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UK rules out Iraq military strikes

<b>British planes are to drop emergency aid supplies for Iraqi refugees living under threat from militants.</b><p>Members of the Yazidi community trapped on a mountainside will be among those to receive water, tents and lights.<p>The drops are part of an £8m package of aid announced by the UK government, …

Unlocking Your Cellphone Is About to Be Legal Again

President Barack Obama is set to sign into law a bill that will make it easier for you to switch mobile carriers without buying a new phone.<p>The bill, …

11 Smartphone Home Screens From Some Of The Biggest Names In Tech


Twitch: what is it, and why has Google bought it for $1bn?

The search company has bought the influential gaming video site as a way of expanding YouTube's appeal, reports say<p>Google has reportedly closed a $1bn deal to acquire gaming video streaming site Twitch.<p>The unconfirmed report by GamesBeat places Twitch at the heart of a revamped YouTube push to …

The Most Ambitious Artificial Intelligence Project In The World Has Been Operating In Near Secrecy For 30 Years

IBM's Watson and Apple's Siri stirred up a hunger and awareness throughout the U.S. for something like a Star Trek computer that really worked — an artificially intelligent system that could receive instructions in plain, spoken language, make the appropriate inferences, and carry out its …

Artificial Intelligence

Google reinstates 'forgotten' links after pressure

<b>After widespread criticism, Google has begun reinstating some links it had earlier removed under the controversial "right to be forgotten" ruling.</b><p>Articles posted online by the Guardian newspaper were removed earlier this week, but have now returned fully to the search engine.<p>Google has defended its …

15 common Android problems and how to fix them

Battery drain<p>Frozen and slow user interface<p>Connectivity issues<p>Google Now problems<p>Stalled text messages<p>​Overheating<p>Syncing error<p>App crashes<p>Unresponsive screen<p>Google Play Store keeps crashing<p>Apps won't download<p>Bad autocorrect suggestions<p>Your kids make purchases<p>Home screen clutter<p>Too many contacts

Operating Systems

Hundreds arrested at sit-in following huge pro-democracy rally in Hong Kong

Hundreds of demonstrators, including prominent lawmakers, were arrested at a peaceful sit-in in Hong Kong early Wednesday, following a huge rally calling for democracy in the Chinese territory.<p>Large crowds had turned out for a 5 km march through the city's central business district Tuesday, in a …