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The Government Is Suing AT&T For Deliberately Slowing Speeds For Unlimited Data Customers

The Federal Trade Commission has filed suit against AT&T, claiming that it neglected to inform its unlimited data customers that they could experience slow speeds when they reached a certain data l...

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Obama Administration Announces Final Gainful Employment Rule

For-profit colleges that don't produce graduates capable of paying off their student loans could soon face the wrath of the federal government. Schools with career-oriented programs that fail to...

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Physicists Have Finally Proved the Existence of a New Superconductive State, First Proposed 50 Years Ago

Scientists from Brown University in the US have finally proved that materials can conduct an electric current without resistance - an ability known as superconductivity - even when exposed to a mag...

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World on a string: Breakthrough fiberoptic cable 2,500X faster than fastest internet

Imagine downloading your favorite flick in 31 thousandths of a second. Such insane internet speeds are now a reality, with researchers rolling out a 255 terabits per second fiberoptic network which...

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Pope Francis Declares Evolution and Big Bang Theory Are Right and God Isn't 'a Magician With a Magic Wand'

The theories of evolution and the Big Bang are real and God is not “a magician with a magic wand”, Pope Francis has declared. Speaking at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, the Pope made commen...

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Google wants to flood your body with tiny magnets to search for disease

Google's ambition to cure death is beginning to take shape in a new product from its Google X division. Andrew Conrad, the head of the company's life sciences division, today announced the details ...

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Deepwater Horizon spill left an oil ring the size of Rhode Island at the bottom of the sea, study says

There's an oil ring the size of Rhode Island at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico and researchers say it belongs to oil company BP. According to a study published yesterday in Proceedings of the Nat...

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Teenagers Take Climate Change Lawsuit To The Supreme Court

A group of teenagers are suing the federal government, demanding it “take action to protect the atmosphere for future generations,” as reported by Grist. Their original lawsuit was filed in 2011...

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The New DNA Test That Prevents Your Skin From Ageing. This Is The Future, People.

If you could stop yourself from ever looking any older than you do now, would you do it? While it might seem like a concept that is still far away in the future, this kind of technology is fast bec...

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This Free App Will Solve Math Problems For You

Need more help with math problems than a calculator can provide? There’s now an app for that. PhotoMath promises to help solve simple linear equations and other math problems by *“reading”* ques...

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These robots use static electricity to move boxes, fruits, and iPads

Did you know that the same forces that generate static electricity can be strong enough to pick up and move boxes, crates, and other objects? A robot startup named GrabIt is making mechanical "hand...

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Samsung's new induction stovetop projects 'virtual flames' onto pots and pans

Samsung put its Chef Collection series of high-end kitchen appliances front and center at CES last January, and they've stayed in the spotlight throughout the year. The newest addition to the lineu...

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Ford and Honda stop collisions before they happen with pedestrian detection

Oblivious pedestrians can avoid Darwin’s Law more readily now that mass market automakers Ford and Honda are rolling out pedestrian detection and braking systems. The automakers combine radars and ...

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Soon You'll Be Able To Detect Cancer Using Your Smartphone

The thing about cancer is that you need to catch it early. Once it spreads, it becomes harder and harder to treat. But part of the problem is making yourself go to the doctor in the first place; a ...

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Walker Administration/WI DOJ appealing 120 Sing Along tickets that were thrown out

I haven't offered an update on the Solidarity Sing Along in a while, but it is still going strong. The sing along is a noon-hour singing protest that has occurred at the Wisconsin State Capitol eve...

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