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Ketamine touted as depression cure

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Johnson & Johnson is apparently on the verge of a major breakthrough in psychiatry, with an unusual twist. It believes it could use ketamine, a popular street drug, to treat depression. Before he joined the company, Johnson… Go To Full Article

EVGA GTX 780 Superclocked w/ ACX Cooler 3 GB @ techPowerUp

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EVGA has engineered a new cooler for their GeForce GTX 780, called ACX - Active Cooling Xtreme. In our testing this dual-fan design delivers great temperatures and noise levels that match the quiet NVIDIA reference design. The GTX 780 SC… Go To Full Article

Intel: Haswell will boost laptop battery life by 50 percent

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When Intel launched Haswell, it promised a generational leap in battery life, and now the chip giant's talking numbers to back that up. Architecture Group VP Rani Borkar said that laptops packing the chipset should get 50 percent more battery… Go To Full Article

Verizon Cloud spreads to iOS devices, Droid DNA and Galaxy S 4

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When Verizon Cloud launched last month, it would only back up a few Android devices -- not quite the cross-platform utopia that the carrier had in mind. Today's launch of the Verizon Cloud iOS app should get the company (and… Go To Full Article

German VIP planes to get infrared countermeasures

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US defence contractor Northrop Grumman has landed a rather interesting contract to equip a couple of civilian Airbus A319CJ aircraft with a top of the line infrared countermeasures system. The $26 million contract should be finalised by… Go To Full Article

Aussie coppers fear 3D gun explosion

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While the US is scratching its head about what to do about 3D printed guns finding their way into the hands of criminals and right-wing nutjobs, the Australian cops want them banned. According to Gizmodo, the New… Go To Full Article

Android malware forwards SMS to crooks

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The latest malware designed for Android forwards a copy of your SMS to Russian criminals. While there are some cases where we can think it would be useful for a Russian criminal to know that you are… Go To Full Article

Apple's ebook case looks doomed

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It is starting to look like Apple's defence of its anti-trust antics in the ebook trade is doomed even before it starts. In what Reuters calls a rare move, a federal judge expressed a tentative view that… Go To Full Article

Sears turns old stores into datacentres

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Sears has decided that one of the best things to do with all those stores it had to close after the US ran out of money was to convert them into data centres. According to Datacentre Knowledge,… Go To Full Article

Microsoft gets hacked off about start buttons

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It would appear that Microsoft's failed attempt to get rid of the start button from Windows 8 have got its designers a little grumpy. One of the reasons cited for the failure of Windows 8 to take… Go To Full Article

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