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The path to a wearable future lies in academia

- For a glimpse of what is, what might have been and what may lie ahead in wearable devices, look beyond branded tech and Silicon Valley start-ups to the messy labs, dry papers and solemn conferences of academia.

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TomTom CEO says its maps destined for use in self-driving cars

AMSTERDAM - Dutch navigation company TomTom aims to become a main provider of technology for self-driving cars as it charts its way back to success after seven lean years, chief executive Harold Goddijn said.

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Samsung, Marvel use virtual reality for 'Avenger' movie ads

- Samsung and Walt Disney's Marvel introduced a marketing campaign that uses virtual reality to promote "Avengers: Age of Ultron" as more studios look to the new technology to push movies.

Entertainment, 4:58pm EDT

German prosecutors launch investigation of spying charges

BERLIN - Germany's top public prosecutor will look into accusations that the country's BND foreign intelligence agency violated laws by helping the United States spy on officials and firms in Europe, including Airbus group, the federal prosecutors office said.

World, Germany 03 May 2015

LinkedIn follows Twitter, shocks social media investors

- Another day, another shock for investors in social media stocks.

01 May 2015

Bid to end mass collection of phone data advances in Congress

WASHINGTON - A bill to end spy agencies' bulk collection of Americans' telephone data advanced in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, setting up a potential showdown over the program, which expires on June 1.

Politics 30 Apr 2015