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Snowden a 'human rights defender,' say European politicians

A vote in the European Parliament sees politicians agree that Edward Snowden should be given protection in Europe -- but that doesn't mean he will be.

By October 29, 2015


Science labs in the cloud: Champagne discoveries, beer budget

Emerald Therapeutics and companies like it want to be the Amazon Web Services of bioscience. If they succeed, they could potentially speed the big, breakthrough discoveries.

By May 16, 2015


Wolfram seeks to harvest data from Net-connected gadgets

The Mathematica developer's new Connected Device Project seeks to incorporate data from Net-connected devices and eventually make them programmable through the Wolfram Language.

By January 7, 2014


Get Ausdom M06 Bluetooth headphones for $39.99

These comfy over-the-ear 'phones, which normally sell for $49.99, double as a headset for hands-free calls. Plus: free apps!

By April 16, 2015


Beyond Google: Apple, Samsung, and the quest for control

To achieve independence, Apple and Samsung need to leave Google behind.

By June 5, 2014


Analyze your Facebook profile with Wolfram Alpha

Ever want see tons of visualizations and stats about your past Facebook posts? Veronica shows you how to see just that with Wolfram Alpha.

January 31, 2013


Wolfram Alpha's Facebook analytics just got smarter

The organization's new tool helps users arrange their friends into groups and gain better insight into their Facebook network.

By January 24, 2013


Generate strong passwords with Wolfram Alpha

Looking for a new way to generate random passwords? Rajat writes in with a great suggestion: use Wolfram Alpha! The site even generates mnemonic devices to help you remember the password.

January 18, 2013


'New Kind of Science' falls short of its iPad e-book potential

New support for Retina graphics helps a lot, but Stephen Wolfram's magnum opus about math, computing, and physics could be so much more.

By February 6, 2014


Wolfram Alpha offers Facebook personal analytics

Free service will allow Facebook users to slice and dice their data, including daily posting activity and friend statistics.

By August 30, 2012