Google parent Alphabet turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico

Google’s parent Alphabet Inc. said Friday that its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked out by Hurricane Maria.

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Florida will now allow delivery robots on sidewalks

If you see a robot delivering a package in flip flops, you know it’s from Florida.Florida is now the fourth state in the U.S. to pass a law which allows unmanned delivery robots on both sidewalks and crosswalks. The law, which goes into effect July 1, 2017, states that authorized operation “of personal delivery devices within a county or municipality [are permissible] under certain circumstances.”

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Google is trying to stop drones from crashing into each other

If we’re ever to live in a world where drones buzz around delivering stuff, we’re going to need a powerful system to manage all of those unmanned aerial vehicles in the sky. Alphabet is building one.

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NASA's newest photo of Jupiter will blow your mind

Lately, NASA’s Cassini orbiter has been delivering some stunning photos from its trips around Saturn, but that’s not the only fancy camera floating around a nearby planet.

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Flying pizza looks to be on its way to New Zealand as Domino's demos drone delivery

Domino’s says it wants to start delivering pizza using drones, and on Thursday showed off its technology — pizza ‘n’ all — at a special demonstration in New Zealand.

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Review: IK Multimedia Studio Mic is a portable, flexible, essential piece of kit

Article Image Delivering both Lightning and USB connectivity, and covering all the basic needs for a podcaster or musician, we’re impressed by the IK Multimedia Studio microphone. But with a $139 price tag, and the inability to support in-call audio from Apple in iOS, we feel like it’s a good product that’s let down by iOS for one common podcasting use.

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Adobe upgrades Photoshop, Premiere Pro, adds stunning Fuse CC 3D character-creation tool

3D Character animated in Photoshop showing available actions and output timeline carousel format
Adobe continues to make good on its side of the subscription deal by delivering solid updates across the board for its Creative Suite applications on a regular basis.

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B&H's holiday sale slashes 2015 MacBook Pros by $200-$300 , 12" MacBooks by $170-$200, 13" MacBook Airs by $100-$450, iPad mini 4 by $30

Article Image Delivering the lowest prices ever on numerous models, B&H’s holiday sale knocks $300 off 15″ MacBook Pros (2015), $200-$300 off 13″ MacBook Pros (2015), $170-$200 off 12″ MacBooks, $100-$170 off 11″ & 13″ MacBook Airs (2015), up to $30 off iPad mini 4 and up to $70 off iPad Air 2.

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Apple environment VP Lisa Jackson to speak at Rainbow PUSH Coalition summit

The head of Apple’s Environmental Initiatives division, Lisa Jackson, will be delivering one of the keynote speeches at May’s PUSHTech2020 Summit, hosted by the non-profit Rainbow PUSH Coalition founded by the Rev. Jesse Jackson.



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Feds Pounce on Sprint for Phone Bill Cramming


The United States government is delivering a one-two punch to Sprint over the practice of cramming — allowing third parties to place unauthorized charges on customers’ bills. The Consumer Finance Protection Bureau on Thursday filed a civil suit against Sprint over the issue. Meanwhile, the Federal Communications Commission reportedly is planning to hit Sprint with a $105 million fine. Coordination between the government agencies “is not atypical,” said David Reiss, professor of law at the Brooklyn Law School.

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PSW14 Deals: $600 off DSLRs, $300 off Pentax Lenses, $260 off Mac Pros, plus hundreds off lighting systems, kits & more

Photoshop World 2014 formally kicked off in Vegas on Wednesday, delivering 72-hour deals from Apple Authorized resellers participating in the conference. Among them are deep discounts on Canon & Nikon DSLR Cameras, Pentax lenses, lighting systems & photo shoot kits, Thunderbolt storage devices, camera bags, photo accessories, and up to $260 off Mac Pros, $700 off MacBook Pros, and $300 off MacBook Airs.

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Microsoft Research invented video game time travel to fix cloud gaming

Microsoft DeLorean
Cloud-based gaming hasn’t taken off largely because of lag. Delivering those frames takes time, but Microsoft’s DeLorean might be able to get around that by rendering the future.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/188544-microsoft-research-invented-video-game-time-travel-to-fix-cloud-gaming

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Apple's first price cuts on 2014 MacBook Pros hit, yield $100-$350 savings for Price Guide users

Continuing a trend of delivering the most cost effective Macs in its history, Apple last week introduced its more aggressively-priced 2014 family of MacBook Pros and then sweetened the pot less than a week later by authorizing additional price cuts on the new models through its resellers, which are now translating to $100 – $350 net savings for users of the AI Price Guides.



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