The inventor of Second Life has spent 15 years chasing the dream of living in virtual space. Can his new company finally give virtual worlds mass-market appeal?
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The disparity between the rich and everyone else is larger than ever in the United States and increasing in much of Europe. Why?
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A security startup called Illumio launching today has already signed up Yahoo and other large companies that need new ways to protect their data centers.
Google says using a small USB stick to vouch for your identity is more secure than either a password or conventional two-factor authentication.
Connected home devices such as thermostats, lamps, and blinds could be easier to manage if they responded to voice commands.
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