable-computer-usb-stick?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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New King Stallion helicopter boosts Marines’ aerial power

King Stallion, the U.S. Marine Corps’ ultra-powerful new helo, can carry an astonishing three times more weight than its predecessor.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/13/new-king-stallion-helicopter-boosts-marines-aerial-power.html

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Infrared camera could help dentists discover cavities much earlier

A new smart technology could provide a new way for dentists to carry out checks for cavities: using a noninvasive infrared camera that could catch tooth damage before it’s too late.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/10/10/infrared-camera-could-help-dentists-discover-cavities-much-earlier.html

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Four concealed carry guns unveiled at SHOT Show

Concerned about personal protection? For folks looking for an everyday concealed carry weapon for self-defense, a number of new choices made their debut at the annual SHOT Show this week.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/20/4-concealed-carry-guns-unveiled-at-shot-show.html

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Patriot unveils USB-C flash drive for Apple's MacBook

New MacBook owners who need removable storage but don’t want to carry around a USB adapter now have a new native USB-C option in California-based Patriot Memory’s just-announced convertible flash drive.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/45d26011/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A40C280Cpatriot0Eunveils0Eusb0Ec0Eflash0Edrive0Efor0Eapples0Emacbook/story01.htm

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Samsung’s Smart TVs gather and transmit potentially private information to third parties

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Samsung’s new Smart TVs carry a troubling privacy warning — confidential and secret information you say in front of your television could still be packaged up and sent to unnamed “third parties” in the name of delivering voice service.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/199006-samsungs-smart-tvs-gather-and-transmit-potentially-private-information-to-third-parties

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Apple has discussed charging 'around $400' for its wearable 'iWatch' – report

Apple’s anticipated “iWatch” may carry a price of around $400 when it goes on sale, though the wearable device is likely to be offered at a range of price points, according to a new report.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/3e001005/sc/21/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C140C0A80C30A0Capple0Ehas0Ediscussed0Echarging0Earound0E40A0A0Efor0Eits0Ewearable0Eiwatch0E0E0Ereport/story01.htm

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