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GoPro's 16-Camera Rig, Bacteria-Sucking Bandages & Germany's 50Mbps Broadband

  • by: Maarten Schenk
  • (Tue, 08 Sep 2015 15:06:50 Z)

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  • GoPro is selling an insane rig containing no less than 16 GoPro cameras to allow 360 degree filming.

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Image: Martina Abrigo at al./Swinburne University of Technology.

  • IFLScience reports on a new type of bandage under development in Australia that literally sucks bacteria out of a wound.

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  • TheNextWeb announces Germany's plans to roll out 50Mbps broadband for all citizens by 2018, making it the country with the fastest average internet download speeds.

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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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