James Damore sues Google, claims tech giant discriminates against white conservative men

James Damore, the former Google employee who was fired for writing a memo criticizing the firm for pushing diversity, has filed a class action lawsuit against the tech giant.

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First look: Boogie Board Jot 8.5 eWriter, an iOS-connected writing tablet

Boogie Board on Thursday announced a new version of their popular writing tablet, and for the first time, announced an accompanying iOS app that allows users to quickly sync their notes with their iPhone’s camera.

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Livescribe debuts note-taking, audio-recording Echo Smartpen 8GB Pro Edition

Livescribe on Tuesday added a new model to its digital writing tool lineup in the Echo Smartpen 8GB Pro Edition, an all-in-one system for digitizing handwritten notes, synchronizing recorded audio and transferring it all to Mac for review and sharing.

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Microsoft writes off $7.6 billion Nokia purchase, cuts 7800 jobs

Microsoft headquarters
Microsoft has just announced that its writing off its entire Nokia purchase and laying off nearly 8000 people. Nokia, at least as it used to exist, is effectively dead.

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Samsung seeks rehearing of appeal over $400M patent infringement ruling

Writing the next chapter of an ongoing feud with Apple, Samsung on Wednesday petitioned for a rehearing of a recent U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that upheld nearly $400 million in damages for infringing Apple design patents.

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Robot takes on ancient ritual of Torah writing in museum installation

It’s a complicated process that requires meticulous attention to detail – Torah writing is an activity that has traditionally been performed by a Sofer, a specially trained scribe over the centuries. Considered a highly sacred act, Torah writing has now come into contact with the mechanized 21st century thanks to “bios [torah]” an installation that just ran at the Jewish Museum in Berlin from artist group robotlab.

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Embracing a wireless future: What it's like to use Apple's 12" MacBook as your main computer

In writing our review for Apple’s impressive new 12-inch MacBook, the reality of using the ultraportable notebook didn’t fully set in until I realized I couldn’t actually finish the publication of said review without turning to my MacBook Pro.

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