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What Alexis Tsipras Pledged Wasn’t in His Power to Deliver

Many of his promises look either very costly or unachievable<p>Domingo Tortorelli promised the Uruguayan people the earth: a milk fountain at every street corner, a working day of no longer than 15 minutes and a fuel-saving road from the capital Montevideo to Rivera, more than 300 miles away, that …

Greece’s Debt Due: What Greece Owes When - WSJ.com

*The IMF's basic rate is 1.05%, but there are surcharges of between two and three percentage points for large and longstanding loans of the type Greece has received.<p>†These loans, called an Extended Fund Facility, charge a basic rate of 1.05%, but there are surcharges of between two and three …

Massive cyber-spying program 'the Equation Group' discovered

An incredibly sophisticated cyber espionage operation, likely originating in the U.S., has been discovered by the security researchers at Russia's</i> …

Cybersecurity

World's Largest Migration Tracked by Chinese Search Engine Baidu

China<p>BEIJING — The largest human migration in history — equivalent to almost every American travelling 10 times over — is being captured graphically for the first time, according to China's leading search engine.<p>The country’s transport network expected to record more than 2.8 billion trips over a …

China

An in-depth look at the Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones

By now, you will have heard at least something about Windows 10, the next iteration of Microsoft's OS that aims to create a unified experience across all the devices it'll eventually inhabit: everything from PCs and laptops to tablets and phones. Microsoft already released several preview builds …

Woz says the Apple Watch is art and millions will buy it

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>You're probably shaving your wrist-hairs in anticipation.<p>Either that or you're thinking: "Hell, Apple is coming out with a watch and millions of iSheep are going to love it."<p>What, though, does Apple …

LG's 'luxury' smartwatch has an all-metal body and a leather strap

LG is revealing what's (literally) up its sleeve for MWC 2015. It's an Android Wear smartwatch that LG calls its luxury iteration, with an all-metal body, gold and silver finishes and a natural leather strap (which can be swapped out, of course). Between the strap, the Watch Urbane also houses the …

Wearable Tech

Upload Studio Gets New Features on Xbox One

Create videos up to thirty-minutes long.<p>A new update has added a handful of the top community requested features to Upload Studio on Xbox One.<p>Rolling …

Microsoft Continues Limited-Time Surface Pro 3 Discounts: Now Starts At $699

At the end of last month, Microsoft shaved $100 off Surface Pro 3 models for a limited time. That window of time has been widened and now includes the entry-level model.<p>The Surface Pro 3 now starts at $699, discounted from $799. The least expensive model — with the $100 discount — had been $899 …

At least we know what the Apple car won’t look like

The New Yorker’s excellent, 17,000-word profile of Apple design chief, Jonathan Ive, does not mention the company’s supposed car project. (Apple, reported the Wall Street Journal (paywall) last week, has “several hundred employees working secretly toward creating an Apple-branded electric vehicle” …

1.2B Smartphones Sold In 2014, Led By Larger Screens And Latin America

Apple is reaping the biggest rewards right now when it comes to selling its smartphones and other devices, but the overall picture for the smartphone market in the year ahead may be a little less rosy. According to the analysts at Germany-based GfK, in 2014 there were 1.2 billion smartphones sold, …

Sony's $840 augmented reality glasses are real, just not pretty

Sony has toyed around with ideas like a clip-on headset to compete with Google Glass, but its initial entry into augmented reality wearables is this pair of glasses. It's not a consumer product yet, but the SmartEyeGlass SED-E1 Developer Edition previewed a few months ago is coming to 10 countries …