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DARPA's Atlas robot will be taught to save you if the sky falls

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DARPA and Boston Dynamics seem bent on engineering the robot revolution, and it's while wearing a suspicious smile that they introduce us to Atlas, their latest humanoid creation. Inorganically evolved from Petman and an intermediate prototype, Atlas will compete in… Go To Full Article

ASUS GRYPHON Z87 mATX Intel Motherboard Review

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It’s new Intel CPU time, and with the switch to the LGA1150 socket comes a slew of new motherboards. Today we have an interesting item: the ASUS Z87 GRYPHON mATX motherboard. What makes the GRYPHON interesting is that it’s the… Go To Full Article

Microsoft details new WP8 update

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The general gist? A minor update somewhere this year, but the real update won't come until 2014. In the meantime, we'll have to... "Resuming..." ...settle for CardDAV/CalDAV support, some additional HTML5 support, and fixes for Xbox Music metadata. We were… Go To Full Article

Nokia can't rely on megapixels alone

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Nokia's new phone, the Lumia 1020, is grabbing headlines for a 41 megapixel camera. But the company still has serious hurdles to jump if it has any chance of reclaiming its former glory. Technically impressive and pretty… Go To Full Article

The OPPO Find 5 - Nexus but not from Google

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I was in the running for a new Android phone, and I was quite dead set on getting a Nexus 4 - however, there was another phone in the running: the OPPO Find 5, a smrtphone with lots of positive… Go To Full Article

EK-HD Tubes And Adapters Released

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EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manucturer, is thrilled to introduce the new EK-HD Tube and EK-HD Adapter series products. Go To Full Article

How the Modern Interface is Improved in Windows 8.1

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Microsoft is restoring the Start button and adding a boot-to-desktop option in Windows 8.1, but they aren’t giving up on the Modern interface. The Modern interface has been dramatically updated, and it no longer feels quite as half-baked. Go To Full Article

Iiyama Intros Blistering Fast 27-inch Full-HD Monitor

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Japanese display maker Iiyama announced a blistering fast 27-inch monitor, the ProLite G2773HS-2. It may offer bland 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution, but makes up for it with 1 ms (GTG) response time, and a maximum refresh rate of 144… Go To Full Article

Apple and Google patching things up

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It would appear that Apple and Google, which have been involved in a patent "thermo-nuclear war", are starting to get friendly again. The relationship soured when Google became involved in the smartphone business with its Android operating… Go To Full Article

Kremlin brings back typewriters to bolster security

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Four decades ago the Soviets and Americans were still locking horns in the space race, along with the nuclear arms race and the peace race. In the early seventies both superpowers launched their first space stations, in the form of… Go To Full Article

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