Amazon's lack of income tax paid has become an 'uncomfortable question'

Amazon has shown no sign of slowing down in recent years, expanding into areas such as cloud computing, logistics and most recently, firmly entrenching itself in the $800 billion grocery market with its acquisition of Whole Foods.

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Dr. robot could conduct your next surgery

Scientists have shown the first use of autonomous robots to conduct bowel surgery under supervision, paving the way for robots one day taking the lead in the operating room.

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Photos You Can Refocus After You Shoot, Plus More Great Camera Tech

There were fewer digital point-and-shoot or advanced cameras shown at CES this year than the past—but some of them were extremely innovative.

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Tim Cook highlights iPad's key role in Apple ecosystem as investors shrug

Article Image In response to sliding iPad sales, investors on Wall Street have shown little interest in the market leading tablet. Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook took offense to that this week.

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Apple localizes 'Trash' to 'Rubbish' in iOS 9, promotes Apple Watch with a 'rickroll'

Article Image Apple’s legendary attention to detail is sometimes shown in small and fun ways, such as Mail’s “Trash” folder being renamed “Rubbish” in some countries, or an Apple Watch support page referencing a popular Internet meme.

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There are secret cell towers in London that fool phones into giving up private call data

In a report published by Sky News, evidence is shown that fake cell towers are being used in London, which have the ability to eavesdrop on calls and collect additional communications data.

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Uber's first-ever public acquisition of maps firm deCarta to lessen reliance on Apple, Google

Ridesharing startup Uber has finally shown its hand in the mergers and acquisitions market, picking up small navigation and geospatial services firm deCarta in a move that some say is designed to help Uber lessen its dependence on mapping services from Apple and Google.



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Apple offers closer look at Campus 2 as the City of Cupertino ponders diversification

Apple’s spaceship-like Campus 2 project was shown from a new angle Wednesday as the company allowed members of the media on-site, while Cupertino leaders have begun to reconsider ways to diversify the city’s Apple-dominated tax base.



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Hacker clones a politician’s fingerprint using normal, long-distance public photos

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A member of the Chaos Computer Club has shown that it’s possible to reproduce someone’s fingerprint, and thus break into systems protected by biometric fingerprint scanners, using just a photo of someone’s finger. In this case, the member of the CCC managed to get the fingerprint of Germany’s defense minister Ursula von der Leyen from a photo taken a press conference — which, if the German government uses biometric access control systems, could be a bit of a security breach.

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BlackBerry finally announces the Passport, and it’s coming to America soon

BlackBerry has finally shown off the Passport smartphone, a device described as “iconic” by CEO John Chen. The post BlackBerry finally announces the Passport, and it’s coming to America soon appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Rear shell for 5.5" 'iPhone 6' allegedly shown, measured in new video

A rear shell said to be destined for Apple’s anticipated 5.5-inch iPhone was shown off Monday in a new video, with a ruler placed alongside suggesting that previously leaked dimensions of the still-unannounced handset could be legitimate.



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OS X Yosemite first look video: Handoff

One of the more exciting features shown off at this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference was Handoff, a piece of technology that lets OS X Yosemite recognize what a user is doing in an iOS 8 app and seamlessly transfer that action to Mac.



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Future Apple docks could feature self retracting connectors to prevent breakage

Apple has shown interest in building a docking station for devices like the iPhone and iPad that would retract the connector when the “iDevice” is being removed, preventing damage to both the dock and the device.



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Apple Campus 2 planning video touted green efforts to create the "office of the future"

A video detailing Apple’s new Campus 2 project, first shown at city planning commission meeting in October, has been published for everyone else to view in a higher quality version.



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