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huh..? August 25, 2016

Israeli UGV – fully autonomous weaponised cars are almost here – have we all gone completely mad?

Apparently the first fully autonomous self driving military vehicle has been deployed by the Israelis to patrol the border with the Gaza Strip. The idea is for this UGV (unmanned ground vehicle) to take over from regular troop patrols to secure the border against problems. The horrifying news, however, is the fact that they’re already talking about equipping the vehicle with weapons such as machine guns (and who knows, rockets?), and eventually giving it autonomous AI (artificial intelligence) control of…


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Reviews August 25, 2016

2016 Jaguar XF – Super 70 MPG Economy And Ultra Sleek Style: This Cat Purrs! [Review]

Back in 2007 when Jaguars still had a whiff of Werther’s Original about them, the first generation XF represented a big change of direction for the company. Out went the yesteryear styling and in came modern designs that proved there was life in the old cat yet. Fast forward to 2016 and there is now a new XF on the prowl. For 2016 this new Jaguar XF has received a bodywork upgrade, not just in terms of its desirable lines…


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2016 Jaguar XF – Super 70 MPG Economy And Ultra Sleek Style: This Cat Purrs! [Review]

Matter and Form – the little 3D scanner for your desktop

3D printing is a lot of fun. If your 3D design game is on point, you can make a lot of really cool objects. There are a lot easy to us programs to help people build the things of their dreams. Still, it’s a little difficult to recreate from life. If the object you want to make already exists, why not just scan it in? The Matter and Form is a small scale 3D scanner for your design studio.


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OpenStax – free textbooks (with some stipulations)

So you’ve probably seen the meme about Bill Gates and his wife offering textbooks for free through their website, OpenStax. This is not quite, exactly true but it is close. OpenStax is a free textbook resource that anyone can access.


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Opera VPN – online safety while your roam

So you’re the type that likes your web to truly be worldwide. Forget being confined by your location, view everything as if you were anywhere on your mobile device with Opera VPN, the app that lets you enjoy more online safely, all for free.


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NYPL Emoji Bot – revealing the archives, one tweet at a time

Bots have been online since people started crowding digital chatrooms. You’ve probably run into more than a few on Twitter and passed them by. The New York Public Library Emoji Bot is one you’ll jump at the chance to engage with. It trades pictures for emojis.


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In-Ear Glowing Sports Headphones – light up like it’s the sci-fi future of 1999

Whenever you watch science fiction flicks from the 80s and 90s, everything is always glowing for that extra cool, science fiction-y look. We’ve moved away from that aesthetic for the most part but that doesn’t mean you have to give up on it in everything. The In-Ear Glowing Sports Headphones will brighten up your music listening.


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LastPass – never forget a password again

Everything we do online requires a password these days. Banking, shopping, even reading the newspaper sometimes takes a login. If keeping all of those passwords straight has got you down, check out LastPass Password Manger and make your life easier.


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2016 Jaguar XF – Super 70 MPG Economy And Ultra Sleek Style: This Cat Purrs! [Review]
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2016 Jaguar XF – Super 70 MPG Economy And Ultra Sleek Style: This Cat Purrs! [Review]

Back in 2007 when Jaguars still had a whiff of Werther’s Original about them, the first generation XF represented a big change of direction for the company. Out went the yesteryear styling and in came modern designs that proved there was life in the old cat yet. Fast forward to 2016 and there is now a new XF on the prowl. For 2016 this new Jaguar XF has received a bodywork upgrade, not just in terms of its desirable lines...
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So you’re the type that likes your web to truly be worldwide. Forget being confined by your location, view everything as if you were anywhere on your mobile device with Opera VPN, the app that lets you enjoy more online safely, all for free.

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