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Navy Sends Out An H.O.S. Challenge—Hack Our Ship—To Woo Millennial Tech Talent

If you’re looking to serve your country with science—but not don the uniform—Uncle Sam has a job for you.<p>Hey millennials: Uncle Sam wants you …No uniform required.<p>Looking to tap cyber talent in the private sector, the U.S. Navy has been holding a series of hackathons. The challenge: Find a way to …

FCC head puts the brakes on new ISP privacy rules

Without them, broadband companies will have free access to customers' browsing habits.<p>In the latest chip at net neutrality, Federal Communications Commission has Chairman Ajit Pai has moved to put a halt to a set of privacy rules designed to shield customers' personal data from internet service …

3 Mountains Taller Than Everest

<b>by James Hunt</b><p>At almost 30,000 feet, Mount Everest may seem like it's as tall and as high a mountain as has ever existed. But the title of Tallest …

GM shifting jobs to Mexico -- from Canada

It's not just U.S. workers that are angry about losing auto jobs to Mexico. A union in Canada is decrying a decision by General Motors to cut 600 jobs there and shift production to Mexico.<p>The plant in Ingersoll, Ontario, makes the Chevrolet Equinox and the GMC Terrain SUVs. While production of a …

German‎ watchdog suspected VW scam on CO2 emissions: report

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s motor industry watchdog raised suspicions Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) was using prototype vehicles to lower carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in tests in 2015 soon after VW’s manipulation of diesel emissions tests was uncovered, the Berliner Zeitung newspaper reported on …

Re-Energized Dollar Looms Over the Rest of the World

On Wall Street, the rising dollar has been one of the most visible signals of growing optimism in the U.S. economy. For many other countries, it spells trouble. Most analysts expect the U.S. currency to strengthen in 2017, extending a gain that has boosted the value of the dollar by more than …

This Artist Creates Huge Celebrity Portraits Using Only Donuts

The images on the screen you’re reading this article on at this very moment are made up of pixels, and that goes for any other digitally rendered …

From head transplants to space tourism: the innovations set to change the world in 2017

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Mount Rushmore Turns 75: Pictures

Banks urged to tighten security as hacks continue

The global banking system is (still) under attack.<p>SWIFT, the messaging network that connects the world's banks, says it has identified new hacks targeting its members, and it is warning them to beef up security in the face of "ongoing attacks." It did not name the banks affected.<p>The warning follows …

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What to Know About the Ancient Olympics

In the walk-up to the 2016 Summer Olympics, which officially open in Rio on Friday, many fear a Russian doping scandal and infrastructure gaps in the …