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April 21, 2014
Poll: A Mix of Feelings on Future Tech
Poll: A Mix of Feelings on Future Tech

Nearly two-thirds of Americans are optimistic about technological and scientific changes in the future, while a third believe it will make people worse off, according to a new study by Pew Research.

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Astronomers Spot Most Earth-Like Planet Yet Astronomers Spot Earth-Like Planet

Best case for a habitable planet yet.

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To Quash Depression, Brain Cells Must Fight Triggering Resilience to Depression

Brain cells must fight through stress.

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Scientists Tether Lionfish to Cayman Reefs Scientists Tether Lionfish to Reefs

Sharks, grouper learn to prey on them.

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Salmonella Decline Seen in Food Poisoning Report Food Poisoning Report Card Issued

Slight drop is good news for salmonella.

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Computing
Heartbleed Exploit Could Cost Millions
Google, Rockstar Suit Stays in Calif.
Michaels: Nearly 3M Cards Breached
Digital Life
Cortana Fills Windows Phone Gap
Galaxy S5 Phone: Less Can Be More
Beware: Facebook Shares Your Locale
Discovery
Astronomers Spot Earth-Like Planet
Scientists Find 'Killer' Sponge Species
T. Rex Gets New Home in Smithsonian
Space
Otherworldly Ambitions of Elon Musk
LADEE Crashes Down as Planned
Storms Threaten 2nd ISS Launch Try
Innovation
Poll: A Mix of Feelings on Future Tech
Google Grabs Droid-Maker
Report: Amazon Phone To Feature 3D
Health
Food Poisoning Report Card Issued
Diabetic Heart Attacks, Strokes Fall
Study: Brain Changes in Pot Smokers
Science News
Triggering Resilience to Depression
DNA Pap Smear Alternative Debated
Full Lunar Eclipse Delights Americas
Environment
Scientists Tether Lionfish to Reefs
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Down
IPCC: Who's Liable for Emissions?
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LADEE Crashes Down as Planned
 
Storms Threaten 2nd ISS Launch Try
 
DNA Pap Smear Alternative Debated
 
Diabetic Heart Attacks, Strokes Fall
 
Which Eclipse Will Be the Best Show?
 
Scientists Find 'Killer' Sponge Species
 
BlackBerry Drops T-Mobile After Spat
Moving on to other carriers after snub.
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Otherworldly Ambitions of Elon Musk
Has sights set on celestial prize: Mars.
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Heartbleed Exploit Could Cost Millions
But it could have been prevented.
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Michaels: Nearly 3M Cards Breached
But the hack has been contained.
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Heartbleed Could Cost Millions, Could Have Been Prevented
Early estimates of Heartbleed’s cost to enterprises are running in the millions. The reason: revoking all the SSL certificates the bug exposed will come at a very hefty price. Some say it all could have been avoided.
 
Michaels Says Nearly 3M Credit, Debit Cards Breached
Arts and crafts retail giant Michaels Stores has confirmed that a data breach at its POS terminals from May 2013 to Jan. 2014 may have exposed nearly 3 million customer credit and debit cards.
 
Google's Street View Software Unravels CAPTCHAs
The latest software Google uses for its Street View cars to read street numbers in images for Google Maps works so well that it also solves CAPTCHAs, those puzzles designed to defeat bots.
 

Enterprise Hardware Spotlight
Vaio Fit 11A Battery Danger Forces Recall by Sony
Using a Sony Vaio Fit 11A laptop? It's time to send it back to Sony. In fact, Sony is encouraging people to stop using the laptop after several reports of its Panasonic battery overheating.
 
Continued Drop in Global PC Shipments Slows
Worldwide shipments of PCs fell during the first three months of the year, but the global slump in PC demand may be easing, with a considerable slowdown from last year's drops.
 
Google Glass Finds a Home in Medical Education, Practice
The innovative headpiece may find its niche in markets where hands-free access to data can be a big advantage. Glass experiments for doctors are already under way, with some promising results.
 

Mobile Technology Spotlight
Review: Siri-Like Cortana Fills Windows Phone Gap
With the new Cortana virtual assistant, Windows catches up with Apple's iOS and Google's Android in a major way, taking some of the best parts of Apple's and Google's virtual assistants, with new tools too.
 
With Galaxy S5, Samsung Proves Less Can Be More
Samsung has produced the most formidable rival yet to the iPhone 5s: the Galaxy S5. The device is the fifth edition of the company's successful line of Galaxy S smartphones, and shows less can be more.
 
Facebook Rolls Out Potentially Intrusive Location-Sharing
Looking for friends? Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are nearby, using a smartphone's GPS. Could be a cool feature in some cases, or way too much information.
 

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