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The next 10 years in car tech will make the last 30 look like just a warm-up

“It’s difficult to make predictions, especially about the future.”<p>Sure, it’s a wry remark about the accuracy of superfluous prognostication but that …

Driverless Cars

Social Media Management Company Sprinklr Raises $46M, Now Valued At More Than $1B

Sprinklr just announced that it has raised $46 million in new funding, at what it says is a valuation of more than $1 billion.<p>The round was led by existing investors Battery Ventures, Intel Capital, and Iconiq Capital and brings the company’s total funding to $123.5 million. (Sprinklr’s last …

Media Industry

Microsoft's new Surface 3 tablet runs full Windows, not RT

How many times have we said that the Surface would be great, if not for its OS? The truth is, the Surface RT and Surface 2 were lovely, well-crafted things, with great screens, solid build quality and long battery life. We just wished they could run the full gamut of desktop programs, in part to …

Samsung Galaxy S6 review

It’s not okay to make a cheap-looking phone anymore.<p>Now that Apple is finally making big phones, and even the cheapest Android phones feel nice, we all expect more from Samsung — and rightly so. A flagship phone has to be great or it’s going to get laughed out of the room. If the Galaxy S6 was …

Phones

Join Us! Become a Brazil 2014 Curator

Hello fans!<p>The 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil begins on June 12, 2014, and you’re invited to help curate a very special Flipboard magazine about your favorite team.<p>When the matches begin, Flipboard will publish a dedicated magazine for each of the 32 participating World Cup nations — from Team Algeria …

Your Brain Isn't Equipped to Deal With the Heartbleed Bug

You might be scrambling to come up with a new password after news Tuesday of a vicious software bug that leaves our bank information, credit card …

Heartbleed Bug

Indiana freshman star Noah Vonleh will enter the 2014 NBA Draft

The 6-foot-10 forward is expected to be selected in the top 10.<p><b>More: Draft coverage | Bracket Hub | NCAA tourney videos</b><p>Indiana's Noah Vonleh told …

Gregg Marshall wins Henry Iba Coach of the Year award

The Shockers' season is over, but the slew of regular-season coach-of-the-year awards are about to pile in for Marshall.<p><b>More NCAA hoops: Tournament</b> …

SAT's about-face on essay presents colleges with a tough question

The College Board's decision to make the essay portion of its influential SAT exam optional is setting off a national debate among colleges and universities about whether to require applicants to take it.<p>Beyond the potential effect on students, the March 5 announcement about the upcoming test …

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Nigeria protests to South Africa over Cape Town beating

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1059000/1059534_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522451673_30d4a9966359852d520db72b177eb402<p><b>Nigeria has protested to South Africa about a "merciless attack" by police on one of its nationals in Cape Town, its foreign ministry has said.</b><p>An …

South Africa