Science / Technology News http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=rss/tech.xml News on Science / Technology continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page= //static.topixcdn.com/pics/topix_homepage_logo2.png Matt Haig's new book offers advice on how to stay sane in a mad world http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/matt-haigs-new-book-offers-advice-on-how-to-stay-sane-in-a-mad-world?fromrss=1 Rates of stress and anxiety are rising. A fast, nervous planet is creating fast and nervous lives.

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Watford Observer Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:21:55 GMT 1807183R8LNB 0
Amazon estimated to sell $3.4 billion since the start of Prime Day, even after outage http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/amazon-estimated-to-sell-3-4-billion-since-the-start-of-prime-day-even-after-outage?fromrss=1 Why did Amazon's site and app go down in the first hour of Prime Day? Amazon's not saying, but the outage shows that online shopping is not yet an infallible replacement for brick and mortar. The 36-hour sale launched at noon Seattle time on Monday and immediately there were problems that kept users from using three Amazon channels - the Amazon.com website, the mobile shopping app and the digital voice assistant.

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KFMB-TV San Diego Wed, 18 Jul 2018 06:48:18 GMT 180717PO4STM 0
South Dakota hail storms caused so much damage, you can see it from space http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/south-dakota-hail-storms-caused-so-much-damage-you-can-see-it-from-space?fromrss=1 South Dakota hail storms caused so much damage, you can see it from space Now that's some hail. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2uB99V4 This July 7 image captures the light-brown hail scars across western and central South Dakota, as seen by NASA's Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer aboard NASA's Terra satellite.

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USA Today Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:38:51 GMT 180717I375K2 0
Why is Facebook keen on robots? It's just the future of AI http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/why-is-facebook-keen-on-robots-its-just-the-future-of-ai?fromrss=1 This photo provided by Facebook shows Yann LeCun. Facebook is announcing several academic hires in artificial intelligence, including Carnegie Mellon researcher Jessica Hodgins, who's known for her work making animated figures move in more human-like ways.

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Norwalk Citizen News Tue, 17 Jul 2018 23:49:58 GMT 180717GBAVFR 0
Jupiter's moon count reaches 79, including tiny 'oddball' http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/jupiters-moon-count-reaches-79-including-tiny-oddball?fromrss=1 This April 3, 2017 image made available by NASA shows the planet Jupiter. A team of astronomers is reporting the recent discovery of a dozen new moons circling the giant gas planet.

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TheMonitor.com Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:59:27 GMT 18071784PIT4 0
Comic-Con 2018: Nerdist to offer live shows, fan parties and more http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/comic-con-2018-nerdist-to-offer-live-shows-fan-parties-and-more?fromrss=1 There are plenty of things to do during Comic-Con International this week in San Diego, but for those who don't have a badge and are on a budget, the Nerdist House is offering a one-stop shop that's free and open to the public. Live editions of popular podcasts with special guests, celebrity meet and greets, fan parties, a virtual reality experience and more will be offered throughout the four days, according to a news release from Nerdist.

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Redlands Daily Facts Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:59:26 GMT 1807171E14O2 0
Netflix drops dud on Wall St. as subscriber growth flops http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/netflix-drops-dud-on-wall-st-as-subscriber-growth-flops?fromrss=1 This July 17, 2017, file photo shows a Netflix logo on an iPhone in Philadelphia. Netflix, Inc. reports earnings Monday, July 16, 2018.

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Norwalk Citizen News Tue, 17 Jul 2018 18:59:25 GMT 180717N4M2U2 0
Facial recognition helps mom and dad see kids' camp photos, raises privacy concerns for some http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/facial-recognition-helps-mom-and-dad-see-kids-camp-photos-raises-privacy-concerns-for-some?fromrss=1 ASHEVILLE, N.C. More than 100 summer camps are using facial recognition technology to help parents catch a glimpse of their kids when they're away at camp, a convenience that also raises privacy concerns over the increasing reach of surveillance in society. Venture capital-backed Waldo Photos has been selling the service to identify specific children in the flood of photos provided daily to parents by many sleep-away camps.

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WFAA-TV Dallas Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:13:46 GMT 180717TGEMNL 0
Hackers infiltrate Algonquin College databases http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/hackers-infiltrate-algonquin-college-databases?fromrss=1 Algonquin College in eastern Ontario says it is advising students and alumni that hackers have infiltrated a server infected with malware. The Ottawa-based college says the "unauthorized and illegal access" was discovered on May 16 and forensic experts brought in to investigate found that the infected server hosted access to databases which contained personal information.

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Penticton Herald Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:37:22 GMT 180717B6E4D9 0
San Francisco to consider tax on companies to help homeless Source: AP http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/san-francisco-to-consider-tax-on-companies-to-help-homeless-source-ap?fromrss=1 San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing services, an issue that set off a battle in another West Coast city struggling with income inequality. The city elections department verified Monday that supporters had collected enough signatures to get the measure on the ballot.

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WSB-TV Tue, 17 Jul 2018 04:58:48 GMT 180716686VQM 0
Google introduces new job search feature for UK workers http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/google-introduces-new-job-search-feature-for-uk-workers?fromrss=1 Job seekers will be able to ask Google to find "jobs near me" as the company makes its first foray into the UK's recruitment sector. The internet giant said its offering will make it easier to find jobs as it gathers openings from existing recruitment agencies into one place directly from its search engine.

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Isle of Wight County Press Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:27:04 GMT 1807160SH5A1 0
Scientists make first-ever discovery of high-energy neutrino from outside galaxy http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/scientists-make-first-ever-discovery-of-high-energy-neutrino-from-outside-galaxy?fromrss=1 NASA's Fermi has achieved a new first-identifying a monster black hole in a far-off galaxy as the source of a high-energy neutrino seen by the IceCube Neutrino Observatory . NASA's Fermi has achieved a new first-identifying a monster black hole in a far-off galaxy as the source of a high-energy neutrino seen by the IceCube Neutrino Observatory .

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Sedalia Democrat Mon, 16 Jul 2018 19:56:44 GMT 180716TRHUIP 0
Elon Musk, insisting he helped in Thai cave rescue, calls actual rescuer a - pedo' http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/elon-musk-insisting-he-helped-in-thai-cave-rescue-calls-actual-rescuer-a-pedo?fromrss=1 It has been five days since a dozen boys were rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand, and five days since Elon Musk has been wandering in a Twitter labyrinth of his own making. The Silicon Valley engineer and billionaire was briefly seen in Thailand last week, hauling a miniature submarine to the mouth of the cave just before an international dive team rescued the boys without it.

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Contra Costa Times Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:12:22 GMT 180716L8TLU4 0
Prime time: A day of deals at Amazon, and at its rivals Source: AP http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/prime-time-a-day-of-deals-at-amazon-and-at-its-rivals-source-ap?fromrss=1 We collect zip code so that we may deliver news, weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. We have sent a confirmation email to {* data_emailAddress *}.

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WSB-TV Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:33:24 GMT 180716CFMBFK 0
Border Patrol agents arrest nine found aboard boat in Mission Bay http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/border-patrol-agents-arrest-nine-found-aboard-boat-in-mission-bay?fromrss=1 Border Patrol agents arrested nine people found aboard a boat who are believed to have been trying to enter the United States illegally, an agent said Sunday. Around 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Border Patrol agents received a call from California Department of Fish and Wildlife officers about a vessel they believed to be suspicious in the Dana Basin area of Mission Bay, Border Patrol Agent Eduardo Olmos said.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune Mon, 16 Jul 2018 05:58:01 GMT 180715I1A6LL 0
Russia probe looms over Trump-Putin summit meeting http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/russia-probe-looms-over-trump-putin-summit-meeting?fromrss=1 As President Donald Trump flew to Helsinki, Finland for his Monday meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, Democrats in Congress demanded that Mr. Trump scrap the summit, pointing to last week's federal indictments of a dozen Russian Intelligence officers as part of the sweeping investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 United States election. "Donald Trump must press Putin hard on the issue of election interference," said Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer on Sunday, as Democrats made clear they want tough words from the President on the Russia investigation relayed directly to the Putin.

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Austin American-Statesman Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:31:52 GMT 180715FCGBSB 0
This is the top Prime Day deal on a robo vac http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/07/this-is-the-top-prime-day-deal-on-a-robo-vac?fromrss=1 Every season, I collect hundreds of requests for robo vacs. My favorite robo vac on the market can hold its own against the $800 Roomba and has the advantage of a wet mop built in at a fraction of the cost.

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