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U.S. technology startups panic over Trump’s immigration ban
 February 3, 2017  Agencies

U.S. technology startups panic over Trump’s immigration ban

The immigration ban could blow U.S. competitiveness in technology, hindering job growth and sending more capital overseas…

GM unveils technology to help avoid child heatstroke deaths
 January 13, 2016  webmaster

GM unveils technology to help avoid child heatstroke deaths

The new safety system reminds drivers to check for children in the rear seats and thus preventing heatstrokes deaths in children.…

Groundwater pumping is changing surface levels in  Phoenix
 August 15, 2015  Editor

Groundwater pumping is changing surface levels in Phoenix

Tempe, Arizona. August 15. (ASU NEWS) The ground level in portions of the metro Phoenix area is dropping at an annual rate of nearly two centimeters,…

Obama secures $750M in pledges to get kids online
 February 4, 2014  Editor

Obama secures $750M in pledges to get kids online

February 04. Claiming progress in his goal to put the world at the fingertips of every American student, President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced $750…

Apple introduces 2 new iPhone models
 September 10, 2013  Editor

Apple introduces 2 new iPhone models

Cupertino, California. Sep 10. Apple’s latest iPhones will come in a bevy of colors and two distinct designs, a cheaper one made of plastic and…

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Chinese supercomputer named as world’s fastest

Chinese supercomputer named as world’s fastest

BEIJING (Agencies) — A Chinese university has built the world’s fastest supercomputer, almost doubling the speed of the U.S. machine that previously claimed the top spot and underlining China’s rise as a science and technology powerhouse. The semiannual TOP500 listing of the world’s fastest supercomputers released Monday says the Tianhe-2 developed by the National University […]

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Deals site LivingSocial says it’s been hacked

Deals site LivingSocial says it’s been hacked

WASHINGTON (Agencies) — Online deals service LivingSocial says its website has been hacked, and the personal data of more than 50 million customers may have been affected. The company says it’s advising all customers Friday evening to change their passwords and that it’s contacting customers in most of the countries where it operates. In an […]

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NASA sees distant planets that seem ideal for life

NASA sees distant planets that seem ideal for life

WASHINGTON (Agencies) — NASA’s planet-hunting telescope has discovered two planets that seem like ideal places for some sort of life to flourish. And they are just the right size and in just the right place. One is toasty, the other nippy. The distant duo are the best candidates for habitable planets that astronomers have found […]

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