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Finnish Museum Commits To Playing A 1,000 Year Long GIF To The Bitter End

Modern art is weird, and it’ll only get weirder as artists continue to integrate new media into their art. Just the other day I visited a respected museum and sat through a video installation that was a bunch of random Youtube clips from the early 2000s. You know, ‘art’.

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Police Warn Schools That 'Tinder For Teens' App Yellow Could Be Used By Sex Offenders

An app which has been labelled as a Tinder for teens has come under fire as police have warned that it could be used by sex offenders to target children.

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Belgian Company Takes 3D Printing To Chocolate

Layer by layer, 0.2 millimeters at a time, a specialized printing machine at Belgian chocolate shop Miam Factory applies melted chocolate to shape a three-dimensional object.

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Scientists Announce That The Great Barrier Reef Is Officially “Terminal”

The Great Barrier Reef in Australia is recognized as the biggest living structure on Earth. Unfortunately, it's dying--with many portions facing no hope for recovery--thanks to back to back mass bleaching events

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FitBit Unveils World's Slimmest Wristband With Continuous Heartbeat Sensor

KUALA LUMPUR – Wearable fitness technology company Fitbit has unveiled its latest product, the Alta HR in a media launch event in Bangsar Shopping Center today.

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Self-Driving 'Arms Race' Complicates Supplier Alliances

Pic: ReutersFRANKFURT/DETROIT: The race to develop and exploit autonomous vehicle technology is reshaping the hierarchy of the automotive industry, replacing traditional top-down manufacturing relationships with complex webs of alliances and acquisitions.

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Samsung Electronics Says Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Exceeded S7

Pic: ReutersPre-orders for Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's flagship Galaxy S8 smartphone have exceeded those of its predecessor S7, mobile business chief Koh Dong-jin said on Thursday, suggesting many consumers were unfazed by last year's Galaxy Note 7 fires.

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Technology Solutions Provider NetX Announces Collaboration With Mobile Virtual Network Operator, XOX Wallet

PETALING JAYA: NetX Holdings Berhad (NetX) announced yesterday that its subsidiary PayAllZ Sdn Bhd (PayAllZ) and XOX Wallet Sdn Bhd (XOX) are collaborating to develop an Electronic Payment Mobile Exchange (EPEx) that will allow every XOX subscriber to be an e-commerce merchant.

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Burger King Debuts Whopper Ad That Triggers Google Home Devices

Pic: ReutersFast-food chain Burger King said on Wednesday it will start televising a commercial for its signature Whopper sandwich that is designed to activate Google voice-controlled devices, raising questions about whether marketing tactics have become too invasive.

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Cyber Breaches Have Cost Shareholders Billions Since 2013: Report

Pic: ReutersCyber security breaches erode companies' share prices permanently, with financials the worst hit, a study issued by IT consultant CGI and Oxford Economics has found.

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