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  • Hopkins breaks world champ record
    By on March 10, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    At 48, Bernard Hopkins beats Tavoris Cloud and breaks his own record as the oldest man to win a world title.


  • SXSW: Elon Musk Talks Reusable Rockets, Tesla Controversy
    By on March 10, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    Nerval’s Lobster writes “Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors, took the keynote stage at this year’s SXSW to talk about everything from space exploration to electric cars. Joining him onstage to ask questions was Chris Anderson, the former Wired editor and co-founder of 3DRobotics. Musk used his keynote discussion to show off a video of a rocket test, which he said had taken place earlier that week. In the video, a ten-story rocket takes off (more…)

  • VIDEO: Mourinho praise for Man Utd players
    By on March 5, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho says “the best team lost” after his side knock Manchester United out of the Champions league.


  • 0install Reaches 2.0
    By on March 5, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    tal197 writes “Zero Install, the decentralized cross-platform software installation system, announced 0install 2.0 today after 2 years in development. 0install allows authors to publish directly from their own web-sites, while supporting familiar features such as shared libraries, automatic updates, dependency handling and digital signatures. With more than one thousand packages now available, is this finally a viable platform?”

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  • New Bill Would Require Patent Trolls To Pay Defendants’ Attorneys
    By on March 1, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    Zordak writes “According to Law 360, H.R. 845, the ‘Saving High-Tech Innovators from Egregious Legal Disputes’ (SHIELD) Act of 2013 would require non-practicing entities that lose in patent litigation to pay the full legal costs of accused infringers. The new bill (PDF) would define a ‘non-practicing entity’ as a plaintiff that is neither the original inventor or assignee of a patent, and that has not made its own ‘substantial investment in exploiting (more…)