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HP's Machine technology rethinks the basics of computing

We've seen bits and pieces of technology that hint at the future of computing, but HP has just taken a big, big step toward bringing them all together. The company has unveiled The Machine (yes, that's the name), a processing architecture designed to cope with the flood of data from an internet of …

Google Makes Glass Play Better With Your Smartphone

The most interesting thing Google announced as part of its software update for Google Glass yesterday was an update to the MyGlass app for Android. Photos taken on Glass now instantly sync to your device, where you can apply filters and share via whatever photo-sharing services are available on …

Top Google Engineer Says Computers Will Be Like Humans by 2029

In less than two decades, you won't just use your computers, you will have relationships with them.<p>Because of artificial intelligence, computers will be able to read at human levels by 2029 and will also begin to have different human characteristics, said Ray Kurzweil, the director of engineering …

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Microsoft Refuses U.S. Request to Hand Over Email Stored Abroad

Microsoft is opposing a U.S. government request that would force the technology giant to hand over a customer’s email stored in an Ireland data …

Parrot's two-wheeled MiniDrones to jump and fly into the US in August

While the AR.Drone quadrocopter is still Parrot's most recognizable product, the company actually has other toy robots to offer. Take, for instance, the Jumping Sumo and Rolling Spider MiniDrones it showcased during this year's CES, which are both slated to hit US shelves in August. The Jumping …

Syria: UN urged to defy Assad on aid or risk lives of hundreds of thousands

The lives of hundreds of thousands of Syrians are at stake because of the UN's "overly cautious" interpretation of its mandate to deliver humanitarian aid, a group of more than 30 of the world's top legal experts claims.<p>A letter published in the Guardian on Tuesday, signed by 35 top lawyers and law …

US, EU hit Russia with new sanctions over Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and its European allies hit more than two dozen Russian government officials, executives and companies with new …