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Two humans link their brains to play 20 Questions

A noninvasive brain-to-brain interface successfully let two people in separate locations share thoughts.

By September 23, 2015


Cell phone video shows cop allegedly trying to force driver to buy fund-raising tickets (or else)

Technically Incorrect: A Philadelphia cop is taken off street patrol after stopping a motorist and then uttering some seemingly incriminating dialogue.

By August 22, 2015


Supplier leaks Samsung Galaxy Alpha's alleged specs

The smartphone may not yet be officially unveiled, but a UK supplier is offering preorders.

By August 4, 2014


How '3D' phones just might be the future

Amazon has unveiled a 3D smartphone, Google has Project Tango, and Microsoft is reportedly working on its own hands-free controls. 3D is poised to go big.

By June 9, 2014


Stephen Elop to oversee Microsoft's games and hardware

The Nokia boss will take charge of Microsoft's games and hardware, including Xbox, and the soon-to-be-acquired Nokia mobile division.

By February 25, 2014


Judge orders rapper to get Twitter etiquette lessons

Rapper Meek Mill, standing before a judge, is told that he needs to refine his use of social media. So the judge orders him to take classes and suggests he takes them from a local radio personality.

By June 30, 2013


UK ISPs start blocking torrent sites after court order

Four ISPs are now blocking access to three torrent sites -- but will it make much difference?

By March 23, 2013


BlackBerry Q10 promised in March by Carphone, taken down

For a minute there it looked as if the BlackBerry Q10 was imminent, but Carphone Warehouse has retracted its March release date.

By March 12, 2013


Retelling history, 140 characters at a time

Twitter is known for real-time reporting of events. But now, a number of projects are doing "real-time" reporting of historical events like World War II and the Cuban Missile Crisis.

By October 26, 2012


The software that stops you smiling in New Jersey

Because the state has invested in facial recognition software, you can't smile on your New Jersey driver's license photo. The software is confused by smiling.

By September 21, 2012