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Researchers say new development could give artificial skin a wider range of senses

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We've seen a number of efforts to build a better artificial skin, or "e-skin," over the years, and a team of researchers from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology now say they've made a breakthrough that could lead to some of… Go To Full Article

Genius Announces SlimStar T8020 Keyboard

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Genius today releases a next generation wireless keyboard and touchpad combination, SlimStar T8020, in North America. This multi-touch keyboard incorporates Windows 8 gestures to let users breeze through Microsoft's latest touch-based OS with intuitive swipes and pinches, even if users… Go To Full Article

Google+ update pulls +1'd posts into your friend's streams

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Google has finally added a feature to its social network that makes its +1 feature work more like That Other Social Network's "like" button. As shown above and detailed in a post by team member Shimrit Ben-Yair, starting today it… Go To Full Article

BlackBerry 10.1 arrives for Z10 on AT&T

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We doubt that many of AT&T's BlackBerry users want to buy a Q10 just to get BlackBerry 10.1, and today they won't have to: the upgrade is rolling out now to the network's Z10 owners. The OS update is similar… Go To Full Article

Fractal Design Define XL R2

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Another review of the Fractal Design Define XL R2 has popped up on the internet today. This time around it is the crew at APHNetworks doing the reviewing. The hydraulic bearing fans have a smooth running motor with no annoying… Go To Full Article

Dropbox Aims to Replace The Hard Drive

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"Aims to replace the hard drive altogether?" That's a pretty bold statement, don't you think? Aiming to replace the hard drive altogether, Dropbox is making moves to expand operating as just a simple cloud storage app to a fully-fledged platform… Go To Full Article

HTC One for Verizon caught stopping by FCC

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Sure, it might've taken a while for Verizon to admit that it would carry the HTC One, but now the phone is just about ready to light up its network. Uncle Sam's just played host to a variant of the… Go To Full Article

Tesla to join the Nasdaq 100 as Oracle departs for the NYSE

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As of Monday, July 15th, Tesla Motors will be included in the Nasdaq 100, a list of the largest non-financial stocks on Nasdaq's index. A spot in that elite group opened up when Oracle announced that it would be moving… Go To Full Article

The Google & Microsoft lifestyle: a match made in hell

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"A war between two of the major conglomerates will always have casualties, and unfortunately for us, this time we are the casualties. We aren't yet at a state where it is impossible to use Google services on Microsoft platforms, but… Go To Full Article

Outbound calls from desktop Gmail are back

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Today Google has brought back the ability to make phone calls from desktop Gmail, Google+ and via its Chrome extension, and also announced that calls to the US and Canada are free. The feature disappeared when Google introduced its new… Go To Full Article

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