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January 24, 2015
Windows 10 aims to be core of connected devices
Redmond, United States (AFP) Jan 22, 2015
Microsoft pulled back the curtain Wednesday on the upcoming Windows 10 operating system focused on bringing harmony to the diverse array of Internet gadgets in people's lives. As it previewed the new operating system, Microsoft also unexpectedly added to the roster of modern gadgets with the unveiling of headgear that overlays holograms on the real world and lets wearers use their hands to interact with virtual objects. By allowing users to work seamlessly over devices such as computers, tablet ... read more

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Netflix eyes empire as Internet TV battle heats up
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Improved interface for a quantum internet
Quantum computers are no longer just a theoretical concept. In recent years, researchers have assembled and successfully tested the building blocks for a future quantum computer in the laboratory. M ... more
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Samsung launches first Tizen phone in break from Android
Samsung on Wednesday launched its first smartphone using its home-grown Tizen operating system, aimed at breaking the South Korean electronics giant's dependence on Google's Android. ... more
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Ricoh intros super day/night digital binocular
Digital day/night binoculars that penetrate fog, smoke, rain and sand for clear imaging have been introduced by Ricoh Americas Corporation. ... more
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Amazon win highlights blurring TV/Internet line
The Golden Globes triumph of Amazon's online series "Transparent" highlights the increasingly blurred lines between televion and the Internet. "TV and the Internet are becoming one and the same, and in a few years that line will completely dissolve," said media analyst Jeff Bock of box officer tracker Exhibitor Relations. ... more
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Google turns smartphones into real-time translators
Google on Wednesday began turning smartphones into real-time language translators - of both written and spoken content. ... more
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Google Glass sales stopping - for now
Google said on Thursday it is halting sales of its Internet-linked eyewear Glass but insisted the technology would live on in a future consumer product. ... more
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TV of the future may be a sphere
The TV of the future may not be a rectangle, but a sphere. ... more
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'Selfie sticks' give new perspective at tech show
"Selfie sticks" - the lightweight monopods which hold smartphones to get a better angle for self portraits - are making the tech community look at things from a new perspective. ... more
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China smartphone maker Xiaomi wants a bite of Apple
When the charismatic founder of upstart Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi took the stage at an Internet conference, he was open about his ambition: world domination. ... more
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Steering a quantum path to improved internet security
Research conducted at Griffith University in Queensland, Australia, may lead to greatly improved security of information transfer over the internet. In a paper published in the online journal ... more
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Intel CEO says computing 'unleashed' by wearables
Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich said Tuesday that computing is being "unleashed" by the move to wearables as the tech giant unveiled a button-sized device for new connectivity. ... more
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Taser International touts LA Police orders for weapons, body cameras
The Los Angeles Police Department is receiving body cameras and new Taser weapons as part of its new Officer Safety Plan. ... more
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TV makers out to ignite market with super high-def
After several years of sluggish sales, television manufacturers are pegging growth hopes on new technologies that deliver a more immersive and interactive experience and stunningly realistic image displays. ... more
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Google domain grows as Android takes root in TVs
Google-backed Android software that leads the smartphone market is spreading to a new generation of smart televisions. ... more
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China box office sales rise 36 percent in 2014: state media
China's box office sales surged 36 percent in 2014, state-run media reported Thursday, as the world's second-largest film market after the United States added thousands of screens. ... more
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Evolvable internet architecture
How to improve the existing architecture to meet kinds of requirements is the key topic in the future Internet research. Professor Xu Ke and his group from Tsinghua National Laboratory for Informati ... more
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Atom-thick CCD could capture images
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Optogenetics captures neuronal transmission in live mammalian brain
Neurons, the cells of the nervous system, communicate by transmitting chemical signals to each other through junctions called synapses. This "synaptic transmission" is critical for the brain and the ... more
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Email, Internet remain top workplace tools: study
Americans see email and the Internet as the most important tools for productivity at work, and still prefer landlines over cellphones for the office, a study showed Tuesday. ... more
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Sony's PlayStation 'gradually coming back'
Sony was still struggling Saturday to fully restore its online PlayStation system, three days after the Christmas day hack that also hit Microsoft's Xbox, reporting that services were "gradually coming back." ... more
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Smartphone thumb skills are altering our brains
Every region of the body - from the toes to the jaw and tongue - has a particular processing area in our emotional center in the brain, the somatosensory cortex. These areas are flexible and can c ... more
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Smartphone use makes the brain more sensitive to touch
New research suggests the incessant touching of our smartphones is making our thumbs extra sensitive. ... more
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Web outage hardly stirs Internet-free N. Korea: experts
North Korea's Internet went down this week after an apparent attack but most of its citizens will not have noticed the difference in a country that does its level best to seal off foreign influence, experts say. ... more
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Staring at a phone or tablet before bed may be hurting sleep, study finds
Staring at electronic devices before bed could be ruining people's sleep, according to a new study. ... more
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