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Earth and Moon appear in movie – BBC News

Earth and Moon appear in movieBBC NewsThe images that make up the sequence were acquired by the Jupiter-bound Juno satellite when it passed by our home planet in October. Earth is observed spinning on its…





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HP updates commercial PC line, bets on ForcePad – ZDNet

ZDNetSummary: HP will be among the first to include the ForcePad, a touchpad designed to mimic multi-gestures on smartphones and tablets, on high-end laptops. Larry Dignan. By Larry Dignan for Between the Lines | December…














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Graphene Is Going to Change the World – Guardian Express

Guardian ExpressGraphene is grown on a large crystaline structure of a copper substrate. Graphene is the thinnest and strongest substance known and possibilities of using graphene will revolutionize the world. Graphene is the world’s lightest…














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Microsoft Steps up Fight on Cyber Criminals – Guardian Express

Guardian ExpressMicrosoft has stepped-up their fight on cyber criminals by partnering with the FBI, A10 Networks, and Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre, to fight the ZeroAccess Botnet. Microsoft has announced they have stepped-up their fight on…







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Most distant orbiting planet discovered – Indian Express

Indian ExpressAstronomers have discovered the most distantly orbiting planet to date, weighing in at 11 times Jupiter’s mass and revolving its host star at 650 times the average Earth-Sun distance. The discovery of the giant…



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Submerged Submarine Launches Aircraft – MarineLink

MarineLinkAn all-electric, fuel cell-powered, unmanned aerial system (UAS) aircraft has been successfully launched from the submerged ‘USS Providence’ (SSN 719) & flew a several hour mission demonstrating live video capabilities streamed back to the submarine,…



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Microsoft leads attack on ZeroAccess botnet – ZDNet

ZDNetSummary: Microsoft has announced it worked with police in Europe and the United States to disrupt a “dangerous” army of virus-infected computers used to hijack searches at Google, Bing and Yahoo. AAP. By AAP |…




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China, Bank of America weigh in on Bitcoin – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTwo major financial players, China’s central bank and the Bank of America, weighed in Thursday on opposite sides on the viability of the wildly popular virtual currency Bitcoin. The price of a Bitcoin fell…





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Twitter adds female board member – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has added a female board member to its ranks, a move that comes after criticisms of a boy’s club of executives. The micro-blogging service has positioned Marjorie Scardino on its…


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Rescuers scramble to save stranded whales – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe fate of dozens of whales stranded off the Everglade National Park remained cloudy Thursday as rescuers struggled to coax them into deeper water. Six pilot whales have died and four were euthanized since…




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China Warns of Bitcoin Risks – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalWhile the Chinese government doesn’t officially recognize Bitcoin, buyers there are nonetheless helping to fuel a boom in the four-year-old virtual currency. Bobby Lee of BTC China, the country’s largest Bitcoin exchange, tells…


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Four tips for creating stronger passwords – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCybersecurity firm Trustwave says more than 2 million accounts for services such as Facebook, Google and Twitter have been compromised. Although several of the companies have already contacted affected users, the most interesting bit…




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