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Video Feature: Design Gains Importance as Devices Get More Personal by MOLLY WOOD

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By MOLLY WOOD

Experts say it’s not enough for a smartphone or other gadget to have all the software bells and whistles, it must also look and feel good.

Published: March 18, 2015 at 06:00PM

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Former Employee Sues Facebook for Sex and Race Discrimination by VINDU GOEL

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By VINDU GOEL

Chia Hong, a woman of Taiwanese descent, claimed that during her three years working for the social network, she faced discrimination, harassment and retaliation and was unfairly fired.

Published: March 17, 2015 at 06:00PM

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Microsoft Backs Further Away From Selling Software by NICK WINGFIELD

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By NICK WINGFIELD

Microsoft’s move to make Windows 10 upgrades free in China echoes a shift at the company and the software industry’s around the world. The days of charging customers for an operating system are slowly coming to an end, piece by piece.

Published: March 17, 2015 at 06:00PM

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Google Filed A Patent For A Wearable To Zap Cancer

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Google Filed A Patent For A Wearable To Zap Cancer
The magnetic particles, activated by a smart wristband, would attack cancer cells and pathogens linked to other diseases.

March 18, 2015 at 10:30PM
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M 5.2 – 221km ENE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia

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DYFI? – I

Time
2015-03-19 03:15:26 UTC
2015-03-19 14:15:26 +11:00 at epicenter
Location
53.511°N 161.871°E
Depth
40.01 km (24.86 mi)

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La NASA detecta misteriosas nubes de polvo en Marte

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La sonda Maven, que entró en la órbita de Marte el año pasado, también detectó auroras boreales en el hemisferio norte del planeta rojo

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Capturing the Night in Digital Photos, Spectacularly by FARHAD MANJOO

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By FARHAD MANJOO

A photographer shows how improvements in camera sensors and software and in postproduction software have made it possible to take excellent photos at night.

Published: March 18, 2015 at 06:00PM

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