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Apple iPad Pro announced with Apple Pencil and a Smart Keyboard

Apple iPad Pro announced with Apple Pencil and a Smart Keyboard

After months of rumors and speculation, the iPad Pro is here. Apple has unveiled its latest addition to the iPad tablet lineup during a special press event in San Francisco this morning. Like the rumors suggested, the iPad Pro is a larger version of the traditional iPad. Apple CEO Tim …

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New iPhones, Larger iPad and Updated Apple TV Expected as Apple Prepares for Event

Journalists and analysts crowded outside a century-old San Francisco arena where Apple Inc is expected to unveil a pair of new iPhones, a larger iPad and an updated Apple TV on Wednesday. As lines stretched out across the square that links San Francisco City Hall to the 6,000-seat Bill Graham Civic …

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Disney Reveals Remote-Controlled Star Wars Millennium Falcon Drone

Disney Reveals Remote-Controlled Star Wars Millennium Falcon Drone

Disney has revealed a drone that takes the shape of the legendary Milllennium Falcon, a spacecraft recognizable to every Star Wars fan. The Millennium Falcon is a quadcopter created by Air Hogs, a manufacturer of sky and land remote-controlled toys. As expected, this drone can be also be controlled by …

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Akon Lighting Africa Unveils Solar Powered Tablet Devices for Education in Benin

Akon Lighting Africa Unveils Solar Powered Tablet Devices for Education in Benin

Akon Lighting Africa concluded its African road show last night in Benin.  The three co-founders, Akon, Thione Niang and Samba Bathily inspected the new street lamps installed in the district of Pahou, near to the capital Cotonou with Prime Minister, Mr. Lionel Zinsou. Benin is the last stop on this …

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VIDEO Controlling a Robot with a Wearable Lego Exosuit

As if we needed further proof that Lego bricks are amazing, maker Danny Benedettelli has shown one of the coolest uses for them yet. Using a combination of Lego bricks and other electronics, Benedettelli built a humanoid robot that is controlled wirelessly by a wearable “exosuit.” This means that by simply wearing …

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Massive iPhone Counterfeiting Operation Shut Down by Beijing Police

Massive iPhone Counterfeiting Operation Shut Down by Beijing Police

Police in Beijing have busted a factory that produced more than 41,000 fake iPhones worth as much as 120 million yuan ($19 million), including some that reached the United States, and have arrested nine suspects in the counterfeiting operation. Apple is one of the most popular brands in China, where authorities have stepped …

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Microsoft Rushes Out Emergency Security Update to Fix Critical Windows Flaw

Microsoft Rushes Out Emergency Security Update to Fix Critical Windows flaw

On Monday, Microsoft pushed out an emergency out-of-band update for a critical security vulnerability that could allow an attacker to gain complete control of your system. The flaw affects all systems from Windows Vista and up—including the Windows 10 Technical Preview. The exploit works if you open a document or visit a …

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Yuri Milner, Stephen Hawking To Provide $100M To Fund Search For Alien Life

Yuri Milner To Provide $100M To Fund Search For Alien Life

“Where is everybody?” Italian physicist Enrico Fermi asked in the 1950s, when faced with the question of the existence of extraterrestrial life. Ever since our species trained its eyes on the stars, the question of life on other planets has been at the forefront of our collective consciousness. “Who are we? A mature civilization, …

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New iPad-Sized Galaxy Tab S2 Announced by Samsung

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab S2, a new tablet that comes in 9.7-inch and 8.0-inch variants, set to launch in global markets in August. The new devices come in a particularly light and thin metal frame — they’re only 5.6 milimeters in thickness and weigh just 389 grams for the 9.7-inch …

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