Drone used to find missing woman in North Carolina cornfield, video shows

An 81-year-old woman who was lost in a North Carolina cornfield on Sunday was found in less than 30 minutes after officials used a drone to locate her, a video released by police showed.

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Canadian university falls victim to email phishing scam, loses $9.5M to fraudsters

MacEwan University in Edmonton has confirmed that it lost 11.8 million Canadian dollars (US $9.5 million) after falling victim to a phishing attack.

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The world's smartest water bottle could save your life

You got lost hiking in the woods and you finished all the water you carried in with you. The Ecomo smart bottle allows you to test and filter water before you drink it.

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GoPro seeks to reunite owner with lost camera found in San Diego

GoPro is hoping to reunite a lost camera filled with years of family videos and photos to its owner after the device was found in San Diego last month.

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Uber Ousts Top Deputy as Fate of CEO Kalanick Hangs in Balance

Uber has lost its second-most-important executive in a shakeup stemming from an internal investigation into sexual harassment charges. The changes at the top reportedly could include the temporary loss of Uber’s founder and chief executive, Travis Kalanick. Emil Michael — who served as the company’s senior vice president of business and a key lieutenant to Kalanick — is out. Former AG Eric Holder reportedly has presented findings of his investigation into corporate culture at the firm, following reports of widespread sexual harassment.

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AMD’s New Epyc Server Brand to Take on Deep Learning


AMD’s new Epyc server CPUs aim to restore lost market share in the highly lucrative data center business. Epyc CPUs are specifically designed to drive multiple GPUs from a single socket to facilitate deep learning workloads.

The post AMD’s New Epyc Server Brand to Take on Deep Learning appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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Twitter inks new streaming deal with NFL after losing live games to Amazon

Twitter recently lost its Thursday Night Football coverage to Amazon. But keen to keep fans on side, the social media company has just signed a new deal with the NFL for fresh content.

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How Apple recovered an original iPhone prototype in total secrecy

The most prominent iPhone prototype that Apple ever lost was the iPhone 4 that was forgotten in a bar by an Apple engineer months before its actual launch.

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How Private Is iOS 10?

Almost lost among the deluge of new features in the upcoming version of iOS Apple touted last week was the company’s announcement about privacy. “All this great work in iOS 10 would be meaningless to us if it came at the expense of your privacy,” Craig Federighi, Apple’s senior vice president for software engineering, told attendees at the company’s Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco. “We believe you should have great features and great privacy,” he said.

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Oracle loses massive fair use case against Google, Android

Oracle lost its case against Google and Google’s use of Java in Android yesterday. A jury found that Google’s use of Java APIs in Android was considered fair use, despite Oracle’s claims to the contrary.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/229249-oracle-loses-massive-fair-use-case-against-google-android

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4-Inch iPhone: Slow and Steady May Win the Race

Apple appears to have experienced a lost weekend with the 4-inch iPhone SE failing to rack up significant sales. When the period ended, the SE claimed only 0.1 percent of the iPhone market, Localytics reported Monday. “The new phone was unable to take away the iPhone 5’s share, the model it most closely resembled, suggesting that small-screen lovers have not yet been convinced to upgrade from their 5 models to the new iPhone SE,” observed Localytics Marketing Research Analyst Caitlin O’Connell.

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LinkedIn Stock Tanks Despite Company's Professed Confidence

LinkedIn last week lost about $11 billion in market valuation after it provided a 2016 revenue forecast that fell short of analysts’ expectations. The company’s stock fell by as much as 44 percent Friday afternoon, with shares hitting a three-year-low of $108. LinkedIn generated $862 million in revenue in its fourth quarter of 2015, a 34 percent gain year over year, but said it expected to make $820 million for the first quarter of 2016 and between $3.6 billion and $3.65 billion on the year.

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TSMC will begin 10nm production this year, claims 5nm by 2020

TSMC may have lost ground to Samsung in 2015, but the company is determined to gain it back. The firm wants to have leaped to 5nm by 2020 — a challenging pace given the headwinds in the semiconductor industry.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/221532-tsmc-will-begin-10nm-production-this-year-claims-5nm-by-2020

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Apple loses big patent suit to University of Wisconsin

Apple lost phase one Tuesday of a lawsuit against it by a patent enforcement group that Business Insider once called one of the “most fearsome patent trolls” around—a loss that could cost up to $862 million in damages, Reuters reports.

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Report: Ad Blockers Are Killing Ad Dollars

About $21.8 billion in global ad revenues have been lost so far this year due to ad blockers, according to a report from Pagefair and Adobe. Consumers increasingly are opting for tools to shut down ads before they pop up. By next year, the U.S. alone should account for about $20 billion in blocked ad revenue, the report predicts. Pay-TV providers and print media outlets have been attempting to play by the Internet’s ever-evolving rules, but market researchers have isolated a rising threat.

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