Matthew Kinder

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Amazon is reportedly building a Kindle-based retail checkout system

Amazon is building a point-of-sale system based on the Kindle Fire that it will offer to merchants, according to a new report. <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reports that the Kindle checkout system, which could be available as early as this summer, will let brick-and-mortar retailers ring up customers' …

Snowden Holds Live Q&A on NSA, Obama’s Reforms, and Whether He’d Return to U.S.

<b>Edward Snowden</b> held a live Q&A on Thursday, and took on recent NSA news, his reactions to what <b>President Obama</b> has said publicly about the NSA, and …

From Treasure To Trash: Man Tosses Out Bitcoin Wallet On Hard Drive Worth $9 Million

Years ago, when renovating with friends, I took off my rings so that they wouldn’t get damaged. In the flurry of clean-up, the rings got tossed into the trash. Despite going through bag after bag of garbage, we couldn’t find them. I was not happy.<p>That has to be nothing compared to what James …

Chinese Supercomputer Retains Title Of World's Fastest

A "Made in China" supercomputer that can perform 33.9 petaflops, or 33 quadrillion calculations per second, retains its top spot in the list of the world's 500 most powerful machines.<p>Tianhe-2, or Milky Way-2, is still No. 1, where it debuted in the list issued in June. In fact, the top 5 slots are …