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Destiny Loot Cave: Video Shows Moon Legendary Engram Farming; Gold Chests Moon, Earth, Venus, and Mars Also

Destiny now has a new loot cave with “instant spawn” rate, according to one Redditor this week. A poster on Reddit said as much this...

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    Windows Phone’s Future Success Lies at the Low-End, Says Alcatel Vice-President

    Microsoft has succeeded in attracting more than two dozen new hardware partners to its Windows Phone platform during the last year alone, representing stunning growth that could... Read more

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    All That You Need to Know About New ‘Google Inbox’

    In a bit of a surprise announcement today, Google decided to announce a new product of theirs’. “Years in the making”, Google says that Inbox, though developed by the... Read more

  • FILE- In this April 17, 2007 file photo, exhibitors of the Google company work on laptop computers in front of an illuminated sign of the Google logo at the industrial fair Hannover Messe in Hanover, Germany. Google is starting to accept requests from Europeans who want to erase unflattering information from the results produced by the world's dominant search engine. The demands can be submitted on a Web page that Google opened late Thursday, May 29, 2014, in response to a landmark ruling issued two weeks ago by Europe's highest court. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer, File)

    Are You iPhone Owner? Google Helps You Switch to Android

    There are several reasons why some iPhone users might want to change to an Android based Smartphone but is it as easy as it sounds?... Read more

  • Catherine Devine, 22, reads instant messages on her laptop screen at her home in Kings Park, NY, on Sept. 26, 2011. Devine had her first of several brushes with online harassment in seventh grade, before she'd even ventured onto the Internet. A report released Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, by the Pew Research Center found that nearly three-quarters of American adults who use the Internet have witnessed online harassment. Forty percent have experienced it themselves. (AP Photo/Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

    Survey: Harassment a Common Part of Online Life

    NEW YORK—A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life. The first-of-its-kind report by... Read more

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    Pirate Bay Blockade: Cost of Blocking Sites Like TPB Detailed for the First Time

    The cost of the blockade of Pirate Bay and similar websites has been revealed in detail and it’s really high. The financial information was included... Read more

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    Web App Is Like ‘Google Maps’ for the Brain

    A new online tool for scientists and doctors called Golgi makes it easy to explore the brain of a rat. The web app, unveiled today,... Read more

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    Windows 10: Wi-fi Charms Bar Connections Updated in 986X

    Microsoft is expected to release a new build of the technical preview for Windows 10 in the very near future, according to their own words and now we... Read more

  • FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 file photo, Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella speaks to students in New Delhi. On Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, Nadella spoke at an event for women in computing held in Phoenix, saying women don't need to ask for a raise. They should just trust the system. He was asked to give his advice to women who are uncomfortable requesting a raise. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

    G-series, Australia and Linux, All Part of Microsoft’s Cloud Announcements

    Satya Nadella took to the stage today in San Francisco where he and Scott Guthrie outlined the company’s latest additions to its Azure platform and sprinkled in a... Read more

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    Microsoft Blocks 10 Million Spam Messages per Minute

    Spam mail is an issue for everyone but when you are the provider of the email account, it is up to you to figure out... Read more

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    Pre-Order Your Nexus 9 Now on Play Store

    Google finally seems to be getting their shipping act together as the Nexus 9, the first tablet to come with Android Lollipop installed, is now available for pre-order at the... Read more

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    Is Sending Shoppers Ads by Bluetooth Just a Bit Creepy?

    Using Bluetooth wireless networking to send information to nearby smartphones, beacon technology could transform how retailers engage with their customers. But customers will notice how... Read more

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    3D Models Can Bring Quicker, Greener, Cheaper Construction

    The latest advance used to help design new buildings and conserve our historic ones is a range of 3D modelling technologies. Using 3D models at... Read more

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    Atomically Thin Material Generates Electricity

    Engineers have demonstrated that a single atomic layer of molybdenum disulfide (MoS2) can generate an electrical voltage when it’s stretched or compressed. The effect is... Read more

  • The current prototype is the size of the head of a ballpoint pen. Researchers hope to design a next-generation implant one-tenth that size. The goal is to produce smaller devices that could be used to create a network of electrodes to study the brains of experimental animals in ways not currently possible. (Arbabian Lab/Stanford School of Engineering)

    Ultrasound Powers Devices Deep Inside the Body

    Researchers would like to place very small implants deep inside our bodies to monitor health or treat pain. But providing electric power to implants without... Read more

  • Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the new Apple iPad Air 2 during an event at Apple headquarters on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 in Cupertino, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    iPad Air 2 vs Galaxy Tab S vs Surface Pro 3 Specs, and Side by Side Comparisons Videos

    The iPad Air 2 is being compared with the Galaxy Tab and the Surface Pro 3. The latest Apple device was revealed on Thursday during... Read more

  • Pro-democracy protesters stand behind barricades as police stand guard on the other side on Lung Wo Road, one of the major roadways in Hong Kong, on Oct. 14, 2014. (Benjamin Chasteen/Epoch Times)

    New US Program Will Change Internet Forever

    The Internet as we know it may soon be changed forever by a project the Pentagon is developing behind closed doors and with little mention... Read more