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Interactive robot aids autistic kids in the classroom

A friendly robot programmed to interact and educate kids with autism is officially launched into special-needs classrooms.

By May 14, 2013

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eBay CEO enlists users' aid to defeat online sales tax bill

John Donahoe e-mails eBay users, seeking their help in preventing the enactment of a national Internet sales tax.

By April 21, 2013

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Crowdsourced videos, photos could aid Boston blast investigations

Those who recorded what happened before two fatal blasts at the Boston Marathon could have been gathering evidence, not just capturing memories.

By April 15, 2013

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Surplus computing power on your Android? Donate it to science

Users of Android 2.3 or higher can become citizen scientists by downloading software and choosing the projects they want to power, such as fighting AIDS and finding new stars.

By July 22, 2013

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Hacking for autism: Apps to help everyone on the spectrum

Developers gather at a weekend hackathon to use natural language processing, Kinect tech, Google Glass, and big data to help people with autism live a more self-sufficient life.

By July 22, 2013

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Twitter for BlackBerry 10 gets major update

Twitter version 10.2 brings to BlackBerry users an updated user interface and a handful of basic features that the app was previously missing.

By July 16, 2013

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Cambodia gets $59M in aid after arrest of Pirate Bay co-founder

Although neither country claims the aid is explicitly for Gottfrid Svartholm Warg's arrest, it does come at a convenient time.

By September 5, 2012

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New Mac malware disguised with right-to-left encoding trick

Signed with a valid Apple ID, Backdoor:Python/Janicab.A uses a Unicode trick to pass as a standard document instead of an application.

By July 15, 2013

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Leaning on a window? Hey, here's an ad pumped into your brain

Broadcaster Sky Deutschland claims that it may soon pump ads directly into the brain of passengers who lean their heads on train windows.

By July 6, 2013

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'Trek'-themed Acer Aspire R7 boldly goes up for auction

Finally, a Windows 8 machine that'll feel at home on other planets. As part of a "Star Trek Into Darkness" tie-in, Acer launches a limited-edition "Trek"-themed version of its ambitious Aspire R7.

By June 5, 2013