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Amazon Will Have 10,000 Robots Filling Customer Orders By The End Of The Year

Amazon currently uses some 1,000 robots by Kiva Systems, a company it bought for $775 million in 2012, to fill its customers' orders. Now CNN reports that Amazon will have 10,000 robots doing the same by the end of this year.<p>CEO Jeff Bezos revealed the plan to double down on robotics during a …

The Evil Within hands-on preview: This horror game's more graphic than suspenseful

It's dark in here. The controller is a bit sweaty in my hands, though only from heat. I'm aware every time the door to the room opens and shuts. I'm aware the headphones are a bit overloud to compensate. I'm aware that I'm a bit hungry.<p>I'm distinctly aware of <i>not</i> being afraid.<p>I've spoken about this …

Google is to start building its own self-driving cars

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1080000/1080104_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524633598_b592a25dad8e59f9d28539b9a809f488<p><b>Google is to start building its own self-driving cars, rather than modifying vehicles built by other manufacturers.</b><p>The car will have a stop-go button …

Apple iPhone 6 coming on September 19

News out of Germany indicates that German carrier Deutsche Telekom has been telling its support staff that the new Apple iPhone 6 will be released on …

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says We’ve Entered The Post-Post-PC Era

Microsoft’s new CEO Satya Nadella said the company is looking beyond the post-PC era that we’re currently in now, which is defined not by consumers and businesses being tied to a single device. Instead, the company is betting on a cloud-first, mobile-first future.<p>“I think we’re at the very …

How LG's robot lasers produced the world's 'fastest' cameraphone

LG's new laser-guided camera can focus in just 276 milliseconds<p>The camera in LG's new G3 flagship smartphone is pretty special. Not for its 13-megapixel sensor or optical image stabilization — both good things to have — but for being the first among phones to feature a laser autofocus system. …

Obama: It's time to turn the page on a decade of war

WASHINGTON — President Obama announced a plan on Tuesday to keep a contingency force of 9,800 U.S. troops in Afghanistan beyond 2014 and pull all American troops out of the country by the end of 2016.<p>Obama said that the U.S. remains committed to assisting Afghanistan on two narrow missions after …

Here’s the entire Internet live, in one real-time infographic

The Internet is a big, big, <i>big</i> place.<p>In the 200 seconds I watched the “Internet in real-time” infographic, Google ran almost a million searches and sucked up over $300,000 in revenue. Facebook users uploaded over a terabyte of data, liked something over 10.5 million times, and posted 11 million …

Top computer hacker 'Sabu' wins leniency

NEW YORK — A top computer hacker who helped investigators disrupt at least 300 cyberattacks on targets ranging from the U.S. armed forces and Congress to a TV network and a video game maker was spared additional prison time Tuesday after prosecutors argued for leniency.<p>Hector Xavier Monsegur, known …

Facebook removes fan pages glorifying California killer

After Elliot Rodger went on a rampage Friday, killing six people and himself, fan pages glorifying the 22-year-old Californian sprung up on Facebook.<p>The social networking site has removed the pages, some as early as Sunday morning. But even as Facebook took down controversial pages, new ones popped …

First Look: LG G3 smartphone hopes speed will sell

NEW YORK — LG's mantra for its new G3 flagship phone is "Simple is the New Smart." Selling the phone this summer when it arrives in the U.S. may not be all that simple though, given the stiff competition. While no price has been set, all the major U.S. carriers are supporting the device, and the G3 …

Microsoft gets lots right with Surface Pro 3

NEW YORK — Microsoft had Apple in the cross hairs when it introduced the Surface Pro 3 tablet last week. Every one of Apple's tablet rivals has iPad-envy after all. What was unexpected was the degree to which Microsoft hammered its claim that the newest Surface also is meant to duke it out against …

10 Best-Ever Burgers for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day around the corner, it’s time to start grilling. Here are 10 juicy, delicious burger recipes to celebrate the unofficial start of …

The Week in Review: Billions Cast Their Ballots

Inside Flipboard / May 2, 2014<p>This week saw the close of the most democratic month in human history. For India’s 815 million eligible voters, the …

Samsung's mobile health app can now tell when you're stressed out

The Galaxy S5's heart rate sensor has mostly been handy for fitness gurus, but it's now helpful for the rest of us, too. Samsung has pushed out an update to S Health that uses the sensor to track stress levels; if your heart is racing after a bad day at work, you'll know. The app also tracks …