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Intel’s CEO Envisions A Future Where Wearables Don’t Look Like Wearables — And It’s Not That Far Away

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich foresees a day when a wearable is no longer seen a one-size-fits-all device that you put on your wrist. That day could be coming sooner rather than later, as Intel-based wearable products will likely be shown off in the coming weeks at New York Fashion Week.<p>“Wearables” is …

Three dead and hundreds injured as Islamabad protests turn violent

Police use rubber bullets and teargas after protesters force their way into grounds of Pakistan's parliament<p>Anti-government protesters forced their way into the grounds of Pakistan's parliament on Saturday amid violent clashes that saw police fire teargas and rubber bullets at crowds demanding the …

Forget Orwell and Huxley. Dave Eggers has seen the future

If you want an up-to-the-minute literary vision of where mass surveillance might take us, pop down to your local bookshop<p>Fifteen months have passed since Edward Snowden began to explain to us how our networked world works. During that time there has been much outrage, shock, horror, etc expressed …

Here's how Google's Project Loon retrieves its internet balloons (video)

Project Loon's balloons could not be more different than your typical party variety -- it's loaded with research equipment <i>and</i> LTE capability, providing high-speed internet connection wherever they go. Obviously, Google's X Lab researchers (the ones behind this crazy balloons-as-hotspot project) …

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