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Corporations that support Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) face boycotts for censoring internet

Censorship Stop online piracy act

Corporations are facing heavy boycotts after social media sites went into an uproar over the list of companies that put their support in for the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA). Here's the full list of corporations that support SOPA.

Google logo becomes microchip to honor Robert Noyce

Google Microchip Robert Noyce

Today, Google.com honors Robert Noyce for his birthday by changing its logo to a microchip. Robert Noyce, co-founder of Intel and one of the inventors of the integrated circuit or microchip. His ideas and inventions are the reason for much of our computer technology advances today.

University of Tel-Aviv shows Quantum Superconductors Levitating

Flux Pinning Superconductors

An impressive demonstration by the University of Tel-Aviv as the ASTC (Association of Science-Technology Centers) records the demonstration of liquid nitrogen cooled superconductors levitating an object in suspended animation over tracks, allowing a frictionless path for the object to travel.

NASA Announces Design for New Deep Space Exploration System

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NASA has created a brand new design for a heavy-lift launch vehicle. The Space Launch System (SLS) will be designed to carry the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle.

The newest cutting edge technology from the Constellation and Space Shuttle programs will be used for the new system. Flight tests are scheduled to begin in 2017.

HTC to release a Facebook Phone

HTC Android Facebook phone

The HTC 4G Android Phone series has been the main focus of most press related to HTC; however, HTC recently shook up the constant news regarding the Sensation 4G and Thunderbolt 4G by stating that it will be releasing a phone just for Facebook.

US Military purchased 59,000 counterfeit microchips from China

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In 2010, Washington unveiled charges against a corporation that had sold them 59,000 counterfeit microchips for use in the US military. The chips were manufactured in China.

Become a Third Party App Entrepreneur with OSS

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The success of the open source software movement is pretty indicative of a larger swing in the favor of independent content creators over industry giants like Apple and Google.

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