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American views of surveillance depend heavily on precise question

What do Americans think of government snooping into telephone and Internet data? The answer depends very heavily on precisely what is asked.<p>The Pew Research Center ran an experiment this month to find out how much the wording of questions would affect public attitudes toward the widely discussed …

These Glitchy Google Maps Are Beautiful

Australia looks good in purple.<p>By playing with the Google Maps API, Kim Asendorf put together this randomly-generating series: every time you click refresh, a new, weird map of the world pops up. You might get a day-glo view of only city roads, or all the rivers in the world might be color-coded, …

Outrage In Italy After Black Minister Endures Racist 'Banana Attack'

Immigration Minister Cecile Kyenge was speaking at a Democratic Party (PD) rally on Friday when an unidentified spectator threw bananas at her, missing the stage but sparking reactions of disgust from across the country.<p>Shocking cases of abuse have multiplied against Kyenge, an Italian citizen born …

FBI Admits To Using Domestic Drones 10 Times

In a recent letter to Paul, published on the senator's website Thursday, the FBI acknowledges that it has used drones domestically in 10 cases in response to a "specific, operational need." The bureau says that, since late 2006, it has used unmanned planes for surveillance to support missions …

Obama Disputes Job Projections For Keystone XL Pipeline

"Republicans have said that this would be a big jobs generator," Obama said, according to the newspaper.<p>"There is no evidence that that's true. The most realistic estimates are this might create maybe 2,000 jobs during the construction of the pipeline, which might take a year or two, and then after …

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The Wolverine – review

Hugh Jackman once more impersonates Logan, Marvel Comics' indestructible superhero, whose hands sprout lethal knives (not unlike the one Laurence …

More Than 1,000 Prisoners Escape In Massive Libyan Jailbreak

More than 1,000 inmates, many convicted of serious crimes, have escaped from a prison in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi, the country's prime minister confirmed.<p>According to The Associated Press, it wasn't immediately clear if the jailbreak at Koyfiya prison was part of a larger series of protests …

Nexus 7 (2013) receives two software updates at launch; tablet not compatible with Google Wallet

Launched earlier than expected, the new Nexus 7 already has two firmware updates in waiting according to a report while an other reveals that the tablet isn’t compatible with Google Wallet.<p>The two updates will upgrade the software to version JWR66N and then JSS15J, according to <i>Android Central</i>. The …

Messaging app Line passes 200 million users

Two-year-old messaging application Line said Tuesday that it now has more than 200 million registered users, which puts it alongside WhatsApp and Viber in the top tier of mobile messaging and VoIP services amassing massive audiences.<p>Japan-based Line launched in June 2011 and initially developed a …

Apps

Your Body Is The Computer

The last few years have presented an unprecedented shift in the computing world as PCs are being replaced with mobile devices. But now that a large portion of the market has already shifted, what comes after it? Last week, we looked at how the giants of tech are going after TV screens. This week, …

Nexus 7 teardown for 2013: Wireless charging, easy repairs

iFixit said the the 2013 Nexus 7 is pretty easy to repair. And inside it found a rarity in tablets: an inductive charging coil.<p>The new 7-inch Google tablet received a "Repairability Score" of 7 out of 10 (10 being the easiest to repair), according to iFixit's teardown.<p>"The rear case is very easy to …

Mobile Technology

Connected cars are the future, but we still have miles to go

“Driveables” are one of the hottest trends of 2013 and money is flying at this space from all directions. Car manufactures, technology companies, startups, venture capitalists, telecom corporations — everyone wants to get in on what Forrester has called the “distinct fourth environment for …

Nexus 7 finds Apple napping

Google has beat Apple at its own Retina-display-thumping game. Meet the Nexus 7, the eye-popping 323-pixels-per-inch wonder.<p>It is, in a way, the (rumored) iPad Mini Retina wrapped in Android 4.3.<p>Here's the deal: If you can find most of the apps you need on Google's Play Store and would like a small …

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