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Ukraine's Yanukovich to hold talks on political crisis
KIEV (Reuters) - President Viktor Yanukovich, facing mass protests calling for his resignation, will hold talks on Friday on finding a way out of a political crisis that is weighing on Ukraine's weak economy.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan should embrace nuclear power as an "important and fundamental" energy source, a government panel said on Friday, in advice that looks almost certain to be accepted, despite widespread anti-nuclear feeling after the Fukushima disaster.
BEIJING (Reuters) - Senior U.S. and Chinese officials will hold annual trade talks in Beijing next week, China's Foreign Ministry said on Friday, as the world's two largest economies try to iron out an array of long-held tensions.
SANAA (Reuters) - On January 23, science teacher Ali Nasser al-Qawli had finished supervising school exams in the Yemeni village of Khawlan and was enjoying an afternoon with friends when he encountered the strangers.
Check Out The Virtual Reality Headset That Just Raised $75 Million In Funding
Virtual reality just got a huge boost towards becoming a mainstream technology.
Sean Hollister at The Verge reports that Oculus, the maker of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, just raised $75 million in funding in a large Series B funding round led by venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz.
There's a mountain of money at stake as online and offline video consumption shifts to smartphones and tablets.
The pay and broadcast TV industries, music labels, Hollywood studios, big tech companies, and major advertisers all have to keep a close eye on this trend.
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One of the most important people in the world of robotics isn't a conventional roboticist at all, but a science fiction author.
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As such, we're taking a look back at the biggest flops in consumer technology for the year.
We've done this annually. It's interesting to see which companies are getting better at reigning in poor products, and which aren't.
This year, Google had prac
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Comedian criticises The Office in rambling speech that also takes potshots at Will Ferrell, Channel 4 and TV commissionersThe low point of last night's live British Comedy awards ceremony for Monkey? It has to be the ending, when – as host Jonathan Ross, who was bizarrely competing with himsel
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A seasonal selection of new (and not so new) books about language that are anything but dullBooks about English fall into various categories, mostly offputting ones: the academic, rarely of much interest, and often incomprehensible, to the general reader; the lament for a (mythical) golden age "when