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Cool thinking

LIQUID nitrogen seems a good place to start if you want to cool something down. If Peter Dearman, a British inventor, is correct, it might be even …

Lenovo's new 13-inch 'Yoga' tablet is as big as its Windows Ultrabooks

Lenovo seems to be coming full circle. After knocking our socks off with the original Yoga, a 13-inch Ultrabook whose screen could fold all the way back, the company followed up with a spinoff product called the Yoga Tablet. Today, the lineup includes both Android and Windows tablets, mostly in the …

Researchers develop energy saving smart window that filters out heat and / or light

In the heat of summer, either you shut the windows and crank up the AC, or pull down the blinds and stumble around in the gloom. At least, that was the case. A team at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has developed a new smart window that lets people choose what they want to let into their …

Buying a laptop: everything you need to know

We’re not living in the “post-PC” era. Not by a long shot. As more of us work from home, or the plane, or the coffee shop, laptops might be more important than they’ve ever been. They’ve also become harder and harder to buy, as hardware specs have hit stratospheric heights while simultaneously …

Black Sabbath make UK chart history with first Number One album in nearly 43 years

Meanwhile, Robin Thicke's 'Blurred Lines' remains Official UK Number One Single<p>Black Sabbath have made Official UK Album Chart history with their …

Nigerian Billionaire Aliko Dangote Raises $4.5 Billion To Build Refinery

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has secured loans amounting to $4.25 billion from a consortium of banks to build an oil refinery in a move to help Nigeria reduce its dependence on oil imports.<p>Dangote, who made the revelation while speaking at the ongoing World Economic Forum in Cape Town, …

Unparalleled arrogance, full apology

<b>Update</b> (April 1st, 10pm GMT): Reacting to the repeated attacks, Tim Cook, Apple's boss, has apologised to the firm's Chinese customers. "We are aware …

BlackBerry makes $94 million on revenue of $2.7 billion, ships 1 million BB10 devices in 2013 Q4

This isn't quite the BlackBerry earnings story you're waiting for -- after all, the US figures covering the success (or otherwise) of the Z10 won't arrive until the next quarter. Instead, we're looking at the company's results from the end of the fiscal year to March 2nd, which shows that the …