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Scientist: Hawking is 'brain in a vat'

commentary To celebrate Stephen Hawking's 71st birthday, a fellow scientist suggests that perhaps it is the machines rather than the man who should be celebrated. She compares him to Darth Vader.

By January 12, 2013

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Adobe, Google deliver first pan-CJK open-source font

This free font integrates regionally appropriate Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language promises to be a boon to designers and developers.

By July 15, 2014

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Batman turns 75; yearlong party planned

It's been three-quarters of a century since the world first met Batma-, uh we mean, Bruce Wayne, and he shows no signs of slowing down.

By March 28, 2014

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Geeksphone Revolution switches between Android and Firefox OS

The Geeksphone Revolution, which lets you try out Firefox OS without burning your Android bridges, goes on sale on 20 February.

By February 12, 2014

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Tefal ActiFry goes Mini for countertop convenience

The Tefal FZ2000 ActiFry Mini is a smaller version of the reduced oil cooker. By using a stirring paddle and circulating hot air to cook, the kitchen appliance requires very little oil.

By February 3, 2014

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3D-printed bio-shoes could repair themselves

It doesn't take long for avid runners to wear down a new pair of shoes. But some day runners and walkers alike may be able to pop protocell shoes into a vat of liquid to regenerate overnight.

By December 12, 2013

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Asus PadFone mini shrinks phone and pad, stays quad-core

The PadFone mini 4.3 is two gadgets in one: a 4.3-inch phone and a 7-inch screen dock that becomes a tablet when you slot the mobile in the back.

By December 11, 2013

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LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition tablet runs Android 4.4

LG's Google Play Edition of its G Pad 8.3 tablet runs unadulterated Android 4.4 KitKat and looks to be quite the desirable slice of cutting-edge Android.

By December 11, 2013

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Moto G is £160 SIM-free, unofficial Amazon listing claims

Amazon has listed a £160 quad-core Android phone -- and while the title is 'Motorola DVX/XT1032', in the description it specifically says it's the Moto G.

By November 11, 2013

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Nexus 5 gleams in white in leaked pic, is due this week

Like last year's overwhelmingly brilliant Nexus 4, Google's Nexus 5 looks set to come in white as well as black -- and it's due out on Friday.

By October 28, 2013