DSEI: Meet the military fast attack boat that sails itself

If you have seen a Navy SEAL movie or TV show, then you’ve definitely seen a RIB – Rigid Inflatable Boat – used on “missions” where they rapidly insert from a warship to land and execute a secret, intense mission. Or maybe you’ve seen SEALs charging through the surf on one and then launch an attack on a larger enemy vessel.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/15/dsei-meet-military-fast-attack-boat-that-sails-itself.html

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Intel buys Mobileye for $15 billion to lead its self-driving car unit

Intel Mobileye

Self-driving vehicles are definitely the new semiconductor goldrush, with Intel snapping up Mobileye after Qualcomm acquired NXP.

The post Intel buys Mobileye for $15 billion to lead its self-driving car unit appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/245768-intel-buys-mobileye-15-billion-lead-self-driving-car-unit?source=Computing

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Apple's WWDC 2017 kicks off June 5: What to expect

There’s a remote chance we’ll get a sneak peek of the iPhone 8 , but you can definitely expect to see the software that will power Apple’s 10th anniversary phone when the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) kicks off June 5.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/16/apples-wwdc-2017-kicks-off-june-5-what-to-expect.html

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Tech CEO who vowed to murder Donald Trump with a sniper rifle resigns

If there’s ever been a giant list of things you definitely shouldn’t do in a civilized society, threatening to murder the democratically elected leader with a sniper rifle is probably right up there at the top.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/15/tech-ceo-who-vowed-to-murder-donald-trump-with-sniper-rifle-resigns.html

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Platform as a Platform

The platform land rush is definitely on. You can’t swing a dead cat, as the saying goes, without finding an announcement about some new platform or some established vendor’s attempt to enhance its existing platform. Some sorting out seems to be in order. What’s not a platform these days? Well, if it’s easy to substitute the word “application” for “platform,” then you should use “application,” because it will be more accurate. We’re suffering from word inflation all over the place.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83721.html?rss=1

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TuneIn banks on mobile airwaves, sports to push premium content

Streaming audio may not be killing the radio star, but those digital streams are definitely changing the future of radio by altering the delivery of audio content on demand.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/08/tunein-banks-on-mobile-airwaves-sports-to-push-premium-content.html

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Victim spots mugger on Facebook's 'People You May Know'

Definitely an interesting way to accidentally stumble across a criminal, a mugging victim discovered their attacker’s name and picture along the right sidebar of Facebook’s ‘People You May Know’ feature.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/03/victim-spots-mugger-on-facebooks-people-may-know.html

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Pilot, wife use iPads to safely crash-land without landing gear

Definitely a frightening way to land a plane, a pilot and his wife were forced to turn to their Apple tablets when their single-engine plane suffered a complete electrical system failure.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/09/pilot-wife-use-ipads-to-safely-crash-land-without-landing-gear/

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