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Monthly Archives: May 2014

Google marks the 104th anniversary Monday of the British chemist Dorothy Hodgkin, who pioneered the use of X-rays to determine the structure of biological molecules. By Eoin O'Carroll, Staff Share on stumbleuponShare on email In her acceptance speech...

Apple, which is paying $3 billion for the company founded by Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, has been one of the few holdouts as other Silicon Valley giants flock to Silicon...

  As many as 10 movements can be detected by the prosthetic arm, which is the same weight and shape as a natural human arm. Source: DARPA A prosthetic arm made by a company founded by...

For all the hand-wringing and mudslinging over whether the technology sector is in some kind of bubble, the executives running companies in the space still have businesses to run. And that’s just what Frank...

Is there an industry more impacted by tech than media? We think no, and that's why on May 19, Day 1 of Internet Week New York, we will deep-dive into the effects new technologies...

NEW YORK -- A+E Networks executives stressed their commitment to original content -- they spend more than $1 billion a year on programming -- at the company's annual star-packed upfront presentation in New York...

If you follow CNBC and other media outlets, they are reporting a looming deal indicating Apple might buy Beats by Dre for a good reason and great dollars, 3.2 billion is the number being reported.  What...

My heart sinks when I see uncritical thinking in commentaries from Internet safety advocates about the media young people love – thinking that defaults (and contributes to a society-level default) to fear that new...

Summary:  Complex networks researchers have developed a tool that helps anyone determine whether a Twitter account is operated by a human or an automated software application known as a social bot. Using predictive features that...

Photographer: Mick Ryan/Getty Images Nine of the top 10 fastest-growing public tech companies from emerging markets are in China. Chengdu Unionfriend? Inovisi Infracom? Even for global techies, these companies may not ring a bell. Yet they're among the...

There are lots of security tools promising users a higher level of privacy in the wake of the NSA revelations, but Chadder is not likely to rise to the top of the heap. Critics...

The Silicon Valley company is developing new technology for server-based flash   IDG News Service (San Francisco Bureau) — EMC has agreed to acquire DSSD, a Silicon Valley startup developing technology for pooling server-based flash for...