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ubiquitous+computing

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Sifteo's hot Cubes born of ubiquitous computing heritage

Known mainly as an innovative games platform, the San Francisco start-up's first product is aimed at fulfilling a 20-year-old vision of computers being everywhere and on every surface.

By 24 August 2011

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At Taiwan's Computex, unwearable wearables

Computex 2014 promised a slew of wearable gadgets, but CNET's Nic Healey was unimpressed by the copycat offerings.

By 8 June 2014

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Mobile first, cloud first: Microsoft looks to the future

Microsoft comes to Computex to lay out its plan for the Windows platform and a ​common experience across multiple devices.

By 4 June 2014

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Nadella bends Microsoft to his will with Office 365, Windows pricing

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella had a lot to say about his vision of pricing, unified Windows, and Office 365 Microsoft during the company third-quarter earnings conference call.

By 25 April 2014

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Intel looks to Edison for its (wearable) future

Intel launches its tiny Edison computer, with CEO Brian Krzanich talking about an often bizarre array of wearable devices during his keynote.

By 7 January 2014

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Screw post-PC, bring on post-mobile

Blah blah, phone. Give me a wall that talks.

By 14 September 2012

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WristQue wearable sensor connects you, digital world

An MIT Media Lab prototype of a wristband sensor, first being tested to automatically control building temperature settings, offers an unobtrusive interface to smart buildings.

By 26 April 2012

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From 'bots to EVs--5 predictions for '12 in cutting-edge tech

Innovators are blessed with powerful tools and building blocks to pursue scientific breakthroughs and tackle the world's toughest problems. Here's where the action will be in 2012.

By 16 December 2011

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Study: Microbloggers are really boring

The Helsinki Institute for Information Technology finds that people tend to update their statuses with "mundane" messages. Well, on Jaiku, anyway.

By 22 September 2009

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Life after touch - how will the Apple patent impact innovation?

I'm no patent expert, but it's clear after a little research that patent laws were put into place for two reasons: 1) they want to encourage secretive inventors to stop stashing their cool ideas under a mattress somewhere and make them public and 2) they

By 15 February 2009