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A year later, Boston Marathon runners 'take back that finish line!'

The first American man to win the Boston Marathon since 1983 crossed the finish line Monday, triumphant in a storied race that has become a national symbol of resiliency and determination.<p>Meb Keflezighi, 38, won the men's division with an official time of 2:08:37, according to the Boston Marathon's …

Americans are optimistic about technology, except drones... and robots... and...

If you asked the average American what they think about the coming crop of technologies, you'd probably get some generic optimism. According to a recent Pew Research survey found that 59 percent of Americans expected that technology would make our lives better, only 30 percent worried that we'd be …

Thin film electronics may hold the key to human size health care

Health care’s integration with information technology remains inconsistent as of today. Supercomputers helped fuel the genomics revolution, which was …

In Aereo’s Supreme Court case, what’s really on trial is the cloud

Anyone can stick an antenna in the air to watch broadcast television for free in the United States. And courts have said it’s fine to record TV shows for watching later.<p>Aereo does both of those things. The startup has put tiny antennas on rooftops in 11 American cities to pick up TV signals, which …

Samsung’s Milk Music has been downloaded 380,000 times

Milk Music, the Pandora (s P) competitor that Samsung launched in early March, has been downloaded 380,000 times already. Samsung Media Solutions …

Biden in Ukraine to show support as tensions rise

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden on Monday launched a high-profile visit to demonstrate the U.S. commitment to Ukraine and push for …

At Mt. Gox bitcoin hub, 'geek' CEO sought both control and escape

TOKYO (Reuters) - In June 2011, when customers of now-bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox agitated for proof that the Tokyo-based firm was still solvent after a hacking attack, CEO Mark Karpeles turned to the comedy science fiction novel “The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy”.<p>Mark Karpeles, chief …

State of Decay's Lifeline DLC is just the start of Undead Labs' 'long-term ambitions'

<i>State of Decay: Lifeline</i>, the second expansion and the first story-based add-on for Undead Labs' hit Xbox Live Arcade title, turns the tables on <i>State of Decay</i> by putting the player on the military side of humanity's efforts to repel the zombie threat. But as we saw during a demo of <i>Lifeline</i> at PAX …

The Cascade Flow

Chinese Twitter clone Weibo makes $285.6M in its U.S. IPO, shares up 19%

Sina Weibo, a Twitter-like service under Chinese online media company Sina, went public on the Nasdaq Capital Market this week under the ticker symbol of “WB.”<p>The company filed for this long-rumored IPO in March 2014.<p>The company will issue 16.8 million American depository shares at the bottom of …