Navy switches to Xbox gamepad to control sub periscopes

Instead of a traditional periscope, the Navy's Virginia-class subs use high-res cameras and large monitors, controlled by $38,000 joysticks. But, Xbox controllers could change this. ...

6 hours ago from Daily Mail

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The Pixel 2 XL price jumps $100, now starts at $849

Pricing and press pictures for the Pixel 2 XL leak.

6 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Proterra bus sets EV record with 1,100-mile run on a single charge

The electric buses from Proterra keep going from strength to strength. We first heard of its vehicles in 2015, when its Catalyst XR logged more than 250 mi (402 km) on a single charge. ...

2 hours ago from Gizmag

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CCleaner: Extremely popular antivirus app infected millions of users with a virus

A highly embarrassing error for the program

18 hours ago from The Independent

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Twitter touts victories in war on extremist content

Twitter on Tuesday touted victories in the battle against tweets promoting extremist violence, saying it has been vanquishing those kinds of accounts before governments even ask.

10 hours ago from Phys.org

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Google Home Mini Leaked, Rumored To Cost $49

The Google Home was Google’s first foray into smart speakers where it seemed that they were looking to compete with the likes of the Amazon Echo lineup of devices. However unlike the Echo series ...

4 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Amazon mistakenly sends baby registry emails to non-parents - CNET

Many recipients of gift alert don't have a baby registry. Or even plans to have a baby, for that matter.

2 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Intel chips loaded in Waymo self-driving minivans

Intel on Monday announced its computing tech is being loaded into Waymo self-driving minivans as the chip giant seeks a leading position on the road to autonomous vehicles.

Mon 18 Sep 17 from Phys.org

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Kohl’s Will Soon Accept Your Amazon Returns

It's part of a growing partnership between the companies

11 hours ago from TIME

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T-Mobile And Sprint Merger Talks Have Reportedly Resumed

The idea of T-Mobile and Sprint merging isn’t new and has been explored in the past, although it did not pan out. However in recent times there have been talks about the merger being explored ...

3 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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