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Nissan's 2.5-liter Altima engine borrows clever efficiency tech from the GT-R - Roadshow

15 minutes ago   |   CNET

Drop-in cylinder liners? Who needs 'em!
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NASA plans fake asteroid impact exercise to see how people respond

NASA plans fake asteroid impact exercise to see how people respond

35 minutes ago   |   SlashGear

NASA and FEMA both plan to participate in a ‘tabletop exercise' with international partners that will help the agencies form a plan for responding to a real-life emergency...
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Age-verification tech could usher in vending machines for beer and weed

Age-verification tech could usher in vending machines for beer and weed

51 minutes ago   |   Digital Trends

Ever dreamed of being able to get an ice-cold beer from a vending machine? One of the problems with this idea is how customers prove that they're of drinking age. One startup...
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Days Gone tech analysis: Bend Studios' Unreal world under the microscope

1 hour ago   |   N4G   |   2 articles

After more than seven years in development, Days Gone has finally arrived, delivering Bend Studio's take on the zombie apocalypse. It's a large-scale open world experience with...
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Award-winning AR game Crimson will help you learn Arabic and English

2 hours ago   |   148Apps   |   2 articles

Crimson , from up-and-coming dev team Sakura.Jo, is an educational game that makes smart use of AR tech to teach players both Arabic and English in a way that's fun, funny, and...
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UK health minister leans on social media platforms to delete anti-vax content

2 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Social media-fuelled anti-vaxxer propaganda is the latest online harm the U.K. government is targeting. Speaking on BBC Radio 4's Today program this morning health secretary...
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New Robust Device May Scale up Quantum Tech, Researchers Say

New Robust Device May Scale up Quantum Tech, Researchers Say

2 hours ago   |   R&D Magazine

NewsStudy shows evidence of topological superconductivity in planar structures. Contributed Author: Purdue UniversityTopics: HPC/Supercomputing
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Tech fixes can't protect us from disinformation campaigns

2 hours ago   |   Phys.org

More than technological fixes are needed to stop countries from spreading disinformation on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, according to two experts.
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Harvard looks to the natural world to make its snake robots even faster

Harvard looks to the natural world to make its snake robots even faster

2 hours ago   |   Digital Trends

Researchers from Harvard have found a way to make its snake robots faster. The secret? Using a Japanese paper craft called kirigami to better grip the ground, just like a real...
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Top 5 accessories for the Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite

Top 5 accessories for the Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite

3 hours ago   |   AndroidPhoneFans

So you just picked up a new Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite. We said that it's the best Android tablet in its class , and you can pick one up for only $299.99 on Amazon. It's a great...
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Facebook broke Canadian privacy law, according to regulators

Facebook broke Canadian privacy law, according to regulators

Privacy regulators in Canada have determined that Facebook broke local privacy laws by mishandling user data. On Thursday, the regulators announced that they would be taking... Read more ...

The Space Age Invades Marvel's Cinematic Universe

The Space Age Invades Marvel's Cinematic Universe

As the forces of the universe muster against the ultimate villain Thanos for "Avengers: Endgame" (2019), Space.com took a look back at how the MCU has related to outer space. Read more ...

Days Gone review

Days Gone review

Days Gone's predictable story is littered with repetitive missions, shoddy stealth and gunplay, and needless survival mechanics. It's riddled with performance issues, like... Read more ...

Fortnite Avengers Endgame challenges guide: Iron Man repulsors and Infinity...

Fortnite Avengers Endgame challenges guide: Iron Man repulsors and Infinity Stones

The Fortnite Avengers Endgame event is finally here! Players can play as either the heroes or Thanos' army. This limited time event comes with its own challenges including... Read more ...

10 best deals from Best Buy's big 4-day sale: iPhones, laptops, 4K TVs, and more

10 best deals from Best Buy's big 4-day sale: iPhones, laptops, 4K TVs, and more

There isn't anything special about the last few days of April, but apparently Best Buy doesn't need any excuses to host a big limited-time shopping event. For no discernible... Read more ...

Verizon 5G confirmed for these 20 cities next

Verizon 5G confirmed for these 20 cities next

Slowly but surely, carriers have started rolling out their mobile 5G networks. Though Verizon wasn't the first to get its mobile 5G network off the ground - that distinction... Read more ...

Mario Kart Tour beta sign up begins now

Mario Kart Tour beta sign up begins now

Though Mario Kart Tour has been announced as the next mobile title from Nintendo, we don't know much about it yet. That will all change next month, as Nintendo has announced a... Read more ...

New Nintendo Switch: everything we want to see from the next Switch console

New Nintendo Switch: everything we want to see from the next Switch console

New Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch 2, Switch Pro, Switch Mini, or a pair of new Switch consoles - whatever the new handheld from Nintendo is called, there's going to be at... Read more ...

Respawn won't rush Apex Legends updates so that it can ‘avoid crunch'

Respawn won't rush Apex Legends updates so that it can ‘avoid crunch'

Apex Legends was a massive hit out of the gate , but since then, many players have complained about a lack of content updates, especially compared to the constantly changing... Read more ...

CIA officially launches its Instagram account

CIA officially launches its Instagram account

As of Thursday morning , the US's Central Intelligence Agency has launched its very own Instagram account, verification badge and all. The launch came as no real surprise... Read more ...