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Wahoo's Balance Smartphone Scale ships today for $99

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Remember that Bluetooth-enabled smart scale from Wahoo? The one with the companion iOS app to keep you motivated? It was meant to ship in the first week of December, but that timeframe turned out to be as accurate as weighing… Go To Full Article

Chump to champ; 2012 Nissan GT Academy winner to race in Dubai 24 Hour

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29-year-old Steve Doherty was the 2012 North American winner of the Nissan GT Academy. Doherty was formerly an unemployed mechanic hailing from the U.S. Illinois town of Plainfield. Go To Full Article

Intel moves to boost its position in mobile chip market

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Intel is attempting to bolster its flagging position in the mobile chips market. The company will now be offering 22nm SoCs, coupled with its 3D tri gate transistors and 22nm fabrication process. Announced earlier this week at… Go To Full Article

Google Maps and NASA invite you to peer into the Black Marble

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If you've had your fill of that Black Marble animation from last week, how's about a more interactive jaunt around the globe? Google has now joined hands with NASA and NOAA to use stunning imagery of an illuminated, cloud-free Earth… Go To Full Article

Snooper's Charter blasted by MPs, Nick Clegg

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Plans to introduce a "Snooper's Charter" have received a wave of criticism, with MPs, public bodies and even the deputy Prime Minister attacking the Draft Communications Data Bill. A Joint Select Committee rejected initial plans to… Go To Full Article

Russian chip companies on the up

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Russian semiconductor company Angstrem, which is based in Zelenograd near Moscow, has announced that it is to offer 90nm foundry services. The company has apparently licensed 90nm process technology from IBM and wants to build a 110-130nm… Go To Full Article

McAfee wants to come to the UK

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Security software icon John McAfee says he wants to live in Britain, where he was born, and that there is "no hope" for his life if he returns to Belize. McAfee is being held in an immigration… Go To Full Article

Intel: 450mm, EUV to kill off rival chip companies

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Fashion bag maker Paul Otellini has been telling the world and its dog that the coming transition to 450mm wafers will kill off half of the current numbers of semiconductor companies. Of course, that will not mean… Go To Full Article

Content industry tries to shut down British political party

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Music industry group the BPI believes it has the power to shut down a political party in the UK. According to TorrentFreak, the BPI is planning to sue the UK Pirate Party into a coma after it… Go To Full Article

Online democracy a fail; Facebook ends the user vote

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Facebook's final user vote has come to a close at long last, putting an end to the social network's extremely unsuccessful attempt at an online form of democracy. Go To Full Article

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