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Feedly now home to 500,000 Reader refugees

RSS reader Feedly says Google's decision to drop its Reader service saw 500,000 people migrate to its services in 48 hours.
Simon Sharwood, 17 Mar 2013
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Drones with freakin' CLAWS grab objects like eagles

Is there such a thing as learning too many lessons from nature? If you find the exploits of quad-copter researchers spooky, don't watch the very latest video demonstration from the University of Pennsylvania's aptly-named GRASP laboratory.
Richard Chirgwin, 17 Mar 2013
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Huawei USB modems vulnerable

Huawei has been accused of poor security practice by Russian researcher Nikita Tarakanov, who told Black Hat Europe last week that the vendor's 3G and 4G devices are vulnerable and its update server is a massive attack vector.
Richard Chirgwin, 17 Mar 2013