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Researchers discover boron 'buckyball'

The discovery of buckyballs -- soccer-ball-shaped molecules of carbon -- helped usher in the nanotechnology era.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Brown University, Chemistry, Science, High Performance Computing

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Daily Times

Link-up between Yemenis, Syrians of - extreme concern': US : July 14, 2014,

WASHINGTON: US Attorney General Eric Holder said on Sunday that intelligence suggesting bombmakers from Yemen have teamed up in Syria is "more frightening than anything" he had seen before.

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KOAT-TV

Super Computer

THE LOS ALAMOS AND SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES ARE PARTNERING UP TO CREATE ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST ADVANCED COMPUTERS.

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Related Topix: New Mexico, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing

USA Today

Inexpensive Alzheimer's tests offer promise

Several detection tools under development offer the promise of out Alzheimer's easily and inexpensively in a doctor's office.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health

Lexington Herald-Leader

Va. program targets computer science education

Computer science makes up most of the "T" for technology in STEM education and has become a more desired skill in jobs across dozens of industries with higher starting salaries.

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Related Topix: Hanover County, VA, Henrico County, VA, Education Etc.

AME Info

Nakheel cements Dhs1.2bn construction contract for Nakheel Mall on Palm Jumeirah

Under the supervision of the Water Supply Manager, the Water Supply Coordinator is in charge of supervising and monitoring the delivery of potable water in Zaatari camp, providing regular reports.

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Free Republic

IBM's $3bn bet on next-gen computers: Carbon nanotubes, neuro chips

IBM boffins have been given a tidy $3bn cash pile to solve a problem that lurks not too far in our future.

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Related Topix: IBM, CPU, Science / Technology, Startups, Intel

Sat Jul 12, 2014

TechCrunch

Humans And Computers Will Come Together For Middle Work

Editor's note: David Greenbaum is CEO and co-founder of Boost Media . Previously, David worked in venture capital and at Goldman Sachs, and was director of strategy and M&A at Interval Leisure Group.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Science, Computer Science, Marketing

ABS-CBN News

Yahoo buys video streaming startup RayV

Yahoo announced Friday it has bought an Israel-based startup specializing in streaming high-quality video to computers and mobile devices.

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Related Topix: Startups, Yahoo!, Pop/Rock, Dave Matthews

Wall Street Journal

D-Wave Wins More Funding For Quantum Computing Push

Wave Systems, which has been developing a radically different kind of computer since 1999, has installed a grand total of two systems outside its premises.

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Cohen Group, Consulting, Amazon, Jeff Bezos

Bellingham Herald

Indiana Guard unit shows off high-tech devices

Senior Airman Joseph Bowlin of the Indiana National Guard's 181st Intelligence Wing knows all about communication and says that in military uses, communication equipment can help target enemy sites.

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Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, Cellphones, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, Vigo County, IN

PC World

Hardware hackathon hopes for new ideas on 3D printers, robots

A global hardware hackathon is asking entrants to "Build the Future," without placing restraints on what that means apart from a short list of qualifying rules.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Printers

Fri Jul 11, 2014

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

China targets Apple for location-tracking apps

The CCTV report goes on to mention that those iPhone features can potentially put China's state secrets at risk.

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Related Topix: iPhone

CIO

The Gameover Trojan program is back, with some modifications

Cybercriminals are trying to create a new botnet based on what is likely a modification of Gameover Zeus, a sophisticated Trojan program whose command-and-control infrastructure was taken over by law enforcement agencies at the beginning of June.

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Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

West Australian

Demand for personal computers still erratic, outlook unstable

Improved demand for personal computers after years of declines may not last as emerging markets remain weak and recent corporate upgrades in the United States and Europe may prove fleeting.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Microsoft Windows, Science / Technology, Intel, Western Digital Corporation, Computers

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Thrift stores sell damaged items to recyclers

But as the executive director of the St. Joseph County Council of the St. Vincent de Paul Society, she now knows there is a use for clothing that thrift stores can't resell.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, TV, Electronics

Canada Online Explorer

iPhone a danger to China's national security: state media

Chinese state media on Friday branded Apple Inc's iPhone a threat to national security because of the smartphone's ability to track and time-stamp user locations.

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups

InfoWorld

Source code for tiny 'Tinba' banking malware leaked

The source code for an impressively small but capable malware program that targets online bank accounts has been leaked, according to CSIS Security Group of Denmark.

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KLKN

Indicted Russian's family say he's innocent

Family members of a Russian man charged with hacking in the United States insist he is innocent and fear he will die in custody if he doesn't have his medication.

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Related Topix: US Secret Service, US News

CIO

Google gets a helping hand from Microsoft, IBM, Red Hat

IBM, Microsoft, Red Hat and other IT vendors are lending a hand to Google to help build software that enterprises could use to manage their computerized workloads in the cloud.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

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