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Tidal Introduces Desktop Apps, Student Discount, and Ticket Feature

Tidal, the nascent streaming service led by hip-hop mogul Jay Z, on Wednesday announced new features and a low promotional rate as competition intensifies.Tidal said it was launching a desktop version as well as integration with concert giant Ticketmaster, which will offer ticket sales and special deals. The service said …

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Astronomers Describe the Chaotic Dance and Planetlike System of Pluto’s Moons

The five moons of Pluto form a sort of miniature planetary system – one that is unique in the solar system.The largest, Charon, 750 miles wide, was discovered in 1978, and it is so large, about one-ninth the mass of Pluto, that the center of mass of the two lies …

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Digital Currencies a Big Test for Regulators, Says New York Banking Czar

New York’s powerful banking regulator Benjamin Lawsky said Wednesday that digital currencies like Bitcoin pose a major challenge, but should not be stifled.Lawsky, the outgoing superintendent of the state’s Department of Financial Services, said finance industry watchdogs have to accept that cyber-currencies are here to stay, and could have “a …

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Delhi Traffic Police Hailing Uber, Ola Cabs to Impound Them on Arrival

In a bid to beat banned app-based taxi services including Uber at their own game, Delhi Traffic Police has asked its officials to download their respective apps and book cabs so as to fine the driver and impound the car when it arrives.In the last 24 hours, the department has …

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Fallout 4 Announced for PC, PS4, and Xbox One

After many a rumour, a leak, and a countdown that served as a dead giveaway, Fallout 4 has finally been announced. Much like Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas, it will be a first-person role-playing game set in a post-apocalyptic open-world. And much unlike the other two games, it will …