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Hillary Clinton to speak on Syria

Hillary Clinton will make her first public remarks about Syria on Monday when she makes a visit to the White House for an unrelated event, a Clinton aide told POLITICO.<p>The comments, the first since an unidentified aide said last week that the former secretary of state supports President Barack …

John Kerry gives Syria week to hand over chemical weapons or face attack

The US secretary of state has said that President Bashar al-Assad has one week to hand over his entire stock of chemical weapons to avoid a military attack. But John Kerry added that he had no expectation that the Syrian leader would comply.<p>Kerry also said he had no doubt that Assad was responsible …

White House officials brief congressional leaders on Syria

August 29, 2013|By Lisa Mascaro and Michael A. Memoli<p>WASHINGTON -- White House officials convened a briefing on Syria for congressional leaders Thursday evening, as lawmakers from both parties continued to express skepticism about taking military action without congressional authorization.<p>Top …

Quantum Cryptography Could Make Your Phone Uncrackable Someday

As the world of cybersecurity becomes increasingly volatile, more advanced solutions to problems like encryption couldn't come soon enough. This is …

Who made Snapchat? Upcoming court battle will decide

Snapchat may be one of the hottest apps ever to hit the iTunes Store, but it's also the background for a huge legal battle over the company's intellectual property. <i>Business Insider</i> tells the whole story of how three Stanford University friends hatched the idea and launched the app — and how two of …

Wireless, solar-powered bionic eyes benefit from sub-retinal placement - ExtremeTech

By on June 21, 2013 at 7:31 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>A team of Engineers from Stanford, …

How to charge your smartphone and other USB devices as quickly as possible - ExtremeTech

By on June 26, 2013 at 11:36 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>USB charging is shrouded in mystery …

How Virtual Reality Can Curb Your Social Anxiety

Here’s how it works. Using a Microsoft Kinect or Asus Xtion Pro Live camera, Xenodu’s software extracts patients from their background and inserts …

Virtual Reality

Grasping for a Vine: Video for Instagram Will Be Sole Reveal at Facebook Event Thursday

Instagram plans to release a video product this Thursday at a press event at Facebook’s headquarters, according to multiple sources familiar with the …

Social Media

Forget sex: how the idea behind Bang with Friends could revolutionize social interaction

Apple's Find My Friends, a mostly-unrelated concept.<p>Perhaps you've heard of Bang With Friends. It's a rather controversial thing. Simply put, it's a Facebook and mobile app that lets you pick which of your friends you'd like to "bang." Oh, but it's more clever than that: the app won't reveal your …

How Wearable Computing Will Change Everything, Including Apple

Listen, you tech-savvy, trend-resisting cynic you. I want you to stop dismissing wearable computing as a pointless, narcissistic fad.<p>Wearable computing is not for people too lazy to look at their phones. It’s not a trendy toy for wealthy yuppies. And it’s not about joining Robert Scoble in the …

Wearable Tech