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Roger Federer's shock of all ages leaves Centre Court stunned

The sense of shock that greeted Rafael Nadal's exit on day one of these championships seemed but a ripple on day three when Roger Federer, whose …

Roger Federer plans to play on 'years to come' after Wimbledon defeat to Sergiy Stakhovsky

The big four are creaking. Men's tennis suddenly feels like Europe a hundred years ago - a period when the Great Powers' aura of invincibility was fading. The challengers are circling, and growing bolder every day.<p>But who is the sick man of the ATP Tour? Is it Rafael Nadal, who remains the king of …

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US boss released by angry Chinese factory workers

Chinese factory workers have released their US boss whom they had held captive for a week over a compensation dispute, a company official said.<p>Chip Starnes, president of Specialty Medical Supplies, was allowed to leave the factory in northern Beijing and was resting in a hotel.<p>"As of now my boss …

Trayvon Martin's friend: Encounter was racially charged

Cellphone call gets more scrutiny at George Zimmerman's trial as teenage witness continues to testify.<p>SANFORD, Fla. — The second-degree murder trial of George Zimmerman is taking twists and turns around the issue of race.<p>In testimony Thursday, Rachel Jeantel, a friend of Trayvon Martin's who was on …

Huawei Pumps Up The Innovation Engines From Shenzhen

A visit to the sprawling headquarters campus of Huawei Technologies Co. in Shenzhen offers an example of China’s climb up the innovation ladder. This telecom-plus company has moved up as a leading edge industry leader with a global footprint as new innovation management processes have been adopted …

EFF Sues FBI, Wants Access To Records Of The FBI’s Facial Recognition Program

Companies like Facebook have been scrutinized by government regulators over the use of facial recognition technology. Now the Electronic Frontier Foundation is putting a mirror up to the government to demand the same scrutiny back. The organization is suing the Federal Bureau of Investigation over …

AutoRip comes to the UK: Amazon's 'gentle bridge' between real and virtual music

Amazon has launched its AutoRip music service in the UK, converting CD, vinyl and cassette albums that people have bought from its site since 1999 …

Microsoft Turns On Its First Carrier-Billing Deal For The Windows Phone Store With Bango, In Indonesia

Microsoft, unveiling a raft of product annoucements at its Build conference this week, is also making some advances further afield. Today, Bango, the UK-based mobile payments and analytics company that works with companies like Facebook, Amazon, Blackberry and Google so that app purchases can be …

Intel: TV star?

Intel sees something wrong with the way Americans consume and pay for television. So this week it confirmed that this year it would roll out a live …

Windows 8 Tablet Momentum Builds with Facebook and Flipboard Apps

Microsoft is addressing many of the user complaints of Windows 8 in its forthcoming Windows 8.1 update, which was released today to early adopters …

As People Head Into Space, PayPal Says It Will Follow Them

Many people know how to buy things in cyberspace. But what about doing business in outer space? That's the question PayPal says it wants to answer. Citing the looming era of space tourism, the company is creating the PayPal Galactic project along with the SETI Institute, "to help make universal …

Murder charge for Aaron Hernandez

ATTLEBORO, Mass. -- Aaron Hernandez has been charged with murdering his friend after the two had a dispute during a trip to a nightclub.<p>Hernandez was …

The Real Reasons Microsoft, Sony Chose AMD For The Xbox One And PS4

It has been two weeks since E3, the world’s largest gaming show, and the final pieces of the game console puzzle are starting to come into place. The public knows what the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 look like, what they will run, what they won’t, digital rights management and their price. …

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CyanogenMod adds encrypted messaging to help beat the NSA

In light of the recent surveillance scandals that have hit the USA and to some extent the UK, the key developers for the CyanogenMod project have been adding some new privacy features to the alternative Android firmware. First, the Run in Incognito Mode, which limits as apps access to your personal …

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