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The Federal Aviation Administration Is Looking Into Pilotless Commercial Flights [Aviation]

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The FAA wants to bring the aviation industry into the 21st century, and one particularly terrifying area of their research, announced today, is the possibility of commercial planes that fly themselves. What could go wrong, besides just about everything? More

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20-Foot Shears May Be Used To Cut Leaking Oil Pipe After Robot Saw Got Stuck [Bp]

by on Jun.03, 2010, under 2, 2010, 2D, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, artic, Bp, broken, bus, business, cat, clear, color, de, Disaster, Display, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, emp, Et, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gq, Gulf, gulf of mexico, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Isp, kin, La, Labels, late, Leak, Make, materials, Men, Mexico, mid, Mod, Ms, Nes, nex, next, NK, Of, Oil, Oil disaster, oil spill, Oildisaster, om, One, order, Os, Ovi, Pad, Padd, PI, pill, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Robot, Robots, RSS, Rv, Sd, serve, spill, Spills, Style, Tag, tech, Test, things, TI, Tip, TV, Up, Us, V, X1

BP’s latest attempt to fix the oil disaster in the Gulf involves cutting the tip off the broken oil riser pipe and shoving on a containment dome . One of the problems? The robot saw cutting the pipe got stuck. More

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How To Check Your AT&T Data Usage [At&t]

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With today’s new pricing policies regarding AT&T data plans, I’m sure a lot of you are asking, “How can I actually see how much data I’m using?” It’s super simple. MacObserver points out two ways you can check. One involves logging in at AT&T’s site, the other involves an app called AT&T myWireless Mobile that you can download. If you’re planning on sticking with AT&T through the policy changes—a few of us at Giz are not—it’s worth your 5 minutes of research.

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How To Check Your AT&T Data Usage [At&t]

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Microsoft (Obviously) Claims Google Employees Would Be Better Off Sticking With Windows [Microsoft]

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Microsoft really didn’t like that a Google employee went public, telling the world the big G is swapping employees’ computers from Windows to Chrome, OS X and Linux. They’ve responded in a particularly sarky way, calling it “ironic”: More

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Google Chrome OS Launching "Late Fall" [Google]

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Speaking at the Computex show in Taiwan, Google’s Chrome head Sundar Pichai confirmed that Chrome OS is on track for a “late fall” launch. [ Reuters ] More

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Hulu Coming to Xbox Live? [Unconfirmed]

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Apparently a “very reliable source” told the folks at GearLive that Microsoft will offer Hulu as an Xbox Live service—for a subscription fee, of course. [ Gear Live via Engadget ] More

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BP Knew of Deepwater Horizon Safety Risks Almost a Year Ago [Disasters]

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Top kill has failed . As BP moves on to whatever it is they plan to do next, we’re learning executives knew there were “serious problems and safety concerns” with the rig as early as 11 months ago, and did nothing.

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Motorola Launching Two Droid Phones In July With Verizon [Android]

by on May.28, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, and, Android, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, artic, Bp, cat, Cellphones, clear, color, D3, de, Display, droid, droid shadow, Ds, E, E3, Ea, EC, Et, Exclusive, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, Id, Im, images, In, Ir, Isp, La, Labels, Launch, Les, mid, Mod, Moto, Motoblur, Motorola, Motorola Droid, Nes, News, nex, next, om, One, Online, order, Padd, phone, Phones, PI, Pixel, Play, Port, porting, ps, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, Rv, Sanjay jha, serve, Shadow, Shelves, smartphone, Smartphones, Style, Tag, tech, TI, Top, TV, Us, V, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, wireless, Wsj, X1

It’s no secret that the Droid Shadow will be sold exclusively with Verizon Wireless as soon as next month, but the WSJ is reporting that another Motorola smartphone will also be added to Verizon’s shelves in July. More

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Rumor: Father of Xbox J. Allard Is Leaving Microsoft in Huge Shakeup [Rumor]

by on May.25, 2010, under 2, 3, 5, 7, 7d, Ad, Ads, ally, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, artic, ash, Ati, Av, Ball, Ballmer, Bp, C5, cat, clear, Content, Courier, dash, de, Display, Ds, E, E&d, Ea, EC, Et, Eu, F1, Fb, ff, FP, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, HTML, hug, Id, Ie, Im, In, Io, Ion, Isp, J. Allard, kin, La, Labels, Led, mantle, MER, Mic, micro, microsoft, mid, Mod, Net, NK, Of, Office, om, One, Online, order, Os, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, Pro, Q, quant, Rc, RSS, rum, Rumor, Rv, serve, ski, steve, Steve Ballmer, Style, table, Tablet, Tag, tech, Techno, Technology, Tent, TI, TV, Ui, Up, V, vision, world, Wsj, Xbox, XP, Zune

The WSJ solidifies an intriguing post by Mary Jo Foley last week that J. Allard , the guy behind the Xbox, Zune and Courier—or more formally, the Chief Experience Officer and Chief Technology Officer of Microsoft’s E&D division—is leaving after Steve Ballmer killed the Courier tablet project . More

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Interact With 12 Scientific Game Changers [Science]

by on May.24, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, A8, Ac, Act, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Aliens, ally, america, ANT, Ants, AR, Art, artic, Bp, Cam, cat, Cf, change, clear, color, de, Disco, discovery, Display, Ds, E, Ea, earth, EC, energy, Epa, Et, Event, Exchange, F2, ff, Fusion, game, gamechangers, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, hangers, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, interactive, Io, Ion, ions, Isp, La, Labels, Lost, Men, MER, Mod, Nuclear, Of, om, One, order, Os, ota, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, Pr, pre, Q, quant, Rc, Red, rom, RSS, Rv, Science, serve, Style, Tag, tech, thefuture, TI, TV, Us, V, world, X1

Scientific American put together an interactive piece on 12 events that could drastically change the world, from nuclear exchange to cold fusion to the discovery of other dimensions. Pretty much all the stuff Lost totally prepared us for. More

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