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American public will finally get account of illegal CIA torture under Bush

Today, the Senate Intelligence Committee is sending the White House its six-year investigation of CIA interrogation practices, and the results look like bad news for the nation's intelligence agency. According to a McClatchy report, the committee has concluded that the agency illegally detained 26 …

Oreo Vending Machine 3D-Prints Trending Flavors

New cookie combinations at SXSW are determined by popular opinion on Twitter.<p>At this year’s SXSW, Oreo gave attendees the chance to indulge in …

Artificial Organs May Finally Get a Blood Supply - MIT Technology Review

In what may be a critical breakthrough for creating artificial organs, Harvard researchers say they have created tissue interlaced with blood vessels.<p>…

Stem Cells

BigRep's ONE can 3D print full-sized pieces of furniture

While consumer 3D printers are cheaper and more efficient than ever before, their small size often means designers are limited to creating hand-sized models and figurines. With the launch of its open-source ONE printer, German studio BigRep is looking to expand things quite significantly, by …

New Monster Hunter 4 Limited Edition Nintendo 3DS XL Coming To Japan

A new Monster Hunter 4-themed Nintendo 3DS XL bundle has been announced for Japan. The limited edition bundle includes hardware that is primarily …

This special edition 3DS XL is for Yoshi fanatics

There was talk of an incoming Yoshi-themed 3DS XL but we had to resort to using our imaginations. These official images from Nintendo are much …

As artificial intelligence grows, so do ethical concerns

Now that Google is delving even deeper into artificial intelligence, the minds behind "Don't be evil" might face real questions of right and wrong.<p>This week the Mountain View search titan snatched up DeepMind, which develops artificial intelligence software. The price tag and the specifics of the …

US says Russia conducted missile test banned by 1987 treaty

U.S. officials have reportedly acknowledged that Russia has tested a new ground-launched cruise missile, in apparent violation of a 1987 treaty banning the testing, production, and possession of medium-range missiles.<p>However, The New York Times reports that White House officials are not yet ready …

Banks wary of marijuana business

When it comes to doing business with marijuana sellers, it’s going to take a lot more than a thumbs-up from Eric Holder to get paranoid bankers on board.<p>The U.S. attorney general made waves last week when he said the Obama administration plans to give banks the go-ahead to make loans or open …

Olympians urge Russia to reconsider 'gay propaganda' laws

On the eve of the Sochi Winter Games, more than 50 current and former Olympians have called on the Russian authorities to reconsider recently introduced anti-gay laws that forbid "gay propaganda" aimed at under-18s and that have led to a wave of homophobic attacks.<p>Some of the 52 Olympians, with …

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PlayStation Now Beta Invites Are Being Sent Now by Sony

The first wave of <i>PlayStation Now</i> beta invites has just been sent by Sony Computer Entertainment America, as reported by NeoGAF user tokyostomp.<p>Looks …

PS4 Backwards Compatibility Bringing PS1 & PS2 Emulation To PS4

We already know that Sony is planning to support backwards compatibility using its streaming PS Now service, but Sony could also be planning to add …

Backward Compatibility

Using your own smartphone at work? Watch that it doesn’t get wiped when you leave …

Employees who use their own electronic devices at work under a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) arrangement may have unwittingly authorised their employer to remotely wipe their device when they leave the company, reports the <i>WSJ</i>.<p>In early October, Michael Irvin stood up to leave a New York City …

Verizon Transparency Report reveals 164,000 subpoenas, 1,500 wiretaps

As expected, Verizon has released its 2013 Transparency Report, and the company's data shows the US is extremely interested in its network.<p>Last year, Verizon received more than 320,000 requests for customer information from US law enforcement agencies. Verizon was hit with more than 164,000 …

Surveillance

Facebook and Google refuse pot ads, even where marijuana is legal

Stores can sell marijuana in Colorado and Washington but they can’t — for now — target potential customers on popular sites like Facebook(s fb), …

Sony Shrinks PS3 For PlayStation Now, Service Coming To Europe Next Year

<b>Sony have developed a new version of the PS3 hardware</b> to provide the power required for its PS Now service, and it effectively shrinks the system to …

Net Neutrality Ended Yesterday. Here's What It Could Mean For Gamers

It’s a brave new world on the internet today. Yesterday, a Federal Appeals court struck down net neutrality, and while it’s a complicated subject, the thrust is this: internet providers now have the right to prioritize some web traffic over others, meaning they can throttle data or charge different …

Report: Sony develops new PS3 hardware for PlayStation Now

Sony has redesigned the PlayStation 3 hardware specifically for use in its PlayStation Now game-streaming service instead of standard PS3 units, reports Digital Foundry.<p>Citing "sources who have been briefed on the project," Digital Foundry reports that while Sony experimented with retail PS3 …

Congressman from New York to marry same-sex partner

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Representative Sean Patrick Maloney of New York will become the second-ever sitting member of Congress to marry a same-sex partner, confirming plans on Tuesday to wed his companion of 21 years.<p>Maloney, 47, a Democrat who represents a district about 70 miles north of New …

Why Selling Weed In Washington State Could Be A Huge Pain In The Neck

As legalization takes effect, new pot businesses are indeed starting to flourish in Washington. But entrepreneurs have to overcome some big challenges if they want to cash in on the "Green Rush."<p>Hilary Bricken, a founder of the Canna Law Group, has guided some of these folks through the thicket of …

Okla. judge rejects gay marriage law

Oklahoma’s constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage was declared unconstitutional by a federal judge on Tuesday.<p>The ruling is pending an appeal, which means no same-sex marriage licenses will immediately be issued in the state, but it did open a process that could eventually lead to legal …

States take the lead on pot

Americans are growing more hip to legalizing marijuana. In fact, a House bill to do just that is one of the most viewed proposals on Congress’s official legislative tracking site.<p>But the overwhelming feeling on Capitol Hill is to leave the issue to the states. Both Democrats open to the pot …

The NSA is Even Spying on Computers That Aren’t Online

A computer doesn’t need to be online for the National Security Agency to take a peek.<p>The spy agency has managed to sneak surveillance software onto …

This CNN Reporter Appeared To Have Enjoyed A Tour Of Colorado's Weed Industry A Little Too Much

A CNN reporter went to Colorado for a week to report on the legalization of marijuana, and by the end of the trip, she seemed to enjoying it a little too much.<p>For an "Anderson Cooper 360" segment on cannabis tours in Colorado, reporter Randi Kaye rode around in a limo full of pot smokers all day …

Cannabis

Poll: U.S. split on legalizing pot

Americans remain split on legalizing marijuana, even as the trend toward support for legalizing the drug increases, according to a poll released Wednesday.<p>The ABC News/Washington Post poll shows that 49 percent of Americans support legalizing marijuana, while 48 percent remain opposed.<p>There is a …

PlayStation Now will require a DualShock controller for TVs, tablets, and phones

PlayStation Now could be the future of gaming, but you're going to need a proprietary controller to play. Though Sony has announced that the streaming game service will come to tablets and smartphones — perhaps even non-Sony devices — the company doesn't plan to let you use a touchscreen. To play …

7 Examples of How the Playstation 4 Dominates the XBox One

Greetings gamers! As of November 15, 2013, the next generation of consoles transitioned to current gen and things couldn’t be more exciting. For the …