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Apple: We can no longer decrypt iPhones for law enforcement, starting with iOS 8 -

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Google had a better idea than Apple Pay ready to launch for Android two years ago but killed it last minute with no explanation - self.Android

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PSA iOS 8 Update is LIVE -

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How many of you would buy a thicker iPhone 6 / 6+ with better battery life? -

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Cnet on the iPhone 6 ad Galaxy Alpha... Major double standards. - self.Android

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The Hacker’s Guide to Getting Press -

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Moto 360 Now Available -

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That's not a ticker, Tim -

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Runnable JavaScript, css, html on Stackoverflow -

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Is Science Broken? -

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JavaScript for Automation (a new feature in OS X Yosemite) - a new feature in OS X Yosemite

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Gcloud-node – A Google Cloud Platform Client Library for Node.js -

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Migrating Wikipedia to HHVM -

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I decided to close my Facebook account -

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Can any composer equal Bach? -

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iOS 8 is live!! -

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Daring Fireball reviews both iPhones 6 -

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AT&T Pre-Orderers: Check your status. iPhone 6 just shipped! -

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Things to do with your old Android device. - self.Android

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[ANANDTECH] Moto X (2014) Review -

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Top languages to know about
  1. JavaScript
  2. C++
  3. CSS
  4. Ruby
  5. Go
  6. Objective-C
  7. C#
  8. C
  9. Haxe
  10. Python
  11. XSLT
  12. Java

The above programming language list is based on the languages that recently trending Github projects are utilizing.

Github project to know about


By yosssi and written in Go
Pure Go CSS Preprocessor - check it out »

Kickstarter to know about

VEST: A Sensory Substitution Neuroscience Project

By David Eagleman
Help our neuroscientific project to expand human perception. We're making a wearable device to let brains take in new data streams. - check it out »

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