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Office for iPad: It's arrived!

<b>Microsoft has released its highly anticipated Office suite for iPad, a freemium app that lets everyone view documents but grants Office 365</b> …

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Android Dominates Global Mobile Browsing: Report

Analysts claim that the mobile platform war is over — or at least the battle is no longer so intense. Most of us are aware that Apple tends to be more dominant in Western markets — due to the premium cost of its devices — while Android has greater distribution in emerging markets thanks to a wider …

HTC confirms Google Play Edition for new HTC One ahead of this morning’s unveiling

Ahead of this morning’s official unveiling of the all new HTC One in New York, the company has confirmed that a Google Play Edition of the device will be on the way (via AndroidPolice). No word if it will get a release alongside the regular version of the device, but we’ll know for sure in a few …

The Pentagon Spent $2.7 Billion on an Intelligence System That Doesn't Work

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Here's another item for the (long) list of spectacular waste in the Pentagon's budget: a …

Why We’re More Creative When We’re Tired, And 9 Other Surprising Things About How Brains Work

You may be hardwired as an introvert or an extrovert. But don’t worry, there are ways to change how our brains work.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>One of the things that surprises me time and time again is how we think our …

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5 Great Sensor Projects for your Urban Hacks

We’re deep in the middle of our Urban Sensor Hacks program (live hangout today!), and we thought we’d highlight some great sensor-related projects that you can try at home, so you can start exploring the world of DIY sensing.<p>Arduino EMF detector<p>Do you have a haunting problem, or just want to make …

How to Make Your Own LED Watch with GPS

Becky Stern of Adafruit Industries demonstrates how to make a nifty LED watch, complete with GPS-powered compass and navigation features, in this …

Bill Gates Sounds Skeptical Of Zuckerberg's WhatsApp Deal: 'I Hope It Works Out For Him'

Bill Gates sounded a skeptical note about Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's decision to pick up WhatsApp on ABC's “This Week" Sunday.<p>Gates seemed critical of the price Facebook paid for its recent acquisition. “Fifty years ago, no 55-person company was bought for $19 billion. And that’s a good thing,” …

Cubli cube robot demonstrates incredible balance

Some robots do something useful, like ordnance disposal. Some robots do something artistic, like produce music. Some are more interactive. And some …

iPhone 6 May Include Temperature, Pressure and Humidity Sensors

Electronics analyst Sun Chang Xu reports on her Weibo account that the next iPhone may add a pressure, temperature and humidity sensor.<p>G for Games relayed the report and points out that the "pressure" in this context is certainly atmospheric, not blood pressure:<p>According to Sun Chang Xu (news chief …