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Facebook aims its ad machine at virtual goods and video games

The world's largest social network is offering developers a way to sell virtual items to its users.

By 11 July 2014

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Virtual reality machine gives you the wings of an awkward eagle

Combined with an Oculus Rift, the Birdly lets you feel what it's like to be a bird. Sort of.

By 9 May 2014

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Virtual women lure men to Japan's vending machines

Call it AI coffee, or a silly gimmick, but you can download a female friend who lives in your local coffee vending machine.

By 25 December 2013

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When it comes to apps, tablet users are bigger spenders

The nearly $100 billion app market may not be dominated by tablets, but slate owners spend more on average for content than their smartphone counterparts.

By 2 September 2014

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AI learns like a real toddler

An experiment to create a realistic artificial intelligence consists of a virtual child that interacts with humans and learns in real-time.

By 25 August 2014

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Microsoft targets Apple MacBook Air in new ads

Microsoft says its Surface Pro 3 is a better option for people who want a laptop replacement and the freedom to go mobile.

By 12 August 2014

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LinkedIn to buy Bizo in effort to beef up ad business

The acquisition, valued around $175 million, brings new advertising technology that focuses on business users.

By 23 July 2014

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Facebook launches 'Save,' for all those things you didn't have time to read

The idea is simple: Allow users to create a list of music, movies, and articles they want to read later. But is it enough?

By 22 July 2014

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When you fly a drone into fireworks, it's quite beautiful

A YouTube video that's currently inciting wonder shows a completely different perspective on a fireworks display.

By 6 July 2014

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Google: Next Android doubles app performance

Through the use of a new software layer called ART, software on the upcoming "L" version of Android will run faster.

By 26 June 2014