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Smartphone industry commits to antitheft measures amid calls for 'kill switch'

The New York Attorney General and San Francisco District Attorney applaud the move, but say it falls short of their goal of having antitheft measures enabled by default on all devices.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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Google and Microsoft's new child abuse measures criticised

Google and Microsoft today introduced measures to tackle online child abuse -- but critics say the restrictions "will mean very little."

By Nov. 18, 2013

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Google's smart contact lens measures glucose levels in tears

Google is working on a smart contact lens that could help people with diabetes monitor their blood glucose levels.

By Jan. 19, 2014

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'Conscious Clothing' measures the junk you're breathing

Add "pollution intake" to your quantified-self profile. A prize-winning system calculates particulate matter inhaled and transmits the data in real time via Bluetooth.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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New Web site measures global happiness

Web site pulls keyword data from Twitter to measure happiness around the world on any given day. Is the globe feeling good today?

By Apr. 30, 2013

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Look, no hands: Feds urge safety measures for self-driving cars

Does the thought of giving up your steering wheel and letting a computer take control make you nervous? You're not alone.

By May. 30, 2013

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Impact-sensing sports cap measures head injury

Reebok and startup MC10 team to make a smart skullcap that can be worn under helmets to measure impact to the head on athletes of any age or skill set.

By Oct. 25, 2012

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New biochip measures glucose levels in saliva

Engineers at Brown say the chip can also detect other substances in tandem, including anthrax.

By Jan. 20, 2012

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Twitter Political Index measures 'feelings' about Obama, Romney

Company expects new Political Index will give indication of where candidate polling numbers are heading, based on its crowdsourced data-set of public opinion via tweets.

By Aug. 1, 2012

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Intel-based Lava Xolo phone measures up, says report

Intel-based Lava Xolo smartphone keeps pace with ARM rivals, says report.

By Apr. 25, 2012