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Astronomers Spot Gargantuan ‘X-ray Chimneys’ in the Center of Our Galaxy

Astronomers observing the center of the Milky Way have spotted some unusual features that drive home just how violent the area is. The galaxy sports a pair of gargantuan “X-ray chimneys” that expel the matter and energy building up around … Continue reading

3 things cord-cutters should look for at Apple’s ‘show time’ event

Apple is ready to show off its video streaming service on Monday. Here’s what it could look like.

Swann Outdoor Security Camera review: a straightforward way to monitor the exterior of your home

So you’ve experimented with an indoor security camera and want to extend surveillance to the outside of your home. The Swann Outdoor Security Camera is a fairly low-risk entry point. This weather-protected camera offers full HD video (1080p), motion detection, … Continue reading

The best indoor air quality monitors: Identify the pollutants that can compromise your health and comfort

Research indicates 96 percent of homes have at least one type of indoor air quality issue. An indoor air quality (IAQ) monitor will report on the levels of common pollutants and other air conditions inside your home in real time. … Continue reading

Microsoft Automates DNA-Based Data Storage

In 2018, humanity created 33 zettabytes (that’s 33 billion petabytes), and that number will rise to about 175 zettabytes by 2025. Some computer scientists are worried that our ability to create data will eventually outstrip our ability to store it, … Continue reading

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ET Deals: Learn Spanish, Japanese, And More With Humble Bundle

Want to travel the world, and speak at least a bit of each local language? Right now, you can tackle eight languages with this week’s Humble Bundle. The post ET Deals: Learn Spanish, Japanese, And More With Humble Bundle appeared … Continue reading

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Rogue Ads Are Draining Android Phone Batteries With Hidden Videos

An investigation by ad analysis firm Protected Media and Buzzfeed News has found that a popular ad network was exploited by fraudsters to push hidden video ads in apps, which subsequently drained batteries on the phones displaying them. The post … Continue reading

AT&T’s Fake ‘5G E’ Network Slower Than Verizon, T-Mobile LTE

AT&T has been betting on its misleading “5G E” network branding to give it an edge over Verizon and T-Mobile. The only problem is, its fake 5G network is slower than both. The post AT&T’s Fake ‘5G E’ Network Slower … Continue reading

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A Solar Storm Will Send the Northern Lights Surging South Tonight

The coronal mass ejection will hit Earth on March 23 and may push the northern lights far south, lighting up skies in the northern United States and southern Canada. The post A Solar Storm Will Send the Northern Lights Surging … Continue reading

Boeing Reportedly Delaying Crew Capsule Flight by Months

SpaceX is on target to get its Dragon II capsule ready for crewed flights this summer, but Boeing has fallen behind with its CST-100 Starliner. According to a new report, it may be looking at another multi-month delay. The post … Continue reading