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Oil boost could help ECB medicine work

Is the spectre of deflation finally being lifted from Europe’s economy, still struggling to get on its feet after the economic crisis? Consumer prices in the 19-member euro zone halted their slide in March, the EU’s statistics agency said on Thursday. Add to that an emerging consensus that oil prices may have bottomed out and could even rise… Read More »

US Judge in Boston Ordered Apple to Help Law Enforcement Examine iPhone

A US magistrate judge in Boston ordered Apple Inc to assist law enforcement officers in examining the iPhone of an alleged gang member, according to a February 1 court filing unsealed on Friday that is no longer binding. “Reasonable technical assistance consists of, to the extent possible, extracting data from the device, copying the data from the device… Read More »

Virtual reality to help battle heroin addiction

Addicts, in a new study at the University of Houston, will strap on virtual reality headsets and navigate a “heroin cave” to help them try and kick their addictions. Researchers are looking to see if making their way through a simulated house party crammed with stimuli aimed at evoking cravings for the drug will help better equip those… Read More »