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‘Satellite catcher’ uses magnets to clean up space junk

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WannaCry cyberattack linked to North Korea

WannaCry cyberattack linked to North Korea There’s mounting evidence that North Korea was behind last month’s WannaCry ransomware attack that hit hundreds of thousands of computers around the world. U.K. security services believe that Lazarus, a group that has been linked to the government of North Korea, was responsible, U.K. intelligence sources said. That appears […]

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Travelmate Fully Autonomous Suitcase and Robot – Must-have gadgets for business travelers

Travelmate Fully Autonomous Suitcase and Robot – Must-have gadgets for business travelers For many business travelers, commuting through airports and enduring flights is the worst part of any trip. Thankfully, these seven gadgets help make life on the road — and in the air — much easier. Travelmate is the world’s first autonomous suitcase. After […]

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Jeff Bezos is the smartest guy in business

Jeff Bezos is the smartest guy in business Just when you think you know Amazon, the company goes and changes everything. Amazon (AMZN, Tech30) shook the retail world Friday with news that it has agreed to buy Whole Foods (WFM) for $13.7 billion. The deal instantly upended the supermarket industry and transformed the e-commerce company […]

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How many social followers does Trump actually have?

How many social followers does Trump actually have? Katy Perry just became the first person to hit 100 million followers on Twitter, but someone else wants you to hear him roar. In a Friday morning Twitter (TWTR, Tech30) storm about his frustration over the Russia investigation, President Trump boasted that he can circumvent the “fake […]