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Netflix Is On Track To Exceed $11B In Revenue This Year
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Netflix Again Tops Forecasts for Subscriber Growth
Netflix’s wagers on original programming and international expansion are paying off as the streaming service again posted strong subscriber growth amid an increasingly competitive streaming video market.

High speed camera uses 1,000 frames per second
The camera that can process images faster than the eye can see.

As U.S. Confronts Internet’s Disruptions, China Feels Vindicated
It censors online expression, but it has also taken a hard line against fake news, violence and pornography.

Twitter tests longer character limit
Twitter tests longer character limitYou may soon get to say a lot more on Twitter. The social media giant announced it is testing a longer character limit. The change will extend the current 140 characters to 280 for all languages except Japanese, Chinese and Korean. Users won’t see this change right away, though. Only a small percentage will be testing it at first, and according to the company, it is just a test and there is no guarantee this change will be available to everyone. Via Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider. ...

Netflix adds more subscribers than expected, shares hit record
(Reuters) - Netflix Inc added more subscribers than expected around the world in the third quarter and projected growth in line with Wall Street forecasts, saying it had a head start on rivals as internet television expands globally.

Huawei launches Mate 10 Pro with built-in AI to challenge Apple and Samsung
Top-end phone with premium design and big battery looks to lead new trend of baking AI in locally to make smartphones smarter and with greater privacyHuawei’s new Mate 10 Pro takes aim squarely at Samsung, Google and Apple with a large screen, competition-beating big battery and AI baked in.The Mate 10 Pro is the latest in third-largest smartphone manufacturer Huawei’s big-screen line, which has become popular for its battery life and multitasking prowess. Continue reading...

Q&A: Ray Bingham on Canyon Bridge, Imagination
EE Times caught up with Ray Bingham, partner at Canyon Bridge. Our discussion covered questions about his firm's relationship with Tallwood VC which bought MIPS, how Canyon Bridge plans to rebuild Imagination, who Canyon Bridge really is.

DNA Captured From 2,500-Year-Old Phoenician
Analysis of the ancient man's DNA reveal he had European ancestry.

Adidas adizero 99g football boot on sale from Wednesday
T3, Adidas adizero 99g football boot on sale from Wednesday

Apple hit with $440M in damages in VirnetX patent lawsuit - CNET
Judge issues final judgment in legal battle with patent holder that began in 2010.