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Painting by Hitler goes to auction

A still-life watercolor painting of flowers by a young Adolf Hitler will be sold at auction in Los Angeles this week, organisers have announced.<p>The 1912 canvas, painted by the future Nazi leader when he was a struggling artist in his mid-20s, is going under the hammer at the Nate D Sanders auction …

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Why it makes sense for Amazon to buy Twitch

Jeff Bezos wanted to get into gaming and can offer Twitch the infrastructure and licensing it needs to grow globally<p>Today came the surprising newsthat Amazon will acquire Twitch, a startup best known for live streaming video games.The company has since confirmed the news, and a press release states …

Porn Mad? Vast Majority Of Brits Refuse Government Filter

British broadband users are overwhelmingly rejecting the government’s recently introduced ‘porn filters’, with six out of seven choosing to opt out.<p>Under the system, introduced at the beginning of the year, the country’s four biggest ISPs agreed to slap on the filters for all new customers unless …

India's Take On Google Glass, A Vibrating Smartshoe

Is the next phase of wearable technology in the shoe? Indian startup Ducere Technologies certainly thinks so.<p>Called the Lecha shoe, and described as “interactive haptic footwear”, this smartshoe syncs up with your mobile via bluetooth.<p>The idea is that it will give you Google Maps directions by …

Schoolgirl 'beheaded classmate because she wanted to dissect someone'

A 16-year-old Japanese schoolgirl has confessed to decapitating a classmate, police have said, as she reportedly told investigators she "wanted to dissect" someone.<p>The teenager, whose name was not released as she is a minor, was arrested on Sunday on suspicion of murdering her 15-year-old female …

Microsoft and Intel put Windows on a microcomputer

<img src="http://cdni.wired.co.uk/138x138/a_c/ars.png" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: left;"/>Even Microsoft wants a piece of the development board …

Police Are Placing Anti-Piracy Warning Ads On Illegal Torrent Sites

The City of London police in the UK has begun placing ads on illegal torrent sites in an effort to curb their advertising revenue.<p>Messages will appear instead of paid-for ads which, according to the police, will make it harder for these sites to look authentic.<p>Many torrent sites use advertising …

The 3D Printed Cast That Heals Bones 40-80% Faster

When one has a bone reset after a traumatic accident, a plaster cast is normally used to hold the break in place until it heals. For the average …

How the NSA & FBI made Facebook the perfect mass surveillance tool

<i>Update May 15 at 3:11 PM ET: Facebook and Akamai responded to VentureBeat’s report. Read their responses here.</i><p>The National Security Agency and the FBI teamed up in October 2010 to develop techniques for turning Facebook into a surveillance tool.<p>Documents released alongside security journalist Glenn …