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SpaceX set to launch its first recycled rocket

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) " SpaceX is about to launch its first recycled rocket.The Falcon 9 rocket is on the pad at Florida's Kennedy Space Center, poised for a Thursday evening liftoff. It's the first time SpaceX founder Elon...

Oculus cofounder leaves Facebook amid legal firestorm

The Next Web 20 sources

Palmer Luckey, after years of being a prominent face at Facebook and the figurehead of Oculus, is leaving the company. Luckey has been at the center of a legal battle between Facebook and ZeniMax Media for the last couple of months.…

Spacewalkers lose piece of shielding, use patch instead

Spacewalking astronauts have salvaged their main job after losing a vital piece of shielding for the International Space Station

Twitter frees up characters for reply tweets

Toronto Star / News 39 sources

Now when you reply on Twitter, those @usernames won’t count toward your 140 characters.

Top Stories in last day

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FCC to vote to reform $45 billion business data market

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican head of the Federal Communications Commission on Thursday proposed easing regulatory requirements in the $45 billion business data services market, a win for companies like AT&T Inc, CenturyLink Inc,…

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Facebook launches personal fundraising tool

CNN / Technology 14 sources

Watch out, GoFundMe. You have some big new competition in the fundraising space.

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Jeff Bezos is now the second-richest person in the world

CNBC / U.S. 29 sources

Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com founder and CEO, is now the second-richest person on the planet, besting Warren Buffett.

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What you need to know: SpaceX's historic relaunch of Falcon 9

Martin Halliwell, CTO of SES, talks about flying their payload on a historic refurbished booster for the upcoming launch. Video by Malcolm Denemark All eyes are on SpaceX today as it attempts to relaunch and land a previously flown – or …

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World's oldest spacewoman sets spacewalking record

CBC.ca / Technology 52 sources

The world's oldest and most experienced spacewoman, Peggy Whitson, broke another record Thursday as she floated out of the International Space Station to set up a new parking spot. Whitson. NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson is seen during a…

Angry investors brand Toshiba a 'laughing stock'

Sky News / Business 18 sources

Toshiba investors have rounded on the company's executives for the series of problems that are to result in it announcing massive losses.

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Selling your privacy short

Concerned about your web privacy? These are the ways that Internet Service Providers can collect and sell your browser history.

The Dodge Demon Will Have a Totally Unique Cooling System

AutoGuide.com 8 sources

The Dodge Demon Will Have a Totally Unique Cooling System The Demon is the first factory production car to have a liquid-to-air charge air cooler chiller system. more

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Amazon Wants Cheerios, Oreos and Other Brands to Bypass Wal-Mart

The online giant has invited Mondelez, General Mills and others to its headquarters to persuade them it's time to sell directly to online shoppers. by. Spencer Soper. @spencersoper More stories by Spencer Soper. and. Craig Giammona. …

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Toshiba gets go-ahead for chip unit sale at angry shareholder meeting

Chiba, JAPAN (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp shareholders agreed to split off its prized NAND flash memory unit on Thursday, paving the way for a sale to raise at least $9 billion to cover U.S. nuclear unit charges that threaten the conglomerate…

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Jeff Bezos is world's second-richest person

USA TODAY / News 29 sources

Amazon share rally adds billions to Bezos' fortunes.

You Can Now Get Your Domino's Delivered By A Robot

Few things are more disappointing than opening up a takeaway pizza box to find that your pepperoni feast is a soggy cold mess.

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Pizza by robot, Apple’s brand less hot, and BuzzFeed’s IPO shot

SFGate / Business 17 sources

Pizza by robot, Apple’s brand less hot, and BuzzFeed’s IPO shot

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Online privacy debate moves from Washington to Springfield

As the federal government rolls back internet privacy regulations under the Trump administration, Illinois is leading a pushback among states, with a groundbreaking bill to increase protection of personal information online under…

Samsung Galaxy S8: Five changes loyal fans will need to get used to

Here are five things that long-time Samsung users who can’t wait to upgrade to the Galaxy S8 or S8+, will have to get used to.

Thursday, Mar 30

Sleek Galaxy S8 REVEALED

Fox News / Technology 374 sources

After a tumultuous twelve months which saw exploding phones, a plummeting stock price and executive turnover, Samsung hopes to turn its fortunes around with its latest smartphone offerings.

Wednesday, Mar 29

8 takeaways from the Windows 10 Creators Update

The new version of Microsoft's operating system starts rolling out April 11

Overnight Tech: Bill blocking internet privacy rules heads to Trump's desk | Trump taps antitrust chief | Dems push FCC on cellphone cybersecurity

The Hill / Technology 129 sources

PRIVACY BILL HEADS TO TRUMP'S DESK: The House on Tuesday voted in favor of blocking internet privacy rules passed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) last year, sending the bill to President Trump, who is expected to sign it…

What we know about Elon Musk’s plan to go full super villain and play with your brain

Mashable 72 sources

Elon Musk wants people to willingly implant electrodes in their brains so they might upload and download thoughts, and he's building a company to make it happen.

This is the Samsung Galaxy S8, coming April 21st

The Verge 335 sources

Preorders begin March 30th, three weeks before the release date

Tuesday, Mar 28

Dawn of HUMAN-ROBOTS: Elon Musk to found new company to merge brains with AI

BILLIONAIRE space tycoon Elon Musk has launched a new venture to link human brains with computers to keep up with machines.

Amazon clinches deal to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.com

Reuters / Technology 115 sources

DUBAI (Reuters) - Amazon.com has agreed to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.com, thwarting a last-minute bid by Dubai billionaire Mohamed Alabbar's Emaar Malls .

Amid turmoil, Uber releases first diversity report

CNN / Technology 57 sources

Uber is making good on its pledge to be more transparent about its internal workforce.

China's Tencent takes 5 pct stake in electric-car maker Tesla

Reuters / Technology 106 sources

(Reuters) - Tesla Inc, the California-based electric carmaker, said Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd acquired a 5 percent stake for $1.78 billion.

Monday, Mar 27

Uber's self-driving cars apparently back on the road in San Francisco 3 days after crash

Mashable / Technology 126 sources

Uber's self-driving car program has had a rough time of it lately, but the company isn't going to let anything keep it off the road for long.

BT hit by record £42m fine over installation delays

The telecoms giant is expected to pay out £300 in compensation to its rivals.

WhatsApp 'must not provide a secret place for terrorists'

ITV / News 121 sources

Security services must be able to eavesdrop on messages after Westminster terror attack, the Home Secretary says.

Samsung Elec says to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s

SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it plans to sell refurbished versions of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that were pulled from markets due to fire-prone batteries.

Sunday, Mar 26

Uber suspends self-driving cars after Arizona crash

BBC / Technology 96 sources

Images show Uber vehicle on its side after apparent high-impact crash with ordinary driver.

Pol Blasts Mobile Encryption After U.K. Terrorist Revealed to Have Used WhatsApp

NBC News / Technology 121 sources

A senior British lawmaker has blasted messaging service WhatsApp for using end-to-end encryption after London attacker used it minutes before assault

Consumer groups worry as internet privacy rules face the axe

The Hill / Technology 117 sources

Republicans are close to killing off Obama-era privacy rules on internet service providers, a move that critics warn could have major implications for customers' personal information.The rules approved by the FCC in October would have…

UK minister: WhatsApp must make itself accessible to police

LONDON (AP) — Encrypted messaging services like WhatsApp must make their platforms accessible to intelligence agencies, a top British security official declared Sunday amid reports that the Westminster attacker used the service minutes…