Noah Lenagan

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Here comes the future: We’re making robots that feel!

It’s not sci-fi: Meet an amazing professor building creative, curious, moody, quick-witted and multitalented robots<p>Diane Ackerman<p>September 28, 2014 7:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us”<p>It’s an Anthropocene magic trick, this extension of our digital selves over the …

USB Type-C cable plugs to be reversible

<b>USB cable developers have announced that a forthcoming version of the connector's plug is to be reversible.</b><p>It means users of the Universal Serial Bus cables will no longer have to worry which way round the part is facing when plugging it into a device.<p>The specification is due to be completed by …

Microsoft's Nokia acquisition now a done deal with final EU approval

Prepare for a world of Microsoft-made Windows Phone 8 devices. Hot on the heels of yesterday's Department of Justice decision, <i>Reuters</i> is reporting that the European Commission has granted final approval of Microsoft's acquisition of Nokia. The $7.35 billion deal, which is now all guaranteed, will …

Spotify reveals artists earn $0.007 per stream

<b>Spotify has responded to critics by revealing how much acts can expect to earn from the music streaming site.</b><p>The company said it pays an average of $0.007 per play, according to figures on its new website Spotify Artists, aimed specifically at musicians.<p>Explaining its business model, Spotify said …

Fragmentation lives: iOS 7 now on 74% of iPhones, while KitKat has only reached 1% of Android devices

Android fragmentation might be on the decline, but it’s hard not to notice it when comparing numbers like these. According to web and analytics …

Xbox One: Buy Now, Later, Or Never?

Outside of tablets, phones, and touch notebooks, it appears that some of the hottest electronics in the U.S. this holidays are the new game consoles, the Sony PS4 and the Microsoft Xbox One. I have used many consoles since playing Pong as a kid 1977, have planned and developed gaming PCs in a prior …