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How to get the Start menu back in Windows 8

Several third-party utilities can serve as Start menu replacements for Windows 8 users who aren't as keen on the new Start screen.

By May 27, 2014

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Monkeys move virtual arms with their minds

Researchers at Duke University Medical Center have enabled rhesus monkeys to move a pair of arms in a virtual environment using just their brain activity.

By November 7, 2013

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Meet 'Sweetie,' a virtual girl created to target child predators

Children's rights group Terre des Homme creates a computer-generated 10-year-old girl in hopes of nabbing adults willing to pay for a child's Webcam sex performance. Mission accomplished.

By November 5, 2013

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Flip your iPhone 5C case to play virtual Connect Four

Flipcase, which uses the new iPhone 5C's punched case, hits the iTunes store. Just tap the holes to place your pieces.

By October 16, 2013

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Building an interactive virtual chamber orchestra

The Australian Chamber Orchestra has been converted into a traveling virtual installation that lets visitors can interact with the music up close and personal.

By September 26, 2013

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Senate panel launches inquiry in Bitcoin, other virtual currencies

Following suit with other government bodies, the Committee on Homeland Security asks financial regulators and law enforcement agencies to report on "threats and risks related to virtual currency."

By August 13, 2013

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Street View sends you on a virtual vacation

Google's march on Maps continues as it adds 1,001 indoor and outdoor places from around the world to Street View.

By June 13, 2013

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Ultra Mobile offers free minutes to international calls in 75 countries

The T-Mobile mobile virtual network operator is expanding its calling plan to 75 countries and giving customers 1,000 free minutes a month for international calls.

By December 3, 2013

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Apple patents zero in on wireless charging, Mac Pro design

Apple has stubbornly stuck to cords in the past, but a newly won patent teases the possibility of a wireless charging system that will power up everything from iPhones to iMacs.

By December 3, 2013

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All those Amazon drones: Will they block the sun?

How realistic is it that millions of drones will be flying around delivering our toasters? Or, is this just a fine Cyber Monday ad?

By December 2, 2013