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Tech Times

Primates Stressed Out By Climate Change Altered Human History
Tech Times
Primate fossils reveal these animals suffered extreme stress due to a dramatic shift in climate. This discovery could reveal secrets about our distant ancestors. Six previously-unknown species of primates were recently discovered in southeastern China ...
Six new fossil species form 'snapshot' of primates stressed by ancient climate changePhys.Org
New fossils might solve 'paradox' of primate evolutionChristian Science Monitor
Chinese Fossils Illuminate Key Evolutionary PeriodVoice of America
Discovery News -Fox News Latino -Science Codex -Pulse Headlines
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NBCNews.com

SpaceX to Launch Japanese Satellite, Try Rocket Landing
NBCNews.com
SpaceX will try to launch a Japanese satellite and land the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket on a ship at sea during a satellite launch early Friday morning, and you can follow all the spaceflight action online. The landing attempt will come during ...
Watch SpaceX Probably Crash a Rocket Live Right HereGizmodo
WATCH LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Set For Liftoff Tonight From Cape Canaveral At 1:21 amSpaceCoastDaily.com
SpaceX's Falcon 9 Will Fail Its Way to Being a Master LanderWIRED
International Business Times -Spaceflight Now -Huffington Post -Engadget
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The Detroit News

Big 3 increase tie-ups in race to self-driving cars
The Detroit News
Lyft Inc. and General Motors Co. are developing self-driving Chevrolet Bolt EVs that could pick up passengers for testing on California roadways within a couple of years. (Photo: Bryan Mitchell / Special to The Detroit News). Detroit automakers are ...
GM, Lyft to Test Self-Driving Electric TaxisWall Street Journal
Daily Drive-Thru: GM and Lyft make self-driving cabs, carmakers battle for bandwidth, and moreNew York Daily News
GM and Ford lean on Lyft and Pivotal for help in developing self-driving carsLos Angeles Times
Digital Trends -Detroit Free Press -Forbes -Automotive News
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Tech Times

Netflix Gets Mobile Data-Saving Feature, Now Lets You Control Video Quality
Tech Times
Netflix rolls out a new mobile data-saving feature to give users everywhere the power to control video quality and stay within the budget of their plans. Right off the bat, the updated app for Android and iOS will have the Cellular Data Usage setting ...
Netflix now lets you control how much data it uses when streaming from your smartphoneTechCrunch
Netflix Now Offers Cellular Data Controls for QualityDroid Life (press release) (blog)
Got unlimited data? Netflix now lets you get the highest quality on mobileArs Technica
Business Insider -VentureBeat -The Verge -CNET
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Computerworld

Why Microsoft won't extend the Windows 10 free upgrade offer
Computerworld
Microsoft today said it would, as it indicated last year, end the free Windows 10 upgrade offer on July 29. Today's reiteration shouldn't have come as a surprise: Windows 10 growth, largely spurred by the free upgrade, has slowed since September 2015 ...
Businesses can now buy apps in bulk from the Windows StorePCWorld
Windows 10 hit 300 million devices 6 months faster than Windows 7VentureBeat
Microsoft Teases Smartphone Hover GesturesPC Magazine
Wall Street Journal -InfoWorld -WinBeta -Windows IT Pro
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The Verge

New tech turns your skin into a touchscreen for your smartwatch
The Verge
New iPhone email apps use AI to get smarter, but is there a privacy problem? Next Story. Samsung accidentally leaked images of its Gear Fit 2 and Gear IconX · Science · Tech. New tech turns your skin into a touchscreen for your smartwatch. A team at ...
SkinTrack turns your whole forearm into a smartwatch interfaceDigital Trends
New tech turns your arm into a smart watch touchpadComputerworld
Researchers create wild skin-touch interface for tiny smart watchesMashable
CNET -Phys.Org -PCWorld -Gizmodo
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Discovery News

ALMA 'Weighs' Monster Black Hole to Highest Precision
Discovery News
Though we know black holes are kinda big, how do astronomers measure their mass? It's not as if we can go out there and simply “weigh” them. Fortunately, astronomers have many tricky ways to work out the mass of objects in the universe and black holes ...
UCI astronomers determine precise mass of a giant black holeEurekAlert (press release)
ALMA measures mass of black hole with extreme precisionAstronomy Magazine
Measuring a black hole 660 million times as massive as our sunPhys.Org
Daily Mail -The Space Reporter -RedOrbit -The Science Explorer
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TechCrunch

Apple's App Store search is completely broken right now
TechCrunch
Apple's App Store search is experiencing significant issues this morning, which, if allowed to continue for a longer period of time, could end up impacting app developers' sales. The problem is that keyword searches on the App Store are simply not ...
Search glitches hit iOS and Mac App Stores, concealing major apps [ux2]AppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Search problems in iOS & Mac App Stores, with major apps failing to show & incorrect results [Updated 2x]9 to 5 Mac
App Store search is failing more than usual with wonky search resultsMacworld
Mac Rumors -Digital Trends -USA TODAY -eWeek
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GameSpot

Persona 5 Release Date Announced for Japan, Watch New Trailer Here
GameSpot
The Persona 5 countdown clock has ended, and some big news has been announced. During a livestream event today, Atlus confirmed that Persona 5 will launch on September 15, 2016 in Japan. A release date for western markets has not been confirmed at ...
Altus live stream unveils Persona 5's new trailer and Japanese release dateDigital Trends
Watch a wild new Persona 5 trailerThe Verge
Persona 5 Will Be Released September 15 in JapanKotaku
TechnoBuffalo -Twinfinite -Gematsu -Game Revolution
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Fox News

NASA's Curiosity Rover on Mars is climbing a mountain despite wheel damage
Fox News
The rugged terrain on Mars is taking its toll on the six wheels of NASA's Curiosity rover, but the Red Planet robot should be able to complete its mountain-climbing science mission regardless, NASA officials said. NASA's car-size Curiosity rover has ...
Expandable Space Habitats Might Be Key To Successful Mars MissionHeadlines & Global News
NASA Confident Mars Curiosity Rover Mission Will Succeed Despite Wheel DamageNature World News
Guest column: Louisiana is contributing in the mission to MarsThe Advocate
SpacePolicyOnline.com
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