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Starcraft in a Browser, Canon Super Camera Sensor, Facebook's Virtual Assistant

  • by: Maarten Schenk
  • (Mon, 07 Sep 2015 15:19:16 Z)


Image: Wired, via Wikipedia

  • Good news for retro-gamers from TheNextWeb: StarCraft now runs in a browser. Check it out here while it is still up.


Image: Canon

  • Business Insider reveals Canon has introduced a 250 megapixel camera that can read lettering on an airplane from 18 kilometres away.

  • Wired has a report of someone testing Facebook's new virtual assistant 'M'.

Lead Stories' Trendolizerâ„¢ constantly scours social networks worldwide for interesting technology news. Scroll down to see the latest.

About the author:

Maarten Schenk is our resident expert on fake news and hoax websites. He likes to go beyond just debunking trending fake news stories and is endlessly fascinated by the dazzling variety of psychological and technical tricks used by the people and networks who intentionally spread made-up things on the internet.  He can often be found at conferences and events about fake news, disinformation and fact checking when he is not in his office in Belgium monitoring and tracking the latest fake article to go viral.

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