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iOS 7 preview: Phone, FaceTime, and Messages blocking promises to put an end to annoying contacts

Last year, with iOS 6, Apple added a Do Not Disturb feature to prevent iPhones, iPads, and iPods from buzzing, beeping, and otherwise going off when …

Haters Gonna Hate My Mobile Dream System

I’ve been exploring for months what the ultimate mobile setup would be — my laptop, tablet, phone and other mobile devices — and now I’m starting to put it together.<p>There’s no way around it: The Apple, Android and Windows fanboys are all going to hate my conclusions and barbeque my decisions.<p>Why? …

Android 4.3 Jelly Bean leak. So what's new?

In case you didn’t know, an Android 4.3 Jelly Bean ROM leaked this week and the most intriguing part of it was that it wasn’t for a Nexus device. The ROM was for the Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition, and was subsequently ported over to the standard GT-I9505 Galaxy S4 (after all they do share the exact …

First-ever human head transplant is now possible, says neuroscientist

<i>Update: New Scientist reported Feb. 25, 2015, that Canavero will announce at a conference in June a project to make the first human head transplant possible by 2017.</i><p>Technical barriers to grafting one person’s head onto another person’s body can now be overcome, says Dr. Sergio Canavero, a member of …

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How algorithms rule the world

On 4 August 2005, the police department of Memphis, Tennessee, made so many arrests over a three-hour period that it ran out of vehicles to transport …

iOS 7 preview: Multitasking for every app, coalesced and just-in-time

iOS 7 multitasking not only packs an all new card and icon hybrid interface, but a new way for every app to multitask, intelligently, and without a …

How to get away from everyday technology

<b>Actress Kiera Knightley once described the internet as "dehumanising" and said she avoided it, while singer Sir Paul McCartney has previously admitted to being baffled by High Street bank cash machines.</b><p>Ms Knightley may have had a change of heart - she recently told US chat show host Ellen de …

Tomorrow’s Internet: More Than More of the Same

Leszek Glasner / Shutterstock.com<p>In 1980, I started graduate school at Carnegie Mellon to focus on computer science. Purely by accident, I had …