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Will It Blend? Maybe. BlackBerry’s secret comeback weapon

The Desktop PIM buddy: A 1990s idea finally done right?
Andrew Orlowski, 26 Aug 12:26
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Bright lights, affordable motor: Ford puts LED headlights onto Mondeo

Vulture at the Wheel Squint and you can see the future
Simon Rockman, 25 Aug 9:42
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Hack skirmish grounded Sony exec's flight after FAKE bomb scare

XBox and Battle.net networks also targeted by DDoSers
Darren Pauli, 25 Aug 5:2
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Not really very live at all from London - It's the Vulture News videocast

Vid Welcome to the debut of digital avatar anchorbeing Regina Eggbert
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I’ve never paid for it in my life... we are talking Wi-Fi, right?

Something for the Weekend, Sir? Let’s have us a public congress, darlin’
Alistair Dabbs, 23 Aug 10:15
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Best shot: Coffee - how do you brew?

Review Different ways to get that essential lifegiving goodness
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Galileo, Galileo! Galileo, Galileo! Galileo fit to go. Magnifico

I'm just a poor boy, nobody loves me. But at least I can find my way with ESA GPS by 2017
Iain Thomson, 22 Aug 22:23
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Pedals and wheel in that Google robo-car or it's off the road – Cali DMV

And insists on $5 million insurance per motor against accidents
Iain Thomson, 22 Aug 19:59
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Obama's healthcare.gov savior says: 'No suits please, we're techies'

Mikey Dickerson plans change in move from Google to running government IT
Iain Thomson, 21 Aug 23:20
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Boffins build CYBORG-MOTHRA but not for evil: For search & rescue

Video This tiny bio-bot will chew through your clothes then save your life
Iain Thomson, 20 Aug 20:11
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'Leccy racer whacks petrols in Oz race

ELMOFO rakes in two wins in sanctioned race
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Ballmer leaves Microsoft board to spend more time with his b-balls

From Clippy to Clippers: Hi, I see you're running an NBA team now ...
Chris Williams, 19 Aug 19:16
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Vulture 2 takes a battering in 100km/h test run

Vid Still in one piece, but we're going to need MORE POWER
Lester Haines, 19 Aug 9:32
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Cops baffled by riddle of CHICKEN who crossed ROAD

'Officers were unable to determine Chicken's intent'
Jasper Hamill, 19 Aug 6:1
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Things are looking up in Flappy Bird sequel

'Swing Copters' offers the same gameplay but in a different direction
Simon Sharwood, 19 Aug 5:31
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TRIANGULAR orbits will help Rosetta to get up close with Comet 67P

Probe will be just 10km from Space Duck in October
Simon Sharwood, 19 Aug 3:15
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Top Gun display for your CAR: Heads-up fighter pilot tech

Sadly Navdy kit doesn't include Sidewinder missile to blast traffic
Simon Rockman, 16 Aug 10:1
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Why your mum was WRONG about whiffy tattooed people

They're a future source of RENEWABLE ENERGY
Jasper Hamill, 15 Aug 6:2
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Know what Ferguson city needs right now? It's not Anonymous doxing random people

U-turn on vow to identify killer cop after fingering wrong bloke
Iain Thomson, 15 Aug 2:1
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What does a flashmob of 1,024 robots look like? Just like this

Vid Sorry, Harvard, did you say kilobots or KILLER BOTS?
Iain Thomson, 14 Aug 20:49
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Intel launches Internet of Stuff Parkinson's research project

Joint research with Michael J Fox Foundation
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Snowden on NSA's MonsterMind TERROR: It may trigger cyberwar

Plus: Syria's internet going down? That was a US cock-up
Iain Thomson, 13 Aug 20:53
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Amazon takes swipe at PayPal, Square with card reader for mobes

Etailer plans to undercut rivals with low transaction fee offer
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Blighty in SPAAAACE: Brit-built satellite films the Earth

Video Fully British bird snaps sweeping vista of our spinning blue marble
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Chinese Bitcoin farms: From scuzzy to sci-fi

Roaring fans to liquid baths, China's cryptocurrency rigs are serious business
Darren Pauli, 12 Aug 7:2
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Stephen Hawking biopic: Big on romance, not so much with the science?

Video Trailer suggests movie goes easy on the physics
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Microsoft fixes all those shaky GoPro vids nobody wants to watch

VID Redmond owes us this 'Hyperlapse' tech after inflicting PowerPoint on the world
Simon Sharwood, 11 Aug 7:30
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ANU boffins demo 'tractor beam' in water

Video The current state of the art, apparently
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World's only flyable WWII Lancaster bombers meet in Lincs

RAF and Canadian aircraft meet for Two Lancs tour after epic ferry flight
Gareth Corfield, 8 Aug 13:58
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'Up to two BEEELLION' mobes easily hacked by evil base stations

Black Hat 2014 videos Android, BlackBerry, and Apple fall to OMA-DM flaw – claim
Iain Thomson, 8 Aug 7:2
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Android banking apps vulnerable to cash theft by CAS hole hackers

Toolkit Apache Cordova suffers cross-application scripting bug, IBM discovers
John Leyden, 6 Aug 18:56
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BAD VIBES: High-speed video camera records your voice from trash

Vid Run a camera fast enough and its images can capture sound from the way nearby objects vibrate, according to boffins from MIT, Adobe and Microsoft. The experiments, announced by MIT, worked so well that they claimed to have recovered sound from the leaves of plants, and the vibration of a crisp packet. The latter, as the …