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May 26th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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The U.S. Military Has A “Space Aggressor Squadron” Trained for Off-World Warfare
The U.S. Military Has A Space Aggressor Squadron Trained for Off-World Warfare (by B00Mer)
May 25th, 2017 by MHz last post
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I screwed up again
I have this secret caller ,an embezzlement caller,who wants me to etransfer him money in exchange for my missing dog, well he called again and for whatever reason he hung on me Just like out of the movies,but through this strange maze of all sorts of... (by personal touch)
May 14th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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"Minority Report" a little more fact than fiction.
Software That Reads Emotions Could Be Used to Catch Criminals Before They Act VZnWnbFUJqQ RECOGNIZING VIOLENCE IN FACES A Russian firm called NTechLab has created a software that, when used in tandem with surveillance cameras, can detect emotions... (by B00Mer)
May 10th, 2017 by lucas last post
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Gionee S10 Specifications,Features,Review,Release Date And Price in USA&Canada
Not quit long the Gionee company launch its first selfie-centered device-Gionee A1,followed by Gionee A1 Plus and now the companing is some moment to announcing another phone Gionee s10,the device with good quality and mouth watering specifications. ... (by lucas)
May 9th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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A New “Tube Transport” System Could Get You From New York to Beijing in 2 Hours
A New Tube Transport System Could Get You From New York to Beijing in 2 Hours 9UzlDe--Ofo INTERNATIONAL AND GLOBAL Transportation of the future is being developed today: autonomous electric vehicles, flying cars, and the futuristic pods that... (by B00Mer)
May 9th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Uber lab in Toronto to develop self-driving car technology
Uber lab in Toronto to develop self-driving car technology The Associated Press First posted: Monday, May 08, 2017 01:45 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
May 8th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Wearables in the workplace have major implications
Wearables in the workplace have major implications Marie OMahony, Special to the Toronto Sun First posted: Sunday, May 07, 2017 04:43 PM... (by spaminator)
May 4th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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Cable companies sue 'free TV' Android box vendors
The ads are enticing: The promise of "Free TV" and the chance to "Say goodbye to cable bills forever." So it's no surprise Canada's cable giants are targeting upstart dealers selling loaded Android TV boxes. The devices enable users to access pirated... (by tay)
Apr 29th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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AI can now duplicate anyone's voice in one minute
If you think we're getting fake news now, just wait for this............ Do you remember the Mission Impossible tech that lets Tom Cruise’s character Ethan Hunt mimic the voice of other characters using some nifty speech synthesis technology? ... (by tay)
Apr 29th, 2017 by DaSleeper last post
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What will they think of next.......
This box can see through walls and it could shake up home security (by tay)
Apr 26th, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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Uber to take to the skies with 'flying cars'
Uber to take to the skies with 'flying cars' THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 05:27 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Apr 21st, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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Happy 420, Canadian internet users
On Thursday afternoon, the CRTC dropped a bombshell ruling on the status of net neutralitythe principle that all web services should be treated equally by providers. And, blessedly, it's good news. The CRTC ruled that " service providers should treat... (by tay)
Apr 21st, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Flying car to go on sale
Flying car to go on sale Milos Krivokapic And Angela Charlton, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017 03:34 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Apr 18th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Need help setting up a Light Ballast
Please dont judge me, i seriously need some help I have a 400W S51 HPS Ballast that i want to set up, but i have no idea where to start... Theres a diagram on my ballast but i dont understand it... The exact product number is V90J1911 Come on... (by Johnnny)
Apr 5th, 2017 by petros last post
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Someone Is Learning How to Take Down the Internet
Over the past year or two, someone has been probing the defenses of the companies that run critical pieces of the Internet. These probes take the form of precisely calibrated attacks designed to determine exactly how well these companies can defend... (by Locutus)
Apr 5th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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Here come ’smart stores’ with robots, interactive shelves
Here come âsmart storesâ with robots, interactive shelves | News | Tech | Toront Cruise company Carnival's new concierge technology designed to anticipate your n (by spaminator)
Apr 5th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Computer question
We recently heard Yahoo has had a few million accounts hacked. My sister has a Yahoo email address. Is it enough to merely change her password or should she also change her email address? (by JLM)
Apr 2nd, 2017 by tay last post
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Samsung's smart TVs arelistening to you
Let's go to another room so the TV can't hear us! Samsung's smart TVs don't just respond to your commands now they also tell a third party what you're saying while you sit in from of them. Sharp-eyed folks have spotted Samsung's confession to that... (by tay)
Mar 31st, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Toronto Library Goes Worker Free
But think of the tax savings....... Millions of people walk into Toronto public libraries each year. The majority have a safe, educational experience. But recent disturbing, and at times, violent incidents at multiple libraries in the city has the... (by tay)
Mar 30th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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Humanity 2.0 is on its way.
Elon Musk Just Confirmed That Hes Making Tech To Merge Human Brains and Computers Elon Musk is a very future-oriented tech... (by B00Mer)
Mar 24th, 2017 by Locutus last post
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Facebook Reveals Master Plan - Control ALL News Flow
In recent months, Facebook has been quietly holding talks with at least half a dozen media companies about hosting their content inside Facebook rather than making users tap a link to go to an external site. The new proposal by Facebook carries... (by Locutus)
Mar 22nd, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Any god apps for internet addiction disorder?
Two that seem reasonably good are: Any other recommendations? (by White_Unifier)
Mar 22nd, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Britain's MoD releases video of laser that can slice through aircraft like butter
A searing hot laser capable of cutting through aircraft in seconds has been demonstrated for the first time by the Ministry of Defence. Using their official YouTube channel, the MoD uploaded a clip of the prototype invention melting an 82mm... (by Blackleaf)
Mar 18th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Trump’s budget is how the U.S. hands over leadership of 21st century technology to As
Thoughts? fears? ( try to ignore the emotional pleas in the words they used) ____________________________ It is superpower suicide Donald Trump’s first budget blueprint is a macro-economic scandal. It does nothing to contain the spiralling costs... (by Twila)
Mar 16th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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25 Mind Blowing Colorized Photos That Will Take Your Breath Away
25 Mind Blowing Colorized Photos That Will Take Your Breath Away www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsAqZAPJAHM Published on Nov 5, 2016 Prior to 1970s, color photography was extremely rare and most of history before that is more or less remembered in black... (by B00Mer)
Mar 5th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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"Smart" Hydro meters POPULAR!
There has been a little commotion lately about the pros and cons of the use of these meters. Do they make sense or not? (by JLM)
Feb 28th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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'Fly me to the moon'; SpaceX to fly 2 people to moon next year
'Fly me to the moon'; SpaceX to fly 2 people to moon next year Marcia Dunn, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Monday, February 27, 2017... (by spaminator)
Feb 25th, 2017 by JLM last post
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Phoenix payroll system.
It's probably been about 6 months that we've been hearing about the dismal failure of the Phoenix Payroll System. During that time Federal Gov't Employment have not been receiving their proper pay or indeed in some cases any pay at all. While all this... (by JLM)
Feb 5th, 2017 by petros last post
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Perdix Micro-UAV Drone Swarm Test
US Fighter Jets Launch Drone Swarm of Hundreds of Micro Drones (by Locutus)
Feb 2nd, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Agile bat-shaped robot may change the face of drones
Agile bat-shaped robot may change the face of drones | Gadgets | Tech | Toronto (by spaminator)
Jan 24th, 2017 by bobnoorduyn last post
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Driving safety
Within the past 5 weeks the heater on our car has conked out twice. I would urge people before setting off on long trips in 30 and 40C below weather to consider that distinct possibility. It can obviously happen at any time. (by JLM)
Jan 15th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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autonomously lethal
The days of suicide bombers and terrorist snipers may be over, autonomous drones and/or autonomous weapons will change malcontents strategies, arm a drone(s) with victims' digital data and he/she will be endlessly hunted. A hawk like mccain must dream of... (by 10larry)
Jan 10th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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LG threatens to put Wi-Fi in every appliance
How useless have humans become? Do you really need/want appliances like this........? LG threatens to put Wi-Fi in every appliance it releases in 2017 | Ars Technica UK (by tay)
Jan 9th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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Cold forming steel
Cold forming sprocket teeth in a die at 12 tons, no two alike, help. (by darkbeaver)
Jan 8th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Ford: Electric cars will soon overtake Gas
Canada's prepared. Are you? Ford says electric vehicles will overtake gas in 15 years, announces all-electric 300-mile SUV, hybrid F-150, Mustang, and more Ford is making a big announcement in electrification today. CEO Mark Field confirmed... (by mentalfloss)
Jan 7th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Shhh, your washing machine might overhear you
Shhh, your washing machine might overhear you | CES 2017 | News | Tech | Toronto (by spaminator)
Dec 29th, 2016 by darkbeaver last post
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South Korean manned robot
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Dec 28th, 2016 by tay last post
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Police seek Echo data in Arkansas hot tub murder
I will never have one of these or a Nest or similar product in my house.... Amazons digital brain Alexa is an astute listener, and police in Bentonville, Ark., are seeking her help to build a murder case, but the company doesnt appear to be... (by tay)
Dec 24th, 2016 by Danbones last post
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Move Over Marconi Meet The Real Father of Radio
Canadian Reginald Fessenden and his message was One Two Three Four is it snowing where you are Mr. Thiessen? If it is, telegraph back to me. How Canadian - he talked about the weather! While Marconi is often credited as being the, or at least,... (by tay)
Dec 5th, 2016 by bobnoorduyn last post
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Robot pilots? It could happen sooner than you think
Robot pilots? It could happen sooner than you think Joan Lowy, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 09:24 AM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Dec 4th, 2016 by HeyBill last post
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National Electricity Grid
With four hours spread of peak usage times across Canada a National Grid seems to be a winner to help keep electricity rates down. There is much talk about this kind of infrastructure but no apparent action. Why not? (by HeyBill)
Nov 24th, 2016 by lone wolf last post
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This rocket engine breaks a law of physics. But a NASA test says it works anyway.
This rocket engine breaks a law of physics. But a NASA test says it works anyway. Sarah Kaplan, The Washington Post First posted: Wednesday,... (by spaminator)
Nov 18th, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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'Web Of Trust' Browser Cannot Be Trusted
WebOfTrust removed from Mozilla, Chrome and Firefox webstores due to selling user data to third parties The WOT Privacy Policy states that your IP, geographic location, device type, operating system, browser, the date and time, Web addresses, and... (by tay)
Nov 11th, 2016 by Bar Sinister last post
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'Brain wi-fi' reverses leg paralysis in primate
'Brain wi-fi' reverses leg paralysis in primate first - BBC News (by tay)
Nov 2nd, 2016 by jeanericblass last post
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Pirate Party plans to offer Canadians VPN service
Pirate Party plans to offer Canadians VPN service Posted via Canadian Content After opening the way for users in politically controversial countries to access the Internet via Virtual Private Network (VPN), the Canadian Pirate Party has announced a... (by Tony The Bot)