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58 min ago | KMIZ
Tablet sales are "crashing," says Best Buy's CEO! IPad sales are sinking fast! Is this the beginning of the end for the tablet? Easy, there, tiger.
58 min ago | KMIZ
"For someone less gourmet, it tastes like a souped-up root beer float," said a spokeswoman for Dominique Ansel Bakery.
1 hr ago | Bellingham Herald
"It is irresponsible for the Canadian side to make groundless accusations against China when there is no credible evidence," Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang said.
2 hrs ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore
NASA has chosen a University of Maryland proposal for a new instrument to observe changes in global vegetation from the International Space Station.
5 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
The Beijing LGBT Center, which campaigns for gay rights, said it was the first court case involving so-called conversion therapy in China.
Red Hat has developed a version of the Linux operating system that can be used to test chips and associated hardware based on the ARMv8-A 64-bit architecture for servers with the aim of standardizing that market.
The S&P 500 was near flat on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve gave a rosier assessment of the U.S. economy while reaffirming that it is in no hurry to raise interest rates.
Univ. of Washington bioengineers have discovered a potentially faster way to deliver a topical drug that protects women from contracting HIV.
You will no longer be prompted with a wrapped-present icon to send your friends a Starbucks or Target gift card on their birthdays -- Facebook's Gifts service is set to be discontinued.
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more An SSL/TLS handshake requires at least 10 times more processing power on a server than on the client.
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.
Google is working with open-source development organization Linaro to develop a special edition of Android for the Project Ara customizable smartphone.
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.
Apple unveiled upgraded Macbook Pro laptop computers that will boast faster processors and twice the memory for entry-level models.
Corning Inc. has donated $1.8 million in high-tech components for a telescope a private group wants to launch into space.
The not-for-profit BoldlyGo Institute wants to put its ASTRO-1 telescope in orbit by the mid-2020s.
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.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:15 am
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