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Video game lets players walk a mile in pipeline builder’s shoes

Canadian energy companies can only wish building pipelines was as easy as topping <i>Pipeline Pursuit's</i> leaderboard.<p><i>Pipeline Pursuit</i> is a new video game targeting the ultimate niche audience: the pipeline crowd. The game debuted Tuesday at the International Pipeline Exposition in Calgary, serving as …

This Shelf Automatically Waters Your Plants

Far too many thirsty plants die from the neglect of their distracted owners. To spare both plant lives and human hassle, Amsterdam-based startup Pikaplant has designed a shelf that automatically waters flowers, perennials, and ferns, so you don’t have to.<p>The steel frame of this low-maintenance …

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Post-It’s New App Blurs The Line Between Real Notes And Virtual Ones

Computers and Post-its have always had a weird synergy. There’s no shortage of apps out there that allow you to drop a virtual Post-it on your desktop or smartphone. Heck, OS X even has one built-in. But Post-it’s latest iPhone app, Post-it Plus, is about way more than just creating digital sticky …

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Wearable Drone Nixie Flies Up From Your Wrist

Watches are out; drones are in.<p>Sure, Apple's new smart watch brings smartphone features to users' wrists, but can it fly free and take video in the air? The Nixie, which has none of the features of a watch other than wrist-wearability, is a drone for people who like robots as fashion statements, as …

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CDC confirms first Ebola case diagnosed in the United States

(Reuters) - U.S. health officials said on Tuesday the first patient infected with the deadly Ebola virus had been diagnosed in the country after flying from Liberia to Texas, in a new sign of how the outbreak ravaging West Africa can spread globally.<p>The patient sought treatment six days after …

3DS and the Swiss Army Knife Problem

By most reasonable standards, it’s been a difficult year financially for Nintendo. The company has continued to see operating losses amid sluggish …

Windows 10 Continuum Mode Explained

Google+ users can now restrict who sees their content, based on age and location

Starting today, Google is now giving Google+ users a bit more control over who is able to view there posts and who isn’t. Specifically, there are a few different options like only allowing viewers who are 18+, 21+ or even the ability to restrict based on location.<p>Keep in mind that this is an “all …

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Samsung Gear VR Demos Arrive at Best Buy

There’s a ton of buzz around virtual reality thanks to impressive headsets from Oculus, Sony and Samsung, but there’s still no easy way for most …

Google Increases Maximum Chrome Bug Bounty to $15,000

Google today announced it is expanding its bug bounty program for Google Chrome. In short, the company will pay more and offer more recognition to the security community.<p>The reward pricing range has been increased from $500-$5,000 to $500-$15,000 per bug. Google is even going to back-pay valid …

Matchstick and Mozilla Debut $25 Firefox OS Dongle

Matchstick and Mozilla today announced its open-source take on the Chromecast: a $25 Firefox OS-powered HDMI dongle. The streaming Internet and media stick will be available first through Kickstarter, in the hopes to drive down the price tag.<p>Jack Chang, Matchstick General Manager in the US, …

Google offers schools unlimited Drive storage for students and teachers

Google wants to make backpacks a thing of the past by letting students store all of their files online, and it's going to start giving students enough space to actually do that. Students, teachers, and anyone else using a Google Apps for Education account will soon be given unlimited storage and …

Apple Watch introduction video updated with tweaked hardware and UI elements

Apple re-uploaded its Apple Watch introduction video to YouTube today with a few small changes to the design of the device. It seems the company’s initial renders of the watch were not as accurate as they could have been, as the new version—which also appears on Apple.com now—sports a noticeably …

Microsoft unveils its new Windows 10 operating system

Microsoft has unveiled its new Windows operating system, and has given it a surprising name: Windows 10.<p>Most in the techie media had expected …

Windows 10: Nine things you need to know

Have burning questions about Microsoft's operating system? Here are some answers.<p>Windows 10 has arrived. I've spent the last nine months running the Windows Technical Preview on desktops, laptops and tablets, watching it evolve from interesting concept to my primary operating system.<p>If you're new …

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