Neutrinos, ghosts of the universe

October is a sweet month for the scientific community. That’s when the annual Nobel Prize in physics is announced. Tuesday’s award — in a pleasant surprise for particle physicists — went to Takaaki Kajita of the University of Tokyo and Arthur B. McDonald of Queen’s University in Canada for their groundbreaking research on neutrino oscillations.


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iOS9 is the target of the biggest bug bounty ever: $1 million

An enormous new challenge has been set for the information security community, what’s known as a “bug-bounty” — a cash reward in return for the discovery of vulnerabilities.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/25/ios-is-target-biggest-bug-bounty-ever-1-million/

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Windows PowerShell and OpenSSH: Together at last after nearly a decade

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The Microsoft PowerShell team will contribute to the OpenSSH community to create a way to use Windows PowerShell with SSH, for securely connecting to and managing computers running Windows and Linux.

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Apple offers limited number of developers expedited Apple Watch shipping

Apple on Tuesday began sending emails out to members of its development community, offering them the opportunity to have a 42-millimeter Apple Watch Sport shipped no later than April 28.



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Apple asks developers to submit WatchKit apps for fast approaching Apple Watch launch

Apple on Tuesday issued a notice to its development community, asking for applications based on the new WatchKit tools for Apple Watch to be submitted to the App Store.



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Facebook: Don’t celebrate your crimes, try to buy drugs, or show your buttocks on the site

Facebook has updated its community guidelines, clearing up what it deems appropriate content for display on the social network.

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Veterans, active duty military, tap social media network for support

Since its launch in 2012, the RallyPoint social forum has become an online community, sounding board, and professional guide for over 500,000 veterans and active duty men and women serving in the military.

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Apple supplies first beta of iOS 8.3 to developers, issues 'noteworthy' update to Swift

Before the public release of iOS 8.2, Apple on Monday already provided its development community with a beta build of iOS 8.3, along with a new version of its Swift programming language with “noteworthy” changes.



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Missouri attempts to ban municipal broadband as White House pushes to void the same restrictions

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A new proposal from the White House would emphasize community broadband and municipal Internet access programs, while a 20th state is considering banning such utilities at the behest of a cable company.

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Intel Pulls Ads Under Pressure From Angry Antifeminist Gamers


Intel confirmed that it pulled its advertising from a gaming website and community hub after it received feedback from its customers. However, the fact that Intel pulled its ads from Gamasutra is just one part of a story that involved a coordinated campaign dubbed “Operation Disrespectful Nod,” orchestrated by the supporters of #GamerGate. The campaign was directed against a group of so-called social justice warriors made up of writers, journalists and developers.

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Community Health Systems hacked, records of nearly 4.5 million patients stolen

Community Health Systems, one of the largest hospital operators in the U.S., said on Monday that the personal information of nearly 4.5 million patients was stolen by Chinese hackers from its computer network.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/08/18/community-health-systems-hacked-records-nearly-45-million-patients-stolen/

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Seattle's Startup Scene Continues to Grow

Up the coast from Silicon Valley, another entrepreneurial community is thriving. Seattle has an often overlooked, but ever-present startup ecosystem.

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