Plastic-eating caterpillar could munch waste, scientists say - BBC News

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Plastic-eating caterpillar could munch waste, scientists say
BBC News
A caterpillar that munches on plastic bags could hold the key to tackling plastic pollution, scientists say. Researchers at Cambridge University have discovered that the larvae of the moth, which eats wax in bee hives, can also degrade plastic ...
These Very Hungry Caterpillars Can Eat Your Plastic TrashForbes
Plastic-munching worms could help wage war on wasteThe Guardian
This Bug Can Eat Plastic. But Can It Clean Up Our Mess?National Geographic
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Uber 'tracked iPhones to stop fraud' - BBC News

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Uber 'tracked iPhones to stop fraud'
BBC News
Uber reportedly used a tactic called fingerprinting to track iPhones in order to fight fraud - despite Apple banning the practice. The New York Times reports that in 2015 Apple discovered that the ride-sharing company had broken its privacy rules by ...
Uber denies tracking users after they deleted the iPhone appBGR
Uber secretly tracked users' phones after they deleted the app, leading Apple to nearly kick it off iPhonesThe Independent
Uber's Old YouTube Channel Is Incredibly Awkward, Involves NazisGizmodo
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Samsung says the Galaxy S8 easily outsold the S7 - TechCrunch

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Samsung says the Galaxy S8 easily outsold the S7
TechCrunch
The Galaxy S8 is experience is something of a mixed bag – but it's certainly not a bomb. As ever, Samsung isn't giving out exact numbers, but the company is happily reporting that the new flagship has seen a 30-percent increase in pre-orders over its ...
Samsung Galaxy S8 starter guide: 8 tips for your new phoneThe Verge
Samsung Issuing Galaxy S8 Updates to Address Red Tinted Displays, WiFi IssuesDroid Life (press release) (blog)
Samsung to update software over 'red screen' smartphoneDaily Mail
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Self-driving cars to commute between London and Oxford - Financial Times

Financial Times

Self-driving cars to commute between London and Oxford
Financial Times
A fleet of self-driving cars will be trialled on London roads from next year in the most advanced test of autonomous technology in the UK to date. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver the news. Select topic. Select ...
Driverless cars to be tested on UK motorwayBT.com
Will Self-Driving Cars Be Better Drivers If They Can Chat With Each Other?MIT Technology Review
Driverless cars to hit motorways in 2019 - but will the 4G network controlling them be able to cope?International Business Times UK
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Instagram crashes for thousands of users in the US and UK - Daily Mail

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Instagram crashes for thousands of users in the US and UK
Daily Mail
Many had flocked to Twitter to share their frustration that the social networking app went down around 1 PM ET. It seemed that a majority of the effected users are in southern California, the north east area of the US and England - but the glitch in ...
An Instagram bug has been preventing users from disabling their accounts for monthsTechCrunch
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Instagram down: App stops working with users unable to load news feedsThe Independent
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Trump tells Nasa to 'speed up' Mars landing in call to congratulate astronaut - The Guardian

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Trump tells Nasa to 'speed up' Mars landing in call to congratulate astronaut
The Guardian
Donald Trump, Ivanka Trump and Nasa astronaut Kate Rubins hold a video conference call to congratulate Peggy Whitson for her record-breaking stay aboard the ISS. Photograph: Molly Riley/Polaris Pool/EPA. Space ...
Record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson hails a wee triumphBT.com
Nasa astronaut breaks record for most time in spaceSTV News
Trump wants NASA to send humans to Mars pronto — by his second term 'at worst'Washington Post
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Flying car backed by Google co-founder Larry Page takes to skies in early demo - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Flying car backed by Google co-founder Larry Page takes to skies in early demo
AppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Kitty Hawk, a startup backed by Google co-founder Larry Page, has demonstrated a prototype flying car that could be one of the first to ship, assuming it meets a late 2017 target. The prototype —known as the Kitty Hawk Flyer —was recently flown over ...
Introducing the Kitty Hawk FlyerYouTube
No Longer a Dream: Silicon Valley Takes On the Flying CarNew York Times
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iPhone 8 might not go into production until Oct or Nov - Daily Mail

Daily Mail

iPhone 8 might not go into production until Oct or Nov
Daily Mail
Rumors regarding Apple's next flagship smartphone have suggested that the tech giant is pulling out all the stops for the iPhone 8. However, the latest leak has revealed that the cutting-edge technology could push back the handset's mass production ...
Is this the iPhone 8?Expert Reviews
iPhone 8 production delays could seriously limit pre-2018 availabilityTrustedReviews
New renders finally show the iPhone 8 design we wantBGR
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An Aurora Called 'Steve'? Strange Sky Phenomenon Investigated - Space.com

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An Aurora Called 'Steve'? Strange Sky Phenomenon Investigated
Space.com
Photographer Dave Markel caught this view of a strange aurora-like feature that appears in the skies of northern Canada. Based on data from European Space Agency's Swarm satellites, it appears to be a 16-mile-wide (25 km) ribbon of flowing gas in an ...
Astronomers discover mysterious purple 'aurora' light...and name it SteveWired.co.uk
Steve: A New Atmospheric Phenomenon Puzzling ScientistsValueWalk
Northern Lights enthusiasts see a strange new light in the sky and decide to call it 'Steve'BT.com
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Spotify may be looking to get into the hardware game - Fast Company

Fast Company

Spotify may be looking to get into the hardware game
Fast Company
Spotify may want to control its own hardware destiny, at least according to a company job posting. As spotted by Dave Zatz, Spotify is seeking a senior product manager to build "a category defining product akin to Pebble Watch, Amazon Echo, and Snap ...
Spotify to Launch Hardware, Cites Alexa and Snapchat | Zatz Not Funny!Zatz Not Funny!

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