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Republican presidential debate: 8 takeaways

<b>(CNN) —</b> The top 10 candidates for the Republican presidential nomination only had a few minutes each on Thursday to capture the attention of voters tuning in to the first big-league Republican presidential debate.<p>Donald Trump may have grabbed the most headlines from the night, but the prime-time …

Government

Germany’s reissue of Hitler’s “Mein Kampf” stirs debate

There is no escaping it: Seventy years after Adolf Hitler’s death, the copyright on “Mein Kampf” will expire, and his hate-filled diatribe will be republished in Germany in January 2016 — the first time since World War II.<p>Understandably, the reissue of the notorious screed, in which Hitler rails …

Toronto Police Try To Uncover Riddle Of Mystery Tunnel

Police in Toronto are asking for the public's help to solve the riddle of a mysterious tunnel discovered more than a month ago. Investigations have so far been unable to determine who built the tunnel or its purpose, but its discovery has fueled security concerns ahead of the Pan American and …

Toronto

Samsung Galaxy S6 Will Cost Over $1000

<i>Update: The article has been updated to factor in EU tax in the rumoured S6 and S6 Edge prices.</i><p>There was always going to be a catch. You can’t pack <i>that</i> much *alleged* high-end hardware, that many features and throw in a curved display without there being a catch.<p>Citing a source who has apparently …

smartphones

Ford accelerates tech efforts with new Silicon Valley lab

Ford wants you to know that it's more than just trucks and cars. It wants to be seen as a technology innovator too. Of course, the Detroit automaker has long had a friendly relationship with technology, what with its Sync infotainment platform, its support for third-party apps and, obviously, its …

Algorithmia Raises $2.4M To Connect Academia And App Developers

While communities built around GitHub and Stack Overflow have developers working together more than they ever have before, one group’s work is typically seen by too few, considering the impact it could have: researchers in academia, whose work at its most successful is typically discussed only at …

Obsidian Is Developing a Pathfinder Game for Tablets

It's the first game to be produced under a new partnership with the makers of the Pathfinder franchise.<p>Obsidian Entertainment has announced that it …

Dave Grossman Leaving Telltale Games

Sailing off into the sunset.<p>Dave Grossman, former LucasArts employee whose credits include writing and programming both The Secret of Monkey Island …