1. Uber is tracking its drivers in China, will fire anyone attending taxi protests
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-14 at 08:41:51

Uber is laying down the law in China. The ride-hailing service has ordered its drivers in China not to participate in taxi protests in the city of Hangzhou, located in Eastern China.
According to The Wall Street Journal, Uber has threatened to ...

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2. Join us for the video game industry’s must-watch presentations (live blogs)
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-14 at 13:10:10

Follow along as we stream and report on what big players like Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo and more have to say at the E3 video game conference kicking off Sunday.

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3. Jurassic World earns over half a billion worldwide in biggest opening weekend ever
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-14 at 13:27:25

Jurassic World has turned into quite the blockbuster hit. The film has crushed industry estimates, and has raked in a record $511.8 million globally, making it the first to ever break half a billion dollars over its opening weekend. That number...

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4. Thirty Year Old Commodore Amiga Still Controls Heat and AC at 19 Schools
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-14 at 14:00:00

Controlling your house’s thermostat with your phone may seem cutting edge, but in the 1980s, you could program a Commodore Amiga to do the exact same thing. Thirty years later, one such archaic system, at least, is still hard at work.Read more...

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5. After months of hibernation, the Philae lander has woken up
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-14 at 07:25:24

Back in November, after a rocky landing on a comet, the Philae lander went into a deep hibernation. Now, months later, the spacecraft has finally woken up, according to the European Space Agency. Early this morning, scientists at the Lander C...

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6. Playing games on the PC is making a comeback
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-14 at 16:32:45

Video game consoles have long dominated the video game industry, offering a seemingly cheaper and more consistent experience. But not for long.

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8. Starbreeze making its own VR hardware, shows off The Walking Dead VR demo
     Published by Polygon on 2015-06-14 at 00:29:24

Starbreeze Studios, the developer behind the Payday series and Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, is the latest company getting into the VR game. Starbreeze announced StarVR today, a new head-mounted virtual reality display that promises the widest ...

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10. Nintendo brings Mother to Virtual Console as Earthbound Beginnings — it’s available today
     Published by Polygon on 2015-06-14 at 16:11:30

At this year's Nintendo World Championships, Nintendo announced that Wii U owners would be able to get their hands on an EarthBound Beginnings, a Virtual Console re-release of the original game in the EarthBound franchise, Mother.
This will be ...

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12. Ride shotgun in this 360-degree Le Mans video
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-06-14 at 05:07:00

Sure, 360-degree video is practically old news at this point, but we've never seen an example that works as well as this. To coincide with the Le Mans 24 Hour endurance race, Nismo (Nissan's motorsports division) has uploaded a 360-degree lap of Circ...

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14. Chinese shopping giant Alibaba is launching an HBO-like Netflix rival
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-06-14 at 11:38:00

Alibaba is already a cornerstone of China's online shopping space, and it's now setting its sights on one of the internet's other big draws: streaming video. Jack Ma and crew are planning to launch Tmall Box Office, a Netflix-like service that will c...

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15. Twitter tells us in which state people hate their jobs the most
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-14 at 09:56:35

Technically Incorrect: An analysis of an entire year's tweets shows that there's a geographical split between those who say they like their work and those who say they don't.

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17. When and where to watch Bethesda’s E3 2015 press event
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-14 at 14:00:02

We already know Bethesda is planning to show off the next Doom and Fallout 4 at E3, but it looks like the publisher has (at least) one other big game up its sleeve. During a Twitch streaming test yesterday, Arkane Studios' Harvey Smith and Ra...

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18. Europe Has The Potential To Dominate Industrial IoT, But Can It Deliver?
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-06-14 at 11:00:38

 Last autumn I moved back to Finland after spending five years in the U.K. and Germany, building Futurice’s international offices. The Finland I returned to was a very different economy from the one I’d left — no more AAA rating or ...

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19. Saturn’s Ghostly Outer Ring is Mind Blowingly Massive
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-14 at 11:00:00

Almost every time we have a look, Saturn seems to become even more incredible. Space rain falls from icy rings
  into the gas giant’s atmosphere. Two of its moons, Titan
  and Enceladus
 , are among the best candidates in our solar system for finding al...

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20. Overseas promo site leaks details on Gears of War remaster
     Published by Polygon on 2015-06-14 at 12:17:27

A Russian-language promotional website for the Gears of War franchise briefly updated today with information about a remastered edition for Xbox One.
The leak, spied by Siliconera, says the remaster will draw on 90 minutes of content previous...

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