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Google News Sci Tech: HTC's Vive won't be the only SteamVR headset - TechRadar->

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VentureBeat

HTC's Vive won't be the only SteamVR headset
TechRadar
When HTC announced Vive, the virtual reality headset it built with Valve, we suspected that it wouldn't be the last manufacturer to announce a visor running the SteamVR platform. We've been hearing mumblings from sources that more are being worked on...
First-hand accounts of Vive VR suggest it's better than the Oculus RiftTechSpot
HTC Vive review roundup: Virtual reality gets realChristian Science Monitor
A Closer Look At Valve's First VR UnitKotaku
Engadget-The Verge-games.on.net
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Google News Sci Tech: Two fossils suggest human family is older than thought - USA TODAY->

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USA TODAY

Two fossils suggest human family is older than thought
USA TODAY
The mottled wedge of rock was lying on a hill in the Ethiopian desert as if waiting to be noticed. Now elated scientists say it is a 2.8 million-year-old fossilized jawbone -- and the oldest known remnant of the family that includes modern humans. The fossil...
Jawbone's Discovery Fills Barren Evolutionary PeriodNew York Times
The human family may have evolved half a million years earlier than we thoughtWashington Post
Boffins find Earth's earliest Homo in Ethiopian hilltopThe Register
NBCNews.com-BBC News-Sydney Morning Herald
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Google News Sci Tech: Decades-Old Legacy Encryption Found in iOS, OS X, Android - Apple Says Fix Is ..->

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The Mac Observer

Decades-Old Legacy Encryption Found in iOS, OS X, Android - Apple Says Fix Is ...
The Mac Observer
Security Legacy encryption technology has been found in iOS, OS X, and Android that allows malicious hackers to potentially sniff data going to and from servers that appear to be secure. The vulnerability has been dubbed FREAK by researchers, and Apple...
The FREAK Flaw: How to Protect YourselfTom's Guide
Outdated Encryption Keys Leave Phones Vulnerable to HackersNew York Times
Latest Web Security Bug Might FREAK You OutPC Magazine
CBS Local-azcentral.com-South China Morning Post (subscription)
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Google News Sci Tech: With Sony's Morpheus, gamers could get VR headsets in 2016 - San Francisco Chron->

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San Francisco Chronicle

With Sony's Morpheus, gamers could get VR headsets in 2016
San Francisco Chronicle
Shuhei Yoshida, president of Sony's Worldwide Studios for Sony Computer Entertainment, updates the press on the company's Project Morpheus virtual reality device. Photo: Santiago Mejia / The Chronicle. Image 1 of 8. Sony shows off an updated prototype...
Sony Corp plans to launch Project Morpheus virtual-reality headset in 2016Financial Post
The virtual reality PlayStation is coming next yearFortune

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Google News Sci Tech: Intel Partners With Raptr To Improve PC Gaming Performance - GameSpot->

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Intel Partners With Raptr To Improve PC Gaming Performance
GameSpot
Raptr has announced a collaboration with Intel to provide game optimization tools for Intel graphics-based PCs. As of today, owners of PCs that include Intel graphics technology released in the last three years will receive support for Raptr's suite of tools.
GDC 15: Intel Demos Socketed, LGA1150 Broadwell CPU with Iris Pro GraphicsPC Perspectives
Intel At GDC: DX12, Raptr Gameplay Recording, & LGA Socketed Iris ProGamersNexus
Socketed Intel desktop Broadwell coming mid-yearThe Tech Report, LLC
San Jose Mercury News (blog)-Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
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Google News Sci Tech: HBO Discussing Partnership With Apple for New Streaming Service: IBT - Bloomberg->

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HBO Discussing Partnership With Apple for New Streaming Service: IBT
Bloomberg
Richard Plepler, Chief Executive Officer of Home Box Office Inc. (HBO), has said he is looking to reach an estimated 10 million consumers who get Internet service but don't subscribe to cable or satellite TV. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg...
Report: HBO Now coming to Apple TV next monthUSA TODAY
HBO Plans April Launch for Stand-alone Streaming Service (Report)Hollywood Reporter
Get Ready To Cut The Cord: HBO Online-Only Streaming Service Coming Next ... Forbes
Ars Technica-Uncover California-Fast Company
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Google News Sci Tech: Microsoft's universal app platform is play for mobile, but can it deliver? - Com->

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Microsoft's universal app platform is play for mobile, but can it deliver?
Computerworld
If Windows 10 is key to Microsoft's effort to succeed in mobile, then the universal app platform is the technology that could make that happen. It promises to bring developers the cross-device nirvana they have long sought from Microsoft, but there are still...
Elite: Dangerous exclusive to Xbox One; Windows 10 Cross Buy announcedMetro
Microsoft releasing Xbox wireless dongle for PC this yearPC Gamer

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Google News Sci Tech: SimCity developer Maxis is no more, EA shuts studio down - Geek->

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Geek

SimCity developer Maxis is no more, EA shuts studio down
Geek
Do you remember the game called SimCity that everyone loved until 2012? And then do you remember how EA and developer Maxis completely ruined it with the last SimCity game? Well, it looks as though it cost Maxis more than a lot of bad press as the...

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Google News Sci Tech: Valve's and HTC's Vive is the most believable virtual reality experience yet - V->

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VentureBeat

Valve's and HTC's Vive is the most believable virtual reality experience yet
VentureBeat
Gaming execs: Join 180 select leaders from King, Glu, Rovio, Unity, Facebook, and more to plan your path to global domination in 2015. GamesBeat Summit is invite-only -- apply here. Ticket prices increase on March 6 Pacific!
First-hand accounts of Vive VR suggest it's better than the Oculus RiftTechSpot
A Closer Look At Valve's First VR UnitKotaku
HTC's Vive made me believe in VREngadget
games.on.net-Gamasutra-Latin Times
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Google News Sci Tech: Valve has not announced Portal 3 with a VR demo - PC Gamer->

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CNET

Valve has not announced Portal 3 with a VR demo
PC Gamer
At GDC today, Valve has been showing off a demo of HTC's new virtual reality headset. We're going to see the demo tomorrow morning, but we already know a lot about it from our colleagues' reports: it looks a lot like a new Portal. It is not a new Portal.
The cult of Valve: Why Valve's new virtual reality headset could be the first real ... Business Insider
Hands-on: HTC's Vive headset made this virtual reality noob a virtual reality ... PCWorld
Everyone is losing their minds over this new virtual reality headsetBusiness Insider Australia

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Google News Sci Tech: Microsoft's universal app platform is big play for mobile, but can it deliver? -->

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Microsoft's universal app platform is big play for mobile, but can it deliver?
PCWorld
If Windows 10 is key to Microsoft's effort to succeed in mobile, then the universal app platform is the technology that could make that happen. It promises to bring developers the cross-device nirvana they have long sought from Microsoft, but there are still...
Xbox Live and ID@Xbox are coming to Windows 10Engadget
GDC 2015: Spencer – Gaming still an essential part of Windows, “we lost our way”GamerCenterOnline
Microsoft releasing Xbox wireless dongle for PC this yearPC Gamer
Kabir News-The Inquisitr
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Google News Sci Tech: Is Syria conflict a case study for climate change? - Los Angeles Times->

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Los Angeles Times

Is Syria conflict a case study for climate change?
Los Angeles Times
Science just served up a double coupon for the argumentative: A new study suggests that climate change is driving a Middle East conflict that brought the Islamic State to prominence. Climate change contributed to the severity of a record-setting drought that...
Tale of two droughts: What California, Syria can teach about adaptation gap (+ ... Christian Science Monitor
California's terrifying climate forecast: It could face droughts nearly every yearWashington Post
Syrian conflict likely fueled by climate change, study claimsThe Verge
San Jose Mercury News-New York Times-ABC News
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