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As Microsoft’s Q3 awaits, it’s all Satya, all the time
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CEO Satya Nadella, on the job since February, is suddenly everywhere, taking on the role of brainy technology visionary once held by Bill Gates as he seeks to steer Microsoft in a different direction.

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Recon's deal with the 'other' Motorola could see a rugged Glass rival
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Head-mounted computing specialists Recon Instruments is building quite a team to take on Google Glass. Last year, Intel offered both cash and its manufacturing and technology expertise, and now the “other” Motorola has followed suit. Motorola…

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Lytro’s new Snapdragon-powered “light field” camera coming in July
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We last looked at Lytro’s funny little tube camera a couple of years ago when we sat down with one of the devices during a crowded PR event at 2012’s CES. The camera’s light field capture technology uses a high-megapixel CMOS sensor to record a large amount of “extra” data points over a standard camera CMOS […]

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How BentProp and undersea robots found long-lost WWII bombers
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Dozens of families of Americans missing in action since World War II have long wondered what happened to their loved ones. Now cutting-edge oceanographic technology is helping find answers.

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Exclusive: Nike fires majority of FuelBand team, will stop making wearable hardware
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The sportswear company has decided that only software has a future in Nike’s technology vision. That means cutting the FuelBand, including a slimmer version planned for the fall.

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German Media Mogul Rips Google in Open Letter
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The chief executive of one of Germany’s biggest media companies penned an open letter criticizing Google, saying that his company is afraid of Google and its ever-swelling power. The letter, written by Mathias Dopfner, the chief executive of media giant Axel Springer, opines that Google’s technology platforms spread more quickly and more efficiently than anything […]

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How Greed Almost Sabotaged the Smartphone Kill Switch
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The wireless industry’s new pledge to include anti-theft technology in smartphones may be a step in the right direction, but it should have happened years ago. Here’s what’s been holding it back.

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KILLER ROBOTS, DNA TAMPERING and PEEPING CYBORGS: the future looks bright!
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Americans optimistic about technology despite being afraid of EVERYTHING Coming advances in technology have a majority of Americans optimistic about the future, yet nervous about looming technologies, a survey has found.…

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Samsung's S5 Costs $50 More Than An iPhone 5S To Manufacture
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Samsung’s latest flagship S5 device costs the company $256 to manufacture according to analyst IHS Technology, making it a whole lot more expensive than than rival devices and more importantly Apple’s latest iPhone 5s.   According to a ZDNet report, the 32GB variant of the iPhone 5s costs Apple $207 to build, making the device […]

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