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Google just launched a 'Crisis Info Hub' to help with Europe's worst refugee crisis in 60 years

Huge numbers of migrants and refugees coming to the continent are equipped with smartphones, and use them to find information, communicate, and navigate their way to their destination.<p>It has transformed relief efforts, with aid workers offered a new way to contact people who need their new help. It …

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Pacific nation creates marine reserve the size of California

The tiny Pacific island nation of Palau has announced plans to create one of the world’s largest marine reserves, becoming the latest country to bolster protection of its ocean resources from threats like illegal fishing.<p>Often cited as an “underwater wonder of the world,” the ocean that surrounds …

Photo Friday: Camera-Buying Guide

Is buying a camera any less stressful than buying a car? There are a dizzying number of options, buttons and knobs to consider. But unlike an automobile, most cameras look pretty similar from afar.<p>So forget looks: consider how you’ll actually use a camera. Whether you’re only taking photos of the …

Catholic synod moves closer on Communion for remarried divorcees

The Catholic Church inched closer to giving Communion to remarried divorcees under a measure narrowly approved Saturday at a contentious meeting of priests, bishops and cardinals at the Vatican.<p>The synod's final statement, meanwhile, said there is "no foundation whatsoever" for homosexual marriage, …

YouTubers feel ‘coerced’ into new Red subscription service

Earlier this week, Google announced that it is finally introducing its subscription model for YouTube, but it has the community creators on the site reeling from the uncertainty.<p>YouTube Red is a $10 monthly service that gives you access to everything on the video service but without ads. Members …

Mexico at risk of flash floods and mudslides in wake of hurricane Patricia

Mexico,Hurricanes,Natural disasters and extreme weather,Americas,World news,Enrique Peña Nieto<p>Category 5 hurricane is downgraded to tropical storm as winds fall to 50 mph over land, but 400,000 people live in still-vulnerable areas, experts say

Popcorn Time got burned, now all we have is Butter

Over the past week, torrent-based movie and TV streaming service Popcorn Time has been slowly disintegrating. Under mounting pressure from legal and moral issues, a key segment of the development team split off. Creators tried to lift Popcorn Time technology out of the ethical Internet gray area in …

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