An old idea for treating cancer is yielding impressive results on cancer patients—and lots of attention from drug companies.
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Computer scientists, who have been monitoring the Bitcoin network since January 2013, cast doubt on MtGox's claim that its bitcoins were stolen by hackers.
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Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That's the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
Emu mines your conversations and smartphone sensors to add helpful details to messages.
Efforts to build robot hands and humanoids more cheaply could make them affordable enough for businesses and even homes.
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