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China says US distorting facts on cost of hacking

FBI head's claim that Chinese hacking costs the US billions each year is an "unjustified fabrication of facts," says the Chinese government.

By October 9, 2014

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Neil Young's reality distortion field

As Neil Young's Pono Kickstarter campaign winds down, the future looks bright -- or does it?

By April 12, 2014

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Larry Page's reality distortion field

Implicit in the Google CEO's vision is that the future will run better on Google, and he will marshal all his forces to try to make that a reality.

By May 16, 2013

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Using space telescopes to measure black hole distortion

The ability to measure the distortion of space and time near the supermassive black holes lurking at the hearts of many, if not all, large galaxies may give astronomers a new tool for studying galactic evolution.

By February 27, 2013

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Distorted Facebook message saves woman's life

A woman is having what is believed to be a stroke. She manages to drag her laptop toward her and sends an almost incomprehensible call-for-help Facebook message to her husband.

By December 31, 2012

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Dayton B652-AIR: Dirt-cheap speakers aren't supposed to sound like this

The Audiophiliac checks out Dayton's B652-AIR, and thinks cheap speakers never sounded this good!

By September 27, 2014

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Phase One's updated image editor throws Apple Aperture users a lifeline

The death of Apple's photo-editing software offers lots of new customers to Capture One Pro. Version 8 gets a migration tool, new editing options, and a subscription pricing option.

By September 16, 2014

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Zeiss unveils second uber-premium SLR lens: Otus 1.4/85mm

Sure, almost nobody can afford a $4,490 lens. But the German lensmaker's newest top-drawer Otus line keeps the pressure on competitors by showing what's possible.

By September 8, 2014

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Can a musician be a hardcore audiophile?

The Audiophiliac's close encounter with jazz musician Billy Drummond, he has a houseful of great hi-fi gear.

By September 8, 2014

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Apple's iPhone 6 show under a cloud after leak of nude pics

The leak of nude celebrity photos inevitably muddies the atmosphere of what promised to be CEO Tim Cook's most exciting launch presentation. What can Apple do about it?

By September 3, 2014