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2 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News
Canada on Tuesday took the unusual step of singling out Chinese hackers for attacking a key computer network and lodged a protest with Beijing, raising tensions at a time when Ottawa wants to boost oil sales to China.
6 hrs ago | CIO
Google is working with open-source development organization Linaro to develop a special edition of Android for the Project Ara customizable smartphone.
10 hrs ago | Outlook
India's largest e-Commerce firm Flipkart today said it has raised USD 1 billion in fresh funding from a group of investors, the largest so far in the fiercely competitive online shopping segment in the country.
12 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
Apple unveiled upgraded Macbook Pro laptop computers that will boast faster processors and twice the memory for entry-level models.
13 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston
Corning Inc. has donated $1.8 million in high-tech components for a telescope a private group wants to launch into space.
13 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The not-for-profit BoldlyGo Institute wants to put its ASTRO-1 telescope in orbit by the mid-2020s.
14 hrs ago | RTE.ie
A Chinese regulator has said it was conducting an anti-monopoly investigation into Microsoft because the firm has not fully disclosed information about its Windows and Microsoft Office software.
17 hrs ago | Canada.com
But the Treasury Board says the NRC's computers have been isolated from the rest of the government's systems as a precaution.
18 hrs ago | Macworld
A configuration problem in Facebook's popular Instagram application for Apple devices could allow a hacker to hijack a person's account if they're both on the same public Wi-Fi network.
An unmanned Delta 4 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Monday with a pair of U.S. military satellites designed to keep watch on other countries' spacecraft.
"eBay will start a small test this fall in a couple of U.S. cities" for providing mechanics' services, Wenig said in an interview Monday at Bloomberg's headquarters in New York.
Attackers are exploiting a vulnerability in distributed search engine software Elasticsearch to install DDoS malware on Amazon and possibly other cloud servers.
Investors are so hungry for yield in the bond market that they're giving rich college grads money to help pay off their student loans.
The new aluminum die cast tooling improves quality, mechanical engineering and manufacturing efficiency among other things.
Every year, around 130,000 comic book fans and entertainment enthusiasts trek to San Diego's Comic-Con International, where thousands of booths and hundreds of panels are set up by industry outlets to cater to attendees.
HIV activists stage a silent protest on July 20 at the opening ceremony of the International Aids 2014 conference, which commenced with a memorial for six HIV activists who died on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.
In an age of "big data," a single computer cannot always find the solution a user wants.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 09:56 pm
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