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NASA Mars rover found a rock too hard to drill into - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 2:20pm
It's a hard-rock life for the Curiosity rover on Mars.
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Zuckerberg: If someone gets fired for data abuse 'it should be me' - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 2:18pm
In a Recode interview, Facebook's CEO takes blame for Cambridge Analytica debacle, but stops short of actually firing himself.
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Lawmakers want to add missile alerts to Netflix, Spotify - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 2:07pm
So much for "Netflix and chill."
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Vietnam's VinFast teases sedan, SUV debuts for 2018 Paris Motor Show - Roadshow

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 2:04pm
Some big names might not be in Paris this year, but VinFast wouldn't miss it.
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Drupal Association blog: Features and the future

Web - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 11:17am

Drupal.org has been in existence since 2001. That's a long time for a website to serve an ever changing community! We're doing this work thanks to the support of our members, supporters, and partners. As time goes on needs change, technology evolves, and features are deployed to improve the experiences of site visitors.

As a web professional, you know how delivering small feature requests can have a big impact. To ensure people take notice of the improvements the Engineering Team makes on all of the *Drupal.org sites, we share frequent updates with the community. You can read a monthly what's new on Drupal.org blog, watch for change notifications, and follow on Twitter to know what's on the horizon.

Recently, these improvements were deployed:

  • More maintainers can now grant issue credit

  • Security Advisory nodes are now included in the /news feed

  • Project page screenshots will display in a lightbox

  • DrupalCI.yml Documented

We'll continue to make Drupal.org better every day, with your help. Find out more about what we do and become a member today. Thank you!

 Follow Drupal.org on Twitter: news and updates, infrastructure announcements, commits (and deployments).

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Despite glitches, Amazon Prime Day 2018 manages another record - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:28am
Over 100 million products were ordered.
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Samsung's foldable phone may be a 'winner' - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:18am
Success is baked right into the code name.
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Elon Musk, Google DeepMind pledge no deadly AI autonomous weapons - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:18am
The Lethal Autonomous Weapons Pledge declares that no machine should decide on its own whether to take a human life.
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Can't be home? UPS tests smart locks to deliver inside your building - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:13am
So far the service is only in New York City, but it might go nationwide.
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Watch Blue Origin's high-altitude abort test during latest rocket launch - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:13am
Jeff Bezo's commercial space company will live stream another test.
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Ford recalls 550,000 Escape, Fusion vehicles for transmission issues - Roadshow

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:06am
Unintended vehicle movement is not usually a desired outcome.
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Nest CEO's exit could be just what the Google smart home needs - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:03am
Commentary: Marwan Fawaz's departure from Nest leaves Google's smart home exposed, but it won't matter much.
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EU hits Google with record $5 billion fine over Android antitrust practices - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:03am
Big changes to Android could be on the way.
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InternetDevels: Drupal 8 Modules you should have

Web - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:00am

Each Drupal release makes it more refined and up-to-date. The latest one offers better architecture, fresh functionality, improved security and other benefits of Drupal 8. It is considered to be innovative and progressive due to new functions such as multilingual applications, advanced mobile-friendly options or HTML5 for better site management.

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Trump revealed as Facebook's biggest political advertiser - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 9:53am
The president and his PAC spent $274,000 on Facebook ads since early May.
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I spy Lego's James Bond Aston Martin DB5 with working ejector seat - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 9:52am
No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to build.
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Galaxy S10 to go ultrasonic? Here's an early look at its likely fingerprint reader - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 9:31am
Qualcomm shows off a prototype fingerprint reader that's tucked underneath the display and potentially headed to Samsung's early 2019 flagship smartphone.
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Welcome to the airport of the future, where your face is your passport - CNET

Webware - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 9:00am
Facial recognition isn't just for the iPhone X -- it's revolutionising airport security and making long queues and passports a thing of the past.
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Droptica: Working with a team that is spread out over many locations can be comfortable and pleasant, just like working in a team working at a single office. See how we do it at Droptica.

Web - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 8:59am
At Droptica, remote work is something ordinary. From the very first day, we had two offices in Wrocław and Gdańsk. Recently, we also opened our third office in Rzeszów. Every day, developers, testers, graphic designers and other specialists work together in each of these locations. In addition, 90% of our clients come from abroad, like in the case of most software houses. Throughout several years, we have developed methods of effective and efficient cooperation in a dispersed team. We are constantly improving our work model, testing new tools and ways of working. In this article, you will learn how our system works today.
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Droptica: Models of cooperation of the development team and the client based on the examples used at Droptica

Web - Wed, 07/18/2018 - 8:28am
Droptica helps clients from all over the world to complete and implement their projects. Each of these clients has already developed their way of working. Everyone is different. In this article, I have collected the most common ways and systems of cooperation between Droptica and our clients. Why do we work a little differently with every client? We are Agile. We always want to maximise the results of our work, so our development team always adjusts and adapts their way of working to the client’s needs. The elements that are adapted and changed the most often include:
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