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HP becomes a platinum member of the Linux Foundation

HP becomes a platinum member of the Linux Foundation

| November 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Snagging a foremost-class upgrade might empty out the matters treated of your wallet, but be elate you’re not trying to corrupt your way to the Linux Foundation’s chief table. With a strategic investment of $500,000, Hewlett Packard has precisely become a platinum member of the material substance, alongside companies like Intel, Qualcomm and Samsung. In [...]

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Robonaut 2, A Robotic Space Station Crew Member

Robonaut 2, A Robotic Space Station Crew Member

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Robonaut 2, a skilful, humanoid astronaut helper, will fly to the International Space Station in the ship space shuttle Discovery on the STS-133 mission. Although it will initially only participate in operational tests, upgrades could eventually grant the robot to realize its honest purpose — helping spacewalking astronauts with tasks used up the space station. [...]

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A woman’s intense interest in her partner shifts when grandchildren arrive

A woman’s intense interest in her partner shifts when grandchildren arrive

A new study suggests that a woman’s most intense relationship in her 20s is with a member of the opposite sex, but after the age of 45 this relationship shifts to a much younger female who is likely to be her daughter. The researchers suggest that wome…

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New board member says RIM turnaround to take years

New board member says RIM turnaround to take years

The newest board member of BlackBerry maker Research in Motion Ltd. said Thursday that a turnaround could take three to five years.

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Even positive stereotypes can hinder performance, researchers report

Even positive stereotypes can hinder performance, researchers report

Does hearing that you are a member of an elite group – of chess players, say, or scholars – enhance your performance on tasks related to your alleged area of expertise? Not necessarily, say researchers who tested how sweeping pronouncements about t…

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Life expectancy and healthy life years in the European Union, 2008-2010

Life expectancy and healthy life years in the European Union, 2008-2010

Swedish men had the highest healthy life years of European men in 2010, while Maltese women had the highest values for European women. “Healthy Life Years” indicates how long people can expect to live without disability. It has been computed annually f…

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Acta constitutes threat to civil liberties, says Euro MP David Martin

Acta constitutes threat to civil liberties, says Euro MP David Martin

A second Member of the European Parliament responsible for a report on the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement will recommend Acta be rejected

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Suspected Anonymous member charged with police hacks

Suspected Anonymous member charged with police hacks

A man linked to notorious hacker collective Anonymous was charged on Monday with cyber attacks on police websites in the US state of Utah.

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‘Anonymous’ member charged in Utah police hacking

‘Anonymous’ member charged in Utah police hacking

An Ohio man linked to the hacker collective Anonymous has been charged with hacking into the websites of the Utah Chiefs of Police Association and the Salt Lake City Police Department, then taking credit for the attacks on Twitter.

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Anonymous members speak out at SXSW

Anonymous members speak out at SXSW

| March 15, 2012

When it’s revealed that a prominent member of a clandestine movement has been giving information to the FBI for months, you’d think it would intimidate others in the group into backing off.

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