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Amazon mulls online pay-TV service: WSJ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Amazon.com may launch a new pay-TV service over the Internet in what would be a major expansion of the e-commerce company’s online video business, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday….


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Fighting fires with the help of Google Glass – CNN

CNN(CNN) — When a building is on fire, every second counts for the first responders rushing to the scene. A computer-savvy firefighter in North Carolina is hoping a bit of futuristic wearable technology and clever…







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Verizon revenue climbs on strong mobile growth – Reuters

ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) – Verizon Communications Inc reported on Tuesday its quarterly revenue grew 3.4 percent, slightly faster than analysts estimated, as it added more subscribers than expected at its Verizon Wireless venture with Vodafone…


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Scientists add a peephole to Schrödinger’s box – natmonitor.com

natmonitor.comScientists at the University of Rochester have begun to apply a faster, single-experiment measurement process to multidimensional quantum states known as direct measurement. Previously, measuring a 27-dimension quantum state required a costly, time …Peeking into…



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Intel TV is dead. Long live Web TV – CNET

CNETIntel had been close to signing the content deals it needed to launch its Internet-based TV service. Now it’s up to Verizon to finally get the product to market. Shara Tibken. by Shara Tibken. January…



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Leveraging The Social Media Ego – Marketing Land

Leveraging The Social Media EgoMarketing LandIt’s not surprising to find a large gap between a profile based on age and buying habits and a profile based on social messaging behavior. You might not even know…


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Did the Milky Way form ‘inside-out’ – Space Daily

Did the Milky Way form ‘inside-out’Space DailyA breakthrough using data from the Gaia-ESO project has provided evidence backing up theoretically predicted divisions in the chemical composition of the stars that make up the Milky Way’s…






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Rosetta comet-chaser phones home – BBC News

BBC NewsA signal confirming its alert status was received by controllers in Darmstadt, Germany, at 18:17 GMT. Rosetta has spent the past 31 months in hibernation to conserve power as it arced beyond the orbit…




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Google Axes Adware-Pushing Chrome Extensions – TechNewsWorld

TechNewsWorldBrowser extensions have been caught up in the constant quest for monetizing resources on the Web. Adware pushers apparently have been buying innocent extensions and then injecting them with code that turns them into advertising…




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Nintendo shares tumble after loss warning – CNN

CNNNintendo shares briefly lost one-fifth of their value on Monday as investors reacted to a drastic profit warning issued by the company last week. Nintendo (NTDOF) said Friday that it expects an operating loss of…




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Mystery rock spotted on mars – kfor.com

kfor.comNASA scientists say the mars rover “opportunity” has found a doughnut-shaped rock on the red planet. They say the photo appeared 12 days after a previous photo showed no rock. They have some theories, but…










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Hot Nanotubes Helping Solar Panels Capture More Sunlight – Businessweek

BusinessweekScanning electron micrograph (SEM) of carbon nanotubes. Photographer: Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc./Visuals Unlimited/Corbis. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are seeking to increase the efficiency of solar cells by helping them …Novel solar device…




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