Shopping With Apple Pay: Seamless in Stores but Quirky Online
New York Times
Apple says Apple Pay is more secure than a traditional credit card payment, because the systems sends one-time codes to merchants to complete purchases rather than actual credit card numbers. Credit Eric Risberg/Associated Press. Continue reading the …
How to Use Apple PayPC Magazine
Review: Apple Pay is great, at stores that accept itSan Jose Mercury News
Jimmy Kimmel shows you how to use Apple PayCNET
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500-Year-Old Traces of Monster Hawaii Tsunami Discovered
Discovery News
A mighty tsunami at least three times the size of the destructive 1946 tsunami, its aftermath pictured here, hit Kauai about 500 years ago. USGS. Gallery. NASA'sExtremeWeatherPhotoContest:Winners. View Caption +#1: Oct. 2, 2012 –. NASA's Global …
Could a tsunami destroy Hawaii?Christian Science Monitor
Evidence Of Monster Tsunami Discovered In HawaiiValueWalk
Hawaii Tsunami Risk Prompts Officials to Revise Evacuation PlansAmerican Live Wire
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FTC appoints privacy researcher Soltani as chief technologist
PCWorld
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission's new chief technologist is high-profile digital privacy consultant Ashkan Soltani, a move that signals the agency's growing interest in policing online tracking and other Internet privacy issues. FTC Chairwoman Edith …
FTC Names Security Researcher Askhan Soltani as Its Chief TechnologistWall Street Journal (blog)
FTC Hires Privacy Researcher Ashkan Soltani as Chief TechnologistThreatpost
Federal Trade Commission names Ashkan Soltani chief technologistWashington Post (blog)
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Xbox One owners can now stream and compete in eSports via ESL app
Gamasutra
The eSports League has teamed up with Microsoft to launch its first-ever console app — on Xbox One, in Europe and North America. This is the first time the industry has seen the launch of a dedicated eSports app for modern consoles, though it's not the first …
ESL eSports gives Xbox One some gaming tournament cred with new appPCWorld
Microsoft brings competitive gaming to Xbox One, adds ESL Gaming to the consoleWinBeta
Xbox One ESL App Launches, Enables Online TournamentsDailyGame

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NASA unveils fascinating images of Mars-buzzing comet
CNET
A large comet swooped in close to Mars over the weekend. NASA's orbiters had to hide from the debris, but still captured some great shots. by Amanda Kooser

iPhone's wins and iPad's woes, in Apple CEO Tim Cook's own words
CNET
The head of Apple explains during a call with analysts why the company's smartphone is doing well but its tablet isn't. by Shara Tibken

Earth's magnetic field could flip in our lifetime
Fox News
A pilot looking down at her plane controls and realizing magnetic north is hovering somewhere over Antarctica may sound like a scene from a science-fiction movie, but new research suggests the idea isn't so far-fetched in the relatively near future. A magnetic …
Could Earth's magnetic poles suddenly flip?Christian Science Monitor
Magnetic Pole Reversal Threatens EarthThe Utah People’s Post
Earth's Magnetic Field Could Be In for a Flip in a Couple Millenia and It May University Herald
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POLARBEAR seeks cosmic answers in microwave polarization
Eureka! Science News
An international team of physicists has measured a subtle characteristic in the polarization of the cosmic microwave background radiation that will allow them to map the large-scale structure of the universe, determine the masses of neutrinos and perhaps …
POLARBEAR detects B-modes in the cosmic microwave backgroundEurekAlert (press release)

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Scientists have discovered two significant vessels from World War II’s Battle of the Atlantic. The German U-boat 576 and the freighter Bluefields were found approximately 30 miles off the coast of North Carolina. Lost for more than 70 years, the discovery of the two vessels, in an area known as the Graveyard of the Atlantic, is a rare window into a historic military battle and the underwater battlefield landscape of WWII. …read more

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