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I really, really, really, really like you

Oct 1, 2015
The internet giveth, and the internet taketh away.
Posted In: app, ratings, Tinder

The science and economics behind 'The Martian'

Sep 30, 2015
The humble origin of a big Hollywood production.
Posted In: mars, e-readers, Amazon
Nexus 5X family

Can Google's Nexus phones go mainstream?

Sep 29, 2015
Buried in the Project Fi fine print: installment pricing. Will it be enough?
Posted In: nexus, Google Android, apple tv, Chromecast

Finding art in NSA Powerpoints

Sep 29, 2015
Artist Simon Denny draws inspiration from the tech world for his art.
Posted In: art, Tech, Edward Snowden, Simon Denny
Participants compete during the ethical hacking contest Insomni'hack on March 21, 2014 in Geneva.

Being a competitive coding jock has its perks

Sep 28, 2015
Opportunities include job offers from Silicon Valley companies.
Posted In: coding, competitiveness, Sports, technology, Wall Street, Silicon Valley

A story of dirty emissions … and copyright law

Sep 28, 2015
Digital Millennium Copyright Act can protect automakers from scrutiny.
Posted In: Volkswagen, emissions cap, auto industry
An open hood reveals the motor of a Volkswagen e-Golf electric car.

The many computers under the hood

Sep 25, 2015
As the VW emissions scandal illustrates, modern cars rely heavily on software.
Posted In: cars, Volkswagen, computers
There's a no-drone zone around the Pope's destinations during his visit to the U.S.

The Pope, drones and a few regulations

Sep 24, 2015
The pope's visit inadvertently calls attention to drone regulations.
Posted In: drones, FAA, pope
The White House says 5.5 million fingerprint records have been stolen from the Office of Personnel Management.

Stolen fingerprints put biometrics business at risk

Sep 24, 2015
Developers of new tech have an old problem: staying ahead of the bad guys.
Posted In: records, OPM, identity
We're increasingly relying on computers and robots, but we aren't reaching Terminator levels quite yet.

Is this the rise of the robots? Probably not

Sep 23, 2015
Pedro Domingos' book 'The Master Algorithm' explores technology and our future.
Posted In: algorithm, technology, virtual, future