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New camera ad satirizes Trump, his wall and Mexican immigrants - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 19:04
Technically Incorrect: A 360-degree video camera startup decides to go, you know, there. It says networks have banned the ad.
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Pluto's moon Charon has a grander canyon than the Grand Canyon - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 18:53
There is no river rafting down Charon's Argo Chasma, but scientists are fascinated by the sheer scale of the Pluto moon's massive canyon.
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Live streaming comes to YouTube app - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 18:42
Streaming will start with a select few users, but will open up soon.
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Eat a giant Madagascar hissing cockroach...cake - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 17:57
This deceptive dessert by baker Katherine Dey may look exactly like a cockroach, but it's actually a cake full of Boston cream filling.
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'Crowd Control,' part 20: When the dead fight back - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 17:52
In the latest installment of CNET's crowdsourced science fiction novel, the borders between life and death get twisted for a new kind of war on Earth.
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Animals you did not know were poisonous - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 17:44
Quail are tasty and rodents are cute, but beware. They can also poison you.
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Incipio to buy headphone maker Skullcandy for $177 million - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 17:32
Under the deal, Skullcandy has a one month "go-shop" period where it can try to solicit better offers.
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Watch a satellite get launched into space - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 17:09
The Atlas V rocket has just launched a satellite into space, and you can watch it live streaming on YouTube.
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CNET UK podcast 487: Brexit's impact on tech, wine for cats and Bletchley Park in 360 - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 16:59
We ask what ditching the EU would mean for Brits' gadgets, and bring you an immersive VR tour of Britain's wartime codebreaking nerve centre.
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Watch this tiny racecar break a world acceleration record - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 16:31
The Formula SAE offering from the Academic Motorsports Club of Zurich created a car that can accelerate from 0mph to 60 in just 1.513 seconds.
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YouTube will let you live-stream from your phone - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 16:25
Users will be able to broadcast live video from their mobile device, a feature rolling out to everyone soon.
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IIHS to consider passenger-side small-overlap test after crossovers fail to protect - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 16:21
Because why add expensive reinforcement if safety watchdogs aren't testing for it?
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Never leaving well enough alone: Lamborghini unveils Aventador Miura Homage - Roadshow

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 16:08
On display at Goodwood this weekend, the car is basically an Aventador with a few badges and some throwback paint colors.
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Cartoon of the Week – Dell divests Quest Software and SonicWall

Rumors about the sale of Quest Software and SonicWall have been circulating for a while… But it is now official. Dell has decided to sell Dell Software Group, its division dedicated to software, to the investment fund Francisco Partners and the venture capital firm Elliott Management. A definitive agreement between the three parties was announced […]

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New Powershell Module Increases Feature Accessibility

Our June release included a new feature that simplifies using the Skytap RESTful API from Windows Powershell. I sat down with our own Mike Measel to find out how this new Powershell module helps our customers ... Read More

The post New Powershell Module Increases Feature Accessibility appeared first on Skytap.

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Qualcomm is suing Chinese phonemaker Meizu - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 14:51
The tech giant says Meizu is using patented technology without due compensation.
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Brexit: A step back to tribalism and a personal insult - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 14:22
Commentary: The UK vote to withdraw from the European Union makes one citizen feel like the country where he was born is regressing into merely a little island.
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Roku upgrades app to Windows 10 - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 14:09
The app, which is initially available to laptop and tablet users in the US, has a new homepage design and Cortana integration.
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'What is the EU?' trends on Google in the UK as the country votes for Brexit - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 13:54
Britons have voted in favor of Brexit, but Google Trends data suggests there is still confusion over what leaving the EU actually means.
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Samsung selling dual-camera modules to Xiaomi, says report - CNET

The Wisdom of Clouds - James Urquhart - Fri, 06/24/2016 - 13:02
Chinese firms Xiaomi and LeEco are buying dual-camera modules for their upcoming phones, a report from the Korean Herald claims.
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