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Snowden: Dear Brazil, the NSA is watching you

In a letter to the people of Brazil, Edward Snowden offers to help uncover NSA surveillance on Brazilian citizens in exchange for permanent asylum.

By Dec. 17, 2013

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Text messages licking stamps in Scandinavia

Denmark is launching SMS stamps next month, with Sweden to follow. Germany has a similar system, but the text-message codes cost more than normal stamps.

By Mar. 9, 2011

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Text messages replacing stamps for Scandinavian posties

Scandinavian posties are using mobile phones to lick the problem of buying stamps, with postage paid via text message.

By Mar. 9, 2011

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Eye-catching HP notebook

Hewlett-Packard's user-submitted design winner, a Portuguese design student, makes it to CES. "Asian Odyssey" design is splashed atop 14-inch 2000 series notebook.

By Jan. 6, 2008

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Gadget lifestyles: iPod dock is into leather

We hope this trend won't be overdone

By May. 23, 2007

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Playing the open-source samba

John Perry Barlow tells the World Social Forum that "Brazil spends more in licensing fees on proprietary software than it spends on hunger."

By Jan. 31, 2005

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Mini-subs exploring Sacramento River

UC Berkeley researchers are developing new devices to better understand how water flows from California's mountains into drinking water supplies.

By Jun. 20, 2008

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Brazil: A chip in every cow

The giant South American nation is trying to use its large cattle population to create a market for a homegrown semiconductor industry.

By May. 14, 2010

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A radiation detector for inside the body

It was made for spacecraft, but the radiation detector can be used in cancer patients, too.

By Feb. 26, 2008

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XO laptop: Better to give, receive or both?

The Get 1, Give 1 promotion for the $100 laptop is very tempting.

By Sep. 25, 2007