1. These Sneakers Are Made Entirely From Ocean Waste
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-07-03 at 04:30:00

Our oceans are full of plastic. Forunately scientists are mapping where it lies
 , which means we can begin scooping it up—and perhaps even start to use it to create new products, like these sneakers.Read more...

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2. Reddit Moderators Are Locking Up The Site’s Most Popular Pages In Protest
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-07-03 at 00:28:22

 The moderators behind a number of the most popular subreddits on the site — which is known as the front page of internet — have made their communities private, thus shutting them off from the internet, in protest of the departure of a ke...

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3. Politician against violent games pleads guilty in gun-running case
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-07-03 at 03:50:00

Oh, the irony. Disgraced former senator Leland Yee has pleaded guilty to charges of taking bribes in exchange for votes, racketeering and promising to smuggle guns into the US from the Philippines. Of course, like so many beautiful twists of fate, Ye...

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4. Reddit in uproar after staff sacking
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-03 at 03:59:18

Popular chat rooms on Reddit have been closed in protest over the sacking of a popular staff member.

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5. Google’s ‘GG1’ teases a new version of Glass
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-07-03 at 05:30:00

Before a company announces a device, it has to pass through the FCC's secretive bunker to ensure that it's wireless radios are safe for human contact. Droid Life has trawled through the most recent list of anonymized gadgets to find A4R-GG1, a Google...

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6. Sphericam 2 Is A 4K 360-Degree Camera Built For The VR Era
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-07-03 at 03:27:03

 One of the main issues with current 360-degree VR technology is that a successful experience typically requires a user to have both creation and consumption devices. While companies like Oculus and Samsung have begun to bring VR consumption devic...

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7. The 8 best new titles from DC Comics
     Published by CNet on 2015-07-03 at 07:00:02

DC Comics has added a new range of comics to its monthly lineup, and the spate of Issue Ones makes this an ideal time for new readers to jump on board, or for fans to pick up a new series.

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8. Graduation Rates From Every School District in the US, Mapped
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-07-03 at 06:30:00

Ever wondered how high school graduation rates vary across the country? Well this map shows you exactly how.Read more...

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9. Uber Suspends UberPOP In France Following Turmoils And Arrests
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-07-03 at 03:47:37

 Transportation company Uber just announced in an interview with Le Monde that it will be suspending UberPOP in France tonight at 8pm. The news follows a difficult week for the company. Last Thursday, anti-Uber protests turned to guerrilla warfare as...

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10. 500 Startups Adds $5M More To Its 500 Durians Micro Fund For Southeast Asia
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-07-03 at 01:10:31

 There’s good news for startup founders and entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia after 500 Startups increased its $10 million fund for the region by a further $5 million. Read More

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11. Microsoft and Kyocera quietly squash patent beef
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-07-03 at 02:31:00

Microsoft can cross out another patent dispute in its list, now that it has settled its issue with Kyocera. Redmond filed a lawsuit against the Japanese electronics maker back in March, claiming that the latter's Android phones infringe upon seven pa...

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12. There Should Be a Dress Code for Doctors
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-07-03 at 01:30:00

If you live near a hospital, you’ve probably seen the sight: a young physician in loose blue scrubs, standing in line at the grocery store. You can’t help but wonder if the young physician is lost. After all, it appears that he or she belongs in an em...

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14. Chevy’s 2016 cars can keep charging phones from overheating
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-07-03 at 00:38:00

Early summer on the East Coast hasn't been its usual level of brutal this year, but it's only a matter of time before smartphones start wigging out in the heat. Things only get trickier when you're charging up in your sweltering car, so Chevy cooked ...

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15. Gene Therapy Finally Shown to Help Cystic Fibrosis Sufferers
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-07-03 at 02:30:00

For 26 years, since researchers first identified the gene responsible for cystic fibrosis, scientists have attempted to use the knowledge to help treat the illness. Now, gene therapy has been shown to help sufferers for the first time.Read more...

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16. Call Them Hippies, But the Grateful Dead Were Tech Pioneers
     Published by Wired on 2015-07-03 at 05:00:48

Long stereotyped as hippies stuck in the Summer of Love, the Grateful Dead were for 50 years at the forefront of the digital revolution.
The post Call Them Hippies, But the Grateful Dead Were Tech Pioneers appeared first on WIRED.

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17. Is this BlackBerry’s upcoming Android phone, coming to AT&T?
     Published by The Verge on 2015-07-03 at 09:10:55

We've expected for a month or so that BlackBerry is working on an Android phone with a "dual curved display" that slides up to reveal a physical keyboard underneath. It is supposedly based on a device that was originally announced at Mobile Wor...

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18. OnePlus Cardboard virtual reality headset is now open for orders — and you only pay for shipping
     Published by Venture Beat on 2015-07-03 at 04:08:38

OnePlus has officially launched its own virtual reality (VR) headset made out of cardboard.

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19. Alibaba Affiliate Ant Financial Confirms Series A Funding At $45-$50B Valuation
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-07-03 at 06:12:57

 Alibaba affiliate company Ant Financial confirmed today that it closed a Series A funding round which includes investment from China’s largest pension fund, the National Social Security Fund (NSSF). Read More

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20. Following WikiLeaks Revelations, Julian Assange Asks For Asylum In France, France Rejects His Request
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-07-03 at 04:50:40

 It was easy to see it coming. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange formally asked for asylum in France in a letter sent to Le Monde. Over the past couple of weeks, WikiLeaks dropped multiple documents related to France and Germany. We learned that the N...

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