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Philippa Warr / Wired.co.uk:
Microsoft ‘developing’ virtual reality hardware for Xbox   —  Xbox is thought to be developing virtual reality hardware of its own according to a source of the Wall Street Journal.  —  Apparently virtual reality tech is being developed alongside augmented reality devices in relation to the Xbox.
Mar 18, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Katie Collins / Wired.co.uk:
Huawei cracks tablet design with MediaPad X1 and M1 (hands-on) … Huawei is the first to admit that it's late to the tablet game, but at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, it's got too brand new offerings: the 8-inch MediaPad M1 and the 7-inch MediaPad X1.
Feb 23, 2014, 9:35 AMIn context
David Rowan / Wired.co.uk:
WhatsApp: The inside story   —  When he was living on welfare, Jan Koum's family collected food stamps a couple of blocks from the unmarked Mountain View office that now houses his messaging company, WhatsApp.  An émigré at 16 from Communist Ukraine — where phones were routinely tapped …
Feb 19, 2014, 7:30 PMIn context
Philippa Warr / Wired.co.uk:
GOG's managing director: ‘Gamer resistance to DRM is stronger than ever’   —  Digital games distribution site GOG (Good Old Games) has spent the last five years offering classic videogame titles DRM-free to its customers.  Earlier in 2013 the site launched an indie publishing …
Jan 1, 2014, 10:40 PMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
You can't beat politics with technology, says Pirate Bay cofounder Peter Sunde   —  Pirate Bay cofounder Peter Sunde spoke to Wired.co.uk about the problems with the file-sharing website in its current form, the “imminent death” of peer-to-peer and the centralised services that leave us open to NSA surveillance.
Nov 19, 2013, 5:45 AMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
MIT researchers develop InForm, a shape-shifting display surface … A research team from MIT's Tangible Media Group has developed InForm, a dynamic shape display that can shape shift to render 3D content physically.  —  The surface is made up of around 1000 pins — long, vertically assembled square sticks arranged in a square grid.
Nov 14, 2013, 11:10 PMIn context
Chris Baraniuk / Wired.co.uk:
'We still don't encrypt server-to-server data' admits Microsoft to EU Committee   —  A senior Microsoft executive has told a European parliamentary committee that the company does not encrypt its server-to-server data communications.  —  Dorothee Belz, EMEA VP for Legal and Corporate Affairs …
Nov 14, 2013, 2:40 PMIn context
Olivia Solon / Wired.co.uk:
Monotype partners with Google to release typographic experimentation tool   —  Typeface provider Monotype has partnered with Google to launch a free public version of Monotypes's typographic experimentation app Typecast, which can now be accessed through Google Fonts.
Nov 1, 2013, 10:50 AMIn context
Kadhim Shubber / Wired.co.uk:
ISPs to include porn filters as standard in UK by 2014   —  Parental filters for pornographic content will come as a default setting for all homes in the UK by the end of 2013, says David Cameron's special advisor on preventing the sexualisation and commercialisation of childhood, Claire Perry MP.
Jun 17, 2013, 5:20 AMIn context
Ian Steadman / Wired.co.uk:
Study: 45 percent of Bitcoin exchanges end up closing … A study of the Bitcoin exchange industry has found that 45 percent of exchanges fail, taking their users' money with them.  Those that survive are the ones that handle the most traffic — but they are also the exchanges that suffer the greatest number of cyber attacks.
Apr 28, 2013, 5:00 AMIn context

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