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UAVs prowl the skies over Iraq and along the border of Mexico--and they might soon fly more widely in U.S. airspace.
A small team from the University of Queensland Australia successfully launches its second rocket in five days.
Billed as an e-mail client, Microsoft's desktop software offers more than just a way to read e-mail.
The Intel-powered Community PC is part of an effort to extend technology access to remote communities.
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