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Internet of things

This $500 Tablet Brings Words to Blind Users’ Fingertips

The first of its kind, the device will include a touch screen and 14-line Braille display.

Practical robots

Meet Kuri, Another Friendly Robot for Your Home

Mayfield Robotics set out to build an approachable robot on wheels for surveillance and entertainment. Will anyone buy it?

Genomic medicine

Merck’s Vaccine Won’t Be the End of Ebola

A vaccine against the deadly virus has passed a key testing milestone, but it’s not a long-term solution to stop it.

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Energy

How Bad Will Trump Be for Climate Policy?

While the new president will be damaging to international coöperation, the harm could be less than some fear.

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Enabling the Digital Revolution: SDN and Beyond

The promise of software-defined networking and solutions for its wider adoption were explored in depth at VMware’s inaugural future:net event.

View from the Marketplace

Big Data Game-Changer: Alibaba’s Double 11 Event Raises the Bar for Online Sales

The ever-expanding Double 11 Global Online Shopping Festival showcases Alibaba’s innovations in key technology areas such as big data, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, and virtual reality.

Computing

From the latest smartphones to advances in quantum computing, the hardware behind today's digital age is rapidly changing.

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