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Time Will Tell if Apple Watch Catches On, As Apple Fans Wait

July 22, 2015 9:29 am | by Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

For all those who hailed the iPhone as the "Jesus Phone" in 2007, the Apple Watch's arrival has hardly been the second coming. Sure, it can do many useful, even delightful things ...

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Feds: Man Tried to Export Night-Vision Goggles to China

July 22, 2015 9:21 am | by Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press | News | Comments

A man was arrested in Hawaii for allegedly arranging to buy six pairs of military-grade night-vision goggles from an undercover federal agent and trying to export them to China ...

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Drone Seized in Poland After Near-Collision with Plane

July 22, 2015 9:13 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Polish authorities confiscated a drone and questioned a man after a Lufthansa passenger plane approaching Warsaw's international airport nearly collided with a flying ...

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Why Airlines Keep Pushing Biofuels: They Have No Choice

July 22, 2015 9:09 am | by Jonathan Fahey & Scott Mayerowitz, AP Business Writers | News | Comments

The number of global fliers is expected to more than double in the next two decades. In order to carry all those extra passengers, airlines are turning to a technology very ...

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Military Fuel Tanker Delays Pull Down Boeing's 2Q Earnings

July 22, 2015 9:04 am | by Scott Mayerowitz, AP Airlines Writer | News | Comments

Aerospace giant Boeing Co. saw its earnings plunge by a third in the second quarter because of repeated delays with a military fuel tanker. The Chicago-based company on Wednesday posted a $1.11 billion ...

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FAA Investigating U.S. Teen for Handgun Wielding Drone

July 21, 2015 4:40 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said today that it is investigating an online video which shows a purported home-made drone brandishing and firing a semiautomatic handgun in the Connecticut countryside ...

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A Return to the Moon & A Closer Look at Pluto's Satellites

July 21, 2015 4:30 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

Pluto's moons Nix and Hydra are irregularly shaped, New Horizons revealed. New data about the small satellites shows their potato-shaped outlines in photographs taken from hundreds of thousands of miles away. Another...

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3D Printed Shoes Make Strides Toward Customization

July 21, 2015 3:59 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Sizing shoes may become more customizable than ever before when a 3D printing startup begins exploring the science of footwear. Footprint Footwear will be making its debut at the GDS Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany ...

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Putin Threatens Russian Defense Industry with Overhaul

July 21, 2015 3:55 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Following a conference regarding the Russian military’s struggles with sanctions and a crumbling domestic defense industry, Vladimir Putin warned the Russian Defense Industry that it could face a large overhaul if...

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Boiling Over Luke-Warm Products

July 21, 2015 3:14 pm | by David Mantey, Editorial Director, @djamesmanny | Blogs | Comments

As a result of my time in the industry, I understand the business case supporting planned obsolescence – I am simply not a fan when I am forced to dip deeper into my monthly budget for ...

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Smart Steering Wheel Diagnoses Drowsy Drivers

July 21, 2015 3:00 pm | by Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass | Articles | Comments

Drowsy driving is one of many factors that leads to distracted driving, which can lead to car accidents. While autonomous driving seeks to be a future solution, a newly patented sensor solution can now ...

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Voice Enables Hands-Free, Eyes-Free Inspection

July 21, 2015 2:49 pm | by Kaylie Duffy, Associate Editor, @kaylieannduffy | Articles | Comments

As the aviation industry advances, so does the search for new technologies that streamline and improve the overall engine maintenance process. To aid mechanics and technicians performing ...

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Detection Sensors Can Help Railways Cope with EM Attacks

July 21, 2015 2:07 pm | by European Commission, CORDIS | News | Comments

Eleven years ago the Madrid train bombings proved how much European railway security still needed to be improved. But now that rail equipment — like in most other industries ...

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U.S. Navy Eyes Graphene Nanoribbon for Ultimate Power Control System

July 21, 2015 1:57 pm | by Cory Nealon, University at Buffalo | News | Comments

The U.S. Navy distributes electricity aboard most of its ships like a power company. It relies on conductors, transformers and other bulky infrastructure. The setup works, but with powerful next ...

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Inside the World's Largest Gathering of Aircraft Lovers

July 21, 2015 1:51 pm | by Tomas Kellner, GE Reports | News | Comments

There seem to be more planes parked on the green grounds of Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wis., than there are cloverleaves in the grass beneath their wheels. The airport is the home of ...

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