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EM Railgun
Military TechTechnology

This week the US Navy and Marine Corps unveiled their new Electromagnetic Railgun at the Navel Future Force Science and Technology EXPO at the E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C. The new Railgun was developed by the Office of Naval Research and BAE systems and has the ability to

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Pluto
Air & SpaceScience

NASA has released new pictures of Pluto and one of its moons taken by the Long-Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) on board the New Horizons spacecraft. The images were taken from a distance of some 200 million km (124 million miles) away. At this distance, Pluto and one of its moons

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Revenge Porn Image
SocialTechnology

Kevin Bollaert , the owner of a website (UGotPosted.com) in which people uploaded compromising images of ex-partners has been convicted of identity theft and extortion at the San Diego County Superior Court. He will be sentenced at a later date and could face up to 20 years in prison. The

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Kevlar Fiber
GadgetsSmartphonesTechnology

Researchers at the University of Michigan have created a lithium-ion battery from Kevlar fibers. Using Kevlar not only prevents fires but can store more power in the same space as traditional lithium-ion batteries or make them smaller for the same amount of power. Kevlar is best known as the stuff

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Air & SpaceScience

Inmarsat (a UK satellite telecommunications company) has launched the second Global Xpress satellite (I5 series) into a super-synchronous transfer orbit at 04:02 GTM on Monday. It is 7m long and weighs 6.1 tonnes. The satellite was launched from Baikonur in Kazakhstan on board a Proton M rocket. Global Xpress is

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WhatsApp Emoji bug
Tech Bits

WhatsApp is adding many changes day by day. For example, it has added blue ticks to check the readability of messages sent. But recently, users who have updated the latest version, experienced a little WhatsApp Emoji bug. The Whatsapp Number 6 bug causes the emoji’s for number 6 to display the

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