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ARM's Cortex-A32 set to usher in a new generation of Raspberry Pi-alikes

ARM has revealed a new design for an ultra-compact processor core which is aimed at wearables, the Internet of Things, and the likes of tiny computers which have become very popular in recent times.There are a lot of Raspberry Pi-alikes around these days, and the new Cortex-A32 could well usher in more efficient and perhaps…
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The science of magic: how tricks are changing real-life research

The inaugural conference on the Science of Magic reveals that the study of magic is not fiction from Harry Potter -- a character mentioned just once in the day, and sarcastically -- but an actual research tool, studied in the pursuit of knowledge about perception, belief and even political leanings.The inaugural conference on the Science…
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Hands-on review: MWC 2016: Alcatel Idol 4S

The Alcatel Idol 4S – apart from that moniker sounding a little late, given that was everywhere four years ago – is a quietly impressive phone with high-end specs but a lower price.For years, Alcatel has been bringing out phones with a decent spec at a low price... but not overly successfully, as the user…
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