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DARPA Seeks Optical Devices To Boost Communications
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
Direct On-chip Digital Optical Synthesizer program aims to shrink optical synthesizers for microchips that will enable advanced military operations such as detecting enemy chemical production sites.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 4/23/2014
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Samsung Attacks In Patent Case
Magnus Thordarson,
News
Samsung's case against Apple begins; patent infringement complaint against Apple centers on smartphone technology for image storage, video capture, compression, and transmission across devices.
By Magnus Thordarson , 4/22/2014
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NASA Tests Technologies For Deep Space Exploration
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
An oxygen recycling system, optical communications, and a deep space atomic clock top the space agency's list of priorities.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 4/17/2014
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Google Has Plans For Titan Drones
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Titan Aerospace's drones are expected to help deliver Internet connectivity to remote regions.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/15/2014
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Google Glass Tested For Air Force Jumps
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
Air Force pilot tests Google's wearable technology for pararescue jumpers and other battlefield operations.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 4/14/2014
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Amazon Plans 3D Phone: Report
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Amazon phone capable of displaying images in three dimensions could ship this fall.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/12/2014
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Google Glass Goes Public
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Google Glass Explorer Program will be open to US-based adults on tax day.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/12/2014
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Apple V. Samsung: More Secrets Emerge
Eric Zeman,
News
Ongoing $2.2 billion patent case surfaces internal discussions and decisions around marketing today's best-known smartphones.
By Eric Zeman , 4/9/2014
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IBM Expands MobileFirst Consulting Services
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
IBM adds infrastructure-consulting, app-platform-management, and device-procurement services to its mobility services portfolio.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/8/2014
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Federal Health Agencies Aim To Cut Red Tape
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
The FDA, ONC, and FCC release proposal to clarify oversight of health IT, reduce patient risk, and empower innovation.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 4/4/2014
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US Unveils Super-Accurate Atomic Clock
William Jackson, Technology Writer
News
NIST's new F2 cesium fountain clock, three times more accurate than the previous clock, improves reliability for communications networks and positioning systems that depend on precise timing.
By William Jackson Technology Writer, 4/4/2014
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White House Selfie Caps Samsung's Busy Week
Eric Zeman,
News
Samsung tangled with Apple, drew ire from the White House, and still managed to introduce new smartphones and tablets.
By Eric Zeman , 4/4/2014
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How Apps Won The Mobile Web
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
The web might be the dominant platform of our time, but more people than ever prefer to experience it through Google and iOS mobile apps.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/3/2014
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Net Neutrality Debate Driven By Fear Of Change
Esmeralda Swartz, CMO, MetraTech
Commentary
The hope is that competition will work where regulation has not, but the fear is that there just isn't enough competition.
By Esmeralda Swartz CMO, MetraTech, 4/3/2014
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Feds Need Next-Gen Work Environments
Tom Simmons, Area Vice President - Public Sector,  Citrix Systems
Commentary
Flexible workspaces and top-of-the-line mobile technology are essential to federal agencies' ability to reduce costs and attract top talent.
By Tom Simmons Area Vice President - Public Sector, Citrix Systems, 4/1/2014
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Gmail Marks 10th Anniversary With Shareable Selfies
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Google launches its 7th Gmail-based April Fool's Day stunt, but this one is not a joke.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/1/2014
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Adobe Updates Mobile App Development Software
Patience Wait,
News
Adobe Experience Manager aims to make it easier for government agencies and other organizations to turn Web pages into mobile apps.
By Patience Wait , 3/31/2014
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Apple, Samsung Patent Slugfest Returns To Courthouse
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple wants Samsung to pony up $40 per smartphone for patents. Will the strategy backfire?
By Eric Zeman , 3/31/2014
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Sony Reveals 'Digital Paper' Tablet
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Sony sees Digital Paper, to ship in May, as a way to get paper-based processes out of legal, education, and government organizations.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 3/31/2014
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NASA Solicits Concepts For Asteroid-Capture Mission
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
Asteroid initiative could be first step to sending humans to Mars, NASA says.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 3/31/2014
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