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Could Google's Project Fi be cable's answer to wireless?

Google's technology could pave the way for the cable providers to finally get wireless right.

By May 2, 2015

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Magazine prints cover with ink that contains HIV-positive blood

A special edition of Vienna-based Vangardist seeks to get people talking about HIV and AIDS, but at least one reader "was too scared to pick it up."

By April 30, 2015

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Windows 10 pricing after first year remains up in the air

Microsoft is still figuring out what to charge for Windows 10 after the operating system will no longer be free -- or how the software will evolve.

By April 30, 2015

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Apple snaps up FoundationDB for behind-the-scenes help

FoundationDB is building database technology that's intended to provide high-speed access to troves of information.

By March 25, 2015

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Microsoft's message to Build developers: This isn't your dad's Windows

The software maker is on a mission to make hardware irrelevant, software the king and Windows the most powerful engine for every device. But the challenge starts now.

By April 29, 2015

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Thumbs-up: Bill Nye explains 'Star Wars' holograms using emoji

How do holograms work? Why don't we have holograms as they were imagined in "Star Wars"? Watch Bill Nye answer all your hologram-related questions using emoji.

By May 4, 2015

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'Gotham is burning' but Batman has brought his Bat-buds in new Arkham Knight trailer

Catwoman, Nightwing and Robin join the Dark Knight to face off with the mysterious Arkham Knight in the third trailer for the hotly-anticipated game.

By April 27, 2015

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Adios, silicon: Why exotic designs are the future for the chips in your gadgets

Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?

By April 17, 2015

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MCX gets new CEO after Apple Pay scores Best Buy

Change of leadership at the mobile-payments effort backed by major merchants comes a day after member Best Buy opted for Apple's competing system.

By April 28, 2015

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Two-year-old cryogenically frozen by parents

Technically Incorrect: The parents of a Thai girl who died of brain cancer have had her frozen in the hope that science will one day be able to revive her. She is believed to be the youngest person ever to undergo the procedure.

By April 16, 2015