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03-10-2008, 02:50:02

Cell Chip Coming To the PC Via a PCI Express Card

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Cell Chip Coming To the PC Via a PCI Express Cardarcticstoat writes with an excerpt from Custom PC: "After developing a brand new CPU architecture from the ground-up, you'd expect that Toshiba, Sony and IBM would have more uses for the Cell architecture than the PlayStation 3, a...
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03-10-2008, 00:50:02

No Space Porn (For Now)

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No Space Porn (For Now)With the entry to sub-orbital flight, and even orbital flight, becoming ever so slightly easier, the obvious thought of space porn kicks in. Who wouldn't want to see two or more people going at it like rabbits in a weightless environment (or at least tryin...
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02-10-2008, 22:50:03

How Kernel Hackers Boosted the Speed of Desktop Linux

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How Kernel Hackers Boosted the Speed of Desktop Linuxchromatic writes "Kernel hackers Arjan van de Ven and Auke Kok showed off Linux booting in five seconds at last month's Linux Plumbers Conference. Arjan and other hackers have already improved the Linux user experience by redu...
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02-10-2008, 20:50:02

Ultrasound Machine Ages Wine

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Ultrasound Machine Ages WineInventor Casey Jones says his creation uses ultrasound technology to recreate the effects of decades of aging by colliding alcohol molecules inside the bottle. Mr. Jones said, "This machine can take your run-of-the-mill £3.99 bottle of plonk and...
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02-10-2008, 18:50:22

Skype Messages Monitored In China

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Skype Messages Monitored In ChinaPickens writes "Human-rights activists have discovered a huge surveillance system in China that monitors and archives Internet text conversations sent by customers of Tom-Skype, a joint venture between a Chinese wireless operator and eBay. Resear...
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02-10-2008, 16:50:06

Cheaper Car Insurance For Gamers

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Cheaper Car Insurance For GamersI know your first reaction is that this story is gonna be an ad, but SpuriousLogic's story is actually about insurers considering giving a discount to elderly gamers. The question is, does gaming improve mental agility and make you a safer driver....
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02-10-2008, 14:50:06

Sysadmin Steals Almost 20,000 Pieces Of Computer Equipment

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Sysadmin Steals Almost 20,000 Pieces Of Computer Equipmentcoondoggie writes "Now this is some serious computer theft. We're talking 19,709 pieces of stolen computer equipment from the US Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, DC. The theft included everything from PCs and prin...
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02-10-2008, 12:50:02

Hackers Clone Elvis' Passport

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Hackers Clone Elvis' PassportBarence writes "Hackers have released source code that allows the 'backup' of RFID-protected passports, although the tool can potentially be used to create fake or cloned documents. The Hacker's Choice, a non-commercial group of computer security exp...
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02-10-2008, 10:50:03

Credit Card Security Standard Issued

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Credit Card Security Standard Issuedalphadogg writes "The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council, the organization that sets technical requirements for processing credit- and debit-cards, Wednesday issued revised security rules, while also indicating next year it will ...
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02-10-2008, 08:50:05

Man Uses Remote Logon To Help Find Laptop Thief

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Man Uses Remote Logon To Help Find Laptop ThiefAfter his computer was stolen, Jose Caceres used a remote access program to log on every day and watch it being used. The laptop was stolen on Sept. 4, when he left it on top of his car while carrying other things into his home. "It...
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02-10-2008, 06:50:02

Hikers May Have Found Fossett Items

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Hikers May Have Found Fossett ItemsAnonymous Coward writes "CNN is reporting 'A weathered sweat shirt, cash and a pilot license with Fossett's name were found Tuesday near Mammoth Lakes, police Chief Randy Schienle said.' The license did not have a photo. '"We're not certain tha...
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02-10-2008, 04:50:02

Spammers Targeting Microsoft's Revised CAPTCHA

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Spammers Targeting Microsoft's Revised CAPTCHAtoomuchtoomuchspam writes "According to Websense, Microsoft's CAPTCHA has been busted again. CAPTCHA was surely a logical move for different service providers to fight against spammers, it seems to be melting down. 'Realizing the pot...
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02-10-2008, 02:50:02

Toshiba Battery Charges In 10 Minutes

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Toshiba Battery Charges In 10 MinutesSlatterz writes "Toshiba has unveiled a battery prototype that offers a 90 percent charge capacity in just 10 minutes . The Super Charge Ion Battery (SCIB) is capable of handling 5,000 to 6,000 recharge cycles, compared to the typical 500 off...
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02-10-2008, 00:50:02

Vint Cerf Says It's Every Machine For Itself

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Vint Cerf Says It's Every Machine For ItselfHugh Pickens writes "The Guardian has an interesting story on Vint Cerf, the 'father of the internet', in which he says there's no silver bullet for scammers, spammers and criminals running zombie networks, and porn-to-porn file swappi...
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01-10-2008, 22:50:12

Otherland MMO Announced

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Otherland MMO AnnouncedEurogamer breaks news that German games publisher dpt Entertainment will be making an MMORPG based on Tad Williams' Otherland series of books. As anyone who has read the books will know, this could be an interesting new spin on virtual worlds. Quoting: "Fo...
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01-10-2008, 18:50:14

Virginia High Court Wrong About IP Addresses

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Virginia High Court Wrong About IP AddressesFrequent Slashdot contributor Bennett Haselton writes "The Virginia Supreme Court has ruled that the state's anti-spam law, which prohibits the sending of bulk e-mail using falsified or forged headers, violates the First Amendment beca...
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01-10-2008, 16:50:06

Blizzard Awarded 6m Damages From MMOGlider

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Blizzard Awarded 6m Damages From MMOGliderdw604 writes "The makers of MMOGlider have been found in breach of the World of Warcraft terms of service and are forced to pay Blizzard $6M in damages." There's a lot of sticky issues on this one. Mostly I'm amazed that MMOGlider had th...
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01-10-2008, 14:50:11

New Denial-of-Service Attack Is a Killer

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New Denial-of-Service Attack Is a Killerancientribe writes "Hacker RSnake blogs about a newly discovered and deadly denial-of-service attack that could well be the next big threat to the Internet as a whole. It goes after a broadband Internet connection and KOs machines on the o...
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01-10-2008, 12:50:04

Pandora Console Ready For Pre-Orders

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Pandora Console Ready For Pre-OrdersCroakyvoice writes "Finally, months after the official announcement, 3,000 lucky people can now pre-order Pandora, possibly the world's fastest handheld console. It boasts a processor capable of up to 900 MHZ, PowerVR 3D graphics, a large 800x...
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01-10-2008, 10:50:02

Removing CO2 From the Air Efficiently

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Removing CO2 From the Air EfficientlyCanadian scientists have created a device that efficiently removes CO2 from the atmosphere. "The proposed air capture system differs from existing carbon capture and storage technology ... while CCS involves installing equipment at, say, a co...
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01-10-2008, 06:50:02

New Type of Atomic Microscope On the Way

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New Type of Atomic Microscope On the WayIddo Genuth writes "Researchers at the Surface Science Laboratory at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid have created an ultrasmooth mirror that could be used to create a revolutionary new atomic microscope within the next several years. The ne...
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01-10-2008, 04:50:02

IOC Trademarks Part of Canadian National Anthem

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IOC Trademarks Part of Canadian National Anthemgravis777 sends us to BoingBoing for news that the International Olympic Committee has trademarked a line from the Canadian National Anthem and is threatening to sue anyone who uses it. The line in question is "with glowing hearts."...
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01-10-2008, 02:50:03

Stallman Says Cloud Computing Is a Trap

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Stallman Says Cloud Computing Is a Trapstevedcc writes in to tell us about an interview with RMS in The Guardian, in which he gives his views on cloud computing, with a particular focus on user access to data and the sacrifices made for convenience. "'It's stupidity. It's worse ...
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01-10-2008, 00:50:02

Towards a Wiki For Formally Verified Mathematics

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Towards a Wiki For Formally Verified MathematicsAn anonymous reader writes "Cameron Freer, an instructor in pure mathematics at MIT, is working on an intriguing project called vdash.org (video from O'Reilly Ignite Boston 4): a math wiki which only allows true theorems to be adde...
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Slashdot
30-09-2008, 22:50:15

"Back Door" Cheating Scandal Rocks Online Poker

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"Back Door" Cheating Scandal Rocks Online PokerAcidAUS sends us the story of an online poker cheating ring that netted an estimated $10M for its perpetrators over almost 4 years. The article spotlights the role of an Australian player who first performed the statistical analyses...
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30-09-2008, 20:50:03

Google Lively To Be an Online Gaming Platform

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Google Lively To Be an Online Gaming PlatformGamesIndustry.biz recently interviewed Kevin Hanna, creative director for Google Lively, about the virtual environment's beginnings and the plans for its future. Earlier this month, he announced that Lively would open to developers, a...
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30-09-2008, 18:50:03

Managing Personal Electronics and Software In the Workplace

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Managing Personal Electronics and Software In the Workplacedarien writes "Last night Symantec hosted a round-table discussion on the topic of consumer devices in the workplace. John Brigden, Symantec's senior VP for EMEA, pointed out that regardless of the policies businesses ma...
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30-09-2008, 16:50:07

MI6 Terror Photos, Data Accidentally Sold On Ebay

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MI6 Terror Photos, Data Accidentally Sold On EbayBarence writes "In what's turning out to be a bad week for security in the UK, confidential MI6 documents, fingerprints and photos relating to suspected Al-Qaeda terrorists have been found in the memory of the second-hand Nikon Co...
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30-09-2008, 14:50:04

The 23 Toughest Math Questions

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The 23 Toughest Math Questionscoondoggie sends in a Network World post that begins "It sounds like a math phobic's worst nightmare or perhaps Good Will Hunting for the ages. Those wacky folks at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency have put out a research request it cal...
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30-09-2008, 12:50:13

First Photos of the Reentry of the ATV "Jules Verne"

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First Photos of the Reentry of the ATV "Jules Verne"White Yeti writes with news of the reentry breakup of the ESA's Automated Transfer Vehicle. All went as planned and the ESA blog has preliminary photos. An international team of observers, in two aircraft south of Tahiti, saw a...
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30-09-2008, 10:50:05

Sending Excess Load To the Cloud?

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Sending Excess Load To the Cloud?TristanBrotherton writes "Cloud computing seems to be a good choice for startups like ours, looking to scale easily with users. (We're providing a series of Web services, assets, and Web applications to users of our mobile client.) There are the ...
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30-09-2008, 06:50:02

Strong Methane Emissions On the Siberian Shelf

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Strong Methane Emissions On the Siberian Shelfrrohbeck writes "The Independent reports brand new results of high concentrations of methane — 100x normal — above the sea surface over the Siberian continental shelf. A large number of methane plumes have been discovered...
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30-09-2008, 02:50:03

Another Way the LHC Could Self-Destruct

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Another Way the LHC Could Self-DestructKentuckyFC writes "Just when you thought it was safe to switch on the LHC (though it won't be for a while yet), another nightmare scenario has emerged that some critics worry could cause the particle accelerator to explode. The culprit this...
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30-09-2008, 00:50:03

Tsunami Invisibility Cloak

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Tsunami Invisibility CloakBuzzSkyline writes "New Scientist is reporting on a lab-scale experiment that may lead to a tsunami invisibility cloak, which could protect islands, open-ocean platforms and even coastlines from dangerous waves by effectively making them invisible to ts...
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29-09-2008, 22:50:19

Feds Unwrap $15M For Corporate Energy Reduction

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Feds Unwrap $15M For Corporate Energy ReductionAs hard as it is to imagine, coondoggie writes with news that the federal government just unveiled a new energy bill that will offer $15 million in assistance to retailers who help to build and adopt energy-efficient technologies. "...
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29-09-2008, 20:50:17

Nero Unveils LiquidTV, TiVo For Your Computer

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Nero Unveils LiquidTV, TiVo For Your Computerbigwophh writes to mention HotHardware is reporting that Nero has decided to try a new step forward for home theater PCs by bringing the TiVo service to your computer. The new LiquidTV / TiVo PC package includes a (USB-based) high def...
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29-09-2008, 18:50:04

Working Effectively with Legacy Code

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Working Effectively with Legacy CodeMerlin42 writes "I recently took a Test-Driven-Development (TDD) training course and the teacher recommended that I read "Working Effectively with Legacy Code" by Michael Feathers. First things first, a note about the title. Feathers defines "...
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29-09-2008, 16:50:10

New Gameboy DS to Include Camera, Music

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New Gameboy DS to Include Camera, MusicBobB-nw writes "Watch out Apple, here comes Nintendo. Nintendo plans to launch a new version of its popular DS portable gaming device with a camera and music player function, according to a report in the Sunday edition of The Nikkei Busines...
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29-09-2008, 14:50:07

Microsoft and Nokia Adopt OSS JQuery Framework

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Microsoft and Nokia Adopt OSS JQuery Frameworksoliptic writes "The jQuery blog today announced that 'Both Microsoft and Nokia are taking the major step of adopting jQuery as part of their official application development platform.' So the open-source javascript framework will be...
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29-09-2008, 12:50:12

OS X On the MSI Wind

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OS X On the MSI WindRuler of Planets writes "PlanetX64 has just published an article on loading OS X on an MSI Wind, effectively creating a machine that is smaller and lighter than a Macbook Air. The exercise was done solely for academic purposes and doing so voids all kinds of ...
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29-09-2008, 10:50:02

O3B Details Plan for Satellite-Based Bandwidth For Africa

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O3B Details Plan for Satellite-Based Bandwidth For Africaslash-sa writes "O3B Networks has been quietly preparing itself over the last 12 months for the moment last week when it announced that it was going to be offering cheap, low-latency satellite bandwidth that can cover any ...
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29-09-2008, 06:50:02

World's Oldest Rocks Found

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World's Oldest Rocks FoundSmivs writes "The BBC reports that Earth's most ancient rocks, with an age of 4.28 billion years, have been found on the shore of Hudson Bay, Canada. Writing in Science journal, a team reports finding that a sample of Nuvvuagittuq greenstone is 250 mill...
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29-09-2008, 04:50:02

Software Update Makes iTunes Accessible To Blind Users

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Software Update Makes iTunes Accessible To Blind Usersrickthewizkid writes "Recent updates to the iTunes software allow blind users to access the program without assistance. From the article: 'The new software — which transforms the written information on an iTunes-linked ...
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29-09-2008, 02:50:03

On Fourth Launch Attempt, SpaceX Falcon 1 Reaches Orbit

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On Fourth Launch Attempt, SpaceX Falcon 1 Reaches Orbitxp65 writes with the just-announced success of Elon Musk's SpaceX's long efforts to reach orbit with a privately-developed launching craft: "T+0:08:21 Falcon 1 reached orbital velocity, 5200 m/s Nominal Second stage cut off ...
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29-09-2008, 00:50:02

Be Part of the 2008 Presidential Youth Debate

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Be Part of the 2008 Presidential Youth DebateWe participated in this project back in 2004. This year it's hosted by Walden University, and the format is a little less cumbersome than it was four years ago. So go ahead, ask some questions you'd like to see McCain and Obama answer...
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28-09-2008, 22:50:20

FOSS Multicast Document Sharing?

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FOSS Multicast Document Sharing?Jawdy writes "I am currently leading a small game development project with artists and developers scattered all over the country. Getting together is somewhat difficult, but we try to do this every couple of months. We often share all kinds of doc...
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28-09-2008, 20:50:05

New Approach To Malware Modifies Linux Kernel

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New Approach To Malware Modifies Linux KernelHugh Pickens writes "Professor Avishai Wool has unveiled a program to watch for malware on servers with a modification to the Linux kernel. 'We modified the kernel in the system's operating system so that it monitors and tracks the be...
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28-09-2008, 18:50:08

Safe Stem Cells Produced From Adult Cells

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Safe Stem Cells Produced From Adult Cellshackingbear writes "Wired, citing a paper published in Science magazine, reports that Harvard scientists may have found a safer way of giving a flake of skin the biologically alchemical powers of embryonic stem cells by turning adult cell...
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28-09-2008, 16:50:05

Designing The Ultimate Netbook

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Designing The Ultimate NetbookHarden writes "TrustedReviews has an interesting take on what the 'Ultimate Netbook' ought to be. From the article: 'How to solve a problem like the netbook? To my mind, despite nearly every manufacturer taking a stab at the thing, none has yet quit...
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28-09-2008, 14:50:12

Princeton Researchers Say Feds Need Data Standard

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Princeton Researchers Say Feds Need Data Standarddcblogs writes "The federal government's data-sharing efforts are a mess, and if Barack Obama really wants a useful 'Google for government,' he would have to set the government's vast amount of data free by exposing it and ensurin...
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