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Google Search now powered by a Hummingbird

Google celebrates its 15th anniversary by announcing that it's changed its underlying search algorithm -- again.

By September 26, 2013

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Bitcoin exchange Kraken raises millions of dollars

Aiming to become the new hot virtual-currency exchange, Kraken lands $5 million in a Series A round of funding from Hummingbird Ventures.

By March 25, 2014

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Edgertronic: the affordable high-speed camera

Other high-speed cameras can have asking prices in the hundreds of thousands of dollars. The Edgertronic achieves a similar effect for just US$5000.

By February 24, 2014

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Is there a Kindle Drone in Amazon's future?

commentary Amazon could pivot its drone development into a consumer product that provides a number of functions that make it as useful as other computing devices.

By December 2, 2013

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Hummingbird robo-drone gets 1.8-gigapixel camera

The Army is getting ready to ship a trio of A160 Hummingbirds to Afghanistan for a trial run with the Argus sensor system.

By December 27, 2011

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Bluetooth beacons coming to ballparks

Major League Baseball's app incorporates Apple's iBeacon technology, Google Search handles your complex questions, and Xbox Fitness tracks your heart rate with the Kinect.

By September 27, 2013

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French could serve up fines to Google for privacy violation

Google might face hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines in France for privacy violations. Small potatoes to the company, but the ruling could portend a more difficult relationship between Europe and Google.

By September 27, 2013

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At 15, Google's ambitions remain unbridled

While youngster Google is ascendant, the elder Microsoft is struggling to recover from missing the mobile revolution. Google would be wise to remember Microsoft's rise and fall.

By September 27, 2013

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LED quadrotors form 'Star Trek' logo over London

30 micro UAVs flying in Star Fleet formation take the city "Into Darkness" to mark Earth Hour.

By March 24, 2013

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Skittles-sorting machine separates the rainbow

Save yourself the time and effort of hand-sorting your Skittles into color piles. There's a machine that will do the hard work for you.

By November 6, 2012