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Photograph: Harold Clements/Getty Images<p>Kim Philby holding a press conference after being cleared of spying charges by foreign secretary Harold Macmillan in …

Books

Battlefield 4 Players Have Finally Found The Megalodon

Not only has the Megalodon that everyone was searching for finally been found, but it isn't disappointing in the least. Note how it gracefully …

The MicrobeScope Uses Your iPhone As A Microscopic Sidekick To Capture Views Of Bacteria In Real-Time

There are countless cool ways to extend the abilities of your smartphone by plugging in or linking up additional hardware. But here’s a Kickstarter project that wants to use your smartphone to extend the powers of something else: a basic microscope — allowing for real-time videos of microbes doing …

Obama to Propose Ending NSA Phone Data Collection

President Barack Obama is set to announce a new proposal to scale back one of the most sweeping and controversial domestic surveillance programs in …

'Go Cloud!' Box Files For $250 Million IPO, Warns Not To Expect Profits

Prepare to think inside the $BOX.<p>Hot online storage startup Box publicly filed for a $250 million IPO on Monday afternoon as it seeks to capitalize on a growing customer list of businesses that rely on the cloud to do more and more. In its SEC filing, Box boasts 25 million registered users and …

New Berlin incubator aims to foster ‘deep tech’ in the heart of Europe

How will the incubator model continue? The past years in Berlin have not been very encouraging, especially since Xing Founder Lars Hinrichs’ decision to end his incubator HackFwd.<p>Masoud Kamali und Alexander Kölpin, the founders of the VC firm WestTech Ventures, which launched in 2013, still believe …

Adobe turns marketing cloud up to 11 with massive update, SAP deal, new mobile tools

Adobe just fired a big shot across the bow of enterprise marketing competitors Salesforce, IBM, and Oracle with a huge update to the Adobe Marketing Cloud that sees major changes to almost all of its components.<p>The biggest change?<p>A new common layer, called Core Services, that deeply integrates all …

Apple's latest experiment makes finding apps easier

With more than a million apps available on the App Store, finding the right one is often more troublesome that it needs to be. In an effort to ease that burden, Apple has quietly begun testing a new related search suggestion feature that aids the discovery of new apps, displaying categories similar …

Chinese store sells complete stock of Nokia X handsets in just 4 mins

JD.com, one of China’s largest online stores, has sold its complete stock of Nokia X handsets in just 4 minutes. In the run up to the device’s official release it was reported that JD.com had pre-orders for over 1 million devices. The new phone went on sale at 10:00 AM on March 24 (Beijing time) …

Online Life

Valve engineer makes a mouse you control with your tongue

A video from Valve designer Ben Krasnow shows off an experimental project to test the use of the tongue to control a computer.<p>The development of the "Tongue Mouse" is the result of mapping "X/Y cordinates in a Windows-style UI with tongue movements constrained to a plane."<p>According to Krasnow, this …

Call of Duty: Ghosts gets four-player co-op mode, Extinction

<i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i> will include a new four-player co-op mode called Extinction, and publisher Activision debuted the mode with a new trailer for the game today.<p>Extinction, the name of which was leaked over the weekend, pits a team of one to four soldiers against aliens that hatch from pods. …

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PlayStation 4 digital and sharing policies explained

Sony has released an FAQ explaining the digital and sharing policies for the PlayStation 4.<p>Each PlayStation Network account can mark a PlayStation 4 as the user's "primary" console, and in doing so all additional users on the console can play downloaded games and receive unspecified PlayStation …

Call of Duty: Ghosts Extinction mode teased

The official Call of Duty Instagram account today posted a short video for something called Extinction for Call of Duty: Ghosts. "Survive the Extinction," reads the video description.<p>The video shows the Call of Duty: Ghosts logo morphing into an alien-like form.<p>New screenshots posted on Imgur today …

NativeX launches new ad tech so developers can make more money off their games

Mobile ad platform maker NativeX is announcing a new product today that will help game developers incorporate better ads in their mobile games.<p>The Minnesota-based company has creative a new software development kit (SDK) that enables rich media native ads within games. Essentially, it’s turning the …

Ouya searches for a niche in the shadow of the PS4 and Xbox One

Conceived as a paradigm-shifting microconsole designed to fight the flood of mobile games by bringing them to the TV, one could assume that the Ouya faces its greatest challenge this holiday with the twin release of powerful, entertainment-centric gaming consoles PS4 and Xbox One.<p>But Ouya founder …

Video Appears For MOGA’s Ace Power iOS 7 Game Controller

After the first images of MOGA’s iOS 7 controller were leaked on Twitter late last week, we’ve heard a little more information about the gamepad. …

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Destiny beta codes available this week

Codes to access the Destiny beta will be sent out "randomly" over Facebook and Twitter this week, developer Bungie has said.<p>The beta for the open-world shooter is not due to go live until early 2014, and beta access will also be made available to those who preorder the game at selected …