Facebook embraces Esports in its video strategy shift

Facebook is paying professional videogame teams and others in the esports industry to post videos on the social network, part of a shift in strategy to deliver more-polished programming to the company’s nearly two billion monthly users.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/18/facebook-embraces-esports-in-its-video-strategy-shift.html

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Nations battle cyberattack damages; UK focuses on hospitals

Teams of technicians worked “round the clock” Saturday to restore hospital computer systems in Britain and check transport services in other nations after a global cyberattack that hit dozens of countries crippled the U.K.’s health system. In Russia, where a wide array of systems came under attack, officials said services had been restored or the virus contained.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/13/nations-battle-cyberattack-damages-uk-focuses-on-hospitals.html

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How to watch the NCAA tournament while at work

The NCAA college basketball tournament starts in full tomorrow, as teams from around the country duke (pun intended) it out to see who’s crowned champion. Chances are though, you’ll be at work though and may not be able to sneak away from your desk to watch the games.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/15/how-to-watch-ncaa-tournament-while-at-work.html

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Microsoft Launches Teams to Foil Office 365 Poachers

Microsoft earlier this week launched Teams, a new collaboration offering designed to fend off competitors to its Office 365 platform. The new chat-based workspace product brings together people, conversations and content, along with some familiar productivity tools, to facilitate collaboration on projects. “Teams are now more agile and organizational structures more flat to keep communications and information flowing,” noted Kirk Koenigsbauer, Microsoft’s corporate vice president for Office.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84062.html?rss=1

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NASA offers $500K to anyone who can grow lifelike human tissue for space experiments

NASA is offering $500,000 to split between the first three teams that grow human organ tissue in a laboratory.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/16/nasa-offers-500k-to-anyone-who-can-grow-lifelike-human-tissue-for-space-experiments.html

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Apple loses influential industrial designer Danny Coster to GoPro

Article Image Industrial designer Danny Coster — one of the Apple design team’s longest serving members — has left the company and will join action camera maker GoPro as Vice President of Design.

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Inside the first-ever Special Ops Urban Assault competition

Ultra-elite Special Operations teams took part in the first-ever U.S. Army Special Operations Command International Urban Assault Challenge last week.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/05/inside-first-ever-special-ops-urban-assault-competition.html

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Superbowl of robotics makes STEM subjects exciting

Forty-thousand fans were chanting, screaming and cheering on their teams. The enthusiastic spectators had painted faces, were donning costumes, and no one was actually sitting in their seats — all were standing to get a better look at the action happening in the pens.

The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_tech/~3/aHm0lYSpnw4/index.html

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