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Amazon CTO Werner Vogels on how cloud computing is changing.
After aircraft were targeted with high-power laser pointers in 2008, Australia banned them. But the prohibition seems to have had an entirely different effect.
A prototype device shows that measuring electrical resistance of tissues within the wrist could reliably identify someone.
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Censorship has forced Chinese activists to use increasingly obscure language on social media, isolating themselves from those they hope to reach.
New technology could be twice as efficient at converting sunlight to electricity.
The Fire Phone’s Firefly feature could make visual search easier, better, and more popular.