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Tiny wireless light kept aloft with ultrasonic waves

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Fri, 2018-02-23 06:37

Researchers use ultrasonic waves to keep a tiny LED floating in mid air while powering it wirelessly through induction. Stuart McDill reports. Video provided by Reuters

       
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New Soderbergh movie shot entirely on iPhone premieres in Berlin

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 20:41

Actress Claire Foy talks about making smartphone film 'Unsane' at the film's world premiere at the Berlin film festival. (no reporter narration) Video provided by Reuters

       
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Uber to aggressively invest in Southeast Asia

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 20:23

Uber's CEO pledged to continue investing aggressively in Southeast Asia even though the U.S. ride hailing firm expects to lose money in the fast-growing market. Aleksandra Michalska reports. Video provided by Reuters

       
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Crooks may be using Amazon self-published books to launder money

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 20:22

Several authors had had their identities stolen.

       
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Everything you need to know about Airbnb's newest features event

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 20:18

There were a lot of new announcements.

       
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Turns out Europe's original artists were Ice Age cavemen

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 20:13

New evidence suggests ice age cavemen were the first artists in Europe.

       
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Airbnb adds loyalty program, site inspections as new rules restrict core business

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 18:20

Airbnb on Thursday added four new property types to its existing line up, new tiers of service, listings for specific travel types and a loyalty program.

       
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Kylie Jenner sends Snap stock tumbling with a tweet

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 18:03

The reality TV star has power in her tweets.

       
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Bill Gates is pretty bad at guessing grocery prices, as evidenced by his appearance on 'Ellen'

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 17:00

The Microsoft co-founder played a 'Grocery Bills' game on 'Ellen.' It did not go well.

       
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Lighthouse security camera uses self-driving car tech to peek on your family

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 16:57

Smart camera leverages artificial intelligence, 3D sensors and facial recognition to find clips of certain family members.

       
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Apple's Airpods will get more Siri support, water resistance: report

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:45

New models of the wireless earbuds are expected to roll out this year.

       
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Microsoft Reveals Windows 10 on ARM Limitations

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
The ARM version of Windows 10 will run most things, but not everything and you may be disappointed.
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Swype Keyboard's Android and iOS Apps Discontinued

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
The app once referred to as the 'grand-daddy of swiping keyboards' is going away.
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Samsung Squeezes 30TB Into a 2.5-Inch SSD

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
These drives are aimed at the enterprise market, but consumer-friendly versions will appear eventually.
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Amazon Makes Whole Foods More Rewarding for Prime Members

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
If you are a Prime member and use a Prime Rewards Visa Card, expect 5 percent back on Whole Foods purchases.
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Flight Sim Labs Fights Piracy by Installing Malware

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
Company owner tells customers not to worry as they only activate the malware if you are a pirate.
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How Far Should We Go to Reduce Traffic Deaths?

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
Roadway fatalities have risen for the second straight year, but technology can help stem this tragic
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Pixel Owners Report Battery Life, Overheating Problems

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
The problems appear to be related to Google's February security patch.
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Report: Samsung Galaxy S9 to Support 3D Emoji

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
Samsung's Galaxy S9 will support Apple Animoji-esque 3D emoji, according to reports.
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Twitter Kills Mac Desktop App

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2018-02-22 15:26
Twitter is ditching its desktop client for Mac and recommending that people use...Twitter.com.
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