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Motion sensors allow users to control the screen of a device without having to touch it.

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Motion sensors allow users to control the screen of a device without having to touch it.

How an Old Russian Invention Inspired STMicro’s Hover Screen

It’s the latest in mobile technology, inspired by an invention nearly a hundred years ago. At this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona,  chipmaker STMicroelectronics is showcasing screen technology that works by just hovering your hand a few inches away from the...

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A series of tubes at Terremark's Miami headquarters, where undersea Internet cables emerge from the Atlantic and connect to the rest of the country.

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A series of tubes at Terremark's Miami headquarters, where undersea Internet cables emerge from the Atlantic and connect to the rest of the country.

Deep-Sea History for Alcatel-Lucent’s Submarine Cable Unit

It’s time for investors to hit the history books. A 150 year-old business with more than 300,000 miles of cable laid at the bottom of the ocean may be about to change hands, as Alcatel-Lucent’s undersea telecommunications cable business attracts...

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