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Dog-human bonding may be 40000-year-old: study
Business Standard
Dogs may have been domesticated by humans about 27,000 to 40,000 years ago, much earlier than previously thought, according to a new analysis of ancient wolf DNA. Earlier genome-based estimates have suggested that the ancestors of modern-day dogs ...
dog domestication much older than previously thoughtABC Online
Dog Domestication and Close Relationship Between Humans and Dogs since ...Times Gazette
Domestic dogs have been our 'best friends' for much longer than previously ...National Monitor
Zee News -The Japan Times -Microfinance Monitor
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Report: Planktons Are Much More Than an Ordinary Whale Food
Apex Beats
A startling study sheds light on the diversity of plankton. The microscopic organism can perform numerous functions. Plankton is one of the basic components of Earth's food chain. It makes nearly 90 percent of the mass of marine life in oceans. More than half ...
Here's What a Massive 5-Year Study of Ocean Life RevealsTIME
Tara Oceans Consortium Describes Diversity of Global Ocean MicrobiomeGenomeWeb
Ancient creatures tell a climate taleWorcester Telegram
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Uber's experimental cars are driving around Pittsburgh
It looks like Uber's robotics lab is now up and running -- the Pittsburgh Business Times has just spotted one of its test cars marked "Uber Advanced Technologies Center" driving around the city. If you recall, the ridesharing company teamed up with Carnegie ...
Uber's Experimental Self-Driving Car Spotted In PittsburghNews Every day
Uber Moves One Step Closer To Creating Self-Driving CarsUbergizmo (blog)
Uber is one step closer to picking you up in a self-driving carFortune

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Watch Support 3 Additional MobileFirst Apps
Benchmark Monitor
Among the latest report concerning Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) watch, it was revealed that the watch is going to encompass three additional MobileFirst apps with the joint collaboration of Apple and IBM. On Thursday, Apple and IBM have announced the ...
Apple, IBM roll Apple Watch support into three MobileFirst appsApple Insider
Apple Watch support is coming to IBM's enterprise appsEngadget
Apple Watch Gets First OS UpdatePC Magazine
CNET -New York Times -Fast Company
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Facebook Messenger to Show Information About First-Time Senders
Facebook is rolling out another major feature to its standalone Messenger that will offer publicly available contextual information of first-time senders on the app. The feature can be immensely useful for Messenger app - which has over 600 million users - and ...
Facebook Messenger now gives context about the people contacting youMashable
Facebook Messenger video calling is now available worldwideBetaNews
Facebook Messenger Adds Contextual Information on First-Time SendersSocialTimes
Tech Times -LearnBonds -Ubergizmo (blog)
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Hindustan Times

Snowden files: NSA planned to hack Google app store for surveillance
Hindustan Times
The US National Security Agency developed plans to hack into data links to app stores operated by Google and Samsung to plant spyware on smartphones, a media report said Thursday. The online news site The Intercept said US intelligence developed the ...
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NSA planned to spy on smartphones via Google and Samsung app storesTech2
NSA Planned To Sneak-Attack App Stores To Put Spyware On SmartphonesGizmodo Australia
CNNMoney -ZDNet -PCWorld
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Bigger is better? Apple is reportedly working on 12-inch iPad
The Cupertino tech giant is reportedly developing a 12-inch version of the iPad that would sport several features its smaller 9.7-inch and 7.9-inch counterparts lack, like the ability to view two apps side-by-side and allow several log-in accounts. See also: How ...
Apple plans features such as dual-app viewing and multi-login, to resurrect ...Firstpost
Apple to unveil iPad split-screen mode in June: ReportTimes of India
iOS 9: Split Screen Mode, Multi-User Login to be Key New Features, Apple to ...Yibada (English Edition)
NDTV -Latinos Post -iDigitalTimes AU
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Firefox will look at your history to show Suggested Tile ads
Starting next week, Firefox beta users will start seeing "Suggested" tiles whenever they open a new tab. These are ad tiles clearly marked as such (see bottom left above), which are a separate entity from the Directory tiles Mozilla launched in 2014. See ...
Firefox Will Show Ads Based On Your Browsing HistoryGeek Snack
Firefox for iPhone and iPad enters beta testing phasePhone Arena
Mozilla to bring sponsored 'Suggested Tiles' to Firefox tab pagegearburn
MIT Technology Review -Ubergizmo (blog) -Telecompaper (subscription)
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Antarctic glaciers once thought stable now thawing fast - study
PARIS Glaciers in part of Antarctica have started to thaw fast, adding to sea level rise that threatens coasts and cities from New York to Shanghai, a team of scientists said in a study published on Thursday. Another expert in the field however immediately cast ...

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Pizza! Bad answer for your security question
SAN FRANCISCO - Bad news for security questions--it turns out lots of people love pizza. You know those annoying security questions you have to answer when you sign up for some online accounts, so you can recover your password if you forget it? A study ...

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