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Designers are reinventing the emoji through social network stickers

Stickers have become all the rage on instant messaging apps like Line, and are increasing in popularity within social networks like Path and Facebook. So what makes these oversized emoticons any different from the emojis of old? In a profile of several sticker pack creators, <i>The Next Web</i> reports …

Whoops. Was that the Nexus 5 in Google’s own promotional video?

Google(s goog) defied expectations earlier today when it announced Android 4.4, otherwise known as KitKat. Yes, the Nestle kind. In fact, you might …

Tudor-era tombs reconfigured using 3-D

Using 3-D modeling, British researchers have digitally reunited two elaborate Tudor-era tombs with some of their original parts that were lost during King Henry VIII's anti-Catholic offensive.<p>Thomas Howard, third Duke of Norfolk, commissioned the monumental tombs in the 16th century. They were …

UK teen launches Thinkspace, seeks to bring software development to high schools around the world

Thinkspace, an organization created by sixteen-year-old James Anderson, seeks to “inspire the next generation of app developers” through dedicated coding zones in high schools across the globe. Anderson formally launched Thinkspace this month with campuses in Plymouth and Northern Ireland.<p>Anderson …

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Camera phone or phone camera? The<p>Updated:September 7, 2013 Caption:James MartinPhoto:Lori Grunin/CNET<p>Samsung unveiled its smartwatch at the<p>Updated:September 7, 2013 Caption:James MartinPhoto:Josh Miller/CNET<p>Green project Phyto Kinetic aims to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide emissions in the air …

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Making the grade in Massive Open Online Courses

Back to school isn't just for kids. As professors at top universities put more of their course materials online, everyone from Silicon Valley entrepreneurs to teens at Ghana Internet cafes are taking advantage of Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs, to expand their minds.<p>Some subjects don't lend …