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Samsung posts record profits, again

Samsung Electronics has posted a 26% jump in profits for the three month period ending in September 2013, mainly due to strong smartphone sales and better memory chip revenues. Net income for the quarter was 8.24 trillion won ($7.6bn) up from 6.56tn won during the same period last year. Samsung …

Mobile

An army of robot baristas could mean the end of Starbucks as we know it

Starbucks’ 95,000 baristas have a competitor. It doesn’t need sleep. It’s precise in a way that a human could never be. It requires no training. It can’t quit. It has memorized every one of its customers’ orders. There’s never a line for its perfectly turned-out drinks.<p>It doesn’t require health …

Coffee

All Your Worst Fears About Google Glass Are Coming True, and It's All Your Fault

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>It only took about six weeks for developers to take all of the theoretically creepy things the …

Facebookers, beware: That silly update can cost you a job

Study shows that companies have rejected 1 in 10 people between ages 16 and 34 because of something the person shared on social media.<p>Little did Ashley Payne know that the festive photo of her holding both a pint of beer and a glass of red wine would lead to her losing her high school teaching …

Server Sales Are Down As Cloud Apps Abound At The Expense Of IBM, Enterprise Giants

Gartner Research reports worldwide server sales are down 5 percent for the first quarter of the year, with IBM, HP and other members of the top five taking the biggest hit. Server shipments declined 0.7 percent.<p>But the drop in server sales is not at all surprising. Cloud apps are popping up by the …

The FDA launches first inquiry into medical iPhone app

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week launched its first investigation into an unregulated mobile medical app.<p>Medical diagnosis on-the-go offers a new opportunity for health entrepreneurs. But the FDA believes that patient safety is potentially at risk with some — but not all — of these …

3D model gets you up close with the Xbox One

Zoom in and out on any part of the Xbox One with this rotatable 3D model from Microsoft.<p>Chances are it'll be quite a few months before most of us …

3D Modeling

Baidu Updates Maps for Users to Chat and Share Real-Time Location

Chinese search giant Baidu has announced a new version of its maps service today that will allow users to chat and share their real-time location.<p>Version 5.1 of Baidu maps will be available either next Tuesday or Wednesday for Android, while the iOS version will depend on the Apple app store’s …

Report: Apple picks Pegatron to build low-cost iPhone, not longtime partner Foxconn

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>The <i>Wall Street Journal</i> is reporting that Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn, which has been Apple’s biggest and most important …

LOL: Legal Analysis of the Ending of 'The Dark Knight Rises' – /Film

Almost a year has passed since <b>Christopher Nolan</b> released <b>The Dark Knight Rises</b> and, by this time, we’ve all come to peace with it. Since that time it …

Star Wars Bits: Damon Lindelof, Storyboards, J.W. Rinzler, Angry Birds, Daniel Radcliffe, John Noble – /Film

It should come as a surprise to no one that <b>Damon Lindelof</b> adored <b>George Lucas</b> from a young age, but now he also has the photo to prove it. Also after …