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IBM plugs $1B into new Watson supercomputer effort

The goal for the newly formed Watson Business Group, featuring the tech that topped "Jeopardy," is to juice the commercial potential of cognitive computing.

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Wikileaks publishes draft of secretive TPP trade pact

Comparing the Trans-Pacific Partnership to SOPA, critics say the 12-nation treaty currently being secretly negotiated could limit Internet freedoms.

By Nov. 13, 2013

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Stainless steel robot arm far cooler than your arm

Kawasaki Heavy Industries' MSR05 robot experiments with drugs and bathes in hydrogen peroxide gas.

By Jul. 17, 2013

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Scientists create 'highway of death' for cancer

Instead of relying on drugs to kill tumors, Georgia Tech researchers engineer artificial pathways to lure malignant cells to their death, using a "Pied Piper" approach to treating cancer.

By Feb. 17, 2014

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Teens drug parents so they can use the Internet

Two California teenagers wanted to get around their late-night Internet curfew, so they slipped sleeping pills in their parents' milkshakes.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Targeted cyberattacks jump 42 percent in 2012, Symantec says

The security company's latest Threats Report shows a small decline in spam and a huge rise in the number of targeted attacks.

By Apr. 16, 2013

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Teens allegedly drug parents' milkshakes to get online

Police say two teenage girls drugged the parents of one so that they could beat an imposed Internet curfew.

By Jan. 3, 2013

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Netflix, RIM, others get boot from key Nasdaq stock index

After Facebook joins the Nasdaq 100, the stock exchange drops EA, Marvell, and VeriSign from its collection of the largest 100 nonfinancial companies trading on the stock exchange.

By Dec. 16, 2012

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Academia.edu raises funds to build a Facebook for scientists

Startup hopes to overhaul how researchers publish papers, making them freely available to all and substituting social-network success for the traditional peer-review process.

By Sep. 26, 2013

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Patent trolls now behind most patent infringement lawsuits

Patent assertion entities, which seek licensing fees rather than create products based on the technology, filed about 62 percent of the patent suits this year, according to a new study.

By Dec. 10, 2012