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  • Alienware redesigns Area-51 gaming desktop: It's cool. It's weird. It's powerful.
  • Swatch will respond to Apple iWatch threat with Swatch Touch

Apple iCloud flaw may be a hacker's dream but proves a nightmare for celebs

Apple iCloud flaw may be a hacker's dream but proves a nightmare for celebs

Celebrities fall prey to what a hacker says was an exploit of Apple's iCloud. But there are several other theories suggesting how the victim's intimate photos were leaked onto the Internet.

Alienware redesigns Area-51 gaming desktop: It's cool. It's weird. It's powerful.

Alienware redesigns Area-51 gaming desktop: It's cool. It's weird. It's powerful.

Dell's Alienware has just unveiled its new Area-51 gaming desktop. The system comes with high-end specs such as Intel's Haswell E-core processors and X99 chipset-based motherboards.

Swatch will respond to Apple iWatch threat with Swatch Touch

Swatch will respond to Apple iWatch threat with Swatch Touch

Swatch will be releasing the Swatch Touch next summer in response to the growing smartwatch trend, which the company sees not as a threat but as an opportunity.

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SCIENCENASA set to reformat flash memory of Mars Opportunity rover

Space

NASA set to reformat flash memory of Mars Opportunity rover

Soon, the Opportunity rover will be like new. It will undergo a flash memory reformat to wipe out junk, improving Opportunity’s performance up on the Red Planet.

SCIENCEPassenger pigeons, slaughtered to extinction 100 years ago, still inspire

Earth

Passenger pigeons, slaughtered to extinction 100 years ago, still inspire

Today is the hundredth anniversary of the death of the last passenger pigeon. Hunted for food and game, the species became extinct exactly 100 years ago.

SCIENCEGorham's Cave art suggests Neanderthals were more intelligent and less barbaric than previously thought

Gorham's Cave art suggests Neanderthals were more intelligent and less barbaric than previously thought

Neanderthals may have created art, according to a new investigation of ancient cave drawings.

SCIENCEKiller whales of Puget Sound are acting strange, population declining fast

Earth

Killer whales of Puget Sound are acting strange, population declining fast

The killer whale population in the Puget Sound in Washington state has been dropping quickly, worrying environmentalists. Only about 78 orcas now live in the sound, a level not seen since 1985, and the social pods they live in are splintering.

SCIENCEScientists look into evolution of the angry face

Scientists look into evolution of the angry face

Researchers have studied the evolution of the angry face and have found out that the facial expression of anger is universal and crosses cultures.

SCIENCEAntarctic sea levels rise too fast as ice melts, freshwater increases in oceans

Earth

Antarctic sea levels rise too fast as ice melts, freshwater increases in oceans

Sea levels in Antarctica are rising rapidly due to the decreased salinity of the sea as freshwater ice melts, a new study shows.

SCIENCERed rock cliff sketches in Canyonlands National Park only 1000 to 2000 years old

Red rock cliff sketches in Canyonlands National Park only 1000 to 2000 years old

Rock paintings found in Canyonlands National Park may be only 1,000 to 2,000 years old. But, what does that tell us about the people who painted them?

LifeLow carb diet better than low fat diet for weight loss, good heart

Health

Low carb diet better than low fat diet for weight loss, good heart

People who avoided carbohydrates and ate more fat lost more weight and had lesser risks for stroke and heart attack than low-fat dieters, study finds.

LifeUse of recreational marijuana leads to more traffic deaths? Researchers remain divided

Health

Use of recreational marijuana leads to more traffic deaths? Researchers remain divided

Cannabis is legal in two states for recreational use, and may be coming soon to several others. But, how does this affect drivers on the road?

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