Tim Duffield

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Google wants you to easily share files between Android and iOS

As handy as services like AirDrop or Android Beam may be for shuffling content between nearby devices, they're platform-exclusive. That's not much help if you want to share photos from your Android phone to an iPhone, or vice versa. However, Google may soon overcome that barrier. <i>Android Police</i>,</i> …

Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Warg faces lengthy jail term

<b>Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Warg has been sentenced to three-and-a-half years in prison for hacking into computers and illegally downloading files.</b><p>He and a co-defendant were convicted of breaking into computers owned by technology services giant CSC by a Danish court.<p>They downloaded police and …

Social Security

Burkina Faso crisis: Army 'must give power to civilians'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1120000/1120630_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522569309_0c253e8f913e8833a2b873bd44a6e695<p><b>Military leaders now in control of Burkina Faso must hand power to civilians or face consequences, the United Nations and African Union say.</b><p>UN West …

Africa

Camera-Toting Drones Are Coming To Hollywood

Movie producers are now exempt from the FAA's ban on commercial drones. But is it too little, too late?<p>After four years of lobbying by the Motion Picture Association of America, the Federal Aviation Administration announced yesterday that movie producers can fly drones to shoot film. This is good …

With the 2014 Climate Summit behind us, environmentalists ponder: what about our forests?

Changing Planet<p>I am an optimist. I celebrate the rescue of even a single pangolin despite knowing the species is <i>critically endangered</i> and that the odds of their continued existence are poor. When I undertake a tree planting in Borneo, I will celebrate the planting of a mere few dozen critically …

Meet the Fish That Can't Get Jet-Lagged

Birds have ’em. Bees have ’em. Even bacteria have circadian rhythms, the ramping up and slowing down of internal functions that signals organisms to …

Biology

Newfound Molecule in Space Dust Offers Clues to Life's Origins

The discovery of a strangely branched organic molecule in the depths of interstellar space has capped a decades-long search for the carbon-bearing …