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Samsung Galaxy Note could sport Exynos CPU, 4GB RAM

A recent report from GSM Arena claims that Samsung’s next big thing could include a homegrown processor and plenty of memory.

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Diane Keaton to star with Jude Law in first Sky-HBO co-production, ‘The Young Pope’

Law plays a fictional pontiff as the broadcasters team up to take on global rivals such as Netflix and Amazon.

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Diane Keaton to star with Jude Law in first Sky-HBO co-production, ‘The Young Pope’

Surgical robot gets a bendable ‘wrist’ (Tomorrow Daily 215)

Khail and Ashley check out a surgical robot with a “wrist” that can bend into tight spots, discuss an unauthorized (but very cool) demo for a “Star Wars” VR game and explain with a university in Singapore is deploying robot swans.

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Surgical robot gets a bendable ‘wrist’ (Tomorrow Daily 215)

Snake fossil with four legs just wants a hug

The discovery of a fossil of a snake with four legs suggests that the modern-day reptiles evolved from digging, rather than swimming, ancestors.

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Snake fossil with four legs just wants a hug

IDG Contributor Network: Where to find more data

When reviewing the 5 steps for transforming your business using data , we highlighted that real-time business intelligence is the first step toward the digitalization of business. How far-reaching (and useful) the insight produced by business intelligence depends to a great degree on how much input data it was given to start with. In the early days of business intelligence, data was stored in expensive enterprise data warehouses and data marts.

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IDG Contributor Network: Where to find more data

Automattic, Steward of WordPress.com, Snaps Up Longreads

Matthew Mullenweg, Automattic's CEO, says he's expanding to reading and finding great nuggets on WordPress blogs

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Automattic, Steward of WordPress.com, Snaps Up Longreads

Since It Can't Sue Us All, Getty Images Embraces Embedded Photos

Via embed code, Getty now allows anyone to display an image on blogs or Facebook pages without paying a licensing fee

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Since It Can't Sue Us All, Getty Images Embraces Embedded Photos

Another Day, Another Retailer in a Massive Credit Card Breach

A blogger says 282,000 credit and debit cards appear to have been stolen from a nationwide beauty supply chain

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Another Day, Another Retailer in a Massive Credit Card Breach

Amazon’s second wave of original pilots goes live

The latest batch includes hour-long dramas for the first time, and Amazon Studios will again crowdsource content decisions, picking the ones to make full series based on customer viewing data and reviews. [Read more]

How to make LPs sound better than ever

Turntable phono cartridges’ miniscule voltage output needs high quality amplification, NAD’s nifty little PP2i will transform your analog sound.

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How to make LPs sound better than ever