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Gaza ceasefire: Israel and Palestinians agree to halt weeks of fighting

The war in Gaza ended on Tuesday after Israel and the Palestinians agreed to halt fighting indefinitely, putting an end to seven weeks of catastrophic loss of life and destruction, but on terms which are likely to leave many on both sides of the conflict wondering what was achieved.<p>Hamas and …

Robo Brain teaches robots how to understand the world

For a robot to be able to wash clothes, vacuum carpets or serve you cocktails on a Friday night, it needs to be loaded with the appropriate software and data. In the future, though, a robot will easily be able pull info they need to do those things (and more) from a single online service called …

Robotic printer paints portrait of artist in his own blood

It has begun: an artist has given a robot a taste of human blood.<p>Brooklyn-based Ted Lawson (website NSFW) has created Ghost in the Machine (blood robot selfie), a robotic printer that uses human blood as ink. Presumably any human blood would do, but for the purpose of his artwork, Lawson has used …

PSN Down As Sony, Blizzard, Riot And Others Are Under Siege By Hackers [Update: SOE President's Plane Diverted By Bomb Scare]

If you’re trying to play a game on PSN today, you may be running into some issues. Despite routine maintenance set for tomorrow, over the weekend Sony's PSN service has been hit by a series of crippling attacks from a hacker/vandal collective known as “Lizard Squad.”<p>The group also claims to have …

This Is Why the Ice Bucket Challenge Is Actually a Big Deal

If you've logged onto Facebook this week, chances are your newsfeed's been flooded with videos of people drenching themselves in ice water, accompanied by the hashtag #icebucketchallenge. If you went to Boston College, there are likely hundreds of these posts with more coming each day. You have …

This Is Annoying! - iOS (iPhone/iPad) Message Board for iOS (iPhone/iPad)

• Boards<br>• iOS (iPhone/iPad)<br>• This Is Annoying!<p>User Info: defunct32<p><b>defunct32</b> 4 years ago#1<p>I dunno what happened and what is causing this but recently my …