The MacBook Pro’s new Force Touch Trackpad is great. Pity about the name – The Verge

The MacBook Pro's new Force Touch Trackpad is great. Pity about the name
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The way to impress somebody with Apple's new trackpad is to have them try to click it when the computer is off. Nothing happens, it's just an inert piece of glass with just the tiniest amount of give when you press hard on it. Then boot up the Mac and have them …

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FCC pauses clocks on Comcast-TWC, AT&T-DirecTV reviews – USA TODAY


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FCC pauses clocks on Comcast-TWC, AT&T-DirecTV reviews
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The Federal Communications Commission said Friday it's pausing its informal 180-day clocks in reviewing two large telecom merger deals — Comcast's agreement to buy Time Warner Cable and AT&T's deal to buy DirecTV. The FCC said it is "prudent" to …
US FCC pauses clock on Comcast-TWC, AT&T-DirecTV merger reviewsReuters


FCC Stops Informal Review Clocks for Comcast, AT&T MergersBloomberg
FCC Stops The Clock Again on Comcast-TW Cable, AT&T-DirecTV Merger Variety
Hollywood Reporter –Re/code –The Consumerist
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Pi Day: Circle Your Calendar — Once-in-a-Century Day Coming This Weekend – ABC News


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Pi Day: Circle Your Calendar — Once-in-a-Century Day Coming This Weekend
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Circle around, math fans. There's a once-in-a-century Pi Day coming this weekend. The day that celebrates the mathematical constant pi is Saturday. And because it's 2015, this particular sequence of numbers in the calendar that matches pi — 3/14/15 — won't …
Pi Day a once-in-a-century celebration for many in N.J.NJ.com



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China’s short lived lunar rover reveals surprisingly active geological history – National Monitor


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China's short lived lunar rover reveals surprisingly active geological history
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China's first lunar lander only travelled a short distance before shutting down, but it showed that the moon still has secrets waiting to be discovered. China's Yutu (Jade Rabbit) moon rover was written off as a loss by many after it encountered technical …
China's Yutu rover reveals Moon's "complex" geological historyXinhua


Chinese rover: Moon's geological history 'complex'Business Standard

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Iggy Azalea Calls Herself ‘A Psychopath’ and Postpones Tour

Iggy Azalea recently announced that her first headlining arena tour would be postponed from its announced April start until September. Dubbed The Great Escape Tour, her reps cited production delays as the reason for the rescheduling. Now, Iggy has elaborated on that front in a candid interview on the subject for Los Angeles’ 97.1 AMP Radio. “I am a psychopath,” Azalea said. “It is my first arena tour, so it’s… Read more »

Autonomous Car Prepares for 3500-Mile US Road Trip – ABC News


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Autonomous Car Prepares for 3500-Mile US Road Trip
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Call it a preview of the cross-country road trip of the future. An autonomous car developed by Michigan-based auto supplier Delphi Automotive will soon be making a 3,500-mile journey across the U.S. A person will sit behind the wheel at all times but won't …
Delphi plans coast-to-coast demo of its self-driving carReuters


Delphi Plans First Coast-to-Coast Driverless Auto DemonstrationBloomberg
Delphi to drive autonomous car coast-to-coastDetroit Free Press
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Don’t Wait in Line at Hype Hotel: Mazda Offering Fast Pass

Every year at SXSW is roughly the same m.o.: you go planning to have a good time and see wall-to-wall great music, and the festival sets out to destroy you. Whether it’s having to choose between a series of impossible decisions on who to see, or keeping your energy up while you do it, SXSW is as much an endurance test as it is a music festival. This year, Hype… Read more »

XXL Freshmen 2015: Le1f Pitch [Video]

XXL Freshmen 2015 is coming and the freshman hopefuls are gearing up to possibly make this year’s class. With the10 Spot voting just around the corner, we had to let the potentials tell us why they should appear on this year’s cover. New York native, Le1f, has been on the hip-hop scene for the past three years. In 2012, after offering production help on Das Racist’s popular tune, “Combination Pizza Hut… Read more »