Astronaut's rare thunderstorm photos from space reveal stormy science

From the unique viewing location of the International Space Station (ISS), Danish astronaut Andreas Mogensen captured what may be the first ever photographs of strange and rarely-seen features of thunderstorms.

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Incredible ping pong-playing robot earns Guinness World Record

Guinness World Records has recognized a robot with a unique ability: a machine called FORPHEUS is officially the “first robot table tennis tutor.”

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Hands on with Lenovo’s unique Yoga Book convertible tablet: Is it time for an Android laptop?

Lenovo Yoga Book product shot

Lenovo’s Yoga Book is a unique combination of tablet computer, physical keyboard, pressure-sensitive tablet, and Livescribe-like pen. Its sleek design and small form factor make it worth a look for anyone considering a note-taking appliance.

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Innovative Navy-funded drone is master of the air and water

A propeller-driven drone that can fly both in the air and underwater is in development at Rutgers University— a unique vehicle that has caught the eye of the U.S. Navy

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Meet Apple's secret and surprisingly powerful privacy team

Controlling both the hardware and software gives Apple a unique marketing tool, that the company is exploiting to the fullest — though the recent squabble with the FBI shows that the iPhone maker is ready to walk the walk when it comes to enhancing the user’s privacy and security.

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Department of Defense to test its cybersecurity with 'Hack the Pentagon' competition

The Department of Defense is inviting vetted hackers to test its cybersecurity as part of a unique “Hack the Pentagon” competition.

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Hands-on: Inboard M1 skateboard is fast, fun & compatible with iPhone & Apple Watch

Article Image With a unique design that places its motors inside the rear wheels, plus connectivity with the iPhone and Apple Watch, the forthcoming Inboard M1 electric skateboard promises to be a ride unlike any other. AppleInsider has tested the company’s latest prototype ahead of an early 2016 launch.

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6 top features of the new Apple iPhone 6s

Apple has done it again. The iPhone 6s is a remarkable phone with several unique features. Some are designed to help you stay productive at work, others are just purely for fun. Here are my top picks.

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First look: Fotokite Phi tethered drone aims to be easiest & most portable way to capture aerial footage

The newly announced Fotokite Phi features a unique tethered design that makes it easy to pilot, safe to operate, and especially convenient to travel with. AppleInsider had the opportunity to go hands-on with the new device that aims to bring simple aerial footage to the masses.

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AT&T Went Above and Beyond for NSA, Say Snowden Docs


The National Security Agency considered its relationship with AT&T unique and particularly productive, accordingto a report published Saturday. The information about the company’s close ties with the agency came from the trove of documents released by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. AT&T, which NSA lauded for its “extreme willingness to help,” gave the agency access through several methods to billions of emails from its domestic networks, apparently relying on a number of different legal justifications.

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First Look: The ONE Smart Piano

Aspiring musicians looking to learn to play piano should check out The ONE, a unique digital piano that uses iPad to offset the learning curve associated with mastering the instrument.

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Verizon's Cookies Never Crumble


Verizon advertising partner Turn is using the carrier’s Unique Identifier Header, or UIDH, to maintain tracking cookies on smartphones even after privacy-minded users have deleted them, Jonathan Mayer, a computer scientist and lawyer at Stanford University, reported this week. Turn shares the cookies with dozens of major websites and advertising networks, resulting in the creation of a “vast web of non-consensual online tracking,” according to Jacob Hoffman-Andrews, a senior staff technologist at the Electronic Frontier foundation.

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First look: ADAM iOS-connected asthma monitor

The Automated Device for Asthma Management, or ADAM, by Health Care Originals is a unique iOS-connected medical device that aims to provide users with a complete solution for managing their asthma.



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'Final' will allow iPhone users to easily create a new credit card number for each retailer

Focused on security and convenience, the newly announced “Final” creates a unique credit card number for each retailer a customer does business with, and allows users to easily generate a new number using either their iPhone or a traditional, physical card.



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Review: Razer's Kraken Pro analog gaming headset

As with most Razer products, the Kraken Pro headset’s over-the-top aesthetics and unique features, like foldable ear cups, a retractable microphone and iPhone compatibility, are designed to set it apart from the crowd.



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