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London research institute threatens to move meetings outside Britain after Brexit

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:37
Head of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, wrote to the UK Home Secretary expressing his concern and said such blockades represent a 'significant threat' to UK science.
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London research institute threatens to move meetings outside Britain after Brexit

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:37
Head of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, wrote to the UK Home Secretary expressing his concern and said such blockades represent a 'significant threat' to UK science.
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Politicians around world call for Mark Zuckerberg to answer questions over Facebook's fake news 

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:28
Facebook say Zuckerberg (pictured) cannot attend 'every parliament' as the multi-billionaire snubs calls by Tory MP Damian Collins (inset) and other nations to answer questions over fake news.
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Politicians around world call for Mark Zuckerberg to answer questions over Facebook's fake news 

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:28
Facebook say Zuckerberg (pictured) cannot attend 'every parliament' as the multi-billionaire snubs calls by Tory MP Damian Collins (inset) and other nations to answer questions over fake news.
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Facebook admits its new $200 ‘Portal’ device does listen to your conversations

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:27
Facebook says it does not listen to, view or keep the contents of your portal video calls. The devices, which ship this month in the US, are meant to help family and friends stay in touch.
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Three huge asteroids up to 100 feet wide will skim past Earth THIS WEEKEND, Nasa warns

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:19
Scientists at Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California predict that the largest of the space rocks, dubbed 2018 VR1, is around the length of a blue whale.
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Music that really IS out of this world: Scientists create beautiful symphony of Mars sunset

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:14
Researchers at Anglia Ruskin University and University of Exeter created the piece of music by scanning photographs of the sunset pixel by pixel from left to right.
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Tesla appoints female Australian telecoms executive Robyn Denholm to replace Elon Musk as chairman 

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:39
Tesla has appointed Robyn Denholm as chairman, replacing Elon Musk after his controversial behavior and tweets about taking the company private forced him to step aside.
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Tesla appoints female Australian telecoms executive Robyn Denholm to replace Elon Musk as chairman 

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:39
Tesla has appointed Robyn Denholm as chairman, replacing Elon Musk after his controversial behavior and tweets about taking the company private forced him to step aside.
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WW1 recording captures second the chaos of war stopped dead

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:34
Captured on the American front near the River Moselle, the artillery sound ranging film provides a poignant insight into how the end of the war sounded to those on the frontline.
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WhatsApp hoax warning of 'Martinelli' video that says it will wipe your phone is a fake

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:22
Cyber security firm Sophos, based in Abington, say that no such video exists and warn that the another scam will ask them to pay for premium services and will hack your device.
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Radars, Cameras, and Lidar: How Self-Driving Cars See the Road

Wired - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:00
Autonomous vehicles use several technologies to create their maps of the world, and (hopefully) not run over humans.
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Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 (2018) Review: Impressive Features, Design

Wired - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:00
Microsoft’s ultralight PC is back with faster processing and longer, 10-hour battery life.
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A DJI Bug Exposed Drone Photos and User Data

Wired - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:00
Researchers found that they could compromise DJI's single sign-on tokens, similar to the issue behind Facebook's massive breach this September.
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Eye, Robot: Fascinating video shows tiny robots swimming through an EYEBALL

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 05:32
Researchers led by the Max Planck Institute for Medical Research in Germany have invented microrobots which can be controlled using magnets and driven through the eyeball to deliver drugs.
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A black hole TEN times heavier than the sun is spinning at almost the speed of light

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 05:24
Observation's from Nasa's Chandra telescope and India's AstroSat found the black hole is spinning at 90 per cent of the speed of light and sucking up dust, gas and other celestial debris.
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Northern white rhino could be saved from extinction with cousin's DNA

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 05:21
There are only two northern white rhinos left in the wild - a pair of females guarded around the clock by armed guards at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya.
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Thanksgiving Tip: Butterball's Turkey Talk-Line Adds Alexa

Wired - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 05:05
This Thanksgiving season, the Butterball hotline adds Amazon Alexa to its turkey toolkit, among other new features.
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Google Chrome to crack down on invasive, misleading ads

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 04:31
Google Chrome have announced that they are cracking down on dubious pop-up adverts on their site. The California based company owns the world's most popular internet browser.
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Clever Tech Keeps America's Disabled Farmers on the Job

Wired - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 04:00
One in five American farmers has some sort of disability, and they rely on a cornucopia of tools from services like AgrAbility and Breaking New Ground to keep putting food on everyone's table.
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