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Summer camps with a mission: To create cybersecurity experts

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — At Vermont's Norwich University, 20 high school students will build computers they'll be able to take home. At Dakota State …

How Brazil’s richest man lost 97% of his fortune in less than two years

In 2010, Eike Batista announced that he would soon become the world’s richest man, and it didn’t seem particularly hyberbolic. Brazil’s economy was thriving, and investors around the world were lining up to invest in his commodities empire, which consisted of six highly successful public Brazilian …

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The tracking technology retailers use to compete with Amazon

As the world's biggest smartphone makers work to improve indoor location-based services for consumers, retailers are already using various techniques to track customers in a bid to gain an edge on their online competitors. <i>The New York Times</i> reports that brick and mortar stores are following Wi-Fi …

Forrester: $2.1 Trillion Will Go Into IT Spend In 2013; Apps And The U.S. Lead The Charge

Forrester Research has now released its annual look at the state of IT spend globally, and the analysts project that there will be $2.06 trillion invested across software, hardware, and IT services by enterprises and governments in 2013. Within that, U.S. will be the biggest-spending country by a …

How the Macarena and Many Bar Mitzvahs Helped Psy Break Big with “Gangnam Style”

If you get the guys who manage Madonna, Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga onstage together, you’re going to hear some great stuff. Here’s one of the …

Atheer Looks to Add Human Touch to Futuristic Wearable Computers

If you were hoping that Google Glass would be a passing fad, you might be disappointed to hear that it looks like the category of wearable facial …

Tesla CEO and SpaceX Founder Elon Musk: The Full D11 Interview

As CEO of both Tesla Motors and SpaceX, Elon Musk is methodically and intensely focused, but in conversation he’s surprisingly easygoing and willing …

Venice finally conquered by Google Street View

It is a city without streets, but Venice has finally been conquered by Google Street View.<p><b>Google's</b> specially-adapted fleet of cars were useless in a city built on water, so its picturesque piazzas, palaces and churches are being photographed by employees with giant cameras strapped to their …

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Apple Reportedly Signs Deal with Samsung for 14-nm A9 Chips Starting in 2015

<i>The Korea Economic Daily</i> reports that Apple and Samsung today officially signed an agreement that will see the two companies working together on future A-series chips for Apple's iOS devices, with the deal specifically covering A9 chips based on a 14-nanometer process node starting in 2015. The …

Retail stores move beyond Internet cookies to physical tracking

By David Brancaccio<p>July 15, 2013 | 5:37 AM<p>Listen to this story<p>DownloadEmbed<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2013/07/15/tech/retail-stores-move-beyond-internet-cookies-physical-tracking/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Listen To The …