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European court: Skype's name too similar to Britain's Sky broadcasting

The judgment prevents Microsoft from trademarking the Skype name and logo in Europe.

By May 5, 2015

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Discovering a "Wikigalaxy" on Tomorrow Daily

A French computer science student just launched Wikigalaxy, a space-themed visualization of 100,000 Wikipedia articles you can explore at your leisure. Now you can actually tumble into a Wikipedia black hole online!

By December 16, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 101: A Wikigalaxy full of 'stars,' Britain's first sci-fi film restored and more

On today's show, we check out a website that visualizes 100,000 Wikipedia articles as a galaxy of "stars," a detailed restoration of Britain's first full-length science fiction film, and a do-it-yourself exoplanet detector made without high-powered telescopes.

By December 16, 2014

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Explore Britain's Tate museum after dark via robot

By taking remote control of telepresence robots, you'll be able to roam the deserted halls of one of the world's most famous museums.

By August 12, 2014

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Julian Assange, facing arrest, calls UN ruling 'vindication'

The WikiLeaks founder must still decide whether to walk out of his London refuge and into the hands of the police.

By February 5, 2016

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Trains delayed by wrong kind of sunlight

Technically Incorrect: In Britain, there have been examples of tree leaves stopping trains. Now, however, it's malevolent rays.

By January 12, 2016

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See the first trailers for hot Netflix dramas 'The Crown' and 'The Get Down'

From the icy emotions of 1950s Britain to the disco inferno of 1970s New York, here's the first look at two prestigious new dramas from Netflix.

By January 6, 2016

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UK govt revving up for driverless cars on Britain's roads

The government will conduct a review next year to help make Britain a prime destination for making and testing driverless cars.

By December 8, 2013

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Britain's Times dumps app for BlackBerry, cites lack of customer interest

Another blow for the former highflier as Britain's The Times newspaper says it's pulling its mobile app for BlackBerry.

By October 1, 2013

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Three judges fired for using office computers to watch porn

Technically Incorrect: In Britain, it seems the judiciary can be injudicious when it comes to using technology at work.

By March 17, 2015