Facebook, cocaine, opioids: How addictive is the social network?

According to some health specialists, the excessive use of social media may wind up having a similar short-term impact as opioids and cocaine.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/29/facebook-cocaine-opioids-how-addictive-is-social-network.html

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Microsoft announces SQL Server for Linux — wait, what?

You don’t tug on Superman’s cape, you don’t spit into the wind, you don’t pull the mask of that old Lone Ranger, and you don’t run Microsoft SQL Server on Linux (with apologies to the late Jim Croce).

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/224309-microsoft-announces-sql-server-for-linux-wait-what

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Oracle to phase out much-maligned Java browser plugin

Article Image Oracle will soon wind down support for the Java browser plugin, reflecting an evolution in Internet standards and ever-mounting concerns about Web security.

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CTruk taps THOR for new military workboats

What do wind farms at sea and military technology have in common? CTruk amphibious vessels. Boatmaker CTruk, which builds wind farm service vessels, has launched a prototype craft for the military based on THOR, aka the Twin Hulled Offshore Raider.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/10/21/ctruk-taps-thor-for-new-military-workboats.html

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