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Google testing service to connect patients with doctors over video chat

The internet's good for many things, but it's never been a great source for medical advice. It looks like Google's testing out a new program that could change that. The new service, currently being tested with a limited number of … Continue reading

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Twitter testing ‘buy’ button on tweets

(Reuters) – Twitter Inc is testing a "buy" button in some tweets that allows a mobile user to buy directly from a tweet. Twitter's shares were up 3.2 percent at $ 52.33 in early trading. Facebook Inc has also been … Continue reading

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Recommended Reading: Colombia’s high-tech World Cup training and testing Facebook

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read. Tech … Continue reading

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Proteus picks UK for ‘smart pill’ production and testing

Privately held Proteus Digital Health, which is working with drugmakers including Novartis and Otsuka, said on Monday the new site would employ some 200 skilled staff and serve as a hub for the emerging digital medicine industry. The move was … Continue reading

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SkyShield protects airliners from missile strikes, completes testing in Israel

SkyShield, created by Israel's Elbit Systems, has reportedly been under development for the better part of a decade, but the laser-based missile deflector has just now successfully completed live testing. The Multi-Spectral Infrared Countermeasure (MUSIC) device, which … Tech News … Continue reading

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Facebook starts testing Highlights, a feed that shows only important life events

For some people, Facebook's latest iOS update doesn't only come with bug fixes in tow, it also replaces Requests with the experimental People section. According to TechCrunch, three tabs reside within the People section, including Highlights, which displays your friends' … Continue reading

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Facebook is testing Graph Search for mobile devices

During the Facebook Q4 earnings call earlier this week, Mark Zuckerberg hinted that Graph Search for mobile devices is in development, though he wouldn't go into specifics about when it would launch. Just got Graph Search on the Facebook app pic.twitter.com/NPXhWUgKtK — … Continue reading

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Netflix is testing multiple new subscription plans, like 3 streams for $9.99

Netflix likes to run small tests of features and packages before it offers them widely (like its new unified UI), and that includes the "1 SD stream for $ 6.99" some have started seeing recently. Another offer currently … Tech … Continue reading

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U.S. cracks open skies to testing, use of aerial drones

By Alwyn Scott NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. government took a step on Monday toward opening the skies to aerial drones, authorizing six sites where unmanned aircraft can be tested for a variety of uses. The Federal Aviation Administration … Continue reading

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U.S. cracks open skies to testing, use of aerial drones

By Alwyn Scott NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. aviation regulator took a step toward opening the skies to aerial drones on Monday, authorizing six sites where unmanned aircraft can be tested for a variety of uses. The Federal Aviation … Continue reading

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