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J025: Asteroid will be largest since 2004 to pass close to Earth

An asteroid, which is so big it has been nicknamed "The Rock" after professional wrestler Dwayne Johnson, is expected to make it closest pass to Earth on Wednesday. Measurements taken by NASA's NEOWIS...

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Apple Granted Self-Driving Vehicle Testing Permit In California

Apple Granted Self-Driving Vehicle Testing Permit In California

Apple registered six drivers that monitor these cars. To add to my earlier statements on the matter, I'm curious, how many people reading this would prefer that their self-driving vehicle's tech...

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United Airlines Scandal: CEO Says He's Embarrassed

United Airlines Scandal: CEO Says He's Embarrassed

Following the horrifying incident in which a passenger was violently dragged off a plane in Chicago, United Airlines has updated its policies as a way to avoid having to deal with any future schedul...

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Facebook Wants To Get Inside Your Brain So You Can Type Telepathically

Facebook Wants To Get Inside Your Brain So You Can Type Telepathically

Driven by the company's year-old hardware group, known as Building 8, the projects are among Facebook's most advanced efforts yet to realize its mission of connecting the human race. "You have many th...

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Fireball, caught on tape, illuminates night skies over the Carolinas

Fireball, caught on tape, illuminates night skies over the Carolinas

A meteor soared across southeast skies Wednesday night, seen by several but one man from Cornelius captured the astronomical event on his security camera. Of the reports the society received, most peo...

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Facebook to push augmented reality

The new platform is expected to help users and developers make a flawless blend of digital and physical worlds. "This is the communications medium we use today for good and bad", Jackson said. You can...

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Watch Out, Snap: Mark Zuckerberg Outlines Facebook's AR Ambitions

That means getting more people to use the site more often, said Moorhead, via things like language translation tools for Facebook Pages and intelligent "bots" for Facebook Messenger . When you thin...

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Gunman shot, killed white men at random

According to the police chief, Muhammad has had some associations with gangs but is not believed to be a gang member. Police have arrested Kori Ali Muhammad, who is black, saying he singled out whit...

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Shooter targets random white men on Fresno streets; kills 3

Later Tuesday, Pacific Gas & Electric confirmed that one of the victims was an employee who was sitting in the passenger seat of his work truck when Muhammad allegedly shot him. The suspect in the sho...

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Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 worldwide

Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 worldwide

Samsung says that the device will first be considered if can be used as a refurbished smartphone or rental phones. The company had initially said it would discontinue selling the Note 7 altoget...

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WSU Physicists create negative-mass fluid that flows against the force

WSU Physicists create negative-mass fluid that flows against the force

The latest study provides a new platform to study this hypothetical form of matter, by showing that under certain precise conditions, normal particles can be made to behave as though they had negative...

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This New Super-Earth is the Best Hope for Finding Alien Life

This New Super-Earth is the Best Hope for Finding Alien Life

The prospects for spotting signs of life on super-Earth LHS 1140-b are even better, because unlike with Proxima b, we're aligned at a almost flawless angle to observe it as it passes in front of its s...

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Facebook launches camera platform for developers to encourage AR

Soon, you'll be able to see AR features and lenses integrated into the Facebook in-app camera. People are already using the cameras on their phones to write text on images, add digital objects and m...

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Pence: 'Encouraging' That North Korea Is 'Getting The Message'

Pence said after the meeting that Trump believes it is in America's interest to negotiate economic deals on a bilateral basis. The warning came after a tense weekend during which North Korea celebra...

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ZTE announces Axon 7s with Snapdragon 821

ZTE announces Axon 7s with Snapdragon 821

It brings a few new things to the table, as it is powered by the Snapdragon 821 chipset instead of the Snapdragon 820 found in its predecessor. Although the initial ZTE Axon 7 only included 4GB of R...

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Trump orders review of visa program to encourage hiring Americans

Here's what Trump says about it: "Right now, widespread abuse in our immigration system is allowing American workers of all backgrounds to be replaced by workers brought in from other countries to f...

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Trump seems confused about who is in charge of North Korea

The high-profile failure came as the North tried to showcase its nuclear and missile capabilities around the birth anniversary of the North's late founder and as a USA aircraft carrier neared the Kore...

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A late contest: 6th District

A late contest: 6th District

For Republicans, Ossoff's strong performance acts as another wake-up call alongside the closer-than-expected win in a House special election last week in archconservative Kansas. The Democratic Cong...

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Philippine's Duterte wins Time magazine poll

Philippine's Duterte wins Time magazine poll

Vermont Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had won the readers' poll past year while Russian President Vladimir Putin had won in 2015. The Duterte administration may have to ...

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Planet may offer 'chance of finding life beyond earth'

Planet may offer 'chance of finding life beyond earth'

Specifically, scheduled observations with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope will be able to determine exactly how much high-energy radiation is showered upon LHS 1140b so that its capacity to supp...

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At Facebook's F8 Conference, Company Takes a Big Jab at Snapchat

Think Pokemon Go but on steroids. The global market for augmented reality products is estimated to surge 80 per cent to US$165 billion by 2024, according to researcher Global Market Insights. The fe...

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United will save evidence in dragged passenger case

United will save evidence in dragged passenger case

The airline claimed it first offered passengers $1,000 to take a later flight - but there were no volunteers. Clinical and to the point, Monday's statement from Munoz the day after the incident us...

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Atlas V Rocket Launches Private Cygnus Cargo Ship to Space Station

When the crew members open the hatch to the Cygnus capsule they will see a photo and short biography of Glenn. Astronauts Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency and NASA's Peggy Whitson will ...

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NASA reveals discoveries on 'ocean worlds' in our solar system!

This reaction involves combining hydrogen with carbon dioxide dissolved in water to produce methane. Cassini's INMS was devised to sample the upper atmosphere of Saturn's moon Titan . "Most of us...

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Bradley Cooper's girlfriend flaunts her figure just weeks after giving birth

Bradley Cooper's girlfriend flaunts her figure just weeks after giving birth

The Russian-born model posted a photo of herself sunbathing on a lip-shaped float in a swimming pool just this morning. The sizzling image was simply captioned "Pre-sunset", alongside the hashtag #...

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Verizon in 3-year fiber optic cable deal with Corning

Verizon in 3-year fiber optic cable deal with Corning

Verizon has committed to purchasing over 12 million miles of optical cable for the next three years from Corning, a company that is also known for its Guerilla Glass which is used to make smartphone s...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition comes with extra apps

When Samsung had their issue with the battery of the Note 7, Apple fans were happy to point out that that was why Apple iPhones were always better but it looks like the crack are appearing. However, I...

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Pence to Focus on Trade With Japan

Pence to Focus on Trade With Japan

But, mindful that this would likely trigger massive retaliation and casualties in South Korea and Japan, US officials say the administration's main focus is on tougher economic sanctions. The dialogue...

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Prince Allegedly Hid 'Sizable Amount' Of Opiates In Vitamin And Aspirin Bottles

Prince Allegedly Hid 'Sizable Amount' Of Opiates In Vitamin And Aspirin Bottles

The controlled substances were not contained in typical prescription pill bottles, but instead stored in various other containers such as vitamin bottles found in multiple areas of the complex, includ...

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Prince Death Investigation Reveals Interesting Drug Use Information

That prescription was filled on the same day that Prince's private jet was forced to make an emergency landing in IL after he overdosed during a flight home following a concert in Atlanta. The sui...

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