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Get energy from the stars

Jun 4, 2010
Well, that would be nice, wouldn't it? Scientists at the wonderfully named National Ignition Facility are conducting an enormous laser fusion...
Posted In: energy, space

Could Microsoft be buying AOL?

Jun 4, 2010
At the D8 conference, AOL chairman Tim Armstrong said that the company, which is currently using Google for search on its sites, is looking for a...
Posted In: aol, Microsoft

Microsoft Patch Tuesday is coming. Have you done your shopping?

Jun 4, 2010
Me, I like to get back together with all my old friends from the Windows 7 launch parties I went to. Good times. Good. Times.On Tuesday, Microsoft...
Posted In: Microsoft, security

Is YouTube about to offer live streaming?

Jun 4, 2010
TechCrunch's Erick Schonfeld stumbled across a YouTube help page that offers buttons for things like "moderator" and "live stream". The online...
Posted In: Google, video, YouTube

Cyber Command

Jun 4, 2010
U.S. Cyber Command wants to "operate freely" to protect and defend computer resourcesOn Thursday, General Keith Alexander who heads the U.S. Cyber...
Posted In: government, security

China blocking Foursquare

Jun 4, 2010
China is blocking the mobile social media service Foursquare. People using/playing Foursquare use mobile devices to "check in" wherever they go and...
Posted In: China, foursquare

Google data collection mess gets messier

Jun 4, 2010
New charges in Oregon claim that Google intentionally collected data from unsecured wi-fi networks as it drove around taking pictures of everyone...
Posted In: Google

Water Powered Calculator

Jun 4, 2010
This calculator that runs on water is really so much more eco-friendly than the traditional gas-powered calculators we all grew up on. And don't...

Kill the umpires and replace them with machines?

Jun 4, 2010
After a botched call at a baseball game, we wonder why we still bother relying on ourselves instead of machines.

Wasn't following him before, probably gonna now

Jun 3, 2010
Gizmodo points out that the Prime Minister of Japan resigned and then headed straight to Twitter where he asked people to keep following him:...
Posted In: sadness, Twitter