Heartbreaking video of starving polar bear stirs controversy among conservationists

A video of a starving polar bear recently went viral, tugging at viewers’ heartstrings as the emaciated creature makes its way across an iceless wasteland. Some experts, however, say that the video, which has been seen by millions of people, may not be all that it seems.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/13/heartbreaking-video-starving-polar-bear-stirs-controversy-among-conservationists.html

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Behind-the-Scenes Cryptocurrency Mining Discovered on Showtime Sites

Showtime Networks apparently has mined the websites of online viewers using the same Coinhive technology that The Pirate Bay recently used in a test run on its site. A subsidiary of CBS, Showtime is a premium television network that offers professional boxing, feature films, original scripted television shows like Ray Donovan and other programming. Showtime is one of several major cable networks to offer direct streaming subscriptions to viewers who prefer to watch online instead of using a cable or satellite service.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84838.html?rss=1

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How high-tech chips are revolutionizing the NFL

Football fans and casual viewers watching the Super Bowl at home or on mobile will notice the referees aren’t the only “zebras” having an effect on the big game. Zebra Technologies brings to life so-called “Next Gen Stats” that are becoming an essential part of game broadcasts, analysis and some teams’ preparations.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/02/05/how-high-tech-chips-are-revolutionizing-nfl.html

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Eagle with camera shows off stunning bird's-eye flight from tallest skyscraper

Darshan, an imperial eagle, is giving YouTube viewers a bird’s-eye view of the world’s tallest building. Freedom Conservation, a conservation group founded by falconer Jacques-Olivier Travers that aims to raise awareness of the plight of threatened birds of prey, strapped a camera on the back of the bird and live-streamed its flight from, Burj Khalifa in Dubai – the world’s tallest skyscraper. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/03/16/eagle-with-camera-shows-off-stunning-birds-eye-view-from-tallest-skyscraper/

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