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Space tech company Satellogic has raised $27 million in a Series B round led by Chinese internet giant Tencent, and with participation by CrunchFund (disclosure: co-founded by TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington). The company also launches...Show More Summary
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A huge compilation of Microsoft's proprietary Windows 10 software code has been leaked online, according to the Register. The leak contains more than 32 terabytes of data and includes both the Windows 10 source code and other code intended only for internal use at Microsoft, the Register reported. Show More Summary
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Stock falls 13 percent in one day after bad sales numbers.
Even after losing a limb, brain activity associated with imagined movements can be read by an fMRI brain scanner and used to control a computer character
A tech worker once publicly berated for his negative comments on the homeless population is floating an idea to put people living without shelter on a cruise ship. In an interview with The Guardian, Greg Gopman, a serial entrepreneur...Show More Summary
When it debuted in 2002, the Roomba captured the public's attention. No one had ever seen such a clever vacuum cleaner, let alone one that was hands-free. Fifteen years later, Roomba creator Joe Jones may have come up with the next ground-dwelling superstar, only this time the machine works outside. Here's what Tertill is all about. Show More Summary
Covert program draws on the NSA, CIA, and US Cyber Command.
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Google kills Gmail's most controversial feature.
Richard Prum, Coe Professor at Yale University and author of “The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex,” reveals details of Darwin's theory on gender. This particular hypothesis was not well accepted, even years after Darwin's first publication. Show More Summary
"Mallory expressed surprise at seeing some secure message history."
Years later, minority students go to competitive colleges as often as whites.
Either way, Microsoft assures us that Windows 10 S would have been immune.