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Researchers read sealed 17th century letter without opening it

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

‘Virtual unfolding' is hailed a breakthrough in the study of historic documents as unopened letter from 1697 is read for the first time using X-ray technology In a world first...
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'It's an arms race': the tech teams trying to outpace paedophiles online

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

As platforms pivot towards greater encryption, analysts are rushing to finesse child abuse prevention technology “Predators are often early adopters of technology,” says Sarah...
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Crossout goes cyberpunk with its Syndicate update

Crossout goes cyberpunk with its Syndicate update

6 days ago   |   PCGamesN

With cyberpunk games being all the rage right now, it seems only fitting that Crossout - Targem Games and Gaijin Entertainment's free-to-play, post-apocalyptic action-MMO...
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AI in Edinburgh: 10 new-age UK startups ready to slay 2021

9 days ago   |   UKTN

Undoubtedly, AI AI technology has the potential to transform industries and deliver positive impacts on a wide range of innovation areas such as cleantech, healthtech, fintech...
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The top 36 public relations pros in the tech industry

The top 36 public relations pros in the tech industry

10 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Tech companies are often in the news, whether it's because of new innovations they're pitching or concerns about their impact on society that have landed...
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ZELF banks £1.4M, UK's Chris Adelsbach backs Latvia-headquartered fintech's growth

10 days ago   |   UKTN

ZELF , a neobank with a global focus on Gen Z's financial services , has secured $2 million in a pre-seed funding round. “The incredible demand is a strong encouragement to...
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How the NHS can meet the demands of an ageing society | Letters

12 days ago   |   The Guardian

Ron Walton on the actions required to cut unnecessary admissions and long stays in hospital, and John Forsyth on the need for an integrated health and social care system to...
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Manchester-based tech-for-good company GoodBox picks up £9M to help non-profits combat cashless crisis

12 days ago   |   UKTN

GoodBox is a tech-for-good company, founded on the insight that a cashless society is having a negative impact on the charity sector. As a result, the Manchester-based company...
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Analysis: Will intelligent roads finally move self-driving cars into fast lane?

Analysis: Will intelligent roads finally move self-driving cars into fast lane?

14 days ago   |   Autocar

Infrastructure changes may help accelerate the development of autonomous cars The race to develop autonomous vehicles has been slower than hoped, but it could be about to pick...
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The Guardian view on Alabama's Amazon rebels: the dignity of labour | Editorial

14 days ago   |   The Guardian

Workers fighting to form the first union at an Amazon workplace in the US are pioneers in the battle to civilise big-tech capitalism “We are not robots” was chosen as the...
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Diablo II Resurrected Lets Players Use Their Original Saves

Diablo II Resurrected Lets Players Use Their Original Saves

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NASA's Perseverance Rover Makes Its First Martian Moves

The car-sized rover moved a total of 21 feet across the surface of Mars as part of a mobility test. NASA's Perseverance rover officially landed on Mars in February. Now that... Read more ...

Google Tests App-Like Chromecast Menu With Additional Controls

Google Tests App-Like Chromecast Menu With Additional Controls

The menu appeared for several Redditors and resembled Chromecast's features on Android TV. Google is working on a new, app-like interface for Chromecast. According to... Read more ...

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Exclusive: PS5 restock at Target is likely to happen tomorrow - here's when

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Queen calls for unity in Commonwealth message ahead of Oprah interview

Queen calls for unity in Commonwealth message ahead of Oprah interview

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How to Find Your IP Address

How to Find Your IP Address

There may come a time when you need to know the IP address of your router, as assigned by your ISP. These numbers are easy to find, when you know where and how to... Read more ...

Valheim makes me love the survival genre again - here's why

Valheim makes me love the survival genre again - here's why

Valheim is one of the best survival games I've played in years and it's just getting started. Read more ...

Coinbase's CEO is set to get a $3 billion windfall as his company goes...

Coinbase's CEO is set to get a $3 billion windfall as his company goes public amid a cryptocurrency boom

Summary List Placement Coinbase's surge in popularity amid a boom in cryptocurrencies has helped mint founder and CEO Brian Armstrong as one of the newest Silicon Valley... Read more ...

I'm a designer who moved to San Francisco and broke into tech with a...

I'm a designer who moved to San Francisco and broke into tech with a six-figure salary - all without a relevant degree or network. Here's how I did it

Summary List Placement I felt stuck. I did the typical Virginian move, moving to work in DC after graduating from an arts school in Virginia. I had been working as a designer... Read more ...