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NASA's Kepler telescope identifies new 'Super Earth'

Rallying back from a mechanical failure, the telescope helps confirm the existence of an exoplanet 2.5 times the diameter of Planet Earth.

By December 19, 2014

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How to identify battery-hogging apps on iOS 8

Ever wonder what's dragging down the battery on your iOS device? Now you can check!

By September 17, 2014

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Help identify these city nightscapes shot from the ISS

Over 300,000 photos of Earth at night have been snapped by astronauts aboard the International Space Station. Now, a crowdsourcing project aims to identify and geotag the spectacular shots.

By August 22, 2014

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Intel does ARM: Citi 'identifies' another possible customer

Marvell is cited as a likely chip customer for Intel. If the analysis pans out, it would be Intel's third ARM customer.

By January 15, 2014

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Mysterious writing in rare 16th-century Homer identified

The mysterious marginalia found in a 16th-century edition of Homer's Odyssey has been identified by a digital humanities student from the Archivio di Stato di Milano in Italy.

By May 6, 2014

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New zero-day vulnerability identified in all versions of IE

The flaw, which is being leveraged in "limited, targeted attacks," allows remote code execution, Microsoft warns.

By April 27, 2014

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The eyes have it: human eye can reflect identifiable faces

The human eye is capable of reflecting other people's faces in high enough resolution that they can be identified. But there are a few caveats.

By January 15, 2014

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Lawmakers push feds to investigate Verizon's use of 'supercookies'

Concerned about privacy, three Democrats in the US Senate are asking the FCC and FTC to investigate Verizon's use of "supercookies" to track the online activities of millions of mobile customers.

By February 7, 2015

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Shazam iPhone app identifies music when phone is locked

The updated app's new feature continuously auto tags songs and TV shows even when the user isn't able to whip their phone out of their pocket.

By December 19, 2013

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Verizon to let you opt out of 'supercookies'

After complaints from privacy advocates, Verizon will allow users to turn off so-called supercookies that can track online behavior.

By January 30, 2015