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  1. UK Internet Filters Default To 'Family-Friendly'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Science Fiction in the News

    The major Internet service providers in the U.K. including BT, Virgin, Sky and TalkTalk have turned on their internet filters either in full or in pilot programs, some starting in May 2011, with others only recently deploying the 'family-friendly' site blocking service.

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  2. First Sex Determining Genes Appeared In Mammals...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    Man or woman? Male or female? In humans and other mammals, the difference between sexes depends on one single element of the genome: the Y chromosome .

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  3. NASA Satellite Data Show Drought May Take Toll...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: In the Congo rainforest, a browning trend dominates smaller areas that show a greening trend during April, May and June each year from 2000 to 2012.

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  4. MisTable Fog Display Like SeaQuest DSVRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Science Fiction in the News

    The MisTable display is the creation of a team led by Professor Sriram Subramanian and Dr Diego Martinez Plasencia from the University of Bristol's Department of Computer Science.

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  5. Vermont ups the ante on genetically modified foodsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Vermont has raised the stakes in the debate over genetically modified foods by becoming the first state to pass a bill requiring that they be labeled as such in the grocery aisle, making the move despite the opposition of the powerful U.S. food industry.

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  6. Augmented Reality Ship's Bridge From Rolls RoyceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Science Fiction in the News

    Imagine yourself as the captain of a cargo ship in the year 2026. You walk into your bridge, the floor-to-ceiling windows that double as your HUD lighting up to greet you.

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  7. How Do Americans See The Future Of Technology?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Science Fiction in the News

    The Pew Research Center recently published the findings from a short survey on how Americans view the future of technology and science in the next fifty years.

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  8. Bookies Let You Place Your Bets On the FutureRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Science Fiction in the News

    Do you feel that you have a good idea of what will happen in the next decade ? Have you wanted to profit from the time you spend reading and thinking about the future? Now's your chance.

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  9. More Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | FOX Carolina

    Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe Systems have settled a class-action lawsuit alleging they conspired to prevent their engineers and other highly sought technology workers from getting better job offers from one another.

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  10. Hubble telescope's launch celebrates 24th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBTV

    (NASA/CNN) The Hubble Space telescope has been sending amazing images of the universe back to Earth for 24 years now. The giant space telescope has sent back hundreds of thousands of images of faraway galaxies and our own Milky Way galaxy, too.

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  11. Amazon sales surge, but costs are up: live blog recapRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    The company reported net income of $108 million, or 23 cents a share, compared with $82 million, or 18 cents a share, a year earlier.

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  12. New Microsoft CEO Nadella impresses Wall Street, stresses challengesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    Microsoft Corp 's new chief executive on Thursday won rave reviews for his first public encounter with Wall Street analysts who said he communicated willingness to transform the world's largest software company as it scrambles to catch up in the mobile-computing era.

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  13. Google Nexus 6 Could Come With 64-Bit SoC from MediaTek but Release...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Reports from Taiwan that G4Games has picked up this week suggested that Google is mulling a possible partnership with chipmaker MediaTek for the powerful CPU that will bring the next Nexus smartphone into life.

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  14. Apple iPhone 6 Release Update: iPhone 6 to Feature WiFi Indoor Navigation and 3D PositioningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Many handsets use GPS for navigation and mapping. Apple wants to change that with a newly patented system.

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  15. Cloud strength helps Microsoft earnings top StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    Results from Microsoft's first quarterly earnings release under new CEO Satya Nadella offered fresh justification for his focus on cloud computing.

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  16. Should Minnesota require genetically modified food labeling?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    Rep. Karen Clark sponsors HF3140 , which would regulate disclosure of genetically engineered food and seed.

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  17. Internet industry seen as winner at global conference in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Big Internet companies were the clear winners at a global conference hosted by Brazil on the future management of the Web where most participants agreed it should remain a self-regulated space free of government intervention.

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  18. Touchmedia Closes Latest Round to Fund Continued ExpansionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    "This investment represents the confidence that our advertising partners have in our Company's ability to reach and influence the purchasing power of one of Mr. Fung continued, "At the same time, the Company will be able to leverage the expertise and knowledge of XO Group to deliver best-in-class content to a well-defined market niche.

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  19. Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe Settle Antitrust Hiring CaseRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Apple Inc. , Google Inc. , Intel Corp. , and Adobe Systems Inc. agreed to pay $324 million to settle a lawsuit on behalf of more than 64,000 technical employees who claimed their incomes were held down by the companies' agreements not to recruit one another's workers, a person familiar with the matter said.

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  20. Amazon's Spending Rises as Revenue Exceeds EstimatesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    The world's largest online retailer said in a statement today that first-quarter sales rose 23 percent to $19.74 billion, topping analysts' average estimate of $19.4 billion, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

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