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Now online: Forecast and features at DOST's weather channel

Filipinos online can now get weather forecast and reports, as well as science stories from The Filipino Weather Channel, a site supervised by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).  Full article

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NASA inflates spare room in space

As of 05/29/16 9:21 AM
NASA on Saturday successfully expanded and pressurized an add-on room at the International Space Station two days after aborting the first attempt when it ran into problems. Full article

Humanoid Pepper now open for development

As of 05/23/16 7:47 PM
Developers of a Japanese humanoid are seeking for suggestions for their robot, Pepper. Full article

Yeng Constantino to hold 'digital concert'

As of 05/17/16 6:05 PM
Yeng Constantino will mark her 10th anniversary in the music industry with a ground-breaking digital concert. Full article

Twitter to eliminate photos, links in character count: report

As of 05/17/16 8:25 AM
Twitter Inc users will soon have more flexibility in writing tweets because the company plans to stop including photos and links as part of its 140-character limit, according to a Bloomberg report.
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Facebook's Zuckerberg to meet conservatives on political bias flap

As of 05/16/16 8:47 AM
Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg will meet this week with prominent conservatives in the media, a spokesman said on Sunday, to address allegations of political bias at the popular social networking site. Full article

Kawasaki Leisure Bikes opens branch in Imus

As of 05/15/16 11:58 AM
Kawasaki Leisure Bikes, under Wheeltek Motor Sales Corp., has inaugurated its newest branch south of Metro Manila in Imus, Cavite recently. Full article

LOOK: Google proposes 'professional women' emojis

As of 05/13/16 12:44 PM
Google wants to pay tribute to professional women using the popular keyboard icons. Full article

Tweets from citizens 'shaped' public conversation during election

As of 05/12/16 12:18 AM
Twitter was able to monitor 35 million tweets throughout the election season, with most of the tweets coming from ordinary people. Full article

Test ride: Honda RS150 has serious power in an underbone

As of 05/05/16 2:38 PM
There’s a beast in this underbone. Full article

Scientists discover three 'potentially habitable' planets

As of 05/03/16 8:30 AM
An international team of scientists said Monday they had discovered a trio of Earth-like planets that are the best bet so far for finding life outside our solar system. Full article