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Live Updates: Crisis in Eastern Ukraine

At least five people are dead after Ukrainian troops moved into Eastern Ukraine on Thursday in an effort to quell the recent pro-Russian uprisings that have turned violent. 31 more words

Deepak Verma

Apple Working On New Environmental Sensors For Mobile Devices

Apple potentially wants your next iPhone (or maybe an iWatch) to be able to detect humidity, atmospheric pressure and temperature data according to a couple of new patents spotted by AppleInsider today. 25 more words

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Snapchat Snaps Ups Nick Bell, News Corp’s SVP For Digital

While many have been quietly chuckling at the thought that Snapchat turned down a $3 billion offer from Facebook, only to see WhatsApp acquired for $19 billion, the game is certainly not over yet. 31 more words

Deepak Verma

Amped-up ear implant helps to re-grow auditory nerves

Cochlear implants already help those with auditory damage to hear better, but what if they could also grow new nerves while they’re there? Scientists at the UNSW have discovered a way to do just that, at least in hamsters. 14 more words

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Google, Facebook, and Microsoft Team Up to Stop Another Heartbleed

Google, Facebook, and Microsoft are teaming up to prevent another Heartbleed. Going undetected for a good two years, the Heartbleed bug threatened to reveal some of our most sensitive information. 25 more words

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Virtuix Steps Into $3 Million For Its Virtual Reality-Linked, Omni-Directional Treadmill

Expanding the experience of virtual reality gaming has landed the omni-directional treadmill manufacturer Virtuix $3 million in its first institutional financing. Banking on the company’s premise that it can make the experience of virtual reality gaming more immersive, new investors including Mark… 10 more words

Deepak Verma

Xiaomi is expanding to ten huge and fast growing markets

Xiaomi is finally ready to begin selling smartphones in more countries this year. Lei Jun said Xiaomi will tackle some of the largest and fastest growing markets in the world, including India, Russia, Brazil, Mexico, and Indonesia. 10 more words

Deepak Verma