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Google Glass, Coming Soon To A Mall Near You

The Google/Luxottica partnership isn’t about making Glass look hipper. It’s about world domination.<p>Google’s partnership with the glasses giant Luxottica is much more than just a fashion play: It’s a plan to get Google Glass into every mall in America, and in doing so gain cultural acceptance.<p>The …

This Google Glass App Will Detect Your Emotions, Then Relay Them Back To Retailers

The Emotient app could measure how customers feel about products or promotions. It could also screen for depression.<p>After raising a $6 million series B round, facial recognition company Emotient will open a private beta for a Google Glass app that detects users’ emotions in real time. …

Does Sprint plan on competing in 2014?

<i>Susan Law Cain/Shutterstock</i><p>According to Fitch Ratings, Sprint’s financial profile will continue being weak through at least 2014, as their customers continue waiting for network investments. Sprint continues struggling with losses that totaled $1.62 billion in the fourth quarter amid declining …

Report: 97% Of Mobile Malware Is On Android. This Is The Easy Way You Stay Safe

In 2013 Android grew to a very large number: 87%. This was its share of the global smartphone market. It also grew to an even larger one: 97%. This was Android’s share of global mobile malware.<p>Unless you’ve had your head under a rock you’ll have noticed the latter is fast becoming the weapon of …

Google CEO Larry Page Spoke At TED, And Everyone Freaked Out Over His Ideas

We didn't see a stream of his talk, but judging by Twitter, it was a doozy.<p>Page talked about the NSA, the future of transportation, curing disease, and why companies fail, to name a few topics.<p>"The main thing that has caused companies to fail, in my view, is that they missed the future," Page …

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By Chanelle Bessette, reporter<p>FORTUNE — A longtime staple of information technology training, cyber security has become a mainstream interest. Edward Snowden’s big reveal last year about the National Security Agency as well as the criminal breach into Target’s (TGT) credit and debit card system …

New Samsung Ad Burns the Kindle, Surface and iPad

Oh, you poor Luddite, with your keyboard, battery dock and mouse. You call that a tablet? It’s positively Neanderthal. And that iPad? Why can’t it do …

Voice is not enough: Motion is key to Android Wear

analysis Early previews of Google's wearable platform focus on bringing Google Now's voice and touch control to a smartwatch, but Crave's Eric Mack says the real future is on the move.<p>Google and Motorola rolled out their joint vision of Android Wear, the Moto 360, and the future of wearables on …

Google’s Project Tango could finally allow robots to roam free on the International Space Station

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Signe Brewster<p>The NASA SPHERES satellite drifts like a puck on an air hockey table, spinning slowly as its canisters …

PlayStation Project Morpheus VR Headset Editors' Impressions - IGN Video

Greg, Scott, and Colin share their thoughts on Sony's Project Morpheus VR headset for the PS4.

Android Upgrades Open A Backdoor To Malware, Researchers Show

Updating software is to malware as flossing is to gingivitis: a basic practice meant to minimize the risk of infection. But a team of researchers has found that for Google's Android platform, operating system upgrades can also serve as a stealthy new method for malware to sneak its tricks past …