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How a Laughing Fish Could Lead to Medical Breakthroughs

Michael Bell, the head of the New Devices Group at Intel, is trying to shake things up at the semiconductor behemoth. Surprisingly, he's doing that by encouraging the researchers to address public needs, even if they're silly.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:44:21 GMT
Windows 9 May Be Focus of Microsoft's Sept. 30 Event

Microsoft has announced an event taking place later this month that will likely be a public demonstration of the next version of Windows.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:09:32 GMT
Alibaba to Up IPO Price Range to $66-$68/Share

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba plans to raise the range for its initial public offering to $66 to $68 a share, from $60-$66, making it the largest IPO ever.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:46:38 GMT
Readers Remember More From Newspapers Than Online

If you were reading this story in print, you'd have a better chance of remembering it later, according to a study done at the University of Houston.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:12:04 GMT
Apple Offers to Help You Delete Free U2 Album

Are you one of the people who complained about that new U2 album Apple gave you last week without asking if you wanted it?

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:32:05 GMT
Google Unveils First Super-Cheap Android One Phone

While Apple is busy launching 18-karat-gold gadgets, Google is aiming at the opposite end of the market.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:48:36 GMT
Apple Watch Hook-Up App Leads to Close Encounters

Once again, cutting-edge technology is harnessed to help people hook up with each other.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:04:22 GMT
Apple: iPhone Pre-Orders Topped 4 Million in First Day

But even those pre-order customers may have to wait a while to get their phones in hand.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:48:52 GMT
From Sci-Fi to Driveway: Smart Cars Coming Soon

What might seem like sci-fi is rapidly moving closer to reality, with more manufacturers planning to put autonomous vehicles into production.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:13:23 GMT
No Cellphones! Walking Lane Separates Phone Addicts

In the Chinese city of Chongqing, pedestrians attached to their phones have a designated walking area.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:54:35 GMT