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Intel shelves cutting-edge Arizona chip factory | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Intel Corp, hit by slumping personal computer sales, has put off opening a major chip factory that President Barack Obama once held up as an example of U.S. manufacturing potential.<p>The Intel logo is advertised on the side of a computer box at an electronic store in …

CES 2014: Could a palm scanner make transactions safer?

A device called the Pulse Wallet could create a new and secure way to confirm financial transactions.<p>The technology, which is currently in use in cash machines in Brazil and Japan, uses an infrared camera to scan the vein pattern in a person's hand.<p>While signatures can be forged and pin codes …

CES

Google's price-comparison tool for airline tickets to launch in March - with Ryanair's help - Pocket-lint

Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary is working with Google on a new tool that will streamline the way consumers search for and buy airline …

Ryanair

An escaped ostrich caused chaos in the town of Tunbridge Wells when it raced alongside traffic on a busy road at nearly 40mph. More here: http://fw.to/GJt1aJG Photo: Courier.co.uk

meMINI Wearable Camera Lets You Capture Those Precious Moments (video)

meMINI based in Auckland New Zealand has created a unique camera which is being designed to allow you to capture precious moments whilst going about …

Amazon.com workers reject unionization in Delaware vote | Reuters

SEATTLE (Reuters) - A small group of Amazon.com Inc technicians at a distribution center in Delaware voted on Wednesday not to join a union, marking a victory for the U.S. online retailer which is strongly opposed to any kind of third-party representation for its employees.<p>A box from Amazon.com is …

Should restaurants, whether fine or low-end, ban children?

The kiddie-banners say that all parents should hire a babysitter and go out without the kids. But guess what? Sometimes parents want to go out with their offspring and enjoy a meal, too<p>It’s always refreshing to see another story about a restaurant that is thinking about banning children – if …

Mac Pro Hackintosh Made Using A Bathroom Trash Can

German modder Dschijn over on the Tonymacx86 forums posted this cool Apple Mac Pro Hackintosh which was created using a bathroom trash can bought …

MacBook Pro

FTC says Apple's gotta pay for your kids' in-app purchases

In my day, when a kid spent his parents' money when he wasn't supposed to, a form of indentured servitude ensued to pay off the debt. These days, courtrooms and federal agencies are the parentally-preferred sources of remuneration. Today, Apple settled up with the FTC over a complaint filed by the …

Be Prepared For Stocks To Crash 40%-55%

I own stocks, so I'm certainly enjoying it.<p>I hope stocks continue to charge higher, but I can't find much data to suggest that they will. I only have a vague hope that the Fed will continue to pump air into the balloon and corporations will continue to find ways to cut more costs and grow their …

Check Out These 11 Awesome Hidden Features Of Google

For example, did you know you could make your Google Translator beatbox in German? How about give you an easier way to track packages?<p>These totally cool hidden features of Google just make us love it more.

ANALYST: For The Next Market Cycle, It's Time To Do The Exact Opposite

Her basic argument: ever since the tech bubble, the leaders have been credit-reliant companies, and consumer-oriented companies whose business models are predicated on cheap credit.<p>In the next leg, the winners will be companies with strong balance sheets (like tech) who don't need low interest …

Investing

Wearable tech: It’s not a device, it’s a system

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>You’d be hard pressed to find a tech company who hasn’t jumped into the wearable tech space. Some make a big splash with game …

Ask Engadget: best home backup system?

We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from Stevie, who wants to get into the archival game. If you're looking to ask one of your own, drop us a line at <b>ask [at] engadget [dawt] …

Google's Timothy Jordan: Glass is a complete break from the past

Many wonder whether Google Glass has legs as a technology. Will we still be using it (and talking about it) years from now? If you ask Google's Senior Developer Advocate Timothy Jordan, absolutely. Speaking at Expand in New York, he described the wearable eyepiece as a fundamental shift in user …