The decision should reduce uncertainty in the field of molecular diagnostics.
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As commercial uses of drones emerge, startups create software that could help the devices take flight.
Shapeways looks to software to bring down production costs and time to market in its 3-D printing factory in New York City.
Engineers seek a cheaper biodegradable polymer.
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Google will help people who build Android apps follow their users around without draining too much battery life.