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Miniature brain-in-a-dish could help advance Alzheimer's research

A lab-grown brain is the most complete ever developed, equivalent to the brain maturity of a five-week-old foetus.

By 19 August 2015

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​Researchers hack a Corvette's brakes via insurance black box

Researchers exploit a Web-connected insurance monitor to hijack a car using text messages.

By 12 August 2015

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Ad-based music streaming far from dead, research shows

Revenue from "freemium" music-streaming services is expected to surpass $1 billion by 2017, according to Juniper Research. Ultimately, they may also persuade more users to pay for subscriptions.

By 12 August 2015

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Virtual reality set to take off in 2016, researcher says

Sales of virtual-reality devices will soar to 14 million in 2016 and jump to 38 million by the end of 2020, predicts research firm TrendForce.

By 5 August 2015

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Tablet market continues to sag, researcher says

The worldwide tablet market continues its slow decline, and the biggest players are dropping fastest, according to the International Data Corporation.

By 30 July 2015

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Most Android phones at risk from simple text hack, researcher says

Last year, more than 1 billion Android devices shipped around the globe. Security firm Zimperium says this vulnerability could affect 95 percent of them.

By 28 July 2015

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Disney Research's new 3D printer can print in fabric

Disney Research has had a second go at creating a 3D printer capable of creating flexible objects made of soft fibres.

By 20 April 2015

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iOS 8.4 hits the 40 percent mark after the first week, researcher says

The latest update now accounts for a hefty portion of all iOS usage tracked by analytics firm Mixpanel. Is Apple Music the reason?

By 9 July 2015

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US government log-ins, passwords easy to find on the open Web, researcher says

A CIA-backed technology company says it's spotted credentials connected with the departments of Defense, Justice, Treasury and Energy, as well as the CIA itself.

By 25 June 2015

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Men think they're smarter than they are, so they study science, says researcher

Technically Incorrect: A Washington State University study suggests men overestimate their brains, while women are quite accurate. This may lead more men to study math and science than women.

By 25 June 2015