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Martyn Williams
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A story and video on the little-known X-37B. A fascinating USAF reusable space plane.
A little-known U.S. space plane quietly broke its own space endurance record this week as its current unmanned mission surpassed 469 days in space. Much of the information about the X-37B and its mission is classified, but the little that is public points to it being a development vehicle for new Air Force space capabilities while serving a secondary role for the U.S. military and intelligence community as a testbed for new space-based surveill...
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So, it turns out aliens didn't create those crop circles in Salinas, CA, last week: 
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The room was set for about 200 people. Six reporters showed up ... it was the most sparsely attended news conference I have been to in a long time.
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Fascinating! However, I suspect the former soviet republics have better records than would any six California states in getting along ;-)
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Blackberry is turning to Foxconn, the world’s largest contract manufacturer of electronics, to jointly develop and produce some models of handset, the two companies said on Friday.
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North Korea's ambassador to the UN held a Q&A on Friday. There was plenty of questioning and no answer. Instead, he offered correspondents advice.

http://www.northkoreatech.org/2014/01/26/dprk-un-ambassador-takes-questions-gives-advice/
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+Frank Feinstein has been making friends on both sides of the Korean border ... Getting his site blocked by South Korea's censors and getting the entire country of New Zealand blocked from accessing North Korean websites!
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  • IDG News Service
    Senior Correspondent, 2012 - present
  • Stanford University
    John S. Knight Journalism Fellow, 2011 - 2012
  • IDG News Service
    Tokyo Bureau Chief, 1999 - 2011
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    Japan Correspondent, 1994 - 1999
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    Japan Correspondent, 1997 - 1999
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Senior correspondent for IDG News Service based in San Francisco. I cover the mobile telecommunications industry and Silicon Valley  in text and video for IDG magazines including PC World, Macworld and Computerworld. Last year I was a Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. I also run northkoreatech.org, a site devoted to IT in the DPRK.
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