Ads Will Reportedly Come to Facebook Messenger in the Next Few Months

Facebook plans to introduce paid advertisements in Messenger within the next few months, according to a new report.TechCrunch writes that Facebook has distributed a document to businesses indicating they will be able to message customers directly beginning in the second quarter of the year. Businesses will only be able to …

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13 Crazy Things Said by Antivirus Guru John McAfee

John McAfee, once known nobly for his popular computer antivirus software, has slowly devolved into a walking bulletin board of crazy-person quotes, both in the field tech security and elsewhere. This week, McAfee – currently running for president of the United States of America, by the way – chimed in …

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Dominate Calculus With a Few Easy Tricks

Getty Images How do you integrate with a computer? Let’s start with an example. Suppose a car travels only in the x-direction. It starts at x = 0 m with a velocity of 0 m/s. If the car has a constant acceleration of a (let’s pick 1.5 m/s2), how far …

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China Hates GMOs. Problem Is, China Really Needs GMOs

Newly harvested corn is shoveled for drying at Wudalianchi Farm in China’s Heilongjiang Province, Oct. 18, 2015. Xinhua/Lu Wenxiang/Getty Images) China has a fifth of the world’s people, but only about 7 percent of its arable land. Food security is a national obsession—so it only seemed natural when, earlier this …

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This Flexible Screen Could Be the Next Big Thing for Smartphones

(YouTube) Researchers from Queen’s University in Ontario, Canada have developed the first fully colored touch-enabled flexible display. Dubbed the “Reflex,” the phone’s basic hardware consists of a 720p display developed by LG coupled with a small phone processor running Android 4.4 “KitKat.” But the Reflex’s marquee hardware feature is its “bend sensors,” which …

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